Tag Archives: romanticism

Franklin Booth: American Illustrator

Editor: Manuel Auad Publisher: Auad Publishing Date Published: 2005 Pages: 128 Franklin Booth is one of the most important and influential artists of the nineteenth and twentieth centures. He is a true master of the pen and brush and his … Continue reading

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Gothic & Lolita

Photographer: Masayuki Yoshinaga Foreward by: Katsuhiko Ishikawa Publisher: Phaidon Date Published: 2007 Pages: 270 colour photographs, 272 total Size: 6 1/4 x 8 5/8 in From the publishers of ‘Fruits and Fresh Fruits’ comes another installment of the Japanese street fashion compendium. … Continue reading

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She

Author: H. Rider Haggard Publisher: Penguin Dates Published: 1886 Pages: 368 On his twenty-fifth birthday, Leo Vincey opens the silver casket that his father has left to him. It contains a letter recounting the legend of a white sorceress who … Continue reading

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Mucha

Author/Publisher: Unknown Date Published: 2006 Pages: 223 My first contact with Alphonse Mucha was at a very young age, my diary had one of his artworks for the cover. I had always loved his style, yet never knew who the artist … Continue reading

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Romantik

Publisher: Die Gestalten Verlag Date Published: 2006 Pages: 144 Romantik sets out to explore the recent rises of romanticism in the digital art world. The book brings together works from around 40 artists. The artworks are what I would consider … Continue reading

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