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by Bevis Hillier


Bevis Hillier first enlightened the world about the Art Deco movement in his definitive volume of 1968: now he adds to the strength of that fine work by joining with co-author Stephen Escritt to create probably the most complete discussion of the fascinating and important movement that.

Bevis Hillier first enlightened the world about the Art Deco movement in his definitive volume of 1968: now he adds to the strength of that fine work by joining with co-author Stephen Escritt to create probably the most complete discussion of the fascinating and important movement that influenced all of the arts in the 1920s and 1930s. Art Deco is a term applied to the reactionary period of reducing all decor to essentials in the wake of the devastation of World War I. The concept was to simplify all forms of design to geometric principals, doing away with unnecessary filigree and flotsam and.

Bevis Hillier first enlightened the world about the Art Deco movement in his definitive volume of 1968: now he adds to the strength of that fine work by joining with co-author Stephen Escritt to create probably the most complete discussion of the fascinating and important movement that.

A catalogue of selected Art Deco works, on exhibition at the Minneapolis Institute, includes an essay on the merits of this controversial . Never settle for less.

A catalogue of selected Art Deco works, on exhibition at the Minneapolis Institute, includes an essay on the merits of this controversial style.

A great reference book for artist/designers. This timeless masterpiece is a great example of the art deco world. I loved reading and looking through it and it shows. Great examples, graphics and illustrations. A must have for the Art Deco enthusiast. You don't have to live in Miami to enjoy this book.

Bevis Hillier (born 28 March 1940) is an English art historian, author and journalist. He has written on Art Deco, and also a biography of Sir John Betjeman. Hillier was born in Redhill, Surrey, where the family lived at 27, Whitepost Hill. His father was Jack Hillier, an authority and author on Japanese art; his mother, Mary Louise (née Palmer), was an authority on wax dolls and automata.

1968 book Art Deco of the 20s and 30s.

1968 book Art Deco of the 20s and 30. .In the summer of 1969, Hillier conceived organizing an exhibition called Art Deco at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, which took place from July to September 1971 Sources. The structure of Art Deco is based on mathematical geometric shapes.

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World of Art Deco epub download

ISBN13: 978-0289702161

ISBN: 028970216X

Author: Bevis Hillier

Category: Arts and Photo

Subcategory: History & Criticism

Language: English

Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd (February 1973)

Pages: 224 pages

ePUB size: 1512 kb

FB2 size: 1904 kb

Rating: 4.2

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