The Resource Publishing the fine and applied arts, 1500-2000, edited by Robin Myers, Michael Harris and Giles Mandelbrote

Publishing the fine and applied arts, 1500-2000, edited by Robin Myers, Michael Harris and Giles Mandelbrote

Label
Publishing the fine and applied arts, 1500-2000
Title
Publishing the fine and applied arts, 1500-2000
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robin Myers, Michael Harris and Giles Mandelbrote
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Illustrated collection of eight essays examining the relationship between print and art from the sixteenth through the twentieth century. Explores the role of the book trade in the dissemination of artistic theory, fashion, and practice, and the influence of aesthetic trends on book design. Part of the Publishing Pathways series"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
070.5094
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
Z291.4
LC item number
.C66 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Publishing pathways
Label
Publishing the fine and applied arts, 1500-2000, edited by Robin Myers, Michael Harris and Giles Mandelbrote
Publication
Note
"All but one of the essays in this collection are based on papers given at the 31st annual conference on book trade history, held at the Foundling Museum in Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, on 29 and 30 November 2009"--Acknowledgements
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
It's pretty, but is it art? / Mirjam Foot -- Metal-cut border ornaments in Parisian-printed books of hours as design sources for sixteenth-century English works of art / Malcolm Jones -- Publishing Palladio in England, 1650-1750 / Charles Hind -- The young-mans time well spent : learning to draw from a master / Meghan Doherty -- Building a library : evidence from Sir John Soane's archive / Susan Palmer -- Colour printing and design reform : Owen Jones and the birth of chromolithography / Abraham Thomas -- Art publishing and the leisure market, from the 1840s to the 1870s / Rowan Watson -- The art collector and the catalogue from the early 1620s to the early 2000s / Charles Sebag-Montefiore
Control code
2012003887
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 194 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781584562993
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
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