The popularity of Japanese comics ("manga") remains wildly popular, with more and more fans turning becoming interested in learning how to create manga's dynamic characters themselves. Drawing Action...
Now that readers have been enchanted with the Golden Age of American comics as presented in Michael Chabon's Pulitzer Prize- winning best-seller The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, isn't it time
This publication presents 139 drawings and 3 prints from a recently rediscovered portion of the Koenigs Collection--one of the worldis most important pre-war private collections of drawings, assembled in 1920-1930 by the
Direct from notebooks kept in Sottsass's personal archives, here is a rare look at a master's design process: 700 Sottsass drawings spanning a rich career in design and architecture from 1936 to
In a dialogue across time and continents, the figurative works of contemporary Japanese sculptor Katsura Funakoshi (born 1951) and Ernst Barlach (1870-1938), one of the masters of German Expressionism, meet in this
The first volume of the catalogue raisonn© comprises 1236 works from all periods of Vasily Kandinsky's career. It begins with an addendum of fifteen watercolors and two oil-paintings, which were not included
This beautiful book presents highlights from the collection of Maida and George Abrams, arguably the finest private collection of Dutch seventeenth-century drawings in the world. The works range from studies by renowned
Dutch artist Lily van der Stokker here develops an installation for the Ludwig Museum which combines murals and furniture while musing on our relationship to architecture and the narrative character of an
This beautiful volume publishes the 59 most important master drawings, each reproduced in rich duotone and accompanied by a comprehensive essay.
A practical reference for fashion and business professionals who want to make the most of their personal fashion image. Focuses on 12 distinct strategies for developing your own personal style, including colors,
Robert Lehman was a member of the first generation of American collectors to embrace what we call modern art. This lavishly illustrated volume catalogues 207 nineteenth- and twentieth-century European drawings that are
Records Renaudo's formidable production with detailed information for the collector.
Detailed images — taken from rare sources — depict primitive canoes, a Roman galley, ship figureheads, naval battles, dock scenes, lighthouses, pirate ships, steam-powered battleships, and a wealth of other subjects. Brief
Classification and qualification seem almost to be the enemy of artistic endeavour. Yet in The Natural History of Vedovamazzei, the curator Mirta D'Argenzio has produced an elliptical collation of the artists' ideas
The important collection of Italian Renaissance drawings in Sir John Soane's Museum, London has for many years remained one of the hidden treasures of the Museum. Fully illustrated throughout, the subjects discussed
Filled with 1,000 inventive patterns and a variety of styles and techniques, this handbook is simply perfect for creating authentic Celtic designs. Its combination of tried-and-true drawing methods, detailed templates, and easy-to-follow