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Designa : technical secrets of the traditional visual arts / [edited by John Martineau].

Martineau, John, (editor.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Summary:

"From the geometric patterns of Islamic art and design to the swirling floral motifs of Celtic art, Designa brings together six elegant and insightful short volumes from the Wooden Books series on art and design including Islamic Design, Celtic Pattern, Curves, The Golden Section, Symmetry, and Perspective. Lavishly illustrated with engravings, woodcuts, and original drawings and diagrams, Designa will inspire readers of all ages to take an interest in the interconnected knowledge of art and design from different cultures throughout the world"--Amazon.com.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Columbia Gorge Community College Library 745.401 MARTI 2014 (Text) 39705000053073 New Book Shelf Book None 06/16/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781620406595
  • ISBN: 1620406594
  • Physical Description: 410 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury : [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Celtic art / Adam Tetlow -- Islamic design / David Sutton -- Curves / Lisa DeLong -- Perspective / Phoebe McNaughton -- Symmetry / David Wade -- The golden section / Scott Olsen.
Summary, etc.:
"From the geometric patterns of Islamic art and design to the swirling floral motifs of Celtic art, Designa brings together six elegant and insightful short volumes from the Wooden Books series on art and design including Islamic Design, Celtic Pattern, Curves, The Golden Section, Symmetry, and Perspective. Lavishly illustrated with engravings, woodcuts, and original drawings and diagrams, Designa will inspire readers of all ages to take an interest in the interconnected knowledge of art and design from different cultures throughout the world"--Amazon.com.
Subject: Graphic arts.

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