WorldCat Identities

Visual Publications

Overview
Works: 938 works in 1,236 publications in 1 language and 1,308 library holdings
Genres: History  Slides 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: QC495, 701
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Most widely held works by Visual Publications
Architecture in the 20th century by John Donat( Visual )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survey of international 20th century architecture
The Language of colour by John S Beswick( Visual )

6 editions published between 1969 and 1978 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how imaginative graphics can be one of the most effective modes of expression. Styles are studied, the development and projection of ideas are examined and interesting developments in graphic design from the past hundred years to the present are discussed
Viewing graphics( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the graphic arts with designs from a variety of sources and countries, showing how words and ideas can be expressed through prints, fabrics, posters, stamps, signs, book illustrations, cartoons, and other forms
Colour is light( Visual )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compares sunlight, iridescence, and white light and explains the use of colored light
Out of clay a study of ceramics( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Moore: looking at his work with Philip James by Henry Moore( Visual )

5 editions published between 1969 and 1975 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Moore expresses his feelings about his life and work as he shows his color transparencies of his works. Presents an interview with art historian Philip James who discusses the life, aspirations, and genius of Henry Moore
Light, form, and colour( Visual )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines color glow and directional lighting, colors in shadows and on form, and how color modifies form
Along these lines by James Bradley( Visual )

2 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring photography by Michael Langford( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how photography was born out of a synthesis of physics and chemistry and presented to the art world
Drama( Visual )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Land between the rivers by C. W. E Peckett( Visual )

2 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses photographs, drawings, paintings, museum pieces, and maps to illustrate civilization in ancient Mesopotamia. Shows how it contributed to the shaping of modern civilization through the writings of Greeks and Hebrews and the findings of archaeologists
A Miscellany of illustrations from gift-books, annuals, magazines, and children's books between 1850 and 1930( Visual )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows changes in graphic illustration of children's books and magazines which occurred between the 1850's and the 1920's through the use of new methods of printing
Weathering by Ruth Way( Visual )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows weathering and surface erosion and examines the influence of climate. With captions
Prehistoric art by Jacquetta Hawkes( Visual )

6 editions published in 1965 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes artifacts and carvings in low relief of the Palaeolithic, or "Old Stone" Age of human culture, which lasted about a million years, and arts and crafts of the Neolithic age, including paintings and engravings
Modern painting by Anthony Bertram( Visual )

6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces "modern" art, primarily painting, through its various manifestations from the Neo-Impressionists of the late 1800's to Jackson Pollock working up to 1956. Stresses the parallels between a diverse, complex and disintegrated artistic expression and the society which engenders it
The Elizabethan dream( Visual )

2 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents examples of art, painting, and other artifacts which reflect the aspirations of the Elizabethan period
The Bauhaus and modern architecture( Visual )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the effect of the Bauhaus movement on modern architecture
The Bauhaus( Visual )

2 editions published between 1970 and 1975 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Central in the concern of the Bauhaus was the creation of articulate designer, complete masters of their own crafts, dedicated to the furtherance of the unity of the arts in terms of a new architecture
The History of Western art. Section 3 : Egyptian art by Visual Publications( Visual )

2 editions published in 1964 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van Gogh by Vincent van Gogh( Visual )

5 editions published between 1969 and 1990 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the life and work of Van Gogh, examining the influences which affected him and showing how his work has influenced subsequent artists
 
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