WorldCat Identities

Visual Publications

Overview
Works: 945 works in 1,233 publications in 1 language and 1,421 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 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Survey of international 20th century architecture
Viewing graphics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 15 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
The language of colour by John S Beswick ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1969 and 1978 in English and held by 15 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
Colour is light ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compares sunlight, iridescence, ane white light, and explains the use of colored light
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
Out of clay a study of ceramics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and held by 10 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 10 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
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
Modern sculpture by Philip James ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1970 and 1983 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers the history of sculpture over the first half of the 20th century and traces the revolutionary change in sculptors' attitudes to volume, mass and surface. Sculpture consequently developed a new interplay of void and solid, movement and light; it also became increasingly abstract and was projected onto newer and more unusual materials
Prehistoric art by Jacquetta Hawkes ( Visual )
6 editions published in 1965 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examples of Palaeolithic and Neolithic art
Van Gogh by Vincent van Gogh ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1990 in English and held by 8 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
Modern painting by Anthony Bertram ( Visual )
6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 8 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 8 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 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the effect of the Bauhaus movement on modern architecture
The Atlantic and the world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As World War I comes to an end, the U.S. Navy Curtiss Flying Boats emerge as the most likely aircraft to brave the Atlantic crossing. The mighty Atlantic crossing is claimed and now the world crossing was waiting to be conquered. Five years pass, and in 1924, five Douglas World Cruisers depart on a mission to circle the world. Five months later, two planes finish the journey and a major milestone is reached as world flight is achieved
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
Henry Moore: looking at his work with Philip James ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1969 and 1974 in English and held by 8 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
Art in the 70's by Michael McKinnon ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of art trends and events of the 1970's
 
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English (66)