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Eric Ravilious : artist & designer

Author: Alan Powers
Publisher: Farnham : Lund Humphries, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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More popular than ever, the work of Eric Ravilious (1903-42) is rooted in the landscape of mid-20th-century England. This new survey of his work by Alan Powers, the established authority on Ravilious, is the first to provide a comprehensive overview of his art in all media - watercolour, illustration, printmaking, graphic design, textiles and ceramics - and positions Ravilious firmly as a major figure in the history  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Eric William Ravilious; Eric William / 1903-1942 / Criticism and interpretation Ravilious; Eric William Ravilious; Eric William Ravilious; Eric William Ravilious
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Powers
ISBN: 9781848221116 1848221118
OCLC Number: 857110279
Description: 216 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm
Contents: Preface --
The formation of an artist ... 'Slightly somewhere else' --
Books and prints ... 'A clear mental image' --
Paintings in watercolour ... 'Distilled out of ordinary experience' --
Eric Ravilious and design ... 'Frankly and happily ornamental' --
The war through artists' eyes ... 'Refreshing acutely seen vision' --
Conclusion: English Eden with 'A biting edge' --
Notes --
Chronology --
Public collections --
Select exhibitions --
Bibliography --
Acknowledgements --
Image credits --
Index.
Responsibility: Alan Powers.
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More popular than ever, the work of Eric Ravilious (1903-42) is rooted in the landscape of mid-20th-century England. This new survey of his work by Alan Powers, the established authority on  Read more...

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