skip to content
Magic pencil : children's book illustration today Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Magic pencil : children's book illustration today

Author: Quentin Blake; Laing Art Gallery.; British Library.
Publisher: [London] : British Council : British Library, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This volume presents the work of thirteen of the top children's book illustrators working today. Each chapter contains a commentary by the illustrator, introducing their work and explaining how they started to illustrate children's books, and shows several original artworks by each illustrator. The introduction reflects on the complexities of providing an illustrative response to the characters and activities of a  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Magic pencil.
[London] : British Council : British Library, ©2002
(OCoLC)606940538
Online version:
Magic pencil.
[London] : British Council : British Library, ©2002
(OCoLC)608552155
Named Person: Angela Barrett; Patrick Benson; Stephen Biesty; Quentin Blake; Raymond Briggs; John Burningham; Emma Chichester Clark; Lauren Child; Sara Fanelli; Michael Foreman; Tony Ross; Posy Simmonds; Charlotte Voake
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Quentin Blake; Laing Art Gallery.; British Library.
ISBN: 0712347704 9780712347709
OCLC Number: 51669501
Notes: "This book is co-published by the British Council and the British Library to accompany the exhibition 'Magic pencil' shown in Britain at Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, 9 May-15 September 2002, The British Library, London, 1 November 2002-31 March 2003"--Title page verso.
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Contents: A certain magic / Joanna Carey --
Interviews with artists / edited by Joanna Carey --
Angela Barrett --
Patrick Benson --
Stephen Biesty --
Quentin Blake --
Raymond Briggs --
John Burningham --
Emma Chichester Clark --
Lauren Child --
Sara Fanelli --
Michael Foreman --
Tony Ross --
Posy Simmonds --
Charlotte Voake.
Responsibility: selected by Quentin Blake.
More information:

Abstract:

This volume presents the work of thirteen of the top children's book illustrators working today. Each chapter contains a commentary by the illustrator, introducing their work and explaining how they started to illustrate children's books, and shows several original artworks by each illustrator. The introduction reflects on the complexities of providing an illustrative response to the characters and activities of a writer. Joanna Carey, formerly Children's Book Editor of The Guardian, contributes an illustrated essay on the history of children's book illustration, from the work of Cruikshank, Ardizonne, and Walter Crane, to the instantly recognizable pictures from Winnie the Pooh and the tales of Beatrix Potter. The illustrators featured are: Angela Barrett, Quentin Blake, Lauren Child, Patrick Benson, Raymond Briggs, Sara Fanelli, Stephen Biesty, John Burningham, Michael Foreman, Tony Ross, Posy Simmonds, Emma Chichester Clark, and Charlotte Voake.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51669501> # Magic pencil : children's book illustration today
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "51669501" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/fanelli_sara> ; # Sara Fanelli
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Topic/bilderbuch> ; # Bilderbuch
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/blake_quentin> ; # Quentin Blake
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/967406> ; # Illustration of books
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/biesty_stephen> ; # Stephen Biesty
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/741.642/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/NC978> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Topic/geschichte_anfange_2002> ; # Geschichte Anfänge-2002
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Topic/illustrated_children_s_books_great_britain> ; # Illustrated children's books--Great Britain
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/chichester_clark_emma> ; # Emma Chichester Clark
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/burningham_john> ; # John Burningham
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Topic/illustraties> ; # Illustraties
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/simmonds_posy> ; # Posy Simmonds
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/barrett_angela> ; # Angela Barrett
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Topic/newcastle_upon_tyne_2002> ; # Newcastle-upon-Tyne (2002)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Topic/ausstellung> ; # Ausstellung
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Topic/illustration> ; # Illustration
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/briggs_raymond> ; # Raymond Briggs
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/967392> ; # Illustrated children's books
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Place/grossbritannien> ; # Großbritannien.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/benson_patrick> ; # Patrick Benson
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/voake_charlotte> ; # Charlotte Voake
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/foreman_michael> ; # Michael Foreman
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Topic/illustration_of_books_great_britain_history> ; # Illustration of books--Great Britain--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/child_lauren> ; # Lauren Child
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/ross_tony> ; # Tony Ross
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Topic/jeugdliteratuur> ; # Jeugdliteratuur
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/blake_quentin> ; # Quentin Blake
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Organization/laing_art_gallery> ; # Laing Art Gallery.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/121814978> ; # British Library.
    schema:copyrightYear "2002" ;
    schema:datePublished "2002" ;
    schema:description "This volume presents the work of thirteen of the top children's book illustrators working today. Each chapter contains a commentary by the illustrator, introducing their work and explaining how they started to illustrate children's books, and shows several original artworks by each illustrator. The introduction reflects on the complexities of providing an illustrative response to the characters and activities of a writer. Joanna Carey, formerly Children's Book Editor of The Guardian, contributes an illustrated essay on the history of children's book illustration, from the work of Cruikshank, Ardizonne, and Walter Crane, to the instantly recognizable pictures from Winnie the Pooh and the tales of Beatrix Potter. The illustrators featured are: Angela Barrett, Quentin Blake, Lauren Child, Patrick Benson, Raymond Briggs, Sara Fanelli, Stephen Biesty, John Burningham, Michael Foreman, Tony Ross, Posy Simmonds, Emma Chichester Clark, and Charlotte Voake."@en ;
    schema:description "A certain magic / Joanna Carey -- Interviews with artists / edited by Joanna Carey -- Angela Barrett -- Patrick Benson -- Stephen Biesty -- Quentin Blake -- Raymond Briggs -- John Burningham -- Emma Chichester Clark -- Lauren Child -- Sara Fanelli -- Michael Foreman -- Tony Ross -- Posy Simmonds -- Charlotte Voake."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/837454952> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/608552155> ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606940538> ;
    schema:name "Magic pencil : children's book illustration today"@en ;
    schema:productID "51669501" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/51669501#PublicationEvent/london_british_council_british_library_2002> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Agent/british_council> ; # British Council
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Agent/british_library> ; # British Library
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780712347709> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA316066> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/51669501> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Agent/british_council> # British Council
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "British Council" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Agent/british_library> # British Library
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "British Library" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/barrett_angela> # Angela Barrett
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Barrett" ;
    schema:givenName "Angela" ;
    schema:name "Angela Barrett" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/benson_patrick> # Patrick Benson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Benson" ;
    schema:givenName "Patrick" ;
    schema:name "Patrick Benson" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/biesty_stephen> # Stephen Biesty
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Biesty" ;
    schema:givenName "Stephen" ;
    schema:name "Stephen Biesty" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/blake_quentin> # Quentin Blake
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Blake" ;
    schema:givenName "Quentin" ;
    schema:name "Quentin Blake" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/briggs_raymond> # Raymond Briggs
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Briggs" ;
    schema:givenName "Raymond" ;
    schema:name "Raymond Briggs" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/burningham_john> # John Burningham
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Burningham" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Burningham" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/chichester_clark_emma> # Emma Chichester Clark
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Chichester Clark" ;
    schema:givenName "Emma" ;
    schema:name "Emma Chichester Clark" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/child_lauren> # Lauren Child
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Child" ;
    schema:givenName "Lauren" ;
    schema:name "Lauren Child" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/fanelli_sara> # Sara Fanelli
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Fanelli" ;
    schema:givenName "Sara" ;
    schema:name "Sara Fanelli" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/foreman_michael> # Michael Foreman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Foreman" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael" ;
    schema:name "Michael Foreman" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/ross_tony> # Tony Ross
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ross" ;
    schema:givenName "Tony" ;
    schema:name "Tony Ross" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/simmonds_posy> # Posy Simmonds
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Simmonds" ;
    schema:givenName "Posy" ;
    schema:name "Posy Simmonds" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Person/voake_charlotte> # Charlotte Voake
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Voake" ;
    schema:givenName "Charlotte" ;
    schema:name "Charlotte Voake" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Place/grossbritannien> # Großbritannien.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Großbritannien." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Topic/geschichte_anfange_2002> # Geschichte Anfänge-2002
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Geschichte Anfänge-2002"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Topic/illustrated_children_s_books_great_britain> # Illustrated children's books--Great Britain
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85064405> ;
    schema:name "Illustrated children's books--Great Britain"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Topic/illustration_of_books_great_britain_history> # Illustration of books--Great Britain--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008123025> ;
    schema:name "Illustration of books--Great Britain--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837454952#Topic/newcastle_upon_tyne_2002> # Newcastle-upon-Tyne (2002)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Newcastle-upon-Tyne (2002)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/967392> # Illustrated children's books
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Illustrated children's books"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/967406> # Illustration of books
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Illustration of books"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/121814978> # British Library.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "British Library." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780712347709>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0712347704" ;
    schema:isbn "9780712347709" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606940538>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Magic pencil." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51669501> ; # Magic pencil : children's book illustration today
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/608552155>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Magic pencil." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51669501> ; # Magic pencil : children's book illustration today
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.