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Pick up a pencil : the work of Laurence Fish

Author: Laurence Fish
Publisher: Gloucester : JDF & Associates Ltd, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"A feast of line, tone and colour - this book covers all aspects of the work of Laurence Fish who was one of the most versatile British artists of the 20th century. From designing car coachwork bodies while in his teens, through success as a commercial illustrator to a career in fine art his work was known for its skill and verve and intensity of light and colour."--Back cover.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laurence Fish
ISBN: 9780956209290 0956209297
OCLC Number: 811414691
Description: 144 pages : illustrations, chiefly color ; 26 x 27 cm
Contents: Four wheels & a pencil: coachwork design --
Pencil at war: blueprints & anti-sabotage --
Pencil for hire: aircraft & industrial design --
Poster pencil: fast track to a dream --
Pencil at work: graphic arts --
Fine art: colour harmony & balance.
Responsibility: illustration selection & preparation: Jean Bray/Richard Furness.

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"A feast of line, tone and colour - this book covers all aspects of the work of Laurence Fish who was one of the most versatile British artists of the 20th century. From designing car coachwork bodies while in his teens, through success as a commercial illustrator to a career in fine art his work was known for its skill and verve and intensity of light and colour."--Back cover.

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