The Resource The art of illustration, by Michel Melot ; [translated from the French by James Emmons]

The art of illustration, by Michel Melot ; [translated from the French by James Emmons]

Label
The art of illustration
Title
The art of illustration
Statement of responsibility
by Michel Melot ; [translated from the French by James Emmons]
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Melot, Michel
Index
index present
LC call number
NC960
LC item number
.M413 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Illustration of books
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts
  • Illustration of books
  • Illustraties
  • Geïllustreerde handschriften
Label
The art of illustration, by Michel Melot ; [translated from the French by James Emmons]
Link
https://archive.org/details/artofillustratio0000melo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: L'art de l'illustration
Bibliography note
Includes indexes and bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Writing and picturing -- The ambiguities of line -- From pictogram to alphabet -- The "Codex borbonicus" -- The appearance of the diagram -- The "Sacra parallela" of St. John of Damascus -- The Joshua roll -- The word appears -- Hebrew micrography -- The Book of Kells -- Illumination of the text -- The Saint-Sever apocalypse -- Lambert's "Liber floridus" -- Secularization of the image -- The "Ars moriendi" and the Block books -- Around the master of the playing cards -- The image as language -- Sebastian Brant's "Ship of fools" -- "The dream of Polyphilus" -- The order of the text -- The language of technics -- The "De humani corporis fabrica" of Vesalius -- The "Codex Atlanticus" of Leonardo da Vinci -- The theatre of the world -- The "War of love" -- Street cries -- Silent poetry -- Tasso's "Gerusalemme liberata" -- The "Obsidio bredana" and Rubens' title pages -- The world of the senses -- The Almanac of Göttingen -- The plates of the "Encyclopédie" -- Romantic illustration -- "Les Voyages pittoresques et romantiques dans l'ancienne France" -- Curmer's edition of "Paul et Virginie" -- The way of the writers -- Goethe and Delacroix -- Lewis Carroll, Lear, and Grandville -- The illustrated papers -- "Le Charivari" -- "The illustrated London News" -- The work of the image -- Photographic illustration -- The first book illustrated with photographs: "The pencil of nature" -- Illustrating daily life -- An early illustrated schoolbook -- The illustrated Larousse dictionary -- Illustrating street life -- Secession posters -- Mayakovsky's "Rosta windows" -- The illustrated book -- Odilon Redon's "Temptation of St. Anthony" -- "To the glory of the hand" -- The "Livre d'artiste" in France -- Sonia Delaunay's "Prose du Transsibérien: -- Max Ernst's "La femme 100 têtes" -- From children's books to comic strips -- Perrault's "fairy tales" -- The beginnings of the animated cartoon -- Magazines and reporting -- Photomontage -- From illustration to audiovisual media
Dimensions
35 cm
Extent
269 pages
Isbn
9780847805587
Lccn
84042752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10799293
  • (OCoLC)ocm10799293
Label
The art of illustration, by Michel Melot ; [translated from the French by James Emmons]
Link
https://archive.org/details/artofillustratio0000melo
Publication
Note
Translation of: L'art de l'illustration
Bibliography note
Includes indexes and bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Writing and picturing -- The ambiguities of line -- From pictogram to alphabet -- The "Codex borbonicus" -- The appearance of the diagram -- The "Sacra parallela" of St. John of Damascus -- The Joshua roll -- The word appears -- Hebrew micrography -- The Book of Kells -- Illumination of the text -- The Saint-Sever apocalypse -- Lambert's "Liber floridus" -- Secularization of the image -- The "Ars moriendi" and the Block books -- Around the master of the playing cards -- The image as language -- Sebastian Brant's "Ship of fools" -- "The dream of Polyphilus" -- The order of the text -- The language of technics -- The "De humani corporis fabrica" of Vesalius -- The "Codex Atlanticus" of Leonardo da Vinci -- The theatre of the world -- The "War of love" -- Street cries -- Silent poetry -- Tasso's "Gerusalemme liberata" -- The "Obsidio bredana" and Rubens' title pages -- The world of the senses -- The Almanac of Göttingen -- The plates of the "Encyclopédie" -- Romantic illustration -- "Les Voyages pittoresques et romantiques dans l'ancienne France" -- Curmer's edition of "Paul et Virginie" -- The way of the writers -- Goethe and Delacroix -- Lewis Carroll, Lear, and Grandville -- The illustrated papers -- "Le Charivari" -- "The illustrated London News" -- The work of the image -- Photographic illustration -- The first book illustrated with photographs: "The pencil of nature" -- Illustrating daily life -- An early illustrated schoolbook -- The illustrated Larousse dictionary -- Illustrating street life -- Secession posters -- Mayakovsky's "Rosta windows" -- The illustrated book -- Odilon Redon's "Temptation of St. Anthony" -- "To the glory of the hand" -- The "Livre d'artiste" in France -- Sonia Delaunay's "Prose du Transsibérien: -- Max Ernst's "La femme 100 têtes" -- From children's books to comic strips -- Perrault's "fairy tales" -- The beginnings of the animated cartoon -- Magazines and reporting -- Photomontage -- From illustration to audiovisual media
Dimensions
35 cm
Extent
269 pages
Isbn
9780847805587
Lccn
84042752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10799293
  • (OCoLC)ocm10799293

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