100 Great Children's Picturebooks (Hardback)Martin Salisbury (author)
Hardback 216 Pages
This unashamed visual feast celebrates the best designed and illustrated picturebooks from around the world over the past one hundred years. Each book is a creation of genius and inventiveness, and their design and illustration represent such diverse trends as the Russian Constructivists, Italian Futurists and Postwar Neo-romantics. They are also mirrors of their times reflecting social concerns from a child's and family's perspectives throughout the twentieth and into the twenty-first century. Fearlessly confronting the frontiers between a child's picturebook and art, this is a collection of books that anyone with an interest in design, illustration or simply children's literature should know about.
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Number of pages: 216
Weight: 1390 g
Dimensions: 280 x 216 x 28 mm
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