David Hockney: Poster Art

David Hockney: Poster Art

by David Hockney
     
 

David Hockney: Poster Art is a dazzling compendium of over 200 extraordinary posters created over the past thirty years, featuring art by Mr. Hockney that covers a wide range of his work, from painting and printmaking to stage design and photography. Each of the posters presented in this remarkable volume are works of art in their own right--exciting,See more details below

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David Hockney: Poster Art is a dazzling compendium of over 200 extraordinary posters created over the past thirty years, featuring art by Mr. Hockney that covers a wide range of his work, from painting and printmaking to stage design and photography. Each of the posters presented in this remarkable volume are works of art in their own right--exciting, innovative pieces prized by collectors worldwide.

This is an indispensable volume for David Hockney's many devoted fans, and it will also delight and inspire graphic designers, illustrators, and anyone interested in communication arts.

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Booknews
Originally published by Pavilion Books Ltd. (London, UK, 1994), this oversized book (10.75x14.5") showcases contemporary artist Hockney's dazzling, inventive posters, created (or used as posters) between 1987 and 1994 (previous posters were featured in Hockney Posters, published in 1987). Thirty-eight posters are reproduced full page; 207 are catalogued with thumbnail reproductions and captions detailing the name and date of the event commemorated, the location of the exhibit site, the title of the work featured in the image, and the year it was created. Spectacular color. Indispensable for Hockney fans and anyone seeking a jolt of creative energy. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780811809153
Publisher:
Chronicle Books LLC
Publication date:
02/29/2000
Pages:
207
Product dimensions:
10.81(w) x 14.32(h) x 0.70(d)

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