Arthur Rackham.

by Arthur Rackham

Publisher: Lambton Visual Aids in Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Written in English
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Other titlesRing of the Nibelung.
SeriesLVA 1022
The Physical Object
Pagination24 slides :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21484443M

From Wikipedia. Arthur Rackham (19 September – 6 September ) was an English book illustrator.. Biography. Rackham was born in London as one of 12 children. In , at the age of 17, he was sent on an ocean voyage to Australia to improve his fragile health, accompanied by two Aunts. At the age of 18, he worked as a clerk at the Westminster Fire Office and began studying part-time. Biography: Arthur Rackham was a popular British book illustrator until his death from cancer in in his native Surrey. In fact, his new works were still being published after his death with the publication in of "The Wind in the Willows" with sixteen of his pieces in full color. Arthur Rackham was born in into a Victorian age that he perpetuated and documented by way of his art. He was one of twelve children. He studied at the City of London School where he won prizes and a reputation for his art. At the age of 18, he became a clerk. Published in , The Arthur Rackham Fairy Book ("The Book of the Fairies of Arthur Rackham") became one of his most famous publications, where “Knotty trees and fairy crowds turned thousands of readers into reality”. In general, trees are individual characters in the world of Rackham.

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Arthur Rackham (), English illustrator, was renowned in his time, so much so that his illustrations stand alone without even the accompanying tales in such books as "Rackham's Fairy Tale Illustrations in Full Color," selected and edited by Jeff A.

Menges/5(16). Rackham’s entrance into book illustration began with a guidebook of Canada and the United States entitled To the Other Side (), and later on, Arthur Rackham. book Ingoldsby Legends () and Tales from Shakespeare () which were considered his two most successful illustrated books at the time.

Both of these works were re-issued less than a decade. Arthur Arthur Rackham. book as many will acknowledge was a genius. The combination of technical skill in draughtsmanship, handling of watercolour paints (universally acknowledged as being the most difficult of all media) and incredible imaginative power make his work an inspiritation for generations to come/5(49).

Arthur Rackham was an illustrator in the late 19th and early 20th century. He was born in London in He began studying at the Lambeth School of Art at the age of 18, and soon found his passion and calling. The first of Rackham's illustrations to be published in a book were inin The Dolly Dialogues.

Rackham never looked back. Arthur Rackham. book Rackham (–) was the dominant figure in the illustrated gift-book market in the years leading up to the First World War.

His greatest years of success were –, but he had begun his career in the s as a commercial book illustrator, working mostly in black and white. About Arthur Rackham.

Arthur Rackham's () haunting and dreamlike style has added to the enchantment and fantasy of the children's literature and his imitators are many. Arthur Rackham began his career as a prolific English illustrator at the end of the 19th century.

He was one of 12 children. - Arthur Rackham (19 September – 6 September ) was an English book m was born in London InHis first book illustrations were published in in To the Other Side by Thomas Rhodes, but his first serious commission was in for The Dolly Dialogues, the collected sketches of Anthony Hope, who later went on to write The Prisoner of Zenda pins.

Arthur Rackham was born in London as one of 12 children. At the age of 18, he worked as a clerk at the Westminster Fire Office and began studying part-time at the Lambeth School of Art.

Inhe quit his job and started working for The Westminster Budget as a reporter and illustrator/5. The Arthur Rackham Treasury is a soft-covered, glossy-paged collection which makes for a light Hailing from London; Rackham was one of the most prolific illustrators of the Victorian era.

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Harrap & Co. LTD. Light Grey Spine With Title In Purple Letters And Purple Pictures, Hard Cover BooK: Very Good, Pages, Which Were Lightly Read, And All Pages Are Clean And Tight To The Spine, Slight Edge Ware And Self Ware, Pages Are Stiff, And. Arthur Rackham (–) is considered the leading illustrator of the gift book market prior to the First World War.

His work began in the s and began to flourish with the onset of improved printing methods allowing him to perfect the details, lines and silhouettes in his images. Arthur Rackham (19 September – 6 September ) was an English book illustrator. This is a part of the Wikipedia article used under the Creative Commons Attribution-Sharealike Birth place: Lewisham, Kent, United Kingdom.

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He is recognised as one of the leading literary figures during the Golden Age of British book illustration. His work is noted for its robust pen and ink drawings, which were combined with the use of watercolour. Details: This is a wonderful book of illustrations by Arthur Rackham, who "is said to have kept the fairy world alive for children of the twentieth century.".

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Arthur Rackham (19th September – 6th September ) was one of the most celebrated artists of the British Golden Age of Illustration; an artist who still delights both young and old over a century later.

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By the midth century, Mere L'Oye (Mother Goose) was known to French children as a fairy birdmother who told charming tales to children. These were set down as early as in an Italian collection of stories called Il. Arthur Rackham died in of cancer in his home in Limpsfield, Surrey.

Arthur Rackham is widely regarded as one of the leading illustrators from the ‘Golden Age’ of British book illustration which encompassed the years from until the start of the First World War.

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Illustrated by Arthur Rackham ” Louise takes a closer look at Illustrator Arthur Rackham. Arthur Rackham is widely regarded as one of the leading illustrators from the ‘Golden Age’ of British book illustration which roughly encompassed the years from until the end of the First World War.

Arthur Rackham. Arthur Rackham ( – ) was an Englishman born in Lewisham, England and was a famous book illustrator in the era of Golden Age of Rackham Illustrations and style is often described as a strange beautiful mix of European Nordic style and the Japanese woodblock art of the early 19th century.5/5(1).

In the end, the art of Arthur Rackham is equally suitable for illuminating the pages of a story or enhancing the walls on which it is hung. 1 James Hamilton, "Rackham, Arthur ()," Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.

A limited edition of copies, bound in white cloth was published in London in the same year under the title Arthur Rackham's Book of Pictures (Latimore & Haskell, Riall, ). Riall, ). Plates and text fine and bright; original vellum with only very light soiling, without original ribbon ties.

Rackham, Arthur, Arthur Rackham's Book of Pictures (London: W. Heinemann, ), contrib. by Arthur Quiller-Couch page images at HathiTrust; US access only page images at   Arthur Rackham (19 September – 6 September ) was an English book illustrator.

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() hardcover book themodernfirst 5 out of 5 stars () $ Free shipping. In this fascinating book, art historian James Hamilton examines the work and life of the illustrator Arthur Rackham.

Rackham's illustrations for works such as Rip Van Winkle, Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, Alice in Wonderland and A Midsummer Night's Dream have attained the classic status of the writings themselves - indeed, in some cases they have become synonymous with them/5(80).