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Скачать книгу (размер 565 Kb , формат fb2, страниц 112) Аннотация: Holy Roman Emperor and King of the Germans Maximilian I was Albrecht Durer's main patron from 1512 onward. These 45 pages of marginal drawings for the ruler's prayer book, unknown till their 1808 facsimile publication, reveal the artist's lighthearted and witty side. Includes 8 additional drawings by other artists and a new Introduction.
Скачать книгу (размер 157 Kb , формат fb2, страниц 32) Аннотация: According to Native American folklore, the dreamcatcher stops nightmares in their tracks, allowing only sweet dreams to pass through to the sleeper. This imaginative collection features 16 intricate designs, decorated with feathers, beads, and other traditional ornaments. Pages are perforated for easy removal and display — hold them up to a light source and they will glow with color. Specially…
Скачать книгу (размер 381 Kb , формат fb2, страниц 76) Аннотация: Spain's Alhambra Castle continues to amaze with its stunning repertoire of Moorish-style embellishments. This unequalled collection by the great Victorian artist and architect Owen Jones displays 180 full-colour plates that expertly reproduce original designs from the palace's windows, ceilings, wall panels, door arches, porticos, and more. This special printing includes gold as a fifth colour to…
Скачать книгу (размер 728 Kb , формат fb2, страниц 144) Аннотация: knowledge of perspective is invaluable to any painter working in a realistic style. Systems of perspective can be applied by mechanical techniques or by freehand. Since the best approach for the beginner is to learn basic mechanical drawing methods, the reader is shown how to work out these systems with drafting tools. Once these are understood, they can be applied to freehand work, so that the…
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Скачать книгу (размер 1 212 Kb , формат fb2, страниц 239) Аннотация: An affordable compilation of more than a dozen of the best American short stories features tales by Hawthorne, Twain, James, Cheever, Wharton, and Cather. Contents include The Fall of the House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe, F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Diamond as Big as the Ritz, Stephen Crane's The Open Boat, and A Worn Path by Eudora Welty.
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