Posts Tagged: vintage

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Magic 1400s – 1950s

Of the many pleasures in running a design studio and writing these book reviews are the wonderful treats that often come through our doors. The best of these offer visual delights and fuel for our imaginations. My highlight of 2014

Magic 01

Magic 1400s – 1950s

Of the many pleasures in running a design studio and writing these book reviews are the wonderful treats that often come through our doors. The best of these offer visual delights and fuel for our imaginations. My highlight of 2014

The Wing's Art Top 10 Books of 2013

Top 10 Books of 2013

As 2013 comes to a close and we all look forward to a well-earned break (and time spent with a good book) i’ve taken a look back at this year’s book reviews and compiled the Wing’s Art Top 10 Books

The Wing's Art Top 10 Books of 2013

Top 10 Books of 2013

As 2013 comes to a close and we all look forward to a well-earned break (and time spent with a good book) i’ve taken a look back at this year’s book reviews and compiled the Wing’s Art Top 10 Books

The Art Deco Poster

The Art Deco Poster

A brief glimpse around the Wing’s Art website reveals that i’m more than a little enamoured by Art Deco design. From its architecture, to furniture and jewelry, few other artistic movements have had such a lasting impact on the creative industries and continue to

The Art Deco Poster

The Art Deco Poster

A brief glimpse around the Wing’s Art website reveals that i’m more than a little enamoured by Art Deco design. From its architecture, to furniture and jewelry, few other artistic movements have had such a lasting impact on the creative industries and continue to

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Starstruck – Vintage Movie Posters from Classic Hollywood

Through his many examples of beautiful vintage movie posters, film historian and collector Ira M. Resnick reveals the history of Hollywood and the leading men and screen goddesses of cinema’s golden-age. From the biographies of silent-era stars such as Louise Brooks and Gloria Swanson, to the

Starstruck 01

Starstruck – Vintage Movie Posters from Classic Hollywood

Through his many examples of beautiful vintage movie posters, film historian and collector Ira M. Resnick reveals the history of Hollywood and the leading men and screen goddesses of cinema’s golden-age. From the biographies of silent-era stars such as Louise Brooks and Gloria Swanson, to the

Taschen Hans Christian Andersen

The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen

Countless editions of Hans Christian Andersen‘s popular fairy tales can be found in various forms, but few provide the lavish presentation offered by TASCHEN’s latest collection, that continues the format set by last year’s The Fairy Tales of Brothers Grimm. With 23 timeless

Taschen Hans Christian Andersen

The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen

Countless editions of Hans Christian Andersen‘s popular fairy tales can be found in various forms, but few provide the lavish presentation offered by TASCHEN’s latest collection, that continues the format set by last year’s The Fairy Tales of Brothers Grimm. With 23 timeless

The Art of David Wright

Sirens: The Pin-Up Art of David Wright

The work of David Wright was unknown to me before it’s introduction in the article by Peter Richardson in issue 2 of Illustrators Magazine. His pin-up paintings and comic book illustrations were immediately impressive, equalling that of more prominent artists such as Gil Elvgren and Harry Ekman, and left

The Art of David Wright

Sirens: The Pin-Up Art of David Wright

The work of David Wright was unknown to me before it’s introduction in the article by Peter Richardson in issue 2 of Illustrators Magazine. His pin-up paintings and comic book illustrations were immediately impressive, equalling that of more prominent artists such as Gil Elvgren and Harry Ekman, and left

Well-Read Women: Portraits of Fiction's Most Beloved Heroines

Well-Read Women: Portraits of Fiction’s Most Beloved Heroines

In Well-Read Women: Portraits of Fiction’s Most Beloved Heroines, the illustrator Samantha Hahn presents a collection of portraits imagining 50 of the best-loved female characters from literary classics of the last century. The Great Gatsby’s Daisy Buchanan, Scarlet O’Hara of Gone

Well-Read Women: Portraits of Fiction's Most Beloved Heroines

Well-Read Women: Portraits of Fiction’s Most Beloved Heroines

In Well-Read Women: Portraits of Fiction’s Most Beloved Heroines, the illustrator Samantha Hahn presents a collection of portraits imagining 50 of the best-loved female characters from literary classics of the last century. The Great Gatsby’s Daisy Buchanan, Scarlet O’Hara of Gone