Man the Designer

By: Evans, Helen Marie

Price: $8.50

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Book Condition: Very Good


390 pp. Some rubbing on upper cover, corners rubbed. Some fading to black spine strip. B&W illustrations on most pages; many color plates as well. A survey that guides students in how to appreciate not only objects stored in museums and galleries but also the physical make-up of their everyday surroundings. Part One covers various design principals. Part two looks at designs from various cultures. Part Three focuses on materials (rocks, copper, glass, precious metals, etc); Part Four deals with plastics, trees and textiles. Part Five examines fashion, furniture, landscapes, and objects regarded as museum-worthy. While some work of past centuries is mentioned, most of material concerns 19th and 20th century design movements. Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In Tall By 10.5 In. Horizontal Format

Title: Man the Designer

Author Name: Evans, Helen Marie

Categories: Textbooks, Art,

Edition: 2nd Printing.

Publisher: NY, Macmillan Publishing Co.: 1975

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Textbook

Seller ID: 009954

Keywords: ART. DESIGN. VISUAL. OBJECTS. BEAUTY.