By: Kingman, Lee; Hogarth, Grace Allen; Quimby, Harriet
Boston, The Horn Book, Inc.: 1978
Seller ID: 003451
Condition: New in New dust jacket
This is a supplement to Illustrators of Children's Books, 1744-1945, 1946-1956, and 1957-1966. This volume deals with a period in which hundreds of new artists entered the field of children's book illustration; in which artists coped with new demands on their techniques and ingenuity; in which international book fairs and international co-publishing burgeoned; in which the differing concepts of what constitutes a picture book became more marked by European and American standards; and in which publishing companies treated books as a growth industry. These philosophical and technical complexitie... View More...