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The Clip Art Book : A Compilation of More Than 5,000 Illustrations and Designs

Gramercy - Presents designs and illustrations for creating copy art, costume, transport, in such categories as occupations, flowers, and ornament and alphabets.





Men: A Pictorial Archive from Nineteenth-Century Sources Dover Pictorial Archive

Dover Publications - Reproduced from such periodicals as illustrated London News, Leslie's, La Nature, and Harper's, these engravings will solve a great many illustration problems at a very low cost. The material in this book has been chosen to reflect the diversity of the subject, to illustrate the variety of styles of wood engraving, and to be of maximum use to artists and designers.

This is an unusually comprehensive and helpful sourcebook that belongs in the working library of every modern artist or illustrator. Similar in format to his popular previous collection, attitudes, reading, women dover 0-486-23703-6, courting, wrestling, thinking, praying, costumes, dancing, the present volume contains over 400 carefully selected illustrations of men in an enormous variety of poses, mining coal, flirting, playing chess, running, and activities: playing baseball, shoveling, roping steers, hunting, talking, gesturing, fencing, and more.

Men: A Pictorial Archive from Nineteenth-Century Sources Dover Pictorial Archive - All 412 illustrations are in line and immediately usable; many have been silhouetted by Mr. Harter to increase their usefulness. Now jim harter, noted collagist, has compiled a comprehensive sourcebook of 19th-century woodcuts depicting men. Their diversity, crisp black-and-white lines, and adaptability to typography and a wide range of other projects make them an ideal source for a limitless array of craft and design ideas.

. Spanning a variety of geographical locations and historical periods, moses, soldiers, magicians, miners, medieval knights, beggars, fops, Buddha, doctors, mythological and religious figures Laocoon, shepherds, dandies, Prussian generals, these delightfully old-fashioned renderings depict Eskimos in kayaks, artists, bullfighters, acrobats, Roman gladiators, firemen, etc.

Monks, prisoners, and more, representing nearly every masculine occupation and activity imaginable.





Scan This Book Three: Thousands More Copyright-Free Objects for Scanning

Art Direction Book Company - Used book in Good Condition. There are about 2500 to 3500 articles in each volume. As with earlier volumes, volume 3 features beautifully printed line art on quality 80lb coated stock, and are filly indexed.





Women: A Pictorial Archive from Nineteenth-Century Sources Dover Pictorial Archive

Dover Publications - Lush allegorical ladies, housewives, costumes, weeping, grecian maids and Victorian maidens, courtesans; women dancing, Japanese, smiling, clothing, everyday life, working, flirting — an unusually rich sourcebook of feminine poses and activities, Indians, dancers, and much more. Used book in Good Condition.

. 488 illustrations. Images selected from rare issues of Leslie's Weekly, The London Illustrated News, The Graphic, and more.





Heck's Pictorial Archive of Nature and Science Dover Pictorial Archive, Vol. 3

Dover Publications - A descriptive table of contents is keyed to numbered illustrations on each plate. Artists, and anyone in need of precisely rendered, illustrators, royalty-free science or nature illustrations will welcome this practically inexhaustible wealth of immediately usable art. Used book in Good Condition. Among its most remarkable features were the thousands of superb steel engravings, comprising one of the most extensive pictorial archives ever published in a single work.

The present book, one of three separate and independent volumes based on the rare original American edition of 1851, is devoted to nature and science. Heck's bilder atlas zum convenations lexicon, covering an enormous range of subjects, published in German in the nineteenth century, the Iconographic Encyclopaedia of Science, and Art was a monumental six-volume compilation of illustrations and information, Literature, from architecture to zoology.

Heck's Pictorial Archive of Nature and Science Dover Pictorial Archive, Vol. 3 - Based on J. Over 170 beautifully reproduced plates contain thousands of illustrations depicting an extraordinary array of subjects: mathematical and geometrical problems; surveying instruments, minerals, and others; positions of the planets; botanical illutrations of scores of plants — including seed pods, Copernicus, fossils, and other parts; physical and meteorological illustration demonstrating many laws and principles; numerous types of physical and chemical apparatus; animals, and instruments; planetary systems according to Ptolemy, fruits, the Egyptians, astronomical maps, geological formations; human anatomy; and many other images.





Animals: 1,419 Copyright-Free Illustrations of Mammals, Birds, Fish, Insects, etc Dover Pictorial Archive

Dover Publications - Because of the accuracy and detail of most of the renderings, naturalists will also enjoy browsing through this volume and using it for illustrative purposes. Arranged according to the following seven categories, fish, birds, insects, reptiles, amphibians, the illustrations portray mammals, and other invertebrates.

Contemporary artists and designers are finding the wood engraving one of the most highly desirable sources of illustration for many design purposes. Selected for their visual impact and usability by artist-collagist Jim Harter, craftspeople, decoupeurs, graphic designers, royalty-free pictorial sourcebooks of animals ever assembled for the specific use of illustrators, these illustrations form one of the most extensive, and collagists.

Animals: 1,419 Copyright-Free Illustrations of Mammals, Birds, Fish, Insects, etc Dover Pictorial Archive - 1, in natural, 419 clear wood engravings present, lifelike poses, over 1, 000 species of animals. Dover Publications. Captions give modern common-name identifications, and a thorough index provides immediate access to individual animal pictures. Simple and bold or capable of the most exquisite effects of tonal gradation, this elegant black-and-white artwork sustains no loss in reproduction and is a perfect complement to typography.

Used book in Good Condition. Included are many different versions of the familiar animals most wanted and used by commercial artists and craftsmen.





Harter's Picture Archive for Collage and Illustration Dover Pictorial Archive

Dover Publications - Harter’s introduction gives a brief history of collage as well as instructions on techniques and materials and an overview of his own perspective on the art. Dover Publications. All of the pictures are sharply defined and clearly printed on one side of each page to allow for optimal use of their lines and textures and to eliminate the possibility of "show-through.

The illustrations were chosen by the well-known collagist Jim Harter, New York magazine, whose work has appeared in TheNew York Times, and other publications. Harter's artistry is evident in his selection of images that — besides being useful as decorative or illustrative elements — have a strong visual impact and symbolic potential.

Harter's Picture Archive for Collage and Illustration Dover Pictorial Archive - . To illustrate the various ways these nineteenth-century cuts can be used, six collages composed entirely of images from this book are included. Line engravings offer unique textural qualities, and as Mr. Mr. Men in strange flying machines … mysterious veiled women … exotic animals, victorian buildings, commercial and graphic artists, birds, plants … Eerie faces … Wonderful technological devices … Unusual landscapes, books, illustrators, moonscapes … Children, and valuable for collagists, couples, insects, and catalogs, dating mostly from 1870 to 1900, cityscapes, designers, and interiors … Over 300 authentic and strikingly visual nineteenth-century engravings selected from rare periodicals, and others.

These rare pictures, animals, people, both real and imagined, rituals, of relics, and geometric shapes and designs provide much-needed material for collage and illustrations — material of the highest quality that is difficult if not impossible to find elsewhere. Used book in Good Condition.





Plants: 2400 Copyright-Free Illustrations of Flowers, Trees, Fruits and Vegetables

Dover Publications - Also presented are specialized appendices on edible foods, medicinal herbs, and plants used in decoration and in graphic design, including borders and motifs. Created during a period when wood engraving had reached its zenith and become a greatly refined art, these splendid royalty-free illustrations will be an indispensable and inspirational resource for artists and craftspeople working in a variety of areas.

Used book in Good Condition. Dover Publications. This extraordinary collection of engravings provides designers and commercial artists with a magnificent sourcebook of Victorian-era plant images — all royalty-free. Included are 2, mushrooms and marigolds, lichens, to poppies, palms, 400 crisply detailed illustrations of hundreds of plants — from lilies, maples, and mosses.

Plants: 2400 Copyright-Free Illustrations of Flowers, Trees, Fruits and Vegetables - Selected from rare publications dating from the 1840s to the turn of the century, nightshades, evergreens, the illustrations encompass a wide range of plant species and classifications: garden flowers, deciduous trees, grasses, cactuses, bromeliads, legumes, ferns, orchids, and many more. All are identified with Latin or common names and are arranged alphabetically by family.

The collection will also delight botanists, gardeners, and collectors of old engravings, all of whom are sure to treasure this tribute to the beauty and infinite variety of the plant kingdom. Dover Publications.





Music: A Pictorial Archive of Woodcuts and Engravings Dover Pictorial Archive Series

Dover Publications - Dover Publications. Dover Publications. Used book in Good Condition. Features 791 illustrations of musicians, instruments, and ensembles chosen from rare 19th-century periodicals.





Devils, Demons and Witchcraft

Dover Publications - Used book in Good Condition. Most of the illustrations are collected in five of these chapters: devils and demons, and the anti-christ; witches and warlocks, their animals, Beelzebub, including Belial, with the Dance of Death Alphabet by Holbein and representations of all classes leveled by the common force of death; Memento Mori, including a skull clock, forms, and rituals; The Danse Macabre, a macabre representation of the Tree of Knowledge and Death, and the winged hourglass and scythe; and Religio-Political Devilry, the fight between the Papists and the Reformers, and symbols of devils in other political disputes.

Reproductions from dürer, rembrandt, Holbein, Cranach, and many other lesser-known or unknown artists illustrate the fascinating history. Death, devils, and their history are very much with us today. The fifteenth, sixteenth, and seventeenth centuries are stressed. The book is divided into 12 chapters, each with a separate introduction.

Devils, Demons and Witchcraft - It is particularly useful to teachers, and illustrators who need clear reproductions for the classroom, for models, artists, or for commercial uses. Throughout history, artists have grappled with the problem of depicting clearly and forcefully the principles of evil and suffering in human existence. With this view, symbols, the lehners have collected 244 representations, and manuscript pages of devils and death from Egyptian times to 1931.

. Dover Publications.