Words About Pictures

Author: Perry Nodelman
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820312712
Size: 79.22 MB
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A pioneering study of a unique narrative form, Words about Pictures examines the special qualities of picture books--books intended to educate or tell stories to young children.

Words And Pictures

Author: Meyer Schapiro
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 311084981X
Size: 22.25 MB
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The painter and sculptor had the task of translating the word — religious,
historical, or poetic — into a visual image. It is true that many artists did not
consult the text but copied an existing illustration either closely or with some
change. But for us today the intelligibility of that copy, as of the original, rests
finally on its correspondence to a known text through the recognizable forms of
the pictured objects and actions signified by the words. The picture, we assume
further, corresponds to the ...

Words For Pictures

Author: Michael Baxandall
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300097498
Size: 28.26 MB
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This collection of papers by art historian and critic Michael Baxandall represents his thinking over a 40-year period on the relation between language and art.

Words Pictures

Author: Jenny Uglow
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 0571266649
Size: 69.25 MB
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A brief coda turns to a fourth kind of relationship, the writers and artists who collaborate from the start, beginning with Dickens and Phiz. Illustrated throughout with a wide variety of examples, this is a book to pore over and enjoy.

Left To Right

Author: David Crow
Publisher: AVA Publishing
ISBN: 2940373361
Size: 33.99 MB
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Nontext elements in this book showcase the latest ideas in sending clear messages without words--messages that can be understood universally, by everyone who can see, regardless of the language they speak.

More Words About Pictures

Author: Perry Nodelman
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1317221087
Size: 25.33 MB
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This volume represents the current state of research on picture books and other adjacent hybrid forms of?visual/verbal texts such as comics, graphic novels, and book apps, with a particular focus on texts produced for and?about young people ...

Leonardo

Author: Grace Catalano
Publisher: Dell Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780440227953
Size: 65.15 MB
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Surveys the life and career of the young actor who was nominated for Best Supporting Actor for "What's Eating Gilbert Grape," and later starred in "Romeo & Juliet," "Titanic," and "The Man in the Iron Mask"

Audrey Hepburn

Author: Michael Heatley
Publisher: Chartwell Books
ISBN: 0785835342
Size: 22.74 MB
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Through discussions of Audrey Hepburn's film, charity work, reminiscences from friends and collaborators, and photographs of her various looks over the years, this book reveals the woman and the icon.

Words And Pictures

Author: Nina Mikkelsen
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
ISBN:
Size: 20.44 MB
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This text covers the history of children's books, themes in children's books, genres, conventions of children's books, their basic elements, the creative process, and how to teach using children's books.

Wonderstruck

Author: Brian Selznick
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0545027896
Size: 14.36 MB
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Employing the form he created in his trailblazing debut novel, The Invention of Hugo Cabret, the Caldecott Medal-winning author/illustrator once again takes readers on an awe-inspiring journey that tells the story of 12-year-old Ben, who ...