Art Forms in the Plant World: 120 Full-Page Photographs (Dover Pictorial Archive)

[Karl Blossfeldt] á Art Forms in the Plant World: 120 Full-Page Photographs (Dover Pictorial Archive) ☆ Read Online eBook or Kindle ePUB. Art Forms in the Plant World: 120 Full-Page Photographs (Dover Pictorial Archive) Good for the price according to JJ. The quality of the printed images is not very good. I was hoping for glossy paper and crisp images. The paper used was not high quality, and the images are somewhat blurry. However, for the price, I think it is fine, but I forsee using it more as a refe. An inspirational must have for metalsmiths and artists! Tosca Teran Karl Blossfeldts imagery conjures up strange imaginary worlds. An absolute must have for artists searching out unusual organic forms as

Art Forms in the Plant World: 120 Full-Page Photographs (Dover Pictorial Archive)

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Rating : 4.85 (536 Votes)
Asin : 0486249905
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 128 Pages
Publish Date : 2017-04-26
Language : English

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"Good for the price" according to JJ. The quality of the printed images is not very good. I was hoping for glossy paper and crisp images. The paper used was not high quality, and the images are somewhat blurry. However, for the price, I think it is fine, but I forsee using it more as a refe. An inspirational "must have" for metalsmiths and artists! Tosca Teran Karl Blossfeldt's imagery conjures up strange imaginary worlds. An absolute must have for artists searching out unusual organic forms as inspiration. Straight forward full frame B and W shots make photo copying or scanning a breeze. Gaudi, and Ernst alo. "bad reproductions" according to aa. the reproductions are low contrast and not very nice -- i'd rather have photocopies! will look for a better copy

G., Berlin, 1928.). His images imply that man's art mirrors nature and suggest that nature, in its continuous reproduction and adaptation, also creates its own art.Blossfeldt's exquisite and historically important photographs continue to be prominently exhibited and acclaimed throughout the world. While the style of the time was soft-focus, impressionistic photographs, Blossfeldt's purpose governed his photographic method and resulting magnificent prints: direct lighting to define form, sharp focus to expose detail and texture, enlarging up to 27 times actual size to reveal structure that previously was invisible or overlooked by the naked eye.His subject matterthe leaves, buds, stems, seed pods, tendrils, and twigs of plant lifes

Painstakingly reproduced for this edition, his 120 unretouched plates will delight artists and illustrators, naturalists and philosophers, photographers, and anyone who is intrigued by the beauty, form, and design of nature.. His images imply that man's art mirrors nature and suggest that nature, in its continuous reproduction and adaptation, also creates its own art.Blossfeldt's exquisite and historically important photographs continue to be prominently exhibited and acclaimed throughout the world. At first intended as personal reference material in his work as sculptor and teacher, the remarkable nature photographs of Karl Blossfeldt (1865–1932) attained critical acclaim in 1928 when he published Urformen der Kunst (Archetypes of Art). His work influenced and helped to establish modern German photography. While the style of the time was soft-focus, impressionistic photographs, Blossfeldt's purpose governed his photographic method and resulting magnificent prints: direct lighting to define form, sharp focus to expose detail and texture, enlarging up to 27 times actual size to reveal structure that previously was invisible or overlooked by the naked eye.His subject matter the leaves, buds, stems, seed pods, tendrils, and twigs of plant life sparkles with an honest simplicity and clarity that discloses not only the wonder and science of nature, but also the distinct similari

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