Subscribe and enjoy more than 800,000 books
Add this book to bookshelf
Grey 902feb64d8b6d481ab8ddda06fbebbba4c95dfa9b7936a7beeb197266cd8b846
Write a new comment Default profile 50px
Grey 902feb64d8b6d481ab8ddda06fbebbba4c95dfa9b7936a7beeb197266cd8b846
Read online the first chapters of this book!
All characters reduced 7236434c7af12f85357591f712aa5cce47c3d377e8addfc98f989c55a4ef4ca5
Mucha - cover

Mucha

Patrick Bade

Publisher: Parkstone International

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0

Summary

Born in 1860 in a small Czech town, Alphonse Mucha (1860-1939) was an artist on the forefront of Art Nouveau, the modernist movement that swept Paris in the 1910s, marking a return to the simplicity of natural forms, and changing the world of art and design forever. In fact, Art Nouveau was known to insiders as the “Mucha style” for the legions of imitators who adapted the master’s celebrated tableaux. Today, his distinctive depictions of lithe young women in classical dress have become a pop cultural touchstone, inspiring album covers, comic books, and everything in between. Patrick Bade and Victoria Charles offer readers an inspiring survey of Mucha’s career, illustrated with over one hundred lustrous images, from early Parisian advertisements and posters for Sandra Bernhardt, to the famous historical murals painted just before his death, at the age of 78, in 1939.

Other books that might interest you

  • Alina: Volume II - cover

    Alina: Volume II

    Sheba Blake

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    This adult photo book features sweet teen Alina. This book is for ADULTS only. It features 55 high-resolution nude photos that are not censored or edited. You will be VERY PLEASED with your purchase if you are a fan of young naked women who are happy to show off for the camera! Our girls love to play with themselves, by hand and with toys. They all have a bunch of pictures that they would love to show you... You will get so hard from viewing these women pleasuring themselves. Trust me, you won't regret it... These girls are getting down & dirty, and it's available for you in a gallery of wild pictures. Our girls pose in some of the most erotic photos ever! All photos are of the model on the cover is 18 years or older.
    Show book
  • Bibliophile - An Illustrated Miscellany - cover

    Bibliophile - An Illustrated...

    Jane Mount

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    Perfect gift for book lovers, writers and your book club 
    Book lovers rejoice! In this love letter to all things bookish, Jane Mount brings literary people, places, and things to life through her signature and vibrant illustrations. 
    Readers of Jane Mount's Bibliophile will delight in:Touring the world's most beautiful bookstoresTesting their knowledge of the written word with quizzesFinding their next great read in lovingly curated stacks of booksSampling the most famous fictional mealsPeeking inside the workspaces of their favorite authors 
    A source of endless inspiration, literary facts and recommendations: Bibliophile is pure bookish joy and sure to enchant book clubbers, English majors, poetry devotees, aspiring writers, and any and all who identify as book lovers. 
    If you have read or own: I’d Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life; The Written World: The Power of Stories to Shape People, History, and Civilization; or How to Read Literature Like a Professor: A Lively and Entertaining Guide to Reading Between the Lines; then you will want to read and own Jane Mount's Bibliophile.
    Show book
  • Feng Shui: Home Interior Design Household Decoration to attract Prosperity Love Luck & Harmony - cover

    Feng Shui: Home Interior Design...

    Green leatherr

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    I want to thank you and congratulate you for downloading the book, "Feng Shui: Home Interior Design Household Decoration to attract Prosperity, Love, Luck & Harmony." 
    This book contains proven steps and strategies on how to utilize the power of Feng Shui in order to invite happiness and success into your abode. 
    All living beings, from plants to people, are vehicles through which universal energy flows. As such, we are all interconnected. Feng Shui is all about your relationship with the environment. It's all about achieving harmony with your surroundings in order to obtain balance within yourself. 
    When done correctly, the practice of Feng Shui can aid you in influencing and wielding the energies around you so you can use them to improve specific areas in your life. Through this book, you will learn how to use the bagua map to understand which areas of your home correspond with the different areas of your life. More importantly, you'll learn which decorating tips you should apply and avoid so that you may not only enhance the room's aesthetic appeal but also its ability to attract positive energy. 
    Not everything that looks good is good for you. In these pages, you'll find tips on how to appropriately select and position furniture in different areas of your living space. Feng Shui is not just about rearranging stuff around the house in a mystical manner so you can get rich quickly. Forget about what you've heard; Feng Shui is not about spending a great deal of money to give your home an ostentatious overhaul. Through the following chapters, you'll understand that sometimes, a tiny tweak here and there is all it takes to invite luck, love, and prosperity into your dwelling, be it humble or grand. 
    Thanks again for downloading this book, I hope you enjoy it!
    Show book
  • Betti: Volume I - cover

    Betti: Volume I

    Sheba Blake

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    This adult photo book features sweet teen Betti. This book is for ADULTS only. It features 82 high-resolution nude photos that are not censored or edited. You will be VERY PLEASED with your purchase if you are a fan of young naked women who are happy to show off for the camera! Our girls love to play with themselves, by hand and with toys. They all have a bunch of pictures that they would love to show you... You will get so hard from viewing these women pleasuring themselves. Trust me, you won't regret it... These girls are getting down & dirty, and it's available for you in a gallery of wild pictures. Our girls pose in some of the most erotic photos ever! All photos are of the model on the cover is 18 years or older.
    Show book
  • Hard-Core - Life of My Own - cover

    Hard-Core - Life of My Own

    Harley Flanagan

    • 0
    • 2
    • 0
    As a homeless child prodigy, Harley Flanagan played drums for bands at Max’s Kansas City and CBGBs, and was taught to play bass by the famed black band Bad Brains, and drank with the notorious Lemmy of Motörhead.  Most famously, Harley became a member of the famous hardcore band The Cro-Mags, and disputes accusations of stabbing two band members.
    Show book
  • Museums in Britain - A History - cover

    Museums in Britain - A History

    Christine Garwood

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    Museums are at the heart of the nation's cultural life, bastions of Britishness in almost every major city and town. Together they detail myriad aspects of our heritage: from lawnmowers to cuckoo clocks, pencils to chairs, there seems to be no end to the subject matter deemed worthy of collection and public display. This overview of museums in Britain traces their development from 'cabinets of curiosity' to large scale visitor attractions, taking in broad social shifts and trends as well as the collectors, eccentrics and visionaries and the legacies they have left behind.
    Show book