The illustrations of George Barbier in full color (Book, 1977) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Author: George Barbier
Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, 1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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George Barbier (1882-1932) is one of the great French illustrators of the early twentieth century. He is famous for his elegant art deco works that were heavily influenced by orientalism and Parisian couture. Born in Nantes, France in 1882, he skyrocketed to fame and notoriety after his first exhibition in 1911. Known as one of "the knights of the bracelet" for his luxurious and glamorous lifestyle and work, George  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Barbier, George.
Illustrations of George Barbier in full color.
New York : Dover Publications, 1977
(OCoLC)649375391
Named Person: George Barbier; George Barbier
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Barbier
ISBN: 0486234762 9780486234762
OCLC Number: 3016523
Performer(s): George Barber.
Description: 47 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: edited by François Meyer and Frederica T. Harlow.

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George Barbier (1882-1932) is one of the great French illustrators of the early twentieth century. He is famous for his elegant art deco works that were heavily influenced by orientalism and Parisian couture. Born in Nantes, France in 1882, he skyrocketed to fame and notoriety after his first exhibition in 1911. Known as one of "the knights of the bracelet" for his luxurious and glamorous lifestyle and work, George Barbier also received renown for costumes and set designs he did for theater, film, and ballet. Even today, his modern and stylish illustrations are popular all over the world.
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