ePub Egypt: Yesterday and Today download
by David Roberts
David Roberts: Travels in Egypt & the Holy Land.
David Roberts: Travels in Egypt & the Holy Land. Egypt: Yesterday and Today. A third grade student could have seen that printing the book sideways in a landscape fashion would have allowed each plate to be reproduced on one page as in integral display exactly the way that Roberts intended it to be, with the text recent photograph on the opposite page. It is fascinating how stupidity and terrible production can destroy magnificent artwork.
Egypt Yesterday and Today has been added to your Cart. In the early part of the nineteenth century, Scotsman David Roberts produced numerous views of extraordinary Egyptian sites in carefully rendered, beautifully expressive lithographs. Lavishly produced, this large-format book highlights the diaries kept by Roberts as well as his remarkable body of artwork, which so lyrically captured Egypt's celebrated monuments and timeless landscapes. In a fascinating juxtaposition, photographer Antonio Attini contributes recent photographs depicting each subject Roberts interpreted so many years earlier.
Egypt Yesterday and Today book. Each lithograph is accompanied by a smaller colour photograph of the site or monument today, revealing how much or, as in some cases, how little Egypt has changed during the last 150 years. Concise discussions summarise This is a beautifully presented tour down the Nile, through large, colour reproductions of 124 of David Robert's lithographs, first published in the 1840s.
1 result for roberts". by Roberts R a, David 15 September 2010.
Items related to Egypt: Yesterday and Today. Roberts, David Egypt: Yesterday and Today. ISBN 13: 9789774244087.
Egypt : Yesterday and Today. Absolutely gorgeous book, eye-candy through and through! Author published David Roberts paintings and modern photographs. David Roberts R a. Walmart 559895695. Although the angles of the modern pictures seem frequently wrong when compared to the original depictions, they are stunning, and the book is a joy to handle. MrsRK, November 20, 2016.
This handsome portfolio contains 10 fine art prints of David Roberts’ superb lithographs of ancient Egypt, selected from Egypt: Yesterday and Today (AUC Press, 1996). Between 1842 and 1849, on the basis of sketches made on the spot and aided by his excellent memory, Roberts produced the drawings that Louis Haghe turned into prints published by Francis Graham Moon.
Books, Comics & Magazines. Antiquarian & Collectable Books. Egypt Yesterday & Today Lithographs & Diaries by David Roberts RA HARDBACK art. David Roberts Egypt in Antiquarian and Collectable Books. Skip to page navigation. See all. The Holy Land and Egypt and Nubia Folio Society David Roberts - Fine HBs/SCs. £1. 9.
Egypt Yesterday and Today. by Antonio Attini, Fabio Bourbon, David Roberts. David Roberts, one of the most skilled landscape artists of his time, set out for Egypt in 1838, where he made countless sketches of the most remarkable sites and monuments during the course of his eleven-month journey through Egypt, Sinai, and the Levant. Superb lithographs made from his work, first published between 1846 and 1848, are richly reproduced here in resplendent color
- Ancient Egypt (Arts Crafts of the Ancient World) ebook
- The Birds of Ancient Egypt ebook
- The Ancient - Egypt 2-In-1 Special: An Account of Egypt / Legends of Babylon and Egypt ebook
- Ancient Egypt (Excavating the Past) ebook
- Cleopatra (Ancient Egypt.) ebook
- Warfare in Ancient Egypt ebook
- My Heart My Mother: Death and Rebirth in Ancient Egypt ebook
- Science in Ancient Egypt (Science of the Past) ebook
- Ancient Egypt: Discovering Its Splendors (National Geographic) ebook
- The Egypt Portfolio: Gift Edition ebook