Robert Taylor is regarded by many as one of the world's foremost aviation artists. This paperback edition of the first collection of Taylor's ...Show synopsisRobert Taylor is regarded by many as one of the world's foremost aviation artists. This paperback edition of the first collection of Taylor's paintings includes the secrets of his techniques, and behind-the-scenes stories of life with the "Aces".Hide synopsis
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Description:Softcover edition of the first volume. Oblong 4to (23cm by 30cm)...Softcover edition of the first volume. Oblong 4to (23cm by 30cm), 128pp. Illustrated throughout in colour. Original laminated card wrappers. This copy is in excellent condition. ISBN 0715314300.
Description:Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Book. 11 1/2h x 14 1/2w. A real...Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Book. 11 1/2h x 14 1/2w. A real nice big 128 page first edition hardcover. A collection of reproductions of Robert Taylor's aviation art, accompanied by a commentary on each piece by the artist. Taylor reveals how he develops each painting from its initial concept to completion on the canvas. His comments are supported by preliminary pencil sketches. Most are full page art works. Has just a touch of faint foxing and is a very nice book.
Description:Very Good with no dust jacket. 0715390082. 128 pages, well...Very Good with no dust jacket. 0715390082. 128 pages, well illustrated (many in color), cloth, DJ, 14 by 11.5 inches. Embossed label of the previous owner, a noted aviation collector. Second impression. From the DJ: "Robert Taylor is regarded by many as Britain's Foremost aviation artist. This is the first time a book has been produced featuring a comprehensive selection of Taylor's work and it is thus a publication of great significance. Those already familiar with his work will be intrigued to discover for the first time the secrets of his techniques, and all combat aviation buffs will delight in the behind-the-scenes stories of life with the Aces. In researching his paintings; a number of these great pilots have contributed their own firsthand accounts of the aircraft they flew in combat and other personal recollections. The book features in-depth visual and verbal studies of many of Taylor's most outstanding paintings, along with a wealth of color details, pencil sketches and photographs. Much of this visual material has never been published before. Many of the original paintings detailed in the book are to be found hanging in leading galleries, museums and private collections around the world."
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