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George Barbier

The Birth of Art Deco
Barbier, George (Book - 2008)
George Barbier
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The first singular study of one of the key artists of the Art Deco movement, George Barbier (1882-1932) was a fashion illustrator to the leading stylists (Poiret, Lanvin, Paquin, Vionnet) of his time, as well as a set and costume designer for the theater, Russian ballet, and music hall. Barbier's work is also noted in the world of advertising, wallpaper design, and jewelry for Cartier, in albums, as well as in almanacs and precious illustrated books. This volume, with essays by Italian and French authors, marks the rediscovery of a very successful artist of 1920s Paris who was strangely forgotten after his death in 1932.
Authors: Barbier, George, 1882-1932
Title: George Barbier
the birth of Art Deco
Publisher: Venice : Marsilio : Musei Civici Veneziani, 2008
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 175 p. :,ill. (some col.) ;,28 cm
Statement of Responsibility: edited by Barbara Martorelli
Notes: Published in conjunction with an exhibition held at the Museo Fortuny, Venice, August 30, 2008, to January 5, 2009
ISBN: 8831796461
9788831796460
Branch Call Number: 709.2 B236g 2008
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references
Subject Headings: Art deco Exhibitions Barbier, George, 1882-1932 Exhibitions
Topical Term: Art deco
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Look familiar? George Barbier enhanced many a Vogue magazine with his illustrations.


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