Louis Wain's Cats

by Chris Beetles

Biography / Autobiography The Real World

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A truly comprehensive examination of Louis Wain’s art, beautifully illustrated, it includes many previously unseen images. Now more fashionable than ever, Louis Wain’s work deserves a book that both catalogues his work and explains his life and art, putting it into context, showing too the ceramic figurines that were created from his designs. A timeline, bibliography and details of previous exhibitions make this a valuable resource for any Louis Wain fantatic.

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Louis Wain's Cats Synopsis

This new book comprises a comprehensive survey of the life and work of one of the best known cat artists of the Victorian and Edwardian period, including a new biography, and catalogue raisonné of Louis Wain’s Lucky Futurist Mascots: his unique ceramic creations. With more than 300 superlative colour images, many shown for the first time ever, brought to life by the lucid narrative of Chris Beetles, the leading authority on Louis Wain.

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ISBN: 9781849310260
Publication date: 01/12/2011
Publisher: Worth Press Ltd
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781849310260
Publication date: 1st December 2011
Author: Chris Beetles
Publisher: Worth Press Ltd
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 240 pages
Genres: Biography / Autobiography, The Real World,
Categories: History of art / art & design styles,

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