1300 Real and Fanciful Animals

Author: Matthäus (the Younger) Merian
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486132761
Release Date: 2012-12-19
Genre: Art

Quadrupeds, snakes, mollusks and crustaceans, birds, fish, and insects depicted realistically and fancifully, plus such fantasy creatures as unicorns, dragons, and basilisks. Indispensable volume of royalty-free graphics for commercial artists.

1300 Real and Fanciful Animals

Author: Matthaeus Merian
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 0486402371
Release Date: 1998-01
Genre: Art

Quadrupeds, snakes, mollusks and crustaceans, birds, fish, and insects depicted realistically and fancifully, plus such fantasy creatures as unicorns, dragons, and basilisks. Indispensable volume of royalty-free graphics for commercial artists.

Treasury of Animal Illustrations

Author: Carol Belanger Grafton
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486318851
Release Date: 2013-04-09
Genre: Nature

Wondrous panorama of the animal kingdom, with detailed reproductions of over 600 rare engravings: mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, crustaceans, insects, some plants — all identified. Royalty-free illustrations for designers and craftspeople. Excellent sourcebook for students of natural history.

Men

Author: Jim Harter
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486239521
Release Date: 1980-06-01
Genre: Design

More than 410 rare royalty-free woodcut engravings of men in every conceivable attitude, costume, activity. Men at work, play, leisure. Eskimos, gladiators, knights, bullfighters, workers, doctors, artists, many more, taken from 19th-century periodicals. Invaluable sourcebook for artists and illustrators.

Hands

Author: Jim Harter
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486249599
Release Date: 1985
Genre: Art

Need a hand? Here are over a thousand! Over 1,100 images of hands in all shapes, sizes, and shades: writing, sewing, with pointing fingers, much more, all royalty-free. Drawn from rare 19th-century European and American books and periodicals, this treasury of hands will be perfect for spot illustrations and many other projects.

Women

Author: Jim Harter
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486132136
Release Date: 2012-12-19
Genre: Design

Lush allegorical ladies, Grecian maids and Victorian maidens, Indians, Japanese, dancers, housewives, courtesans; women dancing, smiling, working, weeping, flirting — an unusually rich sourcebook of poses, costumes, clothing, everyday life. 488 illustrations.

Harter s Picture Archive for Collage and Illustration

Author: Jim Harter
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486136677
Release Date: 2012-09-21
Genre: Art

Over 300 authentic, rare 19th-century engravings selected by noted collagist for artists, designers, decoupeurs. Machines, people, animals, more, printed one side of page. 25 scene plates for backgrounds.

Treasury of Fantastic and Mythological Creatures

Author: Richard Huber
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486319094
Release Date: 2013-05-27
Genre: Art

Drawing on fifty centuries of human history, this encyclopedic collection of images is filled with demons, monsters, animal-gods, totemic figures, and other supernatural beasts from the darker realms of man's imagination. Works range from prehistoric rock paintings to the drawings of Max Ernst, from the masks of black Africa to the gargoyles of Notre Dame.

Plants

Author: Jim Harter
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486130026
Release Date: 2013-01-16
Genre: Nature

Hundreds of plant species with specialized appendices on edible plants, herbs, plants used in decoration and graphic design. Inspirational, royalty-free illustrations for designers, artists, botanists, and gardeners.

Treasury of Flower Designs for Artists Embroiderers and Craftsmen

Author: Susan Gaber
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486131375
Release Date: 2012-09-20
Genre: Design

A hundred garden favorites rendered in black-and-white line illustrations will suggest numerous design and artistic uses. Amaryllis, anemone, begonia, cinquefoil, peony, snapdragon flow and weave, many forming borders and frames.

Victorian Floral Illustrations

Author: Carol Belanger Grafton
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486248226
Release Date: 1850
Genre: Art

Over 340 handsome and botanically accurate wood engravings selected from two classic Victorian publications: Paxton's Flower Garden and The Natural History of Plants. Includes exquisite renderings of a broad spectrum of plant forms: baobab tree, quaking grass, winged pea, and many other unusual plants. Each illustration includes the scientific name and brief description.

Gargoyles and Grotesques

Author: A. Raguenet
Publisher:
ISBN: 0486470164
Release Date: 2010-06-17
Genre: Design

Enter a mysterious world of fantasy, beauty, and horror with this historic collection of architectural details from centuries-old structures — gargoyles, busts, cartouches, pedestals, more. Bonus CD-ROM includes all images from the book.

Steampunk Sourcebook

Author: M. C. Waldrep
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486481111
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Art

Combining futuristic technology and Victorian romance, the influence of the steampunk style extends from literature and film to art and fashion. This one-of-a-kind CD-ROM and book compilation from Dover's vast archives offers more than 500 images that range from dirigibles and sea vessels to corsets and pocket watches. A gallery of original art completes the volume.

Anatomical and Medical Illustrations

Author: Jim Harter
Publisher:
ISBN: 048646752X
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Design

Fascinating, visually encyclopedic exploration of the body and healing arts features hundreds of outstanding anatomical engravings, plus images of diseases, injuries, nursing, therapeutics, treatments, and illustrations from the history of medicine.