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.

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.

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.

Big Book of Animal Illustrations

Author: Maggie Kate
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486404646
Release Date: 1998-12-23
Genre: Design

Compilation of 688 black-and-white illustrations from 16 Dover nature coloring books.

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.

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.

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 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.

1001 Cartoon Style Illustrations

Author: J. I. Biegeleisen
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 9780486290478
Release Date: 1996-03
Genre: Art

This affordable compendium contains a treasury of ready-to-use humorous vignettes ideal for personalizing greeting cards, enhancing announcements and invitations, adding a professional touch to newsletters, brochures, and more. Check these valuable features: over 1000 royalty-free illustrations; a wide range of subjects (sports, leisure, circuses, carnivals, holidays, plants and flowers, gardening, travel, geography, trades and professions, and many more); conveniently arranged by category for easy location. Reproduced from a highly useful sourcebook, this indispensable archive of royalty-free clip art will be welcomed by artists, illustrators, and anyone in search of lighthearted, professional-quality art on a broad range of topics.

Arms and Armor

Author: Carol Belanger Grafton
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486319940
Release Date: 2013-07-02
Genre: History

Over 750 detailed, high-quality illustrations from rare 19th-century sources: suits of armor, chain mail, swords, helmets, knives, crossbows and other implements, along with scenes of battle, soldiers, horses, artillery and more. Especially suitable for projects requiring a medieval or old-fashioned flavor, these illustrations will fill a myriad of needs for battle-related graphic art.

Animals

Author: Jim Harter
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486318981
Release Date: 2013-05-27
Genre: Art

Selected for its visual impact and ease of use, this outstanding collection of wood engravings presents over 1,000 species of animals in extremely lifelike poses. Includes mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, insects, and other invertebrates.

Heraldic Crests

Author: James Fairbairn
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486155609
Release Date: 2013-02-04
Genre: Design

Rich selection of royalty-free motifs from famous British reference. Striking, varied designs include lions, tigers, wreaths, falcons, rosettes, human figures, mythical creatures, crowns, and much more.

Treasury of Art Nouveau Design Ornament

Author: Carol Belanger Grafton
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486133966
Release Date: 2013-12-31
Genre: Design

577 authentic Art Nouveau designs ranging in size from full-page illustrations to borders, headpieces, tailpieces, and initials. Designs include florals, landscapes, and figures, from artists such as Klimt, Bradley, Auriol, and Larcombe.