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Author Zeisel, Eva. 1906-2011

Title Eva Zeisel on design : the magic language of things.

Imprint Woodstock, NY : Overlook Press, c2004.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    745.4 ZEI    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 221 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-217).
Contents Introduction : the magic language of design -- Essay : the roots of 20th century design -- Our goal : the playful search for beauty -- To see : affinitive seeing -- Variety, not originality -- Spontaneity -- Line -- Shading and shadows -- Surfaces : textures & reflections -- Scale -- Crisp or soft -- To the limit of the material -- Compact to lacy -- Contours : complete and incomplete forms -- Togetherness -- Functional objects -- Fun -- Associations with the human body -- Influences -- Birds -- Visible structure -- Geometric forms & patterns -- Curves : stress & compound -- Beauty -- Love.
Subject Design.
Added Title On design
ISBN 1585674079 (alk. paper)

 
    
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