Hollywood Sketchbook: A Century Of Costume Illustration by D LandisHollywood Sketchbook: A Century Of Costume Illustration by D Landis

Hollywood Sketchbook: A Century Of Costume Illustration

byD Landis

Hardcover | May 25, 2016

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The very first book on the subject of costume illustration for the movies, Hollywood Sketchbook, contains over 500 previously unpublished drawings. More than just pretty pictures, each drawing provides a blueprint for the creation of a costume and a character. This gorgeous volume affords the viewer a rare peek inside the portfolios of a century of costume designers and illustrators including Theadora Van Runkle (Bonnie and Clyde, The Godfather: Part II), Piero Tosi (The Leopard, Death in Venice), and Travis Banton (Scarlet Empress, Blonde Venus). Academy Award-nominated costume designer Deborah Nadoolman Landis follows-up her acclaimed Dressed: A Century of Hollywood Costume Design, to showcase the artistry of costume illustrators and designers from silent film to today's blockbusters.

Deborah Nadoolman Landis is the David C. Copley Chair and the Founding Director of the David C. Copley Center for Costume Design at the UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television. She is an Academy Award-nominated costume designer ofComing to America(1988) and many other films, includingAnimal House(1978),The Blues Brothers(1980),Rai...
Title:Hollywood Sketchbook: A Century Of Costume IllustrationFormat:HardcoverDimensions:600 pages, 12 × 9 × 1.69 inPublished:May 25, 2016Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0061984965

ISBN - 13:9780061984969


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Incredible Designs! This is book is perfect for any fan of movies, costumes, fashion, or all of the above! It is incredible and features from not only older movies, but more recent ones too! I loved it and I am definitely glad I bought it.
Date published: 2016-12-25