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Louis Wain - The Man Who Drew Cats

by Rodney Dale

  • 190 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Chris Beetles (Distribution) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals depicted in art,
  • Biography: general,
  • Drawing & drawings,
  • History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Illustration & commercial art,
  • Individual artists,
  • Commercial - Illustration,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Art,
  • USA,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • Techniques - Painting - Specific Subjects,
  • Art / General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9352154M
    ISBN 101871136687
    ISBN 109781871136685

      Louis Wain: The Man Who Drew Cats. Rodney Dale. Chris Beetles Limited, Jan 8, - Biography & Autobiography - pages. Series Editor Rodney Dale is a professional writer and editor who has spent a lifetime writing books at all levels on engineering and technology topics. Henry Dale specialized in aircraft simulator maintenance and. Louis Wain was one of the most popular commercial illustrators in the history of England. Born in , his anthropomorphic portrayals of cats captured the imagination of the Edwardian era and his work helped to elevate the profile and popularity of our feline friends to unprecedented heights.

    Louis Wain () At the turn of the century, Louis Wain became a household name as ‘The Man Who Drew Cats’. His drawings of cats appeared in periodicals and his own annuals and then, increasingly on prints and postcards. While his early work was already distinctive, in a gently humorous way, the onset of schizophrenia gradually transformed his style, making it bright, highly. Rodney Dale wrote a book called Louis Wain. The Man Who Drew Cats () Paperback. This book was published by Chris Beetles Limited in You can get your hands on Louis Wain. The Man Who Drew Cats () Paperback in Paperback, x mm, pages, illustrations of which 65 are in colour, weight: g for on the Chris Beetles website today!

    Signed "Louis Wain" in the bottom left corner, captioned in pencil below. Mounted, glazed and framed ( x mm). Fine. A charming original drawing by Louis Wain (), "the man who drew cats". Louis Wain, as the title of this book succinctly sums him up, was the man who drew cats. Indeed he is probably the most celebrated illustrator of cats of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. This biography, first published in is now reissued with new colour plates and is extensively revised. Louis Wain discusses the artist's much imitated.


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Louis Wain - The Man Who Drew Cats by Rodney Dale (Author) out of 5 stars 11 ratings/5(1). Louis Wain - The Man Who Drew Cats Hardcover – J by Rodney Dale (Author) out of 5 stars 11 ratings.

See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and /5(11). Louis Wain: the man who drew cats; Hardcover – January 1, by Rodney Dale (Author)Cited by: 5. This is the definitive biography of Louis Wain, one of the most celebrated, if not THE, most celebrated cat artists of all time.

On first read he seems to have had a sad, almost tragic, life always short of money, sole breadwinner for the family and finally being admitted to a pauper asylum in Tooting, London in his 60s I’ve always loved Louis Wain’s cats – a gleam in their eye and a zest for life!/5.

Louis Wain; the man who drew cats. [Rodney Dale:] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Louis Wain: the man who drew cats by Dale Rodney and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Dale's first biography of Wain was published in and entitled "Louis Wain: the Man Who Drew Cats." This version of the book has been updated with more accurate information, colorful pictures, and printed in conjunction with the Chris Beetles Gallery.5/5(1).

Louis Wain, as the title of this book succinctly sums him up, was the man who drew cats. Indeed he is probably the most celebrated illustrator of cats of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. This biography, first published in is now reissued with new colour plates and is extensively revised/5(11).

Louis Wain’s most popular book is Louis Wain's Cats. The Man Who Drew Cats by. Louis Wain: The Cat Man - 85 Reproductions by. Daniel Ankele, Denise Ankele, Louis Wain (Illustrator) avg rating — 0 ratings — published Want to. Louis Wain is possibly the most famous UK cat artist ever.

At The Cat Gallery we stock the two best books about this fascinating cat illiustrator. We also offer a hard to find CD sized fold out desk calendar featuring 12 Louis Wain images. Buy online from a cat loving family business. Lost in a Good Book; #LouisWain - The man who drew cats Both my grandmother and my mother collected postcards of cats painted by Louis Wain.

Many of these are of appealing cats with large eyes. However Wain did not begin his artistic career with cats. Born the son of a textile trader and embroiderer in Clerkenwell, he lost his father when he. : Louis Wain - The Man Who Drew Cats () by Dale, Rodney and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(19).

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This site is like a library. LOUIS WAIN: THE MAN WHO DREW CATS Written by Rodney Dale. Illustrated by Louis Wain. Stock no. Published by Michael O'Mara books Limited; Chris Beetles Ltd.

1st thus Slightly better than very good condition. Revised Edition. Blue leather binding with gilt title to spine and vignette and borders to front cover. Louis Wain (5 August – 4 July ) was an English artist and diagnosed schizophrenic who made a name from drawing self-conscious, trippy and anthropomorphic cats and kittens.

At the peak of his powers, he cranked out original paintings and sketches of. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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Louis was born on 5 Aug in Clerkenwell. He was the eldest child and only son of William Wain, a textile designer and : Dick Weindling. As the title of this book succinctly sums him up, Louis Wain was the man who drew cats.

Indeed, he is probably the most celebrated illustrator of cats of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. This biography, first published inis now reissued in an extensive revision with new colour plates. Louis Wain: The Man Who Drew Cats (Paperback) By Description.

Perhaps the best loved illustrator of comic cats of the twentieth century. Born in Wain became a household name for his cat illustrations in the s. Product Details Just leave your personalization request in the "order comments" field.

Books will ship out after the.Often held up as THE classic example of a schizophrenic artist, in recent decades there has come to be greater respect for the talents of Victorian-era illustrator of anthropomorphic cats, Louis Wain. Wain’s famous felines were born of his efforts to amuse his wife as she was dying of breast cancer.

Wain would draw their cat, Peter, with eyeglasses, pretending to read.Louis Wain's " CATS " のほうも持っていますが、こちらの " The Man Who Drew Cats " の方がペン画など白黒のページが多いにも関わらず、なぜか興味深いイラストが多くて楽しめました。/5(11).