Émigrés The Transformation of Art Publishing in Britain

Author: Anna Nyburg
Publisher: Phaidon
Size: 234 x 150 mm (9 1/4 x 5 7/8 in)
Pages: 288
Weight: 0.65 kg
Cover: Hard
Language: English
Publication date: 2014
ISBN: 9780714867021
Availability: 1
209.00 PLN
A fascinating look at the impact on the British illustrated publishing industry of émigrés from Germany and Austria in the first half of the twentieth century, looking in particular at the art publishing houses of Phaidon Press and Thames & Hudson. About the author Anna Nyburg wrote her PHD thesis on German and Austrian refugee art publishers in Britain between the wars for the University of London. She is presently the Humanities Erasmus Coordinator, Centre for Co-curricular Studies, at Imperial College, London.