Tag: Spain

  • Art Nouveau Page Layouts

    The following are from a 1904 magazine called Blanco y negro published in Madrid. DECORATIVE BORDERS

  • Ferdinand The Bull Picture Book by Leaf and Lawson Analysis

    Ferdinand The Bull Picture Book by Leaf and Lawson Analysis

    remarkable to a contemporary audience, but this picture book is significant for Lawson’s early use of cinematic perspectives. Picture books were influenced by motion pictures and photography in a wide variety of ways. Ferdinand the Bull is a standout example of a picture book which would have looked quite different had the audiences not been visually literate due to movies. Lawson’s use of negative space is also modern and remarkable. The linework is clear, similar to the linework utilised by the atomic illustrators.