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Written in collaboration with his widow, this is the first book to explore and reproduce the magnificent stained glass of this renowned 20th century artist. The internationally renowned artist John Piper (1903-1992) was arguably the greatest 20th century designer in stained glass and this is the first book to explore and reproduce this magnificent work. It establishes Piper's standing as a hugely influential artist beyond the medium of paint. Over 100 examples of Piper's stained glass from around the world are reproduced, allowing the reader to appreciate for the first time the range of the work and providing an illustrated historical catalog. Also reproduced are many original sketches and plans as well as photographs of the artist at work.
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Over 100 examples of Piper's work from around the world are illustrated in rich color and b&w, providing a historical catalogue for an exhibition which could never be staged. In collaboration with Piper's widow, who gave free access to his studio, the author discusses the artist's chronological development, his techniques, and the religious imperat
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Book Description Sutton Pub Ltd. Hardcover. Condition: Good. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # G0750910887I3N00
Book Description Stroud, Alan Sutton, 1997, 1997. 196pp, profus ills (many col). Cloth. D/j. Near fine. Seller Inventory # 10298
Book Description U.S.A.: Sutton Pub Ltd, 1997. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Hardback- dj has slight to some wear to extremities with a touch of white showing- In addition, book has warping on pages throughout book otherwise book is in vg condition---Wonderful find!. Seller Inventory # ABE-18378921929
Book Description Sutton Pub Ltd, 1997. Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory # 0750910887-2-4
Book Description Sutton Publications Ltd, Stroud, Gloucestershire, 1997. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 196pp + xx prelims. Nr Fine/VG. Green cloth with gilt lettering on spine. No inscriptions. Touch of shelf wear to tail of spine. Otherwise in fine condition. Dust jacket has some wear to top and tail of spine with a small closed tear at top of spine. Now protected in clear plastic covers. Price unclipped. Contains numerous reproductions of photographs of Piper's stained glass - mostly in colour. Very special collection and written with knowledge and a passion for his work. A heavy book - will require additional postage cost if shipped outside UK by Airmail. Seller Inventory # 007773
Book Description Sutton Publishing Ltd, 1997. Hard. Condition: Very Good Plus. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good Plus. 'Reader's Digest Library' stamp to ffep, but no other apparent library markings apart from sticker remnants to foot of spine of jacket. Otherwise very clean and tidy. Size: 4to. Seller Inventory # 58747
Book Description Sutton Publishing, Gloucestershire, 1997. Hardcover. First edition. 196pp. Large octavo [27 cm] Green textured paper over boards with the title stamped in gilt on the backstrip. Pictorial endpapers. Gently bumped at the top fore edge corners of the covers and the head of the spine. In a very good dust jacket, with subtle rubbing on the front panel, and light scratched indented notations on the rear panel. John Piper was one of Britain's leading artists and a pioneer in various fields, including war art and stage design. He was also arguably the greatest twentieth-century designer in stained glass. Piper was appointed Official War Artist in 1944. Seller Inventory # 40156
Book Description United Kingdom: Sutton Pub Ltd, 1997. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. hardback book and unclipped dust jacket in near fine condition. Seller Inventory # 29428