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Synopsis: William Reynold Brown (1917 1991) was a prolific American artist whose career embraced virtually every facet of the illustration field. During his life he produced work for the newspaper comics (Tailspin Tommy), invented the concept of the cutaway drawing for North American Aviation, painted covers for some of the first paperback books ever published, illustrated scores of magazines and magazine covers, and most notably produced over 300 movie posters for the motion picture industry. After his retirement from commercial illustration, Reynold found success as a fine artist, producing hundreds of oil paintings and drawings for the Western art market. This book presents a rich overview of Reynold Brown s entire career, and showcases hundreds of original paintings, drawings, photographs, and printed illustrations often in glorious full-page reproductions. Many of his most iconic movie posters are featured, such as Attack of the 50 Foot Woman, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Creature from the Black Lagoon, Spartacus, I was a Teenage Werewolf, and many more. 9 x 12 inches, full-color, hardcover.
From the Back Cover: Reynold Brown is best known for his work in the film industry, creating over 300 movie posters for such classic horror and science fiction titles as Creature from the Black Lagoon, Attack of the 50 Foot Woman, Spartacus, The House on Haunted Hill, and many more. This book features an overview of his entire career with over 500 illustrations and vintage photographs.
Title: Reynold Brown: A Life in Pictures
Publisher: The Illustrated Press, Inc.
Publication Date: 2009
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description The Illustrated Press, Inc., 2009. Condition: Good. First. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP80397010
Book Description The Illustrated Press, Inc., 2009. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG0982004125
Book Description The Illustrated Press, Inc. 2009-01-01, 2009. Hardcover. Condition: good. First. 0982004125. Seller Inventory # 618592
Book Description The Illustrated Press, Inc., 2009. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Seller Inventory # P020982004125
Book Description The Illustrated Press, Inc., 2009. Hardcover. Condition: Like New. Almost new condition. Seller Inventory # P010982004125
Book Description The Illustrated Press, Inc., 2009. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110982004125
Book Description Illustrated Press, 2009. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. Art biography of movie poster artist Brown. Sold out very quickly (1000 copies published) and very scarce. Fine in jacket (new unread copy). Seller Inventory # ABE-14506130086
Book Description The Illustrated Press, Inc., 2009. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0982004125
Book Description The Illustrated Press, Inc., 2009. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. Signed by authors Dan Zimmer & David Horung on title page. Fine in fine dust wrapper, one very tiny nick to upper spine fold else as new. A superb collectors copy, jacket in archival mylar protector. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # ABE-1502570466619
Book Description The Illustrated Press, Saint Louis, Missouri, 2009. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Reynold Brown; (illustrator). First Edition. 224 pp. Pictorial boards with a wraparound painting that is not the same as the artwork on the dustjacket; illustrated endpapers; headband; illustrated throughout with Brown's beautiful artwork. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: Foreword; Early Years; Tailspin Tommy; North American Aviation; New York; Back to California; The Art Center; Show Business; Military Art; New Directions; Portraits; Tragedy; and Nebraska; followed by an Appendix, which lists Brown's published work. Size: 4to. Seller Inventory # 205955