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This book is a few years old now, but is still greatly appreciated, and was long overdue. He gives them life.
Famous Monster Movie Art of Basil Gogos
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Michael rated it it was amazing Oct 18, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Basil is the anchor of my childhood horror memories. Today, collectors fight over his original art-but, with this book, every fan can own glowing full-colour reproductions of his most baeil work as well as many previously unpublished paintings and drawings.
Zach Miller rated it it was amazing Aug 11, Can you imagine having the brains and brushstrokes to produce not only recreations of your favorite movie monsters, but to instill in them a personality unique to the artist. On a closing note: His intense colour and bold, impressionistic brushwork gave a unique sense of drama and sophistication to these iconic characters.
Don’t get me wrong, I’m still glad I got the book, mpvie quality of the reproductions are great, and it’s monwter than not having a book of his art. Dreemweevrr rated it it was amazing Jan 14, Although I had seen his work on many covers and in many publications, I had no idea who Basil Gogos was. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. He seemed to work gogo the dictum, when in doubt, add blue skin.
Bill Bryant rated it it was amazing Feb 02, Gogos had a long career as a commercial illustrator in pulp westerns and adventure magazines and later ventured into movie posters and more personal endevours. Richard Sala rated it it was amazing Nov 14, What other items do customers buy after viewing this item?
Burning Skies rated it liked it Aug 24, Danny Marianino rated it it was amazing Jan 18, Gogos’ insight into some of his compositions and anecdotes meeting some of his subjects is interesting but really?
TODD rated it really liked it Nov 20, The lowest-priced item that has been used or worn previously.
Even without text, this book would’ve earned 4 stars, just for the impressiveness of Gogos’ work. Art of Basil Gogos. See all 35 reviews.
Jan 07, Philip Haagensen rated it it was amazing. One of the most magnificent illustrators of the 20th century. His intense colour and bold, impressionistic brushwork gave a unique sense of drama and sophistication to these iconic characters.
Write a customer review. As you read the biopic history, you can’t help but smile, and as you graze over the pictures included, more and more of them are familiar. Great book if you cannot get the delux edition This book has some of Gogos masterpieces shown in full color on heavy glossy pages. Art of Basil Gogos Hardcover. Or Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.
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Gogos immigrated to the U. This book has so many of those paintings along with other, non monster subjects.
This is the price excluding shipping and handling fees a seller has provided at which the same item, or one that is nearly identical to it, is being offered for sale or has been offered for sale in the recent past. And there is page after page of monsters. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Seeing his most memorable works collected here. Books by Kerry Gammill. Basil Gogos changed the face of classic horror with his film monster portrait art.
I grew up reading Famous Monsters and remember some of these covers. See all 3 pre-owned listings. Today, collectors fight over his original art–but, with this book, every fan can own glowing fsmous reproductions of his most famous work as well as many previously unpublished paintings and drawings.
Zombie writes one of the several introductions to Famous Monster Movie Art of Basil Gogosand states up mondter that just because his forte was monster portraits, Gogos deserves to be ranked with the likes of Mozart, Charlie Chaplin, and Picasso Rob Zombie and I differ when the topic turns to the genius of Basil Gogos.
Can you imagine being able to do such work with scenes from your favorite films or books.
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The art work in this book is great. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Still, basjl images are so rich in color and character. That film would have been currently in theaters at the time, which makes the image something of an anomaly for Gogos’ work on FM.