The Book of Skulls

The Book of Skulls
Author: Faye Dowling
Rating: 4.01
Bestsellers Rate: 21040
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
Book Format: Paperback
Binding: Мягкий
Pages: 160
Hours of reading: 2.7 hours
Publication Date: 2021
Languages: | English |
Price: 10,12 €

About the book

The skull is one of the most recognizable symbols of today's contemporary visual culture. Adorning T-Shirts, badges and rock memorabilia as the ultimate symbol of anarchy and rebellion, the image of the skull has found its way into the vocabulary of urban life. In response to this cultural phenomenon, The Book of Skulls presents a cool visual guide to the skull, charting its rebirth through music and street fashion to become today's ultimate anti-establishment icon. From the Grateful Dead to skater punk graffiti, from haute-couture to Damien Hirst, this book is the ultimate collection of iconic and unusual skull motifs. Packaged in an amazing 'skeleton' binding and drawing together artwork from music, fashion, street art and graphic design, The Book of Skulls is a celebration of one of today's most iconic cultural symbols.

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Faye Dowling Biography

Faye Dowling is a freelance editor, curator and art buyer specialising in photography, illustration, design and contemporary visual culture. She has worked for brands such as Stella McCartney, Louis Vuitton and Adidas, and magazines including Dazed & Confused, Frieze, Eye and Varoom. For Laurence King she is the author of The Book of Skulls (2011). ... Read full biography

Authors: Faye Dowling
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Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
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Languages: | English |
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ISBN13: 9781856697002
ISBN10: 1856697002
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Illustrations: 164 colour illustrations
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Book Format: Paperback
Book Binding: Мягкий
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Pages: 160
Book Weight: 270
Book Dimensions: 140x180x14.22
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Publication date: July 2, 2018
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Publication City/Country: London, United Kingdom

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