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The Resource The art of the Hollywood backdrop, Richard M. Isackes & Karen L. Maness

The art of the Hollywood backdrop, Richard M. Isackes & Karen L. Maness

Label
The art of the Hollywood backdrop
Title
The art of the Hollywood backdrop
Statement of responsibility
Richard M. Isackes & Karen L. Maness
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The definitive behind-the-scenes history of one of Hollywood's most closely guarded cinematic secrets finally revealed--painted backdrops and the scenic artists who brought them to the big screen
Cataloging source
IXA
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Isackes, Richard M
Dewey number
791.43025
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.S4
LC item number
I73 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Maness, Karen L.
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  • Motion pictures
  • Scene painting
  • Cinematography
  • Painting and motion pictures
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Cinematography
  • Motion pictures
  • Painting and motion pictures
  • Scene painting
  • California
  • Backdrops (Motion pictures)
Label
The art of the Hollywood backdrop, Richard M. Isackes & Karen L. Maness
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 306) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Foreword / Thomas A. Walsh -- Introduction : The scene unseen -- The artists : George Gibson (1904-2001) -- Ben Carrâe (1883-1978) -- Duncan Alanson Spencer (1911-1999) -- The Coakleys & J.C. backings : John Coakley Sr. (1880-1936) ; John Harold Coakley (1918-1970) ; Gary Coakley (1939- ) ; Chris Coakley (1950- ) -- The Strange family & Warner Bros. : Verne Strang (1907-1978) ; Ronald Strang (1933- ) ; Ed Strang (1957) -- The future of the hand-painted backing in film
Dimensions
37 cm
Edition
First Regan Arts hardcover edition.
Extent
xxxix, 312 pages
Isbn
9781941393086
Lccn
2015938345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)961943387
Label
The art of the Hollywood backdrop, Richard M. Isackes & Karen L. Maness
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 306) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Foreword / Thomas A. Walsh -- Introduction : The scene unseen -- The artists : George Gibson (1904-2001) -- Ben Carrâe (1883-1978) -- Duncan Alanson Spencer (1911-1999) -- The Coakleys & J.C. backings : John Coakley Sr. (1880-1936) ; John Harold Coakley (1918-1970) ; Gary Coakley (1939- ) ; Chris Coakley (1950- ) -- The Strange family & Warner Bros. : Verne Strang (1907-1978) ; Ronald Strang (1933- ) ; Ed Strang (1957) -- The future of the hand-painted backing in film
Dimensions
37 cm
Edition
First Regan Arts hardcover edition.
Extent
xxxix, 312 pages
Isbn
9781941393086
Lccn
2015938345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)961943387

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