Sep 12 2009

Improvisations on a theme by Michelangelo

Improvisations on a theme by Michelangelo

Motifs From the Sistine Chapel Painting of the Garden Of Eden and the Expulsion

By Randy Dillon

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Michelangelo’s painting on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel is considered by many to the the quintessential artwork not only of Michelangelo’s life, but also in the sponsorship of the Roman Catholic Church into the arts. Many refer to the work as Michelangelo’s ceiling.

The modern artist Randy Dillon decided to take upon as a project to create improvisations of two sections of Michelangelo’s Ceiling having to do with the motifs of the Garden of Eden.

In all, there are twelve original works of art with fifteen close-ups to give a better view of how the interpretations played out among the major characters within the theme.

ISBN/EAN13: 1449501656 / 9781449501655
Page Count: 42
Size: 8″ x 10″
Language: English
Color: Full Color with Bleed

Front Cover

Front Cover


May 26 2009

The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli

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Title

The Prince

Description

The classic political theory which created the field of political science. Machiavelli wrote the book years before anyone even considered politics a science worth studying. The book was not published until five years after his death.

So powerful was the message in this book that the name Machiavellian entered into our collective vocabulary. “All states, all powers, that have held and hold rule over men have been and are either republics or principalities.”

Cover art created by Randy Dillon.

ISBN

1442131195

EAN-13

9781442131194

Country of Publication

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Language

English

Authors

Niccolo Machiavelli

Cover Art

Randy Dillon

Page Count

106

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May 26 2009

Treasure Island

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Treasure Island By Robert Stevenson

Treasure Island By Robert Stevenson

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Title

Treasure Island

Description

The classic story by Robert Louis Stevenson set in the Age of Piracy. The story follows a young man named Jim Hawkins who is drawn into an adventure to find pirate gold.

This book is the pirate adventure which started a genre with the memorial sea chantry “Fifteen men on The Dead Man’s Chest – Yo-ho-ho, and a bottle of rum!”

The cover design and artwork was created by Randy Dillon.

ISBN

1442108304

EAN-13

9781442108301

Primary Category

Juvenile Fiction / Classics

Country of Publication
United States

Language

English

Authors

Robert Louis Stevenson

Cover Art

Randy Dillon

Treasure Island By Robert Stevenson

Treasure Island By Robert Stevenson

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May 22 2009

The Artist and Aesop

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The book, The Artist and Aesop, consists of fourteen of Aesop’s fables with an original art illustration with each tale. The stories including the grammar are true to the original Aesop’s Fables.

The illustrations were created with vivid colors which children will enjoy. The artwork in this book has been compared to the artistic style of Van Gogh with its heavy brush strokes and bright colors.

Front Cover - The Artist and Aesop

The Artist and Aesop – Front Cover

This book would be perfect for a budding young artist.