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Pantone the 20th century in color

Pantone the 20th century in color

Author: Leatrice Eiseman; Keith Recker; Pantone (Firm)
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 2011. ©2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Longtime Pantone collaborators and color gurus Leatrice Eiseman and Keith Recker identify more than 200 touchstone works of art, products, decor, and fashion, and carefully match them with 80 different official PANTONE color palettes to reveal the trends, radical shifts, and resurgences of various hues.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leatrice Eiseman; Keith Recker; Pantone (Firm)
ISBN: 9780811877565 0811877566
OCLC Number: 706025427
Description: 209 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: 1900s : the new era. Edwardian affairs ; Arts and Crafts ; Jewel tones ; The charm of iridescence ; Firsts for women ; Poiret revolution ; The Fauves --
1910s ; changes and challenges. Theatrics ; Parrish blues ; Wiener Werkstätte ; Youthful pastimes ; Cubism ; World War I ; Coming home --
1920s ; modern ways. Art Deco ; Tutmania ; Cocktails and laughter ; Destinations ; The Leyendecker man ; Bauhaus ; Modern pleasures ; A rose is a rose --
1930s : resilience and recovery. Deco architecture ; Illusions ; Fantastic plastic ; Diversions ; Parks and recreation ; Roseville ; The wizard of Oz ; The world of tomorrow --
1940s : war, peace, and prosperity. Fantasia ; Edward Hopper ; World War II ; Carefree and casual ; The American dream ; Hit parade ; Film noir ; La mode --
1950s : pastels and primaries. Happy at home ; Teen angels ; Mid-century modernists ; Movie goddesses ; Cosmetic superstars ; Coast-to-coast woolens ; Fantasyland ; Abstract expressionists --
1960s : saturated 60s. Passage to India ; A different space ; Kensington and Carnaby ; Black is beautiful ; Psychedelia ; Sesame Street ; Warhol ; PANTONE --
1970s : earthy and eclectic. Colors and coordinates ; Avocado and harvest gold ; Feathers and leathers ; Provence ; Land art ; The day the world turned Day-Glo ; Night life ; Hotel California --
1980s : adventures in affluence. Memphis, Michael, and Philippe ; To the manor born ; Urban cowboys ; Signs and symbols ; Miami vice ; Majorelle and Morocco ; Santa Fe ; Personal colors ; Japonais --
1990s : nuanced 90s. Grunge and graffiti ; It's a good thing ; The nature of Zen ; Out of Africa ; Latin flavors ; Chic over geek ; Anime ; Conspicuous consumption ; Future forecasts.
Other Titles: History of color in the twentieth century
Responsibility: by Leatrice Eiseman and Keith Recker.


PANTONE, the worldwide colour authority, invites you on a rich visual tour of one hundred transformative years. This title identifies more than 200 touchstone works of art, products and fashion and  Read more...
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