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Faeries and Other Fantastical Folk

The Faery Paintings of Maxine Gadd

by Maxine Gadd

  • 28 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Artist"s and Photographers" Press Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Airbrush,
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Painting & paintings,
  • New Age / Parapsychology,
  • Folklore,
  • Art,
  • New Age / Body, Mind & Spirit,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Angels & Spirit Guides,
  • Body, Mind & Spirit / Angels & Spirit Guides,
  • JUVY-WORKBOOKS - JUV WORKBOOKS,
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • Individual Artist

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJohn Grant (Collaborator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8771142M
    ISBN 101904332242
    ISBN 109781904332244
    OCLC/WorldCa60795023


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Faeries and Other Fantastical Folk: The Faery Paintings of Maxine Gadd by Gadd,Maxine with a Text By Grant,John Seller Pat Cramer, Bookseller Published Condition Fine Edition 1st Edition ISBN Item Price $.

Faeries and Other Fantastical Folk book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A breathtaking showcase of Maxine Gadd's whimsica /5. Faeries And Other Fantastical Folk - Boxed Set by Gadd,Maxine with a Text By Grant,John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Towards the end of the last century, interest in faeries picked up and there was a tremendous renaissance of faery art - a new outpouring of visions.

Among the foremost painters of this new wave was Maxine Gadd, whose entrancing and sometimes eerie images fill the pages of this book. Faeries And Other Fantastical Folk - Boxed Set by Gadd,Maxine with a Text By Grant,John.

Artists' and Photographers' Press Ltd, Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged.

Faeries and Other Fantastical Folk: The Faery Paintings of Maxine Gadd The magical and wondrous paintings of Maxine Gadd are renowned the world over for the glimpses they offer us into the enchanting realms of Fairyland.

Here you will find beauty not normally revealed to mortal eye, and quirky fantastication that will make you catch your : Chimera Publishing. Faeries and Other Fantastical Folk is also published in a Signed Box Edition.

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Synopsis Over the ages there have been a few - a very few - special people to whom the faeries have opened the wonders of their world. And, of those lucky few, a mere handful have been fortunate enough to be gifted artists, able to bring to us their glimpses of the realm that remains otherwise forever unseen.

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I'm open to all types of art, so I decided to go ahead and purchase this book. I wasn't disappointed in any way. The book is full of reproductions of the artist's work and is accompanied by various poetry/5.

Faeries and Other Fantastical Folk: The Faery Paintings of Maxine Gadd but seeing that I had every other fairy artist's book I wanted to expand my collection. I'm open to all types of art, so I decided to go ahead and purchase this book. I wasn't disappointed in any way. The book is full of reproductions of the artist's work and is /5(22).

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