False colors : art, design, and modern camouflage / Roy R. Behrens.

Author
Other titles
  • Art, design and modern camouflage
Edition
  • 1st ed.
Published
  • Dysart, Iowa : Bobolink Books c2002
Physical description
223 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
  • 0971324409 (pbk.)
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-223).
Contents
  • Prolegomenon -- 1. Hundreds of differences all fitting in together : esthetics, anesthetics and Gestalt theory -- A camouflage timeline -- 2. The meaning of the white undersides of animals : Abbott H. Thayer and the laws of disguise -- 3. The whole theory of art and its inevitability : cubism and camouflage -- 4. A flock of sea-going Easter eggs : World War I ship camouflage -- 5. The language of vision : camouflage and the Bauhaus -- 6. How easy is a bush a bear : ambiguity, madness and camouflage -- 7. Now you see it, now you don't : camoufleurs, conjurers and pickpockets -- The etymology of "camouflage" -- 8. The forms of things unknown : a potpourri of camouflage artists -- 9. Outraging the law of the excluded middle : camouflage and improvisation.
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

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University of the Arts, London: Central Saint Martins, Main collection 355.4 BEH
British Library: Lending Collection m09/.13180
King's College London Library: Maughan Library, Chancery Lane : [Humanities books] N72.C36 BEH Four week
University of Nottingham Libraries: Hallward Library
Royal College of Art: RCA Library 355.41 BEH
UCL Library Services: UCL Main Library ART TD 30 BEH
University for the Creative Arts: Rochester Library 355.41 BEH
University of Warwick Library: Main Library N 72.C26

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