Albert Dorne: Master
Illustrator is the latest addition to
Auad Publishing’s Famous Illustrators series. It’s a worthy
successor to our best-selling Robert Fawcett: The Illustrator’s Illustrator,
and fans of that book are in for another treat as we present the first book
about Dorne, the reknowned artist responsible for the Famous Artists’ School.
The introduction is by Howard Munce, a truely great illustrator and teacher who
knew Dorne Personally.
Echoing the Fawcett book, David Apatoff writes the text, further solidifyig his
position as one of the foremost historians of the Golden Age of magazine
The book also contains a Preface by Apatoff and “Memories of My
Father”, an affectionate and very insightful tribute to her father by
Barbara Dorne Bullas. As a small filip of further testament to Dorne’s place in
the illustration firmament, Jack Davis contributes a graphic Foreword.
All this in service to the 160 pages of color illustrations, some from
originals, on glossy stock. 9″ x 12″, hardcover with dust jacket.
Price is $34.95 plus $5 shipping and handling. Available for immediate
pre-order direct from the publisher.