BOBC

WIKINDX Resources

Mullaney, Dean und Bruce Canwell: Genius, Isolated. The Life and Art of Alex Toth. San Diego: IDW, 2010. (400 S.) 
Added by: joachim (11/15/2010 03:26:45 PM)   
Resource type: Book
Languages: English
ID no. (ISBN etc.): 1600108288
BibTeX citation key: Mullaney2010
Email resource to friend
View all bibliographic details
Categories: General
Keywords: Biography, Illustrated text, Toth. Alex, USA
Creators: Canwell, Mullaney
Publisher: IDW (San Diego)
Views: 9/280
Attachments  
Abstract
Written by the Eisner Award-winning team of Dean Mullaney and Bruce Canwell Genius, Isolated includes many examples of Toth's art, from his earliest stories at DC in the 1940s, his defining work at Standard, his incomparable Zorro comics in the 1950s, examples from his thousands of drawings for animations studios, through his mature - and some say best – work, such as Bravo For Adventure, in the 1970s and 80s. A special section collects, for the first time, the complete Jon Fury pages that Toth produced while in the army, a section that alone is worth the price of admission. Alex Toth was more than a unique and influential artist. He was a keenly insightful philosopher about comics, cartooning, and animation – with opinions on how they are created as opposed to how he felt they should be created. He wasn't shy about expressing those thoughts, whether in scathing, personal letters, essays for publication, or letters to the editor. To flesh out the complete story of his life and art, Mullaney and Canwell have conducted wide-ranging interviews with dozens of Toth's peers, friends, and family members.
Added by: joachim  
WIKINDX 6.4.10 | Total resources: 13545 | Username: -- | Bibliography: WIKINDX Master Bibliography | Style: Comicforschung-Bibliographie Stil (CFB)


PHP execution time: 0.02603 s
SQL execution time: 0.09816 s
TPL rendering time: 0.00175 s
Total elapsed time: 0.12594 s
Peak memory usage: 1.2928 MB
Memory at close: 1.2418 MB
Database queries: 66