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This book makes clear why news stands were so much more fun fifty years ago than they are today.
Read this book in one sitting, mojster you love the classic universal monsters you will love this book. Gogos immigrated to the U. Sep 09, Melissa rated it really liked it. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?
Famous Monster Movie Art of Basil Gogos
What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? Zach Miller rated basi it was amazing Aug 11, Instead, a good portion of the book is devoted to his wildlife, western, military, adventure, and whatnot work. Gogos had a long career as a commercial illustrator in pulp westerns and adventure magazines and later ventured into movie posters and more personal endevours.
Skip to main content. But sales indicated that the pair had a potential winner on their hands, and they decided to upgrade the look of the magazine. Don’t get me wrong, I’m still glad I got the book, the quality of the reproductions are great, and it’s better than not having a book of his art.
Famous Monster Movie Art of Basil Gogos by Kerry Gammill
Want to Read saving…. Zombie writes one of the several introductions to Famous Monster Movie Art of Basil Gogosand states up front that just because his forte was monster portraits, Gogos deserves to be ranked with the likes of Mozart, Charlie Chaplin, and Picasso Rob Zombie and I differ when the topic turns to the genius of Basil Gogos.
Spectacular book worth every penny I paid for it! There are momster discussion topics on this book yet. David Spurlock is an award-winning author, illustrator and editor who has taught at the School of Visual Arts in New York.
Book Review: ‘Famous Monster Movie Art of Basil Gogos’
These covers both vasil and compel us to want to see more. Within this book are large, crystal-clear repros of his most famous monster cover paintings, as well as samples of his illustration work. Famous Monsters Magazine Back Issues. For me, he’s the artist who drew so many of those Famous Monsters of Filmland magazine covers that I could never afford to buy or even find. Ratings and Reviews Write a review.
Famous Monster Movie Art of Basil Gogos : Kerry Gammill :
I agree this should have been more Encyclopedic. His first cover was of Vincent Price in House of Usher.
This item may be a floor model or store return that has been used. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Drawing American Pop Culture: I would be glad to spend 3 times the cost for a complete volume set.
Great artwork from the man who painted your favorite monsters!! And lastly, a good number of the covers are small, some very gogoos, and are reproductions of the actual FMOF covers, not his actual paintings used to create those covers.
Like many who have moviie this book, I grew up with Famous Monsters of Filmland, and was really looking forward to getting this book because of the fabulous artwork of Basil Gogos that I remember so well.
If I could steal one thing in this world, it would be Basil Gogos talent. But they could have, and should have, done a much better job. One of the most magnificent illustrators of the 20th century.
No other book has ever addressed the incredible work of artist Basil Gogos. David J Corwell rated it it was amazing Feb 26, And there is page after page of monsters. See all 35 reviews. Jun 25, Glen Hannah rated it really liked it Shelves: Books by Kerry Gammill. Led Zeppelin by Led ZeppelinGogs 3.