The Resource A life in pictures, Alasdair Gray, (electronic resource)

A life in pictures, Alasdair Gray, (electronic resource)

Label
A life in pictures
Title
A life in pictures
Statement of responsibility
Alasdair Gray
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Alasdair Gray is known throughout Europe and beyond for his writing, but he is also a highly regarded artist who is responsible for many murals, portraits, paintings and posters. In this autobiography he gathers together the paintings that have mattered most to him over the years, and weaves the story of his life through them
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gray, Alasdair
Dewey number
823.914
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR6057.R3264
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gray, Alasdair
  • Authors, Scottish
  • Artists
  • Biography
  • Artists
  • Authors, Scottish
  • Visual Arts
  • Art, Architecture & Applied Arts
  • Visual Arts - General
Summary expansion
Alasdair Gray is known throughout the world for his writing, but he is also a highly regarded artist who not only illustrates and designs his own books, but has created many beautiful and intriguing portraits, paintings, posters and murals.Alasdair started painting and writing from an early age, and in his seventies he's still vigorously doing both. In this autopictography he gathers together the work that has mattered most to him over the years, and weaves the story of his life through and around these pictures in his own unmistakable style. A beautifully and copiously illustrated book, designed by himself, this is life as seen by one of the millennium's most entertaining and wry creative geniuses
Label
A life in pictures, Alasdair Gray, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Extent
1 online resource (303 p. )
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781847679628
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000369566
  • (StDuBDS)AH24017477
  • (SSID)ssj0001044360
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12354486
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001044360
  • (PQKBWorkID)11080212
  • (PQKB)10886271
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000369566
Label
A life in pictures, Alasdair Gray, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Extent
1 online resource (303 p. )
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781847679628
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000369566
  • (StDuBDS)AH24017477
  • (SSID)ssj0001044360
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12354486
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001044360
  • (PQKBWorkID)11080212
  • (PQKB)10886271
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000369566

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