Cats of Paris

Cats of Paris[PDF / Epub] ☄ Cats of Paris By Lila De Nobili – Bluevapours.co.uk A wonderful gift for all cat lovers A ride through the most coveted cars of the twentieth century offering sumptuous color photography and stunning close ups Every featured vehicle has risen significa A wonderful gift for all cat lovers A ride through the most coveted cars of the twentieth century offering sumptuous color photography and stunning close ups Every featured vehicle has risen significantly in price over the past five to ten years These are Cats of ePUB ✓ the cars that most collectors would want to own for their looks character performance and driving enjoyment They all broke the mold Simon de Burton Simon de Burton journeys through some of the most coveted cars of the twentieth century From the Alfa Romeo C to the Porsche GT the author has chosen cars from each decade from the s to the early s his choices made from the perspective of the enthusiast and collector All are considered 'milestone' cars and all have risen substantially in value in the past five to ten years They are not all necessarily the fastest rarest or most valuable cars but they are all highly significant and highly regarded These are the cars that should have been bought when they were new and kept for the future now that they are truly desired Features cars from across the varied spans of time price and purpose including Lancia Lambda Austin Seven Volkswagen Beetle Jaguar C Type Citroen DS Ford Mustang DeLorean DMC McLaren F Finely drawn sketches portraits and fantasies by one of the major theatre and opera stage and costume designers of the th century Most of the watercolors and pencil drawings of her cats by Lila De Nobili included here are previously unpublished Paris cats have been celebrated by painters writers and chansonniers since the th century when Steinlein created the poster for the cabaret 'Le Chat noir' An important place among these artists is occupied by Lila De Nobili who moved to the French capital in and never left the th arrondissement its uintessential neighborhood She painted and designed stage sets for the Scala in Milan the Opra in Paris the Covent Garden in London and many other theatres Sought by the most famous directors she designed costumes for Maria Callas Edith Piaf Audrey Hepburn and Ingrid Bergman Just after the events of May she devoted herself exclusively to painting and adopted her first cat Ulysse in her apartment in rue de Verneuil The feline family soon grew and Lila never tired of sketching them drawing them or painting them in watercolor Most of these intimate works full of insight and subtlety were gifted to a friend herself a cat lover by Lila in her last years and thanks to this collection a book can now be published.

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  • Hardcover
  • 160 pages
  • Cats of Paris
  • Lila De Nobili
  • 14 March 2014
  • 9788899765941

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