Charley Harper: An Illustrated Life (Hardcover)

An Illustrated Life

By Todd Oldham, Charley Harper (Illustrator)

Ammo Books, 9781934429372, 420pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2009

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Description

Charley Harper was an American original. For over six decades he painted colorful and graphic illustrations of nature, animals, insects and people alike, from his home studio in Cincinnati, Ohio until he passed away in 2007 at the age of 84. Renowned New York based designer Todd Oldham rediscovered Charley's work in 2001, and collaborated closely with him in the ensuing years; combing through his extensive archive to edit and design this stunning monograph. This coffee table tome is popularly priced, beautiful tribute to Charley Harper's singular style, which he referred to as Minimal Realism.
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