Dialogue, action and interaction pt8 ancient books

(Aesthetic research)
This post is mainly just aesthetic research for the beginning of the animation.
Looked at colours and style to put into consideration, didn’t just look at old artwork that was physically in a books, but also looked at cave paintings, scrolls and pots.
1-old-booksBrowns, torn, dirty, faded colours,  discoloured.

Cave paintings 2-cave-paitningsIn conclusion: browns, reds, blocked out simple figures. 3-ol-book-art-jpg4egption5egption
Books bind by human skin.

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1215 today. (2015). Aura and Artists’ Books: Lavinia Singer – 1215 today. [online] Available at: http://1215today.com/discover/lavinia-singer-aura-and-artists-books/ [Accessed 20 Jan. 2017].

Artsales.com. (n.d.). Ancient Ships in art history: The Ceremonial Uses of Ships in ancient Egypt and Egyptian art. [online] Available at: http://www.artsales.com/ARTistory/Ancient_Ships/03_ceremonial_vessels.html [Accessed 20 Jan. 2017].

BBC News. (2014). The macabre world of books bound in human skin – BBC News. [online] Available at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-27903742 [Accessed 20 Jan. 2017].

Citrinitas.com. (n.d.). The History of Visual Communication – The Art of the Book. [online] Available at: http://www.citrinitas.com/history_of_viscom/book.html [Accessed 20 Jan. 2017].

Colourbox. (n.d.). Ancient books on a shelf | Stock Photo | Colourbox. [online] Available at: https://www.colourbox.com/image/ancient-books-on-a-shelf-image-2478246 [Accessed 12 Jan. 2017].

Crystalinks.com. (n.d.). Ancient Egyptian Art, Painting, Sculpture – Crystalinks. [online] Available at: http://www.crystalinks.com/egyptart.html [Accessed 20 Jan. 2017].

Depositphotos, I. (n.d.). Ancient book. [online] Depositphotos. Available at: http://depositphotos.com/11648775/stock-photo-ancient-book.html [Accessed 12 Jan. 2017].

DigVentures. (2013). Friday Five… Best Books of the Ancient World. [online] Available at: http://digventures.com/2014/09/friday-five-best-books-of-the-ancient-world/ [Accessed 12 Jan. 2017].

Donsmaps.com. (n.d.). Namibia – Rock paintings from Namibia in Africa. [online] Available at: http://donsmaps.com/africanart.html [Accessed 20 Jan. 2017].

Encyclopedia Britannica. (2007). Byzantine art. [online] Available at: https://www.britannica.com/art/Byzantine-art [Accessed 20 Jan. 2017].

Fox News. (2011). Ancient Books Uncovered in Jordan May Date to Start of Christianity. [online] Available at: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2011/03/30/ancient-books-uncovered-jordan.html [Accessed 12 Jan. 2017].

Healthy Natural Cures. (n.d.). Ancient Book Teaches Amazing Super Human Abilities – Healthy Natural Cures. [online] Available at: http://www.healthynaturalcures.org/ancient-book-teaches-amazing-super-human-abilities/ [Accessed 12 Jan. 2017].

Io9.gizmodo.com. (2012). Cite a Website – Cite This For Me. [online] Available at: http://io9.gizmodo.com/5886724/anthropodermic-bibliopegy-or-the-truth-about-books-bound-in-human-skin [Accessed 20 Jan. 2017].

Jimhopper.com. (n.d.). Cite a Website – Cite This For Me. [online] Available at: http://www.jimhopper.com/uploads/Bowmen_and_Reindeer_Los_Caballos_Spain.jpg [Accessed 20 Jan. 2017].

Jo Marchant, J. (2016). A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the World. [online] Smithsonian. Available at: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/journey-oldest-cave-paintings-world-180957685/ [Accessed 20 Jan. 2017].

MNN – Mother Nature Network. (2016). Ancient books may hide other texts inside. [online] Available at: http://www.mnn.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/blogs/ancient-books-may-hide-other-texts-inside [Accessed 12 Jan. 2017].

Shutterstock.com. (n.d.). Laboratory restoration ancient books. [online] Available at: https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/laboratory-restoration-ancient-books-53767033 [Accessed 12 Jan. 2017].

WideWalls. (n.d.). Art is Often Magical. But, What Relationship do Magic and Art Have?. [online] Available at: http://www.widewalls.ch/magic-and-art/ [Accessed 20 Jan. 2017].


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