Kay Nielsen

an appreciation. by Welleran Poltarnees

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The stories are accompanied by masterful illustrations by Danish artist Kay Nielsen, known for his iconic style and also for his work on the films Fantasia and The Little Mermaid. The revered and time-honored collection was also included within Andrew Lang's Blue Fairy Book and includes some of the most famous stories of all time:Released on: Septem Kay Nielsen (Danish, –), Illustration from Hansel and Gretel and Other Stories by the Brothers Grimm (published ), Transparent and opaque watercolor, pen and ink over graphite. Promised gift of Kendra and Allan Daniel. A Golden Age gift book in facsimile for the first time. Kay Nielsen’s rarest work with his virtuoso blend of folk-tale drawing and Art Deco stylisation illustrating 22 .   Golden Age artist Kay Nielsen, a master of fantasy, lavished the text with 25 intricately detailed color and numerous black-and-white images that glow with his phantasmagorical style. With 15 stories that include the popular "Billy Goat's Gruff," this is one of the most stunning children's books ever produced.5/5(2).

  Enter Kay Nielsen. Nielsen was born in the late s in Copenhagen, and so straddled the Art Nouveau and Art Deco movements. During the the Golden Age of Illustration, Nielsen and other artists, such as Arthur Rackham and Gustave Doré, found themselves illustrating expensive, exquisite gift books of fairy-tale n took a Nordic coolness . If you want to be dazzled, look no further than the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, which just opened Kay Nielsen’s Enchanted Vision: The Kendra and Allan Daniel Collection.. Nielsen (–) gained international recognition for his exquisite gift book illustrations, notably his masterpiece East of the Sun and West of the Moon, Old Tales from the North (), a . An original watercolour, signed and dated "Kay Nielsen " in the lower left corner, for In Powder and Crinoline, a collection of seven fairy tales chosen by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch. This watercolour illustrates the story "Felicia or The Pot of Pinks" and appears at p. "Nielsen shows in his development a fancy so delicate and an outlook. View the profiles of people named Kay Nielsen. Join Facebook to connect with Kay Nielsen and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to.

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Kay Nielsen brings the tales alive. The style is unique and Renaissance-esk; it is not photorealistic or "clean," while not straying anywhere near cartoony.

The images shown by Amazon are true to the quality of the printed page. Cracking open the book for /5(79). Kay Nielsen has 38 books on Goodreads with ratings. Kay Nielsen’s most popular book is The Complete Fairy Tales. There is a deeply profound story between these pages.A husband and wife thousands of miles from their getting by financially and still hold on to their Nielsen is a Brilliant Artist.

Even his Beloved wife, Ulla knows and follows forages into a Mystical World are Magical. Some may be un~suitable for Children/5(18). date: These illustrations were never published in book form.

Were exhibited by K Nielsen At London () as a series of black and white drawings called The Book of Death. Kay Nielsen book His books include East of the Sun and West of the Moon (), as well as Hans Christian Andersen’s Fairy Tales () and Hansel and Gretel and Other Stories by the Brothers Grimm (), both featured in TASCHEN fairy-tale books.

Nielsen also worked on the Disney film Fantasia (), designing the segment “Night on Bald Mountain.”. Beginning of a dialog window, including tabbed navigation to register an account or sign in to an existing account. Both registration and sign in support using google and facebook.

East of the Sun and West of the Moon, Kay Nielsen, From East of the Sun West of the Moon by Kay Nielsen Following his theatrical work in Copenhagen, Nielsen returned to contributing to illustrated books with the publication of Hans Christian Andersen’s Fairy Tales in.

Kay Nielsen studied art in Paris at Académie Julian and Académie Colarossi from toand then lived in England from to He received his first English commission from Hodder and Stoughton to illustrate a collection of fairy tales, providing 24 colour plates and more than 15 monotone illustrations for In Powder and Crinoline, Fairy Tales Retold by Sir Arthur Birth place: Copenhagen, Denmark.

Kay Nielsen Home Three Princesses HC Andersen Brothers Grimm Red Magic. Kay Nielsen Illustrations and Art Prints. Book Illustrations ***Links open to separate page of more prints*** East of the Sun, West of the Moon.

As Far Away from the Castle Kay and Gerda, The Snow Queen. The Nightingale. The Real Princess. Story of A Mother. A beautifully designed book filled with interesting Norwegian fairy tales & gorgeous art by Kay Nielsen, but I found the typeface hard to read. My favourite tales were Prince Lindworm, The Widow's Son, and The Three Princesses in the Blue Mountain.

(The Blue Belt was such nonsense, though. What a weird story!)/5. Kay Nielsen Pinxit (illustrator). Reproduces some of Nielson's work from a edition in full-colorplates along with the 11 different stories.

VG plus in. Nielsen’s first illustrated book, In Powder and Crinoline was published in He went on to illustrate East of the Sun, West of the Moon (), Andersen’s Fairy Tales (), Hansel and Gretel () and Red Magic (). I’m reintroducing the works of my favorite illustrator Kay Nielsen in his book: Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales.

If you’ve seen Fantasia, you are, whether you know it or not, familiar with the work of Kay Nielsen, a Danish artist whose illustrations collide light and dark in sublime, often disquieting quantities, with patterns of feverish detail abutting vast stretches of negative space.

Kay Nielsen. Kay Nielsen ( ) was a Danish illustrator popular in the early 20th century. He joined the ranks of Arthur Rackham and Edmund Dulac in enjoying the success of the lavish gift books of the early 20th century.

His exquisite, stylized illustrations are among the most beautiful of children's book illustrators. Nielsen produced 26 watercolours in total for the book, which was published in An article in the Christmas Bookman recommending this work describes Nielsen as "a young artist of curiously original gifts.

In a nutshell This XXL fine art portfolio revives Kay Nielsen’s illustrations for a world heritage classic, A Thousand and One Nights.

Printed for the first time ever in five colors including gold, the 21 prints are reproduced directly from Nielsen’s original watercolors, allowing his sumptuous hues and rich influences to ry: Books > Art.

Nielsen received greater international attention in with an exhibition at Scott & Fowles in New York, sponsored by Martin Birnbaum who noted the “genuine pleasure to reach the oasis of a Kay Nielsen picture in a journey through the printed pages of a book.” A portrait photograph of Nielsen in the accompanying exhibition catalogue shows.

As a lover of illustrated fairy tales and having just returned from Sweden, I was delighted to discover, thanks to the relentlessly wonderful 50 Watts, East of the Sun and West of the Moon: Old Tales from the North (public library; public domain) — a collection of Scandinavian fairy tales, illustrated by Danish artist Kay Rasmus Nielsen (), whose work you.

Red Magic, published inis the last book illustrated by Kay Nielsen. The illustrations consist of 53 paintings and drawings, eight in color. Of these 53 illustrations, 15 accompany the story of Aladdin.

Red Magic is 'a collection of the world's best fairy tales from all countries', edited and arranged by Romer Wilson. Luminous and often haunting, Kay Nielsen’s interpretations of classic fairy tales are among the most celebrated book illustrations of the 20th century.

Showcasing more than 45 dramatic watercolors, drawings, and illustrated books from the Kendra and Allan Daniel Collection, “Kay Nielsen’s Enchanted Vision” celebrates the Danish artist.

East of the Sun and West of the Moon, illustrated by Kay Nielsen ( edition). Kay (pronounced “kigh”) Rasmus Nielsen () was born in Copenhagen into an artistic family. His mother, Oda Nielsen, was one of the most celebrated actresses of her time, both at the Royal Danish Theater and at the Dagmarteater, where his father was Director.

Kay Nielsen studied art in Paris before moving to England in   The Hardcover of the Kay Nielsen's A Thousand and One Nights by Noel Daniel at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : Taschen America, LLC. Born in Copenhagen, Kay Nielsen came from a theatrical background, his mother was an actress and his father a theatrical director. Nielsen studied art at the Acadamie Julian in Paris and, after an exhibition in a Bond Street Gallery, acquired commissions from Hodder and Stoughton to illustrate a series of fairy tale books.

Golden Age artist Kay Nielsen, a master of fantasy, lavished the text with 25 intricately detailed color and numerous black-and-white images that glow with his phantasmagorical style.

With 15 stories that include the popular "Billy Goat's Gruff," this is one of the most stunning children's books ever produced. - Kay Rasmus Nielsen (Ma – J ) was a Danish illustrator who was popular in the early 20th century, the "golden age of illustration" He joined the ranks of Arthur Rackham and Edmund Dulac in enjoying the success of the Gift Books of the early 20th century.

Nielsen is also known for his collaborations with Disney for whom he contributed pins. Kay Nielsen () is considered by many to be among the leading artists associated with the Golden Age of Illustration.

The Kay Nielsen Collection at Spirit of the Ages includes art images from some of Nielsen's seminal work illustrating fairy tales, myths. Books Advanced Search Amazon Charts Best Sellers & more Top New Releases Deals in Books School Books Textbooks Books Outlet Children's Books Calendars & Diaries of 68 results for Books: Kay Nielsen.

Kay (pronounced “kigh”) Rasmus Nielsen () was born in Copenhagen into an artistic family. His mother, Oda Nielsen, was one of the most celebrated actresses of her time, both at the Royal Danish Theater and at the Dagmarteater, where his father was Director.

Kay Nielsen studied art in Paris before moving to England in Product Information. Fairy tale finesse: RevivingEast of the Sun and West of the Moon, Kay Nielsen's most ambitious illustration project Step into a world of star-crossed lovers, magical winds, mischievous giants, and trolls, through some of themost exquisite illustrations in publishing this gorgeous reprint, TASCHEN revives the most ambitious publication project of 5/5(3).

Night visions - A fine art portfolio of Kay Nielsen's sumptuous A Thousand and One Nights. In the late s, in a Europe ravaged by World War I, Danish illustrator Kay Nielsen put the finishing touches on his illustrations of A Thousand and One Nights.Ebay Mobile users: see FULL DESCRIPTION for complete details.

This extra-large fine art portfolio revives Kay Nielsen’s illustrations for a world heritage classic, A Thousand and One Nights. Printed for the first time ever in five colors including gold, the 21 prints are reproduced directly from Nielsen’s original watercolors, allowing his sumptuous hues and rich influences Seller Rating: % positive.5 & 11 have Nielsen color art.

1 & 3 feature his unpublished The Book of Death series done in Kay (pronounced "kigh") Nielsen is considered one of a triumvirate of classic "great " illustrators from the golden age of illustration and gift book design during the first quarter of .