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Var›es assinalados. Edi‹o fac-similada.

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Var›es assinalados. Edi‹o fac-similada.

by VALEN‚A, Francisco

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Lisbon, Livros Horizonte / Assembleia da Repœblica / MinistŽrio da Cultura / Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal, 2010.. Folio (35.9 x 27 cm.), publisher's decorated cloth, with 10 x 7 cm. color illustration on paper tipped on to front cover. As new. 56 ll., vibrant color facsimile reproductions, table of contents of persons caricatures. *** Facsimile edition of this album by the famous illustrator Francisco de Paula Valena (Lisbon, 1882-1963), @Var›es Assinalados (1909-1911). It contains 48 caricatures with biographies of important figures of the early twentieth century in Portugal including Miguel Bombarda, Guerra Junqueiro, Colombano Bordal Pinheiro, Ferreira do Amaral, Te—filo Braga, Afonso Costa, Jo‹o Chagas, Manuel de Arriaga, Brito Camacho, JosŽ Relvas, Anselmo Braamcamp Freire, JosŽ Malh™a, and Viana da Mota. The humorous biographical pieces which accompany each caricature were written by AndrŽ Brun (2), Gomes Leal, Carlos Sim›es (20), Alfredo de Mesquita (4), Albino Forjaz de Sampaio, Camara Lima (3), Jo‹o Chagas, JosŽ Salazar, Mayer Gar‹o (2), and others. Francisco Valena (1882Ð1962), was perhaps the most important twentiethÐcentury Portuguese caricaturist. The article on Valena in the Grande enciclopŽdia portuguesa e brasileira (XXXIII, 880): states: ÒDurante toda a sua vida tem constantemente enriquecido com os seus desenhos n‹o s— inœmeras p‡ginas da grande maioria dos jornais e revistas de Portugal, com tambŽm de Frana, de Espanha e do Brasil. ƒ, tanto pela extens‹o da sua obra, como pela sua inten‹o art’stica e social, um dos maiores caricaturistas portugueses depois de Rafael Bordalo Pinheiro, com o qual tem grandes afinidades.ÉÓ *** See also Pamplona, Dicion‡rio de pintores e escultores portugueses, [1987-88] V, 310.

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Bookseller
Richard C. Ramer Old & Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
62547
Title
Var›es assinalados. Edi‹o fac-similada.
Author
VALEN‚A, Francisco
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Lisbon, Livros Horizonte / Assembleia da Repœblica / MinistŽrio da Cultura / Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal, 2010.
Keywords
caricatures, early 20th century portuguese political cartoons, humor, Portugal

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