The Beatles Illustrated Lyrics – Revolution - by Alan Aldridge, currently on display at the Victoria and Albert museum, London. First published in 1969, this reissued collection of illustrated lyrics for 200 Beatles songs will be a treasure for any fan of the Fab Four.
Published by Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, 2006. Artist Alan Aldridge's aim was to capture the essence of the Beatles' appeal and to present a book which was as entertaining to the eye and the imagination as their music is to the ear. 1960s and 1970s, the two decades are marked as the instrumental years in shaping the graphic style for that generation and Aldridge’s contribution played … When Alan Aldridge published an illustration for the Beatles’ song Doctor Robert depicting a medical man selling body parts from inside his giant cape, John Lennon phoned him to tell him that he had THE BEATLES ILLUSTRATED LYRICS, ALAN ALDRIDGE, Dust Cover, HB Book .
This is the better of the two however. Alan Aldridge was one of the foremost British graphic designers of the 1960s and 1970s. View Larger Image The Beatles Illustrated Lyrics Alan Aldridge. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Beatles Illustrated Lyrics by Alan Aldridge (Trade Cloth, New Edition) at the best online prices at eBay! 1960s and 1970s, the two decades are marked as the instrumental years in shaping the graphic style for that generation and Aldridge’s contribution played … He is best known for his psychedelic artwork made for books and record covers by The Beatles …
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His revolutionary work continued throughout his illustrious career. $5.00 1 bid + $4.75 Shipping . Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Beatles Illustrated Lyrics by Alan Aldridge (Trade Cloth, New Edition) at the best online prices at eBay! THE BEATLES ILLUSTRATED LYRICS were first published in two separate volumes in 1969 and 1971. He was also a colleague and friend of the Beatles. This extraordinary collection is the result of his idea to have artists illustrate their songs in any and every way possible for print. The graphic designer, who worked on everything from album artwork and illustrated hardbacks for The Who and The Beatles, through to Penguin’s science fiction book covers, has died aged 73, and leaves behind him an influential legacy on 20th century pop culture.
Buy a cheap copy of The Beatles Illustrated Lyrics book by The Beatles. Alan Aldridge’s visuals and designs created the Beatles image within the music world.
Aldridge was titled ‘His Royal Master of Images to Their Majesties The Beatles’ by a music legend himself, John Lennon. Alan Aldridge is an award winning graphic designer and artist.
Alan Aldridge was a British artist, graphic designer and illustrator. Alan Aldridge Alan was a very early member of the Apple family, and he enriched Apple with his creativity and visual style - his influence will always be part of the Beatles legacy.
Amazon Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $75.95 . Alan Aldridge is an award-winning graphic designer and artist based in London. Over the next two years he took over as art director, and introduced his style which resonated with the mood of the time. 'His Royal Master Of Images To Their Majesties The Beatles' and man who made commercial art cool, Alan Aldridge turned posters, books and bodies into psychedelic masterpieces. The Beatles Illustrated Lyrics - Hardcover By Aldridge, Alan - GOOD.
Free shipping for many products! He worked in a cartoony, fluid, highly flamboyant style with lots of airbrush, which gave him the self-declared nickname "The Man with Kaleidoscope Eyes", after the "girl with kaleidoscope eyes" in the Beatles song 'Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds'. The Beatles Illustrated Lyrics – Revolution - by Alan Aldridge, on display at the Victoria and Albert museum, London, in the exhibition, You Say You Want a Revolution?
He also worked images for films starring Bob Dylan and Joan Baez in Don’t Look Back.His influence in the music and graphic design industries can still be experienced today.
$5.99 0 bids + $3.33 Shipping . A colleague and friend of The Beatles, Aldridge originally put The Beatles Illustrated Lyrics together in 1969. His career began in 1965 when he happened to meet the art director of Penguin Books, and began producing illustrations for book covers. His career began in 1965 when he happened to meet the art director of Penguin Books, and began producing illustrations for book covers.
Alan Aldridge was a British artist, graphic designer and illustrator.