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vii.135pgs. Good to Very Good condition blue cloth hard cover. Gilt lettering and decoration to front and spine. Lettering on spine and edges of cloth somewhat faded, rubbing to cloth at corners. Owner name (Pearl Masterman, February 6, 1934] on front blank, with two of her bookplates on the front endpapers. Frontis and endpaper illustrations depict scenes of set and model building. Illustrations throughout by the author. Scattered throughout text are occasional underlines and brief marginal notations in pencil. Contents: The Reason. I. The Scenewright, II. Considering the Script, III. The Sketch-Model, IV. The Finished Model, V. The Outdoor Scene, VI. Furniture for Models with a note on lighting, VII. An Actual Problem, VIII. Construction of Senery, IX. The Cyclorama and Ceiling, X. Scene Painting, Appendix. The appendix contains illustrations, diagrams and helpful tips for the construction of temporary sets, including those for a cottage interior, a farmhouse and a garden, a medieval room, a courtyard, a living room, a castle court, an Egyptian temple, a Spanish interior, formal and informal interiors. #2274.
Title: The Scenewright. Illustrated By the Author.
Edition: Third Printing.
Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Co.: 1930
Binding: Cloth Hardcover
Book Condition: Good to Very Good
Size: 12mo - 6¾ - 7¾ Inches Tall
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 2274
Keywords: Scenewright, Andre Smith, Stage, Set Design, Theatre, Play, Stage Models, Stage Settings, Script, Sketch-Model, Outdoor Scene, Lighting, Furniture, Construction, Cyclorama, Scene Painting, Scenery, Backdrop, Art, Layout, Scale, Measure, Architecture, Actor, Actors, Drama, History, Little Theatre, Temporary Sets, Set, acting, the arts,