CREATURES OF THE DEEP:THE POP-UP BOOK

CREATURES OF THE DEEP:THE POP-UP BOOK
Publication Date: 
March 20, 2016
Format: 
Hardcover
Publisher: 
Trim Size: 
12in. x 8.3in. x 0.7in.
ISBN: 
9783791372310
About This Item: 
The magnificent prints of Ernst Haeckel, who captured the amazing forms of the natural world, spring to life in this exciting pop-up book that reveals the vibrant intricacy of his work. The book Art Forms in Nature is a collection of prints, made by the scientist Ernst Haeckel, of an enormous variety of flora andfauna from the sea-including microscopic Radiolaria, starfish, and jelly fish. Since Prestel published it in 1998, the book hasbeen a favorite with artists, designers, illustrators, and anyonewho enjoys the wondrous forms of the natural world. Nowpaper engineer Maike Biederstaedt has transformed Haeckel'stranscendent work into a three-dimensional book that allowsreaders to appreciate Haeckel's vivid colors, exceptionalprecision, and fascination with patterns and geometry. Thisstunning book features seven pop-ups that allow readers tosee nature's brilliance the way that Haeckel did--as marvelous, mathematically based creations that support his theory of theunity of all living things. Certain to appeal to his huge variety offans, this pop-up version of a timeless classic will be treasuredfor years to come.
$29.95
Binding: 
Hardcover

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