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Title MGM style : Cedric Gibbons and the art of the golden age of Hollywood / Howard Gutner.
Author Gutner, Howard, author.
Publication Guilford, Connecticut : Lyons Press, [2019]
Description xvii, 285 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Call # 791.43025 GIBBONS G
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-272) and index.
Summary "An overview of the career and achievements of Hollywood's most famous art director. Cedric Gibbons was the supervisor in charge of the art department at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film studios from its inception in 1924 until Gibbons chose to retire in 1956. Contains over 175 photographs, the majority of which have never before been published"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents The builder's son -- Wanted : interior designers for the screen -- Gibbons at Goldwyn -- The emergence of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer -- MGM moderne -- Every stage a home -- Re-creating the world for MGM -- The metro musicals -- A moderne love story.
Subject Gibbons, Cedric, 1895-1960.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Art Department.
Motion picture art directors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Biography.
Gibbons, Cedric, 1895-1960.
Motion picture art directors.
Genre Biography.
Biographies.
Related To Online version: Gutner, Howard. MGM style Guilford, Connecticut : Lyons Press , [2019] 9781493038589 (DLC) 2019018505
ISBN 1493038575 (hardback) :
9781493038572 (hardback) :

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