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The Art of Skiing Vintage Posters from the Golden Age of Winter SportVintage Posters from the Golden Age of WInter Sport New large format paperback edition Evocative posters and photographs from the world famous Beekley Collection capture the exhilaration of the early days of fashionable winter sports Feature the most famous resorts in Europe and North America – from St Moritz to Aspen An essential guide for both experts and armchair skiers alike 'The Art of Skiing' is a beautiful collection of the finest examples of poster art Organised by country and resort it uses posters from the Beekley Collection – the largest private collection of ski art in the world – to reflect the changing trends in skiing fashion and techniue and investigates the most popular resorts their establishment and development Immigrant Scandinavian gold miners chasing the Gold Rush in the middle of the nineteenth century introduced skiing to the United States By the turn of the twentieth century skiing had emerged from its utilitarian origins to become a fashionable sport in both Europe and North America and a wave of new stylish resorts emerged By the 1930s skiing was by far the most popular winter pastime for the rich and famous – combining adventure fashion and exclusivity The graphic art of the posters advertising this exhilarating sport have become collectors' items THE AUTHOR Jenny de Gex has brought her expertise as a visual interpreter to over 100 books on subjects from seventeenth century food to modern travel and interior design Nostalgia for bygone historical ages has been the theme of many of her books 150 full colour illustrations fantastic art deco prints carved up and framed fr fantastic posters

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Vintage Posters from the Golden Age of WInter Sport New large format paperback edition Evocative posters and photographs from the world famous Beekley Collection capture the exhilaration of the early days of fashionable winter sports Feature the most famous resorts in Europe and North America – from St Moritz to Aspen An essential guide for both experts and armchair skiers alike 'The Art of Skiing' is a beautiful collection of the finest examples of poster art Organised by country and resort it uses posters from the Beekley Collection – the largest private collection of ski art in the world – to reflect the changing trends in skiing fashion and techniue and investigates the most popular resorts their establishment and development Immigrant Scandinavian gold miners chasing the Gold Rush in the middle of the nineteenth century introduced skiing to the United States By the turn of the twentieth century skiing had emerged from its utilitarian origins to become a fashionable sport in both Europe and North America and a wave of new stylish resorts emerged By the 1930s skiing was by far the most popular winter pastime for the rich and famous – combining adventure fashion and exclusivity The graphic art of the posters advertising this exhilarating sport have become collectors' items THE AUTHOR Jenny de Gex has brought her expertise as a visual interpreter to over 100 books on subjects from seventeenth century food to modern travel and interior design Nostalgia for bygone historical ages has been the theme of many of her books 150 full colour illustrations Purchased as a gift the recipient of which seemed pleased with the book