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[PDF / Epub] ✅ Virgil Exner: Visioneer: The official biography of Virgil M. Exner, designer extraordinaire By Peter Grist – 17th-century.co The story of a man that brought his own personal style to the world of industrial design from automobiles to powerboats Some 50 years after his design masterpieces wrested styling leadership away fromThe story of a man that brought his own personal style to the world of industrial design from automobiles to powerboats Some 50 years after his design masterpieces wrested styling leadership away from General Motors Harley Earl Thirty four years after his untimely death Virgil Exner's name still remains inexorably linked to the Chrysler Corporation in the minds of car enthusiasts worldwideFor an all too brief period Exner's name epitomised all that was great and exciting in America His thrilling automobile designs from the mid fifties took the world by storm and put Chrysler at the top His work was nothing less than a revolution Until the mid fifties engineers creating cars that were reliable but invariably staid and conservative had dominated auto design Exner introduced to Chrysler firstly with his idea cars' then with production models vehicles that were wanted for their looks but at the same time were soundly engineered; automobiles that carried classic proportions and gave the illusion of movement even whilst stationary His design of the 1947 Studebaker established the design pattern for all modern cars and was a huge success Along with automobile styling his talents stretched to many other areas of industrial design from trains to trucks and boats to BuicksThis book gets behind the character of the man his strengths and weaknesses his personal tragedies and his vision of modern transport Uncover why he set up in competition with Raymond Loewy get the real facts behind historic inaccuracies and why he was made scapegoat for the sales disaster of the early sixties Then delight in his fine artwork and his love of motor racing With many previously unseen works of art and family photos among the 150 colour images throughout this is a uniue and fascinating insight into a pivotal player in the development of the modern automobile.

The story of a man that brought his own personal style to the world of industrial design from automobiles to powerboats Some 50 years after his design masterpieces wrested styling leadership away from General Motors Harley Earl Thirty four years after his untimely death Virgil Exner's name still remains inexorably linked to the Chrysler Corporation in the minds of car enthusiasts worldwideFor an all too brief period Exner's name epitomised all that was great and exciting in America His thrilling automobile designs from the mid fifties took the world by storm and put Chrysler at the top His work was nothing less than a revolution Until the mid fifties engineers creating cars that were reliable but invariably staid and conservative had dominated auto design Exner introduced to Chrysler firstly with his idea cars' then with production models vehicles that were wanted for their looks but at the same time were soundly engineered; automobiles that carried classic proportions and gave the illusion of movement even whilst stationary His design of the 1947 Studebaker established the design pattern for all modern cars and was a huge success Along with automobile styling his talents stretched to many other areas of industrial design from trains to trucks and boats to BuicksThis book gets behind the character of the man his strengths and weaknesses his personal tragedies and his vision of modern transport Uncover why he set up in competition with Raymond Loewy get the real facts behind historic inaccuracies and why he was made scapegoat for the sales disaster of the early sixties Then delight in his fine artwork and his love of motor racing With many previously unseen works of art and family photos among the 150 colour images throughout this is a uniue and fascinating insight into a pivotal player in the development of the modern automobile.

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  8. All W. All W. says:

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  9. Albert E. Parker Jr. Albert E. Parker Jr. says:

    Epub Peter Grist ´ Epub Virgil Exner: Visioneer: The official biography of Virgil ´ 17th century.co virgil epub, exner: pdf, visioneer: epub, official mobile, biography download, virgil free, exner, ebok, designer ebok, extraordinaire pdf, Virgil Exner: pdf, Visioneer: The kindle, Visioneer: The official biography kindle, Exner: Visioneer: The kindle, Exner: Visioneer: The official biography mobile, Virgil Exner: Visioneer: The official biography of Virgil M. Exner, designer extraordinaire KindleThe midfifties were a watershed in auto design Who can forget the first sight of the dazzling fifties Chevies and Fords but most of all the very dramatic and elegant Chrysler products from 1955 on The Chrysler products were produced under the inspiration and leadership of Virgil Exner This book is a dream for all of us interested in automobiles their design and the process that brings them into beingAs is so important to those of us who delight in the visual aspects of the automobile pictures are important This volume documents the genesis development and implementation of the great Chrysler designs of the fifties and sixties As few other books have done so succesfully these pictures allow my mind's eye to explore the dynamic forms and lucious subtle lines of both the development and design study cars and the production cars I was especially taken with the gold and white 1956 D500 it logically flows


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