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Picturing the Pacific: Joseph Banks and the Shipboard Artists of Cook and Flinders

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Picturing the Pacific: Joseph Banks and the Shipboard Artists of Cook and...

James Taylor

Painting & paintings; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Botanical art; Landscape art & architecture; History; Maritime history

Hardback

For over 50 years between the 1760s and the early 19th century, the pioneers who sailed from Europe to explore the Pacific... [more]

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A Painted Landscape: Across Australia from Bush to Coast

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A Painted Landscape: Across Australia from Bush to Coast

Amber Creswell Bell

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings

Hardback

Surveying 50 artists working in various mediums and depicting varied terrains, A Painted Landscape showcases an incredible... [more]

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Transformations: Harriet and Helena Scott, Colonial Sydney's Finest Natural History Painters

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Transformations: Harriet and Helena Scott, Colonial Sydney's Finest Natural...

Vanessa Finney

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences; Advocate - Science

Hardback

With their collecting boxes, notebooks and paintbrushes, Harriet and Helena Scott entered the masculine worlds of science... [more]

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The Parisianer: Covers of an Imaginary Magazine

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The Parisianer: Covers of an Imaginary Magazine

La Lettre P

Art & Architecture; Drawing & drawings

Hardback

A homage to the distinctive cover art of the New Yorker: 127 contemporary illustrations of every aspect of Paris by over 100... [more]

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Modernists & Mavericks: Bacon, Freud, Hockney and the London Painters

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Modernists & Mavericks: Bacon, Freud, Hockney and the London Painters

Martin Gayford

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Painting & paintings

Hardback

Martin Gayford's masterful account of painting in London from the Second World War to the 1970s, illustrated by documentary... [more]

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Disability, Public Space Performance and Spectatorship: Unconscious Performers

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Disability, Public Space Performance and Spectatorship: Unconscious Performers...

Bree Hadley

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Performance art; Theatre Studies; Disability: social aspects

Hardback

In Disability, Public Space Performance and Spectatorship: Unconscious Performers, Bree Hadley examines the performance practices... [more]

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Marina Abramovic

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Marina Abramovic

Mary Richards

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Paperback

Marina Abramovic is the creator of pioneering performance art which transcends the form's provocative origins. Her visceral... [more]

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Understanding Illuminated Manuscripts: A Guide to Technical Terms

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Understanding Illuminated Manuscripts: A Guide to Technical Terms

Michelle P. Brown

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; Painting & paintings; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Art techniques & principles; History; Lettering & calligraphy

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A standard reference in the field of manuscript studies for over twenty years, now revised and updated with full-colour illustrations... [more]

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Mark Rothko: From the Inside Out

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Mark Rothko: From the Inside Out

Christopher Rothko

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Abstract Expressionism; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs

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The journey to understand the painting is also the journey to understand Rothko, because the work is so thoroughly suffused... [more]

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The Art of Animal Anatomy: All life is here, dissected and depicted

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The Art of Animal Anatomy: All life is here, dissected and depicted

David Bainbridge

Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles; Veterinary anatomy & physiology; Mathematics & Sciences

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Have you ever wondered what beats beneath an animal's skin? Well, you wouldn't be the first one. The study of comparative... [more]

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Willem De Kooning

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Willem De Kooning

Corinna Thierolf

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Abstract Expressionism; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography: arts & entertainment

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In 1926 22 year - old Dutchman Willem de Kooning (1904 - 1997) travelled to the USA on a British freighter - without papers... [more]

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Pavement Chalk Artist: The Three-Dimensional Drawings of Julian Beever

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Pavement Chalk Artist: The Three-Dimensional Drawings of Julian Beever

Julian Beever

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: from c 1960; Graffiti & street art; Individual artists, art monographs

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Expanded third edition celebrating the extraordinary three-dimensional anamorphic chalk paintings of the feted British street... [more]

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild: Creating a Champion

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild: Creating a Champion

Nintendo

Electronic, holographic & video art; Science fiction

Hardback

This book features nearly fifty pages of sketches and official illustrations from Takumi Wada, two-hundred and ninety-six... [more]

$64.99

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Jewelry: The Body Transformed

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Jewelry: The Body Transformed

Melanie Holcomb, Kim Benzel, Soyoung Lee, Diana Craig Patch, Joanne Pillsbury

Decorative arts; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Antiques & collectables: jewellery

Hardback

A cross-cultural examination of jewelry spanning 5,000 years that investigates not only the objects themselves but also the... [more]

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Le Corbusier: Drawing as Process

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Le Corbusier: Drawing as Process

Daniele Pauly

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles; Individual architects & architectural firms

Hardback

Each day of my life has been dedicated in part to drawing. I have never stopped drawing and painting, seeking, where I could... [more]

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Children Draw: A Guide to Why, When and How Children Make Art

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Children Draw: A Guide to Why, When and How Children Make Art

Marilyn J. S. Goodman

Drawing & drawings; Health & Self-Help; Child care & upbringing

Hardback

Informed by psychology and practical teaching with children, Children Draw is a concise, richly illustrated book, aimed at... [more]

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Masterpieces of Painting - J. Paul Getty Museum

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Masterpieces of Painting - J. Paul Getty Museum

Scott Allan, Davide Gasparotto, Peter Bjorn Kerber, Anne Woollet

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Painting & paintings; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Art techniques & principles

Hardback

This lavishly illustrated coffee-table book features more than one hundred paintings from the J. Paul Getty Museum's extraordinary... [more]

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Koh-I-Noor: The History of the World's Most Infamous Diamond

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Koh-I-Noor: The History of the World's Most Infamous Diamond

William Dalrymple, Anita Anand

Precious metal & precious stones: artworks & design; History; Asian history; Colonialism & imperialism

Paperback

The first comprehensive and authoritative history of the Koh-i-Noor, arguably the most celebrated and mythologised jewel in... [more]

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Acrylics: Techniques and Tutorials for the Complete Beginner

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Acrylics: Techniques and Tutorials for the Complete Beginner

Adrian Burrows

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings; Art techniques & principles; Painting & art manuals

Paperback

Adrian Burrows is an enthusiastic and accomplished artist and teacher who explains the fundamentals of painting with acrylics... [more]

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Pop Art

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Pop Art

Flavia Frigeri

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: from c 1960; Other graphic art forms

Paperback

Small, smart, essential - an accessible introduction to the Pop Art movement, offering a new perspective on canonical works... [more]

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Churchill: The Statesman as Artist

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Churchill: The Statesman as Artist

David Cannadine

Art & design styles: Impressionism & Post-Impressionism; Painting & paintings; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: historical, political & military; Political leaders & leadership

Hardback

Across almost 50 years, Winston Churchill produced more than 500 paintings. His subjects included his family homes at Blenheim... [more]

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Georgian Jewellery: 1714-1830

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Georgian Jewellery: 1714-1830

Ginny Redington Dawes, Olivia Collings

Precious metal & precious stones: artworks & design; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design

Hardback

Georgian Jewellery is a celebration of the style and excellence of the eighteenth century, and of the ingenuity that produced... [more]

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Papunya: A Place Made After the Story

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Papunya: A Place Made After the Story

Geoffrey Bardon, James Bardon

Art of indigenous peoples; Painting & paintings; History

Hardback

The publication of this material is an unprecedented achievement. Geoffrey Bardon's exquisitely recorded notes and drawings... [more]

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The Printed Image: The Flowering of Japan's Woodblock Printing Culture

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The Printed Image: The Flowering of Japan's Woodblock Printing Culture

Matthi Forrer

Art & Architecture; Oriental art; Prints & printmaking

Paperback

The Japanese coloured woodcut print is one of the few art genres from the Far East that is, thanks to Japonisme, familiar... [more]

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Delacroix Drawings: The Karen B. Cohen Collection

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Delacroix Drawings: The Karen B. Cohen Collection

Ashley Dunn, Colta Ives, Marjorie Shelley

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Romanticism; Drawing & drawings; Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Art techniques & principles

Paperback

Known as the master of French Romanticism for his energetic paintings, Eugene Delacroix (1798-1863) was also a consummate... [more]

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