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Olive Pink: Artist, Activist & Gardener

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Olive Pink: Artist, Activist & Gardener

Gillian Ward

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Botanical art; Political activism; Advocate - Visual Arts & Design

Hardback

This beautiful selection of flower paintings by colourful and feisty Australian figure Olive Pink are a striking, if little... [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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The Art of the Bookstore

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The Art of the Bookstore

Gibbs M. Smith

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings

Hardback

Contains 40 bookstore paintings chronicling the passion and respect for books, booksellers, and the publishing industry. [more]

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Chinese Brush Painting: A Beginner's Step-by-Step Guide

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Chinese Brush Painting: A Beginner's Step-by-Step Guide

Mei Ruo

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

Paperback

This book illustrates several Chinese brush painting techniques with the... [more]

$29.99

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Precious Indian Weapons: And other Princely Accoutrements

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Precious Indian Weapons: And other Princely Accoutrements

Salam Kaoukji

Non-graphic art forms; History; Weapons & equipment

Paperback

A beautiful volume showcasing the dazzling precious weapons of The al-Sabah Collection [more]

$55.00

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Looking At Pictures

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Looking At Pictures

Susan Woodford

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Painting & paintings

Paperback

An accessible and attractive beginner's guide to getting the most out of looking at pictures [more]

$19.99

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Paul Nash: Masterpieces of Art

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Paul Nash: Masterpieces of Art

Michael Kerrigan

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Surrealism & Dada; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes)

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Paul Nash, the British landscape and Surrealist painter, lived through both the First and Second World Wars. His depictions... [more]

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The Mountain

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The Mountain

Drusilla Modjeska

Carvings: artworks; Fiction & Literature

Paperback

'A novel as intricate and powerful as the bark-cloth paintings at its heart' -- Anna Funder In 1968 Papua New Guinea is... [more]

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Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds: An Art Book

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Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds: An Art Book

Drawing & drawings; Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

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A beautifully produced collection of illustrations by Reinhard Kleist, capturing Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds' thirty-year career... [more]

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Terracotta Warriors: History, Mystery and the Latest Discoveries

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Terracotta Warriors: History, Mystery and the Latest Discoveries

Edward Burman

Oriental art; History of art: ancient & classical art; Sculpture; History; Memorials & rolls of honour

Paperback

A history of the famous Terracotta Army in Xi'an, China, exploring what we now know about it, what we still do not know and... [more]

$32.99

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Portraits: John Berger on Artists

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Portraits: John Berger on Artists

John Berger

Art & Architecture; Art styles not defined by date; Painting & paintings; Portraits in art

Paperback

A lifetime's encounter with artists: from prehistoric cave painting to the present [more]

$29.99

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Desperately Seeking Banksy

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Desperately Seeking Banksy

Xavier Tapies

Art & Architecture; Graffiti & street art; Advocate - Visual Arts & Design

Hardback

‘People say graffiti is ugly, irresponsible and childish…but that’s only if it’s done properly.’... [more]

$24.99

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Acrylics for the Absolute Beginner

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Acrylics for the Absolute Beginner

Charles Evans

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

Paperback

If you have ever wanted to learn to paint, but lacked the confidence to start, then Acrylics for the Absolute Beginner is... [more]

$34.99

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Botanical Drawing: A Step-by-Step Guide to Drawing Flowers, Vegetables, Fruit and Other Plant Life

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Botanical Drawing: A Step-by-Step Guide to Drawing Flowers, Vegetables,...

Penny Brown

Art & Architecture; Drawing & drawings; Botanical art; Painting & art manuals

Paperback

A definitive artist's guide to drawing detailed and accurate plants, flowers and other vegetation in pencil. [more]

$36.99

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Terracotta Army: Legacy of the First Emperor of China

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Terracotta Army: Legacy of the First Emperor of China

Li Jian, Hou-Mei Sung

History of art: ancient & classical art; Sculpture; History; Asian history; Archaeology

Hardback

A richly illustrated book featuring recent revelations about China's first emperor, Ying Zheng, and his famous burial site... [more]

$64.99

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Masterpieces in Miniature: Engraved Gems from Prehistory to the Present

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Masterpieces in Miniature: Engraved Gems from Prehistory to the Present...

Claudia Wagner, John Boardman

History of Art & Design Styles; Precious metal & precious stones: artworks & design; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Classical history & classical civilisation; Antiques & collectables: jewellery

Hardback

The creation of miniature intaglios - or incised carvings - which could be impressed on clay or wax was one of the earliest... [more]

$79.99

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Picasso and the Art of Drawing

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Picasso and the Art of Drawing

Christopher Lloyd

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Cubism; Art & design styles: Surrealism & Dada; Drawing & drawings; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

In this generously illustrated and lively book, Christopher Lloyd sets out and interprets the lifelong achievement of Picasso... [more]

$64.99

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The Big Picture: The Fight for the Future of Movies

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The Big Picture: The Fight for the Future of Movies

Ben Fritz

Electronic, holographic & video art; Film, TV & Radio; Media, information & communication industries

Hardback

A chronicle of the massive transformation in Hollywood since the turn of the century and the huge changes yet to come, drawing... [more]

$49.95

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Spectrum 24 The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art

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Spectrum 24 The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art

John Fleskes

Other graphic art forms; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design

Paperback

The best-selling Spectrum series continues with this twenty-fourth lavishly produced annual. Challenging, controversial, educational,... [more]

$63.95

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Walk Through Walls: A Memoir

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Walk Through Walls: A Memoir

Marina Abramovic

Performance art; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

A celebrated performance artist details her life, from her dark childhood in postwar Yugoslavia and her formative relationships... [more]

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Mad Enchantment: Claude Monet and the Painting of the Water Lilies

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Mad Enchantment: Claude Monet and the Painting of the Water Lilies

Ross King

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Impressionism & Post-Impressionism; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs

Paperback

From bestselling author Ross King, a brilliant portrait of the legendary artist and the story of his most memorable achievement.... [more]

$22.99

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The Art of Botanical & Bird Illustration

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The Art of Botanical & Bird Illustration

Mindy Lighthipe

Art & Architecture; Watercolours; Drawing & drawings; Botanical art

Paperback

Draw and paint beautiful, vibrant, and realistic birds and botanicals. This one-stop guide will teach you to take a simple... [more]

$27.99

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Renoir's Dancer: The Secret Life of Suzanne Valadon

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Renoir's Dancer: The Secret Life of Suzanne Valadon

Catherine Hewitt

Art & design styles: Impressionism & Post-Impressionism; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography; Biography: historical, political & military

Paperback

From the author of The Mistress of Paris, a lavish biography of a remarkable 19th-century woman. [more]

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Jackson Pollock

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Jackson Pollock

Carolyn Lanchner

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

Hardback

Part of the MoMA Artist Series , this book explores the works of Jackson Pollock. It features works which are accompanied... [more]

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The Propaganda Front: Postcards from the Era of World Wars

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The Propaganda Front: Postcards from the Era of World Wars

Anna Jozefacka, Lynda Klich

Other graphic art forms; History

Hardback

Persuasion on a postcard: propaganda from all sides of the 20th century's... [more]

$55.00

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