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Rendering In Pen And Ink

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Rendering In Pen And Ink

Arthur L. Guptill

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

Paperback

Contains illustrated information on the tools and techniques of ink drawing. Aimed at professional and student illustrators,... [more]

$39.99

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Figure Drawing for All it's Worth

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Figure Drawing for All it's Worth

Andrew Loomis

Art & Architecture; Drawing & drawings; Human figures depicted in art; Painting & art manuals

Hardback

The illustrator Andrew Loomis (1892-1959) is revered amongst artists - including comics superstar Alex Ross - for his mastery... [more]

$71.95

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To Make a World: George Ault and 1940s America

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To Make a World: George Ault and 1940s America

Alexander Nemerov

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

Hardback

An American painter usually associated with the Precisionist movement, George Copeland Ault (1891-1948) created works that... [more]

$82.00

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You Can Draw in 30 Days: The Fun, Easy Way to Learn to Draw in One Month or Less

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You Can Draw in 30 Days: The Fun, Easy Way to Learn to Draw in One Month...

Mark Kistler

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

Paperback

From public television's favorite drawing teacher, a quick, easy, and entertaining drawing method [more]

$26.99

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Ready to Paint: Watercolour Rivers & Streams

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Ready to Paint: Watercolour Rivers & Streams

Keith Fenwick

Art & Architecture; Watercolours; Painting & art manuals

Paperback

Keith Fenwick's friendly and approachable style, combined with the unique pull-out tracings in the book, makes painting water... [more]

$24.99

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Watercolor for the Absolute Beginner: A Clear and Easy Guide to Successful Painting (includes bonus DVD)

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Watercolor for the Absolute Beginner: A Clear and Easy Guide to Successful...

Mark Willenbrink

Art & Architecture; Watercolours; Painting & art manuals

Paperback

Suitable for beginner watercolourists, this title is designed to help reader's start experiencing the joy of watercolour immediately... [more]

$42.99

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Perspective Made Easy

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Perspective Made Easy

Ernest R Norling

Art & Architecture; Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles

Paperback

Originally published: New York: Macmillan, 1939. [more]

$19.95

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A Life Of Picasso Volume III: The Triumphant Years, 1917-1932

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A Life Of Picasso Volume III: The Triumphant Years, 1917-1932

John Richardson

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

Drawing on exhaustive research from interviews and unpublished archival material, John Richardson has produced the long-awaited... [more]

$59.99

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Chinese Brush Painting: A Hands On Introduction to the Traditional Art

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Chinese Brush Painting: A Hands On Introduction to the Traditional Art

Caroline Self, Susan Self

Oriental art; Painting & paintings; Languages & ESL

Hardback

Explores, with more than 35 hands-on painting activities, how to create Chinese-style brush paintings. This book includes... [more]

$22.99

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Salvador Dali: Coloring Book

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Salvador Dali: Coloring Book

Doris Kutschbach

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Surrealism & Dada; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Colouring & painting activity books

Paperback

An activity book that allows young artists to explore the crazy world of Salvador Dali. It offers plenty of space to colour... [more]

$14.99

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Drawing for the Absolute Beginner

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Drawing for the Absolute Beginner

Mark Willenbrink, Mary Willenbrink

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

Paperback

Shows how easy it is to draw anything you set your mind to. This work helps artists realise that drawing is a fun activity... [more]

$37.95

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Acrylic Painting with Lee Hammond

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Acrylic Painting with Lee Hammond

Lee Hammond

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

Paperback

Offers information for beginning artists. This book provides an introduction to essential materials, basic techniques and... [more]

$34.99

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Secret Knowledge: Rediscovering the lost techniques of the Old Masters

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Secret Knowledge: Rediscovering the lost techniques of the Old Masters

David Hockney

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

Paperback

Demonstrates how Renaissance artists used mirrors and lenses to develop perspective and chiaroscuro challenging our view of... [more]

$60.00

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Italiano Attraverso la Storia dellArte

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Italiano Attraverso la Storia dellArte

Maddalena Angelino, Elena Ballarin

Art Forms; Languages & ESL

Paperback

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$39.95

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Acrylic Painting Step by Step: Discover all the basics and a range of special techniques for creating your own masterpieces in acrylic

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Acrylic Painting Step by Step: Discover all the basics and a range of special...

Tom Swimm

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

Paperback

Tom Swimm shares his secrets to creating paintings filled with color and light. After introducing the materials and basic... [more]

$12.99

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Roger Fry

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Roger Fry

Virginia Woolf

Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography; Biography: general

Paperback

After his death, Woolf wrote a loving account of Roger Fry's passion for art and his challenging critical theories. Born in... [more]

$25.95

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Anime Mania: How to Draw Characters for Japanese Animation

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Anime Mania: How to Draw Characters for Japanese Animation

Christopher Hart

Drawing & drawings; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Comic book & cartoon art; Animated movies & films; Painting & art manuals

Paperback

Christopher Hart demonstrates how any comic book artist can become an expert in the wonderful Japanese style of animation.... [more]

$49.95

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Mosaics of the Greek and Roman World

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Mosaics of the Greek and Roman World

Katherine M. D. Dunbabin (McMaster University, Ontario)

History of art: ancient & classical art; Mosaics: artworks; History

Paperback

A study in English of the art of mosaics in antiquity. [more]

$76.95

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Manga Mania: How to Draw Japanese Comics

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Manga Mania: How to Draw Japanese Comics

Christopher Hart

Drawing & drawings; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Graphic novel & Manga artwork; Painting & art manuals; Languages & ESL

Paperback

A guide to drawing Manga-style comic book art. It explains how to draw fantasy robots, monsters, mythical animals and other... [more]

$49.95

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Doris Salcedo

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Doris Salcedo

Paul Celan, Andreas Huyssen, Emmanuel Levinas, Paul Celan, Andreas Huyssen

Art & Architecture; Sculpture; Individual artists, art monographs; Political control & freedoms

Paperback

A contemplation of the renowned Colombian artist's uncanny sculptural works. [more]

$55.00

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How to Make Origami Airplanes that Fly

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How to Make Origami Airplanes that Fly

Gery Hsu

Carvings: artworks; Origami & paper engineering; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Create 12 different models that actually fly: space shuttle, futuristic shuttle, flying wing, delta-wing jet, fighter plane,... [more]

$11.95

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The Materials and Methods of Sculpture

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The Materials and Methods of Sculpture

Jack C. Rich

Art & Architecture; Non-graphic art forms; Painting & art manuals

Paperback

Exhaustive, profusely illustrated guide to technical aspects of sculpting in stone, metal, wood, other materials. Tools, techniques,... [more]

$37.95

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Lives of the Artists

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Lives of the Artists

Giorgio Vasari

Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

Paperback

Beginning with Cimabue and Giotto in the thirteenth century, this work traces the development of Italian art across three... [more]

$22.99

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Greek Sculpture: The Classical Period

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Greek Sculpture: The Classical Period

John Boardman

History of art: ancient & classical art; Non-graphic art forms; History

Paperback

Looks at the development of sculptures, reliefs, and friezes in fifth century B.C. Greece and assesses this period's importance... [more]

$32.99

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Drawing the Head and Figure: A How-to Handbook That Makes Drawing Easy

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Drawing the Head and Figure: A How-to Handbook That Makes Drawing Easy

Jack Hamm (Jack Hamm)

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

Paperback

A how-to handbook that makes drawing easy. It offers simplified techniques and many hints and helps, as well as step-by-step... [more]

$31.95

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