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1000 Masterpieces of Decorative Art

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1000 Masterpieces of Decorative Art

Emile Bayard, Albert Jacquemart

Decorative arts; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design

Hardback

From ancient Sumerian pottery to Tiffany stained glass, decorative art had been a fundamental part of the human experience... [more]

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Hokusai's Great Wave: Biography of a Global Icon

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Hokusai's Great Wave: Biography of a Global Icon

Christine M. E. Guth

Oriental art; Prints & printmaking; Individual artists, art monographs; History

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Hokusai's Great Wave, as it is commonly known today, is arguably one of Japan's most successful exports, its commanding... [more]

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Japan Journeys: Famous Woodblock Prints of Cultural Sights in Japan

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Japan Journeys: Famous Woodblock Prints of Cultural Sights in Japan

Andreas Marks

Oriental art; Prints & printmaking; History

Hardback

From Mount Fuji to the temples of Kyoto,  Japan Journeys  offers a unique perspective on the country's most famous... [more]

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Iznik: The Artistry of Ottoman Ceramics

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Iznik: The Artistry of Ottoman Ceramics

Walter B. Denny

Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; Decorative arts; History

Hardback

Covering both Iznik pieces de forme and the famous Iznik tiles that decorate Ottoman imperial monuments, this title integrates... [more]

$70.00

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Carpets of the Art Deco Era

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Carpets of the Art Deco Era

Susan Day, Yves Mikaeloff

Art & design styles: Art Deco; Textile artworks: carpets & rugs; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design

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The design revolutions of the early 20th century were woven into the very fabric of the carpets and rugs of that era. This... [more]

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Japanese Woodblocks: Masterpieces of Art

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Japanese Woodblocks: Masterpieces of Art

Michael Robinson, James Peacock

Art & Architecture; Oriental art; Prints & printmaking

Hardback

Woodblock printing is a traditional artistic medium in Japan renowned for its use in ukiyo-e prints. Beginning with a thoughtful... [more]

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Netsuke: 100 miniature masterpieces from Japan

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Netsuke: 100 miniature masterpieces from Japan

Noriko Tsuchiya

Oriental art; Carvings: artworks; History

Paperback

Netsuke have once again come to the fore in the popular imagination of the public. This book brings together one hundred of... [more]

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Tattoo

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Tattoo

Pascal Bagot, Anne & Julien, Sebastien Galliot

Body art & tattooing; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design

Hardback

Explores the artistic nature of tattooing and celebrates its living, creative, changing essence. Alongside the omniscience... [more]

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The Paleoart of Julius Csotonyi

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The Paleoart of Julius Csotonyi

Julius Csotonyi

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences

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The collected works of Julius Csotonyi, one of the world's most high profile and talented contemporary paleoartists. Csotonyi... [more]

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Bullers Birds of New Zealand: The Complete Work of JG Keulemans

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Bullers Birds of New Zealand: The Complete Work of JG Keulemans

Geoff Norman

Painting & paintings; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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Buller's Birds of New Zealand is a collection of stunning 19th century paintings of New Zealand's best-loved birds [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

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

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An Eye for Nature: The Life and Art of William T. Cooper

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An Eye for Nature: The Life and Art of William T. Cooper

Penny Olsen

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Biography: arts & entertainment

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ABBEY'S CHOICE MARCH 2014 ----- 'The best ornithological illustrator alive.' David Attenborough. [more]

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Drawing Still Lifes: Learn to draw a variety of realistic still lifes in pencil

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Drawing Still Lifes: Learn to draw a variety of realistic still lifes in...

Steven Pearce

Art & Architecture; Drawing & drawings; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Art techniques & principles; Painting & art manuals

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Drawing Still Lifes features a combination of valuable drawing instruction, tips, and techniques from a professional artist,... [more]

$12.99

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Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain: A Course in Enhancing Creativity and Artistic Confidence: definitive 4th edition

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Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain: A Course in Enhancing Creativity...

Betty Edwards

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

Paperback

Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain is the world’s most widely used drawing instruction book. [more]

$39.99

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The Franks Casket

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The Franks Casket

Leslie Webster

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

Paperback

This concise, beautifully illustrated guide explores the enigmatic Franks Casket, carved from whalebone in 8th century northern... [more]

$12.00

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Histories and Practices of Live Art

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Histories and Practices of Live Art

Deirdre Heddon, Jennie Klein

Art & Architecture; Performance art; Theatre Studies

Paperback

In this dynamic collection a team of experts map the development of Live Art culturally, thematically and historically. Supported... [more]

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Awakening: Art of Halo 4

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Awakening: Art of Halo 4

Paul Davies

Electronic, holographic & video art; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design

Hardback

A collection of concept art, sketches, and artists' commentary that highlights the imagination and creative vision of 343... [more]

$59.99

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Aboriginal Art

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Aboriginal Art

Wally Caruana

Art of indigenous peoples; Folk art; History; Indigenous peoples

Paperback

Showcases the work of Australia's indigenous artists from all parts of the continent. This book provides information about... [more]

$19.95

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The Discobolus

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The Discobolus

Ian Jenkins

History of art: ancient & classical art; Sculpture; History; European history; Classical history & classical civilisation

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The Discobolus or discus-thrower is a marvellous classical piece of sculpture that over time has come to mean different things... [more]

$10.99

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Chinese Sculpture

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Chinese Sculpture

Wenbing Zhao (Tsinghua University, Beijing)

Oriental art; Sculpture; History; Cultural studies

Paperback

Zhao Wenbing provides an accessible, illustrated introduction to the sculptural art of China, including the magnificent Terracotta... [more]

$24.95

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Man with a Blue Scarf: On Sitting for a Portrait by Lucian Freud

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Man with a Blue Scarf: On Sitting for a Portrait by Lucian Freud

Martin Gayford

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: from c 1960; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs

Paperback

Lucian Freud spent seven months painting a portrait of the author the art critic. This title describes the process chronologically,... [more]

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Glasgow Museums: The Italian Paintings

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Glasgow Museums: The Italian Paintings

Peter Humfrey

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

Hardback

Glasgow Museums has the finest and most comprehensive collection of Italian paintings of any civic museums service in the... [more]

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Amheida I: Ostraka from Trimithis, Volume 1

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Amheida I: Ostraka from Trimithis, Volume 1

Roger S. Bagnall, Giovanni Ruffini

Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; History; Archaeology by period & region

Hardback

Presents 455 inscribed pottery fragments, or ostraka, found during NYU's excavations at Amheida in the western desert of Egypt.... [more]

$74.00  $10.00

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Monet: Masters of Art

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Monet: Masters of Art

Simona Bartolena

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

Paperback

This generously illustrated volume on the work of Monet makes the world's greatest art accessible to readers of every level... [more]

$22.99

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The Louvre: All The Paintings

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The Louvre: All The Paintings

Vincent Pomarede, Henri Loyrette, Vincent Pomarede

Art & Architecture; Art styles not defined by date; Painting & paintings; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

Hardback

Presents all 2,954 paintings on display in the permanent painting collection of the Louvre in full colour. This book is organized... [more]

$89.99

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