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Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

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Ancient Mesopotamia Speaks - Highlights of the Yale Babylonian Collection

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Ancient Mesopotamia Speaks - Highlights of the Yale Babylonian Collection...

Agnete W. Lassen, Eckart Frahm, Klaus Wagensonner

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; History; Middle Eastern history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Archaeology

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A stunning guide to the treasures housed within the Yale Babylonian Collection, presenting new perspectives on the society... [more]

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On Modern Beauty - Three Paintings by Manet, Gauguin, and Cezanne

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On Modern Beauty - Three Paintings by Manet, Gauguin, and Cezanne

Richard R. Brettell

Art & Architecture; Theory of art; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

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A thought-provoking discussion on the concept of beauty in works by Manet, Gauguin, and Cezanne. [more]

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Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality

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Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality

Crothers Wayne

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; History

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Pierre Bonnard

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Pierre Bonnard

Juliette Rizzi

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Impressionism & Post-Impressionism; Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

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Born in 1867, French Postimpressionist artist Pierre Bonnard was, with Henri Matisse, one of the greatest colorists of the... [more]

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The American Pre-Raphaelites: Radical Realists

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The American Pre-Raphaelites: Radical Realists

Linda Ferber, Nancy Anderson, Tim Barringer, Barbara Dayer Gallati, Sophie Lynford

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Pre-Raphaelite art; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

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An illuminating look at how the Pre-Raphaelite movement was embraced by a group of vanguard American artists [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 Woollett

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

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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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Gustav Klimt: Landscapes

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Gustav Klimt: Landscapes

Stephan Koja

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Art Nouveau; Art & design styles: Expressionism; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

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Presents a collection of Klimt's landscape paintings, bringing various aspects of the Viennese painter's uvre. Accompanied... [more]

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Margaret Olley: A Generous Life

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Margaret Olley: A Generous Life

Qagoma

Art & Architecture; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

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Margaret Olley was a deeply charismatic figure, mentor and friend, and exerted an enduring influence on a number of Australian... [more]

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Monet: The Late Years

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Monet: The Late Years

George Shackelford

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

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A detailed overview of the innovation and ambition that drove one of the best-known Impressionist painters at the end of his... [more]

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Capturing Nature: Early Scientific Photography at the Australian Museum 1857-1893

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Capturing Nature: Early Scientific Photography at the Australian Museum...

Vanessa Finney

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides

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The ground-breaking scientific photographs of Australian Museum curator Gerard Krefft and taxidermist Henry Barnes are revealed... [more]

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The Essential Duchamp

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The Essential Duchamp

Matthew Affron

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

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An engaging and accessible introduction to one of the 20th century's greatest and most enigmatic artists [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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The World between Empires - Art and Identity in the Ancient Middle East

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The World between Empires - Art and Identity in the Ancient Middle East...

Blair Fowlkes-childs, Michael Seymour

History of art: ancient & classical art; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; History; Classical history & classical civilisation

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A timely and definitive exploration of the art and culture of the ancient civilizations situated between Rome and the Middle... [more]

$125.00

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Out of This Century: Confessions of an Art Addict

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Out of This Century: Confessions of an Art Addict

Peggy Guggenheim

Art: financial aspects; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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This is the fascinating autobiography of a society heiress who became the bohemian doyenne of the art world. She amassed one... [more]

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Emperors' Treasures: Chinese Art from the National Palace Museum, Taipei

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Emperors' Treasures: Chinese Art from the National Palace Museum, Taipei...

Jay Xu, Li He

Oriental art; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; History

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Emperors' Treasures examines each ruler's distinct contribution to the arts and how each developed his or her aesthetic and... [more]

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Mr Five Per Cent: The many lives of Calouste Gulbenkian, the world's richest man

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Mr Five Per Cent: The many lives of Calouste Gulbenkian, the world's richest...

Jonathan Conlin

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Biography; Biography: business & industry; Biography: arts & entertainment; Petroleum & oil industries

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At his death in 1955, Calouste Gulbenkian was the richest man in the world, known as 'Mr Five Percent' for owning 5% of Middle... [more]

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Love and Desire: Pre-Raphaelite Masterpieces from the Tate

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Love and Desire: Pre-Raphaelite Masterpieces from the Tate

National Gallery of Australia

Art & Architecture; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

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Combining rebellion, beauty, scientific precision and imaginative grandeur, the Pre-Raphaelites constitute Britain's first... [more]

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The Sistine Chapel

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The Sistine Chapel

Antonio Paolucci

Art & Architecture; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

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Presenting, for the first time, the new photographs of one of the most visited place in the world. [more]

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Postcards from Africa: Photographers of the Colonial Era

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Postcards from Africa: Photographers of the Colonial Era

Christraud M. Geary

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Photographs: collections; History

Hardback

A close look at photographic postcards made in Africa in the first decades of the twentieth century reveals surprising images... [more]

$65.00

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Walter Chandoha: The Cat Photographer

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Walter Chandoha: The Cat Photographer

Walter Chandoha

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Individual photographers; Photographs: collections; Cats as pets

Hardback

Suitable for younger audiences, this book offers insight into the career of a successful commercial photographer Walter Chandoha... [more]

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Treasures of Westminster Abbey

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Treasures of Westminster Abbey

Tony Trowles

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Religious buildings; Museums & museology; History

Hardback

New edition of this exploration of one of Brtiain's greatest buildings. [more]

$39.99

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Tolkien: Treasures

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Tolkien: Treasures

Catherine McIlwaine

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Fantasy

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This lavishly illustrated book showcases the highlights of the Tolkien archives held at the Bodleian Library. This stunning... [more]

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Rare & Wonderful: Treasures from Oxford University Museum of Natural History

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Rare & Wonderful: Treasures from Oxford University Museum of Natural History...

Kate Diston, Zoe Simmons

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Mathematics & Sciences; The natural world, country life & pets; Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides

Hardback

This lavishly illustrated book features highlights from the collections ranging from the iconic Dodo and the giant tuna to... [more]

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Art of China: Highlights from the Philadelphia Museum of Art

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Art of China: Highlights from the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Huang Xiaofeng, Diandian Li, John E. Vollmer

Art & Architecture; Oriental art; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

Hardback

This sumptuous presentation of the Philadelphia Museum of Art's wide-ranging collection of Chinese art features one hundred... [more]

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Renoir: Father and Son: Painting and Cinema

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Renoir: Father and Son: Painting and Cinema

Anne Distel

Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Individual film directors, film-makers; Biography

Hardback

Beloved impressionist painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir left a vibrant legacy that influenced the life and films of his... [more]

$65.00

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