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Heysen to Heysen: Selected Letters of Hans Heysen and Nora Heysen

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Heysen to Heysen: Selected Letters of Hans Heysen and Nora Heysen

Catherine Speck

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Biography; Diaries, letters & journals

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The prominent Australian artist Nora Heysen has been said to have worked in the shadow of her father Hans Heysen, one of Australia's... [more]

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Bauhaus Diaspora And Beyond: Transforming Education through Art, Design and Architecture

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Bauhaus Diaspora And Beyond: Transforming Education through Art, Design...

Andrew McNamara, Harriet Edquist

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Modernist design & Bauhaus; Architectural structure & design; Social & cultural history

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Fifteen thematic essays and twenty individual case studies bring to light a tremendous amount of new archival material in... [more]

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Poster Boy: A Memoir of Art and Politics

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Poster Boy: A Memoir of Art and Politics

Peter Drew

Art & design styles: Conceptual art; Biography; Memoirs; Society & culture: general; Advocate - Australian Biography

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'When you're sneaking around the city at night you feel like a kid again. The seriousness of the world is unmasked as a series... [more]

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100 Ideas that Changed Art

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100 Ideas that Changed Art

Michael Bird

Art & Architecture; The Arts: General & Reference; History of Art & Design Styles

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From the earliest cave paintings through to the internet and street art, this inspiring book chronicles the 100 most influential... [more]

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Passionate Spirit: The Life of Alma Mahler

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Passionate Spirit: The Life of Alma Mahler

Cate Haste

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; 20th century & contemporary classical music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Advocate - Biography

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The life of an extraordinary artist and intellect: the composer, author and socialite Alma Mahler, whose life spanned one... [more]

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The Letters of Paul Cezanne

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The Letters of Paul Cezanne

Alex Danchev

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Impressionism & Post-Impressionism; Individual artists, art monographs; Diaries, letters & journals

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A translation of the correspondence of Paul Cezanne, known as the father of modern art. This book paints a picture of Cezanne... [more]

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The Sunflowers Are Mine: The Story of Van Gogh's Masterpiece

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The Sunflowers Are Mine: The Story of Van Gogh's Masterpiece

Martin Bailey

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

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Leading Van Gogh specialist Martin Bailey explains how and why Van Gogh created the iconic Sunflowers paintings. [more]

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Bad Blood: Rivalry and Art History

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Bad Blood: Rivalry and Art History

Clayton Schuster

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles

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Why is there so much bad blood involved in the stories of artists and their artworks? Immerse yourself in 18 infamous artistic... [more]

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Bacon and the Mind: Art, Neuroscience and Psychology

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Bacon and the Mind: Art, Neuroscience and Psychology

Christopher Bucklow, Steven Jaron, Darian Leader, John Onians

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

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The first in a trilogy of books that seeks to illuminate Francis Bacon's art and motivations, and to open up fresh and stimulating... [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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Buried by Vesuvius - The Villa dei Papiri at Herculaneum

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Buried by Vesuvius - The Villa dei Papiri at Herculaneum

Kenneth Lapatin

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; History of art: ancient & classical art; History; Classical history & classical civilisation

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The first truly comprehensive look at all aspects of the Villa dei Papiri at Herculaneum, from its original Roman context... [more]

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The Elizabethan Image: An Introduction to English Portraiture, 1558-1603

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The Elizabethan Image: An Introduction to English Portraiture, 1558-1603...

Roy Strong

History of Art & Design Styles; History

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A beautifully illustrated introduction to the Elizabethan aesthetic and its success, synthesizing recent scholarship and research... [more]

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The Invention of Melbourne: A Baroque Archbishop and a Gothic Architect

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The Invention of Melbourne: A Baroque Archbishop and a Gothic Architect...

Jaynie Anderson, Max Vodola, Shane Carmody

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Individual architects & architectural firms; Religious buildings

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Defines the relationship between an architect of genius, William Wardell, and the first Catholic Archbishop of Melbourne,... [more]

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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Adult Coloring Book

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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Adult Coloring Book

Universal Studios

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Graphic novels; Fiction-related items; Popular culture; Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts; Stationery items

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Experience the official Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Adult Coloring Book, featuring forty-five original, black-and-white... [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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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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Hockney - Van Gogh: The Joy of Nature

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Hockney - Van Gogh: The Joy of Nature

Hans den Hartog Jager

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Individual artists, art monographs; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes)

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A parallel look at Hockney and Van Gogh's love of nature as expressed in their landscape paintings. [more]

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Medieval Bodies: Life, Death and Art in the Middle Ages

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Medieval Bodies: Life, Death and Art in the Middle Ages

Jack Hartnell

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; History; Medieval history; History of medicine

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Dripping with blood and gold, fetishized and tortured, gateway to earthly delights and point of contact with the divine, forcibly... [more]

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Judith Kerr

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Judith Kerr

Joanna Carey

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Individual artists, art monographs; Illustration

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An overview of the life and work of much-loved children's illustrator and author Judith Kerr, creator of classics such as... [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]

$110.00

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Nora Heysen: A Portrait

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Nora Heysen: A Portrait

Anne-Louise Willoughby

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Biography: arts & entertainment

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A portraitist and a flower painter, Nora Heysen's life was defined by an all-consuming drive to draw and paint. Extensively... [more]

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So Much Longing in So Little Space: The art of Edvard Munch

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So Much Longing in So Little Space: The art of Edvard Munch

Karl Ove Knausgaard

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography

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In So Much Longing in So Little Space, Karl Ove Knausgaard explores the life and work of Edvard Munch. Setting out to understand... [more]

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Women Artists

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Women Artists

Flavia Frigeri

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles

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Small, smart, essential - a chronological introduction to women artists through 500 years of history, providing a rich understanding... [more]

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Living with Leonardo: Fifty Years of Sanity and Insanity in the Art World and Beyond

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Living with Leonardo: Fifty Years of Sanity and Insanity in the Art World...

Martin J. Kemp

Art & Architecture; Renaissance art; Individual artists, art monographs

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Martin Kemp, described by The Times as `the world's leading authority on Leonardo', relates his fifty-year relationship with... [more]

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Surrealism

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Surrealism

Amy Dempsey

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Surrealism & Dada

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Small, smart, essential - an incisive overview of Surrealism, introducing the movement's key artists and capturing its essential... [more]

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