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Academie Royale: A History in Portraits

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Academie Royale: A History in Portraits

Hannah Williams

History of art & design styles: c 1600 to c 1800; Painting & paintings; Portraits in art

Hardback

From its establishment in 1648 until its disbanding in 1793 after the French Revolution, the Academie Royale de Peinture et... [more]

$187.00

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The Companion: National Portrait Gallery

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The Companion: National Portrait Gallery

Joanna Gilmour, Sarah Engledow

Art & Architecture; Portraits in art

Paperback

<p><i>The Companion</i> is the ultimate record of the National Portrait&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.45em;">Gallery‚??s... [more]

$34.95

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National Portrait Gallery: A Portrait of Britain

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National Portrait Gallery: A Portrait of Britain

Sandy Nairne

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Portraits in art

Paperback

The National Portrait Gallery in London houses a unique collection of famous faces from the late Middle Ages to the present... [more]

$60.00

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The Urban Sketching Handbook: Architecture and Cityscapes: Tips and Techniques for Drawing on Location

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The Urban Sketching Handbook: Architecture and Cityscapes: Tips and Techniques...

Gabriel Campanario, Gabriel Campanario

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

Paperback

The Urban Sketching Handbook: Architecture and Cityscapes provides keys to help make the experience of drawing architecture... [more]

$21.99

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Faces of Impressionism: Portraits from the Musee d'Orsay

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Faces of Impressionism: Portraits from the Musee d'Orsay

George T. M. Shackelford, Xavier Rey

Art & design styles: Impressionism & Post-Impressionism; Painting & paintings; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Portraits in art

Paperback

Explores the development of the portrait in French painting and sculpture between 1860 and 1910 as showcased in one of the... [more]

$59.99

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Death, Torture and the Broken Body in European Art, 1300-1650

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Death, Torture and the Broken Body in European Art, 1300-1650

John R. Decker, Mitzi Kirkland-Ives

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; History of art & design styles: c 1400 to c 1600; Human figures depicted in art

Hardback

Bodies mangled, limbs broken, skin flayed, blood spilled: the art of the late medieval and early modern periods contains myriad... [more]

$162.00

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Madame Cezanne

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Madame Cezanne

Dita Amory

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

Hardback

A new account of Cezanne's complex relationship with his wife, who served as the subject of some of his most iconic portraits... [more]

$79.00

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Virginia Woolf: Art, Life and Vision

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Virginia Woolf: Art, Life and Vision

Frances Spalding

Portraits in art; Biography; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

Paperback

This revealing, highly illustrated biography of Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) by a leading authority on the Bloomsbury Group... [more]

$45.00

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Berlin Art Scene

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Berlin Art Scene

Christoph Tannert

Individual artists, art monographs; Human figures depicted in art; Photographs: collections

Paperback

This book introduces 20 prominent artists working in Berlin such as Saadane Afif, Hadassah Emmerich, Ming Wong and Martin... [more]

$89.99

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The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History

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The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History

James Hall

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Portraits in art

Hardback

Maps the history of self-portraiture, from the earliest myths of Narcissus and the Christian tradition of bearing witness... [more]

$42.99

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Japanese Erotic Art: The Hidden World of Shunga

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Japanese Erotic Art: The Hidden World of Shunga

Ofer Shagan

Oriental art; Erotic art

Paperback

Shows us the spectrum of sexual practice and expression, including nudity and clothing, voyeurism, gods, monsters and animals,... [more]

$90.00

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The Pre-Raphaelite Circle

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The Pre-Raphaelite Circle

Jan Marsh

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Pre-Raphaelite art; Portraits in art

Paperback

The National Portrait Gallery's series of compact, fully illustrated, historical guides to literary and artistic personalities... [more]

$19.99

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Kings & Queens

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Kings & Queens

David Williamson

Portraits in art; History

Paperback

David Williamson's text paints a vivid and sensitive portrait of each monarch, revealing the dramatic events and controversies... [more]

$21.99

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Shunga: Sex and Pleasure in Japanese Art

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Shunga: Sex and Pleasure in Japanese Art

Timothy Clark, C. Andrew Gerstle, Aki Ishigami

Oriental art; Painting & paintings; Prints & printmaking; Erotic art

Hardback

A magnificent book, the catalogue of a landmark exhibition at the British Museum, the most important international exhibition... [more]

$100.00

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Home Truths: Photography and Motherhood

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Home Truths: Photography and Motherhood

Susan Bright, Simon Watney, Karen Irvine, Nick Johnstone

Portraits in art; Photographs: collections

Hardback

Published to coincide with an exhibition held at the Photographers Gallery and Foundling Museum in London and touring to Chicago's... [more]

$55.00

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Eros and Sexuality in Islamic Art

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Eros and Sexuality in Islamic Art

Dr. Francesca Leoni, Dr. Mika Natif

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; History of art & design styles: c 1400 to c 1600; Erotic art

Hardback

Dedicated to the topic of eroticism and sexuality in the visual production of the medieval and early modern Muslim world,... [more]

$187.00

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The History of the Nude

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The History of the Nude

Flaminio Gualdoni

Nudes depicted in art

Paperback

Focuses on the historical evolution of the nude. [more]

$42.99

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Mexican Portraits

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Mexican Portraits

Pablo Ortiz Monasterio, Vesta Monica Herrerias

Portraits in art; Photographs: collections

Hardback

Tells the history of photography in Mexico, portraiture is an important, established tradition, transcending styles, subjects,... [more]

$110.00

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Modelling and Sculpting the Figure

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Modelling and Sculpting the Figure

Tanya Russell

Sculpture; Human figures depicted in art; Carving & modelling, moulding & casting

Paperback

Modelling and Sculpting the Figure details the creative process for sculpting the figure, from conceptual and practical considerations... [more]

$52.99

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Portrayal and the Search for Identity

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Portrayal and the Search for Identity

Marcia Pointon

Portraits in art

Hardback

An investigation of how we view and understand portraiture as a genre, and how portraits function as artworks within social... [more]

$75.00

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The Naked Nude

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The Naked Nude

Frances Borzello

Nudes depicted in art

Hardback

Explores the role of the nude in 20th- and 21st-century art and looks at the work of a range of international artists creating... [more]

$60.00

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Reconciling Art and Mothering

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Reconciling Art and Mothering

Rachel Epp Buller

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Human figures depicted in art

Hardback

Contributes a chorus of voices to the burgeoning body of scholarship on art and the maternal and, focuses exclusively on maternal... [more]

$252.00

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Chinese Customs

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Chinese Customs

Xiang Wei, Xiang Wei

Human figures depicted in art; Asian history; Social & cultural history; Social & cultural anthropology; Languages & ESL

Paperback

A basic reader to Chinese customs [more]

$19.99

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Forbidden Asia

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Forbidden Asia

Hans-Jurgen Dopp, Hans-Jeurgen Deopp

Erotic art

Hardback

Seafarers, adventurers and travellers have all been enthralled by the exotic nature of the Oriental woman. Illustrated with... [more]

$22.99

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Love

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Love

Parkstone Press

History of Art & Design Styles; Human figures depicted in art

Hardback

A timeless theme that cannot be ignored, love has always fascinated artists. Painters, sculptors, even architects drew their... [more]

$22.99

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