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Human Anatomy: Depicting the Body from the Renaissance to Today

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Human Anatomy: Depicting the Body from the Renaissance to Today

Benjamin A. Rifkin, Michael J. Ackerman, Judy Folkenberg

Art & Architecture; Human figures depicted in art

Paperback

Chronicles the history of anatomical illustration from the Renaissance to the digital Visible Human project. This title surveys... [more]

$42.99

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Jungle Girls

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Jungle Girls

Jim Silke

Individual artists, art monographs; Erotic art

Paperback

These are the most fabulous, provocative creatures in the world of fiction, from H. Rider Haggard's She to Edgar Rice Burroughs'... [more]

$44.99

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Kama Sutra

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Kama Sutra

E Lamairesse

Painting & paintings; Erotic art

Hardback

The Mega Square Kama Sutra is a homage to the magic of love and a universal educational manual. Thanks to the rafinement of... [more]

$22.99

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Outcast

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Outcast

David Hurles

Erotic art; Erotic & nude photography

Paperback

Hurles' work documents the exotic and forbidden world of male hustlers, capturing the raw emotional responses from these dangerous... [more]

$62.99

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1000 Erotic Works of Genius

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1000 Erotic Works of Genius

Hans-Jurgen Dopp, Joe A. Thomas, Victoria Charles

History of Art & Design Styles; Erotic art

Hardback

From ancient fertility statues to Renaissance engravings designed to encourage procreation within marriage, erotic art has... [more]

$39.99

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30 Millennia of Erotic Art

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30 Millennia of Erotic Art

Hans-Jurgen Dopp, Joe A. Thomas, Victoria Charles, Klaus H. Carl

History of Art & Design Styles; Erotic art

Hardback

From the thousand-year-old statues celebrating fertility to the odalisques of the modern painters, erotic art has always held... [more]

$49.99

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In Praise of the Backside

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In Praise of the Backside

Hans-Jurgen Dopp

Erotic art

Hardback

In Praise of the Backside celebrates the most sensual part of the female body. The insightful text by Dopp discusses the... [more]

$22.99

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Sex Acts in Early Modern Italy: Practice, Performance, Perversion, Punishment

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Sex Acts in Early Modern Italy: Practice, Performance, Perversion, Punishment...

Dr. Allison Levy

The Arts: General & Reference; Renaissance art; Human figures depicted in art

Hardback

Emphasizing the peculiar, the perverse, the clandestine, and the scandalous, this volume opens up a critical discourse on... [more]

$252.00

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Erotic Cultures of Renaissance Italy

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Erotic Cultures of Renaissance Italy

Sara F. Matthews Grieco

The Arts: General & Reference; Renaissance art; Erotic art; Social & cultural history

Hardback

Emphasizing on the 'middle ranks' of society in Renaissance Italy - artisans, merchants, and professionals such as bankers... [more]

$252.00

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The Body in Contemporary Art

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The Body in Contemporary Art

Sally O'Reilly

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Human figures depicted in art

Paperback

Featuring work across a range of media, from painting and sculpture to installation, video art and performance, this book... [more]

$21.99

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Andy Warhol Portraits

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Andy Warhol Portraits

Carter Ratcliff, Robert Rosenblum

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Pop art; Individual artists, art monographs; Portraits in art

Paperback

Now available in paperback, the first comprehensive survey of portraits made by Andy Warhol (1928-87), one of the most popular... [more]

$59.95

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Images of Children in Byzantium

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Images of Children in Byzantium

Cecily Hennessy

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; Human figures depicted in art; Social & cultural history

Hardback

Covers the representation of children in Byzantium. This book demonstrates that children are featured often in visual imagery... [more]

$252.00

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Re-framing Representations of Women: Figuring, Fashioning, Portraiting and Telling in the 'Picturing' Women Project

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Re-framing Representations of Women: Figuring, Fashioning, Portraiting and...

Dr. Susan Shifrin

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Portraits in art; Gender studies: women

Hardback

Explores the processes inherent in gender representation. This study offers scholarship that confronts historical patterns... [more]

$252.00

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Force: Character Design from Life Drawing

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Force: Character Design from Life Drawing

Mike Mattesi

Drawing & drawings; Human figures depicted in art; Art techniques & principles; Illustration & commercial art

Paperback

Shows you how to use life drawing to discover the poses, features and personalities which form the basis of character and... [more]

$44.99

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Painting People: The State of the Art

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Painting People: The State of the Art

Charlotte Mullins

Painting & paintings; Portraits in art

Paperback

Features a survey of figure paintings renaissance in the art world. This book introduces over 85 artists and puts their work... [more]

$37.99

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The Art of Drawing People: Discover Simple Techniques for Drawing a Variety of Figures and Portraits

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The Art of Drawing People: Discover Simple Techniques for Drawing a Variety...

Michael Butkus, Diane Cardaci, Walter Foster, Ken Goldman, William Powell

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

Paperback

Packed with practical advice, helpful tips, and fundamental techniques, this comprehensive, 144-page book is an essential... [more]

$24.99

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Ophelia and Victorian Visual Culture: Representing Body Politics in the Nineteenth Century

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Ophelia and Victorian Visual Culture: Representing Body Politics in the...

Kimberly Rhodes

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Human figures depicted in art; Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Hardback

Explores the representational history of Shakespeare's Ophelia during the Victorian period. This book examines the disseminated... [more]

$252.00

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Robert Hannaford: Natural eye

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Robert Hannaford: Natural eye

John Neylon

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Portraits in art

Paperback

Hannaford is one of Australia's foremost portrait artists, but this is only one aspect of his work. This, the first book on... [more]

$39.95

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Julie Rrap: Body Double

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Julie Rrap: Body Double

Ms Victoria Lynn

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Individual artists, art monographs; Human figures depicted in art; Photographs: collections

Hardback

Published to coincide with Rrap's major solo exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney during September. [more]

$69.95

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The Invention of the Model: Artists and Models in Paris, 1830-1870

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The Invention of the Model: Artists and Models in Paris, 1830-1870

Susan Waller

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Human figures depicted in art; Gender studies: women

Hardback

Presents a study of the artist's model in Paris between 1830 and 1870. An exploration of a major issue in nineteenth-century... [more]

$252.00

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The Athenian Woman: An Iconographic Handbook

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The Athenian Woman: An Iconographic Handbook

Sian Lewis

Ceramics: artworks; Human figures depicted in art; Social & cultural history; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology; Gender studies: women

Hardback

Sian Lewis considers the full range of female existence in classical Greece - childhood and old age, unfree and foreign status,... [more]

$198.00

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Picturing Children: Constructions of Childhood Between Rousseau and Freud

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Picturing Children: Constructions of Childhood Between Rousseau and Freud...

Linda Pollock

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Human figures depicted in art; Age groups: children

Hardback

The 19th century is regarded as the pivotal century in the social history of childhood, mainly with reference to the working-class... [more]

$221.00

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Erotic Ambiguities: The Female Nude in Art

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Erotic Ambiguities: The Female Nude in Art

Helen McDonald

Nudes depicted in art; Cultural studies; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies, gender groups

Hardback

Across photography, fashion, painting and performance art, Helen McDonald shows how feminist artists have employed the idea... [more]

$187.00

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Ancient Faces: Mummy Portraits in Roman Egypt

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Ancient Faces: Mummy Portraits in Roman Egypt

Susan Walker

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Human figures depicted in art; Archaeological theory; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

Paperback

Published to coincide with a new major exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, this book is a comprehensive,... [more]

$71.99

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Goddess and the Warrior: The Naked Goddess and Mistress of the Animals in Early Greek Religion

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Goddess and the Warrior: The Naked Goddess and Mistress of the Animals in...

Nanno Marinatos (University of Illinois, Chicago, USA)

Nudes depicted in art; Ancient religions & mythologies; Cultural studies

Hardback

An illustrated analysis of the role of the naked goddess and the mistress of the animals within Greek religion. This book... [more]

$198.00

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