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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

Hardback

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

$221.00

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The Explicit Body in Performance

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The Explicit Body in Performance

Rebecca Schneider

Theory of art; Performance art; Erotic art; Gender studies: women

Hardback

An in-depth and accessible study of the controversial and often shocking issues which surround the use of the female body... [more]

$210.00

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Bodyscape: Art, Modernity and the Ideal Figure

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Bodyscape: Art, Modernity and the Ideal Figure

Nicholas Mirzoeff (New York University, USA)

Theory of art; Human figures depicted in art; Cultural studies

Paperback

This book seeks to put the bodies back into modern art. In a series of thematic historical studies, Mirzoeff argues that the... [more]

$44.99

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BP Portrait Award 2019

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BP Portrait Award 2019

Christopher Baker

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Painting & paintings; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Portraits in art

Paperback

The BP Portrait Award, now in its thirtieth year, is one of Britain's most prestigious art prizes, and is the leading showcase... [more]

$19.99

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Character Design Quarterly 10

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Character Design Quarterly 10

Publishing 3dtotal

Drawing & drawings; Human figures depicted in art

Paperback

Character Design Quarterly is a creative, bright, and engaging magazine for artists, animators, illustrators and character... [more]

$29.99

Forthcoming
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The Women Who Inspired London Art: The Avico Sisters and Other Models of the Early 20th Century

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The Women Who Inspired London Art: The Avico Sisters and Other Models of...

Peterson, Lucy M

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

Paperback

Discover one of the most underexplored roles of women in London history models who made obsession a profession from Bloomsbury... [more]

$39.99

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Greg Rook - Honyocker

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Greg Rook - Honyocker

Greg Rook, Andrea Vento, Michele Robecchi, Matt Price

Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Human figures depicted in art; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes)

Hardback

The practice of British painter Greg Rook (b.1971, London) revolves around those who seek to start a new life or wish to lead... [more]

$75.00

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Creating Characters for the Entertainment Industry: Develop Spectacular Designs from Basic Concepts

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Creating Characters for the Entertainment Industry: Develop Spectacular...

Kenneth Anderson

Human figures depicted in art

Paperback

Creating Professional Characters explores how top professional character designers develop engaging characters from the basic... [more]

$89.99

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Elizabethan Globalism - England, China and the Rainbow Portrait

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Elizabethan Globalism - England, China and the Rainbow Portrait

Matthew Dimmock

Renaissance art; Portraits in art; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700

Hardback

A fascinating look at how Elizabethan England was transformed by its interactions with cultures from around the world [more]

$120.00

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Draw People Every Day: Short Lessons in Portrait and Figure Drawing Using Ink and Watercolor

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Draw People Every Day: Short Lessons in Portrait and Figure Drawing Using...

Kagan McLeod

Drawing & drawings; Human figures depicted in art

Paperback

Commercial illustrator Kagan McLeod offers an approach to figure and portrait drawing by breaking figure and portrait drawing... [more]

$37.99

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Friedrich Nietzsche and the Artists of the New Weimar

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Friedrich Nietzsche and the Artists of the New Weimar

Sebastian Schutze

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Portraits in art; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900

Paperback

Around 1900, a small group of influential patrons, critics, writers, and artists turned Weimar into a utopian centre of modern... [more]

$44.99

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Eye to I: Self Portraits from 1900 to Today: National Portrait Gallery

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Eye to I: Self Portraits from 1900 to Today: National Portrait Gallery

Brandon Brame Fortune

Portraits in art

Hardback

This richly illustrated book features an introduction by the National Portrait Gallery's chief curator and nearly 150 insightful... [more]

$75.00

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Ashley Longshore: I Do Not Cook, I Do Not Clean, I Do Not Fly Commercial

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Ashley Longshore: I Do Not Cook, I Do Not Clean, I Do Not Fly Commercial...

Ashley Longshore, Linda Fargo

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

Hardback

New Orleans-based self-taught pop artist Ashley Longshore, known for her bold fashionista portraits and larger-than-life personality,... [more]

$99.00

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Jonathan Wateridge - Enclave/Expatria

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Jonathan Wateridge - Enclave/Expatria

Jonathan Wateridge, Gilda Williams, Mark Sanders

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

Hardback

Through his beautiful and disconcerting works depicting carefree sunny days beside exclusive suburban pools, Lusaka-born,... [more]

$120.00

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AIDS and Representation: Portraits and Self Portraits During the AIDS Crisis in America

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AIDS and Representation: Portraits and Self Portraits During the AIDS Crisis...

Fiona Johnstone

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Portraits in art; HIV & AIDS: social aspects; Gay studies (Gay men)

Hardback

How might artists choose to represent themselves before their own death? [more]

$180.00

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Painting Childhood

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Painting Childhood

Emily Knight, Amy Orrock, Martin Postle, Jill Seaton

Painting & paintings; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Human figures depicted in art

Paperback

Published to coincide with two major exhibitions at Compton Verney Art Gallery& Park, Warwickshire, this publication will... [more]

$49.99

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Khajuraho - Indian Temples and Sensuous Sculptures

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Khajuraho - Indian Temples and Sensuous Sculptures

Christophe Hioco, Luca Poggi

Sculpture; Carvings: artworks; Erotic art; Religious subjects depicted in art

Hardback

Situated in the northern Indian state of Madhya Pradesh, Khajuraho is renowned as much for the elegance of its architecture... [more]

$125.00

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Anti-Portraiture: Challenging the Limits of the Portrait

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Anti-Portraiture: Challenging the Limits of the Portrait

Kirstie Imber (University of London, UK), Fiona Johnstone (Middlesex University, UK)

Theory of art; Portraits in art

Hardback

The portrait has historically been understood as an artistic representation of a human subject. Its purpose was to create... [more]

$180.00

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Shakespeare Seen: Image, Performance and Society

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Shakespeare Seen: Image, Performance and Society

Stuart Sillars (Universitetet i Bergen, Norway)

History of art & design styles: c 1600 to c 1800; Human figures depicted in art; Theatre Studies; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Hardback

This collection of essays, some previously unpublished, discusses the ways in which earlier illustrators and painters approached... [more]

$136.95

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Character Design Quarterly 9

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Character Design Quarterly 9

3dtotal Publishing

Theory of art; Electronic, holographic & video art; Human figures depicted in art

Paperback

Character Design Quarterly is a creative, bright, and engaging magazine for artists, animators, illustrators and character... [more]

$29.99

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Stitchcraft: An Embroidery Book of Simple Stitches and Peculiar Patterns

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Stitchcraft: An Embroidery Book of Simple Stitches and Peculiar Patterns...

Gayla Partridge, BLUE STAR PRESS

Other graphic art forms; Human figures depicted in art; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Embroidery crafts

Paperback

Step inside a world of arcane imagery and rich esoteric symbolism in Stitchcraft- An Embroidery Book of Simple Stitches and... [more]

$32.99

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Caroline Walker - Picture Window

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Caroline Walker - Picture Window

Caroline Walker, Marco Livingstone, Lauren Elkin, Andrew Nairne, Rina Arya

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

Paperback

Celebrated for beautiful yet challenging paintings of women in diverse architectural contexts, from luxury Los Angeles hotels... [more]

$105.00

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The Ages of Man: Medieval Interpretations of the Life Cycle

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The Ages of Man: Medieval Interpretations of the Life Cycle

Elizabeth Sears

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

Paperback

The Description for this book, The Ages of Man: Medieval Interpretations of the Life Cycle, will be forthcoming. [more]

$89.00

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Moving with the Magdalen: Late Medieval Art and Devotion in the Alps

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Moving with the Magdalen: Late Medieval Art and Devotion in the Alps

Joanne W. Anderson (Lecturer in Art History, Warburg Institute, UK)

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; Portraits in art; Religious subjects depicted in art; Medieval history

Hardback

Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Warwick, 2009. [more]

$180.00

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Latin Blackness in Parisian Visual Culture, 1852-1932

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Latin Blackness in Parisian Visual Culture, 1852-1932

Lyneise E. Williams (Associate Professor of Art History, UNC Chapel Hill, USA)

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

Hardback

Latin Blackness in Parisian Visual Culture, 1852-1932 examines an understudied visual language used to portray Latin Americans... [more]

$180.00

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