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Ink: Do More Art

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Ink: Do More Art

Bridget Davies

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings; Art techniques & principles

Paperback

Ink is the first in an exciting new practical-art series on popular mediums, including acrylic, oil, pencil and gouache. The... [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]

$55.00

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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

Paperback

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

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Painting Masterclass: Creative Techniques of 100 Great Artists

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Painting Masterclass: Creative Techniques of 100 Great Artists

Susie Hodge

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings

Paperback

Analyses the visual approaches and techniques of 100 great artists, and shows readers how to weave some of this magic into... [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

Hardback

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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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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Classic Beauties: Artists, Italy and the Esthetic Ideals of the 18th Century

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Classic Beauties: Artists, Italy and the Esthetic Ideals of the 18th Century...

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Classicism; Painting & paintings; Sculpture

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Superbly illustrated essays introduce the key Italian painters and sculptors to which Europe's aristocracy flocked in the... [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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Leonardo Da Vinci: The Complete Paintings in Detail

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Leonardo Da Vinci: The Complete Paintings in Detail

Alessandro Vezzosi

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

Hardback

Shedding new light on the renowned Renaissance artist, this book examines all of da Vinci's known paintings using recent advances... [more]

$145.00

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Matisse: In 50 works

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Matisse: In 50 works

John Cauman

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

Hardback

This enthralling and comprehensive new book on Henri Matisse is an eye-opener for all students and art lovers interested in... [more]

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Renoir's Dancer: The Secret Life of Suzanne Valadon

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Renoir's Dancer: The Secret Life of Suzanne Valadon

Catherine Hewitt

Painting & paintings; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

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From the author of The Mistress of Paris, a lavish biography of a remarkable 19th-century woman. [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

Paperback

A standard reference in the field of manuscript studies for over twenty years, now revised and updated with full-colour illustrations... [more]

$37.99

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Light and Shade in Watercolour

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Light and Shade in Watercolour

Hazel Soan

Art & Architecture; Watercolours; Painting & art manuals

Hardback

Bestselling artist and author explains how to use light and shade in your watercolour painting to add lifelike detail and... [more]

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Anywhere, Anytime Art: Gouache: An artist's guide to painting with gouache on the go!

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Anywhere, Anytime Art: Gouache: An artist's guide to painting with gouache...

Agathe Singer

Art & Architecture; Watercolours; Painting & art manuals

Paperback

Give gouache a try with Anywhere, Anytime Art: Gouache! This book offers a fun, fresh look at painting on the go. [more]

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Willem De Kooning

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Willem De Kooning

Corinna Thierolf

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Abstract Expressionism; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography: arts & entertainment

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In 1926 22 year - old Dutchman Willem de Kooning (1904 - 1997) travelled to the USA on a British freighter - without papers... [more]

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Churchill: The Statesman as Artist

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Churchill: The Statesman as Artist

David Cannadine

Art & design styles: Impressionism & Post-Impressionism; Painting & paintings; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: historical, political & military; Political leaders & leadership

Hardback

Across almost 50 years, Winston Churchill produced more than 500 paintings. His subjects included his family homes at Blenheim... [more]

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Picturing the Pacific: Joseph Banks and the Shipboard Artists of Cook and Flinders

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Picturing the Pacific: Joseph Banks and the Shipboard Artists of Cook and...

James Taylor

Painting & paintings; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Botanical art; Landscape art & architecture; History; Maritime history

Hardback

For over 50 years between the 1760s and the early 19th century, the pioneers who sailed from Europe to explore the Pacific... [more]

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Australian Army History Series: Painting War: A History of Australia's First World War Art Scheme

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Australian Army History Series: Painting War: A History of Australia's First...

Margaret Hutchison (Australian Catholic University, Brisbane)

Painting & paintings; Art Treatments & Subjects; History; First World War; War & defence operations

Hardback

Richly illustrated, Painting War is the first book to examine in depth the genesis of one of Australia's most enduring forms... [more]

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Papunya: A Place Made After the Story

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Papunya: A Place Made After the Story

Geoffrey Bardon, James Bardon

Art of indigenous peoples; Painting & paintings; History

Hardback

The publication of this material is an unprecedented achievement. Geoffrey Bardon's exquisitely recorded notes and drawings... [more]

$79.99

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Vermeer and the Dutch Masters

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Vermeer and the Dutch Masters

Rosalind Ormiston

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Baroque; Painting & paintings

Hardback

The latest addition to Flame Tree's highly successful Masterworks series, this wonderful new book highlights the work of the... [more]

$44.99

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Innumerable Insects: The Story of the Most Diverse and Myriad Animals on Earth

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Innumerable Insects: The Story of the Most Diverse and Myriad Animals on...

Michael S. Engel

Painting & paintings; Mathematics & Sciences; Insects (entomology); Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

Hardback

This is the fascinating story of the world's most numerous creatures, illustrated by stunning images from the American Museum... [more]

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Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up

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Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up

Claire Wilcox, Circe Henestrosa

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

Hardback

Frida Kahlo's Wardrobe presents a fresh view of Kahlo's compelling life story. The book expands upon the narrative of discovery,... [more]

$65.00

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Chinese Brush Painting: A Beginner's Step-by-Step Guide

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Chinese Brush Painting: A Beginner's Step-by-Step Guide

Mei Ruo

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings; Painting & art manuals

Paperback

Learn first about the tools and materials, then painting techniques. Early pages explore the very basic painting methods and... [more]

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Looking At Pictures

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Looking At Pictures

Susan Woodford

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Painting & paintings

Paperback

An accessible and attractive beginner's guide to getting the most out of looking at pictures [more]

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Paul Nash: Masterpieces of Art

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Paul Nash: Masterpieces of Art

Michael Kerrigan

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Surrealism & Dada; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes)

Paperback

Paul Nash, the British landscape and Surrealist painter, lived through both the First and Second World Wars. His depictions... [more]

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