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Portraits in art

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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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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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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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Gainsborough's Family Album

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Gainsborough's Family Album

David H. Solkin

History of art & design styles: c 1600 to c 1800; Individual artists, art monographs; Portraits in art

Hardback

Despite this famous protestation in a letter to his friend William Jackson, Gainsborough was clearly prepared to make an... [more]

$55.00

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Victoria Crowe: Beyond Likeness

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Victoria Crowe: Beyond Likeness

Duncan MacMillan, Julie Lawson

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

Paperback

This beautiful new book looks in depth at some of Victoria Crowe's own favourite portraiture, examining the psychology of... [more]

$39.99

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Beyond the Face: New Perspectives on Portraiture

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Beyond the Face: New Perspectives on Portraiture

Wendy Wick Reaves

Portraits in art

Hardback

Explores new approaches to portraying identity and the human face and figure, through works from the Smithsonian National... [more]

$59.99

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Portraying Children: Expressions, Proportions, Drawing and Painting Techniques

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Portraying Children: Expressions, Proportions, Drawing and Painting Techniques...

Daniela Brambilla

Drawing & drawings; Portraits in art; Art techniques & principles

Hardback

Capture a memorable moment with these professional suggestions. [more]

$56.99

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The Art of Laughter: Humour in Dutch Paintings of the Golden Age

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The Art of Laughter: Humour in Dutch Paintings of the Golden Age

Anna Tummers, Elmer Kolfin, Jasper Hillegers

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

Paperback

The Art of Laughter: Humour in Dutch Paintings of the Golden Age presents the first ever overview of humour in seventeenth-century... [more]

$56.99

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Comic Acting and Portraiture in Late-Georgian and Regency England

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Comic Acting and Portraiture in Late-Georgian and Regency England

Jim Davis

History of art & design styles: c 1600 to c 1800; Portraits in art; Theatre Studies

Paperback

Jim Davis explores the relationship between comic performance and the visual arts in England c.1780-1830, focussing on the... [more]

$41.95

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Portrait Miniatures in the Frits Lugt Collection

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Portrait Miniatures in the Frits Lugt Collection

Karen Schaffers-Bodenhausen

Painting & paintings; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Portraits in art

Hardback

Stored safely in a medallion cabinet in the reserves of Hotel Turgot in Paris, the Fondation Custodia's collection of portrait... [more]

$210.00

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America'S Presidents: National Portrait Gallery

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America'S Presidents: National Portrait Gallery

National Portrait Gallery

History of Art & Design Styles; Painting & paintings; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Portraits in art; Political leaders & leadership

Paperback

The nation's only complete collection of presidential portraits outside of the White House -- [more]

$32.99

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What Great Paintings Say. Faces of Power

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What Great Paintings Say. Faces of Power

Rainer & Rose-Marie Hagen, Rainer Hagen

History of Art & Design Styles; Portraits in art

Hardback

Discover the hidden details concealed within depictions of powerful figures of the past, from the sixth-century prostitute... [more]

$25.00

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Miguel Calderon: Catalogue

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Miguel Calderon: Catalogue

Miguel Calderon

Portraits in art; Individual photographers; Photographs: collections

Paperback

Catalogue gathers photographs of prostitutes that where provided to select clients of a brothel in Mexico City and shown to... [more]

$90.00

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A Journey with Charlotte: The World of Multidisciplinary Artist Charlotte De Cock

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A Journey with Charlotte: The World of Multidisciplinary Artist Charlotte...

Charlotte De Cock

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Individual artists, art monographs; Portraits in art; Popular culture

Hardback

The world of up-and-coming artistic talent Charlotte De Cock, with an introduction by Luc Tuymans. [more]

$99.00

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Soutine'S Portraits: Cooks, Waiters and Bellboys

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Soutine'S Portraits: Cooks, Waiters and Bellboys

Karen Serres, Barnaby Wright

Art & design styles: Expressionism; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Portraits in art

Paperback

Chaim Soutine (1893-1943) produced some of the most powerful and expressive portraits of modern times. Accompanying a major... [more]

$75.00

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Holbein's Sir Thomas More

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Holbein's Sir Thomas More

Hilary Mantel, Xavier Salomon

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

Hardback

Illuminates one of Holbein's most famous portraits with a combination of scholarly scrutiny and fictional narrative. [more]

$24.99

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John Singer Sargent Masterpieces of Art

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John Singer Sargent Masterpieces of Art

Janet Tyson

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Individual artists, art monographs; Portraits in art; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes)

Hardback

Featuring the luminescent, evocative art of Italian born, American painter John Singer Sargent, the celebrated late-nineteenth-century... [more]

$32.99

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Portraits Of Courage Deluxe Signed Edition

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Portraits Of Courage Deluxe Signed Edition

George W. Bush, Laura Bush

Oils; Portraits in art; Military veterans

Hardback

As Subir Chowdhury makes clear, while improving a company's processes is vital, if you don't focus first on your people --... [more]

$399.00

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Portrait Revolution: Inspiration, Tips and Techniques for Creating Portraits from the Artists of Julia Kay's Portrait Party

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Portrait Revolution: Inspiration, Tips and Techniques for Creating Portraits...

Julia L. Kay

Portraits in art; Illustration & drawing software; PDA & Handheld programming; Painting & art manuals

Paperback

Portrait Revolution showcases 450 portraits by 200 artists, in a wide variety of media from oil painting to iPad art, watercolour... [more]

$49.95

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Picturing Thoreau: Henry David Thoreau in American Visual Culture

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Picturing Thoreau: Henry David Thoreau in American Visual Culture

Mark W. Sullivan

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

Paperback

This book examines 30 portraits of Henry David Thoreau that were done by American artists between 1854 and the present day.... [more]

$69.99

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Face

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Face

Valentin Popov

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Individual artists, art monographs; Portraits in art

Hardback

Face chronicles the development of artist Valentin Popov's traveling exhibition of the same name a suite of 100 uniformly-sized... [more]

$105.00

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Matter of Speech and Faith

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Matter of Speech and Faith

Turner

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Portraits in art

Paperback

Presentation of the man of today as being intermingled with mass media, that is also a reflection of current times. [more]

$56.99

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Portraits Of Courage

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Portraits Of Courage

George W. Bush, Laura Bush

Oils; Portraits in art; Military veterans

Hardback

Includes a full color booklet of portraits and murals.<br /><br />--Cover... [more]

$59.99

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Imaging Identity: Media, Memory and Portraiture in the Digital Age

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Imaging Identity: Media, Memory and Portraiture in the Digital Age

Melinda Hinkson

Portraits in art; Photographs: portraits

Paperback

Imaging Identity presents potent reflections on the human condition through the prism of portraiture. Taking digital imaging... [more]

$43.00

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A Field Guide To Redheads: An Illustrated Celebration

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A Field Guide To Redheads: An Illustrated Celebration

Elizabeth Graeber

Portraits in art; Cartoons & comic strips; Gift books

Hardback

An utterly charming illustrated gift book celebrating all things redhead by redheaded artist Elizabeth Graeber, described... [more]

$34.99

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