Our search has the following Google-type functionality:
If you use '+' at the start of a word, that word will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry +Potter
Search results will contain 'Potter'.
If you use '-' at the start of a word, that word will be absent in the search results.
eg. Harry -Potter
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
If you use 'AND' between 2 words, then both those words will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry AND Potter
Search results will contain both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: AND will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'OR' between 2 single words, then either or both of those words will be present in the search results.
eg. 'Harry OR Potter'
Search results will contain just 'Harry', or just 'Potter', or both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: OR will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'NOT' before a word, that word will be absent in the search results. (This is the same as using the minus symbol).
eg. 'Harry NOT Potter'
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
NOTE: NOT will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use double quotation marks around words, those words will be present in that order.
eg. "Harry Potter"
Search results will contain 'Harry Potter', but not 'Potter Harry'.
NOTE: "" cannot be combined with AND, OR & NOT searches.
If you use '*' in a word, it performs a wildcard search, as it signifies any number of characters. (Searches cannot start with a wildcard).
Search results will contain words starting with 'Pot' and ending in 'er', such as 'Potter'.
A fascinating look at how Elizabethan England was transformed by its interactions with cultures from around the world [more]
Around 1900, a small group of influential patrons, critics, writers, and artists turned Weimar into a utopian centre of modern... [more]
Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Warwick, 2009. [more]
Despite this famous protestation in a letter to his friend William Jackson, Gainsborough was clearly prepared to make an... [more]
This beautiful new book looks in depth at some of Victoria Crowe's own favourite portraiture, examining the psychology of... [more]
Explores new approaches to portraying identity and the human face and figure, through works from the Smithsonian National... [more]
Capture a memorable moment with these professional suggestions. [more]
The Art of Laughter: Humour in Dutch Paintings of the Golden Age presents the first ever overview of humour in seventeenth-century... [more]
Jim Davis explores the relationship between comic performance and the visual arts in England c.1780-1830, focussing on the... [more]
Stored safely in a medallion cabinet in the reserves of Hotel Turgot in Paris, the Fondation Custodia's collection of portrait... [more]
The nation's only complete collection of presidential portraits outside of the White House -- [more]
Discover the hidden details concealed within depictions of powerful figures of the past, from the sixth-century prostitute... [more]
Catalogue gathers photographs of prostitutes that where provided to select clients of a brothel in Mexico City and shown to... [more]
The world of up-and-coming artistic talent Charlotte De Cock, with an introduction by Luc Tuymans. [more]
Chaim Soutine (1893-1943) produced some of the most powerful and expressive portraits of modern times. Accompanying a major... [more]
Illuminates one of Holbein's most famous portraits with a combination of scholarly scrutiny and fictional narrative. [more]
Featuring the luminescent, evocative art of Italian born, American painter John Singer Sargent, the celebrated late-nineteenth-century... [more]
As Subir Chowdhury makes clear, while improving a company's processes is vital, if you don't focus first on your people --... [more]
Portrait Revolution showcases 450 portraits by 200 artists, in a wide variety of media from oil painting to iPad art, watercolour... [more]
This book examines 30 portraits of Henry David Thoreau that were done by American artists between 1854 and the present day.... [more]
Face chronicles the development of artist Valentin Popov's traveling exhibition of the same name a suite of 100 uniformly-sized... [more]
Presentation of the man of today as being intermingled with mass media, that is also a reflection of current times. [more]
Includes a full color booklet of portraits and murals.<br /><br />--Cover... [more]
Imaging Identity presents potent reflections on the human condition through the prism of portraiture. Taking digital imaging... [more]
An utterly charming illustrated gift book celebrating all things redhead by redheaded artist Elizabeth Graeber, described... [more]