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Portraits in art

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Politics as Painting

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Politics as Painting

Katharina van Cauteren

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

Hardback

First overview of the works of the forgotten painter , Hendrick De Clerck (1560-1630). [more]

$250.00

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Slave Portraiture in the Atlantic World

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Slave Portraiture in the Atlantic World

Agnes I. Lugo-Ortiz, Angela Rosenthal

Portraits in art; Slavery & abolition of slavery

Paperback

Slave Portraiture in the Atlantic World is the first book to focus on the individualized portrayal of enslaved people from... [more]

$59.95

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Lumiere on the Lady with the Ermine: Unprededented Discoveries

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Lumiere on the Lady with the Ermine: Unprededented Discoveries

Pascal Cotte

Portraits in art

Paperback

This book on The Lady with an Ermine is the first to examine in depth the painting technique of Leonardo da Vinci, and reveals... [more]

$90.00

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Illustration Now! Portraits

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Illustration Now! Portraits

Julius Wiedemann

Portraits in art; Illustration

Hardback

From editorials to major exhibitions, hand-drawn to digitized: explore the most challenging and captivating subjects from... [more]

$40.00

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Portrait of a Nation, Second Edition: Men and Women Who Have Shaped America

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Portrait of a Nation, Second Edition: Men and Women Who Have Shaped America...

National Portrait Gallery

Art styles not defined by date; Portraits in art

Paperback

The National Portrait Gallery, which averages one million visits per year, is dedicated to the exhibition and study of portraits... [more]

$29.99

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Portraits

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Portraits

Jorge Arevalo

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

Paperback

The people you love from cinema, music and fashion in the style you know from Vanity Fair, Esquire and The New Yorker. [more]

$49.99

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Every Person in New York

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Every Person in New York

Jason Polan

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

Paperback

Jason Polan in on a mission to draw every person in New York. He draws in subway stations, at museums, in restaurants, and... [more]

$55.00

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Picturing Marie Leszczinska (1703-1768): Representing Queenship in Eighteenth-Century France

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Picturing Marie Leszczinska (1703-1768): Representing Queenship in Eighteenth-Century...

Jennifer G. Germann

History of art & design styles: c 1600 to c 1800; Painting & paintings; Portraits in art

Hardback

Substantial revision, with additions, of a portion of the author's thesis... [more]

$162.00

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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

Hardback

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

$123.95

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Jason Brooks: Perpetual Orgy

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Jason Brooks: Perpetual Orgy

Michael Braswell

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

Hardback

Perhaps best known for his portraits of subjects from Kate Moss to the heavily tattooed Mr X and Zoe which take the process... [more]

$59.99

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Daniel Maclise: The Waterloo Cartoon

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Daniel Maclise: The Waterloo Cartoon

Annette Wickham, Mark Murray-Flutter

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Portraits in art

Paperback

Featuring Magill masterpiece illustrated in its entirety in a full-colour fold-out, this book is suitable for art and military... [more]

$22.99

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Elaine de Kooning: Portraits

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Elaine de Kooning: Portraits

Brandon Brame Fortune

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

Hardback

This book explores the portraiture of Elaine de Kooning, an enormously talented artist, whose widely admired body of work... [more]

$90.00

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50 Portraits You Should Know

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50 Portraits You Should Know

Brad Finger

History of Art & Design Styles; Painting & paintings; Portraits in art

Paperback

This wide-ranging collection of 50 iconic portraits includes works by many of the world's most renowned artists, each with... [more]

$39.99

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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

Hardback

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

$147.99

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Early Hellenistic Portraiture: Image, Style, Context

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Early Hellenistic Portraiture: Image, Style, Context

Peter Schultz (Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota), Ralf von den Hoff (Albert-Ludwigs-Universitat Freiburg, Germany)

History of art: ancient & classical art; Sculpture; Portraits in art; Classical history & classical civilisation; Coins, banknotes, medals, seals (numismatics)

Paperback

Examines the styles and contexts of portrait statues produced during one of the most dynamic eras of Western art, the early... [more]

$58.95

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Portraits: Master the basic theories and techniques of painting portraits in acrylic

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Portraits: Master the basic theories and techniques of painting portraits...

Susan Miller Bradbury, Walter Foster

Painting & paintings; Portraits in art; Art techniques & principles; Painting & art manuals

Paperback

With its fresh and simple approach, Acrylic Made Easy: Portraits teaches fine artists everything they need to know about setting... [more]

$12.99

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Portrait Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

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Portrait Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

Erik Valind

Portraits in art; Photographic equipment & techniques

Paperback

Author and photographer Erik Valind shows you how to get the best shots of your subjects: whether you're in a studio or outdoors,... [more]

$43.95

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Giuseppe Pino: The Way They Were: Portraits and Stories from the 20th Century

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Giuseppe Pino: The Way They Were: Portraits and Stories from the 20th Century...

Giuseppe Pino, Roberto Mutti

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

Hardback

Milanese photographer Giuseppe Pino (born 1940) is known as a refined portraitist and an extraordinary observer of the jazz... [more]

$90.00

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The Divinization of Caesar and Augustus: Precedents, Consequences, Implications

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The Divinization of Caesar and Augustus: Precedents, Consequences, Implications...

Michael Koortbojian (Princeton University, New Jersey)

History of art: ancient & classical art; Portraits in art; European history; Classical history & classical civilisation

Hardback

This book examines the new institution of divinization that emerged at the close of the Roman republic. Michael Koortbojian... [more]

$154.95

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Slave Portraiture in the Atlantic World

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Slave Portraiture in the Atlantic World

Agnes I. Lugo-Ortiz, Angela Rosenthal

Portraits in art; Slavery & abolition of slavery

Hardback

Slave Portraiture in the Atlantic World is the first book to focus on the individualized portrayal of enslaved people from... [more]

$169.95

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The Network

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The Network

Lincoln Schatz

Portraits in art

Hardback

Published ... on the occasion of The network by Lincoln Schatz being acquired and unveiled by the National Portrait Gallery... [more]

$69.99

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The Legends of Hip Hop

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The Legends of Hip Hop

Justin Bua

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Portraits in art; Rap & Hip-Hop

Hardback

Featuring fifty portraits of the leading names in the hip-hop world from Prince Ken Swift and Crazy Legs to Jay-Z and Big... [more]

$49.99

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The Female Portrait Statue in the Greek World

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The Female Portrait Statue in the Greek World

Sheila Dillon (Duke University, North Carolina)

History of art: ancient & classical art; Sculpture; Portraits in art

Paperback

This book is the first detailed analysis of the female portrait statue in the Greek world from the fourth century BCE to the... [more]

$67.95

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The Secret Armoire: Corot's Figure Paintings and the World of Reading

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The Secret Armoire: Corot's Figure Paintings and the World of Reading

Mariantonia Reinhard-Felice

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

Hardback

Focusing on Corot's paintings and drawings, this book provides a key to his creative output in the genre of figure painting.... [more]

$70.00

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Portrait Drawing

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Portrait Drawing

Wendon Blake

Art & Architecture; Drawing & drawings; Portraits in art; Painting & art manuals

Paperback

Wendon Blake shows how to draw various types of male and female faces and includes advice on portraying the eye, mouth, nose,... [more]

$22.99

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