Art History



Edited by Reinier Baarsen.

The 18th century is the most international, most European century in Dutch art history. This book, designed by Irma Boom, with 100 of the most beautiful and surprising objects from the Rijksmuseum's collection of 18th-century >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462084995
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Hbk, 7.75 x 9.75 in. / 272 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 06/16/2020 Awaiting stock

Aby Warburg: Bilderatlas Mnemosyne
Text by Roberto Ohrt, Axel Heil, Bernd Scherer, Bill Sherman, Claudia Wedepohl.

A legendary modernist epic of visual thinking from the founder of iconology, tracing the migration of symbols through art, history and cosmology—reconstructed and accessible for the first time

From 1925 until his death in 1929, the >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775746939
US $195.00 CAN $275.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 17 x 25 in. / 176 pgs / 63 color.
Pub Date: 06/23/2020 Awaiting stock

African Ceramics: A Different Perspective
Edited by Angelika Nollert. Text by Kim Bagley, Marla Berns, Boureima Diamitani, Stefan Eisenhofer, Caroline Fuchs, Oliver Gosselain, Karin Guggeis, Alexander Livingstone-Smith, Angelika Nollert, Magdalene Odundo, Sylvester Ogbechie, Elizabeth Perrill, Kerstin Pinther, Barbara Plankensteiner, Nii Quarcoopome, Josef Strasser, Barbara Thompson, Nanashaitu Aduke Umoru-Oke, Moia Vincentelli, Julien Volpers.

A fresh look at ceramic production in Africa, examining form, decor and materiality

This extensive catalogue presents 250 African ceramic objects from the collection of HRH Franz, Duke of Bavaria, widely considered to be one of >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783960987086
US $65.00 CAN $92.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 10 x 12.25 in. / 448 pgs / 343 color.
Pub Date: 01/21/2020 In stock

Genealogies of Art, or the History of Art as Visual Art
Edited by Manuel Fontán del Junco, José Lebrero Stals, María Zozaya Álvarez. Text by Astritt Schmidt-Burkhardt, Uwe Fleckner, Eugenio Carmona, Manuel Lima.

How artists, historians and theorists have diagrammed art’s lineages, from the Middle Ages to Fluxus

Genealogies of Art analyzes the visual representations of art history made by artists, critics, designers, theorists and poets alike, from the >>more

ISBN 9788470756610
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Hbk, 11.25 x 13.25 in. / 450 pgs / 500 color / 60 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/11/2020 Awaiting stock

Rembrandt and Velázquez
Text by Gregor J.M. Weber, Hans den Hartog Jager, Cees Nooteboom.

Two 17th-century masters in dialogue and in context

This volume presents the best work of two 17th-century master painters from the Netherlands and Spain, pairing paintings by each while also looking at them in the context >>more

nai010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462085275
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Pbk, 9 x 11.5 in. / 176 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 02/18/2020 Awaiting stock

The Renaissance Speaks Hebrew
Edited with text by Giulio Busi, Silvana Greco. Text by Dario Disegni, Simonetta Della Seta, Angela Scandaliato, Donatella Calabi, Miriam Davide, Mauro Perani, Francesca Trivellato, Giuseppe Veltri, David B. Ruderman, Giacomo Todeschini, Maria Giuseppina Muzzarelli, Salvatore Settis, Andreina Contessa, J.H. Chajes, Saverio Campanini, Raphael Ebgi, Joanna Weinberg, Gianni Venturi, Guido Bartolucci, Giovanni Tortelli, Roberto Frassoni.

The iconography and ubiquity of Judaism in Renaissance art

This important book recounts an extraordinary intellectual history: the active participation of the Jews, who have lived in Italy since Roman times, in the Renaissance.

Documenting an >>more

Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836643547
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 304 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 03/17/2020 Awaiting stock



Edited with text by Gregor J.M. Weber.

The 17th century was a period of unprecedented blossoming in Dutch art and culture. Rembrandt developed his innovative techniques and Vermeer captured life in silent tableaus while trade flourished and supplied the Netherlands with goods >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789492660022
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Hbk, 8 x 10 in. / 432 pgs / 275 color.
Pub Date: 08/28/2018 In stock

Text by Jenny Reynaerts, Reinier Baarsen, Dirk Jan Biemond, Margreet Boomkamp, Duncan Bull, Femke Diercks, Eva Geudeker, Martine Gosselink, Gijs van der Ham, Jan de Hond, Teio Meedendorp, Hanna Melse, Bianca du Mortier, Robert-Jan te Rijdt, Eveline Sint Nicolaas, Renske Suijver, Aukje Vergeest.

1800–1900 tells the eventful story of the 19th century in the Netherlands—from the Napoleonic Wars and the Industrial Revolution to Belgian independence and colonial politics in the Dutch East Indies—through the Rijksmuseum’s 100 most important >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462084001
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Hbk, 8 x 10 in. / 292 pgs / 237 color.
Pub Date: 05/22/2018 In stock

A Constructive Vision
Introduction by Gabriel Pérez-Barreiro. Preface by Adriana Cisneros de Griffin. Text by Ariel Jiménez, John Elderfield. Interview with Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, James Cuno. One of the world's foremost collections of Latin American abstract art, the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros features works from Venezuela, Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay by Joaquin Torres-Garcia, Hélio Oiticica and Jesús Soto, among many >>more

Fundación Cisneros/Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
ISBN 9780982354407
US $65.00 CAN $87.00 SDNR30
Clth, 11 x 11.25 in. / 344 pgs / 226 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2010 In stock

A New World Imagined
Text by Elliot Bostwick Davis, Dennis Carr, Nonie Gadsden, Cody Hartley, Erica E. Hirshler, Heather Hole, Kelly H. L'Ecuyer, Karen E. Quinn, Dorie Reents-Budet, Gerald W.R. Ward. A New World Imagined proposes a bold new look at the art of the Americas by viewing it through its intersections and relationships with the world at large. Taking the vast geography and staggering cultural >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878467600
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Clth, 10 x 10.75 in. / 304 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 11/30/2010 In stock

A Usable Past: American Folk Art at the Colby College Museum of Art
Edited with introduction by Lauren Lessing. Foreword by Sharon Corwin. Text by Seth A. Thayer, Jr., Elizabeth Finch, Tanya Sheehan. A Usable Past brings together paintings, sculptures and works on paper by self-trained artists working in the eastern part of the US during the 19th century. Produced and originally circulated outside the sphere of fine >>more

Colby College Museum of Art
ISBN 9780972848435
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Hbk, 9.75 x 12.5 in. / 163 pgs / 122 color / 15 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/27/2016 In stock

A Window on the World: From Durer to Mondrian and Beyond
Edited by Marco Franciolli, Giovanni Iovane, Sylvie Wuhrmann.

Through more than 200 works, the representation and pictorial meaning of the window in Western art. Through more than 200 works from private collections and museums from all over the world, this book seeks to >>more

ISBN 9788857216973
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Hbk, 9.25 x 12 in. / 336 pgs / 311 color.
Pub Date: 09/17/2013 In stock

Abstract Expressionism at The Museum of Modern Art
Text by Ann Temkin. More than 60 years have passed since Robert Coates, writing in the New Yorker in 1946, first used the term "Abstract Expressionism" to describe the richly colored canvases of Hans Hofmann. The name stuck, and >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870707933
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Hbk, 9.25 x 10.75 in. / 124 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2010 In stock

Alphonse Mucha
Edited by Tomoko Sato.

Mucha as mystic, bohemian and philosopher

Spanning the entirety of Alphonse Mucha’s prolific career, this handsome, affordable and concise overview examines the beloved artist’s oeuvre—from posters, jewelry, interior decoration, theater and product design to painting, book >>more

ISBN 9788857232430
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Hbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 248 pgs / 256 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock

An Alphabet of Animals
By Carton Moore Park.

This charming volume is a facsimile of a children’s ABC of animals first published in 1899. Commissioned by Glasgow publisher Blackie & Son, it contains a short description and a full-page grisaille drawing for each >>more

Art / Books
ISBN 9781908970466
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Hbk, 7.25 x 9.25 in. / 112 pgs / 53 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/18/2019 In stock

Antonio and Piero del Pollaiuolos
Edited by Aldo Galli, Andrea Di Lorenzo.

The art of the Pollaiolo brothers, protagonists of the 15th-century artistic scene, in a volume accompanying the exhibition that gathers for the first time the four Portrait of a Lady paintings from Milan, Berlin, New >>more

ISBN 9788857224749
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Hbk, 12 x 12 in. / 288 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 03/10/2015 In stock

By Paolo Moreno.

An original book devoted the extraordinary mosaic The Battle of Alexander, rich of close-up details and with the sensational new attribution to the gratest painter of antiquity: Apelles.


ISBN 9788881188642
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Hbk, 10 x 11.75 in. / 136 pgs / 84 illustrations.
Pub Date: 01/01/2002 In stock

Aphrodite and the Gods of Love
Text by Christine Kondoleon, Rachel Kousser, Diana McDonald, Vincianne Pirenne, David Saunders. Arguably the most compelling of the ancient divinities, Aphrodite also remains the most alluring. Worshiped and celebrated, she has been depicted in ways both ethereal and crude: it was her image that inspired Praxiteles to >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878467563
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Clth, 8.75 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / 170 color.
Pub Date: 07/31/2011 In stock

Arabic Hurufiyya
Edited by Charbel Dagher.

The history of a modern art movement in the Arab world called Hurufiya. Reinventing calligraphy and focusing on the formal elements of the Arabic letter, it is one of the most significant art movements that >>more

ISBN 9788857231518
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Pbk, 9.75 x 11.5 in. / 144 pgs / 100 illustrations.
Pub Date: 01/03/2017 In stock

By Gabriella Uluhogian, Boghos Levon Zekiyan.

Published on the occasion of the celebrations of the fifth centenary of the publication of the first book printed in Armenian characters in Venice in 1512, this volume celebrates the highest achievements of Armenian civilization >>more

ISBN 9788857212449
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Hbk, 9.5 x 10.75 in. / 408 pgs / 369 color.
Pub Date: 09/25/2012 In stock

Art of the Twentieth Century
By Loredana Parmesani. >>more

ISBN 9788881186884
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Hbk, 6.25 x 8.5 in. / 192 pgs / 130 illustrations.
Pub Date: 04/01/2000 In stock

Art of the Twentieth Century, Volume I
By Valerio Terraroli.

This monumental art reference series will offer a complete and up-to-date survey of the major movements and art phenomena of the 1900s and the first years of the new millennium in an original interdisciplinary analysis >>more

ISBN 9788876246043
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Hbk, 8.75 x 11.25 in. / 456 pgs / 379 color.
Pub Date: 10/03/2006 In stock

Art of the Twentieth Century, Volume II
By Valerio Terraroli. Contributions by Gabriella Belli, Carlo Bertelli, Germano Celant, Ester Coen, Ida Gianelli.

This second volume in the Art of the Twentieth Century series analyzes and presents the diverse world of artistic production between the two world wars, beginning with the environment that took shape in the immediate >>more

ISBN 9788876248047
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Hbk, 8.75 x 11.75 in. / 448 pgs / 400 color / 80 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/16/2007 In stock

Bellotto and Canaletto: Wonder and Light
Edited with text by Bozena Anna Kowalczyk. Text by Sergio Marinelli.

This book reveals the extraordinary artistic relationship between Italian artists Canaletto (1697–1768) and Bernardo Bellotto (1722–80).

Bellotto was Canaletto’s nephew and assistant, and an adept pupil—he picked up his uncle’s teachings so well that he sometimes >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836635566
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Hbk, 9.5 x 9.5 in. / 304 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017 In stock

Beyond the Medici: The Haukohl Family Collection
Edited by Federico Berti.

Sir Mark Fehrs Haukohl, a Houston-based art collector and cofounder of the Medici archives, has built America's largest private collection of Florentine baroque paintings from the 16th to 18th centuries. These works, plus photographs by >>more

Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836641284
US $60.00 CAN $85.00 FLAT40
Clth, 9 x 11 in. / 288 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock

Edited by Claudio Strinati.

Four hundred years after the death of Caravaggio, some of the world’s most illustrious art historians comment on an extraordinary collection of twenty-five of his works. How is it possible that an artist who lived >>more

ISBN 9788857204581
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Hbk, 9.75 x 11.25 in. / 247 pgs / 74 illustrations.
Pub Date: 09/21/2010 In stock

Class Distinctions
Text by Ronni Baer, Henk van Nierop, Herman Roodenburg, Eric Jan Sluijter, Marieke de Winkel, Sanny de Zoete. The Dutch Republic in the 17th century was home to one of the greatest flowerings of painting in the history of Western art. Freed from the constraints of royal and church patronage, artists created a >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878468300
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Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 344 pgs / 185 color.
Pub Date: 10/27/2015 In stock

Classical Art: MFA HIghlights
Edited by Christine Kondoleon. Text by Richard Grossmann, Jennifer L. Heuser. Ancient Greek, Roman and Etruscan civilizations come to life in this illustrated selection of 100 highlights from the famous collections of classical art of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. An introduction by curator Christine >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878467280
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Paperback, 7 x 9 in. / 240 pgs / 130 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/16/2008 In stock

Compostela and Europe
Contributions by Alison Stones, John Williams, Quitterie Cazes, Klaus Herbers.

A fascinating journey through the history of one of Europe’s benchmark Romanesque cities. The international nature of Santiago de Compostela cannot be understood without the figure of Diego Gelmirez (1070–1140). His long life was the >>more

ISBN 9788857204932
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Hbk, 10 x 11.5 in. / 432 pgs / 285 illustrations.
Pub Date: 11/02/2010 In stock

Degas and the Nude
Text by Xavier Rey, Anne Roquebert, George T.M. Shackelford. Interview with Lucian Freud by Martin Gayford. The nude figure was critical to the art of Edgar Degas throughout his life, and yet frequently his expansive body of work on this subject has been overshadowed by his celebrated portraits and dancers. Degas >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878467730
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Clth, 9.75 x 10.75 in. / 241 pgs / 240 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2011 In stock

Della Robbia
By Marietta Cambareri. Contributions by Abigail Hykin, Courtney Leigh Harris.

The brightly hued and technically sophisticated ceramics of a Renaissance master and his workshop

The glazed terra-cotta technique invented by Luca della Robbia, along with his exceptional skill as a sculptor, placed him firmly in the >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878468416
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Hbk, 9 x 10.5 in. / 176 pgs / 130 color.
Pub Date: 08/23/2016 In stock

Text by Francine Dawans, Christophe Flubacher, Cäsar Menz, Annie-Paule Quinsac, Daniel Salzmann. The representatives of Neo-Impressionism permanently liberated paint from the mixing of colors on the palette, as well as from its traditional method of application, just as it had been revived through the atmospheric illusionism of >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775735797
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Pbk, 8.75 x 11 in. / 304 pgs / 130 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 In stock

Drama and Desire: Japanese Painting from the Floating World, 1690-1850
Edited by Anne Nishimura Morse. Text by Anne Nishimura Morse, Howard Hibbett, Masato Naito, Kobayashi Tadashi, Asano Shugo. A rare gem: Drama and Desire presents 69 masterpieces of Japanese ukiyo-e painting by such renowned masters as Hokusai, Utamaro and Harunobu, among others--all depicting aspects of the so-called "floating world," the licentious demimonde of >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878467105
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Clothbound, 10 x 11.5 in. / 248 pgs/200 color
Pub Date: 07/01/2007 Out of stock

Drawing after Architecture
Text by Carolyn Yerkes.

Why did early modern architects continue copying drawings long after the invention of print should have made such copying obsolete? Carolyn Yerkes answers that question in a fresh investigation into the status of architectural drawing >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788831726740
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Pbk, 9.8 x 7.8 in. / 288 pgs / 185 color.
Pub Date: 02/20/2018 Out of stock

Edited by Paola Giovetti, Daniela Picchi.

The Egyptian collections of two major European museums.


ISBN 9788857230153
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Hbk, 10 x 11.5 in. / 592 pgs / 531 illustrations.
Pub Date: 10/25/2016 In stock

Elizabethan Treasures: Miniatures by Hilliard and Oliver
Text by Catharine MacLeod.

In the late 16th and early 17th centuries there was one art form in which English artists excelled above all their continental European counterparts: the painting of miniatures. This fascinating book explores the genre with >>more

National Portrait Gallery
ISBN 9781855147027
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Hbk, 7 x 10.5 in. / 232 pgs / 163 color.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock

Emil Nolde: Wanderlust
Edited by Andreas Fluck. Published in association with the Nolde Foundation, this is the sixth volume in DuMont's series devoted to painter Emil Nolde (1867-1956). As a member of Die Brücke (The Bridge), Nolde was known for his vigorous >>more

ISBN 9783832192822
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Hbk, 10 x 11.75 in. / 160 pgs / 122 color / 9 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/31/2010 Out of stock

Text by Gary Schwartz, Machiel Keestra, Anna Tummers, Thijs Weststeijn. For seventeenth-century connoisseurs, the beauty of a painting was not nearly as important as the passions that could be seen in it; these were the "soul" of the work. Fear, sadness, surprise, anger, lust and >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081703
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Pbk, 8 x 10.5 in. / 144 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 03/24/2015 In stock

Europe in the Renaissance: Metamorphoses 1400–1600
Text by Bernard Aikema, Peter Burke, et al. The Renaissance experienced some of the most important advances in human history: the invention of the printing press using movable letters, the West's discovery of a continent and the formulation of a new view of >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775740739
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Pbk, 9 x 11.5 in. / 320 pgs / 336 color.
Pub Date: 10/25/2016 In stock

European Decorative Arts
Text by Thomas Michie. The world-renowned collection of European decorative arts at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, is full of sumptuous surprises. The objects range from an opulent automaton to a richly wrought crozier, and vary in scale >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878468225
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Pbk, 7 x 9 in. / 224 pgs / 126 color.
Pub Date: 01/27/2015 In stock

European Painting and Sculpture After 1800
Text by Emily A. Beeny, Marietta Cambareri. The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, houses an internationally renowned collection of modern European painting and sculpture, including such masterpieces as Renoir’s "Dance at Bougival," Gauguin’s "Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878468409
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Pbk, 7 x 9 in. / 208 pgs / 125 color.
Pub Date: 07/26/2016 In stock

Flowers in the Louvre
By Beatrice Vingtrinier. Foreword by Michel Lis.

Featuring floral-inspired works from the Louvre collection, this book offers a novel perspective on the world’s most visited museum. From the noble iris to the humble bloom-filled meadow, flowers are a natural subject for artists, >>more

Skira Paris
ISBN 9782081228207
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Hbk, 7.75 x 7.75 in. / 80 pgs / 70 color.
Pub Date: 01/12/2010 In stock

Food in the Louvre
By Yves Pinard. Foreword by Paul Bocuse.

With a foreword by Michelin three-star chef Paul Bocuse, this beautifully illustrated volume celebrates culinary-themed artwork with insightful text and recipes by the Grand Louvre’s chef Yves Pinard. A vital element of daily life and >>more

Skira Paris
ISBN 9782081228214
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Hbk, 7.75 x 7.75 in. / 80 pgs / 70 color.
Pub Date: 01/12/2010 In stock

By Antonio Foscari.

During the Renaissance, the contest to decide the order of rank among the fine arts, architecture, painting, and sculpture was an issue that also occupied the famous architect Andrea Palladio. He was convinced that architecture >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037783702
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Hbk, 6 x 9.5 in. / 298 pgs / 270 images.
Pub Date: 11/25/2013 In stock

From the Schuylkill to the Hudson
Text by Anna O. Marley, Ramey Mize.

From the Schuylkill to the Hudson delves into the important and under-explored tradition of landscape painting in Philadelphia from the early American Republic (1775) to the Centennial International Exposition (1876), and how that corpus shaped >>more

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
ISBN 9780943836454
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Hbk, 10 x 8.75 in. / 80 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock

German Master Drawings From The Koenigs Collection
Edited by Albert J. Elen. Foreword by J.P. Balkenende. This publication presents 139 drawings and three prints from a recently rediscovered portion of the Koenigs Collection--one of the world's most important pre-war private collections of drawings, assembled in 1920-1930 by the Haarlem-based art collector >>more

nai010 publishers/Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
ISBN 9789056624170
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Paperback, 8 x 11 in. / 160 pgs / 142 color / 38 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/15/2005 In stock

Hannah Höch: Picture Book
Afterword by Gunda Luyken. Translated by Brian Currid. A central figure in the Berlin Dada circle, friend to Kurt Schwitters and Piet Mondrian and lover of Raoul Hausmann, Hannah Höch (1889-1972) is probably the most important female artist from the German modernist period. >>more

The Green Box
ISBN 9783941644137
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Hbk, 10.75 x 8.75 in. / 44 pgs / 19 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2010 In stock

Heads and Tails, Tales and Bodies
Preface by Marina Loshak, Olivier Descotes, Manos G. Dimitrakopoulos. Text by Christos G. Doumas, Chris Carey, et al.

Heads and Tails looks at a selection of archaeological artifacts that have only very rarely been presented to a broader audience, presenting an impressive gallery of masterpieces of miniature sculpture, such as coins, medals, plaques >>more

MER. Paper Kunsthalle
ISBN 9789492321312
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Hbk, 8.75 x 11 in. / 406 pgs / 120 color / 250 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/25/2017 In stock

Hogarth, Reynolds, Turner
Edited by Valter Curzi, Carolina Brooks.

From Hogarth to Reynolds, from Gainsborough to Turner, the great protagonists of English painting between the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. This is the first comprehensive overview of the extraordinary development of British painting during the >>more

ISBN 9788857222714
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Pbk, 9.5 x 11.25 in. / 288 pgs / 180 illustrations.
Pub Date: 09/16/2014 In stock

Hokusai: The Master's Legacy
Edited with text by Rossella Menegazzo. Text by Donatella Failla.

The undisputed master of ukiyo-e, Katsushika Hokusai (1760–1849) is celebrated not only for his series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji but also for his great versatility expressed in his treatment of all types of subjects: >>more

ISBN 9788857236940
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Pbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 350 pgs / 220 color.
Pub Date: 08/28/2018 In stock

I Caravaggeschi
By Claudio Strinati.

This authoritative volume is the most complete publication to date on the first phase of the Caravaggesque movement.


ISBN 9788884912824
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Hbk, 10.5 x 13.75 in. / 864 pgs / 700 illustrations.
Pub Date: 09/07/2010 In stock

Edited by Annie Caubet.

With Idols, Annie Caubet, archaeologist and Curator Emeritus of the Louvre, takes readers on an aesthetic journey across time and space. Caubet surveys the beginnings of human figurative imagery from 4000–2000 BCE, as the Neolithic >>more

ISBN 9788857238852
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 288 pgs / 282 color.
Pub Date: 02/19/2019 In stock

By Flaminio Gualdoni.

During the 1870s and 1880s, a group of French artists, including Pissarro, Monet, and Renoir, adopted a style of painting and subjects that challenged the art of the Academie Francaise where “official” assumptions about the >>more

ISBN 9788861307384
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Pbk, 5.25 x 6.5 in. / 96 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 04/21/2009 In stock

In the Age of Giorgione
Contributions by Simone Facchinetti. Venice in the early 16th century was Europe s undisputed capital of culture: home to some of the finest artists of the Italian Renaissance whose importance stretched far beyond the region. The first great painter >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781910350263
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Cloth, 9.75 x 11 / 165 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 05/03/2016 In stock

Indian Painting
By Joan Cummins. From refined portraits of resplendent maharajas to earthy depictions of divine rogues cavorting with milkmaids, Indian miniature paintings depict the world as it should be: radiant, plentiful and passionate. These manuscript illustrations combine vibrant color >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878467044
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Clothbound, 9.5 x 10.5 in. / 256 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 09/01/2006 In stock

Ink, Silk & Gold
Text by Laura Weinstein, Emine Fetvaci, Marcus Fraser, Jennifer Pruitt, Rocco Rante, Yael Rice. Ink, Silk & Gold explores the dynamic and complex traditions of Islamic art through more than 115 works of art drawn from the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Works in a range >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878468065
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Hbk, 9.25 x 11 in. / 192 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 06/23/2015 In stock

Jacques Jordaens: 1593–1678
Text by Irene Schaudies, Joost Vander Auwera, Lucy Davis, et al. Among the three most renowned Flemish Baroque painters—Rubens, Van Dyck and Joardens—Jacques Joardens (1593–1678), also known as Jacob Jordaens, is undoubtedly the least studied. Yet the image of Joardens as a poor man’s Rubens obscures >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836627820
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 104 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 09/27/2016 In stock

Kuniyoshi X Kunisada
Text by Sarah E. Thompson, Masato Matsushima, Akira Tsukahara, Chika Kagami, Kazushi Kuroda, Noriko Katsumori, Yuiko Miwa.

Rival ukiyo-e masters Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797–1861) and Utagawa Kunisada (1786–1865) were the two most admired designers of figure prints in 19th-century Japan.

Famous for the realism of his portraits of Kabuki actors, the sensuality of his >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878468478
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Hbk, 10.75 x 9.25 in. / 256 pgs / 130 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 In stock

La Bohème: Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec and the Montmartre Masters
Edited by Otto Letze. Introduction by Luigi Fassi. Text by Tonino Rocca, Claire Leblanc.

Soon after moving to Paris, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864–1901) dedicated himself to chronicling a new kind of Parisian life. He was a painter who captured the exhilarating society of le demi-monde and its establishments: racecourses, >>more

Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836640232
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 144 pgs / 110 color.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock

Leonardo and the Artes Mechanicae
Edited by Romano Nanni. Text by Marco Biffi, Fabio Giusberti, Alexander Neuwahl, Davide Russo.

The extraordinary technologic innovations and revolutionary machines from the collection of the Leonardo Museum in Vinci. This beautifully illustrated volume discovers the multiple interests of Leonardo the technologist, the architect, the man of science and, >>more

ISBN 9788876245749
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Hbk, 9.75 x 11.5 in. / 320 pgs / 318 illustrations.
Pub Date: 09/23/2014 In stock

Leonardo da Vinci and Gian Giacomo Caprotti Called Sala
Text by Maurizio Zecchini.

An exceptional discovery on the relations between the great master and his favorite assistant.

"Salai" is the name that Leonardo da Vinci liked to use, as is documented in his writings from 1494 onward, for the >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788831726115
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Pbk, 11.75 x 8.5 in. / 206 pgs / 179 color / 28 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/11/2016 In stock

Looking East
Text by Helen Burnham, Sarah E. Thompson, Jane E. Braun. A craze for all things Japanese in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries brought a correspondingly radical shift in Western art, dubbed Japonisme. Leading artists, including Vincent van Gogh and Claude Monet, were inspired >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878468102
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Hbk, 8.5 x 10 in. / 128 pgs / 86 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2014 In stock

Looking at Tintoretto with John Ruskin
By John Ruskin. Edited by Emma Sdegno.

For John Ruskin (1819–1900), the discovery of Tintoretto's (1519–94) works in 1845 was revelatory. His visit to the Scuola Grande di San Rocco that year would inspire Ruskin to write The Stones of Venice, beloved >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788831790000
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / 89 color.
Pub Date: 02/19/2019 Out of stock

Louvre Abu Dhabi
Edited by Jean-François Charnier.

The Louvre Abu Dhabi has been conceived as a “museum city” or Arabic “medina.” It will be the first Arabic museum of a universal vocation, located in the Saadiyat Cultural District, conceived as a bridge >>more

Skira Paris
ISBN 9782370740724
US $34.95 CAN $45.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 6 x 11 in. / 384 pgs / 550 color.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 In stock

MFA Highlights: Arts of the Ancient Americas
By Dorie Reents-Budet, Dennis Carr.

The territory stretching from northern Mexico to Chile is one of six world regions where ancient civilizations arose—joining Egypt, the Near East and Mesopotamia, the Indus Valley, North China and Southeast Asia. The intellectual and >>more

MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
ISBN 9780878467419
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Pbk, 7 x 9 in. / 192 pgs / 125 color.
Pub Date: 07/23/2019 In stock

Magnificence & Grandeur of the Royal Houses in Europe
Edited by Catherine Arminjon, Patricia Bouchenot-Déchin, Wilfried Zeisler.

Four centuries of history become animated through a sumptuous and original European tour, which sheds light on its sovereigns and their splendor.

To illustrate this ambitious undertaking, seven hundred exceptional works of art—portraits, sculptures, furniture, porcelain, >>more

ISBN 9788857211176
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11.25 in. / 368 pgs / 620 color.
Pub Date: 03/27/2012 In stock

Manet: Portraying Life
By Edouard Manet. Today, it seems astonishing that the work of Edouard Manet (1832-83), the master French painter, was controversial in his day. His subversive handling of both paint and subject matter, coupled with his detached gaze, shocked >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781905711741
US $55.00 CAN $72.50 TRADE
Cloth, 9.75 x 10.75 / 213 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 10/01/2012 In stock

Masterpieces Restored
Edited with foreword and text by Giulio Manieri Elia. Introduction by David Rosand.

Extraordinary works of art by major Venetian masters seen for the first time in all their restored splendor. This book presents a number of wonderful art masterpieces housed at the Accademia Galleries in Venice and >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788831798112
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Hbk, 11.4 x 9.5 in. / 300 pgs / 188 color / 43 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/16/2010 In stock

Max Beckmann: The Sketchbooks
Text by Christiane Zeiller, Gerd Presler. Famed for his self portraits, which rival Rembrandt and Picasso for intensity of conception and scrutiny, Max Beckmann (1884-1950) towers over German painting of the first half of the twentieth century, providing German modernism with >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775722742
US $375.00 CAN $500.00 SDNR30
Slip Clth, 10 x 12.25 in. / 976 pg / 191 color / 15 b&w / 1,260 duotone.
Pub Date: 11/30/2011 Out of stock

Modern Painting And Sculpture
Edited by John Elderfield. The Museum of Modern Art houses the most important collection of twentieth-century art in the world, and the Painting & Sculpture department forms the core of its holdings. This volume offers a comprehensive overview of >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870705762
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Clth, 9.5 x 12 in. / 536 pgs / 340 color.
Pub Date: 07/31/2010 In stock

Monet, Gauguin, Van Gogh … Japanese Inspirations
Text by Geneviève Aitken, Christoph Dorsz, Sandra Gianfreda, Claire Guitton, Gregory Irvine, Peter Kropmanns, Michiko Mae, Ursula Perucchi-Petri, Belinda Thomson, Sabine Bradel, Ricard Bru, Ulrike Hofer, Antje Papist-Matsuo, Mario-Andreas von Lüttichau. Japanese art is of fundamental importance for the development of modern art in Europe. Nearly all of the great nineteenth-century masters—from Edgar Degas, Édouard Manet, Claude Monet, Paul Gauguin and Vincent van Gogh to Pierre >>more

ISBN 9783869308999
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Hbk, 11 x 8.75 in. / 376 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 06/23/2015 Out of stock

Museo de Arte Ponce
Text by Alejandra Peña, Pablo Pérez D’Ors, Iraida Rodríguez-Negrón. This publication tours the Museo de Arte de Ponce’s collection of highly regarded Spanish painting and sculpture. The museum, located in San Juan, Puerto Rico, celebrates the richness of Western art from the dawn of >>more

RM/Museo de Arte Ponce
ISBN 9788416282517
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Hbk, 9 x 11.5 in. / 192 pgs / 107 color.
Pub Date: 06/28/2016 In stock

Myth, Allegory, Faith
Edited by Bernard Barryte. Text by Bernardine Barnes, Jonathan Bober, Patricia Emison, Jan Johnson, Dorothy Limouze, Walter S. Melion, Larry Silver, Edward H. Wouk, Henri Zerner. Featuring selections from the massive Kirk Edward Long Collection of 16th-century prints, Myth, Allegory, Faith illuminates the development of the Mannerist style in Italy, tracing its dissemination and adaptation for both secular and religious purposes >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836630882
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Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 704 pgs / 1,000 color.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 In stock

Namban: Art in Viceregal Mexico
Essay by Rodrigo Rivero Lake. "Namban" is one of the first known Eastern terms for Westernization, and it describes a century of Japanese trade with Europe in the 1500s and 1600s, trade that influenced Japanese society and art a great >>more

ISBN 9788475066936
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Hardcover, 9.5 x 12.25 in. / 327 pgs / 193 color.
Pub Date: 08/15/2006 In stock

"Not Theories but Revelations": The Art and Science of Abbott Handerson Thayer
Foreword by Christina Olsen. Text by Kevin M. Murphy. Though perhaps best known for his portraits, American painter Abbott Handerson Thayer (1849–1921) also developed detailed theories of animal camouflage. With his fine-arts training and his careful observations of nature, Thayer created works that he >>more

Williams College Museum of Art
ISBN 9780981576275
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Hbk, 9.75 x 10.25 in. / 136 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 10/25/2016 Out of stock

Text by Peter Brunt, Nicholas Thomas, Noelle M. K. Y. Kahanu, Emmanuel Kasarhérou, Sean Mallon, Michael Mel, Anne Salmond.

250 years after Cook's voyage to the South Pacific, the dazzling and diverse art of Oceania, from the historic to the contemporary

From the remote shores of Rapa Nui to the dense rainforest of Papua New >>more

Royal Academy of Arts
ISBN 9781910350492
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Hbk, 9.75 x 11.75 in. / 328 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 11/20/2018 In stock

On the Paths of Enlightenment
Edited with text by Elio Schenini. Text by Peter Sloterdijk, Peter van de Veer, Douglas T. McGetchin, Pradeep Chakkarath, Romita Ray, Joachim K. Bautze, Marie-Cécile Forest, Aude de Tocqueville, Diana Brenscheidt, Johannes Beltz, Andrea Kuratli, et al.

From the German Romantics to the Beats and beyond: how the West has imagined India

In 1808, German Romantic philosopher Friedrich Schlegel published On the Language and Wisdom of the Indians, inaugurating the West’s fascination with >>more

ISBN 9788857236667
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Hbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 640 pgs / 600 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock

Paul Revere: Sons of Liberty Bowl
By Gerald W.R. Ward. American patriot Paul Revere is wrapped in the swirling mixture of myth and poetry through which history often descends, but as a craftsman and artist, he left behind more tangible traces as well. In this >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878468324
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 56 pgs / 23 color.
Pub Date: 08/23/2016 In stock

Picasso 1926-1939: From Minotaur to Guernica
Text by Palau i Fabre. Picasso 1926-1939: From Minotaur to Guernica focuses on a key phase of transition in Picasso's art, from his numerous depictions of the Minotaur myth in the late 1920s and early 1930s to his majestic and >>more

Ediciones Polígrafa
ISBN 9788434312739
US $220.00 CAN $295.00 TRADE
Slip Clth, 12 x 12 in. / 512 pgs / 1,252 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2012 In stock

Picasso to Warhol: Fourteen Modern Masters
Edited by Jodi Hauptman. Text by Jodi Hauptman, Michael Rooks, Samantha Friedman. Published in conjunction with a presentation of masterworks from The Museum of Modern Art, New York, at the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, this volume highlights the work of 14 masters of twentieth-century art: Constantin >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870708053
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Hbk, 9 x 10.5 in. / 192 pgs / 186 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2011 In stock

Piero della Francesca
Text by Anna Maria Maetzke. Widely considered the central figure of fifteenth-century painting, Piero della Francesca is also the most modern of all Renaissance painters. To our post-Cubist eyes, Piero’s most famous work, his fresco cycle “The Legend of the >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836624638
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Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 240 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013 In stock

Pre-Raphaelite Sisters
Text by Jan Marsh. Contributions by Peter Funnell, Charlotte Gere, Pamela Gerrish Nunn, Alison Smith.

Overlooked stories of the female painters and subjects of Pre-Raphaelite art

When the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood exhibited their first works in 1849 it heralded a revolution in British art. Styling themselves the “Young Painters of England,” this >>more

National Portrait Gallery, London
ISBN 9781855147270
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 224 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 11/19/2019 In stock

Pre-Raphaelite Sisters Notecards

This box set presents a selection of 16 notecards featuring several of the most enduring icons of Pre-Raphaelite art, including Jane Morris, Annie Miller and Fanny Cornforth. The characteristic intricate detailing and lustrous colours in >>more

National Portrait Gallery, London
ISBN 9781855147621
US $19.95 CAN $29.95 SDNR50
Boxed, postcards, 5 x 7 in. / 24 pgs / 24 color.
Pub Date: 10/08/2019 In stock

Richard Dadd: The Artist and the Asylum
Text by Nicholas Tromans.

The public appetite for Dadd's bewitching art has never been greater, and this long-overdue reassessment — published in association with the Tate, London, and featuring 100 color plates — provides a vivid account of one >>more

ISBN 9781935202684
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Hbk, 8.25 x 11 in. / 208 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011 In stock

Russia and the Arts
Text by Rosalind P. Blakesley, Tatiana L. Karpova. Russia and the Arts: The Age of Tolstoy and Tchaikovsky explores the history of Russian portraiture between 1867 and 1914, a time of great cultural vibrancy in the country and a golden age of the >>more

National Portrait Gallery
ISBN 9781855145375
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Pbk, 6.75 x 11.5 in. / 176 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016 In stock

Sargent's Daughters
By Erica E. Hirshler. One of the most celebrated painters of his day, John Singer Sargent defines for many the style, optimism and opulence of turn-of-the-century America. Among his renowned portraits, "The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit" stands alongside >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878467426
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Clth, 5.75 x 7.75 in. / 262 pgs / 25 color / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2009 In stock

Serial / Portable Classic
Edited by Salvatore Settis, Anna Anguissola, Davide Gasparotto. Preface by Miuccia Prada, Patrizio Bertelli. Introduction by Salvatore Settis. Text by Anna Anguissola, Michael Bennett, Vinzenz Brinkmann, Kathleen W. Christian, Maurizio Ferraris, et al. In no other period of Western art history was the creation of copies from great masterpieces of the past as important as in late Republican Rome and throughout the Imperial Age. Certain Greek and Roman >>more

Fondazione Prada
ISBN 9788887029611
US $95.00 CAN $127.50 SDNR30
Hbk, 8 x 11 in. / 392 pages / 388 duotone.
Pub Date: 11/24/2015 In stock

Sleeping Beauties
Edited by Véronique Serrano. Text by Jean Clair, Gilles Genty, Isabelle Monod-Fontaine. The sleeping model has inspired visual artists from Bonnard to Balthus, Vuillard, Valloton, Matisse, Picasso, Brancusi, Dalí, Masson and many others, for more than a century. This publication brings together some 50 works by various >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836628315
US $40.00 CAN $54.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 160 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 06/30/2015 In stock

Striking Power
Text by Edward Bleiberg, Stephanie Weissberg.

Striking Power—the very first exhibition and publication to explore the history of iconoclasm in ancient Egyptian art—is an in-depth examination of the widespread campaigns of targeted image destruction that periodically swept through ancient Egypt, driven >>more

Pulitzer Arts Foundation/Brooklyn Museum
ISBN 9780997690194
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Pbk, 9 x 11 in. / 80 pgs / 55 color.
Pub Date: 10/08/2019 Out of stock

The Age of Symbolism in Latvia
Edited by Dace Lamberga. Though its best known adherents are Redon and Moreau, Frenchmen, the late-nineteenth-century Symbolist movement in painting found some of its most fascinating expressions in Eastern and North-Eastern Europe. Latvia in this era was radically transformed >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836617234
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Clth, 9.5 x 11.25 in. / 96 pgs / 70 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2011 In stock

The Art of the Muslim Knights: The Furusyya Art Foundation Collection
By Bashir Mohamed.

The Arab tradition of al-furusiyya is defined by principles of horsemanship, chivalry, and the mutual dependence of man and horse. This publication presents half of the Furusiyya Art Foundation’s entire collection, which includes Islamic art >>more

ISBN 9788876248771
US $100.00 CAN $130.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 11.75 in. / 416 pgs / 569 color.
Pub Date: 09/16/2008 In stock

The Christian Year in Painting
Text by John S. Dixon.

The stories of Christianity and painting have been intertwined since at least the Middle Ages. The painters of the early, high and late Renaissance in Italy, Spain and northern Europe learned their art and craft >>more

Art / Books
ISBN 9781908970343
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Hbk, 6.75 x 8.5 in. / 192 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018 In stock

The Divine Heart of Things
Edited and with foreword by Klaus Schneider. Introduction by Anne Slenczka. Text by Christiane Clados, Stefanie Teufel, María Teresa Cervantes de Braginski, Andrea Ruf, Anne Slenczka. This catalogue presents around 200 artifacts from Irene and Peter Ludwig’s collection of pre-Columbian art from the Americas. The works are organized thematically and ethnically, looking at pottery of the Mimbres culture; Mayan works in >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783863352936
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 8 x 10.5 in. / 248 pgs / 299 color / 48 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/30/2013 In stock

The Grotesque Factor
Text by Valeriano Bozal, Martin Clayton, Frances S. Connelly, Emmanuel Dreux, Werner Hofmann, José Lebrero Stals, Michel Melot, Luis Puelles, Xavier Tricot. Despite its longevity as a tradition stretching back to at least the eighteenth century, the Grotesque has only recently become a non-pejorative term in art and academia. The Grotesque Factor takes a close look at >>more

Fundación Museo Picasso Málaga/Legado Paul, Christine y Bernard Ruiz-Picasso
ISBN 9788494024924
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Hbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 368 pgs / 157 color / 21 duotone.
Pub Date: 09/30/2013 Out of stock

The Human Figure in Islamic Art
By Kjeld von Folsach, Joachim Meyer.

Islam’s unknown tradition of figuration

Many people believe that it is not permitted to depict human figures in Islamic art, but the Quran does not expressly forbid it, and the human figure does appear. While some >>more

The David Collection/ Strandberg Publishing
ISBN 9788792949967
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Hbk, 9.75 x 12.25 in. / 280 pgs / 154 color.
Pub Date: 06/12/2018 In stock

The Malaspina Expedition
Text by José María Moreno Martín, Miguel Ángel Puig-Samper, Javier Reverte, Fernando Vallespín. In 1789, Italian-born Spanish naval officer Alejandro Malaspina set off to visit Spain's colonies in Asia and the Americas. For five years, he and his crew sailed the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, discovering, cataloguing and >>more

ISBN 9788475069548
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11.25 in. / 160 pgs / illust. throughout.
Pub Date: 09/30/2010 In stock

The Maya: Voices in Stone
Edited by Alejandra Martínez de Velasco Cortina, María Elena Vega Villalobos. Text by David Stuart, Ana Luisa Izquierdo y de la Cueva, Lynneth S. Lowe Negrón, María Teresa Uriarte Castañeda, Tomás Pérez Suárez, Marciela Ayala Falcón, Alfonso Lacadena García-Gallo, Erik Velásquez García, Nikolai Grube, Ana García Barrios, María Elena Vega Villalobos, Jesús Galindo Trejo, Stanislaw Iwaniszewski, Robert Romero Sandoval, et al. A gorgeously produced volume of over 500 pages, The Maya: Voices in Stone is a breathtaking visual appraisal of the enormous diversity of Mayan culture, buttressed by contributions from the leading contemporary scholars of classical >>more

ISBN 9788416354870
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Clth, 11.5 x 11.5 in. / 516 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 In stock

The Plains Indians
Edited by Gaylord Torrence.

Accompanying a groundbreaking exhibition, this is the first comprehensive survey of the magnificent artistic traditions of the Plains Indians. The Plains Indians: Artists of Earth and Sky celebrates the extraordinary beauty, power, and spiritual resonance >>more

Skira Paris
ISBN 9780847844586
US $65.00 CAN $87.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.25 x 11.25 in. / 320 pgs / 230 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2014 In stock

The Poetry of Light
Text by Andrew Robison.

The extraordinary collection of Venetian drawings in the national Gallery of Art of Washington is presented for the first time in this book: a hundred and forty-four works by the greatest Venetian masters (from Mantegna >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788831720502
US $60.00 CAN $85.00 TRADE
Pbk, 11.5 x 9.5 in. / 384 pgs / 185 color.
Pub Date: 09/15/2015 In stock

The Pre-Raphaelite Circle
Text by Jan Marsh. The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood lent its name to one of the most significant and innovative artistic movements of the Victorian age. Jan Marsh's lively and revealing account of these remarkable men and women explores the individual >>more

National Portrait Gallery
ISBN 9781855144798
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Pbk, 5.75 x 7.75 in. / 136 pgs / 78 color.
Pub Date: 07/31/2014 In stock

The Priest, the Prince, and the Pasha
Text by Lawrence M. Berman. Sometime in the early fourth century BC, an unknown Egyptian master carved an exquisite portrait in dark-green stone. The statue that included this head of a priest, likely a citizen of ancient Memphis, may have >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878467969
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Hbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 208 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 06/23/2015 In stock

The Shadow of the Avant-garde
Edited with text by Falk Wolf, Kasper König. Text by Daniel Baumann, Tobia Bezzola, Laszlo Glozer, Robert Jones, Veit Loers, Katharina Neuburger, Maria Anna Potocka, Nina Schallenberg, Barbara Schellewald, Robert Storr, Manja Wilkens. Difficult to categorize and branded as “naive,” the oeuvres of the great autodidact painters of the late 19th and early 20th centuries continue to pose problems for art history. Artists such as Henri Rousseau, André >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775740593
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Pbk, 8.25 x 11 in. / 328 pgs / 254 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 In stock

The Sultan's World
Text by Robert Born, Sabine Engel, Suraiya Faroqhi, Dariusz Kolodziejczyk, Guido Messling, Mikael Bøgh Rasmussen, Günsel Renda. News of the fall of Constantinople on May 29, 1453, spread throughout Europe like wildfire. The geographic approach of the Ottoman Empire coincided with the emergence of a fascination with this highly developed culture and >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775739665
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Hbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 303 pages / 220 color.
Pub Date: 07/02/2015 In stock

Thomas Sully: George Washington and The Passage of the Delaware
By Elliot Bostwick Davis. On the night of December 25, 1776, George Washington led his ragged Continental Army through a snowstorm across the Delaware River, on the way to a surprise attack in New Jersey that would turn the >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878468331
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 64 pgs / 25 color.
Pub Date: 08/23/2016 In stock

Titian, Tintoretto, Veronese
Edited by Frederick Ilchman. Text by David Rosand, Frederick Ilchman, Linda Borean, Patricia F. Brown, John Garton, et al. For nearly four decades in the sixteenth century, the careers of Venice's three greatest painters--Titan, Tintoretto and Veronese--overlapped, producing mutual influences and bitter rivalries that changed art history. Venice was then among Europe's richest cities, >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878467396
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Hbk, 10 x 11.5 in. / 304 pgs / 160 color / 10 duotone.
Pub Date: 05/31/2009 In stock

Touch Me Not
Edited and translated by Hereward Tilton, Merlin Cox. Introduction by Hereward Tilton.

A full-color facsimile of an 18th-century black-magic compendium

Touch Me Not is an Austrian manuscript compendium of the black magical arts, completed c. 1795. Unique and otherworldly, it evokes a realm of visceral dark magic. As >>more

Fulgur Press
ISBN 9781527228832
US $49.95 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9.25 x 12.5 in. / 160 pgs / 111 color.
Pub Date: 07/23/2019 In stock

Toulouse-Lautrec and the Stars of Paris
Text by Helen Burnham. Contributions by Mary Weaver Chapin, Joanna Wendel.

The stars and denizens of Toulouse-Lautrec's bohemian cabaret world

Toulouse-Lautrec and the Stars of Paris offers a guided tour of fin-de-siècle Paris at night, bringing a group of its legendary protagonists to life.

The six performers >>more

MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
ISBN 9780878468591
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Hbk, 8.5 x 9.75 in. / 112 pgs / 85 color.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock

By Ida Gianelli. >>more

ISBN 9788884914606
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Pbk, 9.25 x 10.75 in. / 250 pgs / 200 illustrations.
Pub Date: 05/01/2003 In stock

Traveler Artists
Edited with text by Katherine Manthorne. Text by Pablo Diener, Luis Pérez Oramas, Rafael Romero. In the 19th century, European and North American travelers illustrated narratives of their explorations in the New World that were published in Europe. Europeans imagined the tropics as a site for cultural imperialism and fantasies >>more

Fundación Cisneros/Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
ISBN 9780982354414
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Pbk, 10 x 10.5 in. / 256 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 11/24/2015 In stock

Treasures of the Mughals and the Maharajas
Edited by Amin Jaffer, Gian Carlo Calza.

Five centuries of dazzling gems, precious stones and mythic jewels from India

Treasures of the Mughals and the Maharajas allows readers to immerse themselves in the jewelry traditions of the Indian subcontinent, from the Mughal period >>more

ISBN 9788857235943
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 392 pgs / 388 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock

Tudor & Jacobean Portraits
Text by Charlotte Bolland.

The Collection of the National Portrait Gallery, London, is renowned for its portraits from the Tudor and Jacobean eras. This book presents portraits of key individuals from this period, from the monarchs and members of >>more

National Portrait Gallery
ISBN 9781855147669
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Pbk, 6 x 7.75 in. / 176 pgs / 90 color.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock

Unmapping the Renaissance
Edited by Angelika Stepken, Eva-Maria Troelenberg, Mariechen Danz. Text by Walter D. Mignolo, Ida Giovanna Rao, et al.

The story of the birth of the Renaissance in the city of Florence is well known.

But the economic structures that created the conditions for the Renaissance also brought about the colonization of non-European worlds through >>more

Verlag für moderne Kunst
ISBN 9783903131866
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 244 pgs / 123 color / 5 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/25/2017 In stock

Utagawa Kuniyoshi: The Edo-Period Eccentric
Edited with text by Rossella Menegazzo. Text by Christian Pallone.

Recognized as one of the most interesting and vibrant artists of the Edo period, Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797–1861) is a major exponent of ukiyo-e. His fame is tied to the series of polychrome xylographs that illustrate >>more

ISBN 9788857236896
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Hbk, 11 x 9.5 in. / 192 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 10/23/2018 In stock

Van Dyck in Sicily
Text by Xavier Salomon. In spring 1624, the Flemish Baroque painter Anthony Van Dyck (1599–1641) traveled from his home base of Genoa to live in Palermo, Sicily. There, Van Dyck found a network of Flemish artists and Genoese merchants >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836621729
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Pbk, 10 x 11.25 in. / 120 pgs / 72 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2012 In stock

Ver Sacrum: The Vienna Secession Art Magazine 1898–1903
Edited by Valerio Terraroli.

With work by Klimt, Schiele and others, Ver Sacrum set the standard for magazine design

This book gathers the covers of Ver Sacrum, the official magazine of the Vienna Secession, which ran from 1898 to 1903. >>more

ISBN 9788857238760
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Hbk, 12.75 x 11.25 in. / 320 pgs / 240 color.
Pub Date: 11/20/2018 In stock

Vermeer's Little Street
Text by Frans Grijzenhout. This book describes an incredible detective story: the story of the exact location of Vermeer’s famous “Little Street” which has occupied art historians for centuries. Executed circa 1657–58, and depicting a quiet street, typical of >>more

nai010 publishers/Rijksmuseum
ISBN 9789491714702
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Pbk, 7 x 8.75 in. / 84 pgs/ illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/25/2017 In stock

Vermeer: The Complete Works
Edited by Renzo Villa. This volume--the new standard Vermeer monograph, now in paperback--reproduces in color all 34 of Vermeer's extant paintings, augmenting each with close-ups that lay bare the loving care that the artist lavished upon each painstaking work.

Considered >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836624140
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Pbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 160 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 09/27/2016 In stock

William Merritt Chase
Text by Erica E. Hirshler. Praised for his jewel-like landscapes, park scenes, and sympathetic images of women, William Merritt Chase (1849–1916) was a leading American Impressionist painter and an influential teacher in the late 19th century. This beautifully illustrated volume >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878468393
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Pbk, 7.5 x 9.5 in. / 84 pgs / 55 color.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 In stock

Words and Coins
Foreword by Charles Méla, Angelos Delivorrias, Manos Dimitrakopoulos. Introduction by Vasiliki Penna. Text by Sylviane Messerli, André Hurst, Ute Wartenberg Kagan, Yannis Stoyas, Andrew Meadows, François de Callataÿ, Charikleia Papageorgiadou, Ioli Kalavrezou, Cécile Morrisson. From Hellenic Greece to Rome and Byzantium, coins functioned in part as narrative objects, engraved with images of gods and lords, planets and cities, heroes and legends. Words and Coins analyzes these copper coins in >>more

MER. Paper Kunsthalle
ISBN 9789490693640
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Hbk, 8.75 x 10.75 in. / 380 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 07/31/2013 In stock



Abstract Resistance
Text by Yasmil Raymond, Marcus Steinweg, Thomas Hirschhorn, Simon Baier. Abstract Resistance considers the metaphor of resistance as a political and compositional force defining the art of the past half-century. Starting with Michel Foucault's assertion that "where there is power, there is resistance," it explores >>more

Walker Postscript/Walker Art Center
ISBN 9780935640953
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Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 96 pgs / 3 color / 24 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/30/2010 Not available

American Folk
Essays by Abaigeal Duda, Pamela A. Parmal, Sue Welsh Reed, Gilian Shallcross, Carol Troyen, Gerald W.R. Ward. Folk art has been part of the American idiom for nearly as long as America has been a nation. Today it remains one of the best-loved and most fervently collected forms of American art, a >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878465958
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Hardcover, 9 x 10 in. / 144 pgs / 88 color.
Pub Date: 05/02/2001 Not available

American Folk
Edited by Gerald W.R. Ward. Essays by Abaigeal Duda, Pamela A. Parmal, Sue Welsh Reed, Gilian Ford Shallcross and Carol Troyen. Folk art has been part of the American idiom for nearly as long as America has been a nation. Today it remains one of the best-loved and most fervently collected forms of American art, a >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878465941
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Paperback, 9 x 10 in. / 112 pgs / 88 color.
Pub Date: 06/02/2002 Not available

Auguste Rodin: Watercolors
Edited by Thomas Knubben and Tilman Osterwold. Essays by Claudie Judrin, Thomas Knubben and Tilman Osterwold. Auguste Rodin's extraordinary watercolors are generally less familiar to the public than his grandiose bronzes which set standards for later generations of sculptors. Yet these studies, executed with apparent ease, are no less significant as >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775715102
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Hardcover, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 128 pgs / 57 color / 11 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/15/2005 Not available

Essays by Werner Busch, Christian Witt-Dàrring, Hans Ottomeyer, Wolfgang Häusler, Laurie Stein and Laurie Winters. Gottlieb Biedermeier, a teasing middle-class papa best known for his appearances in a Munich satirical weekly, came to fame in the 1840s. A "god-loving everyman," he represented the typical German citizen, more interested in a >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775717960
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Clothbound, 10 x 13 in. / 336 pgs / 365 color.
Pub Date: 09/15/2006 Not available

Edited by David Ekserdjian. >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781907533297
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Pbk / 301 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 01/01/2012 Not available

Caravaggio: The Complete Works
Edited and text by Rossella Vodret. Dramatic shifts from foreboding dark to probing light, with minimal gradation in between; a realism that exposes all the flaws and folds of human flesh, eschewing Michelangelo's idealized bodies; a surgical explication of almost unbearably >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836616626
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Hbk, 9.75 x 11.25 in. / 216 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2010 Not available

Chaos and Classicism
Text by Emily Braun, Kenneth E. Silver, James Herbert, Jeanne Nugent, Helen Hsu. Now available in paperback, Chaos and Classicism explores the classicizing aesthetic that followed the immense destruction of World War I: the poetic dream of antiquity in the Parisian avant garde of Fernand Léger and Pablo >>more

Guggenheim Museum Publications
ISBN 9780892074051
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Pbk, 8 x 10.75 in. / 192 pg / 140 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2011 Not available

Chaos and Classicism: Art in France, Italy, and Germany, 1918-1936
Text by Kenneth E. Silver, Emily Braun, James Herbert, Jeanne Nugent, Helen Hsu. Chaos and Classicism: Art in France, Italy, and Germany, 1918-1936 explores the classicizing aesthetic that followed the immense destruction of World War I. Accompanying the Guggenheim's exhibition of the same name, it examines the interwar >>more

Guggenheim Museum Publications
ISBN 9780892074044
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Clth, 9 x 11.75 in. / 192 pgs / 140 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2010 Not available

Citizens and Kings: Portraits in the Age of Revolution 1760 - 1830
Text by Sebastien Allard. This dramatically illustrated catalogue includes an incisive series of essays that explore portraiture in Europe and North America between 1770 and 1830. Leading experts discuss key works from the Enlightenment and revolutionary period, covering the >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781903973233
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Cloth, 10 x 11.25 / 429 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 05/01/2007 Not available

Color in Art
Edited and with Introduction by Michael Juul Holm, Helle Crenzien. Preface by Stephanie Rachum. Text by Jacob Wamberg, John Gage, et al. What is color? From Aristotle and Plato through Newton and Goethe to Wittgenstein, philosophers and scientists have worked to understand and categorize color, while artists have made their own efforts to demonstrate its enigmatic logics. >>more

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
ISBN 9788791607813
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Pbk, 9.25 x 10 in. / 240 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2010 Not available

Constantin Brancusi & Richard Serra: Resting In Time and Space
Text by Friedrich Teja Bach, Raphaël Bouvier, Alfred Pacquement. In recent years, critics and curators have pursued fascinating lines of analogy and sympathy between the sculptural oeuvres of Constantin Brancusi (1876-1957) and Richard Serra (born 1939). Foremost among these shared qualities is the awareness >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728218
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Hbk, 11 x 12.5 in. / 244 pgs / 80 color / 102 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2011 Not available

Dark Romanticism
Edited by Felix Krämer. Text by Ingo Borges, Dorothee Gerkens, Johannes Grave, Mareike Henning, Felix Krämer, Manuela Mena Marqués, Claudia Wagner, et al. From its very inception in the late eighteenth century, Romanticism’s celebration of euphoria and sublimity has been dogged by its equally intense fascination with melancholia, insanity, crime, the grotesque and the irrational. In 1930, the >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775733731
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Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 304 pgs / 291 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2013 Not available

Dialogue Among Fauves
Text by Zoltán Rockenbauer, Gergely Barki. Led by Henri Matisse and André Derain, and briefly counting Georges Braque among its ranks, Fauvism advanced a spontaneity and apparent wildness of brushwork and color that won the movement its derogatory tag of Les >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836618729
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Pbk, 9 x 11 in. / 120 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2011 Not available

Double Solitaire: The Surreal Worlds of Kay Sage and Yves Tanguy
Text by Stephen Robeson Miller, Jonathan Stuhlman. Yves Tanguy and Kay Sage were two of Surrealism's leading painters, who together elaborated de Chirico's world of isolate and obdurate forms into eerie landscapes sparsely populated with biomorphic life forms. Here, for the first >>more

The Katonah Museum of Art/The Mint Museum
ISBN 9780983194217
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Flexi, 8 x 11 in. / 104 pgs / 69 color / 19 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011 Not available

Dutch Classicism

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056621216
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Hardcover, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 352 pgs / 130 color / 60 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/02/2000 Not available

Edgar Degas: The Late Work
Edited by Martin Schwander. Text by Carol Armstrong, Jonas Beyer, Richard Kendall, Martin Schwander, Mareike Wolf-Scheel. While Edgar Degas has long been considered one of the major pioneers of modern art, exhibitions of his work remain a surprisingly rare occurrence, and the enduring popularity of the “beautiful” paintings of his Impressionist >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775734431
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Clth, 9.75 x 12.25 in. / 268 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2013 Not available

Egypt In The Age Of The Pyramids
Essays by Rita E. Freed, Joyce L. Haynes, Yvonne J. Markowitz. The age of the pyramids, or Old Kingdom period, was Egypt's crowning moment, known to many as its Golden Age. It was a time when kings and queens commanded stone to be turned into architectural >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878466306
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Paperback, 9 x 11 in. / 144 pgs / 150 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/02/2002 Not available

El Greco to Velázquez
Edited by Ronni Baer, Sarah Schroth. Text by Laura Bass, Antonio Feros, Rosemarie Mulcahy. Philip III (1578-1621), so often dismissed in favor of Philip II and Philip IV, actually presided over an era of crucial artistic development in Spain. His reign was a time of cultural and political vitality >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878467266
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Hardback, 9.5 x 12.25 in. / 352 pgs / 170 color.
Pub Date: 04/24/2008 Not available

Ferdinand Hodler
During the last years of his life, Ferdinand Hodler (1853–1918) made significant advances in his painting, creating some of his most important and touching masterpieces. Working in series and variations, he gave new, liberated form >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775733793
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Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 240 pgs / 190 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013 Not available

Fernand Léger: Paris-New York
Text by Yve-Alain Bois, Raphaël Bouvier, Christian Derouet, Brigitte Hedel-Samson, Philippe Büttner. Fernand Léger (1881-1955) is one of the few Modernist artists that can be said to have anticipated both American Abstraction and American Pop, and to have made a deliberate relationship with American culture: He visited >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775721615
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Hardback, 10 x 12 in. / 208 pgs / 107 color / 3 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/01/2008 Not available

For the Privileged Few
Edited by Kjeld Von Folsach, Michael Juul Holm. Islamic miniature paintings have historically been produced as both illustrations for books and as discrete works intended to be kept in an album. The techniques used in their making share similarities with the Byzantine tradition >>more

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
ISBN 9788791607141
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Hardback, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 236 pgs / 185 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008 Not available

From Schongauer To Holbein
Contributions by Hans Meilke, Christian Muller. >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775708487
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Pbk, 7.5 x 9 in. / 48 pgs / 35 color.
Pub Date: 11/02/1999 Not available

Genius Of Rome: 1592-1623
Text by Beverly Louise Brown. At the close of the 16th century, Europe’s most talented painters flocked to Rome, the Eternal City, to execute commissions for popes, princes, and cardinals. Four artists—Caravaggio, Annibale Carracci, Rubens, and Adam Elsheimer—played central roles >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9780900946882
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Cloth / 408 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 01/01/2001 Not available

Global Lab
Edited by Peter Noever. Text by Bert Fragner, Barbara Frischmuth, Salman Rushdie, Wheeler M. Thackston. Ever since Fernand Braudel's Civilization and Capitalism was published in 1979, the epoch between 1500 and 1700 has increasingly been understood as the moment when the economic and colonial forces that govern our world today >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775724746
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Pbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 368 pgs / 360 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2009 Not available

Gustave Caillebotte: Parisian Impressionist with a Passion for Water
Rowers and divers, strolling couples, scenes of Parisian working life: This is the world of Gustave Caillebotte (1848-1894). Though he was affiliated with Impressionism from the start (he funded several early Impressionist exhibitions and often >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775721912
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Hardback, 9.5 x 11 in. / 144 pgs / 100 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/01/2008 Not available

Illusions of Reality
Edited by Gabriel P. Weisberg. Text by Edwin Becker, David Jackson, Willa Silverman, Gabriel P. Weisberg, Maartje de Haan. Capturing realistic images on canvas has been a staple aspiration of western art since the Renaissance development of scientific perspective. At the end of the nineteenth century, however, animated by the invention of photography and >>more

Mercatorfonds/Van Gogh Museum
ISBN 9789061539414
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Hbk, 11.75 x 9.75 in. / 224 pgs / 226 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2011 Not available

Impressionism In Boston 1860-1910
Text by Erica Hirshler. The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston possesses one of the world's finest collections of 19th-century French and American art, with works by Degas, Manet, Pissarro, Renoir, Sisley, and Sargent. This colorful book, the first >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781903973608
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Cloth, 9.5 x 11 in. / 114 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 09/01/2005 Not available

Impressionism on the Seine
Edited by Marina Ferretti Bocquillon. Text by Marina Ferretti Bacquillon, Anne L. Cowe, Dominique Lobstein, Vanessa Lecomte. Stretching from Paris to Le Havre, the Seine river and the valley flanking it afford some of France's loveliest views. The ports, holiday homes and artists' houses, the boats, the washerwomen, the windmills, the open-air >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836616206
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Hbk, 9.75 x 11.75 in. / 144 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2010 Not available

Impressionists by the Sea
Text by John House. Through some 60 works, John House and David Hopkin consider the pictorial representation of the seaside during the 19th century, when the coastline of northern France was transformed from a centre of fishing into the >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781903973882
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Cloth, 11 x 10 / 153 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 09/01/2007 Not available

Impressions Of Light: The French Landscape From Corot To Monet
Essays by Fronia E. Wissman, Karen E. Haas, Anne Havinga, Sue Welsh Reed and Barbara Stern Shapiro. Introduction by George T.M. Shackelford. This large, lavish journey through the art of the 19th-century French landscape offers a host of masterful works, among them Corot's Forest of Fontainbleau, Millet's End of the Hamlet of Gruchy, Renoir's Rocky Crags at >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878466467
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Hardcover, 11 x 12 in. / 292 pgs / 180 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/02/2002 Not available

Joaquín Sorolla and the Glory of Spanish Dress
Edited by Molly Sorkin and Jennifer Park. Preface by Ángeles Gonzáles-Sinde. Introduction by André Leon Talley. Foreword by Oscar de la Renta, Harold Koda. Text by Mitchell A. Codding, Covadonga Pitarch Angulo, Irene Seco Serra, Maria Antonia Herradón Figueroa. This handsomely produced catalogue is published to accompany an exhibition at Queen Sofía Spanish Institute that analyzes the rich history of Spain’s regional clothing styles through the monumental paintings of Valencian artist Joaquín Sorolla y >>more

Queen Sofía Spanish Institute
ISBN 9780615548180
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Clth, 9.5 x 12 in. / 151 pgs / 140 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2013 Not available

Edited by Felix Krämer. Text by Javier Arnaldo, Max Hollein, Sandra Oppmann, et al. Ernst Ludwig Kirchner painted city life as a joyous, bustling pageant, a sophisticated swirl of desiring bodies and colorful urbanity, giving Germany an energetic iconography for the glory days of modernity. One of the four >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775725538
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 304 pgs / 380 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2010 Not available

Klee and CoBrA: Child's Play
Text by Michael Baumgartner, Jonathan Fineberg, Rudi Fuchs. Friedrich Froebel's invention of the kindergarten in the nineteenth century and Rudolf Steiner's educational theory at the start of the twentieth century had enormous consequences for modern art--above all in their theorizings of childhood creativity. >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729833
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Hbk, 8.75 x 10.5 in. / 224 pgs / 215 color / 9 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2011 Not available

Konrad Witz
Text by Bodo Brinkmann. Perhaps the greatest painter of water there has ever been, the German Renaissance artist Konrad Witz (circa 1400 - 1446), was a contemporary of Jan Van Eyck and Uccello, and shared their fervor for perspective, >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775727617
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Hbk, 9.75 x 11.75 in. / 320 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 07/31/2011 Not available

Kurt Schwitters: A Journey Through Art
Text by Roger Cardinal. Gwendolen Webster. The influence of Kurt Schwitters (1887-1948) permeates the art, literature and music of the past century as profoundly as any of his contemporaries. Hero of Dada, Constructivist virtuoso, patron saint of collage, sound poetry and >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775725118
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Hbk, 8.75 x 11.25 in. / 160 pgs / 85 color / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/31/2011 Not available

Leonardo da Vinci: Painter
Text by Giovanni Villa. More iconic images accrue to the name of Leonardo da Vinci than to any other artist. The “Mona Lisa” stands as a sort of primary visual signifier for “Art” itself, just as his drawing of >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836621446
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 240 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2012 Not available

Mapping Cyprus
Edited by Loukia Loizou Hadjigavriel. Text by Demetris Christofias, Androulla Vassiliou, Elio Di Rupo, Archbishop Chrysostomos, Paul Dujardin, Etienne Davignon. Mapping Cyprus traces the unique cultural history of Cyprus, an island that has variously been under Byzantine, Frankish, Venetian, Ottoman and British rule. The position of the island--situated at the eastern end of the Mediterranean >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836623709
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Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 272 pgs / 158 color / 52 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013 Not available

Masks: Art to Hear Series
As long as humankind has needed ritual, theater and dialogue, it has fashioned and deployed masks. Modern art's relationship with masks underwent a transformation in the late nineteenth century, as Japanese and African mask craft >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775724166
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Hbk, 8.75 x 8.75 in. / 52 pgs / 44 color / Audio CD.
Pub Date: 09/30/2009 Not available

Masters of Impressionism
Edited by Andreas Blühm. Text by Andreas Blühm, Michael Zimmermann, Barbara Schäfer. For lovers of the late-nineteenth century art movement that broke all conventions of academic painting by privileging color over line, encouraging work en plein air and depicting realistic subjects from modern life, this substantial new >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775720922
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Hardback, 9.75 x 12.5 in. / 345 pgs / 250 color / 60 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/01/2008 Not available

Matthias Buchinger: “The Greatest German Living”
Matthias Buchinger (1674–1739) performed on more than a half-dozen musical instruments, some of his own invention. He exhibited trick shots with pistols, swords and bowling. He danced the hornpipe and deceived audiences with his skill >>more

ISBN 9781938221125
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Hbk, 8 x 10 in. / 160 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 Not available

Matthias Grünewald: The Drawings
Edited by Ruediger Becksmann. Text by Max J. Friedländer. On the occasion of its centennial anniversary, the German Verein für Kunstwissenschaft has compiled all of Renaissance master Matthias Grünewald's known drawings in this opulent volume, which is filled with exquisitely reproduced color plates, complete >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775721417
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Slipcased, Clothbound, 12.5 x 17 in. / 184 pgs / 40 color / 36 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/01/2008 Not available

Max Beckmann: The Landscapes
Edited by Bernhard Mendes Bürgi, Nina Peter. Text by Hans Belting, Eva Demski. The landscape paintings of Max Beckmann (1884-1950) are increasingly understood as fundamental to his achievement, equivalent in stature to his portraits but operating as the ground for a very different side of Beckmann's sensibility. His >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775731478
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Hbk, 9.75 x 12 in. / 208 pgs / 115 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/31/2011 Not available

Meret Oppenheim: Fountain Stories
Edited by Simon Baur, Martin A. Bühler. Text by Belinda Grace Gardner, Annemarie Monteil. More than any other Surrealist, the Swiss artist Meret Oppenheim (1913-1985) embraced, pursued and defined Surrealism's cult of the object, fashioning such classic works as the famous fur cup (at the age of 23!) and >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775725903
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Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 128 pgs / 45 color / 10 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2010 Not available

Michelangelo: The Drawings of a Genius
Edited by Achim Gnann. Text by Klaus Albrecht Schröder. Michelangelo's drawings endowed human physique with an expressive musculature that remains to be rivaled in its feeling for corporeal articulation. His drawings of male nudes in particular, fraught as they are with tempestuous longing, project >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775725897
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Hbk, 9.5 x 10.75 in. / 416 pgs / 310 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2011 Not available

Mondrian De Stijl
Text by Hans Janssen, Franz-W. Kaiser, Matthias Mühling, Felicia Rappe. Piet Mondrian (1872-1944) emptied Cubism of its representational content, dissembling its angular contours into a few floating horizontal lines and reconstructing it anew as irregular squares of primary color. Mondrian dubbed the abstract style at >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775730235
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Hbk, 8 x 10 in. / 304 pgs / 126 color / 41 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011 Not available

Natalia Goncharova: Between Russian Tradition and European Modernism
Edited by Alla Chilova, Beate Kemfert. Text by Evgenia Iluchina, Gleb Pospelow. One of the original "amazons of the Russian avant garde," Natalia Goncharova (1881-1962) bequeathed a rich and complex body of work to a culture that has only recently begun to recognize it. Like her contemporary >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775725798
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Hbk, 9 x 11.25 in. / 168 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2010 Not available

Odilon Redon: As In A Dream
Edited by Margret Stuffmann, Max Hollein. The French painter, draftsman and mystic, Odilon Redon, was already in his forties, an eminence grise, when a group of young colleagues asked him to the 1884 founding of the Société des Indépendants. He was >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775718943
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Hardcover, 9 x 11.5 in. / 336 pgs / 200 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/01/2007 Not available

Painting in a Man's World
Fiction by Diane Broeckhoven, Noëlle Châtelet, Annette Pehnt, Alissa Walser. In this illustrated reader, four celebrated female authors contribute short stories based on four of the great women Impressionists: Berthe Morisot, a founder of the movement; Mary Cassat, an American artist influenced by Japanese woodcuts; >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775720779
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Paperback, 4.75 x 7.5 in. / 112 pgs / 20 color.
Pub Date: 06/01/2008 Not available

Rembrandt's Nose: Of Flesh and Spirit in the Master’s Portraits
By Michael Taylor. The year 2006 marked the 400th anniversary of the birth of one of the greatest portrait painters that ever lived, the Dutch seventeenth-century master, Rembrandt. Although Rembrandt is among the most important artists in western >>more

D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers
ISBN 9781933045443
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Hardcover, 5.5 x 7.5 in. / 168 pgs/ 49 duotone.
Pub Date: 07/01/2007 Not available

Renoir: Between Bohemia and Bourgeoisie
Text by Augustin de Butler, Peter Kropmanns, Marc Le Coeur, Stefanie Manthey, Sylvie Patry, David Pullins, Nina Zimmer, Michael F. Zimmermann. Alongside Monet, Bazille and Sisley, Pierre-Auguste Renoir laid the foundations of Impressionism in 1860s Paris. But acclaim for his painting was slow in coming, primarily because of the tribulations of the Franco-Prussian War and the >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775732413
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11.25 in. / 302 pgs / 107 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available

Return Of The Buddha: The Qingzhou Discoveries
Text by Tony Corbett. This handsome volume—the catalogue of an exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts, London—celebrates the 1996 discovery of a hoard of Buddhist stone statues at the Longxing temple site in Qingzhou, Shandong Province, China. As >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781903973059
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Cloth / 175 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 03/01/2002 Not available

Rodin and America
Edited by Bernard Barryte. Text by Antoinette LeNormand-Romain, Roberta Tarbell, Ilene Susan Fort. From the end of the nineteenth century until his death in 1917, the French sculptor Auguste Rodin was arguably the most famous artist in the western world. Celebrated in endless exhibitions throughout Europe, he enjoyed >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836620005
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Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 384 pgs / 200 color / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2011 Not available

Rubens, Jordaens, Van Dyck
Essays by Roger Baetens, Bert Meijer, Carl Depauw, Maartje de Haan, Ger Luijten, Bram Meij and Hans Vlieghe. Among the Boijmans Van Beuningen Museum's extensive holdings of Old Master drawings, the collection of drawings by the Antwerp masters Peter Paul Rubens, Jacob Jordaens and Anthony van Dyck stand out as absolute highlights. This >>more

nai010 publishers/Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
ISBN 9789056622121
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Hardcover, 12.25 x 9.5 in. / 384 pgs / 100 color / 545 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/02/2001 Not available

Essays by James Billington, Lidia Iovleva, Robert Rosenblum, Mikhail Allenov, Alexander Borovsky, Alexander Kostenevich, Valerie Hillings, Evgenia Petrova and others. Building upon 20 years of groundbreaking exhibitions of Russian avant-garde art--including The Great Utopia: Russian and Soviet Art 1915-1932 (1992) and Kazimir Malevich: Suprematism (2003), among others--the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum presents this blockbuster show, >>more

Guggenheim Museum Publications
ISBN 9780892073290
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Clothbound, 9.25 x 10.5 in. / 464 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 10/15/2005 Not available

Russia! Catalogue Of The Exhibition
Russia!: Catalogue of the Exhibition, provides a thorough representation of Russian art from the twelfth century to today--including pieces from the world-class collections amassed by Russian tsars and merchants from the eighteenth through the twentieth >>more

Guggenheim Museum Publications
ISBN 9780892073313
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Paperback, 9.25 x 10.5 in. / 80 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 10/15/2005 Not available

Edited by Gunda Luyken, Beat Wismer. Text by Claudia Delank, Bernd Jesse, Gunda Luyken, Bianca Raitz, Stephan von der Schulenburg, Christina Voit. In the early 1960s, what was then the Kunstmuseum Düsseldorf received a large gift of Japanese woodcuts (Ukiyo-e), a gift to which the donor would generously add until 1988. This catalogue presents 220 pieces from >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775732390
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 296 pgs / 455 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2013 Not available

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Edited by Janet Bishop, Corey Keller, Sarah Roberts. Foreword by Neal Benezra. Text by Gary Garrels, Henry Urbach, Sandra S. Phillips, et al. The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art was founded in 1935. Seventy-five years later, its permanent collection contains numerous masterpieces of world art. This anniversary retrospective includes more than 300 large-scale plates and 50 text >>more

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
ISBN 9780918471840
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Pbk, 10.5 x 12.5 in. / 448 pgs / illust. throughout.
Pub Date: 07/31/2010 Not available

Sebastiano del Piombo: A Venetian in Rome
Text by Kia Vahland. During his lifetime, painter Sebastiano del Piombo (ca. 1485-1547) was considered, along with Giorgione, the great hope of the Venetian School. Sebastiano later became Raphael's biggest competitor in Rome--he was, in fact, the only Renaissance >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775721455
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Hardback, 6.75 x 9.75 in. / 96 pgs / 34 color.
Pub Date: 08/01/2008 Not available

Senses And Sins
Edited by Jeroen Giltaij. Essays by Alexandra Gaba-van Dongen and Peter Hecht. Elegant ladies in satin robes, maids wearing starched bonnets, and pensive scholars immersed in study--we might think we know a great deal about life and culture in Holland's Golden Age. Yet, the ordered world of >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775715232
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Clothbound, 9 x 11.5 in. / 256 pgs / 110 color / 150 b&w
Pub Date: 02/15/2005 Not available

Sophie Taeuber-Arp: Movement and Balance
Text by Stephen Kurz, Francois Morellet, Astrid von Asten, Karin Schick. The only woman to be represented on a Swiss banknote (the 50-franc note), Sophie Taeuber-Arp was one of the twentieth century's most innovative artists, in painting, sculpture, textiles, dance, architecture and puppetry. Often occupying this >>more

ISBN 9783866783201
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Hbk, 8.75 x 10.75 in. / 160 pgs / 151 color / 43 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2010 Not available

Spanish Master Drawings 1500-1900
Essay by Sandra Tatsakis. The combined collections of the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, the Rijksmuseum, the Teylers Museum and the Rijksprentenkabinet in Leiden together contain over 40 drawings by Spanish master artists. The drawings cover more than four centuries >>more

nai010 publishers/Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
ISBN 9789056623234
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Hardcover, 9.5 x 12 in. / 128 pgs / 32 color / 21 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/02/2003 Not available

The Arthur and Hedy Hahnloser Collection
Text by Angelika Affentranger-Kirchrath, Margrit Hahnloser-Ingold, Rudolf Koella, Henriette Hahnloser, Ursula Perucchi-Petri, Lukas Gloor. As the last embers of Impressionism flickered out amid the early stirrings of the modernist avant garde, the collector couple Arthur and Hedy Hahnloser were on hand to speed French painting's transition into the twentieth >>more

D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers
ISBN 9781935202639
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Hbk, 10 x 12.5 in. / 384 pgs / 250 color / 130 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011 Not available

The Aztec Empire
Essays by Felipe Solís Olguín, William Sanders, Eduardo Matos Moctezuma, Michael E. Smith, Carl Taube, Beatriz de la Fuente, Richard Townsend, Phil Weigand and Miguel León Portilla. The Aztecs were the Native American people who dominated northern Mexico at the time of the Spanish conquest in the early 16th century. A nomadic culture, the Aztecs eventually settled on several small islands in >>more

Guggenheim Museum Publications
ISBN 9780892073214
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Hardcover, 9 x 13 in. / 376 pgs / illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 11/02/2004 Not available

The Aztec Empire
Edited by Felipe SolÃs. The Aztec Empire: Catalogue of the Exhibition, organized by Felipe Sol's, the distinguished Curator and Director of the Museo Nacional de Antropolog'a in Mexico City, provides not only a thorough representation of Aztec society at >>more

Guggenheim Museum Publications
ISBN 9780892073238
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Paperback, 9 x 13 in. / 80 pgs / 400 color
Pub Date: 06/15/2004 Not available

The Brueghel Dynasty
Edited by Sergio Gaddi, Doron J. Lurie. Text by Klaus Ertz, Giovanni C.F. Villa, Maximiliaan P. J. Martens, Renzo Villa, Nathalie Weiner, Jan de Maere. From the mid-sixteenth to the seventeenth centuries, the Brueghel family dominated Flemish painting. The dynasty began with Pieter Brueghel the Elder (c. 1525–1569), who moved to Antwerp in the 1540s, initially becoming known as a >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836624324
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Pbk, 9 x 11 in. / 240 pgs / 140 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013 Not available

The Creative Ice Age Brain
By Barbara Olins Alpert. Foreword by Dr. Adam Zeman. A haunting mystery surrounds the magnificent Ice Age art that is found mainly in the caves of Western Europe. In this substantial new study, scholar Barbara Alpert approaches this art using information from psychology and >>more

nyehaus/foundation 20 21
ISBN 9781934171103
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Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 247 pgs / 35 color / 200 b&w / 10 duotone / 2 tritone.
Pub Date: 02/01/2009 Not available

The Magic of Things
Edited by Jochen Sander. Of painting's enduring genres, it may be the still life that offers the most brazen opportunities for virtuoso flourish, and that most closely approximates painting itself, as an art of arrangement of color, texture and >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775722070
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Hardback, 9.5 x 12 in. / 368 pgs / 246 color / 26 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/01/2008 Not available

The Master of Flémalle and Rogier van der Weyden
Text by Jochen Sander, Stephan Kemperdinck. Robert Campin, also known as the Master of Flémalle (c. 1375-1444), and his pupil Rogier van der Weyden (c. 1399-1464) were two of Europe's greatest Northern Renaissance painters, though art history has been slow to >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775722599
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Hbk, 9 x 11.75 in. / 404 pgs / 260 color.
Pub Date: 04/01/2009 Not available

The Master of Flémalle and Rogier van der Weyden: Art to Hear Series
Text by Ursula Vorwerk. Robert Campin, also known as the Master of Flèmalle (c. 1375-1444), and his pupil Rogier van der Weyden (c. 1399-1464) were two of Europe's greatest Northern Renaissance painters, though art history has been slow to >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775723657
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Hbk, 8.75 x 8.75 in. / 48 pgs / 44 color / / CD-Audio.
Pub Date: 04/01/2009 Not available

The Master's Hand

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775707855
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Hardcover, 9.5 x 11 in. / 304 pgs / 125 color / 50 b&w
Pub Date: 05/02/1999 Not available

The Nude from Gauguin to Bonnard
Edited by Véronique Serrano. Contributions by Gilles Genty, Lawrence Madeline, Aline Magnien, Roberto Mangiù, Elizabeth Pacoud-Rème, Jean-Louis Schefer. Since easel painting began, the figure of Eve has been found in the work of painters from Masaccio to Rubens, Michelangelo, Bosch and Brueghel. The Nude from Gauguin to Bonnard presents nearly 70 works from >>more

Silvana Editorale
ISBN 9788836626878
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Pbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 172 pgs / 152 color.
Pub Date: 06/30/2014 Not available

The Poetry Of Everyday Life
Essay by Ronni Baer. Artists include: Balthasar van der Ast, Franz Hals, Jan van der Heyden, Rembrandt, Jacob Ruisdael. Tradition has it that the young American republic had a natural affinity with the 17th-century Dutch oligarchy--they shared concepts of democracy, religious freedom, the rise of the middle class, and a protestant work ethic. Bostonians >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878466313
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Hardcover, 10.5 x 9 in. / 160 pgs / 76 color / 14 duotone
Pub Date: 08/02/2002 Not available

The Poetry Of Everyday Life
Artwork by Franz Hals, Jacob van Ruisdael, Balthasar van der Ast, Jan van der Heyden, Re Rembrandt. Text by Ronni Baer. Now in Paperback Tradition has it that the young American republic had a natural affinity with the 17th-century Dutch oligarchy--they shared concepts of democracy, religious freedom, the rise of the middle class, and a protestant >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878466450
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Paperback, 10.5 x 9 in. / 160 pgs / 82 color / 14 duotone.
Pub Date: 01/02/2003 Not available

The Secrets of Tomb 10A
Text by Rita E. Freed, Lawrence M. Berman, Denise M. Doxey, Nicholas Picardo. In 1915, a team of American archaeologists in Bersha, Egypt, blasted through solid rock to reach a tomb later to be designated as "10A." Inside this tomb they found a mummy, an exquisitely-painted coffin and >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878467471
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Clth, 9 x 10 in. / 208 pgs / 160 color / 10 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/30/2009 Not available

Text by Santiago Alcolea. Like his Dutch contemporary Vermeer, Diego Velázquez (1599-1660) had little reputation outside of his native land until the nineteenth century, when the Spanish royal painting collections became state property and were installed in the Prado >>more

Ediciones Polígrafa
ISBN 9788434311367
US $34.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 8.5 x 11 in. / 128 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 07/01/2007 Not available

Venice: From Canaletto and Turner to Monet
Edited by Martin Schwander. Text by Alan Chong, Anne Distel, Gottfried Boehm. Venice was truly a laboratory of perception in the nineteenth century, with its beguiling interplay of light, water, land and architecture. Of course, its fame as a muse for great artists goes further back, but >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775722414
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Hbk, 9.75 x 12 in. / 224 pgs / 182 color.
Pub Date: 02/01/2009 Not available

Vienna 1900
Edited by Barbara Steffen. Text by Christian Meyer, Franz Smola, Beate Susanne Wehr, Barbara Sternthal. At the beginning of the twentieth century, Vienna was one of the six largest cities in the world, recently transformed by rapid industrialization, and by successive waves of immigration from various corners of the Austro-Hungarian >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775726856
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Hbk, 9.75 x 12 in. / 272 pgs / 276 color / 13 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2011 Not available

William Blake and Slavery: Mind-forg'd Manacles
Text by David Bindman, Darryl Pinckney. The English poet and artist William Blake (1757-1827) was uncommonly aware of the evils of slavery in his time, having illustrated Narrative of a Five Year's Expedition against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam (1791), John >>more

Hayward Gallery Publishing
ISBN 9781853322594
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Paperback, 6.25 x 8.25 in. / 148 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 07/01/2007 Not available

Women Impressionists
Edited by Ingrid Pfeiffer, Max Hollein. Text by Jean-Paul Bouillon, Pamela Ivinski, Sylvie Patry, Ingrid Pfeiffer, Griselda Pollock. The female members of the nineteenth-century Impressionist movement are usually painted out of official art history, although Edouard Manet, for one, testified to the talents of his friends Berthe Morisot (whose “Harbor at Lorient” of >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775720793
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Hardback, 9.75 x 11.75 in. / 320 pgs / 274 color / 31b&w.
Pub Date: 04/01/2008 Not available

Text by Santiago Alcolea i Gil. Starker than Velázquez and more ascetic than El Greco, Francisco Zurbarán (1598-1664) is easily among the finest of seventeenth-century Spanish painters. Apprenticed in Seville, he quickly gravitated toward the use of chiaroscuro, possibly having seen >>more

Ediciones Polígrafa
ISBN 9788434311725
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Hardback, 8.75 x 11.5 in. / 128 pgs / 114 color.
Pub Date: 11/01/2008 Not available


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