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Modernists & mavericks
Our Price: £24.95
Sunday Times Art Book of the Year 2018'If you are interested in modern British art, the book is unputdownable. If you are not, read it.' - Grey Gowrie...
Painting today
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Photo-realism, abstraction, portraiture, installation painting, neo-expressionism and the Leipzig School are just some of the areas of this thriving m...

The canal art of Harley Crossley
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Harley Crossley was a professional artist for over forty years. Painting in oils using knives, the range of his work included landscapes, ships, cars,...
Brushing with fate
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August Schoefft (1809-1888) was an intrepid 19th-century Hungarian artist, who risked everything to capture on canvas the people, places and cultures of Asia, Europe, the Middle East and North America. This comprehensive study covers Schoefft's 200 known works from a career spanning half a century in ten countries, documenting world cultures on the

Truth & beauty
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Started in the early 19th century by a group of British painters who rejected the sovereignty of the Royal Academy, the Pre- Raphaelites embraced the ...
Odilon Redon, 1840-1916
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Symbols and shadows: States of mind in pastel, charcoal and oil My drawings are not self-defining; they inspire. They determine nothing. Like music, t...

Vitamin P2
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A dynamic overview of the best new contemporary painting from around the world. The first volume of Vitamin P, published in 2002, inaugurated a vibran...
Caspar David Friedrich
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A painting must stand as a painting, made by human hand, wrote Caspar David Friedrich, not seek to disguise itself as Nature. One of his generatio...

Man with a blue scarf
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A beautifully produced paperback edition of the literary artbook hailed as 'one of the best and most continually fascinating books about painting in r...
Patrick Heron
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Patrick Heron (1920-99) held a unique position in twentieth-century art. As one of the first British artists to embrace abstraction, he played a major...

BP Portrait Award 2018
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Featuring works from an international list of artists, the BP Portrait Award highlights the vitality of portrait painting today. This book presents th...
Acrylic illuminations
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Each technique starts with an illustrated demonstration, then continues with other suggested projects. Highlights include: how to obtain interestin...

The Pre-Raphaelites
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The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood was a group of English painters, poets and critics, founded in 1848 by John Everett Millais, Dante Gabriel Rossetti and...
Clyfford Still - the artist's museum
Our Price: £36.00
The first significant publication on Clyfford Still and his work in more than twenty-five years celebrates one of abstract expressionism's founders. ...

David Hockney's dog days
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The perfect gift for Hockney fans and dog lovers everywhere, David Hockney's Dog Days, now in a gift edition, is an album devoted to two of the artist...
Anatomy for the artist
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Using superb specially commissioned photographs of male and female models together with historical and contempory works of art and her own illustratio...