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Modernists & mavericks
Our Price: £22.46
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...
Philip Guston
Our Price: £26.10
This is the premier collection of dialogues, talks, and writings by Philip Guston (1913-1980), one of the most intellectually adventurous and poetical...

Kahlo, 1907-1954
Our Price: £9.00
The arresting pictures of Frida Kahlo (1907-54) were in many ways expressions of trauma. Through a near-fatal road accident at the age of 18, failing ...
Ink
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Ink is the first in an exciting new practical-art series on popular mediums, including acrylic, oil, pencil and gouache. The books will cover painting...

A short book about painting
Our Price: £15.00
In A Short Book About Painting, writer and broadcaster Andrew Marr tackles the subjects of inspiration, creativity, politics, beauty and form. How doe...
L.S. Lowry
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Renowned for his paintings of the industrial towns of North West England, Lancashire born Lowry had a distinctive and enchanting style, depicting the ...

Salvador DalÝ
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Painter, sculptor, writer, and filmmaker, Salvador DalÝ (1904-1989) was one of the century's greatest exhibitionists and eccentrics-and was rewarded w...
Michelangelo
Our Price: £45.00
Before reaching the age of 30, Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564) had already sculpted David and PietÓ, two of the most famous sculptures in the enti...

Truth & beauty
Our Price: £44.99
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 ...
Traces of Vermeer
Our Price: £25.00
Johannes Vermeer's luminous paintings are loved and admired around the world, yet we do not understand how they were made. We see sunlit spaces; the g...

Chroma
Our Price: £9.99
A poetic, passionate and intensely personal exploration of colour written during the final year of Derek Jarman's life -- with a new introduction by A...
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...

Egon Schiele
Our Price: £135.00
After Egon Schiele (1890-1918) freed himself from the shadow of his mentor and role model Gustav Klimt, he had just ten years to inscribe his signatur...
Botanical illustration from life
Our Price: £16.19
Observe, draw, paint, explore and master the art of botanical illustration. Award-winning botanical artist Isik Guner shares her passion for drawing ...

Master the art of speed painting
Our Price: £19.79
For matte painters and concept artists working in the movie, videogame, and TV industry, it can often be important to be able to quickly and efficient...
Leonardo da Vinci
Our Price: £1.00
'In this painting of Leonardo's there was a smile so pleasing that it seemed divine rather than human.'Often called the first art historian , Vasari ...

Claude Monet
Our Price: £10.00
Hailed the Prince of the Impressionists , Claude Monet (1840-1926) transformed expectations for the purpose of paint on canvas. Defying the precedent...
Colour
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Part travelogue, part narrative history, Colour unlocks the history of the colours of the rainbow, and reveals how paints came to be invented, discove...

The art of looking up
Our Price: £31.50
The Art of Looking Up surveys 40 spectacular ceilings around the globe that have been graced by the brushes of great artists including Michelangelo, M...
Hieronymus Bosch. The Complete Works
Our Price: £27.00
A bird-monster devouring sinners, naked bodies in tantric contortions, a pair of ears brandishing a sharpened blade: with nightmarish details and fant...