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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...

Ink
Our Price: £13.49
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...

RenÚ Margritte
Our Price: £10.00
From men in bowler hats, floating in the sky, to a painting of a pipe above the caption this is not a pipe , RenÚ Magritte (1898-1967) created an ech...
Michelangelo
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Before reaching the age of 30, Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564) had already sculpted David and Piet?, two of the most famous sculptures in the enti...

Claude Monet
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Hailed the Prince of the Impressionists , Claude Monet (1840-1926) transformed expectations for the purpose of paint on canvas. Defying the precedent...
Georgia O'Keeffe
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Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986) was a major figure in modern American art for some seven decades. Importantly, her fame was not associated with shifting ...

Ann Blockley's watercolour workshop
Our Price: £19.99
An inspirational and practical art manual, packed with step-by-step projects. Artist Ann Blockley is renowned for her innovative approach to watercol...
Confident color
Our Price: £25.99
Learn how to use color in your own unique and expressive way!Color is what you make it: sensitive, explosive, dreamlike, atmospheric, somber, cheerful...

Patrick Heron
Our Price: £17.99
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...

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 ...
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...

Jean-Michel Basquiat
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An icon of 1980s New York, Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988) first made his name under the graffiti tag SAMO, before establishing his studio practice...
Salvador Dal├ş
Our Price: £15.00
Painter, sculptor, writer, and filmmaker, Salvador Dal├Č (1904-1989) was one of the century's greatest exhibitionists and eccentrics-and was rewarded ...

13th century colour palettes
Our Price: £10.80
A French collection of recipes for painting on parchment, On Making Colours, by a painter, Peter of St. Audemar, possibly of the Benedictine Abbey of ...
Futurism
Our Price: £9.00
With motion and machines as its most treasured tropes, Futurism was founded in 1909 by Filippo Tommaso Marinetti, along with painters Giacomo Balla, U...

Abstract expressionism
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Hailed as the first American-born art movement to have a worldwide influence, Abstract Expressionism denotes the non-representational use of paint as ...
Secret knowledge
Our Price: £26.96
The book that turned the art world on its head, now with new and exciting discoveries. Hockney takes his thesis further, demonstrating how Renaissanc...