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Modernists & mavericks
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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,...
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 ...

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...
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...

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...
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...

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...
Master the art of speed painting
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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...

Clyfford Still - the artist's museum
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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...

Amedeo Modigliani
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In endless odes to the female form, Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920) traced elongated bodies, almond eyes, and his own name into art history. His languid...
Ann Blockley's watercolour workshop
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An inspirational and practical art manual, packed with step-by-step projects. Artist Ann Blockley is renowned for her innovative approach to watercol...

A history of pictures
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The making of pictures has a history going back perhaps 100,000 years to an African shell used as a paint palette. Two-thirds of it is irrevocably lo...
Sargent
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John Singer Sargent's work in watercolor was unorthodox. He overturned traditional contemporary compositional standards and avoided the obviously pict...

Paul Gauguin
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Gauguin began his artistic life as an Impressionist in Paris, but yearning for a wider world view he experimented with decorative art and bright colo...
Picasso and the painting that shocked the world
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When Picasso became Picasso: the story of how an obscure young painter from Barcelona came to Paris and made himself into the most influential artist ...

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...
Gustav Klimt
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A century after his death, Viennese artist Gustav Klimt (1862-1918) still startles with his unabashed eroticism, dazzling surfaces, and artistic exper...

A sketchbook of Edinburgh
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In this evocative book Iain and Anne Fraser take the reader, both visitor and resident, on a personal journey through the centre of one of the world's...
Francesco Vanni
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Francesco Vanni (1563/64-1610) was the most important artist in Siena at the turn of the 17th century. His works combine dazzling technical virtuosity...

The encyclopedia of acrylic techniques
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A new, up-to-date edition of the popular and comprehensive encyclopedia by professional artist Hazel Harrison. Ideal for artists of all skill levels,...
Wall and piece
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_______________Banksy.His work.Photographed.With comments by Banksy.In a book.This is that book._______________

Paintings in Proust
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Eric Karpeles's lavishly illustrated and comprehensive guide offers a feast for the eyes as it celebrates the close relationship between the visual an...
Louise Fishman
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Painting, scraping, repainting, and texturing are all part of Louise Fishman's artistic process. Her resulting works feel at once energetic and orderl...

Francis Bacon
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This fascinating and beautifully illustrated book on the work of Francis Bacon, one of the 20th century s greatest painters, takes an in-depth look at...
Salvador Dalí
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Painter, sculptor, writer, and filmmaker, Salvador Dalí (1904-1989) was one of the century's greatest exhibitionists and eccentrics-and was rewarded ...

Barnett Newman
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An enlightening study of Barnett Newman's last works, based on a decade of exhaustive research The work of Barnett Newman (1905-1970) has come to defi...
Masterpieces in detail
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The longer we gaze at the paintings of the old masters, the more we appreciate the subtlety and artistry of the painters who created them. This beauti...

50 paintings you should know
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Spanning seven centuries, this selection of fifty iconic paintings offers readers a crash course in art history while presenting gorgeous color reprod...
Acrylics for the absolute beginner
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A comprehensive course in landscape painting with acrylics by popular author and tutor Charles Evans. Charles' no-nonsense techniques and engaging wri...