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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...
Kahlo, 1907-1954
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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 ...

Faberg?
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In 1907 Edward VII commissioned Peter Carl Faberge - court artist-jeweller to imperial Russia - to produce miniature sculptures of animals on the roya...
Banksy in New York
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Photographer Ray Mock takes you along on his exciting hunt for new Banksy work during the famous Better Out Than In' project. This personal narrative ...

David Hockney - a bigger exhibition
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In the past decade, having returned to England after years on the California coast, David Hockney has focused his attention on landscapes and portrait...
Ten Americans
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Critics have traditionally confined Paul Klee's contribution to American art as one of spirit, and limited to the works of the New York School and o...

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...
Caravaggio
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Caravaggio, or more accurately Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571-1610), was always a name to be reckoned with. Notorious bad boy of Italian pain...

Botanical illustration
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Learn the processes and methods behind this beautiful art genre with the help of this guide. It highlights the importance of the requisite skills of c...
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...

Wall and piece
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_______________Banksy.His work.Photographed.With comments by Banksy.In a book.This is that book._______________
Magic realism
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This elegant publication draws upon the German and Austrian paintings of the George Economou Collection to explore the vibrant art of magic realism. T...

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...
Constable's skies
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John Constable is one of the greatest painters of the English weather. His depictions of the sky are essential components of all his landscape paintings, from famous works such as The Hay Wain and Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows to his numerous cloud studies painted on Hampstead Heath, culminating in paintings in which the landscape beneath th

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...
Star Wars Felties
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Learn how to create adorable Star Wars characters out of friends to keep or gift.The kit includes an illustrated instruction book with easy-to-follow ...

Beginner's guide to ZBrush
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The ability to create concepts in 3D is an increasingly valuable skill for many creators, with more and more artists and students picking up Pixologic...
Van Gogh's ear
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In December 1888, Vincent van Gogh cut off his ear. It is the most famous story about any artist in history. But what really happened on that dark win...

Terry Pratchett's Discworld imaginarium
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LIMITED SPECIAL EDITION ALSO AVAILABLE * * * * * * *A stunning portfolio of Discworld illustrations from the brush of Paul Kidby, Sir Terry Pratchett...
The Julia Rothman collection
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This handsome box set provides hours of enlightening entertainment for those curious about farm life, the natural world, and food. Best-selling author...

Kew
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Kew: Golden Age of Botanical Art brings together the stories of the intrepid explorers - some of whom became botanical artists by default - and the ma...
Vincent van Gogh
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Vincent van Gogh's story is one of the most ironic in art history. Today, he is celebrated the world over as one of the most important painters of all...

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...
Michaël Borremans - fire from the sun
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Known for his ability to recall classical painting, both through technical mastery and subject matter, Borremans's depiction of the uncanny, the perhaps secret, the bizarre, often surprises, sometimes disturbs the viewer. In this series of work, children are presented alone or in groups against a studio-like backdrop that negates time and space, wh

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...
Co-art
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Twenty-five leading artist duos and collectives give insight into how and why to work collaboratively Art history is traditionally presented as the in...

Kahlo
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The Biographics series presents an entirely new way of looking at the lives of the world's greatest thinkers and creatives. It takes the 50 defining f...
Starry night
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Starry Night is a fully illustrated account of Van Gogh's time at the asylum in Saint-Remy. Despite the challenges of ill health and asylum life, Van ...

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...

Awkward beauty
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British artist Lucy Jones has been described by art critic Jackie Wullschlager as 'the most exciting English colourist of her generation'' With a cl...
Hieronymus Bosch
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Only 20 paintings and eight drawings are confidently assigned to Netherlandish painter Hieronymus Bosch (c. 1450-1516) but in their fantastical vision...

John Blockley
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John Blockley was one of Britain's most outstanding watercolour and pastel painters of the late 20th century, and has exhibited at the Royal Academy. ...
Wall and piece
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_______________Banksy.His work.Photographed.With comments by Banksy.In a book.This is that book._______________

Joseph Gray's camouflage
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'Art? What has art ever done for us as a family?'In the First World War, artist-soldier Joseph Gray drew and painted scenes of battle, his illustratio...
Sketching from the imagination
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Sketching and drawing are fundamental to creating great art; the simple doodle is often where the artist first brings their ideas and concepts to life...

Living with Vincent van Gogh
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Vincent van Gogh was a restless soul. He spent his twenties searching for a vocation and once he had determined to become an artist, he remained a tra...
Morning, Paramin
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A collaboration between one of the world's most eminent poets, Nobel Prize-winner Derek Walcott, and one of its most coveted painters, Peter Doig. Thr...

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...
The art of God of war
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Go behind the scenes of the latest entry in one of the most popular video game series on Playstation. Packed with concept art and design work, this is...

Scratch and draw patterns
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This inspiring scratch book features 20 inspirational and decorative illustrations featuring tangles drawings, creative patterns, and more. Created wi...
Van Gogh and music
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Ah! . . . to make of painting what the music of Berlioz and Wagner has been before us . . . a consolatory art for distressed hearts! -Vincent van Gog...

Medusa's menagerie
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The precise details in the works of Otto Marseus van Schrieck, the inventor of the sottobosco still life, fascinate viewers to this day. For the fir...
Jeanne Mammen - the observer
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The rediscovery of icons of the 1920s, degenerate experiments, magical - poetic abstractions - this wide - ranging publication shows the complete...

Etel Adnan
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Etel Adnan is a Lebanese-American poet, essayist and visual artist. This book presents a full account of Adnan's fascinating life and work, using the drama of her biography, the complexity of her identity, and the cosmopolitan nature of her experience to illuminate the many layers and dimensions of her paintings and their progress over several cruc
Andreas Schiller
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A prominent member of both the New Leipzig and Tacheles schools, Andreas Schiller is celebrated for ambitious work that explores symbolism and mass pr...

Klimt and the women of Vienna's golden age, 1900-1918
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This authoritative and generously illustrated book highlights Gustav Klimt s portrayals of women in his work. Klimt was a central figure in Vienna at ...
Vincent van Gogh, 1853-1890
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Today, the works of Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) are among the most well known and celebrated in the world. In Sunflowers, The Starry Night, Self-Port...

John Graham - maverick modernist
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John Graham was an American Modernist and figurative painter. He was a mentor figure to artists such as Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning, and Arshil...
John Dunkley
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Reproducing the intricate details and somber palette that characterize John Dunkley's paintings, this book thoughtfully situates the artist's oeuvre w...