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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...
Mona Lisa
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Read this book and the world's most famous image will never look the same again. For the world's greatest cultural icon still has secrets to reveal - ...

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...

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...

The art of advent
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Join Jane Williams on a journey from Advent to Epiphany, and discover the timeless wisdom to be found in some of the world's greatest paintings.Illust...
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...

So much longing in so little space
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In So Much Longing in So Little Space, Karl Ove Knausgaard explores the life and work of Edvard Munch. Setting out to understand the enduring power of...
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
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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...
Women who read are dangerous
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What is it about a woman reading that has captivated hundreds of artists over the centuries? Stefan Bollmann's Women Who Read Are Dangerous explores t...

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...
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

LOVE
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Elegant gift book, celebrating the themes of romantic love through art This charming book features a selection of the most touching and transformative...
WINTER
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Elegant gift book, celebrating the themes of the winter season through art A selection of the most beautiful, emotive, and amusing expressions of the ...

How Turner painted
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This authoritative visual guide to the artistic materials and painting techniques of J. M. W. Turner brings to life the skills of one of the world's g...
Francisco de Goya, 1746-1828
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From court portraits for the Spanish royals to horrific scenes of conflict and suffering, Francisco Josť de Goya y Lucientes (1746-1828) made a mark a...

The story of painting
Our Price: £18.00
A fascinating new history of art, this gloriously illustrated book reveals how materials, techniques, and ideas have evolved over the centuries, inspi...
The severed head
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Informed by a provocative exhibition at the Louvre curated by the author, The Severed Head unpacks artistic representations of severed heads from the ...