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History of art

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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...
Fendi Roma
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Founded in 1925 by Edoardo and Adele Fendi with the creation of workshops devoted to handbags and fur, Fendi is first and foremost a Roman luxury hous...

Meetings with remarkable manuscripts
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WINNER OF THE WOLFSON HISTORY PRIZE AND THE DUFF COOPER PRIZE FOR NON-FICTION'Endlessly fascinating and enjoyable' Neil MacGregor'A marvellous book' D...
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This work provides a biography of Caravaggio, piecing together what happened during his short, brilliant, violent, and ill-documented life. It evokes early 17th-century Italy and the cities where Caravaggio lived and painted.

Philip Guston
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This is the premier collection of dialogues, talks, and writings by Philip Guston (1913-1980), one of the most intellectually adventurous and poetical...
Related
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Hilde Van de Walle (1957) is a multi-disciplinary artist. In a period of 30 years she created a vast and highly appreciated oeuvre consisting of grap...

In praise of shadows
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This is an enchanting essay on aesthetics by one of the greatest Japanese novelists. Tanizaki's eye ranges over architecture, jade, food, toilets, and...
Tom Ford
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Tom Ford has become one of fashion's great icons. He transformed Gucci from a moribund accessories label into one of the sexiest fashion brands in the...

Bristol in 50 buildings
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Buildings are among the crucial features that define a city. They create the cityscape and form the horizon while, at a more personal level, they prov...
Photography in India
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India has one of the richest and most extensive histories of photography in the world with the camera arriving in the country only a few year after it...

The Story of Art
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The Story of Art, one of the best-known and best-loved books on art ever written, has been a world bestseller for over half a century. Professor Gombr...
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 ...

Medieval bodies
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A SUNDAY TIMES HISTORY BOOK OF THE YEAR Dripping with blood and gold, fetishized and tortured, gateway to earthly delights and point of contact with ...
Critical Perspectives on Roman Baroque Sculpture
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During the early modern period sculptors experimented with forms, typologies, and materials of their art in unprecedented ways. Sculpture was at the c...

Remembering places
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Born in Warsaw in 1926, Joseph Rykwert is one of the best-known critics and historians of architecture. One of very few writers to be awarded the RIBA...
The art of art history
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What is art history? Why, how, and where did it originate, and how have its methods changed over time? The history of art has been written and rewritt...

A history of architecture in 100 buildings
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Featuring over 200 photographs, this stunning book by renowned television historian Dan Cruickshank tells the history of architecture through the stor...
Takashi Murakami - lineage of eccentrics
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Takashi Murakami's irreverent, pop culture-infused art has made him one of the most recognised Japanese artists today. His bright, contemporary boisterousness, however, belies his deep scholarship and engagement with traditional Japanese art. This book presents key examples of Murakami's work alongside a rich selection of Japanese masterpieces span

Civilisations
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Companion to the major new BBC documentary series CIVILISATIONS, presented by Mary Beard, David Olusoga and Simon Schama Oscar Wilde said 'Life imita...
Southend in 50 buildings
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Southend-on-Sea is a comparatively modern town. Its origins date to only the eighteenth century, but its geographical spread encompasses six historic ...