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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...
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...

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...
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...
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 ...

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

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 ...
The story of art
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The Story of Art, one of the most famous and popular books on art ever written, has been a world bestseller for over four decades. Attracted by the si...

The philosophy of Andy Warhol
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The autobiography of an American icon 'I never think that people die. They just go to department stores'Andy Warhol - American painter, filmmaker, pub...
Windows for the world
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Windows for the world explores the display and reception of nineteenth-century British stained glass in a secular exhibition context. International in...

Grayson Perry - making meaning
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The internationally renowned British artist Grayson Perry, winner of the Turner Prize in 2003, is a vivid chronicler of contemporary life. His work ab...
Brighton & Hove in 50 buildings
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Brighton & Hove in 50 Buildings is an exciting new look at one of Britain's most famous and influential cities, telling the story of this 'city of...

Lifestyle illustration of the 60s
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Lifestyle Illustration of the 60s is a glorious celebration of the Swinging Sixties - a groundbreaking decade heralding a new creativity, freedom and ...
Design as art
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One of the last surviving members of the futurist generation, Bruno Munari's Design as Art is an illustrated journey into the artistic possibilities o...

René Margritte
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From men in bowler hats, floating in the sky, to a painting of a pipe above the caption this is not a pipe , René Magritte (1898-1967) created an ech...
20th century fashion
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The 20th century saw fashion evolve from an exclusive Parisian salon business catering for the wealthy elite into a global industry employing millions...

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 heroine paint
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Taking Helen Frankenthaler's 1950s New York debut as its starting point, The heroine Paint : After Frankenthaler , a new publication edited by Katy S...