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Portraits in art

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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 ...
A little book of portraits
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In partnership with the National Portrait Gallery A Little Book of Portraits is the tie-in to the successful Sky Arts series Portrait Artist of the Year. Featuring authoritative text from acclaimed judges Tai Shan Schierenberg, Kathleen Soriano and Kate Bryan, this book reveals the skills and techniques to create timeless portraiture.

You will be able to draw by the end of this book
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This book is for anybody who wants to draw more, whether you are learning from scratch or developing existing skills. When you're learning to draw, th...
Victoria Crowe - beyond likeness
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Victoria Crowe is one of the world's the most vital and original figurative painters. Her instantly recognisable work is represented in a large number...

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 - ...
Early Hellenistic Portraiture
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Examines the styles and contexts of portrait statues produced during one of the most dynamic eras of Western art, the early Hellenistic age. Often see...

How to draw absolutely anything activity book
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There's no great secret to drawing. Anybody can draw. If you can write your name, you have enough touch to learn to draw. Let ILYA inspire you to pick...
Draw people in 15 minutes
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Anyone can draw, and anybody who can already draw can always learn to draw better. In this book, best-selling author and art tutor Jake Spicer gives y...

Rembrandt
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Few devotees of the form can approach Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn's radical contributions to the art of the self-portrait. Challenging the convention...
Virginia Woolf
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Virginia Woolf's many novels, notably Night and Day (1919), Jacob's Room (1922), Mrs Dalloway (1925), To the Lighthouse (1927) and The Waves (1931), t...

Lucian Freud
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Curated by the artist's longtime studio assistant and friend, David Dawson, this important volume features twenty major and rarely seen paintings by L...
Facial expressions
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All artists are tired of persuading their nearest and dearest to look sad.look glad.look mad.madder.no, even madder.okay, hold it. For those artists ...

Seeing ourselves
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This richly diverse exploration of female artists and self-portraits is a brilliant and poignant demonstration of originality in works of haunting var...
Anatomy for the artist
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Unlock your inner artist and learn how to draw the human body in this beautifully illustrated art book by celebrated artist and teacher Sarah Simblet....

Drawing portraits
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With clear step-by-step instructions, practical information about the composition of the face and head, plus helpful tips on developing a personal style, this is the ultimate guide for art students who want to develop their abilities in producing great portraits. Accompanied by approximately 200 specially drawn images, it also offers information on
Really good dog photography
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Dogs and photography have gone hand in paw almost since the medium was invented and our passion remains undiminished, with pictures of adorable, bri...

Goya
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A landmark overview and analysis of Goya's finest portraits Francisco de Goya y Lucientes (1746-1828) was one of the greatest portraitists of his time...
David Hockney - 82 portraits and 1 still-life
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This summer 2016 publication brings together the recent body of work by David Hockney, perhaps the most popular and versatile British artist of the la...

Votes for women
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A century after the first women were given the vote in Britain, this book presents a wealth of observations by and about the leading protagonists of the suffrage movement, beautifully illustrated with their portraits from the National Portrait Gallery, London.
William Coldstream
Our Price: £40.50