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Portraits in art

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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 ...

Bill Cunningham's on the street
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The iconic Bill Cunningham was known for wearing a blue work jacket and for riding a bicycle around New York City as he captured cutting-edge street s...
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...

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...

Sketching from the imagination. Characters
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Sketches and drawings are the foundations of great art, where thoughts and concepts first come to life as an image. In Sketching from the Imagination:...
Portrait revolution
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Julia Kay's Portrait Party is an international collaborative project in which artists all over the world make portraits of each other and share them o...

500 self portraits
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A compelling collection of self-portraits from throughout recorded history, revised to include captivating contemporary works The challenge of interpr...
Portrait drawing
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This debut book in the Pocket Art series is packed with expert technical guidance on drawing realistic portraits in pencil and stunning, inspirational...

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 ...
Portrait drawing
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A classic of simplicity! Portrait Drawing has guided and inspired a generation of artists to create beautiful, realistic portraits. In just eighty pag...

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...
Lucian Freud. Volume 1 1922-1968
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Though ferociously private, Lucian Freud spoke every week for decades to his close confidante and collaborator William Feaver - about painting and the...

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...
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...

500 portraits
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The National Portrait Gallery's painted portrait Award, one of Britain's most prestigious art prizes, is the leading showcase for artists throughout t...
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