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Portraits in art

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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 ...
How to draw absolutely anything activity book
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'Brilliant and inspirational, for all ages' Jane B. There's no great secret to drawing. Anybody can draw. One thing that most people will say, however...

BP Portrait Award 2018
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Featuring works from an international list of artists, the BP Portrait Award highlights the vitality of portrait painting today. This book presents th...
Painting portraits and figures in watercolor
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Using clear and concise language and in-depth, step-by-step demonstrations, author and renowned artist Mary Whyte guides beginning and intermediate wa...

Legends of the blues
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Blind Willie Johnson. Willie Dixon. Ma Rainey. We know their music, and of course we recognise their names, but to their fans the faces of these blues...
Picasso portraits
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From first to last, Picasso's prime subject was the human figure and portraiture remained a favourite genre. His earliest portraits were done from life and reveal a precocious ability to catch likeness and suggest character and state of mind. By 1900 Picasso was producing portraits of astonishing variety and thereafter they reflected the full range

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:...
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...

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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Intimate portraits from one of the most innovative figurative artists of the twentieth century and the master of painted flesh.Curated by the artist'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...
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 ...

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...
Selfie
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'Selfies' are everywhere - from Kim Kardashian, queen of the selfie, to the Queen of England photobombing the Australian hockey team's selfie in 2014,...

Drawing portraits
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The artist covers all the important techniques including anatomy, proportions of the face, creating realistic features, using tone, formal and inform...
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...

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...
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...
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
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Portraits
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A lifetime's encounter with artists: from prehistoric cave painting to the presentJohn Berger, one of the world's most celebrated art writers, takes u...
Mexican costumbrismo
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The years following Mexican independence in 1821 were critical to the development of social, racial, and national identities. The visual arts played a...

Portraits
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The field of illustration has flourished over the last decade, with professionals working both on computers and by hand. In illustration, the single m...
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...

Michael Jackson
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Michael Jackson, one of the most successful recording artists of all time, also has the distinction of being the most depicted cultural figure; an inspiration for an extraordinary array of leading artists - from Andy Warhol and Isa Genzken to David Hammons and Glenn Ligon - working in a variety of styles and media. This book, which accompanies a ma
Draw faces in 15 minutes
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Yes, you can draw! And Draw Faces in 15 Minutes will show you how. By the time you finish this book, you'll have all the skills you need to achieve a ...

The divinization of Caesar and Augustus
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This book examines the new institution of divinization that emerged as a political phenomenon at the end of the Roman Republic with the deification of...
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...

You will be able to draw faces by the end of this book
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This book is for anybody who wants to become confident in drawing faces - whether you are a complete novice or a more experienced artist. From basic f...
C?zanne portraits
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Th is book, like the exhibition it accompanies, looks at the special pictorial and thematic characteristics of C?zanne's portraiture practice, inc...