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Elizabethan Globalism England, China and the Rainbow Portrait
ISBN: HB: 9781913107031, Yale University Press, October 2019
336 pp., 26.7x21.6 cm, 90 colour and black&white illus.
Challenging the myth of Elizabethan England as insular and xenophobic, this revelatory study sheds light on how the nation's growing global encounters – from the Caribbean to Asia – created an interest and curiosity in the wider world that resonated...
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£50,00
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On Color
ISBN: PB: 9780300248463, ISBN: HB: 9780300171877, Yale University Press, October 2019
272 pp., 19.7x15.2 cm, 47 colour illus.
Our lives are saturated by color. We live in a world of vivid colors, and color marks our psychological and social existence. But for all color's inescapability, we don't know much about it. Now authors David Scott Kastan and Stephen Farthing offer a...
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Michelangelo Mind of the Master
ISBN: HB: 9780300246865, Yale University Press, October 2019
232 pp., 30.2x27.3 cm, 144 colour images
The works of Michelangelo (1475-1564) remain an enduring source of awe and fascination more than 500 years after his death. "Michelangelo: Mind of the Master" offers a new context for understanding the drawings of one of art's greatest visionaries. T...
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Millet and Modern Art From Van Gogh to Dali
ISBN: HB: 9780300248661, Yale University Press, October 2019
208 pp., 27.9x21.9 cm, 192 colour and black&white illus.
Jean-Francois Millet (1814-1875) was one of the most important artists of the Barbizon School. Through his publicly exhibited works and their critical reception, Millet was of crucial significance to modernist painters. Millet's modernity is evident...
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£30,00
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National Gallery Technical Bulletin, Volume 40
ISBN: PB: 9781857096491, Yale University Press, National Gallery London, October 2019
112 pp., 29.9x21 cm, 200 colour and black&white illus.
This volume continues the National Gallery's acclaimed series of Technical Bulletins with a selection of studies across the range of the collection, jointly authored by experts in the field of conservation and the scientific examination of paintings....
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Nineteenth-Century French Paintings Volume 1: The Barbizon School
ISBN: HB: 9781857099249, Yale University Press, National Gallery London, October 2019
464 pp., 28.6x21.6 cm, 435 colour and black&white illus.
The significant collection of 19th-century French paintings at the National Gallery, London, includes many important works by artists associated with the Barbizon School. In addition to paintings by Courbet, Millet, and Rousseau, there are over twent...
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£75,00
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Rubens, Rembrandt, and Drawing in the Golden Age
ISBN: HB: 9780300247077, Yale University Press, October 2019
356 pp., 26.7x20.3 cm, 218 colour illus., 43 black&white illus.
With a lively narrative thread and thematic chapters, this book offers an exceptional introduction to Dutch and Flemish drawing during the long 17th century. Victoria Sancho Lobis discusses the many roles of drawing in artistic training, its function...
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£25,00
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Thinking 3D Books, Images and Ideas from Leonardo to the Present
ISBN: HB: 9781851245253, Bodleian Library Publishing, October 2019
200 pp., 25.9x23.7 cm, 80 colour illus.
During the Renaissance, artists and illustrators developed the representation of truthful three-dimensional forms into a highly skilled art. As reliable illustrations of three-dimensional subjects became more prevalent, they also influenced the way i...
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Ellsworth Kelly Plant Drawings
ISBN: HB: 9781944929091, DAP, Matthew Marks Gallery, October 2019
72 pp., 30x25.4 cm, 32 colour illus.
Not for sale in Estonia! Though best known as a painter of scrupulous hard-edge abstractions, Ellsworth Kelly (1923-2015) saw drawing plants as playing a central role in his art. "The drawings from plant life seem to be the bridge to the way of see...
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Caravaggio and Bernini Early Baroque in Rome
ISBN: HB: 9783791359212, Prestel Publishing, October 2019
320 pp., 28x24 cm, 265 colour and black&white illus.
This book examines in depth the painter Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571-1610) and the sculptor Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598-1680). Other painters and sculptors gathered around these two geniuses in Rome in the first decades of the 17th century....
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