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Postwar Italian Art History Today

Untying 'the Knot'

by Sharon Hecker & Marin Sullivan

<p><em>Postwar Italian Art History Today</em> brings fresh critical consideration to the parameters and impact of Italian art and visual culture studies of the past several decades. Taking its cue from the thirty-year anniversary of curator ...

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Practising Diplomacy in the Mamluk Sultanate

Gifts and Material Culture in the Medieval Islamic World

by Doris Behrens-Abouseif

<p>Elaborate and sensational gifts were the hallmark of Mamluk diplomacy. From Cairo, where they controlled the medieval spice trade and the holy sites of Christianity and Islam, the Mamluk Sultans - conscious of their humble slave origins - ...

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Pre-Raphaelites

by Jason Rosenfeld

ISBN: 9781849760249

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Pre-Raphaelites

by Birchall Heather

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ISBN: 9783822854860

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Prehistoric Rock Art

Polemics and Progress

by Paul G. Bahn

<p>Paul G. Bahn provides a richly illustrated overview of prehistoric rock art and cave art from around the world. Summarizing the recent advances in our understanding of this extraordinary visual record, he discusses new discoveries, new ...

ISBN: 9780511852398

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Prehistoric rock art in Scandinavia

Agency and Environmental Change

by Courtney Nimura

<SPAN STYLE= "" >Scandinavia is home to prolific and varied rock art images among which the ship motif is prominent. Because of this, the rock art of Scandinavia has often been interpreted in terms of social ritual, cosmology, and religion ...

ISBN: 9781785701207

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Printed in North Korea

The Art of Everyday Life in the DPRK

by Nick Bonner

ISBN: 9780714879239

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Private Collecting, Exhibitions, and the Shaping of Art History in London

The Burlington Fine Arts Club

by Stacey J. Pierson

<p>The Burlington Fine Arts Club was founded in London in 1866 as a gentlemen’s club with a singular remit – to exhibit members’ art collections. Exhibitions were proposed, organized, and furnished by a group of prominent members of British ...

ISBN: 9781315311913

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Public Painting and Visual Culture in Early Republican Florence

by George Bent

<p>Street corners, guild halls, government offices, and confraternity centers contained paintings that made the city of Florence a visual jewel at precisely the time of its emergence as an international cultural leader. This book considers the ...

ISBN: 9781316771853

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Rachel Ashwell: My Floral Affair

Whimsical Spaces and Beautiful Florals

by Rachel Ashwell

<DIV>Flowers and floral decoration are at the core of Rachel Ashwell&rsquo;s world and her designs. From her showcase rose garden in California, she set out with photographer Amy Neunsinger to capture the full-blown romance of the quintessential

ISBN: 9781782495475

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Rage and Denials

Collectivist Philosophy, Politics, and Art Historiography, 1890–1947

by Branko Mitrovic

<p>In <em>Rage and Denials</em>, philosopher and architectural historian Branko Mitrovic examines in detail the historiography of art and architecture in the twentieth century, with a focus on the debate between the understanding of society as a

ISBN: 9780271073088

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Raphael and the Redefinition of Art in Renaissance Italy

by Robert Williams

<p>Raphael was one of the most important artists of the Italian Renaissance and one of the most important and influential in the entire history of art. His practice of 'synthetic' or 'critical' imitation became a model of creative method; his ...

ISBN: 9781108145787

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Raphael’s Ostrich

by Una Roman D’Elia

<p><em>Raphael’s Ostrich</em> begins with a little-studied aspect of Raphael’s painting—the ostrich, which appears as an attribute of Justice, painted in the Sala di Costantino in the Vatican. Una Roman D’Elia traces the cultural and artistic ...

ISBN: 9780271077475

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Ravilious & Co

The Pattern of Friendship

by Andy Friend & Alan Powers

<p>In recent years Eric Ravilious has become recognized as one of the most important British artists of the 20th century, whose watercolours and wood engravings capture an essential sense of place and the spirit of mid-century England. What is ...

ISBN: 9780500773895

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Raw Creation

Outsider Art and Beyond

by John Maizels

ISBN: 9780714831497

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Raw Creation

Outsider Art and Beyond

by John Maizels

ISBN: 9780714840093

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Re-envisioning the Contemporary Art Canon

Perspectives in a Global World

by Ruth E Iskin

<p>Re-envisioning the Contemporary Art Canon: Perspectives in a Global World seeks to dissect and interrogate the nature of the present-day art field, which has experienced dramatic shifts in the past 50 years.</p> <p>In discussions of the ...

ISBN: 9781317275039

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Reading Dante Gabriel Rossetti

The Painter as Poet

by Brian Donnelly

<p>A revolutionary figure throughout his career, Dante Gabriel Rossetti’s work provides a distinctly revolutionary lens through which the Victorian period can be viewed. Suggesting that Rossetti’s work should be approached through his poetry, ...

ISBN: 9781317071259

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Reading Graphic Design in Cultural Context

by Grace Lees-Maffei & Nicolas P. Maffei

<p><em>Reading Graphic Design in Cultural Context</em> explains key ways of understanding and interpreting the graphic designs we see all around us, in advertising, branding, packaging and fashion. It situates these designs in their cultural and

ISBN: 9780857858023

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Rebuilding Babel

Modern Architecture and Internationalism

by Mark Crinson

<p>Much of modernist architecture was inspired by the emergence of internationalism: the ethics and politics of world peace, justice and unity through global collaboration. Mark Crinson here shows how the ideals represented by the Tower of Babel

ISBN: 9781786722034

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