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The Devonshire Collection of Italian Drawings; Volume II

Roman and Neopolitan Schools

by Michael Jaffe

ISBN: 9780714829340

Binding: Hardback

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The Devonshire Collection of Italian Drawings; Volume III

Bolognese and Emilian Schools

by Michael Jaffe

ISBN: 9780714829357

Binding: Hardback

$200.00

The Devonshire Collection of Italian Drawings; Volume IV

Venetian and North Italian Schools

by Michael Jaffe

ISBN: 9780714829364

Binding: Hardback

$150.00

The Dictionary of Animal Languages

by Heidi Sopinka

ISBN: 9781925322835

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The Dictionary of Animal Languages

by Heidi Sopinka

<p><strong>A thrillingly elegant yet raw evocation of a woman clawing her way to a creative life, inspired by the story of surrealist artist Leonora Carrington.</strong></p> <p><em>We grant men a right to solitude. Why can’t we do the same for ...

ISBN: 9781925548754

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The Early Roman Expansion into Italy

Elite Negotiation and Family Agendas

by Nicola Terrenato

<p>This book presents a radical new interpretation of Roman expansion in Italy during the fourth and third centuries BCE. Nicola Terrenato argues that the process was accomplished by means of a grand bargain that was negotiated between the ...

ISBN: 9781108529938

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The Elder Scrolls V - The Skyrim Library

The Arcane

by Bethesda Softworks

<p>Delve deeper into the lore behind one of the most successful and critically acclaimed fantasy games of all time, Skyrim. In-universe texts that take fans deep into the lore of <i>The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim</i>, featuring in-game texts on ...

ISBN: 9781783293216

Binding: Hardback

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The Evolution of Taste in American Collecting

by René Brimo & Kenneth Haltman

<p><em>The Evolution of Taste in American Collecting</em> is a new critical translation of René Brimo’s classic study of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century patronage and art collecting in the United States. Originally published in French in ...

ISBN: 9780271077840

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The Face of Spain

by Gerald Brenan

<p>Gerald Brenan returned to Spain in 1949 for the first time since the Civil War. He was determined to see what had become of the country he loved, to speak to ordinary people and to experience life in small towns unvisited by foreigners. He ...

ISBN: 9781909150119

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The Fauves

by Nathalia Brodskaya

<p>Born at the dawn of the 20th century, Fauvism burst onto the artistic scene at the 1905 Salon d'Automne with great controversy by throwing bright, vibrant colours in the face of artistic convention. Fuelled by change, artists like Matisse, ...

ISBN: 9781783103935

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The Female Body in the Looking-Glass

Contemporary Art, Aesthetics and Genderland

by Basia Sliwinska

<p>In his writing on the 'mirror stage', the psychoanalytic theorist Jacques Lacan describes the female body as lacking: a mere symptom of man, an object constructed by male desire. However, what happens if the woman in art follows Jean ...

ISBN: 9781786720085

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The Finger

by Angus Trumble

<p>In this collision between art and science, history and pop culture, the acclaimed art historian Angus Trumble examines the finger from every possible angle. His inquiries into its representation in art take us from Buddhist statues in Kyoto ...

ISBN: 9780522870442

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The First Artists

In Search of the World's Oldest Art

by Paul Bahn & Michel Lorblanchet

<p>Where do we find the worlds very first art? When, and why, did people begin experimenting with different materials, forms and colours? Were our once-cousins, the Neanderthals, also capable of creating art? Prehistorians have been asking these

ISBN: 9780500773918

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The First Book of Fashion

The Book of Clothes of Matthaeus and Veit Konrad Schwarz of Augsburg

by Ulinka Rublack, Dr Maria Hayward & Jenny Tiramani

<p>This captivating book reproduces arguably the most extraordinary primary source documents in fashion history. Providing a revealing window onto the Renaissance, they chronicle how style-conscious accountant Matthäus Schwarz and his son Veit ...

ISBN: 9781474249904

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The Frame in Classical Art

A Cultural History

by Verity Platt & Michael Squire

<p>The frames of classical art are often seen as marginal to the images that they surround. Traditional art history has tended to view framing devices as supplementary 'ornaments'. Likewise, classical archaeologists have often treated them as ...

ISBN: 9781316942314

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The Framing of Sacred Space

The Canopy and the Byzantine Church

by Jelena Bogdanovic

<p><em>The Framing of Sacred Space</em> offers the first topical study of canopies as essential spatial and symbolic units in Byzantine-rite churches. Centrally planned columnar structures--typically comprised of four columns and a ...

ISBN: 9780190681371

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The Futurist Cookbook

by Filippo Tommaso Marinetti

Part manifesto, part artistic joke, Fillippo Marinetti's<i> Futurist Cookbook</i> is a provocative work about art disguised as an easy-to-read cookbook. Here are recipes for ice cream on the moon; candied atmospheric electricities; nocturnal ...

ISBN: 9780141391649

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The Gothic Revival

by Chris Brooks

ISBN: 9780714834801

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$35.00

The Graph Music of Morton Feldman

by David Cline

<p>Morton Feldman is widely regarded as one of America's greatest composers. His music is famously idiosyncratic, but, in many cases, the way he presented it is also unusual because, in the 1950s and 1960s, he often composed in non-standard ...

ISBN: 9781316564196

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The Greeks in Asia

by John Boardman

<p>This book, by Britain's most distinguished historian of ancient Greek art, recounts the influence of Greek communities and their culture through Central Asia, India and Western China, from the Bronze Age through to the rise of Islam.</p> ...

ISBN: 9780500772782

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