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Of Menus and Mythology

Late Nineteenth-Century Print Graphics

by Franz von Stuck

<p>&quot;Dover Publications can always be counted on to provide a virtually neverending source of obscure beautiful graphics and arts books. This one is no exception. The designs are beautifully rendered and detailed. &quot; — Nonstop Reader<br ...

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Of Texas Rivers and Texas Art

by Andrew Sansom & William E. Reaves Jr.

<p>In <em>Of Texas Rivers and Texas Art</em>, Andrew Sansom, a leading Texas conservationist, and William E. Reaves, an influential Texas art collector and historian, have teamed up to showcase some of the finest contemporary river art detailing

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Oh, That's Another Story

Images and Tales of Sag Harbor

by Alexandra Eames

Long-time Sag Harborites writer Alexandra Eames and painter Whitney Hansen have collaborated on this eloquent portrait in words and images of the 300-year-old village of Sag Harbor, NY.From its beginnings as a leading whaling port in the ...

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On Art and Painting: Vicente Carducho and Baroque Spain

by Andrews, Dr. Jean

A collection of essays by international experts on Vicente Carducho's treatise the Dialogues on Painting (1633), which dealt with the depiction of religious and profane subjects, the creation of collections and the status of the painter in ...

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Origami Activities

Create secret boxes, good-luck animals, and paper charms with the Japanese art of origami: Origami Book with 15 Projects

by Michael G. LaFosse

<p><strong>Fold classic origami projects and learn about Asian culture with this easy origami book.</strong></p> <p>Origami, the Japanese art of folding paper, is not just a great crafts activity—it's an exciting way to expand the imagination. ...

ISBN: 9781462905232

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Origami Odyssey

A Journey to the Edge of Paperfolding: Includes Origami Book with 21 Original Projects & Downloadable Video Instructions

by Peter Engel

<p>Renowned origami artist Peter Engel first astounded origami enthusiasts and the lay person alike with his popular <em>Origami from Angelfish to Zen.</em> Since that book, published in 1989, Engel has gone through a personal change in his ...

ISBN: 9781462915583

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Otto Van Veen: Drawings & Paintings (Annotated)

by Raya Yotova

<p>Otto van Veen is a painter, master of the drawings and a humanist, mostly active in Antwerp and Brussels at 16th and the beginning of the seventeenth century. He was famous for managing a large studio in Antwerp, which produces multiple ...

ISBN: 9788829590391

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Outside the Box Origami

A New Generation of Extraordinary Folds: Includes Origami Book With 20 Projects Ranging From Easy to Complex

by Scott Wasserman Stern

<p><strong>This step-by-step origami book features models that range from simple to complex—all with a touch of creativity and whimsy.</strong></p> <p><em>Outside the Box Origami</em> features a mix of single-sheet and modular origami models ...

ISBN: 9781462905676

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Paint by Numbers

China's Art Factory from Mao to Now

by Claire van den Heever

<p>The journey of Chinese art—from mass-produced propaganda in the Mao era to modern-day market darling—mirrors China’s own momentous changes like few other disciplines. Today, in both contemporary art and contemporary Chinese society, commerce ...

ISBN: 9789881609076

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Painting the Prehistoric Body in Late Nineteenth-Century France

by Shalon Parker

<p>In late nineteenth-century France, when Charles Darwin’s theories of evolution had finally begun to permeate French culture and society, several academic artists turned to a relatively new sub-genre of history painting, the prehistoric-themed

ISBN: 9781611496710

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Paintings of Portland

by Carl Little & David Little

<p>The city of Portland and its surroundings, including the islands of Casco Bay, have inspired a wide range of art over the past 200 years. The “city by the sea,” as Longfellow famously called it, has been a visual talisman for a host of ...

ISBN: 9781608939817

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Pastiche - A Brush with Foreign

Art and Inspiration, the People and the Places

by Barbara Kennedy

<p>Pastiche is inspirational artistic work that mimes the places, techniques or motifs of other artists or periods. Unlike parody, pastiche celebrates, rather than mocks, the work it imitates. It's inspired by the spirit of a place or person or ...

ISBN: 9780990930594

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Paul De Vos: Drawings & Paintings (Annotated)

by Raya Yotova

<p>De Vos was a prolific artist who has created a large number of works in the areas of large-size paintings on canvas, drawings and oil sketches. He often signed his works but never dated them. His theme is varied and includes scenes of hunting

ISBN: 9788829593187

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Paul Delaroche: Selected Paintings (Colour Plates)

by Marya Valberg

<p>Paul Delaroche (1797 – 1856) was a French painter who achieved his greater successes painting history. He became famous in Europe for his melodramatic scenes that often portrayed subjects from English and French history. The emotions ...

ISBN: 9788827511497

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Paul Klee: 195 Colour Plates

by Maria Peitcheva

Paul Klee (1879 – 1940) was a Swiss-German painter. His highly individual style was influenced by movements in art that included Expressionism, Cubism, and Surrealism. Klee was a natural draftsman who experimented with and eventually deeply ...

ISBN: 9788892587786

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Pen to Paper

Artists' Handwritten Letters from the Smithsonian's Archives of American Art

by Mary Savig

<p>Even in this age of emails, texts, and tweets, there is an ongoing fascination with the simple act of putting pen to paper. Associations such as the International Association of Master Penmen and the Society for Italic Handwriting keep the ...

ISBN: 9781616895075

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Performing Unification

History and Nation in German Theater after 1989

by Matt Cornish

<p>Since the moment after the fall of the Berlin Wall, important German theater artists have created plays and productions about unification. Some have challenged how German history is written, while others opposed the very act of storytelling. ...

ISBN: 9780472123070

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Persons of Courage and Renown

Tuareg Actors, Acting, Plays, and Cultural Memory in Northern Mali

by Susan Rasmussen

<p><em>Persons of Courage and Renown</em> is a theoretically engaged ethnography by a social/cultural anthropologist that explores issues of culture, memory, creativity, and power by analyzing beloved, yet vulnerable, actors, acting, and play ...

ISBN: 9781498582582

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Peter Candid: Drawings & Paintings (Annotated)

by Raya Yotova

<p>Peter Candid was born in Bruges in a family of a Flemish tapestry artist. His father moved to live and worked in Florence, Italy, when Little Peter was 10, so the artist's entire career was outside his native Holland.<br /> He studied the ...

ISBN: 9788829575718

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Peter Lely: 181 Colour Plates

by Maria Peitcheva

<p>Sir Peter Lely (1618 –1680) was a painter of Dutch origin, whose career was nearly all spent in England, where he became the dominant portrait painter to the court. Lely studied painting in Haarlem, where he may have been apprenticed to ...

ISBN: 9788892585720

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