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Paperback. As a member of the first Dada group in Zurich during the First World War, the author was in a unique position to tell its history. In this book, he draws together not only important historical documents but the testimonies of friends, such as Marcel Duchamp, Max Ernst and Raoul Hausmann. Series: World of Art. Num Pages: 376 pages, 179 illustrations, 8 in colour. BIC Classification: ACXD7. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 153 x 210 x 24. Weight in Grams: 782. As a member of the first Dada group in Zurich during the First World War, the author was in a unique position to tell its history. In this book, he draws together not only important historical documents but the testimonies of friends, such as Marcel Duchamp, Max Ernst and Raoul Hausmann. Series: World of Art. Num Pages: 376 pages, 179 illustrations, 8 in colour. BIC Classification: ACXD7. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 153 x 210 x 24. Weight in Grams: 782.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
9780500204313
ISBN
9780500204313

€ 15.99
€ 11.98

Hardcover. Series: Leonardo Book Series. Num Pages: 272 pages, 79 b&w illus. BIC Classification: ACXJ; AFKV; AGB; APF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 238 x 185 x 20. Weight in Grams: 606.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
The MIT Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780262028493
ISBN
9780262028493

€ 45.99
€ 34.36

Hardcover. Series: October Books. Num Pages: 592 pages, 114 b&w illus. BIC Classification: 3JJ; ACX; AGZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 189 x 40. Weight in Grams: 1460.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
The MIT Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780262028523
ISBN
9780262028523

€ 51.77
€ 36.00

Paperback. The extraordinary life and death-defying work of one of the most important and pioneering performance artists in contemporary art. Num Pages: 344 pages, 100 b&w illus. BIC Classification: ACXJ; AFKP; AGB; BGF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 182 x 230 x 20. Weight in Grams: 972.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
The MIT Press
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780262526814
ISBN
9780262526814

€ 29.99
€ 22.76

Paperback. Focuses on a set of contemporary paintings in the traditional technique by the Nepalese artist Romio Shrestha and his assistants in Kathmandu. Editor(s): Williamson, Laila; Young, Serinity (American Museum of Natural History, USA). Num Pages: 248 pages, 88 color illus. BIC Classification: 1F; ACBP; AJC; GTB; MBX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 304 x 14. Weight in Grams: 1030.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
University of Washington Press United States
Number of pages
248
Condition
New
SKU
V9780295988696
ISBN
9780295988696

€ 46.99
€ 41.88

Paperback. Editor(s): Raiford, Leigh; Raphael-Hernandez, Heike. Num Pages: 392 pages, 64 black & white illustrations, 21 colour plates, 64 b&w illus., 21 color plates. BIC Classification: ACV; ACX; AGH; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
University of Washington Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780295999579
ISBN
9780295999579

€ 31.42

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: ABA; ACQ; AGB; HPN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 127 x 46. Weight in Grams: 248.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Dover Publications
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486795256
ISBN
9780486795256

€ 15.99
€ 12.69

Paperback. Between 1790 and 1910, Danish painters developed a national school of art that matched the artistic centres of France, Germany and Britain. This title illustrates over two hundred key works of art drawn from the leading Danish collections. It surveys Danish painting across the 19th century. It features all the icons of the Danish Golden Age. Num Pages: 272 pages, 255 illustrations, 225 in colour. BIC Classification: 1DND; 3JH; ACV; AFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 261 x 217 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1274.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500290989
ISBN
9780500290989

€ 29.99
€ 22.18

Paperback. The edition offers a unique insight into the role of satire in British politics during the Napoleonic era and shows the subtle artistry of Gillray's designs. Num Pages: 292 pages, 37 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1DBK; ACV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 170 x 16. Weight in Grams: 530.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
292
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780521101851
ISBN
9780521101851

€ 43.73

Hardcover. Dedicated to the works of Reyes, this book covers the production of Reyes' career from the mid-1990s - starting with the celebrated series of semi-utopian architectural structures, passing through his performance and video pieces of the early 2000s, and culminating with the collaborative projects in which he has been engaged. Editor(s): Falconi, Jose Luis. Series: David Rockefeller Centre for Latin American Studies, Art Catalogs. Num Pages: 98 pages, 48 colour photographs. BIC Classification: ACX; AGB; AGC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 133. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Harvard University, The David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies United States
Number of pages
98
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674025158
ISBN
9780674025158

€ 52.99
€ 50.37

Hardcover. A remarkable account of his early life and intellectual formation left unpublished at his death in 2008 by Michael Baxandall, one of the world's greatest cultural historians. Num Pages: 144 pages, 8 b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: ACX; BM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 224 x 151 x 16. Weight in Grams: 340.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
SKU
V9780711231153
ISBN
9780711231153

€ 19.99
€ 14.91

Paperback. Painter and draughtsman, novelist, satirist, pamphleteer and critic, Lewis' multifarious activities defy easy categorisation. After the Second World War, spent in penniless and bitter exile in Canada, he returned to London. It coincided, tragically, with the realisation that he was going blind. Num Pages: 704 pages, 16pp b&w halftones. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; ACXD; AGB; BG; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 158 x 36. Weight in Grams: 708.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Vintage Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
704
Condition
New
SKU
V9780712673396
ISBN
9780712673396

€ 20.99
€ 16.43

Paperback. Masterpieces of Ancient Egypt is the first illustrated guide to the highlights of the British Museum's wonderful collection. Num Pages: 352 pages, 200 col illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; ACG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 217 x 29. Weight in Grams: 1224. 352 pages, 200 col illus. Masterpieces of Ancient Egypt is the first illustrated guide to the highlights of the British Museum's wonderful collection. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1QDAE; ACG. Dimension: 217 x 217 x 29. Weight: 1224.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
British Museum Press
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714119779
ISBN
9780714119779

€ 24.99
€ 19.21

Paperback. Jenkins reconstructs the Parthenon frieze in its entirety according to the most up-to-date research, with a detailed scene-by-scene commentary, and the superb quality of the carving is vividly shown in a series of close-up photographs. Num Pages: 124 pages, illustrations, (some colour ) plan. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; ACG; AFKC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 271 x 215 x 10. Weight in Grams: 530. 124 pages, illustrations, (some colour ) plan. Jenkins reconstructs the Parthenon frieze in its entirety according to the most up-to-date research, with a detailed scene-by-scene commentary, and the superb quality of the carving is vividly shown in a series of close-up photographs. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1QDAG; ACG; AFKC. Dimension: 271 x 215 x 10. Weight: 530.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
British Museum Press
Number of pages
124
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714122373
ISBN
9780714122373

€ 19.99
€ 15.83

Hardcover. Presenting the vases and the is imagery in their full narrative glory, this book interprets the informs and stories along a variety of themes, from the adventures of gods and mythological heroes, to expressive scenes of sexual intimacy and depictions of social, family and domestic life. Num Pages: 156 pages, 130 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; ACG; AFP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 269 x 257 x 20. Weight in Grams: 1174.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
British Museum Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
156
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714122779
ISBN
9780714122779

€ 32.99
€ 23.90

Hardcover. Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) was a painter, sculptor, musician, architect, engineer, inventor, scientist, anatomist and mathematician. This book presents a chronological selection of drawings by Leonardo along with other works thought to be by his students and other members of his circle. Series: Gift Books. Num Pages: 96 pages, 45 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: ACND; AGB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 185 x 150. Weight in Grams: 330.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
British Museum Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714126623
ISBN
9780714126623

€ 13.99
€ 11.61

Hardcover. Suitable for those who want to learn about Leonardo da Vinci, an influential artist, engineer, inventor and scientist, this book explores Leonardo's life, including his background, early career, influences and relationships. It features a gallery of over 300 of Leonardo's major paintings, drawings and designs. Num Pages: 256 pages, 500 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: ACND; AGB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 303 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1350. His Life and Works in 500 Images. 256 pages, 500 colour illustrations. Suitable for those who want to learn about Leonardo da Vinci, an influential artist, engineer, inventor and scientist, this book explores Leonardo's life, including his background, early career, influences and relationships. It features a gallery of over 300 of Leonardo's major paintings, drawings and designs. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: ACND; AGB. Dimension: 237 x 303 x 27. Weight: 1612.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Anness
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780754823261
ISBN
9780754823261

€ 21.99
€ 17.26

Hardcover. Series: Jewish Encounters. Num Pages: 224 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DVUA; 3JH; 3JJ; ACXD1; AFC; AGB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 135 x 25. Weight in Grams: 355.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Schocken Books United States
Edition
First Edition, Third Printing
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9780805242010
ISBN
9780805242010

€ 25.99
€ 20.03

Hardcover. Sarah Sze is an artist who uses humble materials to create strikingly original sculptures and astonishingly intricate site-specific installations. Her works, each of which she constructs by hand, transform everyday objects into gravity-defying works. Featuring images of her sculptures, this book includes works that span the course of her career. Num Pages: 224 pages, cl / bw / tt illustrations, cl160 / bw / tt160 photographs. BIC Classification: ACX; AFF; AFKB; AFKN; AGB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 320 x 265 x 23. Weight in Grams: 1548.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Abrams United States
Edition
Second Printing
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9780810993020
ISBN
9780810993020

€ 36.99
€ 29.77

Paperback. Hulk Elvis represents for me both Western and Eastern culture, a sense of a guardian, a protector, that at the same time is capable of bringing the house down. -Jeff Koons Num Pages: 54 pages, 25 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJP; 3JM; ACXJ; AFKB; AGB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 349 x 273. Weight in Grams: 367.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Gagosian / Rizzoli
Condition
New
SKU
V9780847847020
ISBN
9780847847020

€ 74.77
€ 57.10

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