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  1. Vincent van Gogh: His Life in Art

    Edited by David Bomford; With essays by Nienke Bakker, Renske Suijver, and Renske Cohen Tervaert, and contributions by Helga K. Aurisch, Laura Minton, and Dena M. Woodall 172 pages, 9 1/2 x 11 1/2 90 color + 4 b/w illus. ISBN: 9780300243260 A magnificently illustrated overview of Van Gogh’s life, legacy, and art, from early drawings through later, iconic paintings Vincent van Gogh: His Life in Art surveys the artist’s creative evolution across his short but influential career. The narrative begins with Van Gogh’s drawings, which were the foundation of his early practice, and describes how he transitioned into painting by consulting instructional handbooks and copying images. Written by a team of international experts, the book follows his moves from the landscapes and peasant life of his native Holland to Antwerp, Paris, Provence, and finally the countryside north of Paris. In the brilliant light of southern France, he began painting portraits and landscapes while refining his characteristic style of rhythmic brushstrokes and expressive impasto in vivid colors. In addition to the main essay with its overview of Van Gogh’s shifting techniques and artistic concerns, the publication features a pair of essays highlighting two museums with exceptional collections of the artist’s work: the Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, and the Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo. Beautifully reproduced images showcase approximately 50 outstanding pieces from these and other institutions, from rough drawings to vibrant late-career canvases.

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    $45.00
  2. The Book of the Flower: Flowers in Art

    Paperback 110 illustrations 160 pages Size: 205 x 160mm ISBN: 9781786272454 Published: 25/03/2019

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    $16.99
  3. The Book of the Dog: Dogs in Art

    Paperback 115 illustrations 160 pages Size: 190 x 150 mm ISBN: 9781780676562 Published: 15/09/2015

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    $16.99
  4. The Book of the Bird: Birds in Art

    Paperback 149 illustrations 160 pages Size: 205 x 160 mm ISBN: 9781780677507 Published: 09/05/2016 The Book of the Bird celebrates the bird in art with an elegant, international collection of paintings, illustrations and photographs, featuring all kinds of birds from the smallest tits and wrens to colorful exotics. Interspersed though the illustrations are short texts giving background to the pictures and information on bird species. This is the perfect gift for all bird lovers.

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    $16.99
  5. Mid-Century Modern Women in the Visual Arts

    BY GLORIA FOWLER ; BY ELLEN SURREY Hardcover Pages: 116 Size: 7 1/2 x 10 Mid-Century Modern Women in the Visual Arts features an unparalleled collection of real-life heroines of the art, design, and fashion industries.

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    $24.95
  6. Impressionism and Post-Impressionism: Highlights from the Philadelphia Museum of Art

    Jennifer A. Thompson; With contributions by Joseph J. Rishel and Eileen Owens Hardcover 216 pages, 9 x 11 169 color + 20 b/w illus. An engaging and beautifully illustrated overview of one of the finest Impressionist and Post-Impressionist collections in the United States Featuring 90 highlights from the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s stellar collection of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art, this handsome volume includes iconic works such as Paul Cézanne’s Large Bathers, Vincent van Gogh’s Sunflowers, Edgar Degas’s Interior, Édouard Manet’s Le Bon Bock, Toulouse-Lautrec’s At the Moulin Rouge, and Pierre-Auguste Renoir’s Great Bathers.Providing a rich and encompassing view of the artists and the innovative works they created, the entries consider both the experimental techniques employed in the paintings, sculptures, prints, and drawings, as well as how these objects functioned within the contexts of the art market, social history, and politics. An introductory essay examines the circumstances and individuals—including Mary Cassatt’s brother, the Philadelphia railroad executive Alexander J. Cassatt—that led to the formation of one of the most distinguished Impressionist and Post-Impressionist collections in the United States.

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    $35.00
  7. Delicious Metropolis: The Desserts and Urban Scenes of Wayne Thiebaud

    Format: Hardcover Pages: 144 Size: 8 3/4 X 9 1/2 V ISBN: 9781452169934

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    $30.00
  8. Chihuly

    Chihuly Edited by Joanna L. Groarke Hardcover 120 Pages | 9 x 11 | ISBN 9783791356129 Illuminated by Dale Chihuly’s mesmerizing glass sculptures, this beautiful book presents the artist’s most recent nature-inspired work. It’s been over a decade since New York City hosted a new Dale Chihuly exhibition. Featuring the artist’s latest, dynamic glass sculptures on display at The New York Botanical Garden (NYBG), this book proves that it was worth the wait. Filled with panoramic vistas of garden landscapes transformed by Chihuly glass, this dazzling celebration of the artist’s brilliant use of form and color reveals the perfect union between Chihuly’s organic shapes and their natural settings. New hand-blown glass sculptures complement the architecture of NYBG’s Enid A. Haupt Conservatory, itself considered a work of glass art. In addition to photographs of the site-specific installations, this book features a series of dynamic drawings by Chihuly. As fluid and colorful as the sculptures themselves, these works offer a direct representation of the energy and inspiration behind Chihuly’s artistic process. This volume and the exhibition it accompanies show how the Tiffany of our time has brought the art of glass-blowing and sculpting into the forefront of American art, introducing generations of people of all ages to the magic and beauty of glass.

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    $35.00
  9. Change Sings A Children's Anthem - Amanda Gorman

    Amanda Gorman | Illustrated by Loren Long Hardcover 32 Pages, Ages 4 - 8 ISBN: 9780593203224 In this stirring, much-anticipated picture book by presidential inaugural poet and activist Amanda Gorman, anything is possible when our voices join together. As a young girl leads a cast of characters on a musical journey, they learn that they have the power to make changes—big or small—in the world, in their communities, and in most importantly, in themselves. With lyrical text and rhythmic illustrations that build to a dazzling crescendo by #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator Loren Long, Change Sings is a triumphant call to action for everyone to use their abilities to make a difference. "I can hear change humming In its loudest, proudest song. I don't fear change coming, And so I sing along."

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    $18.99
  10. A Photographic Journey through the James River Park System

    by Bill Draper Hardcover Pages: 96 ISBN: 978-1-951565-92-3 This special collection is a testament to photographer Bill Draper’s appreciation of Richmond’s most distinctive urban oasis, the James River Park System. These diverse views of the Park and the Richmond skyline were captured on and off the beaten path in all four seasons, from vantage points that are not always seen by the everyday Park visitor. As these photos reveal, Bill’s appreciation for the Park’s beauty is a year-round passion. He can be found taking photos from sunup to sundown on both the hottest days of summer and the iciest days of winter. Bill says the secret to his success lies in covering between four and ten miles at a time, sometimes taking seventy-five to one hundred photos a day, hoping for a winning shot. Along with nature lovers and Richmond devotees, we invite you to celebrate the unmatched beauty of one of the most beloved river park systems in the nation.

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    $38.95

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