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Andy Warhol (1928 - 1987) captured the popular culture of his age through his iconic drawings, paintings, films and prints.He made as great an impact on the world of art as any of his contemporaries, ushering in a fundamental transformation in our visual culture to the mediated image. Yet perhaps his ... read more

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: 9780714861586
: Phaidon Press
: Phaidon Press Ltd
: 245mm X 172mm
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: Joseph D. Ketner
: Hardback
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: en
: 146
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Andy Warhol Phaidon Focus
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One of the most critically acclaimed and influential artists working today, Anselm Kiefer(b1945) has played a major role in shaping the landscape of post-war German and, indeed, international art. Kiefer's vision encompasses philosophy, history, literature, politics and co... read more

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: 9780714861432
: Phaidon Press Limited
: Phaidon Press Ltd
: 245mm X 172mm
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: Matthew Biro
: Hardback
: 1
: en
: 146
: 120
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Anselm Kiefer Phaidon Focus
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To the general public, Andy Warhol is known as a painter of famous faces, from Liz & Marilyn & Jackie & Marlon to his own ever-changing self-portrait. Less known are the portraits he made thoughout his career of socialites, art dealers, collectors, politicians, & cult figures. This book provides an overview of this topic.

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: 9780714849669
: Phaidon Press Limited
: Phaidon Press Ltd
: 290mm X 250mm
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: Tony Shafrazi; Carter Ratcliff; Robert Rosenblum
: Paperback
: 1
: English
: 320
: Colour
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Andy Warhol Portraits
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John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) was American by parentage, but spent most of his life in London where he became a prolific and fashionable portrait painter, known for his elegant ladies and sophisticated gentlemen. This is a guide to the painter, with occasional quotes from Henry James.

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: 9780714835440
: Phaidon Press Ltd
: Phaidon Press Ltd
: 120mm X 100mm X 13mm
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: John Singer Sargent
: Paperback
: Miniature ed
: 160
: 100 colour illustrations
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The Age of Elegance: Paintings of John Singer Sargent
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Series:Art & Ideas S.
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Aboriginal art has survived the colonial period to become a major feature of contemporary Australian society. This book surveys the great variety in Aboriginal art, from ancient rock paintings to powerful modern works in acrylic on canvas. The patterns and symbols of Aboriginal art,... read more

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: 9780714837529
: Phaidon Press Limited
: Phaidon Press Ltd
: 220mm X 160mm X 27mm
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: MORPHY HOWARD
: Paperback
: 1
: English
: very good
: 448
: 200 colour & 50 b&w illustrations, map, further reading lists, glossary, index
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Aboriginal Art
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Assembled from the wisdom of 36 legendary art teachers – all of them artists or critics at the top of their field – Akademie X: Lessons in Art + Life is an ideal curriculum for the aspiring artist.
Each of the book’s "tutors" has provided a uni... read more

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: 9780714867366
: Phaidon Press
: Phaidon Press Ltd
: 290mm X 214mm
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: Marina Abramovic
: Hardback
: 215
: en
: 352
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Akademie X: Lessons + Tutors in Art
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The 21st‐Century Art Book is an A‐to‐Z guide of contemporary artists featuring established art‐world figures – Maurizio Cattelan, Cindy Sherman, Jeff Wall – alongside rising stars of the next generations. Global in scope, the book features work from 50 co... read more

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: 9780714867397
: Phaidon Press
: Phaidon Press Ltd
: 270mm X 180mm X 3mm
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: The Editors of Phaidon Press
: Hardback
: en
: 304
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The Twenty First Century Art Book
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An accessible introduction to the whole of art history, from prehistoric times to the present day - now revised and expanded. This updated edition includes over 25 new entries that expand the scope of the book further into the 21s... read more

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: 9780714870090
: Phaidon Press Ltd
: Phaidon Press Ltd
: 220mm X 220mm
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: Phaidon Editors
: Hardback
: Revised and updated ed
: 656
: illustrations
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30,000 Years of Art: The Story of Human Creativity Across Time & Space
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The geometric shapes and natural forms, captured with exceptional precision in Ernst Haeckel's prints, still influence artists and designers to this day. This volume highlights the research and findings of this natural scientist. Powerful modern microscopes have confirmed the accuracy of Haeckel's pri... read more

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: 9783791319902
: Prestel
: Prestel
: 315mm X 240mm X 13mm
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: Ernst Haeckel
: Paperback
: illustrated edition
: en
: 139
: 100 colour and 30 b& w illustrations
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Art Forms in Nature
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Think Like an Artist by BBC Arts editor Will Gompertz - wisdom and smart thinking from Da Vinci to Ai Weiwei Why do some people seem to find it easy to come up with fresh, brilliant ideas? And how do they turn them into something worthwhil... read more

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: 9780241970805
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Books Ltd
: 176mm X 131mm X 16mm
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: Will Gompertz
: Paperback
: 1
: en
: 200
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Think Like an Artist - and lead a more creative, productive life
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Not to be filed under history, photography, design or non-fiction, as it contains outright lies and outrageous subjective opinion, this book is definitely about street art. It is also about now. Fungus grows on your collected wild-style pioneers. Vile passions rage between old schools and new. Stuff f... read more

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: 9780955912108
: Pro-Actif Communications
: Carpet Bombing Culture
: 232mm X 220mm X 23mm
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: Gary Shove
: Hardback
: 409
: en
: 179
: 286 photographs
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Untitled Street Art in the Counter Culture
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Reflections on symbols and symbolic imagery The Book of Symbolscombines original and incisive essays about particular symbols with representative images from all parts of the world and all eras of history.The Book of Symbolscombines original and incisive essays about particular symbols with representa... read more

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: 9783836514484
: taschen
: taschen
: 168mm X 240mm X 54mm
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: Archive for Research in Archetypal Symbolism
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: 1010
: en
: 807
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Book of Symbols Reflections on Archetypal Images
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