Cubism and the Trompe l'Oeil Tradition
ISBN: HB: 9781588396761, Yale University Press, Metropolitan Museum of Art, September 2022
250 pp., 26.7x24.1 cm, 200 colour illus.
The age-old artistic tradition of illusionistic realism known as trompe l'oeil ("deceive the eye") beguiles us with visual tricks and confounds our perception of reality and fiction. Presenting a radically new take on Cubism, this book shows how Pabl...
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Van Gogh in America
ISBN: HB: 9780300247091, Yale University Press, September 2022
256 pp., 27.9x25.4 cm, 144 colour and black&white illus.
Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) is one of the most iconic artists in the world, and how he became a household name in the United States is a fascinating, largely untold story. "Van Gogh in America" details the early reception of the artist's work by Ame...
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Masters of Art Chagall
ISBN: PB: 9783791386607, Prestel Publishing, June 2022
112 pp., 21x17 cm, 55 colour illus.
Explore the vibrant work of artist Marc Chagall in this lively introduction. Marc Chagall's remarkable oeuvre spans a variety of media; from painting, ceramics, and stained glass to illustration, tapestry, and stage sets. Regardless of the format, h...
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Surrealism and Magic Enchanted Modernity
ISBN: HB: 9783791378145, Prestel Publishing, June 2022
272 pp., 30x24 cm, 200 colour illus.
This beautifully illustrated new volume on the Surrealist movement uncovers the influence magic, myth and the occult had on its development. Like no other 20th-century movement, Surrealism was keenly inspired by tropes of magic, myth and the occult....
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Light in Art Perception and the Use of Light in the History of Art
ISBN: PB: 9788417656676, Hoaki, June 2022
180 pp., 24.6x17.2 cm, fully illustrated in colour
Brimming with illustrations, this stunningly original book presents the role of light in art throughout history. This richly illustrated book takes readers on a tour through the history of art to learn how artists have used light (and its lack of it...
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Masters of Art Degas
ISBN: PB: 9783791387369, Prestel Publishing, April 2022
112 pp., 21x17 cm, 55 colour illus.
Get a glimpse into the life and work of painter, sculptor, and printmaker Edgar Degas, who is regarded as one of the founders of Impressionism. Best known for his depictions of young dancers on the stage and in the studio, Degas was an accomplished...
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Masters of Art Holbein
ISBN: PB: 9783791387383, Prestel Publishing, April 2022
112 pp., 21x17 cm, 55 colour illus.
This introduction to the work of the 16th-century master portraitist Hans Holbein the Younger reveals the impressive and surprising scope of his career. 16th-century Europe was a time of unprecedented economic expansion, cross-cultural trade, religi...
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Masters of Art Matisse
ISBN: PB: 9783791387390, Prestel Publishing, April 2022
112 pp., 21x17 cm, 55 colour illus.
This brilliant introduction to Henri Matisse, one of the 20th century's most renowned artists, will help you discover the man, his art and his artistic legacy. From his earliest pointillist-influenced paintings to his mature and playful paper cut-ou...
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Kingfisher with Lotus Flower Birds of Japan by Hokusai, Hiroshige and Other Masters of the Woodblock Print (accordion-fold edition)
ISBN: HB: 9783791379388, Prestel Publishing, March 2022
172 pp., 17.6x12.3 cm, 112 colour illus.
A celebration of Japanese printmaking, birds and their habitats, and the pleasures of nature, this magnificent boxed set features more than sixty impeccably reproduced images from masters of the form. Chickadees amid cherry blossoms, peacocks nestle...
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New Art Photography and Impressionism
ISBN: HB: 9783791379401, Prestel Publishing, March 2022
280 pp., 30x24 cm, 180 colour illus.
This lavishly illustrated volume looks at the myriad ways in which the burgeoning art of photography dialogued with Impressionist painting. In the 19th century, numerous photographers chose the same motifs as Impressionist painters: the forest of Fo...
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