Crossing Over Art and Science at Caltech, 1920-2020
ISBN: PB: 9781606069424, Getty Publications, December 2024
352 pp., 27,9x21,6 cm, 250 colour illus.
Science is as much a visual practice as a textual or quantitative one. For centuries, scientists have used microscopes, telescopes, painting, illustration, printing, and photography to perceive nature and communicate what they see in it, often in col...
PB:
55.00 GBP
QTY:
Gustave Caillebotte Painting Men
ISBN: HB: 9781606069448, Getty Publications, December 2024
240 pp., 27,9x24,1 cm, 195 colour illus.
More than any other French Impressionist, painter Gustave Caillebotte (1848-1894) observed and depicted the many men in his life, including his brothers and friends, employees, and the workers and bourgeois in his Parisian neighborhood. Male subjects...
HB:
45.00 GBP
QTY:
Nordic Art and Way of Life Art World, Artists and Themes
ISBN: HB: 9780300276275, Yale University Press, Mercatorfonds, November 2024
304 pp., 29,2x23,8 cm, 274 colour illus.
An exploration of the development of the art scene, its socio-political context, and the role of the fine arts in nineteenth-century Nordic society. This book captures for the first time the full story of Nordic art and its corresponding way of lif...
HB:
60.00 GBP
QTY:
Egon Schiele Living Landscapes
ISBN: HB: 9783791377483, Prestel Publishing, November 2024
220 pp., 28,5x23,5 cm, 80 colour illus., 100 black&white illus.
This book highlights the intimate relationship between landscape and portraiture in the work of the Austrian Expressionist artist Egon Schiele (1890-1918). Plants, natural environments, and townscapes determine the spaces Egon Schiele created in his...
HB:
45.00 GBP
QTY:
Chagall
ISBN: HB: 9783791377629, Prestel Publishing, October 2024
224 pp., 29,2x24,1 cm, 150 colour illus.
Featuring 100 works from throughout Chagall's career, this dazzling exhibition catalog focuses on the artist's engagement with life's most primal and universal themes. Steeped in tradition yet alive with imagination, Chagall's enormous body of work...
HB:
40.00 GBP
QTY:
Masters of Art Turner
ISBN: PB: 9783791393421, Prestel Publishing, October 2024
112 pp., 21,0x17,0 cm, 55 colour illus.
Filled with brilliant reproductions and engaging texts reflecting the latest scholarship, this portable and attractively priced volume is the perfect introduction to one of the most important pioneers of modernism in Britain and beyond. Joseph Mallo...
PB:
10.99 GBP
QTY:
Masters of Art Durer
ISBN: PB: 9783791377551, Prestel Publishing, October 2024
112 pp., 21,0x17,0 cm, 55 colour illus.
Brimming with stunning reproductions and illuminating texts, this handy and accessible book is the perfect introduction to the famous Renaissance artist Albrecht Durer. Albrecht Durer (1471-1521) is considered the most important German painter and g...
PB:
10.99 GBP
QTY:
Maurice de Vlaminck Modern Art Rebel
ISBN: HB: 9783791377520, Prestel Publishing, October 2024
240 pp., 30,0x24,0 cm, 200 colour illus.
This lavishly illustrated exhibition catalog features 70 career-spanning works by the French avant-garde painter, one of the 20th century's great colorists and a major proponent of Fauvism. After his participation at the Paris Salon d'Automne of 190...
HB:
40.00 GBP
QTY:
Paper and Light Luminous Drawings
ISBN: PB: 9781606069301, Getty Publications, October 2024
112 pp., 24,1x21,6 cm, 82 colour illus.
The treatment of light and shadow is one of the building blocks of drawing. From techniques such as reserves, and highlights to material selection and the creation of translucent tracing paper, to the use of light as a medium for viewing artworks, ar...
PB:
21.99 GBP
QTY:
German Paintings before 1800 National Gallery Catalogues
ISBN: SET: 9781857099195, Yale University Press, National Gallery London, September 2024
750 pp., 28,5x21,6 cm, 700 colour and black&white illus.
An authoritative new volume cataloguing the German paintings before 1800 in the collection of the National Gallery, London. This fully illustrated catalogue presents the most up-to-date research on the seventy-five paintings in the National Gallery...
SET:
120.00 GBP
QTY: