Art Monographs

RENOIR: INTIMACY

Written by Guillermo Solana
"The filmmaker Jean Renoir described how his father 'looked at flowers, women and clouds in the sky as other men touch and caress.' In contrast to the habitual conception of Impressionism, which reduces it to "the purely visual", this book, as the exhibition it accompanies, singles out the central role of tactile sensations in Pierre-Auguste Renoir's canvases, which are evident in all the differen
April 25, 2017 | Hardcover | Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza | 200 Pages |
$65.00
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ANSELM KIEFER: TRANSITION FROM COOL TO WARM

Written by James Lawrence
In 1974 Anselm Kiefer produced Erotik im Fernen Osten oder: Transition from Cool to Warm, a book of watercolors. Thirty years later, Gagosian Gallery's newest catalogue marks Kiefer's return to the medium, with works made between 2012 and 2015. More than forty unique artists's books, their pages painted with gesso to mimic marble, can be found in the exciting new tome.
February 6, 2018 | Hardcover | Gagosian / Rizzoli | 280 Pages |
$120.00
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LEONARDO DA VINCI: A CLOSER LOOK

Written by Donnithorne, Alan
Leonardo da Vinci's drawings are among the most accomplished and technically varied ever made. Detailed study of those in the Royal Collection - the finest group in existence - reveals much about his materials and techniques and his innovative approach to drawing. This ground-breaking book explores a substantial number of Leonardo's most celebrated drawings in unprecedented detail.
April 15, 2019 | Hardcover | Royal Collection Trust |
$80.00
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ALI CAVANAUGH: MODERN FRESCO PAINTINGS

Written by Cavanaugh, Ali
Modern Fresco Paintings' is the first collection of Ali Cavanaugh's paintings, and it follows her entire career using watercolor on kaolin clay to create her modern fresco technique and the lovely work that flows from it.
March 10, 2019 | Hardcover | Unicorn Publishing Group |
$35.00
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LYNN CHADWICK: A SCULPTOR ON THE INTERNATIONAL STAGE

Written by Michael Bird
A leading modern British sculptor, Lynn Chadwick (1914-2003) was celebrated for his abstracted figures of human and animal forms in welded steel and bronze. His work first attracted international attention at the 1952 Venice Biennale. Just four years later he became the youngest artist to be awarded the International Prize for Sculpture, which Alberto Giacometti had been expected to win.
June 15, 2019 | Hardcover | Scheidegger and Spiess | 232 Pages |
$79.00

JIM DINE -- I NEVER LOOK AWAY

Written by Jim Dine
100 fascinating self-portraits by the Pop Art star
November 15, 2016 | Hardcover | 288 Pages |
$50.00

VAN GOGH: INTO THE UNDERGROWTH

There is something intrinsically fresh, immediate and approachable about van Gogh's sous-bois paintings, which are some of his most famous and finest works, and which beautifully capture the subtle and transient effects of light on foliage.
October 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$45.00

MICHELANGELO: DIVINE DRAFTSMAN AND DESIGNER

Written by Carmen C. Bambach
Consummate painter, draftsman, sculptor, and architect, Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564) was celebrated for his disegno, a term that embraces both drawing and conceptual design, which was considered in the Renaissance to be the foundation of all artistic disciplines.
November 5, 2017 | Hardcover | Metropolitan Museum of Art | 392 Pages |
$65.00

SMALL RADIUS OF LIGHT: G. DANIEL MASSAD, A RETROSPECTIVE

A Small Radius of Light maps the territory artist G. Daniel Massad has explored for almost four decades. After earning degrees in English at Princeton and the University of Chicago and working for a time as a psychotherapist, Massad made the decision to pursue graduate work in painting in 1979.
December 1, 2018 | Paperback |
$34.95

BECOMING MARY SULLY: TOWARD AN AMERICAN INDIAN ABSTRACT

Dakota Sioux artist Mary Sully was the great-granddaughter of respected nineteenth-century portraitist Thomas Sully, who captured the personalities of America's first generation of celebrities (including the figure of Andrew Jackson immortalized on the twenty-dollar bill). Born on the Standing Rock reservation in South Dakota in 1896, she was largely self-taught.
April 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$34.95

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