Art Monographs

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DRAWINGS OF AL TAYLOR

Featuring nearly eighty drawings and pages from a dozen sketchbooks that span Al Taylor's entire career, this book documents the artist's important achievements as a draftsman. This book investigates important and illuminating aspects of Al Taylor's drawings, which numbered over five thousand at the time of his death.
February 18, 2020 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 176 Pages |
$40.00
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WHERE THE TRUTH LIES: THE ART OF QIU YING

Focusing on the 16th-century Chinese painter Qiu Ying, this book showcases the artist's influence and contributions to Ming dynasty painting. Celebrated for his masterful brushstrokes, depictions of nature, and use of translucent blue-green pigments, Qiu Ying is the least known of the four Ming Dynasty masters of the Wu School.
January 17, 2020 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 240 Pages |
$75.00
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PAUL MCCARTHY: HEAD SPACE, DRAWINGS 1963-2019

Written by Bulter, Connie
This book looks at Paul McCarthy's drawings, a rarely examined aspect of his oeuvre, and offers a greater understanding of the work of this provocative artist. A prolific social critic, Paul McCarthy is best known for his work in performance, installation, film, and sculpture.
February 4, 2020 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 256 Pages |
$60.00
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NAM JUNE PAIK

Written by Frieling, Rudolf
Explore the ground-breaking work of 20th-century, avant-garde artist Nam June Paik, the pioneer of video art, and discover his impact on the digital age. Nam June Paik was one of the most presciently visionary artists of his generation, one who foresaw the ascendance of the screen in modern life, coined the phrase "electronic superhighway", and celebrated these developments with a humor
February 4, 2020 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 176 Pages |
$50.00
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ALBRECHT D?RER

Rediscover the drawings of Albrecht Dürer, one of the most prominent Renaissance artists, known as an incomparable painter and draughtsman with a keen eye for the natural world. During his lifetime, Dürer found tremendous success as a painter and printmaker, taking commissions from prominent figures such as Frederick the Wise and Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I.
February 4, 2020 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 488 Pages |
$65.00
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ERNST LUDWIG KIRCHNER

Explore the oeuvre of Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, one of the most important German Expressionist painters of the 20th century. Throughout his career, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner employed a highly inventive and original use of color. He favored novel applications of paint in unusual matte finishes. For Kirchner, color was of primary importance, coupled with technique and style.
October 3, 2019 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing |
$60.00
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AUBREY BEARDSLEY: DECADENCE AND DESIRE

Written by Marsh, Jan
Aubrey Beardsley (1872-1898) was only twenty-five when he died from tuberculosis, but in his short life he established a reputation as one of the most accomplished--and controversial--illustrators of his day.
March 10, 2020 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson | 144 Pages |
$19.95
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DRAWINGS BY FRANCISCO DE GOYA

Written by Mena, Manuela
The tie-in publication for the major exhibition at the Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid, Drawings by Francisco de Goya brings together around 250 drawings by Goya from the Prado's archive, as well as public and private collections around the world.
February 11, 2020 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson | 360 Pages |
$35.00
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FRA ANGELICO AND THE RISE OF THE FLORENTINE RENAISSANCE

Written by Mozo, Ana Gonzalez
One of the great fifteenth-century masters, Fra Angelico was one of several painters who shaped the beginnings of the Florentine Renaissance.
January 28, 2020 | Paperback | Thames & Hudson |
$40.00
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BRUEGEL: THE COMPLETE GRAPHIC WORKS

Written by Van Der Stock, Jan
One of the greatest Netherlandish artists, Pieter Bruegel the Elder (1525/30-1569) is best known today for his paintings of peasant life. Yet it was, above all, through his exceptional graphic work that he achieved widespread fame during the sixteenth century. Bruegel offers readers the opportunity to get up close and personal with Bruegel's famous prints, reproduced at actual size.
January 21, 2020 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson |
$65.00

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