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PAUL KLEE: MUSIC AND THEATRE IN LIFE AND WORK

Written by Christine Hopfengart
Catalog of exhibition, February 23-May 12, 2018, Gallerie Thomas, Munich, Germany.
March 9, 2019 | Hardcover | Wienand Verlag | 288 Pages |
$59.95
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VAN DONGEN & LE BATEAU-LAVOIR

Written by Ooms, Saskia
The Montmartre Museum dedicates an exhibition to the painter Kees Van Dongen until August 26, 2018. Leader of the fauvist movement, it is at Bateau-Lavoir, surrounded by other artists that he created his style in the early twentieth century . 70 paintings by the master are to be discovered at the Paris museum.
March 1, 2019 | Hardcover | Somogy Art Publishing | 152 Pages |
$27.95
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REFRAMING JORDAENS: PICTOR DOCTUS - TECHNIKEN - WERKSTATTPRAXIS

Written by Justus Lange
Surprisingly, until recently, the Flemish painter Jacob Jordaens was still overshadowed by Peter Paul Rubens in scientific debate--only recognized after the 19th century's influx of discourse on painter princes. However, Jordaens was the head of a significant workshop and had a major influence on the Antwerp art market for forty years after Rubens' death.
April 1, 2019 | Hardcover | Michael Imhof Verlag | 336 Pages |
$57.95

ISAMU NOGUCHI'S MODERNISM: NEGOTIATING RACE, LABOR, AND NATION, 1930-1950

Written by Lyford, Amy
Exploring the complex interweaving of race, national identity, and the practice of sculpture, Amy Lyford takes us through a close examination of the early US career of the Japanese American sculptor Isamu Noguchi (1904-1988). The years between 1930 and 1950 were perhaps some of the most fertile of Noguchi's career.
March 2, 2018 | Paperback | University of California Press | 294 Pages |
$34.95
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TOWARD A GLOBAL MIDDLE AGES: ENCOUNTERING THE WORLD THROUGH ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS

Written by Bryan C. Keene
This important and overdue book examines illuminated manuscripts and other book arts of the Global Middle Ages.
August 27, 2019 | Paperback | J. Paul Getty Museum | 296 Pages |
$60.00
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BOOK OF BEASTS: THE BESTIARY IN THE MEDIEVAL WORLD

Written by Elizabeth Morrison
A celebration of the visual contributions of the bestiary--one of the most popular types of illuminated books during the Middle Ages--and an exploration of its lasting legacy.
June 4, 2019 | Hardcover | J. Paul Getty Museum | 354 Pages |
$60.00
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YOU, ME AND ART: ARTISTS IN THE 21ST CENTURY

Written by Marta Gnyp
Never has contemporary art been so popular as it is now; never has its audience been so big. In the rapidly changing and vastly expanding art world one thing hasn't changed, however: it is the artist that remains at the center of artistic universe. In fascinating and personal interviews seventeen outstanding contemporary artists reflect on what does it mean to be an artist today.
January 3, 2019 | Hardcover | Skira | 300 Pages |
$55.00

INTUITIVE ALPHABET

Intuitive Alphabet by artist Michele Oka Doner is both an alphabet book and an artistic meditation on the connection between humans and nature. Minimal text, handwritten by the artist, is paired with photographs of sea objects that represent forms.
May 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$27.00

TIEPOLO IN MILAN: THE LOST FRESCOES OF PALAZZO ARCHINTO

Written by Xavier Salomon
The exhibition reunites surviving preparatory drawings and paintings, as well as documentary photos, for an extraordinary lost fresco cycle by the Venetian painter Giambattista Tiepolo (1696-1770). The frescos were painted for Palazzo Archinto in Milan and destroyed in a bombing of the city during World War II.
March 12, 2019 | Hardcover |
$60.00

JOURNEY TO THE MAGHREB AND ANDALUSIA, 1832: THE TRAVEL NOTEBOOKS AND OTHER WRITINGS

Written by Delacroix, Eugene
A comprehensive, annotated English translation of Eugène Delacroix's most significant writings during his travels in Morocco, Algeria, and southern Spain, recording his observations of places, people, costume, landscapes, and architecture.
May 1, 2019 | Paperback | Penn State University Press | 216 Pages |
$34.95

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