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WONDERS OF FLORENCE

Written by Cestaro, Dario
The first pop-up book on Florence. Dario Cestaro's spectacular drawings and paper architecture reveal Florence and its treasures in a pop-up book telling the city's history with straightforward texts and interesting facts.
March 24, 2015 | Hardcover | Marsilio Editori | 12 Pages |
$22.50
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AFRICAN ART IN THE BARNES FOUNDATION

Written by Clarke, Christa
The first publication of the Barnes Foundation's important and extensive African art collection. The Barnes Foundation is renowned for its astonishing collection of Postimpressionist and early Modern art assembled by Albert C. Barnes, a Philadelphia pharmaceutical entrepreneur.
June 16, 2015 | Hardcover | Skira Rizzoli |
$75.00
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WE ARE FRIENDS WITH YOU

Written by Friendswithyou
FriendsWithYou is a contemporary fine art collective that has been spreading their unifying message of Magic, Luck, and Friendship worldwide since their founding in 2002. Expanding their mission of connectivity and reawakening via their interactive artworks, the artists Samuel Borkson and Arturo Sandoval III call on the viewer to reinvent and reinterpret the lost meaning of spirituality.
May 6, 2014 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications |
$55.00
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BARNES FOUNDATION: MASTERWORKS

Written by Gillman, Derek
The Barnes Foundation, established by scientist, entrepreneur, and educator Dr. Albert C. Barnes in 1922, is home to a legendary art collection.
May 22, 2012 | Hardcover | Skira Rizzoli | 374 Pages |
$50.00
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1001 PAINTINGS YOU MUST SEE BEFORE YOU DIE

Written by Farthing, Stephen
This highly browsable guide provides a comprehensive worldwide gazeteer of paintings organized chronologically by date of completion. Each entry includes the history of the painting, information about the artist or artistic movement, the current location of the painting (all are on view to the public), and other details.
September 6, 2011 | Hardcover | Universe Publishing(NY) |
$36.95
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ENCYCLOPEDIA ANATOMICA

Written by Poggesi, Marta
From the eccentric museum La Specola in Florence comes this amazing collection of waxworks depicting human anatomy in all its dazzling complexity.
October 28, 2017 | Hardcover | Taschen |
$19.99
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MAGIC MIRROR OF M.C. ESCHER OP

Written by Bruno Ernst
"A woman once rang me up and said, 'Mr. Escher, I am absolutely crazy about your work.
September 4, 2016 | HC-OOP | Taschen |
$14.99
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VICTORIAN GLORY IN SAN FRANCISCO AND THE BAY AREA

Written by Paul Duchscherer
Local residents, visitors, and armchair travelers will all be delighted and informed by this unique visual resource. It combines an insightful study of San Francisco and Bay Area history with a thorough survey of its Victorian-era house styles.
January 28, 2014 | Hardcover | Schiffer Pub Limited | 207 Pages |
$39.99
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BETWEEN SILENCE AND LIGHT-SPIRIT IN THE ARCHITECTURE OF LOUIS I. KAHN

Written by Lobell, John
In the development of contemporary architecture, no one has had a greater influence than Louis I. Kahn, whose many buildings include the Salk Institute, the Yale Study Center, and the Exeter Library. He is remembered, however, not only as a master builder, but also as one of the most important and creative thinkers of the twentieth century.
September 9, 2008 | Paperback | Shambhala | 120 Pages |
$24.95
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HOLY TERROR: ANDY WARHOL CLOSE UP

Written by Bob Colacello
In the 1960s, Andy Warhol’s paintings redefined modern art. His films provoked heated controversy, and his Factory was a hangout for the avant-garde. In the 1970s, after Valerie Solanas’s attempt on his life, Warhol become more entrepreneurial, aligning himself with the rich and famous.
March 11, 2014 | Paperback | Vintage |
$18.95

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