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MICHELANGELO AND THE POPE'S CEILING

Written by King, Ross
From the acclaimed author of Brunelleschi's Dome and Leonardo and the Last Supper, the riveting story of how Michelangelo, against all odds, created the masterpiece that has ever since adorned the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel.
October 14, 2014 | Paperback | Bloomsbury USA |
$19.00
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I AM MILAN

Written by Moleskine
Cities have always been important protagonists in our history, but now, more than ever, they are taking the leading role in our developing culture.
July 1, 2015 | Paperback | Moleskine Books | 1 Pages |
$32.50
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LIVES OF THE MOST EXCELLENT PAINTERS, SCULPTORS AND ARCHITECTS

Written by Vasari, Giorgio
A painter and architect in his own right, Giorgio Vasari (1511-74) achieved immortality for this book on the lives of his fellow Renaissance artists, first published in Florence in 1550. Although he based his work on a long tradition of biographical writing, Vasari infused these literary portraits with a decidedly modern form of critical judgment.
August 1, 2002 | Paperback | Modern Library | 592 Pages |
$19.00
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HEARTS OF THE CITY: THE SELECTED WRITINGS OF HERBERT MUSCHAMP

Written by Muschamp, Herbert
From the late Muschamp, the former architecture critic for "The New York Times" and one of the most outspoken and influential voices in architectural criticism, comes a collection of his best essays.
November 17, 2009 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 887 Pages |
$50.00
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HOPPER

Written by Strand, Mark
Now in rich color, thirty of American painter Edward Hopper's masterpieces with critiques from acclaimed poet Mark Strand. Strand deftly illuminates the work of the frequently misunderstood American painter, whose enigmatic paintings--of gas stations, storefronts, cafeterias, and hotel rooms--number among the most powerful of our time.
November 29, 2011 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 80 Pages |
$30.00
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ART BOOK (MINI)

Written by The Editors of Phaidon Press
Winner of the Illustrated Book of the Year award in 1994, The Art Book has been an outstanding success and has become a well‐known landmark in the art book world. Now published in over 20 different languages and in mini, midi and hardback formats, it has received rave reviews from numerous newspapers and magazines and has made many appearances on the bestseller lists.
September 25, 2014 | Paperback | Phaidon Press | 599 Pages |
$12.95
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REMBRANDT'S EYES

Written by Schama, Simon
This dazzling, unconventional biography shows us why, more than three centuries after his death, Rembrandt continues to exert such a hold on our imagination. Deeply familiar to us through his enigmatic self-portraits, few facts are known about the Leiden miller's son who tasted brief fame before facing financial ruin (he was even forced to sell his beloved wife Saskia's grave).
January 27, 2015 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 768 Pages |
$40.00
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WAYS OF SEEING

Written by John Berger
John Berger’s Classic Text on Art
December 1, 1990 | Paperback | Penguin Books |
$17.00
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DALI POP-UPS

Written by Martin Howard
Surreal paintings from the inimitable Salvador Dalí, brought to life through spectacular pop-up pages
December 8, 2014 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson | 25 Pages |
$29.95
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FRANK AUERBACH: SPEAKING AND PAINTING

Written by Lampert, Catherine
Catherine Lampert, an art historian and the curator of a major Auerbach retrospective at the Kunstmuseum Bonn and Tate Britain, has had unique access to the artist since 1978, when she became one of his sitters.
June 16, 2015 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson |
$40.00

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