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UNPACKING MY LIBRARY: ARTISTS AND THEIR BOOKS

Written by Jo Steffens
A captivating tour of the bookshelves of ten leading artists, exploring the intricate connections between reading, artistic practice, and identity
November 7, 2017 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 184 Pages |
$20.00
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WOMEN ARTISTS IN PARIS, 1850-1900

Written by Madeline, Laurence
A celebration of the work and lives of women artists who shaped the art world of 19th-century Paris
October 31, 2017 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 288 Pages |
$65.00
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TARSILA DO AMARAL: INVENTING MODERN ART IN BRAZIL

Written by Perez-Oramas, Luis
An exploration of the innovative, quintessentially Brazilian painter who merged modernism with the brilliant energy and culture of her homeland
October 31, 2017 | Hardcover | Art Institute of Chicago | 192 Pages |
$50.00
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DELIRIOUS: ART AT THE LIMITS OF REASON, 1950-1980

Written by Ryan, Tina Rivers
An extraordinary, unconventional reevaluation of postwar art through the lens of delirium Addressing the maniacal, eccentric, and disorienting in artworks made between 1950 and 1980, Delirious situates a fascination with the absurd and irrational within the context of the violence and brutality witnessed during World War II as well as the rapid expansion of industrial capitalism
October 10, 2017 | Hardcover | Metropolitan Museum of Art New York | 236 Pages |
$50.00
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CONDITION OF BEING HERE: DRAWINGS BY JASPER JOHNS

Written by Breslin, David
Arguably the most important living artist in America, Jasper Johns (b. 1930) has been a leading advocate of drawing as an artistic genre in its own right, not just a preparatory medium for other works. This catalogue brings together 41 of Johns's drawings, spanning more than 60 years of his illustrious career and, beginning in 1954, the origin of his mature practice.
November 6, 2018 | Paperback | Menil Foundation | 112 Pages |
$30.00
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HORSE IN ANCIENT GREEK ART

Written by Schertz, Peter
A unique illustrated book, focusing on the significance of the horse in ancient Greek culture
October 17, 2017 | Hardcover | National Sporting Library & Museum | 160 Pages |
$45.00
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MEETINGS WITH REMARKABLE MANUSCRIPTS: TWELVE JOURNEYS INTO THE MEDIEVAL WORLD

Written by de Hamel, Christopher
An extraordinary and beautifully illustrated exploration of the medieval world through twelve manuscripts, from one of the world's leading experts. Winner of The Wolfson History Prize and The Duff Cooper Prize. A San Francisco Chronicle Holiday Book Gift Guide Pick!
October 24, 2017 | Hardcover | Penguin Press | 640 Pages |
$45.00
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MODERN ART IN AMERICA 1908-68

Written by Agee, William C
A radical re-evaluation of American modernism through four generations of artists and their work - now in paperback.
September 18, 2017 | Paperback | Phaidon Press | 352 Pages |
$59.95
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ART MUSEUM (REVISED EDITION)

Written by Phaidon Press
Visit the world's most comprehensive and compelling museum in a book - from pre-historic times to the present, - over 1,600 artworks created with the expertise of 28 art world curators and historians.
October 16, 2017 | Hardcover | Phaidon Press | 584 Pages |
$59.95
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ARTIST PROJECT: WHAT ARTISTS SEE WHEN THEY LOOK AT ART

Written by Metropolitan Museum of Art
120 of the world's most influential contemporary artists discuss the art that inspires them in this lavishly packaged and designed book."The Artist Project is the latest step among The Met's recent strides to better integrate contemporary art into its historical pantheon." --Art News
October 16, 2017 | Hardcover | Phaidon Press | 272 Pages |
$69.95

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