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CODEX SERAPHINIANUS

Written by Serafini, Luigi
An extraordinary and surreal art book, this edition has been redesigned by the author and includes new illustrations. Ever since the Codex Seraphinianus was first published in 1981, the book has been recognized as one of the strangest and most beautiful art books ever made. This visual encyclopedia of an unknown world written in an unknown language has fueled much debate over its meaning.
October 29, 2013 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 396 Pages |
$135.00

PRAYER IN SPRING

Written by Frost, Robert
An exquisitely illustrated edition of a timeless poem. Robert Frost s realistic depictions of rural life, especially of New England in the early twentieth century, are beautifully paired with the art created by Grandma Moses, the artist who epitomizes contemporary folk art. The result is a treasure to be enjoyed the whole year long.
March 5, 2013 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 28 Pages |
$7.98
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MARK WALLINGER: TATE MODERN ARTISTS

Written by O'Reilly, Sally
Painter, sculptor, and video artist Mark Wallinger has created some of the most intelligent and irreverent work of the last 25 years. Winner of the Turner Prize in 2007, Wallinger is well known for his 50-meter sculpture of a white horse standing in the English countryside and a multipart work, Labyrinth, made for the 150th anniversary of the London Underground.
May 5, 2015 | Paperback | Tate Publishing(UK) |
$27.50
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SICILY: ART AND INVENTION BETWEEN GREECE AND ROME

Ancient Sicily, a prosperous island at the crossroads of the Mediterranean, occupied a pivotal place between Greece, North Africa, and the Italian peninsula. In the late eighth century B.C., émigrés from the Greek mainland founded colonies along the shores of the region they knew as Sikelia, bringing with them the dialects, customs, and religious practices of their homelands.
April 23, 2013 | Hardcover | J. Paul Getty Museum |
$60.00

FRENCH RIVIERA AND ITS ARTISTS

Written by Baxter, John
Get swept up in the glitz and glamour of the French Riviera as author and filmmaker John Baxter takes readers on a whirlwind tour through the star-studded cultural history of the Côte d'Azur that's sure to delight travelers, Francophiles, and culture lovers alike.
August 1, 2015 | Paperback | Museyon |
$19.95

PRINCIPLES OF ART HISTORY: THE PROBLEM OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF STYLE IN EARLY MODERN ART

Written by Wolfflin, Heinrich
Principles of Art History by Heinrich Wölfflin (1864-1945), a revolutionary attempt to construct a science of art through the study of the development of style, has been a foundational work of formalist art history since it was first published in 1915.
May 15, 2015 | Hardcover | Getty Research Institute |
$34.95
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RENDEZVOUS WITH ART

Written by Gayford, Martin
Philippe de Montebello and Martin Gayford talked in art galleries or churches or their own homes, and this book is structured around their journeys. But whether they were in the Louvre or the Prado, the Mauritshuis of the Palazzo Pitti, they reveal the pleasures of truly looking.
September 16, 2014 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson | 248 Pages |
$35.00

GEORGE FREDERICK BODLEY AND THE LATER GOTHIC REVIVAL IN BRITAIN AND AMERICA

Written by Hall, Michael
With impeccable scholarship and over 200 illustrations, this lavish volume is the first book to examine the work of an influential and visionary architect of Gothic Revival and Victorian design.
January 13, 2015 | Hardcover | Paul Mellon Centre |
$85.00
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ART: A WORLD HISTORY

Written by Buhler, Gerhard
This handy, pocket-sized volume includes 900 illustrations and takes the reader on a whirlwind tour of the most spectacular works of art around the world and throughout time.
November 1, 2007 | Paperback | Harry N. Abrams | 512 Pages |
$24.95
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LIVING AND SUSTAINING A CREATIVE LIFE

In this day and age, when art has become more of a commodity and art school graduates are convinced that they can only make a living from their work by attaining gallery representation, it is more important than ever to show the reality of how a professional, contemporary artist sustains a creative practice over time.
October 15, 2013 | Hardcover | Intellect (UK) |
$35.50

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