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COLOURS OF CONGO: PATTERNS, SYMBOLS AND NARRATIVES IN 20TH-CENTURY CONGOLESE PAINTINGS

A richly illustrated study on the history and reception of twentieth-century Congolese painting. A strong international interest in Congolese art has grown steadily since the founding of Belgium's Royal Museum of Central Africa in the early 1900s, which was the first museum to institutionalize its study.
May 20, 2021 | PB | Hku Museum and Art Gallery |
$50.00
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BOURDICHON'S BOSTON HOURS

Written by Herman, Nicholas
An absorbing exploration of the crown jewel of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum's collection of rare books and manuscripts: Jean Bourdichon's Boston Hours. Jean Bourdichon remains today one of the most celebrated artists of the French Renaissance. Painter to two kings, Bourdichon produced paintings, books, and even parade floats for the sovereign and his entourage.
June 30, 2021 | Paperback | Paul Holberton Publishing | 64 Pages |
$25.00
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COPLEY AND WEST IN ENGLAND 1775-1815: JOHN SINGLETON COPLEY AND BENJAMIN WEST IN ENGLAND 1775-1815

Written by Staley, Allen
A lavishly illustrated study of two preeminent eighteenth-century American artists. This book offers the first serious investigation of the relationship between eighteenth-century American Benjamin West and John Singleton Copley.
June 15, 2021 | Hardcover | Burlington Press |
$45.00
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MEDIEVAL BOLOGNA: ART FOR A UNIVERSITY CITY

Richly illustrated, this is the first major study in English to explore the art made during the late Middle Ages in Bologna, home to the oldest university in Europe. Beginning in the late eleventh century, masters and students flocked to Bologna to study Roman law, creating the academic setting that gave rise to the city's unique artistic culture.
December 1, 2021 | Hardcover | Paul Holberton Publishing | 256 Pages |
$55.00
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PAUL KLEE--AD PARNASSUM: LANDMARKS OF SWISS ART

Written by Bätschmann, Oskar
A profound study of Paul Klee's painting Ad Parnassum, a key work in the painter's oeuvre. In the 1920s, German-Swiss artist Paul Klee (1879-1940) began his long-lasting engagement with polyphonic art--a multi-voiced way of painting analogous to music.
December 20, 2021 | Hardcover | Scheidegger and Spiess | 98 Pages |
$29.00
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LOVE, FIGHT, FEAST: THE MULTIFACETED WORLD OF JAPANESE NARRATIVE ART

A uniquely comprehensive survey of Japanese narrative art across eight centuries. The use of pictures to communicate a story has a long tradition in Japanese culture that dates back more than a thousand years.
December 15, 2021 | Paperback | Scheidegger and Spiess | 328 Pages |
$50.00
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BEUYS + PALERMO

Written by ボイス
Through exquisite craftsmanship, and with reference to romantic nationalism, Ann Böttcher explores how aesthetic and political projections characterize notions of nature, and how such conceptions are taken up by countries, political movements, and other institutions.00Exhibition: Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden (03.02.-28.03.2021.
April 1, 2021 | Hardcover | マイブックサービス | 368 Pages |
$78.00
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CHRISTINE GEDEON: ALEPPO: DECONSTRUCTION RECONSTRUCTION

Personal reveries on prewar Syria
April 13, 2021 | Hardcover | Kerber Verlag |
$35.00
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WE GATHER TOGETHER: AMERICAN ARTISTS AND THE HARVEST

Written by Eldredge, Charles C
The mutual history of art, agriculture, and American identity as told through the theme of the harvest.
January 18, 2022 | Hardcover | University of California Press | 328 Pages |
$40.00
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SPEAKING OUT OF TURN: LORRAINE O'GRADY AND THE ART OF LANGUAGE

Written by Sparling Williams, Stephanie
Speaking Out of Turn is the first monograph dedicated to the forty-year oeuvre of feminist conceptual artist Lorraine O'Grady.
August 24, 2021 | Hardcover | University of California Press | 264 Pages |
$50.00

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