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  • Dorothea Tanning by ALYCE MAHON
    Dorothea Tanning (English, Paperback) ALYCE MAHON

    The most accessible and highly illustrated introduction about Tanning published to date, made in close collaboration with the Dorothea Tanning Foundation and including rarely seen archive materials and the artist's personal diaries. This book documents Tanning's entire career and demonstrates her influence among today's contemporary artists.

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  • Pierre Bonnard by Matthew Gale
    Pierre Bonnard (English, Hardback) Matthew Gale

    Channelling to the heart of Bonnard's position as an artist who maintained continuities with the past while developing an individual expression of his engagement with the world, this sumptuously illustrated book reveals Bonnard's transition from great colourist to Modernist master, and emphasises his place within the story of twentieth-century art.

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  • Pierre Bonnard by Matthew Gale
    Pierre Bonnard (English, Paperback) Matthew Gale

    Channelling to the heart of Bonnard's position as an artist who maintained continuities with the past while developing an individual expression of his engagement with the world, this sumptuously illustrated book reveals Bonnard's transition from great colourist to Modernist master, and emphasises his place within the story of twentieth-century art.

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  • Leonora Carrington by Susan Aberth
    Leonora Carrington (English, Paperback) Susan Aberth

    A survey of the life and work of Surrealist artist Leonora Carrington (born 1917). It provides an overview of this intriguing artist's rich body of work. It considers Carrington's preoccupation with alchemy and the occult, and explores the influence of indigenous Mexican culture and beliefs on her production.

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  • Egon Schiele by Jane Kallir
    Egon Schiele (English, Hardback) Jane Kallir

    Egon Schiele produced a prolific body of work before dying in the flu epidemic of 1918 at the age of 28. His oils have often been reproduced and are well recognized, but this volume concentrates on drawings and watercolours drawn from public and private collections around the world.

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  • Egon Schiele by Rudolf Leopold
    Egon Schiele (English, Paperback) Rudolf Leopold

    Now available in an updated edition, this visually stunning collection of landscape paintings and drawings by Egon Schiele brings to light a lesser-known aspect of this famous painter's oeuvre.

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  • Queer British Art by Clare Barlow
    Queer British Art (English, Paperback) Clare Barlow

    In 1967, sex between consenting men in England and Wales was finally decriminalised - an entire century after the death penalty was abolished for sodomy in Britain in 1861.

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  • Austin Osman Spare by Phil Baker
    Austin Osman Spare (English, Paperback) Phil Baker

    An elegant and comprehensive biography of the controversial enfant terrible of the Edwardian art world, Austin Osman Spare.

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  • Duchamp's Last Day by Donald Shambroom
    Duchamp's Last Day (English, Paperback) Donald Shambroom $10.53 $12.95
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  • Concrete Poetry by Simon Phipps
    Concrete Poetry (English, Hardback) Simon Phipps

    Concrete Poetry is the first photographic survey of Modernist sculpture within the Brutalist context.

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  • Bauhaus Journal 1926-1931 by Lars Muller
    Bauhaus Journal 1926-1931 (Multiple languages, Hardback) Astrid Bahr

    The Bauhaus Journal, now published in this gorgeous facsimile, is the ultimate testimony to the school's diversity and impact...

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  • Elisabeth Frink: Humans and Other Animals by Calvin Winner
    Elisabeth Frink: Humans and Other Animals (English, Paperback) Calvin Winner, Tania Moore

    Humans and Other Animals is a major thematic exhibition and book exploring the work of Elisabeth Frink alongside major modern and contemporary artists

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  • Art Deco by Michael Robinson
    Art Deco (English, Hardback) Michael Robinson, Rosalind Ormiston

    Focusing on Art Deco graphic art and illustration, this coffee-table book features fascinating text on the movement in general, fashion and advertising, accompanied by beautiful reproductions of work by talents such as Barbier, Erte, Cassandre and Colin. Echoing examples of other forms of Art Deco are also included.

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  • Surrealism at Play by Susan Laxton
    Surrealism at Play (English, Paperback) Susan Laxton

    Susan Laxton writes a new history of surrealism in which she traces the centrality of play to the movement and its ongoing legacy, showing how its emphasis on chance provided the means to refashion artistic practice and everyday experience.

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  • Munch and Expressionism by Jill Lloyd
    Munch and Expressionism (English, Hardback) Jill Lloyd

    Examining Edvard Munch's influence on his Austrian and German contemporaries, this book offers a fascinating new look at the Norwegian artist, whose painting The Scream has become a symbol of modern angst.

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  • Life With Picasso by Francoise Gilot
    Life With Picasso (English, Paperback) Francoise Gilot, Carlton Lake

    ' Gilot is a superb witness to Picasso as an artist and to his views on art . . . This memoir is both a vivid portrait of a monstrously difficult man and a brilliant depiction of a great artist at work' New York Times

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  • Art Deco by Eric Knowles
    Art Deco (English, Paperback) Eric Knowles

    Although usually associated with the 1920s and '30s, the Art Deco style had already begun to emerge in France prior to the First World War. Art Deco design is redolent of the Jazz Age, conjuring images of society cocktail parties, the Charleston and Hollywood in this great but doomed era of excess. This book deals with Art Deco.

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  • The Hundred Headless Woman by Max Ernst
    The Hundred Headless Woman (English, Paperback) Max Ernst

    This 1929 collage novel by the avant-garde artist presents engravings from Victorian-era books and magazines, accompanied by enigmatic captions, that transport readers into the odd dream world of Surrealism.

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  • Arthur Rackham Masterpieces of Art by Joseph Simas
    Arthur Rackham Masterpieces of Art (English, Hardback) Joseph Simas

    Arthur Rackham was a Victorian born artist who influenced most of the commercial illustration of the first half of the 20thC. The impish detail of his hundreds of drawings brought humour and dark detail to the fairy stories and classic tales of his era; Arthur Rackham: Masterpieces of Art is a celebration of this industrious and lively artist.

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