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  • Thomas Chippendale 1718-1779 by Adam Bowett
    Thomas Chippendale 1718-1779 (English, Hardback) Adam Bowett, James Lomax

    A scholarly catalogue of the Tercentenary exhibition held at Leeds Museum in 2018, with all the exhibits discussed and supported by introductory essays

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  • Visitors to Versailles - From Louis XIV to the French Revolution by Danielle O. Kisluk-Grosheide
    Visitors to Versailles - From Louis XIV to the French Revolution (English, Hardback) Danielle O. Kisluk-Grosheide, Bertrand Rondot

    A fascinating look at the splendor of the French court at Versailles through the eyes of its numerous visitors

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  • M: The Caravaggio Enigma by Peter Robb
    M: The Caravaggio Enigma (Paperback) Peter Robb

    The controversial, ground-breaking biography of Caravaggio

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  • Pasta For Nightingales by Helen Macdonald
    Pasta For Nightingales (Hardback) Helen Macdonald $20.03
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  • Gardens of Court and Country by David Jacques
    Gardens of Court and Country (English, Hardback) David Jacques

    Gardens of Court and Country provides the first comprehensive overview of the development of the English formal garden from 1630 to 1730. Often overshadowed by the English landscape garden that became fashionable later in the 18th century, English formal gardens of the 17th century displayed important design innovations that reflected a broad rethinking of how gardens functioned within society....

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  • Everything is Happening by Michael Jacobs
    Everything is Happening (English, Paperback) Michael Jacobs

    A gripping and beguiling blend of art history, memoir and travel writing which delves into the mysteries and meanings of Las Meninas, Velazquez's iconic masterpiece

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  • Hokusai's Lost Manga by Sarah E. Thompson
    Hokusai's Lost Manga (English, Hardback) Sarah E. Thompson $31.95 $35.00
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  • Fantastic Ornament, Series Two by A. Hauser
    Fantastic Ornament, Series Two (English, Paperback) A. Hauser

    Engraved in the 19th century, these flamboyant ornamental designs are based on a wide variety of historical examples, dating back as far as the 1500s and including images by Watteau and Dürer.

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  • Gunnersbury Park by Val Bott
    Gunnersbury Park (English, Paperback) Val Bott, James Wisdom

    A beautifully illustrated guide to Gunnersbury Park and the many different transformations it has undergone since its foundation in the Middle Ages.

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  • Baroque between the Wars by Jane Stevenson
    Baroque between the Wars (English, Hardback) Jane Stevenson

    Covering literature, film, interior design, architecture, photography, fashion, ballet, and flower arranging, Baroque between the Wars offers a new take on modernism that explores how baroque offered a whole new way of being modern.

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  • The Paston Treasure by Andrew Moore
    The Paston Treasure (English, Hardback) Andrew Moore, Nathan Flis

    The Paston Treasure, a spectacular painting from the 1660s now held at Norwich Castle Museum, depicts a wealth of objects from the collection of a local landed family. This deeply researched volume uses the painting as a portal to the history of the collection, exploring the objects, their context, and the wider world they occupied.  Drawing on an impressive range of fields, including history of...

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  • The East India Company at Home, 1757-1857 by Margot Finn
    The East India Company at Home, 1757-1857 (English, Paperback) Margot Finn

    In the century between 1757 and 1857, The East India Company brought both sizeable affluence and fresh perspective back home to Britain from the Indian subcontinent. During this period, the Company shifted its activities and increasingly employed civil servants, army officers, surveyors, and doctors, many of whom returned to Britain with newly acquired wealth, tastes, and identities. This new...

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  • Decorating the 'Godly' Household by Tara Hamling
    Decorating the 'Godly' Household (English, Hardback) Tara Hamling

    The Reformation is generally regarded as a calamitous episode in the history of British art, with the rich artistic heritage of the medieval period eradicated and replaced by an austere Protestant culture of the word. This title argues that religious subject matter was common in the arts of Protestant Britain.

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  • The Painter's Touch by Ewa Lajer-Burcharth
    The Painter's Touch (English, Hardback) Ewa Lajer-Burcharth

    A new interpretation of the development of artistic modernity in eighteenth-century France...

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  • Prized Possessions by Quentin Buvelot
    Prized Possessions (English, Paperback) Quentin Buvelot, David Taylor

    Celebrating the enduring British taste for collecting Dutch paintings from thelong seventeenth century, this exhibition catalogue will explore why and how this particular type of art was desired, commissioned and displayed, through the consideration of Golden Age masterpieces from a number of National Trust houses.

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  • The American School by Susan Rather
    The American School (English, Hardback) Susan Rather

    An in-depth look at the changing status of American artists in the 18th and early 19th century

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  • Goya by Rainer & Rose-Marie Hagen
    Goya (English, Hardback) Rainer & Rose-Marie Hagen

    From his royal court portraits to horrific scenes of conflict, Francisco Jose de Goya y Lucientes remains one of Spain's most revered and startling artists. With key works from throughout his career, this vivid introduction explores Goya's mastery of form and light and varied, daring subjects.

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  • Dutch Painting by Marjorie E. Wieseman
    Dutch Painting (English, Paperback) Marjorie E. Wieseman

    The National Gallery, London is home to a world-renowned collection of Dutch paintings that includes masterpieces by Rembrandt, Vermeer, Hals, Cuyp and Ruisdael, among many others. Accessible and illuminating, this guide is essential reading for anyone with an interest in Dutch painting.

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  • Asia in Amsterdam by Jan Van Campen
    Asia in Amsterdam (English, Hardback) Jan Van Campen

    A fascinating survey of the rich artistic and cultural impact of Asia on the Netherlands in the 17th century

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  • Citizen Portrait by Tarnya Cooper
    Citizen Portrait (English, Hardback) Tarnya Cooper

    For much of early modern history, the opportunity to be immortalized in a portrait was explicitly tied to social class: only landed elites and royalty had the money and power to commission such an endeavour. This book examines the patronage and production of portraits in Tudor and Jacobean England.

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