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MONET'S GARDENS

MONET'S GARDENS

by Swinglehurst E

One of a series of books, exploring how artists have been drawn to certain subjects. This book explores Monet's passion for gardens. beautifully illustrated throughout with Monet's works.
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£5.50
Angels: From Dante Rossetti to Paul Klee

Angels: From Dante Rossetti to Paul Klee

by Ruth Langenberg

For centuries, artists have incorporated angels into their works. In the Symbolist movement of the late nineteenth century, these heavenly figures embodied a defiant stance against the materialism and scientific rationalism of that era. The Pre-Raphaelites and Art Nouveau artists especially embraced the angel as a romantic symbol of beauty, grace, and imagination. The masterpieces included in this volume feature angels in varying styles from an international spectrum of artists and movements. Starting... Read more
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£9.99
Vincent Van Gogh

Vincent Van Gogh

by Edda Fonda

Almost every page dedicated to one of Van Gogh's masterpieces - with short factual information on the first few pages.
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£7.99
The Practical Potter: A Step-by-Step Handbook

The Practical Potter: A Step-by-Step Handbook

by Josie Warshaw

Large glossy well illustrated book, showing the rudiments of practical pottery.
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£22.00
Stanley Spencer (The Penguin Modern Painters)

Stanley Spencer (The Penguin Modern Painters)

by Sir Kenneth (editor) Clark

Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1947. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Brown card wrappers with lettering and publisher's penguin logo in black and white to front cover; 15 pages of text by Eric Newton (including list of plates & title pages) followed by 32 pages of plates half in colour & half in b/w. Size: Oblong 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 15 + 32 pages. Light wear to spine edges;. Slight foxing front/rear end-papers, but body of book... Read more
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£10.00
Turner

Turner

by Gabriele Crepaldi

Perhaps the best-loved English romantic painter, Turner became known as 'the painter of light'. The use of brilliant watercolour characterizes his numerous landscapes. Travelling throughout Europe, Turner captured the vitality of urban and pastoral scenes. As he developed his technique, his paintings took on the quality of pure luminescence, paving the way for the Impressionist era to come. Overflowing with images, this book offers full-page spreads of masterpieces as well as highlights of smaller... Read more
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£8.99
Dark Art: How to Draw & Paint Witches & Worlds

Dark Art: How to Draw & Paint Witches & Worlds

by Bob Hobbs

This work presents a fantasy art gallery of visual inspiration, authentic reference and practical guidance on drawing and painting imagery from the diverse world of witchcraft. It is perfect for fantasy artists who want to explore the fascinating history of witchcraft and enhance their images of witches, wizards and related paraphernalia. A wealth of visual and textual information offers artists the chance to introduce more realism into their work and gives advice on digital fantasy art. Featuring a rich... Read more
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£14.99
LONDON 1753

LONDON 1753

by Sheila O'Connell

This is a selection of quotations, poems, anecdotes and extracts about London over its long history, illustrated with specially commissioned location photography and a variety of scenes from rarely exhibited watercolours, prints and drawings in the collection of the British Museum.
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£24.99
Baroque Painting (Barron's Art Handbooks: Yellow Series)

Baroque Painting (Barron's Art Handbooks: Yellow Series)

by Parramon's Editorial Team

Well set out and well illustrated with colour photographs of masterpieces of baroque paintings from the 17th and 18 centuries. Ideal for an art history student, or anyone who wants to know more about art from that period.
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£9.99
Getting the Best from Watercolour Pencils (pamphlet)

Getting the Best from Watercolour Pencils (pamphlet)

A booklet produced by Derwent Cumberland Pencils. Well illustrated in colour.
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£3.99
William Morris By Himself

William Morris By Himself

by Gillian Naylor (ed)

Illustrated in colour throughout - showing many of William Morris' popular prints for wallpapers and fabrics in the early 20th Century
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£11.99
The Shell Poster Book

The Shell Poster Book

by Shell UK

The very best of Shell art from the collection housed at the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu. These posters are more than just a vibrant celebration of one company's enlightened and eclectic advertising policy - they are superb pieces of art in their own right. From the 1920s to the 1950s Shell produced some of the most memorable advertising posters Britain has ever seen. Used as lorry bills, the posters are both extremely fine examples of commercial art and a nostalgic view of a lost Britain. The list... Read more
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£150.00
Scenes From a Life

Scenes From a Life

by David Ponsonby

privately published, Brighton, Sussex, 2013. First Edition. Hardcover (Printed Boards). As New. No. 17 of a limited subscription edition of 100 copies; sold together with some letters (& copies of letters) relating to the publishing of this title; blue boards with red cloth spine; front cover pen portrait of the author (ink & brush circa 1935); blue end-papers with red illustrations of Lisbon Street scenes sketched by the author; black ribbon bookmark. Assembled here are chapters of... Read more
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£25.00
Kurt Schwitters

Kurt Schwitters

by Schmalenbach Werner

London: Thames and Hudson, 1970. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 300x215x50xmm. 300x215x50xmm+2200g . . 500g Postage Incorrect see below for 3kg . . Thames and Hudson. London. 1970. . . . Pp440. With 54 hand-mounted colour plates and 276 black and white illustrations. Hard boards with original dust jacket. Slight foxing on front and rear end papers. dust jacket has small nick in the spine: Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Book and or Jacket may have names. dedications. marks. tears. foxing. browned... Read more
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AU$198.60
Renoir My Father

Renoir My Father

by Renoir Jean

Worlds Books - The Reprint Society, 1962. Hardcover. Good/Good. 235x150x26xmm. 235x150x26xmm+674g . . 500g Postage Incorrect see below for 1kg . . Worlds Books - The Reprint Society. . 1962. . . . Pp416. Translated by Randolph and Dorothy Weaver. Hard boards with gold lettering to spine in original dust jacket. unclipped. Book has dedication on front free endpaper; slight foxing to preliminary pages; dust jacket has foxing internally: Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Book and or Jacket may have... Read more
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AU$17.00
Goa Xingjian Return To Painting

Goa Xingjian Return To Painting

by Benabid Nadia

Perennial An Imprint Of Harpercollins Publisher, 2001. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 300x225x15xmm. 300x225x15xmm+1030g . . 500g Postage Incorrect see below for 2kg . . Perennial An Imprint Of Harpercollins Publisher. . 2001. First Edition. . . Pp190. First US edition. Translated by Nadia Benabid. Soft cover; ex-library with all the usual markings. In very good tight; clean Condition: Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Book and or Jacket may have names. dedications. marks. tears.... Read more
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AU$28.40
MONET

MONET

by Jean-Paul Crespelle

Beautifully illustrated throughout with Monet's works and explanations of his work.
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£15.00
With Love From Bunty

With Love From Bunty

by Goodman Jean

uk: Parke Sutton Publishing Ltd, 1993. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 205x220x13xmm. 205x220x13xmm+438g . . 500g Postage Incorrect see below for 1kg . . Parke Sutton Publishing Ltd. uk. 1993. . . . Pp84: Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Book and or Jacket may have names. dedications. marks. tears. foxing. browned pages. creasing and losses unless otherwise noted.. . . Australia_Post_Zoned_International_Shipping_Rates_FOR_THIS_PARCEL . . AP-Zone1_NZ:_AU$27.20 . . AP-Zone4_Canada_USA:_AU$41.80 . .... Read more
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AU$28.40
Painting Textures in Acrylics [Leisure Arts 35]

Painting Textures in Acrylics [Leisure Arts 35]

by Wendy Jelbert

Booklet explaining the technique of painting with acrylics to achieve a textured finish.
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£6.99
Life and Works of Constable (Life & Works)

Life and Works of Constable (Life & Works)

by Clarence Jones

Outlining the life and works of one of the great masters of art, this book is beautifully illustrated with a masterpiece and its explanation on each page. Not too big, light and easy to handle. Ideal quick reference book or an introduction to Constable.
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£5.99
Monet at Giverny

Monet at Giverny

by Claire Joyes

FIRST EDITION by MATTHEWS MILLER DUNBAR of LONDON 1975
A biographical photographic account of Monet at Giverny - with many sepia photos of himself and others, as well as some colour pictures of some of his masterpieces.
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£8.00
COLOR: HOW TO SEE IT. HOW TO PAINT IT (PB)

COLOR: HOW TO SEE IT. HOW TO PAINT IT (PB)

by Judy Martin

Very well illustrated in colour throughout - ideal for budding artists
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£5.00
The Life and Times of Delacroix [Portraits of Greatness]

The Life and Times of Delacroix [Portraits of Greatness]

by Enzo Orlandi (ed) Adelaide Murgia (text) Peter Muccini (translator)

Genius or lunatic? Opinions of Delacroix in Parisian artistic circles were sharply divided when he burst upon them in 1820. This book is beautifully illustrated with Delacroix's work, throughout and sets out the history of his career.
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£15.00
Leonardo Da Vinci

Leonardo Da Vinci

by Carlo Pedretti

Leonardo da Vinci was the true Renaissance man. Not only was he one of the greatest artists ever to live, but he was also a truly gifted architect and creative mind who devised amazing machines centuries ahead of his time. His list of interests and achievements are extraordinary; as well as artist and architect, he was astronomer, researcher, scientist, experimenter, anatomist, and inventor. Leonardo's most acclaimed paintings are the Mona Lisa in the Louvre, Paris and The Last Supper in the refectory at... Read more
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£7.99
The Life and Works of Monet : A Compilation of Works from the Bridgeman Art Library

The Life and Works of Monet : A Compilation of Works from the Bridgeman Art Library

by Edmund Swinglehurst

This book shows fifty of the most famous works of the leading member of the Impressionist movement, Claude Monet. Set out in chorological order, with notes on the great artist's life, this book is beautifully illustrated in colour, with Monet's paintings on every page.
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£5.50