Category: History


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Art in the Age of Queen Victoria A Wealth of Depictions

By: Bills, Mark & Mary Cowling & Matthew Craske & Pamela Gerrish Nunn & Benedict Read & Alison Smith; Bi

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Lund Humphries Publishers Ltd: 2001

Seller ID: 16751

ISBN: 0853318298

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Colour illustrated dust jacket very slightly creased front top, binding tight, pages unmarked and bright, colour & b&w illustrations throughout; published to coincide with the centenary of the death of Queen Victoria and with the major exhibition The Victorian Nude at Tate Britain in autumn 2001. ; 4to 9.5" x 11.25"; 136 pages View more info

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By: Brown, Jonathan

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.: 1974

Seller ID: 28574

ISBN: 0810905493

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Please note this is a heavy item and will incur extra shipping charges for international orders.; Dust jacket has some discolouration on the back, but is otherwise in very good condition. Blue and white cloth binding with gilt lettering. Binding tight pages slightly discoloured, text block clean. Extensive colour and b&w illustrations ; Library of Great Painters; 12.70 X 9.90 X 1.20 inches; 158 pages View more info

Picasso Style and Meaning

By: Cowling, Elizabeth

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Phaidon Press: 2004

Seller ID: 25162

ISBN: 0714842931

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket

Paperback, front of paper cover spilit at top of spine, small mark at rear cover, , 'Phaidon non -mint copy' stamped on front free endpaper, top of spine split, jacket, covers, pages, plates unmarked, page edges clean, corners sharp.; 9.60 X 8.30 X 2.10 inches; 704 pages View more info

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Degas and New Orleans A French Impressionist in America

By: Feigenbaum, Gail & Jean Sutherland Boggs

Price: £10.00

Publisher: New Orleans Museum of Art: 1999

Seller ID: 28644

ISBN: 0894940732

Condition: Very Good

This book will incur additional postage charge due to weight. ; Stiff card binding. Clean and bright. Pages clean and binding tight. This book was published to accompany an exhibition by the New Orleans Museum of Art 1 May - 29 Aug 1999 in New Orleans and Copenhagen 16 Sept - Nov 28 1999 ; 11.08 X 9.74 X 1.05 inches; 301 pages View more info

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Art Nouveau 1890-1914

By: Greenhalgh, Paul

Price: £20.00

Publisher: V & A Publications: 2000

Seller ID: 17747

ISBN: 1851772979

Condition: Very Good

This is a heavy item and will require additional shipping costs ; Paper wrappers, slight crease to spine otherwise plates, text, unmarked, binding tight. Includes full page and smaller colour and B&W illustrations, photographs and annotations. Lavishly illustrated volume covering Art Noveau period between 1890 - 1914. Contributions from twenty leading scholars in the field. Published to coincide with exhibition at V&A and National Gallery of Art, Washington. ; 1.3 x 11.3 x 9.9 Inches; 464 pages View more info

Aspects of "Official" Painting and Philosophic Art 1789-1799

By: Kelder, Diane

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Garland Publishing: 1975

Seller ID: 21549

ISBN: 082401992x

Condition: Very Good-

VG, blue cloth boards with decorative silver gilt, only slightly rubbed to the top & bottom spine, no d/jkt; a PHD thesis published in the US due to its 'outstanding' nature. There is extensive pencil underlining throughout, lightly applied, though the extensive bibliography & b&w plates at the rear are untouched. A thorugh & learned examination of the inter-relationship of the neoclassical style & the stated aims of the French Revolution. ; Outstanding Dissertations in the Fine Arts; 8.3" x 6.25" x 0.9"; 245 pages View more info

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Scottish Art, 1460-1990

By: Macmillan, Duncan

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Mainstream Publishing: 1990

Seller ID: 24769

ISBN: 1851582517

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket

Black cloth boards vg, contents clean and unmarked. Binding tight. 346 b/w & colour reproductions. DJ good with small amount of edgewear and 3/4" rip at top of spine. A survey of Scottish painting by the former curator of the Talbot Rice Gallery at Edinburgh University. ; 11.26 X 9.45 X 1.57 inches; 432 pages View more info

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Van Eyck And the Founders of Early Netherlandish Painting

By: Pacht, Otto; Schmidt-Dengler, Maria & Maria Schmidt Dengler & David Britt

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Harvey Miller Publishers: 1999

Seller ID: 18168

ISBN: 1872501281

Condition: Very Good+

Card wrappers, crease down spine.; The founders of Netherlands painting; 0.72 x 11.02 x 8 Inches; 224 pages View more info

Claude Monet in Norway, Claude Monet in Holland, Claude Monet in Great Britain 3 Volumes

By: Patin, Sylvie & Marianne Alphant; Guardia, Maev Dela

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Fernand Hazan Editions: 1994

Seller ID: 17065

ISBN: 2850253545

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Please note this is a heavy item and will incur extra shipping charges.; 3 volumes in slipcase, a little scuffed, with title 'Claude Monet in the North sea'. Each of the volumes is in a good state, all Vg+/vg+; crisp, clean DJs wrapped in clear protective plastic; blue cloth with gilt lettering, clean and bright, likewise pages, text and illustrations. The three volumes focus on Monet's work in Norway, Holland and Great Britain, respectively. They are lavishly illustrated, all with an accompanying essay in French (original language) and English parallel text. ; 2.2 x 12.68 x 11.1 Inches; 300... View more info

Exploring China's Past New Discoveries and Studies in Archaeology and Art

By: Whitfield, Roderick & Tao Wang & Wang Tao

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Saffron Books: 1999

Seller ID: 20127

ISBN: 1872843204

Condition: Very Good-

VG-, large format paper covers considerably rubbed with some creasing at the corners, text, maps & b&w illustrations are complete but with some underlining in black & red here & there & someone has marked a map on p19 with a cross in blue biro. There are also a few very slight signs of yellowing to the edges of the text block. In all, though, it's a very useful resource for the examination of recent developments in Chinese historiography. ; Saffron International Series in Chinese Art & Archaeology No 1; 11.4" x 8.3" x 0.6"; 286 pages View more info