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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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The Bitter Truth Avant-garde Art and the Great War

By: Cork, Richard

Price: £37.50

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1994

Seller ID: 17077

ISBN: 0300057040

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket

Please note that this is a heavy item and may require extra postage.; Jacket slightly torn at the top of spine, greybumped and with small tear at the top of spine; boards, text aslightly age toned, otherwise unmarked, binding tight. Survey of European, Russian and American artists response to theslaughter of the First World War. Quite scarce in hardback. ; 1.1 x 11.6 x 9.9 Inches; 336 pages View more info

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Art Nouveau 1890-1914

By: Greenhalgh, Paul

Price: £10.00

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