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  • Front of the book The Common Place James Castle Interior of the book The Common Place James Castle

    The Common Place James Castle

    $48.00
    James Castle (1899-1977) was an American artist who found inspiration in  the detritus of everyday life, primarily in the materials he collected  from his family’s home such as envelopes, packaging, advertisements and  matchbooks. Working...
    $48.00
  • Philadelphia: Portraits of the City, box and book Philadelphia: Portraits of the City, front cover

    Philadelphia: Portraits of the City

    $65.00
    "Our Philadelphia, as is all our history, is made of these moments:  photographs and stories. And in our effort to find and delineate these  moments we also recognized that we approached a sense of place. Circling  ever closer to a shared...
    $65.00
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    Long Light: Photography by David Lebe, front cover Pages from Long Light: Photography by David Lebe

    Long Light: Photography by David Lebe

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    Throughout the 1970s and 1980s David Lebe (b. 1948) pushed the boundaries of photography, creating nuanced and visually complex images using innovative techniques. Often enhancing his prints with hand-coloring, Lebe made experimental pinhole photographs,...
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    Bruce Nauman: Contrapposto Studies, front Pages from Bruce Nauman: Contrapposto Studies

    Bruce Nauman: Contrapposto Studies

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    This important publication offers the  first in-depth exploration of contemporary artist Bruce Nauman's  monumental works Contrapposto Studies, I through VII and Contrapposto  Studies, i through vii of 2015/2016. The book surveys Nauman's...
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  • Cy Twombly front cover interior of the book Cy Twombly

    Cy Twombly

    $60.00
    The complex oeuvre of the American artist Cy Twombly (1928-2011)  comprises a time period of around six decades, during which it never  lost any of its expressive power. Twombly was one of the most productive  artists in the history of...
    $60.00
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    Iznik Bookmark

    $14.00
     A bookmark perfect for holding the pages in your cookbook.  This Iznik floral is a detail taken from a 17th century Turkish dish in the collection.   Iznik pottery, named after the town of Iznik in western Anatolia where it was made,...
    $14.00
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    Pallache (Sword) with Scabbard Bookmark in a book Pallache (Sword) with Scabbard Bookmark

    Pallache (Sword) with Scabbard Bookmark

    $14.00
    En garde!  Save your place with this sword bookmark.  Gorgeously etched with gilded and velvet elements, the sword and scabbard dates to 17th century Hungary.  The pallache, from the Hungarian "pallos", is an edged sword developed in...
    $14.00
  • Cover of book Young Gifted and Black: A New Generation of Artists Interior of book Young Gifted and Black: A New Generation of Artists

    Young Gifted and Black: A New Generation of Artists

    $49.95
    This book surveys the work of a new generation of Black artists, and also features the voices of a diverse group of curators who are on the cutting edge of contemporary art. As mission-driven collectors, Bernard I. Lumpkin and Carmine D. Boccuzzi have...
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  • Cover of book Caravaggio Interior of book Caravaggio

    Caravaggio

    $9.95
    The life and work of Michelangelo Merisi, known as Caravaggio,  (1571–1610) is more fascinating than that of almost any other artist of  his time. He overcame the conventions of the Renaissance. He was not  interested in ideal beauty and...
    $9.95
  • Book cover of Horace Pippin, American Modern Interior of book Horace Pippin, American Modern

    Horace Pippin, American Modern

    $50.00
    By Anne Monahan West Chester, PA's own Horace Pippin was arguably the most successful African American artist of his day. Pippin (1888–1946) taught himself to paint in the 1930s and quickly  earned international renown for depictions of World War I,...
    $50.00
  • Cover of book Knight the Medieval Warrior's Unofficial Guide Interior of the book Knight the Medieval Warrior's Unofficial Guide

    Knight the Medieval Warrior's Unofficial Guide

    $16.95
    The knight is the supreme warrior of the Middle Ages. Fully armored and mounted on a magnificent charger, he seems invincible. Honor and  glory await him as, guided by the chivalric code, he fights with lance  and sword. This carefully...
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  • How to Read European Armor, front cover Pages of How to Read European Armor

    How to Read European Armor

    $25.00
    This engaging book offers an introduction to and overview of armor in  Europe from the Middle Ages through the 17th century, focusing in  particular on the 16th century when plate armor reached its peak of  stylistic beauty and functional...
    $25.00
  • Knightly Art of Battle, front cover Knightly Art of Battle, pages of book

    The Knightly Art of Battle

    $14.95
    This volume offers an intriguing glimpse into the world of late medieval  martial arts, from wrestling to fencing with the longsword to the  subtle tricks that could be employed when jousting on horseback. Using  superb details of lively...
    $14.95
  • Cover of book Modern Architecture A - Z Interior of book Modern Architecture A - Z

    Modern Architecture A - Z

    $20.00
     Like a bespoke global architecture tour, you’ll travel from Manhattan  skyscrapers to a Japanese concert hall, from Gaudí’s Palau Güell in  Barcelona to Lina Bo Bardi’s sports and leisure center in a former  factory site in São Paulo...
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  • cover of book Durer Interior of book Durer

    Durer

    $9.95
    More than 250 works by Albrecht Dürer are reproduced here to give the  reader a comprehensive survey of the life and work of this unique and  universal genius in genres ranging from prints and drawings to  watercolors and oil paintings...
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  • cover of book Leonardo Interior of book Leonardo

    Leonardo

    $9.95
    A divine painter and universal genius, Leonardo da Vinci continues to  fascinate us almost 500 years after his death. The works reproduced here  allow readers to rediscover the entire spectrum of da Vinci’s  prodigious artistic and...
    $9.95
  • Cover of book Tintoretto Interior of book Tintoretto

    Tintoretto

    $9.95
    Tintoretto shaped the artistic appearance of his hometown, Venice, like  no other Renaissance artist. His works remain foundational for the  European aesthetic. More than 180 pieces offer a fascinating insight  into this artist’s genius...
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  • Front of book Gainsborough Interior of book Gainsborough

    Gainsborough

    $9.95
    Thomas Gainsborough was one of the great English portrait and landscape  painters of the eighteenth century. His modern manner of painting based  on emotions was criticized by contemporaries such as Joshua Reynolds,  but it gave...
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  • Front of book El Greco Interior of book El Greco

    El Greco

    $9.95
    Greek artist Domínikos Theotokópoulos, usually referred to as El  Greco, is considered one of the most outstanding artists of the late  sixteenth century. He became the main representative of Mannerism in  Spain with an individual style...
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  • Cover of book Botticelli Interior of book Botticelli

    Botticelli

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    Sandro Botticelli (1444/45–1510) numbers among the most important  artists of the Italian Renaissance. He attracted commissions from many  of the most powerful figures of the Italian city states, above all the  Medici family, creating...
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  • Front of book Gaudi Interior of book Gaudi

    Gaudi

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    Antoni Gaudí's architecture is unique and has been designated a  UNESCO World Heritage Site. Impressive forms, rich colors, and ingenious  structural solutions create syntheses of natural inspiration and  technical innovation, of styles...
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  • Cover of book Gauguin Interior of book Gauguin

    Gauguin

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    As a painter, designer, sculptor, and also a collector of art, Paul  Gauguin (1848–1903) was the leader of the Pont-Aven school and one of  the most important post-impressionist painters. Trained in painting by  Camille Pissarro, he...
    $9.95
  • Book Gustav Klimt (Taschen) cover Interior of book Gustav Klimt (Taschen)

    Gustav Klimt (Taschen)

    $20.00
    Fall under the spell of Gustav Klimt. A century after his death, the Viennese artist still startles with his unabashed eroticism, dazzling surfaces, and artistic experimentation. Master of 19th-century Viennese art and pioneer of the Secessionist...
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  • Cover of book Hiroshige: One Hundred Famous Views of Edo Interior of book Hiroshige: One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

    Hiroshige: One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

    $20.00
    A dazzling reprint of Hiroshige's views of Edo (modern-day Tokyo), one of the masterpieces of the ukiyo-e woodblock tradition and a paradigm of the Japonisme that inspired Impressionist, Post-Impressionist and Art Nouveau artists, from Vincent van Gogh...
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  • Front of book Bauhaus Interior of book Bauhaus

    Bauhaus

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    In a fleeting 14-year period between two world wars, Germany’s  Bauhaus school of art and design changed the face of modernity. With  utopian ideas for the future, the school developed a pioneering fusion  of fine art, craftsmanship, and...
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  • Cover of book Florilegium: The Book of Plants Interior of book Florilegium: The Book of Plants

    Florilegium: The Book of Plants

    $20.00
    In 367 exquisite plates, this treasure of botanical literature records the flowers of the palatial grounds at Eichstätt,  Bavaria, once some of the most beautiful gardens in history. The  illustrations are organized by season and, following the...
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  • Cover of book Leonardo: The Complete Drawings Interior of book Leonardo: The Complete Drawings

    Leonardo: The Complete Drawings

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    One of the most accomplished human beings who ever lived, Leonardo da  Vinci remains the quintessential Renaissance genius. Creator of the  world’s most famous paintings, this scientist, artist, philosopher,  inventor, builder, and...
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  • Cover of book Industrial Design Interior of book Industrial Design

    Industrial Design

    $20.00
    If you take even the slightest interest in the design of your  toothbrush, the history behind your washing machine, or the evolution of  the telephone, you’ll take an even greater interest in this completely  updated edition of Industrial...
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  • Cover of book Modern Art Interior of book Modern Art

    Modern Art

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    Most art historians agree that the modern art adventure first  developed in the 1860s in Paris. A circle of painters, whom we now know  as Impressionists, began painting pictures with rapid, loose brushwork.  They turned to everyday street...
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  • Cover of Toulouse-Lautrec Koenemann Interior of Toulouse-Lautrec Koenemann

    Toulouse-Lautrec

    $9.95
    Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec recorded unforgettable images of belle-époque  Paris in his paintings, lithographs, and posters. The posters created by  the painter and graphic designer for the Moulin Rouge club in  Montmartre remain extremely...
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  • Cover of Mondrian Koenemann Interior of Mondrian Koenemann

    Mondrian

    $9.95
    The work of Piet Mondrian is highly eclectic: from impressionist  landscapes to cubism and abstracts, in the final years of his working  life. This volume, enriched with images, provides a fascinating analysis  of the Dutch artist’s...
    $9.95
  • Front of Kirchner Koenemann Interior of Kirchner Koenemann

    Kirchner

    $9.95
    The artistic work of Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880–1938) is  considered a milestone of international modernism and the climax of  German Expressionism. This volume documents the development of the  multi-faceted oeuvre from the epoch-making...
    $9.95
  • Front of Hokusai Koenemann Interior of Hokusai Koenemann

    Hokusai

    $9.95
    His Great Wave off Kanagawa is the most famous work in  East Asian art. Hokusai, a self-confessed eccentric and obsessive,  created with his pictures of the floating world a veritable encyclopedia  of Japanese daily life and thus became a...
    $9.95
  • Cover of Hiroshige Koenemann Interior of Hiroshige Koenemann

    Hiroshige

    $9.95
    Hiroshige is one of the most important artists of the Japanese woodblock  print and is considered a master of “ukiyo-e,” the “pictures of the  floating world.” His evocative illustrations show mainly landscapes and  scenes from the capital...
    $9.95
  • Cover of Gustav Klimt Koenemann Interior of Gustav Klimt Koenemann

    Gustav Klimt

    $9.95
    "The Lady in Gold" was not his only painting!  Gustav Klimt, the most controversial artist of his time, enjoys incomparable  popularity to date. This book offers a fascinating insight into the  extensive work of this remarkable artist...
    $9.95
  • Cover of Edvard Munch Koenemann Interior of Edvard Munch Koenemann

    Edvard Munch

    $9.95
    Edvard Munch is the most important Scandinavian artist and a pioneer of  Expressionism. With him, the existential fear, the loneliness of man,  and the unpredictability of his feelings are drawn into art. With a novel and experimental painting...
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  • Front of book Painting With Picasso Interior of book Painting With Picasso

    Painting With Picasso

    $6.99
    By Julie Merberg and Suzanne Bober Set against the backdrop of well-known works by the artist, Pablo  Picasso, rhyming text explores the expressions and activities of a variety of people, from a young girl catching a dove to a serious boy steering a...
    $6.99
  • Cover of book Sunday With Seurat Interior of book Sunday With Seurat

    Sunday With Seurat

    $6.99
    By Julie Merberg and Suzanne Bober Set against the backdrop of well-known works by the artist, Georges Seurat, rhyming text tells a story from the artwork.  Part of the Mini Masters series. Ages 0-4 Authors: Julie Merberg and Suzanne Bober ...
    $6.99
  • Front of Duchamp Fountain Postcard Back of Duchamp Fountain Postcard

    Marcel Duchamp Fountain Postcard

    $1.50
     Send your own message about art on this postcard of Duchamp's land mark readymade sculpture. Duchamp's Fountain is among the most notorious artworks of the twentieth century. Duchamp didn't make Fountain. It was a manufactured object – an...
    $1.50
  • Front cover of book Marcel Duchamp Interior of book Marcel Duchamp

    Marcel Duchamp

    $60.00
    Editor: Anne D'Harnoncourt Published in connection with the 1973 retrospective exhibition "Marcel Duchamp,"  co-curated by Anne d'Harnoncourt of the Philadelphia Museum of Art and  Kynaston McShine of The Museum of Modern Art. This...
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  • Front cover of Basquiat: A Graphic Novel Interior of Basquiat: A Graphic Novel

    Basquiat: A Graphic Novel

    $19.99
    By Paolo Parisi Cool, talented, and transgressive, Jean–Michel Basquiat's life is just  as fascinating as the work he produced. Delve into 1980s New York as  this vivid graphic novel takes you on Basquiat's journey from street–art  legend...
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  • Cover of Sean Scully: The Shape of Ideas Interior of Sean Scully: The Shape of Ideas

    Sean Scully: The Shape of Ideas

    $45.00
    By Timothy Rub and Amanda Sroka In a sustained exploration of the possibilities of abstraction, Sean  Scully (b. 1945) has created a rich body of work throughout his 50-year  career. Sean Scully: The Shape of Ideas sets his entire output...
    $45.00
  • Front of Find Your Artistic Voice Interior of Find Your Artistic Voice

    Find Your Artistic Voice

    $18.95
    An artist's unique voice is their calling card. It's what makes each of their works vital and particular. But developing such singular artistry requires effort and persistence.  Featuring advice from Congdon herself and interviews with a roster of...
    $18.95
  • Front of Draw Paint Print Like the Great Artists Interior of Draw Paint Print Like the Great Artists

    Draw Paint Print Like the Great Artists

    $10.99
    By Marion Denchars Draw or paint your self-portrait like Frida Kahlo, or learn how to crayon etch and make art inspired by Paul Klee. This book is filled with artist biographies and exercises based on countless artists. Draw, paint, and collage right in...
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  • Marcel Duchamp: Étant Donnés (hardcover) Marcel Duchamp: Étant Donnés (hardcover)

    Marcel Duchamp: Étant Donnés (hardcover)

    $60.00
    Michael R. Taylor (Author) with essays by Andrew Lins, Melissa S. Meighan, and Beth A. Price, Ken Sutherland, Scott Homolka, and Elena Torok In his early thirties, Marcel Duchamp convinced everyone that he had abandoned making art in favor of playing...
    $60.00
  • Post Card Tanner Annunciation

    Tanner Annunciation Postcard

    $1.50
    Whether sending one off to a loved one or keeping one as a personal souvenir, this postcard featuring Henry Ossawa Tanner's The Annunciation makes a great memento from the museum. About the Painting: Tanner painted The Annunciation soon after returning...
    $1.50
  • Cover of the book "Read This If You Want To Be Great At Drawing People" by Selwyn Leamy Interior of the book "Read This If You Want To Be Great At Drawing People" by Selwyn Leamy

    Read This If You Want To Be Great At Drawing People

    $17.99
    By Selwyn Leamy Learn to draw figures and faces with this clear and easy to follow guide, the latest in the bestselling "Read This" series. Revealing the techniques and ideas behind inspirational works, the book will set you on the path to making your...
    $17.99
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    Front cover of the "Designs For Different Futures" Exhibition Catalog Interior of the "Designs For Different Futures" Exhibition Catalog

    Designs For Different Futures

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    Designs for Different Futures records the concrete ideas and abstract dreams of designers, artists, academics, and scientists exploring how design might reframe our futures, socially, ethically, and aesthetically. Encompassing nearly one hundred...
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    Armor For Use On Horseback In The Field Bookmark

    $14.00
    This bookmark, complete with red tassel, keeps your page while you read about knights in shining armor. This bookmark is based on one of the few complete, or reasonably complete, European field armors surviving from the beginning of the sixteenth century...
    $14.00
  • Cover of the book "Read This If You Want To Be Great At Drawing" by Selwyn Leamy Interior of the book "Read This If You Want To Be Great At Drawing" by Selwyn Leamy

    Read This If You Want To Be Great At Drawing

    $17.99
    Selwyn Leamy Who doesn't want to be great at drawing? Now you can be. This book demystifies the art and practice of drawing. Through fifty drawings by great masters past and present, the techniques and ideas behind their master sketches will put you on...
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    Front cover of the book "Off The Wall: American Art To Wear" Interior page of the book "Off The Wall: American Art To Wear"

    Off The Wall: American Art To Wear

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    Edited by Dilys E. Blum; with essays by Dilys E. Blum and Mary Schoeser, and a contribution by Julie Schafler Dale This is the first publication to consider art to wear, also known as wearable art, as a discrete American movement that mirrored the...
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    Van Gogh Sunflowers Bookmark

    $14.00
    Inspired by Vincent van Gogh's iconic Sunflowers series, this bookmark was designed exclusively for the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Never lose your page again, and always be reminded of this beautiful painting. Complete with golden tassel, and made in...
    $14.00
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    Front cover of the book "Art Of China: Highlights From The Philadelphia Museum Of Art" Interior of the book "Art Of China: Highlights From The Philadelphia Museum Of Art"

    Art Of China: Highlights From The Philadelphia Museum Of Art

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    Hiromi Kinoshita (Author) This richly illustrated catalogue of highlights from the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s wide-ranging collection of Chinese art, spanning antiquity to the present day, includes such gems as Ming gold vessels and imperial court...
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    The Essential Duchamp

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    Matthew Affron (Author) With contributions by Cécile Debray, Alexander Kauffman, Michael R. Taylor, and John Vick This book offers an engaging and accessible introduction to one of the twentieth century’s greatest and most enigmatic artists, Marcel...
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  • Cover of the book "Cy Twombly: Fifty Days At Iliam" Title page of the book "Cy Twombly: Fifty Days At Iliam"

    Cy Twombly: Fifty Days At Iliam

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    Carlos Basualdo (editor) with essays by Carlos Basualdo, Olena Chervonik, Richard Fletcher, Emily Greenwood, and Nicola Del Roscio This revelatory publication provides a comprehensive and multifaceted account of Cy Twombly’s masterpiece Fifty Days at...
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  • Cover of the book "60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Philadelphia" by Lori Litchman Pages from the book 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Philadelphia

    60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Philadelphia

    $21.95
    The best way to experience Philadelphia is by hiking it. Get outdoors with local author and hiking expert Lori Litchman with the new full-color edition of 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Philadelphia. These trails transport you to scenic overlooks, wildlife...
    $21.95
  • Cover of the book "Frida Kahlo" Interior of the book "Frida Kahlo"

    Frida Kahlo

    $49.95
    Foreword by Kathy Halbreich. lizabeth Carpenter (Editor). Hayden Herrera (Contributor) , Elizabeth Carpenter(Contributor), Victor Zamudio-Taylor(Contributor) Few artists have captured the public's imagination with the force of Mexican painter Frida Kahlo...
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    Philadelphia Skyline Bookmark

    $14.00
    When you've got to put down that page-turner, you'll be glad to see the Philadelphia Skyline where you left off.  Museum Exclusive Solid brass, electro-plated with non-tarnishing silver finish, giclee print Bookmark measures 1" x 3 1/2";...
    $14.00
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    The Enchanted World Of German Romantic Prints: 1770 - 1850

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    John Ittmann (Editor), Cordula Grewe (Editorial Consultant) From the 1770s through the 1840s, German, Austrian, and Swiss artists used the medium of printmaking to create works that synthesized poetry, literature, music, and the visual arts in new and...
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    Marcel Duchamp: Étant Donnés (paperback) Marcel Duchamp: Étant Donnés (paperback)

    Marcel Duchamp: Étant Donnés (paperback)

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    Michael R. Taylor (Author) with essays by Andrew Lins, Melissa S. Meighan, and Beth A. Price, Ken Sutherland, Scott Homolka, and Elena Torok In his early thirties, Marcel Duchamp convinced everyone that he had abandoned making art in favor of playing...
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    Cover of book Marcel Duchamp: Étant donnés: Manual Of Instructions Interior of book Marcel Duchamp: Étant donnés: Manual Of Instructions

    Marcel Duchamp: Étant donnés: Manual Of Instructions

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    Out of print for a number of years, this facsimile of Marcel Duchamp’s Manual of Instructions was prepared by the artist for the disassembly of Étant donnés in his New York studio and its reassembly at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. First published more...
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    Cover of the book "An Eakins Masterpiece Restored: Seeing The Gross Clinic Anew" Interior page of the book "An Eakins Masterpiece Restored: Seeing The Gross Clinic Anew"

    An Eakins Masterpiece Restored: Seeing The Gross Clinic Anew

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    Kathleen A. Foster (Author) and Mark Tucker (Author) Thomas Eakins is acknowledged as one of the preeminent American painters of the 19th century. As a young artist in 1875 he prepared a monumental painting for the Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia...
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  • Cover of the book "Kahlo" by Andrea Kettenmann Pages from the book "Kahlo" by Andrea Kettenmann

    Kahlo Basic Art 2.0

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    The arresting paintings of Frida Kahlo were in many ways expressions of trauma. Through a near-fatal road accident at the age of 18, failing health, a turbulent marriage, miscarriage and childlessness, she transformed the afflictions into revolutionary...
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  • Cover of the book "Ink And Gold: Art Of The Kano" Interior of the book "Ink And Gold: Art Of The Kano"

    Ink And Gold: Art Of The Kano

    $65.00
    By Felice Fischer and Kyoko Kinoshita The Kano lineage of painters—the most important in Japan—was established in the late fifteenth century by Kano Masanobu (1434–1530) and continued for nearly 400 years. Originally limited to...
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    Drawn With Spirit: Pennsylvania German Fraktur

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    By Lisa Minardi, with an interview by Ann Percy Among the most beloved forms of American folk art, fraktur is a Germanic tradition of decorated manuscripts and printed documents noted for its use of bold colors and whimsical motifs. This publication...
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  • Front of the book Philadelphia Museum Of Art Handbook Interior of the book Philadelphia Museum Of Art Handbook

    Philadelphia Museum Of Art Handbook

    $19.95
    With an introduction by Timothy Rub, the George D. Widener Director and Chief Executive Officer The Philadelphia Museum of Art. This fully updated and beautifully redesigned handbook is the essential guide to the encyclopedic collections of the...
    $19.95
  • Cover of the book "Paul Strand: Master Of Modern Photography" Interior page of the book "Paul Strand: Master Of Modern Photography"

    Paul Strand: Master Of Modern Photography

    $60.00
    Peter Barberie (Editor), Amanda Bock (Editor), Martin Barnes (Contributor), Karen Beckman (Contributor), Tsitsi Jaji (Contributor), Maria Antonella Pelizzari (Contributor), Samantha Gainsburg (Contributor) Through his amazing variety of innovative...
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    Leger: Modern Art And The Metropolis

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    Edited by Anna Vallye; With contributions by Christian Derouet, Maria Gough, et al. With his landmark 1919 painting The City, Fernand Léger (1881–1955) inaugurated a vitally experimental decade during which he and others redefined the practice of...
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  • Cover of the book "A History Of Photography: From 1839 To The Present" Interior of the book "A History Of Photography: From 1839 To The Present"

    A History Of Photography: From 1839 To The Present

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    George Eastman’s career developed in a particularly American way. The founder of Kodak progressed from a delivery boy to one of the most important industrialists in American history, and a crucial innovator in photographic history. Eastman died in 1932,...
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    Rodin Museum Catalog

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    Jennifer A. Thompson (Author) The official guide to the Rodin Museum, complete with full-color photos, illustrations, and illuminating essays.
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    Cover of the book "Shipwreck!: Winslow Homer And The Life Line" Interior of the book "Shipwreck!: Winslow Homer And The Life Line"

    Shipwreck!: Winslow Homer And The Life Line

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