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Monographs

Monographs

  • Portraitist Frans Hals and His World Portraitist Frans Hals and His World

    Portraitist Frans Hals and His World

    $35.00
    Frans Hals was one of the greatest portrait painters in history, and his style transformed ideas and expectations about what portraiture can do and what a painting should look like. Hals was a member of the great trifecta of Dutch Baroque painters...
    $35.00
  • Vincent Van Gogh: Healing Power of Nature Vincent Van Gogh: Healing Power of Nature

    Vincent Van Gogh: Healing Power of Nature

    $16.95
    'Sometimes I long so much to do landscape, just as one would for a long walk to refresh oneself, and in all of nature, in trees for instance, I see expression and a soul.' Vincent van Gogh saw nature and art as inseparably linked. In The Healing Power...
    $16.95
  • Vladimir Kagan: A Lifetime in Avant Garde Design Vladimir Kagan: A Lifetime in Avant Garde Design

    Vladimir Kagan: A Lifetime in Avant Garde Design

    $85.00
    With Vladimir Kagan’s death in 2016, the world of design lost one of its most celebrated practitioners. Pointed Leaf Press is honored to be reissuing, in its third edition: Vladimir Kagan: A Lifetime of Avant Garde Design. The new book, in addition to...
    $85.00
  • Dorothea Tanning: Doesn't Paint Say It All? Dorothea Tanning: Doesn't Paint Say It All?

    Dorothea Tanning: Doesn't Paint Say It All?

    $45.00
    American Surrealist artist Dorothea Tanning (1910–2012) worked across painting, sculpture, printmaking, installation and writing over the course of seven decades, producing one of the 20th century’s most enigmatic oeuvres. Tanning’s work conjures...
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  • Black Orpheus: Jacob Lawrence and the Mbari Club Black Orpheus: Jacob Lawrence and the Mbari Club

    Black Orpheus: Jacob Lawrence and the Mbari Club

    $50.00
    The first book to feature Jacob Lawrence’s Nigeria series, this richly illustrated volume also highlights Africa’s place as a global center of modernist art and culture. This revelatory book shines a light on the understudied but important influence of...
    $50.00
  • Jean-Michel Basquiat Art and Objecthood Jean-Michel Basquiat Art and Objecthood

    Jean-Michel Basquiat Art and Objecthood

    $65.00
    Bringing together a range of unconventional painted supports and found-object sculptures, Jean-Michel Basquiat: Art and Objecthood provides an innovative, in-depth look into the artist’s sculptural practice. In addition to painting and drawing on...
    $65.00
  •  Michelangelo the Complete Works XL Edition  Michelangelo the Complete Works XL Edition

    Michelangelo the Complete Works XL Edition

    $80.00
    This XL edition traces the extraordinary depth and breadth of Michelangelo’s work and his ascent to the elite of the Renaissance and art history. Ten richly illustrated chapters cover the artist’s paintings, sculptures, and architecture, with special...
    $80.00
  • A Book of Days by Patti Smith A Book of Days by Patti Smith

    A Book of Days by Patti Smith

    $28.99
    A deeply moving and brilliantly idiosyncratic visual book of days by the National Book Award–winning author of Just Kids and M Train. More than 365 images chart Smith’s singular aesthetic -- inspired by her wildly popular Instagram. In 2018, without any...
    $28.99
  • Winslow Homer American Passage Winslow Homer American Passage

    Winslow Homer: American Passage

    $50.00
    In 1860, at the age of twenty-four, Winslow Homer (1836–1910) sold Harper’s Weekly two dozen wood engravings, carved into boxwood blocks and transferred to  metal plates to stamp on paper. One was a scene that Homer saw on a  visit...
    $50.00
  • Nick Cave Forothermore Nick Cave Forothermore

    Nick Cave: Forothermore

    $65.00
    The definitive volume on the ever-evolving and shape-shifting work of the Chicago-based artist, Nick Cave: Forothermore highlights the way Cave’s practice has shifted and continues to shift in response to our history and current moment of cultural crisis...
    $65.00
  • Matisse Stories by ASByatt Matisse Stories by ASByatt

    Matisse Stories by A.S.Byatt

    $13.00
    These stories celebrate the eye even as they reveal its unexpected proximity to the heart. For if each of A.S. Byatt's narratives is in some way inspired by a painting of Henri Matisse, each is also about the intimate connection between seeing and...
    $13.00
  • Matisse and Decoration Matisse and Decoration

    Matisse and Decoration

    $60.00
    Between 1935 and his death at midcentury, Henri Matisse (1869–1954) undertook many decorative projects and commissions. These include mural paintings, stained glass, ceramic tiles, lead crystal pieces, carpets, tapestries, fashion fabrics, and...
    $60.00
  • Matisse Masters of Art Matisse Masters of Art

    Matisse: Masters of Art

    $14.95
    From his earliest pointillist-influenced paintings to this mature and playful paper cut-outs; from enormous, ebullient murals to reverent stained glass--Henri Matisse was renowned for his dramatic use of color and fluid draftsmanship. Thirty of Matisse's...
    $14.95
  • Mina Loy Apology of Genius Mina Loy Apology of Genius

    Mina Loy: Apology of Genius

    $27.50
    Mina Loy was born in London in 1882, became American, and lived  variously in New York, Europe, and finally, Aspen until she died in  1966. Flamboyant and unapologetically avant-garde, she was a poet,  painter, novelist, essayist,...
    $27.50
  • Alain Locke and the Visual Arts Alain Locke and the Visual Arts

    Alain Locke and the Visual Arts

    $50.00
    A fresh perspective on the influential critic, offering new ways of understanding the art of the Harlem Renaissance. Alain Locke (1885-1954), leading theorist of the Harlem Renaissance, maintained a lifelong commitment to the visual arts. Offering an...
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  • Vermeer The Complete Works T40 series Vermeer The Complete Works T40 series

    Vermeer The Complete Works T40 series

    $30.00
    Discover one of the most admired artists in history: Johannes Vermeer. Complete with crisp reproductions, details, and insightful essays, this monograph spans his entire repertoire, illuminating the artist’s outstanding ability not only to bear witness...
    $30.00
  • Virgil Abloh Nike ICONS Virgil Abloh Nike ICONS

    Virgil Abloh. Nike. ICONS

    $80.00
    Bringing together all the greats—from Air Jordan 1 to Air Presto—Nike  and Virgil Abloh reinvent sneaker culture with the collaborative project  The Ten and redesign 10 sneaker icons. Experience engineering ingenuity and...
    $80.00
  • Faith Ringgold Politics/Power Faith Ringgold Politics/Power

    Faith Ringgold: Politics/Power

    $49.95
    Ringgold's most formative and influential political works are gathered in this beautifully designed clothbound volume. Alongside reproductions of key works made between 1967 and 1981, Faith Ringgold: Politics / Power provides an overview of Ringgold's...
    $49.95
  • Point Break Raymond Pettibon Surfers and Waves Point Break Raymond Pettibon Surfers and Waves

    Point Break: Raymond Pettibon Surfers and Waves

    $60.00
    Pettibon is known for his characteristically enigmatic aesthetic and sharply satirical critiques of American culture. Though drenched in cynicism, his work empathizes with the dizzying madness of our own humanity as it engages both so-called high and low...
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  • MC Escher Kaleidocycles MC Escher Kaleidocycles

    MC Escher Kaleidocycles

    $60.00
    Intricate patterns and mind-boggling graphics are trademarks of the fascinating creations of M.C. Escher.  Mysterious and mathematical at once, the magical visual world of Dutch artist M.C. Escher (1898–1972) has captivated scientists and scholars...
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  • Magic Mirror of MC Escher Magic Mirror of MC Escher

    Magic Mirror of MC Escher

    $40.00
    “A woman once rang me up and said, ‘Mr. Escher, I am absolutely crazy about your work. In your print Reptiles, you have given such a striking illustration of reincarnation.’ I replied, ‘Madame, if that’s the way you see it, so be it.’” A fittingly sly...
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  • Shahzia Sikander Extraordinary Realities Shahzia Sikander Extraordinary Realities

    Shahzia Sikander Extraordinary Realities

    $45.00
    Pioneering Pakistani American artist Shahzia Sikander is one of the most influential artists working today. Sikander is widely celebrated for expanding and subverting miniature painting to explore gender roles and sexuality, cultural identity, racial...
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  • On Edward Hicks On Edward Hicks

    On Edward Hicks

    $35.00
    Edward Hicks (1780–1849) was the creator of one of the most familiar scenes in American art: the Peaceable Kingdom, which depicts a realm where wild and flesh-eating animals come together with defenseless creatures, and will not harm them. Because Hicks...
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  • Bruce Nauman Contrapposto Studies Bruce Nauman Contrapposto Studies

    Bruce Nauman Contrapposto Studies

    $75.00
    The catalogue for the exhibition at Punta della Dogana.  The show in Venice will present two major works jointly owned by the Philadelphia Museum of Art and Pinault Collection (Contrapposto Studies, I through VII from 2015/2016 and Walks In Walks...
    $75.00
  • Sophie Taeuber-Arp A life Through Art Sophie Taeuber-Arp A life Through Art

    Sophie Taeuber-Arp: A life Through Art

    $39.95
    An  intimate look at the life and career of the Dada hero known for the  unique joy of her work across mediums, authored by her great-niece and  buttressed with archival material.  Even when  performing at Zurich’s Cabaret...
    $39.95
  • Thomas Coles Studio Memory and Inspiration Thomas Coles Studio Memory and Inspiration

    Thomas Cole's Studio Memory and Inspiration

    $39.95
    An exploration of nineteenth-century American landscape painter Thomas Cole and the influential role of his studio for other artists of the Hudson River School. In December 1846, Thomas Cole excitedly began work in his new studio, but his early death...
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  • Andrew Wyeth Life and Death Andrew Wyeth Life and Death

    Andrew Wyeth: Life and Death

    $40.00
    Presenting recently rediscovered drawings, Life and Death explores what it means for an artist to picture their own death, in both the context of Wyeth’s late career and contemporary American art. This volume presents for the first time a recently...
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  • Courbets Landscapes The Origins of Modern Painting Courbets Landscapes The Origins of Modern Painting

    Courbet's Landscapes: The Origins of Modern Painting

    $50.00
    A groundbreaking insight into Gustave Courbet and his bold experiments in landscape painting. Between 1862 and 1866 Gustave Courbet embarked on a series of sensuous landscape paintings that would later inspire the likes of Monet, Pissarro, and Cézanne...
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  • Matisse and the Joy of Drawing Matisse and the Joy of Drawing

    Matisse and the Joy of Drawing

    $45.00
    Traces the evolution of Matisse’s work on paper, from experimental beginnings to the artist’s instantly recognizable mature style. An internationally recognized expert in the European tradition of draughtsmanship, Christopher Lloyd offers rare insights...
    $45.00
  • Sean Scully 1970 Sean Scully 1970

    Sean Scully: 1970

    $35.00
    Revolutionizing abstract painting with his grid systems of intersecting bands and lines, Sean Scully is widely regarded as the master of post-minimalist abstraction. In this retrospective exhibition, Scully revisits his early works from 1969 to 1974. It...
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  • Faith Ringgold American People Faith Ringgold American People

    Faith Ringgold: American People

    $79.95
    Faith Ringgold is a critically acclaimed and key figure of postwar American art, whose unique methods of visual storytelling have documented and advanced art historical, feminist, and civil rights  movements for more than half a century...
    $79.95
  • Lovers Eyes Lovers Eyes

    Lover's Eyes

    $50.00
    Until the early 2000s, little had been written about eye miniatures or  “Lover's Eyes”, and their short-lived popularity at the end of the eighteenth- and early nineteenth-centuries, when hand-painted portraits  of single human eyes were set in...
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  • Afro-Atlantic Histories Afro-Atlantic Histories

    Afro-Atlantic Histories

    $69.95
     Afro-Atlantic Histories brings together a selection of more than 400 works and documents by more than 200 artists from the 16th to the 21st centuries that express and analyze the ebbs and flows between Africa, the Americas, the Caribbean and Europe...
    $69.95
  • The Making of Rodin The Making of Rodin

    The Making of Rodin

    $55.00
    Auguste Rodin (1840–1917) was a radical sculptor whose unorthodox approach to multiplication, assemblage, industrial production, and serial repetition challenged classical sculptural traditions and provided a definitive break in the history of art...
    $55.00
  • Alice Neel An Engaged Eye Alice Neel An Engaged Eye

    Alice Neel An Engaged Eye

    $50.00
    One of the greatest portrait artists of the 20th century, Alice Neel's vibrant, expressionistic paintings revealed a breath-taking depth of emotion within her subjects. From works exploring loss and grief, to communist political art, Neel's work pushed...
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  • Marcel Duchamp text by Robert Lebel 1959 facsimile Marcel Duchamp text by Robert Lebel 1959 facsimile

    Marcel Duchamp text by Robert Lebel 1959 facsimile

    $125.00
    Marcel Duchamp, the artist’s first legendary monograph and draft catalogue raisonné, was written by art historian and novelist Robert  Lebel and published in French in 1959; later that same year, it was  translated into English by George Heard...
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  • Paul Klee 1939 Paul Klee 1939

    Paul Klee 1939

    $60.00
    In 1939, the year before his death from a long illness and against a  backdrop of sociopolitical turmoil and the outbreak of World War II, Klee worked with a vigor and inventiveness that rivaled even the most productive periods of his youth. This...
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  • Lee Friedlander The Mind And The Hand Lee Friedlander The Mind And The Hand

    Lee Friedlander: The Mind And The Hand

    $90.00
    Friedlander's social landscape is a who's who of postwar American photography.  In the 1960s and '70s, Lee Friedlander (born 1934) developed his signature  approach to documenting the American “social landscape”: deadpan,...
    $90.00
  • Think Like A Street Photographer Think Like A Street Photographer

    Think Like A Street Photographer

    $19.99
    Street  photography may look like luck, but you have to get out there and hone your craft if you want to shake up those luck vibes. Matt Stuart never goes out without his trusty Leica and, in a career spanning twenty years, has taken some of the...
    $19.99
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Emma Amos Color Odyssey Philadelphia Museum of Art Emma Amos Color Odyssey

    Emma Amos: Color Odyssey

    $40.00
    Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Emma Amos (1937 – 2020) was a distinguished painter and printmaker. She is best known for her bold and colorful mixed-media paintings that create visual tapestries in which she examines the intersection of race, class,...
    $40.00
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    Philadelphia Museum of Art Richard Benson The World Is Smarter Than You Are Philadelphia Museum of Art Richard Benson The World Is Smarter Than You Are

    Richard Benson: The World Is Smarter Than You Are

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    A wide-ranging retrospective that reveals a master printer’s own photographs to be technically brilliant work of remarkable breadth and complexity.This book presents the first in-depth survey of photographs by Richard Benson (1943–2017), who...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art AMCs Best Day Hikes Near Philadelphia Philadelphia Museum of Art AMCs Best Day Hikes Near Philadelphia

    AMC's Best Day Hikes Near Philadelphia

    $18.95
    AMC's Best Day Hikes Near Philadelphia offers 50 of the region's best hikes for all levels. Ideal for families, tourists, and locals alike, this easy-to-use guide will help hikers explore Eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware year-round, from...
    $18.95
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Marcel Duchamp Richard Mutts Fountain Philadelphia Museum of Art Marcel Duchamp Richard Mutts Fountain

    Marcel Duchamp: Richard Mutt's Fountain

    $25.00
    In 1917, the newly formed Society of Independent Artists received an unusual submission for its inaugural exhibit in New York: a porcelain urinal signed with the name “R. Mutt.” The Society’s board members  agreed to accept it into the exhibition,...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Funny Weather Art in an Emergency Philadelphia Museum of Art Funny Weather Art in an Emergency

    Funny Weather: Art in an Emergency

    $16.95
    In this remarkable, inspiring collection of essays, acclaimed writer and critic Olivia Laing makes a brilliant case for why art matters, especially in the turbulent political weather of the twenty-first century. Funny Weather brings together a career’s...
    $16.95
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art American Weathervanes The Art of the Winds Philadelphia Museum of Art American Weathervanes The Art of the Winds

    American Weathervanes: The Art of the Winds

    $75.00
    This American art form has long been an enduring  part of the country’s skylines. Early church steeples were graced with weathercocks, following a European tradition that dates to the MiddleAges. America’s first documented vane maker, metalsmith...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Ways of Seeing Philadelphia Museum of Art Ways of Seeing

    Ways of Seeing

    $17.00
    John Berger's Ways of Seeing is one of the most stimulating and the most influential books on art in any language. First published in 1972, it was based on the BBC television series about which the Sunday Times critic commented: "This is an eye-opener in...
    $17.00
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Edo Ball The Art of Basketball Philadelphia Museum of Art Edo Ball The Art of Basketball

    Edo Ball: The Art of Basketball

    $45.00
    This series of paintings seamlessly fuses contemporary basketball  imagery with Edo-period Japanese art and culture, with captivating results. Each image riffs on a classic Japanese painting or subject, adding a surprisingly weighty visual twist as...
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    Philadelphia Museum of Art Jasper Johns Mind/Mirror Philadelphia Museum of Art Jasper Johns Mind/Mirror

    Jasper Johns: Mind/Mirror

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    Jasper Johns (b. 1930) is one of the most influential artists living today . Over the past 65 years, he has produced a radical and varied body of work marked by constant reinvention. Inspired by the artist’s long-standing fascination with mirroring and...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Joel Meyerowitz How I Make Photographs Philadelphia Museum of Art Joel Meyerowitz How I Make Photographs

    Joel Meyerowitz: How I Make Photographs

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    The 'Masters of Photography' series is a new approach to photography how-to. Each volume is dedicated to the work of one key photographer who, through a series of bite-sized lessons and ideas, tells you everything you always wanted to know about their...
    $19.99
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art 100 Posters that Changed the World Philadelphia Museum of Art 100 Posters that Changed the World

    100 Posters that Changed the World

    $29.95
    This collection charts the history of poster design, from the time when paper was first affordable in the 18th century, through developments in print technology, to the more subtle visual communication of the 21st century. Along the way, it showcases the...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Design is Storytelling Philadelphia Museum of Art Design is Storytelling

    Design is Storytelling

    $17.95
    Good design, like good storytelling, brings ideas to life. The latest book from award-winning writer Ellen Lupton is a playbook for creative thinking, showing designers how to use storytelling techniques to create satisfying graphics, products, services...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art What Adults Dont Know About Art Philadelphia Museum of Art What Adults Dont Know About Art

    What Adults Don't Know About Art

    $19.99
    Inspiring Young Minds to Love and Enjoy Art Everyone tells children that art matters— but the truth is that very often it's hard to know why it really does. Museum visits can feel like a chore as does having to learn the names of the big artists we're...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Start with a House, Finish with a Collection Philadelphia Museum of Art Start with a House, Finish with a Collection

    Start with a House, Finish with a Collection

    $75.00
    Offers a unique personal perspective on the journey of collecting  American art and antiques Start with House, Finish with a Collection is the story of how a couple's use of American art and antiques evolved  from furnishing a house into a...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Fabric of A Nation American Quilt Stories Philadelphia Museum of Art Fabric of A Nation American Quilt Stories

    Fabric of A Nation: American Quilt Stories

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    A mother stitches a few lines of prayer into a bedcover for her son serving in the Union army during the Civil War. A formerly enslaved  African American woman creates a quilt populated by Biblical figures  alongside celestial events. A quilted...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art A Century of Color in Design Philadelphia Museum of Art A Century of Color in Design

    A Century of Color in Design

    $34.95
    The allure of color is time honored and undeniable, but its inspired use in product design is a relatively new development. More than a century ago the Bauhaus movement changed the use of color in design. After World War II, pigment-imbued molded...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Milton Glaser Graphic Design Philadelphia Museum of Art Milton Glaser Graphic Design

    Milton Glaser: Graphic Design

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    Milton Glaser: Graphic Design, perhaps the most famous book of its kind, explores the early decades of America’s pre-eminent graphic artist. Glaser’s work ranges from the psychedelic Bob Dylan poster to book and record covers; from store and restaurant...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art France Sketchbooks Philadelphia Museum of Art France Sketchbooks

    France Sketchbooks

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    For centuries artists and designers have recorded places, people, and life in travel sketchbooks. Over a period of fifty years, Laurie Olin, one of America’s most distinguished landscape architects, has recorded aspects of France: its cities and...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Dieter Rams Less but Better Philadelphia Museum of Art Dieter Rams Less but Better

    Dieter Rams: Less but Better

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    Few product designs have the staying power of creations by Dieter Rams.  Almost everything produced by the most influential designer of the twentieth century is today considered a classic. This new and revised edition...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art When America First Met China Philadelphia Museum of Art When America First Met China

    When America First Met China

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    Brilliantly illuminating one of the least-understood areas of American history, best-selling author Eric Jay Dolin now traces our fraught relationship with China back to its roots: the unforgiving nineteenth-century seas that separated a brash, rising...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Design for Children Philadelphia Museum of Art Design for Children

    Design for Children

    $59.95
    Design for Children, a must-have book for all style-conscious  and design-savvy readers, documents the evolution of design for babies, toddlers, and beyond. The book spotlights more than 450 beautiful, creative, stylish, and clever examples of...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Pencils You Should Know Philadelphia Museum of Art Pencils You Should Know

    Pencils You Should Know

    $16.95
    This a great book for pencil collectors, admirers, historians, artists, writers—anyone who gets excited about the new Palomino Blackwing, the Philadelphia Museum of Art exclusive Diana pencil for example, or a perfectly sharpened No. 2 Ticonderoga ...
    $16.95
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art The Hill We Climb An Inaugural Poem For The Country Philadelphia Museum of Art The Hill We Climb An Inaugural Poem For The Country

    The Hill We Climb: An Inaugural Poem For The Country

    $15.99
    YES!! That poet and that poem!  This is a special edition of the poem "The Hill We Climb," read at the inauguration of the 46th president of the United States, Joe Biden, on January 20, 2021.On January 20, 2021, Amanda Gorman became the sixth and...
    $15.99
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art The Design Book Mini Edition Philadelphia Museum of Art The Design Book Mini Edition

    The Design Book: Mini Edition

    $19.95
    From the paperclip to the Eames Lounge Chair, the hundreds of everyday  objects included in The Design Book span the last five centuries and  shape our society in indelible ways. This extraordinary collection  includes classic pieces by...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists? Philadelphia Museum of Art Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists?

    Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists?

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    Many scholars have called Linda Nochlin’s seminal essay on women artists the first real attempt at a feminist history of art. In her revolutionary essay, Nochlin refused to answer the question of why there had been no “great women...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Fewer, Better Things Philadelphia Museum of Art Fewer, Better Things

    Fewer, Better Things

    $27.00
    Curator and scholar Glenn Adamson opens Fewer, Better Things by contrasting his beloved childhood teddy bear to the smartphones and digital tablets children have today. He laments that many children and adults are losing touch with the material objects...
    $27.00
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft An American History Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft An American History

    Craft: An American History

    $30.00
    At the center of the United States’ economic and social development, according to conventional wisdom, are industry, commodities, and technology—while craftspeople and handmade objects are relegated to a bygone past. Renowned craft historian Glenn...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Made by Hand A Crafts Sampler Philadelphia Museum of Art Made by Hand A Crafts Sampler

    Made by Hand: A Crafts Sampler

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    Whirr, buzz, hum. Before busy machines in factories turned out most of what we need and use, people crafted these  items by hand. From a globe to a pie crimper, a butter churn to a rocking horse, this unique collection highlights fourteen...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art The Backyard Birdwatchers Bible Philadelphia Museum of Art The Backyard Birdwatchers Bible

    The Backyard Birdwatcher's Bible

    $35.00
    The Backyard Birdwatcher’s Bible is that rare type of book, one that is as packed with information as it is pleasing to look at. An elegant aesthetic is paired with practical tips on identifying, attracting, and caring for backyard birds, as well as...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Klimt The Colour Library Philadelphia Museum of Art Klimt The Colour Library

    Klimt: The Colour Library

    $19.95
    You saw Woman in Gold, this is the perfect introduction to the man who created her. Gustave Klimt (1862-1918) was one of the most brilliant artists of the Austrian avant-garde. Admired for his sensual images of women and for his powerful and original...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Picasso The Colour Library Philadelphia Museum of Art Picasso The Colour Library

    Picasso: The Colour Library

    $19.95
    The name which predominates in the development of art throughout the twentieth century is that of Pablo Picasso. Not only was he one of  the most influential artists, he was also one of the most versatile. This beautifully produced book surveys the...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Van Gogh The Colour Library Philadelphia Museum of Art Van Gogh The Colour Library

    Van Gogh: The Colour Library

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    Van Gogh's paintings revolutionized artistic practice and styles. The intensity  of his vision, his wonderful sense of color and the extraordinary  boldness of his technique created masterpieces that exercised a profound  influence on the...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Dali The Colour Library Philadelphia Museum of Art Dali The Colour Library

    Dali: The Colour Library

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    Salvador Dalí (1904-89) was one of the most controversial and paradoxical artists of the twentieth century. He was initially influenced by Impressionism and Cubism, but  subsequently became involved with the Surrealists, the most revolutionary...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Jasper Johns Redo An Eye Philadelphia Museum of Art Jasper Johns Redo An Eye

    Jasper Johns: Redo An Eye

    $60.00
    Spanning over 60 years of Jasper Johns’s (b. 1930) prolific career, this spectacular publication is the most comprehensive and definitive study of the artist’s work to date. Written by noted Johns expert Roberta Bernstein, the book explores...
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    Philadelphia Museum of Art Rookwood Pottery at the Philadelphia Museum of Art Philadelphia Museum of Art Rookwood Pottery at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

    Rookwood Pottery at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

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    The Rookwood Pottery was probably the most famous company making art pottery in the United States in the late nineteenth century into the twentieth century, achieving an international reputation and consistently promoting artistic innovation. Proud that...
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  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Senga Nengudi Topologies Philadelphia Museum of Art Senga Nengudi Topologies

    Senga Nengudi: Topologies

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    For almost fifty years, Senga Nengudi has shaped an œuvre that  inhabits a specific and unique place between sculpture, dance, and  performance. And that work has been widely recognized as groundbreaking.  Her iconic R.S.V.P...
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    Philadelphia Museum of Art Italian Master Drawings Philadelphia Museum of Art Italian Master Drawings

    Italian Master Drawings

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    The Philadelphia Museum of Art is fortunate to have a collection of Italian drawings that encompasses a broad sweep of Italy’s art history, from the Renaissance to Futurism to the contemporary, and includes works by such famed artists as Batoni,...
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    Warren Rohrer Warren Rohrer

    Warren Rohrer

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    This text accompanies the first museum survey of the mature work of Warren Rohrer, one of the premiere abstract artists to work in Philadelphia in the 20th century, bringing together 32 large-scale paintings from the years 1972 to 1993. This selection...
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