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  • Françoise Gilot: Three Travel Sketchbooks Françoise Gilot: Three Travel Sketchbooks

    Françoise Gilot: Three Travel Sketchbooks

    $200.00
    French artist Françoise Gilot, born in 1921, can look back on a long history. As a painter of the Nouvelle École de Paris after the war, her work hovers between abstraction and figuration, drawing as much on nature and everyday life as on...
    $200.00
  • Front cover of Watercolor: A History Pages from Watercolor: A History

    Watercolor: A History

    $125.00
    The most comprehensive and best-illustrated history of watercolor painting ever published! As an artistic medium, watercolor is so widely practiced, and so  widely beloved, that it can be startling to reflect on its humble origins. For hundreds of...
    $125.00
  • Cy Twombly: Making Past Present, front of book Cy Twombly: Making Past Present, interior of book

    Cy Twombly: Making Past Present

    $65.00
    Cy Twombly's first visit to Italy as a  young man ignited a lifelong passion for classical culture that is  everywhere present in his art. Taking on myths and heroes as personal  guides, he created a psychologically complex dialogue with...
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  • Cover of book Hilma Af Klint Paintings for the Future Interior of book Hilma Af Klint Paintings for the Future

    Hilma Af Klint Paintings for the Future

    $65.00
    When Swedish artist Hilma af Klint died in 1944 at the age of 81, she  left behind more than 1,000 paintings and works on paper that she had  kept largely private during her lifetime. Believing the world was not  yet ready for her art, she...
    $65.00
  • 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
  • Front of book Marcel Duchamp: 100 Questions. 100 Answers. Interior of book Marcel Duchamp: 100 Questions. 100 Answers.

    Marcel Duchamp: 100 Questions. 100 Answers.

    $60.00
    Edited by  Susanne M.I. Kaufmann and Stefan Banz   As the inventor of the Readymade and a founder of  conceptual art, Marcel Duchamp’s work is still provoking discussions about what defines art. Accompanying the first exhibition of...
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  • Front Cover of book Brancusi & Duchamp: The Art of Dialogue Interior of book Brancusi & Duchamp: The Art of Dialogue

    Brancusi & Duchamp: The Art of Dialogue

    $60.00
    By Paul Franklin Brancusi & Duchamp: The Art of Dialogue explores the  aesthetic dialogue between Constantin Brancusi (1876–1957) and Marcel  Duchamp (1887–1968), two of the most inimitable artists of the 20th  century. Brancusi and...
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  • 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 of book Dieter Rams: The Complete Works Pages from the book Dieter Rams: The Complete Works

    Dieter Rams: The Complete Works

    $59.95
    Do you own anything made by Braun? Then you may have something designed by Dieter Rams. For more than fifty years Rams has defined the look, feel and function of some of the world's best-loved consumer items. Using his 'ten principles for good design' as...
    $59.95
  • Paul Klee: Life and Work front cover Paul Klee: Life and Work, interior

    Paul Klee: Life and Work

    $55.00
    The first artist to "take a line for a walk"!  Paul Klee: Life and Work, draws on a wealth of  new resources including the Klee family’s archives, much of which is  published here for the first time. Life and work are truly...
    $55.00
  • 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 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...
    $49.95
  • Front cover of book Marcel Duchamp: The Art of Chess Interior of book Marcel Duchamp: The Art of Chess

    Marcel Duchamp: The Art of Chess

    $45.00
    By Francis M. Naumann, Bradley Bailey and Jennifer Shahade Marcel Duchamp was both an artist and a chess player, but until now,  little was known of his chess activities. In analyzing Duchamp's  games--seeing how he reacted in specific...
    $45.00
  • Front of the book Tarot Interior of the book Tarot

    Tarot

    $40.00
    To explore the Tarot is to explore ourselves, to be reminded of the  universality of our longing for meaning, for purpose and for a  connection to the divine. This 600-year-old tradition reflects not only a  history of seekers, but our...
    $40.00
  • Book cover of Louise Bourgeois: The Spider and the Tapestries Interior of Louise Bourgeois: The Spider and the Tapestries

    Louise Bourgeois: The Spider and the Tapestries

    $40.00
    Louise Bourgeois' tapestry and needlepoint work deals with reparation in  both a literal and metaphorical sense. In many of the works, fragmented  tapestries are pieced together and repaired to create new sculptural  forms. The recurring...
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  • Cover of book Theuerdank the Epic of the Last Knight Interior of book Theuerdank the Epic of the Last Knight

    Theuerdank the Epic of the Last Knight

    $40.00
    The amazing tales of the knight Theuerdank and his companion  Ehrenhold constitute the last great epic verse of the late Middle Ages.  The courageous knight’s journey to woo his future wife, Mary of  Burgundy, and his triumph in battles...
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  • front of book Art & Queer Culture Pages from book Art & Queer Culture

    Art & Queer Culture

    $39.95
    In a compact, reader-friendly format, this volume traces a spectacular  history of queer life and creativity in the modern age. It traces the rich visual legacy of art's relationship to Queer culture, from the  emergence of homosexuality as an...
    $39.95
  • Vincent van Gogh: A Life in Letters, cover of book Vincent van Gogh: A Life in Letters, pages in book

    Vincent van Gogh: A Life in Letters

    $39.95
    This captivating collection of Vincent van Gogh’s letters opens a window into the mind of one of history’s greatest artists. Giving rare insight into his complicated relationships with family, friends, and other fellow artists, the letters...
    $39.95
  • An Atlas of Rare & Familiar Colour, front cover An Atlas of Rare & Familiar Colour, pages in book

    An Atlas of Rare & Familiar Colour

    $38.00
    The Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies at the Harvard  Art Museums encompasses over 2,500 of the world’s rarest pigments. Museum director Edward Forbes started the collection at the turn of the  20th century, in order to...
    $38.00
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    Sean Scully: The Shape of Ideas

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    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...
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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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  • Anni Albers: Notebook 1970-1980, front cover Inside pages of Anni Albers: Notebook 1970-1980

    Anni Albers: Notebook 1970-1980

    $30.00
    Enjoy a rare glimpse into the actions of a working artist. Beginning in 1970, Anni Albers filled her graph-paper notebook regularly until 1980. This previously unpublished document of her working process contains intricate drawings for her large body of...
    $30.00
  • Cover of book Fashion and Armour in Renaissance Europe Interior of book Fashion and Armour in Renaissance Europe

    Fashion and Armour in Renaissance Europe

    $30.00
    Of all the riches of the sixteenth-century European  nobleman, none spoke more powerfully of his heroism, wealth, and taste  than his armor, clothing, and weapons. Drawing on the Victoria and  Albert Museum’s popular arms and armor...
    $30.00
  • Cover of book Crusaders by Dan Jones Interior of book Crusaders by Dan Jones

    Crusaders by Dan Jones

    $30.00
    For more than one thousand years, Christians and  Muslims lived side by side, sometimes at peace and sometimes at war. When Christian armies seized Jerusalem in 1099, they began the most  notorious period of conflict between the two religions...
    $30.00
  • Vienna 1900 Letter Writing Set, front of box Vienna 1900 Letter Writing Set, contents

    Vienna 1900 Letter Writing Set

    $29.99
    A handwritten note stands out as a thoughtful and personal gesture.  This Vienna 1900 Letter Writing Set is inspired by the innovative art and design of the Secessionist and Wiener Werkstatte movements.  Contained in a keepsake box, each set...
    $29.99
  • Front of book Cats by Kuniyoshi: Ukiyo-e Paper Book Pages in book Cats by Kuniyoshi: Ukiyo-e Paper Book

    Cats by Kuniyoshi: Ukiyo-e Paper Book

    $29.95
    Imagine life in Edo, Tokyo, from the 17th-19th century. In the early modern period there were many Ukiyo-e shops which sold woodblock prints  displaying then-current styles and fashions much like our fashion photography and magazines today. Each...
    $29.95
  • Claude Monet Letter Writing Set, box Claude Monet Letter Writing Set, contents

    Claude Monet Letter Writing Set

    $29.95
    Imagine posting letters from Monet's favorite gardens in Giverny.   This set depicts the water lilies painted by French Impressionist Claude Monet. The paintings depict his flower garden at his home in Giverny, and were the main focus of his...
    $29.95
  • Indian Block Prints Letter Writing Set, box Indian Block Prints Letter Writing Set, contents

    Indian Block Prints Letter Writing Set

    $29.95
    Express your hand with the bold patterns and intricate design of this Indian Block Print Letter Writing Set.  In this day and age, receiving a letter is in fact like receiving a gift.  Block printing is known to have been used in India since at...
    $29.95
  • Front of Faith Ringgold Interior of Faith Ringgold

    Faith Ringgold

    $29.95
    Famed for her narrative quilts and her brightly colored paintings of  African American life, New York artist Faith Ringgold has  consistently challenged perceptions of identity and gender inequality  through the lenses of the feminist and...
    $29.95
  • cover of book Barkley L. Hendricks: Works on Paper Interior of book Barkley L. Hendricks: Works on Paper

    Barkley L. Hendricks: Works on Paper

    $25.00
    This first installment in Skira and Jack Shainman Gallery's five-volume  publication project on Barkley L. Hendricks (1945–2017) presents for the  first time the artist's works on paper. These images—of flowers and  plants, bananas, a...
    $25.00
  • Front cover of book Duchamp: By Hand, Even Interior of book Duchamp: By Hand, Even

    Duchamp: By Hand, Even

    $25.00
    By Helen Molesworth In this essay, curator Helen Molesworth  pinpoints the significance of the return of the handmade in the later  years of Duchamp’s oeuvre, positioning this paradigmatic shift away from  the readymade as the focal point...
    $25.00
  • The Story of Art: Pocket Edition, front of book The Story of Art: Pocket Edition, inside pages

    The Story of Art: Pocket Edition

    $24.95
    The Story of Art, one of the most famous and popular books on art  ever written, has been a world bestseller for over half a century.  Attracted by the simplicity and clarity of his writing, readers of all  ages and backgrounds have found...
    $24.95
  • Cover of the book Art A World History Interior of the book Art A World History

    Art A World History

    $24.95
    This lavishly illustrated and super-condensed history of world art is  the perfect gift for any art lover. A pocket-sized book bursting with  900 illustrations, it takes the reader from the beginnings of art in  prehistory to the...
    $24.95
  • Front of book Obama Portraits Kehinde Wiley Interior of book Obama Portraits Kehinde Wiley

    The Obama Portraits

    $24.95
    From the moment of their unveiling at the National Portrait Gallery in  early 2018, the portraits of Barack and Michelle Obama have become two  of the most beloved artworks of our time. Kehinde Wiley’s portrait of  President Obama and Amy...
    $24.95
  • Drawn From Life, front of book Drawn From Life, inside pages

    Drawn From Life

    $22.95
    One of our customer favorites, Drawn from Life is finally back in print! This ideally shaped and sized book offers bite-size lessons that will help anyone master the classic practice of life drawing. Over 100 pieces of art by contemporary artists...
    $22.95
  • Eugene Atget: Paris, front of book Eugene Atget: Paris, inside pages of book

    Eugene Atget: Paris

    $20.00
    Take an intimate promenade through Paris with some 500 images from  Eugène Atget.  Down main streets and side streets, through courtyards, arcades, and  the city’s 20 arrondissements, we find a unique portrait of a beloved  city and...
    $20.00
  • Cover of book Let's Talk About Modern Art Interior of book Let's Talk About Modern Art

    Let's Talk About Modern Art

    $20.00
    By Alisa Wismer The world is filled with all kinds of different art! In this book we're  going to take a closer look at modern art. From the bright colors to  bold and modern shapes, we'll learn about some of the most famous modern...
    $20.00
  • Front cover or What They Didn't Teach You in Art School Interior of What They Didn't Teach You in Art School

    What They Didn't Teach You in Art School

    $19.99
    A career guide for artists, covering everything they need to know about building a successful business after graduating. You have the artistic talent, but do you know how to make a success of it? The  thing they don't teach you in art school is just...
    $19.99
  • Front of boxed set Mini French Masters Boxed Set Fronts of 4 books from Mini French Masters Boxed Set

    Mini French Masters Boxed Set

    $19.99
    By Julie Merberg and Suzanne Bober This keepsake collection of board books from the bestselling Mini  Masters series brings the world's great French masterpieces down to  size. Each title pairs simple verse with some of the most beloved...
    $19.99
  • Cover of book King of the Golden River Interior of book King of the Golden River

    King of the Golden River

    $19.95
    The King of the Golden River tells the tale of the Black brothers: the kind-natured eleven-year-old Gluck and his two nasty older brothers, Hans and Schwartz. For Gluck, play is cleaning the  floors, and his education consists of a wholesome...
    $19.95
  • Cover of the book Life Doesn't Frighten Me Interior of the book Life Doesn't Frighten Me

    Life Doesn't Frighten Me

    $19.95
    Edited by Sarah Jane Boyers Maya Angelou's poetry pairs  with Jean-Michel Basquiat's paintings to creates this gorgeous  celebration of fearlessness. Originally published in 1993, this picture  book will have a second life in a fresh,...
    $19.95
  • Cover of book Why Is Art Full of Naked People? Interior of book Why Is Art Full of Naked People?

    Why Is Art Full of Naked People?

    $19.95
    By Susie Hodge Why is Art Full of Naked People? is an irreverent and  informative primer that asks tricky questions about what makes art art.  What is with all the fruit? Why is art so weird nowadays? There are  questions about how art...
    $19.95
  • Front of Feck Perfuction Interior of Feck Perfuction

    Feck Perfuction

    $19.95
    Renowned designer and professional hell-raiser James Victore wants to drag you off your couch and throw you headfirst into a life of bold creativity. He'll guide you through all the twists, trials, and triumphs  of starting your creative career,...
    $19.95
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    Yoshitoshi 2021 Wall Calendar

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    Discover the brilliant colors and spirited lines of Yoshitoshi, the  great master of the traditional Japanese woodblock print. Ever inventive  in his art, he responded to Japan’s rapid modernization of the late 1800s with greater expressiveness...
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    Vintage Exhibition Posters 2021 Wall Calendar front Vintage Exhibition Posters 2021 Wall Calendar

    Vintage Exhibition Posters 2021 Wall Calendar

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    Our exhibition posters have been collectibles since we first started printing them.  Energetic and inviting, twelve of the best from our past, dating from 1938, are now available in this long calendar format.  See what a varied and exciting...
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    Vintage Philadelphia Postcards 2021 Wall Calendar

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    Did you know Philadelphia was such a beautiful and scenic city?  This exclusive wall calendar has twelve vintage views of the architectural and cultural icons of the city.  The Benjamin Franklin Parkway opened in 1918 as Philadelphia's answer...
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  • Front of Observe, Collect, Draw: A Visual Journal Interior of Observe, Collect, Draw: A Visual Journal

    Observe, Collect, Draw: A Visual Journal

    $18.95
    This is the perfect book for anyone who likes to keep a diary or journal. Start your journey into the world of personal documentation. Broken into three sections: 'Learning to See,' 'Observing, Collecting, Drawing!.' and 'Crafting Your Visual Language,'...
    $18.95
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    Philly Tarot 2021 Wall Calendar by James Boyle

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    Find out what your future holds for you in Philadelphia!   Based on the best selling Philly Tarot Deck, this calendar features 12 of the most Philadelphia-iconic images. Local artist James Boyle was originally commissioned to illustrate a story...
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  • Womankind World Domination Planner Journal front Womankind World Domination Planner Journal interior

    Womankind World Domination Planner Journal

    $18.00
    This journal will make you the envy of the coffee shop with its faux vintage cover and eye-catching gold lettering. Perfect for writing, drawing or visual thinking of all types.  120 pages, 7" x 5" 80 lb. woodfree paper Alternating dotted/ruled...
    $18.00
  • Screenplays About My Cat Journal front Screenplays About My Cat Journal interior

    Screenplays About My Cat Journal

    $18.00
    This journal  will make you the envy of the coffee shop with its faux vintage cover  and eye-catching gold lettering. Perfect for writing, drawing or visual  thinking of all types.   120 pages, 7" x 5" 80 lb. woodfree paper ...
    $18.00
  • Henry Ossawa Tanner The Annunciation Notecard Set, notecard and envelope Henry Ossawa Tanner The Annunciation Notecard Set, box with notecard and envelope

    Henry Ossawa Tanner The Annunciation Notecard Set

    $18.00
    Put pen to paper -- it might seem old-fashioned -- but shows you care!  With some of the iconic images from our collection, your note card will bring a bright spot to someone's day.  And use the sturdy storage box for keepsakes or post you...
    $18.00
  • Monet Notecard Set, 4 notecards from set Monet Notecard Set, box with notecard and envelope

    Monet Notecard Set

    $18.00
    Put pen to paper -- it might seem old-fashioned -- but shows you care!  With some of the iconic images from our collection, your note card will bring a bright spot to someone's day.  Set contains four different images of Monet's work from our...
    $18.00
  • van Gogh Sunflowers Notecard Set, notecard with envelope van Gogh Sunflowers Notecard Set, box and notecard with envelope

    van Gogh Sunflowers Notecard Set

    $18.00
    Put pen to paper -- it might seem old-fashioned -- but shows you care!  With some of the iconic images from our collection, your note card will bring a bright spot to someone's day.  And use the sturdy storage box for keepsakes or post you...
    $18.00
  • Henri Rousseau Notecard Set, notecards Henri Rousseau Notecard Set, box with notecard and envelope

    Henri Rousseau Notecard Set

    $18.00
    Put pen to paper -- it might seem old-fashioned -- but shows you care!  With some of the iconic images from our collection, your note card will bring a bright spot to someone's day.  Set contains Rousseau's The Merry Jesters and Carnival...
    $18.00
  • Cover of book Templars by Dan Jones Interior of book Templars by Dan Jones

    Templars by Dan Jones

    $18.00
    In 1119, a  small band of knights seeking a purpose in the violent aftermath of the First Crusade set up a new religious order in Jerusalem, which was now  in Christian hands. These were the first Knights Templar, elite warriors who swore vows...
    $18.00
  • Cover of book A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin Interior of book A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin

    A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin

    $17.99
    By Jen Bryant As a child in the late 1800s, Horace Pippin loved to draw: He loved  the feel of the charcoal as it slid across the floor. He loved looking  at something in the room and making it come alive again in front of him.  He drew...
    $17.99
  • Front of book Hair Love Interior of book Hair Love

    Hair Love

    $17.99
    By Matthew A. Cherry Zuri’s hair has a mind of its own. It kinks, coils,  and curls every which way. Zuri knows it’s beautiful. When Daddy steps  in to style it for an extra special occasion, he has a lot to learn. But  he LOVES his Zuri,...
    $17.99
  • Cover of A Million Dots Interior of A Million Dots

    A Million Dots

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    By Sven Volker We start with a single tree: 1. As we turn the page, we are presented  with a sum doubling the number on the page before it: 1+1 = 2; 2+2 = 4;  4+4 = 8. In this way, we reach a million (actually 1,048,576) within 40  pages...
    $17.95
  • Cover of book Time For Bed, Miyuki Interior of book Time For Bed, Miyuki

    Time For Bed, Miyuki

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     By Roxane Marie Galliez Like children everywhere, Miyuki's imagination peaks at bedtime, when  she remembers all the things she has to do before she can possibly go to  bed: she needs to water the vegetables, gather snails, and prepare...
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  • Cover of book Linus: The Little Yellow Pencil Interior of book Linus: The Little Yellow Pencil

    Linus: The Little Yellow Pencil

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    By Scott Magoon Linus and his eraser, Ernie, don't always see eye to eye. But  with the family art show drawing near, these two will have to sharpen  their collaboration to make something neither one could do on their own! This ode to art...
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  • Front of Art Essentials: Abstract Art Pages from Art Essentials: Abstract Art

    Art Essentials: Abstract Art

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    While it is considered by many artists to be a pure and simplistic  form of expression, abstract art is also often thought of as vague or  exceedingly theoretical. This new installment in the Art Essentials  series demystifies the concept...
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  • Front of book Art Essentials: Street Art Pages from Art Essentials: Street Art

    Art Essentials: Street Art

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    Street art is a phenomenon and subculture movement that reaches from  the darkest urban backstreets to the most glamorous international art  fairs. Despite having earned a place in the canon of twentieth-century  art history, its...
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  • Art Essentials: Impressionism, front of book Pages from Art Essentials: Impressionism

    Art Essentials: Impressionism

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    It is often forgotten just how provocative and unsettling impressionist  canvases seemed when they were first exhibited in 1874. Critics,  professional artists, and gallery visitors alike were shocked to  encounter the unorthodox paintings...
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  • Art Essentials: Pop Art, front of book Pages from Art Essentials: Pop Art

    Art Essentials: Pop Art

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    Pop Art refers to a post-war movement connecting art with  popular culture. Billboard signs, comic books, and movie stars were just  some of the subjects chosen by pop artists, such as Andy Warhol, Roy  Lichtenstein, James Rosenquist, and...
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  • Art Essentials: Modern Art, front of book Art Essentials: Modern Art, pages from book

    Art Essentials: Modern Art

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    Modern Art guides the reader through individual movements  from Impressionism to Conceptual Art, situated within five broader  chronological eras. Starting with Impressionism in 1860, art historian  Amy Dempsey explains the essentials of...
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  • Art Essentials: Looking at Pictures, front of book Art Essentials: Looking at Pictures, inside of book

    Art Essentials: Looking at Pictures

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    Looking at pictures can be an exciting or moving experience, but some  pictures—often the most rewarding—require some explanation before they  can be fully understood. Delving into the origins, designs, and themes  of over one hundred...
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  • Art Essentials: Surrealism, front Art Essentials: Surrealism, inside pages

    Art Essentials: Surrealism

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    Surrealism was launched as a literary and artistic movement by French  poet Andre Breton in 1924, and by the time of his death in 1966 it had  become one of the most popular and recognizable art movements of the  twentieth century...
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  • Art Essentials: Symbols In Art, front Art Essentials: Symbols In Art, inside pages

    Art Essentials: Symbols In Art

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    Iconography, or the study of symbols—be they animals, artifacts, plants,  geometric shapes, or gestures—is an essential aspect of interpreting  art. One of the most consistent features of human society throughout  time has been the use of...
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  • Art Essentials: Key Moments In Art, front Art Essentials: Key Moments In Art, inside pages

    Art Essentials: Key Moments In Art

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    Art lovers can list history’s most important art objects, but what many  don’t know are the dramatic, funny, and sometimes bizarre stories behind  these most famous works. Spanning the last 500 years of art history,  this book revisits...
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  • 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...
    $16.95
  • Front of book Where's Your Creativity? Interior of book Where's Your Creativity?

    Where's Your Creativity?

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    By  Aaron Rosen and Riley Watts Where’s  your creativity? It’s the tingle in your toes, or the hop in your step  when you have a brand-new idea. It makes you want to do something that  hasn’t been done before...
    $16.95
  • Cover of Tiny, Perfect Things Interior of Tiny, Perfect Things

    Tiny, Perfect Things

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    By M. H. Clark The whole world is a treasure waiting to be found. This is the story of a  child and a grandfather whose walk around the neighborhood leads to a  day of wonder. With rhythmic storytelling and detailed and intricate...
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  • Cover of the book "Women Artists" by Flavia Frigeri Interior of the book "Women Artists" by Flavia Frigeri

    Art Essentials: Women Artists

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    A tool to bring sanity to our most intense technological relationship. The dark truth is that it has become very hard to find anyone (and certainly anything) more interesting than one’s smartphone. This perplexing and troubling realization has for...
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    Enjoy twelve months of one of the finest collections of arms and armor in the United States.  The exceptional permanent collection at the Philadelphia Museum  of Art looks at arms and armor as art—from warfare to war games, from hunting to...
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    By Janis Mink  When is a urinal no longer a urinal? When Marcel Duchamp (1887–1968) declared it to be art. The uproar that greeted the French artist’s Fountain  (1917), a porcelain urinal installed in a gallery, sent shock waves  through...
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    Noel-Nicolas Coypel's story of Jupiter transforming himself into a bull and abducting the princess Europa comes from a tale in Ovid's Metamorphoses. It represents a change from traditional classical painting. It was originally brought to Philadelphia in...
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    Claude Monet Under the Pines Evening Mini Poster

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    "How beautiful it is here, to be sure, but how difficult to paint! I can see what I want to do quite clearly but I'm not there yet.   It's so clear and pure in its pinks and blues that the slightest misjudged stroke looks like a smear of dirt."...
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    Claude Monet Poplars, End of Autumn, 1891 Mini Poster

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    One of a series of twenty-four paintings of poplars along the Epte River painted in 1891. They reflect the view at different seasons and times of day.  Monet's efforts to record the scene were so exacting, one friend  reported, that the artist...
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    Horace Pippin The Getaway Mini Poster

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    Barkley Hendricks Miss T Mini Poster

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    Barkley Hendricks  was born in Philadelphia and received his early training at the Pennsylvania Academy of fine Arts.  Believing that “How people dress is how they want to be seen by the world”, he is primarily known for his life-size portraits...
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    You can hear the triumphant music as we celebrate Philadelphia with this poster of our local hero and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Designed by Lisa Roberts, a local Philadelphia artist.  Museum exclusive 12" x 16" Printed on heavy cover...
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