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    Cover of the book "The Essential Duchamp" Interior of the book "The Essential Duchamp"

    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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    George Inness in Italy Bulletin George Inness in Italy Bulletin

    George Inness in Italy Bulletin

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    A canonical figure in American painting, George Inness (1825-1894) is widely admired as the pioneer of the landscape aesthetic known as Tonalism, which is distinguished by soft focus and diaphanous layers of paint.  This the first book about the...
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    Bruce Nauman Topological Gardens Installation View Bruce Nauman Topological Gardens Installation View

    Bruce Nauman Topological Gardens Installation View

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    Published on the occasion of the exhibition Notations/Bruce Nauman: Days and Giorni, Philadelphia Museum of Art, November21, 2009-April 4, 2010 Bruce Nauman: Topological Gardens, the official U.S. representation at the 53rd International Art...
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    Hands of Rodin A Tribute to B Gerald Cantor Hands of Rodin A Tribute to B Gerald Cantor

    Hands of Rodin A Tribute to B. Gerald Cantor

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    This small pamphlet includes a short biography of Auguste Rodin, several short essays on hands and their function in Rodin's sculpture and a chronology of Rodin's life.  It is a perfect introduction to the current exhibition on display at the Rodin...
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    Rodin Museum Handbook revised Rodin Museum Handbook revised

    Rodin Museum Handbook revised

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    This book is a simple, easy-to-use commentary on nearly all the works on view in the Rodin Museum in Philadelphia.  It is written with the precision of one who is completely steeped in a great knowledge of Rodin. Originally compiled in 1969 and...
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    Front cover of the book Mad For Modernism: Earl Horter And His Collection Pages from the book Mad For Modernism: Earl Horter And His Collection

    Mad For Modernism: Earl Horter And His Collection

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    For the first time since 1931, the modern art collection of Philadelphia artist and collector Earl Horter has been reassembled. This great collection included some of the greatest works by the most renowned and respected figures in Modern Art. However,...
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    Cover of the book Fashioning Kimono Paper Pages from the book Fashioning Kimono Paper

    Fashioning Kimono Paper

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    The Japanese kimono is celebrated worldwide for its elegant, distinctive silhouette. Though quintessentially Japanese, the kimono form has influenced fashion designers around the globe.  The 150 stunning kimonos in this beautifully illustrated book...
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    Front cover of the book Michelangelo Pistoletto: From One to Many, 1956 - 1974 Pages from the book Michelangelo Pistoletto: From One to Many, 1956 - 1974

    Michelangelo Pistoletto: From One to Many, 1956 - 1974

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    One of Europe’s most influential contemporary artists, Michelangelo Pistoletto (born 1933) has persistently investigated and expanded the role of the spectator in art since the 1950s through painting, sculpture, and performance. His present...
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    Front cover of the book Bruce Nauman: Topological Gardens Pages from the book Bruce Nauman: Topological Gardens

    Bruce Nauman: Topological Gardens

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    One of the most complex and fascinating artists working today, Bruce Nauman (b. 1941) has assembled a mesmerizing body of work that encompasses video, installation, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, photography, and neon. In 2008, Nauman was unanimously...
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    Front cover of the book Rookwood Pottery at the Philadelphia Museum of Art Pages from the book 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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    Cover of the book Warren Rohrer Cover of the book 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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    Front cover of Phone Detox Inside of Phone Detox

    Phone Detox

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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 most...
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    George Romney Shepherd Girl (Little Bo-Peep) Bookmark in a book George Romney Shepherd Girl (Little Bo-Peep) Bookmark

    George Romney Shepherd Girl (Little Bo-Peep) Bookmark

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    Little Bo-Peep may have lost her sheep but our bookmark will keep your place in a favorite book!   George Romney was an 18th century English portrait painter. He was the most fashionable artist of his day, painting many leading society figures...
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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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    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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    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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    Cover of the book "Full Circle: Works On Paper By Richard Pousette-Dart" Interior of the book "Full Circle: Works On Paper By Richard Pousette-Dart"

    Full Circle: Works On Paper By Richard Pousette-Dart

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    By Innis Howe Shoemaker, with contributions by Nancy Ash and Eliza Spaulding Richard Pousette-Dart (American, 1916–1992) is best known as an American painter of mid-20th-century Abstract Expressionism, although his work was distinct for its spiritual...
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    Cover of the book "Leger: Modern Art And The Metropolis" Interior of the book "Leger: Modern Art And The Metropolis"

    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 "Full Spectrum: Prints From The Brandywine Workshop" Interior of the book "Full Spectrum: Prints From The Brandywine Workshop"

    Full Spectrum: Prints From The Brandywine Workshop

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    By Ruth Fine and Shelley R. Langdale Since its founding in 1972, the Brandywine Workshop has become an internationally recognized center for printmaking and a vital part of the Philadelphia community. In 2009 the workshop donated one hundred prints to...
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    Cover of the book "Zaha Hadid: Form In Motion"

    Zaha Hadid: Form In Motion

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    Pritzker Prize–winning architect Zaha Hadid, known internationally for her radically innovative buildings, has designed furniture and objects since the beginning of her professional practice. This lesser-known aspect of her career takes center stage for...
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    Cover of the book "Paris Through The Window: Marc Chagall And His Circle" Interior of the book "Paris Through The Window: Marc Chagall And His Circle"

    Paris Through The Window: Marc Chagall And His Circle

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    By Michael R. Taylor This scholarly catalogue provides an engaging analysis of Chagall’s life and career in the early decades of the twentieth century. Featured throughout are the paintings and works on paper that the artist created during these years,...
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    Cover of the book "Roberto Capucci: Art Into Fashion" Interior of the book "Roberto Capucci: Art Into Fashion"

    Roberto Capucci: Art Into Fashion

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    By Dilys E. Blum Italian couturier Roberto Capucci (born 1930) is revered by contemporary fashion designers for his innovative silhouettes and masterful use of color and materials. Capucci refers to his creations as "studies in form" and draws...
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    Cover of the book "Twentieth Century Painting And Sculpture" Cover of the book "Twentieth Century Painting And Sculpture"

    Twentieth Century Painting And Sculpture

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    Rachel Arauz (Author), Ann Temkin(Author), Anne D'Hamoncourt(Author), et al. Featuring pivotal works of twentieth-century painting and sculpture, this book handsomely illustrates a selection of the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s outstanding modern art...
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    Cover of the book "Gabriel Orozco: Photogravity" Interior of the book "Gabriel Orozco: Photogravity"

    Gabriel Orozco: Photogravity

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    By Ann Temkin, Gabriel Orozco and David Sylvester In 1993 Gabriel Orozco removed a lengthwise section of a Citroën DS and reconnected the two sides, making the car’s fleet form look lighter yet. Orozco continues his experimentations with perceptions of...
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    Cover / slipcase of book The 1772 Philadelphia Furniture Price Book: A Facsimile Cover / slipcase and book The 1772 Philadelphia Furniture Price Book: A Facsimile

    The 1772 Philadelphia Furniture Price Book: A Facsimile

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    In 1772, a group of Philadelphia artisans published Prices of Cabinet and Chair Work, a 36-page booklet listing furniture forms, retail prices, and journeymen's wages. Rediscovered in 2003, the single surviving copy of this remarkable publication,...
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