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Selections: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

By: Anne Barriault

Price: £15.00

Publisher: USA, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04104

ISBN: 0917046471

Condition: Very Good


Accessible and informative, this book invites readers to discover, re-discover, and remember highlights of the Virginia Museum's collections. Lively discussions of individual works - rich with historical anecdotes and insight into artists' techniques and styles - encourage readers to explore and revisit the collection's best The covers show light shelf wear to rear blue panel. View more info

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Keith Brockie's Wildlife Sketchbook

By: Brockie, Keith

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, J.M.Dent & Sons Ltd: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03381

ISBN: 0460045148

Condition: Very Good


Keith Brockie, a wildlife artist from Fife, spent many months travelling throughout Scotland in order to paint, draw and sketch the birds, animals and plants that appear in the pages of this book. The freshness, vitality and delicate colouring of his sketches, accompanied by his own notes and observations, together with his larger paintings of Scottish wildlife in its natural habitat, make this a superb book. There is some creasing to the edges of the D/W. View more info

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A Light Touch [ Painting Landscapes in Oils].

By: Curtis David.

Price: £18.08

Publisher: Newton Abbot Devon., David & Charles .: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00011

Condition: Very Good


David Curtis' s considered approach to oil painting results in landscapes which dispel the medium's reputation for heaviness and intractabililty. His refreshing techniques and method enable him to capture light-filled landscapes which will be a revelation to all landscape artists. This is a 1st Edition secondhand book in light blue hardcovers in good condition. The dustwrapper is slightly worn to the bottom front corner but is otherwise in good order. View more info

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L' Eternel Fe'minin ; From Renoir to Picasso

By: Doschka, Roland

Price: £18.00

Publisher: GmBH, Prestael: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02478

ISBN: 379131730X

Condition: Very Good


Works by great artists have been combined in a unique study celebrating Women as a goddess, mother, wife, lover, and femme fatale. Key paintings in oil by each of these artists evoke a kaleidoscope of different sensual, sexual, and maternal emotions. Many of the 80 works , which have rarely, if ever, been published, come from well known private collections all over the world. The D/W has a large tear on the back panel ,but which has been repaired with a paper patch on t... View more info

Painting with Watercolour: A Foundation Course

By: Flenley, Debbie

Price: £11.30

Publisher: UK, Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02137

ISBN: 1861083696

Condition: New


Painting with Watercolour: A Foundation Course showcases the instant appeal of this wonderful medium. Stunning illustrastions will in spire you, simple exercises clearly explain the techniques. Supported by the guidance contained within this book , you'll discover your inner artist. This is a New Remainder Book. View more info

Impressionism

By: Ingo F. Walther ( Editor)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Gmbt, Taschen: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04366

ISBN: 382288264X

Condition: Near Fine


To this day, Impressionism remains the most fascinating epoch in modern art, and the most popular with broader public. In recent years spectacular exhibitions pulled in attendances of half a million. This book traces the history of French Impressionism, Neo-Impressionism and post-Impressionism. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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At Work in Paris: Raymond Mason on Art and Artists

By: Mason, Raymond

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK., Thames & Hudson: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03215

ISBN: 0500511144

Condition: Very Good


By turn humorous and passionate, Mason reflects on a variety of matters, from Parisian architecture to the development of his own oeuvre and that of artists from Hogarth to Rodin. These passages by an articulate artist writing about art complete an enjoyable and thoroughly spirited volume. The text is accompanied by 25 illustrations. The D/W shows shelf-wear rubbing on the back panel View more info

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Nafea: Die Sammlung Rudolf Staechelin, Basel (French Edition)

By: Muller, Hans-Joachim

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Switzerland., Wiese Verlag AG Basel.: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02640

ISBN: 3909158528

Condition: Very Good


This fascinating art book by Hans- Joachim Muller, is published by the Rudolf Staechelin Family Foundation in honour of the great collector Rudolf Staechelin. The readers of this elegant book on an important European art collection can look forward to acquiring knowledgeable insights provided in the most enjoyable readable terms. The green boards has a little damage to the back cover on the board edge . The DJ have a hole in the same place as the damage to the back board... View more info

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American Visions: The Epic History of Art in America

By: Robert Hughes

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, The Harvill Press: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04066

ISBN: 1860465331

Condition: Very Good


The intense relationship between the American people and their surroundings has been the source of a rich artistic tradition. American Visions is a consistently revealing demonstration of the many ways in which artists have expressed this pervasive connection. There is some creasing to the corners and light wear to the covers edges, and the text block is also lightly marked. View more info

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The Complete Oil Painter ( History,materials, Projects Techniques,step-by-step Instructions )

By: Rodwell, Jenny .

Price: £16.26

Publisher: London., Pelham Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00032

ISBN: 072071785X

Condition: Very Good


The Complete Painter is a guide for both the novice and the more experience artist. It provides a comprehensive insight into every facet of oil painting: its history,the equipment required, and , above all, the techniques and skills needed to produce successful paintings. This is a secondhand book in hardcovers which are in beige and in good order. The dustwrapper as a tear to the bottom of the spine and a slight dent where it covers the spine. View more info

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Painting and lining Models

By: Rogers R.C.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, percival marshall: 1959

Edition: Reprints

Sellers ID: 01702

Condition: Good


This little book reviews at the time of publication the various methods that were available in 1959 to the modeller for painting and lining models.This book shows light wear to the corners and spine. View more info