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Visual Art
Painting, Sculpture and other art books


  
African Masks - The Barbier-Mueller Collection
Large Softcover
Retail Price: $9.99 
Mysterious, graceful, and majestic, the African mask has long been the subject of great fascination for those interested in tribal civilizations and cultures. Now available in paperback, this beautiful volume presents nearly 250 of the finest African masks from the  [ more ]

  
Auguste Rodin and Camille Claudel

Paperback
Retail Price: $9.95 
The relationship between the French sculptors Auguste Rodin and Camille Claudel was one of the most artistically fruitful and passionate turn-of-the-century love affairs. When they first met in 1883, Rodin was forty-four and Claudel was a promising sculptress of twenty.  [ more ]

  
Chagall by Jacob Baal-Teshuva
Paperback
Retail Price: $9.99 
Marc Chagall, who died in 1985 at the age of 97, is regarded as one of the greatest artist in modern art. He used his great talent to create a unique world full of magic, poetry, enchantment and fantasy. His  [ more ]

  
Basquiat by Jean-Michel Basquiat
Large Softcover
Retail Price: $9.99 
The work and legend of Jean-Michel Basquiat continues to resonate long after the artist's tragic, early death in 1988 at the age of 27. Discovered as a graffiti painter in 1981, Basquiat soon became an international art star and is  [ more ]

  
Giacometti - A Biography of His Work
by Yves Bonnefoy
Coffee Table Book
Retail Price: $9.99 
Alberto Giacometti has long been recognized as one of the most original artists of the last century, producing not just the sculptures for which he is best known, but also remarkable paintings, drawings, and lithographs. Yves Bonnefoy's groundbreaking monograph, first  [ more ]

  
Constantin Brancusi - The Essence of Things
by Constantin Brancusi
Coffee Table Book
Retail Price: $9.99 
Constantin Brancusi (1876-1957) was a towering figure among early 20th-century modern artists. Born in Romania, he worked in Paris for more than 50 years, but he became renowned worldwide. This new book, published to accompany an exhibition at Tate Modern,  [ more ]

  
The Complete Poems of Michelangelo
by Michelangelo Buonarroti
Trade Paperback
Retail Price: $9.99 
There is no artist more celebrated than Michelangelo. Yet the magnificence of his achievements as a visual artist often overshadow his devotion to poetry. Michelangelo used poetry to express what was too personal to display in sculpture or painting. John  [ more ]

  
Spraycan Art by Henry Chalfant
Paperback
Retail Price: $9.99 
Henry Chalfont and James Prigoff have documented the evolution of spraycan art from its very beginnings, photographing the artists in action and recording their comments.  [ more ]

  
Egypt - Stones Of Light
by Herve Champollion
Coffee Table Book
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Adorning the temples, palaces, and monuments of the Nile River Valley, their inscrutable gazes look out across the millennia, bearing witness to the rise and fall of long-lost dynasties - just as they have witnessed the endless rise and fall  [ more ]
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R.I.P. - Memorial Wall Art
by Martha Cooper
Paperback
Retail Price: $9.99 
This classic collection of photographs documents the best of New York City's memorial murals, which were painted for the victims of tragic and untimely deaths. Commissioned by families and friends of the victims to commemorate the casualties of shootings, accidents,  [ more ]


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