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Product Description: The decades following the 1973 publication of Alessandro Conti’s Storia del Restauro have seen considerable scholarly interest in the development of restoration in France in the second half of the eighteenth century. A number of technical treatises and biographies of restorers have offered insight into restoration practice...read more

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9781606065167 | J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, February 24, 2017, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: The decades following the 1973 publication of Alessandro Conti’s Storia del Restauro have seen considerable scholarly interest in the development of restoration in France in the second half of the eighteenth century.

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Product Description: Designers, collectors, and Art Nouveau aficionados will treasure this original collection of 100 plates of decorative full-color graphics. These authentic images are reproduced from the now extremely hard-to-find periodical La decoration artistique, which was published in Paris during the decade before World War I...read more

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9781606600948 | Calla Editons, February 15, 2017, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Designers, collectors, and Art Nouveau aficionados will treasure this original collection of 100 plates of decorative full-color graphics.

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Product Description: In this volume, Elisabeth Fraser shows that artists and the works they created in the Mediterranean during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries were informed by mutual dependence and reciprocity between European nations and the Ottoman Empire...read more

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9780271073200 | Sew edition (Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, February 6, 2017), cover price $89.95 | About this edition: In this volume, Elisabeth Fraser shows that artists and the works they created in the Mediterranean during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries were informed by mutual dependence and reciprocity between European nations and the Ottoman Empire.

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Product Description: Gustave Caillebotte (1848–1894), the son of a wealthy businessman, is perhaps best known as the painter who organized and funded several of the groundbreaking exhibitions of the Impressionist painters, collected their works, and ensured the Impressionists’ presence in the French national museums by bequeathing his own personal collection...read more

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9781606065075 | J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, January 21, 2017, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Gustave Caillebotte (1848–1894), the son of a wealthy businessman, is perhaps best known as the painter who organized and funded several of the groundbreaking exhibitions of the Impressionist painters, collected their works, and ensured the Impressionists’ presence in the French national museums by bequeathing his own personal collection.

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Product Description: Warrior, martyr, saint: Joan of Arc has captivated imaginations around the world for centuries. The legendary heroine of a tumultuous episode from the Hundred Years' War, Joan led the French army to triumph over the English at the Siege of Orléans in 1429...read more
By D. V. Guillonnet (illustrator)

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9781606600962 | Calla Editons, January 18, 2017, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Warrior, martyr, saint: Joan of Arc has captivated imaginations around the world for centuries.

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Product Description: One of the most imaginative and fascinating artists of eighteenth-century France, Edme Bouchardon (1698–1762) was instrumental in the transition from Rococo to Neoclassicism and in the artistic rediscovery of classical antiquity. Much celebrated in his time, Bouchardon created some of the most iconic images of the age of Louis XV...read more

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9781606065068 | J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, January 10, 2017, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: One of the most imaginative and fascinating artists of eighteenth-century France, Edme Bouchardon (1698–1762) was instrumental in the transition from Rococo to Neoclassicism and in the artistic rediscovery of classical antiquity.

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Product Description: The celebrated French artist Edme Bouchardon (1698–1762) is primarily known as a sculptor today, but his contemporaries widely lauded him as a draftsman as well. Talented, highly innovative, and deeply invested in the medium, Bouchardon made an important contribution to the European art and culture of his time, and in particular to the history of drawing...read more

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9781606065044 | J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, January 10, 2017, cover price $64.95 | About this edition: The celebrated French artist Edme Bouchardon (1698–1762) is primarily known as a sculptor today, but his contemporaries widely lauded him as a draftsman as well.

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Product Description: As fin de siglo Spain struggled with perceived decadence and decline, the visual arts reflected the debate and influenced the outcome. This volume argues that the way artists understood and depicted the concepts of degeneration and regeneration is essential to understanding the broader societal conversation and is inseparable from definitions of Spanish modernism...read more

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9780271071213 | Sew edition (Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, March 11, 2017), cover price $84.95 | About this edition: As fin de siglo Spain struggled with perceived decadence and decline, the visual arts reflected the debate and influenced the outcome.

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Product Description: In 1954, the French writer, politician, and publisher André Malraux (1901–1976) posed at home for a photographer from the magazine Paris Match, surrounded by pages from his forthcoming book Le musée imaginaire de la sculpture mondiale...read more

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9781606065013 | J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, December 10, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: In 1954, the French writer, politician, and publisher André Malraux (1901–1976) posed at home for a photographer from the magazine Paris Match, surrounded by pages from his forthcoming book Le musée imaginaire de la sculpture mondiale.

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Product Description: The Surviving Image, originally published in French in 2002, is the result of Georges Didi-Huberman’s extensive research into the life and work of foundational art historian Aby Warburg. Warburg envisioned an art history that engaged with anthropology, psychoanalysis, and philosophy in order to understand the “life” of images...read more

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9780271072081 | Sew edition (Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, December 5, 2016), cover price $79.95 | About this edition: The Surviving Image, originally published in French in 2002, is the result of Georges Didi-Huberman’s extensive research into the life and work of foundational art historian Aby Warburg.

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Product Description: St Ives is unique in the story of modern art in Britain – and perhaps anywhere in the world. No other small seaside town has been host to such a roll-call of major artists. First published by Lund Humphries in 2008, The St Ives Artists: A Biography of Place and Time combines in-depth research with ‘startling anecdotal richness’...read more

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9781848221857 | Lund Humphries Pub Ltd, December 1, 2016, cover price $59.99 | About this edition: St Ives is unique in the story of modern art in Britain – and perhaps anywhere in the world.

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9780853319566 | Lund Humphries Pub Ltd, April 15, 2008, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: St Ives is unique in British art history.

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Product Description: Insightful essays and rarely-seen images tracing, from birth to maturation, several generations of Hungarian modernism, from the avant-garde to neo-avant-garde. This wide-ranging collection by Éva Forgács, a leading scholar of Modernism, corrects long-standing misconceptions about Hungarian art while examining the social milieu and work of dozens of important Hungarian artists, including László Moholy-Nagy and Lajos Kassák...read more

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9780997003413 | Doppelhouse Pr, October 25, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Insightful essays and rarely-seen images tracing, from birth to maturation, several generations of Hungarian modernism, from the avant-garde to neo-avant-garde.

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Product Description: This large-format, lavishly illustrated book offers a comprehensive survey of the fin-desiècle and modernist painting of Scandinavia. This book features an enormous variety of artists and works that explore the impact of Nordic geography, history, social mores, and national identities on the region’s painters...read more

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9783791381312 | Prestel Pub, November 25, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: This large-format, lavishly illustrated book offers a comprehensive survey of the fin-desiècle and modernist painting of Scandinavia.

By Adriaan Waiboer (contributor)

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9781857096026 | Natl Gallery Pubns Ltd, November 22, 2016, cover price $40.00

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Product Description: James Ensor (1860–1949) produced some of the most unusual paintings of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Marked by psychological complexity, contradictions, and sheer eccentricity, his works―featuring such bizarre subject matter as dressed-up skeletons and macabre carnival masks―have continued to baffle and intrigue in equal measure...read more

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9781910350454 | Royal Academy of Arts, November 22, 2016, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: James Ensor (1860–1949) produced some of the most unusual paintings of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

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Product Description: The career of E. A. Seguy spanned both the Art Nouveau and Art Deco periods, and he was one of the few graphic artists to incorporate both styles into his work. Original portfolios of his magnificent designs — intended as inspiration for textiles, wallpaper, and other decorative items — are highly collectible today...read more

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9780486810119 | Dover Pubns, November 16, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The career of E.

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Product Description: In 1505, Michelangelo (1475–1564) began planning the magnificent tomb for Pope Julius II, which would dominate the next forty years of his career. Repeated failures to complete the monument were characterized by Condivi, Michelangelo’s authorized biographer, as “the tragedy of the tomb...read more
By Maria Forcellino (contributor)

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9781606065037 | J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, November 15, 2016, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: In 1505, Michelangelo (1475–1564) began planning the magnificent tomb for Pope Julius II, which would dominate the next forty years of his career.

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Product Description: For more than three centuries, Oxford has served as a source of inspiration for fine illustrated books and engraved prints. These works hold an important place in the historical record of the city, showing its identity to be deeply rooted in history while also chronicling Oxford’s development through the architecture of its most beautiful college and university buildings...read more

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9781851242467 | Bodleian Library, November 15, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: For more than three centuries, Oxford has served as a source of inspiration for fine illustrated books and engraved prints.

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Product Description: Part of a series of exciting and luxurious Flame Tree Notebooks. Combining high-quality production with magnificent fine art, the covers are printed on foil in five colours, embossed then foil stamped. And they're powerfully practical: a pocket at the back for receipts and scraps, two bookmarks and a solid magnetic side flap...read more
By Flame Tree (corporate author)

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9781786640123 | Jou edition (Flame Tree Pub, November 15, 2016), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Part of a series of exciting and luxurious Flame Tree Notebooks.

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Product Description: This beautiful book brings together ten years of research on a superb collection of 18th-century French masterworks, which was formed by the late Michael L. Rosenberg and is now on deposit at the Dallas Museum of Art. This research, originally presented in lectures at the museum by an impressive roster of scholars and curators of European art, combines close studies of individual paintings by such artists as François Boucher, Jean-Baptiste Greuze, and Louis Léopold Boilly with rich accounts of the historical, cultural, and political climates of their time...read more
By Mary Taverner Holmes (contributor)

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9780300220179 | Dallas Museum of Art, November 3, 2016, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: This beautiful book brings together ten years of research on a superb collection of 18th-century French masterworks, which was formed by the late Michael L.

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Product Description: A sampling of the military art of famed artist Giuseppe RavaOver 150 pages of art showcasing the talents of famed military artist Giuseppe Rava.  The full color book is organized by historical era
By Giuseppe Rava (illustrator)

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9780997094633 | Winged Hussar Pub Llc, November 1, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: A sampling of the military art of famed artist Giuseppe RavaOver 150 pages of art showcasing the talents of famed military artist Giuseppe Rava.

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Product Description: The definitive biography of this brilliant polymath--director of the National Gallery, author, patron of the arts, social lion, and singular pioneer of television--that also tells the story of the arts in the twentieth century through his astonishing life...read more

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9780385351171 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, November 1, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The definitive biography of this brilliant polymath--director of the National Gallery, author, patron of the arts, social lion, and singular pioneer of television--that also tells the story of the arts in the twentieth century through his astonishing life.

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Product Description: An enlightening, accessible guide to understanding and appreciating European art from the Middle Ages How to Read Medieval Art introduces the art of the European Middle Ages through 50 notable examples from the Metropolitan Museum’s collection, which is one of the most comprehensive in the world...read more

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9781588395979 | Metropolitan Museum of Art, October 25, 2016, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: An enlightening, accessible guide to understanding and appreciating European art from the Middle Ages How to Read Medieval Art introduces the art of the European Middle Ages through 50 notable examples from the Metropolitan Museum’s collection, which is one of the most comprehensive in the world.

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Product Description: The twelfth century has long been recognised as a period of unusual vibrancy and importance, witnessing seminal changes in the inter-related spheres of theology, devotional practice, and iconography, especially with regard to the cross and the crucifixion of Christ...read more

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9781783271269 | Boydell Pr, October 20, 2016, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The twelfth century has long been recognised as a period of unusual vibrancy and importance, witnessing seminal changes in the inter-related spheres of theology, devotional practice, and iconography, especially with regard to the cross and the crucifixion of Christ.

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Product Description: The late medieval world was marked by a culture of refinement and sophistication. The period’s media of choice—paintings, manuscripts, prints, tapestries, embroideries, ivory sculpture, metalwork, and enamels—speak volumes about the pleasures of sensory engagement...read more
By Martina Bagnoli (editor), Carla Casagrande (contributor), Emma Dillon (contributor), Barbara Newman (contributor) and Christina Normore (contributor)

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9780300222951 | Walters Art Museum, October 18, 2016, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: The late medieval world was marked by a culture of refinement and sophistication.

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