Art treatments & subjects


    By Norbert Wolf

    Hardback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    Renaissance presence Hans Holbein the Younger, portraitist extraordinaire Religion, Renaissance, and Reformation - these three ideologies shaped the world of 16th-century portraitist Hans Holbein the Younger 1497/98-1543, a pivotal figure of the Northern Renaissance, whose skills took him to Switzerland, Belgium, Italy, and England, and garnered patrons and subjects as...

    Canaletto and the Art of Venice

    By Lucy Whitaker

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    London in Paint

    By Lee Cheshire

    Hardback £14.45

    The hustle and bustle of London, its changing landscape and infinite sights have provided a rich subject for the many artists who have visited and inhabited the city. From the earliest known paintings, artists have sought to encapsulate their impressions of this lively metropolis.


    By Venetia Porter

    Hardback £47.46

    The first and only book on one of the finest private collections of contemporary Iranian art


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    Alberto Giacometti is one of the few artists of the last century whose work is almost more recognisable than his name. His distinctive elongated figures are inescapably associated with the post-war climate of existentialist despair.

    Winslow Homer

    By Randall C. Griffin

    Paperback £23.46

    The peerless and comprehensive survey of this important American artist, now available in paperback for the first time

    Good Bohemian

    By Michael Holroyd

    Hardback £17.46

    Captivatingly fresh and intimate letters from Augustus John's first wife, Ida, reveal the untold story of married life with one of the great artists of the last century. Twelve days before her twenty-fourth birthday, on the foggy morning of Saturday 12 January 1901, Ida Nettleship married Augustus John in a...

    Florine Stettheimer

    By Stephen Brown

    Hardback Save £2.79 = £32.21

    A new look at the art of one of the most charming and idiosyncratic personalities of early 20th-century New York

    Whitney Biennial

    By Christopher Y. Lew

    Paperback Save £3.16 = £34.34

    Always highly anticipated and beautifully packaged, this book is an essential record of the current trends in contemporary art in America

    Medici's Painter

    Paperback £23.71

    Carlo Dolci 1616-1687, arguably the greatest painter in 17th-century Florence, was admired and patronized by the city's leading families. Best known for his half-length and single-figure devotional pictures, Dolci was also a gifted painter of altarpieces and portraits. Written by a team of distinguished scholars, The Medici's Painter offers new...

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