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            Mid Century Living: The Butterfly House Collection
              

            Mid Century Living: The Butterfly House Collection (Hardback)

            By Fernyhough, Christine; Skinner, Damian

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            An incurable collector shares her astonishing collection of vintage New Zealand art, objects and design and her classic 1960s seaside bach. For over 30 years, philanthropist and best-selling author of The Road to Castle Hill Christine Fernyhough has built an extraordinary collect ...

            ISBN 9780143772361
            Release Date 1 October 2019 by Random House
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            American Pop Art in France: Politics of the Transatlantic Image
             

            American Pop Art in France: Politics of the Transatlantic Image (Hardback)

            By Considine, Liam

            • OUR PRICE $271.00

            Pop art was essential to the Americanization of global art in the 1960s, yet it engendered resistance and adaptation abroad in equal measure, especially in Paris. From the end of the Algerian War of Independence and the opening of Ileana Sonnabend's gallery for American Pop art i ...

            ISBN 9780367140137
            Release Date 1 October 2019 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Series Routledge Research in Art History
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            John Ormond's Organic Mosaic: Poetry, Documentary, Nation
              

            John Ormond's Organic Mosaic: Poetry, Documentary, Nation (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Smith, Kieron

            • OUR PRICE $111.50

            This book is an examination of the work of John Ormond, a Welsh poet and pioneering BBC documentary filmmaker.

            ISBN 9781786834881
            Release Date 15 November 2019
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            How the Other Half Looks: The Lower East Side and the Afterlives of Images
             

            How the Other Half Looks: The Lower East Side and the Afterlives of Images (EPUB ebook)

            By Blair, Sara

            How New York's Lower East Side inspired new ways of seeing AmericaNew York City's Lower East Side, long viewed as the space of what Jacob Riis notoriously called the "other half," was also a crucible for experimentation in photography, film, literature, and visual technologies. T ...

            ISBN 9781400889242
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            Published 12 June 2018
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            Classical Art: A Life History from Antiquity to the Present
             

            Classical Art: A Life History from Antiquity to the Present (EPUB ebook)

            By Vout, Caroline

            How did the statues of ancient Greece wind up dictating art history in the West? How did the material culture of the Greeks and Romans come to be seen as "classical" and as "art"? What does "classical art" mean across time and place? In this ambitious, richly illustrated book, ar ...

            ISBN 9781400890279
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            Published 29 May 2018
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            Words of Light: Theses on the Photography of History
             

            Words of Light: Theses on the Photography of History (PDF ebook)

            By Cadava, Eduardo

            Demonstrates that Walter Benjamin articulates his conception of history through the language of photography. Focusing on Benjamin's discussions of the flashes and images of history, this title argues that the questions raised by this link between photography and history touch on ...

            ISBN 9780691188713
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            Published 5 June 2018
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            Goethe, Volume 3: Essays on Art and Literature
             

            Goethe, Volume 3: Essays on Art and Literature (PDF ebook)

            By von Goethe, Johann Wolfgang; Edited by Gearey, John

            The reflections on art and literature that the author produced throughout his life are the premise and corollary of his work as poet, novelist, and man of science. This volume contains such important essays as On Gothic Architecture , On the Laocoon Group , and Shakespeare: A Tri ...

            ISBN 9780691187174
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            Published 5 June 2018
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            Series Goethe: The Collected Works
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            Black, White, and in Color: Television and Black Civil Rights
             

            Black, White, and in Color: Television and Black Civil Rights (PDF ebook)

            By Torres, Sasha

            Examines the representation of blackness on television at the height of the southern civil rights movement and again in the aftermath of the Reagan-Bush years. This book looks at how television's ideological projects with respect to race have supported or conflicted with the indu ...

            ISBN 9780691186375
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            Published 5 June 2018
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            Nature Embodied: Gesture in Ancient Rome
             

            Nature Embodied: Gesture in Ancient Rome (PDF ebook)

            By Corbeill, Anthony

            Examining the tantalizing glimpses of ancient bodies offered by Roman sculptures, paintings, and literary texts, this title analyzes the role of gesture in medical and religious ritual, in the gladiatorial arena, in mourning practice, in aristocratic competition of the late Repub ...

            ISBN 9780691187808
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            Published 5 June 2018
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            Mudra: A Study of Symbolic Gestures in Japanese Buddhist Sculpture
             

            Mudra: A Study of Symbolic Gestures in Japanese Buddhist Sculpture (PDF ebook)

            By Saunders, Ernest Dale

            Appearing for the first time in paperback and illustrated with line drawings, diagrams, and 26 half-tone plates, this study of the iconographic aspect of Japanese Buddhist sculpture surveys the significance of eight principal and six secondary hand gestures (mudra), in addition t ...

            ISBN 9780691187761
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            Published 5 June 2018
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Bollingen Series (General)
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