c 1900 to c 1960

    Julius Shulman. Modernism Rediscovered

    Hardback £11.46

    The Master of Modern Discoveries from the Julius Shulman vaults The buildings burned in our memories, which to us represent the spirit of '50s and '60s architectural design, were those whose pictures were widely published in magazines and books; but what about those that got lost in the process, hardly...

    Art and Emergency

    By Emilia Terracciano

    Hardback £62.46

    Investigating the uneasy relationship between aesthetics and political history, this book traces a genealogy of modernism in colonial and postcolonial India.

    Art of Rivalry

    By Sebastian Smee

    Paperback £9.05

    This is a story about rivalry among artists. Not the kind of rivalry that grows out of hatred and dislike, but rather, rivalry that emerges from admiration, friendship, love. The kind of rivalry that existed between Degas and Manet, Picasso and Matisse, Pollock and de Kooning, and Freud and Bacon....

    Life? Or Theatre?

    By Charlotte Salomon

    Hardback £77.46

    The first complete edition of the art of Charlotte Salomon, published for the 100 year anniversary of her birth

    Gio Ponti

    By Graziella Roccella

    Hardback £8.46

    Architect, magazine editor, artist, academic: Gio Ponti's multifaceted oeuvre blurred boundaries across creative disciplines and lead the evolution of modern design in Italy. Filled with archival images, a timeline, and map of his Milanese buildings, this dedicated introduction traces Ponti's most celebrated works and provides an extensive...

    Cubism Seminars

    By Harry Cooper

    Paperback Save £4.29 = £40.71

    The complex facets of Cubism remain relevant subjects in art history today, a century after Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque developed the revolutionary style. This impressive collection of essays by international experts presents new lines of inquiry, including novel readings of individual objects or groups of works through close visual,...

    Heath Robinson Masterpieces of Art

    By Susan Grange

    Hardback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Illustrator and cartoonist W. Heath Robinson is renowned for his ingenious, haphazard contraptions. His work is steeped in the humour of calamity and his name became synonymous for absurd and makeshift devices. This delightful new book is packed with madcap designs, and the delicate watercolour illustrations which continue to delight...

    Threads

    By Julia Blackburn

    Paperback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    Winner of the East Anglian Book of the Year 2015 Winner of the New Angle Book Prize 2017John Craske, a Norfok fisherman, was born in 1881 and in 1917, when he had just turned thirty-six, he fell seriously ill. So - as with all her books - Julia Blackburn's account...

    Individuals against Individualism

    By Jacopo Galimberti

    Paperback Save £0.53 = £19.42

    A fascinating book about a countercultural milieu that attempted to establish innovative ideas of collectivity and individuality through the formation of art groups in the 1950s and 1960s.

    Edvard Munch - Between the Clock and the Bed

    By Patricia G. Berman

    Hardback Save £2.79 = £32.21

    A penetrating reassessment of Munch's memorable painting and profound artistic legacy

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