Art treatments & subjects

    Eisenstein on Paper: Graphic Works by the Master of Film

    By Ian Christie

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    Sergei Eisenstein is regarded as one of cinema's greatest revolutionaries; his use of montage, symbolic images and skilful editing transformed the possibilities of filmmaking and dramatically modernized the artform. Yet he was also a prolific graphic artist who sketched continuously throughout his life. This book chronicles his life and career.

    Drawing Geological Structures

    By Jorn H. Kruhl

    Paperback Save £2.04 = £27.95

    Despite the modern dominance of computer graphics programs and digital cameras, the ability todraw geological structures manually remains a necessity in academic geology and beyond. Drawings serve for quick and simple documentation in the field or at the microscope.

    Colour

    By Marion Deuchars

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    What makes a colour work? What do colours mean to artists or cultures? Why does grey make a colour stand out? What colour are the oceans? Why is the yellow of lemons something to treasure? Award-winning illustrator Marion Deuchars takes us on a journey through colour, showing how its language...

    Growing Up with the Impressionists

    By Julie Manet

    Paperback Save £3.94 = £12.05

    Julie Manet, the niece of Edouard Manet and the most famous female Impressionist artist, Berthe Morisot, was born in Paris on 14th November 1878 into a wealthy and cultured milieu at the height of the Impressionist era.

    Robert Crumb: Sketchbook, Vol. 2: Sept. 1968-Jan. 1975

    Hardback Save £8.74 = £19.25

    More from the Crumb tray The second volume from America''s most controversial cartoonist It''s the old story. When TASCHEN released the first limited edition of R. Crumb Sketchbooks: 1982-2011, fans drooled over the gorgeous packaging of this six-volume boxed set, the artist''s thoughtful editing, the hand-written introduction, marbleized page edges,...

    Book of Emma Reyes

    By Emma Reyes

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    The extraordinary, posthumously published memoir in letters of a Colombian artist whose writing was championed by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Leonardo Da Vinci

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    Da Vinci in detail The paintings of the Renaissance genius Leonardo da Vinci 1452'1519 possessed one of the greatest minds of all time; his importance and influence are inestimable. He was painter, sculptor, architect, engineer, scientist and all-around genius. This handy-format edition focuses on the paintings of this Italian artist....

    Rembrandt

    By Sophie Collins

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    The Biographic series presents an entirely new way of looking at the lives of the world's greatest thinkers and creatives. It takes the 50 defining facts, dates, thoughts, habits and achievements of each subject, and uses infographics to convey all of them in vivid snapshots.

    Degas

    By Katie Greenwood

    Hardback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    The Biographic senes presents an entirely new way of looking at the lives of the world's greatest thinkers and creatives. It takes the 50 defining facts, dates, thoughts, habits and achievements of each subject, and uses infographics to convey all of them in vivid snapshots.

    Sargent\'s Women: Four Lives Behind the Canvas

    By Donna M. Lucey

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £20.46

    The fascinating backstories of four women painted by John Singer Sargent come alive in this seductive, multi-layered biography.

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