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    Lucian Freud: Painting People

    By Martin Gayford

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    History of Pictures

    By Martin Gayford

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    The making of pictures has a history going back perhaps 100,000 years to an African shell used as a paint palette. In this book, each chapter addresses an important question: What happens when we try to express reality in two dimensions? Why is the 'Mona Lisa' beautiful and why are...

    Rendez-Vous with Art

    By Martin Gayford

    Hardback £14.43

    Focuses on how we experience art, how we look at it, how we think about it. This book is structured in the form of a series of conversations in some of the best-known museums in the world, but also outside the museums, where we often look upon art in a...

    Yellow House

    By Martin Gayford

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    An account of the tumultuous nine weeks in which the famous nineteenth century artists Vincent van Gogh and Paul Gauguin shared a house in the small French town of Arles. It is an exploration of a fragile friendship, art, madness, genius behind a shocking act of self-mutilation that the world...

    Man with a Blue Scarf: On Sitting for a Portrait by Lucian Freud

    By Martin Gayford

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    Lucian Freud 1922-2011 spent seven months painting a portrait of the author who is an art critic. In this title, he describes the process chronologically, from the day he arrived for the first sitting through to his meeting with the couple who bought the finished painting.

    Bigger Message

    By Martin Gayford

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    does drawing make one 'see things clearer, and clearer, and clearer still', as Hockney suggests? What significance do different media - from a Lascaux cave wall to an iPad - have for the way we see? What is the relationship between the images we make and the reality around us?...

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