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The North American Indian
The North American Indian
by Edward Curtis
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At the turn of the century, the American photographer Edward Sheriff Curtis (1868?1952) started on his thirty-year project to produce a monumental study of North American Indians. Using an approach that was both artistically and scientifically ambitious... (read more)

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Cubism (25)
Cubism (25)
by A Gantefuhrer Trier
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As you'll find out in this guide to the fundamentals of cubism, there is more to the genre than its most famous proponent. Cubism -- often identified by flattened, geometric shapes, overlapping, simplified forms and fragmented spatial planes -- was quite... (read more)

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Araki: Tokyo Lucky Hole (25)
Araki: Tokyo Lucky Hole (25)
by Nobuyoshi Araki
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Tokyo "entertainment centers" in the early 1980s photographed by Araki  It started in 1978 with an ordinary coffee shop near Kyoto whose waitresses famously wore no panties under their miniskirts and see-through pantyhose. As word began to... (read more)

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Turner (25)
Turner (25)
by Michael Bockemuhl
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As a blind person might see the world if the gift of sight were suddenly returned—this is how we might describe the effect of William Turner's paintings on the observer. John Ruskin, Turner's uncompromising 19th-century defender, alluded to this... (read more)

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Pre-Raphaelites
Pre-Raphaelites
by Heather Birchall
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Sometimes considered the first avant-garde art movement, the Pre-Raphaelites rejected their era's dominant artistic theories for what they saw as a more spiritual, naturalistic and intensely personal approach. Fascinated by the romantic aspects of... (read more)

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Raphael
Raphael
by Christof Thoenes
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Influenced by his contemporaries Michelangelo and Leonardo, Raphael Santi (1483-1520) became, in his own right, one of the most important artists of the High Renaissance. Though Raphael painted many important works in his Florence period, including his... (read more)

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Tom Poulton: The Secret Art of an English Gentleman (25)
Tom Poulton: The Secret Art of an English Gentleman (25)
by Jamie Maclean
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he secret art of an English gentleman  Thomas Leycester Poulton was an English magazine and medical book illustrator, born in 1897. Upon his death in 1963 it was discovered he was also a prolific and imaginative erotic artist who produced hundreds... (read more)

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Living in China
Living in China
by Reto Guntli
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Splendid and traditional homes in the Peoples Republic Dating back more than six thousand years, China is the worlds oldest civilization and most populous nation. With its remarkable history, rich culture, and diversity of ethnic groups, China is an... (read more)

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Velazquez
Velazquez
by Norbert Wolf
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The undeniable pinnacle of the golden age of Spanish painting Acclaimed for its blending of realism with atmosphere, and for its deeply sensitive appreciation of character, the work of Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez (1599-1660... (read more)

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de Kooning (Basic Arts)
de Kooning (Basic Arts)
by Barbara Hess
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Dutch-born American painter Willem de Kooning (1904-1997) was a leader of the abstract expressionist movement. Inspired by Arshile Gorky to abandon the realist style that had dominated his work in the 1930s, he began experimenting with abstraction in the... (read more)

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Berlin, Portrait of a City
Berlin, Portrait of a City
by Hans Christian Adam
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The spirit of Berlin.  A photographic journey into the citys history   Berlin has survived two world wars, was divided by a wall during the Cold War, and after the fall of the wall was reunited. The city emerged as a center of European power... (read more)

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Africa
Africa
by Sebastiao Salgado
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This stunning book is not only a sweeping photographic document of Africa by Sebastiao Salgado, but an homage to the history, people, and natural phenomena. Renowned Mozambique novelist Mia Couto describes how todays Africa reflects the effects of... (read more)

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History of Photography: From 1839-present (05 Edition)
History of Photography: From 1839-present (05 Edition)
by Therese Mulligan
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The greatest photographers of the last 100 years A comprehensive overview of the most influential photographers of the last century and their finest monographs: Arranged alphabetically, this biographical encyclopedia features every major photographer... (read more)

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Lichtenstein
Lichtenstein
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One of the most important exponents of Pop Art In the late 50s and 60s, American painter Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997) became one of the most important exponents of Pop Art—that movement which transformed products of mass consumption and the... (read more)

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The Playboy Book Fifty Years
The Playboy Book Fifty Years
by Playboy
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Fine gentleman's entertainment since 1953. Relive Playboy's fifty-year history with this sweeping retrospective of the groundbreaking magazine that grew from Hugh Hefner's pet project into an icon as recognizable as Disney and Coca-Cola. Visit Hef's... (read more)

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Eames (25)
Eames (25)
by Gloria Koenig
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The illustrious career of Charles and Ray Eames “Eventually everything connects—people, ideas, objects, etc. ... the quality of the connections is the key to quality per se.” —Charles Eames “... everything hangs on... (read more)

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The Big Penis Book 3-D [With 3-D Glasses]
The Big Penis Book 3-D [With 3-D Glasses]
by Dian Hanson
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Watch how they follow you around the room It’s hard to imagine a book that could beat The Big Penis Book for grabbing attention and driving sales, unless it would be those same unimaginably colossal generative units seen in breathtaking 3-D. That... (read more)

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Klee
Klee
by Susanna Partsch
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The delightfully unclassifiable work of a master painter Designated as "degenerate" by the Nazis, Paul Klee (1879-1940) is today considered one of the most important artists of the 20th century. His works stand out for the variety in their... (read more)

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The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen
The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen
by Hans Christian Andersen
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The cornerstone of modern fantasy… An exciting new compilation of Hans Christian Andersens world-famous fairy tales   The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen presents the most famous Andersen stories, including classics such... (read more)

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Los Angeles. Portrait of a City
Los Angeles. Portrait of a City
by Jim Heimann
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A pictorial history of the City of Angels From the first known photograph taken in Los Angeles to its most recent sweeping vistas, this photographic tribute to the City of Angels provides a fascinating journey through the city's cultural, political... (read more)

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