Caravaggio, or more accurately Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571-1610), was always a name to be reckoned with. Notorious bad boy of Italian painting, the artist was at once celebrated and controversial: violent in temper, precise in technique, a creative master, and a man on the run. Today, he is considered one of the greatest influences in all art history.
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Dora Maar (born Henriette Théodora Markovitch, 1907–1997) was active at the height of Surrealism in France.$45.00ISBN: 9780878468669Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: MFA Publications - November 19th, 2019
The first book to focus exclusively on Hokusai's landscapes, by one of the world's leading ukiyo-e specialists$16.99ISBN: 9780711248779Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Wide Eyed Editions - January 7th, 2020A beautifully told art story for children, looking at Claude Monet's life through his masterpieces. Accompanied by stunning original illustrations from Caroline Bonne-Muller.
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Before reaching the tender age of 30, Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564) had already sculpted Piet and David, two of the most famous sculptures in the entire history of art. As a sculptor, painter, draftsman, and architect, the achievements of this Italian master are unique--no artist before or after him has ever produced such a vast, multifaceted, and wide-ranging oeuvre.$15.00ISBN: 9783836531092Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Taschen - October 3rd, 2016
One of the leading lights of the Impressionist movement, Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) remains a towering figure in art history with enduring public appeal. Sun-kissed, charming, and sensual, his work shows painting at its most lighthearted and luminous, while championing the plein air and color innovations of his time.$60.00ISBN: 9783836572415Availability: Special OrderPublished: Taschen - February 7th, 2019
Santiago Calatrava is a world-renowned architect, structural engineer, sculptor, and artist. From the Athens 2004 Olympic Sports Complex to the World Trade Center Transportation Hub in Manhattan, he exhibits a remarkable aesthetic and engineering prowess with a simultaneous sensitivity for both the appearance and the anatomy of a structure.$200.00ISBN: 9783836556897Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Taschen - October 1st, 2018
The life and times of Pieter Bruegel the Elder (c. 1526/30-1569) were marked by stark cultural conflict. He witnessed religious wars, the Duke of Alba's brutal rule as governor of the Netherlands, and the palpable effects of the Inquisition. To this day, the Flemish artist remains shrouded in mystery. We know neither where nor exactly when he was born.$65.00ISBN: 9783791358741Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Prestel - November 15th, 2019
One of The New York Times Best Art Books of 2019
This full-scale retrospective monograph of Julie Mehretu's work traces the development of one of America's most celebrated abstract painters.$40.00ISBN: 9780300248661Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Yale University Press - January 7th, 2020An insightful overview of how Millet influenced and inspired many modernist artists that followed him
Jean-François Millet (1814–1875) was one of the most important artists of the Barbizon School. Through his publicly exhibited works and their critical reception, Millet was of crucial significance to modernist painters.$40.00ISBN: 9783836532297Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Taschen - December 30th, 2015
Step into a world of star-crossed lovers, magical winds, mischievous giants, and trolls, through some of the most exquisite illustrations in publishing history. In this gorgeous reprint, TASCHEN revives the most ambitious publication project of beloved Danish artist Kay Nielsen, one of the most famous children's book illustrators of all time.$15.95ISBN: 9780393354928Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - October 10th, 2017
Winner of the 2016 Marfield Prize