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But Is It Art?: An Introduction to Art Theory

But Is It Art?

An Introduction to Art Theory

OUP Oxford (2001)
US$8.99

Cynthia Freeland explains why innovation and controversy are valued in the arts, weaving together...

100 Artists' Manifestos: From the Futurists to the Stuckists

100 Artists' Manifestos

From the Futurists to the Stuckists

Penguin Books Ltd (2011)
US$18.32

In this remarkable collection of 100 manifestos from the last 100 years, Alex Danchev presents the...

Loot: The Battle over the Stolen Treasures of the Ancient World

Loot

The Battle over the Stolen Treasures of the Ancient World

Henry Holt and Co. (2010)
US$6.79

A journey across four continents to the heart of the conflict over who should own the great works of...

Visual Culture
Wiley (2019)
US$26.06

This is a book about how to read visual images: from fine art to photography, film, television and...

The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Family's Century of Art and Loss

The Hare with Amber Eyes

A Family's Century of Art and Loss

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (2010)
US$12.60

The Ephrussis were a grand banking family, as rich and respected as the Rothschilds, who "burned...

The Art of Art History: A Critical Anthology
OUP Oxford (2009)
US$17.99

New edition of this key guide to art history, which takes a critical reading of the field's most...

Portraiture
OUP Oxford (2004)
US$17.09

This fascinating new book explores the world of portraiture from a number of vantage points, and...

Ancient Egypt: An Introduction

Ancient Egypt

An Introduction

Cambridge University Press (2009)
US$33.00

A cornerstone introduction for the study of ancient Egypt, with an overview of geography, history,...

The Cambridge Companion to the Aegean Bronze Age
Cambridge University Press (2008)
US$31.00

This Companion covers the history and the material culture of Crete, Greece and the Aegean Islands...

Vermeer's Hat: The seventeenth century and the dawn of the global world

Vermeer's Hat

The seventeenth century and the dawn of the global world

Profile Books (2010)
US$13.31

In one painting, a Dutch military officer leans toward a laughing girl. In another, a woman at a...