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            History Of Art & Design Styles: C 1400 To C 1600

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            Florence: The Paintings & Frescoes, 1250-1743
             

            Florence: The Paintings & Frescoes, 1250-1743 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By King, Ross; Grebe, Anja

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            • Pub Date
              26 May 20

            The most comprehensive book on the paintings and frescoes of Florence - with nearly 2,000 beautifully reproduced artworks from the city's great museums and churches - is now available in a practical and elegant paperback format.

            ISBN 9780762470631
            Released NZ 26 May 2020
            Publisher Running Press
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            The Da Vinci Women: The Untold Feminist Power of Leonardo's Art
             

            The Da Vinci Women: The Untold Feminist Power of Leonardo's Art (Hardback)

            By Vahland, Kia

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            • Pub Date
              28 Apr 20

            This new biographical look at Leonardo da Vinci explores the Renaissance master's groundbreaking portrayal of women which forever changed the way the female form is depicted.

            ISBN 9780762496433
            Released NZ 28 Apr 2020
            Publisher Running Press
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            Leonardo da Vinci, Master Draftsman
             

            Leonardo da Vinci, Master Draftsman (Hardback, New title)

            Edited by Bambach, Carmen; Contributions by Cecchi, Alessandro; Farago, Claire; Forcione, Varena; Kemp, Mr Martin

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            A portrait of Leonardo da Vinci as a draftsman, integrating his diverse roles as an artist, scientist, inventor, theorist and teacher. A chronological framework is provided to shed light on his life and career. The essays and entries survey the wide variety of drawing types that ...Leonardo used.
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            ISBN 9780300098785
            Released NZ 18 Feb 2003
            Publisher Yale University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Metropolitan Museum of Art Series
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            The Secret Language of the Renaissance: Decoding the Hidden Symbolism of Italian Art
             

            The Secret Language of the Renaissance: Decoding the Hidden Symbolism of Italian Art (Paperback, New edition)

            By Stemp, Richard

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            Journey through Renaissance art and attain an understanding of the symbolic messages of painters from Leonardo Da Vinci to Sandro Botticelli, as well as sculptors and architects

            ISBN 9781844839377
            Released NZ 1 Jul 2012
            Publisher Watkins Media
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            Leonardo: Experience a Masterpiece

            Leonardo: Experience a Masterpiece (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Kharibian, Leah

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            An innovative look at the creation of Leonardo's The Virgin of the Rocks

            ISBN 9781857096606
            Released NZ 15 Nov 2019
            Publisher National Gallery of Victoria
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            The Culture of Bronze: Making and Meaning in Renaissance Sculpture
             

            The Culture of Bronze: Making and Meaning in Renaissance Sculpture (Hardback)

            By Motture, Peta

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            • Internationally sourced

            Explores the material and making of bronzes; the inter-relationships between sculptor, founder and owner, as well as the inter-connections with North European society. Featuring works made for domestic, religious and civic environments, the book discusses the symbolism of bronze,... and the bronzes themselves, within their broader Renaissance context.
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            ISBN 9781851779659
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2019
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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            The Art Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

            The Art Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (Hardback)

            By DK

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            Embark on a tour of the world's greatest artistic movements and works, from prehistoric cave paintings to performance art with The Art Book, the latest in the stunning Big Ideas series. The Art Book explores the most celebrated artworks by history's most influential painters, scu...lptors, and artists with stunning visuals and insightful quotes. Discover profiles of the most important artists from across the globe, stretching from the prehistoric Altamira cave paintings and Chinese jade carvings to movements including impressionism, symbolism, and cubism. Understand the ideas which inspired masterpieces by Botticelli, Rembrandt, Klimt, Matisse, Picasso, and dozens more, with The Art Book's fascinating coverage of painting, drawing, printing, sculpture, conceptual art, and performance art, from ancient history to the modern day.
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            ISBN 9780241239018
            Released NZ 27 Feb 2017
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series Big Ideas
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            A Month in Siena

            A Month in Siena (Hardback)

            By Matar, Hisham

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            Shortly after completing his searing work of non-fiction, The Return, Hisham Matar set off for Siena, a city he had never visited before. His plan was to see the paintings of the Sienese school, to immerse himself in the work of artists he admired perhaps above all others. This m...onth in Siena would be an extraordinary period in the life of this writer: an immersion in art, a consideration of grief and violence, an intimate encounter with the city and its inhabitants. Hisham Matar's short book is the story of how art can console and disturb in equal measure. It is a profoundly moving contemplation of the relationship between art and the human condition.
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            ISBN 9780241409503
            Released NZ 5 Nov 2019
            Publisher Penguin
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            A New History of Italian Renaissance Art

            A New History of Italian Renaissance Art (Hardback, Second edition)

            By Campbell, Stephen J.; Cole, Michael W.

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            A new edition of Campbell and Cole's acclaimed survey of Italian Renaissance art, updated to reflect the very latest scholarship and contemporary restorations.

            ISBN 9780500239759
            Released NZ 1 Dec 2017
            Publisher Thames and Hudson (Australia)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            El Greco Basic Art

            El Greco Basic Art (Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Scholz-Hansel, Michael

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            Cretan-born painter Domenicos Theotocopoulos, better known by his Spanish nickname, El Greco (c.1545-1614), studied under Titian in Venice before settling down in Toldeo. Commissioned by the church and local nobility, El Greco produced dramatic paintings marked by distorted figur...es and vibrant color contrasted with subtle grays. Though his work was appreciated by his contemporaries, especially intellectuals, it wasn't until the 20th century that it was widely embraced and admired, influencing in particular the Expressionist movement.
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            ISBN 9783822831717
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2005
            Publisher Taschen
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Taschen Basic Art Series
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