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PIERRE CHAREAU: MODERN ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN

The designer and architect Pierre Chareau (1883-1950) was a pivotal figure in modernism. His extraordinary Art Deco furniture is avidly collected and his visionary glass house, the Maison de Verre, is celebrated, but the breadth ...

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DRAWINGS FOR PAINTINGS IN THE AGE OF REMBRANDT

The catalog for the international loan exhibition: Drawings for Paintings in the Age of Rembrandt captures the different ways in which artists used preliminary or construction drawings when composing and refining their paintings. Seventeenth-century Dutch ...

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THE ACADEMY OF SAN CARLOS AND MEXICAN ART HISTORY

The first substantial Mexican colonial art historiography in English, this book examines the origin of the study of colonial art in Mexico as a symptom of the development of modern museum practice in mid-nineteenth-century Mexico ...

pvp.155.0 €


THE HARDY FAMILY OF ARTISTS "FREDERICK DANIEL, GEORGE, HEYWOOD AND JAMES HARDY AND THEIR FAMILIES"

The artists in the Hardy family, Heywood, James, Frederick Daniel and several others, have always been popular with collectors. However, this is the first comprehensive assessment of their work, based on previously unpublished material and ...

pvp.58.0 €


SILK, PORCELAIN AND LACQUER "CHINA AND JAPAN AND THEIR TRADE WITH WESTERN EUROPE AND THE NEW WORLD, 1500-1644"

Focusing on the prolific trade, transport and consumption of Chinese silk and porcelain, and Japanese lacquer abroad between 1500 and 1644, this groundbreaking book will show how the material cultures of late Ming China and ...

pvp.115.0 €


ART OF MANY "THE DANIS PAVILION BIENNALE ARCHITETTURA 2016"

A presentation of more than 130 new Danish architectural projects- with images, drawings and informative texts. The book 'Art of Many - the Right to Space presents more than 130 contemporary Danish architectural projects in ...

pvp.79.0 €


ROOM FOR ARTIFACTS "THE ARCHITECTURE OF WOJR"

WOJR: Organization for Architecture is an innovative group of designers based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, who are committed to the idea of architecture as a form of cultural production, engaging the intersections of art, architecture, and ...

pvp.48.0 €


ARTEK AND THE AALTOS: CREATING A MODERN WORLD

The first English-language survey to focus on the Finnish Modernist design company Artek and its founders, Alvar and Aino Aalto The Finnish design firm Artek is best known as the producer and distributor of Modernist ...

pvp.68.0 €


CITY OF REFUGE "SEPARATISTS AND UTOPIAN TOWN PLANNING"

The vision of Utopia obsessed the nineteenth-century mind, shaping art, literature, and especially town planning. In City of Refuge, Michael Lewis takes readers across centuries and continents to show how Utopian town planning produced a ...

pvp.50.0 €


CAPABILITY BROWB "DESIGNING THE ENGLISH LANSDCAPE"

In celebration of his 300th year, a definitive survey of Capability Browns most famous gardens and landscapes in Britain. Widely acknowledged as the most influential landscape designer of his age, Lancelot "Capability" Brown was to ...

pvp.63.0 €


FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT AND SAN FRANCISCO

Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959) often spent time in San Francisco, which he called 'the most charming city in America.' Paul V. Turner looks at the architects complex and evolving relationship with the city, surveying the ...

pvp.61.29 €


SMILJAN RADIC - BESTIARY

The Chilean architect presents eighteen projects designed in his studio that illuminate ideas and process in this handsome publication. Some began life as illustrations of texts loved by the architect, and several have been realised, ...

pvp.55.0 €


POLYTUNNELS, GREENHOUSES AND PROTECTIVE CROPPING "A GUIDE TO GROWING TECHNIQUES "

This comprehensive book, written by an acknowledged expert, is packed with useful information and is an invaluable reference work that covers all aspects of protected horticulture. It discusses the appropriate siting for a greenhouse enterprise, ...

pvp.32.0 €


RICHARD DIEBENKORN " THE CATALOGUE RAISONNE"

A four-volume definitive resource on the career and unique works of the postwar American artist Richard Diebenkorn The celebrated American artist Richard Diebenkorn (1922-1993) was a singular figure in postwar American art. Early in his ...

pvp.345.0 €


VERNACULAR ARCHITECTURE IN THE PRE-COLUMBIAN AMERICAS

Vernacular Architecture in the Pre-Columbian Americas reveals the dynamism of the ancient past, where social relations and long-term history were created post hole by post hole, brick by brick. This collection shifts attention away from ...

pvp.140.0 €


ARCHITECTURAL TRAVEL JEWELS "LODGINGS FOR DESIGN ENTHUSIASTS"

The combination of architecture and vacations is highly inspiring. It promises relaxation and pleasure, beauty and style, all in one. Each of the vacation domiciles presented here can fulfill even the most discerning demands of ...

pvp.34.0 €


YONA FRIEDMAN DRAWINGS AND MODELS 1945-2015

This bilingual volume is a revised version of Friedman's 'Drawings & Models - 1945-2010', a monumental publication which offers a complete overview of the work of one of the greatest artists-architects and urbanist theoreticians today, ...

pvp.56.0 €


YONA FRIEDMAN - IMAGINARY CITIES

Testi in lingua francese, italiana, inglese e tedesca Con illustrazioni a colori «Ogni città vorrebbe, sempre, essere ordinata, e sempre sembra in disordine. L'ordine della città è complicato, allusivo, irregolare. Ogni città crea il proprio ...

pvp.28.0 €


COMENTARIO DE LA PINTURA Y PINTORES ANTIGUOS

Felipe de Guevara (ca. 1500-1563), anticuario y cortesano de Carlos V y Felipe II, recurre a distintas fuentes clásicas, Plinio y Vitruvio principalmente, con el fin de ofrecernos en su tratado de arte una historia ...

pvp.28.0 €


FRANCISCO SALZILLO Y LA ESCUELA DE ESCULTURA DE CARAVACA

Desde 1765 José López difundió por tierra de la Encomienda y Vicaría santiaguistas de Caravaca los saberes aprendidos en el taller de Francisco Salzillo. Convertido en cabeza de una escuela de escultura, formó a otros ...

pvp.20.0 €


JUN AOKI COMPLETE WORKS 3 2005-2014

The third monograph of Japanese architect Jun Aoki, recently known for his widely published Louis Vuitton Matsuya Ginza facade renewal, covers roughly a decade of work. Beginning with the Aomori Museum of Art, the selection ...

pvp.59.0 €


WILLIAM EGGLESTON "RETRATOS"

por EGGLESTON, WILLIAMPRODGER, PHILLIP

WILLIAM EGGLESTON "RETRATOS"

El fotografo estadounidense William Eggleston es conocido por capturar la vida cotidiana en los suburbios de Memphis y por su uso pionero de color. Este libro, cuya edicion inglesa acompaña a la primera exposicion dedicada ...

pvp.39.0 €


PACHECO ":TEORICO, ARTISTA, MAESTRO (1564-1644) "

Catálogo de la exposición temporal que propone aspira a situar a Francisco Pacheco en el lugar de privilegio que le corresponde dentro de la rica historia del arte barroco andaluz. Fue sin duda una de ...

pvp.25.0 €


PROTOCOLES D'ÉTUDE DES MORTIERS ANCIENS À L'USAGE DES ARCHÉOLOGUES

Quel est le type de liant de ce mortier ? Comment choisir le bon échantillon à analyser ? Peut-on caractériser un mortier sur le terrain ? Quapportent les analyses minéralogiques ou la microscopie ? Ce ...

pvp.35.0 €


GAUDÍ POP UP "ARTE Y GENIO"

por Hawcock, David

GAUDÍ POP UP "ARTE Y GENIO"

Este colorido libro Pop-Up ilustra la vida y obra de Antoni Gaudí i Cornet (1852-1926). cinco páginas dobles con un número igual de reconstrucciones Pop-Up que asumen la forma de varias obras maestras del arquitecto ...

pvp.20.0 €


THE SHADOW OF THE AVANT-GARDE "ROUSSEAU AND THE FORGOTTEN MASTERS"

Difficult to categorize and branded as 'naïve''art history had and still has a hard time with works by the great autodidacts: artists such as Henri Rousseau, André Bauchant, Morris Hirshfield, Bill Traylor, Alfred Wallis, or ...

pvp.38.0 €


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LORCA IN TUNE WITH FALLA "LITERARY AND MUSICAL INTERLUDES"

Federico García Lorca (1889-1936) is widely regarded as the greatest Spanish poet of the twentieth century; Manuel de Falla (1876-1946) is Spain's most performed composer of the same period. The two were very different - ...

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