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  • Ctte 23.4

    1st Edition


    First published in 2009. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2009-08-01

  • Ctte 23.3

    1st Edition


    First published in 2009. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2009-06-01

  • Learning to Look at Paintings

    2nd Edition

    By Mary Acton

    Learning to Look at Paintings is an accessible guide to the study and appraisal of paintings, drawings and prints. Mary Acton shows how you can develop visual, analytical and historical skills in learning to look at and understand an image by analysing how it works, what its pictorial elements are…

    Paperback – 2008-09-30

  • Pigment Compendium

    1st Edition

    By Nicholas Eastaugh, Valentine Walsh, Tracey Chaplin, Ruth Siddall

    This is an essential purchase for all painting conservators and conservation scientists dealing with paintings and painted objects. It provides the first definitive manual dedicated to optical microscopy of historical pigments. Illustrated throughout with full colour images reproduced to the…

    Hardback – 2008-06-16

  • Agency, Visuality and Society at the Chartreuse de Champmol

    1st Edition

    By Sherry C.M. Lindquist

    Grounded in archival sources, this interdisciplinary study explores the profound historical significance of the mausoleum of the Valois Dukes of Burgundy - the Chartreuse de Champmol. Although the monument is well known as the site of pivotal works of art by Claus Sluter, Melchior Broederlam, Jean…

    Hardback – 2008-03-14

  • Art History: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Diana Newall, Grant Pooke, Diana Newall

    Art History: The Basics is a concise and accessible introduction for the general reader and the undergraduate approaching the history of art for the first time at college or university. It will give you answers to questions like: What is art and art history? What are the main methodologies…

    Paperback – 2007-11-21
    The Basics

  • Making Art History

    A Changing Discipline and its Institutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth Mansfield

    Making Art History is a collection of essays by contemporary scholars on the practice and theory of art history as it responds to institutions as diverse as art galleries and museums, publishing houses and universities, school boards and professional organizations, political parties and…

    Paperback – 2007-05-16

  • History of the Restoration and Conservation of Works of Art

    1st Edition

    By Alessandro Conti, Helen Glanville

    At times controversial and uncompromising, always intellectually honest, Alessandro Conti’s book is - astonishingly – the only attempt to comprehensively chart in time, the changing impact of man’s desire to preserve for future generations the materials, meaning and appearances of works of art.…

    Paperback – 2007-04-17

  • Light for Art's Sake

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Cuttle

    Conservation scientists in museums and galleries have a clear understanding of the damage that light can inflict on an object, but what of the designers that create exhibitions to display these precious items? Light for Arts Sake provides a basis for a level of professional expertise for lighting…

    Hardback – 2007-03-27

  • Japonisme in Britain

    Whistler, Menpes, Henry, Hornel and nineteenth-century Japan, 1st Edition

    By Ayako Ono

    Japan held a profound fascination for western artists in the latter half of the nineteenth century and the influence of Japonisme on western art was pervasive. Paradoxically, just as western artists were beginning to find inspiration in Japan and Japanese art, Japan was opening to the western world…

    Paperback – 2006-04-06

  • In the Aftermath of Art

    Ethics, Aesthetics, Politics, 1st Edition

    By Donald Preziosi, Johanne Lamoureux

    By juxtaposing issues and problems, Donald Preziosi's latest collection of essays, In the Aftermath of Art, opens up multiple interpretive possibilities by bringing to the surface hidden resonances in the implications of each text. In re-reading his own writings, Preziosi opens up alternatives to…

    Paperback – 2005-12-01
    Critical Voices in Art, Theory and Culture

  • Architecture as Experience

    Radical Change in Spatial Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dana Arnold, Andrew Ballantyne

    Architecture as Experience investigates the perception and appropriation of places across intervals of time and culture. The particular concern of the volume is to bring together fresh empirical research and animate it through contact with theoretical sophistication, without overwhelming the…

    Paperback – 2004-03-11

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