Art

Western Art

The Absolute Bourgeois

The Absolute Bourgeois

Artists and Politics in France 1848-1851

  • Paperback
Among the very few really amusing and serious discussions of art and politics – Observer

The Arts in Spain
  • Paperback
Authoritative and ambitious in its chronological span, this comprehensive book encompasses the enormous breadth of the Spanish artistic panorama.

The Art and Architecture of Mantua

The Art and Architecture of Mantua

Eight Centuries of Patronage and Collecting

  • Hardback
Lavishly produced … the images have been chosen carefully and constitute a visual essay in themselves … scholarly but accessible text … [an] excellent introduction to the artistic splendours of Mantua – Art Quarterly

Art and Archaeology of the Greek World

Art & Archaeology of the Greek World

A New History, c. 2500 - c. 150 BCE

  • Hardback
… unfailingly stimulating text … a wealth of stunning illustrations … the definitive one-volume history of Greek art from the Bronze Age to the Hellenistic World – Jeremy Tanner, Institute of Archaeology, University College London

Art of the Celts

Art of the Celts

From 700 BC to the Celtic Revival

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Splendid, precise introduction – The Good Book Guide

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Art of the Byzantine Era
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A scholarly guide to the art of the period – The Daily Telegraph

Art of the Middle Ages
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This new study encompasses the whole period from Early Christian to late Gothic, the whole of Europe from Ireland to Byzantium, and the whole range of art and architecture.

Art of the Picts

The Art of the Picts

Sculpture and Metalwork in Early Medieval Scotland

  • Paperback with flaps
It is certainly the most important publication on its subject, and is moreover a huge pleasure to read: erudite, engaging, a beautifully written celebration of Pictish art. – The Times Literary Supplement

Athenian Black Figure Vases
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Will undoubtedly become a standard work of reference – Journal of Hellenic Studies

Athenian Red Figure Vases: The Classical Period
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Sir John Boardman's account of Athenian vase painting in the fifth and fourth centuries BC

Bok of Kells
  • Hardback in slipcase
A sumptuous volume containing more than 80 pages from the manuscript reproduced full-size and in full, ravishing colour … a triumph of scholarly investigation and interpretation – The Financial Times

The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells

An Illustrated Introduction to the Manuscript in Trinity College Dublin

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Beautiful … by far the best modern short account of one of the great monuments of early Irish civilization … required reading for anyone interested in the subject – The Irish Times

Das Book of Kells

Das Book of Kells

Ein Meisterwerk Frühirischer Buchmalerei im Trinity College in Dublin

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Le Livre de Kells

Le Livre de Kells

Une Introduction Illustrée au Manuscrit du Trinity College, Dublin

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