business-of-art books
  • Business of Art books
  • Alexander Calder / David Smith
    Views : 448
    Pages : 112

    by: Elizabeth M. Turner Sarah Hamill

    Publisher: pHauser & Wirth Publishers

    Book Description

    Two of the most important American sculptors of the 20th century, Alexander Calder (1898–1976) and David Smith (1906–65) pushed sculptural practice in metal to new heights over the course of their careers. Bringing together pivotal scu ... more

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    2017-11-21

    ISBN-10: 3906915034

    ISBN-13: 9783906915036

    Language: English

  • The Anatomy of a Museum: An Insider\'s Text
    Views : 260
    Pages : 288

    by: Steven Miller

    Publisher: pWiley-Blackwell

    Book Description

    Written by a museum professional and based on a course taught for many years, The Anatomy of a Museum is an engaging and accessible volume that provides a unique insider’s guide to what museums are and how they operate.

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    2017-10-02

    ISBN-10: 1119237041

    ISBN-13: 9781119237044

    Language: English

  • ReVision
    Views : 268
    Pages : 380

    Publisher: pSteidl

    Book Description

    This book offers the first overview of the unique photography and new media collection of the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg (MKG). From the beginnings of photography to contemporary pieces, the collection includes more than 75,000 work ... more

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    2017-09-26

    ISBN-10: 3958291856

    ISBN-13: 9783958291850

    Language: English

  • Circles and Circuits: Chinese Caribbean Art
    Views : 378
    Pages : 120

    Publisher: pDuke University Press Books

    Book Description

    Circles and Circuits: Chinese Caribbean Art examines artistic production in Cuba, Trinidad, Jamaica, and Panama, where large immigrant populations and political, economic, and socio-cultural conditions enabled the development of rich art ... more

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    2017-09-22

    ISBN-10: 0998745103

    ISBN-13: 9780998745107

    Language: English

  • Sacred Landscapes: Nature in Renaissance Manuscripts
    Views : 340
    Pages : 112

    by: Bryan C. Keene Alexandra Kaczenski

    Publisher: pJ. Paul Getty Museum

    Book Description

    Distant blue hills, soaring trees, vast cloudless skies—the majesty of nature has always had the power to lift the human spirit. For some it evokes a sense of timelessness and wonder. For others it reinforces religious convictions. And for m ... more

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    2017-10-10

    ISBN-10: 1606065467

    ISBN-13: 9781606065464

    Language: English

  • Qajar Women: Images of Women in 19th-Century Iran
    Views : 481
    Pages : 184

    by: Mounia Chekhab-Abudaya Nur Sobers-Khan Amélie Couvrat-Desvergnes Stefan Masarovic

    Publisher: pSilvana Editoriale

    Book Description

    Qajar Women explores the varied images of women in 19th-century Iran through artworks belonging to the permanent collection of the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha.

    Essays by international experts trace changes in the ide ... more

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    2017-09-26

    ISBN-10: 8836635253

    ISBN-13: 9788836635252

    Language: English

  • Japan in Early Photographs: The Aimé Humbert Collection at the Museum of Ethnography, Neuchâtel (English and French Edition)
    Views : 318
    Pages : 308

    by: Akiyoshi Tani Grégoire Mayor

    Publisher: pArnoldsche Verlagsanstalt

    Book Description

    • Remarkably vivid and well-preserved photographs of nineteenth-century Japan
    • Presented to the public for the first time
    • Introduced by Swiss and Japanese scholars in the context of early photographic history

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    2017-11-30

    ISBN-10: 3897900270

    ISBN-13: 9783897900271

    Language: English