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Wisdom and Strength: the Biography of a Renaissance Masterpiece

By: WATSON, Peter

Price: $13.95

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040934

ISBN: 0385184492

Condition: As New


Peter Watson takes one world-renowned painting - Paolo Veronese's "Allegory of Wisdom and Strength" - and traces its history over four centuries. He looks who has wanted the picture, who has stolen it, who has bargained for it or who has fought over it. xx, 395 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm. 'As New' - bright, fresh and dunmarked in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service... View more info

The Art of Arthur Watts

By: WATTS, Arthur; WATTS, Simon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Almonte, ON, Algrove Publishing Limited: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046215

ISBN: 1894572831

Condition: As New


The gentle humour and superb drawing skills of English artist Arthur Watts [1883-1935] make his cartoons as appealing today as they werte in the 1920s and 1930s. Compiled and edited by his son Simon Watts. [v], i, 184 pages : illustrations, some color, facsimiles, portraits ; 28 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked with a tight, square binding, no spine creases. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal... View more info

The Art of Babar: the work of Jean and Laurent de Brunhoff

By: WEBER, Nicholas Fox

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams, Inc.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33057

ISBN: 0810918935

Condition: As New


His tales translated into 17 languages, Babar the elephant fled the jungle and entered Western civilization in 1931 in a book by the de Brunhoffs. Here, for the first time, is a fascinating look at the story behind Babar and his creators. "All line drawings through page 9 were created by Jean de Brunhoff for the children's dining room, S S Normandie (c. 1934) ; The title page illustration by Jean de Brunhoff is "The Balloon Ride" from "The Travels of Baba... View more info

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Art and Society in Italy 1350-1500 (Oxford History of Art)

By: WELCH, Evelyn

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1997

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 20984

ISBN: 019284203X

Condition: As New


This book presents a fresh picture of the Italian Renaissance, discussing a wide range of works, and examining the issues of materials, workshop practises, and artist-patron relationships, and exploring the ways in which visual imagery related to contemporary sexual, social and political behaviour. A volume in 'The Oxford history of Art'. 351pp, profusely illustrated in colour and in b&w. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked with a tight, square bindingm, no sp... View more info

The Graphic Idea Notebook

By: WHITE, Jan V.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Watson-Guptill Publications, Incorporated: 1980

Edition: First Edition, Third Printing

Seller ID: 20998

ISBN: 0823021491

Condition: VG+


An innovative, problem-solving source book for magazine editors and art directors. 192pp, profusely illustrated. Book is bright and clean with a sound binding. Unmarked except for a previous owner's stamp to ffep. Dustjacket has trace edge-wear only. Sound copy. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 800g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal ... View more info

Die deutsche Kunst. Ihre Entwicklung von den Anfängen bis zum Einbruch der Renaissance.

By: WIESSNER, Georg Gustav

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, Akademischer Verlag Dr. Fritz Wedekind & Co.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21795

Condition: Good VG


German Art History from earliest times to the Renaissance. 224pp, 391 illustrations. Bright, clean copy. Sound binding. Unmarked except for a signature/date to ffep. Minor wear to boards. German language text. Weight, 960g. View more info