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The Anatomy of Colour: The Story of Heritage Paints and Pigments
Autor: Symes, Patrick
The Anatomy of Colour is the definitive book on the use of colour and paint in interior decoration over a 300-year period. Drawing on his huge specialist archive, historian and paint expert Patrick Baty traces the evolution of pigments and paint colours together with colour systems and standards, (...)
Categoría: Arte
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Casa Moderna. Latin American Living
Autor: Jodidio, Philip
Since the sensuous Modernism pioneered by Oscar Niemeyer in Brazil, Latin America has become one of the most exciting locations for contemporary architecture in the world. Alejandro Aravena and Paulo Mendes da Rocha, both recent Pritzker Prize winners, are just two very different examples of the (...)
Categoría: Decoración y Diseño
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Cezanne : Drawings and Watercolours
Drawing was central to Cezanne's indefatigable search for solutions to the problems posed by the depiction of reality. Many of his watercolours are equal to his paintings, and he himself made no real distinction between painting and drawing. This book's six chapters are arranged thematically (...)
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Diamond Jewelry. 700 Years of Glory and Glamour
Diamond jewelry has long been symbolic of political power and authority in Europe. This book focuses on the individuals who commissioned and wore extraordinarily precious diamond ornaments from the mid-14th century until the `democratization' of diamonds that followed the opening of mines in South (...)
Categoría: Artes Decorativas
Imagen de Joseph Banks' Florilegium. Botanical Treasures from Cook's First Voyage
Joseph Banks' Florilegium. Botanical Treasures from Cook's First Voyage
Autor: VV.AA.
A full-colour publication of the botanical illustrations commissioned by Joseph Banks, with expert commentaries.Joseph Banks accompanied Captain Cook on his first voyage round the world from 1768 to 1771. A gifted and wealthy young naturalist, Banks collected exotic flora from Madeira, Brazil, (...)
Categoría: Jardines-Botánica
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The Land Gardeners. Cut Flowers
Autor: VV.AA.
Bridget Elworthy and Henrietta Courtauld both trained and worked as lawyers before studying garden design. Henrietta went on to work with landscape and garden designer Tom Stuart-Smith and then started her own garden design business. Bridget went on to study horticulture in London before spending (...)
Categoría: Jardines-Botánica
Imagen de The Wyvern Collection : Medieval and Later Ivory Carvings and Small Sculpture
The Wyvern Collection : Medieval and Later Ivory Carvings and Small Sculpture
This volume, the second catalogue of the Wyvern Collection, celebrates an outstanding group of medieval ivory carvings and small sculpture, the finest assemblage of its kind in private hands. The book has pieces from every period of the Middle Ages, including rare examples from the Early Christian (...)
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William Morris's Flowers
Autor: Bain, Rowan
A passionate advocate of craftsmanship over mass-production, William Morris (1834- 1896) designed a huge variety of objects, but it is his highly original carpet, fabric and wallpaper patterns that have continued to capture the imagination and exert their influence on the decorative arts. Around (...)
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