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Handbook of Practical Planning for Art Collectors and Their Advisors
By American Bar Association
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ean: 9781627227254, isbn: 1627227253,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
Art is an asset of passion, as author Ramsay H. Slugg begins this invaluable resource, yet it has unique and not unimportant financial characteristics. These elements make art possibly the most difficult asset to incorporate into an overall estate an...
Think Like an Artist: How to Live a Happier, Smarter, More Creative Life
mpn: 41557030, ean: 9780241970805, isbn: 0241970806,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 119 reviews
Think Like an Artist by BBC Arts editor Will Gompertz - wisdom and smart thinking from Da Vinci to Ai Weiwei Why do some people seem to find it easy to come up with fresh, brilliant ideas? And how do they turn them into something worthwhile? After sp...
Ningyo: The Art of the Japanese Doll
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ean: 9780804847353, isbn: 0804847355,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
Ningyo: The Art of the Japanese Doll features over 250 unique photographs as well as extensive commentary and background history. Japanese dolls (ningyo) have played an important role in Japanese art and culture since its earliest stages of developme...
Breakfast at Sotheby's: An A-Z of the Art Word
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ean: 9781468311655, isbn: 1468311654,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 106 reviews
An entirely new way to look at art: a wry, intimate―and wholly alphabetical!―exploration of how art acquires its financial value Two questions are key to experiencing a work of art in a museum or exhibition: 1.) Do I like it? 2.) Who's it by? Yo...
Axel Vervoordt (Trade)
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9782843232978, isbn: 284323297X,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 126 reviews
Axel Vervoordt began his career as an art and antiques dealer in the late 1960s, when he meticulously renovated a narrow street with sixteen of the oldest houses in Antwerp. In 1986, his company moved to a castle near Antwerp. Axel Vervoordt's compa...
5000 Years of Tiles
By Brand: Smithsonian Books
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781588343987, isbn: 1588343987,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
A comprehensive, full-color exploration of tile art and production worldwide, from earliest times to the present day. The book is both an authoritative work of reference and a visual delight, ranging from ancient Greece, where the first fired roof ti...
Gardner's Art Through the Ages
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ean: 9780155050907, isbn: 0155050907,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
The market-leading text for the art history survey course, GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES has served as a comprehensive and thoughtfully crafted guide to the defining phases of the world's artistic tradition. With this book in hand, thousands of st...
By Zon International Publishing
ean: 9780939549016, isbn: 0939549018,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 104 reviews
Painted Ponies is teh classic book of antique carousel art. This extraordinary coffee table style book presents the finest carving examples by the most renowned carousel artists. The rarest horses and most unique menagerie animals were selected from ...
Chinese Wallpaper in Britain and Ireland
ean: 9781781300732, isbn: 1781300739,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 80 reviews
Chinese wallpaper has been an important element of European interior decoration for 300 years. As trade between Europe and China flourished in the 17th century, Europeans developed a strong taste for Chinese art and design. The stunningly beautiful w...
Collecting Chinese Art
By S Berstein & Co Jade & Oriental art
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ean: 9780963893260, isbn: 0963893262,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
Much of what we know about early Chinese art is undergoing change in light of recent archaeological discoveries. This entertaining and informative volume by a leading specialist in the field illustrates and documents 120 outstanding Chinese works of ...
Basic Perspective Drawing: A Visual Guide
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ean: 9780471472742, isbn: 0471472743,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 128 reviews
Moving logically from simple concepts to specific tools and methods, this book shows how to construct perspective views one step at a time, with illustrated examples that cover every key part of the process. * Step-by-step instructions make the learn...
Art Collecting Today: Market Insights for Everyone Passionate about Art
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ean: 9781621535737, isbn: 1621535738,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 110 reviews
Grounded in real-life stories, Art Collecting Today is the essential practical guide to today's art market. A lightly regulated industry with more than sixty billion dollars of annual sales, the art market is often opaque and confusing to even the m...
The Look of Love: Eye Miniatures from the Skier Collection
ean: 9781907804014, isbn: 1907804013,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
This stunning volume explores the little-known subject of "lover’s eyes," hand-painted miniatures of single human eyes set in jewellery and given as tokens of affection or remembrance. In 1785, when the Prince of Wales secretly proposed to Mrs. Mar...
Michelangelo: Sculptor in Bronze
By Philip Wilson Publishers
ean: 9781781300633, isbn: 1781300631,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 125 reviews
Michelangelo (1475–1564) is one of the most important and influential artists in the history of art. Documented as a sculptor who worked in a variety of media, his production in bronze has, until recently, proved elusive. However, in 2015 an intern...
Mennonite Arts (Schiffer Book for Collectors)
By Brand: Schiffer Pub Ltd
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ean: 9780764314148, isbn: 0764314149,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
This pioneer work presents the rich and diverse decorative arts produced by the distinctive Mennonite communities in Europe, Pennsylvania, and Canada over a 300-year period. In his scholarly text, Clarke Hess identifies a host of newly recognized Men...
Hiroshige's Journey in the 60-Odd Provinces (Famous Japanese Print Series)
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ean: 9789074822602, isbn: 9074822606,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) designed a series of 70 landscapes depicting the provinces of Japan between 1854 and 1856. It was the first of a number of sets from the highly productive years of his later life. The designs comprising Famous places in ...
A Poor Collector's Guide to Buying Great Art
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ean: 9783899555790, isbn: 3899555791,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 105 reviews
Today’s art market is incredibly dynamic.There are so many compelling works, shows,and exhibitions to choose from and newgalleries are opening all the time. Becausethere is so much to discover and see, manypeople are getting interested in collectin...
Direct Stone Sculpture (Schiffer Art Books)
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ean: 9780764312243, isbn: 0764312243,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 106 reviews
The ancient and wonderful art of direct stone sculpture is brought to life in this comprehensive new book by the noted sculptor, Milt Liebson. After a brief, informative historical overview of stone sculpture, he leads the reader through the hands-on...