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Alfred Sisley: Impressionist Master

Mary Anne Stevens · Editions Hazan, Paris
Pages: 191
Format: Hardcover

Born in Paris to British parents, Alfred Sisley (1839-1899) abandoned his business studies early on in order to pursue training as a landscape artist and has become admired for his characteristic subtlety and highly restrained approach to painting. This beautiful publication offers an overdue...
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Broadway: A History of New York City in Thirteen Miles

Fran Leadon · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 560
Format: Hardcover

An eye-opening history of Manhattan told through its most celebrated street.In the early seventeenth century, in a backwater Dutch colony, there was a wide, muddy cow path that the settlers called the Brede Wegh. As the street grew longer, houses and taverns began to spring up alongside...
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Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain

Oliver Sacks · Knopf; 1 edition
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

Music can move us to the heights or depths of emotion It can persuade us to buy something or remind us of our first date It can lift us out of depression when nothing else can It can get us dancing to its beat But the power of music goes much much further Indeed music occupies more areas...
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Thomas Cole's Journey: Atlantic Crossings

Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser · Metropolitan Museum of Art
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A major reexamination of the father of the Hudson River School in relation to his European roots and travels Thomas Cole (1801-1848) , arguably the greatest American landscape artist of his generation, is presented here in a new light: as an international figure, born in England, and in dialogue...
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Annie - 2012 Revival Vocal Selections

Charles Strouse · Hal Leonard Corporation
Pages: 53
Format: Paperback

In celebration of its 35th anniversary, a revival of this beloved musical opened on Broadway in 2012. Our songbook features fresh digital engravings of 13 tunes including new songs added just for this edition! Contains piano/vocal arrangements of: Annie * Easy Street * I Don't Need...
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Delacroix

Sébastien Allard · Metropolitan Museum of Art
Pages: 328
Format: Hardcover

A comprehensive monograph on the preeminent French Romantic artist whose work changed the course of European painting Eugène Delacroix (1798-1863) created extraordinary paintings that were known for their dynamic color, brushwork, and movement as well as their original subject matter....
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Sing-A-Long: Best of Christmas

Hal Leonard Corp. · Hal Leonard
Format: Paperback

(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook). It wouldn't be the holidays without a sing-along! This unique Christmas collection features 20 songs with eight pull-out sets of lyrics so that everyone can sing along. Includes: All I Want for Christmas Is My Two Front Teeth * Blue Christmas * Christmas...
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Monument Man: The Life and Art of Daniel Chester French

Harold Holzer · Princeton Architectural Press
Pages: 268
Format: Hardcover

The artist who created the statue for the Lincoln Memorial, John Harvard in Harvard Yard, and The Minute Man in Concord, Massachusetts, Daniel Chester French (1850-1931) is America's best-known sculptor of public monuments Monument Man is the first comprehensive biography of this fascinating...
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Ninth Street Women: Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell, and Helen Frankenthaler: Five Painters and the Movement That Changed Modern Art

Mary Gabriel · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 568
Format: Hardcover

The rich, revealing, and thrilling story of five women whose lives and painting propelled a revolution in modern artSet amid the most turbulent social and political period of modern times, Ninth Street Women is the impassioned, wild, sometimes tragic, always exhilarating chronicle of five...
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LIFE: Our Century In Pictures

Tony Chiu · Bulfinch
Pages: 423
Format: Hardcover

This is an unparalleled look back at one hundred extraordinary years. Selected from the photographic archives of Life and other major collections, these spellbinding images bring alive the people and events that shaped the twentieth century. Included are classic images as well as virtually...
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Vivian Maier: Out of the Shadows

Michael Williams · CityFiles Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Presenting her breathtaking photographs alongside revealing interviews with those who knew her best, this volume is the first attempt to put Vivian Maier's work in context and create a moving portrait of her as an artist. Though she created more than 120,000 negatives during her lifetime,...
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Creating a Self-Portrait

Tom Coates · Watson-Guptill Pubns; 1St Edition edition
Pages: 135
Format: Hardcover

Watson Guptill, 1989.
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Goodnight, L.A.: Untold Tales from Inside Classic Rocks Legendary Recording Studios

Kent Hartman · Da Capo Press
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A behind-the-scenes journey through the rise and demise of the '70s and '80s classic rock eraBefore disco, punk, hair metal, rap, and eventually grunge took it all away, the music scene in Los Angeles was dominated by rock 'n' roll. If a group wanted to hit it big, L.A. was the place to be. But in addition...
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50 Photographers You Should Know

Peter Stepan
Format: Paperback

This dynamic introduction to the world's greatest photographers from the inception of photography to today bears proof of the magic of the camera. From Felix Nadar to Nan Goldin, each of the photographers featured here represents an important aspect of photography's evolution. The artists...
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