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    A Century of Model Animation

    R395,00 R737,04
    Tells the whole story of stop-motion model animation from the late nineteenth-century pioneers to the work of Tim Burton and Aardman Animation.

    The Art of Ray Harryhausen

    R395,00 R739,34
    This stunning array of images is a tribute to the scope of Harryhausen's imagination and his artistic skills which no student of special effects or cinema history will want to be without.

    The Vanishing Man: In Pursuit of Velazquez

    R381,00 R435,00
    In 1845, a Reading bookseller named John Snare came across the dirt-blackened portrait of a prince at a country house auction. Suspecting that it might be a long-lost Velazquez, he bought the picture and set out to discover its strange history. A fusion of detection and biography, this book pays homage to the Spanish master Velazquez.

    What are You Looking at?: 150 Years of Modern Art in the Blink of an Eye

    R280,00 R320,00
    What is modern art? Why do we either love it or loathe it? And why is it worth so much damn money? This book asks all the basic questions that you were too afraid to ask.

    Peacock and Vine: Fortuny and Morris in Life and at Work

    R298,00 R340,00
    Born a generation apart, they were seeming opposites: Mariano Fortuny, a Spanish aristocrat thrilled by the cultures of Crete and Knossos; William Morris, a British craftsman, in thrall to the myths of the North. Yet through their inventions and textiles, they inspired a new variety of art. This book traces their genius right to the source.

    An untamed force

    R306,00 R350,00
    The towering sculptures of Dylan Lewis are becoming well-known landmarks in South Africa, where they grace botanical gardens, golf courses, grand hotel foyers and the halls of discerning collectors. Increasingly, they are being snapped up by galleries and institutions abroad.

    Illuminations: Italian Baroque Masterworks in Canadian Collections

    R499,00
    Investigates how Italian Baroque painting demonstrates an unprecedented ability to create powerful spectacles through pictorial illumination.

    The Book of Bibles

    R293,00 R345,00

    Classic Penguin: Cover to Cover

    R341,00 R390,00

    Craft art in Southern Africa

    R319,00 R375,00
    Much has changed since Craft Art in South Africa was published in 2002. This follow-up edition highlights the renewed sense of creativity and inspiration that is sweeping across the country against all odds.

    Egyptian Art

    R323,00 R380,00
    Egyptian art from its prehistoric origins through 3, 000 years of achievement.

    Peggy Guggenheim: The Shock of the Modern

    R272,00 R320,00

    Cities of the World

    R293,00 R345,00

    Van Gogh's Ear: The True Story

    R280,00 R320,00
    On a dark night in Provence in December 1888 Vincent van Gogh cut off his ear. The author sets out to discover exactly what happened that night in Arles. Why would an artist at the height of his powers commit such a brutal act? Who was the mysterious 'Rachel' to whom he presented his macabre gift? Was it just his lobe, or his entire ear?

    The Design History Reader

    R357,00 R420,00
    A collection for students of the key writings - classic and contemporary - on Design History

    The China Collectors: America's Century-Long Hunt for Asian Art Treasures

    R357,00 R420,00
    The untold and fascinating history of the unlikely artistic encounters between the US and China, the youngest and oldest of major powers