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    Ettore Sottsass

    R2 661,00
    Ultimate monograph on influential Italian architect and designer Ettore Sottsass.

    Textual and Material Culture in Anglo-Saxon England: Thomas Northcote Toller and the Toller Memorial Lectures

    R2 757,00
    Thomas Northcote Toller is one of the most influential Anglo-Saxon scholars of the early twentieth century. The Centre for Anglo-Saxon Studies at Manchester has an annual Toller lecture, delivered by an expert in the field of Anglo-Saxon Studies. This volume offers a selection from these lectures.

    A Gallery of Her Own: Annotated Bibliography of Women in Victorian Painting

    R3 909,00
    A guide to the primary and secondary resources on women in Victorian painting in the WOMENS HISTORY AND CULTURE series. Contemporary reviews, books, articles, essays and dissertations are included, along with general studies of women painters and images of women.

    Modernism and the Museum: Asian, African, and Pacific Art and the London Avant-Garde

    R2 653,00
    By demonstrating that many of the concepts and styles associated with Modernism were actually derived directly from cultures such as Japan, China, Korea, India, Egypt, Assyria, West Africa, and the Pacific Islands, this book provides an entirely new way of looking at the evolution of Modernist art and literature in the West.

    London's Teeming Streets, 1830-1914

    R3 176,00
    James Winter brings an historical perspective to present-day concerns about the effects of continued urban expansion and shows that many current problems date back to the Victorian era.

    Colonialism and the Object: Empire, Material Culture and the Museum

    R3 490,00
    This work examines the artistic production of imperial nations and their colonies and aims to show how it was affected by colonial contact. It also presents case studies of objects from India, China and Africa which were collected by or exhibited in the institutions of the British Empire.

    Neo-impressionism and Anarchism in Fin-de-Siecle France: Painting, Politics and Landscape

    R3 175,00
    Examines the relationship between neo-impressionist landscapes and cityscapes and the anarchist sympathies of the movement's artists. This title focuses on paintings produced between 1886 and 1905 by Paul Signac and Maximilien Luce, the neo-impressionists whose fidelity to anarchism and to a belief in the social potential of art was strongest.

    Women's Contributions to Visual Culture, 1918-1939

    R3 175,00
    A collection of essays, which explore women's contribution to visual culture in major Western urban centers. It sheds light on women's relationships with the processes of modernism and modernization. It also discusses artists and exhibitions from the United Kingdom, Greece, Mexico, France, Ireland, and the United States.

    Art and Identity in Early Modern Rome

    R3 175,00
    Considers identity creation and artistic development in Rome during the late fifteenth to the late seventeenth century. This book demonstrates how the exceptional quality of Roman court and urban culture - with its elected 'monarchy', its large foreign population, and sense of civic identity - interacted with developments in the visual arts.

    Envisioning Experience in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages: Dynamic Patterns in Texts and Images

    R3 175,00
    Our imagination reveals our experience of ourselves and our world. This title offers essays that aim to uncover the dynamic patterns in verbal and pictorial images and to evaluate their potentialities and limitations.

    The Victorian Parlour: A Cultural Study

    R2 776,00
    The Victorian Parlour uses an interdisciplinary approach to analyse the parlour as a cultural space.

    Abyss of Reason: Cultural Movements, Revelations and Betrayals

    R3 071,00
    A study from the American perspective of modern spiritualism, which flourished in the mid-19th century, and of surrealism, a movement that produced a major following between the two World Wars.

    Raman Spectroscopy in Archaeology and Art History

    R4 164,00
    With its extensive examples, Raman Spectroscopy in Archaeology and Art History will be of particular interest to specialists in the field.

    Greek Lyric Poetry from Alcman to Simonides

    R4 202,00
    Oxford Scholarly Classics is a new series that makes available again great academic works from the archives of Oxford University Press. Reissued in uniform series design, the reissues will enable libraries, scholars, and students to gain fresh access to some of the finest scholarship of the last century.