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    Listening to distant thunder

    R129,00 R390,00
    Originally published by the Standard Bank as part of a curated exhibition in May 2011, this prestigious volume celebrates the life and works of Peter Clarke (1929û2014), one of South AfricaÆs foremost artists. A mere 500 copies were originally published, all taken up at the exhibition, and continued demand has led to its re-release.

    The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance

    R119,00 R293,08
    Having spent 30 years making beautiful pots, de Waal has a particular sense of the secret lives of objects. When he inherited a collection of 264 tiny Japanese wood and ivory carvings, he wanted to know who had touched and held them, and how the collection had managed to survive. And so begins this extraordinarily moving memoir and detective story.

    Pounce!

    R69,00 R275,00
    An adorable, funny new collection of cat portraits, from bestselling author and photographer Seth Casteel.

    All the Money in the World

    R175,00
    Inspired by the fortunes and misfortunes of the Getty family, whose most extraordinary and troubled episode - the kidnap and ransom of grandson Paul Getty - is now a major motion picture, directed by Ridley Scott, from a screenplay written by David Scarpa and starring Michelle Williams, Christopher Plummer and Mark Wahlberg.

    Kamers

    R251,00 R295,00
    Kamers wat inspireer. Van die wereld van Æn kunskurator tot Æn dag in die lewe van Æn jong bakker wat weekliks honderde brode met die hand vorm. Van fynproewerskos tot unieke juwele. Van handgemaakte kaartjies tot die fynste porseleinskeppings, helende lyfprodukte, unieke wyne, klassieke klere en antieke meubels.

    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?

    Harry Potter - A History of Magic : The Book of the Exhibition

    R502,00 R590,00
    Harry Potter: A History of Magic is the official book of the exhibition, a once-in-a-lifetime collaboration between Bloomsbury, J.K. Rowling and the brilliant curators of the British Library.

    Jeff Koons

    R480,00 R565,00
    In 1975, a young art student named Jeff Koons (b 1955) moved to Chicago, where he studied at the School of the Art Institute; worked as a studio assistant to his hero, painter Ed Paschke, for $1 an hour; and socialized with many of the city's talented artists. This book looks at the rise and career of Jeff Koons, who is one of the famous artists.

    The Most Popular Art Exhibition Ever!

    R319,00 R365,00

    500 Self-Portraits

    R404,00 R475,00
    A compelling collection of self-portraits from throughout recorded history, revised to include captivating contemporary works

    Speaking of Art: Four Decades of Art in Conversation

    R527,00 R620,00
    Outstanding interviews with 43 towering figures of recent art history.

    Van Gogh's Ear: The True Story

    R228,00 R260,00
    In December 1888, Vincent van Gogh cut off his ear. It is the most famous story about any artist in history. But what really happened on that dark winter night? Why did Van Gogh commit such a brutal act? Who was the mysterious 'Rachel' to whom he presented his macabre gift? In this book, the author reveals the truth.

    Anatomy for the Artist

    R416,00 R475,00
    Unveiling the construction of the work of the art that is the human body, this text is a visual reference guide that takes a fresh approach to life drawing. Drawings superimposed on photographs illustrate the relationship between the appearance of each body part and its underlying anatomy.

    The Artist's Reality: Philosophies of Art

    R302,00 R355,00
    Discusses Rothko's ideas on the modern art world, art history, myth, beauty, the challenges of being an artist in society, the true nature of 'American art', and much more. This book includes an introduction by the artist's son, who describes the discovery of the manuscript and the fascinating process of bringing the manuscript to publication.

    The Principles of Uncertainty

    R333,00 R380,00
    Part personal narrative, part documentary, part travelogue, and part chapbook, this compilation of Kalman's "New York Times" columns form an intricately interconnected world view and an idiosyncratic inner monologue.