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By Syson, Luke, author
Hardback. English.
Published New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, [2018]
Explores how artists from the European Renaissance to the global present have used sculpture and color to evoke the presence of the living body Since...

Hardback. English.
Published London: Royal Academy of Arts, [2017]
From Michelangelo's marbles to photographic self-portraits, artists have always been fascinated by their creative encounters with the human body. Often...

Hardback. English.
Published London: Phaidon Press Limited, 2015
This work celebrates the beautiful and provocative ways artists have represented, scrutinized, and utilized the body over centuries. It examines art through...

By Mullins, Charlotte, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Thames & Hudson, 2015
Figurative art is currently riding high. Contemporary works depicting the human form grace the walls of public institutions and commercial galleries alike...

By Jackowski, Andrzej, 1947-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Black Dog, c2009
As one of the leading figurative painters of his generation, the work of Andrzej Jackowski is largely autobiographical. This book includes Jackowski's...

Hardback. English.
Published New York: Rizzoli, 2015
Oxyrhynchus is a city in upper Egypt that was established in 332 BC and is considered one of the most important archaeological sites ever discovered....

By Belting, Hans, author
Hardback. English.
Published Princeton: Princeton University Press, [2017]
A cultural history of the face in Western art, ranging from portraiture in painting and photography to film, theater, and mass media This fascinating book presents the first cultural history and anthropology of the face across centuries, continents, and media. Ranging from funerary

Hardback. English.
Published Hauser & Wirth Publishers, [2019]

By Archias, Elise
Hardback. English.
Published New Haven, CT; London: Yale University Press, [2016]
Offering an incisive rejoinder to traditional histories of modernism and postmodernism, this original book examines the 1960s performance work of three...

Hardback. English.
Published New Haven: Yale University Press, 2014
'Silent Partners' locates the artist's mannequin within the context of an expanding universe of effigies, avatars, dolls, and shop window dummies. Generously...
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