The Book of Flowers. 40th Ed.Flower painter Pierre-Joseph Redouté (1759–1840) devoted himself exclusively to capturing the diversity of flowering plants in watercolor paintings which were then published as copper engravings, with careful botanical descriptions. The darling of wealthy Parisian patron..
The Carpet and the Connoisseur: The James F. Ballard Collection of Oriental RugsFollowing several years of extensive research, conservation, and photography, Saint Louis Art Museum’s major 2016 exhibition highlights 50 carpets and two Persian pleasure tents assembled by one of the most important ear..
The Carpets of AfghanistanCarpets of Afghanistan is without a doubt one of the most detailed analysis of Afghanistan rug production ever published. Author Richard Parsons, for many years a buyer in Afghanistan for the well-known firm O.C.M (London) Ltd, treats the reader not only to a veritable feas..
The Dog in Photography 1839–TodayIn celebration of the world’s favorite animal, we bring you over 400 photographs of or about dogs. With pictures from the 19th century to today, the collection includes works by Man Ray, Eric Fischl, Wolfgang Tillmans, Donna Ruskin, Fatima NeJame, Vincent Versace, an..
The Fairy Tales. Grimm & Andersen 2 in 1. 40th Ed.More than 200 years ago, two brothers from Kassel, Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm, published the first volume of their collection of German folktales. Over time the stories in their collection grew until finally they numbered 200 fairy tales and ten leg..
The Fashion Yearbook 2021: Best of Campaigns, Editorials, and CoversThe best of the international fashion scene from the last yearImpressive images of the fashion series, covers and campaigns, accompanied by expert assessmentTop-class jury including, amongst others, the former Editor in Chief of Ame..
The Great Mongol ShahnamaA detailed study of the Great Mongol Shahnama, considered to be the greatest of all Persian illustrated manuscriptsThe Great Mongol Shahnama is widely considered to be the definitive version of Firdausi’s epic poem, and the greatest of all Persian illustrated manuscripts. T..
The History of Graphic Design. 40th Ed.Through the turbulent passage of time, graphic design—with its vivid, neat synthesis of image and idea—has distilled the spirit of each age. Surrounding us every minute of every day, from minimalist packaging to colorful adverts, smart environmental graphics to..
The History of Graphic Design. Vol. 1 1890–1959History is a complex business. Fortunes boom and bust, empires wax and wane, and change—whether social, political, or technological—has its winners, its losers, its advocates, and its enemies. Through all the turbulent passage of time, graphic design—wi..
The History of Graphic Design. Vol. 2. 1960–TodayThrough the turbulent passage of time, graphic design—with its vivid, neat synthesis of image and idea—has distilled the spirit of each age. Surrounding us every minute of every day, from minimalist packaging to colorful adverts, smart environmental g..
The Illustrator. 100 Best from around the WorldFor the last ten years, Steven Heller and Julius Wiedemann have traced the latest developments in illustration across the globe—and for all those who thought digital heralded the end of an era, they’re here to set the record straight.There were extraord..
The Jewish Wardrobe: From the Collection of The Israel Museum, JerusalemThe fashion, history, and development of Jewish dress tells a story that spans the globe and crosses many cultures. In this colorful volume, Jewish communities - particularly those established for centuries in Eastern Europe, th..