Textiles of IndiaThis magnificently illustrated and deeply researched volume takes the reader on a journey throughout the Indian subcontinent to explore the history and traditions of its textiles.India’s rich and vibrant textile tradition boasts an enormous range of techniques and extraordinary leve..
Textiles of IndonesiaDrawn from one of the world’s leading textile collections, this magnificently presented array of traditional weavings from the Indonesian archipelago provides a unique window into the region’s cultures, rites, and history.Gathered over the course of four decades, the Thomas Murr..
Textiles Of Japan: The Thomas Murray CollectionFrom rugged Japanese firemen’s ceremonial robes and austere rural work-wear to colorful, delicately-patterned cotton kimonos, this lavishly illustrated volume explores Japan’s rich tradition of textiles.Textiles are an eloquent form of cultural expressi..
The Age of Collage Vol. 3: Contemporary Collage in Modern ArtCut, paste, create: while collage was conceived in the early 1900’s, it seems to be the perfect form of expression for the 21st-century, with all its juxtapositions, eclecticism, and strange bedfellows. In our present age of collage, the s..
The Art and Science of Ernst Haeckel. 40th Ed.Ernst Haeckel (1834–1919) was a German-born biologist, naturalist, evolutionist, artist, philosopher, and doctor who spent his life researching flora and fauna from the highest mountaintops to the deepest ocean. A vociferous supporter and developer of Da..
The Art of Impermanence: Japanese Works from the John C. Weber Collection and Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd CollectionThe book includes works ranging in date from the Final Jomon period (ca. 1000–300 B.C.E.) to the 20th century. This dazzling range of art reflects the broad, yet nuanced ways ..
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..