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History of Pictures for Children

Hardback, 01/09/2018, £14.95
£13.46
David Hockney and Martin Gayford take children on a journey through art history, from early art drawn on cave walls to the images we make today on our computers and phone cameras.

Yorkshire Sketchbook

Hardback, 19/12/2011, £21.25
The author has returned to England to paint the landscape of his childhood in East Yorkshire. Executed in watercolour and ink, this title features panoramic scenes that have the spatial complexity of finished paintings - the broad sweep of sky or road, the patchwork tapestry of land - yet convey the immediacy of the author's impressions.

David Hockney: Current

Hardback, 08/12/2016, £45.00
£40.50
David Hockney is one of the most influential British artists of the past century. He has spent his life dedicated to drawing, oil painting, printmaking, set design and photocollage, and has extended his practice into watercolour, multi-camera video installation and digital drawing. This title explores the artist's output over the past decade.

Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm

Hardback, 09/01/2012, £16.95
£15.26
Brings together some well-known tales - Rapunzel, Rumpelstiltskin - with others that are less familiar. This title is informed by the art of the past, attuned to idiosyncrasies of character and incident.

History of Pictures: From the Cave to the Computer Screen

Hardback, 06/10/2016, £29.95
£26.96
The making of pictures has a history going back perhaps 100,000 years to an African shell used as a paint palette. In this book, each chapter addresses an important question: What happens when we try to express reality in two dimensions? Why is the 'Mona Lisa' beautiful and why are shadows so rarely found in Chinese, Japanese and Persian painting?