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The Art of Ivan Gantschev: the Sun, the Moon, and Other Things

By: Gantschev, Ivan

Price: $16.56

Publisher: San Francisco, California, U. S. A., North South Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001787


Gantschev's beautiful, sometimes abstract artwork is featured here along with a small note of the medium (s) used. Often paints are done in water color, often colored pencil is added. "The world is wonderful and I want to paint it again and again. We walk through this world with our three-dimensional faculty of thought. Some say that there is a fourth dimension. Is it possible to make the invisible visible by painting the visible, concrete things? Is that the fourth ... View more info

Oceanic Art

By: Ambesi, Alberto Cesare

Price: $8.74

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hamlyn Publishing Group: 1970

Seller ID: 001903


From the time of the first Pacific explorers, the Western World has been fascinated by the romance of the South Seas. The natives of this earthly paradise inhabit a world of surprising complexity. Their lives are bounded by myths and legends which vary from area to area but are intimately dependent on the power of supernatural forces. This book is the key to this enthralling world where a prow ornament becomes the guardian spirit of a ship, a statuette becomes an ever-wa... View more info

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Faeries and Other Fantastical Folk

By: Grant, John

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Great Britain, AAPPL: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004060


This is a most beautifully illustrated book with - not a jacket - but a complete illustrated box. The book itself is flocked in red with gold lettering and a past down illustration. When the illustrator was a child, she was disappointed in illustrations of faeries, a vowed that she would make illustrations that looked real. This is that book with gorgeous illustrations and fanciful commentary by the author and artist. A great book for teens or anyone older who loves faer... View more info

The Hero: Manhood and Power

By: Lash, John

Price: $8.28

Publisher: New York, Thames & Hudson: 1995

Seller ID: 002916


Out of the darkness, out of the primeval forest, comes the hero who will save the world. He is the protector, the man of invincible might. The greatest names in history and mythology of all races are those of heroes - Herakles and Samson, Perseus and St. George - who fought with monsters to rescue the eternal Woman, the princess, the anima. But the nature of these monsters changed. First, the quest turned inward, taking love, intimacy, and moral self-improvement as its a... View more info

24 Hours in Cyberspace : Painting on the Walls of the Digital Cave

By: Smolan, Rick; Erwitt, Jennifer

Price: $14.72

Publisher: Indianapolis, In, U. S. A., Que: 1996

Seller ID: 003858


NEW - Still in shrink wrap. This book is the result of an unprecedented one-day event that brought together the world's top photographers, editors, programmers, and interactive designers to create a digital time capsule of online life. It features more than 200 of the most compelling photographs culled from 200, 000 images taken that day. The book presents an intimate and emotional portrait of the people whose lives have been dramatically affected by the online revolutio... View more info

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Andy Warhol Nudes

By: Warhol, Andy; Nochlin, Linda

Price: $18.40

Publisher: Bergenfield, New Jersey, U. S. A., Overlook Press: 1997

Seller ID: 001771


Andy Warhol, mostly known for his pop-art, also did a number of drawings and photographs of nudes. This volume contains that material. Warhol said "Sex is so abstract. " "You can get closer to your subject, one piece at a time. " he said, apropos of some startling photo-collages of male and female nudes he created for Playboy in the 1970s. This volume includes simple drawing on flesh-colored paper and also white paper; some photographs, and full drawings ... View more info