Claude Monet Masterpieces of ArtPart of a new series of beautiful gift art books, Claude Monet Masterpieces of Art features all of the popular works of this insightful and experimental artist, from his first inklings as an Impressionist to his later flirtations with Abstract Expressionism.With a fre..
Dragon Art: Inspiration, Impact & Technique in Fantasy Art (Inspirations & Techniques) Dragon Art is a stunning survey of amazing contemporary fantasy artwork, specifically of dragons - that most popular of fantasy creatures. The inspirational foreword is by fantasy legend and Lord of t..
Edgar Degas Masterpieces of ArtFrench artist Edgar Degas was famous for his drawing, painting, sculpture and printmaking.Although a member of the Impressionists, with Monet, Pissaro and Renoir his work focused on indoor subjects, particularly his acutely observed pieces on ballerinas. His masterful ..
Edvard Munch Masterpieces of ArtA beautiful new gift art book all about Edvard Munch, the Norwegian artist behind the first truly Expressionist picture The Scream. Absorbed by such motifs as love, life, death and anguish, Munch’s paintings captured the psychological feelings evoked by man.Beginning ..
Gustav Klimt Masterpieces of ArtGustav Klimt, well known for his sensual, arresting depictions of women (The Kiss, Fulfillment, The Tree of Life), was a founder of the Viennese Secession movement at the turn of the 20th century,Vienna’s own Art Nouveau.His extravagant work, was an obsessive manifest..
Heath Robinson Masterpieces of ArtIllustrator and cartoonist W. Heath Robinson is renowned for his ingenious and haphazard contraptions. His witty drawings of complicated machines, are ironically designed to simplify everyday life, but always manage to make everything appear more complicated!His wor..
Hieronymus Bosch Masterpieces of ArtBosch lived and worked over 500 hundred years ago in the Netherlands’ town of ’s Hertogenbosch, from which he takes his name. He is best known for his fantastical, wondrous art full of strange creatures both grotesque and heavenly.The work he has left behind still..
John Singer Sargent Masterpieces of ArtItalian born, American painter of the late nineteenth century John Singer Sargent was a celebrated portraitist of the wealthy and their privileged world.Renowned for his exquisite naturalism some of his best work also shows flirtations with Impressionism, parti..
Paul Nash Masterpieces of ArtPaul Nash, the British landscape and Surrealist painter, lived through both the First and Second World Wars. His depictions of these human catastrophes, with their damaged landscapes and broken machinery are much remembered today.His painting life moved from representati..
Post-Impressionists: MasterworksPaul Cézanne, Georges Seurat, Paul Gauguin, Vincent van Gogh, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec and others began as Impressionists but soon extended their explorations of the world around them to create highly personal work.With their foundations in the bright colours of Impr..
Salvador Dalí: Master of Modern ArtSalvador Dali was one of the most important artists of the twentieth century, as well as a cultural figure who challenged convention. He worked in an incredible array of different media, but is best-known for his Surrealist paintings, abound with Symbolism represen..
Vermeer and the Dutch Masters Today we marvel at the shimmering light, the detail and hidden significances within the subtle techniques of Vermeer, Rembrandt, Van Eyck, Frans Hals and their compatriots. The luminescent art of the Dutch Masters grewfrom the bounding confidence of the newly indep..