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Enlightened Eclecticism

The Grand Design of the 1st Duke and Duchess of Northumberland

A beautifully illustrated exploration of opulent tastes and the power of patronage in 18th-century Britain The central decades of the 18th century in Britain were crucial to the history of European taste and design....

July 6, 2021, Hardcover, $65.00

Private Lives

Home and Family in the Art of the Nabis, Paris, 1889-1900

Mary Weaver Chapin and Heather Lemonedes Brown; With contributions by Francesca Berry, Francesca Brittan, Kathleen Kete, and Saskia Ooms

Four “prophets” of art whose luminous work unfolds the mysteries of domestic life In 1889, avant-garde artists in Paris formed a brotherhood to promote a radical new direction in art. Adopting the name Nabis—Hebrew...

July 6, 2021, Hardcover, $65.00

Illuminating Natural History

The Art and Science of Mark Catesby

Henrietta McBurney

The life and art of the 18th-century naturalist Mark Catesby, and his pioneering work depicting the flora and fauna of North America, are explored in vibrant detail This book explores the life and work of the 18th...

July 6, 2021, Hardcover, $50.00

William Blake's Printed Paintings

Methods, Origins, Meanings

Joseph Viscomi

An in-depth examination of William Blake’s glorious and acclaimed series of twelve monoprints Among William Blake’s (1757–1827) most widely recognized and highly regarded works as an artist are twelve color printed...

July 6, 2021, Hardcover, $50.00

Claude and Francois-Xavier Lalanne

Nature Transformed

Kathleen M. Morris

A beautifully illustrated, concise critical analysis of the art, careers, and reception of the husband-wife team of artists known as Les Lalanne François-Xavier (1927–2008) and Claude (1925–2019) Lalanne...

July 6, 2021, PB-with Jacket, $30.00

The Seas and the Mobility of Islamic Art

Edited by Radha Dalal, Sean Roberts and Jochen Sokoly

Tracing the currents of change that unite the visual and material culture of the Islamic world across space and time The seas have long served as both connective tissue for and barriers between intellectual, social,...

July 6, 2021, Hardcover, $70.00

Vivienne Westwood

The Complete Collections

Alexander Fury

Forty years of catwalk photography featuring seventy groundbreaking collections from the inimitable Vivienne Westwood—over 1,000 looks as they originally appeared in Westwood’s iconic shows “The only reason I’m in...

June 30, 2021, Cloth over Board, $75.00

David Smith Sculpture

A Catalogue Raisonne, 1932-1965

The Estate of David Smith

Embracing factory methods of construction, building on the legacy of cubism, and turning his back on European carving and casting traditions, David Smith (1906–65) transformed postwar sculpture. His body of work, contemporary with the...

June 29, 2021, HC - Set with Slipcase, $500.00

Hidden Laws

How State Constitutions Stabilize American Politics

Robinson Woodward-Burns

How state constitutional reform guides and stabilizes American constitutional and political development State constitution reform guides and stabilizes American constitutional and political development. Using data...

June 29, 2021, Paper, $45.00

National Gallery Technical Bulletin

Volume 41

Series Editor: Marika Spring; With contributions by Paul Ackroyd, Rachel Billinge, Lucy Chiswell, Bart Cornelis, Jill Dunkerton, Catherine Higgitt, Larry Keith, Marta Melchiorre Di Crescenzo, and David Peggie

The latest in this annual bulletin based on research carried out at the National Gallery, London, draws on the combined expertise of scientists, conservators, and curators, bringing together a wealth of information about...

June 29, 2021, Paper, $70.00

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