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Painting Edo

Selections from the Feinberg Collection of Japanese Art
Rachel Saunders and Yukio Lippit

Japan’s Edo period (1615–1868) witnessed the arrival of peace after centuries of warfare, together with economic prosperity, population growth, and increased urbanization. The arts of the period flourished, reflecting and...

March 10, 2020, HC - Paper over Board, $35.00

Life Magazine and the Power of Photography

Edited by Katherine A. Bussard and Kristen Gresh

From the Great Depression to the Vietnam War, the vast majority of photographs printed and consumed in the United States appeared on the pages of illustrated magazines. Offering an in-depth look at the photography featured in...

March 10, 2020, Hardcover, $60.00

Bernard Leach

Life and Work
Emmanuel Cooper

Widely recognized as the father of studio pottery, Bernard Leach (1887–1979) played a pioneering role in creating an identity for artist potters in Britain and around the world. Born in the East (Hong Kong) and educated in...

March 10, 2020, Paper, $35.00

Allah

God in the Qur’an
Gabriel Said Reynolds

The central figure of the Qur’an is not Muhammad but Allah. The Qur’an, Islam’s sacred scripture, is marked above all by its call to worship Allah, and Allah alone. Yet who is the God of the Qur’an? What distinguishes the qur...

March 3, 2020, Hardcover, $30.00

Caspar David Friedrich

Nature and the Self
Nina Amstutz

Best known for his atmospheric landscapes featuring contemplative figures silhouetted against night skies and morning mists, Caspar David Friedrich (1774–1840) came of age alongside a German Romantic philosophical movement...

February 25, 2020, Hardcover, $65.00

Nick Mauss

Transmissions
Nick Mauss; With essays by Joshua Lubin-Levy, Scott Rothkopf, and Elisabeth Sussman

An aesthetic and social history of art and dance in mid-20th-century New York interpreted by contemporary artist Nick Mauss Over the past decade, Nick Mauss (b. 1980) has pursued a hybrid mode of working...

February 25, 2020, Paper, $35.00

Proof

Photography in the Era of the Contact Sheet from the Collection of Mark Schwartz and Bettina Katz
Peter Galassi

This handsome volume offers an innovative perspective on the artistic processes of some of the most influential photographers of the 20th century. For decades before the advent of digital technology, the proof sheet or...

February 25, 2020, Hardcover, $65.00

Gray Collection

Pure Drawing
Edited by Kevin Salatino and Suzanne Folds McCullagh; With contributions by Francois Borne, Emerson Bowyer, Jay Clark, Florian Harb, Caitlin Haskell, Mark Pascale, Victoria Sancho Lobis, Herwarth Rottgen, and Nicolas Schwed

One of America’s foremost art dealers, Richard Gray—along with his wife, the art historian Mary L. Gray—amassed a remarkable collection of drawings, paintings, and sculpture representing 700 years of Western art. Offering an...

February 25, 2020, Hardcover, $40.00

Radical

Italian Design 1965–1985, The Dennis Freedman Collection
Cindi Strauss; With an essay by Germano Celant and contributions by Marissa S. Hershon, Sarah Horne, and J. Taylor Kubala

An essential new look at the design philosophy that interrogated modern living against the turbulent political landscape of 1960s Italy In the mid-1960s, reacting to contemporary social and political...

February 25, 2020, Hardcover, $45.00

Horace Pippin, American Modern

Anne Monahan

Arguably the most successful African American artist of his day, Horace Pippin (1888–1946) taught himself to paint in the 1930s and quickly earned international renown for depictions of World War I, black families, and...

February 25, 2020, Hardcover, $50.00

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