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  • 102 Favorite Paintings by Norman Rockwell

    By Norman Rockwell

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780896600065
    • Publisher: Crown Publishers, Inc.
    • Published: January 1978
  • 50 Norman Rockwell Favorites

    By Norman Rockwell

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780517233580
    • Publisher: CROWN PUBLISHERS, INC.
    • Published: July 1987
    A collection of reproductions which illustrate Rockwell's artistic concern with everyday life in America
  • Chuck Close: Life

    By Chuck Close

    Our Price: $100.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111223102
    • Publisher: Prestel
    • Published: 2010
    (2010). SIGNED by Chuck Close and Christopher Finch. Very minor bumping to front board and dj edges. NF/NF.
  • Chuck Close: Life

    By Chuck Close

    Our Price: $8.95 - $21.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9783791336770
    • Publisher: Prestel
    • Published: May 2010
    Having known Chuck Close since the late 1960s when the artist was creating his first 'portrait' masterpieces in an unheated Soho loft, Finch chronicles Close's childhood battles with illness and dyslexia and his rise to the pinnacle ofthe art world. At the age of 48 he was struck down by an occluded spinal artery that left him a partial quadriplegic. With extraordinary determination, Close overcame this potentially career-ending disability, not only learning to paint again but producing work of extraordinary richness that equals or surpasses his previous achievements. Illus., 75 in color. 352p.
  • Chuck Close: Work

    By Chuck Close

    Our Price: $51.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9783791344669
    • Publisher: PRESTEL
    • Published: April 2010
    Chuck Close reinvented portraiture almost four decades ago with a series of nine-foot-tall, black-and-white likenesses of himself and fellow artists, which astonished an art world dominated by minimalism and conceptualism. Close has since explored the possibilities implicit in his original breakthrough in an array of mediums. This lavish, large-format volume is the first to deal with all aspects of Close's carreer and to place them in a biographical context. Finch provides an engaging, in-depth analysis of Close's portraits on canvas, from the continuous-tone airbrushed heads of the 1960s & 1970s, to the painterly 'prismatic grids' of the past two decades, plus images from his photographic oeuvre.
  • Jim Henson: The Works--The Art, the Magic, the Imagination

    By Christopher Finch

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780679412038
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: October 1993
    A tribute to the creativity of Jim Henson presents more than five hundred photographs, drawings, and behind-the-scenes designs of the Muppets, Sesame Street, Fraggle Rock, The Dark Crystal, and other works
  • Nineteenth-Century Watercolors

    By Christopher Finch

    Our Price: $22.50
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781558590199
    • Publisher: ABBEVILLE PRESS
    • Published: December 1991
    Beyond doubt, one of the greatest contributions of the 19thcentury to the history of painting was the explosion of watercolor, one of the most demanding mediums for the artist, yet one yielding unparalleled rewards in color andform. This masterful history explores the broad range of styles and approaches of the century's great artists, from the romanticism of Delacroix to the compelling realism of Eakins. 364 illus., 260 in color.
  • Norman Rockwell

    By Christopher Finch

    Our Price: $11.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780789204097
    • Publisher: Perseus Distribution Services
    • Published: October 1997
    At the outset of his career, Norman Rockwell was not the most likely candidate for long-term celebrity; he was just one of many skillful illustrators working within the conventions of the day. But there was something tenacious about his vision, and something uncanny about his access to the wellsprings of public taste. Although technically he was an academic painter, he had the eye of a photographer and, as he became a mature artist, he used this eye to give us a picture of America that was familiar-astonishingly so-and at the same time unique.It seems familiar because it was everyone's dream of America; and it was unique because only Rockwell managed to bring it to life with such authority. This was, perhaps, an America that never existed, but it was an America the public wanted to exist. And Rockwell put it together from elements that were there for everyone to see.Rockwell helped preserve American myths, but, more than that, he recreated them and made them palatable for new generations. His function was to reassure people, to remind them of old values in times of rapid change.
  • Norman Rockwell's America

    By Norman Rockwell

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780810980716
    • Publisher: Harry N Abrams Inc
    • Published: July 1994
    A nostalgic collection of Norman Rockwell's scenes of twentieth century American life includes all of the Saturday Evening Post covers plus paintings, drawings, and graphics from every period of the artist's career--with many foldout pages.
  • Norman Rockwell: 332 Magazine Covers

    By Norman Rockwell

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780789211446
    • Publisher: Abbeville Press
    • Published: July 2013
    Norman Rockwell's best-loved works, collected in a handsome clothbound volumeNorman Rockwell gave us a picture of America that was familiar—astonishingly so—and at the same time unique, because only he could bring it to life with such authority.Rockwell best expressed this vision of America in his justly famous cover illustrations for the Saturday Evening Post, painted between 1916 and 1963. All of his Post covers are reproduced in splendid full color in this oversized volume, with commentaries by Christopher Finch, the noted writer on art and popular culture.
  • The Art of the Lion King

    By Christopher Finch

    Our Price: $45.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780786860289
    • Publisher: Hyperion
    • Published: July 1994
    Artwork from Disney's new animated film--in all stages, from conceptual to finished--is accompanied by a narrative that retells the story of the film and an afterword that reveals the inspiration behind the art
  • The Art of Walt Disney: From Mickey Mouse to the Magic Kingdom

    By Christopher Finch

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780810903210
    • Publisher: HARRY N ABRAMS INC
    • Published: January 1975
    New concise edition.
  • The Art of Walt Disney: From Mickey Mouse to the Magic Kingdoms and Beyond

    By Christopher Finch

    Our Price: $54.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780810998148
    • Publisher: Abrams
    • Published: October 2011
    First published in 1973, The Art of Walt Disney is one of the most successful and influential illustrated art books on American popular culture ever published. This book was the first to reveal the wealth of concept art, animation drawings, and archival material created in the course of animating films. In this newly revised edition, author Christopher Finch has thoroughly reworked every chapter to incorporate the vast achievements of The Walt Disney Company in filmmaking, theater, and theme parks, from Walt's day to the present, including all-new exciting chapters on Pixar Animation Studio and Walt Disney Animation along with extensive interviews with their chief creative officer, John Lasseter, and president, Ed Catmull. Offering hundreds of new images and unparalleled access to leading filmmakers and artists at The Walt Disney Company, The Art of Walt Disney will once again capture the imaginations of animation fans young and old.Praise for The Art of Walt Disney: “Every student of art should own and study this book.” —Georgia Times-Union
  • Twentieth Century Watercolors

    By Christopher Finch

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780896598119
    • Publisher: Abbeville Press
    • Published: November 1988
    Gathers watercolors by Chagall, Picasso, Matisse, Stuart Davis, Edward Hopper, George Grosz, Otto Dix, Paul Islee, Joan Miro, and Piet Mondrian
  • Work

    By Chuck Close

    Our Price: $175.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789110074903
    • Publisher: Prestel
    (2010). Folio. Revised and Enlarged edition. SIGNED by Chuck Close. NF/NF.

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