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The Book of Kells

Hardback, 06/03/2008, €8.10
Picking out the images from 339 vellum leaves, this title gives insight into the manuscript and its creation. It is suitable for those interested in history, ancient artifacts or the gospels and with a passion for beautiful objects.

Secret Lives of Colour

Paperback, 06/09/2018, €17.55
The unforgettable history of colours and the vivid stories behind them in a beautiful multi-coloured volume

A Eileen Gray: A House Under the Sun

Hardback, 01/05/2019, €21.65
An intimate and inventively presented biography of Eileen Gray, an industrial designer who made revolutionary work with lacquer and whose architectural opus, E1027, has long been incorrectly attributed to Le Corbusier.

Christian Dior

Hardback, 29/01/2019, €54.00
Capturing the highlights of the major V&A exhibition, Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams, this stunning book celebrates the House of Dior from its foundation in 1947 to the present day.

Women Artists

Paperback, 28/03/2019, €14.80
Small, smart, essential - a chronological introduction to women artists through 500 years of history, providing a rich understanding of key female artists from the Baroque to today.

Chromatopia

Hardback, 14/02/2019, €33.75

The Last Leonardo

Paperback, 18/04/2019, €20.30
€17.99
500 years after the death of Leonardo Da Vinci, Ben Lewis considers the unrivalled legacy of his art through an original biography of the `Salvator Mundi' (Saviour of the World) - the lost Da Vinci painting.

World Press Photo 2019

Paperback, 16/04/2019, €25.95
Presents the results of the World Press Photo contest, described by the British Journal of Photography as `the premier competition for photojournalism and reportage'.

Playing to the Gallery: Helping Contemporary Art in its Struggle to be Understood

Paperback, 25/02/2016, €10.80
Shows that any of us can appreciate art. Based on his hugely popular BBC Radio 4 Reith Lectures and full of pictures, this title presents the author's personal journey through the art world that answers the basic questions that might occur to us in an art gallery but seem too embarrassing to ask.