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Author: Hettie Judah |
Release Date: October 25, 2022
Inspired by the lapidaries of the ancient world, this book is a beautifully designed collection of true stories about sixty different stones that have influenced our shared historyThe earliest scientists ground and processed minerals in a centuries-l...
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Author: Hugh Eakin | Narrator: Mack Sanderson
Release Date: July 12, 2022
A riveting story of how dueling ambitions and the power of prodigy made America the cultural center of the world—and Picasso the most famous artist alive—in the shadow of World War II“Fascinating, eloquent, wonderfully lucid, Picass...
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Author: Eden Collinsworth | Narrator: Cassandra Campbell
Release Date: May 24, 2022
The remarkable true story behind one of history’s most enigmatic portraits—"a glorious picaresque of unbridled passions and unmitigated scoundrels, a glorious romp through the great palaces and palazzos of Europe" (Amand...
Author: Charles Dellheim | Narrator: Peter Noble
Release Date: April 19, 2022
The story of dealers of Old Masters, champions of modern art, and victims of Nazi plunder.Since the late-1990s, the fate of Nazi stolen art has become a cause célèbre. In Belonging and Betrayal, Charles Dellheim turns this story on its ...
Author: Catherine Mccormack | Narrator: Patty Nieman
Release Date: November 16, 2021
Art historian Catherine McCormack challenges how culture teaches us to see and value women, their bodies, and their lives.Venus, maiden, wife, mother, monster—women have been bound so long by these restrictive roles, codified by patriarchal cu...
Author: Steven Naifeh | Narrator: Fajer Al-Kaisi
Release Date: November 02, 2021
The compelling story of how Vincent van Gogh developed his audacious, iconic style by immersing himself in the work of others, featuring paintings by Van Gogh as well as the artists who inspired him—from the New York Times bestselling co-author...
Author: Charlie English | Narrator: Enn Reitel
Release Date: August 10, 2021
The untold story of Hitler’s war on “degenerate” artists and the mentally ill that served as a model for the “Final Solution.” “A penetrating chronicle . . . deftly links art history, psychiatry, and Hitler&rs...
Author: William Feaver | Narrator: Jonathan Keeble
Release Date: January 19, 2021
The first biography of the epic life of one of the most important, enigmatic and private artists of the 20th century. Drawn from almost 40 years of conversations with the artist, letters and papers, it is a major work written by a well-known British ...
Author: Jennifer Dasal | Narrator: Jennifer Dasal
Release Date: September 15, 2020
A wildly entertaining and surprisingly educational dive into art history as you've never seen it before, from the host of the beloved ArtCurious podcastWe're all familiar with the works of Claude Monet, thanks in no small part to the ubiquitous repro...
Author: Kassia St. Clair | Narrator: Kassia St. Clair
Release Date: September 01, 2020
One of USA Today's “100 Books to Read While Stuck at Home During the Coronavirus Crisis” A dazzling gift, the unforgettable, unknown history of colors and the vivid stories behind them in a beautiful multi-colored volume.&l...
Author: William Feaver | Narrator: Jonathan Keeble
Release Date: November 12, 2019
The first biography of the large life of one of the most important, enigmatic, yet private artists of the twentieth century. Drawn from almost forty years of conversations with the artist, letters, and papers, it is a major work written by a well-kn...
Author: Sue Roe | Narrator: Kristin Atherton
Release Date: August 20, 2019
"Describes with plenty of colour how surrealism, from Rene Magritte's bowler hats to Salvador Dali's watches, was born and developed." - The Times (UK)As she did for the Modernists In Montmartre, noted art historian and biographer Sue Roe now te...