Art History

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Monet's Water Lilies

The Agapanthus Triptych

Saint Louis Art Museum

This book reunites the three panels of an exceptionally impressive water lily triptych created by Monet between 1915 and 1926.

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Creative Subversions

Whiteness, Indigeneity, and the National Imaginary

UBC Press

This book explores how whiteness and Indigeneity are articulated through commonplace symbols of Canadian identity and how the work of contemporary artists is subverting these nostalgic accounts of the past.

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Picasso and the Circus

Fin-de-Siecle Paris and the Suite de Saltimbanques

Trout Gallery, Dickinson College

Considers the subject of the circus and the role of entertainment spectacles in the early 1900s, a key phase in Picasso's early career.

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Show of Hands

Northwest Women Artists 1880-2010

Whatcom Museum, Bellingham

Highlighting work in all media by women artists from Washington, Oregon, and British Columbia, this book presents an wide-ranging survey fo the personal and communal stories that inspired the legacy of Pacific Northwest art.

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China’s Terracotta Warriors

The First Emperor’s Legacy

Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Presents a panoramic view of the artistic, military, and administrative achievements of the Qin state and empire under the powerful ruler who proclaimed himself First Emperor of China.

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The Look of the Book

Manuscript Production in Shiraz, 1303–1452

Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Published with Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Assesses the role of the city of Shiraz in Iranian book production between the early fourteenth and mid-fifteenth centuries.

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