1001 Nights is an extra-large fine art portfolio that revives Kay Nielsen's illustrations for a world heritage classic. Printed in five colors including gold, the 21 prints are reproduced directly from Nielsen's original watercolors, allowing his sumptuous hues and rich influences to dazzle. A companion book features image descriptions, essays, and other rarely seen artworks.
Endlessly chic, the Vintage Bus Marquees book set instantly transforms everyday furniture into a luxe accessory. Lovingly rebound by hand in an Atlanta workshop, five iconic black and white covers add visual texture and a world class sophistication to your space. Please note that books are for decorative purposes only: titles and documents are random and not guaranteed.
Robert Mars Futurelics: Past is Present is the first publication of contemporary artist Robert Mars's work, which earned comparisons with Andy Warhol, Robert Rauschenberg, Richard Diebenkorn, James Rosenquist, and other pop art masters. Robert Mars's media collages explore the impact of American cultural icons from the post WWII era, drawn from vintage magazines, newspapers, and advertisements.
With an introduction by no less a style authority than Hamish Bowles, this deluxe book gives a genuine insight into the fascinating world of top designer Gert Voorjans. He allows access to 10 of his very own creations, and offers a unique glimpse behind the scenes. All the inspirational sources of this eccentric decorator are discussed in this book. In addition, there is no way of avoiding Gert Voorjans' penchant for contrast. Antique and modern, simple and extravagant go hand in hand in the int
The Selous was my very first Africa experience, and it remains my favorite. Robert J. Ross's extraordinary photographs take us into a natural world unlike any other on earth. A world of elephants. Of wild dogs. Of nature as it should be, can be, might be - if we keep these breathtaking images firmly in mind. A triumph! Bryan Christy, Director, Special Investigations Unit, National Geographic The Selous Game Reserve in southern Tanzania is Africa's oldest and largest protected area. Proclaimed in
Stunning coffee-table retrospective of who's who of fashion beautiful designed collection of photo archives at British Vogue. Inventive, glamorous, gorgeous since the beginning Vogue has set the platinum standard for fashion magazines the world over and has become an icon in its own right. Vogue s covers sum up the superlative visual ideals of the whole magazine. For the first time, this book brings together in one volume nearly a century of covers both illustrated and photographic. Over 200 stu
Special edition of The Great Gatsby with original cover art by Rachel Ann Lindsay. The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald's third book, stands as the supreme achievement of his career. This exemplary novel of the Jazz Age has been acclaimed by generations of readers. The story of the fabulously wealthy Jay Gatsby and his love for the beautiful Daisy Buchanan, of lavish parties on Long Island at a time when The New York Times noted "Igin was the national drink and sex the national obsession," it i
Exude quirkiness with this memorable Andy Warhol quote set that was lovingly hand-bound in an Atlanta workshop. You'll just love how wisdom finds an unexpected platform in these four handmade parchment-bound books. Please note that books are for decorative purposes only: titles and documents are random and not guaranteed. Product Dimensions/ Weight: 9 1/4" X 4 13/16" X 6 5/8" 4lbs and 13 oz
Picasso was fascinated by bull-fighting and befriended the renowned toreador Miguel Dominguin. Together, in 1961, they published three of Picasso's sketchbooks devoted to the sport with a text by contributed by Dominguin as Picasso Toros Y Toreros. Picasso designed the cover art and title pages, and supervised production. The original edition, published by Abrams, has been out of print for many years, and is republished now in a glorious slip-cased edition, printed in nine-colors. A recognized a
Modernity and nature combine in the design of Fim Bookends. Striking variations of color differentiate the stones in these pieces. The gems are natural outgrowths from the inside of ancient lava streams, with traces of crystal, agate, and amethyst.
With unparalleled access to the Bulgari archives, Meylan guides us in Bulgari: Treasures of Rome on an intimate journey through the lives of the clients, both famous and infamous, who have given this pre-eminent Mediterranean jeweler their patronage. Paris may be the traditional home of the jeweller elite, but Bulgari embraces its Roman origins. From their early creations, inspired by Byzantine and Islamic architecture, to designs like the Trombino ring and Serpenti bracelets, which are still re
The Classico bookstopper is concentrated architecture. Walk around it, pass under its well proportioned arches, look at it from different points of view, then put it on your shelf and entrust it with your books: they will be safe. It is made of Red Levanto marble, with handmade finishing.
"The first book of its kind. A selection of over five hundred photographs of arguably the rarest and most spectacular plants on earth, photographed in their natural habitats over the past 80 years by a global cadre of obsessed cactus aficionados made up of both the amateur and the professional. These explorers' relentless drive to find and document succulent plants in some of the most remote landscapes on earth has created an extraordinary collective body of photographic work, one which has rare
"Dylan by Schatzberg Coffee Table Book features exclusive photography of musician Bob Dylan. In 1965, photographer Jerry Schatzberg, already well-established in the field due to his fashion and portrait photography for various publications, such as Vogue, Esquire and Life, listened to Bob Dylan for the first time. Schatzberg would eventually do nine more photo shoots with Dylan from 1965-6, arguably the singer's most creative period, and capture the (now) Nobel laureate during one of the most pi
"Cocktails with a Literary Twist. Congrats. You fought through War and Peace, burned through Fahrenheit 451, and sailed through Moby-Dick. All right, you nearly drowned in Moby-Dick, but you made it to shoreand you deserve a drink! A fun gift for barflies and a terrific treat for book clubs, the Graphic Image Tequila Mockingbird Leatherbound is the ultimate cocktail book for the literary obsessed. Featuring 65 delicious drink recipespaired with wry commentary on history's most beloved novelsthe
"Here's drinking with you, kid. We know your type. You love the smell of napalm in the morning, you see dead people, and you're the king (or queen!) of the world. No matter your cinematic stripe, there's a beverage (or ten) tailor-made just for you. Gone With The Gin Leatherbound is like a classic cocktail, with its iconic, vintage appeal. Mixed media illustrations by award-winning Danish artist Poul Lange feature vintage bottle labels, postcards, and magazine images. The illustrations are match
Considered to be the greatest American novel by one of America's finest writers. Published first in England in 1884 and then the following year in the U.S, This book follows the colorful Huckleberry Finn, whom we first met in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, on his continuing exploits along the Mississippi River. Bound in the finest leathers, this book is a classic that will be cherished for years to come.