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Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2016
The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize celebrates the vitality and...

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2016

Regular price £15.00 £10.00

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Picasso Portraits
Depicting people in his intimate circle rather than working to...

Picasso Portraits

£24.95

BP Portrait Award 2016
by Ali Smith and Richard McClure Featuring works from an...

BP Portrait Award 2016

£9.99

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500 Portraits: 25 Years of the BP Portrait Award
The BP Portrait Award is the world’s leading showcase for...

500 Portraits: 25 Years of the BP Portrait Award

£25.00

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Vogue 100: A Century of Style
While principally a fashion magazine, Vogue has never been just...

Vogue 100: A Century of Style

Regular price £40.00 £35.00

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Howard Hodgkin: Absent Friends
Howard Hodgkin is internationally recognised as one of Britain’s leading...

Howard Hodgkin: Absent Friends

£29.95

Picasso Portraits Hardcover
Elizabeth Cowling Depicting people in his intimate circle rather than...

Picasso Portraits Hardcover

£35.00

Vogue 100 Highlights
This ‘highlights’ book includes fifty key works from Vogue 100:...

Vogue 100 Highlights

£14.95

A Portrait of Fashion
The definitive guide to costume in the National Portrait Gallery's...

A Portrait of Fashion

£24.95

Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends
John Singer Sargent (1856–1925) was the leading American portrait painter...

Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends

£40.00

A Portrait of Britain
By Sandy Nairne, Tarnya Cooper and the Gallery curators ...

A Portrait of Britain

£24.95

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William Eggleston Portraits
Vivid, poetic, even mysterious, the works of the pioneering American...

William Eggleston Portraits

£29.95

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Lucian Freud's Sketchbooks
Introduction by Sarah HowgateWith an essay by Martin Gayford ...

Lucian Freud's Sketchbooks

£18.95

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2014
The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize celebrates the vitality and...

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2014

£15.00

Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun: Behind the mask, another mask
This book draws together for the first time the self-­portraits...

Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun: Behind the mask, another mask

Regular price £24.95 £14.95

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100 Portraits
This richly-illustrated souvenir book presents a selection of 100 works...

100 Portraits

£6.95

Speak its Name! Quotations by and about gay men and women
"Over 150 wonderful quotes and portraits of gay people from...

Speak its Name! Quotations by and about gay men and women

£16.95

Jonathan Yeo: In The Flesh
The fully illustrated book includes all of Yeo's most iconic...

Jonathan Yeo: In The Flesh

£19.99

Bailey's Stardust
The portraits in this book have been personally selected by...

Bailey's Stardust

Regular price £45.00 £40.00

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Virginia Woolf: Art, Life and Vision
This revealing, highly illustrated biography of Virginia Woolf (1882–1941) by...

Virginia Woolf: Art, Life and Vision

£22.50

Kings & Queens
This popular history of the kings and queens of England...

Kings & Queens

£10.00

A Guide to Contemporary Portraits
An introductory guide to contemporary portraiture through the prism of...

A Guide to Contemporary Portraits

£6.99

John Singer Sargent: Painting Friends
Featuring over thirty highlights from John Singer Sargent's portraits of...

John Singer Sargent: Painting Friends

£10.00

BP Portrait Award 2015
Featuring works from an international list of artists, the BP...

BP Portrait Award 2015

£9.99