An updated version within the Phaidon Classics series, this volume explores masterpieces by the Baroque painter, etcher, and draftsman, Rembrandt van Rijn. Designed with large-scale formatting, this comprehensive edition will serve as a memento for readers enamored with the Dutch artist's celebrated brushwork and rendering of shape and light. Preface by Walter Liedtke. Published by Phaidon. (April 20, 2015.) Hardcover with jacket. 180 pages. 125 illustrations. 10.50" length x 1.00" width x 14.25" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714869193.
Phaidon London Uprising Hardcover Book - White
The landscape of London as a twenty-first-century fashion capital has never been mapped, until now, say editors Tania Fares and Sarah Mower of their definitive tome profiling 50 of the capital's leading designers - from Paul Smith and Stella McCartney to Erdem and Simone Rocha. Compiled from interviews and studio visits conducted by journalists who have known and followed them since the beginning of their careers, it goes behind-the-scenes at studios and ateliers across the capital and is accompanied by specifically commissioned portraits of each at work. It is a must-read for fashion enthusiasts and industry insiders alike. -- 680-page hardcover book- Published: 2017- Publisher: Phaidon- ISBN: 978-0714873350- Imported As seen in The EDIT magazine
Phaidon The High Line
This comprehensive book from award-winning urban and public realm design firm James Corner Field Operations and Diller Scofidio + Renfro offers a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of New York City's High Line. Published by Phaidon Press, this large volume features over 450 pages about the famed park. By James Corner Field Operations and Diller Scofidio + Renfro. Published by Phaidon Press. (November 9, 2015.) Hardcover. 452 pages. 13.00" length x 1.75" width x 9.00" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714871004.
Phaidon Grace: Thirty Years Of Fashion At Vogue Hardcover Book - Black
The first of two volumes, Grace: Thirty Years at Vogue documents the impressive portfolio of former Vogue Creative Director Grace Coddington. This edition is filled with imagery, personal anecdotes and insider stories from photographers and industry insiders – not to mention two forwards penned by good friends Anna Wintour and Karl Lagerfeld. The cover is printed with a vibrant caricature that is sure to capture attention when displayed on your coffee table. -- 408-page hardcover book - Published: 2015- Publisher: Phaidon Press- ISBN: 978-0-7148-7059-5- Imported
Phaidon MODERN ART IN AMERICA 1908-68
Modern Art In America 1908-68 evaluates art history from the early twentieth century to the late 1960s. The brilliant work is a must-read for American modernism enthusiasts as well as students and scholars of art. By William C. Agee. Published by Phaidon Press. (March 28, 2016.) Hardcover. 352 pages. 8.75" length x 1.50" width x 11.75" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714869346.
Phaidon OCTAPHILOSOPHY: THE EIGHT ELEMENTS OF RESTAURANT ANDRÉ
Take a seat at the table as famed chef and entrepreneur André Chiang presents his exclusive approach to food in this in-depth volume. Focusing around his eight elements of gastronomy, Octaphilosophy surveys a year in Chiang's restaurant, exploring the changing menus of each season, stories behind each dish, and the thought-out procedures of his cooking philosophy. Including 150 recipes accompanied by vivid photographs of the busy kitchen, readers will be captured by the leading chef's pioneering techniques. By André Chiang. Foreword by Jacques and Laurent Pourcel. Published by Phaidon Press. (April 27, 2016.) Hardcover. 304 pages. 7.75" length x 1.25" width x 11.75" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714871158
An updated version within the Phaidon Classics series, this handsome volume chronicles masterpieces crafted by the pioneering artist of the Italian Renaissance, Raphael. Styled with a comprehensive introduction and vivid, all-encompassing plates, this edition absorbs readers in the mythological, harmonious aesthetic of the celebrated painter and architect. Preface by Bette Talvacchia. Introduction by W.E. Suida. Published by Phaidon. (April 20, 2015.) Hardcover with jacket. 180 pages. 125 illustrations. 10.75" length x 1.00" width x 14.25" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714868899.
Phaidon The Fashion Book Hardcover Book - Purple
Hailed as a style Bible, Phaidon's newly updated tome takes a fresh look at the fashion world and the people who inspired and created it. This easy-to-use A-Z guide spans two centuries and profiles over 570 stylists, models and photographers alongside pioneering designers - plus a new category of educational institutions. Each entry includes an image illustrating a key aspect of the subjects and a cross-referencing system that makes it simple to explore collaborations and connections - perfect for fashion students and aspiring editors. -- 592-page hardcover book- Published: 2016- Publisher: Phaidon - ISBN: 9780714871073- Imported
Phaidon Where Bartenders Drink
This insider's guide to some of the best drink establishments in the world features more than 700 listings recommended by over 225 of the industry's leading bartenders. Filled with helpful facts about each establishment as well as easy-to-navigate maps, this handy volume is a must-have for world travelers looking to find the perfect drink. By Adrienne Stillman. Published by Phaidon Press. (February 27, 2017.) Hardcover. 418 pages. 5.50" length x 1.50" width x 8.25" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714873152.
Phaidon Saving Grave: My Fashion Archive 1968-2016
Encased in a stunning light blue and gold clamshell box, this two-volume book set celebrates the work of Vogue creative director and fashion legend Grace Coddington, known globally for her impeccable taste and elaborate photo spreads. Together, the comprehensive volumes include more than 600 images, along with personal stories, and never-before-seen images from renowned photographers such as Steven Meisel, Annie Leibovitz, and Herb Ritts. Includes two hardcover books. By Grace Coddington. Edited by Grace Coddington and Michael Roberts. Forewords by Anna Wintour and Karl Lagerfeld. Published by Phaidon Press. (2016.) Hardcovers with clamshell box. Each: 408 pages. Box: 12.0" length x 4.5" width x 15.5" height. Each book: 11" length x 2" width x 14" height. (Approximately.). ISBN: 9780714873718.
Phaidon The Fashion Book: New and Expanded Edition
Spanning almost 200 years, The Fashion Book: New and Expanded Edition, is a massive A-to-Z encyclopedia of fashion packed with hundreds of profiles designers, photographers, style icons, models, and retailers. Hardcover 576 pages
Phaidon This Brutal World
Peter Chadwick's This Brutal World is a curated collection of Brutalist architecture. The 224-page book includes the works of great contemporary and 20th century architects including Zaha Hadid, David Chipperfield, Le Corbusier, and Mies van der Rohe. By Peter Chadwick. Published by Phaidon Press. (May 23, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket. 224 pages. 10.0" length x 1.0" width x 11.5" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714871080.
Phaidon Grace: The American Vogue Years
This is the second and final volume of Vogue editor Grace Coddington's collective best work. The pages showcase photographs from the last 15 years and celebrates the legendary photographers the fashion icon has worked with. Featuring gorgeous color illustrations, as well as personal anecdotes, this massive book is a treasure to behold. By Grace Coddington. Published by Phaidon Press; Box Slp edition. (September 5, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket and slipcase. 408 pages. 12.00" length x 3.00" width x 16.75" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714871974.
Phaidon London Uprising: Fifty Fashion Designers, One City
Featuring profiles of 50 of today's top London fashion designers as well as exclusive images from their design studios, London Uprising: Fifty Fashion Designers, One City offers a behind-the-scenes look into the past 15 years of one of the world's most renowned fashion capitals. Edited by Tania Fares and Sarah Mower. Published by Phaidon Press. (February 13, 2017.) Hardcover with jacket. 608 pages. 10.0" length x 2.0" width x 11.5" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714873350.
Phaidon Art Is The Highest Form of Hope & Other Quotes By Artists
Phaidon presents a carefully curated selection of inspirational quotes from celebrated artists around the globe. By Phaidon editors. Published by Phaidon. (October 10, 2016.) Hardcover. 336 pages. 5.50" length x 1.00" width x 8.25" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714872438.
Phaidon The Anatomy of Fashion: Why We Dress the Way We Do
Why do we dress the way we do? How has fashion changed and evolved over the centuries? How did the 3-piece suit come about? Why have hemlines risen and fallen over time? In The Anatomy of Fashion , respected fashion commentator Colin McDowell goes beyond standard fashion histories and narrative surveys to answer these questions and many more. The book's unique structure takes the reader from head to toe in sections such as 'The Body Unclothed'; 'Materials and Texture'; 'Head to Waist'; 'Hips to Feet'; 'Looks and Themes in Dress'; and more. Visually rich, with over 500 photographs, illustrations, paintings, and film stills, the book includes work by designers and labels such as Ralph Lauren, Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen, Versace, Carhartt, Diesel and more. The book's dynamic structure and layout are equally suited for browsing and for serious reference, but The Anatomy of Fashion is not simply a picture book. It is a sourcebook by one of the world's leading fashion scholars that seeks nothing less than a thorough analysis of the roots of every aspect of fashion today. Hardcover, 272 pages Author: Colin McDowell
Following in the footsteps of Phaidon's Concrete and Brick, Wood is a visual celebration of one of architecture's most versatile and inspiring materials. Featuring over 200 stunning photographs of some of the most majestic wood structures built over the past 1,000 years, architecture admirers are sure to appreciate this volume. Edited by William Hall. Essay by Richard Mabey. Published by Phaidon Press. (March 20, 2017.) Hardcover with jacket. 224 pages. 10" length x 1" width x 12" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714873480.
Phaidon The Design Book
Discover 500 of the most innovative, influential, and enduring products from the last five centuries in one compact and highly collectable volume. The Design Book presents iconic pieces by Le Corbusier, Philippe Starck, the Eames, and the Apple design team, alongside classic objects such as the paper clip, the hurricane lantern, and the martini glass. Each entry pairs an image with a descriptive caption, providing accessible information about the product, designer, manufacturer, and history. Take an extraordinary journey through the objects that have improved our functionality, shaping our society and culture today. Hardcover, 511 pages Edited by Phaidon
Phaidon Eataly: Contemporary Italian Cooking
Created in collaboration with Italian food emporium Eataly, this cookbook features 300 of the best contemporary Italian home-style recipes. Filled with clear instructions, helpful tips, and beautifully shot photography, Eataly: Contemporary Italian Cooking immerses readers in how Italians cook today. By Eataly. Edited by Emilia Terragni. Photography by Food Editore/Piermichele Borraccia. Foreward by Oscar Farinetti. Published by Phaidon (October 24, 2016). Hardcover. 517 pages. 7.5" length x 2.0" width x 11.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714872797.
Phaidon Going Once: 250 Years Of Culture, Taste & Collecting At Christie's
Selling highly coveted artifacts of the world for over 250 years, Christie's is one the most prominent auction houses in existence. This book is filled with breathtaking illustrations featuring the personal possessions of iconic historical figures such as Leonardo da Vinci, Albert Einstein, Coco Chanel, and many more. By Christie's. Published by Phaidon Press. (October 24, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket. 496 pages. 7.2" length x 1.2" width x 10.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714872025.
Phaidon Plant: Exploring The Botanical World
Gardeners and art lovers will delight in this colorful and visually pleasing work, which features over 300 of the world's most beautiful botanical images. By Phaidon Editors. Published by Phaidon Press. (September 26, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket. 352 pages. 10.2" length x 1.5" width x 11.8" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714871486.
Phaidon Regarding Cocktails
The late and legendary bartender Sasha Petraske shares 75 delicious cocktail recipes from his repertoire in this beautifully illustrated book. By Sasha Petraske. Introduction by Georgette Moger-Petraske. Forewords by Dale Degroff and Robert Simonson. Published by Phaidon Press. (October 31, 2016.) Hardcover. 256 pages. 6.4" length x 1.0" width x 9.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714872810.
Phaidon Factory: Andy Warhol
In this work, renowned photographer Stephen Shore offers an immersive look at the Factory, Andy Warhol's legendary studio in Manhattan. Filled with dozens of black and white photographs taken by Shore between 1965 and 1967, readers are given an insider's view of the Factory, the cast of characters who frequented this remarkable place, and Andy Warhol himself. By Stephen Shore. Text by Lynne Tillman. Published by Phaidon Press. (October 24, 2016.) Hardcover. 192 pages. 10.5" length x 1.0" width x 14.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714872742.
Phaidon Where To Eat Pizza
Where To Eat Pizza is the ultimate guide on delicious pizza and where to find it. London-based food critic Daniel Young has compiled not only the names of over 1,700 pizza eateries around the world, but also detailed city maps, when to go, and what to order. Within these pages, readers will find commentary from food-industry experts who reveal secret ingredients and special sauces all in the name of finding the perfect slice. By Daniel Young. Published by Phaidon Press. (April 25, 2016.) Hardcover. 480 pages. 5.75" length x 2.25" width x 8.25" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714871165.
Phaidon Mapplethorpe Flora: The Complete Flowers
Revered throughout his career for his provocative work and subject matters, artist Robert Mapplethorpe focused on flower photography from 1973 up until his death in 1989. Mapplethorpe Flora: The Complete Flowers showcases his exploration of botanicals that forever changed the way the subject matter is perceived. Text by Mark Holborn, Dimitri Levas, Herbert Muschamp. Published by Phaidon. (2016.) Hardcover with slipcase. 368 pages. 159 color illustrations. 54 black and white illustrations. 12.00" length x 1.75" width x 12.25" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714871318.
Phaidon The Beatles A Hard Day's Night: A Private Archive
This book gives readers a behind-the-scenes look into the making of A Hard Day's Night, the acclaimed black-and-white feature film starring The Beatles. Including hundreds of photographs and vivid commentary, this text is a must-have for fans of the fabulous foursome. By Mark Lewisohn. Published by Phaidon Press. (September 5, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket. 284 pages. 10.25" length x 1.25" width x 11.50" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714871851.
Phaidon Patterns: Inside The Design Library
Drawn from the archives of The Design Library, this unique work is both informative and inspiring for would-be designers. The colorful pages are filled with images from the world's largest collection of patterns and textiles. By Peter Koepke. Published by Phaidon Press; Box edition. (October 3, 2016.) Hardcover. 332 pages. 8.5" length x 1.6" width x 11.8" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714871660.