Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
814 books in Art - History

Subscribe to the Random House What's New Newsletter.

Your Email Address:

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Browse Category

Find more Art books by browsing the categories below.

Art:

Art:

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
Draw 50 Cars, Trucks, and Motorcycles
Draw 50 Cars, Trucks, and Motorcycles
Written by Lee J. Ames
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823085767
Our Price: $9.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Draw 50 Cars, Trucks, and Motorcycles
The Step-by-Step Way to Draw Dragsters, Vintage Cars, Dune Buggies, Mini Choppers, and Many More...
Written by Lee J. Ames


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $9.99

Draw 50 Cars, Trucks, and Motorcycles shows artists of all levels how to draw with ease by following simple step-by-step examples. Celebrated author Lee J. Ames shows you how to draw your favorite hot rods, sports cars, and clunkers, including Rolls-Royces, Bentleys, dump trucks, tandem bikes, and Harley-Davidsons, with drawings of... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Artistic Anatomy
Artistic Anatomy
Written by Dr. Paul Richer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823002979
Our Price: $24.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Artistic Anatomy

Written by Dr. Paul Richer


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 1, 1986
Price: $24.95

Artistic Anatomy is widely acknowledged to be the greatest book of its kind since the Renaissance. The original French edition, now a rare collector's item, was published in 1889 and was probably used as a resource by Renoir, Braque, Degas, Bazille, and many others. The English-language edition, first published 35 years... Read more >
The Partnership
The Partnership
Written by Pamela Katz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385534918
Our Price: $30.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Partnership
Brecht, Weill, Three Women, and Germany on the Brink
Written by Pamela Katz


Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $30.00

Among the most creative and outsized personalities of the Weimar Republic, that sizzling yet decadent epoch between the Great War and the Nazis' rise to power, were the renegade poet Bertolt Brecht and the rebellious avant-garde composer Kurt Weill. These two young geniuses and the three women vital to their work—actresses... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Best of Both Worlds
Museums, Libraries, and Archives in the Digital Age
Written by G. Wayne Clough


Format: eBook, 78 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $0.00

Wayne Clough, Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, asks “How can we prepare ourselves to reach the generation of digital natives who bring a huge appetite—and aptitude—for the digital world?” He explains how the Smithsonian is tackling this issue in Best of Both Worlds: Museums, Libraries, and Archives in a Digital Age.

Libraries...

Read more >
Drawing Cutting Edge Anatomy
Drawing Cutting Edge Anatomy
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823023981
Our Price: $19.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Drawing Cutting Edge Anatomy
The Ultimate Reference Guide for Comic Book Artists
Written by Christopher Hart


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2004
Price: $19.95

This drawing tutorial from best-selling author Christopher Hart shows artists how to draw exaggerated musculature of super-sized figures in action poses. Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Rome
Rome
Written by Robert Hughes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711688
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Rome
A Cultural, Visual, and Personal History
Written by Robert Hughes


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $18.95

From Robert Hughes, one of the greatest art and cultural critics of our time, comes a sprawling, comprehensive, and deeply personal history of Rome—as a city, as an empire, and as an origin of Western art and civilization.
 
Starting on a personal note, Hughes takes us to the Rome he... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Mailroom
The Mailroom
Written by David Rensin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345442352
Our Price: $17.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Mailroom
Hollywood History from the Bottom Up
Written by David Rensin


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2004
Price: $17.00

It’s like a plot from a Hollywood potboiler: start out in the mailroom, end up a mogul. But for many, it happens to be true. Some of the biggest names in entertainment—including David Geffen, Barry Diller, and Michael Ovitz— started their dazzling careers in the lowly mailroom. Based on more than... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Black Book
The Black Book
Edited by Middleton A. Harris, Ernest Smith, Morris Levitt and Roger Furman, Foreword by Toni Morrison
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400068487
Our Price: $35.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Black Book
35th Anniversary Edition
Edited by Middleton A. Harris, Ernest Smith, Morris Levitt and Roger Furman
Foreword by Toni Morrison


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: November 10, 2009
Price: $35.00

Seventeenth-century sketches of Africa as it appeared to marauding European traders. Nineteenth-century slave auction notices. Twentieth-century sheet music for work songs and freedom chants. Photographs of war heroes, regal in uniform. Antebellum reward posters for capturing runaway slaves. An 1856 article titled “A Visit to the Slave Mother Who Killed Her... Read more >
The Parthenon Enigma
The Parthenon Enigma
Written by Joan Breton Connelly
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476593
Our Price: $17.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Parthenon Enigma

Written by Joan Breton Connelly


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $17.95

A New York Times Notable Book and one of The Daily Beast's Best Books of the Year

Since the Enlightenment, the Parthenon—the greatest example of Athenian architecture—has been venerated as the definitive symbol of Western democratic values. Here, Joan Breton Connelly challenges this conventional wisdom, drawing on previously undiscovered sources to present...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Colored Pencil Painting Bible
Colored Pencil Painting Bible
Written by Alyona Nickelsen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823085576
Our Price: $14.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Colored Pencil Painting Bible
Techniques for Achieving Luminous Color and Ultrarealistic Effects
Written by Alyona Nickelsen


Format: eBook0
On Sale: May 2, 2012
Price: $14.99

Groundbreaking new techniques for a favorite medium



• Dazzling colors, incredible realism—with simple you-can-do-it processes!

• Author is a top colored-pencil artist

Radiant color . . . painterly finishes . . . incredible realism. With colored pencils! Artists everywhere will be dazzled by the amazing new techniques created by Alyona Nickelsen and presented in... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
View pages: 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15
Page 10 of 82
View past category highlights: