The collections at Loggia explore select areas of study in art and art history, architecture and design, the decorative arts, industrial design, and classical studies such as Greek, Roman, and Celtic mythology.

Gardner's Art Through the Ages

This book is the classic reference for the study of art. It features a history of artists and their works, as well as lucid and engaging descriptions of the styles and periods of art history. Highly recommended for both students and scholars.



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Art Books - Decorative Arts
Art Deco Style | This beautifully designed book reveals the importance of Art Deco, using magnificent images that demonstrate the vitality of this opulent modern style. Book review

Chinoiserie | In this beautiful book, author Dawn Jacobson explores the intriguing and exotic influence of the style known as Chinoiserie on Western art and design. Book review

Faberge | More than just an exquisite exhibition catalogue, this book by Faberge scholar and decorative arts historian Dr. Geza von Habsburg also explores the design significance of jewelry, Imperial eggs, and other stunning Faberge objets d'art.

Fans | Selections from the Victoria and Albert Museum's spectacular collection of fans are on display in this lovely little book by Avril Hart and Emma Taylor.

Flowers: Charles Rennie Mackintosh | The focus of the book by Pamela Robertson is mainly on the evocative watercolor images of flowers that Charles Rennie Mackintosh created throughout his influential artistic career. Book review

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