Don't pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches, Mr Andy Warhol advised, and this Assouline hardcover book provides undisputed proof of his legacy. Curated by Mr Eric Shiner, the former director of the Andy Warhol Museum, it charts the evolution of the pop artist's oeuvre in 100 paintings, prints, sculpture, films and photographs. As well as the infamous 'Campbell Soup Cans' and 'Marilyn Diptych'â, you'll find lesser-known but equally compelling works in its pages. - - 172-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Assouline - ISBN: 9781614286271
Founded by father-and-son duo Messrs Gilbert and Thierry Costes, the Beaumarly hospitality group is behind Paris' coolest insider destinations. This hardcover book from Assouline explores its distinctive properties around the city, all created in collaboration with celebrated designers and acclaimed chefs. Showcasing stunning photography from Saint-Germain-des-PrÃ©s to the Golden Triangle, the Centre Pompidou rooftop to the Louvre courtyard, it captures the unique ambience that makes each venue stylish and sought after. - - 188-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Assouline - ISBN: 9781614281665
What better way to discover an unfamiliar city than to be shown around its secret spots and finest artisanal shops by a local? In Assouline 's latest volume, Venice native Ms Francesca Bortolotto Possati does just that. The tome is packed with rich images of private homes, artist's studios, and hard-to-reach hidden gems. It'll make a great gift for those planning an Italian getaway. - - 264-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Assouline - ISBN: 9781614285380
Assouline 's 'Aspen Style' book opens with an introduction from long-time resident and celebrated designer and tastemaker Ms Aerin Lauder. It's packed with 300 pages of illustrations, photographs and quotes paying tribute to the prestige, the hard-working history and the romance of the mountain landscape. The graphic hardcover will make a cool addition to minimalist shelves or coffee tables. - - 300-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Assouline - ISBN: 9781614286226
Published by Assouline and written by former Editor-in-Chief of Golf magazine and 2016 PGA Lifetime Achievement Award winner for Journalism Mr George Peper, The Impossible Collection of Golf explores the world's 100 most significant, historically noteworthy and architecturally paramount courses. The oversized hardcover coffee table book features 200 hand-bound pages that explore greens from the historic St Andrews to China's mountainside Shanqin Bay and the Hamptons' Maidstone Club. It's housed in a thematic clamshell case and makes a thoughtful gift for devoted fans of the pastime. - - 200-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Assouline - ISBN: 9781614286530
From Bond to Beckham, a veritable legion of guys have been behind the wheel of a Bentley. Assouline 's hardcover tome 'Be Extraordinary' celebrates the luxury automobile brand's Britishness with contributions from Nick Mason, Alice Temperley and Mark Getty. Gift it to car connoisseurs and Anglophiles alike. - - 260-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Assouline - ISBN: 9781614285670 - Made in Italy
'Mirabilia Romae' directly translates to Wonderful Rome, the city that continues to have a major influence on Valentino Creative Directors Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli. This hardcover offers an insight into the world behind their passion and vision, along with the tremendous impact they've had on the famed label. The pages are full of anecdotes, original photography and inspiration boards, perfect for the fashion lover in your life. -- 400-page hardcover book - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Assouline Books - ISBN: 978-1-6142-8440-6293-8
Released to celebrate Dior's 70th birthday, this weighty tome is the first in a series of books exploring each designer who has held the creative reigns at the French fashion house. Compiled by the director of Paris' Palais Galliera, Olivier Saillard, it explores Christian Dior's most iconic haute couture creations from 1947-1957 through beautiful photography from museums and institutions around the world. -- 504-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Assouline - ISBN: 978-1614285489
Ibiza Bohemia captures the spirit of the Mediterranean island that's served as an escape for artists, creatives and musicians since the '30s. Flicking through this hardcover book will reveal 300 pages of vibrant photos, quotes and anecdotes curated through the perspective of fashion stylist and editor Renu Kashyap and travel writer Maya Boyd. Explore the island's scenic cliffs, bohemian interiors and legendary cast of free-spirited characters. -- 300-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Assouline - ISBN: 9781614285915
A symbol of beauty and power, the panther is intertwined with the story of Cartier. First appearing as a motif on an onyx and diamond-encrusted wristwatch in 1914, the mesmerizing big cat was adopted by Jeanne Toussaint - the house's fine jewelry director between 1933 and 1970 - whose fierce confidence and striking elegance earned her the name 'La Panthère.' With words from André Leon Talley, this gorgeously illustrated hardcover tome explores the importance of the animal throughout art history and popular culture. -- 300-page hardcover book - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Assouline - ISBN: 978-1-61428-428-4
The second in its series, Assouline's monograph chronicles the next chapter of Christian Dior, after protégé Yves Saint Laurent found himself at the helm of the couture house at just 21 years old. From his debut Trapèze silhouette in 1958 that was hailed as breaking the mold of fashion in Paris, to the provocative beatnik collection of 1960, this book is filled with anecdotes, striking photography of exquisite archival couture and insight into the designer's vision. -- 300-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Assouline Books - ISBN: 978-1-6142-8599-1 - Made in Italy
The long awaited companion book to Assouline's award-winning Vintage Cocktails, Craft Cocktails explores the new golden age of the cocktail as culinary art form. World-renowned mixologist Brian Van Flandern shares some of his famous recipes and provides informative tips for consistently making beautiful and delectable cocktails at home.; Hardcover; 70 illustrations; 140 pages; 9.5"W x 12"H; Imported
With an artist's eye and explorer's heart, Temple St. Clair explores our relationship to animals through a lens of whimsy and discovery. St. Clair celebrates rare gemstones and Florentine craftsmanship in each of the one-of-a-kind pieces that comprise her Haute Couture collection, illustrated through luminous photography and St. Clair's original watercolor paintings.; Hardcover; 176 pages; 100 illustrations; 11"W x 14"H; Imported
Dior by Yves Saint Laurent is the second volume in an unprecedented series of books devoted to each designer of a couture house, the ultimate compendium of the most memorable haute couture creations conceived and handcrafted by the renowned house of Dior since its inception. Carefully conserved in the world's great museums and institutions, these fashion treasures have been photographed and exclusively compiled for this indispensable collection. Of all the great Parisian couture houses, Dior is perh
This box set contains four different books ranging on various topics so that you have a magnificent collection of images covered by each one.; Africa Is In Style, cocktails- Amy Sacco, Jean-Paul Hevin & The Polo Games; Each book is 80 pages with 60 images; Each book: 6" X 8.5"; Box: 16.25" X 16.25"; Imported
It is no coincidence that Donald Robertson, known as @drawbertson to his hundreds of thousands of followers on social media, has become the fashion world's favorite art bomber of the Instagram era. Humorous and sharp, Robertson's work is collected by stars such as Beyoncé and featured in collaborations with it-brands like Smashbox and retailers including Bergdorf Goodman. Earning himself the moniker the Andy Warhol of Instagram, Robertson is celebrated as an inspiration by
Andy Warhol's explosive Pop Art and sharp commentary on advertising and celebrity culture are renowned and deeply relevant even decades after their creation. Though Warhol himself could be a polarizing figure both personally and professionally, there is no doubt that he was a pioneer of the Pop movement, and today, as a result, his works regularly fetch astronomical prices. In this evocative addition to Assouline's Ultimate Collection, Warhol expert and former Andy Warhol Museum director Eric Shiner
With just a few ingredients and the right pour, the cocktails in this book can be prepared simply and graciously. A dream gift that every host should stock in his or her bar. Featuring vibrant photographs taken at New York City's renowned Carlyle Hotel. ; Hardcover; 70 illustrations; 140 pages; 91⁄2"W X 12"H; Imported
La Collection Privée Christian Dior reflects the remarkable legacy and refined fragrances of François Demachy, perfumer-creator of Dior. The unique portfolio explores the artisanal traditions and remarkable heritage behind the brand and ends with a hearty evocative text by fragrance expert Élisabeth de Feydeau. ; Hardcover with jacket; 168 pages; 130 illustrations; 10"W X 13"H; Imported
A nostalgic and bittersweet love story, Manhattan's Babe is the illustrated English-language edition of French writer-filmmaker Frederic Beigbeder's 2014 novel, Oona and Salinger, a fictionalized account of the true-life love story of up-and-coming writer J.D. Salinger, 22, and Oona O'Neill, 16, the beautiful socialite daughter of the great American playwright. Their all-too-short romance blossomed during the summer of 1941, before the U.S. joined World War II. Then Salinger was drafted into the Army, and
It is the dream of many to own the world's most beautifully designed automobiles, but most often only a handful of collectors ever come close. Now, The Impossible Collection of Cars makes that dream come true, showcasing the 100 most exceptional cars of the twentieth century. ; Hardcover; 100 illustrations; 168 pages; 14" X 17"; Imported
Since its creation in 1772, Veuve Clicquot has never ceased to create and innovate and has never compromised quality. These high standards were set by Madame Clicquot herself when she took the reins of the company in 1805. Almost 250 years later, Veuve Clicquot has become not only one of the most sought-after champagnes in the world, but also an attitude. Readers will discover the thrilling atmosphere of the brand's international celebrations, whether in New York at the Polo Classic or in Japan duri
Flavors of grill smoke and sea spray fill the summer air, making it the perfect time for entertaining outdoors. Journalist and author Holly Peterson shares over 60 recipes and valuable tips for outdoor gatherings in this book. It features fresh ingredients for a seashore lobster bake, a Cuban vineyard night and much more to ease the work of hosts. 100 illustrations.; Hardcover; 160 pages; 9.5"W x 11.7"H; Imported
The ultimate travel guide, written by Herbert Ypma, inspires the readers to take a look around the globe. It instills the desire to travel and experience the wonderful adventures and explore the exotic destinations. The commentary and anecdotes made by the renowned writer make the book a unique one.; Hardcover with jacket; 270 pages; 250 illustrations; 10" X 13" ; Paper; Imported
Chic Stays takes the reader on an exciting journey to the world's most beautiful hotels and interesting people like actors, writers, musicians, and models. It puts forth thirty-six personal tales and exotic photographs of the heavenly locations on the planet along with whimsy anecdotes and lyrical descriptions.; Hardcover with jacket; 264 pages; 120 illustrations; Paper; 10" X 13"; Imported
9.84"L x 12.99"L; 272 pages By noted travel writer Herbert Ypma Escape to the most distant reaches of the globe with gorgeous photography and inspiring commentary Paper Made in Italy
9.92"W x 12.99"L; 372 pages Aline Coquille and Count Gelasio Gaetani d'Aragona Lovatelli introduce readers to Italy's wine country from Tuscany to the seasides. Paper Made in Italy
American Fashion Travel/Designers On The Go is a stylish trip around the world, curated by America's top talents. A playful travel questionnaire provides a deeper glimpse into the excursions of over 100 designers, including their collection of personal photos, scrapbooks and their choice hotels, restaurants and destinations. Presented by the CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America). This book is a great gift for the fashion and travel enthusiast!Dimensions: 9" x 11" x 1"
In Escape Hotel Stories, Francisca Matteoli takes readers on a journey to some of the world's most stunning hotels. Follow in the footsteps of influential writers and inspirational artists who, like the author, found refuge in these unique landscapes. The perfect gift for the travel enthusiast! Hardcover. Dimensions: 7.5" x 11" x 1"
An internationally acclaimed interior design sensation, by Miles Redd, known for his quirky brand of cozy glamour. Features a diverse selection of his interiors. 300 pages; Hardcover with jacket.Measures: 9.8" x 13"
In Tequila Cocktails, master mixologist Brian Van Flandern celebrates Mexico's favorite beverage by taking a look at its origins and production. With 60 delicious recipes alongside vivid images, this fourth installment in Van Flandern's series of award-winning books explores the diversity of the wonderful spirit. From the Connoisseur series. By Brian Van Flandern. Photographs by Harald Gottschalk. Foreword by Rande Gerber. Published by Assouline Publishing, Spi edition. (November 29, 2016.) Spiral-bound. 142 pages. 9.50" length x 1.00" width x 11.25" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781614285441.
Explore the hidden gems of the world with this unforgettable book by travel and style influencer Sofía Sanchez de Betak, who is widely known by her nickname, Chufy. Accompanied by gorgeous photography, the locales portrayed in this volume encourage readers and adventurers to look beyond commonplace destinations. From the Icons series. By Sofía Sanchez de Betak. Published by Assouline Publishing. (May 1, 2017.) Hardcover. 192 pages. 7.3" length x 0.9" width x 10.6" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781614285939.
A must-have for cocktail enthusiasts, this volume compiles an array of classic recipes with easy-to-read notebook-style instructions. Part of the Connoisseur Collection, readers will learn how to craft impeccable drinks, from a Moscow mule to a Hemingway daiquiri. Expertly styled, the vivid images were shot at the renowned Carlyle Hotel in Manhattan's Upper East Side. Introduction by Brian Van Flandern. Photography by Laziz Hamani. Published by Assouline. (September 22, 2009.) Spiral-bound hardcover. 140 pages. 9.25" length x 1.25" width x 11.25 height (approximately). ISBN: 9782759404131.
Donald Robertson is one of fashion's favorite illustrators, creating quirky, nontraditional works of art that show off his talent and wit. This massive collector's item features Robertson's creative projects alongside playful anecdotes and quotes from industry leaders, designers, and the artist's many collaborators and muses. From the Classics series. By John Demsey and Donald Robertson. Published by Assouline Publishing. (September 1, 2017.) Hardcover with jacket. 300 pages. 10.0" length x 1.5" width x 13.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781614286301.
French fashion designer Pierre Cardin is well-known for his inventive avant-garde style, transforming his name into a global brand. Filled with stunning images from the 1960s to date, this comprehensive anthology celebrates 70 years of creation by being the first to show the entire scope of Cardin, from fashion to interior design. From the Legends Series. By Jean-Pascal Hesse. Published by Assouline; Slp edition. (September 12, 2017.) Hardcover with slipcase. 260 pages. 11.3" length x 2.4" width x 15.7" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781614285557.
Whether through a single bud or colorful bloom, the beauty of flowers has long inspired artists, designers, and creators. Author Sixtine Dubly chronicles the evolution of floral design in this collection, which features images by more than 40 contemporary artists. By Sixtine Dubly. Foreword by Carlos Mota. Published by Assouline. (April 12, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket. 284 pages. 10.00" length x 1.50" width x 13.25" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781614285144.
Perfectionist and self-taught photographer Guy Bourdin was known for his innovative, provocative imagery, paving the way for contemporary artists, photographers, and filmmakers alike. This inspiring book features more than 200 of his photographs, showcasing a versatile body of work with a powerful aesthetic. By Matthias Harder. Photographs by Guy Bourdin. Published by Assouline Publishing. (October 15, 2017). Hardcover. 375 pages. 10.8" length x 1.3" width x 13.6" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781614286356.
Decades after their creation, icon Andy Warhol's revered pop art and social commentary remains relevant. This extraordinary volume features a collection of 100 of the beloved artist's paintings, prints, sculpture, film stills, and photography, from the famous Campbell's Soup Cans to his lesser-known but equally evocative works. From the Ultimate Series. By Eric Shiner. Published by Assouline Publishing. (September 21, 2017.) Hardcover. 172 pages. 15.8" length x 3.0" width x 20.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781614286271.
The Impossible Collection of Golf brings readers on a journey to explore 100 of the world's most notable golf courses. Packaged in a luxury slipcase, this beautiful work by former Golf Magazine editor in chief George Peper features vivid illustrations that explain the history and architecture of the courses, including key tournaments and intricate holes. Limited edition. From the Ultimate series. By George Peper. Published by Assouline. (September 14, 2017.) Hardcover with slipcase. 200 pages. 130 illustrations. 14.00" length x 2.75" width x 17.00" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781614286530.
Founded in 1884 by Greek silversmith Sotirio Georgis Bulgari, the famed jewelry house and luxury brand is known for its embodiment of Italian elegance. Packaged in a beautiful slipcase and featuring text by jewelry historian Vivienne Becker, this massive book is filled with vibrant illustrations of the colorful gemstones that have become the signature of Bulgari style. From the Legends Series. By Vivienne Becker. Published by Assouline Publishing. (August 1, 2017.) Hardcover with slipcase. 240 pages. 12.6" length x 2.9" width x 17.1" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781614286158.