Classic art coffee table books

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Art Basel always ignites a spark of creativity, and these classic coffee table books will keep the flame burning bright after the festivities are over.

The New Black Vanguard

BUY NOW: The New Black Vanguard: Photography Between Art and Fashion, $40 via Aperture

Curator and critic Antwaun Sargent traces the history of the black image and its ongoing evolution through the international community of black photographers. The book features an illustrated essay and 15 artist portfolios from Tyler Mitchell, Campbell Addy, Nadine Ijewere and more.

art house

BUY NOW: Art House, $95 via Assouline

Enter the homes of Chara Schreyer, an avid art collector. The patron has collaborated with interior designer Gary Hutton to create five residences to house her 600-piece collection which includes works by Marcel Duchamp, Joseph Beuys and Man Ray.

great female artists

BUY NOW: Great Women Artists, $69.95 via Phaidon

This coffee table tome is filled with artwork by over 400 female artists showcasing 500 years of creativity. Each artist’s key works are accompanied by a short text, making this the most comprehensive and fully illustrated book on creative women ever published.

Pop Art Style

BUY NOW: Pop Art Style, $95 via Assouline

After her beloved travel books, publisher Assouline has launched a new Style series to highlight the impact of moments of art and design on modern culture. With 180 striking photographs, Pop Art Style explores 60 years of iconic works of product design, furniture, fashion and art.

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