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LA SCULPTURE FRANCAISE DU MOYEN AGE, Aubert, Marcel
1 Aubert, Marcel LA SCULPTURE FRANCAISE DU MOYEN AGE
Paris Flammarion 1946 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 4to 11" - 13" tall 
424 pages; Large quarto volume contents clean and secure in original in red cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine in very good dustjacket. One of the best books on French medieval sculpture published in the twentieth century. From the beginning of Romanesque art to the great cathedrals of the Gothic period, from Chartres to Reims. The well researched and illuminating text is complemented by extensive illustrations depicting some of the richest and most diverse sculptural forms ever created. A beautiful and important book. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
Price: 34.94 USD
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2 Delaisse, L. M. J. ; J. Marrow & J. De Wit ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS - The JAMES A. DE ROTHSCHILD Collection at WADDESDON MANOR
Office Du Livre 1977 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 4to 
46 colour plates, many b&w illus; 608 pages; This important collection formed at Waddesdon Manor by Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild, houses a selection of some of the best illuminated manuscripts produced at important publishing houses and workshops of the later Middle Ages. This volume includes descriptions, index and useful documentation and reference material. A FINE copy in Very Good Dust jacket in original slipcase. Book is large and heavy and will require extra postagefor international or priority. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
Price: 99.94 USD
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ROMANESQUE ART IN EUROPE, Kunstler, Gustav
3 Kunstler, Gustav ROMANESQUE ART IN EUROPE
Greenwich New York Graphic Society 1968 0821203592 / 9780821203590 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket Folio 
254 plates, 23 maps; 327 pages; Thick oversize art book. A handsome volume, with rich gravure reproductions. Kunstler defines the Romanesque style and places it in its historical and spiritual setting, providing a comprehensive survey of European Romanesque architecture, sculpture and wall paintings. Each region contributed something distinctive to the style, which is here presented in all its majesty and rich variety. Gustav Kunstler (1902 - 1974) was a Viennese art historian. He studied Art History at the University of Vienna with Josef Strzygowski. In the 1920s he began a career in publishing. In 1947 Kunstler became head of Schroll Verlag. His numerous publications include "Little Guide to the Ancient Art and Culture of the City of Vienna" (1942, 1947); "Egon Schiele as a Graphic Artist" (1946), " The Architect Adolf Loos" (together with Ludwig Münz, 1964) and this book "Romanesque Art in the Europe" (1968). ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
Price: 19.94 USD
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ITALIAN DRAWINGS in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the BRITISH MUSEUM - 14th & 15th Centuries  Two Volume Set (Catalogue and Plates), Popham, A. E. ; & Philip Pouncey
4 Popham, A. E. ; & Philip Pouncey ITALIAN DRAWINGS in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the BRITISH MUSEUM - 14th & 15th Centuries Two Volume Set (Catalogue and Plates)
London Trustees of the British Museum 1950 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine 4to 
516 pages; Clean and tight in original blue cloth bindings, gilt lettering at spines. Text volume of 230 pp; plate volume of 286 b&w plates illustrating 333 drawings. Arntzen L43. An important standard reference. Illustrated by b/w halftone plates.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
Price: 84.94 USD
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