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PICASSO SCULPTEUR

By: Abadie, Daniel; Pierre Sterckx

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Paris, Beaux-Arts: 2000

Seller ID: 41431


48 pages; Essay by Daniel Abadie titled Picasso l'Homme, Picasso l'Oeuvre; essay by Pierre Sterckx titled Picasso, l'Acrobat et le Bricoleur; 32 pages of colour plates of Picasso's sculptural works printed on glossy photographic stock. Text in French. This publication by Beaux Art was issued on the occasion of the Exposition Picasso Sculpteur organized by the Braubourg Center at MNAM in 2000, but does not appear to be the official catalogue of the exhibition. ISBN: 28... View more info

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HONORE DAUMIER

By: Adhemar, Jean

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Paris, Editions Pierre Tisne: 1954

Seller ID: 38551


150 pages; Clean and tight in original green cloth binding with colour illustration mounted on front cover in Very Good cloth covered slipcase. Text in French. Jean Adhémar (1908-1987) was a French librarian, academic and art historian. For a time he served as director of the Print Cabinet of the Bibliotheque Nationale. Honoré Daumier (1808 -1879) was a prolific caricaturist, painter, and sculptor, particularly known for his satirical caricatures and drawings 19th-c... View more info

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MINIATURES OF THE RENAISSANCE Catalogue of the Exhibition, with 2 Representations in Colour and 31 in Black

By: Albareda, Anselmo Maria

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Vatican City, The Apostolic Vatican Library: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41652


96, (31) pages; Fifth Centenary of the Vatican Library. Clean and tight in original cream printed wrappers. Ninety-six pages of text, followed by 31 full-page plates. Beautiful colour frontispiece and on-laid colour illustration at front wrapper. 160 items described and annotated. Introduction by Anselmo Maria Albareda, Prefect of the Vatican Library. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that... View more info

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THE FOREIGN PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS AND SCULPTURE [in the Tate Gallery]

By: Alley, Ronald

Price: $24.95

Publisher: London, Tate Gallery: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 39877


Tate Gallery Catalogues; Autograph; 300 pages; Signed by the author on the ffep - "With all good wishes / Ronald Alley / 18.9.59" Clean and tight in original binding in very good dustjacket. This book constitutes the first catalogue of the Tate Gallery's foreign collection to be published since 1934. In addition to a detailed description of each art work, there is a brief biography of each of the artists. Illustrated with 56 plates, many containing multiple .... View more info

THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF WASHINGTON ALLSTON With Reproductions from Allston's Pictures

By: Allston, Washington; Jared B. Flagg (editor)

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40909


435 pages; An attractive example in the handsome buckram binding. Former owner's name on ffep, otherwise clean and tight in original tan buckram binding with gilt lettering at spine and a gilt silohuette on front cover; cloth worn at head of spine. Washington Allston (1779 – 1843) was an American painter and poet, born in Waccamaw Parish, South Carolina. Allston was a pioneer of the American Romantic movement in landscape painting. He was well known for his dramatic ... View more info

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Art and Artists (Volume Two, Number Ten, January 1968)

By: Amaya, Mario ; [ Roy Lichtenstein ]

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Hansom Books: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39929


Art and Artists ; 58 pages; Clean and tight in original pictorial wrappers with image of a painting by Roy Lichtenstein. Features include The Lichtenstein Paradox, Clive Barker, The Soft Plunge, The Importance of Being Ernst, The Disquieting Muses, George Segal, Phillip King in Paris, Halls of Perception, etc. Illustrated in colour and in black & white. View more info

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THE AMERICAN FEDERATION OF ARTS 67 - 68

By: American Federation of Arts

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, American Federation of Arts: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39900


Clean and tight in original white wrappers printed in blue and red. Black and white illustrations throughout. The American Federation of Arts (AFA) is a nonprofit organization founded in 1909, endorsed by Theodore Roosevelt and spearheaded by Secretary of State Elihu Root. The AFA’s mission is to enrich the public’s experience and understanding of the visual arts, and this is accomplished through its exhibitions, catalogues, and public programs. View more info

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ANANOV - Selected Works

By: Ananov, Adrei ; [ Isaac Stern's copy ]

Price: $34.96

Publisher: Saint Petersburg, A. Ananov: 1999

Seller ID: 41367


120 pages; Andrei Ananov is the most famous contemporay jeweller in Russia. This book boldly presents a wide variety of the beautiful pieces of jewellry, watches, clocks and other fabulous objets created by Anonov's workshop. Illustrated with excellent full colour photographs. Text in English and Russian. In celebration of the tenth anniversary of the Russian Jewellery Art - Ananov Company. From the collection of the violinist Isaac Stern [1920-2001] -- with his "c... View more info

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UKRAINSKA HRAFIKA XI-POCHATKU XX ST Albom

By: Andrij Oleksijovic V'unik

Price: $84.95

Publisher: Kiev, Mystetstvo: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40251


Ukrainian Edition; 326 pages; Former owner's name on ffep, otherwsie clean and tight in original pictorial boards. Text in Ukrainian. Profusely illustrated in black & white. OCLC 751297842 Summary and list of illustrations in English. Includes bibliographical references (p. 316-317) View more info

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FLOOR - WALL - FLOOR Gloria Friedmann, Werner Haypeter, Darren Lago

By: Annely Juda

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, Annely Juda Fine Art Gallery: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39936


Cleanand tight in original printed stiff card wrappers with spiral binding. Catalogue of an exhibition of art works by Gloria Friedmann, Werner Haypeter, and Darren Lago at the Annely Juda Fine Art Gallery from 10 April to 23 May 1992. Four colour, one double-page colour and one b&w illustrations. Chronologies for each artist. View more info

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AMERICAN MUSEUM Claverton Manor; Bath

By: Anonymous

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Bath, Claverton Manor: 1962

Seller ID: 39859


12 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Illustrations (b&w) throughout. OLC: 66528533 Date is approximate, not printed in book. The American Museum in Britain is based at Claverton Manor, near Bath, England, in a house, designed by Jeffry Wyatville and built in the 1820s on the site of a manor bought by Ralph Allen in 1758, replacing the manor house built by Ralph of Shrewsbury around 1340. The museum was founded by two antique collectors, an Americ... View more info

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Französische Bildteppiche

By: Anonymous

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Baden-Baden, Woldemar Klein Verlag: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40097


28 & 15 ff. plates pages; Publisher's color pictorial wrappers. Slight rubbing to small portions of the upper wrapper, otherwise a tight, clean and unmarked copy, with the errata/additions leaf laid in. Catalogue text partly printed in red. An interesting exhibition catalogue of French pictorial and figured tapestries ranging from Gothic examples to the works of modern artists (two artists born in the early years of the twentieth century). Uncommon. German text, wit... View more info

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Ausstellung Oskar Kokoschka Thermopylae-Entwuerfe zur Zauberfloete und andere neuere Werke

By: Anonymous

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Salzburg, Salzburg Residenz-[Galerie]: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40111


6 pages; Broadsheet on coated paper stock, with two vertical folds to form a trifolium of 6 pp. With a cover illustration (Papageno), three plates depicting Kokoschka's triptych "Thermopylae", text about this major work, a page devoted to a catalogue of the 26 works exhibited, and a full page reproduction of the artist's portrait of Pablo Casals on the rear cover. "Thermopylae" was commissioned by Philipp and Gerturd Reemtsma for the University of Hambu... View more info

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Dimitri Hadzi, Sculpture

By: Anonymous

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, Hayden Library MIT: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40113


Unpaginated pages; Publisher's grey wrappers, reproducing a sheet of drawings by Dimitri Hadzi for a sculpture "Elmo IV" given to MIT by Mr. and Mrs. Samuel A. Marx. Catalogue of an exhibition held at the New Gallery, Hayden Library, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, May 14 through June 16, 1963. Dimitri Hadzi (1921 - 2006) was an American abstract sculptor who lived and worked in Rome, and then in the vicinity of Boston, Massachusetts. Contents includ... View more info

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CROZIER IRVINE [Exhibition catalogue: William Crozier & William Irvine]

By: Anonymous

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, Drian Gallery: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40114


[8] pages; The rear wrapper has a parallel brief artistic c.v. of the pair. A minor hint of creasing to the fragile publication, and some rubbing to the rear wrapper. OCLC Number: 78797695 (and two other OCLC numbers, each with a single location -- UC Santa Barbara; The Frick, and the Tate). Stapled catalogue in self wrappers for a joint show by two Williams -- Crozier and Irvine, both born in Scotland and educated at the Glasgow School of Art (1949-53). After gr... View more info

PRINTS AND DRAWINGS BY AMERICAN ARTISTS OF THE EARLY PART OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

By: Anonymous

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Cambridge, R.M. Light and Company: 1957

Seller ID: 40412


16 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Light toning at edges of wrappers. OCLC: 3772795; 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. View more info

BIRDS AND BEASTS JANUARY 4 THROUGH 30, 1969

By: Anonymous

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Graham Gallery: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40417


16 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. OCLC: 11926853 Interesting uncommon exhibition catalogue ; 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. View more info

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Begründer Der Modernen Plastik Arp; Brancusi; Chauvin; Duchamp-Villon; Gonzalez; Laurens; Lipchitz; Pevsner

By: Anonymous

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Zürich, Kunsthaus Zürich: 1954

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 40988


43, [1] & 16 plates pages; Publisher's printed wrappers. Minor finger soiling, but a sound, very good copy. An important exhibition of 20th century modernist sculptures at the Kunsthaus Zürich, 27 November - End of December, 1954. With Artist's Statements, Chronologies, Bibliography and an Exhibition checklist. 16 b/w halftone plates at the end, followed by 2 ff. ads. View more info

Memorials of Moderate Cost by Presbrey-Leland $35 - $500 on Exhibit at the Woodlawn Branch of Presbrey-Leland

By: Anonymous

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Valhalla, NY, Presbrey-Leland Studios: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41564


16 pages; This book illustrates typical monuments and markers in New York's outstanding exhibit of moderate priced memorials. Fourteen of the sixteen pages have photographs of memorial stones, head stones, grave stones, benchs and sculptures in various price ranges from $50 on up to $450 and a group of larger monuments for which quotes can be obtained. Contents are printed on coated paper (glossy stock). Clean and secure in original printed gray wrappers with elaborate... View more info

Istoria del Testamento Vecchio e Nuovo rappresentata con bellissime figure con spiegazioni estratte da' Santi Padri, che molto edificano e servono a ben ordinare i costumi in ogni genere di persone

By: Anonymous [Rockwell Kent's copy]

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Venice, nella stamperia di Giambatista Albrizzi: 1770

Seller ID: 41505


8 p.l., 766 & [2] pages; Original flexible paste-paper boards. Spine quite worn, with upper portion now missing, exposing the sewing and the folded ends of the gatherings, some soiling and marks to the front and rear covers, hinges still attached by the sewing, upper corner of the first several leaves bumped, some lifting to the front paste-down endpaper. With engraved frontispiece and over 100 half-page illustrations throughout, along with an assortment of woodcut dec... View more info