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Image for A SELECTION OF WORKS FROM THE ART COLLECTIONS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA. May 1963

A SELECTION OF WORKS FROM THE ART COLLECTIONS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA. May 1963

By: Hardin, Clifford M

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Lincoln, University of Nebraska. Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39855

Condition: Very Good+


Clean and tight in original pictorial stiff wrappers. View more info

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PAINTINGS,DRAWINGS AND SCULPTURE IN THE PHOENIX ART MUSEUM COLLECTION

By: Harithas, James

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Phoenix, Phoenix Art Museum: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39775

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


226 pages; Clean and tight in original cloth binding in very nice glossy pictorial dustjacket. Particularly notable is the French collection spanning three hundred years of artistic achievement, containing works of remarkable breadth and quality. This volume also deals with other European schools, Oriental Art and American Art. Included are a profusion of color and gravure b&w plates. View more info

Image for Zvi Hecker: The Responsibility of the Architect ARIEL - A Quarterly Review of the Arts and Sciences in Israel Number 36

Zvi Hecker: The Responsibility of the Architect ARIEL - A Quarterly Review of the Arts and Sciences in Israel Number 36

By: Hazleton, Lesley

Price: $5.94

Publisher: Jerusalem, Ministry of Foreign Affairs: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38454

Condition: Near Fine


20 pages; Clean and tight in original glossy pictorial wrappers. A twenty page article in this issue of Ariel, which also includes: The Bride and the Butterfly Hunter by Nissim Aloni; Six Poems by Dahlia Ravikovich; The Garden of Eden and Prehistory by Avraham Ronen; The Status of the Oriental Artist by Amnon Shiloah; New Directions in Design: The Bezalel Academy by Naomi Doudai; etc. ; 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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MOMA Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Ceremonies

By: Heckscher, August ; Dag Hammerskjold ; Rene D'Harnoncourt

Price: $14.94

Publisher: New York, Museum of Modern Art: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40178

Condition: Very Good


Museum of Modern Art Bulletin Vol. XXII, No. 1-2, Fall - Winter 1954; 36 pages; Contents clean and tight in original patterned wrappers. On front wrapper is the former owner's name in ink "Munsing" and a small stamp "American Library/ London" 36pp. with 35 bw photographs. Includes remarks by Dwight D. Eisenhower, August Heckscher, Dag Hammarskjold, Paul Sachs, Rene d'Harnoncourt, and others. Stefan P. Munsing [1915-1994] worked in New York City as a designer for Hans Knoll, Norman Bel Geddes and RCA. Munsing served in the Army in World War II, then as Chief of the Monum... View more info

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PETER HOWSON 30 October - 29 November 1998

By: Heller, Robert

Price: $19.94

Publisher: London, Flowers East: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39417

ISBN: 1873362935

Condition: Near Fine


24 pages; Clean and secure in stiff colour pictorial wrappers. Peter Howson OBE (b. 1958) is a Scottish painter and was the official war artist for the 1993 Bosnian Civil War (and official war painter at the Kosovo War for the London Times). "Peter Howson has established a formidable reputation as one of his generation's leading figurative painters. Many of his paintings derive inspiration from the streets of Glasgow, where he was brought up. He is renowned for his penetrating insight into the human condition, and his heroic portrayals of the mighty and meek. His art is described by Rob... View more info

Image for JURGEN WEBER - Bronzebildwerke des Bildhauers und Erzgiessers

JURGEN WEBER - Bronzebildwerke des Bildhauers und Erzgiessers

By: Henel, Franz ; Jurgen Weber

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Kassel, F. Lometsch: 1960

Seller ID: 40711

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


66 pages; Clean and tight in original binding in very nice dustjacket. 28 b&w photographic plates of Weber fascinating bronze scultures and bas-reliefs. Text in German. OCLC: 10384046; 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

Diverse Directions A Collector's Choice Selections from the Charles Craig Collection

By: Henning, Robert Jr.

Price: $11.94

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Museum of Art: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41963

ISBN: 0899510701

Condition: Very Good


88 pages; Clean and secure in original pictorial glossy wrappers; some creasing at lower right corner View more info

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30 Junge Deutsche Maler

By: Hentzen, Alfred

Price: $11.94

Publisher: Hannover, Kestner-Gesellschaft: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40101

Condition: Very Good


24 pages; Catalogue of an exhibition at Kestner-Gesellschaft in Hannover. Introductory text by Hentzen. Illustrated with 16 b&w reproductions. OCLC: 78909070 Artists represented include: Oskar Goller, Hann Trier, Karl Fred Dahmen, Wolfgang Frankenstein, Karl Otto Gotz, Otto Greis, Georg Meistermann, Gustav Deppe, Paul Wendt, Horst Skodlerrak, etc. View more info

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CABURET - Mars - Avril 1991

By: Hildebrand, Wera; Christian Caburet

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Paris, Artuel: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39411

Condition: Near Fine


12 pages; Clean and secure in original illustrated wrappers. Four colour plates, including one double page of the artist's works; three b&w reproductions, photo of the artist. View more info

Image for Oscar Wiggli - Eisenplastiken  Katalog der Ausstellung, 29. August bis 4. Oktober 1969, Gimpel und Hanover Galerie, Zürich

Oscar Wiggli - Eisenplastiken Katalog der Ausstellung, 29. August bis 4. Oktober 1969, Gimpel und Hanover Galerie, Zürich

By: Hofer, Paul

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Hanover, Gimpel & Hanover Galerie: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40099

Condition: Near Fine


16 pages; Clean and tight in original printed pink wrappers. Esaay by Paul Hofer "In der Werkstatt Oscar Wiggli." 10 b&w reproductions, including one double page, of Wiggli's sculptural works. List of works exhibited. OCLC: 78061865 Oscar Wiggli (1927 - ) is a Swiss composer and sculptor, who studied architecture at the Zurich University. In 1955 he began creating wrought iron sculptures. Oscar Wiggli’s contribution to iron sculpture is of international importance. This 1969 show was the first solo exhibition of his work. View more info

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HANS HOFMANN - Paintings on Paper From the 1940s

By: Hofmann, Hans

Price: $10.94

Publisher: New York, Andre Emmerich Gallery: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39896

Condition: Fine


Clean and tight in original red wrappers with white lettering. Black & white frontispiece photograph of the artist in studio and eight (8) brilliant colour full page plates printed on high quality glossy photographic stock. Hans Hofmann (1880 – 1966) was a German-born American abstract expressionist painter. Hofmann's art work is distinguished by a rigorous concern with pictorial structure, spatial illusion, and colour relationships. Many notable abstract expressionists studied with Hofmann in New York and Provincetown. View more info

Image for WANDER BERTONI  Museum des 20. Jahrunderts Wien III. Schweizergarten 11. November bis 8. Dezember 1964

WANDER BERTONI Museum des 20. Jahrunderts Wien III. Schweizergarten 11. November bis 8. Dezember 1964

By: Hofmann, Werner ; [Wander Bertoni]

Price: $24.94

Publisher: Wien, Museum des 20 Jahrunderts: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40098

Condition: Near Fine


50 pages; Clean and tight in original pictorial wrappers. OCLC: 840051457 Exhibition catalogue. Text in German by Werner Hofmann; photograph portrait of artist, 2 colour and 38 b&w reproductions of the artist's works, plus 3 small intext images. List of works and Bibliographie. Wander Bertoni (1925 - ) is an Austrian sculptor who was first brought to Austria in 1943 as a forced laborer. After World War II, he studied at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna with Fritz Wotruba. In 1946/7, along with Anton Lehmden, Josef Mikl and others, Bertoni founded the Art-Club, a Viennese organization... View more info

Image for Etched Portrait of Daniel Francois Esprit Auber from an engraving by Hedouin after the painting by Delaroche

Etched Portrait of Daniel Francois Esprit Auber from an engraving by Hedouin after the painting by Delaroche

By: Hollyer, S

Price: $24.94

Publisher: London, 1888

Seller ID: 41881

Condition: Very Good


Etching; 1 pages; Interesting 19th Century etching by S. Hollyer portraying Daniel Francois Esprit Auber from an engraving by Hedouin after the painting by Delaroche. Image measures 9" X 6" (14" x 11" matted). Clean sharp image, matted in white stock with clear mylar. Daniel François Esprit Auber (1782 – 1871) was a French composer. After several false starts, he composed the very successful La Bergère Châtelaine, an opera in three acts. This was the first in a long series of brilliant successes. In 1822 began his long association with librettist Eugène Scribe. View more info

Image for Festivals Of Japan Asahi Pentax Photography No.5

Festivals Of Japan Asahi Pentax Photography No.5

By: Honda, Yasuji ; & Hashiro Suzuki

Price: $34.94

Publisher: Tokyo, Asahi Optical Co Ltd.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39876

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


4 p.l., 347 & [1] pages; Publisher's white buckram, spine and front cover boldly lettered in gilt (Japanese and English letters). Fine, in a dust jacket which shows only minor short closed tears at the spine ends and corners. A brilliantly printed photo book, with fine plates in b/w and color. Text entirely in Japanese, except for the half title leaf, (recto and verso) just before the title page, and the dust jacket. There are bold red "chop" stamped signatures of a former owner on the front blank, otherwise unmarked, clean and tight. View more info

Image for Mestesuguri Artistice in Romania [Artistic Handicrafts in Romania]

Mestesuguri Artistice in Romania [Artistic Handicrafts in Romania]

By: Horsia, Olga ; Paul Petrescu

Price: $39.94

Publisher: Bucuresti, Uniunea Centrala a Cooperativelor Mestesugaresti: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39601

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


298 pages; Number in ink on copyright page, otherwise clean and tight in original rough woven cloth binding in good dustjacket with some edgewear and a couple closed tears (now in protective mylar cover). OCLC: 68247067 Photographs by Dan Er. Grigorescu; design by N. Nobilescu. Text in Romanian. This beautiful book examines the works and techniques of various artisans and craftsmen of Romania, generously illustrated with colour and black and white photographs of metalwork, pottery, embroidery, weavings, woodwork, leather work, etc. These artisans contribute to the preservation and devel... View more info

Image for THE BLANKET PAST AND PRESENT  An Exhibition of Contemporary and Historical Blankets

THE BLANKET PAST AND PRESENT An Exhibition of Contemporary and Historical Blankets

By: Houllahan, Roberta ; and Alice Marcoux ; (Co-Curators)

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Hera Educational Foundation: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40448

Condition: Fine


Clean and tight in original red printed wrappers ; 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

Image for THE CHARLES B. HOYT COLLECTION IN THE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS BOSTON:   Volume I. Chinese Art - Neolithic Period Through the T'Ang Dynasty and Sino-Siberian Bronzes

THE CHARLES B. HOYT COLLECTION IN THE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS BOSTON: Volume I. Chinese Art - Neolithic Period Through the T'Ang Dynasty and Sino-Siberian Bronzes

By: Hsien-Ch'I Tseng And Robert Paul Dart

Price: $159.94

Publisher: Boston, Museum of Fine Arts: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39469

ISBN: B00216RHSO

Condition: Very Good


Clean and tight in original beige linen binding with red leather spine label with gilt lettering in green paper covered board slipcase with printed paper label at spine, unevenly faded on one side. Volume 1 features 163 plates with descriptions of the items; many tipped in colour plates as well as black and white illustrations. Charles Bain Hoyt (1889-1949) was born in Kenosha, Wisconsin. He was the son of Col. James J. Hoyt, a Union Army officer of the Civil War and descendant of the theologian Jonathan Edwards. Hoyt traveled extensively in many parts of the world, particularly in the ... View more info

Image for Das Gespenstige in der japanischen Kunst (Bakemono)

Das Gespenstige in der japanischen Kunst (Bakemono)

By: Hummel, Siegbert

Price: $7.94

Publisher: Leipzig, Otto Harrassowitz: 1949

Seller ID: 37086

Condition: Very Good


45 pages; Publisher's printed wrappers. 9 pages of b/w halftone illustrations. Minor chippig at the spine ends, short closed tear to the top margin of the upper wrapper. A very good copy of the first edition of this important study of the supernatural in Japanese Art. This elusive original was published in East Germany as part of an academic series: [Forschungenn zur Völkerdynamic Zentral- und Ostasiens.; Heft 4]. The only location in OCLC is for a micrographic reprint done by the NY Public Library (see OCLC: 44442749). ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual p... View more info

Image for HUNDERTWASSER - Peintures Recentes  3 - 21 Mars, 1967

HUNDERTWASSER - Peintures Recentes 3 - 21 Mars, 1967

By: Hundertwasser, Friedensreich

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Paris, Gallerie Karl Flinker: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40096

Condition: Very Good+


Clean and tight in original black wrappers with red lettering. Illustrated with b&w photo of the artist and 47 fabulous colour reproductions of paintings. Hundertwasser's text in French, English and German. Complete list of works April 1964 to January 1967. OCLC: 14878529 View more info

Image for European Art Today: 35 Painters and Sculptors Edited with an introduction by Sam Hunter; Articles by Lawrence Alloway, Umbro Apollonio, Friedrich Bayl, Juan-Eduardo Cirlot, James Fitzsimmons

European Art Today: 35 Painters and Sculptors Edited with an introduction by Sam Hunter; Articles by Lawrence Alloway, Umbro Apollonio, Friedrich Bayl, Juan-Eduardo Cirlot, James Fitzsimmons

By: Hunter, Sam, Editor

Price: $24.94

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minneapolis Institute of Arts: 1959

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 40987

Condition: Very Good


88 pages; Publisher's glazed wrappers, vivid design in black, blue, white and purple; with original unprinted mylar dust jacket. Minor rubbing and edge wear, with some chips and breaks to the mylar dust jacket. A handsome and influential survey -- edited and published by Sam Hunter [1923-2014], then Acting Director of the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. This catalogue follows MOMA's 1955 survey: "The New Decade" and introduces work not widely known in America, such as the CoBra group. The artists, each with a small photograph and short biography at the end, were: Alechinsky, Jorn, Da... View more info