A HERITAGE OF AMERICAN PAINTINGS FROM THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART

By: Williams, William James

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FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING. Hardcover with unclipped ($30.00) dust jacket. 4to. 256 pp. Bound in publisher's full padded red leather, gilt lettering, borders and decoration on spine, gilt borders and lettering on cover. Gold endpapers. Illustrated with hundreds of reproductions, 64 pages of which are in full color. Profusely illustrated throughout with reproductions of paintings from the National Gallery of Art collection, including 64 pages in full color. This is a new, unopened copy, which shows only the slightest shelf-wear. AS NEW/FINE+. An excellent copy of a book that graphically captures the feeling of touring room to room through Washington's magnificent National Gallery of Art. With the Gallery's American painting collection as his lecture hall, author William James Williams, curator and lecturer, leads the reader through fourteen interconnected 'rooms' to be enjoyed briefly or lingered in for serious study. . Color and B&W photographs. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 256 pp

Title: A HERITAGE OF AMERICAN PAINTINGS FROM THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART

Author Name: Williams, William James

Categories: Art, Antiques & Photography, US Art,

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Publisher: Maplewood, NJ, Hammond Incorporated: 1981

ISBN Number: 0843710713

ISBN Number 13: 9780843710717

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: As New in Fine+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 3864

Keywords: Art; Art History American Art American Painting