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Image for Note on Some Rare Portraits of Whistler: With Six Examples Hitherto Unpublished

Note on Some Rare Portraits of Whistler: With Six Examples Hitherto Unpublished

By: Gallatin, A. E.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York and London, John Lane: 1916

Edition: Limited Edition. First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9217

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


LIMITED EDITION ("One Hundred copies printed and the type distributed"). Initialed by the author on the limitation page. Quarter bound in publisher's green cloth over tan boards, title on paper label on spine, fore-edge deckle. Illustrated with six tissue-protected, full-page, half-tone plates. Albert Eugene Gallatin (1881-1952) wrote about, collected, exhibited, and created works of art. Called "one of the great figures in early 20th-century American cult... View more info

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Leonardo Da Vinci: Engineer and Architect

By: Galluzzi, Paulo (ed); Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Montreal, Canada, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts: 1987

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 13270

ISBN: 2891920848

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover, tan endpapers. Profusely illustrated with 437 illustrations, of which 23 are full-color plates. Printed entirely on glossy stock. Published on the occasion of the exhibition "Leonardo da Vinci: Engineer and Architect" presented at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts in collaboration with the Canadian Engineering Centennial Board. Includes: Preface by Paolo Galluzzi and Jean Guillaume; Introduction ... View more info

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THE PAINTINGS OF HANS HOLBEIN THE YOUNGER First Complete Edition

By: Ganz, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Phaidon Press: 1950

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 4502

Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover. Profusely illustrated with color and B&W plates, many full-page.. Spine torn, front hinge separated at title page, first several quires almost loose, all plates clean and bright. READING COPY ONLY. POOR.. Color & B&W Plates. 4to 11" - 13" tall. vi, 297 pp View more info

Image for Artemisia Gentileschi:The Image of the Female Hero in Italian Baroque Art

Artemisia Gentileschi:The Image of the Female Hero in Italian Baroque Art

By: Garrard, Mary D.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1989

Edition: Second Edition. Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 13703

ISBN: 0691002851

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Quarter bound in publisher's purple cloth over purple boards, gilt lettering on spine, purple endpapers. Profusely illustrated in Color and B&W. In addition to the detailed biography and analysis of her work, the volume includes a Preface, Introduction, The Letters of Artemisia Gentileschi, Testimony of the Rape Trial of 1612, Notes, Works Cited, and a detailed Index. Artemisia Gentileschi (1593 - c.1656) is widely regarded as the most important woman artist before th... View more info

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Rembrandt Paintings

By: Gerson, Horst

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Harrison House: 1978

Edition: Revised Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 26835

ISBN: 0517254204

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


Publisher's full ivory cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt lettering on cover, portrait of Rembrandt blind-stamped on cover. Profusely illustrated with 140 full color pages and over 500 B&W reproductions. Includes Notes, Catalogue, Concordances, Locations of Rembrandt Paintings, Index of Rembrandt Paintings, and General Index. This is the Revised Edition, which includes the addition of more than 50 color plates. An extremely large (11" x 14.5") and heavy (10 p... View more info

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Georges Rouault's Miserere

By: Getlein, Frank and Dorothy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, Bruce Publishing Company: 1963

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 23744

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Illustrated with 58 prints that express Rouault's interpretation of the existence and agony in Christ.. The unclipped dust jacket shows slight wear. Bright clean interior. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD+. . Prints. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 149 pp View more info

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CANALETTO AND HIS CONTEMPORARIES

By: Gioseffi, Decio

Price: $29.95

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford Limited: 1960

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 6036

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's full red-brown cloth, embossed lettering on spine and cover. 4to. 98, (2) pp. Illustrated with 57 tipped-in color reproductions. This is an unmarked copy. The volume shows only minor shelf-wear. The unclipped dust jacket, now in Mylar, is lightly chipped with slight loss and a small closed tear at the head of the spine, else fine. FINE/VERY GOOD.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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American Painting

By: Goddard, Donald; Robert Rosenblum (Intro)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Westport, Connecticut, Hugh Lauter Levin Associates: 1990

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 23756

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover, tan endpapers. Profusely illistrated with 305 Full-Color Plates. American Painting presents a virtual art exhibition between the covers of one volume, spanning the history of painting in the United States, from the Colonial era to the startling innovations of the present day. This collection is one that will delight everyone. Included are works by Gilbert Stuart, Winslow Homer, Edward Hopper, Mary Cassatt... View more info

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Michelangelo: The Complete Edition of his Paintings, Sculpture, and Architecture.

By: Goldscheider, Ludwig.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Greenwich, CT, Phaidon Publishers, Inc.: 1964

Edition: Fourth Edition. Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 23950

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's full oatmeal cloth, brown lettering on spine, brown empossed medallion (a reproduction of Michelangelo's stone-mason mark) on cover. Profusely illustrated with 400 Color and B&W reproductions. There are several fold-out plates, one of the entire Sistine Chapel ceiling. All of the color plates are tipped-in. All are excellent reproductions. All of Michaelangelo's works, aside from his drawings, are reproduced. This fourth edition incorporated new and impor... View more info

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A History of Art: For Classes, Art-Students and Tourists in Europe

By: Goodyear, William Henry

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, A.S. Barnes and Company: 1896

Edition: Thirteenth Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 22340

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Illustrations include Architecture, Sculpture, Painting, and History of Music.. Endpapers have tears near spine, tips show minor wear, interior and illustrations very bright. VERY GOOD.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 394 pp View more info

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THE VATICAN

By: Hebblethwaite, Peter; Hanno Helbling; Victor J. Willi; Peter Nichols; D. Redig de Campos; Raimondo Manzini

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Zurich, The Vendome Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 1242

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Publisher's full white cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover. Folio. 226 pp. Profusely illustrated with exquisite color photographs by Fred Mayer. This is an unmarked, unread copy. NEAR FINE/NEAR FINE. A large and heavy volume. . The volume shows only very slight shelf-wear and has a small, light stain on the bottom edge only, not affecting anything else, otherwise as new. The dust jacket is lightly chipped at the head and heel of the spine, else fine. . Color Photogr... View more info

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Drawings of the Masters: Japanese Drawings From the 17th through the 19th Century

By: Hillier J.R. (Text by)

Price: $32.00

Publisher: New York, Shorewood Publishers: 1965

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 19886

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Original slipcase is somewhat worn with some chipping. . B&W And Color Illustrations. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 139 pp View more info

Image for The Etchings of D. Y. Cameron

The Etchings of D. Y. Cameron

By: Hind, Arthur M.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, Halton and Truscott Smith: 1924

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 24646

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt lettering, borders and medallion, gilt, on cover; bevelled boards. vii (including tissue-protected frontispiece), 43 (including 5 plates), 95 tissue-protected plates, pp. The frontispiece and 16 of the 95 etchings reproduced after the text portion are tissue-protected photogravure plates engraved and printed by A. Alexander & Sons. Printed on fine stock. This is a large and heavy book - additional shipping ch... View more info

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Traditional Japanese Stencil Designs

By: Hornung, Clarence (ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1985

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 22158

ISBN: 0486247910

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Presents 276 exquisite Japanese stencil designs, inspired by natural themes and developed to ideographic perfection through the centuries. . Covers show edge wear and light scratches; otherwise, clean, unmarked and tight. . B&W Illustrations. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 119 pp View more info

Image for Henry James on Italy: Selections from Italian Hours

Henry James on Italy: Selections from Italian Hours

By: James, Henry Bennett

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1988

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 10642

ISBN: 1555842380

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Publisher's burgundy cloth, gilt lettering on spine, reversed gilt on cover, color illustration pasted on cover, burgundy decorated endpapers. Profusely illustrated with color illustrated plates and B&W illustrations, including color frontispiece. Includes Index. . Volume is very slightly soiled at bottom edge, gift inscription on half-title, else fine. The unclipped dust jacket has only minor shelf-wear, else fine. NEAR FINE/ NEAR FINE. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 22... View more info

History of Art

By: Janson, H. W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall, Inc: 1966

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 32

Condition: Very Good


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Image for THE STORY OF PAINTING: From Cave Painting to Modern Times

THE STORY OF PAINTING: From Cave Painting to Modern Times

By: Janson, H. W. and Dora Jane

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Harry N. Abrams: 1966

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 15889

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Publisher's full gray-green cloth with silver lettering on cover and spine. Profusely illustrated with b&w and color reproductions of paintings. . Top and bottom edges of book are very slightly sun-tanned, else pristine, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Dust jacket is lightly rubbed at the head of the spine. VERY GOOD+/ VERY GOOD+. . Color Plates . Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 164 pp View more info

Image for Rodin:  A Passion for Movement

Rodin: A Passion for Movement

By: Jarrasse, Dominique

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Editions Pierre Terrail / Easton Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 14776

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's full burgundy leather, spine in four compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt decoration in remaining compartments and on covers, color plate on cover, moire silk endpapers, silk bookmark bound in, a. e. g. . Former owner's printed bookplate on fep, else pristine, unmarked, tight, clean and bright. FINE. . Easton Press Glorious Art Series Series. B&W and Color Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 224 pp View more info

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Picasso Cubism 1907-1917

By: Josep Palau i Fabri

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NY, Rizzoli: 1990

Edition: First American Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 27149

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Publisher's full cream cloth, black lettering on spine, black endpapers, printed entirely on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with 1,584 illustrations, 378 in full-color. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, pristine condition; unread, unmarked, tight, square, and clean. The pictorial slipcase has some wear on its corners. AS NEW/AS NEW.. Color and B&W Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 529, (1) pp View more info

Dreamers of Decadence: Symbolist Painters of the 1890s

By: Jullian, Philippe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Praeger Publishers: 1975

Edition: First Paperback Edition. Third Printing

Seller ID: 25348

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's glossy wraps. Profusely illustrated with color and B&W photographs. There have been few movements in the history of Western art as strange as that of the Decadents of the last quarter of the 19th Century. While public attention was preoccupied with the Impressionists, many painters were reacting in a totally different...and more imaginative way...to the grim horrors of the new industrial society around them. The roots of the Decadents, as these artists came... View more info