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THE SUN KING: Louis XIV at Versailles

By: Mitford, Nancy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row: 1966

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 12685

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Profusely illustrated in both B&W and color. . Rubbed and worn, else near fine. VERY GOOD. . Trade PB. B&W & color illustrations. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 255 pp View more info

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Pablo Picasso: Meeting in Montreal

By: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Montreal, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts: 1985

Edition: First Trade Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 27121

ISBN: 2891920589

Condition: As New in Fine dust jacket


Publisher's full gray cloth, black lettering on spine and cover, gray endpapers. Generously illustrated with 81 exquisite full-color reproductions and numerous B&W photographs and illustrations. Published in conjunction with the exhibition "Pablo Picasso: Meeting in Montreal" held at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts in 1985, this book reproduces 81 works by Picasso from his wife Jacqueline's personal collection. Each work is commented on by Pierre Theberge and ... View more info

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Art of the Far East

By: Munsterberg, Hugo (Text by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1968

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 22049

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Includes 237 plates, 122 in full color, a map, and chronological table. Decorative endpapers. . Unclipped dust jacket shows light wear along edges, chipping at corners and a few small scratches; otherwise, this copy is clean, unmarked, square & tight. FINE/VERY GOOD+.. Panorama of World Art Series. B&W and Color Photographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 264 pp View more info

VENETIAN PAINTING IN THE XVIII CENTURY

By: Muraro, Michelangelo

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Milan, Officine Grafiche Ricordi: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4656

Condition: Fine+ with no dust jacket


FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING. Hardcover without dust jacket. Publisher's full printed cloth. Yellow endpapers. Illustrated with 12 full-page, full-color reproductions printed on cloth and each with its own frame. Translated from the Italian by Graham Snell. This is an unmarked copy in virtually perfect condition. All of the plates are bright and clean. FINE+. The reproductions include works by G. B. Piazzetta; G. B. Tiepolo; Rosalba Carriera; Pietro Longhi; Antonio C... View more info

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Masterworks of Chinese Porcelain in the National Palace Museum (Supplement)

By: National Palace Museum; Chiang Fu-tsung (Preface)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Taipei, National Palace Museum: 1973

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 26830

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover, orange endpapers. Illustrated with 50 full-page, full-color plates. Text in English, Chinese, and Japanese. The first volume in this series was published in 1969. For this volume 2, the Museum selected 50 items from the Yuan, Ming, and Ch'ing dynasties; and care was taken to avoid duplicating those items described in the first volume. . Both the volume and the clear mylar dust jacket are in perfect, prist... View more info

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Masterworks of Chinese Jade in the National Palace Museum (Supplement)

By: National Palace Museum; Chiang Fu-tsung (Preface)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Taipei, National Palace Museum: 1973

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 26832

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover, orange endpapers. Illustrated with 50 magnificent, full-page, full-color plates. Text in English, Chinese, and Japanese. Printed on glossy stock. The first volume in this series was published in 1969. For this volume 2, the Museum selected 50 items from the Chou, Western Chou, Shang, Han, Warring States, Sung, Yuan, Ming, and Ch'ing periods (some as early as 1766 BC); and care was taken to avoid duplicati... View more info

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Masterpieces of Primitive Art: The Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection

By: Newton, Douglas; Andre Malraux (foreword), Nelson A. Rockefeller (intro)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1978

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 27116

ISBN: 0394500571

Condition: As New in Near Fine dust jacket


Publisher's full maroon cloth, gilt lettering on spine, blind-stamped symbols on cover, brown printed endpapers, printed entirely on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with 254 full-color photographs made specially for this book by Lee Boltin. . This volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, unread, tight, square and clean. The price-clipped dust jacket is otherwise in perfect condition. A magnificent volume. AS NEW/NEAR FINE. . Color Photographs. 4to 11&... View more info

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Etruscan Painting

By: Pallottino, Massimo

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Lausanne, SKIRA: 1952

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 7264

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's full green cloth, embossed red lettering on spone and cover. . Small dried waterstain on bottom edge near spine, not affecting text or plates, former owner's printed bookplate and name on fep, color plate neatly pasted on ffep, else fine. VERY GOOD. . The Great Centuries of Painting Series. Color Illustrations. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 140 pp View more info

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CANALETTO E GUARDI: CATALOGO DELLA MOSTRA DEI DISEGNI

By: Parker, K. T.; J. Byam Shaw; Giuseppe Fiocco

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Venice, Neri Pozza Editore: 1962

Edition: Stated First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 6037

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Publisher's full lime green paper boards, gray lettering on spine and cover. Illustrated with B&W illustrated plates. . Front cover slightly warped, endpapers foxed, former bookseller's stickers on rep, pages lightly toned, else fine. The unclipped dust jacket is very lighty chipped at the head of the spine, else fine. NEAR FINE/NEAR FINE. IN ITALIAN.. B&W Illustrations. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 86, (2), 110, (4) pp View more info

Etchers and Etching: Chapters in the History of the Art Together with Technical Explanations of Modern Artistic Methods

By: Pennell, Joseph

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Company: 1936

Edition: Fourth Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 12899

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Illustrated with 55 full-page reproductions of etchings. This is a study of the work of the great etchers and of the technical processes involved in creating an etching. Joseph Pennell (1857–1926) was a prominent 19th century artist and illustrator who worked in etchings as well as in other media. His illustrations were published in periodicals such as Century and others. He and his wife Elizabeth (who wrote the introduction to this posthumous edition) published travel... View more info

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PIRANESI

By: Penny, Nicholas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Books: 1988

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 17874

ISBN: 1870630505

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine. 4to. 96 pp. Illustrated with over 100 reproductions of Piranesi's etchings, tight, clean and square.. Head of spine very lightly bumped. Clipped dust jacket shows some wear at edges and marks in hinge. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. . Etching. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 96 pp View more info

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The Age of Rococo

By: Pignatti, Terisio

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Paul Hamlyn: 1969

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 15692

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Publisher's full light blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Profusely illustrated with color photographs. . Covers and spine are very slightly tanned at the top edge, else pristine, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Dust jacket is delaminating slightly at the lower edge of the front cover and the upper tip of the rear cover and has a faint crease near the bottom edge of the front cover. NEAR FINE/ VERY GOOD+. . Color Photographs. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 1... View more info

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Treasures of The Hermitage

By: Piotrovsky, Boris (ed)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY and Leningrad, Portland House / Aurora Art Publishers: 1990

Edition: First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 19047

ISBN: 0517027259

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's full black cloth. gilt lettering on spine, gray endpapers. Profusely illustrated with over 250 exquisite full-color reproductions. This is a large and heavy book - additional shipping may apply. . The volume is in excellent condition, with only the slightest wear at the tips, else as new. The unclipped dust jacket, now in Mylar, is lightly worn along the edges only. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. . Color Plates. Folio 13" - 23" tall. 392 pp View more info

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Paintings from the Collection of Walter P. Chrysler, Jr.

By: Portland Art Museum

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, Portland Art Association: 1956

Edition: Second Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 27327

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's illustrated card wraps. Profusely illustrated with 10 full-page color plates and 101 B&W plates, most full-page. Published in conjunction with an exhibition organized in 1956 by the Portland Art Museum. Includes Preface by Thomas C. Colt, Jr.; Statement by the Collector; a complete Catalogue by Bertina S. Manning, and an Index of the Artists. . Color and B&W Reproductions. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 145 pp View more info

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The Louvre

By: Quoniam, Pierre

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Paris, des Musees Nationaux: 1985

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 9105

ISBN: 2711800407

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy pictorial wraps, profusely illustrated with color and B&W photographs and illustrations. . Only very slight shelf-wear, else fine. VERY GOOD+.. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 95 pp View more info

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The Unkown Leonardo

By: Reti, Ladislao (Editor)

Price: $72.00

Publisher: New York, Abradale Press & Harry Abrams, Inc.: 1990

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 22284

ISBN: 0810981017

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Red boards with gilt lettering on spine. Profusely illustrated with 865 illustrations, 85 in full color. This book includes writings on Da Vinci's involvement in art, science and the technology of the Italian Renaissance.. The volume is unmarked, tight, square, and clean. Slight tear on inside flap of the dust jacket and slight wear to rear panel of the dust jacket, else fine. FINE/NEAR FINE.. B&W and Color Illustrations. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 319 pp View more info

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Art Treasures of the World: Gauguin

By: Rewald, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1954

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 19117

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Portfolio of 16 full-color prints. . VERY GOOD.. Art Treasures of the World Series. Color Plates. Folio 13" - 23" tall. Unpaginated pp View more info

Image for The Age of Art Nouveau European and American Arts in 1900

The Age of Art Nouveau European and American Arts in 1900

By: Rheims, Maurice

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson: 1970

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 24621

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Dust jacket has light wear.. Very clean and bright interioir...VG+/VG- . Color Plates and Monochromatic plates. 450 pp View more info

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Art in the Western World

By: Robb, David M., Ph.D.; J. J. Garrison, M.A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1953

Edition: Third Edition. 1

Seller ID: 11886

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xxi, (i), 1050 pp View more info

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The Classical Tradition in Western Art

By: Rowland, Benjamin Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 9043

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Quarter bound in publisher's brown cloth over beige boards, gilt lettering on spine, gilt medallion on cover. Generously illustrated with B&W photographs. . Former owner's printed bookplate on fep and small label on ffep, small spot on cover, else as new. VERY GOOD+.. B&W Photographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (xx), 379, (141) pp View more info