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Picasso and Portraiture: Representation and Transformation

By: Rubin, William (Ed)

Price: $120.00

Publisher: NY, The Museum of Modern Art: 1996

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 27122

ISBN: 0810961601

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Inscribed by the editor on the half-title. Publisher's full royal blue cloth, silver lettering on spine, gray endpapers. Profusely illustrated with 757 photographs, drawings, and reproductions, 216 of which are in full-color (mostly full-page). Printed entirely on glossy stock. Published on the occasion of the exhibition "Picasso and Portraiture: Representation and Transformation" organized by William Rubin, Director Emeritus, Department of Painting and Sculpt... View more info

Eternal Egypt Masterworks of Ancient Art from the British Museum

By: Russmann, Edna

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 2001

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 16503

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Publisher's full navy cloth with silver lettering on spine. Profusely illustrated with color photographs of the works of the exhibit. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, unmarked condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. Color Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 288 pp View more info

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The Prints of Reginald Marsh: An Essay and Definitive Catalog of his Linoleum Cuts, Etchings, Engravings, and Lithographs.

By: Sasowsky, Norman; Lloyd Goodrich (intro)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Clarkson N. Potter: 1976

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 21966

ISBN: 0517524937

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


Publisher's full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine, brown endpapers. Profusely illustrated with all of the Marsh prints known to exist. This book is the definitive study and catalogue raisonne of Marsh's prints. Reginald Marsh (1898-1954) was an American painter, born in Paris, most notable for his depictions of life in New York City in the 1920s and 1930s. Crowded Coney Island beach scenes, popular entertainments such as vaudeville and burlesque, women, and jobless ... View more info

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THE WORLD OF GOYA 1746-1828

By: Schickel, Richard and the Editors of Time-Life Books

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Time Incorporated: 1968

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 3076

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Quarter bound in green cloth over grey boards, gilt lettering on spine, black lettering on front cover, decorated endpapers, grey slipcase. Illustrated with numerous color and B&W reproductions. The typeface employed in this book is called Janson, after Anton Janson, the Dutch typefounder who popularized it in Leipzig in the late 17th Century. The face was first cut, however, by Nicholas Kis, a Hungarian working in Amsterdam in the 1680s. The typeface employed in this b... View more info

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PIRANESI

By: Scott, Jonathan

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Acadamy Editions: 1975

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 7215

ISBN: 0856700509

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's full brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine, red endpapers. Large 4to. 336 pp. Illustrated with 361 reproductions of Piranesi's works, including over 250 of his etchings. This is an unmarked copy, tight, square and clean. The price-clipped dust jacket is moderately sunned and chipped with slight loss at the heel of the spine, else near fine. FINE/VERY GOOD.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Image for The Indignant Eye The Artist as Social Critic in Prints and Drawings From the Fifteenth Century to Picasso

The Indignant Eye The Artist as Social Critic in Prints and Drawings From the Fifteenth Century to Picasso

By: Shikes, Ralph E. and Paula Harper

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Press: 1976

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22191

ISBN: 0807066710

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Cover shows shelf-wear with some chipping on spine, creasing and light scratches. Otherwise, this copy is clean, unmarked and tight. . B&W Illustrations. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xxviii, 439 pp View more info

Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien: The Picture Gallery

By: Siepel, Wilfried (ed)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Wien, Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien: 1996

Edition: First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 24522

ISBN: 3900325502

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's full black cloth. Profusely illustrated entirely in color. In English.. The volume is in almost perfect condition, with only slight signs of wear on the boards, it is unmarked, tight, square and clean. The dust jacket, now in Mylar, has one small closed tear along the front hinge. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. . Color Plates. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 247 pp View more info

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Currier and Ives' America: A Panorama of the Mid-Nineteenth Century Scene

By: Simkin, Colin (Editor)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1952

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 23377

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A brief description of the invention of lithography followed by beautifully colored bright plates of the American Homestead in the seasons spring, summer, autumn and winter. The prints are beautifully colored and very bright. . Slight wear to edges, beige boards, blue lettering on cover. Endpapers a bit faded but book interior is near fine. VERY GOOD. . 80 full colored prints. Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall. 173 pp View more info

Image for 500 Years of Art and Illustration: from Albrecht Dürer to Rockwell Kent

500 Years of Art and Illustration: from Albrecht Dürer to Rockwell Kent

By: Simon, Howard

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Cleveland, The World Publishing Company: 1942

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 4151

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING. Hardcover without dust jacket. xvii, (iii), 476 pp. Bound in publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on red labels on spine and cover. Profusely illustrated with very high quality reproductions, many full-page. The spine is moderately faded, there is a former owner's printed art deco bookplate on the fep, else fine. All text and illustrations are bright and clean. NEAR FINE.. B&W Illustrations. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. xvi... View more info

Himalayan Art Wall-Painting and Sculpture in Ladakh, Lahaul and Spiti, the Siwalik Ranges, Nepal ,Sikkim, and Bhutan

By: Singh, Madanjeet

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticut, New York Graphic Society: 1968

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 17716

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Publisher's full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover. Profusely illustrated with full-page full-color engravings. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, unmarked condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. The Unesco World Art Series Series. Color Illustrations. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 295 pp View more info

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Dutch Painting

By: Sip, Dr. Jaromir (Introduction and Catalogue)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Spring Books: 1961

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 15368

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's full gray cloth, brown lettering on spine, brown geometric shapes on cover, printed endpapers. Illustrated with 60 tissue-protected, tipped-in color plates from the Prague National Gallery Collection, printed on glossy stock; each with text on the facing page.. Edges of book near the spine are very slightly sunned, else pristine, unmarked, tight, square and clean. The dust jacket is shelf-worn along the edges and has slight creasing at the bottom edge of th... View more info

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The Busch-Reisinger Museum Harvard University

By: Slive, Seymour (preface by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Abbeville Press: 1980

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 20334

ISBN: 0896591387

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. Profusely illustrated.. Cover is lightly sunned and worn, corners bumped, else fine. VERY GOOD. . Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 151 pp View more info

Image for Japan: A History in Art

Japan: A History in Art

By: Smith, Bradley

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1964

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 21796

Condition: Fine in Good dust jacket


Introduction to the History of Japan by Marius B. Jansen. Introduction to the Art of Japan by Nagatake Asano. . Unclipped dust jacket, now in Mylar, shows light wear and is missing a piece from the bottom front cover. Otherwise, this copy is clean, unmarked, square & tight. . Color Illustrations. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 295 pp View more info

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Mexico: A History in Art

By: Smith, Bradley

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company / A Gemini-Smith Book: 1968

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 26849

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's full decorated cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt snake medallion embossed on cover, illustrated endpapers. Illustrated with 270 magnificent full-color plates photographed by Bradley Smith. . The volume is lightly worn and slightly musty, but all illustrations and text clean and bright. The unclipped dust jacket is moderately worn at the head and heel, else near fine. A large, heavy book - additional shipping charges may apply. VERY GOOD/VERY GOOD. . 4... View more info

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China: A History in Art

By: Smith, Bradley; Weng, Wan-go

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company: N.D.

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 23359

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's full yellow cloth, red lettering on spine, red design on front cover, illustrated endpapers. Profusely illustrated with color photographs. . Top edge of boards slightly foxed, else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. . Color Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 296 pp View more info

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Matthew Smith: Fifty Two Colour Plates

By: Smith, Matthew

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, George Allen and Unwin Ltd.: 1962

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 24630

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Publisher's full red linen boards, with robin's egg blue lettering on spine and cover. Illustrated with 52 full-color plates of works by Matthew Smith. Sir Matthew Smith, CBE (1879-1959) was a British painter of nudes, still-life and landscape. He studied design at the Manchester School of Art and art at the Slade School of Art. Smith studied under Henri Matisse in Paris and acquired an interest in Fauvism. During World War I, he was wounded at the Battle of Passchenda... View more info

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Romantic Painting in America

By: Soby, James Thrall; Dorothy C. Miller

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, The Museum of Modern Art: 1943

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 1969

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Limited to 7500 copies. Library's full red cloth (rebound by the Dartmouth College Art Library). gilt lettering on spine. 4to. (iv), 144, (2) pp. Illustrated with two color and 124 B&W plates. Ex-Library with the usual markings. This is the catalog of a 1943 exhibition entitled "Romantic Painting in America," at The Museum of Modern Art in New York. Preface by Alfred Barr, Jr. Includes biographies of the Artists, as well as a complete catalog of the works i... View more info

Image for Giovanni Battista Piranesi: Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library

Giovanni Battista Piranesi: Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library

By: Stampfle, Felice

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1978

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 17826

ISBN: 0486237141

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps, black lettering on spine and cover. Profusely illustrated with B&W engravings. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. AS NEW.. B&W Illustrations. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. xxxv, 121 pp View more info

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Monet

By: Taillandier, Yvon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Crown Publishers: N.D.

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 16006

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Bound in publisher's full red cloth, gilt (white) lettering on spine and cover. Lavishly illustrated with 51 plates in full-color and 27 in B&W. Two of the color plates are tipped-in by hand. Includes Bibliography and Index of Illustrations. Translated from the French by A. P. H. Hamilton. Few are better qualified to discuss the highlights of Claude Monet's career than Yvon Taillandier, author of Cezanne; The Origins of Modern Painting and The Eye's Voyage: An Introducti... View more info

John Bewick: Engraver on Wood, 1760-1795: An Apprciation of his Life together with a Catalogue of his Illustrations and Design

By: Tattersfield, Nigel

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, The British Library and Oak Knoll Press: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 26007

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on black label on spine. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of wood block prints by John Bewick, as well a complete catalogue of his illustrations from 1760-1795. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, unmarked condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. Wood block prints. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 256 pp View more info