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Image for Later Chinese Painting and Calligraphy, 1800 to 1950 (3 vol set)

Later Chinese Painting and Calligraphy, 1800 to 1950 (3 vol set)

By: Ellsworth, Robert Hatfield

Price: $500.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19200

ISBN: 0394554639

Condition: Fine


Folio (36 cm), pp. 399, 369, and 281. Three volumes in illustrated brown cloth clamshell box. Blue, green and orange cloth boards, all edges gilt. Richly illustrated. Volume one features text, and includes artist biographies, bibliography and index. Volume two features paintings, and volume 3 calligraphy. The author was a renowned dealer in Asian art, and much of the illustrations featured in these volumes are from his private collection. Books and box all in fine condition, a very handsome set. First Edition. View more info

Western Apache Material Culture The Goodwin and Guenther Collections

By: Ferg, Alan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Arizona Press: 1987

Seller ID: 227

ISBN: 0816510288

Condition: Very good


Quarto (27.5cm), pp. 205. Black, white and color photos. View more info

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The John James Audubon Portfolio A Selection of the Original Drawings and Watercolors Used in the Making of Birds of America Accompanied by a Choice of Audubon's Writings

By: Forkner, Ben (ed) and John James Audubon

Price: $475.00

Publisher: Edition de la Main Fleurie: 2004

Seller ID: 23819

ISBN: 2960049306

Condition: Fine


Numbered edition (979/2,500). Folio (37 cm). Olive linen clamshell box, burgundy-stamped titling. Contains loose pages in two volumes: xxxix, [1], 202, [6]; [48]. Printed on heavy "Main Fleurie" paper with deckle edge. First folder contains text from Audubon on My Style of Drawing Birds, Correspondence and Illustrations (including letters to the artist's wife Lucy and to his friend, the naturalist John Bachman), and 48 full-page, color illustrations; second folder contains another 48 color prints. View more info

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The World of Márquez

By: García Márquez, Gabriel and Hannes Wallrafen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Ryan Publishing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19261

ISBN: 1870805321

Condition: Very good


Quarto (26 cm), unpaginated. Purple boards with white titling, pictorial jacket. Boards are slightly warped, else fine. Márquez's fictional world of Macondo explored photographically, accompanied by text from his novels. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

George Tooker

By: Garver, Thomas H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1985

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 11549

Condition: Very good


Quarto (26.5 x 25.5cm), pp. 144. Gray boards with red quarter cloth binding and light green lettering on spine. Full color and black & white photographs throughout. Dust jacket has some rubbing, edge wear. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Joy of My Eye: The Santa Ynez Valley

By: Gerber, Dan

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Santa Ynez, Dan Gerber: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18105

Condition: Near fine


Oblong octavo (22 cm), unpaginated. Black boards with silver titling, pictorial jacket. No text, illustrated throughout with color photos taken of the countryside around Gerber's home. Jacket has light edge wear, boards are bumped at head and tail of spine. Gerber recalls he printed one or two dozen of these photobooks to give to friends. The title comes from a poem he wrote called, "On My Seventieth Birthday," which was published in his collection Sailing through Cassiopeia. The title phrase reads: "Oak tree, / Joy of my eye / that reaches in so many directions - / are the birds t... View more info

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Novgorod the Great

By: Gordienko, E.A.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Moscow, Interbook Business: 2005

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 3237

ISBN: 5891641542

Condition: Very good


Folio (33 cm), pp. 241. Pictorial boards.Text in English, photographs by Vadim Gippenreiter. Slipcase missing. Lushly illustrated book about the largest center of history, culture, trade and crafts of ancient Russia. First Edition. View more info

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Montana's Flathead and Glacier National Park: The Montana Series, Edition Two

By: Graetz, Rick and Susie

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Helena, MT, Northern Rockies Publishing: 2007

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 18969

ISBN: 1891152289

Condition: Near fine


Quarto (28.5 cm), pp. 104. Signed by both authors/photographers on title page. Black boards, brown pictorial jacket with image of a child fishing. Fully illustrated with full-color photographs. Contributing photographers also include Erwin and Peggy Bauer, Douglass Dye, Chuck Haney, Michael Javorka and John Lambing. Light bumping to corners and jacket. Dust jacket present. View more info

Through an Artist's Eye

By: Grebu, Devis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli International: 1988

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 11173

ISBN: 0847809986

Condition: Very good


Folio (31cm), pp. 144. Green boards with black lettering on spine and stars stamped on front board. Spine slightly cocked, small closed tear on back of dust jacket at bottom edge. Rear board corner bumped. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Mainstream Art

By: Grieger, Scott

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Scott Grieger: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21871

Condition: Near fine


Quarto (28.5cm), pp. [8]. A set of eight loose, black and white prints in a brown portfolio with black titling. Includes photographic and collage work with titles including "Bovine Esthetic," "Richard Serra/Stew," "Robert Morris Machine Gun Nest" and the title piece. Folio has a little creasing and edge wear, prints are fine. Grieger says that early in his career, he self-published a few of these folios. "The strategy was: being an unknown artist I figured I could get around the constraints of that position by sending my artwork directly to people I wanted to see ... View more info

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Macbeth Sketches and Studies Notebook

By: Hoffman, Everett C.

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 22034

Condition: Very good


Wide quarto (23 x 30 cm), pp. [34]. Spiralbound sketchbook, brown covers with paste-down collage of color and black and white images on front. Cover is signed and dated "2/20/82." Seventeen original drawings, paintings and collage (pen and ink, watercolors, markers, colored paper, etc.) dated from February 13 to 20,1982, depicting the artist's response to a production of Shakespeare's great tragedy. Each piece depicts a specific scene, often with lines from the play included. Poem titled "Macbeth (After seeing Nicol Williamson's production at the Circle in the Square, matinee, Febr... View more info

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The English Cathedral in the Nineteenth Century

By: Hope, A.J.B. Beresford

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1861

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23367

Condition: Good


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 281. Half leather, with elaborately marbled boards, endpapers and foreedge. Illustrations throughout, with one tipped-in plate. Boards are well-worn and scuffed, with closed tear at top of spine, 1903 inscription on first blank leaf. First Edition. View more info

Renoir Exhibition Catalog

By: House, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N Abrams: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5894

ISBN: 0810915758

Condition: Near fine


Quarto (28 cm), pp. 324. Red cloth, gilt titling, pictorial jacket. 350 illustrations, 140 in full color. Belonged to Montana artist Freeman Butts, and his bookplate is on the inside of the front cover. Jacket and boards with just the slightest edge wear. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Laundry for Strangers: A Personal Memoir of Creativity, Sexuality & Fury

By: Hud, Jacqueline Rieder

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Venice, CA, Veronica Lane Books: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 15706

ISBN: 0991008383

Condition: Fine


Quarto (23 x 30.5 cm), pp. 319. Signed by author on title page. Pictorial boards and endpapers, no jacket as issued. Richly illustrated with Hud's impressionistic paintings, documenting the interplay between Jungian psychology and the breakdown that landed her in jail. "I have authority problems," she says. Wild and domestic animals and landscapes play heavily in Hud's work, which has been shown nationally and in Europe. First Edition. View more info

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Felipe Ehrenberg: A Neologist's Art & Archive

By: Kam, D. Vanessa

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Stanford, CA, Stanford Univeristy Libraries: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26797

ISBN: 091122128X

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (22 cm), pp. 28. Black and orange staple-bound wraps. Exhibition catalog. Ilustrated throughout with color and black and white images of Ehrenberg's works, essay by Kam. Very slight reading wear, else fine. "The Stanford University Libraries, Department of Special Collections, held an exhibition entitled Felipe Ehrenberg: A Neologist’s Art and Archive from November 19, 2003 through March 15, 2004 in the Peterson Gallery of Green Library. This exhibition celebrated the work of Ehrenberg (b. 1943, Mexico City), best known as a pioneer of experimental and conceptual art. The display ... View more info

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Japanese Pottery: The Rising Generation from Traditional Japanese Kilns

By: Koyama, Naomi

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tokyo, The JapanFoundation: 1999

Seller ID: 17364

Condition: Very good


Quarto (30 cm), pp. 23. Pamphlet, color photos of ceramics throughout. Very slight edge wear. View more info

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ILLUSTRATED SUMMARY CATALOGUE OF DRAWINGS, WATERCOLOURS AND MINIATURES

By: Le Harivel, Adrian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dublin, National Gallery Of Ireland: 1984

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 2621

ISBN: 0903162105

Condition: Very good


Octavo (24 cm), pp. 846. Brown cloth with gilt titling. Includes index, profusely illustrated. Jacket and boards have moderate edge wear, small closed tear at head of spine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for The Tres Riches Hueres of Jean, Duke of Berry

The Tres Riches Hueres of Jean, Duke of Berry

By: Longon,Jean, Raymond Cazelles and Millard Meiss

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, George Brazillier: 1989

Seller ID: 14346

ISBN: 080761596X

Condition: Fine


Quarto (29 cm), pp. 224. Later printing. Red cloth with gilt titling, pictorial jacket. Includes 139 color plates, gold ribbon sewn in, commentaries on each plate. Jacket has slight edge wear. Dust jacket present. View more info

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Frederic Remington: Artist of the Old West

By: McCracken, Harold

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23378

Condition: Near fine


Folio (31 cm), pp. 157. Black cloth boards with red and gilt spine text and decorations, Remington's facsimile signature on front board. Black pictorial dust jacket. Includes 48 plates of color paintings, drawings and sculptures, plus numerous drawings throughout. Slight rubbing to boards, jacket with heavy tearing and creasing, the worst being a 3-inch tear on the fold of the back flap. Includes 32 pages of a bibliographic checklist of "Remingtoniana." Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Mexico Splendors of Thirty Centuries

By: Metropolitan Museum of Art

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1990

Seller ID: 10689

ISBN: 0870995960

Condition: Very good


Quarto (29.5cm), pp. 712 with index. First American edition. Pictorial wraps. Cover has moderate wear and is creased at bottom corner, beginning to tear along crease. Oversize book will require additional postage. View more info