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The Berthouville Silver Treasure and Roman Luxury

By: Lapatin, Kenneth, ed.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, J. Paul Getty Museum: 2014

Seller ID: 28673

ISBN: 1606064207

Condition: Fine


Quarto (28.5 cm), pp. 190. Black cloth boards with silver titling. Grey pictorial jacket. Illustrated end papers. Lavishly illustrated throughout. Includes contributions by Mathilde Avisseau-Broustet, Cécile Colonna, Isabelle Fouduet, Gaëlle Gautier, Susan Lansing Maish, Ruth Leader-Newby and Eduardo Sánchez. Discovered in 1830, near the village of Berthouville, Normandy when a farmer's plow struck an ancient tile, below which were about 90 silver objects dating to the height of the Roman empire. This book features the Getty exhibition "Ancient Luxury and the Roman Silver Treasure from ... 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

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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

Masaniello, The Fisherman of Naples (water color)

By: Marinelli, V.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Gebbie & Husson Co.: 1893

Seller ID: 27705

Condition: Very good


23.5 x 16 cm. Color frontispiece. One of 1000 copies published of the Aquarelle Edition of The Library of Choice Literature and Encyclopidia of Universal Authorship, the 10-volume set was edited by Ainsworth R. Spofford and Charles Gibbon. "The photogravure illustrations form a gallery of art exclusively devoted to the representation of literature, such as has never been seen till now; and these pictures, by the best artists of all nations, conclusively prove the importance of the editors' selections from literature, because the paintings were made for the text, not the text for the painti... 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

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Concepts and Practice of Architectural Daylighting

By: Moore, Fuller

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18306

ISBN: 0442264399

Condition: Very good


Quarto (28 cm), pp. 289. Black boards, gilt titling, pictorial jacket. Stamp on free front endpaper, jacket and boards with light edge wear. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Your Friend, C.M. Russell: The C.M. Russell Museum Collection of Illustrated Letters

By: Morand, Anne

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Great Falls, MT, C.M. Russell Museum: 2008

Seller ID: 26627

ISBN: 0974270210

Condition: Near fine


First paperback edition. Folio (30.5 x 30.5 cm), pp. 130. Tan illustrated wraps with black titling. Lavishly illustrated in full-color. Full-size reproductions of all of the illustrated letters, notes and greetings painted and written by Russell, now in the museum's permanent collection. Includes short biographical sketches and photos of many of the recipients, transcriptions of the letters, credits and index. A fascinating glimspe into the personal life, thoughts and humor of one of the West's greatest artists. Light rubbing to wraps, else fine. View more info

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Robert W. "Bob" Meyers: Artist of the South Fork

By: Moreland, Marylee and Gary Temple

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Billings, MT, Marylee Moreland and Gary Temple: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 24025

ISBN: 0964335239

Condition: Near fine


Signed by both authors with inscription, "Welcome to the world of the [circle] M! Our best to you." Oblong octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 86. Black boards, pictorial jacket and pastedowns. Includes frontispiece photo of Meyers, and examples of his work in oil, watercolor, gouache, acrylic, and pen and ink. Very slight wear to extremities. Moreland and Temple are experts on Wyoming artist Hans Kleiber, and together own the Meadowlark Gallery in Billings, Montana. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Plateau Light

By: Muench, David [James Lawrence]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, Graphic Arts Center Publishing: 1998

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 26219

ISBN: 1558684166

Condition: Near fine


Folio (34.5 cm), pp. [144]. Signed by author on title page. Unstated edition. Black boards with gilt spine text. Black endpapers.116 full-color plates of photography featuring the Redrock region of Colorado, Utah, New Mexico and Arizona, and an essay, "Journey to a Sacred Place," by James Lawrence. Slight bumping to corners and smudging/rubbing to jacket, else fine. Dust jacket present. View more info

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The Light of Spring

By: Murphy, Tom

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Livingston, Montana, Crystal Creek Press: 2004

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 14627

ISBN: 0966861914

Condition: Fine


Folio (31 cm), unpaginated. Signed by author on title page. Black cloth boards with stamped image and text. Lavishly illustrated with full-color photographs. Jacket shows light edge-wear and yellowing around spine and top. The first book in the four-part "Seasons of Yellowstone" by perhaps the most-renowned photographer of Yellowstone National Park. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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100 Mt. Fuji

By: Ohyama, Yukio

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hiroshi Yasumura: 1995

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 4074

ISBN: 4878932309

Condition: Very good


Quarto (25.5 cm), pp. 180. Photography by Yukio Ohyama of Mt. Fuji and other Japanese scenery. Dust jacket (with light sun damage in back, rub marks on front) over blue cloth boards. Wrapper strap on top of jacket has been ripped and repaired with acid-free tape. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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California Glaciers

By: Palmer, Tim

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Heyday Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 20896

ISBN: 1597141747

Condition: Very good


Signed by author on title page. Octavo (20 cm), pp. 126. White cloth with pictorial jacket. Letter from author to Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard (with thanks for helping to fund this book) laid in. Jacket has a scratch and light edge wear, boards bumped at corners. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Voice of the Curlew: J.K. Ralston's Story of His Life

By: Popovich, John A.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: J.K. Ralston Studio: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24917

Condition: Fine


Oblong folio (24 x 31.5 cm), pp. 271 plus 24 plates of black and white and color artwork. One of 1000 copies. Brown faux leather boards with gilt spine text. White and brown jacket with illustration, "A Steer Outfit." Numerous black and white photographs and drawings. Jacket shows numerous large tears, one-inch chip from top front and a taped tear running across almost the entire front. The artist's accounts of his life ranching in Montana, studying art in Chicago, serving in the Army, working as a professional artist back in Montana, etc. Ralston was awarded a Gold Medal by the Nation... View more info

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The Voice of the Curlew: J.K. Ralston's Story of His Life

By: Popovich, John A.

Price: $180.00

Publisher: J.K. Ralston Studio: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28006

Condition: Very good


Oblong folio (24 x 31.5 cm), pp. 271 plus 24 plates of black and white and color artwork. One of 1000 copies. Brown faux leather boards with gilt spine text. White and brown jacket with illustration, "A Steer Outfit." Numerous black and white photographs and drawings, and several pages of color and black and white plates. Hinges are loose, but intact. Jacket shows numerous tears, some taped, small chipping and creasing. The artist's accounts of his life ranching in Montana, studying art in Chicago, serving in the Army, working as a professional artist back in Montana, etc. Ralston was ... View more info

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Call of the Wild: The Art of Parks Reece

By: Reece, Parks

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Helena, MT, Riverbend: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 17207

Condition: Fine


Quarto (25.5 cm), pp. 124. Signed by author on title page. Black boards, pictorial jacket. Illustrated throughout with Reece's humorous wildlife art. Includes essays by Montana Quarterly editor Scott McMillion, adventure writer Tim Cahill, and Reece's son Myers. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Real Estate Opportunities

By: Ruscha, Edward

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Hollywood, CA, Edward Ruscha: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25703

Condition: Very good


12mo (18 cm),pp. [48]. White paper wrappers with black lettering. Includes 25 photos of buildings and lots. Wrappers have light edge wear, small stain on front cover, handful of dog-eared pages. From an edition of 4,000 copies (The Works of Edward Ruscha, p. 169). Peter Plagen writes that "Real Estate Opportunities, the best of the books, lays open the tawdry, land-boom, get-rich-quick underpinnings of Southern California..." (Works, p. 40). From the estate of actor Margot Kidder. First Edition. View more info

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Some Los Angeles Apartments

By: Ruscha, Edward

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Edward Ruscha: 1965

Seller ID: 25705

Condition: Near fine


Second edition (1970). 12mo (18 cm), pp. [48]. White paper wrappers with green lettering, glassine jacket. From an edition of 3,000 copies (The Works of Edward Ruscha, p. 169). Small red mark on back cover, slight corner wear. Glassine jacket has red mark, age-related discoloration, creasing and a small chip. "Ruscha's photography frequently took the American vernacular as its subject, showing the United States as it was encountered in everyday post-war life. Ruscha sought to avoid romanticising his subjects and approached them with an emphasis on concept over representation, arguing that ... View more info

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Nine Swimming Pools and a Broken Glass

By: Ruscha, Edward

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Edward Ruscha: 1968

Seller ID: 25706

Condition: Very good


Second edition (1976). 12mo (18 cm), pp. [64]. White paper wrappers with black lettering. Includes ten brightly colored plates, interspersed among 52 blank pages. From an edition of 1,900 copies (The Works of Edward Ruscha, p. 169). Light edge wear and smudging. These photos, all taken at low-rent Las Vegas hotels, "speak to the notion that fantasies of sun and surf are available to everyone, from motel patrons paddling around in those run-down but beautifully blue swimming pools, to multimillionaire movie stars who have the real thing in their backyards," while nevertheless expressing... View more info

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A Few Palm Trees

By: Ruscha, Edward

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Hollywood, CA, Heavy Industry Publications: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25701

Condition: Very good


12mo (18 cm),pp. [64]. Glossy black wrappers. Includes 14 illustrations of palm trees, photos taken by a west-facing camera, each with a geographic location on the facing pages (e.g., "Island at Hollywood Blvd. & La Brea Ave."). Wrappers have light edge wear. From the estate of actor Margot Kidder. From an edition of 4,000 copies (The Works of Edward Ruscha, p. 169). "Ruscha's palm trees are interestingly uninteresting variations of the same plant. They're like Los Angeles weather, slightly different but indifferent" (Peter Plagens, in Works). First Edition. View more info