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The Hermitage Buildings and Interiors

By: N/A

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Finland, Alfa-Colour: 1996

Seller ID: 19247

ISBN: 5900959015

Condition: Near Fine


146 pages; Near Fine condition. As New, tiny bit of shelf rub at spine edge. No crease. Solid, clean. Fantastic photos of The Hermitage, its buildings and interiors. Its paintings, sculpters and art works. Includes the 'paid slip' - in Russian. Includes The Winter Palace; The Small Hermitage; The Old (large) Hermitage; The Raphael Loggias; The Hermitage Theatre; and, The New Hermitage. Large (over 8 1/2 x 11) Media mail only. Trade Paperback. View more info

Art Museums in Japan

By: All Japan Art Museums Conference, Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Bijutsu Shuppan-Sha: 1964

Seller ID: 14918

Condition: Near Fine


175 pages; Near Fine condition. Text in English and Japanese. Unknown edition. Glassine wrapper cover. Soft mauve Yapped covers. Tiny bit of shelf rub at bottom spine tip. Solid, clean. An excellent gift! Art Museums in Japan - Museums history in English with pictures on one side of page and Japanese with map on facing side of page. View more info

Alicia Austin's Age of dreams

By: Austin, Alicia

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, D. M. Grant: 1978

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20032

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


143 pages; Fine/Fine. One of the original 2000 printed Editions. 9 x 11 - Media Mail Only. Beautiful green boards with bright gilt lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is also Fine. In protective sleeve. More than 40 pieces of color and a wealth of black and white illustrations are included in this volume. In presenting ever-so-soft pastels, magnificently vivid colors, Mayan grandeurs from a pre-Columbian age, and delicate mysteries of the Orient. A book to peruse time and again. Media mail only. View more info

Treasures of the British Library

By: Barker, Nicolas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Harry N Abrams: 1989

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19249

ISBN: 0810916533

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


272 pages; Near Fine/Near Fine. Gift inscription on front fly-leaf. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has tiny bump back top spine tip. Now in protective sleeve. Marbled endpapers. Black boards with bright gilt lettering. More than three centuries of collecting by one of the world's greatest treasure houses of books and manuscripts are vividly chronicled in the survey of the outstanding holdings of the British Library. Large book (9 x 12 x 1) Media mail only. View more info

The Art of Robert Bateman

By: Bateman, Robert; Ramsay, Derry (Text) ; Peterson, Roger Tory (Intro)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Viking Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19752

ISBN: 067013497X

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


178 pages; Near Fine/Near Fine. Large 11 x 13 beautiful book - media mail only. Light age fade to board edges, top and bottom. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are clean. DJ has tiny bit of shelf rub at front flap fold. Now in protective sleeve. The work of Robert Bateman has brought new vitality and distinction to the world of wildlife art! Both B&W drawings and many, many full color pictures. Delightful! View more info

Early Celtic Masterpieces from Britain: in the British Museum

By: Brailsford, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: UK, British Museum: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20401

ISBN: 0714113638

Condition: Near Fine


103 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Tiny bit of shelf rub to edges. Solid, clean. The world of early Celtic Art is a haunted region. Illustrated throughout with Celtic masterpieces. Trade Paperback. View more info

Venice Past and Present

By: Brinton, Selwyn; Holme, Geoffrey (Ed)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: UK, The Studio Ltd: 1925

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16807

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


184 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Light and dark blue boards with bright gilt lettering on leather spine. Gilded top page edges. A bit of shelf wear at corner tips and a tiny bit at edges. Blue and white marble-decorated endpapers. Tee-niny handwritten name to inside front board. Pages are very, very lightly age tanned. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are clean. Four page list of illustrations. Engraving and printing by Herbert Reiach, Ltd. This is mostly a book about Venice as an inspiration to Art and Literature. Chapter 1 begins: Out of the waves came Venice - a thing seaborn, ... View more info

Knaurs Lexikon Moderner Kunst - 321 Meist Farbige Abbildungen

By: Buchheim, L. G. (Ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Germany, Deoemersche Verkagsanstakt: 1955

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16688

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


336 pages; Good/No Jacket. Text in GERMAN. Ex-Library stamps, spine label, no pocket. All German text. Bright yellow linen cloth boardsblack and gilt lettering. Name written to endpaper page. Back endpaper page has pencil notes. Light, neat underlining. Very soft bumps to front corner tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. Beautiful modern art throughout by all the most internationally well known modern artists from A to Z, with brief biographies. View more info

Provence Enchantee

By: Cali, Francois

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Arthaud, B.: 1963

Seller ID: 12441

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


220 pages; Very Good/Very Good Plus. Text in French. I think this is the 4th printing. Just a bit of foxing to white boards. Gilt lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Beautifully illustrated throughout with fold out pages. DJ is very lightly rubbed at edges. Beautiful wrap around art work to cover. Now in protective sleeve. 215 photographs en noir; 4 photographies en couleurs, 1 carte. Four Provinces of France. The World in Images. View more info

Culture Gulch - Notes On Art And Its Public In The 1960's

By: Canaday, John

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1969

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13969

ISBN: 0374133328

Condition: Very Good


212 pages; Very Good condition. Very Shallow reading creases. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Outside page edges are lightly age tanned. Solid, otherwise clean. Culture Gulch is the name used at the New York Times to designate the area where staff members assigned to the arts do their work John Canaday, for more than ten years art critic of the Times, bellieves Culture Gulch is a fit title for his new book on the art world of the sixties. Trade Paperback. View more info

Art and Reality, Ways of the Creative Process.

By: Cary, Joyce.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Anchor Books / Doubleday: 1961

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 17546

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library; 199 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. THIS IS A RE-BOUND PAPERBACK THAT IS NOW A HARDCOVER. SMU completely re-bound this paperback with boards and spine. You cannot tell it from a regular hardcover. It is an ex-library book with SMU stamps and pocket. Pages are otherwise clean except for a light smudge on page 135. Small, 4 x 7. A book you can read over and over. Solid binding and hinges. Great reading! View more info

Encyclopedie Du Symbolisme - Peinture, Gravure Et Sculpture - Litterature - Musique

By: Cassou, Jean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris, Somogy: 1979

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12629

ISBN: 2850561290

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


292 pages; Very Good Plus/Very Good. Text in French. Bright maroon boards with bright gilt lettering. Light foxing to end papers. Prior owner's name to front end paper. Outside page edges are age tanning. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is beautifully illustrated with art, but is age tanned with foxing to back panel. Shelf rub to the edges. Now in protective sleeve. View more info

Les Picasso de la Donation Cuttoli-Laugier - 1969

By: Cassou, Jean; Leymarie, Jean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: France, Alfred A. Knopf: 1969

Seller ID: 18184

Condition: Near Fine


6 pages; Near Fine condition. Text in FRENCH. Just a bit of bump at edges. Date, in tiny writing, inside front cover. Solid, clean. Text in FRENCH, shows 9 of Picasso's paintings. Tells about the showing of these paintings from 6/28/1969 to 9/15/1969. Six page pamphlet probably given out at the showing of the paintings. View more info

Science Fiction, The Illustrated Encyclopedia

By: Clute, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Dorling Kindersley: 1995

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19251

ISBN: 0789401851

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


312 pages; Near Fine/Very Good Plus. Soft bump bottom corner tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Black boards with bright silver lettering. Dust Jacket shows crease to middle of front panel when held to the light just right. Tiny chip at top corner tip and top spine tip. In protective sleeve. An excellent gift! Authoritative, decade by decade overviews of every aspect of Science Fiction, from books to comics, films to television. More than 100 internationally acclaimed Science Fiction writers, with complete bibliographies of their work. Unique tim... View more info

The Cultural Resources Of Boston - The American Federation Of Arts, NY - The Institute Of Contemporary Art, Boston

By: Cogswell, Margaret; Gunter, Virginia (Eds)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MA, American Federation: 1965

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13830

Condition: Very Good+


136 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Light front hinge crease. No spine creases. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Very light age tanning to spine. Name/date to front inside cover. Solid, clean. Beautifully illustrated throughout! This is essentially a guide book, intended to lead its readers to look and experience for themselves. By including articles, illustrations and listings of places, sources and events, we have hoped to give sufficient material for active participation in those institutions and occassions which give form and life to the city - the cultural resources. Trade Paperback. View more info

German Porcelain of 18th Century (The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin - Spring 1990 - Volume 47, No. 4)

By: Corbeiller, Clare Le

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1990

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16931

Condition: Near Fine


55 pages; Near Fine condition. Just a bit of shelf rub to edges. Soft bump to top corner tip. Solid, clean. A quarterly bulletin by the Metropolitan Museum Art of New York, 57 pages of beautiful ceramics, dishes, ceiling decorations, periods pieces of the mid and late1600s, and 1700s. There is a map of porcelain manufacturing centers of eighteenth-century Germany, and several articles contributed to this quarterly bulletin. View more info

Mr. Currier And Mr. Ives - A Note On Their Lives And Times

By: Crouse, Russel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Garden: 1930

Seller ID: 13587

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


138 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Copyright date 1930 - no printing or edition stated. Tan boards with gilt lettering and red decoration. Name on inside cover. Just a bit of shelf rub to spine tips and corner tips. Outside page edges are age browned as are the end papers. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. Large coffee table size book. The prints from which the pictures appearing in this book were made are from the famous Currier & Ives Collection, owned by Mrs. Harry T. Peters, and she kindly allowed us to use them here. In those days befo... View more info

Grafik Form + Technik: Druck Typografie Grafik Fotografik Material

By: Croy, Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Germany, Musterschmidt - Verlag - Gottingen: 1964

Edition: No Edition Noted

Seller ID: 16689

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


429 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. All text is in GERMAN. Ex-Library with stamps, spine label top front board cover, pocket, date due slip. All German text. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. Illustrated throughout with graphic arts, photographs, topography. View more info

A Selection of 20th Century British Art on Board Queen Elizabeth 2

By: Cunard Marlborough London Gallery

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Marlborough Fine Arts: 1969

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16933

Condition: Very Good+


Unpaginated pages; Very Good Plus condition. No creases. Shelf wear to plastic covering. Just a bit of shelf rub and bump to white covers. Solid, clean. This presentation is Catalogue No. 254, an illustrated selection of 20th Century British Art on board Queen Elizabeth 2. Fronticepiece is London with the House of Parliament 1967 by Oskar Koboschka. Brief biography with best works of each Artist. About 29 artist's works displayed. Trade Paperback. View more info

The Partnership Handbook - Dallas Cultural Resources Guide 1992

By: Dallas Cultural Resources

Price: $30.00

Publisher: TX, Dallas Cultural Resources: 1992

Seller ID: 18820

Condition: Fine


251 pages; Fine condition. Large Three Ring Binder. A profile of cultural organizations, a directory of performing arts facilities, and a registry of individual artists in the Dallas area. Media mail only. View more info

The Book Of Virgil Finlay

By: De La Ree, Gerry (Ed. )

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NJ, Gerry De La Ree: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 576

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


4to ; 128 pages; Fine/Very Good Plus. #761 of 1050 copies issued. Includes 1931 Finlay black and white drawing not among those in the book. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has very soft age tanning to white front panel edge and spine. Now in protective sleeve. A beautiful, bright, extra tight book. An excellent gift! This is the largest volume of quality artwork by the late Virgil Finlay (1914-1971) yet published (in 1975). It includes the bulk of the Finlay black and white collection owned by Gerry de la Ree. It contains more than 120 Finlay draw... View more info

The Story of Civilization: Part VII - the Age of Reason Begins

By: Durant, Will; Durant, Ariel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1961

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 14469

ISBN: 0671013203

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


732 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Red boards with gilt lettering and illustration. Mapped endpapers. Illustrated. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Soft bump to front top corner tip. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. A History of European Civilization in the Period of Shakespeare, Bacon, Montaigne, Rembrandt, Galileo and Descartes: 1558-1649. View more info

The Story of Civilization: Part VIII - the Age of Louis XIV 1648-1715

By: Durant, Will; Durant, Ariel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1963

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14470

ISBN: 0671012150

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


804 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Red boards with gilt lettering and illustration. Mapped endpapers. Illustrated. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Tee-niny speck at fore edge of pages. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. A History of European Civilization in the Period of Pascal, Moliere, Cromwell, Milton, Peter the Great, Newton, and Spinoza. View more info

L'art Prehistorique (prehistoric Art) - Peintures, Gravures Et Rupestres

By: editors Of Les Maitres

Price: $10.00

Publisher: France, Braun Et Cie: 1951

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 11815

Condition: Very Good


53 pages; Very Good condition. No readng creases. Bump to back bottom corner. Tiny bit of shelf rub to cover edges. Solid, clean. Prehistoric art. Text in French. Illustrated with reproductions of primative art. Trade Paperback. View more info

Tri-Language: Catalogue of Reproductions of Paintings 1860 to 1973 with Fifteen Projects for Exhibitions; Catalogue De Reproductions De Peintures 1860 - 1973; Catalogo De Reproducciones De Pinturas 1860 a 1973

By: editors Of Unesco

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paris, Unesco: 1974

Edition: Tenth Edition

Seller ID: 14686

ISBN: 9230011231

Condition: Very Good


343 pages; Very Good condition. A very nice Ex-Library Reference copy. Very few library stamps. No pocket. Spine label. No creases. Light shelf rub at edges. Solid, otherwise clean. This book is printed in English text, French text and Spanish text. There is an Introduction in each language. Over 1534 photos of art prints. About sixteen pages in each language text on periods of art masterpieces. Following is the Catalogue of reproduction of paintings 1860 to 1973, with fifteen projects for exhibitions. Trade Paperback. View more info

Drawing on the Artist Within: an Inspirational and Practical Guide to Increasing Your Creative Powers

By: Edwards, Betty

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Simon and Schuster: 1986

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 18452

ISBN: 0671493868

Condition: Near Fine


240 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Tiny bit of shelf rub to edges. Solid, clean. An excellent gift! You will learn how the creative process progresses from stage to stage and how to move your own problem solving through these keys: First insight; Saturation; Incubation; Illumination (the Ah-Ha! ) ; Verification. Trade Paperback. View more info

Problems and Theories in Modern Aesthetics, Some Points of View

By: Ekman, Rolf; Hewitt, Lektor Lionel (Trans)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sweden, Gleerups: 1960

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15811

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library; 128 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. This may have been a paperback at one time and has been bound into a hardcover, then laminated. Former university library book, with stamps, pocket and spine lable. Glossy beige boards and gray pane with title in white lettering, rest of lettering in black. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. The present work can be considered to complete my book Estetiska problem even though it does not presuppose any knowledge of this book. I discuss some contemporary Anglo-Saxon aestheticians. View more info

Sotheby's Art at Auction, 1986-87

By: Fogg, Georgia (Ed)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sotheby's Publications: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18613

ISBN: 0856673420

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


448 pages; Fine/Near Fine. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has soft bump to top edge of front panel - and soft bump to back panel causing a very slight crease. Now in protective sleeve. 448 pages. Illustrated throughout. Large - 8½ x 11 x 1½ . An upsurge of excitement in the art market saw spectacular paintings, collections and works of art change hands at record prices in the salesrooms worldwide. More than 450 of the finest works of art illustrated in colour and described with prices, Art at Auction is an invaluable visual review of the seaso... View more info

Portfolio Including Art News Annual Volumes 1 & 2 - Literature, Theatre, Music, Science & the Visual Arts 1959 & 1960

By: Frankfurter, Alfred (Ed)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Art Foundation Press: 1959

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17010

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


356 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jackets. Very large, very heavy books. In Very Good slipcase, with shelf wear at edges. Beautifully illustrated boards. Decorated endpapers. Great illustrations in color and black and white throughout. Spine lettering is faded. A bit of rub to edges, spine tips and corner tips. White on cover of Volume 2 is age tanned. Published twice a year. One tee-niny scuff mark to back board. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spines are square and pages are clean. No. 2 Portfolio is dated 1960 and is red and gold with illustrated painting to front of Mary Magdalene's prof... View more info

Art Papers Volume 14 Number 3 May & June, 1990

By: Harper, Glenn (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Atlanta Art Papers: 1990

Seller ID: 19748

Condition: Very Good+


125 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Large 10 x 14 magazine. Soft bump at corners. Faint stain on cover. Both May and June for 1990. Art and book reviews. Great pictures by various artists. Solid, otherwise clean. View more info

Bird of God, the Romance of El Greco

By: Hersh, Virginia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1929

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15290

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


332 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Blue boards with silver lettering and illustration. Spine is age tanned. Names and date to inside board. Outside page edges are age tanned. Some foxing top text block. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. In the middle of the sixteenth century, the great Renaissance was drawing toward its close, but a new genius, Domenicos Theotocopoulos, to be known as El Greco, was born. His youth gathered and expressed Byzantine and Renaissance art. View more info

Medieval Music - The Sixth Liberal Art

By: Hughes, Andrew

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, University of Toronto Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13143

ISBN: 0802020941

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library; 328 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Black boards with bright gilt lettering. Former College Library with all the markings and stamps - reference use only. Solid binding and hinges. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. The Sixth Liberal Art-Music Reference book. View more info

Die Asamkirche in Munchen

By: Irschl, S Pralat

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Germany, Franz X. Seitz:

Seller ID: 13809

Condition: Fine


16 pages; Fine condition. No copyright information - circa 1960. Text completely in German. Pamphlet which shows the beautiful architecture and statues and history of this famous church in Munchen, Germany. Solid, clean. Great photos. No edition or printing noted. View more info

Japanese Arts - What & Where? Volume I (ancient Times To The Mid 19th Century)

By: Kikuchi, Sadao

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Japan, Japan Travel Bureau By Tosho Insatsu: 1962

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13981

Condition: Near Fine


175 pages; Near Fine condition. VOLUME ONE - No front hinge crease - but opens as if there were a front hinge crease. No spine crease. Beautifully illustrated cover. Solid, clean. What and Where? Volume I - Many wonderful illustrations of the art of Japan, with maps, and translations into German, French, Spanish and English explanations. Trade Paperback. View more info

Hommage A Marc Chagall, Grand Palais decembre 1969-mars 1970, over 200 plates

By: Leymarie, Jean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ministere d'Etat Affiares Culturelles: 1969

Seller ID: 18163

Condition: Good


320 pages; Good condition. Text in FRENCH. Some spine creasing. Shelf rub to edges of covers. Bump at corner tips. Name/date to front fly leaf. Solid, clean. Over 200 plates. Fantastic paintings. Trade Paperback. View more info

Arts in America: Visual Communication: Number Four (4) - 1959, Volume 47

By: Lipman Jean (Ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Art in America: 1959

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16926

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


136 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Attractive ivory boards with black and gold lettering. Burnt 0range endpapers. Shelf wear at spine edge. Very lightly age tanned at edges. Pages are sharp and bright. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Illustrated throughout. Mostly in black & white, some in color. Different articles like Mildred Constantine's Foreword Visual Communication; Artist Printer by Leonard Baskin; Book Design by Arthur Cohen; Calligraphy by Oscar Ogg; Cartoons by Walt Kelly and five more articles featured. View more info

Lyonel Feininger, April - May 1969

By: Marborough-Gerson Gallery; Feininger, Lyonel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Marlborough-Gerson Gallery: 1969

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16934

Condition: Very Good+


122 pages; Very Good Plus condition. No creases. Just a bit of shelf rub and bump to edges. Solid, clean. This presentation is Catalogue No. 252, an illustrated selection of art of Lyonel Feininger from the Marlborough-Gerson Gallery of New York Cover illustration is No. 43. The Fiddler, 1934. A brief biography with cronology, a list of paintngs. No. 82, illustrated in colour on Fronticepiece. Introduction by Peter Selz. Trade Paperback. View more info

Marlborough Rare Books - Catalogue 46 - Modern Illustrated Books And Books On The Fine And Applied Arts

By: Marlborough Rare Books

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Marlborough:

Seller ID: 13819

Condition: Near Fine


77 pages; Near Fine condition. No copyright date - circa 1955 to 1960. A bit of age tan to spine. No creases. Solid, clean. Includes: Items 1-121, Modern Illustrated Books and Periodicals; Items 122-780, Books on the Fine Arts; Items 781-992, Books on Applied Arts; Items 781-711, General; Items 812-845, Gold, Silver, Metalware and Jewelry: Items 846-939, Pottery, Porcelain, Glass and Enamels: Items 940-992, Textiles, Including Carpets and Tapestries. Trade Paperback. View more info

Marlborough Rare Books - Catalogue Fifty One (51) - Modern Illustrated Books - Books On The Fine And The Applied Arts

By: Marlborough Rare Books

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Marlborough:

Seller ID: 13822

Condition: Very Good+


89 pages; Very Good Plus condition. No copyright date, Circa 1955 - 1960. Very light front hinge crease. No spine creases. Just a bit age tanned spine edge. One bump to top corner. Solid, otherwise clean. Modern illustrated Books and Periodicals; Addenda; Books on Fine Arts; Books on Applied Arts. There are 958 Items. Trade Paperback. View more info

Preface to an American Philosophy of Art

By: McMahon, A. Philip

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Kennikat Press: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15804

ISBN: 0804602840

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library; 194 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Former University library book, with stamps, due date slip and spine label. Brown cloth boards with black lettering. Just a bit of shelf rub at spine tips and corner tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. For those who sincerely love both art and America, the opinions and conclusions here presented may help to make a concern for art something honest as well as reasonable. This is intended to be a constructive contribution for Americans who find satisfaction in art and would welcome a reason for the... View more info

Sculpture in the Netherlands, Germany, France and Spain 1400 to 1500, The Pelican History of Art Series

By: Muller, Theodor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: MD, Penguin Books: 1966

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18869

Condition: Very Good


Ex-Library; 262 pages; Good/No Jacket. Burgundy/red boards with gilt design. SMU ex-library. Stamps, including outside bottom/top page edges. Date due slip. Spine label. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Back inside board just starting at the top. Outside page edges lightly age tanning. 192 plates. Beautiful Sculpture! Large, heavy book - media mail only. View more info

Image for Stained Glass Patterns, Panels, Fixtures

Stained Glass Patterns, Panels, Fixtures

By: Nervo, Joanne

Price: $8.00

Publisher: CA, Nervo Art Stained Glass Works: 1979

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 20609

Condition: Very Good


244 pages; Very Good condition. Trade Paperback. White line at corner of front cover - looks like a publishing error. Some shelf rub at edges. Solid binding. Light age tone. "Each pattern is a complete design which can be enlarged to whatever size you wish for your project. Each is original, and date back as far as Victorian times." The book itself has only patterns, no explanation. All patterns are in sepia color." View more info

PAINTING AND SCULPTURE IN EUROPE 1780 TO 1880 (z20) The Pelican History of Art

By: NOVOTNY, FRITZ

Price: $25.00

Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS, BALTIMORE: 1960

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18865

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library; 288 pages; Good/No Jacket. Rated Good because it is an SMU ex-library book. Pocket, stamps, date due slip, spine label. Just a bit of soiling at fore edge of pages. Spine slightly sunned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. Solid binding. 192 plates. 11 Figures. Foreword: Perhaps, however, I may be allowed to say that I have deliberately paid more attention to general, international features in the development of methods and forms of conception than I have to the task of attempting to interpret national differences. Media mail only. View more info

Victorians On Literature And Art

By: Peters, Robert L. (Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Appleton-Century-Crofts: 1961

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 19350

Condition: Very Good+


328 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Very light reading creases. Outside page edges lightly age tanned. Solid, clean. The Victorian Era was marked by a number of vivid contests, engaged in by highly energetic and articulate men, and most of these conflicts - the debates between churchmen and scientists, dissenters, and traditionalists, social reformers and reactionaries have received the attention that was their due. Trade Paperback. View more info

Estampes - Anciennes Et Modernes Dessins Originaux Catalogue No. 38, Automne 1963

By: Proute, Paul Et Ses Fils

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paris, Paul Proute: 1963

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13849

Condition: Very Good+


64 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Text in FRENCH. No creases. First interior page and last page show light foxing at edges. Solid, clean. Great photos of art. This is a Catalogue of art en vente aux prix marques chez Paul Proute et ses fils in Paris. View more info

Medien Der Zukunft - Zukunft Der Medien

By: Quensen, Ernst August

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Germany, Frankfurter Allgemeine: 1988

Seller ID: 1933

ISBN: 3922805264

Condition: Near Fine


4to ; 77 pages; Near Fine condition. Just a bit of shelf rub at the edges. Solid, clean. Text completely in GERMAN. Appears to be an Art Book with paintings and bios about the authors. Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung GmbH. Zwanzig Kunstler aus elf Nationen beziehen Stellung zum Thema Medien und Zukunft. View more info

Pinakothek Munich, Germany - Great Museums Of The World

By: Ragghianti, Carlo Ludovico (Ed) ; Dube, Wolf-Dieter, Curator (Intro

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Newsweek: 1969

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13999

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


172 pages; Fine/Near Fine. Large coffee table size book. MEDIA MAIL ONLY. Olive cloth boards with bright gilt lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has tiny bit of shelf rub edges. Now in protective sleeve. An excellent gift! Beautifyl wraparound art work: Back panel is Battle of Alexander by Albrecht Altdorfer, and the front panel is Nativity by Hans Baldung, called Grien. The scope of the collections in the Pinakothek reflects the broad taste of its royal art patrons - it is truly European museum. Not only does it house extensive assemblage... View more info

The Windsheim Altar Of The Twelve Apostles - In The Kurpfalzische Museum In Heidelberg

By: Riemenschneider, Tilman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Germany, F. H. Kerle Verlag: 1959

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 13847

Condition: Near Fine


Unpaginated pages; Near Fine condition. 4th Edition! No creases. Tiny name and date to first page. Solid, clean. Great photographs. This pamplet shows the art on display at the Windsheim Alter of the Twelve Apostles. Up close photos of The Christ and the twelve apostles art work. In looking over the damage suffered by works of art belonging to the Kurpfalzische Museum which had been stored elsewhere for safe-keeping during the last war, it seemed advisable to completely restore a carved wooden altar of the late Gothic period which had long been one of the most important pieces in the Heidelber... View more info

Fantasy Sketches

By: Sendak, Maurice

Price: $40.00

Publisher: PA, Philip H. and A. S. W. Rosenbach Foundation: 1973

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 20317

Condition: Near Fine


Unpaginated pages; Near Fine condition. 2nd Printing. No creases. Outside page edges very lightly age tanned. Just a bit of shelf rub at the edges. Solid, clean. This book was first published on the occasion of an exhibition of original drawings and other materials illustrating the art of Maurice Sendak. This is a sampling from a large collection of fantasy pages that I drew over the years. They were all developed over a period of 5 years, and hint at themes that later developed in my books for children. (Intro by Sendak) View more info

Catalogue of European and American Sculpture and Paintings At Wellesley College, Second Edition - Jewett Arts Center

By: Shell, Curtis H. ; McAndrew, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: MA, Jewett Arts Center / Wellesley College: 1964

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 14931

Condition: Very Good+


121 pages; Very Good Plus condition. No creases. Just a bit of foxing to inside covers and first page. Solid, otherwise clean. An excellent gift! Art reproductions are great. Now housed in the Jewett Arts Center at Wellesley College, There are Masks in Sculptures, beautiful scenes in painting, portraits. Trade Paperback. View more info