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Pugin's Floral Ornament CD-ROM and Book (Dover Electronic Clip Art)

By: A. Welby Pugin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mineola, New York, U.S.A., Dover Publications: 2004

Seller ID: 010579


24 pp. Color examples of floral ornament designs by the English architect and designer Pugin, based on Middle Ages flat patterns. With CD Rom present in the rear inside cover. VERY GOOD condition. Minor fading, rubbing and a hint of soiling to the covers. View more info

Dubuffet Architecte

By: Abadie, Daniel

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Hazan: 2011

Seller ID: 005707


Photo illustrated wraps. Square folio. 191 pp. With color photos throughout. ALL TEXT IN FRENCH. A detailed monograph on the large installations/sculpture by Jean Dubuffet, detailing not only the artist's creative process, but also including a look at the planning process involved in his larger work, as well as the details to the actual installation process. GOOD+ condition. Slightly ex-library, with a small stamp on the title page and a small withdrawn stamp on the colo... View more info

Sigmund Abeles. The Artist and His Prints. 1954-1999.

By: Abeles, Sigmund (artist). McLean, Genetta. Drake, Marian E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lewiston, ME, Bates College Museum of Art: 1999

Seller ID: 011531


Wraps. Quarto. 32 pp. Black and white illustrations throughout. A catalog to a 1999 exhibition of the work of Sigmund Abeles, featuring a few essays on his work. GOOD condition. Some wrinkling to the piece. Minor soiling and scuffing with foxing to the rear cover. Minor staining. View more info

Charles M. Russell. The Cowboy Artist. A Biography

By: Adams, Ramon; Britzman, Homer; Yost, Karl.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pasadena, California, U.S.A., Trail's End Publishing Co: 1954

Seller ID: 009389


Stated second edition. Maroon cloth. No jacket. 350 pp. Black and white photos and illustrations throughout, as well as a few paintings reproduced in color. A biography of the painter Charles M. Russell, chronicling in detail his life as a cowboy and wrangler, as well as its influence and legacy in his artistic career, in which he documented scenes and people of the American West. With a bibliography of works about Russell. GOOD+ condition. Several small areas of dark st... View more info

Symons, Gardner (artist). Gardner Symons (1861-1930). Small Paintings.

By: Adelson, Warren (introduction)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Coe Kerr Gallery: 1986

Seller ID: 011639


Wraps, illustrated on the front cover. 22 pp. Color reproductions of paintings throughout. A catalog to a 1986 exhibition and sale of paintings by Gardner Symons, an American Impressionist painter of the late 1800s and early 1900s. GOOD condition. Minor soiling, toning and wrinkling to the covers. Small dampstain to the lower edge of the last few pages. Faint musty odor present. View more info

Samuel M. Adler. 25 Years of the Image of Man '47-'72

By: Adler, Samuel M. (artist). Various authors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Frank Rehn Gallery: 1972

Seller ID: 012303


Black wraps. Quarto. Unpaginated. 40 or so pages. Black and white and some color reproductions of the art of Samuel M. Adler. A catalog to a 1972 exhibition of paintings and collage work by Adler, with two introductory essays on his life and work. The exhibition focuses on his depiction of the human form. Samuel M. Adler was an American artist, with much of this work done in Cubist and abstract style. GOOD condition. Heavy creasing to the lower rear corner. General fadin... View more info

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Afro. Exhibition of Paintings February 26- March 23 1963

By: Afro (artist). Brandi, Cesare (essay).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Catherine Viviano, Publisher: 1963

Seller ID: 007370


Black, glossy illustrated wraps. 24 pp. With a few black and white and color reproductions of paintings by Afro. A short exhibition catalog accompanied by a critical essay on the work of Afro by Cesare Brandi. Afro Libio Basaldella was a 20th century Italian painter, working in a variety of abstract styles, including cubism, and briefly associated with the Scuola Romana. After World War II, Afro focused his artistic career on America, eventually being drawn to Abstract E... View more info

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Afro. Exhibition of Paintings April 25 to May 21, 1955

By: Afro (artist). Venturi, Lionello

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Catherine Viviano, Publisher: 1955

Seller ID: 007371


Brown, glossy illustrated wraps. 8 pp. With a few small black and white reproductions of paintings by Afro. A short exhibition catalog accompanied by a critical essay on the work of Afro by Lionello Venturi. Afro Libio Basaldella was a 20th century Italian painter, working in a variety of abstract styles, including cubism, and briefly associated with the Scuola Romana. After World War II, Afro focused his artistic career on America, eventually being drawn to Abstract Exp... View more info

Jacob Kainen

By: Agee, William; Berman, Avis

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Washington, National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Publisher: 1993

Seller ID: 011456


Glossy wraps. Small folio. 179 pp., with a lengthy section of color plates. A catalog to an exhibition of the paintings of Jacob Kainen, an American painter who blended elements of realism into his abstract paintings of social scenes and landscapes. VERY GOOD condition. Minor scuffing and edgewear. Large signature on the inside front cover. View more info

Retrieving the Elemental Form.

By: Amenoff, Gregory; Graves, Morris; Hartley, Marsden; Kahn, Tobi; Surls, James

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Schmidt Bingham Gallery:

Seller ID: 011452


no date, circa 1991. Printed wraps. 16 pp. Color plate at the front, with black and white plates throughout. A catalog to a 1991 exhibition of painting and art by Gregory Amenoff, Morris Graves, Marsden Hartley, Tobi Kahn and James Surls. With a short forward and various small critical writings throughout. VERY GOOD condition. Minor fading and toning. View more info

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Le Gun #4

By: Appleton, Matthew; Bianchi, Chris; Bragg, Bill; Fox, Neal; Greene, Robert; Wright, Alex; Sinclair, Iain; Shroff, Janine; Klimowski, Andrzej; Chopin, Henri; Kurata, Hiro; Kariya, Hiroshi et al.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hackney, UK, Le Gun, Publisher: 2008

Seller ID: 012122


Wraps with French flaps. Folio. Unpaginated. Black and white and some color illustrations throughout. Issue number four published by the British art/illustration collective Le Gun, founded by graduates of London's Royal College of Art. Five issues were originally published. This with writing and illustrations/art by Iain Sinclair, Janine Shroff, Hiro Kurata and many others. GOOD condition. General fading and toning to the wrappers. Mostly minor soiling. Minor to moderate... View more info

Ipousteguy. Eros and Thanatos

By: Arensi, Flavio; Odille, Pascal (editors and curators)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Torino, Allemandi and C: 2008

Seller ID: 005661


Large format soft cover. 175 pp, plus 74 color and black and white photos of Ipousteguy's work. Text in Italian and French. A catalog to a 2008-09 exhibition of the work Jean Ipousteguy, featuring sculptures, paintings and drawings, preceded by several critical essays on his work. Ipousteguy was a French artist and sculptor, with work collected in museums around the world, as well as sculptures featured in cities worldwide. He was awarded the Grand National Prize for Art... View more info

Images of Man and Death

By: Ariès, Phillippe

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press: 1985

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010071


271 pp. Black and white photos. A primarily visual study of the way societies worldwide conceive of and depict death to reflect their prevailing and changing beliefs, providing many images accompanied by historical and philosophical commentary. GOOD jacket on a VERY GOOD book. Two 2 inch tears, with some chipping and associated creasing along the rear extremities. A few other small chips and tears present. Minor curling along the extremities. Light fading to the book. View more info

Attersee Selected Works 1983-1986

By: Attersee (artist).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Germany, Galerie Curtze-Galerie Krinzinger, Publishers: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009006


Stated first edition. Glossy photo illustrated wraps. Approximately 40 pp. Color photos of paintings by Attersee throughout. A primarily visual catalog of selected paintings by Attersee, preceded by a short introduction and followed by a chronology/biography. Christian Attersee is an Austrian painter, known for his abstract work. VERY GOOD condition. Minor soiling, toning and scuffing to the wraps. View more info

Arshile Gorky. The Breakthrough Years

By: Auping, Michael.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Rizzoli/Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth: 1995

Seller ID: 012105


Color illustrated glossy wraps. Square quarto. 188 pp. Color reproductions of paintings throughout. A catalog to a 1995 exhibition of later paintings by Arshile Gorky, spanning the years 1940 to 1947. With several essays on his work, explaining the influence of his childhood in Armenia and his remembrances of its landscapes on his work, as well as his crucial role in the Abstract Expressionist movement that began in the US in the 1940s. VERY GOOD+ condition. Minor edgewe... View more info

Landscapes, Interior and Exterior: Avery, Rothko, and Schueler.

By: Avery, Milton; Rothko, Mark; Schueler, Jon (artists); Henning, Edward (introduction)

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Publisher: 1975

Seller ID: 010748


Glossy wraps, spiral bound. Oblong quarto. Unpaginated. Black and white and a few color reproductions of paintings throughout. A catalog to a 1975 exhibition of paintings by Milton Avery, Mark Rothko and Jon Schueler, representing Abstract Expressionism and work associated with the movement. With a short critical introduction, as well as short essays on each artist and their work. GOOD condition. Some toning to the covers. Dark scuffs to the rear cover. Minor soiling and... View more info

The Society Portrait. From David to Warhol

By: Badea-Paun, Gabriel

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New York, The Vendome Press: 2007

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010837


First American edition. Black cloth in unclipped jacket. Folio. 223 pp. Full page color reproductions of paintings throughout. A study of the portrait painting genre and its 19th and 20th century form, where it served to portray and document figures of high society. This includes a look at the art, technique and aesthetics, as well as the subjects and the information on society that the paintings captured. With some mid to late 20th century examples, including those by ... View more info

Macedonian Frescoes

By: Balabanov, Kosta

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Skopje, Macedonia, Detska Radost, Publisher: 1995

Seller ID: 006127


Blue faux leather covers in unclipped dust jacket. Large square folio. 146 pp. Isbn #9989300208. With full page color illustrations throughout. Text in Macedonian and English. A detailed history and examination of Macedonian frescoes, from the origin of fresco painting in Egypt to its importation and evolution in the region of Macedonia through the 13th century and beyond. With a look at what influence the influx of the Slavic peoples had, as well as the importance of fr... View more info

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Along the Border of Heaven. Sung and Yuan Paintings from the C.C. Wang Family Collection

By: Barnhart, Richard M

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1983

Seller ID: 007864


Beige cloth. No jacket. Housed in a pictorial paper covered board slipcase. Folio. 191 pp. Color and black and white illustrations throughout. A detailed catalog of paintings from China from the Sung and Yuan dynasties. This includes histories, critical examinations and analyses of landscape paintings of the Five Dynasties (907-60) and the Northern Sung (960-1127); figure paintings of the Sung Dynasty (960-1279); album leaves of the Southern Sung Dynasty ((1127-1279); fi... View more info

Brianchon. November 1959

By: Barrault, Jean-Louis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris, Mourlot Freres for David B. Findlay: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010267


First edition, one of 3,750 copies. Also issued in a limited signed edition. Color illustrated wraps. 20 pp. With one plate in the interior, as well as the cover illustration both being done specifically for this catalog. A short catalog for the first exhibition in the United States of work by the French artist Maurice Brianchon. This consists of text in English and French on the artist's work and artistic theory. Maurice Brianchon was a French painter associated with th... View more info