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Designs for Living, Symbolic Communications in African Art, Adams, Monni
1 Adams, Monni Designs for Living, Symbolic Communications in African Art
Cambridge,MA The Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University 1982 0674199693 / 9780674199699 First Edition Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Very Good Exhibition Catalogue Square 8vo 
143 pages; 99 b&w illustrations. Wooden sculpture, Wood masks, woven cloths. Perspectives: art for whom; art for what purpose: Art and the Cosmos, Art and the Community, Art and the Individual. Clean throughout; tight binding; lightly rubbed along edges of the covers. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Fifteenth Century Italian Woodcuts from Biblioteca Classense in Ravenna, Anonymous
2 Anonymous Fifteenth Century Italian Woodcuts from Biblioteca Classense in Ravenna
Ravenna A. Longo 1989 no Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Very Good Exhibition Catalogue 4to 
14 pages text and catalogue followed by more than 46 full-page color plates. The woodcuts toured Canada, The Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library and the Hamilton Art Gallery, and the United States, The Newberry Library and The Pierpont Morgan Library - the frist time outside Italy. "... a rare visual documentation of the cult of saints in late medieval Europe." Unmarked, clean throughout, nearly fine condition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Blue and White in Color: Visual Images of Zionism, 1897-1947, Arbel, Rachel (Edited by)
3 Arbel, Rachel (Edited by) Blue and White in Color: Visual Images of Zionism, 1897-1947
Tel Aviv Beth Hatefutsoth, The Nahum Goldmann Museum of the Jewish Diaspora 1996 965-425-006-3 / 9789654250061 Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Very Good Exhibition Catalogue 4to 
135 pages; 132 color illustrations. Artwork of all kinds that documents the founding, creation and development of Israel. Clean and tight; nearly fine condition. 
Price: 115.00 USD
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One Hundred Great Masterpieces of the Mexican National Museum of Anthropology, Bernal, Ignacio
4 Bernal, Ignacio One Hundred Great Masterpieces of the Mexican National Museum of Anthropology
New York Abrams 1969 0-8109-0349-0 / 9780810903494 Cloth Very Good Very Good 4to Photographs by Constantino Reyes 
15 pages text; 100 plates; 20 pages of commentaries. A lavish guide to Mexico's chief museum of its cultural heritage. Divided into chapters from Preclassic to Maya. The minimal amount of text contributes to the visual impact of the objects. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Women, Art, and Society, Chadwick, Whitney
5 Chadwick, Whitney Women, Art, and Society
New York Thames and Hudson 1990 0-500-20241-9 / 9780500202418 Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Very Good 8vo 
384 pages; 243 illustrations, including 50 color. Women as artists from the Middle Ages to the present; the aesthetics and ideology that have shaped their relationships to the visual arts. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Saint Patrick - A Visual Celebration, Davis, Courtney; text by Elaine Gill and Dennis O'Neill
6 Davis, Courtney; text by Elaine Gill and Dennis O'Neill Saint Patrick - A Visual Celebration
London Blandford 1999 0-7137-2674-1 / 9780713726749 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 4to 
128 pages. Art and calligraphy by Davis. Text includes Thomas Kinsella's translation of St. Patrick's Beastplate and Ludwig Bieler's translation of The Confession of St. Patrick. Elaine Gill offers several commentaries on St. Patrick and Cletic spirituality. Contents are clean, tight and bright; head of boards bumped, not affecting contents; small defect, a scrape, to front of jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Visual Arts and Christianity in America: The Colonial Period through the Nineteenth Century, Dillenberger, John
7 Dillenberger, John The Visual Arts and Christianity in America: The Colonial Period through the Nineteenth Century
Chico, California Scholars Press 1984 0-89130-761-3 / 9780891307617 First Edition Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Very Good 8vo 
225 pages; 120 b/w plates, full-page. Number 5 of Scholars Press' Studies in the Humanities series. Previous institutional owner's rubber stamp on inside of wrappers and on free endpapers. Otherwise, clean and tight. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Art of Patronage: The Arts in England 1660-1750, Foss, Michael
8 Foss, Michael The Art of Patronage: The Arts in England 1660-1750
Ithaca, New York Cornell University Press 1972 0-8014-0684-6 / 9780801406843 Cloth Very Good Very Good 8vo 
234 pages. A study of the interrelation of the arts, politics, and society in the century following the Restoration as old patronage systems were abandoned and new ones developed. Figures from literature, music, the theater, and the visual arts are discussed, including Addison, Handel, Pope, Wren, and Sir Peter Lely. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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The Painter's Eye, Grosser, Maurice
9 Grosser, Maurice The Painter's Eye
New York Rinehart & Company 1951 no First Edition Cloth Very Good Good 8vo 
244 pages; b&w illustrations. Painters having better perception and understanding of the visual world than lay persons. The author is a modern artist but goes back to the old masters through to the modern to trace the extraordinary abilities of painters. Previous owner;s name erased unsuccessfully from the front free endpaper, otherwise clean throughout: no other marks or tears. Dustjacket is separated at the spine and front panel; chipped along the spine; preserved in a Brodart sleeve. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Visual Arts: A History - Fourth Edition, Honour, Hugh; John Fleming
10 Honour, Hugh; John Fleming The Visual Arts: A History - Fourth Edition
Englewood Cliffs, N.J. Prentice Hall 1995 0-13-104662-4 / 9780131046627 Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Very Good Thick 4to 
864 pages; thoroughly illustrated. A beautifully organized outline to the history. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Paul Jenkins: Anatomy of a Cloud, Jenkins, Paul with Suzanne Donnelly Jenkins
11 Jenkins, Paul with Suzanne Donnelly Jenkins Paul Jenkins: Anatomy of a Cloud
New York Harry N. Abrams 1983 0810911558 / 9780810911550 Cloth Very Good Very Good Folio 
270 pages; 171 illustrations, color and b&w; Chronology; Exhibitions; Bibliography. Jenkins " created specially for this book a series of collages that are visual articulations of his thoughts and feelings, of his past and present. ... memory fragments, snapshots, old letters and photographs ...." - publisher. Previous owner's name large on the front free endpaper. Otherwise, clean throughout, binding is tight. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Tremors From the Faultline, Kaida, Tamarra; Susan E. Cohen (afterword)
12 Kaida, Tamarra; Susan E. Cohen (afterword) Tremors From the Faultline
Rochester, New York Visual Studies Workshop Press 1989 089822053x / 9780898220537 First Edition Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Very Good Oblong 8vo Signed by the photographer/author
25 full-page b&w photos on the recto with brief accounts on the opposing verso leading one to imagine a longer story about the photo's contents. Clean throughout, tight binding. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Chests, Cupboards, Desks & Other Pieces, Ketchum, William C., Jr.
13 Ketchum, William C., Jr. Chests, Cupboards, Desks & Other Pieces
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1982 0394712706 / 9780394712703 First Printing Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Very Good Very Good 8vo 
477 pages; 334 color-illustrated items. Considerable general information includes: construction, glossary, price guide, buying at auction, styles, woods, hardware, visual keys. Clean throughout. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Visual Dialogue: An Introduction to the Appreciation of Art, Knobler, Nathan
14 Knobler, Nathan The Visual Dialogue: An Introduction to the Appreciation of Art
New York Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1971 0-03-014256-3 / 9780030142567 Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Very Good 4to 
502 pages; numerous illustrations, color and b&w. Like abstract but want to understand what they see in a Bierstadt landscape? Why do they line-up at The Metropolitan like that? 
Price: 10.00 USD
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As Seen on TV: The Visual Culture of Everyday Life in the 1950s, Marling, Karal Ann
15 Marling, Karal Ann As Seen on TV: The Visual Culture of Everyday Life in the 1950s
Cambridge Harvard University Press 1994 0674048822 / 9780674048829 First Edition quarter-cloth and paper boards Very Good Very Good 8vo 
328 pages; numerous b&w illustrations. Postwar; the new medium, TV: new standards - of a kind - are being set. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper,otherwise clean throughout. Dustjacket is price-clipped. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Exhibiting the Visual Culture of American Religions, Morgan, David and Sally M. Promey
16 Morgan, David and Sally M. Promey Exhibiting the Visual Culture of American Religions
Valparaiso, Indiana Brauer Museum of Art / Valparaiso University 2000 First Edition Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Very Good Exhibition Catalogue 4to 
130 pages; 48 illutrative plates; historical essay; exhibition overview; bibliography. Images representative of many forms of American religious faith. Clean and tight; one corner of cover is bent. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Graphis Corporate Identity 1: Visual Corporate Identities, Pedersen, B. Martin (Edited)
17 Pedersen, B. Martin (Edited) Graphis Corporate Identity 1: Visual Corporate Identities
Zurich Graphis Press Corp 1989 3857094273 / 9783857094279 Cloth Very Good Very Good Folio 
261 pages; filled with color illustration; commentaries by Saul Bass and Eugene J. Grossman; text in English, French, German. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Japan - The Shaping of Daimyo Culture, 1185-1868, Shimizu, Yoshiaki
18 Shimizu, Yoshiaki Japan - The Shaping of Daimyo Culture, 1185-1868
Washiington National Gallery of Art 1988 0894681222 / 9780894681226 First Printing Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Fine Exhibition Catalogue Thick 4to 
402 pages; 333 catalogued items illustrated in color. A thorough survey of the culture through an examination and understanding of the material arts and visual arts. Clean throughout, as new. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Artful Science: Enlightenment, Entertainment, and the Eclipse of Visual Education, Stafford, Barbara Maria
19 Stafford, Barbara Maria Artful Science: Enlightenment, Entertainment, and the Eclipse of Visual Education
Cambridge, Massachusetts The MIT Press 1994 0-262-19342-6 / 9780262193429 Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Very Good 4to 
350 pages; 197 illustrations, all b&w. "... the replacement of an oral-visual culture in favor of a text-centered one." Clean throughout; a small bump at the base of the spine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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William Carlos Williams and the American Scene, 1920-1940, Tashjian, Dickran
20 Tashjian, Dickran William Carlos Williams and the American Scene, 1920-1940
New York Whitney Museum of American Art 1978 0-520-03854-1 / 9780520038547 First Edition Printed Wrapper (softcover) Very Good Exhibition Catalogue 4to 
168 pages; 16 color plates, 128 b&w illustrations; Bibliography. Williams' interest in art and the interplay between visual and literary artists. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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