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Elie Nadelman: Sculptor of Modern Life, Haskell, Barbara
81 Haskell, Barbara Elie Nadelman: Sculptor of Modern Life
New York Whitney Museum of American Art 2003 0-87427-130-4 / 9780874271300 Cloth Very Good No Jacket Exhibition Catalogue 4to 
240 pages; well more than 200 illustrations, color and b&w. Published Writings by Nadelman; Endnotes; Bibliography; Exhibitions. An exquiste catalogue; Haskell's writing covers the sculptor's life, artistic formation and development. Discreet ink-stamp of the previous owner on the half-title page, otherwise the text block is unmarked, in fine condition. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Modern Artists on Art: Ten Unabridged Essays, Herbert, Robert L. (Edited by)
82 Herbert, Robert L. (Edited by) Modern Artists on Art: Ten Unabridged Essays
New York Prentice Hall 1986 0-13-586859-9 / 9780135868591 Printed Wrapper (softcover) Very Good 8vo 
150 pages. Essays by Gleizes & Metzinger ,1912; Kandinsky ,1913; Boccioni, 1913; Le Corbusier & Ozenfant, 1920; Klee, 1924; Malevich, !927; Gabo, 1937; Mondrian, 1937; Beckman, 1938; Moore, 1934, '37, '41. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The World of Hogarth: Lichtenberg's Commentaries on Hogarth's Engravings, Herdan, Innes and Gustav (translated from the German and introduction)
83 Herdan, Innes and Gustav (translated from the German and introduction) The World of Hogarth: Lichtenberg's Commentaries on Hogarth's Engravings
Cambridge The Riverside Press 1966 First Printing Cloth Very Good No Jacket 8vo 
297 pages; 26 b&w full-page illustrations. "A Harlot's Progress"; "Marriage--la-Mode": "Strolling Actresses Dressing in a Barn"; "A Midnight Modern Conversation or The Bacchanalians"; "A Rake's Progress"; "The Four Times of the Day". Boards lightlly soiled; clean within; tight binding. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Cities and Civilizations, Hibbert, Christopher
84 Hibbert, Christopher Cities and Civilizations
New York Weidenfeld and Nicolson 1986 1-55584-017-5 / 9781555840174 First Edition Cloth Fine Fine 4to 
256 pages; 35 color and 170 b&w illustrations. The Ancient City; The Developing City; The Modern City: this is Hibbert's general outline. Recommended. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Staind Glass: Music for the Eye, Hiil, Robert and Jill; Hans Halberstadt
85 Hiil, Robert and Jill; Hans Halberstadt Staind Glass: Music for the Eye
Oakland, California The Scrimshaw Press 1976 0912020458 / 9780912020457 Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Very Good Oblong 8vo 
108 pages; many dozens of color illustrations. Stained glass using various made-glasses: blown glass, machine made hammered glass, antique glass, shower door glass, etc. Some examples of 13th-century and later glass, then predominately modern stained glass by named artists and artisans. Clean throughout, tight binding. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Gaudi, Hitchcock, Henry-Russell
86 Hitchcock, Henry-Russell Gaudi
New York The Museum of Modern Art 1957 First Edition Printed Wrapper (softcover) Very Good Exhibition Catalogue 4to 
48 pages; 85 b&w illustrations. Clean and tight, about unblemished. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Marsden Hartley and the West: The Search for an American Modernism, Hole, Heather; Barbara Buhler Lynes (Preface)
87 Hole, Heather; Barbara Buhler Lynes (Preface) Marsden Hartley and the West: The Search for an American Modernism
New Haven Yale University Press 2007 0300121490 / 9780300121490 First Edition Cloth Fine Very Good 4to 
166 pages; 135 illustrations, color and b&w. Pastels and oil paintings "many of them rarely seen and previously unpublished." The author is assisatnt curator of the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum. The focus is on Marin's southwest landscapes. Clean and bright throughout; minor surface blemish to a top corner of the dustjacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Sculpture of Jacques Lipchitz, Hope, Henry R.
88 Hope, Henry R. The Sculpture of Jacques Lipchitz
New York The Museum of Modern Art 1954 First Edition Cloth Very Good Fair Exhibition Catalogue 4to 
96 pages; 100 b&w plates; bibliography; chronology. Clean throughout; tight binding; endpaper clipped at a corner. Half the front panel of the dustjacket was torn away; the remainder is preserved in a Brodart cover. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Sculpture of Jacques Lipchitz, Hope, Henry R.
89 Hope, Henry R. The Sculpture of Jacques Lipchitz
New York The Museum of Modern Art 1954 First Edition Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Very Good Exhibition Catalogue 4to 
96 pages; 100 b&w plates; bibliography; chronology. Clean and tight; spine lightly rubbed. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Modern Movement, Howarth, Thomas
90 Howarth, Thomas Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Modern Movement
London Routledge & Kegan Paul 1978 0710085389 / 9780710085382 Second Edition, Second Printing Cloth Very Good Very Good 4to 
335 pages followed by 96 plates; 28 text illustrations. Epilogue; extensive Chronological Table; Bibliography; Index. Howarth taught at the Glasgow School of Architecture and at the Glasgow School of Art from 1939 to 1946. His study of Mackintosh has been recognized as definitive. Clean throughout; tight binding. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Wild Duck and Other Plays by, Ibsen, Henrik; Eva Le Gallienne (Translated and Introduction)
91 Ibsen, Henrik; Eva Le Gallienne (Translated and Introduction) The Wild Duck and Other Plays by
New York The Modern Library 1961 no Cloth Very Good Very Good 7" x 4.75" 
499 pages. The Wild Duck; Pillars of Society; The Lady from the Sea; Little Eyolf; John Gabriel Borkman; When We Dead Awaken.. Clean and bright throughout; boards bright; binding tight. Jacket price-clipped, lightly faded and soiled. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The Comforts of Home: The American House and the Evolution of Modern Convenience, Ierley, Merritt
92 Ierley, Merritt The Comforts of Home: The American House and the Evolution of Modern Convenience
New York Three Rivers Press 1999 0-609-80752-8 / 9780609807521 First Paperback Edition Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) As New 8vo 
287 pages; numerous b&w illustrations. Household infrastructure: how it works and how it's changed. Science, technology, architecture, social, political and commercial affects. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Beauty and the Beene: a modern Legend, Jacobs, Laura
93 Jacobs, Laura Beauty and the Beene: a modern Legend
New York Harry N. Abrams 1999 0-8109-4020-5 / 9780810940208 First Edition Hard Cover - Pictorial Boards Fine Fine 8vo Sirichai (Drawings) 
Fanciful, poetic text combined with specially commissioned drawings of Geoffrey Beene's garments. 40 color illustrations. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Story of Painting: From Cave Painting to Modern Times, Janson, H. W. and Dora Jane Janson
94 Janson, H. W. and Dora Jane Janson The Story of Painting: From Cave Painting to Modern Times
New York Harry Abrams 1966 0-8109-2068-9 / 9780810920682 Cloth Very Good Good Folio 
168 pages. Beautifully illustrated with 65 full-page color reproductions, this is a handsome introduction to western painting especially for children. Boards are sunned along the top edge; jacket has small chips along the front edge. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Story of Painting: From Cave Painting to Modern Times, Janson, H. W. and Dora Jane Janson
95 Janson, H. W. and Dora Jane Janson The Story of Painting: From Cave Painting to Modern Times
New York Harry Abrams 1977 0-8109-2068-9 / 9780810920682 Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Very Good. Folio 
176 pages. Updated version of the Jansons' collaborative work, this is a beautifully illustrated introduction to the history of western painting, from prehistoric cave paintings to Pop Art. Nearly as new. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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London Heritage: The Changing Style of a City, Jenner, Michael (written and photographed by)
96 Jenner, Michael (written and photographed by) London Heritage: The Changing Style of a City
London Michael Joseph 1988 0718129032 / 9780718129033 First Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good 4to 
255 pages; numerous photographic illustrations; endpaper maps. The historical evolution of London from the Roman through the Middle Ages through the many monarchs to modern times. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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American Art Nouveau, Johnson, Diane Chalmers
97 Johnson, Diane Chalmers American Art Nouveau
New York Harry N. Abrams 1981 0-8109-0678-3 / 9780810906785 Second Printing Decorated cloth boards Very Good Very Good Folio 
312 pages; 394 illustrations. Chronology; Endnotes; Bibliography; Index. Thorough text; beautifully illustrated including many full-page color tipped-in plates. Nearly fine condition. Front panel of the dustjacket is faded unevenly. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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Alvar Aalto: Furniture and Glass, Johnson, J. Stewart (Curator of Design)
98 Johnson, J. Stewart (Curator of Design) Alvar Aalto: Furniture and Glass
New York The Museum of Modern Art 1984 Pictorial Wrapper (softcover) Good Exhibition Catalogue Square 4to 
24 pages; more than 30 b&w illustrations. Clean; corners lightly rolled; some soiling to the front cover. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Modern Architecture - International Exhibition, Johnson, Philip; Henry-Russell Hitchcock, Jr.; Lewis Mumford; Alfred H. Barr, Jr.(Foreword)
99 Johnson, Philip; Henry-Russell Hitchcock, Jr.; Lewis Mumford; Alfred H. Barr, Jr.(Foreword) Modern Architecture - International Exhibition
New York Museum of Modern Art 1932 no Cloth Good No Jacket Exhibition Catalogue 10" x 7 1/2" 
200 pages; well illustrated, black and white, throughout. Some say this exhibition was a "turning point" for American architecture, an enthusiastic showing of architecture designed by architects from sixteen countries, thus the International Style. Text focuses on nine. Ex Libris copy from a museum - not lending - library. Original wrappered volume bound in maroon cloth-covered boards. Embossed museum stamp appears on the front wrap, title page (cancelled) and on two other pages. Front and back panels of the original wraps are soiled; title page and next preliminary page are dusty; small-hand pencil notes along the inside margin of the preliminary. Text and illustrations are clean throughout, no tears. Front wrap and title page are pinched by the binding but the text opens nicely. Small stamp on the back endpaper, "Bound by U.S. Works Progress Administration for the ... Museum". 
Price: 350.00 USD
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Ambroise Vollard, Editeur: Prints, Books, Bronzes, Johnson, Una E.
100 Johnson, Una E. Ambroise Vollard, Editeur: Prints, Books, Bronzes
New York The Museum of Modern Art 1977 0-87070-062-6 / 9780870700620 Cloth Fine Very Good Catalogue Raisonne Square 8vo 
176 pages; 79 illustrations. Published concurrent with an exhibition of Vollard's editions, this is an expanded version of the Vollard Catalogue Raisonne published by Una Johnson in 1944. Clean and tight, nearly unblemished. The jacket has a small tear on the top edge. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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