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The Spirit of the Letter in Painting

By: Leymarie, Jean; James Emmons (Translated from the French by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hallmark Cards: 1961

Seller ID: 003130

Condition: Very Good


90 pages; more than 30 large tipped-in color plates. This is a beautiful book, the creation of and designed and produced by Albert Skira; color plates engraved in Paris; printed in Switzerland. The paintings of twenty-five artists are reproduced. The text considers the social history of letter writing from the 17th through the 19th centuries and its representation in art. A gift inscription is written on the front endpaper. View more info

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Marsden Hartley: American Modern

By: McDonnell, Patricia

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Minnesota, Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum: 2005

Seller ID: 003376

ISBN: 1-885116-128

Condition: Very Good


84 pages; 53 color plates, many full-page in this large format; text illustrations in the essay and in the chronology. The paintings are "Selections from the Ione and Hudson D. Walker Collection". The Walkers were donors of all the Hartley works, 61 paintings and 54 works on paper. This is the second catalogue for the second tour of this exhibition; it is not identical to the 1997 catalogue. Clean throughout, no marks or tears. View more info

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The World of Delacroix: 1798-1863

By: Prideaux, Tom

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1966

Seller ID: 002778

Condition: Fine


196 pages; numerous color and b&w illustrations. Well done, enjoyably readable primer on the subject; one of the series Time-Life Library of Art in a paperboard slipcase with applied color illustration: book and slipcase "as new". View more info

Image for Spanish Painters (1850-1950): In Search of Light

Spanish Painters (1850-1950): In Search of Light

By: Saavedra, Santiago (Editor); Ana Vázquez de Parga (Foreword)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: P.E.A.C.E. Programa Español de Accion Cultural en el Exterior: 1984

Seller ID: 003234

ISBN: 84-85290-40-2

Condition: Very Good


115 pages; 57 color plates. 24 artists represented. Essays by M.a Elena Gómez Moreno, Joaquín de la Puente, Francisco Calvo Serraller, A.M. Campoy. B&W photos of the artists in studio or in social settings; biographies of the artists. Clean: no marks, writing or names are found. English text. View more info

Image for Vermeer, 1632-1675 - Veiled Emotions

Vermeer, 1632-1675 - Veiled Emotions

By: Schneider, Norbert

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Köln, Benedikt Taschen: 1994

Seller ID: 002508

ISBN: 3822890464

Condition: Very Good


96 pages; numerous color illustrations. View more info

Image for The World of Watteau: 1684-1721

The World of Watteau: 1684-1721

By: Schneider, Pierre

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1967

Seller ID: 002779

Condition: Fine


192 pages; numerous color and b&w illustrations. Well done, enjoyably readable primer on the subject; one of the series Time-Life Library of Art in a paperboard slipcase with applied color illustration: book and slipcase "as new". View more info

Image for The Changing Image: Studies in Paintings Conservation / The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin

The Changing Image: Studies in Paintings Conservation / The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin

By: Sonnenburg, Hubert von

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1993

Seller ID: 002687

Condition: Very Good


52 pages; 6 essays by 5 different members of the Conservation Dept.; illustrated throughout. The Met Bulletin, Winter 1993/94. View more info

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Eugene Speicher

By: Speicher, Eugene

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, American Artists Group: 1945

Seller ID: 004898

ISBN: no

Condition: Good


Monograph Number 7 of the American Artists Group series. Numerous black&white illustrations of works, many including ownership; color frontispiece. Chronology; Clubs and Associations; Awards at the back. Worn at the spine; clean within, no marks. View more info

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Frederic Taubes

By: Taubes, Frederic

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, American Artists Group: 1946

Seller ID: 004899

ISBN: no

Condition: Good


Monograph Number 20 of the American Artists Group series. Numerous black&white illustrations of works, many including ownership; color frontispiece. Biography at the back. Worn at the edges; clean within, no marks. View more info

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Jan Vermeer of Delft

By: Thienen, Frithjof van, Ph. D.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1949

Edition: 1st American Edition

Seller ID: 002669

Condition: Very Good


24 pages followed by a section of 29 b&w plates; 8 full-page color plates with the text. View more info

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Nicolas Poussin / Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin

By: Thompson, James

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1992

Seller ID: 002828

Condition: Very Good.


56 pages; well illustrated in color and in b&w. MMA Bulletin Winter 1992/1993. Small rubber stamp, "Print Art Reference Library" on the title page, otherwise clean and tight. View more info

Image for The World of Leonardo, 1452-1519

The World of Leonardo, 1452-1519

By: Wallace, Robert

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1966

Seller ID: 002569

Condition: Fine


192 pages; numerous illustrations of Leonardo's works. View more info

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The World of Leonardo: 1452-1519

By: Wallace, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1966

Seller ID: 002783

Condition: Fine


192 pages; numerous color and b&w illustrations. Well done, enjoyably readable primer on the subject; one of the series Time-Life Library of Art in a sturdy paperboard slipcase with applied color illustration: book and slipcase "as new". View more info

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Reverse Paintings on Glass: The Mildred Lee Ward Collection

By: Ward, Mildred Lee

Price: $60.00

Publisher: The University of Kansas, Lawrence, The Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art: 1978

Seller ID: 003345

Condition: Very Good


128 pages; 16 color plates; more than 50 b&w illustrations. A thorough historical and place-of-origin overview of the subject. A Catalogue of the Collection. American Museums Listing of Reverse Paintings on Glass identifies, locates, and briefly describes 759 reverse paintings on glass. A final section addresses conservation followed by bibliography. A biographical sketch of the author is loosely inserted. View more info

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The World of Rubens: 1577-1640

By: Wedgwood, C.V.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1967

Seller ID: 002780

Condition: Fine


192 pages; numerous color and b&w illustrations. Well done, enjoyably readable primer on the subject; one of the series Time-Life Library of Art in a paperboard slipcase with applied color illustration: book and slipcase "as new". View more info

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John Singer Sargent in The Metropolitan Museum of Art / Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin

By: Weinberg, H. Barbara and Stephanie L. Herdrich

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art: 2000

Seller ID: 003233

Condition: Very Good.


64 pages. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin Spring 2000. 71 illustrations, mostly color; two b&w photos of Sargent at opposite ends of his career; bibliography. View more info