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Image for Frederic Edwin Church: Romantic Landscapes and Seascapes

Frederic Edwin Church: Romantic Landscapes and Seascapes

By: Carr, Gerald L.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Adelson Galleries: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003416

ISBN: 0974162175

Condition: Fine


136 pages; 37 large color Catalogue plates; numerous color and b&w text illustrations. The author is head of the Frederic Edwin Church Catalogue Raisonné Project: he contributes 3 essays offering historical and biographical backgrounds on nineteenth-century art and Church's development within it. View more info

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Jim Dine: Walking Memory, 1959-1969

By: Celant, Germano and Clare Bell (organized by and essays by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Guggenheim Museum: 1999

Seller ID: 003725

ISBN: 0892072156

Condition: Fine


246 pages; 155 color reproductions; b&w photo-illustrations. Essays, Interview, Dine's Writings, Chronology, Bibliography. Clean throughout, unmarked. View more info

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Carl Rice Embrey, A Retrospective

By: Chiego, William J.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Texas, The McNay Art Museum: 1997

Seller ID: 003794

ISBN: 0916677370

Condition: Very Good


107 pages; 60 color plates. Essay ; "A Coversation with Carl Rice Embrey"; Chronology. Clean throughout. View more info

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Twilight of Arcadia: American Landscape Painters in Rome, 1830-1880

By: Coffey, John W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brunswick, Maine, Bowdoin College Museum of Art: 1987

Seller ID: 003688

ISBN: 0916606147

Condition: Very Good


90 pages; 28 paintings, 8 color plates, 28 b&w. Bibliography. View more info

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In Praise of America: American Decorative Arts, 1650-1830

By: Cooper, Wendy A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1980

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 003016

ISBN: 0-394-50994-3

Condition: Very Good


280 pages; numerous illustrations, color and b&w. Extensive essay appraising American decorative arts; setting in context the 1929 Girl Scouts Loan Exhibition; moving on to developments since. View more info

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World War I and American Art

By: Cozzolino, Robert, Anne Classen Knutson, David M. Lubin (Editors); Rbert Cozzolino, Pearl Jones, Amy Helene Kirschke, Anne Classen Knutson, et al. (Essays)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Princeton and Oxford, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts with Princeton University Press: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004816

ISBN: 0691172692

Condition: Fine


320 pages; 229 color, 63 b&w illustrations. Ambitious project, informative historically and for the present time. The power of art. Beautiful, too. Clean throughout; tight binding; small bump at top corner of front board. As new. View more info

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Arts De L'Amerique

By: d'Harcourt, Raoul; Emmanuel Sougez (Photographies)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Paris, Les Éditions du Chène: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004440

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


200 pages; 160 illustrations, most are b&w. Arts from the whole of the American continents. Clean throughout; tight binding. French text. View more info

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Andy Warhol

By: Danto, Arthur C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003860

ISBN: 0300135556

Condition: Fine


162 pages; b&w illustrations. "Danto traces the evolution of the pop artist, including his early reception, relationships with artists, and the Factory phenomenon. ... offers close readings of individual Warhol works." The author is art critic for The Nation and professor of philosophy at Columbia. View more info

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Frederic Church, Winslow Homer and Thomas Moran: Tourism and the American Landscape

By: Davidson, Gail S., Dr.; Floramae McCarron-Cates; Dr. Barbara Bloemink; Dr. Sarah Burns; Dr. Karal Ann Marling

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Bulfinch Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004870

ISBN: 0821257862

Condition: Fine


180 pages; 200 illustrations, b&w and color. Prepared for the exhibition mounted by the Smithsonian's Cooper Hewitt, National Design Museum. Post Civil War the three painters participated with other in painting, thereby advertising, the landscape of the United States, especially its wonders. National pride took hold and landscape tourism followed. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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The American Heritage History of The Artists' America

By: Davidson, Marshall B.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, American Heritage Publishing Co.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003801

ISBN: 0070154376

Condition: Very Good


416 pages; numerous illustrations, color and b&w. "Every school, classification and style of American Painting is represented and defined, including Hudson River, luminist, primitive, realist, Ash Can, impressionist, trompe l'oeil, cubist, futurist, abstract impressionist, minimal. Sculpture and prints range in style and period, also. Pages and illustrations are nearly fine; a gift inscription on the front free endpaper. Boards and binding are clean, bright and tigh... View more info

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Intimate Impressions: Monotypes and Paintings by Jack Boul

By: Denker, Eric

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washiington, D.C., The Corcoran Gallery of Art: 2000

Seller ID: 005052

ISBN: 088675061X

Condition: Fine


96 pages; 152 illustrations. Landscapes, human suffering, wheelbarrows, cows, people at leisure. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

Image for Everett Shinn, 1876-1953 - A Figure in His Time

Everett Shinn, 1876-1953 - A Figure in His Time

By: DeShazo, Edith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Clarkson N. Potter: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004420

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


236 pages; numerous illustrations most b&w, about 20 color. Painter, mural painter, "designs women's hats, decorated the Belasco's Theatre, does wood carving, makes furniture, has written successful plays, been an actor, an engineer, an editor, and enough other things ...." A biography, including New Jersey hometown, four wives, four divorces, painter friends, non-painter friends, style. Appendices: Important paintings by location; life chronology; exhibitions; ... View more info

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Catlin and His Contemporaries: The Politics of Patronage

By: Dippie, Brian W.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lincoln and Cambridge, Mass., University of Nebraska Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003274

ISBN: 0-8032-1683-1

Condition: Very Good


553 pages; 125 b&w text illustrations; 16 color plates. The exploration of how George Catlin made a living from his work: the web of "artists' relationships with government officials, members of Congress, businessmen, antiquarians and literati, kings and queens, and the Indians themselves." Clean throughout. View more info

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Federal Furniture

By: Dunbar, Michael

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Newton, Connecticut, The Taunton Press: 1986

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 004405

ISBN: 0918804485

Condition: Very Good


184 pages. Numerous illustrations, all b&w, detailed photographs of construction methods with full captions and measured drawings of 20 pieces of Federal-period furniture. Dunbar is a cabinetmaker; he provides substantial text about each piece. Light wrinkles on the bottom margin of the front cover. Otherwise fine condition : clean throughout; tight binding; pages crisp and flat. View more info

Image for Claude Raguet Hirst: Transforming the American Still Life

Claude Raguet Hirst: Transforming the American Still Life

By: Evans, Martha M.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ohio / New York, Columbus Museum of Art / Hudson Hills Press: 2004

Seller ID: 003415

ISBN: 0918881552

Condition: Very Good


143 pages; 60 illustrations, most are large color plates; Chronology; Catalogue of Known Works, which contains many color illustrations; Bibliography. Preface by Barbara Novak. The author curated the exhibition and wrote her Columbia Univ. doctoral thesis on Hirst. Ex-Library: small ink stamp on the half-title page with 'withdrawn'. No other marks, books is otherwise in fine condition. View more info

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Painting Summer in New England

By: Fairbrother, Trevor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Salem, Mass. / New Haven, Peabody Essex Museum / Yale University Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002428

ISBN: 0875772048

Condition: Fine


134 pages; 89 color plates; bibliography. Paintings seemingly represent every major artist who has ever painted Connecticut and north. After the plates "A Selection of Poems" by Elizabeth Bishop, Amy Lowell, Marsden Hartley, Fairfield Porter, and others. View more info

Image for Masters of Color and Light: Homer, Sargent, and the American Watercolor Movement

Masters of Color and Light: Homer, Sargent, and the American Watercolor Movement

By: Ferber, Linda S. and Barbara Dayer Gallati

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Brooklyn Museum of Art: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002860

ISBN: 1-56098-572-0

Condition: Fine


224 pages; 150 works reproduced in color; additional b&w illustrations. Chronology of the American Watercolor Movement; Index of Artists in the Exhibition; Index. View more info

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Norman Rockwell's America

By: Finch, Christopher

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002944

ISBN: 0-8109-0454-3

Condition: Fine


314 pages; 659 illustrations, including 129 color. Illustrations include a pictorial review of the Saturday Evening Post covers. Index to Illustrations. Bright red cloth-covered boards with white and blue titles. Jacket protected in a poly cover. View more info

Image for Judith Rothschild: An Artist's Search

Judith Rothschild: An Artist's Search

By: Flam, Jack

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Hudson Hills Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003389

ISBN: 1555951503

Condition: Fine


168 pages; 48 color plates; numerous b&w text illustrations. Chronology; Collections; Bibliography. The life of the artist and the development of her cultural loves: painting, music, writing. Clean throughout View more info

Image for Charles E. Burchfield: Watercolors

Charles E. Burchfield: Watercolors

By: Fleischman, Lawrence A. (Foreword)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Kennedy Galleries: 1974

Seller ID: 003310

Condition: Very Good


25 illustrations, color and b&w. Small chip at the top corner of the front cover, otherwise clean and tight throughout. View more info