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Image for Raphael Soyer, Drawings and Watercolors

Raphael Soyer, Drawings and Watercolors

By: Foster, Joseph K.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Crown: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by the artist.

Seller ID: 003087

Condition: Fine


26 pages followed by 124 plates: 52 watercolors in color; 72 drawings in b&w. Soyer drew for many years before he turned to painting. The front free endpaper has a full-page original drawing of a nude inscribed by Soyer to friends. The jacket is chipped at the spinehead and reinforced from the back with tape. Soyer's NYTimes obituary is laid-in loosely at the back. View more info

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John Storrs

By: Frackman, Noel

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, Whitney Museum of American Art: 1986

Seller ID: 003057

ISBN: 0-87427-051-0

Condition: Very Good


143 pages; 145 illustrations; chronology; exhibiton list; bibliography. The early twentieth-century artist and sculptor of abstract, geometric and architectural Modernist forms. View more info

Image for The Warhol Look: Glamour, Style, Fashion

The Warhol Look: Glamour, Style, Fashion

By: Francis, Mark and Margery King; Hilton Als; [et al]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown / Bullfinch Press: 1997

Seller ID: 003738

ISBN: 0821225294

Condition: Very Good


304 pages; numerous color illustrations and reproductions. Published on occasion of the exhibition of the same name as the book. View more info

Image for William Merritt Chase - Modern American Landscapes, 1886-1890

William Merritt Chase - Modern American Landscapes, 1886-1890

By: Gallati, Barbara Dayer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brooklyn Museum of Art: 1999

Seller ID: 003797

ISBN: 0872731405

Condition: Fine


192 pages; 54 color plates, 70 b&w text illustrations. Gallati's text is thorough. Much covers Chase's painting in Brooklyn and Manhattan: The Brooklyn Navy Yard; Coney Island; Brooklyn seascapes; Central Park Bibliography. View more info

Image for Georgia O'Keeffe: Natural Issues, 1918-1924

Georgia O'Keeffe: Natural Issues, 1918-1924

By: Goethals, Marion M.; Charles C. Eldredge (essay)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Williamstown, Mass, Williams College Museum of Art: 1992

Seller ID: 004801

ISBN: 0913697087

Condition: Fine


43 pages with 15 text illutrations followed by the catalog of 13 plates. The Skunk Cabbage series of paintings. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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Three Centuries of American Art

By: Goodrich, Lloyd

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Praeger: 1966

Seller ID: 002938

Condition: Very Good


156 pages; 130 illustrations, 40 in color. Goodrich was Director of the Whitney Museum of American Art; "the book is based on the large historic exhibition marking the opening of the new home of the Whitney." A small white spot on the tail of the spine. View more info

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Winslow Homer

By: Goodrich, Lloyd

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, Whitney Museum of American Art: 1973

Seller ID: 003408

ISBN: 0821205277

Condition: Very Good


143 pages; numerous illustrations, color and b&w. Homer's development from childhood; his printwork, including his wood engravings for Harper's Weekly, watercolors and oils. Edges of covers are lightly worn; clean and tight within. View more info

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Richard Pousette-Dart

By: Gordon, John; Lloyd Goodrich (Foreword)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Whitney Museum of American Art: 1963

Seller ID: 004959

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


55 pages; 39 plates, color and b&w; Catalogue list of 43 works; Chronology; Selecterd Bibliography."For over twenty years (artist) has been an important figure in the development of abstract painting in the United States. ... this monograph published on the occasion of the first retrospective exhibition of the artst's work ...."(Foreword) Clean, flat and tight; edges rubbed. View more info

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Portraits of Poets

By: Graubart, Rose

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Martin, Tennessee Poetry Press: 1970

Seller ID: 003410

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


24 portraits of as many poets in charcoal, pencil or black ink. Foreword by poet, Stephen Mooney. Biographical sketch of Graubart. View more info

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Thomas Anshutz: Artist and Teacher

By: Griffin, Randall C.; William Innes Homer (Preface)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Seattle, Heckscher Museum w/ University of Washington Press: 1994

Seller ID: 002949

ISBN: 0-295-97413-3

Condition: Fine


144 pages; 30 color plates; b&w text illustrations. Published in conjunction with an exhibition, The Art of Thomas Anshutz. Endnotes; Bibliography; Checklist; Index. View more info

Image for Beyond the Frame : American Art 1960-1990

Beyond the Frame : American Art 1960-1990

By: Gumpert, Lynn (guest curator); [et al]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Committee for Beyond the Frame: 1991

Seller ID: 000057

Condition: Very Good.


211 pages. 91 works by about 30 contemporary American artists. Exhibited at three museums in Japan in 1991. Text simultaneously in Japanese and English. The catalogue, itself, is a nice and interesting production. View more info

Image for Twachtman in Gloucester: His Last Years, 1900-1902

Twachtman in Gloucester: His Last Years, 1900-1902

By: Hale, John Douglas; Richard J. Boyle; William H. Gerdts

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New York, Universe / Ira Spanierman Gallery: 1987

Seller ID: 003126

ISBN: 0-87663-526-5

Condition: Very Good


88 pages; b&w text illustrations; full-page photo-portrait of the artist; 19 full-page color plates with catalogue entries. Three essays: Gloucester and its role as an art center; the phases of Twachtman's career; Twachtman's work as compared to other contemporary Gloucester artists. Most reproductions are Gloucester harbor scenes View more info

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Tools as Art: The Hechinger Collection

By: Hamill, Pete; John Hechinger (Foreword)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1995

Seller ID: 003140

ISBN: 0-8109-2641-5

Condition: Very Good


206 pages; the products of dozens of artists, more tha 150, illustrated in color. Artwork of tools, with tools, tools; painting, sculpture, prints, photographs. Artists' biographies follow the illustrations. Clean and tight; nearly fine condition. View more info

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Pre-Twentieth Century American and European Painting and Sculpture - The Boston Athenaeum Collection

By: Harding, Jonathan P. ; Harry L. Katz

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston, The Boston Athenaeum: 1984

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 003046

ISBN: 0-934552-43-6

Condition: Very Good


185 pages; 152 b&w plates; Index of Portraits; Index of Collections and Donors. Most catalogue entries are comprehensive. Gilt titles on dark gray boards; nearly fine. View more info

Image for The Photographic Experience 1839-1914: Images and Attitudes

The Photographic Experience 1839-1914: Images and Attitudes

By: Henisch, Heinz K. and Bridget A.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: University Park, PA, The Pennsylvania State University Press , Penn State Press: 1994

Seller ID: 003808

ISBN: 0-271-00930-6

Condition: Fine


472 pages. Images by the ever busy Anonymous, this is a complilation of American photographs primarily from the 19th century. An eclectic combination, it demonstrates that present-day uses of the photographic medium - for advertising, war reporting, tourism, recording celebrities - were the same in the previous century. View more info

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Mary Frank

By: Herrera, Hayden

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003361

ISBN: 0-8109-3301-2

Condition: Fine


148 pages; 142 illustrations, color and b&w: artworks, biographical photos, gallery and studio views, stage sets. The focus is on Frank's sculpture, but there is much of her drawings, monoprints and paintings. Chronolgy, Bibliography, Exhibition History. Clean throughout. View more info

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Dorothea Lange: American Photographs

By: Heyman, Therese Thau; et al

Price: $28.00

Publisher: San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Art: 1994

Seller ID: 003367

ISBN: 0-8118-0725-8

Condition: Very Good.


192 pages with 165 duotone illustrations. The exhibition was the first major retrospective of Lange's work to include in-depth historical analysis and evaluation of her oeuvre. Essays by Sandra Phillips, John Szarkowski, and Heyman. View more info

Image for New Eyes on America: The Genius of Richard Caton Woodville

New Eyes on America: The Genius of Richard Caton Woodville

By: Heyrman, Joy Peterson with contributions by Marie-Stephanie Delamaire, Eric Gordon, Seth Rockman, Jochen Wierich

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Baltimore, The Walters Art Museum: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004987

ISBN: 0300194501

Condition: Fine


144 pages; 16 full-page color plates; many other illustrations. Short-lived mid-nineteenth-century Baltimore artist who painted interior and exterior scenes usually of two or more people in some sort of exchange. Critics praise his composition and use of color. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

Image for Roy Lichtenstein - Brushstrokes: Four Decades

Roy Lichtenstein - Brushstrokes: Four Decades

By: Hickey, Dave (Essay by)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Zurich / New York, De Pury & Luxembourg / Mitchell-Innes & Nash: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003350

ISBN: 3-909439012

Condition: Fine


88 pages; 33 color plates, one fold-out; paintings and sculpture, 1959-1996; text illustrations, Lichtenstein at work. The record of an exhibition at de Pury & Luxembourg, Zurich. View more info

Image for Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory : The Civil War in Art

Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory : The Civil War in Art

By: Holzer, Harold, and Mark E. Neely, Jr.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Orion Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000064

ISBN: 0-517-58448-4

Condition: Very Good


336 pages, hundreds of color illustrations. Both authors have extensive experience with Civil War history. ".. unique blend of narrative and art appreciation makes the book a must...." (James McPherson). Includes works by many artists, major and minor, including Homer, Bierstadt, and Manet. View more info