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William Bailey on Paper

By: Wilkin. Karen (Essay)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Betty Cunningham Gallery: 2006

Seller ID: 004623

ISBN: 0975906593

Condition: Fine


70 pages; more than 30 reproductions: pencil, tempera, graphite, etching and aquatint. Photo of the artist with granddaughter. Clean throughout. View more info

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Compass and Clock: Defining Moments in American Culture: 1800 - 1850 - 1900

By: Wilmerding, John

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Harry Abrams: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000418

ISBN: 0-8109-4096-5

Condition: As New


256 pages. An overlay of American art on the culture, including literature, poetry, architecture, music and the national vision. View more info

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An American Perspective: Nineteenth-Century Art from the collection of Jo Ann & Julian Ganz, Jr.

By: Wilmerding, John; Linda Ayres; Earl A. Powell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washiington, University Press of New England/National Gallery of Art: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001133

ISBN: 0-87451-221-2

Condition: Very Good


180 pages. 100 illustrations, about half are color, among the essays; a catalogue section follows with many black and white thumbnail illustrations. Within the catalogue section two pages have creases and repaired tears at their corners. Otherwise, clean and tight. View more info

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The Forgotten Collector, Augustus Wollaston Franks of the British Museum

By: Wilson, David M.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Thames and Hudson: 1985

Edition: 1st U.S Edition

Seller ID: 004112

ISBN: 0500550166

Condition: Fine


64 pages; 39 b&w illustrations. Franks was Keeper of British and Medieval Antiquities and Ethnography for the British Museum during the 19th Century; he is responsible for the purchase of many of its treasures. The author is Director of the British Museum at time of publication. View more info

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Islamic Designs for Artists and Craftspeople

By: Wilson, Eva

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Dover: 1988

Seller ID: 002053

ISBN: 0-486-25819-x

Condition: Fine


100 pages; 280 illustrations. Unabridged republication of a work originally published by the British Museum. View more info

Image for Islamic Art - One hundred Plates in Colour With an Introductory Essay on Islamic Art

Islamic Art - One hundred Plates in Colour With an Introductory Essay on Islamic Art

By: Wilson, Ralph Pinder

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004603

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


25 pages text followed by plates. Plates are full page, color, on clean coated paper; details on the opposite (verso) page. Objects include ceramic sculptures as well as dishes, bowls and bottles; fabrics, including silk twills, embroidered silk, silk tapestry, satin, satin tissue, velvet, carpets. Clean throughout; pages bright and flat; only very mild age-toning to edges of the plates. Jacket rubbed along edges and chipped at top of the spine. View more info

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The Machine Age in America: 1918-1941

By: Wilson, Richard Guy; Dianne H. Pilgrim; Dickran Tashjian

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Brooklyn Museum with Harry N. Abrams: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001182

ISBN: 0-8109-1421-2

Condition: Fine


376 pages; 400 illustrations, including 55 color plates; many illustrations are b/w photographs, which show the items or the scenes to advantage. "The first book and exhibition to examine within their social and cultural context the full range of American art and artifacts of this period." The exhibition examines the machine as a major motivating force behind cultural change and artistic development of early twentieth century. View more info

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Tate Gallery: An Illustrated Companion

By: Wilson, Simon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tate Gallery: 1996

Seller ID: 001795

ISBN: 1-85437-058-8

Condition: Fine


312 pages; thoroughly illustrated in color. A record of the Tate's collections divided into 37 sections, each section a particular genre or period is represented by up to five major works which are discussed and illustrated. View more info

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Manet: The Execution of Maximilian - Painting, Politics, and Censorship

By: Wilson-Bareau, Juliet; John House; Douglas Johnson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, National Gallery Publications: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002219

ISBN: 0-691-03209-2

Condition: Fine


138 pages; 115 illustrations, color and b&w; Provenance and Exhibition History of the Maximilian Paintings; Chronology 1821-84 (global historic events); Bibliography. An exhibition of Manet's three Maximilian Paintings, the first time since his death and an examination of the political import of the paintings and of the execution, itself. View more info

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Painting and Poetry: Turner's Verse Book and His Work of 1804-1812

By: Wilton, Andrew

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Tate Gallery: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001418

ISBN: 1-85437-045-6

Condition: Very Good


181 pages; 67 catalogued paintings illustrated in black-and-white with text; transcriptions of verse; 35 color plates and additional black-and-white illustrations in the text preceding the catalogue. While conceding that Turner was a poetaster the exhibition of poems with paintings as Turner would have intended may illuminate his thinking for us. Fine except for a crease in the corner of the back wrap panel. View more info

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Attention to Detail

By: Wise, Herbert H.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Quick Fox: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002261

ISBN: 0-8256-3171-8

Condition: Very Good


159 pages; color illustrations throughout. A picture book of design ideas for every room of the house: from hooks and hinges to tubs and toilets. View more info

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Ceská Secese

By: Wittlich, Petr

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Praha, Odeon: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004382

ISBN: no

Condition: Fine


414 pages; 320 illustrations, color and b&w. The 1890s to 1910, the Czech Art Nouveau. Endnotes, bibliography, index. Entirely in Czech except for brief summaries - Russian, English, German - at the back. Clean and bright throughout; tight binding. Dustjacket has a minor blemish at the tail. View more info

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Prague, Fin de Siècle

By: Wittlich, Petr

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Paris, Flammarion: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004383

ISBN: 2080135341

Condition: Fine


278 pages; numerous unnumbered illustrations, color and b&w, including full-page (12"x9") color photos of architecture and decorative arts. Wittlich is a scholar of the progressions of Czech art, especially this period of the 1890s to 1910. Clean and bright throughout; tight binding; beautifully produced. View more info

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The Art of Egypt - The Time of the Pharaohs

By: Woldering, Irmgard

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Greystone Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000793

Condition: Very Good


256 pages. 65 color illustrations, many black and white text illustrations. A few pencil marks in 'Contents'. Otherwise clean and tight. View more info

Image for Domenico Tiepolo: Drawings, Prints, and Paintings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art / Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin

Domenico Tiepolo: Drawings, Prints, and Paintings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art / Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin

By: Wolk-Simon, Linda

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1996

Seller ID: 001849

Condition: Very Good.


68 pages, generously illustrated in color and duotone. MMA Bulletin Winter 1996/97. Clean and tight, nearly as new. View more info

Image for Raphael at the Metropolitan: The Colonna Altarpiece

Raphael at the Metropolitan: The Colonna Altarpiece

By: Wolk-Simon, Linda

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 2006

Seller ID: 004204

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


76 pages; illustrated throughout, color and b&w. Published on the occasion of the exhibition that "reunited all seven parts of the altarpiece fro the first time since the seventeenth century; the two main panels of the Metropolitan together with the five components of its predella, divided among the Metropolitan, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, the National Gallery in London and the Dulwich Picture Gallery in London." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin,... View more info

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Interiors and Exteriors:Contemporary Realist Prints

By: Wood, Jeryldene

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Yale University Art Gallery: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004540

ISBN: 0894690417

Condition: Very Good


59 pages; 16 b&w plates; 45 catalogued prints. Informative and probing introduction and essay explores the tension between realism and abstraction for artists in the 1970s focusing on those included in this exhibition: Porter, Estes, Freilicher, Welliver, Katz, Pearlstein, Cottingham, Bechtle, Baeder, Haas, Celmins, Mangold. Clean throughout, tight binding. View more info

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The Cabinet Picture: Dutch and Flemish Masters of the Seventeenth Century

By: Wright, Christopher

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Richard Green: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004073

ISBN: 0953524000

Condition: Very Good


216 pages; nearly 80 paintings in color arranged by collector. The collector, the artist and the work are described with brief entries. Roughly 55 artists are included. On the whole this is an extraordinarily comprehensive work of assembly of images and information on these small paintings. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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How to Paint in Water-Colours

By: Wyeth, Paul; Frederick Beddington (Foreword)

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Paul Elek Limited: 1975

Seller ID: 004626

ISBN: 0236308882

Condition: Very Good


95 pages; color and b&w illustrations. "an extraordinarily practical understanding of the beginner's difficulties." "Commencing with some hints on the kind of equipment the beginner needs ...." Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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Design for Life

By: Yelavich, Susan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum and Rizzoli: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002202

ISBN: 0-910503-64-8

Condition: Fine


192 pages; filled with color illustrations. Published to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the museum. View more info