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Image for Paul Mellon's Legacy: A Passion for British Art

Paul Mellon's Legacy: A Passion for British Art

By: Anonymous (Christie's)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Yale Center for British Art: 2007

Seller ID: 004130

ISBN: no

Condition: Fine


23 pages; 9 color illustrations, b&w photo of Mr. Mellon. On the occasion of the thirtieth anniversary of the founding of the Yale Center Center for British Art and remembering its founder. This small volume is an appreciation of the association with Mellon and a brief survey of his life and the Center's collection. View more info

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Visões do Rio na coleção GEYER

By: Anonymous (Geyer)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Rio de Janeiro, Museo Imperial: 2000

Seller ID: 005104

ISBN: no

Condition: Fine


18 color cards reproducing as many Geyer's paintings - postcards - bound in color card wrappers. Souvenir of the exhibition which displayed 173 of Geyer's works which focused on the river. Easily detached from the binding. View more info

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Arts & Crafts in Britain and America

By: Anscombe, Isabelle; Charlotte Gere

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold Company: 1983

Edition: First United States Edition

Seller ID: 004417

ISBN: 0442208081

Condition: Fine


232 pages; 334 illustrations, including 60 color. A thorough survey of the designers and manufacturers of the furniture, stained glass, pottery, metalwork, textiles from the inception of the movement to its decline. Clean throughout; as new. View more info

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Art of the Maya

By: Anton, Ferdinand

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson: 1970

Edition: 1st American Edition

Seller ID: 000238

Condition: Very Good


344 pages. Some fading to edge of pages. 365 illustrations; 37 full color. Survey of the Maya from their origins in the second millenium B.C. through their emergence and final conquest by the Spanish in the 16th century of the Common Era. View more info

Image for MIRÓ, The Experience of Seeing. Late Works, 1963-1981

MIRÓ, The Experience of Seeing. Late Works, 1963-1981

By: Aparicio, Carmen Fernández; Belén Galán Martin; [et al]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Seattle Art Museum w/ Museo Nacional Central de Arts Reina Sofia: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005168

ISBN: 0300204795

Condition: Fine


104 pages; numerous full-page color illustrations. A section of text includes conversation with a "militant young filmaker " of Miró's time, anit-Franco, who encountered Miró. Clean and bright throughout. View more info

Image for The Expressionist Landscape: North American Modernist Painting, 1920-1947

The Expressionist Landscape: North American Modernist Painting, 1920-1947

By: Appelhof, Ruth Stevens; Cumbee Wilson; Barbara Haskell; Jeffrey R. Hayes

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, Birmingham Museum of Art: 1988

Seller ID: 004524

ISBN: 0295966912

Condition: Very Good


216 pages; 132 illustrations, color and b&w; Checklist of 95 paintings; Bibliography is extensive. The artists: Avery; Bloch; Bluemner; Burchfield; Carr; Dove; Harris; Hartley; Jonson; Maurer; Marin;mNeel; O'Keefffe; Tobey; Weber; Weston; Zorach. Clean and bright throughout; light bend to the top corner pages 150-end; covers rubbed. View more info

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Churches of France (Fifty-One Reproductions of Etchings and Drawings)

By: Arms, Dorothy Noyes (Text); John Taylor Arms (Fifty-One Reproductions of Etchings and Drawings)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002348

Condition: Very Good


179 pages. Spine faded with light wear to the head and foot; boards lightly soiled. View more info

Image for Jean Dubuffet, Grafik / Gravures et Lithograhies

Jean Dubuffet, Grafik / Gravures et Lithograhies

By: Arnaud, Noël

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Denmark, Silkeborg Museum: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004238

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


256 pages; numerous images reproduced; 509 catalogued works. Arnaud offers an introductory essay in Danish repeated at the back in French. Laid-in loosely is a leaf folded octavo and edges unopened with corrections and a long note by Dubuffet in French remarking on Asger Jorn, the museum and his own work. He ends by wishing 'bon chance' to this 'little book'. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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An Egyptian Bestiary / The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin

By: Arnold, Dorothea

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1995

Seller ID: 001867

Condition: Very Good.


64 pages; profusely illustrated in color. The Met's zoo, includes a relative of William, the mascot blue hippo.; Bibliography. MMA Bulletin Spring 1995. Some underlining, but neat; likely a scholar, or a docent. View more info

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An Exhibition of Modern Japanese Calligraphy Specially Organized for U.S. Display

By: Asano, Hiromu (translator)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Asahi Shimbun Publishing Co.: 1963

Seller ID: 000291

Condition: Good.


56 pages. Exhibition catalogue of works of 26 contemporary Japanese calligraphers. Entries include identification of the ideographs, the literal meaning and acrediting the text. Often includes the calligrapher's comments. Photo portraits of the calligraphers. View more info

Image for High Art and Low Life: The Studio and the Fin de Siecle

High Art and Low Life: The Studio and the Fin de Siecle

By: Ashwin, Clive; Peter Rose; Lionl Lambourne; Bill North; [et al]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washiington, D.C., The Arthur M. Sackler Foundation: 1993

Edition: Special Centenary Number 201

Seller ID: 004071

ISBN: 0039-4114

Condition: Very Good


144 pages; numerous illustrations, b&w and color. Incorporates the Catalogue to the Exhibition, High Art and Low Life: The Studio and the Arts of the 1890s. Previous owners small label on page 1, otherwise fine throughout. View more info

Image for Dialogue with Nature: Landscape and Literature in Nineteenth-Century America

Dialogue with Nature: Landscape and Literature in Nineteenth-Century America

By: Asleson, Robyn; Barbara Moore

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., The Corcoran Gallery of Art: 1985

Seller ID: 004248

ISBN: 0886750199

Condition: Very Good


48 pages; color illustrations. "... the connections between art, literature and thought which characterized this period of intense cultural development and evolving national identity." View more info

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Art of the Arab World

By: Atil, Esin

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Freer Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution: 1975

Seller ID: 002111

Condition: Fine


154 pages; 80 objects, including ceramics, glass, brass, manuscripts, bindings, jewelry illustrated in color. The wrappers, which wrap around with a flap, simulate a leather binding, item no. 80, from the 14th century. A very attractive book, unusually designed. View more info

Image for The Age of Sultan Süleyman the Magnificent

The Age of Sultan Süleyman the Magnificent

By: Atil, Esin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art: 1987

Seller ID: 002152

ISBN: 0-89468-098-6

Condition: Very Good


356 pages; 210 items illustrated in color, additional b&w and color illustrations; 4 appendices; glossary, bibliography; concordance; index. Wrappers toned at the edges; clean and tight within. View more info

Image for William Merritt Chase: Summers at Shinnecock 1891-1902

William Merritt Chase: Summers at Shinnecock 1891-1902

By: Atkinson, D. Scott; Nicolai Cikovsky, Jr.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Washington, National Gallery of Art: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003902

ISBN: 0-89468-103-6

Condition: Very Good


95 pages; 24 full page color plates; 38 black and white text illustrations. J. Carter Brown in the Foreword says, "The landscapes and interiors that WMC painted in the 1890s during his summers at Shinnecock, on eastern Long Island, are his finest single achievement, and some of the most purely beautiful and thoroughly delightful pictures painted in late nineteenth-century America." Clean and tight except for previous owner's name on front free endpaper. View more info

Image for Manuscript Painting at the Court of France - the Fourteenth Century (1310-1380)

Manuscript Painting at the Court of France - the Fourteenth Century (1310-1380)

By: Avril, Francois

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1978

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 001476

ISBN: 0-8076-0879-3

Condition: Very Good


120 pages; 40 color plates; b&w text illustrations.Clean and tight. View more info

Image for El Greco / The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin

El Greco / The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin

By: Baetjer, Katherine; [et al]

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1981

Seller ID: 001812

Condition: Very Good.


48 pages. Well illustrated in color and in b&w. The Museum's Summer 1981 Bulletin. Much of the text is in large print. Clean and tight. View more info

Image for Pre-Impressionism 1860-1869 (Selected Essays on French Art and Culture)

Pre-Impressionism 1860-1869 (Selected Essays on French Art and Culture)

By: Baird, Joseph Armonstrong, Jr. (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of California at Davis: 1969

Edition: Limited First Edition

Seller ID: 000536

Condition: Very Good.


118 pages with black and white text illustrations. Contents clean and tight; only very light wear to the wraps; foxing to the fore-edge. Includes eighteen "Selected Essays on French Art and Culture". Essays were written by UC Davis art depatment faculty. The exhibition marked the centennial of UC Davis as well as meeting of the forthcoming impressionists at Café Guerbois.. Limited to 500 copies. View more info

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Art Nouveau in Prague

By: Balajka, Petr

Price: $10.00

Publisher: ASCO d.i. PRAHA:

Seller ID: 003671

ISBN: 8085377098

Condition: Very Good


c.1990. Unpaginated but 32 pages. Profusely illustrated with color photographs. A concise survey of Art Nouveau in Europe and in Prague specifically. Attention is directed to the architecture, architectural decoration and sculpture. An easy-to-carry and informative guide for the tourist. Clean throughout. English text. View more info

Image for John Marin, Modernism at Midcentury

John Marin, Modernism at Midcentury

By: Balken, Debra Bricker

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Haven / Andover, Yale Un iversity Press / Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004974

ISBN: 030014993X

Condition: Fine


108 pages; 57 color plates of Marin's works plus other text illustrations. Exhibition Checklist; Selected Bibliography. The exhibition focused on Marin's work from the 1930s to the early 1950s. Handsome catalogue. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info