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Image for XXe siecle no. 39 - Panorama 72  (20th Century no. 39)

XXe siecle no. 39 - Panorama 72 (20th Century no. 39)

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Paris, Societe Internationale D'Art XXe Siecle: 1972

Seller ID: 000699

Condition: Fine


pp. 156; (20). Two original lithographs (Maurice Esteve and Sonia Delaunay) are bound-in. Illustrated articles: Marino Marini, Kandinsky, Nicolas de Stael, Miro, Georges de La Tour, Soulages, Alberto Burri, Esteve, Alechinsky, Gerard Titus-Carmel, Velickovic, Sonia Delaunay, Robert Delaunay. View more info

Image for Deutsche Kunst des 20.Jahrhunderts aus dem Busch-Reisinger Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA

Deutsche Kunst des 20.Jahrhunderts aus dem Busch-Reisinger Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA

By: N/A

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Frankfurt am Main, Stadtische Galerie im Stadelschen Kunstinstitut: 1982

Seller ID: 000497

Condition: Very Good.


227 pages; well illustrated. Clean and tight except for two small ink marginalia. Small tear in wrapper on back panel at spine top. German text. View more info

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Isabel Bishop

By: (Reich, Sheldon)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tucson, Arizona, University of Arizona Museum of Art: 1974

Edition: Limited to 2500 copies

Seller ID: 000141

Condition: Very Good


221 pages. Ex-library. Blind stamp with withdrawn stamps on title page. Otherwise no markings. First retrospective in American museums of Bishop's work, including paintings, drawings, etchings and aquatints. 150 plates. Student of Guy Pene du Bois and Kenneth Hayes Miller, Bishop along with colleagues Reginald Marsh and Raphael Soyer, recorded the life of New York City during the Depression. Essay by Sheldon Reich. Very clean and tight. View more info

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XXth Century Artists ( 20th Century Artists) ( Twentieth Century Artists)

By: (Sidney Janis Gallery)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Sidney Janis Gallery: 1960

Seller ID: 000270

Condition: Very Good.


Unpaginated. No text, just b/w photos of works in exhibition that included among others, Arp, Brancusi, Giacometti, Gleizes, Mondrian, Picabia, Picasso, Schwitters, Severini, and Vlaminck. View more info

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Prints and Drawings from the Yale Collections

By: (Yale University)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Yale University Art Gallery: 1957

Seller ID: 000812

Condition: Very Good.


20 pages; 14 plates inserted loosely at the back. "Published for the Associates in Fine Arts at Yale University." 15th-century through 20th-century, including Americana and Japanese woodcuts. Glassine dustjacket. View more info

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Jean Dubuffet: Drawings

By: Allen, Virginia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Museum of Modern Art: 1968

Seller ID: 000252

Condition: Very Good.


37 pages + v introduction. Catalogue of 39 Dubuffet drawings purchased and donated to MOMA by Mr. and Mrs. Lester F. Avnet. View more info

Image for Henri Rousseau: Portrait of a Primitive

Henri Rousseau: Portrait of a Primitive

By: Alley, Ronald

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Secaucus, NJ, Chartwell Books:

Seller ID: 000036

ISBN: 0-89009-756-9

Condition: Very Good


(1978). 80 pages; 68 illustrations, 27 color. Alley was Keeper of the Modern Collection at The Tate Gallery, London. Small remainder mark on front edge. View more info

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Modern Art and Society: An Anthololgy of Social and Multicultural Readings

By: Berger, Maurice

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins Publishers (harper collins): 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002132

ISBN: 0-06-4302288

Condition: Very Good


310 pagesb&w illustrations. 15 essays from such as Cornel West; Linda Nochlin; Henry Louis Gates, Jr.; Ann Gibson. Clean and tight, nearly fine. View more info

Image for A History of the 20th Century in 100 Maps

A History of the 20th Century in 100 Maps

By: Bryars, Tim and Tom Harper

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The British Library: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005178

ISBN: 0712356118

Condition: Fine


240 pages; more than 100 color illustrations. Maps are full-page color with an opposite essay. Of course, chonolgical. An imaginative way to weave through the 20th-century. Also, an introduction to the perspectives of map collecting. Clean and bright throughout. View more info

Image for Patent Applied For: A Century of Fantastic Inventions

Patent Applied For: A Century of Fantastic Inventions

By: Coppersmith, Fred.; J.J. Lynx

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Co-Ordination (Press & Publicity) Ltd.: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002926

Condition: Very Good


100 pages; b&w illustrations. A light-hearted look at 100 years of inventions. A casual look suggests some were "reinvented" in the late 20th century using modern materials and devices. Jacket worn; some lost material to the bck panel. Back board lightly bowed; notes on the back pastedown. View more info

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20th Century Drawings from the Whitney Museum of American Art

By: Cummings, Paul

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Whitney Museum of American Art: 1987

Seller ID: 000875

ISBN: 0-87427-053-7

Condition: Very Good


176 pages; 79 full-page plates of works by 61 artists. Clean and tight; light red 2-inch score mark on the fore-edge. View more info

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James Van der Zee

By: De Cock, Liliane and Reginald McGhee (editors)

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Dobbs Ferry, NY, Morgan & Morgan: 1974

Seller ID: 000374

ISBN: 0-87100-039-3

Condition: Fine


159 pages. Binding and contents clean and tight; dustjacket lightly worn with two small closed tears. More than 100 of the photographer's works taken during the first seventy years of the 20th-century. View more info

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Picasso

By: Diehl, Gaston

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paris, Flammarion: 1967

Seller ID: 000225

Condition: Very Good


95 pages; 74 illustrations, including many in color, some tipped-in. Contents clean and tight, plates bright. Slight soiling to the fore edge; jacket lightly sunned but with the original onionskin covering, niether chips nor tears to either. French text. One of Flammarion's series of modern masters of painting. Previous owner's inscription on front free endpaper. View more info

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Cameo Appearances

By: Draper, James David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 2008

Seller ID: 003781

Condition: Fine


56 pages; numerous color illustrations. Cameos through the ages: BC to 20th-century. Tne Met Bulletin Spring 2008 View more info

Image for Collection of the Société Anonyme: Museum of Modern Art 1920

Collection of the Société Anonyme: Museum of Modern Art 1920

By: Dreier, Katherine S.; Marcel Duchamp; George Heard Hamilton (Edited by)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Art Gallery: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004468

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


The Société Anonyme was conceived by and created in 1920 by Katherine S. Dreier, Marcel Duchamp and Man Ray all artists committed to "the new movement in art", Modern Art. They assembled a membership of about 170 like minded artists who then assembled a collection by purchase, gift or donation of more than 1000 works. The "Museum of Modern Art" in the title is not the museum we know today as MoMA, which was established about a decade later. Drier and Duchamp intended the Collection itself as a Museum of Modern Art which would circulate through exhibitions for the education of... View more info

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The Arts of the French Book, 1900-1965: Illustrated Books of the School of Paris

By: Garwood, Duncan; Kristin Kimball

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, Southern Methodist University Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004399

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


120 pages; more than 76 catalogued books, most illustrated, b&w or color. Beaux livres, livres de peintre, de luxe limited editions. Illustrations by many of the prominent artists of the day. Arrangement is chronological begiining with several 19th-century examples as "forerunners" to the 20th-century expansion of interest and technology. Deep blue cloth backing with cream embossed boards; the front board with an embossed design after Etienne Hajdu. Edges of the boards are darkened, otherwise clean throughout, tight binding. View more info

Image for A History of the Twentieth Century. Volume I: 1900-1933

A History of the Twentieth Century. Volume I: 1900-1933

By: Gilbert, Martin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Avon Books: 1997

Seller ID: 004696

ISBN: 0380713934

Condition: Very Good


927 pages; b&w illustrations. Engrossing narrative that moves cleanly year-by-year through WW I years into the Great Depression. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

Image for Interesting Times: A Twentieth-Century Life

Interesting Times: A Twentieth-Century Life

By: Hobsbawn, Eric

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The New Press: 2005

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 005226

ISBN: 1565849655

Condition: Very Good


448 pages; b&w photo-illustrations. Autobiography. Hobsbawn (1917-2012) was considered by some the greatest historian of the twentieth-century. He was on the Left and was for most of his life a member of the Communist Party. He was very much admired by peers. Clean throughot; tight binding. View more info

Image for Will Bradley, His Graphic Art: A Collection of his Posters, Illustrations, Typographic Designs & Decorations

Will Bradley, His Graphic Art: A Collection of his Posters, Illustrations, Typographic Designs & Decorations

By: Hornung, Clarence P. (Edited by)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004309

ISBN: 0486221202

Condition: Very Good


31 pages text followed by 89 full-page illustrations, color, duotone and b&w. A late 19th- early 20th-century artist of the American Arts & Crafts movement he created bold designs with layout and type faces for a number of books, magazines and other commercial interests. A finger-smudge in the margin of plate 20, otherwise fine, clean throughout, tight binding. View more info

Image for A Hundred Years of British Painting, 1851-1951

A Hundred Years of British Painting, 1851-1951

By: Hubbard, Hesketh

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co.: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005008

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


325 pages; numerous b&w plates. A comprehensive study: portrait, panorama, mural, marine, women art students, lawsuits, critics, numerous personalities, etc. Clean throughout; tight binding. Dustjacket worn at edges. View more info