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California Design Eleven

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Pasadena, California, Pasadena Art Museum: 1971

Seller ID: 002115

ISBN: 0378-06081-3

Condition: Very Good


176 pages; numerous illustrated products. A triennial exhibition of manufactured products and the work of California's artist craftsmen. View more info

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seeing the light - postmodern luminous landscapes by frederick s. wight

By: (Stern, Louis; Michael Duncan)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: West Hollywood, CA, Louis stern fine arts: 2008

Seller ID: 003417

ISBN: 0974942189

Condition: Fine


128 pages; 47 color Catalogue plates; Checklist; Bibliography. Wight was director of the UCLA Art Gallery; had a teaching position at UCLA and became chairman of the Department of Art. View more info

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Mystique of the Missions: Photographic Impressions By Marvin Wax

By: (Wax, Marvin)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Palo Alto, CA, American West Publishing Co.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000034

ISBN: 0-910118-52-3

Condition: Very Good


111 pages; 64 color photographs. Jacket slightly worn. "Descriptive passages by Charles Francis Saunders and J. Smeaton Chase. Selected from The California Padres and Their Missions, published in 1915." View more info

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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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Revolution in Print, The Press in France 1775-1800

By: Darnton, Robert and Daniel Roche (Editors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1989

Seller ID: 005115

ISBN: 0520064313

Condition: Very Good


351 pages; color and b&w illustrations. In collaboration with the New York Public Library this was an exhibition to mark the bicentennial of the French Revolution and the beginning of the French free press in 1789. Robert Darnton , Princeton University and Daniel Roche, University of Paris. Clean and with tight binding. View more info

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The Haunted Screen: Expressionism in the German Cinema and the Influence of Max Reinhardt

By: Eisner, Lotte H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1973

Seller ID: 005015

ISBN: 0520024796

Condition: Very Good


360 pages; numerous b&w illustrations. Principal Works Mentioned in the Text. Selective Filmography 1913-1933. Clean throughout within; tight binding. Wrappers lightly soiled and darkened. View more info

Image for Objects of Myth and Memory: American Indian Art at The Brooklyn Museum

Objects of Myth and Memory: American Indian Art at The Brooklyn Museum

By: Fane, Diana; Ira Jacknis; Lise M. Breen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Brooklyn Museum: 1991

Seller ID: 003581

ISBN: 0872731227

Condition: Fine


320 pages; 318 catalogued items illustrated in color or b&w; 73 text illustrations, including many photos from the 1911 expedition. One goal of the exhibition was to exhibit and make available to scholars and others items from the permanent collection that were collected by Stewart Culin during the first years of the 1900s. These include items from the Southwest, California, Northwest and Oklahoma. View more info

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Threads of Tradition: Textiles of Indonesia and Sarawak

By: Fischer, Joseph

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, University of California Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001662

Condition: Fine


98 pages; 7 essays by 7 different specialists;15 color plates; many b&w; appendix with line drawings of motifs. View more info

Image for Albert Tissandier: Drawings of Nature and Industry in the United States - 1885

Albert Tissandier: Drawings of Nature and Industry in the United States - 1885

By: Francey, Mary F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Utah Museum of Fine Arts: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003074

ISBN: 0-9657215-0-7

Condition: Very Good


64 pages; 25 illustrations. The artist's illustrations of a tour of the United States from New York west to Arizona (the Grand Canyon), California, north to Montana and Wyoming, east to New York, again. View more info

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Visions of the Modern

By: Golding, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1994

Seller ID: 001451

ISBN: 0-520-08792-5

Condition: Fine


368 pages; b&w text illustrations. Seventeen Golding essays on art, artists, and their world. Good reading View more info

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Classical Narratives in Master Drawings

By: Howard, Seymour (edited by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sacramento/Davis, E.B. Crocker Art Gallery/U. of California: 1972

Seller ID: 001280

Condition: Very Good


64 pages; 49 b&w illustrations. Illustrations are gathered at the back of the book; earlier are offered comprehensive essays on each. Schools of Italian, French, Dutch, Danish and German are included. Clean and tight within; covers and spine with light wear. View more info

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Images of Rule: Art and Politics in the English Renaissance, 1485-1649

By: Howarth, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1997

Seller ID: 003993

ISBN: 0520209923

Condition: Very Good


323 pages; b&w illustrations.The intersection of art and politics during the Tudor and early Stuart monarchies: portraiture, architecture, decorative arts and spectacle. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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Architecture Anyone?

By: Huxtable, Ada Louise

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1988

Seller ID: 002915

ISBN: 0-520-06195-0

Condition: Very Good


345 pages; b&w illustrations. A collection of essays by this critic whose name is synonymous with architecture. She covers buildings, cities, people, history; enjoyments, etc. View more info

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Coup d'OEil at Beloeil and a Great Number of European Gardens

By: Ligne, Charles-Joseph, Prince de; Basil Guy (Translated and Edited)

Price: $56.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001052

ISBN: 0-520-04668-4

Condition: Fine.


295 pages; 158 text illustrations. One of the Press' "Centennial Books", examples of the Press' "finest publishing and bookmaking traditions" celebrating the beginning of their second century. A beautiful printing of this classic on ecru paper using black and green inks, decorative endpapers, green cloth boards, gilt titles. Dustjacket lightly shelf-soiled. View more info

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The Horned Moses in Medieval Art and Thought

By: Mellinkoff, Ruth

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004249

ISBN: 0520017056

Condition: Fine


210 pp. followed by 130 illustrations. Clean throughout; tight binding. Jacket worn at the head. View more info

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Blake's Human Form Divine

By: Mellor, Anne Kostelanetz

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1974

Seller ID: 000733

ISBN: 0-520-02065-0

Condition: Fine


354 pages; 87 black and white plates. A consideration of Blake's paintings, engravings, drawings, and illuminated designs in the context of his poetry and prose of the period. View more info

Image for Pacific Arcadia: Images of California, 1600-1915

Pacific Arcadia: Images of California, 1600-1915

By: Perry, Claire

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1999

Seller ID: 003483

ISBN: 0195109376

Condition: Very Good


242 pages; numerous images, color and b&w. High art to popular representations: paintings, photographs, prints, illustration, posters, cartoons. "A cultural history of the idyllic vision of California." Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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The Plan of St. Gall in Brief : An Overview Based on the 3-Volume Work by Walter Horn & Ernest Born

By: Price, Lorna

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, University of California Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000461

ISBN: 0-520-04334-0

Condition: Very Good


100 pages; many illustrations. Clean and tight; fairly unblemished. Stiff card wraps with wraparound jacket. Following the publication of the 3-volume Plan of St. Gall an exhibition was mounted which used selected text, drawings, models, etc. that were used to produce the large work This shorter volume grew out of that exhibition. View more info

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Weston's Westons: California and the West

By: Quinn, Karen E.; Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Museum of Fine Arts / Bulfinch Press, Little Brown and Company: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004871

ISBN: 0821221434

Condition: Fine


146 pages; 139 tritone photographs. "Seventy-one full-size (full-page) plates and sixty-eight smaller illustrations. All the prints are drawn from the collection of William H. Lane, who acquired them from the heirs of Edward Weston." The so-called Guggenheim photographs which Weston created between 1937 and 1939 as he travelled on a Guggenheim grant. The plates are gorgeous. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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Autobiography of Mark Twain, Volume 1

By: Smith, Harriet Elinor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 2010

Seller ID: 004663

ISBN: 0520267192

Condition: Fine


736 pages; photographic illustrations. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info