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Wildlife Art News, November/December 1991

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 00022205

Condition: Very Good


A beautifully illustrated large format magazine, featuring the best of current and past wildlife artists and their work. Creases bottom front, otherwise Very Good. View more info

The Complete Works of Michelangelo

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Reynal and Co.: 1966

Seller ID: 1001958

Condition: VG(minor soiling)


A beautiful book with hundreds of illustrations. Minor Soiling. Worn part at bottom front edge, other wise VG. Art. View more info

The Philips Collection Catalogue

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Museum of Modern Art: 1952

Seller ID: 01009167

Condition: VG-


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The Metropolitan Museum of Art Miniatures

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1953

Edition: BCE

Seller ID: 01010019

Condition: Very Good


A book-like box, small quarto size, containing 10 booklets, each a sticker album for an individual artist or school, with descriptive text and spaces for large labels reproducing the paintings. All booklets are Very Good, with the original, unbroken panes of labels laid in. Includes Paul Gauguin, Raphael, Great European Portraits, Goya, Medieval Vista, Rubens, Velazquez, The Eight, American Folk Art and Persian Painting. One often finds the booklets without labels or boo... View more info

The Colour of My Dreams: The Surrealist Revolution in Art

By: Ades, Dawn, Ed.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Vancouver Art Gallery: 2011

Seller ID: 01114500

ISBN: 1895442877

Condition: Near Fine


Published in conjunction with the eponymous exhibition held May 28-September 25, 2011, at the Vancouver Art Gallery. 335pp. A fresh, bright copy. View more info

The Story of Ottoman Tiles and Ceramics

By: Altun, Dr. Ara, ed.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Istanbul, Instanbul Stock Exchange: 1997

Seller ID: 01037309

ISBN: 9757104132

Condition: Fine


320pp. Embossed titles on burgundy cloth. Beautifully illustrated, with color photos throughout. Dust jacket has two small tears at base of spine, otherwise like new. In very good slipcase. A lovely example of this scarce title. View more info

The Illuminated Page: Ten Centuries of Manuscript Painting in the British Library

By: Backhouse, Janet

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1998

Seller ID: 01110185

ISBN: 0802043461

Condition: Near Fine


240pp, with 215 color illustrations. Owner’s name stamped on bottom outside edge of text block. Handstamp, short note on rear free end paper. View more info

Animal

By: Balog, James

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Graphis Press Corp.: 1999

Seller ID: 01113137

ISBN: 1888001801

Condition: Near Fine


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Winslow Homer in the 1890s: Prout's Neck Observed

By: Beam, Philip C., et al.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Hudson Hills Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01064151

ISBN: 1555950426

Condition: Near Fine


154 pages, illustrated with 38 color plates and 75 black & white illustrations. This book "reproduces more than thirty of Winslow Homer's greatest paintings in full color, illuminating his perception of the distinctive Maine coast. Further defining the artist's responses to his environment are additional paintings, drawings and fascinating documents related to Homer's studio and home as well as his family's residences at Prout Neck." View more info

A Day in the Country: Impression and the French Landscape

By: Belloli, Ancher P.A., Ed.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Art Institute of Chicago; Reunion Des Musees Nationaux: 1984

Seller ID: 01114532

ISBN: 0875871186

Condition: Near Fine


376pp. Gift inscription on second ffep. View more info

Wassily Kandinsky

By: Bill, Max

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Paris, Maeght Editeur: 1951

Seller ID: 01112562

Condition: Very Good


177pp. Text in French. View more info

The World of Velazquez, 1599-1660

By: Brown, Dale

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Time-Life Books: 1969

Seller ID: 01008181

Condition: Near Fine


Volume in the Time-Life 'Library of Art' series. In Very Good box. View more info

Currents of Change: Art and Life Along the Mississippi River, 1850-1861

By: Busch, Jason

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, The Minneapolis Museum of Arts: 2004

Seller ID: 01113975

ISBN: 0816644527

Condition: VG+ (small fault)


Ffep clipped. View more info

Art of Tennessee

By: Caldwell, Benjamin H., Jr., Robert Hicks and Mark W. Scala

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Nashville, Frist Center for the Visual Arts: 2004

Seller ID: 01112841

ISBN: 0972577912

Condition: Fine


376pp. View more info

Elsie De Wolfe: A Decorative Life

By: Campbell, Nina, and Caroline Seebohm

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Panache Press/Clarkson Potter: 1992

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01035843

ISBN: 0517584670

Condition: Near Fine


From the publisher's description, "Elsie de Wolfe is a legend in the world of style. Founding Mother of the decorating profession at the turn of the century, she remained its most famous and successful practitioner for fifty years. She made chintz chic, raised stripes to stardom, bought trellis indoors, put fine French furniture on the map-and leopard print on chairs, cushions, and carpets. Engagingly written and chockablock with photographs and color renderings of h... View more info

Russian Imperial Style

By: Cerwinske, Laura

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Wings Books: 1990

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01104561

ISBN: 0517187051

Condition: Very Good


Lavishly illustrated exposition of the style of Imperial Russia including furniture, interior decoration and the decorative arts. 223pp. View more info

Histoire d'un art. La sculpture. La grande tradition de la sculpture du XVe au XVIIIe Siècle

By: Ceysson, Bernard, Geneviève Bresc-Bautier, and François Souchal

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Geneva, Skira: 1987

Seller ID: 01115292

ISBN: 2605001040

Condition: Fine


311pp. Hundreds of illustrations. Text in French. Large book which will require extra shipping charges - cannot ship outside U.S.A. View more info

The Art Collections of Great Britain and Ireland

By: Chapel, Jeannie, and Charlotte Gere

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1986

Seller ID: 01111222

ISBN: 0810909413

Condition: Fine


360pp. 449 illustrations, including 69 color plates. View more info

Perpetrators: A Selection of Original Prints By Sid Chafetz

By: Chavetz, Sid

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Ohio Joint Programs in the Arts and Humanities: 1995

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 01090573

Condition: Fine


36-page exhibition brochure, with 21 black and white reproductions. View more info

Footprints of the Past: Images of Cornish, New Hampshire & the Cornish Colony

By: Colby, Virginia Reed, and James B. Atkinson

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Concord, New Hampshire Historical Society: 1996

Seller ID: 01092320

ISBN: 0915916223

Condition: Fine


"This book brings together for the first time the biographies and stories about hundreds of Cornish Colony artists, writers, musicians, and philosophers whose creative impulses have shaped American art and culture since the mid-nineteenth century. Not only do we learn about these artists and their families, we also learn about the relationships they had with one another during their time in Cornish and elsewhere. After examining Cornish history, the book shifts its f... View more info