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Netherlandish Art in the Rijksmuseum 1600-1700

By: Various writers.

Price: $60.00

Seller ID: 52647

ISBN: 0300089384


Various writers. Netherlandish Art in the Rijksmuseum 1600-1700, Amsterdam: Waanders/Rijksmuseum, 2001. Heavy quarto, pp. 295, blue cloth boards with blind-stamped lettering on spine and front, color and halftone illustration. Art of the Dutch Golden Age. Condition of this book: Faint wear to jacket, all else fine. View more info

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John Waters, Change of Life

By: Various writers;

Price: $60.00

Seller ID: 50820

ISBN: 0810943069


Various contributors, John Waters, Change of Life, New York: Abrams, 2004. Quarto, first edition, pp. 144, illustrated boards, color and duotone photos. The trash auteur got his due with a museum exhibit of his photos and other work, plus some of the treasure in his personal collection. This book was released to accompany the exhibit. It showcases not just his best-known projects such as 'Hairspray' and 'Pink Flamingos' but also the obscure early work including 'Hag i... View more info

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French Furniture of the Eighteenth Century

By: VERLET, Pierre.

Price: $200.00

Seller ID: 52859

ISBN: 0813912903


VERLET, PIERRE. French Furniture of the Eighteenth Century, Charlottesville: Univ. of Virginia, 1991. Small quarto, English translation of the second revised French edition of 1983, pp. xv, 256, gray cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, color and halftone plates. See Marmor & Ross, P324: "Covering everything from working methods to stylistic development to fakes and documentation to the evolution of prices." Condition of this book: Near fine with a minor cof... View more info

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Memorials of Washington, and of Mary, His Mother, and Martha, His Wife

By: WALTER, James.

Price: $200.00

Seller ID: 53431


WALTER, JAMES. Memorials of Washington, and of Mary, His Mother, and Martha, His Wife, New York: Scribner's, 1887. Quarto, first edition, pp. xiii, 362, 12 gravure plates, green cloth boards with gilt lettering and eagle/crown ornament to spine, abstract black patterned decoration on front and back with heraldic gilt device in center of both covers, beveled edges, flowery inscription to Louis Comfort Tiffany and his wife on flyleaf, dated 1886, with Tiffany's bookplat... View more info

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Poster for 'Satan Sanderson'

By: WENZELL, A.B.

Price: $600.00

Seller ID: leyenprint1


WENZELL, A.B. Poster for the novel "Satan Sanderson" published by Bobbs-Merrill in 1907. Measures about 16x24 inches or 40x60cm, with linen back adding about 2 inches to all sides. The wording here, "Drawing by A.B. WENZELL," refers to the illustrator of the book; the poster also was done by Wenzell and has his signature (see photo). Condition of this print: Darkened in the margins, short tears professionally repaired (no tape used). View more info

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Italian Villas and Their Gardens, With Pictures by Maxfield Parrish

By: WHARTON, Edith

Price: $400.00

Seller ID: 51894


WHARTON, EDITH. Italian Villas and Their Gardens, With Pictures by Maxfield Parrish, New York: Century, 1905 Quarto, early printing (first was 1904), pp. xii, 270, green cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration on spine, elaborate gilt and green illustration on upper panel, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed, 26 color and halftone plates by Parrish, halftone photos, all illustrations protected under tissue guards. See FPAA V. 3, p. 343. Wharton and Parrish hi... View more info

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Disquiet

By: WILLETT, Amani;

Price: $120.00

Seller ID: 51522

ISBN: 8862082746

Condition: New


WILLETT, AMANI. Disquiet, Italy: Damiani, 2013. Small quarto, first edition, unpaginated, cloth boards in various shades of lavender, color and duotone photos, essay by Marvin Heiferman. Signed on the title page by Willett. From the publisher: "Disquiet by Amani Willett is a meditation on starting a family in a time of social unrest and uncertainty in America. A metaphoric journey that examines the first two years in the life of the photographer's son, Disquiet wea... View more info

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Cirche & Cene, Circuses and Suppers

By: ZANZOTTO, Andrea, and TILSON, Joe.

Price: $750.00

Seller ID: 52964


ZANZOTTO, ANDREA, and TILSON, JOE. Cirche & Cene, Circuses and Suppers, Verona: Plain Wrapper Press, 1979. Thin folio, No. 57 or an edition limited to 150, unpaginated with 2 leaves of Zanzotto's poems in Italian and 2 more with the English translations, 2 plates of etchings by Tilson protected under tissue, all on handmade paper with deckle edges, brown-beige cloth boards with green calligraphy stamped on front, green slipcase. Signed by Zanzotto and Tilson on the li... View more info

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La Civilta della Sardegna, Dall'Eneolitico alla fine dell'eta' nuragica il millennio -- V secolo A.C.

By: ZERVOS, Christian;

Price: $400.00

Seller ID: 51525


ZERVOS, CHRISTIAN. La Civilta della Sardegna, Dall'Eneolitico alla fine dell'eta' nuragica il millennio -- V secolo A.C., Italy: Liberia Scientifica Internazionale, 1982. Large, heavy folio, reprints the 1954 first edition, pp. 389, white cloth boards stamped with black lettering on the spine and front, extensive halftone illustration. The author is the Paris gallerist best known for his massive Picasso catalogue. His focus here is Sardinia's ancient artifacts and arc... View more info

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Japanese Works of Art

By: [Auction catalog.]

Price: $40.00

Seller ID: 52639


[Auction catalog.] Japanese Works of Art, London: Sotheby's, 1988. Quarto, pp. 240, wraps, color and halftone illustration. Sale of more than 1000 lots -- a generous mix of arts and crafts of all sorts. Condition of this book: Crease in front cover, short tear in back cover, all else fine. View more info

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Joaquim Gomis, Fotografo

By: [Exhibition catalog.]

Price: $125.00

Seller ID: 52004

ISBN: 8448215214


[Exhibition catalogue.] Joaquim Gomis, Fotografo, Valencia: IVAM Centre, 1997. Square quarto, released for a retrospective exhibit, pp. 200, illustrated boards, duotone photos, text in Spanish and English. Gomis (1902-1991) was an accountant who got into photography at age 12 and became respected in artistic circles. He was probably the first Spanish artist to spot the architecture of Gaudi, which he began photographing when Gaudi was still unknown. Gomis's pictures a... View more info

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Art and the Empire City, New York, 1825-1861

By: [Exhibition catalog.]

Price: $60.00

Seller ID: 52635

ISBN: 0870999575


[Exhibition catalog.] Art and the Empire City, New York, 1825-1861, New York: Metropolitan Museum, 2000. Large, heavy quarto, pp. xvi, 636, blue cloth boards with blue leather label on spine, color and halftone illustration. Various contributors consider the boom period between the opening of the Erie Canal and the start of the Civil War. Condition of this book: Fine, no flaws. View more info

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Xenia Hausner, Heart Matters

By: [Exhibition catalog.]

Price: $200.00

Seller ID: 52860

ISBN: 0967582628


[Exhibition catalog.] Xenia Hausner, Heart Matters, New York: Forum Gallery, 2000. Heavy folio, pp. 254, red printed boards, color and tritone illustration. Substantial reference on this Berlin expressionist. Condition of this book: Jacket lightly worn, no tears; boards have a small chip and minor corner bumps, images fine. View more info

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Sebastien Stoskopff, 1597-1657, Un maitre de la nature morte

By: [Exhibition catalog.]

Price: $75.00

Seller ID: 52991

ISBN: 2711835456


[Exhibition catalog.] Sebastien Stoskopff, 1597-1657, Un maitre de la nature morte, Musees de Strasbourg, 1997. Quarto, pp. 248, wraps, color and halftone illustration, text in French. The still lifes shown here had been lost until 1930. Condition of this book: Covers moderately worn, all else fine. View more info

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Saul Leiter Retrospektive/Retrospective

By: [Exhibition catalog.]

Price: $450.00

Seller ID: 53215

ISBN: 3868282580


[Exhibition catalog.] Saul Leiter Retrospektive/Retrospective, Heidelberg: Kehrer, 2012. Quarto, released to accompany a traveling exhibit, pp. 294, 2 (credits), 2 small pamphlets tipped in, orange and gray cloth boards with black lettering to spine, black signature stamped to the front, sliding cardboard jacket, color and duotone photos, signed on a blank by Leiter, with the ownership signature of the late Frank Paulin, who like Leiter was a New York street photograp... View more info

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Derriere le Miroir, No. 213 and 222

By: [Periodicals.]

Price: $350.00

Seller ID: garache


[Periodicals.] Derriere le Miroir, Nos. 213 and 222, Paris: Maeght Editeur, 1975 and 1977. Unbound folios, pp. 33; 29, wraps, original lithographs pulled at l'Imprimerie Arte, Adrien Maeght, photos, all text in French. Both issues here devoted to Claude Garache and his best-known subject matter, the female nude painted entirely in one color on a white background. The lithographs are single-and double page. Arntzen & Rainwater, Q148: "original lithographs and excellent... View more info