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Image for Bayreuther Festspiele 2000.

Bayreuther Festspiele 2000.

By: .

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bayreuth: 2000-01-01

Seller ID: 2-1-1639


Cover has smudges and is slightly discolored. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Written in German and English. The reopening of the Bayreuth Festival in 1951 marked the start of a new chapter in the interpretation of the Ring cycle, and it was profoundly influenced by the experience of the past. Includes a lecture on Richard Wagner, Friedrich Nietzsche, Arthur Rackham illustrations and more. View more info

Image for Revolution on Paper: Mexican Prints 1910-1960 (Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Series in Latin American and Latino Art and Culture)

Revolution on Paper: Mexican Prints 1910-1960 (Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Series in Latin American and Latino Art and Culture)

By: Ades, Dawn; McClean, Alison

Price: $65.00

Publisher: University of Texas Press: 2009-11-15

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1-5-1412


Unread. The left-wing government viewed art as an important vehicle for education and the promotion of revolutionary values. It established a program to cover the walls of public buildings with murals and set up numerous workshops to produce prints for wide distribution. By the 1930s, Mexico was attracting socially committed artists from all over the American continent and beyond, ready to do battle for a new aesthetic as well as a new political order. Diego Rivera, a ke... View more info

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Handicrafts of New England Signed First Ed Illustrate [Hardcover]

By: Allen H Eaton

Price: $99.00

Publisher: Harper and Brothers: 1949-01-01

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 232


Inscribed and signed by author Allen H. Eaton, 1949, stated first edition, 375 pages, 9 1/2" tall, Black cloth with gilt titles and decorated endpapers. Very Good. DJ is rubbed, chipped, and torn. Small stains on outside page edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. 4 color plates and 128 black and white photographs of craftspeople at work, and of their products. Allen H. Eaton was a famous advocate for American crafts in mid century. This classic illustrated com... View more info

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Noah

By: Aronofsky, Darren; Handel, Ari; Henrichon, Niko [Illustrator]

Price: $220.00

Publisher: Image Comics: 2014-04-15

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3-3-1438


Signed by all 3 authors on special signing page and numbered 135/300. Unread and only opened to photograph.The story of Noah and the Flood has been told for millennia, studied for centuries, and debated for decades. Now, Image Comics adds a fresh voice to the conversation. Noah, a new graphic novel written by Academy Award and Golden Globe nominated writer and director Darren Aronofsky (Black Swan, The Wrestler) and Ari Handel, and drawn by Niko Henrichon (Pride of Baghd... View more info

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Admiranda Romanarum Antiquatatum ac Veteris Sculpturae Vestigia

By: Bartolo, Petra Sancti

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: Pace Gallery: 1693-01-01

Seller ID: c17-2-122


Brown Leather. Written in Latin. Transverse folio (19" by 15 1/4"). With 83 leaves of etched plates. Rebound with 19th century leather. Rubbing, light wear to corners and spine. There is a water stain on the bottom of the pages but does not affect the engraving. Large gift inscription on endpaper.Some light foxing on edges and few print stains. Overall clean and binding is tight.The work first appeared around 1685 as part of a series of copper engravings about the Roman ... View more info

Collecting Country and Western Americana

By: Beck, Doreen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd: 1975-09-26

Seller ID: 4-4-952


Book has edgewear. Original price stamp on title page. DJ is rubbed, chipped and torn. Pieces missing from dust jacket. "Survey of art, guns, barbedwire, butter moulds, etc b/w & color repros, photos." 32 color plates. View more info

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Angkor: Art and Civilization

By: Bernard Groslier

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Frederick A. Praeger: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4-4-4


Dust jacket is poor with rubbing, chipping, tears and stains on edges. Foxing on endpapers. Previous owner's name on inside front board. Outside page edges have small stains. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Book provides a visual conspectus of the civilization of ancient Cambodia. Book covers the Khmer civilization, its social structure and economic organization & explains how they created the unique buildings in Cambodia. Contains 6 plates in color and 115 illu... View more info

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Wenda Gu to Biological Millennium Chinese Artist

By: Bessire, Mark H C

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The MIT Press: 2003

Seller ID: 000756


Red Cloth Hardcover with Dust Jacket, 225 pages, 12" tall, Near fine. DJ is slightly rubbed and has indentations from a ballpoint pen mark coming through. Inscription on endpaper. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Wenda Gu is one of the leading contemporary Chinese artists of his generation. Known by some as the hair artist. View more info

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The Incantation of Frida K.

By: Braverman, Kate

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Seven Stories Press: 2002-03-05

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55-3-62


Stated first edition with full number line. Boards are bent in a u shape. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. On her deathbed at age forty-six, artist Frida Kahlo recounts through memory and hallucination her life experiences, including her interactions with fellow artist Diego Rivera, who she loves despite her open scorn of his creations. View more info

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Art of the World South Sea Islands Australia NZ

By: Buehler, Alfred

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1965

Seller ID: 000046


Second printing, Burgundy Cloth Hardcover, 250 pages, With 63 color tipped in plates and over 90 black & white illustrations and maps. Very Good. Name written on endpaper. Slight discoloration on endpapers. Binding is tight.The three sections of the book cover the Pacific area from New Guinea to Easter Island; the Maori of New Zealand, and the art of the primitive peoples of Australia. A title in the Art of the World Library. Very Good. Name written on endpaper. Sli... View more info

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The Age of Charlemagne Bullough History Europe

By: Bullough, Donald

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paul Elek Limited: 1973

Seller ID: 000416


Donald Bullough, Paul Elek Limited, 1973, second edition, White Softcover with Jacket, 212 pages, 11" tall. Cover of book is yellowed on top and bottom edge. Light yellowing on pages. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.An outstanding volume which gives depth & insight to this period of immense cultural importance in the history of Europe. Illustrated. View more info

Image for Grandes Maestros Del Arte Popular Mexicano (Great Masters of Mexican Folk Art)

Grandes Maestros Del Arte Popular Mexicano (Great Masters of Mexican Folk Art)

By: Candida Fernandez De Calderon

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Fomento Cultural Banamex: 1998-01-01

Seller ID: 55-5-54


New condition. Spanish edition. Shrink wrap opened to check the edition. Second edition, third reprint.Great Masters of Mexican Folk Art From the Collection of Fomento Cultural Banamex is a representative sampling of the works made by the men and women who continue to devote their lives to the creation of high quality artistic objects. These objects are strongly rooted in the communities of their making, and thus help to elucidate the variety and vitality of the Mexican ... View more info

Image for A Guide to the Collecting & Care of Original Prints

A Guide to the Collecting & Care of Original Prints

By: Carl Zigrosser; The Print Council of America

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Crown: 1983-06-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2-1-1618


Dust jacket is tanned on edges and chipped. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. An informed introduction to prints and collecting. Explains what prints are and the techniques that bring them into being. View more info

Image for Frida de Frida/ Frida's Frida (Spanish Edition)

Frida de Frida/ Frida's Frida (Spanish Edition)

By: Casanova, Rosa; Pomar, Maria Teresa; Comisarenco, Dina; Conde, Teresa Del; Franco, Maria Teresa

Price: $500.00

Publisher: FOMENTO CULTURAL BANAMEX: 2007-10-10

Seller ID: 55-5-1507


New. New. Shrink wrap only opened for photographing. Deluxe slipcase. Gilt page edges. Slipcase edges are a black moire silk and the book is covered in a red moire silk.Beautiful decorative pages where there would be a blank page. They have the same floral theme as the slipcase but are one color(red or white) with the gold flower outline.Written in Spanish.Includes photographs of her life and art. Produced during the celebration of the centenary of the birth of one of th... View more info

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Glass Paperweights Art Institute of Chicago Casper

By: Casper, Geraldine J

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Art Institute of Chicago: 1991

Seller ID: 001272


Pictorial Softcover, 119 pages, 11 1/2" tall. Slight rubbing and crease in front gutter. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Beautifully illustrated with color photographs. Contents: The Classic Period (Before Paperweights, The Debut, The Legacy, Baccarat, Clichy, Saint-Louis, American Variations); Thousand Flowers ( Swirls, Crowns, and Marbries, Silhouettes); Nature Magnified (Fauna, Silkworms, Pantin Lizard, Flora, Filigree, A Diverse Bouquet, Unknowns, Fruit); Unc... View more info

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Women of the west

By: Cathy Luchetti

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Antelope Island Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1-3-928


Clean copy, No dustjacket. First Edition. "Women of the West tells the stories of eleven western women in the United States between 1830 and 1910 - women of varying economic , racial and religious backgrounds. Their stories are revealed through their own letters, diaries, and journals, recounting daily activities and personal thoughts as they tried to survive under very difficult and at times nearly impossible circumstances." Illustrated throughout with over 140 vintage ... View more info

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George Catlin and the Old Frontier

By: CATLIN, GEORGE(Subject); McCracken, Harold

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Dial Press: 1959-01-01

Edition: First THUS

Seller ID: 4-1-940


First edition after the limted edition of 250 copies. Letter line ABCDEFG. Burnt orange cloth wirh gold lettering. Dust jacket in orange, gold and black with reproduction of some of Catlin's Indians on the cover.Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped and torn. Book corners rubbed and bumped. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. A biography and picture gallery of the dean of Indian painters. 36 full-color reproduction plus 130 in black and white. First edition after the limit... View more info

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CEZANNE: THE LATE WORK

By: Cezanne; Various Authors

Price: $65.00

Publisher: MMA: 1977-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3-5-929


First edition. Brown Cloth with gilt lettering. BW frontispiece of Paul Cezanne in 1905. 427 illustrations, 50 in color. pgs 416. Essays by Theodore Reff, Lawrence Gowing, Liliane Brion-Guerry, F. Novotny, Genevieve Monnier, Douglas Druick, John Rewald, George Heard Hamilton and William Rubin. Contents include: Painting and theory in the final decade, Logic of organized sensations, Elusive goal, Last motifs at Aix, Late landscape paintings, Late watercolors, Cezanne's li... View more info

Image for Mexican Mural Renaissance, The: 1920-1925

Mexican Mural Renaissance, The: 1920-1925

By: Charlot, Jean

Price: $70.00

Publisher: YALE University Press: 1963-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1-1-1344


Dustjacket is rubbed chipped and has a couple of pieces missing from the toe and heel of the jacket. Small stains on outside page edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Sunfading on spine.40 Photo Plts, Orange Hardback, Gilt and Brn title. One of the aftermaths of the Mexican Revolution was a rebirth of mural painting, and Jean Charlot was among the handful of artists who evolved the new idiom and endowed it with a style specifically Mexican. He has now written ... View more info

Image for Romance of Greeting Cards Kate Greenaway Designs Signed

Romance of Greeting Cards Kate Greenaway Designs Signed

By: Chase, Ernest Dudley

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Rust Craft Publishers: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 000687


Signed by Author Ernest Dudley Chase, Edited by: James D. Chamberlain, Decorations adapted from Kate Greenaway Designs, Rust Craft Publishers, 1956, Gold Cloth Hardcover, 252 pages, 9 1/4" tall. Special edition published to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of Rust Craft Greeting Cards. SIGNED by the author on ffep. 48 plates displaying different types of greeting cards, including 24 in full color; additional b&w illustration by Kate Greenaway. First edition. Ma... View more info