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100?Masterpieces IN HONOR OF THE ART INSTITUTES CENTENNIAL YEAR by Chicago. Art Institute of Chicago - First edition - 1978 - from Royoung bookseller, Inc. (SKU: 22502)

100?Masterpieces IN HONOR OF THE ART INSTITUTES CENTENNIAL YEAR

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100?Masterpieces IN HONOR OF THE ART INSTITUTES CENTENNIAL YEAR

by Chicago. Art Institute of Chicago

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Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 1978. First edition. Orig. padded brown leatherette covers, backstrip lettered in gilt. Aeg. Fine in fine matching deluxe clam shell case, front cover illustration in gilt.. 159 pages. Folio, 35 x 26.5 cm. Limited edition copy 52 of 100 signed in ink by Georgia O' Okeeffe, Ivan Albright, Willem de Kooning, Joan Miro (each on a separate preliminary page) and Marc Chagall, the latter in blue ink below a full page illustration of one of his works, "Pour Art Inst. Chicago. Marc Chagall 1979." Index to the Text, and Index to Artists and Works. The selection herein is a compendium of major acquisitions from the 14th century to the present with color illustrated array, mostly full-page. An elegant production, silk moire endpapers, and matching silk moire lining to the publisher's gilt decorated folding box.

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Royoung bookseller, Inc. US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
22502
Title
100?Masterpieces IN HONOR OF THE ART INSTITUTES CENTENNIAL YEAR
Author
Chicago. Art Institute of Chicago
Book condition
Used - Orig. padded brown leatherette covers, backstrip lettered in gilt. Aeg. Fine in fine matching deluxe clam shell case, front cove
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition
Publisher
Art Institute of Chicago
Place of Publication
Chicago
Date published
1978
Keywords
Modern Art, Book Arts
Bookseller catalogs
American Art; Impressionism; Medieval Art;

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