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Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture from the Julien Levy Collection by Sotheby's of New York - First Edition - 1981 - from Structure, Verses, Agency Books - Member, I.O.B.A. (SKU: 347758)

Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture from the Julien Levy Collection

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Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture from the Julien Levy Collection

by Sotheby's of New York

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  • hardcover
  • First
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New York: Sotheby's of New York, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. Sturdy hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals except for an ink-stamp from previous owner (Charles Campbell Gallery), showing little shelf- and edge-wear, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere, though with helpful and interesting penned marks by the previous owner, presumably someone from the Charles Campbell Gallery. Stapled onto verso of first free endpaper is a Sale Form showing the lots that sold on November 4, 1981, November 5, 1981, being typescript and also taped to the page. Bound handsomely in burgundy colored cloth, with sharp and distinct gilt lettering to front cover and to spine. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. Catalog of one of the more important art historical collections of the 20th century, featuring works of Max Ernst, Salvador Dali, Massimo Campigli, Joseph Cornell, Alberto Giacometti, Arshile Gorky, Marcel Duchamp, Victor Brauner, Alexander Calder, and others. Includes 164 illustrations in duotone and in full color. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

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book dealer
Structure, Verses, Agency Books - Member, I.O.B.A. US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
347758
Title
Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture from the Julien Levy Collection
Author
Sotheby's of New York
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Very Good
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Sotheby's of New York
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1981
Keywords
Julien Levy|art history|art gallery

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About Structure, Verses, Agency Books - Member, I.O.B.A.

Occasionally rare, frequently scarce, always fine, or is that Fine? Structure, Verses, Agency Books, located now in Spray, Oregon, has currently about 2,000 works and will have ultimately about 4,500 items available for purchase on-line. We specialize in the fine arts (painting, the decorative arts, photography, sculpture, Jewish art and artists, art history, art movements), but also carry fine antiquarian tomes, works in the French language, Western Americana, poetry, the social sciences, and some modern first editions. We also selectively purchase books and collections thereof if we can drive to them. We also offer appraisals and advice about library-building.We also offer a book-of-the-month club, called Once Upon a Tome. Ask about a subscription thereto. Thanks!

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fine
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