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Jean Arp and Sophie Taeuber-Arp: The Spiritual Mission of Art

By Michel Seuphor

New York: Galerie Chalette, 1960. soft cover, folded card covers. dark blue velvet-like covers with an affixed, raised metallic gold arp shape on cover., a very well preserved copy. no flaws or notable wear. no markings. no bumps. sturdy binding.; parallel english/french text., copy 152 from a limited edition of 970. another 30 deluxe copies containing signed artwork were printed.; 62pp., 25 illustrations, including three in color. catalogue.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. Square 8vo. Exhibition Catalogue.

$58.00

Late Medieval Panel Paintings II: Materials Methods Meanings

By Susie Nash, Editor

London: Sam Fogg and Paul Holberton , 2015. soft cover. large, heavy book., very small slight bump to top fore-corner at front.. no other flaws or wear. clean. no markings. tight sewn binding. volume two ONLY., english text., 352pp., illustrated throughout in color, some b/w. art history and study of materials. detailed text, very well illustrated.. First Softcover Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$57.00

Victor Brauner Cahier De Dessin

By Alexandre Iolas, Victor Brauner

New York, Paris, Geneva, Milan: Alexandre Iolas, 1968. soft cover, folded card covers. no flaws or wear. clean. no markings of any type. tight sewn binding. a well preserved copy.; number 346 from the edition of 800 copies printed., french text. unpaginated. illustrated throughout with drawings from brauner's sketchbook(s). nicely printed. small reference section at back of book.. First Edition - Limited. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$88.00

Paul Klee and the Decorative in Modern Art
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Paul Klee and the Decorative in Modern Art

By Jenny Anger

Cambridge/NY: Cambridge University Press, 2004. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket., only negligible evidence of handling to one or two tiny places. no flaws - clean, no writing/markings, tightly bound.; xvi-317pp., 8 color plates, 75 b/w figures., detailed, well documented study on klee's attitudes toward and uses of decorative elements in his art.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$92.00

Els Cartells De Tapies I L'Esfera Publica/ Tapies Posters and the Public Sphere
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Els Cartells De Tapies I L'Esfera Publica/ Tapies Posters and the Public Sphere

By Nuria Enguita Mayo, Pilar Parcerisas, Sandra Forto, Nuria Homs

Barcelona: Fundacio Antoni Tapies, 2006. soft cover, folded card covers, as issued., minute wear to exterior, no real flaws or serious wear, a very nice copy.; majority of text is in catalan, it seems. a catalogue raisonne appears in english translation at back.; 209pp., 21pp. of text is followed by over 100pp. of large color plates, followed by apprx. 70pp. of color illustrated catalogue raisonne of every tapies exhibition or political poster from 1950, the year of his first solo exhibition.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$62.00

The Art Patronage of Maria de'Medici
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The Art Patronage of Maria de'Medici

By Deborah Marrow

Ann Arbor: UMI Research Press, 1982. cloth, hard cover, illustrated boards. only slight evidence of age. no wear. no writing or markings. no bumps. tight binding.; xv-175pp., 43 b/w illustrations.. First Cloth Trade Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$42.00

Marcel Broodthaers
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Marcel Broodthaers

By Marge Goldwater, Michael Compton

Minneapolis/NY: Walker Art Center/Rizzoli, 1989. wrappers, sewn binding., very faint toning to white cover and nowhere else. no other flaws, clean. no writing, markings. no bumps, tears, creases..; 225pp., illustrated throughout in color and b/w. including the introduction, there are five essays by as many contributors. catalogue, reference material.. First Softcover Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Square 4to. Exhibition Catalogue.

$52.00

Joachim Patinir

By Robert A. Koch

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1968. cloth, hard cover, lacks dj. front free endpaper has the name, place, date of the art historian prior owner. one other endpaper has a one line note identifying the journal issue that has a review of the present volume. no other writing or markings. one or two small, old smudge spots. no other flaws. no bumps or fraying. sturdy binding.; english text.; xvii-98pp., followed by section of 92 b/w plates. detailed monograph and catalogue of the known works.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$48.00

Strindberg: Painter and Photographer
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Strindberg: Painter and Photographer

By Per Hedstrom, Agneta Lalander, Erik Hook, Douglas Feuk, Goran Soderstrom, and August Strindberg

New Haven/Stockholm: Yale University Press and the Nationalmuseum, 2001. hardcover with illustrated boards lacking dust jacket., no other flaws - clean, no writing or markings, tight binding.; english text.; 192pp., apprx. 200 illustrations, most all in color. five essays, and a sixth by august strindberg. catalogue, reference material. this exhibition appeared in stockholm, copenhagen and paris. not to be confused with the london/tate catalogue.. First English Language Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$54.00

ZORNMCMLXXXIX (Swedish text)

By Hans Henrik Brummer

Mora, Sweden: Zornsamlingarna, 1989. soft cover, folded card covers, as issued., very slight signs of handling to exterior, minor. no markings. no bumps, tears. strong binding, sewn and glued.; swedish text.; 377pp., illustrated throughout in color. b/w period photos. large catalogue on anders zorn.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$120.00

Laszlo Moholy-Nagy: Retrospective
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Laszlo Moholy-Nagy: Retrospective

By Ingrid Pfeiffer and Max Hollein, Editors

Munich, New York: Prestel, 2009. hard cover in dust jacket., tiny red dot to bottom edge. no other flaws or wear. clean, no other markings of any sort. no bumps, creases, tears. tight binding.; english text.; 192pp., illustrated throughout in color, some b/w., eight essays by various contributors. a text in german by mholy, is reproduced by photographing the original publication. catalogue and reference material. comprehensive examination of his varied projects, artworks.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$48.00

Vasily Kandinsky: A Colorful Life, the Collection of the Lenbachhaus, Munich

By Vivian Endicott Barnett, Helmut Friedel, Rudolf H. Wackernagel

Cologne/NY: Dumont and Harry N. Abrams, 1996. hardcover in dust jacket., very faint aura of toning to margins, barely discernible.. no other flaws, clean, no writing or markings, tight binding/hinges. this is a very heavy book.; 664pp., 723 illustrations, including 618 color plates. a most beautiful book, documenting the unique collection of kandinsky's art at the lenbachhaus in munich. strongest in the first two decades of the 20th century.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Near Fine. Large 4to. Exhibition Catalogue.

$92.00

Max Bill: Ohne Anfang Ohne Ende/No Beginning No End

By Jan Hoet, Dr. Angela Thomas Schmid, Ulrike Bestgen, Lorenzo Benedetti, Erich Schmid, Getulio Alviani, Max Bill

Herford/Zurich: Marta Herford and Scheidegger and Spiess, 2008. wrappers/folded card covers with cover attached at back, leaving spine free, as issued., no flaws, clean, no markings, sewn binding. an unused copy.; parallel german/english text.; 200pp., 201 illustrations in color, b/w. four essays, some of max bill's writings, catalogue, reference material. the centenary exhibition.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$78.00

Egon Schiele: Der Anfang/The Beginning
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Egon Schiele: Der Anfang/The Beginning

By Christian Bauer, Editor

Munchen: Hirmer Verlag, 2013. hard cover, illustrated boards., no flaws or wear. clean. no markings. strong binding. a very nice copy.; parallel text - german/english.; 220pp., illustrated throughout in color. four essays. catalogue and reference material.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/No Jacket, as Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$62.00

Munch: In His Own Words.
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Munch: In His Own Words.

By Poul Erik Tojner.

Munich/NY: Prestel, 2001. hardcover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean. no writing, markings or labels. no bumps, tears, clips, creases. tight binding. a great copy by any measure.; 224pp., 100 color illustrations, plates., english text, translated from norwegian original., many b/w photos., much of the artwork reproduced is seldom seen., contains diary entries, letters, and other writings of edvard munch, many previously unavailable in english.. First English Language Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$32.00

Underdrawings in Renaissance Paintings (Art in the Making)

By David Bomford, Editor

London/New Haven: National Gallery Company and Yale University Press, 2002. soft cover, as issued. no flaws or wear. clean. no markings. no tears or bumps. strong sewn binding. very nice copy.; 192pp., illustrated throughout in color and b/w., four essays and detailed catalogue entries.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$48.00

Time in the Medieval World: Occupations of the Months and Signs of the Zodiac in the Index of Christian Art
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Time in the Medieval World: Occupations of the Months and Signs of the Zodiac in the Index of Christian Art

By Colum Hourihane, Editor

University Park: Index of Christian Art Department of Art and Archaeology Princeton University in Association with Penn State University Press, 2007. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket. no flaws or wear. clean. no markings. no bumps, tears, creases. tight binding. appears unused.; lxviii-346pp., 657 b/w illustrations. 5 figures. subtitled, resources, volume 3., third in a series.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$72.00

The Last Expression: Art and Auschwitz.
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The Last Expression: Art and Auschwitz.

By David Mickenberg, Corinne Granof, Peter Hayes. Editors.

Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 2003. softcover with flaps. no hardcover issued., . no flaws, clean, unmarked, strong sewn binding.; first printing.; catalogue for show originating at the mary and leigh block museum of art, northwestern university.; xvpp., 272pp., 201 color plates of works in exhibition and 120 color and b/w figures throughout the text.; contains numerous essays by various contributors. a major work of scholarship focused on the artworks created by inmates of the auschwitz complex of camps during the period of the camp's existence. many works illustrated are seldom if ever seen.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine Plus/No Jacket, as Issued. 12" 4to. Exhibition Catalogue.

$58.00

Profane Illumination: Walter Benjamin and the Paris of Surrealist Revolution
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Profane Illumination: Walter Benjamin and the Paris of Surrealist Revolution

By Margaret Cohen

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993. soft cover, no flaws or wear. clean. no writing or markings. strong binding.; xi-271pp., 20 b/w illustrations. walter benjamin, his encounters with surrealism.. First Softcover Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Asger Jorn (English Text edition)

By Helle Brons

Denmark: Louisiana Library/Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, 2009. soft cover, stiff flex-covers, as issued., very slight evidence of handling to exterior. no flaws or significant wear. clean. no markings. tight binding; 163pp., illustrated throughout, most all in color. monograph on post-war danish artist, asger jorn, his role in the cobra group, and other aspects of a full career. scarce in english.. First English Language Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$62.00

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