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Brancusi
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Brancusi

By Pierre Cabanne

Paris: Terrail, 2006. soft cover, folded card covers, as issued. top fore-corner has a small, soft bump with little arc-echo throughout. no other flaws or wear. clean, no markings. strong sewn binding.255pp., illustrated throughout in color, with some b/w period photos. well illustrated, sculpture, drawings, photos by brancusi and others. english text.. First English Language Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$52.00

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

The Gothic Idol: Ideology and Image-Making in Medieval Art.
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The Gothic Idol: Ideology and Image-Making in Medieval Art.

By Michael Camille

Cambridge/NY: Cambridge University Press, 1990. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., only slight wear to small spots on dj. clean. no text markings. no bumps. sturdy binding. nice copy.; xxxii-407pp., 181 b/w illustrations.. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$42.00

Balthus
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Balthus

By Jean Clair

NY: Rizzoli, 2001. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket.,.no flaws or wear. clean, no writing or text marking, no bumps, tears. appears unused. tightly bound., heavy item.; 496pp., illustrated throughout in color, small number of b/w illustrations., english text., contains 13 essays by various contributors, catalogue with detailed entries, comprehensive reference material. beautifully produced book covering the full career.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. Large 12" 4to. Exhibition Catalogue.

$92.00

Velazquez: The Technique of Genius
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Velazquez: The Technique of Genius

By Jonathan Brown and Carmen Garrido

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1998. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., one small smudge to front free endpaper. no other flaws or wear.clean, no writing, markings or labels. no bumps or tears. tight binding.; english text.; 215pp., illustrated throughout in color and a few b/w figures. many specially photographed details. two essays, followed by detailed examination of 30 paintings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$135.00

Paul Klee: His Life and Work
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Paul Klee: His Life and Work

By Carolyn Lanchner. Editor

Ostfildern-Ruit: Hatje Cantz, 2001. hardcover in dust jacket., only the slightest signs of handling. no actual flaws or wear. no writing or other markings. no tears, bumps, chips. tight binding/hinges.; this is a revised edition of the museum of modern art, ny 1987 catalogue.; english text.; 348pp., 390 illustrations, including 135 in color.; contains over 100pp. of illustrated essays on klee by jurgen glaesemer, o. k. werckmeister, ann temkin, and carolyn lanchner. plates, catalogue, reference material.. First American Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$65.00

Jean Arp

By Carola Giedion-Welcker, Marguerite Hagenbach

New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1957. cloth, hard cover in printed clear dust wrapper, as issued. illustrated boards., some dust-spots to top-edge. dust jacket has rubbing, one small corner-chip, two small closed edge-tears, one flap-crease. no writing or markings. no bumps. strong binding. ; xliii-122pp., illustrated in b/w with a couple of color plates. 140 all-together.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Minus/Very Good Minus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$75.00

Victor Brauner: Surrealist Hieroglyphs
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Victor Brauner: Surrealist Hieroglyphs

By Susan Davidson, Parker Tyler, Didier Semin, Margaret Montagne, Bradford Epley

Houston, TX/Ostfildern-Ruit, Germany: The Menil Collection and Hatje Cantz, 2001. hardcover in dust jacket., clean, tightly bound, no writing or markings.; english text.; 167pp., 74 color plates, most are full-page. 117 b/w figures, photos. three essays, catalogue, reference material. comprehensive exhibition catalogue on the work of romanian-born surrealist artist, victor brauner.; the default/stock images associated with this title are usually incorrect.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$62.00

Kupka

By Serge Fauchereau

NY: Rizzoli, 1989. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket., two miniscule dark dots to front endpaper - negligible impact. no flaws, no writing or markings, no bumps or tears. tightly bound, well preserved copy.; english text.; 128pp., 137 color and 45 b/w illustrations. comprehensive monograph on the career of czech modernist painter, frantisek kupka.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$52.00

Paul Delvaux

By Marc Rombaut

Barcelona: Ediciones Poligrafa, S. A., 1990. hardcover in dust jacket., only the slightest evidence of handling to dj at spine's top edge. no flaws, clean, no writing or markings, tight binding.; english text.; 128pp., 156 color plates. comprehensive monograph on the belgian painter associated with surrealism.. First English Language Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$57.00

Zadkine (French Text)

By Ionel Jianou

Paris: Arted - Editions d'Art, 1964. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., light, shallow wear to spots along dj edges. no other flaws or wear. clean. no markings. strong binding.; original french text., this copy has an ink inscription signed by prof. jianou on the half-title page.; 207pp., illustrated throughout in b/w.. comprehensive monograph and catalogue raisonne on the russian-born artist.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Catalogue Raisonne.

$52.00

Goya in the Twilight of Enlightenment

By Janis A. Tomlinson

New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1992. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear, clean, no markings. no bumps, tears, chips. tight strong binding.; x - 240pp., 32 color plates, 70 b/w figures.; the author takes a close look at the political and cultural tumult of the period during which goya's mature works were created, and offers some useful reinterpretations of the traditional view of the great spanish artist.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$32.00

James Ensor
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James Ensor

By Max Hollein, Ingrid Pfeiffer, Editors

Ostfildern-Ruit: Hatje Cantz, 2005. hardcover in dust jacket., no flaws - clean, unmarked, tightly bound. pristine unused copy.; english text edition.; 332pp., 310 illustrations, including 240 in color. contains four essays from various contributors, catalogue, reference material.. First English Language Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$68.00

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