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Evictions: Art and Spatial Politics
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Evictions: Art and Spatial Politics

By Rosalyn Deutsche

Cambridge: The MIT Press, 1996. soft cover. small name/date to half-title page no other flaws or wear - clean, no text markings, no exterior markings, no tears or bumps, tight binding.; xxiv-394pp., b/w illustrations throughout., deals with art, architecture, urban space, the city, the art world, the powers that be, control, and various intersections and agendas of the above.. First Softcover Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$57.00

Get the Message? A Decade of Art for Social Change

By Lucy R. Lippard

New York: E. P. Dutton, 1984. soft cover. some clear-laminate lifts to exterior. two corner creases to cover. pen notes to blank page at back of book. gently used copy. no text or exterior markings. strong binding.; viii-343pp., b/w illustrations throughout. art writing, essays, articles with international perspective.. First Edition /First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$48.00

Fujiko Nakaya: Fog Brouillard (with Both Discs)

By Michel Butor, Anne-Marie Duguet, Fujiko Nakaya, Bill Viola, et al.

Paris/Tokyo: Editions Anarchive, 2012. soft cover book and folding container with a dvd video and dvd-rom, all in a printed slip-case box, as issued., box has a few very soft creases, minor impact as flaws. no other flaws or wear. clean, no writing, markings, labels. appears largely unused. tight sewn binding on book.; parallel text - english/japanese/french.; 415pp., illustrated throughout in color, some b/w. texts from various contributors. the artist uses steam and fog in her art.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine Plus/No Jacket, as Issued. Oblong 24mo.

$75.00

Working Space
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Working Space

By Frank Stella

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1986. hardcover in dust jacket., no flaws, clean, no writing or markings, tight binding.; 177pp., 36 color plates, 55 b/w figures., comprised of the charles eliot norton lectures 1983-84 delivered by frank stella.. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$42.00

The Spanish Forger

By William Voelkle, Roger S. Wieck

New York: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1978. soft cover., some rubbing to exterior. slight lean to binding left-to-right, minor. the very small bookplate of art historian/curator charles cunningham on verso of cover. no other flaws or wear. clean. no text or exterior markings. strong binding.; 77pp. of text, followed by unpaginated plate section containing 315 illustrations in b/w and color. examines the mysterious output of an unknown skilled forger of illuminated manuscripts.. First Softcover Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$72.00

The True Vine: On Visual Representation and Western Tradition

By Stephen Bann

Cambridge, U.K./NY: Cambridge University Press, 1989. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean, no markings, writing, or labels. tight binding.; xv-286pp., b/w illustrations throughout. art history.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$48.00

The Subjects of Art History: Historical Objects in Contemporary Perspectives
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The Subjects of Art History: Historical Objects in Contemporary Perspectives

By Mark A. Cheetham, Michael Ann Holly, Keith Moxey, Editors

Cambridge, U.K./NY: Cambridge University Press, 1998. soft cover., one article has very faint pencil marks to 7 pages. no other flaws. clean, no other markings. no bumps, tears. tight binding.; xii-336pp., 47 b/w illustrations. 16 essays and articles by various contributors.. First Softcover Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$32.00

Julio Le Parc: Entrevista Grabada, Documentacion y Textos Reunidos

By Marta Dujovne, Marta Gil Sola, Julio Le Parc

Buenos Aires: Editorial Estuario, 1967. soft cover., exterior edges of textblock age-toned., only minor signs of use or age, no serious flaws. sturdy binding.; spanish text.; 62pp., b/w illustrations, photos. argentine-born post-war artist associated with op-art and kinetic art.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Square 12mo.

$54.00

El Anatsui: When I Last Wrote to You About Africa
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El Anatsui: When I Last Wrote to You About Africa

By Lisa M. Binder, Editor

NY/Seattle: Museum for African Art in Association with University of Washington Press, 2010. hard cover, illustrated boards..no flaws or wear, clean, no markings, tight binding, an unused copy.; 170pp., illustrated throughout in color. four essays, catalogue, reference material.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$78.00

The Image of the Black in Western Art. Volume II from the Early Christian Era to the "Age of Discovery", Part 1 from the Demonic Threat to the Incarnation of Sainthood.
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The Image of the Black in Western Art. Volume II from the Early Christian Era to the "Age of Discovery", Part 1 from the Demonic Threat to the Incarnation of Sainthood.

By Jean Devisse.

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1979. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket., minor wear to dj back panel., owner name/place/date to ffep.no other flaws. clean, no text or exterior markings. no bumps, chips. strong binding, hinges., 288pp., 168 illustrations, 41 in color, 2 maps. this is volume 2, part 1 only.; preliminary essay by jean marie courtes. published in association with the menil foundation.; likely first edition.. No Edition Stated.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. .

$240.00

The Image of the Black in Western Art. Volume II, from the Early Christian Era to the "Age of Discovery". Part 2: Africans in the Christian Ordinance of the World ( Fourteenth to the Sixteenth Century ).

By Jean Devisse and Michel Mollat.

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1979. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket., owner name/place/date to ffep. no other flaws. clean, no text or exterior markings. no tears, chips, bumps. strong binding, hinges.; this is volume two, part 2 only.; 336pp., 264 illustrations, 47 in color.; likely the first edition.. No Edition Stated.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$150.00

The Collection of Frederick W. Hughes. October 10, 2001, New York

By Sotheby's

New York: Sotheby's, 2001. soft cover., clean, no writing or markings. no bumps, tears, or creases. tight binding. 354 lots detailed and illustrated. a number of works by andy warhol, a long time friend and associate of mr. hughes.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Auction Catalogue.

$72.00

Sinai: Treasures of the Monastery of Saint Catherine

By Konstantinos A. Manafis, Editor

Athens: Ekdotike Athenon, 1990. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket in strong illustrated slipcase. large, heavy book., very slight, minor wear to dj, negligible impact. paperclip-ghost to margin of a couple of pages in middle of book. no other flaws or wear. clean, bright copy. no text or exterior markings. no bumps, tears, chips. strong binding, hinges.; the half-title page is stamped with brief text and seal with the pen signature of archbishop damianos of sinai. dated 1997.; 399pp., illustrated throughout in color. paintings, icons, embroideries, metalwork, illuminated manuscripts, books, more.. Signed. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$140.00

El Surrealismo Y El Arte Fantastico De Mexico

By Ida Rodriguez Prampolini

Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico: Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico, 1969. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., only minor bits of wear to exterior. clean, no writing or markings. no bumps, tears, chips. strong binding. a solid, well preserved copy.; original spanish text.; 133pp. of text with 20 color plates and 154 b/w plates on unnumbered sheets placed at intervals, as issued. detailed history of mexican artists and surrealism.. Primera Edicion. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$95.00

Belisario: Sketches of Character. A Historical Biography of a Jamaican Artist

By Jackie Ranston

Kingston : The Mill Press, 2008. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket in cloth-covered slipcase, as issued., the second free endpaper has a gift inscription which could be by the author, though it is a tough call. the slipcase has slight evidence of use, nothing serious. else, clean, no text or exterior markings. no bumps, tears, labels. strong binding, hinges.; this is copy 39 of 100 signed and numbered on the last page.; xix-409pp., illustrated throughout in color and b/w. detailed, comprehensive history and biography of isaac mendes belisario, artist in early 19th century jamaica.. Signed by Author. First Edition - Limited. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$150.00

A Noir Black Book: Art and Fashion
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A Noir Black Book: Art and Fashion

By Franca Sozzani, Luca Stoppini, Mariuccia Casadio, Pasquale Leccese

Paris: Editions Assouline, 1998. soft cover, folded card covers in printed belly-band, as issued., minor, minute wear to belly-band. no other flaws or wear. clean, no writing or markings. no bumps or chips. strong sewn binding.; english text translated from italian original.; 174pp., illustrated throughout in black and white. essay.. First English Language Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$110.00

Barney Beuys: All in the Present Must be Transformed
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Barney Beuys: All in the Present Must be Transformed

By Nancy Spector, Mark C. Taylor, Christian Scheidemann, Nat Trotman

New York/Berlin: Guggenheim Museum Publications and Deutsche Guggenheim, 2006. cloth, hard cover., cover has very faint penny-size drop that is only visible when one tilts it just-so. minor flaw with no internal artifact. else, an unused copy. clean, no markings, no bumps. tight binding.; english text edition.; 164pp., illustrated throughout in color, b/w. four essays. catalogue, reference material. juxtaposes matthew barney with joseph beuys.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$48.00

The Definitively Unfinished Marcel Duchamp
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The Definitively Unfinished Marcel Duchamp

By Thierry De Duve. Editor

Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 1992. cloth-backed boards, hardcover in dust jacket.,small repair to edge of front free endpaper. small closed edge-tear to rear free endpaper. very small nick to a few pages in center to top edge.no other flaws, clean, sturdy, unmarked pages/text.; published in association with nova scotia college of art and design, halifax.; xii-488pp., b/w figures throughout text.; contains eleven papers delivered by various art historians and the text of a discussion which followed each. earns spot on crowded duchamp shelf.. First Edition /Second Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$48.00

The Discovery of the Art of the Insane
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The Discovery of the Art of the Insane

By John M. MacGregor

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1989. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket., minor bits of wear to dj at spine ends. no other flaws or wear. no bumps, no writing or text or exterior markings, strong binding.; xix-390pp., 29 color plates, numerous b/w illustrations. classic, comprehensive work on subject.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$52.00

Cezanne and Beyond
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Cezanne and Beyond

By Joseph J. Rishel and Katherine Sachs, et al.

Philadelphia/New Haven: Philadelphia Museum of Art in Association with Yale University Press , 2009. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket. large and heavy book., no flaws or wear. clean, no text or exterior markings. no tears, chips, clips or bumps. tight binding, hinges.; xiii-585pp., 483 color illustrations and 85 in b/w. 19 essays by 17 contributors. catalogue and reference material. documents the relationship with cezanne and numerous 20th century artists. very well illustrated. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$72.00

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