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Mirror Images: Women, Surrealism, and Self-Representation
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Mirror Images: Women, Surrealism, and Self-Representation

By Whitney Chadwick, Editor

Cambridge: The MIT Press, 1998. soft cover, folded card covers., shiny silver mylar wrappers shows some superficial rubbing, as usual with this book. thin, small scratches to surface of cover. owner name to corner of half- title page. no other flaws or wear, clean, no other writing or markings. no bumps or tears. strong sewn binding.; xiii-193pp., illustrated in color and b/w. contains seven essays by various contributors.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$42.00

The New Television: A Public/Private Art

By Douglas Davis and Allison Simmons. Editors.

Cambridge: The M.I.T. Press, 1977. hard cover., very slight rubbing to exterior, minor. no other wear. clean. no markings. no bumps. strong binding.; xiii-289pp., illustrated throughout in b/w, 2pp. color.; based on, "open circuits: an international conference on the future of television", held at the museum of modern art, ny in 1974. contains essays, papers, exchanges, pieces. contributors included - vito acconci, john baldessari, richard serra, allan kaprow, nam june paik, gregory battcock, stan vanderbeek, hollis frampton, joan jonas, liza baer, et al.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$72.00

October: The Second Decade, 1986-1996
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October: The Second Decade, 1986-1996

By Rosalind Krauss, et al., Editors

Cambridge: The MIT Press, 1997. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., minor bit of dj wear, virtually undetectable. no other flaws. clean. no markings. strong binding.; xi-449pp. plus a few more unpaginated sheets at the end. b/w illustrations. 23 articles and essays by various contributors.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$58.00

Gondola Days: Isabella Stewart Gardner and the Palazzo Barbaro Circle
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Gondola Days: Isabella Stewart Gardner and the Palazzo Barbaro Circle

By Elizabeth Anne McCauley, Alan Chong, Rosella Mamoli Zorzi, Richard Lingner

Boston: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 2004. hard cover in dust jacket, dark orange cloth, map endpapers.,.no flaws, no wear, clean, tightly bound, no writing or markings.; published in association with antique collectors' club.; xviii-297pp., 235 illustrations in color, b/w., eight essays, detailed, illustrated artist biographies, reference material., whistler, sargent, chase, zorn, mancini, curtis, et al.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$39.00

The Icon

By Kurt Weitzmann, et al

London: Studio Editions, 1990. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket.,no flaws or wear - clean, tightly bound, no writing or markings. large, heavy book.; 419pp., 385 color plates, many full-page. seven sections by various co-authors, icons of constantinople, georgia, balkans, greek isles, russia, from crusades era, post-byzantine wallachia and moldavia, and more.. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine Plus. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$57.00

Guayasamin: Inauguracion De La Segunda Reunion Latinoamericana Para La Defensa De Los Derechos Humanos, Quito, 20 De Agosto De 1980

By Oswaldo Guayasamin, et al.

Quito: Fundacion Guayasamin, 1980. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., minute, minor bits of wear to dj, negligible impact. clean. no markings. no bumps, tears, chips. tight binding. a very nice copy.; this copy is inscribed, signed and dated by guayasamin in black marker under his photo across from the copyright page. ; parallel text in spanish, english, french.; 127pp., 24 large color plates, 3 photos. artwork for foundation for latinamerican human rights.. Signed by Artist. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$190.00

How to Look: Ad Reinhardt Art Comics
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How to Look: Ad Reinhardt Art Comics

By Ad Reinhardt, Robert Storr

New York/Ostfildern : David Zwirner and Hatje Cantz Verlag , 2013. hard cover, illustrated boards. large format., minor signs of handling to exterior, no serious flaws. clean, no writing, markings or labels. strong binding, hinges.; english text., 91pp., illustrated throughout in b/w figures and plates. essay by robert storr. reproduces ad reinhardt's comics and cartoons on art history and art theory.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$140.00

Avigdor Arikha: Selected Paintings 1953-1997

By Jean-Pierre Cuzin, Marc Jordan, Avigdor Arikha, Yona Fischer

Jerusalem: The Israel Museum, 1998. hard cover in dust jacket., minute evidence of handling to dj. no real flaws or wear. clean, no markings anywhere. strong binding. a very nice copy.; text in hebrew and english.; 166pp., 102 color illustrations in catalogue section, with others in texts. two essays and a conversation with the artist. catalogue and reference material.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine Plus. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$62.00

R. B. Kitaj: Confessions of an Old Jewish Painter, Autobiography
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R. B. Kitaj: Confessions of an Old Jewish Painter, Autobiography

By R. B. Kitaj

Munich: Schirmer/Mosel, 2017. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket with bound-in place-keeping ribbon. no flaws or wear. clean. no writing or markings of any sort. no tears, chips, bumps, clips, labels. strong binding. appears unused.; english text.; preface by david hockney. edited with epilogue by eckhart j. gillen. 400pp., 212 color illustrations, including 33 photos by lee friedlander.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$85.00

The Art of Joaquin Torres-Garcia: Constructive Universalism and the Inversion of Abstraction

By Aarnoud Rommens

Abingdon, Oxon, UK and New York, NY: Routledge, 2017. hard cover, illustrated boards., no flaws. clean. no writing or markings. strong binding. appears unused.; english text.; vii-192pp., 42 b/w illustrations. examines and reexamines the work of uruguayan 20th century artist, joaquin torres-garcia.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/No Jacket, as Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$130.00

Mapping the Terrain: New Genre Public Art
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Mapping the Terrain: New Genre Public Art

By Suzanne Lacy, Editor

Seattle: Bay Press , 1995. soft cover, as issued., faint, small owner name to front free endpaper. one faded smudge on corner of contents page. minor signs of handling to exterior. no other flaws. no text or exterior markings. no bumps, tears, labels. strong binding.; 293pp., some b/w photos. 11 essays and articles by various contributors - allan kaprow, lucy lippard, suzi gablik, et al.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Fantastic Architecture
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Fantastic Architecture

By Wolf Vostell, Dick Higgins, et al.

New York: Something Else Press, 1969. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., back panel of dj has two small closed edge-tears and a very few bits of minute wear. no other flaws or wear. clean. no markings of any sort. no bumps, chips, labels or creases. flap price of $6.95 intact. strong binding. a well preserved copy.; no edition statement, other than to say that the german edition appeared in 1969. the loc number starts with 74, and that can indicate a 1974 date, but it is not always so., unpaginated. illustrated throughout in b/w., work and/or contributions by 36 individuals from the post-war european and american avant-gardes. this is not a 21st century reissue.. No Edition Stated. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$42.00

Otto Pienne: Sky Art 1968-1996 (Inscribed by Otto Piene)

By Susanne Rennert, Stephan Von Wiese

Koln: Wienand Verlag, 1999. hard cover in dust jacket., very faint toning to some page margins. minute wear to some corners. no other flaws or wear.clean. no markings. strong binding.; parallel german/english text; this copy is signed and inscribed to a fellow artist from the mit center for advanced visual study by otto piene in pen on the half-title page.; 208pp., 73 color plates and 90 b/w illustrations.. Signed by Artist. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$155.00

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

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 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

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

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