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Pompeo Batoni: Prince of Painters in Eighteenth-Century Rome
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Pompeo Batoni: Prince of Painters in Eighteenth-Century Rome

By Edgar Peters Bowron and Peter Bjorn Kerber

New Haven/Houston: Yale University Press in Association with the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, 2007. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket. one corner of back board has a small wrinkle affecting nothing, no interior echo. no other flaws or wear. clean. no markings. strong binding, hinges. a very nice copy.; english text.; ix-230pp., 152 color illustrations. comprehensive and well illustrated.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$85.00

The Sculpture of Giovan Angelo Montorsoli and His Circle: Myth and Faith in Renaissance Florence

By Alan Chong and Lorenzo Principi, Editors

Manchester: Currier Museum of Art, 2018. hard cover, illustrated boards., minute bumps to some fore-corners of boards, not internal. minor rubbing to back cover. no other flaws or wear. clean. no markings. tight binding.; 192pp., illustrated throughout in color. five essays by various contributors. catalogue, reference material. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$64.00

Carlo Crivelli
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Carlo Crivelli

By Ronald Lightbown

New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2004. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket., one minute bump to top fore-corner tip of bottom board, negligible impact. no other flaws, large/heavy book. clean. no writing, markings, labels. no real bumps, tears, chips, creases. strong binding, hinges; 558pp., xpp. preliminaries., 244 illustrations, including many color plates and details.; the definitive work in english on 15th century venetian painter, carlo crivelli. important reference.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Catalogue Raisonne.

$470.00

Antonello Da Messina: L'Opera Completa

By Mauro Lucco, Giovanni Carlo Federico Villa

Milano: Silvana Editoriale, 2006. soft cover/folded card covers, sewn binding., off-set from one plate to facing page with nothing lost. no other flaws - clean, no writing or markings, tightly bound.; italian text.; 383pp., illustrated throughout in color, some b/w., seven scholarly essays, catalogue raisonne.. First Softcover Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine Plus/No Jacket, as Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Catalogue Raisonne.

$42.00

Domenico Gnoli: Detail of a Detail

By Yannick Vu, Cecilia Alemani

New York: Luxembourg and Dayan, 2018. cloth, hard cover. no flaws or wear. clean. no markings. no bumps. strong binding. appears unused.; english text.; 84pp., illustrated throughout in color. two essays. catalogue. post-war italian painter.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. Square 8vo. Exhibition Catalogue.

$62.00

Io Michelangelo Da Caravaggio

By Maurizio Marini

Roma: Studio B, Bestetti e Bozzi, 1974. hard cover in dust jacket in original slipcase with pull-out ribbon intact. large and heavy volume. exterior hinges of both boards were successfully reinforced with matched japanese tissue. minor wear to slipcase. no other flaws, wear. clean. no markings. strong binding.; italian text.; 519pp.400 b/w illustrations. 16 color plates. catalogue raisonne.. Seconda Edizione . Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$155.00

Fra Filippo Lippi: The Carmelite Painter
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Fra Filippo Lippi: The Carmelite Painter

By Megan Holmes

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket.. only slightest indications of handling, negligible impact. no flaws, clean, no markings, strong binding.; english text.; ix-301pp., 234 illustrations in color and b/w. detailed, well illustrated monograph on the 15th century italian monk and painter.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$57.00

Donatello, Michelangelo, Cellini: Sculptors' Drawings from Renaissance Italy
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Donatello, Michelangelo, Cellini: Sculptors' Drawings from Renaissance Italy

By Michael W. Cole, Editor

Boston/London: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum and Paul Holberton Publishing, 2014. soft cover, folded card covers, as issued., very slight signs of handling to exterior, negligible impact. no flaws of real wear. clean. no markings. no bumps, tears, creases. strong sewn binding.; 264pp., illustrated throughout in color, some b/w. five essays and 47 catalogue entries by various contributors. reference material.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$42.00

The Heritage of Giotto's Geometry: Art and Science on the Eve of the Scientific Revolution
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The Heritage of Giotto's Geometry: Art and Science on the Eve of the Scientific Revolution

By Samuel Y. Edgerton, Jr.

Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1991. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket., ,no flaws or wear. clean, no text markings. no bumps, tears, clips, etc., tightly bound.; this copy has inscription from author to another art historian who also signed, all on title page.; x-319pp., illustrated throughout in b/w., well received examination of the evolving relationship between art and science during the early italian renaissance.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$57.00

Bernini: Genius of the Baroque
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Bernini: Genius of the Baroque

By Charles Avery, David Finn

Boston: Bulfinch Press/Little Brown and Co., 1997. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket., minute wear to dj at spine's top edge.very small, faint label ghost to front free endpaper.no other flaws. clean, no writing or markings. no bumps or tears. strong binding.; large, heavy item.; 287pp., 400 illustrations, 80 color, 142 duotone.; detailed, beautifully illustrated monograph focusing on gianlorenzo bernini's sculpture. contains the photos of noted sculpture photographer, david finn.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$125.00

Lorenzo Lotto: The Frescoes in the Oratorio Suardi at Trescore
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Lorenzo Lotto: The Frescoes in the Oratorio Suardi at Trescore

By Francesca Cortesi Bosco

Milan: Skira, 1997. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket in illustrated, cloth-covered slipcase., no flaws, a pristine, unused copy.; english text.; 183pp., illustrated throughout in color, with numerous details.. First English Language Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$52.00

Correggio and Parmigianino: Master Draughtsmen of the Renaissance.

By Carmen C. Bambach, Hugo Chapman, Martin Clayton, George R. Goldner

London: British Museum Press, 2000. hardcover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean. no markings, bumps, tears. tight binding.; 192pp., 150 color illustrations, 40 in b/w.; first rate contribution to the field and the high/late renaissance drawings bookshelf. great to see the drawings in color.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$58.00

Memoirs of the Early Italian Painters and of the Progress of Painting in Italy. From Cimabue to Bassano. (Two Volumes in One, as issued)

By Mrs. Jameson (Anna)

London: Charles Knight and Co., 1845. hard cover, three-quarter leather. gilt lettering to spine., some rubbing of the edges and corners, not scuffed or frayed, but rubbed. front free endpaper has an 1854 bookplate stating that the recipient took 3rd prize in drawing class at croft lodge academy. some pages were cut a little irregularly. no other flaws or wear. clean. no markings. no foxing. strong binding.; two volumes bound as one. vol. 1, 232pp./vol. 2, 272pp., both with b/w illustrations.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket, as Issued. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$72.00

Annibale Carracci and the Beginnings of Baroque Style. Second Edition with New Introduction and Select Bibliography

By Charles Dempsey

Fiesole/Florence: Edizioni Cadmo for Villa I Tatti, 2000. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean. no writing or markings. no bumps, tears, chips. tight binding. appears unused.; english text.; xxi-114pp., followed by 12 color plates. new introduction by the author, and select bibliography.no. 16 in villa i tatti series, italian renaissance studies.. Second Edition, Enlarged. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$125.00

The Engravings of Giorgio Ghisi
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The Engravings of Giorgio Ghisi

By Suzanne Boorsch, Michal and R.E. Lewis

New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1985. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean. no markings. no bumps, tears, chips. strong binding.; 248pp., 236 b/w illustrations. contains catalogue raisonne. reference material. 16th century italian engraver.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Catalogue Raisonne.

$60.00

Pontormo Drawings

By Salvatore S. Nigro and Carlo Guarrera

NY: Harry N. Abrams, 1992. hardcover in dust jacket, black cloth..no flaws or wear - clean, no writing or markings, strong binding and hinges. appears unused.; 158pp., 77 full-page color plates. contains essay and detailed plate commentaries. reference material. early 16th century italian mannerist draughtsmanship of jacopo carrucci, called pontormo.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine Plus. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$170.00

Fra Angelico: The Light of the Soul

By Jacqueline and Maurice Guillaud

New York: Clarkson N. Potter, 1986. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean. no markings. no tears, chips or bumps. tight binding.; english text.; 397pp., illustrated throughout in color, some on tissue paper. focuses on the works in the convent san marco in florence.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$65.00

Renaissance Self-Portraiture: The Visual Construction of Identity and the Social Status of the Artist
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Renaissance Self-Portraiture: The Visual Construction of Identity and the Social Status of the Artist

By Joanna Woods-Marsden

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1998. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket., no flaws - clean, no writing or markings, tight binding.; viii-285pp., 165 illustrations in color, b/w. detailed, well illustrated, scholarly work.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$72.00

Venice and the Grand Tour
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Venice and the Grand Tour

By Bruce Redford

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1996. hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean. no writing or markings. no bumps, tears, creases, chips. tight binding. appears unused.; 137pp., 42 illustrations, mostly color plates.carriera, canaletto, batoni, nazzari, pellegrini, et al.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$65.00

Lavinia Fontana of Bologna 1552-1614
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Lavinia Fontana of Bologna 1552-1614

By Vera Fortunati

Milan: Electa, 1998. soft cover, as issued., minute wear to cover at fore-corner tips, negligible impact. no other flaws or wear, clean, no writing or markings, strong sewn binding.; english text.; published in association with the national museum of women in the arts, washington dc.; 175pp., illustrated throughout in color, b/w. four essays by various contributors, detailed catalogue, reference material.. First American Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$48.00

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