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TATE MODERN, the Handbook

by Blazwick, Iwona & Wilson, Simon, Editors

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2001
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Fine
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London: Tate Gallery Publishing Ltd., 2001. Large Softcover. Fine. Tate Modern is Britain's museum of international modern art, holding Britain's collection of UK art from 1900 to the present, as well as extensive collections of international modern and contemporary art. The "Handbook" was published in conjunction with and to celebrate Tate Modern's move into new, expanded and renovated… Read more
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MILTON AVERY: ONRUSHING WAVES

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Published
2004
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Fine
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9780976239505
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New York: Knoedler & Company, 2004. Exhibition Catalogue. Fine. The catalogue for a 2004-05 exhibition of art work by American artist Milton Avery, including oils, watercolors and sketches from the 1920s to the 1960s of the Atlantic seacoast and the Atlantic ocean. First edition, first printing, About 10 x 9 1/2 inches, 47 pages on glossy paper in… Read more
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ATLAS OF EMOTION: Journeys in Art, Architecture and Film

by Bruno, Giuliana

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Published
2007
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About Very Good
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New York: Verso, 2007. Large Softcover. About Very Good. Bruno is Professor of Visual and Environmental Studies at Harvard University and known internationally for her work on the junctions between art and cultural history as experienced in the visual arts, architecture, film and the media. "Atlas of Emotion" won the 2003 Kraszna-Kraus Book Award in culture and history… Read more
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IMPRESSIONISM:

by Courthion, Pierre

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Published
1979
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Very Good
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9780810902022
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New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, 1979. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. This book's subtitle is: "The Movement, The Masters, The Precursors and the Followers," and Courthion, a 20th century Swiss writer and critic, delivers a readable art historical work, one meant for the general public, that is well illustrated with some 314 illustrations including 62 hand-tipped, full-color… Read more
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THE PRE-HISTORY OF THE FAR SIDE, A 10TH ANNIVERSARY EXHIBIT

by Larson, Gary

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Published
1989
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Very Good
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9780836218510
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£15.20

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Kansas City: Andrews & McMeel, Inc., 1989. Large Softcover. Very Good. Artist Gary Larson titled this collection of his cartoons a "Retrospective," and an "Exhibit." It is a a trip inside a weird mind and strange sense of humor, a glimpse into the creative process of an artist who sees the world a bit differently than the rest… Read more
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VANISHED SPLENDORS: A MEMOIR, as told to Alain Vircondelet

by Balthus (Balthazar Kossowski de Rola

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Published
2002
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Very Good
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9780066212609
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New York: Ecco Press/HarperCollins, 2002. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. Balthus was a 20th century European artist, primarily a painter, whose works were realistic but psychologically introverted, often depicting pubescent girls in erotic and voyeristic poses. His work was known and admired by other European writers and artitists including Andre Breton and Pablo Picasso. This English translation from the… Read more
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VELAZQUEZ, PAINTER and COURTIER

by Brown, Jonathan

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Published
1986
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Very Good
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9780300034660
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£59.12

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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1986. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Diego De Velazquez, born in Seville in 1599, was one of the great European artists of any age. His work continues to be praised and emulated by painters today more than 300 years after his death. First edition, second printing. About 10 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches, 322… Read more
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ELBERT HUBBARD'S SCRAP BOOK

by Hubbard, Elbert

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Published
1923
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Good Plus
Edition
First Edition.
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New York: William H. Wise & Company, 1923. First Edition. . Large Softcover. Good Plus. Elbert Hubbard was a writer, philosopher, publisher and artist as well as a successful businessman and is best remembered today as the founder of the Roycroft artisan community in western New York in the late 19th -- early 20th century. The Roycroft campus… Read more
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RENOIR, A RETROSPECTIVE

by Wadley, Nicholas

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Published
1989
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Very Good
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9780517686133
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New York: Park Lane, 1989. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. This large volume does justice not only to the 124 color and 116 b & w reproductions but to the multitude of family, friends, artists, critics, and historians who have written, not always kindly, about Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919), and whose comments, as well as Renoir's own letters and writings… Read more
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U.S. CAMERA INTERNATIONAL PICTURES, 1963

by Maloney, Tom, Editor

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Published
1962
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Good Plus to Very Good
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New York: U.S. Camera Publishing Corp., 1962. Hardcover. Good Plus to Very Good/Good To Good Plus. In 1963, U.S. Camera's annual international collection of fine photography included a noteworthy section of photos of President Kennedy and his family two years into his first term in office and only months before his assassination. It also included a portfolio of… Read more
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CORNELLI

by Spyri, Johanna

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Published
1927
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Near Fine
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1927. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good Plus to Very Good. A late children's novel by Johanna Spyri, the Swiss author of "Heidi." Cornelli is the story of a widowed mother of four children who must weigh the needs of their futures against their current desires, particularly in terms of educations in art and music or… Read more
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SERGEI KONIONKOV

by Kravchenko, K.

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Published
1978
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Very Good
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Leningrad: Aurora Art Publishers, 1978. Hardcover. Very Good/Good Plus. Sergei Konionkov was an internationally known Russian sculptor, a supporter of the 1917 revolution and of communism, who spent a large part of his working life outside the Soviet Union, including 22 years in the U.S. His art work was largely respresentational. He worked in clay and stone and,… Read more
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WHITNEY BIENNIAL 2002

by Rinder, Lawrence R.

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Published
2002
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Good Plus to Very Good
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9780810968325
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New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 2002. Exhibition Catalogue. Good Plus to Very Good. The Whitney Museum of American Art, founded in NYC in 1932, focuses on 20th and 21st Century Art. Every two years, beginning in 1973, it holds an exhibition of contemporary art by younger and relatively unknown artists. This is the catalogue for the… Read more
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ART IN AMERICA, March 2003

by Baker, Elizabeth C., Editor

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Published
2003
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Near Fine
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New York: Brant Art Publications, 2003. Magazine. Near Fine. Art In America" magazine, March 2003, issue. About 9 x 10 3/4 inches, 152 pages in glossy light card wrappers featuring Picabia's "Portrait of a Couple," 1942-43 on front cover; Gagosian Gallery ad for Ed Ruscha photo exhibition, Beverly Hills, CA, on back. Articles include Brooks Adams on Picabia,… Read more
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ART IN AMERICA, May, 1986

by Baker, Elizabeth C., Editor

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1986
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New York: Brant Art Publications, 1986. Magazine. Very Good. Vol. 74, No. 5: Featured articles include Jennifer Bartlett retrospective; essay on relationship between art and corporate worlds by Suzanne Stephens; Arte Povera at P.S. 1; and Ruben Nakian retrospective. Also regular departments: Issues & Commentary by Carter Ratcliff; Review of Books; Review of Exhibitions. About 8 1/2 by… Read more
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ART IN AMERICA, October, 1986

by Baker, Elizabeth C., Editor

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Published
1986
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Very Good
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New York: Brant Art Publications, 1986. Magazine. Very Good. Vol. 74, No. 10: Featured articles include: "Futurism at the Palazzo Grassi;" Franz Kline and Elmer Bischoff retrospectives; Richard Serra's triple exhibition in NYC; also Report from Boston on Institute of Contemporary Arts' 50th anniversary as well as a Report from Venice on the 42nd Biennale,and in Issues &… Read more
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ART IN AMERICA, June, 1986

by Baker, Elizabeth C., Editor

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1986
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Good Plus
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New York: Brant Art Publications, 1986. Magazine. Good Plus. Vol. 74, No. 6: Features include special section: "Museum Blockbusters" with articles by Conforti, Elsen, Wallis and Tillman. Other articles on Ryman paintings; interview with R.B. Kitaj; Trevor Winkfield's paintings "like a Book of Hours co-designed by Bosch and Beatrix Potter." Plus regular reviews of books and exhibitions and… Read more
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WRECKED

by Ide, Joe

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Published
2018
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Very Fine
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New York: Mulholland Books/Little Brown, 2018. Hardcover. Very Fine/Very Fine. The third novel in this new mystery series by Joe Ide finds teenaged genius, Isaiiah Quintabe, on his own, living by his wits in Long Beach, CA, as an unlicensed PI, who sometimes accepts payment in chickens and pies, takes the job of finding the missing mother of… Read more
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TWO WORLDS OF ANDREW WYETH: KUERNERS AND OLSONS

by Gilbert, Katharine S. & Holt, Joan K., Editors

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Published
1976
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Good Plus to Very Good
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New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1976. Exhibition Catalogue. Good Plus to Very Good. The exhibition catalogue issued for the 1976 exhibition of drawing and painting by Andrew Wyeth at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. The art, created by Wyeth at Chadds Ford, PA, and Olsons Farm, Cushing, ME, ranges from childhood images of… Read more
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ART IN AMERICA, September, 1986

by Baker, Elizabeth C., Editor

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1986
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Very Good
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New York: Brant Art Publications, 1986. Magazine. Very Good. Volume 74, No. 9: A pair of articles on Picasso, the first featuring photos taken by Jean Costeau of Picasso and friends at lunch in Montparnasse in 1916, the second a review of a traveling exhibition of previously unexhibited Picasso sketchbooks providing a detailed look at the artist at… Read more
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