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Joan Snyder: February 3-28, 1990
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Joan Snyder: February 3-28, 1990

NY: Hirschl & Adler Modern. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled and scuffed.. 1990. Softcover. 094205122X . Yellow card covers with self-wrappers. Exhibition catalogue with checklist, artist statement, color plates, chronology, bibliography, exhibitions list. ; 32 pages .

$15.00

Bellechasse en Blanc et Noir
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Bellechasse en Blanc et Noir

By Starenkyj, Stefan

Armagh, Bellechasse, Quebec: Orion. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1977. Softcover. Ink sketches of landmarks around Bellechasse, outside Quebec City. Text in French. Unpaginated. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Making the Brush Behave:  Fourteen Lessons in Watercolor Painting with  Twenty-Nine Illustrations
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Making the Brush Behave: Fourteen Lessons in Watercolor Painting with Twenty-Nine Illustrations

By O'Hara, Eliot

NY: Minton, Balch & Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, fore-edges and page tops . foxed, jacket toned with closed tears and some watercolor drips.. 1935. Twelfth Printing. Hardcover. Red cloth boards. Black and white frontispiece and illustrations throughout. A series of lessons and exercises fully diagrammed and calculated to teach sound technique and smooth brush control. ; 136 pages .

$10.00

The Hat Book
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The Hat Book

By Smith, Rodney; Smolan, Leslie

NY: Bantam Doubleday Dell. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. 0385472285 . Black cloth, illustrated paper front and rear label with red ribbon page marker laid in. Black and white photos, index, resource guide, biographies, and acknowledgments page. Designer Leslie Smolen has intermingled the photographs of Rodney Smith with essays from numerous New York City based writers and artists in a work celebrating the magic, mystery, and humor of hats. ; 127 pages .

$20.00

Alberto Giacometti
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Alberto Giacometti

By Lamarche-Vadel, Bernard

NY: Konecky & Konecky. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed with closed tear at . front top corner.. 1989. First US Edition. Hardcover. 0914427903 . Gray cloth boards. Color photos, black and white photos, color illustrations, black and white illustrations. An examination of the artist's beginning in his early years, working through Cubism, Surrealism and Existentialism. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 176 pages .

$20.00

Richard Lindner
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Richard Lindner

By Kramer, Hilton

Boston: New York Graphic Society. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly scuffed.. 1975. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0821205137 . Biographical chronology, bibliography. Many tipped-in color plates and numerous other black and white reproductions of the German-American artist's works. Black cloth binding. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 255 pages .

$30.00

Canova: Ideal Heads
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Canova: Ideal Heads

By Eustace, Katharine (editor)

Oxford, England: Ashmolean Museum. Near Fine; *. 1997. First Edition. Softcover. 1854440837 . Softcover with French Flaps. Many illustrations. Bibliography, catalogue. Several essays discussing sculpture, Canova's life and art, and the Ashmolean Museum. ; 128 pages .

$13.00

Anthony Caro:  The Greek Series
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Anthony Caro: The Greek Series

By Caro, Anthony

NY: Andre Emmerich Gallery. Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed.. 1988. Softcover. Color photo-illustrated card covers with French Flaps. Black and white photos. Introduction by John Dorsey. Author biography. Catalogue for an exhibition of Caro's sculptures held at the Andre Emmerich Gallery April 30-June 10, 1988. .

$15.00

According to What?
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According to What?

By Weiwei, Ai

Washington, DC: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 2013. Second Printing. Softcover. 978-3791364438 . Catalogue published in conjunction with retrospective exhibition of Weiwei's art. Many plates. Interview with the artist by Kelly Brougher. Essays by Mami Kataoka and Charles Merewether. ; 136 pages .

$12.00

Currents and Eddies:  Chips from the Log of an Artist-Angler
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Currents and Eddies: Chips from the Log of an Artist-Angler

By Schaldach, William J.

NY: A. S. Barnes and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Gift inscription on front endpaper.. 1944. First Printing. Hardcover. One of 5,000 copies. Brown cloth binding. x, 138 pages. Color prints and black and white illustrations. Autobiographical reminiscences of the Vermont artist and angler from the early and mid portions of the 1900s. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

John Marin:  The 291 Years
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John Marin: The 291 Years

By Rose, Barbara

NY: Richard York Gallery. Very Good; Covers scuffed with a couple of pin point stains.. 1998. Softcover. Brown wraps with photo reproduction of Edward Steichen portrait of Marin on front cover. Catalogue for an exhibition at the Richard York Gallery held November 12, 1998 - January 8, 1999. Many color illustrations. ; 75 pages .

$14.00

Stage of Life
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Stage of Life

By Beker, Israel

Tel Aviv, Israel: B. G. Teubner. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly edgeworn.. 1979. Hardcover. Text in English and Hebrew. Preface by Prof. Arye Globerson. 84 reproductions, mostly in black and white, of paintings by Beker, who who was also a celebrated actor and director. Black cloth binding. Gift inscription in Hebrew on rear half-title, possibly by Beker. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$40.00

Sketches of Eminent American Painters
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Sketches of Eminent American Painters

By Tuckerman, Henry

NY: D. Appleton. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards worn, pages toned, spine reglued.. 1849. Second Edition. Hardcover. Original green patterned cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Chapters about various American artists, including Gilbert Stuart. ; 237 pages .

$45.00

Karkhana:   A Contemporary Collaboration
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Karkhana: A Contemporary Collaboration

By Nasar, Hammad (editor)

Ridgefield, CT: The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum/Green Cardamom. Very Good with no dust jacket. 2005. Hardcover. 1888332263 . Color photographs and illustrations, artists biographies, listing of works in the exhibition. Foreword by B. N. Goswamy. A companion book to the museum exhibition which presents twelve paintings by six artists. "Each work is composed of an imagery laid down by the artists in discrete succession without any pre-established plan for its content or visual structure. Together they record a seriated performance - an improvisational act involving creative destruction, semiotic play and dynamic adaptation." (From introduction) ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 112 pages .

$18.00

Catalogue of the Collection of Foreign and American Paintings Owned by Mr.  George A. Hearn
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Catalogue of the Collection of Foreign and American Paintings Owned by Mr. George A. Hearn

NY: Private Printing. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn at corners and spine, bookplate . scar on front pastedown.. 1908. Hardcover. Three-quarter leather with marbled boards and matching marbled endpapers. Six compartments on spine with titles stamped in gilt inside one. Top edges gilt. Prefatory note by W. Stanton Howard. xvii, 218 pp. 292 black and white plates. Artist name index at front. Catalogue of the substantial art collection held by New York City merchant and art collector George A. Hearn. Owner annotations (initials RCV) on front flyleaf state that many of the best pictures in this collection were kept and not included in either of the sales. Further annotations laid in on two pieces of paper and noted in captions under plates give clues to eventual distribution of some of these paintings. .

$75.00

Jim Dine Prints, 1970-1977
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Jim Dine Prints, 1970-1977

NY: Program By Harper & Row. Good; Owner name on ffep, some penciled underlining.. 1977. Softcover. Catalogue for a traveling exhibition of Dines prints first shown at the Williams College of Art October 3-November 5, 1976. Conversations with the artist by Thomas Krens, exhibition catalogue, bibliography, biography, many illustrations, including some in color. Laid in is stamped, addressed folding postcard invitation to 1977 retrospective Jim Dine exhibition at University Art Gallery, State University of New York at Albany. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 134 pages .

$15.00

Memoirs of a Dada Drummer
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Memoirs of a Dada Drummer

By Huelsenbeck, Richard; Kleinschmidt, Hans J. (editor)

Berkeley, CA: University of California. Very Good; Light crease to the top front corner of the back cover and the . last few pages of text.. 1991. Softcover. 0520073703 . Edited, with an introduction, notes, and bibliography by Hans J. Kleinschmidt. Foreword by Rudolph E. Kuenzli. liv, 202 pages. Black and white illustrations, photos, bibliography, and index. "A memoir which brings to life the intellectual, artistic, and political concerns of the individuals involved in the Dada movement and documents its controversies. " (from rear cover) .

$10.00

A Book of Sweethearts
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A Book of Sweethearts

Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, waterstain on top corner of front . boards, a small bit of play about the hinges.. 1908. First Edition. Hardcover. Green decorative cloth with heart-shaped color illustration of young woman by Harrison Fisher affixed to front boards. A turn of the century gift book containing unattributed verse about beautiful young ladies with color illustrations by Harrison Fisher, Howard Chandler Christy, F. Graham Cootes, Will Grefe, Alonzo Kimble, Lester Ralph, and others. Many images of upswept hairdos, automobile outfits, and fancy trimmed hats. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall .

$45.00

Catalogue of Furniture. Silver, Pewter, Glass, Ceramics, Paintings, Prints  Together with Allied Arts and Crafts of the Period 1636-1836
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Catalogue of Furniture. Silver, Pewter, Glass, Ceramics, Paintings, Prints Together with Allied Arts and Crafts of the Period 1636-1836

Cambridge, MA: University. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Glassine jacket tattered, owner bookplate . on front pastedown.. 1936. Hardcover. Green printed boards with glassine jacket. A catalogue of decorative arts exhibition held at Harvard's School of Architecture in celebration of the university's tercentenary, July 25 - Sept. 21, 1936. Foreword by Edward W. Forbes. ix, 114 pp plus 70 black and white plates. Exhibition catalogue, biographical index. A useful reference for early American furniture and decorative arts. .

$17.00

Ritual Bronzes of Ancient China
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Ritual Bronzes of Ancient China

By Ackerman, Phyllis

NY: Dryden Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, foxing to first and last . several leaves.. 1945. Hardcover. Black cloth binding. Foreword by Arthur Upham Pope. Glossary, notes. 66 black and white plates (plus frontispiece) depicting libation cups, jars, tripods, cauldrons, animal-shaped figures, pole tops, plaques, axe blades, daggers, bowls, food pots, beakers, and other ritual bronze objects. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 114 pages .

$40.00

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