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Notes on Prints

By Ivins, William M.

NY: Da Capo Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered.. 1967. Reprint. Hardcover. Cloth-backed boards. Reprint of 1930 edition published by the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Numerous reproductions of antiquarian prints with Ivins' commentary. Index. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 194 pages .

$15.00

Twentieth Century Woodcuts: History and Modern Techniques

By Laliberte, Norman; Mogelon, Alex

NY: Van Nostrand Reinhold. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and lightly toned.. 1971. First Printing. Hardcover. Many photos and illustrations. A good historical survey of wood cut illustration and techniques, followed by many more modern examples. ; Art Horizons; 112 pages .

$12.00

The Dance of Death

By Clark, James M.

London: Phaidon Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket toned, stained and chipped.. 1947. Hardcover. Introduction and Notes by James M. Clark. Woodcuts by Hans Holbein. Tan buckram binding. Measures 6.5 x 5 inches. Notes, bibliography, list of reproductions. A small format introduction to the symbolism of Holbein’s 16th century allegorical woodcuts about mortality. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 128 pages .

$15.00

Graphic Design: Visual Comparisons

By Fletcher, Alan; Forbes, Colin; Gill, Bob

NY: Reinhold Publishing Corp.. Very Good; Edges mildly rubbed.. 1964. First US Edition. Softcover. 0289276543 . Black and white and color illustrations, black and white photos, and credit. Examination of design focused on graphic communication in advertising and in print. ; 96 pages .

$20.00

Victorian Jewelry: Unexplored Treasures

By Dawes, Ginny Redington; Davidov, Corinne

NY: Abbeville Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. 1558591354 . Black cloth binding. Photo endpapers. Many color photos by Tom Dawes. History of Victorian jewelry fashions, collecting advice, and many examples categorized by materials. Bibliography, sources, index. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 156 pages .

$20.00

Walt Kuhn

Portland, ME and NY: Barridoff Galleries and Salander-O'reilly Galleries. Very Good; Foxing to covers.. 1984. Softcover. Published in conjunction with a traveling exhibition of Kuhn's paintings. Includes essay by Kuhn about the famous Armory Show. Many color and black and white images of Kuhn's paintings. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$15.00

American Graphic Art

By Weitenkampf, Frank

NY: Henry Holt and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1912. First Edition. Hardcover. x, 372pp. Green cloth binding. Many illustrations. Top edges gilt. .

$25.00

Pablo Picasso

By Verdet, Andre

Geneva, Switzerland: Rene Kister. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket has wear to spine.. 1956. Softcover. Translated from the French by Frances Richardson. Photos by Roger Hauert. Softcover with photo-illustrated jacket. List of Picasso’s chief works. A short portrait of Picasso at home and at work in the summer of 1955 in Cannes, France. ; Great Painters; 32 pages .

$25.00

Jeffrey Smart:  Retrospective
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Jeffrey Smart: Retrospective

By Capon, Edmund

Sydney, Australia: Art Gallery of New South Wales. Near Fine. 2000. Third Printing. Softcover. 0731389786 . Pictorial softcover with French Flaps. Black and white and color illustrations, black and white and color photographs, exhibition listings, bibliography, and catalog. A comprehensive review of the Australian artist's life and works. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 212 pages .

$45.00

Once over Lightly:  The Story of Man and His Hair
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Once over Lightly: The Story of Man and His Hair

By Zemler, Charles De

NY: Private Printing. Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Jacket heavily chipped and torn, bookplate . on front pastedown.. 1939. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. xvii, 270pp. Many black and white illustrations. The barber author collected information and artifacts about the history of barbering through the ages and also includes many stories and anecdotes. An amusing book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$15.00

Edouard Manet:  Watercolors and Pastels
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Edouard Manet: Watercolors and Pastels

By Martin, Kurt

NY: Abrams. Good in Fair dust jacket; Boards splayed, toned and worn, especially heavy . at heel of spine. Moisture stain at lower corners of text. Jacket toned . and cracked, with wedge missing at heel of spine.. 1959. Hardcover. Heavy cream boards with black cloth spine. Front boards cut out to reveal first of 24 matted color reproductions of Manet's watercolors and pastels, including studies for Olympia and Dejeuner sur l'Herbe. Clear printed plastic jacket. Bibliography, biographical chronology. Each print (except the first) has tissue guard with printed information about each artwork. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall .

$40.00

The Art of Illustration
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The Art of Illustration

By Sullivan, Edmund J.

London: Chapman and Hall. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name on front free . endpaper.. 1921. First Edition. Hardcover. xv, 257pp. Blue cloth binding. Many illustrations. ; Universal art series .

$25.00

L’Art Religieux en Rhenanie
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L’Art Religieux en Rhenanie

By Aubert, Marcel

Paris: Societe General D'Imprimerie Et D'Edition. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1924. Hardcover. Navy cloth with titles in gilt on spine. Top edges gilt. Many photos and illustrations. Text in French. Survey of religious art and architecture in the Rhineland, taken from the 1922 Congres Archeologique de Rhenanie. ; 414 pages .

$35.00

A Brief Guide to the Exhibition of Fantastic Art, Dada, Surrealism
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A Brief Guide to the Exhibition of Fantastic Art, Dada, Surrealism

By [Alfred H. Barr, Jr.]

NY: Museum of Modern Art. Very Good; Covers soiled.. 1936. Softcover. Printed stapled wraps. A short pamphlet published in conjunction with a 1936 exhibition of surrealist and Dada art at the Museum of Modern Art and presumably handed out to museum goers at the exhibition. A longer illustrated exhibition catalogue was also published by MOMA, entitled Fantastic Art, Dada, Surrealism. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 8 pages .

$25.00

Sculpture of the Eskimo
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Sculpture of the Eskimo

By Swinton, George

Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and rubbed, edges . mildly toned.. 1972. First Printing. Hardcover. 0821204041 . Brown cloth. Black and white and color photos, maps, bibliography, general index, and photo credits. A visual record and bibliographical survey of Eskimo sculpture focusing on their artistic qualities. Signed by previous owner US Senator James L. Buckley on the front free endpaper. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 255 pages .

$25.00

The Natural Way to Draw:  A Working Plan for Art Study
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The Natural Way to Draw: A Working Plan for Art Study

By Nicolaides, Kimon

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and toned, owner name . on front free endpaper, pages lightly toned.. 1941. Later Printing. Hardcover. xiv, 221 pages. Many photos and illustrations. A drawing instruction course relying on gestural and contour drawing to loosen up and represent movement. A classic art instruction reference. Tan cloth binding. .

$12.00

Camp:  The Lie That Tells the Truth
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Camp: The Lie That Tells the Truth

By Core, Philip

NY: Delilah Books. Very Good; Covers lightly shelfworn.. 1984. Softcover. 0933328834 . Foreword by George Melly. Bibliography. Profusely illustrated with photos. The author relates a highly detailed and opinionated description of what it means to be camp with alphabetical entries about art, literary, and historical figures, books, movements, and terms. ; 212 pages .

$12.00

The Warhol Look:  Glamour Style Fashion
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The Warhol Look: Glamour Style Fashion

By Francis, Mark; King, Margery

Pittsburgh/Boston: The Andy Warhol Museum and Bulfinch Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket has a small ¼ pull tear at top . of spine.. 1997. Later Printing. Hardcover. Black cloth. Color photos, black and white photos, illustrations list, and notes on contributors. Highlights of an exhibition of the artist's work featuring ten essays examining the full range of his varied activities. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Paintings from the Perimeter
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Paintings from the Perimeter

By Pettus, Sally

Sharon, CT: Sharon Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2011. First Printing. Hardcover. 9780615500263 . Black cloth. Unpaginated. Color illustrations. A collection of Sally Pettus' paintings commemorating the events of 9/11. Inscribed on the front free endpaper by the author/artist to former US Senator James Buckley and his wife Ann. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall .

$90.00

Rome the Picturesque:  Pictorial Images in the Late Nineteenth Century  Water-Colours of Ettore Roesler Franz
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Rome the Picturesque: Pictorial Images in the Late Nineteenth Century Water-Colours of Ettore Roesler Franz

By Dal Maso, Leonardo B. ; Venditti, Antonio

Narni, Italy: Plurigraf. Very Good; Edges of spine mildly chipped.. 1981. First Printing. Softcover. Pictorial softcover. Color illustrations and indexes. English language edition of this exploration of the artist's work and his images of all aspects of life in Rome in the late 1800s. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 111 pages .

$25.00

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