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Museum of the Mind: Build Your Own Thinking Machine from 192 Pieces of Paper

By Spooner, Paul

NY: Harry N. Abrams. Very Good. 1992. First Printing. Softcover. 0810925028 . Detailed instructions as well as cheeky notes on the theories behind this three-dimensional paper head constructed from parts provided in the book. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 48 pages .

$22.00

The Folk Spirit of Albany: Folk Art from the Upper Hudson Valley in the Collection of the Albany Institute of History and Art

By Groft, Tammis Kane

Albany, NY: Albany Institute of History and Art. Very Good; Edges rubbed.. 1978. First Printing. Softcover. viii, 86 pages. Black and white photos, bibliography, and artist index. Highlights of the museum’s folk collection of paintings, portraits, pottery, and sculpture. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$10.00

Viva Picasso: A Centennial Celebration, 1881-1981

By Duncan, David Douglas

NY: Viking. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and shelfworn, . round gold sticker on front pastedown.. 1980. Hardcover. 0670747378 . Though best known for his combat photographs, Duncan was a friend of Picasso's at the end of his life, and this photo essay shows the artist at work, at play, with his young children, and with his last wife, Jacqueline. ; 152 pages .

$20.00

Pages: Recent Work, March - April 1970

By Tilson, Joe

London: Marlborough Fine Art. Very Good; Covers lightly toned.. 1970. Softcover. Photo-illustrated softcover. Many b/w images. Catalogue of an exhibition of the British pop artist's work. Unpaginated. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$13.00

In the Spirit of Mother Earth:  Nature in Native American Art
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In the Spirit of Mother Earth: Nature in Native American Art

By Schmidt, Jeremy; Thom, Laine

San Francisco: Chronicle Books. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1994. First Printing. Hardcover. 0811805298 . Bibliography. Profusely illustrated with color photos. ; 120 pages .

$12.00

The Sculpture of Simon Moselsio

By Barret, Richard Carter (editor)

Bennington VT: The Bennington Museum. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, gift inscription on front . free endpaper.. 1960. Hardcover. Dark green hardcover binding with titles stamped in gilt. Unpaginated [47 pp]. No jacket as issued. A short biography of the German-born American sculptor and many black and white plates illustrating his figural works in stone, wood, bronze, metal and plaster of Paris. .

$25.00

American Illustration 14
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American Illustration 14

NY: American Illustration. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1995. Hardcover. 1886212031 . Cloth-backed pictorial boards. Unpaginated. Annual showcase for graphic design and illustration featuring the works of artists judged by Parsons School of Design. Chip Kidd, Art Director. The book is designed to look like a vintage children’s “Great Big Book of Fun. ” “Over 200 Original Works, Photographed and Reproduced in the Latest Color Effects at Tremendous Expense”. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall .

$25.00

Wash and Gouache: A Study of the Development of the Materials of Watercolor

By Cohn, Marjorie B.

Cambridge, MA: Fogg Art Museum. Very Good; Rubbed, spine faded, and page tops lightly dust spotted.. 1977. First Printing. Softcover. 0916724069 . Color and black and white illustrations, catalogue of the exhibition, and index. An examination of this art form together with a pictorial catalogue of an exhibition by Rachel Rosenfield at Harvard’s Fogg Art Museum which ran from May 12th through June 22nd 1977. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 116 pages .

$12.00

Chardin and the Still-Life Tradition in France

By Weisberg, Gabriel P. ; Talbot, William S.

Cleveland: The Cleveland Museum of Art. Good; Covers rubbed, real panel foxed with price sticker, pages edges . slightly foxed.. 1979. First Printing. Softcover. 091038651X . Color and black and white illustrations, catalog list, figure list, and listing of additional books in the series. A study of this artistic form highlighting the best works of renowned artists from all over the world in various thematic forms. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 93 pages .

$10.00

Mixed Blessings:  New Art in a Multicultural America
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Mixed Blessings: New Art in a Multicultural America

By Lippard, Lucy

NY: Pantheon. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. 0394577590 . viii, 278 pp. Index, notes, bibliography. Many illustrations, including some in color. Cloth-backed boards. .

$15.00

Dulac
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Dulac

By Larkin, David

NY: Bantam Books. Very Good; Covers scuffed, faint foxing at margins of some leaves.. 1975. First Edition. Softcover. 0553010107 . 39 color plates featuring Dulac's book illustrations. Introduction by Brian Sanders. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$10.00

Magazine Illustration
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Magazine Illustration

By Marshall, Francis

London and New York: The Studio Limited. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket shelfworn and has one large . tear at top corner of front jacket panel.. 1959. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue boards. Profusely illustrated in black and white, with a few color images. Great mid-century Modern illustrations. ; How to Do it Series; 96 pages .

$25.00

Dancers on a Plane:  John Cage . Merce Cunningham . Jasper Johns
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Dancers on a Plane: John Cage . Merce Cunningham . Jasper Johns

By Sontag, Susan; Francis, Richard; Rosenthal, Mark; Seymour, Anne; Sylvester, David; Vaughan, David

NY: Alfred A. Knopf in Association With Anthony D'Offay Gallery. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.. 1990. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0394588479 . Essay by Susan Sontag and other text by Richard Francis, Mark Rosenthal, Anne Seymour, David Sylvester, and David Vaughan. Chronologies, many photos and color plates. Yellow cloth stamped in blind on front and in gray on spine. Catalogue of an exhibition featuring the works and lives of composer John Cage, dancer/choreographer Merce Cunningham, and artist Jasper Johns originating at London's Anthony d'Offay Gallery from October 31 - March 25, 1989. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 166 pages .

$20.00

Interviews with Francis Bacon
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Interviews with Francis Bacon

By Sylvester, David

NY: Thames and Hudson. Fine. 1993. Later Printing. Softcover. 0500274754 . Black and white photos and illustrations, notes, acknowledgments, and illustrations list. A revealing portrait of the artist and a discussion of the difficulties in making art in the modern era. ; 208 pages .

$17.00

Henry Keck Stained Glass Studio, 1913-1974
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Henry Keck Stained Glass Studio, 1913-1974

By Reed, Cleota (editor)

Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press. Near Fine; Shrink wrapped copy with small area of plastic torn away from . bottom corner at spine where a small remained mark has been applied.. 1985. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0815601948 . xxi, 159 pages. Black and white and color illustrations, catalogue list, and index. A history and listing of Keck windows which can be found in residences and public buildings through out the country. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$35.00

John Held, Jr.:  Illustrator of the Jazz Age
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John Held, Jr.: Illustrator of the Jazz Age

By Armitage, Shelley

Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press. Near Fine. 1987. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0815602383 . xix, 220 pages. Black and white illustrations, notes, selected references, and index. A thorough examination of the cultural relevance and comic motives of the artist who satirically illustrated the superficial glitter of the time and popularized the flapper image. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Hiroshige:  The 53 Stations of the Tokaido
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Hiroshige: The 53 Stations of the Tokaido

By Narazaki, Muneshige

Tokyo: Kodansha. Very Good; Edges slightly rubbed, front flap price-clipped.. 1974. Third Printing. Softcover. 0870111000 . Pictorial softcover with french flaps. Listing of prints, map and color illustrations. Hiroshige, master artist of ukiyo-e print, captures the beauty, romance, adventure, mystery, joy, and the myriad and glowing facets of the people and places, in all seasons and times of day, of the Tokaido highway. (from front flap) ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 92 pages .

$50.00

Geoffrey Wales
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Geoffrey Wales

By Chapman, Hilary

London: Primrose Hill Press. Fine. 1998. First Printing. Softcover. 1901648036 . xv, 131 pages. Black and white illustrations, chronology list, check list of books illustrated, and checklist of wood engravings. An illustrated biography of the artist featuring 45 full page plates. Part of the publisher's Contemporary Wood Engravers series. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$10.00

Paper Sculpture:  Its Construction and Uses for Display and Decoration
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Paper Sculpture: Its Construction and Uses for Display and Decoration

By McPharlin, Paul

NY: Marquart and Company. Very Good; Light cover soil, owner name and store price sticker inside . covers.. 1944. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. Black and white photos, black and white and color illustrations, and list of periodical articles. A description of the various techniques used in building paper sculpture with a focus on their use as showcase items in department store windows. ; 128 pages .

$12.00

Visions of the Heavenly Sphere:  A Study in Shaker Religious Art
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Visions of the Heavenly Sphere: A Study in Shaker Religious Art

By Andrews, Edward Deming; Andrews, Faith

Charlottesville, VA: The University Press of Virginia. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket toned.. 1969. First Printing. Hardcover. Light blue cloth quarterbound in gray cloth. xiv, 138 pages. Black and white and color illustrations, appendixes, bibliography, and index. A study of the Shaker's designs which showed their devotion to nature viewed in a stringent and orderly manner. Signed and dated by previous owner who attended an exhibition that accompanied this book at the Hancock Shaker Village in 1970 with a listing of village trustees who also attended. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$45.00

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