Art Criticism

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Still Looking

Still Looking

by John Updike

John Updike was born in 1932, in Shillington, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Harvard College in 1954 and spent a year in Oxford, England, at the Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art. From 1955 to 1957 he was a member of the staff of The New Yorker and since 1957 has lived in Massachusetts. He is the author of more than fifty books, including collections of short stories, poems, and criticism. His novels have won the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and... Read more
Warriors Of Art

Warriors Of Art

by Yumi Yamaguchi

Visual Thinking

Visual Thinking

by Rudolf Arnheim

Surrealism

Surrealism

by Julien Levy

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The Visual Dialogue

by Nathan Knobler

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Views From Abroad

by Rudi &Amp; Adam D Weinberg Fuchs

Art Criticism Books & Ephemera

David To Delacroix

David To Delacroix

by Friedlaender, Walter

Hogarth

Hogarth

by Paulson, Ronald

Bright Earth

Bright Earth

by Ball, Philip

Futurism

Futurism

by Taylor, Joshua C

New York: MOMA, 1961. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. beige cloth. Near fine in good dust wrapper. 153 pp. 141 illustrations, with twenty-two in color. Chronology. Selected Bibliography of Futurism 1905-1961. Index. The Futurist artists, Boccioni, Carra, Russolo, Severini and Balla were the first artists to take cognizance of the dynamism of a technological society.
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$20.00
Journal of the Taliesin Fellows: Nos. 3-5, 7-11, 15, 19-22, 24. 1990-1999

Journal of the Taliesin Fellows: Nos. 3-5, 7-11, 15, 19-22, 24. 1990-1999

by Los Angeles. Taliesin Fellows

Los Angeles: Taliesin Fellows, 1999. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in fine black board portfolio. 21.5 x 21.5 cm, and starting with Nos. 19: 8/1/2 x11 inches. Printed in black and red. Illustrated with photographs, plans and diagrams.
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$150.00
The Practice of Illustration

The Practice of Illustration

by Pitz, Henry

New York: Watson Guptill, 1947. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. navy cloth. Very good. 146 pages. Voluminously illustrated --line drawings, posters, jacket designs -- in black and white; two color and full color. List of Illustrators.
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$50.00
Visual Theory  Painting and Interpretation

Visual Theory Painting and Interpretation

by Bryson, Norman & Keith Moxey & Michael Ann Holly

Polity Press. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1990. Hardback. 0745606334 . Black boards with d.jkt.; boards top corner bumped, binding tight; text unmarked, B & W plates. ; 9.25" x 6.25" x0.9"; 250 pages .
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£25.00
Metamorphosis: Collection of Images from Superstock.com

Metamorphosis: Collection of Images from Superstock.com

by superstock

2001. Softcover. Very Good. Hard to find title. Minor edge wear. Interior clean and unmarked. Hundreds of spectacular photos from Superstock, grouped in sections such as Work, Entertain, Go, Grow, Dream and many more. Kids, adults, animals, computer-enhanced images, nudes, food, drink, phots of artwork and more.
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$3.00
Lessons in Embroidery

Lessons in Embroidery

by Wilson. L. Barton

Florence: Corticelli Silk Mills, 1899. edgewear, rubs to covers. . Stapled Wraps. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$88.00
the Art and Craft of Montage

the Art and Craft of Montage

by Larbalestier, Simon

Mitchell Beazley, London, 1994. reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 144 pages, indexed with glossary, and illustrated with both colour and black-and-white photography and drawings, in original softcover binding, colour illustrated with French flaps. there is on the bottom edge of the text blocked a marking pinstriped, and the bottom right-hand corner of the last 20 or 30 pages has been bumped with crinkling of the lower right-hand corner of those pages. the... Read more
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AU$15.02
The Reenchantment of Art

The Reenchantment of Art

by Gablik, Suzi

New York, NY: Thames & Hudson. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. 1993. Later Printing. Trade Size Paperback. 9.2 X 5.9 X 0.6 inches; 191 pages; Trade Size Paperback, Book Shows Little Wear, Text is clean no markings seen No Dust Jacket, B&W Photos; BX458C .
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$14.50
Adventures Among Pictures

Adventures Among Pictures

by Hind, Charles Lewis

A. & C. Black, London, 1904. First Edition. Blue Cloth. Fair Condition/No Jacket. gilt titles to front & spine; A wide-ranging personal critique of art & artists sought out by the author in a lifetime of travels & visits to galleries & exhibitions. 24 illusts. 8 of which are reproduced in colours of original paintings. fading to spine colour with slight wear top & bottom; owner's name & date front endpaper, some underlining of intro. plus "Death of Procris"... Read more
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£17.00
Acme Journal, Vol 1. No 1 Spring 1992

Acme Journal, Vol 1. No 1 Spring 1992

by Decter & Miller (ed.)

NY: Acme Journal, 1992. Oversize Paperback. NEAR FINE. As new except for faintest of foxing to exterior page edges. "each issue will develop a specific theme, providing a forum for investigations into the heterogeneity of contemporary culture…Our inaugural issue is inspired by contempt for what art criticism has become...an ensemble of writings from art critics in the American and European arena...who responded to a series of questions that we posed..." 26 articles, 105 pages.
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$69.95
I'd Rather Dye Laughing, a Personal Experience

I'd Rather Dye Laughing, a Personal Experience

by Neel, Jean M

New Castle : Self-published, 1984. sun fade to edges of covers. 43pp.. Stapled Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Betsy Dillon . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$15.00
Art

Art

by Bell, Clive

Chatto & Windus, London, 1916. Third Edn. Blue Cloth. Good/No Jacket. black titles on pasted label spine, b/w. frontis. with tissue guard & 5 further b/w. illusts., an early edition of this classic discourse on the principles of aesthetics in the visual arts, a sound, if well read copy, some fading to spine, marks to cover & bumps to corners with browning to e/p's., fontis. tissue & from that to title page, uncut page edges side & bottom, 293 pages. Size: 12mo - over... Read more
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£35.00
Art in Queensland 1859-1959

Art in Queensland 1859-1959

by LAHEY, Vida

Brisbane: Jacaranda, 1959. First Edition. Celebrating one hundred years of art in Queensland. Includes a biographical appendix of the artists and a chronological list of events in Queensland art history. Published for the Queensland National Art Gallery. Small quarto, 49 pages, tipped colour frontispiece and black & white plates; original printed wrappers, near fine copy.
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AU$50.00
Expressing Abstraction:  Writings on Art for The Nation

Expressing Abstraction: Writings on Art for The Nation

by Faison, Jr., S. Lane

Williamstown, Massachusetts: President and Trustees of Williams College, 2006. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine.. 96p. Softcover. Anthology. Modern art.
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$12.00
Masterpieces of The Japanese Color Woodcut

Masterpieces of The Japanese Color Woodcut

by Boller, Willy

Boston: Boston Book and Art Shop, 1957. 1st American edition. Hardcover. Orig. illustrated beige cloth worn at backstrip extremities and lightly soiled. 174 pages. Voluminously illustrated, mostly in black and white with five full-page color, and two-tonedplates. Original German version printed by Urs-Graf Verlag; Bern, Switzerland. A survey and history of the Japanese color woodcut by a prominent, if now infamous collector. Oversize format.
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$40.00
Bonnard

Bonnard

by Fermigier, Andre [text]

Abrams, New York, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Good. Illustrator: Perre Bonnard. 160 pp., biographical outline, graphic works and drawings and selected bibliography. Coloured illustrated frontispiece (tipped in), showing "Ma Roulotte", Bonnard's home. Within the text there are 128 reproductions of Bonnards' works, 48 being full reproductions tipped in plates, the rest black and white. Blue-and-white mottled boards with gilt writing on the... Read more
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AU$60.06
Musee Du Louvre Inventaire General Des Dessins Des Ecoles Du Nord; Publie Sous les Auspices Du Cabinet Des Dessin Maitres Des Anciens Pays-Bas Nes Avant 1550

Musee Du Louvre Inventaire General Des Dessins Des Ecoles Du Nord; Publie Sous les Auspices Du Cabinet Des Dessin Maitres Des Anciens Pays-Bas Nes Avant 1550

by Lugt, Frits

Paris: Muses Nationaux, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. tan cloth. Very good. 147 [14] pages. 28 x 22 cm. 722 entries with 203 plates. Text in French. General inventory of drawings -- North German, Dutch, Flemish and Swiss schools. Small ding front cover upper joint, otherwise clean and fres, owner inscription.
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$20.00
Picasso's War:  The Destruction of Guernica, And The Masterpiece That Changed The World

Picasso's War: The Destruction of Guernica, And The Masterpiece That Changed The World

by Martin, Russell

New York: Dutton, 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good./Very Good.. 274p.
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$12.00
Treasures of Asia: Japanese Painting

Treasures of Asia: Japanese Painting

by Terukazu, Akiyama

Albert Skira, Geneva, Switzerland, 1961. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Illustrated. Introduction by author, chronological table, map of Japan, map of the Kyoto-Nara region, selected bibliography, general index and list of colour plates. The text is illustrated with numerous examples of Japanese art, the majority have been tipped-in. Yellow coloured cloth covered boards with brown coloured embossed titles to the front panel and back strip.... Read more
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AU$60.06
Watercolours Unleashed

Watercolours Unleashed

by Betteridge, Jane

Search Press, 2015. There are small faint scratches on the front cover. The pages are crisp, white and clean. No creases, tears or writing. I doubt the book has been used.. Paperback. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$14.99
Degas;  His Life, Times, and Work

Degas; His Life, Times, and Work

by McMullen, Roy

Secker & Warburg, London, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Edgar Degas. X, 518 pages, last blank, preface by author, list of illustrations, notes, bibliography, and index. Pale grey coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white reproductions of Edgar Degas' work. Blue coloured boards with gilt writing on the front panel and spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, being a self portrait by Edgar... Read more
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AU$35.04
William Dobell

William Dobell

by GLEESON, James

London: Thames and Hudson, 1964. First Edition. First edition: signed by Gleeson and Dobell and dated 1964. The definitive work on the artist. Quarto, gilt decorated blue cloth, 32 tipped-in colour plates and other images in black & white, additional postcard for 'The Beloved', near fine copy in a slightly rubbed dust-jacket.
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AU$400.00
Shaw Finger-Paint

Shaw Finger-Paint

by Shaw, Ruth Faison

New York: Binney & Smith , 1943. 14 page pamphlet with light creases to covers.. Stapled Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Pamphlet.
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$15.00
Solstice;  The Art of Roy Henry Vickers

Solstice; The Art of Roy Henry Vickers

by Vickers, Roy Henry

Eagle Dancer Enterprises Ltd, British Colombia, Canada, 1988. First Canadian Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Roy Henry Vickers. impressions by Ed Hill, reflections by Roy Henry Vickers and an index of the images. Illustrated endpapers, being a Native American symbol repeated against a dark blue coloured background. The text is illustrated with numerous full coloured reproductions of Roy Henry Vickers' artwork -- from some of his earlier works and styles through... Read more
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AU$30.03