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African Art Books & Ephemera

Nouvelle-Irlande: Arts du Pacifique Sud

Nouvelle-Irlande: Arts du Pacifique Sud

by Gunn, Michael & Philippe Peltier (sous la direction de)

Paris: Musée du quai Branly, 2007 304 pages; more than 20 essays with illustrations; 131 color plates. French text.. First Edition. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Fine. 4to. Exhibition Catalogue.
Item Price
$100.00
The Collection of Monsieur and Madame Gerald Bauer: British Watercolours from the Golden Age.

The Collection of Monsieur and Madame Gerald Bauer: British Watercolours from the Golden Age.

by Christie's / Andrew Wilton

London: Christie's London, 22 January 2003. Paperback. As New. Collectible
Item Price
£17.12
French Painting

French Painting

by R. H. Wilenski

** French Painting -good to very good copy-French painting Hardcover second printing 1936 by R.H. WILENSKI (Author) Hale, Cushman & Flint; 2nd Printing-photographic plates are scattered throughout the book – nice heavy cream stock printed on- printed United States America by the polygraphic Company of America New York 349 pages and index wonderful deckle edge pages faded silver or gold wash on top because hardcover blackboards may have some imperfections worn head &foot; -top & bottom embossed boxing... Read more
Item Price
$16.00
Modern and Contemporary Chinese Paintings

Modern and Contemporary Chinese Paintings

by Sotheby's

Hong Kong: Sotheby's, 1984. This is a very good softcover copy with almost no wear. Completely clean. This is a sale catalog for an auction held at Sotheby's Hong Kong on November 21, 1984. Sale code: GAO. 125 lots in the sale. Illustrated in black & white + 16 color plates. No prices realized sheet, just price estimates for each lot. 11" high X 8" wide. This book will be securely packed and shipped with tracking. . Soft Cover. Very Good.
Item Price
$17.50
Essays Classical

Essays Classical

by F.W.H Myers

Macmillan and company, 1883. Hardcover. Very Good. ex library, blue leather like cover, gold lettering, vg, clean tight, interior says Macmilland and company 1883 Book Listing Includes actual photo of the book, Please email me if you need to see more pictures!orders are processed promptly and carefully packaged
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$15.00
Gems

Gems

by Robert Webster

*Gems: Their sources, descriptions and identification -by Robert Webster F.G.A.-Revised impression 1972- 2nd edition, very large very heavy book, blackboards, embossed gold diamond shape front titling on spine in gold with a blue background, black buckram boards, bottom corners lightly bumped... Printed on extremely nice Chrome gloss expensive paper, almost photo quality. Slight amount of yellowing on page edges. comprehensive index in the back filled with full color photos and exacting black and white... Read more
Item Price
$79.00
How to Recognize Islamic Art

How to Recognize Islamic Art

by Mandel, Gabriele translated by Erica & Arthur Propper

New York: Penguin, 1980 1st Am. ed. 64pp. illus. paperback: Good. A colorfully illustrated brief guide to the subject.
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$4.99
The Better Part

The Better Part

by Kit Reed

Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1967. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 208 pages, stated first edition, original $4.95 price posted on dust cover Book Listing Includes actual photo of the book, Please email me if you need to see more pictures!orders are processed promptly and carefully packaged
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$12.50
Sara Midda's South of France: A Sketchbook

Sara Midda's South of France: A Sketchbook

by Midda, Sara

New York: Workman, 1990 2nd ptg. 144pp. illus. orange cloth 12mo w/tipped down cover illustration & sewn-in marker ribbon: near Fine in a Very Good+ dj in Brodart poly cover. A work of immense charm.
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$15.00
WEEGEE- (Pantheon Photo Library)

WEEGEE- (Pantheon Photo Library)

by Centre National De La Photographie

Weegee - Pantheon Photo Library, - photographs of models, children, audiences, transvestites, crime and accident victims, moviegoers, flower sellers, writers, singers, and nightclub regulars. Born in Austria in 1899 Arthur Fellig, alias Weegee, moved to New York at the age of 10, quickly embracing his adopted city. A man of many occupations, he worked as a candy peddler, busboy, violinist (for silent movies), darkroom technician before he went out on his own to become the greatest crime photographer of... Read more
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$30.99
One Hundred Cats

One Hundred Cats

by Sui, Liu

Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C.: Ho kung-Shang/Art Book Co. Ltd., 1988 Light edge wear, small restored crease on front. Small pencilled price on half title page, which states "In Chinese Brush & Black Ink Impressionism Work" at bottom of page. Stated first edition. Actually there are about 59 illustrations mostly in black and white a few in limited colour. Page numbers reversed from North America as to starting point. Stiff Wraps, the outer covering of a paperback book.. First Edition. Stiff Wraps.... Read more
Item Price
$71.00
Dreamlands: Des Parcs d'Attraction aux Cites du Futur Album (French Edition)

Dreamlands: Des Parcs d'Attraction aux Cites du Futur Album (French Edition)

by Didier Ottinger

*Dreamlands: Des Parcs d'Attraction aux Cites du Futur Album (French Edition) -Didier Ottinger,Large catalog of dreamlands exhibit May to August 2010 , the book has a minimal amount of wear on its edges lightly-used -includes a little pamphlet about the exhibit itself along with a map of the exhibit, which gives some history of Dreamland itself originally started at Coney Island, New York 1904. Filled with a lot of great color & black-and-white photographs of The Works featured at the exhibit.good... Read more
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$17.99
English Watercolour Painters. Britain in Pictures. The British People in Pictures

English Watercolour Painters. Britain in Pictures. The British People in Pictures

by H.J.Paris

Collectable First Edition 48 pp colour plates and numerous black & white illustrations, single colour paper over boards, white title & design. 
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£9.12
Seascape in Shadows

Seascape in Shadows

by Nancy Mehl

Guidepost books & Inspirational Media, 2018-01-01. Tankobon Hardcover. New/no dust cover, as issued. as New, crisp clean Book Listing Includes actual photo of the book, Please email me if you need to see more pictures!orders are processed promptly and carefully packaged
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$13.00
Fabulous Finds: How Expert Appraiser Lee Drexler Sold Wall Street's ""Charging Bull, "" Found Hidden Treasures and Mingled with the Rich & Famous

Fabulous Finds: How Expert Appraiser Lee Drexler Sold Wall Street's ""Charging Bull, "" Found Hidden Treasures and Mingled with the Rich & Famous

by J. Lee Drexler, James R. Cohen

* gift able-cover is a glossy blue with minimal wear -inscribed to the previous owner possibly by the authors- small amount where on the edges of its pages – glued spine tight –no creases –Fabulous Finds: How Expert Appraiser Lee Drexler Sold Wall Street's ""Charging Bull, "" Found Hidden Treasures and Mingled with the Rich & Famous - Offering an insider's look at the exciting modern art scene, this guide dishes out revealing stories and memorable encounters with the rich and famous--including Dr.... Read more
Item Price
$10.00
Un Millon de Muertos

Un Millon de Muertos

by Jose Maria Gironella

Barcelona, Espana: Planeta, 1961. Hardcover. Good/no dust cover. damp stain to end leaves.interior good+, clean tight, no marks in txt, toning to top of edge Book Listing Includes actual photo of the book, Please email me if you need to see more pictures!orders are processed promptly and carefully packaged
Item Price
$25.00
Victorian Pictorial Borders 124 Full-Page Designs (Dover Pictorial Archive Series)

Victorian Pictorial Borders 124 Full-Page Designs (Dover Pictorial Archive Series)

by Carol Belanger Grafton

*** Victorian Pictorial Borders 124 Full-Page Designs (Dover Pictorial Archive Series) - All art is completely copyright free and you can use it as you wish....Highlight graphic messages, add antique flavor to decorative arts with over 120 full-page Victorian figurative illustrations selected from rare authentic 19th-century sources. Choose from a variety of styles, images — floral motifs, romantic pastoral scenes, pictures of merry-making and marital bliss, graceful stylized designs, much... Read more
Item Price
$14.99
Cuentame de Ti, Sofia! (Spanish Edition)

Cuentame de Ti, Sofia! (Spanish Edition)

by Tina Casanova

Publicaciones Puertorriquenas, 2003. Softcover. As New. softcover with dj, like new condition Book Listing Includes actual photo of the book, Please email me if you need to see more pictures!orders are processed promptly and carefully packaged
Item Price
$65.00
Art and Physics: Parallel Visions in Space, Time, and Light

Art and Physics: Parallel Visions in Space, Time, and Light

by Leonard Shlain

Art and Physics: Parallel Visions in Space, Time, and Light Art interprets the visible world, physics charts its unseen workings--making the two realms seem completely opposed. But in Art & Physics, Leonard Shlain tracks their breakthroughs side by side throughout history to reveal an astonishing correlation of visions. From classical Greek sculptors to Andy Warhol,Jasper Johns, Aristotle to Einstein, artists have foreshadowed the discoveries of scientists, such as when Money& Cezanne intuited the coming... Read more
Item Price
$13.44
La Equitacion

La Equitacion

by Pierre Chambry

Editorial Hispano Europea, S.A, 2000. 6th. Softcover. Very Good. no signs of cover wear, clean glossy, pages clean, bright and unmarked, spine tight Book Listing Includes actual photo of the book, Please email me if you need to see more pictures!orders are processed promptly and carefully packaged
Item Price
$23.00
The A-Z of Art The World's Greatest and Most Popular Artists and Their Works

The A-Z of Art The World's Greatest and Most Popular Artists and Their Works

by Nicola; Libby Anson Hodge

Indispensable art book is a comprehensive guide to 386 of the world's best-known artists from medieval times to the present day-Carlton Publishing Group, 2002. paperback. Hardcover. Very Good +. The book is clean the cover is bright the findings intact there is one small bent corner on top right of the book, pages are unmarked nice illustrations of each work report discussed An indispensable art book is a comprehensive guide to 386 of the world's best-known artists from medieval times to the present... Read more
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$15.00
Teachers and Students: Daumier and the University

Teachers and Students: Daumier and the University

by Daumier, Honore edited by Raymond Picard & translated by Arnold Rosin

Boston Book and Art, 1970 1st Am. ed. 95pp. illus. beige cloth folio w/gilt titles: near Fine in a near Very Good dj [hint of foxing to cover edges; ink gift inscription ffep; else nrF; dj - p-c; else nrVG] A big, handsomely produced volume featuring 32 19th century caricatures by the French artist Honore Daumier (1808-79). Designed and compiled by Andre Sauret, printed by the Imprimerie Darantiere at Dijon with reproductions of the lithographs printed by the Imprimerie Moderne du Lion, Paris.
Item Price
$25.00
Das Goldene Tor

Das Goldene Tor

by Fahrenkrog, Ludwig

Leipzig: Fahrenkrog Society, 1927 Quarter bound with what appears to be leather (red) at spine and corners. Balance of cover is patterned paper on boards. Spine is gilted with chipping at top and bottom edge and some rubbing along spine. Gilt is fairly bright. Corners are rubbed and chipped. Some damp stains and light soil to covers, slight knock to spine. End papers and pastedowns with light tanning. Small pencilled price on front end paper. German Text. Previous owner 3 line comment in ink (German... Read more
Item Price
$354.00
Ponzi and Picasso

Ponzi and Picasso

by Rochelle Ohrstrom- Contributors- Michael LaPlaca, Martin Archer

*Giftable -very heavy paperback- printed on better-than-average white/stock heavier -covers still glossy although it has been read few times- some wearing edges- scuffs minutiae/ small crease on spine- interior book is clean unmarked -published seismic behest publishing- copyright by author about 10 folded corners on edges of pages in lieu of bookmark-- author writes an interesting story & is an interesting Persona in herself--- I enjoyed it..Ponzi & Picasso is an insider's view of the international art... Read more
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$14.00
Stephan Balkenhol: Sculptures and Drawings

Stephan Balkenhol: Sculptures and Drawings

by Benezra, Neal (on Stephan Balkenhol)

Washington, DC: Hirshhorn Museum/Smithsonian Institution, 1995. 84pp + illustrations. paperback 4to: Fine [some scuffing of back cover; else F] An exceedingly handsome production.
Item Price
$9.95