European Art

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The Rape Of Europa

The Rape Of Europa

by Lynn H Nicholas

The Rape of Europa: The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the Third Reich and the Second World War is the title of a book and a subsequent documentary film. The book, by Lynn Nicholas, explores the Nazi plunder of looted art treasures from occupied countries, and the consequences.
Exposed

Exposed

by Alison Smith

Alison Smith is a curator at Tate Britain and the author of The Victorian Nude: Sexuality, Morality, and Art. She lives in London, England.
Degenerate Art

Degenerate Art

by Stephanie Barron

Italy

Italy

by Emilio Ambasz

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

by Donald E Gordon

Lyonel Feininger

Lyonel Feininger

by Ulrich Luckhardt

Greek Sculpture

Greek Sculpture

by Andrew Stewart

Ivon Hitchens

Ivon Hitchens

by Peter Khoroche

William Blake

William Blake

by Martin Butlin

Orazio and Artemisia Gentileschi

Orazio and Artemisia Gentileschi

by Judith W Mann Keith Christiansen

Picasso's Picassos

Picasso's Picassos

by David Douglas Duncan

Gerhard Richter

Gerhard Richter

by Robert Storr

Nicolas De Stael In America

Nicolas De Stael In America

by Eliza E Rathbone

Juan Gris

Juan Gris

by Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler

Poussin

Poussin

by Martin Clayton

The Visconti Hours

The Visconti Hours

by Millard and Edith W Kirsch Meiss

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Picasso In Antibes

by Dor De La Souchere

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Memling's Portraits

by Till-Holger Borchert

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Matthias Grunewald

by Horst Ziermann

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Italy

by Emilio Ed Ambasz

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Gravure

by Rembrandt

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Italian Renaissance

by Simon - Matila

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Odilon Redon

by Odilon Redon Roseline Bacou

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Alberto Giacometti

by Angela; Giacometti, Alberto Schneider

European Art Books & Ephemera

Stanley Spencer

Stanley Spencer

by Nesbitt, Judith

Giotto

Giotto

by Stubblebine, James

Aubrey Beardsley

Aubrey Beardsley

by Lambirth, Andrew

William Blake

William Blake

by Butlin, Martin

Paperback. Very Good.
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£10.70
Jacob Jordaens

Jacob Jordaens

by Hulst, Roger Adolf D'

London: Mercatorfonds, 1982. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket and publisher's slipcase. Published London: Mercatorfonds, 1982, first printing. Folio, 10 1/4" x 13 1/4", 375pp., illustrated with 252 b/w and color plates. Brown and white cloth with gilt titles. "In this magnificently produced volume, R.-A. d'Hulst analyzes critically Jacob Jordaen's output, including the large number of works that have recently come to light. He also clarifies which works are authentic... Read more
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$125.00
Canaletto

Canaletto

by Warszawy,Malarz

1983. Canaletto by Malarz Warszawy, Auriga, 1983, hard cover, dust jacket, near new condition, 111 color plates, Polish text.
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$6.00
Caricature and Other Comic Art in All Times and Many Lands

Caricature and Other Comic Art in All Times and Many Lands

by Parton, James

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1877. SCARCE in fine contemporary binding signed Tout ( of London), half black crushed morocco over marbled boards with gilt rules, matching marbled end pages, the back richly gilt, top edge gilt, silk page marker. With 203 wonderfully funny illustrations. Near Fine, light rubbing to morocco. 340 + 7 pp. publisher's ads. . First Edition. Half Morocco. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$500.00
STAMPE POPOLARI ITALIANE DAL XV AL XX SECOLO

STAMPE POPOLARI ITALIANE DAL XV AL XX SECOLO

by Toschi, Paolo

1964. 1964 Toschi, Paolo STAMPE POPOLARI ITALIANE DAL XV AL XX SECOLO Milano: Electa, c1964 258pp Text in Italian 167 full-page color, black and white facsimile illustrations, 56 facsimile illustrations within the text sm folio Upper corner tips bumped, some discoloration on spine, fine hardcover in bumped and somewhat worn slipcase.
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$124.00
Je Suis le Cahier: The Sketchbooks of Picasso.

Je Suis le Cahier: The Sketchbooks of Picasso.

by PICASSO, Pablo. Edited by Arnold Glimcher and Marc Glimcher. Contributions by Claude Picasso, E.A. Carmean, Robert Rosenblum, Theodore Reff, Rosalind Krauss, Sam Hunter, Gert Schiff, & Francoise Gilot

Boston / New York: Atlantic Monthly Press / The Pace Gallery, 1986. First edition / First printing. Red cloth. Fine in fine dust jacket. Reproductions from the sketchbooks of Picasso, including 6 complete sketchbooks.
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$100.00
Piranesi:  the imaginary views

Piranesi: the imaginary views

by Harvey,Miranda

1979. Piranesi: the imaginary views by Miranda Harvey, Harmony Books, New York, 1979, paperback, 80 pages, 68 black and white illustrations, artist was known for architectural art.
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$16.00
Le Musée de l'Homme. Suivi de La Pêche au Soleil Levant.

Le Musée de l'Homme. Suivi de La Pêche au Soleil Levant.

by Ernst, Max

Paris: Galerie Alexandre Iolas, 1965. # 156 of a total edition of 333 copies, the copies #d 100-300 containing one monochrome print SIGNED BY Max Ernst. Fine, As Issued, with publisher's original numbered brown wrapping paper keeping this copy pristine. A lovely production, in sewn wrappers that are laid in beige cloth covered portfolio and housed in beige cloth slipcase. . Limited and Numbered Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Limited Edition.
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$1000.00
1972 Munich Olympics Poster: Artists Series

1972 Munich Olympics Poster: Artists Series

by Fritz Winter (Artist)

Matthieu AG Zurich: Editions Olympia 1972 GmbH, 1972. Artists Series # 8. Very Good Plus, small stains near top left corner, no creases or folds. Printed on heavy paper, well suited for framing. Will be shipped loosely rolled in a mailing tube. . First Printing. Poster. Very Good Plus. 25 "x 40".
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$150.00
Donau oder Rainer, von der Quelle bis Sankt Nikola

Donau oder Rainer, von der Quelle bis Sankt Nikola

by Rainer, Arnulf

Ried im Innkreis Edition A, 1992, hardcover. Text in GERMAN. -- 46 color reproductions of Rainer's overpainting on the Danube art of Jakob Alt (1789-1872). Introduction by Peter Baum. Galerie Ammering. -- Hardcover, oblong 13x11 inches. Condition: near fine, with near fine dust jacket (faint surface scratches rear panel). -- ISBN 3901285008
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$245.00
Catalogus Der Rubens-Tentoonstelling

Catalogus Der Rubens-Tentoonstelling

Amsterdam: Kunsthandel Goudstikker, 1933. Book. Good. Wraps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. text in Dutch. rubs to covers, edges chipped, as they extend over the edge of the text block. blank and white plates..
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$62.00
Restless Lives The Bohemian World of Rodrigo and Elinor Moynihan

Restless Lives The Bohemian World of Rodrigo and Elinor Moynihan

by Moynihan, John

Sansom & Co. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2002. Hardback. 1900178443 . Dust jacket faintly wrinkled along top edge, though this is hardly noticeable, and jacket is otherwise unmarked with no damage or further notable wear; black cloth boards with gold gilt lettering pristine and sturdy with no marks or other wear; binding tight and secure; pages unmarked and crisp with no damage or notable wear. ; 9.4 X 6.3 X 1.2 inches; 280 pages .
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£18.00
Pieter de Hooch 1629-1684

Pieter de Hooch 1629-1684

by Sutton, Peter

Hardback. Very Good.
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£14.19
The Visconti Hours, National Library, Florence (Slipcase Edition)

The Visconti Hours, National Library, Florence (Slipcase Edition)

by Millard Meiss and Edith W. Kirsch

New York: George Braziller, 1972. First edition thus [1972]. Stunningly illustrated facsimile of the original illuminated manuscript, with introduction and commentary. Dark blue leatherette printed in gilt, black slipcase with color label. The book is in about fine condition, with firm binding, no names or other markings. The slipcase is lightly rubbed at the bottom edge, otherwise fine, structurally sound.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good Slipcase. 8vo - over 7¾" -... Read more
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$42.99
Orientalists: Western Artists in Arabia, the Sahara, Persia & India [SIGNED]

Orientalists: Western Artists in Arabia, the Sahara, Persia & India [SIGNED]

by Davies, Kristian

U.S.A.: Laynfaroh, 2005. SIGNED first edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published NY: Laynfaroh, 2005, first printing. 4to., 9 3/4" x 12 1/2", 304pp., profusely illustrated throughout with over 300 full color reproductions. Author's acclaimed book on late 19th century Western artists in the Orient. Signed by author on title page: "BEST WISHES - Kristian Davies - JAN 2005." Small area of sunfade to cloth at heel, else fine in near fine dust jacket with mild fray at the crown..... Read more
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$575.00
Exposition A.M. Cassandre

Exposition A.M. Cassandre

Théatre, Affiches, Arts Graphiques, Peinture Décorative, de 1925 à 1950. - Catalogue de l'exposition à Paris, Palais du Louvre, octobre 1950, 24 x 15,5cm, pp. (29, 3); broché; couverture imprimée en noir et deux couleurs. - Avec un texte de Bernard Champigneulle, une note biographique, la liste des oeuvres (147), et une lithographie originale de l'artiste, imprimée par Mourlot. Typographie et lay-out de Cassandre, en caractères Peignot, dessinés par lui-même. - Plaquette en très bon état.... Read more
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€99.00
Giuseppe Castiglione

Giuseppe Castiglione

by Beurdeley, Cecile and Michel

Fribourg : White Lotus Press, 1971. Paperback. Good/no dj. 1.62. Giuseppe Castiglione
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$196.95
The Elizabethan Image An Introduction to English Portraiture, 1558-1603

The Elizabethan Image An Introduction to English Portraiture, 1558-1603

by Strong, Roy

Yale University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2019. Hardback. 0300244290 . Dust jacket unmarked, with no damage or notable wear; black cloth boards with silver gilt lettering faintly bumped at spine, otherwise unmarked with no damage or further notable wear; binding tight, secure; pages, plates and illustrations unmarked, glossy and crisp with no damage or notable wear. Overall a very nice copy. ; 10.3 X 7.8 X 1.0 inches; 224 pages .
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£23.50
Tagliapietra: A Venetian Glass Maestro.

Tagliapietra: A Venetian Glass Maestro.

by TAGLIAPIETRA, Lino. Edited by Marino Barovier. An Appreciation by Thomas A. Buechner. Essay by Susanne K. Frantz

Dublin: Vitrum / Links for Publishing, 1998. Signed on the half-title page by Lino Tagliapietra. First edition / First printing. Black cloth. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Rare signed. Ours appears to be the only signed copy online.
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$350.00
Rem Koolhaas: 1987-1998. El Croquis 53+79. Revised Omnibus Volume.

Rem Koolhaas: 1987-1998. El Croquis 53+79. Revised Omnibus Volume.

by KOOLHAAS, Rem

Barcelona: El Croquis, 1998. Signed by Rem Koolhaas on the title page. First edition thus / First printing. First hardcover edition. White paper covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Rem Koolhaas is the Pritzker Prize Winner for 2000.
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$1250.00
William Blake

William Blake

by Butlin, Martin

London: Tate Gallery, 1978. 164 pages; 339 illustrations; 17 color plates. An exhibition comprising paintings, drawings, prints and pages from Blake's books. At the time of the exhibition the author was compiling a Blake catalogue raisonne. Clean and tight; only blemish is light wear at the foot of the spine.. First Edition. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. 4to. Exhibition Catalogue.
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$32.00
The Works of William Hogarth, in a Series of 150 Steel Engravings, By the First Artists; with Descriptions & a Comment on Their Moral Tendency By Rev. John Trusler. To Which are Added, Anecdotes of the Author & His Works By J. Hogarth & J. Nichols. 2 Vols

The Works of William Hogarth, in a Series of 150 Steel Engravings, By the First Artists; with Descriptions & a Comment on Their Moral Tendency By Rev. John Trusler. To Which are Added, Anecdotes of the Author & His Works By J. Hogarth & J. Nichols. 2 Vols

by Trusler, Rev. John

London: E T Brain & Co 2 volumes, bound as one. Published London: E T Brain & Co, c. 1850's. 4to., 8 3/4" x 10 3/4", double frontis plates+ iv+145; double frontis plates+iv, 147-280. All plates present. Ex-library in library binding. Text and plates very good plus, clean, bright, no foxing or discoloration. . Hard. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to.
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$195.00
The Linz File: Hitler's Plunder of Europe's Art

The Linz File: Hitler's Plunder of Europe's Art

by De Jaeger, Charles

Toronto: John Wiley & Sons Canada Limited 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. 0471799408 . Presumed first Canadian edition. 192 pages, illustrated, index. Small rubbed spot to front free end paper, very light wear in dust jacket with light rubbing to front panel. See photo bx173
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$12.00
DIE BRUECHIGEN SCHOENEN  ES HANDELT SICH UM EINE AUSWAHL VON 12 ZEICHNUNGEN...

DIE BRUECHIGEN SCHOENEN ES HANDELT SICH UM EINE AUSWAHL VON 12 ZEICHNUNGEN...

by Eggers, W.P. Eberhard

Frankfurt/Main: Galerie Klaus Lüpke, 1968. Folio (53 x 40.5cm; 20.75 x 16"). Cloth, printed pictorial label. Twelve full-page plates. Shallow bump across top edges of boards (not affecting textblock), otherwise fine. First edition. With prefatory text by Rudolf Jüdes accompanying twelve stylized portraits by Eggers. One of 250 numbered copies, signed by the artist, with an original etching by Eggers, printed on medium-blue paper, limited to one hundred numbered copies signed by the artist, laid in.
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$250.00
English Naive Painting 1750 - 1900

English Naive Painting 1750 - 1900

by Ayres, James

London: Thames & Hudson. 1980. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 151 Illustrations, 48 in colour. Preface by Andras Kalman. 168 pages . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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AU$18.00