Category: Art


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FORM - Eine Bilanz uber die Fromentwicklung um die Mitte des XX. Jarhhunderts; A Balance Sheet of Mid-Twentieth Century Trends in Design; Un Bilan de l'Evolution de la Forme au Milieu du XXe Siecle.

By: N/A

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Basel, Verlag Karl Werner: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5745

168 pp.; sq. 8vo; light blue cloth, stamped in dark blue; small rubber stamp of "American Distributor, Wittenborn and Company," etc. on title page. Illustrated with black & white photos on every page. Trivial wear to corners. View more info

Archaic Printers' Measurements. A Monograph Instructive in Printers Terminology Once Used to Designate the Sizes of Type & Paper.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, San Rafael, Petaluma, The North Bay Printers Alliance: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6328

Printed by Anchor & Acorn Press. 12 pp.; 8vo; gray wrappers. View more info

Visions: Emerging Artists. San Francisco Art Institute Master of Fine Arts Graduate Exhibition, Fort Mason Center, May 13-22, 1988.

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, San Francisco Art Inst.: 1988

Seller ID: 8034

4to; magazine format in black wrappers; over 50 artists featured with reproductions of one of their works in black & white, with autobiographical text. View more info

(Two Catalogos) Antike Kunstwerke, Nachlass Dr. Jacob Hirsch II. Teil und Anderer Besitz, Alt-Agypten: Releifs - Plastk in Stein, Bronze und Fayence, Koptische Gewebe; Griechenland Rom Byzanz: Plastiken aus Marmor, Terrakotta und Bronze - Vasen - Goldschmuck, Glas und Elfenbein. Auktion, Mai 1959.

By: (Auction Catalogues).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Luzern, Ars Antiqua: 1959 & 1960

Seller ID: 7492

Both 4to; 172 & 216 items, illustrated, including tipped-in color plates in the 1959 auction.Together with: Antike Kunstwerke, Alt-Agypten: Releifs - Plastk aus Stein, Bronze, Holz, Fayence, Koptische Kunst; Griechenland Rom Byzanz: Plastiken aus Stein, Terrakotta und Bronze - Vasen - Schmuck, Glas. Auktion, Mai 1960. View more info

(Exhibition Catalog) Jose Bedia, February 26 - April 3, 1999.


Price: $25.00

Publisher: Miami, The Art Museum at Florida International University: 1999

Seller ID: 8190

36 pp.; 4to; blue wrappers; reproductions throughout; exhibition checklist; artist's biography. View more info

Navigation Guide, presented by Georgia Pacific Papers.


Price: $30.00

Publisher: no place, Georgia Pacific: (2000)

Seller ID: 8110

26 pp., printed on various stock - card, foil, etc.; tipped in booklet, die cuts, etc.; 4to; copper wire spiral bound; illustrated white card covers with metal ringed punch hole at foredges.Illustrating: Die making/Custom Design; Foil Stamping/Combination Work; Pantone Foil Chart; Embossing Depth/Bevel Guide; Special Effects; Bindery Services; Glossary, etc. View more info

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Sluggo! Unco Violence Issue (cover title). Issue #00000 April (No. 5)

By: (West, Nick, et al, editors).

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, By the editor: (c.1980)

Seller ID: 7454

44 pp., 4to; comb-bound white card covers; offset printed on a multilith 1250 with various types and colors of paper stock. There are variant covers. With fold-out MuteMate of the month, Bo Vine, Miss April. Advertising sheet for Anarchy Comics, laid in. Front cover shows moderate soil and offset at extremities. Started as a music zine, moving to thematic issues like Unco Violence, and Industrial Collapse 1979-80. Punk art, collage, humor, The Church of the SubG... View more info

Sotheby's. South East Asian Paintings. Singapore Saturday May 16th, 1998.

By: Auction Catalog.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Singapore, Sotheby's: 1998

Seller ID: 7637

Color pictorial wrappers; 4to; 202 items featured with color reproductions; prices realized laid in. View more info

Print. The Magazine of the Graphic Arts. October 1953, Volume VIII, Number 3

By: Audrain, Lawrence A. editor.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., William Edwin Rudge: 1953

Seller ID: 3899

Periodical; 48 pp.; 4to; wrappers; graphic reproductions throughout. Light overall wear.Including articles re: Columbia Broadcasitng System; The Bodoni Story; Will Ransom. View more info

Greuze: The Rise and Fall of an Eighteenth-Century Phenomenon.

By: Brookner, Anita.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N.Y., New York Graphic Society: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8048

176 pp; 4to; cloth in pictorial jacket; 4 colour plates; over 100 black & white illustrations. View more info

Principles of Color Proofing. A Manual on the Measurement and Control of Tone and Color Reproduction.

By: Bruno, Michael H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Salem, NH, Gama Communications: [1986]

Seller ID: 1489

395 pp.; 4to; illustrated coated white paper over boards; drawings & diagrams throughout. View more info

Ernest Gimson and the Cotswold Group of Craftsmen. A Catalogue of Works by Ernest Gimson, Ernest and Sidney Barnsley and Peter Waals, in the collections of Leicestershire Museums.


Price: $45.00

Publisher: Leicestershire, Leicestershire Museums: 1978

Edition: Leicestershire Museums Publication No. 14

Seller ID: 8122

92 pp., incl. bibliography; square 8vo; decorative brown wrappers; photographs thoughout, mostly black & white, with 7 full page color plates. Including chapters on: Furniture, Turned rush-seated chairs, Plasterwork, Metalwork, Architecture. View more info


By: Christel Dillbohner.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: no place, By the artist: no date (c. 2011)

Seller ID: 8015

10" x 10", card covers with front cover image of the artist's 'Estuary'; 12 pp.; full page (one double page) reproductions of artwork and a detail of the installation Ice-Floe inside back cover. Laid in is a seperate publication "geZeiten" with a 27" fold-out three panel brochure printed on both sides with color photographs of Ice-Floe and biographical / descriptive text, for a mulitmedia exhibition with Susanne Schossig in 2009 at the Hafenmuseum Bre... View more info

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Oh Skin-nay! The Days of Real Sport.

By: Clare A Briggs (illustrated by); versus by Wilbur D Nesbit.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago, P. F. Volland: 1913

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 7729

Oblong 8vo; tan cloth back and illustrated paper over boards; full page cartoon illustrations by Briggs throughout with facing verse by Nesbit. Period Americana, as in, Marbles: FEN hunchin's! Get backther to taw! / You can't span, neither! No, sir! Pshaw! / Now watch me whack it - there she goes. / O'course I meant to. Wha' d' ye s'pose? / Yah! Clarence Ferguson he weeps / An' says 'at he can't play fer keeps! View more info

Roy Lichtenstein.

By: Coplans, John, ed.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY & Washington, Praeger: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3817

199 pp; square 8vo; illus. white wrappers; black & white and color illustrations. Moderate soil to cover, front corners curling. View more info

The R. Crumb Handbook.

By: Crumb, R. and Peter Poplaski.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, MQ Publications: [2005]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3491

437 pp.; sq. 12mo; illustrated paper over boards, reproduced on the dust jacket; unopened CD, Crumb's Music Sampler,in front pocket; Crumb illus. bookmark. View more info

Secrets of an Art Dealer.

By: Duveen, John Henry.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N.Y., Dutton: 1938

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 4503

288 pp.; 8vo; gray cloth in price clipped dust jacket; black & white photographs, other reproductions throughout. Light spray of foxing top & bottom edges; moderate foxing to endpapers and pastedowns. Jacket rubbed, chipped at edges, with interior & exterior clear tape repairs at edges; soil to white back panel."Intrigue and adventure among the world's dealers in priceless works of art." View more info

Designing Typefaces.

By: Earls, David.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mies, Switzerland, Rotovision: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3534

159 pp., incl. glossary; 4to; cloth in black dust jacket; reproductions throughout including many double page spreads. Trivial wear to cloth at corner tips; light rubbing to jacket with minor wear at corner tips.Featured typographers: Jonathan Hoefler; Jonathan Barnbrook; Akira Kobayashi; Zuzana Licko; Jean-Francois Porchez; Rian Hughes; Carlos Segura; Erik Spiekermann; Jeremy Tankard; Matthew Carter; Erik van Blokland. View more info

Valenti Angelo. The Man and the Artist.

By: Emelson, Earl & Gloria, compilers.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Concord, CA, Heron House: 2010

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 3924

One of 250 copies. 159 pp., port. frontis; 4to; blue cloth with Angelo circular decoration stamped in blind; copiously illustrated with reproductions & photographs, many full page and color. Contributors on the life & work of Valenti Angelo by 32 librarians, printers, booksellers, and collectors including Joyce Lancaster Wilson, Ann Whipple, Jack Maclean, Jeffery Thomas, Megan L. Benton, Richard Hilkert, Michael Harrison, Anthony Bliss, George H. Tweney, Jack W. ... View more info