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Image for Ernest Ludwig Kirchner: Gemalde, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen, Graphik.

Ernest Ludwig Kirchner: Gemalde, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen, Graphik.

By: E. L. KIRCHNER; R. N. KETTERER.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Campione d'Italia, Galerie Roman Norbert Ketterer: 1971

Seller ID: 9240

Condition: Near Fine condition


Exhibition Catalog: 165 pp.; 4to; red wrappers; 160 examples of the artist's work reproduced, the paintings in full color. Galerie R. N. Ketterer folded brochure with price list laid in. Light rubbing to rear spine edge. View more info

Designing Typefaces.

By: Earls, David.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mies, Switzerland, Rotovision: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3534

Condition: Near Fine condition in Near Fine jacket


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

Image for A Medieval Bestiary.  With Wood Engravings by Gillian Tyler.

A Medieval Bestiary. With Wood Engravings by Gillian Tyler.

By: ELLIOTT, T. J., TRANSLATED & INTRODUCED BY.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Godine: 1971

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8227

Condition: Fine condition in Near Fine jacket


#571 of 900 copies. 4to; red cloth in illustrated gray jacket; slipcase. Minor wrinkle to jacket lower front near spine which is a bit sunned. Fading to slipcase at edges.The translation is the first modern prose rendering of a manuscript written in an East Midland hand of the thirteenth century. View more info

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Valenti Angelo. The Man and the Artist.

By: EMELSON, EARL & GLORIA, COMPILERS.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Concord, CA, Heron House: 2010

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8619

Condition: New


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. Stauffacher, Sandra Kirshenbaum and many others. View more info

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Valenti Angelo. The Man and the Artist.

By: EMELSON, EARL & GLORIA, COMPILERS.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Concord, CA, Heron House: 2010

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8657

Condition: New


250 copies. This copy #18 of only 25 copies with tipped in sheet containing signatures by many (16) of the contributors. 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. Stauffacher, Sandra Ki... View more info

Image for [Three Titles from the Arts & Ideas series] Art Nouveau; The Northern Renaissance; Friedrich.

[Three Titles from the Arts & Ideas series] Art Nouveau; The Northern Renaissance; Friedrich.

By: ESCRITT, STEPHEN; JEFFREY CHIPPS SMITH; WILLIAM VAUGAN.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: N.Y., Phaidon: 2002-2004

Seller ID: 9285

ISBN: 0714838225

Condition: Fine condition


3 vols.; 8vo; white wrappers; each volume copiously illustrated in color. View more info

Catesby's Birds of Colonial America. Forward by Russell W. Peterson.

By: FEDUCCIA, ALAN, ED.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1999

Seller ID: 8616

ISBN: 0807848166

Condition: As New


4to; illustrated wrappers; still in original publishers shrinkwrap. View more info

Exhibition of the Frank V. de Bellis Etruscan, Greco-Roman Collection.

By: Frank V. De Bellis; .

Price: $20.00

Publisher: [San Francisco], The Library, San Francisco State College: 1960

Seller ID: 6748

Condition: Fine condition


[43] p.; 8vo; illus., map; 1000 copies designed and printed by Lawton Kennedy, on the occasion of the presentation of the Collection as a permanent addition to San Francisco State College, on March 31, 1960.The exhibit was held March 31st to June 11th, 1960. Historical notes and listings were compiled by Andreina Leanza B. Colonna. View more info

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Themes in Aquatint. [With sample plate in Prospectus]

By: FRANKLIN, COLIN.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Book Club of California: 1978

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8982

Condition: Fine condition in good jacket


500 copies printed. (104) pp.; folio; bound in beige, terra cotta and black cockerell boards with red cloth back, spine lettered in gold. Designed by John Dreyfus, and printed at the Cambridge University Press. Illustrated with sixteen plates in color. Book label, 'ex-libris' Bernard Rosenthal' bottom edge front pastedown near hinge. This copy with Prospectus and sample plate (16. William Daniell, Lynmouth on the coast of North Devon, 1814), laid in. Also a printed announcement for members "Owing to a breakdown at the bindery in England, Themes in Aquatint wil be slightly delayed / The Pub... View more info

[Exhibition Catalog] Fred Martin. Paintings, Collages, Drawings, Prints.

By: Fred Maritin.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Art: 1973

Seller ID: 8054

Condition: Very Good condition


Unpages; (42) pp.,; oblong 8vo; illustrated white wrappers; reproductions in black & white; bibliograpy, biography. Sticker removal abrasion front cover; light soil along spine. View more info

Image for The Collection of the Kyoto Costume Institute: Fashion - A History from the 18th to the 20th Century.

The Collection of the Kyoto Costume Institute: Fashion - A History from the 18th to the 20th Century.

By: FUKAI, AKIKO, EDITOR.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Taschen; Kyoto Costume Institute: 2002

Seller ID: 9287

ISBN: 3822812064

Condition: Fine condition


735 pp., includes glossary, bibliography, index; 4to; pictorial stiff wrappers; copiously illustrated with color photographs, chiefly full page. View more info

(Exhibition Catag) George Grosz, 1893-1959.

By: George Grosz; Dr. Walter Huder.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berlin, Goethe Institutes: no date, c. 1960

Seller ID: 8016

Condition: Near Fine condition


15 pp.; sq 8vo; stapled red wrappers printed in black; 3 tipped-in color plates; 1 drawing; biograpical chronology. Printed & typed slip laid in "Compliments of the Goethe Institute San Francisco, signed by Erika Hansen. Small hand stamp "Rare Editions of Prints" below title. Faint impression from paper clip front cover."This exhibition has been prepared by Dr. Walter Huder of the Akademie der Kunste, Berlin; it is shown at the Goethe Institutes in the USA and Canada." View more info

All Things Bright & Beautiful. California Impressionist Paintings from The Irvine Museum.

By: Gerdts, William H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Irvine, CA, The Irvine Museum of Art: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5636

ISBN: 0963546821

Condition: As New


204 pp.; 4to; cloth, in pictorial dust jacket; 106 illustrations including 70 in full color; bibliography, artists' biographies, index. View more info

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From the Inside Out.

By: GOODMAN, SUSAN TUMARKIN, ORGANIZED BY; ESSAY BY ARTHUR C. DANTO.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., The Jewish Museum: (1993)

Seller ID: 8685

ISBN: 0873340671

Condition: Fine condition


Exhibition catalog; 59 pp., includes select bibliographies, exhibition and performance list; 4to; blue wrappers; b&w and color photographs throughout. View more info

Image for Yasuo Kuniyoshi [inscribed by the artist].

Yasuo Kuniyoshi [inscribed by the artist].

By: GOODRICH, LLOYD.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.Y., Macmillan, for the Whitney Museum of American Art: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9242

Condition: Very Good condition


50 pp. color frontis, includes short biographical note, short bibliography; 4to; orange cloth lettered in white, without dust jacket. Reproductions of the artwork in black & white. Inscribed on front endpaper: "To - Esther F., Yas Kuniyoshi." View more info

Common Place Book Six.

By: Grover, Sherwood, and James D. Hammond, compilers & editors.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Aptos & Woodside, The Grace Hoper Press: 1983

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 6759

Condition: Fine condition


200 copies printed, of which 75 copies ere printed on Curtis Tweedweave Text for private distribution. This copy on Tweedweave. Forty-seven pages; tall 4to; beige cloth spine lettered in gilt over illustrated paper and boards. Publisher's announcement laid in.Another delightful collection of whimsical, sometimes serious quotations from world literature, beautifully rendered in type & ornament, as in: A CROTCHETY VIENNESE TEMPER TANTRUM: BAH! the last trouser button of my patience has snapped. From Jokes and their Relationship the the Unconscious, Sigmund Freud. Or, Tempest in a Teapo... View more info

Image for A Fragment from Commonplace book Seven: Work-in-Progress by Sherwood Grover (1913-1986) for his Grace Hoper Press.

A Fragment from Commonplace book Seven: Work-in-Progress by Sherwood Grover (1913-1986) for his Grace Hoper Press.

By: Grover, Sherwood.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Roxburghe Club: 1987

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 6758

Condition: Fine condition


225 copies completed at Moving Parts Press. 26 pp.; 4to; blue wrappers printed in black; printed in two colors throughout, with page 10 containing three colors. "As Felicia Rice notes in her moving introduction to this work, Sherwood Grover had typeset and fully competed printing, folding and collating ten of the twenty-two quotations into one signature of COMMONPLACE BOOK SEVEN. A second signature required only the the second (red) color to be complete. When Grover Sidney died in July, 1986, the ink was on the press and the forms were left standing. These Sheets have now been completed by... View more info

Image for A Fragment from Commonplace book Seven: Work-in-Progress by Sherwood Grover (1913-1986) for his Grace Hoper Press.

A Fragment from Commonplace book Seven: Work-in-Progress by Sherwood Grover (1913-1986) for his Grace Hoper Press.

By: GROVER, SHERWOOD.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Roxburghe Club: 1987

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8508

Condition: Fine condition


225 copies completed at Moving Parts Press. 26 pp.; 4to; blue wrappers printed in black; printed in two colors throughout, with page 10 containing three colors. "As Felicia Rice notes in her moving introduction to this work, Sherwood Grover had typeset and fully competed printing, folding and collating ten of the twenty-two quotations into one signature of COMMONPLACE BOOK SEVEN. A second signature required only the the second (red) color to be complete. When Grover Sidney died in July, 1986, the ink was on the press and the forms were left standing. These Sheets have now been completed by... View more info

Image for Y a Des Dames, Album En Couleurs.  Preface by Willy.

Y a Des Dames, Album En Couleurs. Preface by Willy.

By: GUILLAUME, A. (ALBERT).

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Paris, H. Simonis Empis: no date (c. 1898)

Seller ID: 8962

Condition: Very Good condition


Unpaged; 26 unnumbered leaves including false title which appears to be hand coloured 20 full page color illustrations; folio; half red leather and decorative paper over boards; spine lettered in gilt. Bookplate of baron Cornelius Ver Heyden de Lancey on front pastedown. Leather at corners and spine edges rubbed; light foxing to endpapers; five leaves with light to moderate foxing, a little heavier on blank versos; some toning and thumbing to page margins.Guillaume was a leading caricaturist during the Belle Époque. View more info

Image for (Art - 5 Titles) Peter Bruegel the Elder, Vermeer, Claude Monet, Henri Matisse, Edward Hopper.

(Art - 5 Titles) Peter Bruegel the Elder, Vermeer, Claude Monet, Henri Matisse, Edward Hopper.

By: HAGEN, SCHNEIDER, HEINRICH, ESSERS, RENNER .

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Taschen: 2005

Seller ID: 8868

Condition: Fine condition


Square 8vo; illustrated wrappers; color reproductions throughout. View more info