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KELLY BLUE.

By: Johnson, William Weber.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N. Y., Doubleday: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dj, in Mylar Wrap


8vo. Beige cloth, white discoloration to corner of light blue decorated front endpaper from prior erasure, otherwise; a near fine copy. Forward by Tom Lea, signed by Lea under his name at the end. Story of H.O. Kelly who began painting at the age of 60 after a varied life as a teamster, ranch hand, muleskinner, sheepherder, logger, bullwhacker and more. A portrait of the man and of a disappearing America. View more info

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ART AND PUBLICITY: FINE PRINTING AND DESIGN.

By: Jones, Sydney R.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, The Studio Ltd.: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 207

Condition: Ownership signature & two small autograph monograms on front pastedown. A bright copy in near fine condition.


172 pp; 4to; original gilt stamped blue cloth; top edge gilt; plate pages 25 thru 172 reproducing of advertising art of in full color and monochrome. Sections include Press Adds, Show Cards, Booklets, Box and Paper Labels. Splendid examples of the printing and graphic arts of the period. View more info

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Western European Cameos in the Hermitage Collection.

By: KAGAN, JU.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Leningrad, Aurora Art Pub.: (1973)

Seller ID: 8228

Condition: Fine condition


(96) text pp., followed by 103 color plates containing photographs of the cameos. 16mo; beige cloth with cameo inset front cover; in paper slipcase. Text and captions in English and Russian. View more info

Art Deco Graphics.

By: KERY, PATRICIA FRANTZ.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Thames & Hudson:

Seller ID: 8378

ISBN: 0500283532

Condition: As New


320 pp.; 4to; illustrated gold wrappers; illustrations throughout. Still in original shrinkwrap."This book still stands as the most comprehensive survey on the dynamic graphic design in the three decades before World War II, when economic and political upheaval mixed with a wild pursuit of gaiety, luxury, modernism and elegance to produce a style known variously as Modern, Skyscraper, Jazz Style and, eventually, Art Deco. Patricia Frantz Kery covers in depth ... View more info

Dickens and His Illustrators. Cruikshank, Seymour, Buss, "Phiz," Cattermole, Leech, Doyle, Stanfield, Maclise, Tenniel, Frank Stone, Landseer, Palmer, Topham, Marcus Stone, and Luke Fildes .

By: Kitton, Frederic G.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, George Redway: 1899

Seller ID: 6756

Condition: Very Good condition


xvi, 256 pp.; 4to; green cloth lettered in gilt; 69 leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits, facsimilies; each plate accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress; appendices: I. Illustrators of cheap editions. II. Concerning "extra illustrations." III. Dickens in art; Includes index. Moderate wear to covers; some tanning to pastedowns and endpapers at extremities. A solid copy. View more info

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The Topkapi Saray Museum: The Treasury.

By: KOSEOGLU, CENGIZ; TRANSLATED, EXPANDED AND EDITED BY J. M. ROGERS.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, New York Graphic Society: 1980

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 8612

ISBN: 0821216724

Condition: As New


215 pp., includes index and concordance of the museum inventory numbers illustrated in this volume; 4to; cloth in dust jacket; fine slipcase; 124 color illustrations. View more info

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Su Liu-Peng. Forward by Curator John Warner.

By: Kwok-wing, Lee.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, City Hall Museum and Art Gallery: 1965

Seller ID: 4009

Condition: Near Fine condition


32 pp. Illustrated with 18 full-page color and black-and-white plates. Original brown wrappers. Text in Chinese and English. Spine rubbed.Su Liu-Peng was “probably the most distinguished painter in Southern China during the middle of the 19th century.” View more info

Paper Trails: San Francisco Abstract Expressionist Prints, Drawings, and Watercolors.

By: LANDAUER, SUSAN, CURATOR.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Santa Cruz, The Art Museum of Santa Cruz County: (1993)

Seller ID: 8372

ISBN: 0945952007

Condition: Fine condition


Exhibition Catalog; 51 pp. 4to; illustrated black wrappers; 17 half-tone reproductions in text; 9 color plates. Exhibition checklist.Artists featured: Dugmore, Francis, Gechtoff, Grillo, Hultberg, Jefferson, Kelly, Kuhlman, Lobdell, McChesney, Miyasaki, Sinton, Smith, Still, Stillman. View more info

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A Memorial of Alexander Anderson, M.D, the first engraver on wood in America.

By: LOSSING, BENSON J.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.Y., Printed for Subscribers: 1872

Seller ID: 8580

Condition: Poor condition


Ex-Library; discard stamp in red at bottom of title page; rear pocket. 107 pp., port. frontis; 4to; half-leather and marbled paper over boards; marbled endpapers; plates showing 38 examples of Anderson's engravings. Front board detached; frontis, tissue guard and title heavily foxed & tanned; the first full page plate engraving 'Mitchell' is very foxed; plate 13 stained; the rest of the plates appear for the most part clean; newspaper clippings attached to endpapers incl... View more info

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Loetz, Bohemian Glass 1880-1940.

By: MERGL, JAN, ERNST PLOIL, AND HELMUT RICKE, WRITTEN AND EDITED BY FOR THE NEUE GALERIE NEW YORK.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: N.Y., Neue Galerie, Hatje Cantz: (2003)

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8710

ISBN: 3775713212

Condition: As New


352 pp.; 4to; black cloth in black jacket; 661 illustrations, 508 in color. With CD Rom in rear sleave. View more info

The Art of Medieval Spain : a.d. 500-1200.

By: METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART (EXHIBITION CATALOG).

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.Y., Abrams, Inc.: 2013

Seller ID: 8112

Condition: As New


358 pp.; 4to; pictorial blue wrappers still partially in original shrinkwrap, now torn in place; illustrated throughout. View more info

Apuntes de mi Libreta. ensayo critico y referencias biograficas de raquel tibol.

By: Morado, Jose Chavez.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Mexico, Ediciones de cultura poular: 1979

Edition: Inscribed by the author

Seller ID: 7976

Condition: Good Condition


293 pp., chiefly illustrations, some color; sq. 4to; black cloth with rubbing at edges & corners, spots of moderate soil. Text in Spanish.Inscribed " A mi amigo Fede Taso, cordialmente, Chavez Morado, 79 " underwhich is also written "un recuerdo tambien de Olga Costa." View more info

Image for The Golden Age of Spanish Sculpture.  Notes on the plates by Maria Elena Gomez Moreno; 88 Black & White Photographs by F. L. Kent; 12 Colour Photographs by Paul Pietzsch.

The Golden Age of Spanish Sculpture. Notes on the plates by Maria Elena Gomez Moreno; 88 Black & White Photographs by F. L. Kent; 12 Colour Photographs by Paul Pietzsch.

By: MORENO, MANUEL GOMEZ.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1964

Seller ID: 8727

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap


63 pp., tipped-in color frontis; folio; cloth in pictorial jacket; 88 plates, most full page.On the painted wooden sculpture of Spain, with its peculiar violence, religious passion, and overwhelming realism. View more info

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Great Drawings of All Time (4 volumes, complete).

By: MOSKOWITZ, IRA (EDITOR) .

Price: $325.00

Publisher: N.Y., Shorewood: 1962

Seller ID: 8831

Condition: Fine condition in Near Fine slipcases


4 vols.; folio; cloth in slipcases; 1007 illustrations, some with color. Slipcases show a bit of very minor soil.Contents: V.1. Italian, Thirteenth Through Nineteenth Century; V.2. German, Flemish and Dutch, Thirteenth Through Nineteenth Century; V.3. French, Thirteenth Century to 1919; V.4. Oriental, Spanish, English, American and Contemporary. Bibliography View more info

The Psalms of the Singer David.

By: Nash, John Henry (printer).

Price: $150.00

Publisher: San Francisco, John Henry Nash: 1929

Seller ID: 6000

Condition: Fine condition


Folio; original marbled paper over boards; red paper spine label; gothic typface with ornamental borders by William H. Wilke. Spine and label completely intact.San Francisco, CA. John Henry Nash (1871-1947) worked as printer and designer for Tomoye Press from 1903 to 1911. In 1916, he started his own printing company, which stayed in business until 1938. He then taught typography at the University of Oregon for a few years. "Nash worked on this book, very in... View more info

Architects and Artists: The Work of Ernest and Esther Born.

By: Olsberg, Nicholas.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Book Club of California: 2015

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 7980

Condition: Fine condition in fine slipcase


#155 of 300 copies; 264 pp; 4to; dark gray cloth, in matching slipcase.Ernest Born (1898-1992) was an architect, designer, and artist based in California, worked in collaboration with his wife Esther Baum Born (1902-1987), a noted architectural photographer. Drawing from visual collections throughout North America and Europe, the publication is richly illustrated, including many full page reproductions of works from the Borns’ long and varied careers. View more info

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Oskar Kokoschka : early portraits from Vienna and Berlin, 1909-1914.

By: OSKAR KOKOSCHKA; TOBIAS G NATTER.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: N.Y., Neue Galerie: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8712

ISBN: 0300095562

Condition: As New


Exhibition catalog; 255 pp.; cloth in dust jaket; illustrations. Still in original shrinkwrap. View more info

Image for Mexico en/a, X Bienal de Sao Paulo, Brasil 1969.

Mexico en/a, X Bienal de Sao Paulo, Brasil 1969.

By: Pedro Friedeberg, Antonio Pelaez, Cordelia Urueta.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Mexico, Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes: c. 1969

Seller ID: 4012

Condition: Near Fine condition


3 parts, 8pp. each, including 4 text & 4 plates for each artist; 11.25" x 7.5"; stapled white wrappers with color reproductions on covers, black & white inside; housed in printed folder with explanatory text inside front cover. One line note in pen bottom margin of Friedeberg chronology; minor age toning at edges.Catalogs for the three artists, who were selected to represent Mexico at the X Bienal. View more info

Terry Winters, Painting and Drawing. With an essay by Christopher Knight.

By: Plous, Phyllis.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, University Art Museum: 1987

Seller ID: 3898

Condition: Near Fine condition


Exhibition Catalog: 88 pp.; 4to; wrappers; color reproductions of paintings including 9 fold-out; 11 full page plates of drawings; selected bibliography, biography. Foot of spine bumped. View more info

Image for New Worlds : German and Austrian Art, 1890-1940.

New Worlds : German and Austrian Art, 1890-1940.

By: PRICE, RENEE.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.Y., Neue Galerie: 2002

Seller ID: 8477

ISBN: 0300094469

Condition: As New


Still in original publisher's shrinkwrap; 600 pp.; 4to; cloth in pictorial black jacket; illustrationsThis inaugural catalogue of the Neue Galerie New York seeks to bring to light the history of the works of fine and decorative artists of Germany and Austria between 1890 and 1940. It focuses on 26 visual artists and 18 decorative artists whose work is represented in the Neue Galerie collection. View more info