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The First Pose. 1876: Turning Point in American Art. Howard Roberts, Thomas Eakins and A Century of Philadelphia Nudes by David Frost Sellin (1930-2006) - Paperback - First - 1976 - from The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB (SKU: M0272)

The First Pose. 1876: Turning Point in American Art. Howard Roberts, Thomas Eakins and A Century of Philadelphia Nudes

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The First Pose. 1876: Turning Point in American Art. Howard Roberts, Thomas Eakins and A Century of Philadelphia Nudes

by David Frost Sellin (1930-2006)

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  • very good
  • paperback
  • First
Condition
Very Good
ISBN 10
0393008274
ISBN 13
9780393008272
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About This Item

72 pages with facsimiles, illustrations, drawings and photographs. Octavo (8 1/4" x 6 1/4") bound in publisher's original pictorial wrappers. First edition. This book takes an introductory look at the Philadelphia art world in the decade after the Civil War and before the landmark Centennial Exhibition of 1876. Condition: Light edge wear, some light soiling, previous owner's name to front wrapper verso else very good.

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Bookseller
The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
M0272
Title
The First Pose. 1876: Turning Point in American Art. Howard Roberts, Thomas Eakins and A Century of Philadelphia Nudes
Author
David Frost Sellin (1930-2006)
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0393008274
ISBN 13
9780393008272
Publisher
W W Norton & Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1976
Keywords
Art
Bookseller catalogs
Miscelaneous;
Size
Octavo

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