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WEINGARTNER LIEDERHANDSCHRIFT: Ihre Geschichte und ihre Miniaturen

By Spahr, Gebhard

[Neu-Ulm]: Anton H. Konrad Verlag, 1968. EX-LIB/UNCIRCULATED Copy; no loan pocket. Text/BRAND NEW. Illustrated boards/NF w/trace wear to upper spine edge. 25 color plates, and 28 b/w plates accompany this work on the portrait miniatures of the Weingartner Liederhandschrift. 168 pages of text, with Literaturverzeichnis, Anmerkungen, and Register.. Hard Cover. Very Good/None (as Issued?). German Text.

$24.95

PROBLEMY IZUCHENIYA PAMYATNIKOV DUKHOVNOI I MATERIAL'NOI KULTURY: Materialy nauchnoi konferentsii 1989, Vypusk I

By Vladimirski, N. S.; & Nasibov, A. S.

Moskva: Istoriko-kul'turnyi musei-zapovednik "Moskovskii Kreml'", 1992. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Softcover/NF w/ligh edge wear, and rubs to surfaces. Papers 1, 5, and 9 -- representative of the 13 in this volume -- are: "Stikhirar'" Yakova-Tvorimira -- pamyatnik novgorodskoi pis'mennosti kontsa XII veka (Kalugin); Materialy gerol'dmeisterskoi kontoy o privlechenii rossiiskogo dvoryanstva k gosudarstvennoi slushbe v XVIII veke (Faizova); and Simbolika izobrazhenii na vizantiiskom serebryanom kuvshine V veka iz sobraniya Muzeev Kremlya (Markina). 159 pages, with illustrations, and Spisok sokrashchenii.. Printed Cardstock. Very Good/No Jacket. 8 1/4"; 20.96cm. Russian Language Softcover.

$16.50

UNA TROUBRIDGE  : The Friend of Radclyffe Hall
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UNA TROUBRIDGE : The Friend of Radclyffe Hall

By Ormrod, Richard

New York, NY: Carroll & Graf, 1985. Text/BRAND NEW. B-color boards/Fine. DJ/NF w/trace edge wear. PO embossed stamp to title page. Biography of British painter and scupltor (the only scultor of Nijinsky), and translator (French, Italian & Russian), Una Vincenzo, Lady Troubridge (1887 - 1963). Best remembered as the long-time lesbian partner of Marguerite Radclyffe Hall (author of The Well of Loneliness); theirs is a compelling love story of nearly 30 years. Richard Ormrod's sensitive biography is in 19 chapters, 4 parts: I, Introduction; II, Life Together: The First Years (1917-26); III, The Well... and After (1926-34); IV, Life Together: The Last Years (1934-43); and V, "Widowhood" 1943-62). 340 (+ x unnumbered) pages, illustrations, Notes, and Index.. First Edition, First Thus. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Hardcover Biography.

$22.95

VASSILIKI FALKEHAG
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VASSILIKI FALKEHAG

By Barilleux, René Paul; & Doubilet, Susan

Lund [Sweden]: Lunds Konsthall, 1999. BRAND NEW COPY w/trace edge & surface wear. This volume was prepared to accompany Ms. Falkehag's exhibition at the Lund Art Gallery in the summer of 1999. Not an exhibition catalog per se, but a review of the South Carolinian's work, which incorporates natural materials, including live plants (mushrooms, chestnuts, grasses, tobacco) in sculptural contexts and settings. 84 pages, with numerous illustrations, Selected Exhibitions, and Bibliography.. Soft Cover. NEW/None as Issued. Musuem Catalog.

$25.00

TARAS SHEVCHENKO STATE MUSEUM: Derzhavnii Musei T. G. Shevchenka; Gosuddarstvennyi Muzei T. G. Shevchenko
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TARAS SHEVCHENKO STATE MUSEUM: Derzhavnii Musei T. G. Shevchenka; Gosuddarstvennyi Muzei T. G. Shevchenko

By Shevchenko, Taras: Vnuchkova Lybov' Ivanovna; et al. [Eds.]

Kiev: "Mistetstvo", 1989. BRAND NEW COPY w/trace where to dustjacket. This volume contains much of the best pictorial work of the Ukrainian author and painter Shevenko (1814-1861) who, born a serf, became a national cultural figure (and a free man) through force of talent, energy, and character. The literary works are mentioned briefly, and the author's Pan-Slavism goes unremarked. What is included are 150 color plates of works by Shevchenko, his contemporaries and his admirers, drawn from the museum in Kiev. The major text is in Ukrainian cyrillic, but there are satisfactory Rezume/Summary, and Perechen' Illustratsiiin/List of Illustrations (with subjects, sizes, dates) in Russian and in English at the end of the volume. 167 pages; decorative endpapers.. Hard Cover. New/New. Russian/English Art Book.

$46.50

JAPANESE PAINTING: A BRIEF HISTORY
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JAPANESE PAINTING: A BRIEF HISTORY

By Toda, Kenji

Rutland, VT: Charles E. Tuttle, 1965. BRAND NEW COPY w/trace edge to DJ to softcover. First Edition, First Printing. A review of the history of Japanese painting from the 7th to the 19th centuries. 36 b/w Illustrations selected to illustrate evolutions of both techniques and styles. 102 pages, b/w illustrations, 36 chapters in 3 parts: I, Buddhist Schools; II, Japanese Schools; and III, Chinese Schools.. First Editon, First Printing. Soft Cover. New - Collectible/Near Fine. Vintage/Art History.

$22.50

CHINESE AND JAPANESE ART : With Sections on Korea & Vietnam (Anchor A 554)
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CHINESE AND JAPANESE ART : With Sections on Korea & Vietnam (Anchor A 554)

By Buhot, Jean; Translated from the French By Remy Inglis Hall; Charles McCurdy (Editor)

Garden City, New York: Doubleday Anchor Books, 1967. BRAND NEW & Collectible paperback w/trace wear to softcover. Originally published as "Extreme Orient" in "Encyclopedia de la Pleiade: Histoire de L'Art, I," by the Librairie Gallimard (1961); this is the 1967 English translation. Survey of Far Eastern ar including section of creations of Korea and Vietnam have sections, and the the Ryukus gets a chapter. Translated by Remy Inglis Hall. 428 pages with maps, photographs, drawings, Bibliography, Chronological Table, Analytical Table and Index, plus Contents.. First Edition, First Thus. Paperback. New - Collectible/None as Issued. Illus. by Claude Abeille (Drwings); Hnri Jacquinet & Pierre Simonet (Maps). Asian Art History.

$14.50

E AKROPOLIS: KAI TO MOUSEIO TES

By Donta, Georgiu

Athena: Ekdoseis Kleio, 1979. BRAND NEW COPY w/trace edge rubs. 4-fold pull-out perspective rendering of the Acropolis and its pre-Philippan surroundings (also BRAND NEW) to rear. A most handsome and professional guidebook. Contains some 40 pages of illustrated Greek text, and about 95 pages of color plates. About 5/8 of the book covers the Acropolis, and the balance, the exhibits, grouped by aithousa, in the Acropolis Museum. 135 glossy pages, with Frontispiece., and 16 3/4 x 24" (approximate) 4-fold pull-out perspective rendering of the Acropolis and its pre-Philippan surroundings. Covers are slightly rubbed at upper edge, otherwise clean and sound; text is strong and clean.. Soft Cover. New/None as Issued. Greek Language Text.

$25.00

VZPOMINA : Na detstvi, domov a mlada Leta

By Zrzavy, Jan

Praha: Svoboda, 1971. Text/As New. Illustrated blue linen boards/NF. DJ/Fair; intact w/closed tears, rubs, faint creasings to edges, and surface discoloration. Illustrated endpapers. Frontispiece: Photo portrait of author. Part memoir and part critical appreciation the Czech modernist painter, graphic artist and illustrator Jan Zrzavý (1890 - 1977), who was honoured as the National Artist in 1965. Title sometimes translated as: Jan Redhead Remembers the Home, Childhood and Teenage Years... Chapters, author illustrated (4 color plates), are: 1, U nas doma; Detske roky na vsi; Putovani po skolach; 2, Za prvnim obrazem; 3, Znameni Leonardovo; and 4, Malirem. Also included are Ke vzniku vzpominek (Dagmar Maxova); Jan Zrzavy -- clovek a tvurce (Vladimir Fiala), and Seznam vyobrazeni. 107 pages.. First Edition, First Thus. Hard Cover/stitched. Very Good/Fair. Illus. by Jan Zrzavy (Author-Illustrator). Czech Language Text.

$24.50