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image of Panthéon de la Guerre. Les Auteurs et les Principaux Collaborateurs. Advertising card signed by Carrier-Belleuse

Panthéon de la Guerre. Les Auteurs et les Principaux Collaborateurs. Advertising card signed by Carrier-Belleuse

by Carrier-Belleuse, Pierre-Gérard. Henry Manuel, edit. art

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Published
1920
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Very good overall
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$75.00

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Paris: H. Manuel, 1920. Ephemera. Very good overall. An autographed advertising card for the world's largest painting, 45' high and 402' in circumference, containing almost 5,000 portraits of notable French and Allied wartime figures of W.W.I. Pierre-Gérard Carrier-Belleuse (1851 -1932) and Auguste François-Marie Gorguet proposed, planned and supervised the creation of the "Panthéon de la Guerre" between 1914… Read more
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ALS from John Riker to his brother about his Kensett painting "Coast of Cape Ann"

by [Kensett, John Frederick (1816-1872)]; John Riker

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Published
1891
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Good overall
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$275.00

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1891. Good overall. The letter is written by John Lawrence Riker, a vice president of the Bank of New York, to his brother Henry, with an extensive description and history of his Kensett painting "Coast of Cape Ann". "My dear Brother, Sam tells me that you desired a description of the painting by "Kensett" which I sent many… Read more
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Bernard Boutet de Monvel

by Addade, Stéphane-Jacques

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Published
2001
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket
Edition
First edition
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$125.00

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Paris: Les Editions de l'Amateur, 2001. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in fine dust jacket. Monograph on the the work of the noted French painter, sculptor, engraver, fashion illustrator, and interior decorator. With preface by Pierre Rosenberg. 4to 318pp, illustrated through out. Publishers grey cloth, black title.
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image of Canterbury Tales. Rendered into Modern English by J.U. Nicolson. With Illustrations by Rockwell Kent..

Canterbury Tales. Rendered into Modern English by J.U. Nicolson. With Illustrations by Rockwell Kent..

by Chaucer, Geoffrey; J.U. Nicholson; Rockwell Kent

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Published
1934
Condition
Very good condition
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$25.00

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New York: Garden City Publishing Co., 1934. Hardcover. Very good condition. 8vo, 627pp, light brown cloth covers, embossed on front, with decoration laid on, title label at spine. Spine label chipped not effecting text.
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The Art of Paul Gaugin

by Brettell, Richard; Francoise Cachine; Claire Freches-Thory; Charles F. Stuckey

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Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
Second Printing
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$25.00

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Washington DC: National Gallery of Art, 1988. Second Printing. Paperback. Fine. 4to, 519pp, color paper covers. Housed in a slipcase.
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Art Deco Graphics

by Kery, Patricia Frantz

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Published
1986
Condition
Fine
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$20.00

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New York: Harry N. Abrams, Balance House Ltd., 1986. Hardcover. Fine. Large 4to, 320pp, black cloth covers with gilt title at spine, dj.
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Art Deco Architecture. Design, Decoration and Detail frm the Twenties and Thirties

by Bayer, Patricia

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Published
1992
Condition
Fine
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$30.00

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New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1992. Hardcover. Fine. 4to, 224pp, black cloth covers, gilt title at spine, dj.
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image of The Book of Common Prayer, And Administration of the Sacraments, and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, According to the Use of the Church of England: Together with The Psalter or Psalms of David, Pointed as they are to be Sung or Said in Churches

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Oxford: Printed at the Clarendon Press, by W. Jackson and A. Hamilton, Printers to the University: Sold by W. Dawson, at the Bible Warehouse, Paternoster Row, London, 1781. Hardcover. Otherwise very good condition. A handsome Book of Common Prayer in full black gilt calf with an early foredge painting of St. Albans Abbey and recording the births and… Read more
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$750.00
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Calli e Canali in Venezia

by [Ongania, Ferd[inando]; Photography; Venice]

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Published
1892
Condition
Overall in very good condition
Edition
First printing
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$1,250.00

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Venice: Ferd. Ongania, 1892. First printing. Hardcover. Overall in very good condition. "Venice is beyond the fancy of the wildest dreamer" states Dickens, echoing the love affair of many writers, artists and travelers across the centuries. The magnificent heliogravure plates in this homage to Venice features atmospheric images of the canals and calli (typical Venice small streets and… Read more
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Artists of the Australian Gold Rush

by McCulloch, Alan

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Published
1977
Condition
Very good condition
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$30.00

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Melbourne: Lansdowne Editions, 1977. Hardcover. Very good condition. 4to, 214pp, brown cloth covers with original dj.
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$30.00
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Tipping the good printer [with] drunken printer. Woodblocks

by McCurdy, Michael

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Published
1984
Condition
Very good + condition
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$100.00

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Great Barrington, MA: Penmaen Press, 1984. Very good + condition. Two engravings by Michael McCurdy, mounted for presentation. The upper print depicting a bespectacled printer seated in his neat and orderly workshop, receiving a Christmas tip from a well dressed couple. The print below depicting a printer in his cups, kicking over his press to the… Read more
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Marbling Paper. Signed Woodblock

by McCurdy, Michael

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Published
1983
Condition
Very good + condition
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$100.00

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Mattapoisett, MA: Busyhaus Publications, 1983. Very good + condition. This is an engraving by Michael McCurdy from the book 'American Decorative Papermakers: The Work & Specimens of Twelve Craft Artists'. The print depicts artists at work in the studio producing marbled paper: an artist at the lower left drags feathers across a piece of paper. Printed… Read more
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Self portrait in the studio. Signed Woodblock

by McCurdy, Michael

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Published
1984
Condition
Very good + condition
Edition
Limited edition
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$100.00

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Great Barrington, MA: Penmaen Press, 1984. Limited edition. Very good + condition. This is an engraving by Michael McCurdy of himself, at work in his studio. McCurdy is depicted with his back to the viewer, holding a print he has just taken from the press up to the light. Signed & dated below the print, in… Read more
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Face to Face. Title page woodblock

by McCurdy, Michael

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Published
1985
Condition
Very good + condition
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$100.00

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Great Barrington, MA: Penmaem/Busyhouse Publications, 1985. Very good + condition. This is the title page engraved by Michael McCurdy, to the book 'Face to Face, Twelve contemporary American Artists interpret themselves". The print depicts several of the artists at work in their studios with McCurdy the largest figure at the center and print making tools artfully arranged… Read more
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image of G. M. Hopkins at Thirty.  Signed Woodblock

G. M. Hopkins at Thirty. Signed Woodblock

by McCurdy, Michael

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Published
1983
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Very good + condition
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$100.00

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Great Barrington, MA: Penmaen Press, 1983. Very good + condition. This is an engraving by Michael McCurdy of Gerard Manley Hopkins, from a work on the famed British poet. The print depicts Hopkins in three quarter profile, facing to the right. He wears a dapper hat and small black bow tie, and is outlined against a… Read more
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image of Massachusetts farm landscape.  Signed Woodblock

Massachusetts farm landscape. Signed Woodblock

by McCurdy, Michael

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Published
1984
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Very good + condition
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$100.00

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Great Barrington, MA: Penmaen Press, 1984. Very good + condition. This is an engraving by Michael McCurdy of a classic Massachusetts farm set in a rolling hilly landscape. An old pickup truck chased by a dog appears at the right. Signed below the print, in pencil. McCurdy (1942 - 2016) was a noted American author… Read more
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image of "Paulus Caliary Veronensis Invent & Pinxit": Mary Magdalene anointing the feet of Jesus.  Copper engraving

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Amsterdam: Jacob van Campen, 1749. An imposing engraving, after Paolo Veronese, depicting the anointing of Jesus' feet in Bethany, by Mary the sister of Martha and Lazarus. The anointing of Jesus's head or feet are recorded in the four gospels. Mary of Bethany in the Gospel of John, Chapter 12 (the sister of Martha and Lazarus) anoints… Read more
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$375.00
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A Treasury of the Great Children's Book Illustrators

by Meyer, Susan E.

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Published
1983
Condition
Very good condition
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$30.00

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New York: Abradale Press, 1983. Hardcover. Very good condition. Beautiful color and b&w images of a variety of illustrators. 4to, light brown cloth covers, gilt text on spine. Original color dj, one 1" closed tear at foot.
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The Arts. Number Two

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$20.00

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London: Lund, Humphries & Co. Paperback. Very good overall. Cover design by Edward Bawden. Contributors include Roger Hinks on Mannerism, Clive Bell, Edward Sackville-West, Kathleen Raine, Sir Kenneth Clark, Benedict Nicolson on Pissarro, Andre Gie on Poussin. B&w and color illustrations. Publishers decorated wrappers.
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image of Polynesian Artifacts: The Oldman Collection  Illustrated and Described

Polynesian Artifacts: The Oldman Collection Illustrated and Described

by Oldman

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Published
1953
Edition
Second edition
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$500.00

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Wellington NZ: Polynesian Society, 1953. Second edition. This is the second section of the catalogue of the famous Oldman collection, highly prized for its ethnographical content. Neatly dedicated at the top of the title page "To George Neilson, with Compliments from Ken Webster ~ May '56." Including Polynesian artifacts from Tahiti, Austral and Cook Groups, the preface… Read more
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$500.00