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cover of T[aras] Shevchenko. Ukrains'ke maliarstvo [Ukrainian painting; series title]

T[aras] Shevchenko. Ukrains'ke maliarstvo [Ukrainian painting; series title]

by Novyts'kyi, Ol[eksii] and Vasyl H. Krychevs'kyi, designer

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Kyiv: RUKh, 1930. Octavo (25.8 × 18.8 cm). Original pictorial wrappers by Vasyl Krychevs'kyi; 31, [1], one leaf, XXV leaves of plates bw, [2] pp. of text (table of contents). Small tear to right edge; else very good. Simple, yet appealing wrapper design by Vasyl Krychevsky (1873-1953), the Ukrainian painter, set designer, architect, graphic artist, and master of decorative… Read more
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cover of Gli Affreschi del Pinturicchio nell'Appartamento Borgia del Palazzo Apostolico Vaticano

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78 pp. descriptive monograph on the Pinturicchio fresco cycle in the lavish 15th century Borgia Apartments, heavily annotated, lists, numerous text illus. (1 with color) after portraits, drawings, medals, signatures, etc., 133 fine plates (4 color, many in tones), bound out of order, showing maps, interior views, details of the frescos, etc. Folio. Brand-new professional cloth-covered boards. Some additional… Read more
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cover of The Bridgewater Gallery. One Hundred and Twenty of the Most Noted Paintings at Bridgewater House, Reproduced in Photogravure from Photographs

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Brief introductory text on the Bridgewater House Collection of Pictures followed by 120 full-page plates reproducing artwork in the Bridgewater House collection, each plate accompanied by a brief contextual caption and each artist represented by a thorough biography. Oversized folio. Full leather with raised spine, edgewear, abrasions, some small splitting along spine. Westminster (Archibald Constable & Co. Ltd.) 1903.… Read more
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cover of La Nuova Pinacoteca Vaticana, descritta ed illustrata nei Quadri Provenienti dalla Vecchia Pinacoteca Vaticana, dalla Pinacoteca del Laterano, dagli Appartamenti Privati e dai Magazzini dei Palazzi Apostolici

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xv, 206 pp. catalogue and description of the paintings in the new Vatican art gallery, heavily annotated, with index, 63 text illustrations, 126 fine plates including 10 in full color. Folio. Leather-backed boards, binding professionally repaired, some edgewear and chipping, contents in good condition. Bergamo (Istituto Italiano d'Arti Grafiche) 1914. Ex-Pierpont Morgan library with bookplate on pastedown. The monumental… Read more
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cover of Jacob Maris. With 90 Photogravures from His Works and a Portrait by M. Van de Maarel

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180 pp. volume (42cm x 50cm) on the Dutch painter, with photogravures scattered throughout the text, accompanied by full of list of plates with page numbers and owners of the works noted, half-title, photogravure portrait by M. Van der Maarel. Folio. Vellum with gilt and blindstamp decoration. Edgewear, soiling, abrasions, some warping. London (Alexander Moring Ltd/The De La More… Read more
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cover of AS Artes Plásticas No Brasil. Antecedentes, Artes Indigenas e Populares, Artes Aplicadas. Volume I.

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The first volume from a three-volume set on the art of Brazil, 296 pp., edited and with an introduction by Rodrigo M. F. de Andrade, this volume containing essays on archaeology, indigenous art, Portuguese antecedents, furniture, goldsmithing, ceramics, and other topics, contributors include Frederico Barata, Gastão Cruls, Cecilia Meireles, Reinaldo dos Santos, J. Wasth Rodrigues, José Gisella Valladares, and… Read more
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cover of 1 vseobshchaia germanskaia khudozhestvennaia vystavka [First all-German art exhibition]

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Moscow-Leningrad: Mezhrabpom, 1924. Octavo (22.4 × 15.3 cm). Original staple-stitched pictorial wrappers; 36, [4] pp. Occasional contemporary annotations in pencil; light wear to lower spine extremity; else about very good. Catalog, with introductory articles and reproductions, published for the 1924 Moscow showing of the First German Art Exhibition in the USSR, which was jointly organized by the Soviet state… Read more
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cover of Ikonografiia Bogomateri: sviazi grecheskoi i russkoi ikonopisi s'italianskoiu zhivopis'iu ranniago Vozrozhdeniia

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216, VII pp. Cyrillic-language reference volume on iconography of the Virgin Mary in Greek and Russian church art and its connection to early Italian Renaissance painting, by the well-known Russian icon scholar. Scholarly notes with bibliographic information. Illustrated profusely throughout with close to 150 text illustrations, primarily reproductions from photographs. Handwritten ink notation "Baron de Baye" to title page… Read more
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cover of Upland Game Birds and Water Fowl of the United States

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A complete subscription portfolio of 20 chromolithographs, each 22" x 28", issued in ten monthly installments of 2 prints reproducing orig. watercolors of American birds by Pope with captioned guard leaves reprinting descriptive texts from a variety of sources incl. Alexander Wilson's "American Ornithology" and Audubon's "Birds of America". Each installment bound-in with orig. illus. wrpps., prints tipped-in on… Read more
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cover of Oswald Achenbach

Oswald Achenbach

by Schmidt, J. Heinrich

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Achenbach. 152 pp. monograph on the 19th-century German painter, notes, bibliography, excerpts from letters, 156 plates (4 in color). 4to. Cloth. Dusseldorf (L. Schwann) 1944.
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cover of Choshunkaku Kansho. (Catalogue of the Kawasaki Collection)

Choshunkaku Kansho. (Catalogue of the Kawasaki Collection)

by Kawasaki, Shozo, & Yoshitaro Kawasaki (editors)

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6 vols., with approx. 390 superb plates (30 in color, the others in photogravure on fine paper) accompanied by interleaved commentary on the objects, documenting the major collection of mostly Japanese, with some Chinese, art including paintings, lacquerwork, sculpture, ceramics, etc. Large folio. Silk-covered boards, elaborately tie-bound in the Japanese manner, each volume housed in chitsu case (most cases… Read more
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cover of Pahari Miniature Paintings in the N. C. Mehta Collection

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(IV), 132 pp. text on the origin and development of Pahari painting, and on Mehta and the evolution of his collection, detailed and annotated descriptions of illustrated works, and 121 illustrations on plates (12 in color). 4to. Illus. cloth. Ahmedabad (Gujarat Museum Society) ca. 1982.
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cover of Catalogue de Vingt-Trois Tableaux des Écoles Flamande et Hollandaise. Provenant de la Célèbre Galerie de San Donato (à Florence). Dont la Vente Aura Lieu Hôtel Drouot, Salles Nos 8 et 9 Réunies Le Samedi 18 Avril 1868

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[title from spine: Catalogue des Tableaux de la Galerie de San Donato. ] 71 pp. auction catalogue offering 23 works by Dutch and Flemish masters including Cuyp, Hobbema, Metsu, Ostade, Rembrandt, Rubens, etc., with an introductory letter by Ernest Chesneau and item descriptions by Francis Petit, illustrated on 23 plates engraved after the paintings by M. Braquemond. Small 4to.… Read more
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cover of L.-L. Boilly, Peintre, Dessinateur et Lithographe; Sa Vie et Son Oeuvre, 1761-1845

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1898. Boilly. 230 pp. monograph on the genre painter, descriptive catalogue of over 1300 works incl. paintings exhibited at the Salons 1791-1824, notes, list of engravings, lithographs, etc., after Boilly, index, 30 illus. in the text and on plates. Some foxing throughout. 4to. Orig. printed wrpps., top of front cover quite rubbed. Paris (Soc. de la Propagation des Livres… Read more
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Inventario Artistico de Portugal. III. Distrito de Santarem

by Lisbon. Academia Nacional de Belas Artes

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184 pp. inventory, edited by Gustavo de Matos Sequeira, of art and architectural treasures in this central Portuguese district, indices, list, some inscriptions reproduced in the text, numerous text illus. after mss. illumination, architectural renderings, ground plans, etc., 175 plates showing photographs of interior and exterior architectural views, artworks, textiles, vestaments, etc. Lower corner of first 50 pp. stained.… Read more
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cover of La Pittura in Liguria: Artisti dei Primo Seicento

La Pittura in Liguria: Artisti dei Primo Seicento

by Pesenti, Franco Renzo

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525 pp. scholarly survey of Ligurian painting in the first half of the seventeenth century, including material on the work of Giovanni Battista Paggi, Domenico Fiasella, Giovanni Andrea de Ferrari, Gioachhino Assereto and Orazio de Ferrari, substantial annotation, general bibliography and bibliographies of individual artists, indices, 425 illus. on plates, most in fine color. Large 4to. Cloth, d.j. (corners… Read more
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cover of Deutsches Barock und Rokoko

Deutsches Barock und Rokoko

by Biermann, Georg, ed

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LXIX, XCIX, 729 pp. survey of 17th- and 18th-century German art, incl. essays by Biermann, Adolf Feulner, Albert Brinckmann, and Anton Kippenberg, indices of the artists and their works with brief biographical data and descriptions, 1326 illus., and 32 fine heliogravure plates showing paintings, pastels, drawings, miniatures, sculpture, silhouettes, and gold and silver objects. Large 4to. 3/4 leather &… Read more
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cover of Guido da Siena

Guido da Siena

by Stubblebine, James

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Guido. XV, 121 pp. monograph on the 13th-century Sienese painter, his works and attributions, notes, bibliography, index, 128 illus. on plates. 4to. Cloth. d.j. Princeton (Princeton Univ. Press) 1964. Lucas p. 153. Freitag 5026. The work includes new information on Duccio and some of his contemporaries.
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cover of La Pittura in Liguria: Il Quattrocento

La Pittura in Liguria: Il Quattrocento

by Algeri, Giuliana, & Anna De Floriani

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558 pp. text on 15th-century painting in and near Genoa, its emergence from the Middle Ages, foreign influences, in particular Flemish, and Lorenzo Fasolo, Carlo Braccesco, and their contemporaries, ext. notes, appendix of bio-bibliographical notices on the artists, chronological bibliography, index, 446 illus. (a considerable number in color). Large 4to. Cloth, d.j. Genoa (Cassa di Risparmio di Genova e… Read more
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cover of Stilleben in Europa

Stilleben in Europa

by Munster. Westfalisches Landesmuseum

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618 pp. crit. catalogue, by Gerhard Langemeyer and Hans-Albert Peters, of a comprehensive exhibition of still lifes in painting, graphics, sculpture, and some unusual techniques, incl. scholarly essays, copious notes, short biographies, bibliography, and index, hundreds of illus. throughout (30 plates in color). 4to. Illus. wrpps. Munster 1979.
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