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Archetypal Images (Walnut Creek Civic Arts Gallery, March 9-April 21, 1976)
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Archetypal Images (Walnut Creek Civic Arts Gallery, March 9-April 21, 1976)

By Howard, Jeanne Brubaker; Stiegelmeyer, Norman

Walnut Creek, CA: Walnut Creek Civic Arts Gallery, 1976. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked text. Catalog for March 9-April 21, 1976 exhibition curated by Norman Stiegelmeyer. Black and white images. Artists: Thomas Akawie, Jeremy Anderson, Bonnie Bisbee, Fred Brayan, Susan Kelk Cervantes, Bruce Conner, Peter Di Gesu, Lauren Elder, Gail Fried, Josie Grant, Edward Higgins, Marge Horton, Fred Martin, Viento Stan Padilla, Norman Stiegelmeyer, Henry Sultan. 18p. Measures 8.5x11 inches.

$30.00

Dislocations (October 1991 to January 1992, MoMA)
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Dislocations (October 1991 to January 1992, MoMA)

By Storr, Robert

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), 1991. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Large format exhibition catalog of seven installations held at MoMA from October 1991 to January 1992. Beautifully illustrated, including photos of the artists. Artists: Louise Bourgeois, Chris Burden, Sophie Calle, David Hammons, Ilya Kabakov, Bruce Nauman, and Adrian Piper. Essay by Robert Storr. Artist information and notes. Measures 9x12 inches. 80p. William Stout Architectural Books sticker inside back cover.

$20.00

The State Museums of Berlin and the Legacy of James Simon
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The State Museums of Berlin and the Legacy of James Simon

By Dreyfus, Renee; Matthews, Olaf

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 2008. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Accompanied October 18, 2008-January 18, 2009 exhibition. 31 color plates. Includes Egyptian art, Decorative arts, sculpture, paintings, and more. (Henri) James Simon (1851-1932) was a German entrepreneur, art collector, philanthropist and patron of the arts. He donated most of his significant collections to the Berlin State Museums, including the famous Nefertiti bust.

$12.00

Auden Poems / Moore Lithographs: An exhibition of a book dedicated by Henry Moore to WH Auden with related drawings
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Auden Poems / Moore Lithographs: An exhibition of a book dedicated by Henry Moore to WH Auden with related drawings

By Auden, WH; Moore, Henry

British Museum, 1974. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Catalog for an exhibition held at the British Museum 24 April to 30 June 1974. Photographs of the poet and artist. Black and white illustrations of the works. Introduction by John Russell.

$12.00

The Wedding: The Walker Evans Polaroid Project
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The Wedding: The Walker Evans Polaroid Project

By Hendeles, Ydessa

Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York City, 2011. Spiral Bound. Very Good. Unmarked text. A curatorial composition by Ydessa Hendeles, a Toronto-based collector and curator. It is based on Walker Evans photographs and models. Catalog for 10 December 2011-4 February 4, 2012 at Andrea Rosen Gallery. Illustrated. Layout of the exhibition. Measures 6x7.5 inches. 34p.

$25.00

The Not-So-Still Life: A Century of California Painting and Sculpture
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The Not-So-Still Life: A Century of California Painting and Sculpture

By Landauer, Susan; Gerdts, William H.; Trenton, Patricia

University of California Press, San Jose Museum of Art, 2003. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Exhibition catalog. Essays. Lavishly illustrated. Documents how California artists have transformed and revitalized the still life genre over the course of the last century. Investigation ranges from the plein-air Impressionism of the early twentieth century to the Synchromist bouquets of Stanton Macdonald-Wright, the revolving table settings of Charles Ray, to the electronic sculptures of Alan Rath. 225p. Measures 8.5x11 inches.

$15.00

The Peale Family: Creation of an American Legacy, 1770-1870
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The Peale Family: Creation of an American Legacy, 1770-1870

By M. H. de Young Memorial Museum

M. H. de Young Memorial Museum, 1997. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. A few smudges on cover. Booklet accompanied the opening preview for the Peale exhibition on January 23, 1997, to benefit The American Art Center. Includes an article on The Peale Family: Creation of an American Legacy, 1770–1870, by Patricia Junker. Also an article Timothy Anglin Burgard on "American Renaissance: Laying the Foundations for a new M. H. De Young Memorial Museum. Measures 8.5x11 inches. Illustrations include works in the Peale Collection and American art from the de Young Collection.

$20.00

Recent Bronzes by Manzu (Paul Rosenberg, October 22-December 7, 1985)
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Recent Bronzes by Manzu (Paul Rosenberg, October 22-December 7, 1985)

By Manzu, Giacomo

Paul Rosenberg and Co, 1985. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Illustrated with 20 plates in color and black/white. Exhibition catalog list has prices pencilled in. Accompanied October 22-December 7, 1985 exhibition. Giacomo Manzu (1908-1991) was an Italian sculptor. 20p. Measures 9 inches square.

$14.00

The Creative Spirit of Cranbrook: The Early Years: Eliel Saarinen, Loja Saarinen, Maija Grotell, Zoltan Sepeshy
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The Creative Spirit of Cranbrook: The Early Years: Eliel Saarinen, Loja Saarinen, Maija Grotell, Zoltan Sepeshy

By Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum

Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum, 1972. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Accompanied October 30, 1972-October 14, 1973 exhibition at the Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum. Illustrated in black and white. 20p. Measures 9x10 inches. Artists: Eliel Saarinen, Loja Saarinen, Maija Grotell, Zoltan Sepeshy.

$20.00

Exploding the Codex: The Theater of the Book
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Exploding the Codex: The Theater of the Book

By Carlson, Daisy

San Francisco Center for the Book, 2012. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Inscribed to previous owner. Catalog for a group show featuring the works of over 40 book artists from the collection of Mary Austin, curated by Daisy Carlson. The show explores the theater of the book and storytelling through structure. 79p. Measures 8 inches square.

$24.00

Works on Paper 1900-1960 from Southern California Collections
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Works on Paper 1900-1960 from Southern California Collections

By Wight, Frederick S.; Steadman, David W

Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1977. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Exhibition catalog. Introduction by Frederick S. Wight. Catalogue by David W. Steadman. Illustrated in color and black/white. 132p. Measures 8.5x10 inches. Artists include Milton Avery, George Bellows, Henri Matisse, Kathe Kollwitz, Gustav Klimt, Dali, Charles Demuth, Emil Nolde, Egon Schiele, Kurt Schwitters, and others. Artist biographies.

$14.00

Old Money: American Trompe L'Oeil Images of Currency
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Old Money: American Trompe L'Oeil Images of Currency

By Chambers, Bruce W

Berry-Hill Galleries, 1988. Paperback. Acceptable. Unmarked. Bumped spine. Accompanied November 11-December 17, 1988 exhibition at Berry-Hill Galleries. Essay by Bruce W. Chambers. 28 color images, with 103 in black/white. 132p. Measures 9 inches square. Artists include Jacob Atkinson, Nicholas A. Brooks (10), Ferdinand Danton Jr. (2), Victor Dubreuil (14), John Haberle (3), William Harnett (3), Thomas R. Hope, Otis Kaye (20), Peter McCallion, Charles Alfred Meurer (4), John Frederick Peto (2), Frank Tuchfarber Company (2), and others.

$14.00

Brian Wall: Lyrical Steel (April 18-June 18, 1995)
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Brian Wall: Lyrical Steel (April 18-June 18, 1995)

By Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery and Sculpture Garden

Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery and Sculpture Garden, 1995. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Smudging on back cover. 30p. 6 color plates. 11 black/white plates. Photo of the artist by Jock McDonald. Accompanied April 18-June 18, 1995 at the Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery and Sculpture Garden at the University of Nebraska. Essays by Jon Carroll and George W. Neubert. Exhibition checklist.

$15.00

Looking West 1970
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Looking West 1970

By Butler, LeRoy

Joslyn Art Museum, 1970. Paperback. Good. Unmarked text. Spot and corner crease on cover. Catalog for 18 Oct-29 Nov. 1970 exhibition at Joslyn Art Museum. Artists include Terry Allen, Bruce Beasley, Robert Bechtle, Larry Bell, Tony Berlant, Elmer Bischoff, Richard Diebenkorn, Tom Holland, Robert Irwin, Ed Kienholz, Harold Paris, Bruce Nauman. Joseph Raffael. Edward Ruscha, William Wiley, and others. Illustrated throughout, primarily in black and white. 81p. Measures 8.5x10 inches.

$30.00

German Masters of the Nineteenth Century: Paintings and Drawings from the Federal Republic of Germany
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German Masters of the Nineteenth Century: Paintings and Drawings from the Federal Republic of Germany

By Moffet, James

Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. 96 plates in full color. 87 black and white illustrations. Accompanied a touring exhibition, at the MetMuseum from May 2-July 5, 1981 and the Art Gallery of Ontario in Canada. Includes "Artists and Society" by Stephan Wartzoldt and "An Epoch of Longing: An Introduction to German Painting of the 19th Century" by Gert Schiff. Artist Biographies. Bibliography. Artists include Arnold Bocklin, Lovis Corinth, Peter von Cornelius, Caspar David Friedrich, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Adolph von Menzel, Max Liebermann, Hans Thoma, Philipp Veit, and others. 274p. Measures 10x11.75 inches.

$20.00

Kienholz Before LACMA
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Kienholz Before LACMA

By Kienholz, Edward

L. A. Louver, 2012. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Accompanied an exhibition at L. A. Louver, Venice, California, 24 January-3 March, 2012. Curated in collaboration with Maurice Tuchman. Illustrated throughout. Essays by Peter Goulds, David Anfam, Tom Preiss, Rich Post and Maurice Tuchman. Biography. List of works. Measures 8.5x11.25 inches. 40p. Edward Kienholz (1826-1884) was an American installation artist and assemblage sculptor whose work was highly critical of aspects of modern life. From 1972 onwards,

$14.00

The Society of Six (William Clapp, August Gay, Selden Gile, Maurice Logan, Louis Siegriest, Bernard Von Eichman)
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The Society of Six (William Clapp, August Gay, Selden Gile, Maurice Logan, Louis Siegriest, Bernard Von Eichman)

By Campbell, Charles

Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery, 1999. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Accompanied January 5-February 13, 1999 exhibition at the Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery, San Francisco. Color plates (31). Features six plein-air painters in Oakland, California, who joined together in 1917 to form an association that lasted nearly fifteen years. The artists include Selden Connor Gile, August F. Gay, Maurice Logan, Louis Siegriest, Bernard von Eichman, and William H. Clapp. They created a color-centered modernist idiom that shocked establishment tastes but remains the most advanced painting of its era in Northern California. 32p. Measures 8x10 inches.

$30.00

All the More Real: Portrayals of Intimacy and Empathy (August 12-October 14, 2007)
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All the More Real: Portrayals of Intimacy and Empathy (August 12-October 14, 2007)

By Falkenberg, Merrill; Fischl, Eric; Haskell, John

The Parrish Art Museum, 2007. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Accompanied August 12-October 14, 2007 exhibition at the Parrish Art Museum. Essays. Color Plates. Exhibition checklist. Artists include Vito Acconci, Diane Arbus, Louise Bourgeois, Chuck Close, Lucien Freud, Gustav Klimt, Catherine Murphy, Alice Neel, Catherine Opie, Egon Schiele, Cindy Sherman, and others. 136p. Measures 8x10 inches.

$24.00

From Ishtar to Aphrodite: 3200 Years of Cypriot Hellenism. Treasures from the Museums of Cyprus
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From Ishtar to Aphrodite: 3200 Years of Cypriot Hellenism. Treasures from the Museums of Cyprus

By Hadjisavvas, Sophocles; Georgiou, Giorgos

Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation, 2003. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Scribble on last page. Accompanied exhibit at the Onassis Cultural Center, New York, N.Y., October 22, 2003-January 3, 2004, curated by Sophocles Hadjisavvas, with assistant curator Giorgos Georgiou. Illustrations (some color), maps, plans. 146p. Measures 9x12 inches.

$14.00

Cruciformed: Images of the cross since 1980: Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, September 6-November 3, 1991
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Cruciformed: Images of the cross since 1980: Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, September 6-November 3, 1991

By Rubin, David S

Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, 1991. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. A few nicks on cover. Exhibition featuring the Cross motif and how it's been used both as an image and as a metaphor by contemporary artists since 1980. Illustrated in color and black/white. Accompanied exhibition at Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, September 6-November 3, 1991. Measures 11x8.5 inches. 64p. Contributors include Harvey Quaytman, Italo Scanga, Andres Serrano, and others.

$14.00

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