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The Stanford Museum Centennial Handbook: 100 Years: 100 Works of Art
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The Stanford Museum Centennial Handbook: 100 Years: 100 Works of Art

By Corn, Wanda

Stanford University Museum of Art, 1991. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Beautiful color reproductions. Featured works include Eadweard Muybridge's image of Leland Stanford Junior on his pony, Wayne Thiebaud's Lunch Table, Hiroshige's Plum Garden at Kameido and more. 126p.

$15.00

Beyond the Prado: Museums and Identity in Democratic Spain
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Beyond the Prado: Museums and Identity in Democratic Spain

By Holo, Selma Reuben

Liverpool University Press, 2000. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket. Black and white illustrations. Argues that Spanish state and regional leaders consciously used the power of museums to foster democratic identity in the country's citizens with the death of Francisco Franco's long dictatorship in 1975. Case studies inclue the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, the Sephardic Museum in Toledo, and IVAM, the modern contemporary art Museum in Valencia.

$14.00

City of Nuremberg Toy Museum
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City of Nuremberg Toy Museum

By Bayer, Lydia

City of Nuremberg, 1985. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Foreword by Hermann Glaser. Profusely illustrated. The Nuremberg Toy Museum in Nuremberg, Bavaria, is a municipal museum, which was founded in 1971. It is considered to be one of the most well known toy museums in the world, depicting the cultural history of toys from antiquity to the present.

$12.00

A Brief Guide to the National Gallery of Art of the United States of America, Washington DC
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A Brief Guide to the National Gallery of Art of the United States of America, Washington DC

By National Gallery of Art

US Government Printing Office, 1968. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked text. A 30-page booklet introduction to the 1968 National Gallery of Art in Washington DC. Black and white illustrations. Gallery layouts.

$12.00

National Gallery of Art, Washington
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National Gallery of Art, Washington

By Walker, John

Harry N. Abrams, Inc, 1974. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. A few closed tears on dust jacket. More than 1000 paintings reproduced in color, many printed with gold. Every full-page colorplate has a detailed commentary, and many are accompanied by groups of related works. Director Emeritus John Walker tells the story of the Gallery from its inception in the 1930s. Foreword by J. Carter Brown who discusses the special role of the Gallery as a national institution. 1,120 illustrations, including 1,028 plates in full color. 696p.

$30.00

Torah Binders of the Judah L. Magnes Museum
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Torah Binders of the Judah L. Magnes Museum

By Eis, Ruth

Judah L. Magnes Museum, 1979. Paperback. Good. Unmarked. Rubbed cover with some nicks. Illustrated. Includes a catalog, binders in chronological order, zodiac signs and calendar, glossary, and bibliography. 80p.

$15.00

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art

By Hibbard, Howard

Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1980. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket with some edge wear. 1050 illustrations, 608 in color. Describes the full range of the museum's collection of masterpieces and curiosities as it stood in 1980. Ranges from Buddhas and musical instruments to paintings and costumes. Index. Bibliography. 592p.

$20.00

Western Jewish History Center: Guide to Archival and Oral History Collections
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Western Jewish History Center: Guide to Archival and Oral History Collections

By Rafael, Ruth Kelson

Judah L Magnes Museum, 1987. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Photographs. Foreword by Moses Rischin. Introduction by Seymour Fromer. 207p.

$14.00

The Nine Heroes Tapestries at the Cloisters: A Picture Book
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The Nine Heroes Tapestries at the Cloisters: A Picture Book

By Rorimer, James J.; Freeman, Margaret B

New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1953. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Acceptable. Unmarked. Tears and rubbing on cover. B/W plates. 25p.

$12.00

A Brief Guide to the Collections
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A Brief Guide to the Collections

By Bridaham, Lester Burbank; Malone, Patrick

The Art Institute of Chicago, 1953. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked text. Illustrated with black and white photographs of the objects, with their gallery locations in 1953. Plan of the museum buildings in 1953. Information about the collections.

$12.00

The Cluny Thermae and Mansion National Museum of Middle Ages
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The Cluny Thermae and Mansion National Museum of Middle Ages

By Saragoza, Florence; Huchard, Viviane

Gulf Stream, 2005. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Large, illustrated foldout flaps. The Thermes de Cluny are the ruins of Gallo-Roman thermal baths lying in the heart of Paris' 5th arrondissement, and which are partly subsumed into the National Museum of the Middle Ages (Musee national du Moyen Age). Measures 6x9 inches. 64p. Glossary.

$12.00

Maryland Period Rooms, The Baltimore Museum of Art
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Maryland Period Rooms, The Baltimore Museum of Art

By Voss Elder, William, III

Baltimore Museum of Art, 1987. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Sunned spine. Previous owner's initials on front end page. 28 black/white and 7 color images. Presents six Maryland period room depicting prevalent architectural styles from 1740-1820. 35p.

$15.00

Recent Acquisitions: Ancient Art at J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu, California (Exhibition Catalog)
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Recent Acquisitions: Ancient Art at J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu, California (Exhibition Catalog)

By Frel, Jiri

J. Paul Getty Museum, 1974. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Accompanied an exhibition at Washington State University and the J. Paul Getty Museum. 40 numbered black and white items, with descriptions. Measures 8.5 inches square.

$25.00

Guide to Edo-Tokyo Museum (English Edition)
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Guide to Edo-Tokyo Museum (English Edition)

By Edo-Tokyo Museum

Edo-Tokyo Museum, 1995. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Beautifully illustrated. 192p. Measures 8.25x11.25 inches. This museum focuses on the history of Tokyo during the Edo period. It was established in 1993. Edo is the former name of Tokyo

$35.00

The Clore Gallery; An Illustrated Account of the New Building for the Turner Collection
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The Clore Gallery; An Illustrated Account of the New Building for the Turner Collection

By Hamlyn, Robin (editor)

Tate Gallery, 1987. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Illustrated with plans, drawings, color plates and photographs. Topics include introducing Sir Charles Clore, Conservation of the Turners, a Charles Jencks interview with James Stirling (the architect), and more. 71p. Measures 8.25x10.75 inches.

$12.00

Gallerie dell'Accademia di Venezia. The Quadreria Guide
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Gallerie dell'Accademia di Venezia. The Quadreria Guide

By Scire, Giovanna Nepi

Marsilio, 1996. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Text in English. Color plates throughout. 142p. Measures 4.75x8.5 inches. The Academy Gallery contains masterpieces of Venetian painting up to the 18th century, including Bellini, Tiepolo, Tintoretto, Titian, and others.

$12.00

Shanghai Museum: Ancient Chinese Jade Gallery
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Shanghai Museum: Ancient Chinese Jade Gallery

By Shanghai Museum

Shanghai Museum, nd. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked text. Corner crease on front cover. Beautifully illustrated. Text in English and Chinese. 40p. Measures 7.5x11.25 inches.

$12.00

Yale University Art Gallery (December 2012)
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Yale University Art Gallery (December 2012)

By Reynolds, Jock

Yale University Art Gallery, 2012. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Bumped spine. Beautiful color images. Covers the renovated and expanded Art Gallery of 2012, various art periods, Sol LeWitt Wall Drawings, Outdoor sculpture, and more. 80p. Measures 7.25x10 inches.

$15.00

Museum Pieces: Bay Area Artists Consider the de Young
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Museum Pieces: Bay Area Artists Consider the de Young

By Helfand, Glen

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 1999. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked text. Catalog accompanied 20 November 1999-12 March 2000 exhibition at the de Young Museums. Color illustrations. This is the catalog from an exhibition held in 1999-2000 at the de Young Memorial Museum in San Francisco, shortly before the old, earthquake-damaged building was to be replaced by a newly designed building. The intention of the exhibit was to involve contemporary artists from the Bay Area. Artists (23) included Rebeca Bollinger, de la Torre + Morales, Bruno Fazzolari, Fletcher + Rubin, Doug Hall, David Ireland, Chris Johanson, Tom Marioni, Deborah Oropallo, Mario Porges, and Catherine Wagner. 37p. Measures 6x9 inches.

$50.00

Jean-Noel Desmarais Pavilion: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
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Jean-Noel Desmarais Pavilion: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

By Safdie, Moshe; Theberge, Pierre

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1991. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Paper-cut indentation on one page. Die-cut cover. Vellum front endpaper. Includes architectural elevation drawings, illustrations, and photographs. Interview with Moshe Safdie and his history. Introduction to the museum. Contributors include Pierre Theberge and Moshe Safdie. 71p. Measures 7.5x8.5 inches. Inaugurated on November 21, 1991, and unanimously hailed by the critics, the Jean-Noël Desmarais Pavilion was designed by Moshe Safdie.

$16.00

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