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Ernest Meissonier: Retrospective

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Published
1993
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Near Fine
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9782711827398
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Lyon, France: Musee des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, 1993. This is a catalog (with all text in French) for a retrospective exhibition at the Musee des Beaux-Arts de Lyon in 1983 of the work of the 19th century French painter and sculpter, best known for his depictions of Napoleon and military scenes; includes a foreword by Philippe Durey, preface by Jacques… Read more
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Visions of Nature: The Art and Science of Ernst Haeckel

by Breidbach, Olaf; Aston, Paul (translator)

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Published
2006
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9783791336640
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Munich, Germany: Prestel Verlag, 2006. This is a magnificent volume on the renowned German biologist, naturalist, artist, and illustrator, who developed his science and his ideas about nature in both writing and images; this volume focuses on his images of nature, and places them in the context of his life and work; includes many of his drawings and watercolors (light… Read more
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The Life and Work of Henry Scott Tuke, 1858-1929: A Monograph

by Cooper, Emmanuel

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Published
1987
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780854490691
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$75.00

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London, England, U.K.: GMP Publishers, 1987. This is a study of the English impressionist painter, best known for his paintings of nude boys and young men; living and working in Cornwall, he was also considered an important maritime painter for his many pictures of sailing ships; includes many black & white and color reproductions (dark gray textured cloth with white… Read more
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Manifestations of Shiva

by Kramrisch, Stella; Marcus, George H. (editor)

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Published
1981
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Very Good
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9780876330395
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Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1981. This is the catalog for an exhibition at the Philadelphia Museum of Art in 1981, followed by three others in Fort Worth, Seattle, and Los Angeles, that were planned as a tribute to India, its civilization, and its religions by focusing on a major Hindu god, Shiva, who as Lord of… Read more
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Accumulated Vision, Barry Le Va

by Schaffner, Ingrid (curator)

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Published
2005
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As New
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9780884541066
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Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.: Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, 2005. This is the catalog for an exhibition at the Institute of Contemporary Art of the University of Pennsylvania in 2005 of the diverse work of the sculptor and installation artist; includes essays by Rhea Anastas, Pamela M. Lee, Ingrid Schaffner, and Paul Virilio, followed by 400 images of the… Read more
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Tropical Renaissance: North American Artists Exploring Latin America, 1839-1879 (New Directions in American Art)

by Manthorne, Katherine Emma

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Published
1989
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780874747140
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Washington, D.C., U.S.A.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1989. This is a study of 19th century North American artists whose travels through Central and South America had a decisive influence on their own artistic careers; includes 100 black & white illustrations, 8 color plates, and an appendix with the biographies and itineraries of the artist-travelers (olive green cloth with gold lettering on… Read more
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Competition and Collaboration: Japanese Prints of the Utagawa School

by Mueller, Laura J.

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9789004155398
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Leiden, Netherlands: Hotei Publishing This is the catalog for an exhibition of more than 200 prints from the Van Vleck Collection of Japanese Prints at the Chazen Museum of Art in Madison, WI, in 2007-2008; the Utagawa school is one of the most famous lineages of print artists of Japanese woodblock prints; during the 18th & 19th centuries its artists… Read more
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The Negro in Art: A Pictorial Record of the Negro Artist and of the Negro Theme in Art

by Locke, A;lain (editor)

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Published
1979
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Near Fine
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Reprint
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9780878170135
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New York , NY, U.S.A.: Hacker Art Books, 1979. This is a reprint of the book originally published in 1940; in his introduction Locke writes "The Negro's creative career in the fine arts is longer and more significant than is generally known, and the main objective of this portfolio is to document this pictorially for the wider knowledge of the… Read more
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Mollecular Aesthetics

by Weibel, Peter; Fruk, Ljiljana (editors)

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Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.: MIT Press Following a symposium held at ZKM / Center for Art and Media in Karlsruhe, Germany in 2011, this collection of essays and artwork documents both the aesthetic and cognitive developments of the molecular revolution and demonstrates the links between molecular sciences, the visual arts, and music (laminated white pictorial cover with black lettering; a… Read more
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The Museum of Fine Arts, Dijon

by Starcky, Emmanuel; Meyer, Helene; Gras, Catherine; Pardoe, Mary (translator)

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Published
1992
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Paris, France: Musees et Monuments de France, 1992. This is an illustrated history of the one of the finest museums in France and its collections; includes many color reproductons of the paintings and other works of art in the museum (pictorial cover with detail from 15th century painting on the front; a bright, clean, tight copy). Paperback. As New. 8… Read more
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Thomas Eakins (2 Volumes)

by Goodrich, Lloyd

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Published
1982
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Very Good
ISBN
9780674884908
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Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.: Harvard University Press, 1982. Published for the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., this is a two-volume boxed set, an extensively illustrated biography of Eakins by an important art historian, a curator and later the Director of the Whitney Museum of Art, who published an earlier biography of Eakins in 1933, based on research that included… Read more
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Making Mischief: Dada Invades New York

by Naumann, Francis M.; Venn, Beth

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Published
1996
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9780874271058
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1996. This book is the catalog of an exhibition at the Whitney Museum from November 1996 to February 1997 whose intent was to show that, as important as Dada was to the growth of American modernism, the ferment of New York played an equally critical role in the evolution of Dada… Read more
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