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The Dyer's Art: Ikat, Batik, Plangi

By Larsen, Jack Lenor; with Alfred Buhler, Bronwen and Garrett Solyom

New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1976. 272 pp. Includes bibliography, map, description of plates, and index. Presented by Larsen to Francis Merritt and his wife Pris. Merritt was the founder and first Director of Haystack Mountain School of Arts and Crafts. Signed paper pasted on verso of ffep, and a note laid in, " Fran, Pris with my love & best wishes Jack". May require extra postage if shipped internationally.. Presentation Copy. First Trade Edition, SIGNED. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Bob Hanson, Photographer. Folio.

$125.00

The Art Fabric:  Mainstream
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The Art Fabric: Mainstream

By Mildred Constantine, Jack Lenor Larsen

New York, No Date: Van Nostrand Reinhold 272 pp. Published to coincide with a national traveling exhibit of fabric works selected by the authors. Includes notes, bibliography, biographies and index. Illustrated with black & white and color photographs. Presented by Larsen to Francis Merritt, and his wife Pris. Merritt was the founder and first Director of Haystack Mountain School of Arts and Crafts. Inscribed on ffep, " To the ones I love most, Jack Larsen". Lower edges foxed, else near fine, dust jacket creased and frayed along upper edge. May require extra postage if shipped internationally.. Presentation Copy. SIGNED. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good. Folio.

$60.00

5 British Sculptors (work and talk)

By Forma, Warren

New York: Grossman Publishers, 1964. 124 pp. Blind-stamped black cloth, spine title stamped in white. In scarce dustjacket: clear with printing in white. With illustrated endpapers. The book is profusely illustrated with b&w photos. Interviews with Henry Moore, Reg Butler, Kenneth Armitage, Lynn Chadwick, Barbara Hepworth; with newspaper clipping about Hepworth laid in. From the Library of Francis Merritt, the founder and first Director of Haystack Mountain School of Arts and Crafts.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good-.

$47.50

Interlacing, the Elemental Fabric.

By Larsen, Jack Lenor with Betty Freudenheim.

New York: Kodansha International, 1986. 278 pp. Numerous plates, both color and black a& white. With bibliography and index. Inscribed to Francis Merritt, the founder and first Director of Haystack Mountain School of Arts and Crafts. Inscription on ffep reads, " 15th copy Jan 30 1987 Jack Lenor Larsen." Includes page laid-in titled 'Interlace: On Plaiting and Related Structures (working title)'. As he was writing the book Larsen sent out this call for submissions looking for ideas for contributors; stapled to it is a note on Larsen's stationary. Oversize book: overseas customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost. . Presentation Copy. First Edition, Signed. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Folio.

$150.00

The Council House

By Nordness, Lee (ed.)

Racine, WI: Perimeter Press/S.C. Johnson & Son, 1980. 230 pp. The International Conference Center of S.C. Johnson and Son; the Council House contains works of art selected from each country with a company affiliate. Illustrated in black & white and color. Includes color plates and a biography of the artist for each work in the collection. From the Library of Francis Merritt, the founder and first Director of Haystack Mountain School of Arts and Crafts. Signed on title page, " Best Regards Sam Johnson 1982." Front endpapers have 3" tear at hinge.. Signed. First Edition, Limited. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$30.00