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Ginny Ruffner: The Imagination Cycle.

by RUFFNER, Ginny. Paper engineering and design by Bruce Foster.

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Published
2009.
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As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9781605308043
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$100.00

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La Conner, WA: Museum of Northwest Art, 2009. Signed by Ginny Ruffner on the front cover of the book. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers in illustrated slipcase. Very fine in a very fine slipcase. An pop-up book.
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image of Presences: A Text for Marisol.

Presences: A Text for Marisol.

by CREELEY, Robert.

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Published
1976.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780684143644
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$115.00

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New York: Scribner's, 1976. Signed on the title page by the Robert Creeley. First edition / First printing. Blue paper-covered boards. Very fine in fine dust jacket.
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image of A Life of Picasso. Volume II: 1907-1917 The Painter of Modern Life.

A Life of Picasso. Volume II: 1907-1917 The Painter of Modern Life.

by RICHARDSON, John.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1996.
Condition
As New
Edition
Second printing.
ISBN
9780394559186
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$200.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996. Signed by John Richardson on the title page. Additionally Inscribed: Pour Felice et Pierre -- Homages de l'auteur. John Richardson. First edition / First printing. White cloth. Very fine in fine dust jacket, with a tiny snag at the spine fold. The second volume in Richardson's masterful biography of the protean artist who… Read more
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A Life of Picasso. Volume I: 1881-1906

by RICHARDSON, John.

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Published
1991.
Condition
As New
Edition
Second printing.
ISBN
9780394531922
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$125.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991. Signed by John Richardson on the half-title page. Additionally Inscribed: For Felice and Pierre, with the author's best wishes -- John Richardson. Second printing. White cloth. Very fine in fine dust jacket. The first volume in Richardson's masterful biography of the protean artist who dominated the 20th Century.
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The Shock of the New.

by HUGHES, Robert.

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Published
1980.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780563177807
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$125.00

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London: British Broadcasting Corporation, 1980. First edition / First printing. White paper-covered boards. Fine in fine dust jacket. The breakthrough book for Hughes. A stunning reappraisal of 20th Century Art, which changed the way we look at art.
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Why Not? The Art of Ginny Ruffner.

by RUFFNER, Ginny. Text by Bonnie J. Miller. Introduction by Athur Danto.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1995.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780295975085
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$75.00

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Tacoma / Seattle: Tacoma Art Museum / University of Washington Press, 1995. Signed by Ginny Ruffner on the front free end-paper. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. Fine.
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Latent Image: The Discovery of Photography.

by NEWHALL, Beaumont.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1967.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$35.00

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New York: Doubleday, 1967. First edition / First printing. Black cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Fresh copy.
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$35.00
image of Nicky Haslam A Designer's Life. An Archive of Inspired Design and Decor.

Nicky Haslam A Designer's Life. An Archive of Inspired Design and Decor.

by HASLAM, Nicky.

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Orpheus Books
Published
2014
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9781909342521
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$100.00

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London: jacqui small, 2014. Signed on the half-title page by Nicky Haslam. First edition / First printing. Brown cloth. Very fine in a very fine dust jacket.
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$100.00
image of Glen Alps Retrospective the Calligraphic Idea 1956-1980.

Glen Alps Retrospective the Calligraphic Idea 1956-1980.

by ALPS, Glen. Introduction by Gene Baro.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1980.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$85.00

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Bellevue / Seattle: Bellevue Art Museum / University of Washington Press, 1980. Signed Dated and Inscribed by Glen Alps: To Ellen, May the catalytic power of yellow be with you always, Glen Alps '84. First edition / First printing. Illustrated stapled wrappers. Fine.
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$85.00
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Self.

by MORIYAMA, Daido.

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Orpheus Books
Published
2015.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing. Limited edition. Number 437 of 5
ISBN
9781590054260
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$150.00

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Portland, OR: Nazraeli Press, 2015. Original black and white Type-C print signed by Daido Moriyama in gold ink on the front of the image it is tipped in. First edition / First printing. Limited edition. Number 437 of 500 copies. Metallic laminated boards. Very fine. The 90th publication in the Nazraeli Press One Picture Book series.
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$150.00
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Lucian Freud: Etchings 1946 - 2004.

by FREUD, Lucian. Text by Craig Hartley.

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Published
2004.
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As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9781903278499
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$75.00

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Edinburg: National Gallery of Scotland, 2004. First edition / First printing. Illustrated ivory wrappers. Very fine. Issued without dust jacket, a clear archival mylar jacket is supplied. Exhibition Catalogue devoted to Lucian Freud's etchings at Scottish National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh, April 2 - June 13, 2004. Also shown at the Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge and the Marlborough… Read more
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Gary Hill.

by HILL, Gary. Contributions by Chris Bruce, Lynne Cooke, Bruce W. Ferguson, John G. Handhardt & Robert Mittenthal.

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Published
1994.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780935558326
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$45.00

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Seattle: Henry Art Gallery / University of Washington Press, 1994. Signed by Artist Gary Hill. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. Very fine. Issued without dust jacket, a clear archival jacket is supplied.
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Knut Asdam Works 1995 - 2000: Published on the Occasion of Knut Asdam Psychasthenia 10, Art Now, Tate Britain. 11 July - 1 October 2000.

by ASDAM, Knut. Essays by Mary Moorcock, George Baker, Knut Asdam, Claire Bishop, Ben Borthwick. Conversation Brigitte Kolle with Knut Asdam.

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Orpheus Books
Published
2000.
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing. Brochure/Poster for 2001 show i
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$45.00

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Copenhagen / London: Galeri Tommy Lund / Tate Britain, 2000. Typed letter signed "Knut" by the Artist laid in. First edition / First printing. Brochure/Poster for 2001 show in Switzerland laid in. Postcard for 2001 show in Oslo laid in. Postcard for 2001 Italian show laid in. Illustrated wrappers. Near fine with light rubbing to unlaminated wrappers. Letter… Read more
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The Conference of Birds.

by SIS, Peter. [Farid Ud-Din Attar].

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Published
2011.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9781594203060
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$65.00

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New York: The Penguin Press, 2011. Signed by Peter Sis on the title page. First edition / First printing. Rust paper-covered spine, dark beige paper-covered boards. Very fine in near fine dust jacket, with a tear to the top rear flap fold, and a small peeled area next to it. Peter Sis' adaptation of 12th century Persian… Read more
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image of Jean Dubuffet: Recent Paintings, October 31-29 November 1980.

Jean Dubuffet: Recent Paintings, October 31-29 November 1980.

by SCHJELDAHL, Peter, Text.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1980.
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Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$25.00

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New York: The Pace Gallery, 1980. First edition / First printing. Black and white printed wrappers. Fine.
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$25.00
image of Flower Arranging: A Fascinating Hobby. Volume 2.

Flower Arranging: A Fascinating Hobby. Volume 2.

by BURROUGHS, Laura Lee.

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Orpheus Books
Published
1941.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$25.00

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Atlanta: The Coca-Cola Company, 1941. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. Very fine. A lovely copy. A paperbound original.
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image of The Biographical Landscape - Stephen Shore 1968-1993 - Henry Art Gallery - University of Washington - October 7, - December 31, 2006.

The Biographical Landscape - Stephen Shore 1968-1993 - Henry Art Gallery - University of Washington - October 7, - December 31, 2006.

by Shore, Stephen.

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Orpheus Books
Published
2006.
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As New
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First edition / First printing.
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$50.00

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Seattle: University of Washington / Henry Art Gallery, 2006. First edition / First printing. Full color exhibition poster. 26" x 9" Very fine.
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image of James Turrell: Sensing Space.

James Turrell: Sensing Space.

by TURRELL, James. Essay by Richard Andrews. Interviews with James Turrell by Richard Andrews and Chris Bruce

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Orpheus Books
Published
1992.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780935558319
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$60.00

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Seattle: Henry Art Gallery, 1992. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. Very fine in original shrink wrap. A paperbound original.
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$60.00
image of The Lost Painting: The Quest For A Caravaggio Masterpiece.

The Lost Painting: The Quest For A Caravaggio Masterpiece.

by HARR, Jonathan

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Orpheus Books
Published
2005.
Condition
As New
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780375508011
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$50.00

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New York: Random House, 2005. Signed by Jonathan Harr on the title page. First edition / First printing. Black paper spine, maroon paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Selected by the Editors of The New York Times Book Review for their 10 Best Books of 2005 List.
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Avant Garde 8: Picasso's Erotic Gravures.

by GINZBURG, Ralph, Editor. Art by Pablo Picasso.

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Orpheus Books
Published
September 1969.
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
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$55.00

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New York: Avant Garde, September 1969. First edition / First printing. Brown wrappers. Slight rippling to the pages, else fine.
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$55.00