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Xanto, Pottery-Painter, Poet, Man of the Italian Renaissance

by Mallet, J.V.G. with contributions from Giovanna Hendel, Suzanne Higgott, and Eisa Paola Sani

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Published
2007
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780900785986
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$15.00

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London: The Wallace Collection, 2007 215 pages; 28 color and b&w text illustrations; 56 color full-page plates of painted pottery (dishes, bowls, plates, plaques, other); Sonnet sequence transcribed and translated; Petrarch's Sonnets X and XXXIII transcribed and translated. Clean throughout; tight binding.. First Edition. Pictorial Card Wrappers. Fine. 11" x 9 1/2". Exhibition Catalogue.
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image of Piero Della Francesca, Poet of Form; The Frescos of San Francesco di Arezzo

Piero Della Francesca, Poet of Form; The Frescos of San Francesco di Arezzo

by Guillaud, Jacqueline and Maurice with Margherita Moriondo Lenzini

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Published
1988
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Paris / New York: Guillaud Editions / Clarkson N. Potter, 1988 308 pages; 13 primary iillustrations with many additional detail illustrations, all color. The Guillaud standard of printing illustrations on tissue reveals fine detail, especially relevant to these frescos. Clean and bright throughout; as new.. First Edition. Embossed Silk-covered Boards. Fine/Fine. 11 1/4" x 11 1/4".
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Futurism

by Taylor, Joshua C.

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Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$10.00

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New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1961 154 pages; 141 illustrations, including 22 in color. Taylor sets out the goals of the Futurists, then discusses the individual artists: Balla, Severini, Carra, Russolo, Boccioni. The period, 1910-1916. Clean and tight throughout, many illustrations are full-page. Age-darkening to the page edges and to the boards. The dustjacket is darkened, worn… Read more
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Fifteenth Century Italian Woodcuts from Biblioteca Classense in Ravenna

by Anonymous

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
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Ravenna: A. Longo, 1989 14 pages text and catalogue followed by more than 46 full-page color plates. The woodcuts toured Canada, The Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library and the Hamilton Art Gallery, and the United States, The Newberry Library and The Pierpont Morgan Library - the frist time outside Italy. "... a rare visual documentation of the cult of… Read more
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Choirs of Angels: Painting in Italian Choir Books, 1300-1500

by Boehm, Barbara Drake

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Published
2009
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Very Good
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New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2009 64 pages; numerous color illustrations. Illuminated choir books: gorgeous. The Met Bulletin, Winter 2009. Small area of the front cover - about 1-inch square - is discolored from label removal.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. 4to. Art periodical.
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Lithopinion 15

by Swayduck, Edward; Luigi Barzini; George Gallup; [et al]

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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New York: Local One, Amalgamated Lithographers of America, 1969 88 pages; numerous illustrations. Opening essay by Swayduck could have been written in 2010: bankers & socialism. Six essays on Italy, including one by Barzini, another by architect Gio Ponti; another "John XXIII & JFK". Robert Sherrill, A Portrait: The Military-Industrial Complex. George Gallup on politics. Ralph Gleason, Jazz:Black Art/American… Read more
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Leonardo da Vinci: The Tragic Pursuit of Perfection

by Vallentin, Antonina; E. W. Dickes (translated by)

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Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: The Viking Press, 1938 561 pages; color and b&w illustrations. The author, a renowned biographer. Clean throughout; firm binding.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo.
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Pittori ad Ancona nel Quattrocento

by de Marchi, Andrea e Matteo Mazzalupi (a cura di); Alessandro Delpriori; Andrea De Marchi; Andrea Di Lorenzo; [et al] (testi di)

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Published
2008
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9788871796079
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$100.00

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Milano: Federico Motta Editore, 2008 384 pages; numerous color reproductions. The works of the fifthteenth century painters of Ancona, an area on Italy's Adriatic coast. A chapter with catalogue is devoted to each artist or small group of artists. Italian text.. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 4to.
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Galleria Milano: Art Déco (1920-1930)

by Gracco, L. Scacchi; Sandro Somaré (realizzata con la collaborazione di)

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
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$30.00

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Milano: Galleria Milano, 1965 The thirteenth exhibition. 407 items are catalogued, about 70 are illustrated in b&w. Opening essay by Giulia Veronesi.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. 4to.
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Mosaici di San Marco / Mosaics of San Marco

by Mariacher, Giovanni

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Published
1980
Condition
Very good
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Venezia: Edizioni d'Arte, 1980 62 pages; 41 mosaics reproduced in color, many full-page, four 2-page foldouts; floor plan of the basilica. Italian, German, English, French text. Clean throughout; tight binding.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very good. Folio.
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Berenson and the Connoisseurship of Italian Painting

by Brown, David Alan; J. Carter Brown (Foreword)

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
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Washington: National Gallery of Art, 1979 69 pages; b&w illustrations throughout. The handbook to the exhibition: 126 items are in the Checklist. The text and endnotes nearly fill this handbook. Small chips to the back or bottom cover, otherwise clean and tight throughout.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. 4to.
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Tintoretto: Deposition from the Cross

by Hood, William; Leon Wieseltier (Essays by)

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Published
2004
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781588211309
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$26.00

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New York: Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, 2004 39 pages; color and b&w illustrations, including a color fold-out full view of the painting at the end of the book. Bibliography.. Printed Wrapper (softcover). Fine. Small 4to. Exhibition Catalogue.
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image of Vittore Carpacccio - 30 riproduzioni a colori

Vittore Carpacccio - 30 riproduzioni a colori

by Carpaccio, Vittore

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Schio, Italy: P. Marzari 30 color reproductions, by the 15th-Century Italian painter of the Venetian School, Vittore Carpaccio. The images vary in size, but generally are 6"x 4" or 4"x 6". All are mounted, tipped-in, on white card 9.75"x 6.75". The reproductions and the cards are clean and bright. All are contained in a white card folded portfolio 9.875"x… Read more
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image of Eredi, Carlo De Carlo: Parte Quinta

Eredi, Carlo De Carlo: Parte Quinta

by Semenzato Casa D'Aste

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Published
2003
Condition
Fine
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$85.00

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Firenze: Semenzato Casa D'Aste, 2003 22 lots. 14th-15th century Italian painting on board, altarpieces, sculpture in wood; all are illustrated each in several color photographs. Italian text.. Cloth. Fine/Very Good. Slim 4to. Auction Catalogue.
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The Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi - Glory and Destruction

by Bonsanti, Giorgio; Stephen Sartarelli (translated from the Italian by)

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780810927674
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New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1997 100 pages; 69 color photographs; drawings and floor-plan diagrams. The earthquake of September 26, 1997, which caused devastating damage to the Basilica. The photographer, Ghigo Roli was completing photographing the interior of the Upper Basilica when the earthquake struck once, then again, then again. The third tremor brought down a main vault and destroyed… Read more
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il Carnevale di Venezia nelle immagini di Vanni de Conti

by de Conti, Vanni

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Published
1983
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Milano: Edizioni Mauriprogetti, 1983 77 pages; color photography throughout by Vanni de Conti with some Italian text. The photographs follow the days before, during and the end of the Carnevale. de Conti offers a history of the Carnevale, explains the use of costumes and masks and laments that the Carnevale is no longer the "celebration of the flesh" that it… Read more
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18th Century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art

by Bean, Jacob; William Griswold

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Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780870995859
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New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1990 288 pages; 283 illustrated drawings; entries include bibliographical references, provenance, a discussion of the purpose of the drawing, when known.. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 4to.
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Circa 1600: A Revolution of Style in Italian Painting

by Freedberg, S.J.

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Published
1983
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780674131576
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$13.00

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Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1983 126 pages; b&w illustrations. Occasional underlining, otherwise very good condition.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Good. Oblong 8vo.
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Italian Masters Lent by the Royal Italian Government

by

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Published
1940
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$6.00

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New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1940 64 pages; 28 works illustrated in b&w; color frontispiece; three endpaper charts.. First Edition. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. 4to.
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