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A Year on the Moor, Signed Edition 49/100
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A Year on the Moor, Signed Edition 49/100

By Tarquin Millington-Drake

Tarquin Millington-Drake: A Year on the Moor, 2015 Limited Edition 49 of 100 copies, numbered and signed by the author by Tarquin Millington-Drake Hardcover half-bound in leather, in cloth slip-case Quiller Press Limited, November 2015 200 color photographs, 160 pages, case bound Dimensions: 11.5" x 13.5" x 1.5" Tarquin Millington-Drake is a managing director of European Frontiers office of Frontiers International. President of the Ponoi River Company, founder of Shackleton International. A Year on the Moor is a culmination for seven years of travelling to and from the north, capturing thousands of images. This unique photographic account reflects the wildness and beauty of life on and around a grouse moor. These extraordinary and beautiful photographs capture and record some of the greatest grouse years of modern times.

$650.00

Blueprint for Counter Education
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Blueprint for Counter Education

By Maurice Stein, Larry Miller, Marshall Henrichs

Blueprint for Counter Education by Maurice Stein, Larry Miller, design: Marshall Henrichs. Complete First Edition in Slipcase with Book and Three Posters. First edition: Doubleday, 1970 Garden City. Slipcase complete with book and three posters designed by Marshall Henrichs. The illustrated unpaginated volume 10.5 inches. Three posters in color, unfolded: 36 x 45 inches (94 x 124 cm). The 1970 Blueprint for Counter Education became one of the most defining works of radical pedagogy of the Vietnam War era and eventually integrated into the Critical Studies curriculum at California Institute of the Arts. Doubleday published Blueprint for Counter Education in a boxed set containing a book and three fold-out posters that provide a roadmap to redefine contemporary pedagogy, foregrounded by the philosophies of Marshall McLuhan and Herbert Marcuse. The box proclaimed THE REVOLUTION STARTS HERE. In an era marked by social upheaval and engaged advocacy, for civil rights, the women's movement, and against the Vietnam War, Blueprint for Counter Education encouraged students to shape an educational experience relevant to the world in which they lived. The project allowed participants to direct their own pathways of discovery in relation to the theories, art, and politics. Dimensions: Volume 10.5 inches. Posters, unfolded: 36 x 45 inches (94 x 124 cm). Book: Fine Condition. Two posters NF, with minor toning on outer folds. One poster shows wear to the corners from been pinned to the wall. Slip case VG+, with minor scuffing and wear to slipcase. Color remains vibrant.

$600.00

E Bonci Fu...Bonci! Il Grande Tenore Cesenate Rivale Di Caruso
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E Bonci Fu...Bonci! Il Grande Tenore Cesenate Rivale Di Caruso

By Maria Pia Luzi

And Bonci Was Bonci! Great Tenor Rival of Caruso. The Biography of Alessandro Bonci 1994, First Edition And Bonci Was Bonci! Great Tenor Rival of Caruso. Titolo Italiano: E Bonci Fu...Bonci! Il Grande Tenore Cesenate Rivale Di Caruso. by Maria Pia Luzi. Alessandro Bonci (1870 - 1940) was an Italian lyric tenor known internationally for his association with the bel canto repertoire. He sang at many famous theatres, including New York's Metropolitan Opera, Milan's La Scala and London's Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Published by Il Ventaglio, Roma, 1994. In Italian. Illustrated hardcover with dust jacket. Black canvas in black; numerous bw photo illustrations.

$150.00

Boston. 1986, Silver Gelatin Photograph
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Boston. 1986, Silver Gelatin Photograph

By Paul D’Amato

Paul D'Amato (American, b.1956): Boston, 1986. Plate 35 x 23 in. (89 x 58.5 cm), Frame: 40.5 x 30 in. (103 x 76 cm) Silver Gelatin Photograph (Ektacolor). In the collection of Chicago Museum of Contemporary Photography.

$1200.00

French National Convention Decree 856/734. 05.11.1793, Signed in Ink Original
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French National Convention Decree 856/734. 05.11.1793, Signed in Ink Original

By French National Convention, 1793

French National Convention Decree 856/734. May 11, 1793, the 2nd of the French Revolutionary Republic. Ordering the release of the soldiers detained only for violation of discipline. During the French Revolution, the National Convention governed France from 9.21.1792 to 10.26.1795. Two pages (Folded Sheet) printed on both sides as a booklet. Last page blank. A Epinal, National Printing Haener, 1793. Document signed on the third page.

$200.00

Jane Fonda, Donald Sutherland, Paul Mooney, Len Chandler in Free Theater Associates. Fort Dix, NJ. Sept. 1970
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Jane Fonda, Donald Sutherland, Paul Mooney, Len Chandler in Free Theater Associates. Fort Dix, NJ. Sept. 1970

By Bill Vetell

Jane Fonda, Donald Sutherland, Paul Mooney, Len Chandler performing in Free Theater Associates show in Fort Dix, NJ. September 1970. Photographed by Bill Vetell (1940 -1983) famous NYC reporter. Over 600 original negatives on 35mm film in wax paper pouches in pristine condition, 18 contact sheets. F.T.A. troupe included socially conscious actors Jane Fonda and Donald Sutherland, comedian Paul Mooney, political activist Fred Gardner, play write Barbara Garson and folk singer Len Chandler. The group collectively protested the Vietnam War via humorous sketches, songs and dramatic readings. The show was a parody of Bob Hope U.S.O. Tours and went to military towns along Coasts as the Free The Army Tour, or F.T.A. tour. The Army had a recruiting slogan, Fun Travel and Adventure, turned into F---k the Army by the troops and into Free The Army by the cast. In 1972 this tour became a feature film, directed by Francine Parker one of the first female members of The Directors Guild of America.

$800.00

Shooting at Court, Silver Gelatin Photographs
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Shooting at Court, Silver Gelatin Photographs

By Bill Vetell

Shooting at Court, Original 1972 photographs and negatives by Bill Vetell (1940 -1983). Five silver gelatin 8x10 prints. Contact Sheet with 30 images. Thirty Negatives (35mm). Bill Vetell (1940 -1983) was a famous NYC paparazzi reporter.

$500.00

Stars for McGovern Benefit Fundraiser at Madison Square Garden, NYC. 06.14.1972
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Stars for McGovern Benefit Fundraiser at Madison Square Garden, NYC. 06.14.1972

By Bill Vetell (1940 -1983)

Stars for McGovern Benefit Fundraiser at Madison Square Garden, New York City. June 14, 1972. Photographed by Bill Vetell (1940 -1983) famous NYC reporter. the Warren Beatty Show: Together With McGovern at the Garden grossed $500,000 (tickets $5 to $100). Many celebrities performed during the three‐hour McGovern‐Shriver concert: Broken‐up performing teams of Simon and Garfunkel, Mike Nichols and Elaine May, and Peter, Paul and Mary. Shirley MacLaine, Jack Nicholson, Dustin Hoffman, Dionne Warwick, Tina Turner with the Ikettes, Mario Thomas, Bette Davis, Judy Collins and Mary Travers, Chita Rivera and Gwen Verdon, Cass Elliott, Melina Mercouri, Linda Hopkins, Rose Kennedy and Eleanor McGovern, Paul Newman, Ryan O'Neal, Ben Gazzara, Candice Bergen, Judy Collins and Stacy Keach, James Earl Jones and George Plimpton. About 300 original negatives on 35mm film in wax paper pouches in pristine condition, 10 contact sheets.

$800.00

Peace Rally at St. John Cathedral NY 12.6.1971
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Peace Rally at St. John Cathedral NY 12.6.1971

By Bill Vetell

Peace Rally at St. John Cathedral NY 12.6.1971. Original Negatives by Photographer Bill Vetell (1940 -1983) Anti-Vietnam War rally on 12.6.1971 for the People's Coalition for Peace and Justice at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City. About 70 original negatives on 35mm film in wax paper pouches in pristine condition, and 2 contact sheets. Photographed by famous NYC reporter Bill Vetell (1940 -1983). Images on negatives and contact sheets include: Tennessee Williams, Norman Mailer, Gloria Steinem, Rennie Davis, Edgar Winter, White Trash, Jimmy Breslin, Dotson Rader, Ossie Davis, David Dellinger, Malcolm Boyd, Susan Sontag, The rally was also attended by: The Chambers Brothers, Charles Mingus, Ed Sanders, Tuli Kupferberg (The Fugs), Julian Beck, Willem De Kooning, Martin Duberman, Jules Feiffer, Ruth Ford, Nat Hentoff, Bishop Paul Moore, Jack Newfield, Richard Poirie, so their images could also be on negatives.

$800.00

Muhammad Ali: A Thirty-Year Journey.  Inscribed to NY paparazzi Bill Vetell.
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Muhammad Ali: A Thirty-Year Journey. Inscribed to NY paparazzi Bill Vetell.

By Howard L. Bingham

Muhammad Ali: A Thirty-Year Journey. Photographs by Howard L. Bingham. Signed and inscribed at title page by author to famous NYC paparazzi Bill Vetell (1940 -1983). Simon and Schuster, 1993. Hardcover. 1st Edition. More than one hundred photographs of the Greatest: Muhammad Ali and his boxing career. Bound in dark blue cloth with gilt title to the spine and in a pictorial dust wrapper. Thirteen introductions, including Nelson Mandela, Budd Schulberg, Bill Cosby and Muhammad Ali himself adding context to photos, and with many amusing stories. The photos taken by Howard Bingham, a friend of Muhammad Ali who had been with him since the beginning of his boxing career.

$110.00

Wols in Person: Watercolors and Drawings
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Wols in Person: Watercolors and Drawings

By Wols, Jean-Paul Sartre, Werner Haftmann

Wols in Person Watercolors and Drawings 1963/ First Ltd Edition. Publishers: Verlag M.DuMont Schauberg, Cologne, Delpire Editeur Paris, 1963. Contributions by Jean-Paul Sartre, Henri-Pierre Roche and others. Text in French by Werner Haftmann. 12 color plates in passepartouts, 15 b/w plates, includes two spare empty passepartouts. 79 p. Wols was the pseudonym of Alfred Otto Wolfgang Schulze (1913, Berlin –1951, Paris), a German painter and photographer predominantly active in France. Though broadly unrecognized in his lifetime, he considered a pioneer of lyrical abstraction, one of the most influential artists of the Tachisme movement. He is the author of a book on art theory entitled Aphorismes de Wols.

$300.00

The Parallel World. Inscribed by Sun Xun to Chris Dercon director of Tate Modern, London
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The Parallel World. Inscribed by Sun Xun to Chris Dercon director of Tate Modern, London

By Sun Xun

Sun Xun: The Parallel World. Chengdu: A4 Contemporary Arts, 2012. Inscribed by the artist on endpaper to Chris Dercon, Belgian-born art historian and curator, director of Tate Modern in London. Plates of artworks and Sun Xun's biography. Chinese, English. 235pp. Published by A4 Contemporary Arts Center, Chengdu, China 2012. The publication is on the occasion of March 2012 Sun Xun solo exhibition in A4 Contemporary Arts Center. This catalogue includes all important live artworks and record of the creation process of the artist until then. Sun Xun (b.1980) is a Chinese artist who works across many mediums including but not limited to acrylic, ink, pastel, traditional animation, and many forms of printmaking. The artist has been included in exhibitions at the Guggenheim Museum in New York, the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles, and the Minsheng Art Museum in Shanghai. Sun considered one of most prolific Chinese artists and has received international acclaim.

$300.00

Frank Kleinholz, a Self Portrait
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Frank Kleinholz, a Self Portrait

By Frank Kleinholz

Frank Kleinholz, a Self Portrait. An original pastel/gouache multi-figurative drawing on the front page inscribed by the artist to Art Photographer Alfredo Valenti. Limited Edition 786/1000. Profusely illustrated, including several in color.Near Fine Book in Dust Jacket and original Slipcase. Shorewood Publishers, New York, 1964. Hardcover. Frank Kleinholz (1901-1987), American Modernist Painter and Printmaker was an artist, whose work spanned several art movements including Expressionism and Social Realism. Yasuo Kuniyoshi and Sol Wilson Pupil, Friend of Philip Evergood, Alfred Stieglitz, Raphael and Moses Soyer. His early works were intensely personal and influenced by Depression and the World Wars. His palette lightened when focused on families and the bonds between adults and children.

$500.00

Street in Old Jerusalem. c.1920s. Oil on Panel
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Street in Old Jerusalem. c.1920s. Oil on Panel

By Saul Raskin (American, 1878-1966)

Saul Raskin (1878-1966): A Street in Old Jerusalem. c.1920s. Oil on Panel Signed by Raskin on the lower left in Hebrew. Saul Raskin (1878 – 1966) was a Russian born American artist, best known for his depiction of Jewish subjects. Born in Nogaisk (now Prymorsk, Ukraine) Raskin studied lithography in Odessa, traveled in Europe visiting art schools and working as a lithographer prior to immigrating to the US in 1904. Raskin made wide-ranging contributions to New York and American Yiddish culture circles: as an educator, critic, and artist.

$4000.00

The History of Modern Painting Complete Four Vols
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The History of Modern Painting Complete Four Vols

By Richard Muther (German, 1860–1909)

Richard Muther: The History of Modern Painting, 1907, Complete set of Four Volumes The History of Modern Painting by Richard Muther Published: 1907 by J.M. Dent and Co. London. Rare Complete set of Four Volumes. Leather Binding on Spine and Corners, Gilt lettering, Gilt leaf edges. Very well illustrated with color plates and BW illustrations throughout. Thick 4to: Vol. 1 - 416 pp.; Vol. 2 - 458 pp.; Vol. 3 - 420 pp.; Vol. 4 - 444 pp. Printed by Morrison & Gibb, Edinburgh.

$250.00

The Book of Esther, Edition 7 of 50
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The Book of Esther, Edition 7 of 50

By Gorban, Leonid (1931-2007)

Gorban, Leonid (1931-2007): The Book of Esther, 2000. Edition 7/50, Woodcut, Ink, Oil Paint Megillat Esther: Signed by the Artist, the masterpiece created using 18th century woodcut techniques, by the artist Leonid Gorban (US, Israel, Ukraine 1931-2007). All remaining 49 copies are in private collections in the USA and Israel. Eight full-page wood engravings Two (front & rear) oil paintings on custom handmade watermarked Magnani paper made in Italy. Manually bound by the Artist. Housed in original publishers cardboard slipcase. Handcrafted in the artist's New York studio in 2000. Text in Hebrew. Megillat Esther, The Scroll of Esther, is a book in the third section of the Tanakh, one of the five Scrolls in the Hebrew Bible.

$1000.00

A Survey of Persian Handicraft
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A Survey of Persian Handicraft

By Jay Gluck, Sumi Hiramoto Gluck

A Survey of Persian Handicraft: A Pictorial Introduction to the Contemporary Folk Arts and Art Crafts of Modern Iran Published February 22, 1977 (3 Esfand 2535) to commemorate 50-years of the Pahlavi Dynasty. By Jay and Sumi Hiramoto Glucks. Publisher: Bank Melli Iran, Tehran. Picture of Shah and the Royal family present. Inserted folding map of Iranian Regions in English and Farsi. Profusely illustrated with 640 plates, 404 of which are in color and over one hundred on full pages A sumptuous presentation of a wide variety of Iranian material culture. Contains superb color photographs by leading Japanese art photographers. Each photograph reproduced by the finest color printing available today, letterpress, with each color plate painstakingly matched to the original object to record the subtlest nuisances of the fine Persian color aesthetic.

$160.00

Engraving No.70 on watermarked laid paper
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Engraving No.70 on watermarked laid paper

By Frederik Bloemaert (1610-1669)

Frederik Bloemaert (1610-1669) from the Drawing Book of Abraham Bloemaert (1566 - 1651) Image intact, light age toning, minor foxing, no marks or damages. Image 185 x 145 mm (7.5 x 5.75 in). Overall 263x335 mm (10.38 x 13.2 in.) Frederik Bloemaert (1610-1669) Ref. Ailsa Mellon Bruce Fund 1972.30.1; Metropolitan Museum 4129.

$700.00

Hunt Slonem
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Hunt Slonem

By Kuspit, Donald

Hunt Slonem: Inscribed by Artist: Hunt Slonem an Art Rich & Strange, 2002 First EditionHunt Slonem An Art Rich and Strange by Kuspit, Donald Inscribed by Hunt Slonem to designer Sara Ruffin Costello, writer and creative director of the Domino magazine, spouse of the photographer Paul Costello. First edition. Harry Abrams, 2002. Hardcover.

$150.00

Colored Copper Engraved Map of Carinthia Duchy
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Colored Copper Engraved Map of Carinthia Duchy

By Homann, Johann Baptist

Johann Baptist Homann: Colored Copper Engraved Map of Carinthia Duchy. Nova et accurata Carinthiae Ducatus Tabula geographica in Superiorem et Inferiorem divisa cum insertis partibus, Archiepiscopatui Salisburgensi propriis nec non Dynastiis aliquot, quae tempore S. Henrici Imperatoris circa A. 1007 Episcopatui Bambergensi Dominationis, titulo accesserunt in lucem edita a Io.Bapt. Homanno S.C.M. Geographo Norunbergae(New and precise Candia Duchy Map of the Upper and Lower divisions and added parts of the archbishopric of Salzburg proper and even several Dynasties, at the Emperor St. Henry A.D. 1007 bishop of Bamberg Dominationis, issued by the light Io.Bapt Homann, S.C.M. Geographer of Nuremberg). In Latin & German.Cartographer: Homann, Johann Baptist (1663-1724). Map edition of 1720 with Salzburg and Bamberg possessions of 1718. In the upper right corner, the title cartouche, index, scale. At the bottom - the engraving of the Archduke of Carinthia, panoramic city view of Klagenfurt and the Loibl Pass, between present Austria & Slovenia. 19.25 x 22.75 inches (49 x 58 cm) Leaf 21x 24 inches (53 x 62 cm). The map is matted and framed under glass. Condition: Clean, no stains, no foxing, single usual vertical centrefold without any image loss, good coloring, strong pressure. (Sources: British Library, Nebehay-Wagner 266/I/12, M. Seutter & your maps, p.61, no.158). ITEM SHIPPED FRAMED/GLAZED IN PROTECTED CARBOARD CASE, 28X25 WEIGHT ABOUT 10LBS. PLEASE DISCUSS SHIPPING ARRANGEMENT AND COST PRIOR TO PAYMENT.

$599.00

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