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Art Appreciation Books & Ephemera

Egon Schiele: 30 Postcards

Egon Schiele: 30 Postcards

by Linscheidt, Andrea

Cologne, Germany: TASCHEN GmbH, 1995. Soft cover. Fine. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Schiele, Egon. Thirty bound postcards. Illustrated wrapper w printed verso is clean and without wear. 12mo: 16.5 x 11.5cm. From the series, Benedikt Taschen postcardbooks, No.44
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CA$20.00
Christie's  Property from the Estate of John Rewald May 11, 1994

Christie's Property from the Estate of John Rewald May 11, 1994

by Christie's

Christie's, 1994. Paperback. Very Good. Christie's, May 11, 1994. Paperback Cover has very slight shelfwear. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is tight. Very nice copy.
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$18.00
York Avenue Galleries : Russian Works of Art

York Avenue Galleries : Russian Works of Art

by Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc

Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc, 1981. Paperback. Very Good. Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc,1981.Paperback. Sale # 4557Y Cover has mild shelfwear with light rubbing on front, back, corners and edges. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is tight. Very nice copy.
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$17.10
Two Worlds of Andrew Wyeth: Kuerners and Olson

Two Worlds of Andrew Wyeth: Kuerners and Olson

by Katharine Stoddert Gilbert; Joan K. Holt (ed.s)

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1976. Soft Cover. Very Good. The Metropolitan Museum,1976. Soft Cover. Cover has very slight shelfwear. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Binding is tight. Beautiful condition. 126 pp.
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$25.00
The Canadian Heritage Label Collection

The Canadian Heritage Label Collection

by Herriott, Ted

Mississauga, ON, Canada: Purpleville Publishing, 1982. Hardcover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 107pp. Indexed colour reproductions and plates. Illustrated grey boards are clean and without edgewear, showing very small scuff at corners. Binding square and sound. Near square quarto - 288 x 268mm. Introduction by A.J. Casson.
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CA$15.00
European Paintings and Sporting Art, Books and Ceramics; Weds. Dec. 15, 1982

European Paintings and Sporting Art, Books and Ceramics; Weds. Dec. 15, 1982

by None stated

Phillips, 1982. Soft Cover. Good. Soft Cover. Cover has moderate shelfwear and foxing. Top of spine is fraying. Covers are slightly soiled. Pages are clean and unmarked. Nice copy.
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$22.50
Merlin Paints The Young Knights Shield. Tennyson's Vivien

Merlin Paints The Young Knights Shield. Tennyson's Vivien

by Tennyson

Dorset Buildings Salisbury Square EC: E Moxon Son and Co, 1870. Fine/No Jacket. 340x250x1mm. DORE, GUSTAVE. 340x250x1mm+50g . . E Moxon Son and Co. Dorset Buildings Salisbury Square EC. 1870. . . . 1870. This is an original 's plate removed from: The Dore Gift Book of Illustrations to Tennysons 'Idylls of The King'. The plate is on India Paper. Ideal for framing. Some age marks around the plate edges and print frame edges. Crease on bottom corner of plate. The picture is perfect: Image is ALWAYS of the... Read more
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AU$45.40
The Horse in Greek Art

The Horse in Greek Art

by Sidney David Markman

Johns Hopkins Press, 1943. Soft Cover. Very Good. John Hopkins Press,1943. Soft Cover. Reprinted from the Johns Hopkins University Studies in Archaeology, No. 35. Brown paper cover, slightly chipped on bottom spine end, slightly soiled. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Plates are in excellent condition. Binding is tight. Very nice copy.
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$45.00
Arden Rose, The Vision of a Painter

Arden Rose, The Vision of a Painter

by Parinaud, Andre

Santa Barbara: Self-published, 1992. Book. Very Good+. Wraps. Signed by Illustrator, with Inscription. First Printing. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Signature of Rose. light cover rubs. text in English and French..
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$43.00
Goya In Perspective

Goya In Perspective

by Licht Fred

Englewood Cliffs N J: Prentice-Hall, 1973. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 205x133x15mm. GOYA. 205x133x15mm+242g . . Prentice-Hall. Englewood Cliffs N J. 1973. . . . : Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Book and or Jacket may have names. dedications. marks. tears. foxing. browned pages. creasing and losses unless otherwise noted.. . . . . Domestic_tracked_OR_registered_flat_rate_FOR_THIS_ITEM_Within_Australia:_AU$10.60
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AU$22.80
500 Years of Art in Illustration: From Albrecht Dürer to Rockwell Kent

500 Years of Art in Illustration: From Albrecht Dürer to Rockwell Kent

by Howard Simon

World Publishing, 1947. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. World Publishing,1947. Third printing. Hard Cover. No dust jacket. Cover has very slight shelfwear, small spot on back, Pages are clean and unmarked, light occasional foxing,. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Very nice copy. 476 pp., lavishly illustrated.
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$25.00
Gestalt und Hinterhalt: Das Bauhaus im Spiegel der Mathildenhöhe

Gestalt und Hinterhalt: Das Bauhaus im Spiegel der Mathildenhöhe

by Buchholz, Kai; Theinert, Justus

Stuttgart, Germany: Arnoldsche Verlagsanstalt, 2020. Hardcover. As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 304pp. Illustrated. Photo illustrated endpapers. Black textured boards w crisp gilt lettering on cover and spine. No wear to covers or spine. Binding square and tight. Octavo. Book appears unread. German language text.
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CA$40.00
American Painting & Sculpture. 1862-1932

American Painting & Sculpture. 1862-1932

by The Museum of Modern Art

The Museum of Modern Art, 1932. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. The Museum of Modern Art, 1932. First Edition. Hard Cover. No dust jacket. Cover has mild shelfwear/soiling, very slightly rubbed corners/spine ends, small chip on back spine edge. Pages are clean and unmarked, toned endpapers.Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Very nice copy.
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$75.00
musee du quai Branly guide book

musee du quai Branly guide book

by Chambonnière, Sophie; Gries, Patrick; Musée du quai Branly

Paris, France: Musée du quai Branly, 2006. Soft cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 307pp. Illust w colour photos of artifacts on display. Colour photo illustrated wrapper is clean and without wear. Binding square and tight, not creased. Decorative printed vinyl DJ is clean and without wear. Small octavo: 21 x 13.5cm.
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CA$20.00
Treasures of Ancient Nigeria

Treasures of Ancient Nigeria

by Ekpo Eyo

Knopf, 1984. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. Knopf,1984. First Edition. Paperback. Cover has very mild shelfwear.Name on front flyleaf. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Binding is tight. Beautiful condition.
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$15.00
Sotheby's 19th Century Porcelain, Studio Ceramics, Art Nouveau and Art Deco January 1, 1974

Sotheby's 19th Century Porcelain, Studio Ceramics, Art Nouveau and Art Deco January 1, 1974

by Sotheby's

Sotheby's, 1974. Paperback. Very Good. Sotheby's,1974.Paperback. January 1, 1974 Cover has mild shelfwear with small stains, pen marking, and creasing and rubbing on front. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is tight. Very nice copy.
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$13.50
A volo d uccello Jacopo de Barbari e le rappresentazioni di citt nell Europa del Rinascimento

A volo d uccello Jacopo de Barbari e le rappresentazioni di citt nell Europa del Rinascimento

by Jacopo de' Barbari

Arsenale Editrice, 1999. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Arsenale Editrice, 1999. First Edition. Soft Cover. This work was the subject of an exhibition called 'A bird's eye view: Jacopo de 'Barberi and representations of cities in Renaissance Europe', which took place at the Museo Correr from November 20, 1999 through February 27, 2000. Cover has very slight shelfwear. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Binding is tight. Beautiful condition. Scarce.
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$200.00
The Structurist, No. 3, 1963

The Structurist, No. 3, 1963

by Bornstein, Eli [ed]

Saskatoon: University of Saskatchewan, 1963. Book. Very Good. Stapled Wraps. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. light cover rubs, light corner bump. 92pp..
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$28.00
The Folk Arts and Crafts of New England

The Folk Arts and Crafts of New England

by Priscilla Sawyer Lord; Daniel J. Foley

Chilton, 1975. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Chilton Book Co.,1975. Hard Cover. Dust jacket has moderate shelfwear, top edge has a few small tears, chips and creases. Cover has very slight shelfwear. Name on front endpaper. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Very nice copy.
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$30.00
Bruegel: Le Pientre et son Monde

Bruegel: Le Pientre et son Monde

by Nadine Coune, et al

Laconti, 1969. Soft Cover. Very Good. Laconti,1969. Soft Cover. TEXT IS IN FRENCH. To commemorate the 40oth annniversary of Bruegel's death. Black and white illustrations. Pull-out timelines. Cover has very slight shelfwear. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Binding is tight. Beautiful condition.
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$19.00
Human Concern/Personal Torment: The Grotesque in American Art

Human Concern/Personal Torment: The Grotesque in American Art

by Doty, Robert

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Praeger Publishers, 1969. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Unpaginated. Illust w bw photographs of works from the exhibition. Orange cloth w bold blindstamp lettering on cover, purple lettering on spine. Very light shelf wear. Binding square and sound. Titled orange DJ shows three chips to bottom front edge, wear to corners and head, 1.5cm loss to tail, and is price-clipped. DJ preserved now in BroDart cover. Small quarto: 25.5 x 24cm.... Read more
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CA$30.00
Dictionary of Arabic Musical Terms

Dictionary of Arabic Musical Terms

by Mahfuz, Dr. Husain Ali

Baghdad: Iraq Ministry of Culture and Guidance, 1964. Book. Very Good. Wraps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. light corner wear, light edgewear. sticker to front cover. very limited English text.
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$175.00
Impressionism: Paint and Politics

Impressionism: Paint and Politics

by House, John

New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2004. 1st Edition . Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. viii, 256pp w endnotes, appendix, bibliography and index. Colour and bw illustrations. Blue-grey endpapers. Black cloth w crisp gilt lettering on spine. No wear to covers or spine. Binding square and sound. Full-wrap colour illustrated DJ is clean and without wear. Quarto.
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CA$30.00
The Hudson River and its Painters

The Hudson River and its Painters

by John K. Howat

Penguin Books, 1978. Soft Cover. Very Good. Penguin Books,1978. Soft Cover. Oversized. Preface by James Biddle and foreword by Carl Carmer. Cover has very slight shelfwear, no spine creases, spine ends lightly rubbed. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Binding is tight. Very nice copy.
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$25.00
Wisdom and Strength: The Biography of a Renaissance Masterpiece

Wisdom and Strength: The Biography of a Renaissance Masterpiece

by Watson, Peter

New York, NY, USA: Doubleday, 1989. First U.S. Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xx, 395pp w notes, bibliography and index. Two unpaginated sections of bw photographs w captions. Cartographic endpapers. Blue boards, blue cloth quarter-wrap spine w crisp gold lettering. No wear to covers or spine. Binding square and tight. Colour illustrated DJ is clean and without wear. Octavo.
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CA$20.00