Art Criticism

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Still Looking

Still Looking

by John Updike

John Updike was born in 1932, in Shillington, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Harvard College in 1954 and spent a year in Oxford, England, at the Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art. From 1955 to 1957 he was a member of the staff of The New Yorker and since 1957 has lived in Massachusetts. He is the author of more than fifty books, including collections of short stories, poems, and criticism. His novels have won the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and... Read more
Warriors Of Art

Warriors Of Art

by Yumi Yamaguchi

Visual Thinking

Visual Thinking

by Rudolf Arnheim

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The Visual Dialogue

by Nathan Knobler

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Views From Abroad

by Rudi &Amp; Adam D Weinberg Fuchs

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Surrealism

by Julien Levy

Art Criticism Books & Ephemera

David To Delacroix

David To Delacroix

by Friedlaender, Walter

Hogarth

Hogarth

by Paulson, Ronald

Bright Earth

Bright Earth

by Ball, Philip

Bonnard

Bonnard

by Fermigier, Andre [text]

Abrams, New York, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Good. Illustrator: Perre Bonnard. 160 pp., biographical outline, graphic works and drawings and selected bibliography. Coloured illustrated frontispiece (tipped in), showing "Ma Roulotte", Bonnard's home. Within the text there are 128 reproductions of Bonnards' works, 48 being full reproductions tipped in plates, the rest black and white. Blue-and-white mottled boards with gilt writing on the... Read more
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AU$60.06
Art

Art

by Bell, Clive

Chatto & Windus, London, 1916. Third Edn. Blue Cloth. Good/No Jacket. black titles on pasted label spine, b/w. frontis. with tissue guard & 5 further b/w. illusts., an early edition of this classic discourse on the principles of aesthetics in the visual arts, a sound, if well read copy, some fading to spine, marks to cover & bumps to corners with browning to e/p's., fontis. tissue & from that to title page, uncut page edges side & bottom, 293 pages. Size: 12mo - over... Read more
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£35.00
Expressing Abstraction:  Writings on Art for The Nation

Expressing Abstraction: Writings on Art for The Nation

by Faison, Jr., S. Lane

Williamstown, Massachusetts: President and Trustees of Williams College, 2006. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine.. 96p. Softcover. Anthology. Modern art.
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$12.00
Art in Queensland 1859-1959

Art in Queensland 1859-1959

by LAHEY, Vida

Brisbane: Jacaranda, 1959. First Edition. Celebrating one hundred years of art in Queensland. Includes a biographical appendix of the artists and a chronological list of events in Queensland art history. Published for the Queensland National Art Gallery. Small quarto, 49 pages, tipped colour frontispiece and black & white plates; original printed wrappers, near fine copy.
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AU$50.00
The Reenchantment of Art

The Reenchantment of Art

by Suzi Gablik

1991-07-08. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$115.69
The Detective's Eye: Investigating the Old Masters

The Detective's Eye: Investigating the Old Masters

by Russell Bowman

1989. Softcover. Very Good-. Some edge wear, tiny tear at top edge of cover and a few smudges on back cover. Text clean and unmarked. Fascinating study of what can be discovered by closely studying the paintings of the Old Masters, including Rembrandt, Jan Lievens, Govaert Flinck, Nicolaes Maes and others.
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$6.00
the Art and Craft of Montage

the Art and Craft of Montage

by Larbalestier, Simon

Mitchell Beazley, London, 1994. reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 144 pages, indexed with glossary, and illustrated with both colour and black-and-white photography and drawings, in original softcover binding, colour illustrated with French flaps. there is on the bottom edge of the text blocked a marking pinstriped, and the bottom right-hand corner of the last 20 or 30 pages has been bumped with crinkling of the lower right-hand corner of those pages. the... Read more
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AU$15.02
The Color Pencil Wheel Book

The Color Pencil Wheel Book

by John Barber

2006. Softcover. Very Good+. Very slight edge wear. Many color illustrations. “Turn the interactive color wheel to see the exact shade that will result from mixing color pencils of different hues. Work through eight projects, increasing your knowledge of the major techniques involved.”
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$3.00
The Art Quarterly of the National Art Collections Fund. Number 8. Winter 1991

The Art Quarterly of the National Art Collections Fund. Number 8. Winter 1991

by Marina Vaizey (Editor)

The National Art Collections Fund, London, 1991. First Thus. Paper Covers. As New/N/A. Magazine/Periodical black titles spine; this, the eighth issue of this magazine of the arts, in which is presented a varied series of articles on religious art and the art of the spirit, from medieval Russia to ancient India, from Persia to England's Sandham chapel at Burglulere; For Christmas, we highlight art paperbacks and special offers for very special books; illustrated throughout by colour & b/w.... Read more
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£5.00
Solstice;  The Art of Roy Henry Vickers

Solstice; The Art of Roy Henry Vickers

by Vickers, Roy Henry

Eagle Dancer Enterprises Ltd, British Colombia, Canada, 1988. First Canadian Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Roy Henry Vickers. impressions by Ed Hill, reflections by Roy Henry Vickers and an index of the images. Illustrated endpapers, being a Native American symbol repeated against a dark blue coloured background. The text is illustrated with numerous full coloured reproductions of Roy Henry Vickers' artwork -- from some of his earlier works and styles through... Read more
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AU$30.03
Degas;  His Life, Times, and Work

Degas; His Life, Times, and Work

by McMullen, Roy

Secker & Warburg, London, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Edgar Degas. X, 518 pages, last blank, preface by author, list of illustrations, notes, bibliography, and index. Pale grey coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white reproductions of Edgar Degas' work. Blue coloured boards with gilt writing on the front panel and spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, being a self portrait by Edgar... Read more
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AU$35.04
Post-Impressionism: Cross-Currents in European and American Painting,  1880-1906

Post-Impressionism: Cross-Currents in European and American Painting, 1880-1906

by Various Authors

Washington: National Gallery of Art. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1980. 2nd. Softcover. quarto; 248 pages .
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$16.95
Art in Australia. First Series. Number 6

Art in Australia. First Series. Number 6

by [ART IN AUSTRALIA] URE SMITH, Sydney, STEVENS, Bertram & JONES, C. Lloyd (editors)

Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1919. Of interest: watercolours by Hans Heysen, tipped colour plate; two tipped colour plates by Percy Leason; Australian Official War Artists, tipped plates by H.S. Power, Fred Leist, Charles Bryant, M. Napier Waller; article on Frances Hodgkins, colour plate; tipped colour plate by Constance L. Mackay 'Chrysanthemums'; Will Dyson's War Drawings by Charles Marriott, five pages text, 9 plates; Norman Lindsay's etchings by Ure Smith, three pages text, two... Read more
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AU$85.00
About the Bayberry Bush

About the Bayberry Bush

by Schaffner, Ingrid with Melissa Feldman

Southampton, New York: Parrish Art Museum, 2001. Softcover. Fine/no jacket. 113 pages, illustrations throughout, 20cm tall, 12mo. A collection of essays concerning the Impressionist paintings of William Merritt Chase, published in conjunction with an exhibition "About The Bayberry Bush" at the Parrish Art Museum.
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$15.00
Rembrandt; Selected Paintings

Rembrandt; Selected Paintings

by Borenius, Professor T. (Tancred)

Phaidon Press, London, 1942. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Rembrandt. IV, 96 pages of text then 104 pages of plates and four pages following -- index of museums and collections, introduction by author and notes on the plates. Coloured illustrated frontispiece, by Rembrandt, which has been tipped in. The text is illustrated with 104 pages of reproductions of Rembrandt's work of which 7 are in colour and have been tipped in. Beige coloured boards with brown titles... Read more
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AU$35.04
Rare and Unusual Fly Tying Materials: A Natural History. Volume 2 - Birds and Mammals

Rare and Unusual Fly Tying Materials: A Natural History. Volume 2 - Birds and Mammals

by Schmookler, Paul; Sils, Ingrid V

Millis: Complete Sportsman, 1997. slight rubs to dustjacket, now in Brodart. continuation of Volume 1, an exquisite treatment of an exquisite topic. xxiv - 347pp. [ref. F.006 _A]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good +. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.
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$595.00
British Sporting Artists;  from Barlow to Herring

British Sporting Artists; from Barlow to Herring

by Sparrow, Walter Shaw

Spring Books, London, 1965. Reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. XIV, 250 pages, last blank, contributors of pictures, prints , and information -- to whom grateful thanks are returned by the author, list of illustrations, publisher's note to the 1965 edition and index. Illustrated frontispiece, being a reproduction of " Shooting Plover " by Francis Barlow. The text is illustrated with numerous coloured and black-and-white illustrations of famous ( not so famous ] sporting... Read more
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AU$70.07
Surrealism

Surrealism

by Julien Levy

Arno, 1968. Couverture rigide. Très bon/Bon. Bottom boards rubbed from shelfwear and stained from moisture exposure, binding supple at pastedowns and slanted; DJ has mild edgewear but is chipping at both ends of spine and corners, one closed tear on back, aside from one crease on front cover art is in near fine condition: collectible copy. 60 BW plates, printed on multicolored paper, new introduction on 30th anniversary of original publication.
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€50.00
Treasures of Asia: Japanese Painting

Treasures of Asia: Japanese Painting

by Terukazu, Akiyama

Albert Skira, Geneva, Switzerland, 1961. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Illustrated. Introduction by author, chronological table, map of Japan, map of the Kyoto-Nara region, selected bibliography, general index and list of colour plates. The text is illustrated with numerous examples of Japanese art, the majority have been tipped-in. Yellow coloured cloth covered boards with brown coloured embossed titles to the front panel and back strip.... Read more
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AU$60.06
French Impressionist and Post-Impressionists

French Impressionist and Post-Impressionists

by Plant, Margaret 1940-

National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 1977. Revised Edition. illustrated Card. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. 100 g; 32 pages, in original colour illustrated stapled card binding, slightly rubbed at the top left hand side of the front panel. Errata slip loosely inserted. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white reproductions of the artworks. The book includes a selected bibliography. Invalid ISBN 0724100318 (now corrected) thanks to National Library of Australia... Read more
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AU$15.02
Art in Australia. Third Series Number 52 - John D. Moore's Watercolours

Art in Australia. Third Series Number 52 - John D. Moore's Watercolours

by [ART IN AUSTRALIA] URE SMITH, Sydney & GELLERT, Leon (editors)

Sydney: Art in Australia, 1933. With a long article on John D. Moore by Norman Carter and an appreciation by Basil Burdett, numerous colour and black & white plates. Small quarto, original printed wrappers, tipped colour plates, full-page black & white images; staples rusted, lower edge of the pages and plates a little wormed, a good copy.
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AU$30.00
Art in Australia. Third Series. Number Thirty-Eight. Caricatures by George Finey

Art in Australia. Third Series. Number Thirty-Eight. Caricatures by George Finey

by [ART IN AUSTRALIA] URE SMITH, Sydney & GELLERT, Leon (editors)

Sydney: Art in Australia, 1931. With appreciations and numerous full-page reproductions of George Finey's satirical art. Small quarto, original printed wrappers, tipped colour plates, full-page black & white images; spine chipped, otherwise very good.
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AU$75.00
The Perfect Patchwork Primer :

The Perfect Patchwork Primer :

by Beth Gutcheon

Penguin, 1977. good. 25.5x18cm. the most complete bok on the subject with 472 diagrams and photos.,covers a bit rubbed
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£1.95
Richard A. Bourne Annual Thanksgiving Day Weekend Auction of Americana November 26, 1983

Richard A. Bourne Annual Thanksgiving Day Weekend Auction of Americana November 26, 1983

by Richard A. Bourne

1983. Softcover. Good+. Includes furniture, paintings, china, pewter ware, wooden bird decoys and more. Minor edge wear, very light stain at top of front cover, not affecting pages. Includes blank absentee bid form. Actual bids have been written in pen next to auction listings. Includes many photos.
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$6.00
Art in Australia. Third Series. Number Thirty-Six

Art in Australia. Third Series. Number Thirty-Six

by [ART IN AUSTRALIA] URE SMITH, Sydney & GELLERT, Leon (editors)

Sydney: Art in Australia, 1931. Of interest: Article by Lionel Lindsay on George Lambert (4 pages, colour plate). Art of P.G. C.R.W. Nevinson, review article. Margaret Preston on the art gallery of Wanganui. Percy Leason on Colin Colahan. Sculpture of Harold Parker by William Moore. Biographical article on colonial Gippsland artist William Dexter and his wife Caroline. Royal Doulton ware designed by Frank Brangwyn. Small quarto, original printed wrappers, colour plates, full-page black & white... Read more
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AU$60.00