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Mutts

Mutts

by Patrick McDonnell

The fun and mischievous daily adventures of head mutt Earl and his kitty chum, Mooch, take center stage in Patrick McDonnell's Mutts collection, A Little Look-See. As with McDonnell's previous collections, the always-adorable Mooch and Earl can be counted on for hearty laughs and endearing moments as they share their pets'-eye views when "their peoples" are not around. In A Little Look-See, we learn through Earl and Mooch that yes, animals do practice those irresistible expressions that melt our hearts,... Read more about this item
Saul Steinberg

Saul Steinberg

by Harold Rosenberg

Pat Passlof

Pat Passlof

by Alice Sebrell, Connie Bostic, Denise Drury Eleanor Heartney

Norman Rockwell Illustrator

Norman Rockwell Illustrator

by Arthur L Guptill

Wyeth At Kuerners

Wyeth At Kuerners

by Betsy James Wyeth

The Poetic Vision

The Poetic Vision

by Ralph Sessions Et Al

Jim Dine

Jim Dine

by Jim Dine

MC Richards, Centering

MC Richards, Centering

by Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center

Georgia O'Keeffe

Georgia O'Keeffe

by Georgia O'Keeffe

Wyeth At Kuerners

Wyeth At Kuerners

by Andrew Wyeth

Art and Life In America

Art and Life In America

by Oliver W Larkin

Andrew Wyeth

Andrew Wyeth

by Andrew Wyeth

A Life In Photography

A Life In Photography

by Edward Steichen

Women Painters Of the World

Women Painters Of the World

by Walter Shaw-Sparrow

Begin To See

Begin To See

by Julie J / Beggs, Michael Thomson

Andrew Wyeth

Andrew Wyeth

by John Wilmerding

Art Across America

Art Across America

by William H Gerdts

Notes In Hand

Notes In Hand

by Claes Oldenburg

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The Passport

by Saul Steinberg

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Ray Johnson / Ray Johnson

by Ray; William S Wilson Johnson

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Gwendolyn Knight

by Glenis Redmond

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Venice 34

by Norman A Geske

American Art Books & Ephemera

Norman Rockwell Illustrator

Norman Rockwell Illustrator

by Guptill, Arthur L

Mission Furniture How To Make It. Parts 1-3

Mission Furniture How To Make It. Parts 1-3

by Chicago. Popular Mechanics Handbooks

Chicago: Popular Mechanics Co, 1912. Hardcover. Orig. covers in red, brown and blue with front cover illustration. Very good. 3 Vols. 120 pages in each. 17 x 12 cm. Index in all three with adverts at rear. Host of black and white images, all with detailed instructions. All bindings tight and firm with interiors clean. Slight extremity rubbing.
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$150.00
William Morris: Animal / Artifact.

William Morris: Animal / Artifact.

by MORRIS, William. Text by James Yood and Tina Oldknow. Photographs by Robert Vinnedge, C. W. Guildner, and Amy Herd

New York: Abbeville Press, 2000. First edition / First printing. Black cloth. Very fine in a very fine dust jacket. Very slight rubbing to the back panel of the jacket. With 268 illustrations, 229 in full color.
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$100.00
ANDREW WYETH: THE HELGA PICTURES

ANDREW WYETH: THE HELGA PICTURES

by Wilmerding, John

New York: Harry N. Abrams. Fine+ with no dust jacket. 1987. First Edition Thus. First Printing. Hard Cover. 0810917882 . No dust jacket.. Color Illustrations. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 208 pp .
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$25.00
Michael Kenna.

Michael Kenna.

by KENNA, Michael, Photographs. Kotro Lizawa, text

Tokyo: Gallery MIN, 1990. Signed on the title page by Michael Kenna. First edition / First printing. White wrappers. Fine. Exhibition for a show at Gallery Min from October 8 - November 4, 1990. Text in English and Japanese.
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$125.00
John Singer Sargent

John Singer Sargent

by Edmund Swinglehurst, John Singer Sargent

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1998. First edition. Hard cover in original cloth and dust jacket. Published Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1998. 4to., 9 1/2" x 12", 285pp., 171 color and 85 black and white illustrations. Minor foxing spots along top edge, else fine in fine dust jacket. . 1st. Hard. Near Fine/Fine. 4to.
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$100.00
Joseph Kosuth Three Installations: 1970, 1979 and 1988

Joseph Kosuth Three Installations: 1970, 1979 and 1988

by Kosuth, Joseph

NY: Rubin Spangle, 1991. First edition. Original blind embossed card covers with French flaps and stitched binding. Published NY: Rubin Spangle, 1991. Folio, 10 1/2" x 12 1/2", 10pp., with 3 full color tipped in. Fine. . 1st. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. Folio.
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$100.00
Lines in Two Directions and in Five Colors on Five Colors with All Their Combinations, 1981

Lines in Two Directions and in Five Colors on Five Colors with All Their Combinations, 1981

by Walker Art Center. ; Minnesota Center for Book Arts

Minneapolis, Minnesota: Minnesota Center for Book Arts, 1988. Softcover. VG. Illustrated wraps. 76 unnumbered pages : all color illustrations. Excellent copy of this title. Issued on the occasion of the exhibition "Sol Lewitt, Prints and Books", held at the Walker Art Center and the Minnesota Center for Book Arts, spring 1988./ Also issued online.
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$240.00
The Shape Of Colour Excursions In Color Field Art, 1950-2005

The Shape Of Colour Excursions In Color Field Art, 1950-2005

by Moos, David; Eckart, Christian; Cheetham, Mark; Rich, Sarah; Rubinstein, Raphael; Hobbs, Robert

Art Gallery of Ontario, 2005. Soft cover. As New/As New. Art Gallery of Ontario, Ontario Canada, 2005. Wrappers. Condition: Fine 120 pages. Paperback exhibition catalogue. Artists included in the exhibition are Peter Halley, Polly Apfelbaum, Morris Louis, Adolph Gottlieb, Barnett Newman, Mark Rothko, Milton Avery, Frank Stella, Sol Lewitt, and more.
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$40.47
Ninth Annual of Advertising Art, Art Directors Club Exhibition May 6 to 29, 1930

Ninth Annual of Advertising Art, Art Directors Club Exhibition May 6 to 29, 1930

New York: Book Service Company, 1930. Hardbound. VG/VG Cover shows minor fading. Dj has tearing and shelf wear. Dj also has color fading and staining. ffep has writing from previous owner. Green cloth boards. Multi color design dj. 136 pp., followed by ads and indexes, etc. Full of illustrations, mostly black and white but a number of color ads. From advertisements shown at the exhibition of the Art Directors Club, Art Center, New York, May 1930. Index of artists, advertising firms and companies at... Read more about this item
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$100.00
Bulletin of The American Art-Union: Containing the Plan of The Institution, List of It's Officers, and CATALOGUE OF PAINTINGS, and Other Works of Art (No. 7, July 25, 1848); Published Semi-Monthly

Bulletin of The American Art-Union: Containing the Plan of The Institution, List of It's Officers, and CATALOGUE OF PAINTINGS, and Other Works of Art (No. 7, July 25, 1848); Published Semi-Monthly

New York, 497 Broadway, 1848. Softbound. Good+, outer wraps missing. Oval Mercantile Library stamp on title-page Disbound from a larger volume. Sheets are fragile. 16 pp. + 16 pp. Supplement listing most recnt members by name and city. The catalogue for 1848, which begins on page 5, lists 115 works to be distributed. Included among these works is the Voyage of Life by Thomas Cole item 100, four paintings as one lot, (later distributed to Brodt of Binghampton, NY) as well as one other work by Cole.... Read more about this item
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$175.00
Illustrated Catalogue of the Art and Literary Property Collected By the Late Henry G. Marquand

Illustrated Catalogue of the Art and Literary Property Collected By the Late Henry G. Marquand

by NY: American Art Galleries, Jan. 23 to 31, 1903

New York: The American Art Association, 1902. 174/250. Hardbound. Good+ (light soiling and wear to covers, edges of preliminaries and ending sheets have some age-toning and soiling, pages are otherwise very clean and clear). White dj over boards, black lettering, gilt insignia. [250] pp. 72 illustrations, including at least 5 in color. This massive collection was dispersed in 11 sessions over nine days. Includes porcelains, lacquers, tapestries, ceramics, antique glass, fine art and other books (two... Read more about this item
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$185.00
The Annual Exhibition Record of The Pennsylvania Academy of The Fine Arts, Vol. 3: 1914-1968

The Annual Exhibition Record of The Pennsylvania Academy of The Fine Arts, Vol. 3: 1914-1968

by Falk, Peter Hastings (Compiler and Editor)

Sound View Press, 1989. Hardbound. VG. ex-libris; embossed stamp to opening pgs. scratches, shelf wear to covers. black scuffs to lower text-block fore-edge. pastdowns & fly-leafs moderately foxed. pgs foxed.. Green cloth with gilt embossed title. 544 pp., more than 16 bw text figures and illustrations.
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$65.00
Arts & Crafts in Venice

Arts & Crafts in Venice

by Poli, Doretta Davanzo (text) and Mark E. Smith (photographs)

Cologne: Konemann, 1999. 1st. Hardcover. As New/As New. 12.6x11.0x1.1in. Dust jacket in clear protector. Profusely illustrated in color. 303pp 4.98lb 12.6x11.0x1.1in
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$20.00
George Constant

George Constant

by Vlavianos, Basil J. (ed)

NY: Arts, Inc, 1961. First edition. Hard cover in original cloth and dust jacket. Published NY: Arts, Inc., 1961. 4to., 8 3/4" x 11 1/4", 110 pages, illustrated with 126 plates, inclusing 16 in full color. Essay on the artist The Art of George Constant by Breuning; a Biographical Sketch by Preston; a Bibliography and Catalogue of the plates. Limited to 2,000 copies. Fine in fine dust jacket. . 1st. Hard. Fine/Fine. 4to.
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$100.00
Inverted Collar and Tie

Inverted Collar and Tie

by Sabau, Luminita

Ostfildern-Ruit: Cantz, 1994. Hardcover. VG/VG- light corner/edge wear and scuffing to dust jacket.. Black boards with red and white lettering. Glossy black dust jacket with color illustration and red lettering. Text in German. Includes bibliographical references.
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$50.00
Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series.

Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series.

by LAWRENCE, Jacob

Washington, D. C.: The Rappahannock Press, 1993. First edition / First printing. Beige cloth. Very fine in about fine dust jacket.
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$120.00
James Turrell Eclipse.

James Turrell Eclipse.

by TURRELL, James. With a text by Richard Bright and CD by Paul Schutze

London and Ostfildern, Germany: Michael Hue-Williams Fine Art and Hatje Cantz Publishers, 1999. First edition / First printing. Illustrated boards. Very fine in fine mylar dust jacket, with extremely light rubbing.
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$100.00
Photographs of the Southwest

Photographs of the Southwest

by ADAMS, Ansel (San Francisco, 1902 - Carmel-by-the-Sea, 1984),

Boston: New York Graphic Society, , 1976. Rilegato tela, sovracoperta (cloth, dust jacket). Perfetto (Mint). Selected photographs made from 1928 to 1968 in Arizona, California, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas and Utah with a statement by the photographer. With an essay on the land by Lawrence Clark Powell. 8vo (cm 24x31). pp. CXXVIII. Perfetto (Mint). Prima edizione (First Edition, first printing).
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$129.85
[Exhibition catalog]: Memorial Exhibition: Josef Albers, Leonid, Mark Tobey. March 14, 1977 - April 9, 1977

[Exhibition catalog]: Memorial Exhibition: Josef Albers, Leonid, Mark Tobey. March 14, 1977 - April 9, 1977

New York: The American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, 1977. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. Small quarto, [16]pp. Stapled printed wrappers. Illustrated reproducing art work by Albers, Leonid and Tobey. Staples are rusted, with few small rust marks on rear cover along spine, else a near fine copy, with the text and plates fresh and clean. Exhibition catalogue, issued as Publication No. 310. "This exhibition pays tribute to three recently deceased members of the American Academy and... Read more about this item
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$85.00
Artists of the Nineteenth Century and Their Works: A Handbook Containing Two Thousand and Fifty Biographical Sketches

Artists of the Nineteenth Century and Their Works: A Handbook Containing Two Thousand and Fifty Biographical Sketches

by Clement, Clara Erskine / Hutton, Laurence

Boston: Houghton Osgood / Houghton, Mifflin, 1879. First edition. Hard cover. 2 volume matching set. Published Boston: Houghton Osgood / Houghton, Mifflin, 1879, 1880. 8vo., lxxxvii+386pp.+43pp. index; lviii+373pp.+43pp. index. Dark maroon cloth with gilt spine titles and cover design, beveled boards with black endpapers, all edges tinted red. Volume one has the 1879 imprint of Houghton Osgood on title page; volume two has 1880 imprint of Houghton, Mifflin. Some wear to the cloth at spine ends, bit or... Read more about this item
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$2,250.00
New American Voices

New American Voices

by Stroud, Marion Boulton and Harry Philbrick

Philadelphia: The Fabric Workshop and Museum, 2011. Paperback. VG. Color-illustrated wraps with yellow lettering. 80 pp. Color illustrations. Published in conjunction with an exhibition held at Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadephia, PA, Oct. 2-Nov. 2, 2009 and Feb. 4-Spring, 2011.
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$30.00
Starry Night

Starry Night

by [McCallion, Barry] Vincent Van Gogh

East Hampton, New York:: Barry McCallion,, 2021.. Edition of 3 variants. 9.25 x 12.25"; 78 pages (57 numbered, 11 unnumbered). 9 folders of original paintings and excerpted text. Laid in relief-carved/ acrylic painted folder with star cutouts ion front cover accented in blue and red outlines as well as gold foil accent in center of each. Materials: unbleached Abaca paper; Old Holland oil paint, Richard de Bas paper. Housed in black cloth clamshell box with handwritten paper title on spine and... Read more about this item
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$5,700.00
Painting 2.0: Expression In The Information Age

Painting 2.0: Expression In The Information Age

by Ammer, Manuela and Achim Hochdorfer

Munich / New York: Prestel / Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, 2015. Hardcover. VG (light rubbing to corners. indentation to upper spine edge. light wear, scuffs to boards). black, glossy boards w/ multi-color printing & small illustrations. 287 pgs w/ color illustrations. This book and exhibition offer a historical and theoretical account of the transformations that media and information technology have had on painting in Western Europe and North America. The three different sections of the... Read more about this item
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$55.00
Bibliography of Early American Architecture Writings on Architecture Constructed Before 1860 in Eastern and Central United States

Bibliography of Early American Architecture Writings on Architecture Constructed Before 1860 in Eastern and Central United States

by Roos, Frank J., Jr

Urbana: Univ. of Illinois Library, 1968. Hardcover. Orig. brown cloth. Fine in near fine dust wrapper. 389 pp. Revised edition. Architects. Bibliographies. Index. Astandard and still useful bibliography of early American Architecture. A comprehensive geographical bibliography of books and articles on architecture inantebellum American, from the East Coast to the western edge of the Mississippi Valley. Contains 4337 entries.
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$50.00
The Armand Hammer Collection: Four Centuries of Masterpieces

The Armand Hammer Collection: Four Centuries of Masterpieces

by _________________

Atlanta, GA: The High Museum of Art, 1977. 1st. Soft cover. Near Fine. 10.9x8.4x0.6in. light rubbing to extremities. The catalogue for the exhibition at the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia, November 20, 1977 - January 15, 1978. Profusely illustrated in color. 1.71lb 10.9x8.4x0.6in
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$10.00