European Art

From The Rape Of Europa to Giuseppe Castiglione - a Jesuit Painter At the Court Of the Chinese Emperors, from Stanley Spencer to Aubrey Beardsley, we can help you find the european art books you are looking for. As the world's largest independent marketplace for new, used and rare books, you always get the best in service and value when you buy from Biblio.com, and all of your purchases are backed by our return guarantee.

Top Sellers in European Art

The Rape Of Europa

The Rape Of Europa

by Lynn H Nicholas

The Rape of Europa: The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the Third Reich and the Second World War is the title of a book and a subsequent documentary film. The book, by Lynn Nicholas, explores the Nazi plunder of looted art treasures from occupied countries, and the consequences.
Exposed

Exposed

by Alison Smith

Alison Smith is a curator at Tate Britain and the author of The Victorian Nude: Sexuality, Morality, and Art. She lives in London, England.
Degenerate Art

Degenerate Art

by Stephanie Barron

Picasso In Antibes

Picasso In Antibes

by Dor De La Souchere

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

by Donald E Gordon

Lyonel Feininger

Lyonel Feininger

by Ulrich Luckhardt

Italian Renaissance

Italian Renaissance

by Simon - Matila

Poussin

Poussin

by Martin Clayton

Nicolas De Stael In America

Nicolas De Stael In America

by Eliza E Rathbone

William Blake

William Blake

by Martin Butlin

Orazio and Artemisia Gentileschi

Orazio and Artemisia Gentileschi

by Judith W Mann Keith Christiansen

Picasso's Picassos

Picasso's Picassos

by David Douglas Duncan

Gerhard Richter

Gerhard Richter

by Robert Storr

Odilon Redon

Odilon Redon

by Odilon Redon Roseline Bacou

Juan Gris

Juan Gris

by Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler

Ivon Hitchens

Ivon Hitchens

by Peter Khoroche

The Visconti Hours

The Visconti Hours

by Millard and Edith W Kirsch Meiss

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Italy

by Emilio Ambasz

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Greek Sculpture

by Andrew Stewart

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Memling's Portraits

by Till-Holger Borchert

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Matthias Grunewald

by Horst Ziermann

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Italy

by Emilio Ed Ambasz

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Gravure

by Rembrandt

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Alberto Giacometti

by Angela; Giacometti, Alberto Schneider

European Art Books & Ephemera

Stanley Spencer

Stanley Spencer

by Nesbitt, Judith

Giotto

Giotto

by Stubblebine, James

Aubrey Beardsley

Aubrey Beardsley

by Lambirth, Andrew

Frederic Bazille and the Birth of Impressionism

Frederic Bazille and the Birth of Impressionism

by Michel; Jones, Kimberly Hilaire

First English edition hardcover, which is signed by one of the curators at the National Gallery of Art who signed it on April 9, 2017 during the exhibition Frederic Bazille and the Birth of Impressionism. There is the slightest sign of shelf wear on the corners of the book (see photos), but it is in fine condition. Seller will carefully wrap book in bubble wrap, box it, and ship it with tracking. Please note, book may require additional postage because it is oversized.The paintings of Frédéric Bazille... Read more
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$75.00
The Drawings of Bronzino (Metropolitan Museum of Art)

The Drawings of Bronzino (Metropolitan Museum of Art)

by Carmen C.; Cox-Rearick, Janet; Goldner, George R. Bambach

First edition, second printing hardcover, which is in fine condition and signed and inscribed by the author. Seller will carefully wrap book in bubble wrap, box it, and ship it with tracking.Drawings by the great Italian Mannerist painter and poet Agnolo Bronzino (1503-1572) are extremely rare. This important and beautiful publication brings together for the first time nearly all of the sixty drawings attributed to this leading draftsman of the 16th century.
Each drawing is illustrated in color,... Read more
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$150.00
The Lithographs of Chagall 1962-1968 (Lithographe III)

The Lithographs of Chagall 1962-1968 (Lithographe III)

by Marc Chagall, Julien Cain

1969 Boston Book and Art Shop first edition. 179 pages, with numerous reproductions, and two original lithographs (the frontispiece and the dust jacket are original lithographs).Condition of the book is Very Good Plus. The binding is straight and sound. Inside pages are complete and unmarked.Condition of the dust jacket is Very Good Minus. Condition issues include light wear at the top of the spine, and discoloration at the base of the spine, where the original jacket protector had torn. The DJ is... Read more
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$120.00
LA LITHOGRAPHIE ORIGINALE EN COULEURS.

LA LITHOGRAPHIE ORIGINALE EN COULEURS.

by MELLERIO, ANDRÉ

BONNARD COLOR LITHOGRAPHPictorial wrappers. Bit of loss to spine extremities and crack starting at upper joint, stitching loosening. Still a pleasing, clean copy, uncut and unopened, preserved in a cloth folder with flaps and ribbon tie. The frontispiece, a color lithograph by Pierre Bonnard, is fine.
One of 1000 copies. The cover (tiny chip at edge) and color frontispiece are original lithographs by Pierre Bonnard. Mellerio discusses artists including Lautrec, Bonnard, Vuillard, Denis, Rivière, De... Read more
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$2500.00
Matisse and the Fauves

Matisse and the Fauves

by Negri, Renata

New York and Milan: The McCall Publishing Company and Fratelli Fabbri Editori, 1970. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dustjacket. Pictorial Decorative Board Covers with sun-faded blue lettering to spine; white endpapers; endpapers foxed; Book Interior is clean, tight and unmarked; some pages are very slightly darkening at edges; 4to; 92 pages; list of illustrations; covers have some light rubbing at corners and front cover has small chip/cut at bottom edge, about a quarter inch... Read more
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$8.95
Mark Gertler. British Artists of Today, Number I [1]

Mark Gertler. British Artists of Today, Number I [1]

by Gertler, Mark

London: The Fleuron Ltd. G : in good condition without dust jacket. Covers with light marking. Spine sunned. 1925. First Edition. Illustrated hardback cloth cover. 160mm x 130mm (6" x 5"). [v] 17 pl. 17 b/w plates. Printed at the Curwen Press. .
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£74.00
Some Memoirs of the Patronage and Progress of the Fine Arts, in England and Ireland, During the Reigns of George the Second, George the Third, and His Pesent Majesty : With Anecdotes of Lord de Tabley, of Other Patrons, and of Eminent Artists, and Occasional Critical References to British Works of Art

Some Memoirs of the Patronage and Progress of the Fine Arts, in England and Ireland, During the Reigns of George the Second, George the Third, and His Pesent Majesty : With Anecdotes of Lord de Tabley, of Other Patrons, and of Eminent Artists, and Occasional Critical References to British Works of Art

by Carey, William

London: Saunders and Ottley, 1826. Hardcover. VG General wear and fading on cover. Interior pages have foxing and general age toning. Writing from previous owner on inside front cover and ffep.. Brown cloth boards with red title block on spine with gilt lettering. Four gilt outlined bands on spine. 361 pages : 2 plates.
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$135.00
HIERONYMUS BOSCH: HIS PICTURE-WRITING DECIPHERED

HIERONYMUS BOSCH: HIS PICTURE-WRITING DECIPHERED

by Bax, D. (Translated by M. A. Bax-Botha)

Rotterdam: A. A. Balkema, 1979. Originally published in Dutch in 1949, and thirty years later here published in the English translation made by Bax's wife and approved by him. This is a beautifully printed and bound book, extensively illustrated, 416 pages including index, extensive bibliographies, and appendices of the works of Bosch and of Bruegel referred to in the book. This copy is in fine condition with the original tan paper dust jacket in near fine condition (some slight edgewear, and two small... Read more
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$200.00
Tesori d'Arte in Lombardia.

Tesori d'Arte in Lombardia.

by Baroni, Costantino and Dell'Acqua, Gian Alberto [Edited by]

Milan: Fondazione Treccani Degli Alfieri Per La Storia Di Milano. 1952. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Good condition. No dustjacket. Some fading to spine and edges and marking to light blue boards. Leather title patches to spine and face. Wonderful black and white full page photographs and 24 tipped in full colour plates. Text in Italian. 59pp [text] 152pp [Photographs] 24pp [plates]. Plates and photographs have extensive notes. Art Treasures in Lombardy including sculpture, painting,... Read more
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A$40.00
Archive

Archive

by CARTER, John

A fine archive of three original drawings by the English "mouth artist" John Carter, two letters by his biographer, a copy of the revised edition of Carter's Memoir, and related materials. A fine collection of three original drawings by John Carter (31 July 1815 - 2 June 1850), an English mouth artist, together with a memoir and two autograph letters discussing Carter's work by William James Dampier, Carter's first biographer. The collection also includes a heliotype after a drawing by Carter as well... Read more
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$3000.00
Openbaar Kunstbezit #3: Stichting Voor Esthetische Vorming, Door Middel Van de Radio, in Woord En Beeld (3rd Year)

Openbaar Kunstbezit #3: Stichting Voor Esthetische Vorming, Door Middel Van de Radio, in Woord En Beeld (3rd Year)

by N/A

Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1959. Oversize Hardbound. VERY GOOD+. Ring bound. Binder worn on corners of spine, slight slope to top cover, age yellowed end papers. Age yellowing to title page. Foxing to 1st print only. Otherwise in excellent condition. 40 high quality glossy color prints and 2-page commentary on each. Public Art Collection: Foundation For Aesthetic Education, through the radio, in Word and Image (3rd year)Text in Dutch.
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$22.95
Netherlandish Drawings of the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries and Flemish Drawings of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries in the Pierpont Morg

Netherlandish Drawings of the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries and Flemish Drawings of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries in the Pierpont Morg

by Stampfle, Felice

Princeton: Princeton Univ Pr, 1991. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published Princeton: Princeton Univ Pr., 1991, first printing. Folio, 9 1/2" x 12 1/4", xii+640pp., lavishly illustrated with plates of over 340 drawings. Burgundy cloth with gilt tiles. Fine in near fine dust jacket with a small chip off the top rear edge. . 1st. Hard. Fine/Near Fine. Folio.
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$80.00
Heinz Mack Otto Piene. Countdown to Zero. DeLuxe edition signed by Heinz Mack

Heinz Mack Otto Piene. Countdown to Zero. DeLuxe edition signed by Heinz Mack

by Heinz Mack, Otto Piene / Karlyn de Jongh, Sarah Gold

Leiden / 's-Hertogenbosch: Global Art Affairs Foundation / Luiscius Antiquarian Booksellers, 2015. Book. As New. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Silver cloth covered clamshell box (24 x 17,5 x 6 cm.) containing 3 items; 1: Silver cloth covered book. # 005 of the Deluxe edition of 50 copies signed by Heinz Mack. Illustrated with black & withe photographic plates. [160 pp.] 2: a CD housed in matching cloth covered cardboard holder and 3: an original photo between plexiglas of the 'entrance ticket' on the hand of... Read more
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€650.00
William Blake

William Blake

by Butlin, Martin

United Kingdom: Tate Gallery Publications (The Tate Gallery Little Book Series), 1978 Square book with 32 color and b./w. plates mostly depicting nudes.
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CA$75.52
Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon

by Gale, Matthew and Chris Stephens

London: Tate Publishing, 2008. Hardcover. VG+. minor rubbing to corners. small bump & crease to lower spine end. long, narrow, faded black smudge to opening pg. dustjacket has crease to spine end.. gold boards w/ black spine printing. 288 pgs w/ bw & color illustrations. pictorial & purple dustjacket w/ gilt printing. A nice, sharp copy. Clean and bright interior (ink ghosting to title page from opposing page illustration of Bacon). Includes a Tate Museum bag of 11 color Bacon postcards: (7) 4 x 5.5's... Read more
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$190.00
Rose Barton R.W.S. (1856-1929). Exhibition of Watercolours and Drawings

Rose Barton R.W.S. (1856-1929). Exhibition of Watercolours and Drawings

by Barton, Rose

London: Christies. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket as issued. 1987. First Edition. Illustrated laminated card cover. 260mm x 200mm (10" x 8"). 35pp. Colour and b/w illustrations from the exhibition. .
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£20.00
Gerhard Richter: forty years of painting

Gerhard Richter: forty years of painting

by Storr, Robert

Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. ~~Lightly used Withdrawn Ex-Librayr, usual protective sleeve~~Good+/Good+ 1st ed 2002 substantial MoMA hardback, unclipped DJ in sleeve partially attached to boards. Label to base of DJ spine, log-sheet to fly-leaf, Withdrawn stamps to front, tight and unmarked. Size: 30 cm. 340 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Art & Design; Richter, Gerhard, 1932- Exhibitions; ISBN: 0870703579.... Read more
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£73.50
Combas

Combas

by Bernard Marcade / Robert Combas

Paris: Editions de la Difference, 1991. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Illustrated glazed boards in like slipcase. With double page illustration in black felt pen by Robert Combas on pastedown and endpaper signed and dated 91. Black and white illustrations and color plates throughout. With biography illustrated with black and white photographs, list of solo and group exhibitions and extensive bibliography. 358 pp. 30 x 28,5 x 4,5 cm. Fine in near fine slipcase. .
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€1200.00
Ivon Hitchens

Ivon Hitchens

by Khoroche, Peter

Lund Humphries Pub Ltd, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Very Good. Near Fine/VG 1st ed 2007 Lund Humphries hardback, unclipped DJ, substantial volume with some sunning and colour-fading along edges of front panel, otherwise near fine bright and unmarked throughout. Size: 10.75 x 1.25 x 11 inches. 207 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Art & Design; Art History; ISBN: 0853319367. ISBN/EAN: 9780853319368. The photos provided are of our own book,... Read more
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£127.50
Scouse Mouse or I Never Got Over It

Scouse Mouse or I Never Got Over It

by Melly, George

London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1984, hardcover, 208 pp, First Edition, First Printing, Signed, inscribed, and dated 24/May/84 by the Author on the title page, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. Straight, tight and clean with no markings, light bump to head of spine. Dustjacket unclipped bearing original price, slight bump to head of spine. The third volume of autobiography by the popular jazz singer, screenwriter, pop music, film, and TV critic deals with his early formative years in Liverpool. Mapped... Read more
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$74.95
Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland In Aquatint and Lithography 1770 - 1860 from the Library of J. R. Abbey: A Bibliographical Catalogue

Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland In Aquatint and Lithography 1770 - 1860 from the Library of J. R. Abbey: A Bibliographical Catalogue

by ABBEY, J. R

Dawsons of Pall Mall, 1972. A very good, sound copy. 4to. Cloth; dust jacket.
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$150.00
The Age of Rembrandt: Studies in Seventeenth-Century Dutch Painting. (Papers in Art History from the Pennsylvania State University Volume III).

The Age of Rembrandt: Studies in Seventeenth-Century Dutch Painting. (Papers in Art History from the Pennsylvania State University Volume III).

by Roland E. Fleischer and Susan Scott Munshower. Editors

University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University, 1988. wrappers/sewn binding., very small crease to bottom fore-corner of cover. no other flaws, well preserved copy., addendum laid-in.; 245pp., one color plate, numerous b/w illustrations throughout.; contains nine art historical essays/articles by various scholars on aspects of 17th century dutch painting. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$39.00
Pre-Raphaelites: Victorian Art and Design

Pre-Raphaelites: Victorian Art and Design

by Alison; Barringer, Tim; Rosenfeld, Jason Smith

First edition hardcover which is in fine condition (except for minor signs of shelf wear in top corner of book and duct jacket - see photos) and is signed by two of the authors and one of the contributors. This book is rare and out of print. Seller will carefully wrap book and ship it mail with tracking. The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood shook the mid-19th-century art world. Effectively Britain's first modern art movement, the Brotherhood combined rebellion and revivalism, scientific precision, and... Read more
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$75.00
Blake, Palmer, Linnell & Co. The Life of John Linnell

Blake, Palmer, Linnell & Co. The Life of John Linnell

by Linnell, David

Lewes, Sussex: The Book Guild Ltd. VG : in very good condition with dust jacket. Cover rubbed and lightly creased. 1994. First Edition. Black hardback cloth cover. 300mm x 220mm (12" x 9"). 413pp. Colour plates; additional b/w illustrations. Heavy item - shipping supplement may apply for overseas. .
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£32.00
Lucian Freud: Drawings.

Lucian Freud: Drawings.

by FREUD, Lucian. Text by William Feaver, Mark Rosenthal

London: Blain|Southern / Acquavella, 2012. First edition / First printing. Beige cloth spine, illustrated paper-covered boards. 12" x 11 x 2"," a large, well produced catalogue. Very fine. Issued without dust jacket, a clear archival mylar jacket is supplied. Exhibition Catalogue devoted to Lucian Freud's Drawings at Blain|Southern / Acquavella Galleries.
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$135.00