European Art

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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.
Gerhard Richter

Gerhard Richter

by Robert Storr

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

by Donald E Gordon

Orazio and Artemisia Gentileschi

Orazio and Artemisia Gentileschi

by Judith W Mann Keith Christiansen

Degenerate Art

Degenerate Art

by Stephanie Barron

Greek Sculpture

Greek Sculpture

by Andrew Stewart

Italy

Italy

by Emilio Ambasz

Vuillard

Vuillard

by Belinda Thomson

Matthias Grunewald

Matthias Grunewald

by Horst Ziermann

Emil Nolde

Emil Nolde

by Werner Haftmann

Picasso In Antibes

Picasso In Antibes

by Dor De La Souchere

Juan Gris

Juan Gris

by Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler

Picasso's Picassos

Picasso's Picassos

by David Douglas Duncan

The Visconti Hours

The Visconti Hours

by Millard and Edith W Kirsch Meiss

William Blake

William Blake

by Martin Butlin

Memling's Portraits

Memling's Portraits

by Till-Holger Borchert

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Italy

by Emilio Ed Ambasz

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Velazquez

by Brown

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Matthias Grunewald

by Horst; Grunewald, Matthias Ziermann

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After Raphael

by Marcia B Hall

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Nicolas De Stael In America

by Nicholas Fox Weber, John Richardson Eliza E Rathbone

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Peter Paul Rubens

by Michiel C Plomp Anne-Marie Logan

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Greek Sculpture

by Andrew F Stewart

European Art Books & Ephemera

Aubrey Beardsley

Aubrey Beardsley

by Lambirth, Andrew

The Works of William Hogarth; in a Series of Engravings with Descriptions and a Comment on their Moral Tendency to which are Added Anecdotes of the Author and his Works. Jones edition

The Works of William Hogarth; in a Series of Engravings with Descriptions and a Comment on their Moral Tendency to which are Added Anecdotes of the Author and his Works. Jones edition

by Hogarth, William; Trusler, John [text]

London: Jones & Co. G: in Good condition. Covers rubbed with splitting to external joints. Wear and scuffing to leather along spine and corners. New endpapers. Some light foxing and off-setting within. 1833. Reprint. Half-leather cover on marbled boards. 280mm x 220mm (11" x 9"). 116pp, 222pp. Full page engraved plates of Hogarth's work with tissue-guards. .
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£90.00
Canaletto's View of London (Spring Art Books)

Canaletto's View of London (Spring Art Books)

by Safarik,Eduard

1961. Canaletto's View of London (Spring Art Books) by Eduard Safarik, 1961, translated by Till Gottheiner, photographs by K. and L. Neubert, hard cover, dust jacket, tipped in color plates.
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$2.80
Italian Sketchbook (Paul Mellon Foundation)

Italian Sketchbook (Paul Mellon Foundation)

by Wilson,Richard

1968. Italian Sketchbook (Paul Mellon Foundation) by Richard Wilson, edited and introduced by Denys Sutton and with a catalogue by Ann Clements, hard cover, decorated cover, 56 pages, 58 illustrations.
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$15.96
Ivan Mestrovic, 1883-1962, A Centennial Exhibition

Ivan Mestrovic, 1883-1962, A Centennial Exhibition

by Porter, Dean A. and Rev. James Flanigan

South Bend, IN: The Snite Museum of Art, University of Notre Dame, 1983. Paperback. Very Good +. Large 8vo. 48 pp. Bound in stapled gray wrappers printed in white. Black and white frontispiece portrait and illustrations throughout. Catalog from an exhibition held in 1983 at The Snite Museum of Art, University of Notre Dame and the Louisiana Arts and Science Center, Baton Rouge Louisiana. Very Good+ slight age-toning to pages, otherwise clean and crisp, rubbing and wear to spine and extremities of... Read more
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$35.00
LEWINA THE MAID OF SNOWDON, A TALE, bound with A POEM ON THE LANDSCAPES OF GREAT-BRITAIN.

LEWINA THE MAID OF SNOWDON, A TALE, bound with A POEM ON THE LANDSCAPES OF GREAT-BRITAIN.

by CUMBERLAND, George. Author's presentation copy with his Wife's signature.:

London, printed by W. Wilson, Ave-Maria-Lane, Ludgate-Street, for the author; and sold by G. G. J. and J. Robinson, 1793.. FIRST EDITIONS 1793, 2 works bound together, PRESENTATION COPY, FROM THE AUTHOR WITH HIS WIFE'S OWNERSHIP SIGNATURE, ELIZ. CUMBERLAND (in 1787 he eloped with Mrs Elizabeth Cooper, née Price). 2 books bound together, each with its own title page and pagination. 4to, approximately 280 x 220 mm, 11 x 9 inches. LEWINA THE MAID OF SNOWDON, A TALE, etched frontispiece and 2 etched... Read more
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£1,200.00
Northumberland, Tees Valley, Tyne & Wear. Oil Paintings in Public Ownership

Northumberland, Tees Valley, Tyne & Wear. Oil Paintings in Public Ownership

by Roe, Sonia [ed.]

London: The Public Catalogue Foundation. VG : in very good condition with dust jacket. 2009. First Edition. Grey hardback cloth cover. 300mm x 250mm (12" x 10"). 282pp. Colour illustrations throughout. .
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£42.00
Les Pots de pharmacie: Tome 2

Les Pots de pharmacie: Tome 2

by Fourest, Henri-Pierre ; Sainte-Fare-Garnot , Pierre-Nicolas

Paris: Les Éditions Roger Dacosta, 1982. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good +. 4to. 230, [2] pp. Bound in full navy cloth, decoration in gilt on cover, title in gilt on spine, in illustrated dust jacket. Illustrated in black and white and full color. Text in French. Includes bibliography. Volume 2 of a planned 9 volume set. Near Fine, light shelf wear, internally bright and clean, in Very Good+ dust jacket with minor shelf wear and scuffing.
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$65.00
Le Miroir du Monde. Notes et Sensations de la Vie Pittoresque. Illustrations en couleurs d'apres Paul Avril.

Le Miroir du Monde. Notes et Sensations de la Vie Pittoresque. Illustrations en couleurs d'apres Paul Avril.

by Uzanne, Octave

Paris: Maison Quantin, 1888. # 708/2000 on Holland wove paper. In contemporary fine binding of quarter morocco over marbled boards, five gilt ruled raised bands and gilt lettering, top edge gilt, the bookplate of Frank Cyril Tiarks of Foxbury both paste downs. Very Good, end pages soiled, light rubbing at edges. Numerous color illustrations by Paul Avril. . Limited and Numbered Edition. Quarter Morocco. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Limited Edition.
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$200.00
Kinski Uncut: The Autobiography of Klaus Kinski

Kinski Uncut: The Autobiography of Klaus Kinski

by Kinski, Klaus

Pristine copy of first edition.  Dust jacket in wrapper.  Absolutely no marks, minimal edgewear to boards.
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$170.00
1972 Munich Olympics Poster: Artists Series

1972 Munich Olympics Poster: Artists Series

by Piero Dorazio (Artist)

Matthieu AG Zurich: Editions Olympia 1972 GmbH, 1970. Artists Series # 13. Very Good Plus, 1" stain bottom left corner, no creases or folds. Printed on heavy paper, well suited for framing. Will be shipped loosely rolled in a mailing tube. . First Printing. Poster. Very Good Plus. 25 "x 40".
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$150.00
Caricature and Other Comic Art in All Times and Many Lands

Caricature and Other Comic Art in All Times and Many Lands

by Parton, James

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1877. SCARCE in fine contemporary binding signed Tout ( of London), half black crushed morocco over marbled boards with gilt rules, matching marbled end pages, the back richly gilt, top edge gilt, silk page marker. With 203 wonderfully funny illustrations. Near Fine, light rubbing to morocco. 340 + 7 pp. publisher's ads. . First Edition. Half Morocco. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$500.00
FRANCIS BACON; Promotional Poster

FRANCIS BACON; Promotional Poster

by Bacon, Francis

New York: Rizzoli, 1983. Publisher's promotional poster, 30" w x 22" h, Near Fine, faint small creases. A SCARCE ephemeral item, distributed in limited numbers at the ABA trade show in 1983. Well suited for framing. Will be shipped loosely rolled in sturdy tube. . First Printing. Poster. Near Fine. 30" x 22".
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$125.00
The History of Portrait Miniatures 1531-1860 in 2 Volumes

The History of Portrait Miniatures 1531-1860 in 2 Volumes

by George C Williamson, Litt. D

London: George Bell and Sons, 1904. First edition, small printing of 520 copies of which 510 were for sale. White linen cloth hardcovers with gilt decorative illustrations on covers and spine. Folio- 15.5" x 12". unsigned. A rare art history reference written by George C Williamson. Hundreds of excellent, full page engravings throughout protected by tissue guards. Printed on thick, fine paper and bound with deckled edges. Published in 1904 by George Bell and Sons. White cloth binding with gilt... Read more
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$2,800.00
Catalogue of Pictures and other works of art in the National Gallery of Ireland and the National Portrait Gallery. Clar de Phictiúiri agus d'oibreacha eile ealadhan ata I nGaileri Náisiunta Na hEireann agus I nGaileri Náisiunta na hPortaidi.

Catalogue of Pictures and other works of art in the National Gallery of Ireland and the National Portrait Gallery. Clar de Phictiúiri agus d'oibreacha eile ealadhan ata I nGaileri Náisiunta Na hEireann agus I nGaileri Náisiunta na hPortaidi.

by NATIONAL GALLERY OF IRELAND

Dublin: The Stationary Office., 1928. First edition. Paperback. Good. 8vo. Original paper wrappers. Note by Bodkin, 2752 item cataloue. Thumbed, some staining to block and covers, covers frayed with loss at head of spine.
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£38.00
Louis Labrofont Post - Impressionist 1881-1952

Louis Labrofont Post - Impressionist 1881-1952

Los Angeles: Ward Fine Art, 1989. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published Los Angeles: Ward Fine Art, 1989, first printing. folio, 12" x 11 3/4", 167pp., illustrated with full color plates. Text in English, French and Japanese. Fine in fine dust jacket. . 1st. Hard. Fine/Fine. Folio.
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$80.00
The Works of William Hogarth, in a Series of 150 Steel Engravings... : with descriptions and comment on their moral tendency, to which are added anecdotes of the author and his works by J. Hogarth and J. Nichols. In Two Volumes

The Works of William Hogarth, in a Series of 150 Steel Engravings... : with descriptions and comment on their moral tendency, to which are added anecdotes of the author and his works by J. Hogarth and J. Nichols. In Two Volumes

by Hogarth) Rev. John Trusler; J. Hogarth and J. Nichols

London: E. T. Brain & Co. Two volumes, no date (circa 1838-1840), in contemporary half calf over marbled boards, backs ornately decorated in gilt, marbled end papers and edges. Very Good, Vol. I missing marbled front end page, marbled boards rubbed, edges rubbed, stain at bottom edge first 24 pp. Vol. II not affecting engravings or text, light to moderate toning scattered throughout. Complete with all 150 steel engravings with tissue guards. Additional shipping charges will be requested for... Read more
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$300.00
Fra Angelico

Fra Angelico

by DOUGLAS, Langdon

London: George Bell, 1902. hardcover. very good(+). 6 photogravure plates with tissue guards, 67 photo plates, t.p. in red & black. 185pp. 4to, decorative green cloth, t.e.g. (foxing, ex-lib.) London: George Bell, 1902. Very good (+). Printed by Chiswick Press.
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$50.00
The Dictionary of British Equestrian Artists

The Dictionary of British Equestrian Artists

by Mitchell, Sally

Woodbridge, England: Antique Collectors' Club, 1985. First edition. Hard cover in original cloth and dust jacket. Published Woodbridge, England: Antique Collectors' Club, 1985, first printing. 4to., 9" x 11", 517pp., illustrated with 600 b/w reproductions and 39 color plates, representing the work of 870 artists. Very good in very good dust jacket. . 1st. Hard. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.
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$85.00
The Dun Emer Press, Later the Cuala Press

The Dun Emer Press, Later the Cuala Press

by Miller, Liam

Dublin: The Cuala Press, 1973. Limited edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. 8vo. 132 pp. Bound in full blue cloth, white paper title label printed in red and black on front cover, white paper title label printed in black on spine. Illustrations in black and white and red. This is a limited edition of 250 copies printed to mark the 70th anniversary of the Dun Emer Press and numbered and signed by Liam Miller. This is number 82. Very Good+, light bumping to corners, pages and binding clean and bright.... Read more
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$125.00
EMA :chut zrelého Jablka

EMA :chut zrelého Jablka

by Mišáková-Ábelová, Eva

Trencine: Galeria M. A. Bazovskeho v Trencine, 2006. First edition. Trade softcover. Published Trencin: Galeria M. A. Bazovskeho, 2006, first printing. Square 4to. wrappers with French flaps, 11 1/4" x 10 5/8", 128pp., illustrated with full color reproductions. Text in Slovak. Fine. . 1st. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to.
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$175.00
Jean-Emile Laboureur

Jean-Emile Laboureur

by Laboureur, Jean-Emile; Robert Allen;Max Jacob; and André Dunoyer de Segonzac

New York: French Institute/Alliance Française, 1977. Paperback. Very Good +. 8vo. 62 pp. Perfect-bound in blue wrappers, black and white cover illustrations, printed in white on cover and spine. Black and whitwe illustrations. Texts by Robert Allen, Max Jacob and André Dunoyer de Segonzac. A catalogue of 95 works from the exhibition held at the French Institute, New York from March 8-April 22, 1977 and in two other cities that same year. Very Good+, soft crease to lower edge of front... Read more
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$50.00
A group of Etchers.

A group of Etchers.

by Benjamin, S.G.W. ; James McNeill Whistler; and others

New York: Dodd Mead, 1882. First edition. Very Good/Includes etchings by Slocombe, Herkomer, Legros, Hamerton, etc. Plates include: In Summer Woods (Etched by C. P. Slocombe). Twickenham Church (Seymour Haden). Rood-Screen, in the Church of St. Etienne de Mont (H. Toussaint). Words of Comfort (Hubert Herkomer). Prayer (Etched by P. Rajon after a painting by G. P. Chalmers ). The Vanguard (C. A. Murray after John MacWhirter). Worried (L. Richeton after Erskine Nicol). Sunrise (Samuel Palmer). The... Read more
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$500.00
Kay Nielsen

Kay Nielsen

by Poltarnees, Welleran

La Jolla: Green Tiger Press, 1976. First edition. Paperback. 4to. 40 pp. Bound in green wrappers, color cover illustrations, title printed in white on cover and spine. Full-color plates tipped in, black and white illustrations throughout. Very Good+ minor wear and rubbing to wrappers, else crisp and clean.
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$40.00
Models of Propriety. Occasional Caprices for the Edification of Ladies and the Delight of Gentlemen. Signed limited edition

Models of Propriety. Occasional Caprices for the Edification of Ladies and the Delight of Gentlemen. Signed limited edition

by Flint, William Russell

London: Michael Joseph. VG : in very good condition with dust jacket and protective cover. Teg. Some light edge wear to wrapper. Cover with minor edge soiling. Details of previous owner on paste-down. 1951. 50/500. Quarter blue over gold cloth cover. 280mm x 180mm (11" x 7"). 75pp. Signed by artist on limitation page. .
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£120.00