Softcover. AnnArbor MI, University of Michigan, 1st, 1976, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcover, 244 pages, color frontispiece, 62 b&w plates with short essays, artist seals on each painting. Folio. Profusely illustrated. Original printed wrappers. With an essay by Anne De Coursey Clapp. And special contributions by Ling-yun Shih Liu, Stephen D. Owyoung and James Robinson. A superb survey of this "artist's artist." Covers show wear otherwise clean, very good.
Softcover. Nashville, Tennessee Arts Commission, 1st, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. 96 pages, numerous b&w photographs. White pictorial stiff wrappers with minimal wear to edges, small wrinkle to spine, and old price-sticker still on back cover, else a very nice, clean copy.
Hardcover. Columbia, University of Missouri Press, 1st, 1971, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 208 pages. 91 full-page illustrations in b&w. Gray cloth, gilt title to spine. No dust jacket. Some sunfading to back cover, minor bump to edge of front cover, otherwise a very nice, clean, tight copy.
Paperback. Berkeley, CA, Print Mint , 1st wraps, 1975, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None , One issue only, 42 pages. Color cover, B&W art, story (Modern America) by Crumb. Article by Paul Krassner ("Who killed Lenny Bruce"), illustrated by Crumb. Other art by Jay Lynch, Spain, Bill Griffith, Art Spiegelman, others. Paperback comic. Like new condition.
Hardcover. NY, Redfield-Kendrick-Odell Company, 1st, 1919, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 159 pages, hardcover. War paintings and drawings by British artists. With a foreward by Raymond Wyer and introduction by Christian Brinton. Binding slightly cracked at front hinge. Moderate rubbing, edgewear, and bumping to boards. Light age toning and soiling to boards as well. Previous owner's name on front flyleaf. Glue residue and soiling to preliminary pages. Age toning to top edge text block. Color frontispiece intact. Many black-and-white illustrations throughout. Scarce.
Softcover. Williamstown, MA, Williams College Museum of Art, 1st, 1978, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 43-page, staple-bound pamphlet. Exhibition catalog. Black-and-white illustrations throughout. Light shelf-wear/soiling to covers. Minor tanning to spine. A little edge-wear. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Philadelphia, PA, Frank S. Schwartz & Son, 1st, 1978, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog, yellow covers, color plates; minor sunning and a few scratches. Staple wrappers. Price list inside front cover. 43 plates, 13 in color, of paintings. Text on each artist. Tight, clean copy.
Softcover. Corning, NY, The Corning Museum of Glass, 1st, 1983, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Black covers; minor rubbing and scratching. Staple wrappers. 30 color plates of various works of pressed glass. Text on pressing process in the U.S. and Europe. Full listing of 30 works in back. 48 pages. Tight, clean copy.
Softcover. Charlottesville, University Press of Virginia, 1st, 1986, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: None, 157 pages, illustrated throughout with 80 plates in full color. Pictorial stiff wrappers with black titles. Folio. Beautiful copy. Like new.
Hardcover. Boston, MA, New York Graphic Society, 1st, 1976, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 320 pages. B&w and color illustrations throughout. Limited edition, Copy # 150 of a total 200. SIGNED BY PATRICIA KANE, one of the contributors. Leather spine, tan cloth, gilt title. No dust jacket as issued. Marbled endpapers. Slight foxing to top edge. Unfortunate, but very small dog-ears to pages 9 through 20.
Paperback. Allentown, PA, Allentown Art Museum, 1st, 1961, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog with glossy b/w covers, b/w plate on front; minor rubbing. Staple wrappers tight, pages clean and crisp. Separate brown paper used for text, while b/w plates are on glossy paper. 7 b/w plates of urban landscape paintings. 50 works listed. Essay on Sheeler's life and style in painting, with author's emphasis on the power of the artist's work. 23 pages.
Hardcover. Rockland, ME, Farnsworth Art Museum, 1st, 2000, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Near Fine, 256 pages illustrated throughout with plates in color and b&w. Dark green cloth with gilt title to spine, pictorial dust jacket. Beautiful copy. Like new.
Hardcover. Lon/NY, Chelsea House, 1st, 1969, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Near Fine, 274 pages. 378 illustrations, including many hand-mounted color plates. Catalogue raisonne of drawings and prints from 1958 to 1960. Folio. Brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. A very clean, crisp and attractive copy in near fine condition.
Softcover. Albany, MOMA/Gallery Association of New York State, Inc., 1st, 1993, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 14 pages. Softcover. Exhibition catalog. Black & white illustrations. Slight crease to top right corner. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Washington, D.C., International Exhibitions Foundation, 1st, 1984, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog with green and tan covers, minor rubbing and sunning. Paper wrappers tight, pages generally clean and crisp though half-title has some foxing. 33 b/w plates of artist's prints, focusing on cityscapes and the human figure. Some of artist's comments included in the front. Life chronology after the plates. 67 pages.
Softcover. Ann Arbor, MI, Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1st, 1968, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, SIGNED COPY. A detailed description of the artistic process of creating mouth-blown glass bottles. 200 pages, includes b&w illustrations. In good condition, cover shows edge-wear, rubbing, and scratching. Has a previous owner's name written on title page. Spine has one prominent crease running down the center. Pages very clean.
NY , Pitman/Art Directors Club, 1st, 1950, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 278 pages plus index and ads. Wonderful collection of ad art from 1949. Color illustrations by Irving Penn, Andrew Wyeth, Al Parker, Doris Lee, others. B&W examples by Paul Strand, David Stone Martin, Ben Shahn, Cecil Beaton. Black cloth with gilt lettering, spine faded. In an edgeworn, chipped dust jacket.
Hardcover. New York , Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1st, 1988, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 293 pages, b&w illustrations. Light marking to 9 pages, otherwise very good. In a bright, unclipped dust jacket.
Hardcover. Providence, RI, Rhode Island School of Design, 1st, 1970, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 138 pages. Softcover with slight edgewear. Minor shelf wear to back wrapper with sun fading to spine. Otherwise a clean, unmarked copy. Black and white images throughout.
Softcover. New York, NY, The American Federation of Arts, 1st, 1959, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog with b/w covers, plate on front; minor foxing and rubbing, light sunning on edges. Staple wrappers. 17 b/w plates of historical drawings taken from the museum's collection. 100 items listed. Introduction on the creation of the exhibition and where the drawings come from. 31 pages. Tight, clean copy.
Paperback. Palo Alto CA, Coyne & Blanchard, 1st wraps, 1984, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Paperback. A collection of the year's best design work. 222 pages, color, b&w illustrations. Like new condition.
Hardcover. Monteal, Montreal Museum of Fine Art, 1st, 1987, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 345 pages plus 8 pages in rear. Large, hardcover exhibition catalog profusely illustrated with DaVinci's drawings. Some color fade to the dust jacket spine otherwise very good.
Softcover. Old Town Alexandria, VA, Highland House Publishers, Inc, 1st, 1984, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 142 pages. duotone illustrations throughout. Red pictorial paper boards. Small tear to spine, otherwise like new.
Hardcover. Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press, 1st, 1970, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 248 pages, b&w illustrations. Tan marbled boards with gilt title to spine. Pictorial dust jacket with light wear and wrinkle to spine, and slight foxing to back cover, else a very nice, tight copy.
Hardcover. Windsor, AGW, 1st, 1995, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 72 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated with full color photographs and black & white drawings. Underlining to 10 lines of text in faded ink on page 10. Slight darkening to covers.
Softcover. Philadelphia, Pa. , Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1st, 1976, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. 160 pages, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Light edgewear and soiling to pictorial stiff wrappers, faint foxing to top edge, else a very nice, tight copy.
Softcover. New York, National Academy of Design, 1st, 1979, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 87 pages illustrated throughout in color and b&w. White pictorial stiff wrappers. Light wear to covers and slight wrinkle to spine, else a very nice, tight copy.
Burlington, VT, Robert Hull Fleming Museum, 1st, 2001, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 100 pages. 28 color plates and black & white photos. Two pages with small nicks to paper edges. Exhibition catalog. Hardcover.
Hardcover. Paris, Librairie Hachette, 1st (?), 1925, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 3 large hardcover volumes with illustrated covers. Titles on covers and spines in gilt. Published 1925. Over 4,000 illustrations with many tipped-in color plates. All edges gilt. Light to moderate wear to leather spine edges. Spare foxing to some page edges. Clean, tight copies.
Hardcover. Newark, DE, University of Delaware Press, 1st, 1993, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 165 pages. Dark black cloth covers, gilt titles to spine, black laminate dust jacket with color illustration, 54 b&w plates, foreword by Alan Fern, numerous essays by various authors. Light rubbing to dust jacket, with gummy residue to upper edge of front dust jacket panel, clean covers, pages crisp and unmarked, tight binding; overall, a very clean, neat copy in great condition.
Hardcover. New York, National Association of Portrait Painters, 1st, 1945, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. 131 pages, illustrated throughout with 79 plates in b&w. Red cloth with gilt titles to front and spine, no dust jacket. Lower edges sunned and lightly scratched, covers slightly worn with a few scratches. Internally very good. Nice, tight copy.
Paperback. Washington, DC, The Smithsonian Institution, 1st, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 32 pages, illustrated throughout in b&w. Black pictorial stiff wrappers. Light wear and rubbing to edges, and spine, else a very nice, clean copy.
Softcover. Atlanta, Georgia, The High Museum of Art, 1st, 1978, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. 72 pages, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Blue pictorial stiff wrappers. Light wear to edges, spine worn with a few small tears. Overall a nice, clean, tight copy.