Hardcover. Chicago, IL, Chicago Historical Society, 1st, 1979, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Very Good, History of the art of glass and ceramics in Chicago. Focuses on both small-scale, decorative works and larger, architectural pieces. Illustrated with 221 photographs (mostly black/white, few color). Dust jacket in very good condition, shows slight rubbing on the back, but cloth bound book in near fine condition with virtually no flaws.
Softcover. New York, New York, Midtown Payson Galleries, 1st, 1992, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. Stiff white stapled covers with black titles and full color illustration of "The Double" by French, foreword by John Whitney Payson,chronology and selected exhibition history, essay by Jeffrey Wechsler, 6 large color plates, b&w photo. Very mild rubbing to covers, postage stamp and address label to rear cover from shipping to original owner; a very clean, tight copy in great condition.
Hardcover. New York, Arno Press, reprint, 1976, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 227 pages plus unpaginated b&w and color plates. Cream colored boards. Light smudging to covers and edges. Else a very clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Paris, Bibliotheque Nationale, 1st, 1948, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 30 pages of text in French. 8 pages of black & white illustrated plates. 5 full color facsimile plates. Foxing to cover edges. Pages loose from spine. Plates clean, with no wrinkles or blemishes. "Il a ete tire de cet ouvrage mille exemplaires numerotes de 1 a 1000 - exemplaire no. 757"
Softcover. Kingston, Senate House Association, Inc., 1st, 1950, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 77 pages. Softcover. Standard wear, some spots of soiling to covers. No illustrations. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. NP, Portable Playhouse/privately printed, 1st, 1960, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 103 pages, b&w graphic novel. The story of a struggle between benevolent scientist Dr. Atom (intent on establishing a nuclear energy business), and evil mastermind Volcane, who wants a worldwide energy monopoly. Cream colored wrappers with light soil, 5 1/2 by 7 inches, stapled binding is tight. The art is of high quality. INSCRIBED BY ARTIST/AUTHOR on title page. Very scarce, unusual.
Softcover. Denver, CO, Denver Art Museum, 1st, 1973, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Pictorial wraps with color photograph of sculpture on front cover. 70 pages, profusely illustrated in b/w and color. Includes complete list of works included the exhibition. Slight shelfwear otherwise clean, tight copy.
Softcover. US, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1st, 1979-01-01, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 288 pages, illustrated throughout in b&w. Light edgewear and rubbing to wrappers. Slight tanning and foxing to pages, else a clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Roma, Paolo Buggiani, 1st, 1974, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Non-paginated. Full color handpainted covers, with cutout window exposing image of Paolo Buggiani. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Brief text in English. Light wear to covers. Clean, unmarked copy.
Hardcover. Chicago, The Swallow Press, First, 1980, 81, 85, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Three volumes. Pages: 275+345+568. Volume III contains the three-volume index. This three-volume set is intended as a reference for those studying the American West. All artists included were born before 1900. Black cloth-bound with blue uniform dust jackets. All three volumes well-bound, clean copies. The dust jackets range from very good to near fine with some edgewear and rubbing/scratching.
Softcover. Minneapolis, MN, The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 1st, 1976, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. 90 pages. B&W and color illustrations throughout. Black pictorial cover with slight wear to spine and both covers. Very slight spotting to top edge. Overall, a clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press, 1st, 1982, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 2 volumes in slipcase. 336 + 357 pages, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Unfortunate foxing to cream colored cloth spines, else a clean, tight set with very little wear.
Hardcover. Paris, Editions Charles Massin & Cie, 1st French, 1953, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 176 pages. Illustrated with primarily black & white photographs. Darkening to endpapers. Black calf leather with raised bands on spine. Title in gilt on spine. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Rome , Compagnia Edizioni Internazionali, Reprint , 1968, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 173 pages. Hardcover. Numerous full color illustrations. Illustrated flyleaves and endpapers. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on frontispiece. Gray and white dust jacket with full color illustration on the front. Light edgewear and foxing on top edge.
Softcover. New York , Epic/Marvel Comics, 1st US, 1990, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcover, 88 pages. Color art throughout by Moebius. "The Goddess" is the next episode in a series, following the eponymous main story of the fifth volume of the collection, "The Gardens of Aedena." Clean, bright copy.
Softcover. Lebanon, Indiana, Prentice Hall, 1st, 1982, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: None, A boxed portfolio of 100 fine quality drawings by great contemporary and old master such as; Close, Christo, Picasso, Goya, Braque, Rembrandt and many others. Includes 23 page booklet enclosed with background information and a list of artists and prints. The box shows signs of wear and torn corners, but the booklet and prints inside are as new. Prints still in shrinkwrap.
Hardcover. New York, Monacelli Press, 1st, 2000, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Non-paginated. Hardcover. Profusely illustrated with black & white photographs. Interior hinges are tender and cracking due to poor quality glue used in production. Letter from author laid-in. Clean, unmarked copy.
Hardcover. Paris, Editions Albert Morance, 1st, 1953, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Fair, 320 pages. Hardcover. Text in French. Illustrated with black & white photographs and drawings. Previous owners name and date written on front interior hinge flap. Dust jacket worn with tape repair, chipping along edges - jacket now protected with clear plastic cover. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Paris, Societe Internationale D'Art XX Siecle, 1st, 1974, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 2 Hardcover Volumes: Number 42 and Number 43. Number 42 features: French text (8 pages of English translation in rear). Futurism, Esteve, 'The Shock of "Realisms", Richard Lindner, Olivier Debre, Dado, Valerio Adami, "Dada and Surrealism", Duchamp, Post-Duchamp, Surrealist Objects, and much more. Full color and black and white illustrations. Includes 3 full color lithographs by: Max Ernst, Richard Linder, Dorothea Tanning. Light wear. Clean, tight copy. Number 43 features: French text (8 pages of English translation in rear). Miro, Lapicque's Innovations, Dorothea Tanning, Max Ernst, Dali, Wifredo Lam, Yves Tanguy, Jean-Pierre Duprey, Matta's Tidal Wave, Jacques Herold, Arakawa, Boltanski, and much more. Full color and black and white illustrations. Includes 4 full color lithographs by: Dali, Jacques Herold, Wilfredo Lam, Charles Lapique. Light wear. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Mitchell Kennerley, 1st, 1929, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Unpaginated. Green cloth cover, SIGNED PRESENTATION BY FEDERIC PRICE ON FRONT ENDPAPER, b&w frontispiece, 205 b&w plates of Davies illustrations. Light wear to cover, small 2" discoloration to front cover, marking to rear cover; overall a clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Massachusetts, multiple publishers, 1st, 1980, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Six art catalogs published together in a white slip case. "A collaboration among six museums in the Boston area, consists of six separately conceived exhibitions...". Sizes of catalogs differ so that edges stagger to reveal all six titles from front of slip case. Text by James Sheldon. Catalog titles: "Directions in Realisms," "Mavericks," "Painterly Abstraction," "Sitework," "Spiral: Afro-American Art of the 70's," and "Photography: Recent Directions." Light wear to slip cover edges, discoloration to revealed edges of catalogs; otherwise a very clean, tight copy of a unique set of exhibition catalogs.
Hardcover. New York, Thames and Hudson, 1st, 1982, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 280 pages. Black cloth covers with silver titles to spine, silver pictorial to front, silver dust jacket and slipcase with color illustration, 191 illustrations throughout. 1"x3" strip missing from upper right corner from front endpaper, slight rubbing to dust jacket and slipcase, clean covers, pages crisp and unmarked, stiff binding; overall, a very clean, tight copy in great condition.
Softcover. New York, American Water Color Society, 1st, 1895, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 38 pages plus ads, lists 510 works with titles and prices, b&w plates. Cover decoration by George Wharton Edwards.
Hardcover. Taiwan, International Culture Press, 1st, 1970, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, Two large hardcover volumes. Vol. 1: Calligraphy & painting, oracle bones to 1911. Vol. 2: bronze, jade, ceramics, laquer, sculpture, cave shrines. 232, 125 pages. Illustrated in color and b&w. Books very good, dust jackets with edgewear. Expect extra charges for international shipping. Text in English and Chinese.
Hardcover. US, Knopf, 1st, 1989-08-26, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 357 pages, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Light edgewear and rubbing to dust jacket with light bumping and tearing to lower edge of spine. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Paris, Moreau, 1st, 1925, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 12"W X 16"L Portfolio with boards decorated in black & gray. String closure ties. Spine strip appears to have been repaired. 32 loose plates feature photographic examples of works by Adnet, Bernaux, Binquet, Max-Blondat, Bottiau, Bourine, Garnier, Guenot, Hairon, Janniot, Jallot, Lalique, Malcles, Martel, Seguin, and more. Plate 13 listed as Hairon in Table of Contents reads Bouchard at bottom of plate. Foxing to Plate 27. Narrow area of fading along top and left edge of front cover. Back cover with abrasions, stains, areas of fading. La Sculpture Decorative Moderne 2nd Serie. French text. A Good plus copy.
Hardcover. Cantz, 1st, 1993, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 159 pages. Hardcover. Text in English and German. Illustrated with full color photographs. Exhibition catalog of Judd's work presented by the Stankowski Foundation. Slightest darkening to page edges. A clean, bright copy.
Hardcover. Boston, MA, Lee and Shepard, Publishers, Revised, 1879, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Collectible. 42 pages + 48 plates in b&w. Brown cloth, gilt title on front cover. Brown front endpaper cut clean and detached , but present. Edges worn and rubbed. Spine worn. Slight staining to back cover. A very well preserved copy.
Hardcover. New Haven, Yale University Press, 1st, 1971, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, Volume I: 558 pages. Cloth boards. Illustrated with black & white reproductions of works by Hogarth. Dust jacket quite worn along edges with some tape repair to small tears. Clean, tight copy. Volume II: 557 pages. Cloth boards. Illustrated with black & white reproductions of works by Hogarth. Fore edge shows slightest foxing. Dust jacket worn along edges with small tears and creases. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Philadelphia, Universityof Pennsylvania Press , 1st, 1989, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Near Fine, 411 pages, b&w illustrations. A guide to over 1,000 documents relating to the artist and his family. Like new in a dust jacket protected by a mylar cover.
Softcover. Seattle, University of Washington Press, 1st, 1990, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 140 pages. Includes foreword by Patricia B. Wolf, Introduction, Short biography of author, 95 full color plates, chronology, catalogue, selected bibliography. In very good condition, painting reproduced on front cover. Some scratching to covers, otherwise a tight, clean copy.
Hardcover. New Haven, CT, Yale Center for British Art, 1st, 2007, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 592 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. Very clean, unmarked copy with some minor wear to dust jacket edges. 499 color illustrations throughout. A remarkable series of lithographs by the Jewish Jamaican artist Isaac Mendes Belisario. Tight copy.
Hardcover. Oak Knoll Press, 3rd pr, November 1996, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 359 pages, b&w illustrations throughout. German text. Red covers w/ gilt lettering on spine. A very clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New Haven, Yale University Press, 1st, 1975, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Fair, 303 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated primarily in black & white - one section in full color. Bottom corner of page 275 wrinkled with short tear. Dust jacket worn. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, The Brook, 1st, 2005, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, The Brook is a private social club in Manhattan and this book catalogs the rarely seen American paintings that hang on it's walls. Mostly portraits, they are reproduced in color and feature artists like Benjamin West, Gilbert Stuart and Eastman Johnson. 111 pages, blue cloth covers with a gilt design and comes in a matching slipcase. All very good.
Hardcover. New York, Ameringer Yohe Fine Art, 2006, 1st, 2006, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 24 pages. Hardcover with no dust jacket. Wire ring binding. Clean, unmarked copy. Pamphlet laid in. Tight copy. Color images throughout.
London, Antique Collector's Club, 1st, 2005, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, SIGNED BY RHODES in gold marker on pink front end paper, 160 pages illustrated in color. Small bump to top of spine
Softcover. New York , 1931, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Very large format magazine (16 3/8" high, 12 3/8 " wide), 134 numbered pages but 100 plus pages of ads for art galleries and antigue dealers from all over the world. Color wraps with minor soil, overall very good