Hardcover. New York, Thames and Hudson, 1st US, 1990, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 212 pages. Gray cloth cover with blue embossed illustration of publisher's seal to front cover and blue lettering to spine, color illustrated dust jacket, 175 color plates - photography by Jurgen Karpinski, decorated endpapers. Very light wear to dust jacket; overall a clean, tight copy.
Softcover. New York, Metropolitan Museum Of Art, 1st, 1966, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 244 pages illustrated throughout in b&w. Brown pictorial wrappers with wear to spine and edges, and some tape residue to front cover from price-sticker. Overall a nice, clean copy.
Softcover. New York, Dover Publications, 1st, 2010, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 128 pages. Softcover. A very clean, unmarked copy with only minor edgewear. Heroes, villains, and damsels in distress abound in these richly colored, dramatic images from the Japanese equivalent of dime-store novels. These illustrations were selected from woodblock-printed covers and frontispiece illustrations from 64 popular books published in Osaka from 1898 through 1903. They include samurai and strong men, demons and detectives, courtesans, sumo wrestlers, and other vivid characters in scenarios ranging from romantic to grotesquely violent. Printed in the color woodblock method in use since the late eighteenth century, they provide a link between an ancient storytelling tradition and the beginning of mass-published popular literature.
Softcover. Bethel CT, Apple Comics, 1st, 1988, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcover, stapled comic book with color wraps, 28 pages illustrated in b&w by Lomax. Creator Don Lomax, a Vietnam War veteran, has entrenched his Vietnam Journal as one of the most realistic graphic representations of the Vietnam War. Recommended by The Military Book Club. Clean, bright copy.
Hardcover. Austin, Tx, University of Texas Press, 1st, 1992, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, xxv+192 pages. B&w illustrations throughout. Blue cloth, silver title to spine. Dark blue pictorial dust jacket, white title to black spine. Edge wear. A nice, clean copy.
Softcover. Philadelphia, PA, The Schwartz Gallery, 1st, 1993, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog with yellow and black covers, illustrated; minor rubbing and scratching. Staple wrappers tight, pages clean and crisp. Invitation to exhibition inside front cover. 49 color plates of paintings from various artists, in various styles, with text on each artist.
Hardcover. London, Gordon Fraser, 1st, 1974, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 160 pages. Full color and black & white examples of fine Victorian book design. Some light foxing to preliminary pages and to blue cloth cover. Clean, tight copy.
London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., 2nd pr., 1905, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 175 pages, green cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Translation from the German by Bosanquet with his notes and essay. Previous owner's signature on front fly leaf, otherwise clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, E. P. Dutton & Co, 1st, 1973, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 307 pages, 34 b&w illustrations. Tan cloth, gilt title to spine. Black pictorial dust jacket with minor wear. Overall a nice, clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Atlanta, GA, The High Museum of Art, 1st, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog with b/w covers; minor marking and rubbing. Staple wrappers. 22 b/w plates of American paintings in one collection. Introduction on collector's life and taste. Text on each artist accompanies plate. 24 pages. Tight, clean copy.
Softcover. Paris, Librairie de L'Art, unk, 1887, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 71 pages. Study of 17th century Dutch genre and portrait painter. Original paperback bound in marbled boards with cloth spine. Black & white illustrations. Cover has edgewear. Ex-library with usual markings and stamping. French text.
Hardcover. New York, Hispanic Society of America, 1st, 1930, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 360 pages. 168 black & white illustrations. Minor rubbing at top and bottom of spine. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Methuen, Inc, 1st, 1980, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 192 pages. b&w and color illustrations throughout. Works of Josiah Wedgwood, 1730-1795. 18th century English pottery. Cream cloth spine, gilt lettering, blue cover. Dust jacket edge wear. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Lewisburg, PA, Bucknell University, 1st, 1983, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog with glossy white covers, color plate on front; some rubbing, especially on front. Staple wrappers are tight, pages are clean and crisp. Previous owner sticker on very last page. 39 plates, 4 in color, of American portraiture in both painting and sculpture, from various artists. All work is recent but in numerous artistic styles. 57 items, by artist, listed at back. Text runs throughout and discusses some specific artists and portraiture in the 20th century U. S. 48 pages.
Softcover. New York, The Adirondack Museum, 1st, 1992, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 56 pages. 18 b&w and color illustrations throughout. Some staining to top edge. Minor soiling, wear to cover. Else a nice, clean copy.
Hardcover. Geneva, Skira, 1st, 1970, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 239 pages. Hardcover in slipcase. Features full color tipped-in plates, and black & white illustrations. Book with light fade to spine. Slipcase worn, with some areas of staining, rubbing to edges. Clean, tight copy. Requires additional postage for international order.
Softcover. Washington, D.C., Smithsonian Institution, 1st, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog with tan covers, b/w plate; minor marking. Previous owner inscription, small, on first page. Staple wrappers. 11 b/w plates of drawings, prints, and paintings with 66 items listed. Short introduction on the exhibition and particular collection. Tight, clean copy.
Paperback. NY, Franco Maria Ricci, 1st wraps, 1986, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Lavish Art magazine, color throughout. Articles on: A pictorial essay on Hanukkah lamps, 19th century academic painting featuring naked maidens, the Baths of Berzieei, Bologna School paintings of the 16th & 17th centuries.
Hardcover. Berlin, Brinkmann & Bose, reprint, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 179 pages, reproductions from the album of his wife with notes on the pictures in the back (in English, Italian and French) by Maurizio Fagiolo. Many photographs, reproductions of his art, programs and assorted ephemera. First published in Italy in 1975.
Softcover. New York, Associated American Artists, 1st, 1970, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Unpaginated. Compiled and edited by Sylvan Cole, Jr., 2 b&w frontispieces, 66 b&w plates, errata slip laid in. A clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. US, Watson-Guptill Pubns, 1st, 1992-01-01, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 272 pages, illustrations in color and b&w. Light shelf-wear to dust jacket, previous owner's signature on rear end paper. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Toronto , Dragon Lady Press, 1st, 1987, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcover, illustrated wrappers with staple binding. 70 pages, plus ads. Toth's reprint collection of all the b/w Bravo stories. Clean, very good.
Hardcover. New York, Hudson Hills Press, 1st, 1982, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 182 pages, 62 colorplates (including 9 gatefolds) and 150 illustrations in b&w and duotone. Monograph of Edward Ruscha, icon of the funky, laid-back world of Californian modern art. Yellow cloth, gilt lettering and unfortunate, but small ink-stains to spine. Pictorial dust jacket with light wear and some sunfading to spine. Overall a very neat, clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. NY, Museum of Modern Art, 1st, 1940, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 199 pages, hardcover with dust jacket. A retrospective of Mexican art; a collaboration between the Mexican government and the Museum of Modern Art. Moderate edgewear to dust jacket, most severe at top edge. Soiling to rear dust jacket flap. Soiling and foxing to all copy edges. 175 plates, including 20 in full color. A tight copy.
Hardcover. New Britain, Prestel Publishing, 1st, 1999, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Near Fine, 192 pages illustrated throughout with 91 plates, including 79 in full color. Collection catalog from New Britain Museum Of American Art, New Britain Connecticut. Green cloth, red pictorial dust jacket. Minor wear to upper edges, else like new.
Softcover. New York , Ira Spanierman Gallery, 1st, 1987, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. 88 pages, illustrated throughout with numerous plates in b&w and 19 plates in full color. French folded pictorial wrappers. Lovely copy. like new.
Softcover. London, Arts Council, 1st, 1971, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 111 pages, illustrated throughout. Exhibition at Hayward Gallery in London from 26 February to 18 April 1971. Minor edge wear and fade, otherwise, in very good condition.
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.
Hardcover. New York, Abbeville Press, 1st, 1982, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Large format hardcover, 256 pages. 338 illustrations, 113 in color. Bright, tight copy with very good dust jacket.
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
Hardcover. New York, Rizzoli, 1st, December 3, 1999, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Oversized. Minor wear to cover. Inside is bright and clean. Many color photographs and illustrations throughout. A nice copy.
Softcover. Paris, Galerie Denise Rene, 1st, 1968, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 12 pages (includes covers). Exhibition catalog - measures: 5.25"W X 7.5"L. Features 4 black & white plates with 4 loose transparent sheets with printed designs which with movement create Op Art effects. Some minor darkening, spotting along cover edges. Clean, unmarked interior pages.
Hardcover. New York , Harry Abrams, 1st, 2002, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Hardcover, 126 pages. Illustrated with 123 full color photos by Galembo. Text by Mark Alice Durant. Clean, bright dust jacket. Record # 502142
Paperback. U.S., Northland Press, 1st, 1976, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Oversized. From the eleventh annual exhibition at the Phoenix Art Museum, October 22 - November 21, 1976. Cover has some wear to edges and corners. Inside is bright and clean, with biographies of artists, b&w photographs and portraits, and color reproductions of artwork throughout. A nice copy.
Softcover. Washington, DC, Natl Gallery of Art, reprint , 1988, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 95 pages. 24 full color illustrations and extensive b&w illustrations. Clean, unmarked copy with only minor wear to wrappers.