Hardcover. New York, Random House, 1st, na, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 288 pages. Heavy tan cloth cover with white lettering to front and blue lettering to spine, color illustrated dust jacket, photography by Hans Namuth, includes art, biographical information about, and essays on eight American artists. Light wear to dust jacket; overall a very clean, tight copy. no date mentioned, presumed early 19070s
Berkeley, University of California Press, 1st CA pbk, 1968, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 434 pages, b&w photographs and illustrations. Light edge wear, rubbing to wrappers, creases to spine. Previous owner
Softcover. Riverview, Michigan, Harry H. and Edna Whitlow, 1st, unknown, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 52 pages. Collector's catalog. Stapled wrappers with color illustration, profusely illustrated with full-page photographic color plates, featuring over 600 glass works, introduction by collector, index. Rubbing and light creasing to wrappers, clean pages; overall, a very neat, tight copy.
Hardcover. San Antonio, Trinity University Press, 1st, 1977, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Fair, This volume pays special attention to West's paintings of religious subject matter. Included are b&w illustrations, early 19th century list of West's paintings, exhibitions, and sales records of his works, and a checklist of his major religious works. Well-bound in red cloth with gold gilt print on front cover. Transparent dust jacket with small tear in upper right-hand corner of front cover. Dust jacket shows some rubbing/scratching.
Paperback. Palo Alto, Commun. Arts, 1st wraps, 1900, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, A review of 40 years of graphic design: Doyle Dane Bernbach, Paul Rand, Pioneer profiles of designers, photographers & Illustrators. Color throughout. 244 pages, Paperback.
Softcover. Brunswick and Waterville, ME, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Colby College Museum of Art, 1st, 1985, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Unpaginated, staple-bound pamphlet. Exhibition catalog. Color illustrations throughout. Light soiling to covers. A little edge-wear. Good, unmarked copy.
Softcover. Athens, Georgia, University of Georgia, 1st, 1969, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. Bright pink stapled wrappers, purple tissue endpapers, essay by Katzen, 24 large b&w plates printed on black glossy papers, catalogue, biographical notes. Slight rubbing to wrappers, small white price sticker to bottom right corner of front cover, pages crisp and unmarked; a very neat, tight copy.
Hardcover. Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin & Co, 1st, 1882, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 478 pages. Previously owned by the Woodstock Library Association, with their original plates pasted on front end paper. Green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. In good condition for its age.
Softcover. New York, NY, Hirschl & Adler Galleries, 1st, 1999, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 144 pages. Exhibition catalog. Mostly color illustrations, with a few black-and-white illustrations. A little wear around corners and spine. Some scratches on covers. Bottom corner of pages lightly creased. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New Haven/New York, Yale University Press/Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1st, 2001, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 340 pages, 223 color, 92 b&w plates. Still in publisher's shrinkwrap.
Softcover. Cragsmoor, NY, Cragsmoor Free Library, 1st, 1982, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 36 pages, profusely illustrated in b&w and color. Includes introduction by Barbara Ball Buff. Works by artists depicting the area around the Shawangunk Mountains in New York. White staple colors, with full color illustration on front cover. In very good condition, no marks to pages. A small amount of foxing to spine, otherwise a neat catalog.
Hardcover. New York, Harry N. Abrams, 1st, 1984, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Near Fine, 256 pages. 330 illustrations, including 150 plates in full color. Black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Beautiful pictorial dust jacket. A very clean, tight and crisp copy. Like New.
Hardcover. Woodbridge, Suffolk, Antique Collectors Club Dist, rep, 1990, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 455 pages, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Clean, unmarked copy with only minor wear to dust jacket.
Hardcover. Philadelphia, Olympic Marketing Corp, 1st, June 1974, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 104 pages plus 126 b&w and color plates. Light foxing to front of dust jacket. Else a very clean, tight copy.
Softcover. New York, NY, Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., 1st, 1977, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog with green covers, color plate on front. Minor scratches and rubbing. Staple wrappers tight, pages clean and crisp. Various newspaper clippings on exhibition inside of front cover. 49 plates, 19 in color, of American folk art in painting, sculpture, and textile works. 63 works listed. 44 pages.
Hardcover. New York, Newsweek, rep, 1968, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 172 pages. 113 plates in full color. Green cloth, gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Pictorial dust jacket with sealed up tear to upper right corner and tiny tear to upper edge of spine. Edge wear. Nice, tight and clean copy.
Hardcover. New York, Random House, 1st, 1935, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, A collection of b&w cartoons from the pages of the New Yorker. Introduction by Lewis Mumford. Black cloth spine with cardboard covers worn at corners. About a dozen pages have an drawing perpetrated by the previous owner wedged into an open blank area.
Softcover. New York, NY, J.N. Bartfield Galleries, 1st, Unknown, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Catalog of works from one gallery. Fully illustrated covers, minor rubbing and occasional marks. Front cover is by O.C. Seltzer. Staple wrappers tight. Pages glossy, clean and crisp, with 47 plates of painting and sculpture on the American west, with 35 of those in color. No text. 32 pages.
Hardcover. Santa Fe, NM, School of American Research, 1st, 1978, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 260 pages. Color and b&w illustrations throughout. Cream cloth, slight staining to lower edge, green title to spine, green decoration to front cover. Green pictorial dust jacket with minor wear. A very nice, tight copy.
Softcover. Princeton University Press , reprint, 1974, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 261 pages, illustrated throughout in b&w. Previous owner's signature on front end paper and tiny chip missing from lower edge of spine, else a clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Norfolk, VA, The Chrysler Museum at Norfolk, 1st, 1975, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Catalog with white covers, minor rubbing and sunning; staple wrappers. 48 b/w plates, American painting, mainly portraits. Lengthy introduction on American naive painting. Clean, tight copy. 68 pages.
Hardcover. New York, M. Barrows & Company, Inc, 8th, 1966, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 128 pages, color frontispiece, b&w illustrations throughout. Maroon cloth, silver title to spine and silver decoration to front cover, spine slightly worn. Yellow pictorial dust jacket, price clipped, Light wear and small tears. previous owner's inscription on front fly leaf. Light foxing to top edge. Nice, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Harry N Abrams, 1st, 1980, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 618 pages, 1076 illustrations including 158 in color, 115 ground plans and elevations. White cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine, color label on front. Dust jacket has been covered with a hand-made decorative cloth cover, actually glued to the original wrapper. Otherwise a tight, clean copy. Heavy (8 pounds) book.
Softcover. New York, Chapellier Galleries, 1st, 1972, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Unpaginated, numerous color and b&w illustrations throughout. Pictorial stiff wrappers with light wear to edges and spine, else a very nice tight, clean copy.
Paperback. New York, Allworth, 1st wraps, 2000, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 265 pages. Paperback. Black & white illustrations. A collection of interviews and essays by 30 leading illustrators on their craft.
Softcover. Philadelphia, PA, Frank S. Schwartz & Son, 1st, 1980, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog with white covers, color plates on front and back. Very minor rubbing. Staple wrappers tight, pages clean and crisp. 37 plates, 9 in color including covers, of various styles of paintings from various artists, with a focus on landscape and still-life. Text on each artist with each plate.
Softcover. New York, American Federation of Arts, 1st, 1980, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 204 pages, includes catalog and index, reproductions of Boston paintings from 1720-1920. Illustrated in b&w with some plates in color. Very good, clean copy. The color is scratched away in a small place on the outside edge of the front cover. Small dent on back cover.
Hardcover. San Francisco, Scrimshaw Press, 1st, 1975, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 150 pages, color illustrated throughout by Crumb. Completed over a six month period when the artist was 19 years old in 1963. It was a love story created for Dana, his first wife. In his short introduction, Crumb says he's a little embarrassed by it. Nonetheless, an early landmark effort by the graphic artist. Super clean and bight. Record # 406689
Softcover. Doylestown, PA, The Bucks County Historical Society, 1st, 1972, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, White and red cover; slight rubbing. Staple wrappers. Numerous b/w plates of ceramic pieces and line drawings. Text on history and the tools and processes used. 20 pages. Tight, clean copy.
Softcover. Baltimore, Maryland, Maryland Historical Society, rep, 1975, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Catalogue to accompany an exhibition of paintings by the Peale family by the Maryland Historical Society. 187 pages with illustrated (black/white) entries for 11 artists. Book is in good condition, some light wear to the spine, front cover somewhat bent.
Hardcover. New York, Abrams, 1st, 2007, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 224 pages. Hardcover. INSCRIBED BY DUNAY ON PRELIMINARY PAGE. Illustrated with full color photographs. Light wear to dust jacket. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. New York, Phillips, 1st, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Non-Paginated. Softcover. Phillips auction catalog - Sale Number 373 - May 2, 1981. Catalog measures: 9" X 12". Full color examples of posters for sale at auction. Light wear. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Buffalo, NY, Buffalo State College Foundation, 1st, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog with tan covers, gilt gold title; very minor rubbing and sunning. Staple wrappers tight, pages clean and crisp, very slightly sunned at edges. Loose leaf page of corrections to catalog inside front cover. 45 b/w plates of portraits, in painting and sculpture, by various artists. 143 items listed. Brief text on each item describing significance or providing information on the artist. Introduction on the exhibition. 37 pages.