Softcover. New York , NBM, 1st US, 2000, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcover, 64 pages illustrated in color by Giardino. Clean, bright copy. Vittorio Giardino's comic strip set during the Spanish Civil War features Max Friedman, a Swiss businessman and spy.
Hardcover. Cleveland OH, The Cleveland Museum of Art, 1st, 1983, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 292 pages, hardcover with dust jacket. A document of the history and aesthetics of the Japanese realist tradition. Moderate rubbing and edgewear to dust jacket, mostly to top edge. Fading to upper top edge of dust jacket. Light bumping to corners. Full color and black-and-white photos throughout. Unmarked. A tight copy.
Softcover. Hong Kong, Christie's Inc., 1st, 2003, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 204 pages, photographs throughout with English and Chinese text. Very slight corner and edge wear, otherwise, very clean and tight copy.
Hardcover. US, Scolar Pr, 1st, 1995-05-01, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 80 pages, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Light edgewear to dust jacket, else a clean, tight copy. Record # 462877
Softcover. Salem MA, Peabody Museum, 1st, 1959, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 32 pages, Currier and Ives Clipper Ship prints, b&w photographs of clippers, and paintings of clippers throughout, all in b&w.
Softcover. Chicago, IL, Art Institute of Chicago, 1st, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 32 pages. Exhibition catalog. White stapled covers with orange and black titles, introduction by Esther Sparks,15 b&w prints, Light wear to covers; a clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Park Forest IL, Ken Pierce, 1st US, 1982, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcover, 56 pages illustrated in b&w by Holdaway. Clean, bright copy. Modesty Blaise is a fictional character in a comic strip of the same name created by Peter O'Donnell (writer) and Jim Holdaway (art) in 1963. The strip follows the adventures of Modesty Blaise, an exceptional young woman with many talents and a criminal past, and her trusty sidekick Willie Garvin.
Softcover. Nashville, Tennessee Fine Arts Center, 1st, 1977, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Unpaginated, 60 works illustrated in color and b&w. Light rubbing to color wrappers otherwise very good.
Hardcover. New York, George Braziller, 1st, 1974, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 184 pages. Illustrated with full color plates. Dust jacket shows chipping and wrinkle creases along top edge and at spine - jacket now protected by clear plastic protective cover. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Newark, New Jersey, The Newark Museum, 1st, 1968, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 27 pages. Museum exhibition catalog, volume 10, no. 3&4 - new series. White stapled covers with b&w illustration, featured essay "American Indian Material" in the Newark Museum by Edward Hunter Ross, 23 b&w plates with descriptive captions. A clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Park Forest IL, Ken Pierce, 1st, 1982, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcover, 64 pages illustrated in b&w by Romero. Edited by Catherine Yronwode. From the British newspaper strip which ran in the London Daily Express starting in 1981. Color wrappers, clean, bright copy.
Softcover. New York, NY, The Brooklyn Museum, 1st, 1953, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, White stapled covers with color illustration and black titles, 74 b&w plates. Light wear and rubbing to covers; a clean, tight copy.
London/NY, Phaidon, 1st, 1953, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 200 pages, 280 illustrations including 9 tipped-in color plates. Catalogue raisonne. Hardcover very good in an edgeworn, chipped dust jacket.
Hardcover. New York, Baker & Scribner, 1st, 1846, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 257 pages. Includes biographical sketches of Thomas Crawford, Rembrandt Peale, James DeVeaux, John Trumball, Gilbert Charles Stuart, Benjamin West, Henry Inman, Washington Allston. Brown cloth covers with embossed decorative borders, gilt titles decorative illustration to spine and cover, green patterned endpapers, all edges gilt, 9 b&w tissue-protected engravings. Previous owner's pencil inscription to blank preview page, wear and rubbing to cover edges and spines, cloth covering partially detached from lower portion of spine, noticeable foxing to most pages. A rare book in good condition.
Softcover. Washington, DC, National Gallery of Art, 1st, 1971, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. 215 pages. 14 plates and over 160 B&W plates. Yellow and orange cover with wear to edges and slight soiling to back cover. Frontispiece. Overall, a clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Bibliotheque de l'Image, 1st, 1995, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 63 pages, French text with illustrations throughout. Cover edge and spine fade and previous owner's embossed stamp on title page, otherwise, very clean and tight copy.
Hardcover. Lincoln, Nebraska, University of Nebraska Press, 1st, 1971, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 317 pages. Complete bibliography records and describes approximately 3500 works, comprising all works published through 1966. Brown covers with white cloth spine, color illustrated dust jacket, 42 plates with 18 in full color. Light rubbing to dust jacket and wear to jacket edges, miild foxing and soiling to spine; otherwise a clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Philadelphia , Running Press, 1st, 1996, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 130 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. Minor sun fading to front of dust jacket, with slight wear to edges. Otherwise very clean, unmarked copy. Color images throughout. Tight copy. Record # 470886
Softcover. Newark, NEW JERSEY, The Newark Museum Association, 1st, 1958, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 20 pages. Volume 10 No. 1 of The Museum: New Series periodical. White staple cover with b&w illustrations and titles, b&w prints throughout. Focuses on four paintings: John Wollaston's 'Family Group', Thomas Cole's 'The Arch of Nero, William Williams' 'Imaginary Landscape' and G.P.A. Healy's 'The Arch of Titus'.
Hardcover. New York, Watson Guptill, 1st Ed., 1946, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Hardcover, black cloth stamped in 3 colors. 300 b&w illustrations, 24 in color. Profiles famous illustrators of the 1940s and includes their photo, examples of their work, a step-by-step demonstration of their working methods, and text written from interviews. Artists are: Constantin Alajalov, Boris Artzybasheff, John Atherton, Ernest Hamlin Baker, Walter Biggs, V. Bobri, Harrison Cady, Fred Cooper, Mario Cooper, Dean Cornwell, Gregory D'Alessio, Floyd Davis, Stevan Dohanos, Albert Dorne, Harvey Dunn, Carl Erickson, John Gannam, Glenn Grohe, George Giusti, Stuart Hay, Peter Helck, Earl Oliver Hurst, Walter Klett, Robert Lawson, Ervine Metzl, Wallace Morgan, William Oberhardt, Henry C. Pitz, George Price, Ray Prohaska, Robert Riggs, Leslie Ragan, Norman Rockwell, Martha Sawyers, Howard Scott, Amos Sewell, Donald Teague, Aldren A. Watson, Denys Wortman, and N. C. Wyeth. Top of spine has cloth frayed, rear edge of spine, previous owner's signature on front fly leaf otherwise clean. Record # 411900
Softcover. New York, The Whitney Museum of American Art, 1st, 1979, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition Catalog, 128 pages. Color and B&W plates throughout. Light edge wear and light soiling to wrapper. Some small amount of wrinkling to rear bottom left corner. Otherwise a tight and clean copy.
Softcover. Massachusetts, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1st, 1970, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 151 pages. Perfect binding, illustrated with 100 full color plates, introduction by Perry T. Rathbone, index of artists. Light rubbing to covers, crease to bottom front right corner from bending of cover; otherwise a very clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Giverny, Musee d'Art Americain, 1st, 1997, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 109 pages. Softcover. Text in French and English. Small museum stamp at top right corner of front endpaper. Full color illustrations. Degree of fading to spine. Clean, unmarked copy.
Softcover. New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, 1st, 1968, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcover, 5000 copies printed. Quarto, 11" tall, 110 pages with four-color and B&W plates throughout, stiff illustrated wraps. Catalogue from the exhibition of 1968. Included is an introductory essay and the 775 works on view, each annotated, and many pictured. With examples of pottery (glazed and unglazed), carved stone, textiles, gold figures, copper and more. Charts showing chronology/regions and eras/regions are helpful in understanding the types of arts and when/where they were created. 22 color and 71 b&w plates; map end papers. Clean. Record # 412431
Hardcover. Barcelona, Ediciones Danae, S. A., 1st, 1976, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 101 pages. INSCRIBED BY ROY SHIFRIN AT TOP RIGHT CORNER OF FRONT ENDPAPER. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Dust jacket with rubbing and a few short closed tears along top edge. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. New York, New York, Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, Inc., 1st, 1986, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. White covers, perfect binding, color illustration to front cover, essay by William C. Agee, 8 b&w figures, 30 full page color plates. Very faint rubbing to covers; otherwise catalog in great condition.
Softcover. Washington, DC, National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution, 1st, 1965, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 98 pages, b&w and color illustrations. Foxing, staining to wrappers. Light edge wear. Else pages clean and tight.
Softcover. Albany, NY, University of Albany, 1st, 1999, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 59 pages. Illustrated with color photographs throughout. Published to accompany exhibit at University of Albany, Sept. 26-Nov. 14, 1999. Limited to 1000. First 5 pages detached. Clean inside.