Hardcover. New York, Watson-Guptill Publications, 1st, 1979, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 88 pages. Tan cloth covers, black stamped titles, laminate dust jacket with color illustration, 32 full-page color plates, chronology. Light rubbing and edgewear to dust jacket, clean covers, pages crisp and unmarked; overall, a very clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Omaha, Nebraska, Center for Western Studies, Joslyn Art Museum, 1st, 1984, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalogue featuring art by Karl Bodmer dedicated to the American Western frontier and its exploration by the German Prince Maximilian of Wied. 103 pages with 69 illustrations, 34 of which are color plates. Very good condition, light rubbing on the covers, otherwise a very bright, clean copy.
NY, Viking Press, 1st, 1964, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 112 pages. Color, black & white cartoon art. Commentaries by Jane Clapperton. Intro. by Groucho Marx. Light wear to bottom of spine.
Hardcover. Ithaca, N.Y., Cornell University Press, 1st, 1969, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 308 pages. Green cloth covers, white dust jacket with color illustration, 4 full-page color plates, 66 b&w plates. Previous owner's inscription (John Wilmerding) to front endpaper, mild rubbing to dust jacket, neat ink underlining throughout page block; otherwise, a very neat, tight copy in great condition. 1967 newspaper article laid-in, titled "Illuminating a Period" by Hilton Kramer, on eight artists including Robert Henri.
Hardcover. NY , Watson-Guptill/Art Directors Club, 1st, 1975, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Unpaginated. Wonderful collection of advertising art and photography from 1974. B&W examples by Julian Allen, Jay Maisel, Brad Holland, Antonio, Seymour Chwast, Richard Hess, others. Illustrated boards with 3 small nicks to paper on cover..
Hardcover. New York , Harper & Row, 1st, 1962, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 248 pages 117 illustrations. Interviews with Josef Albers, Ivan Albright, Alexander Calder, Stuart Davis, Edwin Dickinson, Marcel Duchamp, Naum Gabo, Morris Graves, Hans Hofmann, Edward Hopper, Franz Kline, Jacques Lipchitz, Isamu Noguchi, Georgia O'Keeffe, Ben Shahn, David Smith and Mark Tobey. Dust jacket with edgewear, chipping.
Hardcover. Italy, Banca Nazionale del Lavoro, 1st, 1955, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Fair, 243 pages, with lots of color plates throughout and Italian text. Dust jacket edge wear and tear, with small chunks missing along spine top and back. The book itself is in very good condition, with clean pages and tight binding.
Hardcover. Boston, Massachusetts Historical Society, 1st, 1969, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: None, 131 pages, illustrated with b&w plates from the portrait painter's notebook. An important record of his itinerary and sittings. INSCRIBED BY ANDREW OLIVER TO JOHN WILMERDING, art historian and author in year of publication. Rust color cloth with gilt lettering. Lacks dust jacket. Like new condition.
Softcover. New York, Kennedy Galleries, 1st, 1983, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. Unpaginated, 70 illustrations, including 57 plates in color. Blue pictorial stiff wrappers. Light wear to edges and spine, and paperclip impressions to three pages. A nice, tight copy.
Paperback. Palo Alto CA, Coyne & Blanchard, 1st wraps, 1988, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Paperback. A collection of the year's best design. 260 pages, color, b&w illustrations. Previous owner's embossed stamp on cover otherwise like new condition.
Softcover. New York, The Museum of Modern Art, 1st, 1959, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 96 pages. Softcover with slight edgewear. Blue spine with black lettering. Very clean, unmarked copy. Black and white images throughout.
Softcover. Rutland, VT, Charles E. Tuttle Company, Reprint, 1969, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Near Fine, xii, 197 pages, illustrated throughout in b&w. Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Gray dust jacket, price clipped, with light wear to covers, else like new. In original publishers cardboard slip case.
Paperback. Palo Alto CA, Coyne & Blanchard, 1st wraps, 1985, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Paperback. A collection of the year's best commercial photography. 186 pages, color, b&w illustrations. Like new condition.
Softcover. Park Forest IL, Ken Pierce, 1st US, 1981, Softcover, 64 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. Many critics see the early years of the strip as a classic of adventure comic s
Hardcover. Harry N Abrams, 1st, 1991, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 231 pages. Exhibition book. 144 illustrations, 105 plates in full color. Green cloth cover, light wear. Dust jacket has some wear to edges and corners. A bright, clean copy.
Softcover. Richmond, VA, Virginia Women"s Cultural History Project, 1st, 1984, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. 167 pages, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Pictorial stiff wrappers. Light wear to edges and spine, slight dent to fore-edge, else a very nice, tight copy.
Softcover. New York, Hudson Hills, 1st, 1999, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 307 pages. Softcover. Extensive b&w and color illustrations throughout. Extensive documentation and notes throughout. Clean, unmarked copy with only minor wear to wrappers. Record # 468238
Hardcover. Kent, Volair Limited, 1st, 1978, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 331 pages. Hardcover in clamshell box. Foxing and degree of darkening to clamshell box. Limited to 10.000 copies - this being #1040. Black & white illustrations by Frederic Remington photographed from the original engravings. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Paris, Zodiaque, 1st, 1983, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 374 pages plus index. Color, b&w gravure photographs, plans of churches, cathedrals, abbeys and monasteries in England. Text in French. Ribbon marker.
Hardcover. London , White Brothers, Ltd. , 1st, 1988, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 345 pages, fourth volume in this series-- catalogue of the sale of Countess Estelle Doheny by Christie's of London; b&w and facsimile color photographs throughout. Red cloth cover with gilded titles on cover and spine. Gilded "Ex Libris Estelle Doheny" on reverse cover. Upper fore corners of boards slightly bumped. Interior tight and clean-- all plates intact. Prices realized list laid-in.
Hardcover. London, Thames and Hudson, 1st, 1965, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 447 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. Sun fading to spine. Clean, unmarked copy with wear to dust jacket edges. Black & white and color images throughout. Tight copy.
Hardcover. Munich, Prestel, 1st, 1995, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 144 pages, hardcover with dust jacket. With an essay by Marco Livingstone, and a foreword by Norman Rosenthal. Complete catalog of prints compiled by Richard Lloyd. Mild rubbing and edgewear to dust jacket. 297 illustrations, 81 in color. Unmarked. Bright and clean; a tight 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.
Softcover. San Francisco, Calif., 1st, 1986, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 240 pages, b&w and color illustrations. Light edge wear. Several pages w/ slightly bent corners, else a very clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Philadelphia PA, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1st, 1975, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 80 pages, 4 color, 45 b&w plates. Essays, bibliography. Paper wrappers, bump to corner otherwise very good.
Softcover. England, Curwin Press Ltd., 1st, 1963, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Books contains 206 black & white representations of Eric Gill work as an engraver on wood and metal. Light edgewear. Light staining on spine. Record # 408332
Hardcover. New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1st, 1923, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Non-paginated. Hardcover. Black & white caricatures of literary figures of the era (circa 1923). Darkening to cloth spine, light rubbing to cover corners. pages are clean, unmarked. No dust jacket.
Hardcover. New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1st, 1999, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 750 pages. Hardcover. Color and b/w illustrations throughout. Gilt title on spine. Super clean inside and out. In great shape. From the front flap: "...this book moves far beyond the bounds of conventional biography or art history. With extraordinary imaginative sympathy, Schama conjures up the world in which Rembrandt moved--its sounds, smells, and tastes as well as its politics; the influences on him of the wars of the Protestant United Provinces against Spain, of the extreme Calvanism of his native Leiden, of the demands of patrons and the ambitions of contemporaries; the importance of his beloved Saskia and, after her death (Rembrandt was later forced to sell her grave, so complete was his ruin), of his mistress Hendrickje Stoffels...".
Softcover. Philadelphia, John G. Johnson Collection, 1st, 1953, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 272 pages, with 288 reproductions of European paintings. Corner and spine edge wear and fade, crease on back cover, otherwise, very clean and tight copy.
Hardcover. Koln, M. Dumont Schauberg, 1st, 1963, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 39 pages of text followed by 40 color plates with facing text. Text in German. Folio. Red cloth, gilt titles to font and spine. Color pictorial dust jacket. Some edgewear and soiling to jacket, else a very neat, tight copy.
Hardcover. NY, Abrams, 1st, 1979, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 311 pages, 394 illustrations including 41 tipped-in color plates. Small previous owner's embossed mark on title page, otherwise like new in a bright dust jacket.
Softcover. London, National Gallery London, reprint, 1996, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 324 pages. Hardcover. Extensive color illustrations by Degas throughout. Gilt titles on spine. Includes extensive notes and bibliography. Clean, unmarked copy with only minor wear to dust jacket. Record # 468902
Softcover. Cincinnati, Cincinnati Art Museum, 1st, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 104 pages, b&w illustrations. Top left front corner slightly bent w/ small tear; else a very clean, tight copy.