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Antoine Predock: Houses, PREDOCK, Antoine
121 PREDOCK, Antoine Antoine Predock: Houses
80878 New York Rizzoli International, Inc. 2000 0847822591 / 9780847822591 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
A selection of 12 houses designed by noted architect Antoine Predock and situated in the United States. Mr. Predock's homes are known for being in balance with their natural settings. Descriptions of the homes are accompanied by black & white and color photos, as well as a few drawings. Edited by Brad Collins. --- In white paper-covered boards with blindstamped cover titling, grey spine titling. Jacket with color photos of Predock's homes on front, back and on flaps. --- A clean, bright, unmarked copy lacking notable damages. Jacket with small creases to edges and strips of faint yellowing to edges, else nice and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); 197, (10) pages 
Price: 24.00 USD
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The Complete Drawing Book, PROBYN, Peter
122 PROBYN, Peter The Complete Drawing Book
77695 New York Watson-Guptill Publications 1970 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
Book club edition. From the jacket flap: a '...comprehensive guide to the techniques of drawing covers the subjects and drawing media which every artist, student and serious amateur wants to master.' A reprint edition of a work first published in Britain by Studio Vista. With over 900 explanatory diagrams. --- In olive paper-covered boards with titling in white on spine. Jacket with examples of various drawings. --- A bright, clean, unmarked copy. Jacket with small chips and tears along edges; is otherwise in good shape. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 414 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Schools and Masters of Painting; With an Appendix on the Principle Galleries of Europe, Radcliffe, A. G.
123 Radcliffe, A. G. Schools and Masters of Painting; With an Appendix on the Principle Galleries of Europe
73732 New York D. Appleton & Company 1900 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Stated 5th edition of work first published in1876. In full grey-blue cloth-covered boards with gilt and blue decorations and lettering on cover and spine. Some smudges on cover; interior a bit loose but intact. With previous owner's printed name in ink on fly page, otherwise lacking markings. This work describes in some detail the artists and their lives and benefactors. With numerous engravings, most of which recreate famed paintings covered in the book. The appendix has detail about the works hanging at major European galleries. Covers the period from the ancients through the 19th century. A handsome work and a must for the student of European paintings and painters. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 616, (6, ads) pages 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Impressionists on the Seine: A Celebration of Renoir's Luncheon of the Boating Party, RATHBONE, Eliza E.; ROTHKOPF, Katherine; BRETTELL, Richard R.; MOFFETT, Charles S. (essays)
124 RATHBONE, Eliza E.; ROTHKOPF, Katherine; BRETTELL, Richard R.; MOFFETT, Charles S. (essays) Impressionists on the Seine: A Celebration of Renoir's Luncheon of the Boating Party
78841 Washington, D. C. Counterpoint 1996 188717821X / 9781887178211 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
A companion volume to the exhibition "A Celebration of Renoir's 'Luncheon of the Boating Party'" of 1996-1997, organized by the Phillips Collection of Washington. Includes 173 illustrations, 84 of which are in full color. Featuring French impressionist artists Renoir, Monet, Manet, Sisley, Pissarro, Morisot, and Caillebotte. --- In full navy cloth-covered boards with titling gilt-stamped on cover and spine. Jacket features Renoir's "Boating Party" on the cover. --- With gift inscription and sticker removal damage to front free endpaper, else a clean, bright copy. Dust jacket bears original $55/$77 flap prices; is in excellent condition but with a little rubbing & bubbling of clear plastic skin on back.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 264 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Figure Painting In Watercolor: Figure Demonstrations in Full Color/Step-by-Step Illustrated Projects, REID, Charles
125 REID, Charles Figure Painting In Watercolor: Figure Demonstrations in Full Color/Step-by-Step Illustrated Projects
80967 New York Watson-Guptill Publications 1982 0823017109 / 9780823017102 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Sixth printing of this guide to painting the human figure (both nude and clothed) in watercolor. With over 170 illustrations, 56 of which are in color. --- In full brown cloth-covered boards with titling gilt-stamped on cover and spine. Jacket with representative paintings on covers. --- A bright, newish copy lacking noticeable damages. Unclipped jacket with 2-inch front cover tear, is otherwise clean and bright, protected in removable mylar wrapper.; Oblong Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 158 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Frederic Remington: Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture in the Amon Carter Museum and the Sid W. Richardson Foundation Collections, REMINGTON, Frederic (art); HASSRICK, Peter H. (text)
126 REMINGTON, Frederic (art); HASSRICK, Peter H. (text) Frederic Remington: Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture in the Amon Carter Museum and the Sid W. Richardson Foundation Collections
77749 New York Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1973 0810904446 / 9780810904446 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
The incredible western art by Frederic Remington (1861-1909) is presented here. With 94 illustrations, 60 of which are in full color. With a foreword by Ruth Carter Johnson. --- In cream half cloth over brown paper-covered boards with horse and rider image gilt-stamped on cover, gilt-stamped titling on spine. Jacket cover w/cowboy and Indian battle painting on cover. --- With 2 bumped corners, else a clean, firm, bright copy. Jacket with tear at head of spine, is otherwise in good shape. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 218 pages 
Price: 32.50 USD
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127 Rewald, John Paul Cezanne, a Biography
71721 New York Schocken Books 1968 Trade Paper Fair with no dust jacket 
Good copy but for 2" straight cut in cover and first few pages; otherwise in dandy cond w/ many b&w illustrations & reproductions. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Ghosts in Irish Houses, REYNOLDS, James
128 REYNOLDS, James Ghosts in Irish Houses
80356 New York Bonanza Books 1947 Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
A selection of twenty-two tales of the macabre from Ireland, retold here by painter and traveler James Reynolds. Mr. Reynolds' stories are accompanied by his striking color and black and white illustrations. --- In full green cloth-covered boards with titling in darker green on spine. Jacket with a Reynolds drawing of a spooky-looking mansion. --- A clean, firm copy. Dust jacket with plenty of chipping and tears along edges, protected in removable mylar wrapper.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall) ; xix, 283 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Kenzo Tange   (Twentieth-Century Masters series), RIANI, Paolo
129 RIANI, Paolo Kenzo Tange (Twentieth-Century Masters series)
81024 London The Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited 1970 0600353028 / 9780600353027 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A profile of the designs and finished works of the noted Japanese architect Kenzo Tange (1913-2005). With a section of color plates depicting some of his more notable projects; as well as other images in black & white. An entry in publisher's "Twentieth-Century Masters" series. --- In full black paper-covered boards with titling stamped in silver to cover and spine. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With small tear to front cover fore-edge, minor soiling to covers and with slight soiling to edges of front free endpaper, else a bright, clean, unmarked copy.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 96 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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Art of the Byzantine Era, RICE, David Talbot
130 RICE, David Talbot Art of the Byzantine Era
75362 New York Frederick A. Praeger, Publishers 1963 Trade Paper Very Good with no dust jacket 
A guide, with numerous b&w and color photos; as well as maps of the Eastern Mediterranean. In nice shape, though pages are slightly yellowed and covers rubbed. Textblock firm. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 286 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Un-Private House, RILEY, Terence (chief curator)
131 RILEY, Terence (chief curator) The Un-Private House
80885 New York The Museum of Modern Art 1999 0870700979 / 9780870700972 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A portfolio of 26 houses, designed by contemporary architects and all with open, loft-style spaces with flexible interiors. This work serves as a catalog of these houses, the architecture of which were displayed at the Museum of Modern Art in New York in 1999. --- This quality softcover edition in stiff wraps with 270 illustrations, 99 of which are in color. --- With prior owner's mark and inked name, along with slight rubbing to covers, else a clean, bright, newish copy.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); 152 pages 
Price: 13.50 USD
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Albert Bierstadt, ROBOTHAM, Tom
132 ROBOTHAM, Tom Albert Bierstadt
77750 New York Crescent Books 1993 0517086581 / 9780517086582 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Many of the stunning landscapes of Albert Bierstadt are displayed here in 87 illustrations, 73 of which are in full color. The author has also presented aspects of the life of Mr. Bierstadt. --- In full textured black paper-covered boards. Jacket with paintings of Yosemite Falls and Westphalia landscape on covers. --- A clean, bright, firm copy lacking obvious damages. Jacket with superficial scratches & rubbing; otherwise very nice. ; American Art Series; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 112 pages 
Price: 60.00 USD
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50 Norman Rockwell Favorites, ROCKWELL, Norman
133 ROCKWELL, Norman 50 Norman Rockwell Favorites
80989 New York Crown Publishers, Inc. 1977 0517233584 / 9780517233580 Softcover Very Good+ 
A selection of 50 color paintings by the great American painter and illustrator in this oversize volume. The book measures 12 in. wide x 15 in. tall. Each painting accompanied by description of the work, with details on how Rockwell approached the task. --- In softcover, with representative Rockwell art on front and back covers. Outer skin of covers in clear flexible plastic, which may not have been applied by the publisher. --- A clean, bright, unmarked copy though with a hint of soiling to covers. (Due to the size of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 104 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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Norman Rockwell: A Sixty Year Retrospective, ROCKWELL, Norman; BUECHNER, Thomas S. (text)
134 ROCKWELL, Norman; BUECHNER, Thomas S. (text) Norman Rockwell: A Sixty Year Retrospective
77686 New York Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1972 0810920492 / 9780810920491 Trade Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
A nice collection of Mr. Rockwell's art in this large format (9 in. wide x 11.75 in. tall) softcover. With numerous color and b&w illustrations, as part of the exhibition organized by Bernard Danenberg Galleries of New York. With text by Thomas Buechner. --- Good only: textblock partially separated from cover at spine area, top strip on front free endpaper has been cut off, and with considerable cover soiling and some creasing to leaves; otherwise a firm, intact copy. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 157 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Norman Rockwell: 332 Magazine Covers, ROCKWELL, Norman; FINCH, Christopher
135 ROCKWELL, Norman; FINCH, Christopher Norman Rockwell: 332 Magazine Covers
79407 New York Artabras Publishers 1990 0896600009 / 9780896600003 Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket 
Stated tenth printing. This gigantic volume presents the best of the much-admired artwork of Mr. Rockwell. Covers from popular American magazines, principally the Saturday Evening Post, are reproduced here in vivid color, and published on quality papers. With explanatory information scattered throughout by the Christopher Finch. --- This is a very large (12 in. wide x 15-1/4 in. tall), heavy volume (nearly 10 lbs.), consequently extra shipping charges may be requested. In full red textured paper-covered boards with one of Mr. Rockwell's depictions blindstamped on cover; titling in gilt on spine. Jacket with a recognizable color image by the artist. --- With chewing to a small spot on the lower cover & jacket corner and light jacket soiling & creasing; otherwise a firm, unmarked copy.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 455 pages 
Price: 49.00 USD
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The Art of the Old West:  From the Collection of the Gilcrease Institute [Tulsa], ROSSI, Paul A.; HUNT., David C. (selection and text)
136 ROSSI, Paul A.; HUNT., David C. (selection and text) The Art of the Old West: From the Collection of the Gilcrease Institute [Tulsa]
79581 New York Promontory Press 1981 0883940450 / 9780883940457 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
A selection of paintings & sculpture from the collection of the Gilcrease Institute of Tulsa, Oklahoma. With nearly 300 plates, 134 in full color. Includes art from Remington, Russell, Miller, Moran, Leigh, Catlin and many others. Arranged chronologically from early history to more modern cowboy days, and with a guide and brief biographical sketch of the artists at rear of volume. Selected, and with accompanying text by Paul A. Rossi and David C. Hunt. --- In cream textured paper-covered boards with brown spine titling. Jacket with wrap-around color reproduction of Charles M. Russell's "The Buffalo Hunt". --- With bumped top corners (resulting in creases to several corners of leaves) else a clean, firm, bright copy. Unclipped jacket with a tape-repaired tear to lower back edge, a little rubbing and very slight edge chafing, otherwise bright. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 336 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Sesame and Lilies: Three Lectures, RUSKIN, John
137 RUSKIN, John Sesame and Lilies: Three Lectures
80827 Chicago A. C. McClurg and Company 1890 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A selection of three lectures by the influential 19th Century English art critic. Includes his: "Of Kings' Treasuries", "Of Queens' Gardens" and "Of the Mystery of Life". --- A compact volume, in blue cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations stamped in gilt on cover and spine. Top edge gilt, lacks a dust jacket. --- With prior owner's dated signature to front free endpaper, foxing to endpapers, rounded cover corners, otherwise a clean, firm copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall) ; 237 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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The Crown of Wild Olive, RUSKIN, John
138 RUSKIN, John The Crown of Wild Olive
80913 Philadelphia Henry Altemus 1895 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A selection of four lectures by the influential 19th Century English art critic. Includes his: "Work", "Traffic", "War" and "The Future of England". Appendix offers his "Notes on the Political Economy of Prussia". With an introduction by the author. Includes a couple of black & white illustrations and frontis photographic portrait of the author. --- A compact volume, in floral patterned cloth-covered boards backed in cloth with elaborate gilt patterns. Top edge gilt, lacks a dust jacket. --- With prior owner's signature to front paste-down, a little scuffing & rubbing to covers, otherwise a clean, firm copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall) ; 199 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Little Masterpieces: John Ruskin, [Representative Writings], RUSKIN, John (author); PERRY, Bliss (editor)
139 RUSKIN, John (author); PERRY, Bliss (editor) Little Masterpieces: John Ruskin, [Representative Writings]
79442 New York Doubleday & McClure Co. 1901 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A 1901 edition in this collection of representative writings by the accomplished 19th Century English artist, art critic, travel writer, philosopher and general man of letters. Includes his: "The Two Boyhoods", "The Mountain Gloom", "The Mountain Glory" and "Venice" among others. With tissue-guarded black and white frontis portrait of the author, as well as a brief introduction by editor Bliss Perry. An entry in the publisher's "Little Masterpieces" series of noted works in compact size. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations in gilt on spine; publisher's blindstamped vignette to front cover. Lacks a dust jacket (likely as issued). --- The spine has darkened and gilt titling could be brighter, otherwise a sound, attractive copy.; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; xi, 191 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Good Medicine: The Illustrated Letters of Charles M. Russell, RUSSELL, Charles M.
140 RUSSELL, Charles M. Good Medicine: The Illustrated Letters of Charles M. Russell
79478 Garden City, New York Doubleday & Company, Inc. [c.1940s-1963] Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A trade edition offering reproductions of letters by the great Charles M. Russell, written both by hand and typewritten, and illustrated by him. Drawings are in color and b&w, on pastel yellow backgrounds. With Russell paintings at frontis and endpapers. With an introduction by Will Rogers and a biographical note by Nancy C. Russell, widow of Mr. Russell. This edition followed the limited edition of 134 copies. --- In tan cloth-covered boards with dark brown steer skull image stamped on cover and spine, titling in brown on spine. Volume bears 1929 date, but likely published c.1940s-1963. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With light soiling to covers, moderately rounded tips and gift inscription to front free endpaper, otherwise a clean, bright copy.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 162 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Charles M. Russell:  Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture in the Amon G. Carter Museum, RUSSELL, Charles M. (art); RENNER, Frederic G. (text)
141 RUSSELL, Charles M. (art); RENNER, Frederic G. (text) Charles M. Russell: Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture in the Amon G. Carter Museum
81084 New York Abradale Press / Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1974 0810980622 / 9780810980624 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
1984 revised edition of a collection of some of the fabulous works of Western art by Charles M. Russell housed in the Amon Carter Museum of Western Art in Fort Worth. Nearly 250 illustrations, 80 of which are in full color (and some of which fold out) depicting Russell's paintings, sculpture, drawings and memorabilia. With foreword by Ruth Carter Johnson, daughter of Amon G. Carter. --- Charles M. Russell (1864-1964) was a prolific painter of western scenes, most notably in Montana, Alberta, Wyoming and the Dakotas. He also was an accomplished sculptor, and enjoyed sending illustrated letters to friends, a few examples of which are in this hefty work. --- In brown cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket cover with painting of Indian warrior. --- The book has been dropped, resulting in bumped cover and leaf corners, else a bright, firm copy lacking additional damages worthy of mention. Unclipped jacket with back cover creases and a little soiling; else bright and intact.; Oblong Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 296 pages 
Price: 30.50 USD
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Origami  Japanese paper-folding, Book One, SAKADE, Florence
142 SAKADE, Florence Origami Japanese paper-folding, Book One
74778 Rutland, Vermont, Charles E. Tuttle Co 1959 Soft Cover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stated Fifth printing, 1959. With step-by-step instructions, with diagrams to aid in the process. Includes several folded pieces of colored paper which a previous owner likely used to practice. In nice shape.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Samaras Pastels: Denver Art Museum, October 3-December 27, 1981, SAMARAS, Lucas
143 SAMARAS, Lucas Samaras Pastels: Denver Art Museum, October 3-December 27, 1981
80963 Denver Denver Art Museum 1981 0914738224 / 9780914738220 Softcover Good with no dust jacket 
A catalog of pastels by Lucas Samaras as displayed at the Denver Art Museum in 1981. Though the artist has worked in a wide variety of media, this exhibition consisted entirely of his pastels. With about 95 full-page color images of his work. Includes a foreword by Thomas N. Maytham, an introduction by curator Dianne P. Vanderlip and an essay on Lucas Samaras by Peter Schjeldahl. --- In stiff wraps with representative Samaras pastel on front cover in color. --- The binding's glues have become brittle, allowing some leaves to detach from the covers. They have been re-glued prior to this listing; binding remains brittle but book is intact.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 112 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Die Kunst Afrikas (The Art of Africa in German language), SCHMALENBACH, Werner
144 SCHMALENBACH, Werner Die Kunst Afrikas (The Art of Africa in German language)
81218 Berlin Deutsche Buch-Gemeinschaft 1960 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
In this German language work, traditional art of Africa is displayed and described. With 131 black & white and 16 color illustrations. --- In pale yellow paper-covered boards backed in black paper; with image of native artifact in black on cover; spine titling in gilt. Volume lacks a dust jacket. --- With slight soiling to covers, mildly bumped lower cover corners and somewhat toned leaves, else a clean, firm, sound copy.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 176 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Birds of Prey, SCHOLZ, Floyd (text); MERRICK, Tad (photos)
145 SCHOLZ, Floyd (text); MERRICK, Tad (photos) Birds of Prey
80805 Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania Stackpole Books 1993 0811702421 / 9780811702423 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Third printing. Designed with the wildlife artist in mind, this work features dozens of highly detailed photographs of raptors; as well as detailed drawings for use by the artist or carver. Text and species profile drawings by Floyd Scholz; most photos by Tad Merrick. --- In full textured paper-covered boards with titling gilt-stamped on cover and spine. Published on high-quality glossy papers. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With chafing to cover edges; otherwise an unmarked, solid, sound copy.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); xiii, 318 pages 
Price: 34.00 USD
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Morning Flight: A Book of Wildfowl, SCOTT, Peter (text and art)
146 SCOTT, Peter (text and art) Morning Flight: A Book of Wildfowl
78499 London Country Life Limited 1944 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stated seventh impression, May, 1944. Author and artist Peter Scott provides this memoir of his experiences in England observing waterfowl. Includes 16 full-page color plates and 46 full-page black & white plates depicting Mr. Scott's paintings. The author provides a rich commentary on the natural history of England. --- In light blue full cloth-covered boards w/gilt-stamped titling on spine and cover. Lacks a dust jacket. --- Prior owner's signatures on front paste-down, half-title and title pages. With mildly bumped cover corners, torn-out blank endpaper and a bit of yellowing to interior leaves; otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; xiii, 138 pages 
Price: 35.50 USD
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Wild Chorus, SCOTT, Peter (text and art)
147 SCOTT, Peter (text and art) Wild Chorus
78876 London Country Life Limited 1949 Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
1949 reprint edition of a work which first appeared in a signed, limited edition in 1938. Author and artist Peter Scott supplies insights from his travels in England, Hungary, Roumania and Persia observing waterfowl. Includes 20 color plates and 48 sepia plates depicting Mr. Scott's paintings; also with numerous b&w drawings. --- In teal full cloth-covered boards w/gilt-stamped titling on spine and cover. Jacket features painting of waterfowl taking wing at first light (or sunset). --- Prior owner's signatures over gift inscription on front free endpaper, textblock fore-edge and title page. With mild chafing to covers; otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy. Fair-only price-clipped dust jacket with chipping and tears along edges; in removable mylar protector.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; x, 119 pages 
Price: 34.00 USD
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Unsere schöne Welt: ein Bilderbuch für fortschrittliche Leute (Our Beautiful World: A Picture Book for Advanced People; in German language), SEMPÉ, Jean Jacques
148 SEMPÉ, Jean Jacques Unsere schöne Welt: ein Bilderbuch für fortschrittliche Leute (Our Beautiful World: A Picture Book for Advanced People; in German language)
80376 Zürich Duigenes Verlag 1975 3257009461 / 9783257009460 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
A German-language work featuring the humorous black and white drawings of the noted French cartoonist Jean-Jacques Sempé. The cartoons, when captioned, are in German language. With a foreword by François Bundy. --- In red paper-covered boards with white titling on spine. Endpapers with color Sempé drawings. Jacket with Sempé drawing of a city street scene. --- A clean, sound hardcover copy but with rubbing to edges of covers. Dust jacket with chipping and tears along edges (some tape-repaired), otherwise bright and intact.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); 255 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Donald Judd, SEROTA, Nicolas (contributor and editor)
149 SEROTA, Nicolas (contributor and editor) Donald Judd
80879 New York D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, Inc. 2004 1891024892 / 9781891024894 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
A selection of American sculptor Donald Judd's work is presented here, along with aspects of his life, in color photos. The artist's Minimalist works are often comprised of shapes or boxes and made of varying materials such as copper, wood, steel, etc. and many are painted in vivid colors. This work serves as a catalog of Judd's works which were displayed at the Tate in London. Includes biographical and explanatory articles by Rudi Fuchs, Richard Shiff, David Batchelor, David Raskin, Donald Judd, and by Nicholas Serota, who edited this work. Includes chronology of Judd's life and index at rear of volume. --- In full gold cloth-covered boards with red spine titling. Jacket with color photo showing detail of a Judd copper and wood work. --- An about Fine copy: clean, bright and unmarked. Jacket with slight curling to edges & with faint scratches; otherwise in top shape and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 284 pages 
Price: 255.00 USD
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A Light in the Attic, SILVERSTEIN, Shel
150 SILVERSTEIN, Shel A Light in the Attic
71413 New York Harper & Row 1981 0060256737 / 9780060256739 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A nice copy of poet's work; w/ line drawings throughout. In full grey cloth covers w/tiny stain back. No DJ. Interior clean and unmarked. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 176 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Animal & Bird Painting: The Outlook and Technique of the Artist, SIMPSON, Charles
151 SIMPSON, Charles Animal & Bird Painting: The Outlook and Technique of the Artist
72646 New York/London Charles Scribner's Sons/B.T. Batsford Ltd. 1939 Hardcover Very Good- in Good dust jacket 
Noted painter and art critic's work is intended to help the painter capture images of commonly found animals and birds. With many illustrations by the author; as well as reproductions of famous paintings. --- In full blue cloth covers with titling in blue on cover & spine; publisher's navy topstain. Jacket with painting of waterfowl taking flight. --- Clean, bright and unmarked interior but with bumped cover corners. Dust jacket chipped at edges; large chunk missing top edge; and in removable mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 136 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17th Century Flemish Painting, SIP, Jaromir; BLAZICEK, O. J. (editors)
152 SIP, Jaromir; BLAZICEK, O. J. (editors) 17th Century Flemish Painting
81211 London Spring Books 1963 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
The 17th century saw a tremendous output of paintings from Flemish artists such as Rubens, Teniers and van Dyck. Many of them are presented here on 64 full color plates, along with captions on the opposite page by the editors. Most paintings from the Prague National Gallery collection. Text rendered into English (presumably from the Czech) by Ota Vojtisek. Edited and with an introduction by Jaromior Sip and O. J. Blazicek. --- In yellow cloth-covered boards with vertical rules in blue and gilt-stamped spiral design on cover; spine titling in blue. Jacket with representative color photos of the paintings inside. --- With light soiling and rubbing to covers and small spots on front endpapers, else a clean, firm copy. Dust jacket with chipping and small tears along edges, is bright and intact, though the clear outer plastic skin is starting to separate from the underlying paper.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); xviii, (128) pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Fine Bird Books, 1700-1900, SITWELL, Sacheverell; BUCHANAN, Handasyde; FISHER, James
153 SITWELL, Sacheverell; BUCHANAN, Handasyde; FISHER, James Fine Bird Books, 1700-1900
74020 New York The Atlantic Monthly Press 1990 0871132850 / 9780871132857 BCE Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Book club edition. In full navy cloth-covered boards and titling in gilt on spine. With numerous full-color plates taken from some of the finest representations of bird art to have been published during the span of time covered by this volume. Includes descriptive bibliographies of these books as well as the birds themselves. With peach-colored dust jacket which has sunned on front and spine to a pink tone; and with toucan illustration on the front and spoonbill on the back. With faint smudges, front free endpaper, else clean and bright interior. In removable mylar protector. A gorgeous representation of birds and bird art. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 180 pages 
Price: 38.00 USD
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Barbizon Days  Millet, Corot, Rousseau, Barye, SMITH, Charles Sprague
154 SMITH, Charles Sprague Barbizon Days Millet, Corot, Rousseau, Barye
73582 New York A. Wessels Co 1902 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
In full dark green cloth-covered boards with gilt and green decorations and lettering on cover and spine. With numerous captioned, tissue-protected black & white photos of the environs of the Barbizon area and of some of the work of the artists described here. Top edge gilt, with deckled fore- and bottom edges. Covers with minor edgewear and one bumped corner. Some interior pages are loose, but textblock is mostly firm. Interior pages clean and bright. The Barbizon School of painters in France was a communal haven for artists. This work recounts a summer spent in the areas once frequented by Jean-Francois Millet, Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, Theodore Rousseau and Antoine Louis Barye. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 232 pages 
Price: 33.00 USD
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Concepts of Modern Art, STANGOS, Nikos (editor)
155 STANGOS, Nikos (editor) Concepts of Modern Art
80875 London Thames and Hudson 1981 0500201862 / 9780500201862 Trade Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
The editor presents writings on various genres of modern art by a variety of authors. A revised and enlarged edition of this entry in publisher's "World of Art" series. With 123 illustrations. --- With repeating René Magritte painting on cover. Prior owner's mark to inside of front cover, else a clean, firm copy.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 384 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Now We'll Try Oils, STANILAND, L. N.
156 STANILAND, L. N. Now We'll Try Oils
80958 New York Studio Publications, Inc., in association with Thomas Y. Crowell Company 1950 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
This guide to oil painting is intended for the beginner. With advice on how to get started, equipment needed and basic techniques. A former U. S. Navy library item, with de-accession information. --- In dark brown cloth-covered boards. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- An oily substance has stained the top edge of most leaves and the front cover; spine titling is unreadable. Interior is intact, though with a partial split near front of the book.; Ex-Library; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 76 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Looking at Liberty, STEVENSON, Harvey
157 STEVENSON, Harvey Looking at Liberty
77606 Harpercollins Publishers 2003 0060001003 / 9780060001001 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Stated first edition. The story of the donation by France of the Statue of Liberty in New York harbor. Illustrated with paintings by the author on all pages. Intended for readers age 4-7. A bright, clean, firm copy lacking obvious damages, in similar jacket.; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Aviation Art of World War II, STILLWELL, Paul; KITCHENS, James H.; MURRAY, G.E. Patrick
158 STILLWELL, Paul; KITCHENS, James H.; MURRAY, G.E. Patrick Aviation Art of World War II
77788 New York Metro Books 2008 1435110196 / 9781435110199 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page of this compilation edition of three previously published volumes: 'Flying Aces', 'Bomber Missions' and 'Carrier War'. This hefty volume with over 200 dramatic paintings by noted artists, including Robert Bailey, Stan Stokes, Robert Taylor, Jim Dietz, Keith Ferris and Roy Grinnell. Emphasis is on realism, with an eye to historical accuracy. --- Oblong quarto, about 12 in. wide x 11 in. tall. In full blue paper-covered boards with titling stamped in silver on spine. Jacket with paintings by Roy Grinnell and Keith Ferris. --- With slight edgewear and faint cover soiling; interior bright, clean and firm. Jacket with minor creasing and a little rubbing. (NOTE: Due to substantial weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; 447 pages 
Price: 102.50 USD
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The Arts and Man, STITES, Raymond S.
159 STITES, Raymond S. The Arts and Man
80064 New York McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc. 1940 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
In this work, the author seeks to trace the history of man and art and he explains how art has helped mankind cope with darker challenges such as war and poverty. With illustrations throughout, many in full color. --- This hefty volume in olive cloth-covered boards with brown titling on cover, decorations and titling on spine in brown and maroon. Volume lacks a dust jacket. --- Prior owner's signature to front paste-down, with rubbing and discoloration to cloth and black spots on back cover; otherwise a clean, firm copy.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall) ; xiii, 872 pages 
Price: 17.50 USD
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The Shorebirds of North America, STOUT, Gardner D. (editor and sponsor); MATTHIESSEN, Peter (text); CLEM, Robert Verity (paintings); PALMER, Ralph S. (species accounts)
160 STOUT, Gardner D. (editor and sponsor); MATTHIESSEN, Peter (text); CLEM, Robert Verity (paintings); PALMER, Ralph S. (species accounts) The Shorebirds of North America
78199 New York The Viking Press 1968 Hardcover Good+ in Good dust jacket 
Stated second printing, February 1968. From the jacket flap: "Both an art book, and a complete reference book. . .". The focus of this work is on 'waders'; i.e., sandpipers and plovers and their relatives. With full-page color plates bearing Mr. Verity's paintings, accompanied with descriptive text detailing the habits and habitats of these birds. --- In full tan cloth-covered boards w/gilt-stamped titling on brown spine blocks. Jacket with Verity painting on cover. --- Previous owner's signatures and rubberstampings are to be found in many locations (including on front cover) on this otherwise unmarked book; cover corners bumped, with corresponding shallow creases to interior leaves. Dust jacket bears original $22.50 flap price, with some rubbing to edges but intact and in removable archival mylar protector. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 270 pages 
Price: 74.50 USD
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