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Abstract Expressionism: A Tribute to Harold Rosenberg: Paintings and Drawings from Chicago Collections, The David and Alfred Smart Gallery, The University of Chicago, October 11 - November 25, 1979 (Exhibition Catalog)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Univesity of Chicago: 1979

Seller ID: 37006

ISBN: 0935573062

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Light surface rubbing to covers. Some ink scribblings to top corner of front cover. Light rubbing to spine extremities and cover corners. Pages clean. ; B&W Illustrations; 8 x 8"; 48 pages View more info

The Barbizon School & the Origins of Impressionism

By: Adams, Steven

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Phaidon Press: 1994

Seller ID: 51953

ISBN: 0714829196


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Tape residue on board edges and endpapers. Light rubbing to spine tail. Light bumping to top corners. Soiling to lower page edges. Else pages clean, but for library markings. No library markings on illustrations. Library label on lower DJ spine. Else DJ is clean and bright. ; Color Illustrations; 11.75" x 10"; 240 pages; Ex-Library View more info

The Michael Wm. Kaluta Treasury

By: Adams, Todd R. (ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Trenton, NJ, Glimmer Graphics: 1988

Seller ID: 22168

ISBN: 0962142107

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Light bumping at corners. A bit of sun-darkening along spine, with just a bit of surface rubbing. Pages clean & unmarked. ; B&W Illustrations; 11 x 8-1/2" View more info

Math and the Mona Lisa: The Art and Science of Leonardo da Vinci

By: Atalay, Bulent

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Washington, Smithsonian Books: 2004

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 39887

ISBN: 1588341712

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Very slight bumping to spine extremities and bottom corner of front board. Else binding clean. Pages clean. Just a bit of very light bumping to DJ spine extremities. Else DJ clean. ; Color & B&W Illustrations & Photos; 8.5 x 5.5"; 314 pages View more info

Horse Bird & Man: The Origins of Greek Painting

By: Benson, J. L.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Amherst, The University of Massachusetts Press: 1970

Seller ID: 35109

ISBN: 0870230530


182 text pages, plus plates. Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Library label on the front board. Just a bit of warping to boards. Spine very slightly sunned. A bit of light rubbing at extremities. Else binding clean. Pages clean, but for library markings. No dustjacket. ; 11-1/4 x 8-1/2"; Ex-Library View more info

British & American Art: The Uneasy Dialectic (Art & Design Profile 5)

By: Campbell, Steven

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1987

Seller ID: 37178

ISBN: 0312015542

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Softcover. Very light rubbing to cover corners. Faint surface rubbing to covers. Else covers clean. Previous owner's name inked on top corner of first page. Else pages clean. ; Color & B&W Illustrations; 80 pages View more info

Umberto Boccioni

By: Coen, Ester

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1988

Seller ID: 52036

ISBN: 0810907216


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Tape residue on board edges and endpapers. Rear hinge is cracked. Pages clean, but for library markings. Library label on front DJ and lower DJ spine. Else DJ quite clean & bright. This is a large, heavy book; Priority and/or International may require shipping over and above standard costs. ; 11.25" x 9.75"; 272 pages; Ex-Library View more info

The Apostle Bas-Relief at Saint-Denis

By: Crosby, Sumner Mck.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1972

Seller ID: 35108

ISBN: 0300015046


116 pages text, plus 86 plates. Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. 2 library labels on the front board. Just a bit of very slight bumping at extremities. Else binding clean. Pages clean, but for library markings. No dustjacket. ; B&W Illustrations; Ex-Library View more info

Childe Hassam An Island Garden Revisited

By: Curry, David Park

Price: $25.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 1990

Seller ID: 58855

ISBN: 0393028690

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Hardcover with dust jacket. Bright green boards and gilt. Front cover has a very tiny spot. Spine head and rear board are lightly bumped. DJ looks like new except for light bumping to the rear edge and spine head. DJ protected in Brodart. This is a large, heavy book; Priority and/or International may require shipping over and above standard costs. ; Vol. 24D; 11" x 9-3/4"; 208 pages View more info

Art Nouveau and Art Deco Bookbinding French Masterpieces 1880-1940

By: Duncan, Alastair & Georges De Bartha & Priscillla Juvelis

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams: 1989

Seller ID: 50251

ISBN: 0810918811

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Binding and pages are clean, bright. DJ has some very faint surface scratching to front. Perhaps just a bit of very faint sun-lightening to the top portion of the DJ front panel. Els DJ clean & bright. ; 11.5" x 10.25"; 200 pages View more info

A Thousand Mountains A Million Hills Creating the Rock Work of Japanese Gardens

By: Engel, David H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, Japan Publications: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 59096

ISBN: 0870409697

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardcover with dust jacket. 1995, first edition, 1st printing. Top corners and bottom edges of boards are lightly bumped. Couple small dots on front board. Light surface rubbing to DJ. 1/4" x 3/4" chip to bottom edge of rear panel. Bright DJ protected by Brodart. ; Vol. 25A; 10-1/2" x 8-1/2; 144 pages View more info

Yoruba Sculpture of West Africa

By: Fagg, William; John Pemberton; & Bryce Holcombe

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 56060

ISBN: 039452358X


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Spine lean. Light bumping along board bottoms. Light rubbed soil on page edges. Else pages clean, but for library markings. DJ taped to boards. Light bumping on DJ spine extremities and fold corners. This is a large, heavy book; Priority and/or International may require shipping over and above standard costs. ; Color & B&W Photographs; 12.5 x 9.5"; 209 pages; Ex-Library View more info

Converging Cultures: Art & Identity In Spanish America

By: Fane, Diana (editor)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams: 1996

Seller ID: 51444

ISBN: 0810940302


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Tape on board edges. Library donation label on front flyleaf. Slight spine lean. Pages clean, but for library markings. Library label on front DJ and lower spine. DJ spine and stop 1/2" of rear panel sunned. This is a large, heavy book; Priority and/or International may require shipping over and above standard costs. ; Color and B&W illustrations; 11.75" x 9"; 320 pages; Ex-Library View more info

Altdorfer and Fantastic Realism in German Art

By: Guillaud, Jacqueline & Maurice Guillaud

Price: $52.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1985

Seller ID: 48174

ISBN: 0847854108


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Front hinge cracked; hinge has been reinforced with binding tape. Tape ghosts on endpapers. Pages clean, but for library markings. Library label on lower DJ spine and front DJ. Bit of light rubbing at tips of corners. Else DJ clean & bright. ; 498 pages; Ex-Library View more info

The Light of Early Italian Painting

By: Hills, Paul

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1987

Seller ID: 35146

ISBN: 0300036175


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. 2 library labels on the front board. A few tiny flecks of soil on boards. Else binding clean. Pages clean, but for library markings. ; B&W and a few Color Illustrations; 9-3/4 x 9"; 160 pages; Ex-Library View more info

Russia's Four Seasons: Landscapes and Images of Mother Russia

By: Ingles, Elisabeth

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Parkstone Press: 1999

Seller ID: 48770

ISBN: 1859955282


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. A bit of bubbling at board edges where tape was removed. Else binding clean. Slight spine lean. Pages clean, but for library markings. Library label on the DJ front panel and spine tail. Small ink mark, and some surface impressions on the DJ rear panel. This is a large, heavy volume; Priority or International may require additional shipping costs. ; 200 pages; Ex-Library View more info

16 Studies

By: Janson, H. W.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1973

Seller ID: 34416

ISBN: 0810901307

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Library label on front board and on spine tail. Light surface rubbing, and just a bit of sunning at board edges and along spine. Pages just a bit age-toned. Else pages clean, but for library markings. ; B&W Illustrations; 10-1/4 x 7-1/4"; 338 pages; Ex-Library View more info

Victorian Painting

By: Lambourne, Lionel

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Phaidon Inc Ltd: 1999

Seller ID: 59104

ISBN: 0714837768

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardcover with dust jacket. Corners and spine extremeties are lightly bumped. Bottom edges of boards have several light bumps. Light stain and smudges on page edges. DJ has light bumping and rubbing to the corners and spine extremeties. Light surface rubbing. This is a large, very heavy book; Priority and/or International may require shipping over and above standard costs. ; Vol. 25A; 11-3/4" x 10-1/4"; 512 pages View more info

William Holman Hunt and Topological Symbolism

By: Landow, George P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1979

Seller ID: 30581

ISBN: 0300021968


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Some overall rubbing. Fairly faint circular stain on the front board. No library markings on illustrations. No dustjacket. ; B&W Illustrations; 10 x 7-3/4"; 192 pages; Ex-Library View more info

Pulp Art Original Cover Paintings for the Great American Pulp Magazines

By: Lesser, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Gramercy: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 58350

ISBN: 0517200589

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Hardcover with dust jacket. Remainder mark on page edges. DJ has tiny chips and bumping to spine head. Light bumping to the corners. ; Vol. 24A; 12.0 X 9.1 X 0.8 inches; 182 pages View more info