Art by Period

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Sam Francis

Sam Francis

by Sam Francis

Paul Smith

Paul Smith

by Paul Smith

Jean Dubuffet

Jean Dubuffet

by Jean Dubuffet

Primitive Art

Primitive Art

by Erwin O Christensen

Robert Motherwell

Robert Motherwell

by Robert Motherwell

Correggio

Correggio

by David Ekserdjian

Sculpture Of the Twentieth Century

Sculpture Of the Twentieth Century

by Andrew Carnduff Ritchie

The Avant-Garde In Russia 1910-1930

The Avant-Garde In Russia 1910-1930

by Stephanie and Tuchman, Maurice Barron

Art Of Ancient Egypt

Art Of Ancient Egypt

by Kazimierz Michalowski

Frank Stella

Frank Stella

by William S Rubin

Frank Stella 1970-1987

Frank Stella 1970-1987

by William Rubin

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The Mysterious Fayum Portraits

by Euphrosyne Doxiadis

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Correggio

by David;Correggio Ekserdjian

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The Avant-Garde In Russia, 1910-1930

by Stephanie; Tuchman, Maurice; Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Barron

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Mark Rothko

by Jeffrey; Novak, Barbara; O'doherty, Brian; Gage, John; Rosenthal, Mark; Mancusi-Ungaro, Carol Weiss

Art by Period Books & Ephemera

Ninety

Ninety

by Flohic, Jean-Luc

Joseph Cornell

Joseph Cornell

by Cornell, Joseph

Primitive Painters In America, 1750-1950

Primitive Painters In America, 1750-1950

by Lipman, Jean and Alice Winchester

Eighty

Eighty

by Flohic, Jean-Luc

History of Renaissance Art Painting, Sculpture, Architecture throughout Europe (Library of Art History)

History of Renaissance Art Painting, Sculpture, Architecture throughout Europe (Library of Art History)

by Gilbert, Creighton; Janson, H.W. (General Editor)

Englewood Cliffs & New York: Prentice-Hall and Harry N. Abrams Inc. 1970s. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. Maps to endpapers. 460 pages . 1st thus. Hardback.
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AU$45.00
ANCIENT BOOK ILLUMINATION (1959)  Martin Classical Lectures Volume XVI

ANCIENT BOOK ILLUMINATION (1959) Martin Classical Lectures Volume XVI

by Weitzmann, Kurt

Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket. 1959. First Edition. Hardcover. 0674033000 . Clean dark blue cloth decorated with gilt. Text tight, clean & intact. Additional 64 pages of B/W illustrations at rear of text. Dust Jacket with a few edge chips & slightly darkened spine is protected in a mylar cover. The use and type of illustrations in the works of classical antiquity. Art ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 165 pages .
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$67.50
Man Ray 1966 An Exhibition Organized by the Los Angeles County Museum of  Art

Man Ray 1966 An Exhibition Organized by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art

by Langsner, Jules (Introduction by)

Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1966. 1. Soft Cover. Cover shows light shelf-wear, pages are faded along edges; otherwise, this copy is clean, unmarked and tight. . Color and B&W Photographs. Narrow 8vo 8" to 9" tall. Unpaginated pp .
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$30.00
The Temple of Flora. Twenty-eight drypoint-engravings...with Botanical notes compiled and poetry selected by Glenn Todd & Nancy Dine

The Temple of Flora. Twenty-eight drypoint-engravings...with Botanical notes compiled and poetry selected by Glenn Todd & Nancy Dine

by DINE, Jim (b.1935)

San Francisco: The Arion Press, 1984. Folio (20 1/2 x 14 inches). 28 drypoint etchings, combining engraving and drypoint, using hand and electric tools, by Jim Dine, plus an additional print on chine colle from the second state of the frontispiece (entitled "Details from Nancy's Garden"), signed by Dine, laid in separate printed folder. Original quarter green morocco, gilt-lettered on spine; custom cloth box with an inset bas-relief sculpture designed by Dine and cast by Ron Dillon,... Read more
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$10,000.00
Original gouache on board 1959, mounted on card

Original gouache on board 1959, mounted on card

by AYNARD, RAYMONDE

Paris: Self-published., 1959. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Original gouache on board 1959, mounted on card. With a presentation dedication on reverse on the London dealer and Director of the Hanover Gallery Erica Brausen. 'April 59, à la très charmante Erika gui j'aime déjà, Raymonde Aynard'. Painting 125x180mm, board 220x280mm.... Read more
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£125.00
Vision of a Draughtsman: Works on Paper

Vision of a Draughtsman: Works on Paper

by Mazur, Michael

Brockton, MA: Brockton Arts Center, 1976. Includes introductory essays by Frank Robinson, notes by the artist, Catalogue of the exhibition. Very good with slight warp/bump at lower binding edge. Flier from the museum laid in. 40 pp. . 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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$35.00
80 Portraits de Flaubert

80 Portraits de Flaubert

by ADAM-TESSIER, Maxime

[Paris]: Musées de Sens, Éditions du Linteau, 2002. 4to. 139, [2] pp. Black-and-white illustrations, deluxe issue with original etching. Text and plates laid loose as issued in original printed wrappers, red printed chemise and slipcase. Fine. FIRST EDITION, LIMITED DELUXE ISSUE, number 1 of 60 copies with an original etching by Gilles Narrey signed in pencil, from an edition of 700 copies.
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$150.00
Alias Man Ray: The Art of Reinvention

Alias Man Ray: The Art of Reinvention

by Man Ray; Mason Klein; George Baker; Merry L. Foresta; Lauren Dickens

New York & New Haven: Jewish Museum & Yale University Press, 2009. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. Near Fine with a band of sunning along the top edge of the front; no dj as issued. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Text by Mason Klein; contributions by George Baker, Merry L. Foresta, and Lauren Dickens. 240 pages; color and b&w images throughout; 8.5 x 11.25 inches. Bibliography, index. The catalogue for an exhibition of work by Man Ray; a definitive... Read more
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$14.95
The Quest for Immortality, Treasures of Ancient Egypt Gallery Guide

The Quest for Immortality, Treasures of Ancient Egypt Gallery Guide

by National Gallery of Art

Washington DC: National Gallery of Art, 2002. Pamphlet. First edition. Near Fine pamphlet with light signs of handling and a touch of rubbing at the folds. SHIPS THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING AND CARDBOARD. The gallery guide for an exhibition of ancient Egyptian artifacts, held at the National Gallery of Art, Washington DC, in 2002. Essay; accordion-fold; 12 pages; color illustrations throughout; 5.25 x 11 inches.
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$14.95
A New Pope at Avignon: or, Laurel & Hardy Slay the Dragon.

A New Pope at Avignon: or, Laurel & Hardy Slay the Dragon.

by LYLE, JOHN

Sidmouth: Transformaction., 1971. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo. 3 sheet folded supplement 'A New Pope at Avignon: or, Laurel & Hardy Slay the Dragon' discussing an American Surrealist publication 'NO SURREALISM' apparently an attack on John Lyle by Conroy Maddox, Franklin Rosemont and associates.
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£35.00
The Great American Thing Modern Art and National Identity, 1915-1935

The Great American Thing Modern Art and National Identity, 1915-1935

by Corn, Wanda M

Berkeley: University of California Press. As New in As New dust jacket. 1999. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0520210492 . Although the book is new, the dust jacket is lightly dirt smudged.; 472 pages .
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$59.99
Sonia Delaunay Rhythms and Colours. Preface by Michel Hoog

Sonia Delaunay Rhythms and Colours. Preface by Michel Hoog

by DAMASE, JACQUES

London: Thames and Hudson., 1972. First UK edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Folio, 412 pp. Origtinal cloth, d/w. 75 colour plates, 263 b/w plates. Chronology, documentation. Lower corners bumped, d/w rubbed and frayed at head of spine.
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£120.00
Helen Frankenthaler

Helen Frankenthaler

Toronto: Gallery One, 1988. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Exhibition catalog featuring 16 color illustrations of Frankenthaler's paintings on paper from the 50s & 60s. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD; Front cover very lightly soiled, otherwise a very clean, tight copy.
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$17.50
The Cubist Epoch

The Cubist Epoch

by Cooper, Douglas

London: Art & The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1971. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Light age-toning to free endpapers and pastedowns. Bookplate to Front Free End paper. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 320 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st UK Edition. Hardback.
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AU$20.00
Egyptian Tomb Paintings

Egyptian Tomb Paintings

by Davies, Nina M

London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1958 24 pages; 10 color plates with full descriptive entries. The book clean, slightlly out-of-flat; the dustjacket chipped in one corner. First Edition. Stiff Card Boards. Very Good/Good. Large 4to.
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$12.00
Du Atlantis No. 305, Juli July 1966, Magazine

Du Atlantis No. 305, Juli July 1966, Magazine

by Hurlimann, Martin; Manuel Gasser; Willy Rotzler- Editors

Zurich: Conzett & Huber, 1966. Paperback. Poor, lacking back cover, otherwise Good with light wear at the edges and tanning to the text pages and a touch of tanning to the plates. This magazine has a sewn binging so it is sturdy. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING AND CARDBOARD. Photographs by Martin Hurlimann; text by Hurlimann and Heimo Rau. 92 pages; gravure-printed color and b&w plates throughout; 9.75 x 13 inches. Text in German with a summary of contents in English.... Read more
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$14.95
Alexei Kravchenko (1889-1940)

Alexei Kravchenko (1889-1940)

by Kemenov, Vladimir

St. Petersburg: Aurora Publishers, 1986. Hardcover in slipcase. First printing. Green textured cloth binding, no DJ as issued. Color & B&W plates, two-color fold-out illustrations. Beautiful book with text in Russian. As new with minor shelfwear to slipcase. Extremely rare. 246 pp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. Book.
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$400.00
Victoria & Albert Museum Guide

Victoria & Albert Museum Guide

by Bryant, Julius

U.S.A.: V & A Publications, 1986. First edition (FP). A nicely-produced guidebook with color photos and some detailed descriptions of notable works from the collection. Arranged by gallery, location maps included. A very good copy with owner signature to ffep, some rubbing to cover, edgewear. 131 pp.. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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$25.00
Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, sculptor 1891-1915.

Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, sculptor 1891-1915.

by GAUDIER-BRZESKA

London: Arts Council of Great Britain., 1983. First edition. Folding sheet.. Very Good. 4to. Folding sheet. Essay by Sara Pappworth, 11 monochrome illusts.
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£15.00
Exposition Berthe Morisot.

Exposition Berthe Morisot.

by MORISOT, BERTHE

Paris: Galeries Durand-Ruel., 1902. First edition. Paperback. Good. 24mo. Original paper wrappers. 78 item catalogue. Staple rusted, removal marks to rear wrapper.
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£350.00
The Elusive Truth! New Paintings

The Elusive Truth! New Paintings

by HIRST, Damien

London: Gagosian, 2005. As-new in original shrinkwrap and publisher's cardboard shipping box.. Folio (18 x 12 in.). 31 color illustrations. Original pictorial cloth. FIRST EDITION. According to Gagosian, the exhibition was to be accompanied by this "large-format catalogue that highlights twenty-four paintings featured in the current New York exhibition. Measuring eighteen by twelve inches, the book will include full-color reproductions on tipped-in plates, a raised plastic cover displaying the painting... Read more
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$250.00
The Art of Crete and Early Greece - The Prelude to Greek Art

The Art of Crete and Early Greece - The Prelude to Greek Art

by Matz, Friedrich

New York: Greystone Press, 1962 258 pages; 59 color illustrations; many b&w illustrations. The area around the Aegean Sea from the Stone Age to the frist century B.C. The beginning of occidental art and the lead to understand Greek art of the Classical Era. Clean throughout; tight binding. Dustjacket has a small chip. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.
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$9.00
Signs of Life: Ancient Knowledge in Contemporary Art

Signs of Life: Ancient Knowledge in Contemporary Art

by FISCHER, Peter; Louise BOURGOIS;

Kehrer Verlag, 2011. A near-fine copy with bump along lower front board. Folio. 136 pages. Pictorial boards. FIRST EDITION.
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$25.00
Exposed: The Victorian Nude

Exposed: The Victorian Nude

by Smith, Alison (Editor); Contributions By Robert Upstone, Michael Hatt, Martin Myrone, Virginia Dodier, and Tim Batchelor

New York: Watson-Guptill, 2002. A gently used copy with very mild wear. This exhibition catalog was first published in London on the occasion of the exhibition at Tate Britain, London, 1 November 2001 - 27 January 2002, with a tour to include a stop in the US-Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, 6 September 2002 - 5 January 2003. 288 pages, with Bibliography, Lenders and Credits, and Index. Numerous illustrations. From the dust jacket: "The exposure of the body through representations of the nude was... Read more
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$40.00