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Collection of Three Norwegian Folk Art Boxes
Pleasing assortment of three Norwegian folk decorated pantry boxes in original paint, two in salmon orange with stylized foliate designs, the third in deep dark robin's egg blue with...
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Antique 19th Century Norwegian Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wood

Co-Art: Artists on Creative Collaboration
Twenty-five leading artist duos and collectives give insight into how and why to work collaboratively Art history is traditionally presented as the individual's struggle for self-ex...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Paper

  • Co-Art: Artists on Creative Collaboration
  • Co-Art: Artists on Creative Collaboration
  • Co-Art: Artists on Creative Collaboration
  • Co-Art: Artists on Creative Collaboration
H 0.5 in. W 6.75 in. D 9.63 in.
Museum of American Folk Art, Encyclopaedia of 20th Century Folk Art & Artists
Museum of American Folk Art, Encyclopaedia of 20th century American Folk Art and Artists by Chuck and Jan Rosenak. New York: Abbeville Press, 1990. Stated first edition hardcover wit...
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Late 20th Century American Books

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Paper

'70s Picasso Gold Art Coffee Table or Library Book
The amazing 'Picasso FELICIE', "an art book that intimately reveals the life and work of the genius of our century, was created with Picasso's participation and approved by Picasso s...
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Late 20th Century French Modern Books

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Foil

Contemporary Artists Series Collection
Phaidon contemporary artists is a series of authoritative and extensively illustrated studies of today's most important artists. Each title offers a comprehensive survey of an indivi...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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  • Contemporary Artists Series Collection
  • Contemporary Artists Series Collection
  • Contemporary Artists Series Collection
  • Contemporary Artists Series Collection
H 11.38 in. W 1 in. D 9.88 in.
Thomas Eakins Artist Exhibition Monograph
A richly illustrated catalogue from a 2001 retrospective exhibition dedicated to the work of the American painter Thomas Eakins (1844-1916). Eakins portrayed idyllic scenes, often of...
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Early 2000s Books

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Linen, Paper

  • Thomas Eakins Artist Exhibition Monograph
  • Thomas Eakins Artist Exhibition Monograph
  • Thomas Eakins Artist Exhibition Monograph
  • Thomas Eakins Artist Exhibition Monograph
H 12.38 in. W 10 in. D 1.5 in.
Jannis Kounellis 'Phaidon Contemporary Artists Series'
The ultimate monograph on one of the most important artists of the twentieth century - a key figure in Arte Povera This book is the final, most comprehensive book ever made by Greek-...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Paper

Sharon Hayes 'Phaidon Contemporary Artists Series'
The first comprehensive publication to capture Hayes's unique blend of performance and social engagement which has been at the forefront of questions of feminist history, queer time,...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Paper

Paul McCarthy 'Phaidon Contemporary Artists Series'
Los-Angeles-based artist Paul McCarthy (b.1945) creates Disneyesque installations, sculptures of animal/vegetable/human hybrids and slapstick performances in a purge of a national su...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Paper

John Chamberlain Catalog with Artist's Inscription
Softcover, 95 page catalog for the exhibition "John Chamberlain Reliefs 1960-1982" held at the John and Mabel Ringling Museum in Sarasota, FL in 1983. Edited by Michael Auping. Boldl...
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Vintage 1980s American Modern Books

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Paper

Jimmie Durham (Phaidon Contemporary Artists Series)
An updated edition of the first - and still most authoritative - book on the legendary American iconoclast Twenty years ago, Phaidon published what has become the definitive stu...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Paper

Sterling Ruby 'Phaidon Contemporary Artists Series'
A comprehensive study of one of the most versatile artists and acute observers of our time, who fuses art and fashion American artist Sterling Ruby works in a large variety of m...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Paper

Daan Roosegaarde 'Phaidon Contemporary Artists Series'
The first monograph on the indefatigable explorer of relationships between people, technology, and environmental issues Dutch artist, Daan Roosegaarde, is one of the most innovative ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Paper

Hampton Style Houses, Gardens, Artists Hardcover
Studies the variety and contrast in architecture of the famed Long Island summer resort, from the Pousey House of 1783 to designs of the 1990s by Robert A. M. Stern and Marcel Breuer...
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1990s North American Mid-Century Modern Books

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Paper

Bauhausmädels A Tribute to Pioneering Women Artists
Meet trailblazers like Marianne Brandt, Gertrud Arndt, and Lucia Moholy in Bauhausmädels—or “Bauhaus girls”, a term that expressed admiration for the young women who bravely eluded t...
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2010s Italian Books

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Paper

Nigel Cooke 'Phaidon Contemporary Artists Series'
An in-depth look at the work and career of this fascinating artist, who is having a profound impact on contemporary painting Nigel Cooke is known for his complex paintings, which th...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Paper

Elmgreen & Dragset 'Phaidon Contemporary Artists Series'
Elmgreen & Dragset's constructed environments have been celebrated all over the world for their mischievous, cerebral, and accessible nature. This is the first comprehensive presenta...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Paper

"Bruce Nauman The True Artist" Book
Bruce Nauman: The True Artist offers the fullest survey yet of this protean artist's work. [Peter Plagens's] first person journalistic tack is a welcome approach to an artist who oft...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Paper

  • "Bruce Nauman The True Artist" Book
  • "Bruce Nauman The True Artist" Book
  • "Bruce Nauman The True Artist" Book
  • "Bruce Nauman The True Artist" Book
H 12 in. W 9.38 in. D 1.5 in.
Folk Artists Biographical Index, First Edition
Folk Artists Biographical Index. Detroit: Book Tower, 1987. First edition hardcover. 496 pp. Guide to over 200 published sources of information on approximately 9,000 American folk a...
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20th Century American Books

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Paper

  • Folk Artists Biographical Index, First Edition
  • Folk Artists Biographical Index, First Edition
  • Folk Artists Biographical Index, First Edition
  • Folk Artists Biographical Index, First Edition
H 11.25 in. W 8.75 in. D 1.75 in.
Conversations with Artists - Selden Rodman 1961
Very scarce first paperback edition, published by Capricorn Books, 1961 Straight from the horse’s mouth, this dialogue with America’s burgeoning artists of the time presents 35 h...
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Vintage 1960s American Books

Conversations with Artists - Selden Rodman 1961
H 0.71 in. W 7.88 in. D 5.12 in.
Patti Smith ‘Goldmine’ 1988 'Vintage Patti Smith'
Rare 1980s Patti Smith collectible: Vintage 1988 "Gold Mine" magazine (complete edition approximate 50pgs) featuring a frame-able Patti Smith cover that makes for great wall art! ...
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Vintage 1970s Decorative Art

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Paper

Philip L. Rhodes and His Yacht Designs Hard Cover Book, 1981
Richard Henderson's comprehensive 405 page hard cover book about Philip Rhodes yacht designs. Copyright 1981. 415 pages with index. The books features an extensive biography, photos ...
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Vintage 1980s American Post-Modern Nautical Objects

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Paper

Kerry James Marshall 'Phaidon Contemporary Artists Series'
The most comprehensive book yet on this inspired, inventive chronicler of the African-American experience Alabama-born, Chicago-based Kerry James Marshall is one of the most exc...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Paper

Jean-Michel Othoniel 'Phaidon Contemporary Artists Series'
The groundbreaking sculptor's most comprehensive monograph to date Jean-Michel Othoniel is an artist who creates sculptures that explore themes of fragility, transformation, and ephe...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Paper

Adrian Villar Rojas 'Phaidon Contemporary Artists Series'
The first book to explore the fascinating career and fantasy-driven worlds created by the acclaimed Argentinean artist Adrián Villar Rojas's works concoct imaginary realms. Us...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Paper

20th Century Jewelry Art Nouveau to Modern Coffee Table or Library Book
A very beautiful 20th century jewelry Art Nouveau to modern coffee table or library book. This is a well done book; well written with beautiful color images covering the Art Nouveau ...
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20th Century Italian Modern Books

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Linen, Paper

Insectes E.A. Seguy Portfolio of 20 Beautiful Pochoir Plates
This magnificent portfolio is probably the very best and the rarest of the small number produced in the period 1890 to 1940. Seguy himself produced eleven of them spanning the Art No...
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20th Century Decorative Art

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Paper

Classic Vintage Original Framed Penguin Books Set of 3
Penguin Books founded in 1935 and known for their iconic design of two solid bands of colour sandwiching a band of white. The most common was orange for Penguin's fiction, green cove...
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20th Century English Decorative Art

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Paper

Pictures by David Hockney, Signed by Artist, 1979
David Hockney and Nikos Stangos. Pictures by David Hockney. Signed by Artist. Abrams, New York, 1979. Signed on title page “David Hockney” in red and yellow felt pen by artist. ...
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Vintage 1970s English Post-Modern Books

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Paper

Prize by Curtis Kulig 'Hand-Signed Artist Book'
Curtis Kulig "Prize", signed artist monograph Published on the occasion of the 2018 New York exhibition prize, Curtis Kulig (at agnès b), the publication features 40 mixed-media wor...
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21st Century and Contemporary Post-Modern Books

Georg Jensen Silversmithy, 77 Artists, 75 Years, book
This catalogue was published on the occasion of an exhibition organised and held at the Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian Institute in Washington DC. With 147 pieces illustrated, company ...
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20th Century Sterling Silver

Important Astronomy Telescope Japanese Antique Woodblock Book 1872 Superb Prints
Important Japanese complete antique signed woodblock print book entitled: Astronomy Science Depicts superb original woodblock prints of planets, comets, telescopes, sun and moon eve...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Meiji Prints

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Paper

Nevelson, "Dawns + Dusks" Signed by Artist and Author
Dawns + Dusks - Louise Nevelson - taped conversations with Diana MacKown - Charles Scribner's Sons - New York - 1976 - ink signed on two title pages in 1977 with personal notes to t...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Books

Jessica Stockholder Revised and Expanded Phaidon Contemporary Artists Series
The definitive book on a creative force who continues to influence sculpture and installation art Jessica Stockholder has long broken down the boundaries between painting, sculptu...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

The Lives of Artists Collected Profiles by Calvin Tomkins
The definitive collection of artist profiles by legendary journalist and New Yorker writer Calvin Tomkins, from the 1960s to today In 1959, Calvin Tomkins interviewed Marcel Duchamp...
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21st Century and Contemporary European Books

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Paper

Alex Katz, Revised and Expanded, Phaidon Contemporary Artists Series
Alex Katz first emerged on the New York art scene during the heyday of Abstract Expressionism and before the birth of Pop art, but always worked independently of these movements. ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Paper

John Smibert Colonial America's First Portrait Artist, First Edition
John Smibert Colonial America's first portrait artist by Richard H. Saunders. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1995. First edition hardcover with dust jacket and slip case. 280 pp. ...
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20th Century American Books

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Paper

Art Nouveau 'Moderne Kunst' Famous Art Works, Berlin, 1901
Moderne Kunst in Meister-Holzschnitten Uitgever Richard Bong Berlijn W.- In a beautiful burgundy Jugendstil binding, richly decorated with gold and color - Wood engravings after p...
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Antique Early 1900s German Art Nouveau Books

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Paper

Selden Rodman – Conversations with Artists First Edition, 1957 'Scarce'
First edition, very scarce hardback, published by The Devin-Adair Co., 1957 35 American painters, sculptors and architects discuss their work and one another with Selden Rodman, d...
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Vintage 1950s American Books

Women Artists Designers Sculptors Bourgeois Gray Parsons Aycock Pepper S/6 Books
A collection of six coffee table sized books of women artists. Covering a fascinating group of ground-breaking feminist artists. Louise Bourgeois, by Marie-Laure Bernadac. Hardbou...
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Late 20th Century American International Style Books

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Paper

Mona Hatoum Revised and Expanded Edition (Phaidon Contemporary Artists Series)
A revised and expanded edition of one the most popular titles in the Contemporary Artists Series Born in Lebanon, Palestinian artist Mona Hatoum was exiled to London, where she has ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Paper

Ronnie Wood: Artist, Limited Edition Signed Book and Print Set
Offering unprecedented insight into the creative processes of a rock’n’roll legend, Ronnie Wood: Artist charts six decades of Ronnie Wood’s art in every medium, from his first-ever c...
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21st Century and Contemporary British Prints

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Leather, Fabric

Thomas Cole, the Artist as Architect, First Edition Exhibition Catalogue
Thomas Cole, The Artist as Architect. New York: The Monacelli Press, 2016. 1st Ed Exhibition Catalogue, hardcover with dust jacket. 120 pp. An overview of the Hudson River School pai...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Books

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Paper

"Grayson Perry" Book by Jacky Klein, Signed by the Artist
"Grayson Perry", by Jacky Klein, published by Thames & Hudson, 2010. First paperback edition in 256 pages with over 300 colour images. Signed by Perry. A lovely volume, in very good...
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20th Century English Modern Books

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Paper

Rufus Porter Rediscovered: Artist-Inventor-Journalist 1792-1884, First Edition
Rufus Porter Rediscovered: Artist-Inventor-Journalist 1792-1884 by Jean Lipman. Clarkson N. Potter, 1980. First edition paperback. For an exhibition organized by The Hudson River Mu...
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Vintage 1980s American Books

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Paper

Dunlaps & Their Furniture, First Edition
“The Dunlaps and Their Furniture”. Manchester: The Currior Gallery of Art, 1970. First edition softcover. 310 pp. An exhibition catalogue of Dunlap furniture held at the Currier Gall...
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20th Century American Books

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Paper

'Lives of the Artists' , Four Complete Volumes, Giorgio Vasari, Florence 1568
4 volumes of "Lives of the excellent painters, sculptors and architects" written by Giorgio Vasari Pit. et Archit. Aretino with their portraits et with and new lives from 1550 to 15...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italian Renaissance Books

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Paper

Scarce Japan Antique Collector Coins Samurai Woodblock Book & Bonus Color Print
Dated 1875 Important Japanese complete antique Collector Coins Samurai woodblock print book, complete including a bonus and separate rare 15 inch by 20 inch color woodblock print ...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Meiji Sculptures and Carvings

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Paper

Giorgio Vasari, First Complete Edition of Lives of the Artists, 1568
Vasari, Giorgio. Le vite de’ piu eccellenti pittori, scultori, e architettori [The Lives of the Artists] First complete, first illustrated, and most sought after edition of the f...
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Antique 16th Century Italian Renaissance Books

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Leather

Important Japan Antique Woodblock Morning Glories 46 Vibrant Color Prints, 1903
Glorious Morning Glories- A Rare Book. Important and rare Japanese complete antique woodblock print color story of - Morning Glories- in Japan -over 100 years ago, 1903. Superb...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

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Paper

David LaChapelle "Artists and Prostitutes" from the Library of Isabella Blow
First edition, published by Taschen, 2006 signed. A unique copy from the library of Isabella Blow, Alexander McQueen's friend and muse, who has posed alongside Alexander McQueen f...
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Early 2000s German Books

Exiles and Imigrés, The Flight of European Artists from Hitler, First Edition
Exiles and Imigrés, the flight of European Artists from Hitler. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1997. First Edition softcover. 432pp. A catalogue published in conjunction with a tra...
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Late 20th Century American Books

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Paper

Gerhard Richter, Aquarelle or Watercolours, 1964-1997
First edition, published by Richter Verlag Düsseldorf, 1999 This retrospective monograph compiles a selection of watercolours made between 1964 and 1997. This area of Richter’s w...
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Late 20th Century German Books

Artists Under Vichy: A Case of Prejudice and Persecution Signed by the Author
Artists Under Vichy: A Case of Prejudice and Persecution by Michele C. Cone. Princeton University Press, 1992. Signed and inscribed hardcover with dust jacket. With more than 70 illu...
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1990s American Books

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Paper

1990s Postmodern Starck Coffee Table or Library Book
STARCK, a coffee table or library book by Philippe Starck, 1996, Frist Edition, made in Germany. 'STARCK' contents: Architecture, Interiors, Furniture, Industrial Design, Magna, Wor...
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1990s German Post-Modern Books

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Paper

Picasso, a Library or Coffee Table Book, circa 1950s
Picasso, a library or coffee table book, 1955, First Edition, Germany. The cover design was made especially for this book by Pablo Picasso, July 1955. "Picasso's art is one of the...
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Mid-20th Century German Books

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Paper

‘Friedman Collection Artists of Chicago’ Essay by Dr. William Gerdts 1st Edition
“The Friedman Collection: Artists of Chicago”; Essay by Dr. William Gerdts. Spanierman Gallery, New York, 2002. 1st Edition hardcover. 55 Impressionist and realist paintings from the...
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Early 2000s American Books

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Paper

KiKi's Paris, Artist and Lovers 1900-1930, Signed by Both Authors, First Edition
KiKi's Paris, Artist and Lovers 1900-1930 by Billy Klüver and Julie Martin. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1989. Signed by both authors 1st edition hardcover with dust jacket. 263 ...
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20th Century American Books

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Paper

Art:21, Art in the 21st Century
Art:21, art in the 21st century. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 2001. Hardcover with dust jacket. 216 pp. A companion volume to a PBS series which introduced 21 artists working in ...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Books

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Paper

  • Art:21, Art in the 21st Century
  • Art:21, Art in the 21st Century
  • Art:21, Art in the 21st Century
  • Art:21, Art in the 21st Century
H 12 in. W 9 in. D 1 in.
Set 24 Book Framed Plaster Grand Tour Intaglios Emperors Artists 19th Century
This is a wonderful collection of twenty-four magnificent framed plaster Grand Tour intaglios, wonderfully arranged in two panels of a scholar's book, circa 1820 in date. This imp...
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Antique 1820s Italian Books

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Plaster

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