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Despite Straight Lines: An Analysis of his Graphic Constructions

by ALBERS, Josef and François BUCHER

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Published
1961
Condition
A few small stains on covers, overslip with some tears and wear, some light rubbing of spine lettering, sheet edges lightly tone
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$400.00

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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1961. A few small stains on covers, overslip with some tears and wear, some light rubbing of spine lettering, sheet edges lightly toned, generally in well-preserved condition. 4to (22.5 x 20.8 cm). 87, [1] pages. Duo-tone reproductions. Original black quarter cloth, white embossed boards, with the scarce printed overslip for the front cover.… Read more
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$400.00
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The Hunting Book of Gaston Phebus

by D'ANTHENAISE, Claude

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Published
2002
Condition
A fine copy, the corners or wrappers just touched
ISBN
9781931040389
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$65.00

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Hackberry Press, 2002. A fine copy, the corners or wrappers just touched. Oblong (10 x 11.5 inches). Color reproductions. Printed wrappers. English language edition translated by Ian Monk. A beautifully printed reproduction of this important manuscript.
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$65.00
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Catalogues des Tableaux Modernes Aquarelles, Gouaches, Dessins

by QUINN, John

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Published
1926
Condition
Some light toning internally, the wrappers a bit soiled and with contemporary annotations on front wrapper in colored pencil, an
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$300.00

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Paris: Hôtel Drouot, 1926. Some light toning internally, the wrappers a bit soiled and with contemporary annotations on front wrapper in colored pencil, and pen titling along spine. 4to. [84] pages. Black-and-white illustrations. Printed white wrappers. With a preface by Jean Cocteau. The auction catalogue of the important collection of paintings amassed by John Quinn, including works by:… Read more
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$300.00
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John Quinn, 1870-1925: Collection of Paintings, Water Colors, Drawings & Sculpture

by QUINN, John; Forbes WATSON

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Published
1926
Condition
Fine internally, the wrappers with some light wear to edges
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$25.00

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Huntington, NY: Pudgeon Hill Press, 1926. Fine internally, the wrappers with some light wear to edges. 4to. 200 pages. 28 black-and-white illustrations. Printed brown wrappers.
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$25.00
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Poems For Painters Duchamp, Fini, Frances, Tanguy, Tchelitchew

by FORD, Charles Henri

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Published
1945
Condition
A near-fine copy with just a small amount of soiling to the wrappers, and a pale marginal dampstain
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$85.00

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New York: View Editions, 1945. A near-fine copy with just a small amount of soiling to the wrappers, and a pale marginal dampstain. Folio (12 x 9 inches). [12] pages. Black-and-white illustrations. Printed yellow wrappers, stapled. One of 1000 unsigned copies from an edition of 1500.
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$85.00
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Works of the Jenney Archive

by JENNEY, Neil

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Published
2013
Condition
In fine condition
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$75.00

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New York: Gagosian Gallery, 2013. In fine condition. 11 postcards and envelopes in metal clamshell box. Published to accompany the exhibition of the same name held at Gagosian 7 March to 27 April 2013.
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$75.00
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Joseph Beuys: Mapping The Legacy

by BEYS, Joseph; Gene Ray (editor)

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Riverrun Books & Manuscripts
Published
2001
Condition
A fine copy
ISBN
9781891024030
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$20.00

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New York: D.A.P. Ringling Museum, 2001. A fine copy. 10 x 7.5 inches. 224 pages. 90 color and black-and-white illustrations. Printed wrappers. Essays by Lukas Beckmann, Benjamin Buchloch, Mel Chin, Pamela Kort, Kim Levin, Peter Nisbet, Gene Ray, Max Reithmann and Joan Rothfuss. A distinguished group of critics, art historians and artists gathered at the Ringling Museum to… Read more
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$20.00
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New New Painting

by MOFFETT, Dr. Kenworth W.

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Published
1992
Condition
A near-fine copy
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$50.00

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France: Nouvelles Éditions Françaises, Galerie Gerald Piltzer, 1992. A near-fine copy. 13 x 9.5 inches. 192 pages. Profusely illustrated in color. Original orange boards; pictorial dust jacket. First edition, inscribed by the author on the title-page.
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$50.00
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Persian Paintings in the John Rylands Library: A Descriptive Catalogue

by ROBINSON, B.W.

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Published
1980
Condition
Some light wear to jacket edges, with previous owner's name written on the title page
ISBN
9780856670725
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$20.00

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Totowa, New Jersey: Sotheby Parke Bernet; Philip Wilson, 1980. Some light wear to jacket edges, with previous owner's name written on the title page. 10 x 7.5 inches. 365 pages. Profusely illustrated in black-and-white. Original blue cloth; printed dust jacket. First edition.
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$20.00
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The New York Painter: A Century of Teaching: Morse to Hofmann

by New York University

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Published
1967
Condition
A near fine copy with some light wear to extremities
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$30.00

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New York: New York University Art Collection, 1967. A near fine copy with some light wear to extremities. 8.5 x 9 inches. 107 pages. Fully illustrated in black-and-white. Original black cloth; printed dust jacket. First edition, with a folding poster title "Chronology" laid in. Typed presentation slip from the curator Ruth Gurin pinned to front free endpaper.
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$30.00
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Leonardo da Vinci as a Musician

by WINTERNITZ, Emannuel

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Published
1982
Condition
Jacket with some light wear and a few minor tears to edges
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$35.00

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New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1982. Jacket with some light wear and a few minor tears to edges. 11.5 x 9.5 inches. 241 pages. Ilustrated in black-and-white. Original red cloth; printed dust jacket. First edition.
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$35.00
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Smile of the Buddha: Eastern Philosophy and Western Art from Monet to Today

by BAAS, Jaquelynn

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Published
2005
Condition
A fine copy with some modest shelfwear
ISBN
9780520242081
Item Price
$60.00

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Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2005. A fine copy with some modest shelfwear. 11.25 x 8.75 inches. 294 pages. Illustrated in color. Original grey cloth; pictorial dust jacket. First edition.
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$60.00
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Survival. The Salvage and Protection of Art in War

by RORIMER, James J., in collaboration with Gilbert RABIN

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Published
1950
Condition
Jacket a bit worn and with a few soft chips/nicks and creases along edges, spine toned, lightly shaken
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$750.00

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New York: Abelard Press, 1950. Jacket a bit worn and with a few soft chips/nicks and creases along edges, spine toned, lightly shaken. 8vo. xi, 291 pages. Black-and-white plates. Original cloth; pictorial dust jacket. First edition, presentation copy, inscribed and signed by both authors on the front free endpaper: "To Joseph N. Frank / With all good wishes… Read more
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$750.00
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Wendigen [Vol 4, no. 3: East Asian Sculpture of the Raphael Petrucci Collection]

by WENDIGEN

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Published
1921
Condition
Uppoer outer corners bumped, lower 1-inch of front spine lacking, other lighter wear to covers, internally clean
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$100.00

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Amsterdam: Uitgevers-maatschappij de Hooge Brug, 1921. Uppoer outer corners bumped, lower 1-inch of front spine lacking, other lighter wear to covers, internally clean. Square folio (33.5 x 33.5 cm). 24, [2] pages. Black-and-white photographic illustratons. Original printed boards designed by M.de Klerk, laced with black ties along spine. With texts on Asian Art by Henri Borel, Hermann Keyserling,… Read more
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$100.00
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Art Recreations: Being a Complete Guide to Pencil Drawing, Oil Painting, Water-color Painting... With valuable receipts for preparing materials

by URBINO, Madame L. B.; Henry DAY; and other authors

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Published
1860
Condition
Cloth with a few stains and with some light wear at extremities, a sound copy, the sheets lightly browned, early owner's pen
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$75.00

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Boston: J. E. Tilton, 1860. Cloth with a few stains and with some light wear at extremities, a sound copy, the sheets lightly browned, early owner's penciled name on flyleaf. 8vo. 331 pages, 4-page advertisements at end. Frontispiece, illustrations in text. Publisher's blue blind-embossed cloth, gilt-lettered on spine, top edges gilt. First edition of this extensive manual of… Read more
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$75.00
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Confessions of an Art Addict

by GUGGENHEIM, Peggy

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Published
1960
Condition
A near fine copy in a very good jacket that is lightly toned and has some chipping at ends of spine, one larger chip mended on t
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$65.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1960. A near fine copy in a very good jacket that is lightly toned and has some chipping at ends of spine, one larger chip mended on the verso, light wear at corners. 8vo. 175, [1] pages. Black-and-white photographic plates. Original black cloth; pictorial dust jacket designed by Carl Smith. First edition, first printing. Introduction… Read more
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$65.00
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Archive

by CARTER, John

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$3,000.00

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A fine archive of three original drawings by the English "mouth artist" John Carter, two letters by his biographer, a copy of the revised edition of Carter's Memoir, and related materials. A fine collection of three original drawings by John Carter (31 July 1815 - 2 June 1850), an English mouth artist, together with a memoir and two… Read more
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$3,000.00
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1974 Portfolio Project

by VISUAL STUDIES WORKSHOP

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Published
1974
Condition
Title with a few soft creases and soil-marks, occasional light wear to corners, generally clean and fresh
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$1,500.00

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Rochester: Visual Studies Workshop, 1974. Title with a few soft creases and soil-marks, occasional light wear to corners, generally clean and fresh. Title and 29 photographs, prints, and mixed-media pieces, either full sheet or on mounts, each signed by the artist either on recto or verso. Each 14 x 11 inches (or smaller and mounted). Number 39 of… Read more
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$1,500.00
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The Picture Collector's Manual, Adapted to the Professional Man, and the Amateur; Being a Dictionary of Painters, Containing fifteen hundred more names than in any other work

by HOBBES, James R.

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Published
1849
Condition
Spines faded, but a handsome set, with some light foxing to the preliminaries in both volumes
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$125.00

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London: T. & W. Boone, 1849. Spines faded, but a handsome set, with some light foxing to the preliminaries in both volumes. 2 volumes, 8vo (22 x 14 cm). xxii, 508; 640 pages. Publisher's plum embossed cloth, unopened. FIRST EDITION of this exhaustive survey of painters, with brief biographical entries. It includes an alphabetical arrangement of the scholars,… Read more
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$125.00
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Parkett No. 7. Collaboration Brice Marden

by PARKETT

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Published
1986
Condition
A near-fine copy with some light handling wear and a few pale stains on front wrapper
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$125.00

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Zurich: Parkett, 1986. A near-fine copy with some light handling wear and a few pale stains on front wrapper. 25 x 21 cm. Text in English and German. Original printed wrappers. With contributions by and on Richard Artschwager, Joseph Bueys, On Kawara, Peter Schjeldahl, and an insert by John Baldessari.
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$125.00