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ALBUM PITTORESQUE DES JARDINS AMEUBLEMENS ET DÉCORS RUSTIQUES. DESSINÉ ET...
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ALBUM PITTORESQUE DES JARDINS AMEUBLEMENS ET DÉCORS RUSTIQUES. DESSINÉ ET PUBLIÉ PAR D. GUILMARD.

by GUILMARD, DÉSIRÉ.

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Paris: Au Bureau Du Journal Le garde-Meuble, 1859. Small oblong 4to, publisher's red cloth rebacked with original spine laid down. Fine copy of a ravishing book with chromolithograph title page and 23 chromolithograph plates. Désiré Guilmard (1810-1885), the founder of the journal Le Garde-Meuble Ancien et Moderne, which specialized in ornament and furniture, was closely connected to the Parisian design community and an influential purveyor of taste in a fifty year period of economic growth and changing tastes. His various albums and books on design and interior decoration appear in OCLC, but there is only one listing of this book on garden furniture and rustic architecture - at the Musée Histoire Naturelle in Paris. The opening of formerly royal properties and the transformation of Paris with grand boulevards and parks brought tremendous interest in landscaping and horticulture not only for public parks but for domestic gardens. Suburban and country house gardens… Read more
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ALLEREI GEDANKEN IN VIGNETTEN FORM VON C. O. CZESCHKA. DIE QUELLE I.

ALLEREI GEDANKEN IN VIGNETTEN FORM VON C. O. CZESCHKA. DIE QUELLE I.

by (CZESCHKA, CARL OTTO)

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Vienna, 1900. Vienna: Martin Gerlach (1900). Oblong 4to, decorated portfolio, cloth and boards, ties. Fine. Thirty tinted and black and white lithographed plates, including title page, of decorative Secession design by Czeschka, member of the Wiener Werkstätte and a poster artist, graphic designer, illustrator and typographer.. Cloth and Boards.. Fine.. Illus. by Czeschka.. Oblong 4to.
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ANDERSEN KALENDER 1911. ZWOLF MÄRCHEN.

ANDERSEN KALENDER 1911. ZWOLF MÄRCHEN.

by Andersen, Hans Christian

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M. MUNK: VIENNA, 1911. Vienna: M. Munk, 1911. 4to, color lithographed cream wrappers with crown and fish motif by Urban. Small loss to paper covering at bottom of spine else fine. Twelve color and gilt lithographs illustrate twelve fairy tales by Hans Christian Andersen opposite pages of text within elaborate gilt borders. Decorated calendar pages list feast or saint’s days for each month. Lefler and Urban did a series of these illustrated story-calendars with different plates . A lovely example of Viennese Jugendstil design. . Color Lithographed Wrappers. Near Fine.. Illus. by LEFLER AND URBAN.. 4to.
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Abbildung Und Beschreibung Der Modernsten Former Fur Kunstler Und Handwerker
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Abbildung Und Beschreibung Der Modernsten Former Fur Kunstler Und Handwerker

by Matthaey, Carl

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Ilmenau & Weimar : Bernard Friedrich Voight, 1831. Four fascicles - 1831, 1832, 1835, 1835 - in one volume. Complete. Plain calf spine and brown marbled paper boards, worn and somewhat scraped but sound. Internally fresh. Only edition of a rare Biedermeier pattern and ornament book for the use of craftsman and architects at the time that the style was emerging in a transitional period between Neoclassicism and Romanticism for the new urban classes of Germany, Austria and Scandanavia between 1815 and 1848 in literature, music, interior design and visual arts. Matthaey (1778-1848) was an architect and writer on architecture, author of a number of practical works. Twenty lithographed plates in each fascicle for a total of 80 with descriptive text of designs and motifs for gold and silversmiths, carpenters, woodworkers, furniture and fabric designers, porcelain factories, glass and iron workers and equipment and accessories for horses. Engelmann, Bibliotheca Mechanico-Technologica, 238. Universal… Read more
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Album De Rébus Comiques

Album De Rébus Comiques

by Cham (Amédée De Noé)

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Paris: Bureaux Du Magasin Des Familles Oblong 8vo, full contemporary black morocco, triple gilt fillet bordeers, gilt vine design on spine, gilt cover lettering, moiré endpapers. Some edge rubbing but very nice. Armorial bookplate: heraldic shield with crown, "Bibliothèque de Roger". Original printed and pictorial pink wrappers bound in. Cham (1818-1879) was a caricaturist and depicter of manners following Daumier and Gavarni. Sixteen lithographed pages of rebuses printed on rectos only. The illustrations representing the words are taken from contemporary French life. the explanations are printed on the original back wrapper (translation available). A rebus is a puzzle in which words are represented by combinations of pictures and individual letters. . Contemporary Black Morocco. About Fine. Illus. by Cham. Oblong 8vo.
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Album Du Carnival

Album Du Carnival

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Parfumerie Oriza No place, no date (circa 1875). 4to, purple cloth boards, gilt-lettered spine. About fine. Large bookplate of Wilhelm Herzog Braunschweig. Twelve color lithographs by E. Girard on thick paper mounted on stubs of provocatively dressed young women each with caption alluding to Ismail Pasha (1830-1895), Ottoman Viceroy of Egypt with the hereditary title Khedive. His greatest achievement was his role in opening the Suez Canal, but his building projects and profligate person spending led to British control and forced abdication in 1879. Sexy Anglo-Egyptian carnival costumes which are satiric adaptations of military costume with Scottish and Islamic motifs.. Boards. Fine. Illus. by E. Girard. 4to.
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Album Officiel De La Fete Des Vignerons Vevey 1889

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Lausanne & Vevey: F. Payot and Others, 1889. Oblong 8vo, color pictorial wrappers (small cracks at fore edge and short closed marginal tear on second leaf). 48 leaves open into a panorama in color of six meters representing the annual parade of the wine-growers. The procession includes, Swiss military musical corps and guards, other musical groups, gardeners, shepherdesses, the Roman harvest goddesses, Ceres and Pales, Bacchus, Silene , the vineyard workers, women in costume of the 22 Swiss cantons. The illustrations are by E. Vuillmin after the costumes of P. Vallouy. . Color Pictorial Wrappers. Very Good.. Illus. by E. Vuillmin... Oblong 8vo.
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Almanach du Franc Buveur

by Barranger, Leon and Andre Simon

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Paris: " Le Livre", Emile Chamontin, 1926. 8vo, wrappers with large paste-down printed label. About fine. Frontispiece by Daragnes and 25 wood-engraved illustrations by Falke, Meheut and other - full page and vignette head ings to calendar pages. Poems, anecdotes and recipes relating to wine. 146 pages + ads. Text by Cendrars, Ponchon, du Plessis, Baudelaire and the ancients.. Wrappers. Fine. 8vo.
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The American Vitruvius: An Architect's Handbook of Civic Art

The American Vitruvius: An Architect's Handbook of Civic Art

by Hegemann, Werner and Elbert Peets

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New York: Architectural Book Publishing Co., 1922. Large folio, gilt-lettered buckram. Spine faded but legible, cover lettering bright, contents fine; plain brown lettered dust jacket missing spine. A thesaurus of civc art for architects with 298 pages and over 1200 photographs, plans and drawings of city development and urban design from its origins to contemporary garden city movements by a well-known German architect and city planner and his friend Elbert Peets, a landscape architect. Fleeing Nazi Germany, he spent many years in the U.S., teaching at the New School for Social Research and making city plans for Berkeley and Oakland besides being housing commissioner for Philadelphia.. Gilt-lettered Cloth. Very Good/Missing Spine. Large Folio.
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American Apartment Houses of today/illustrating Plans, Details, Exteriors and Interiors of Modern...

American Apartment Houses of today/illustrating Plans, Details, Exteriors and Interiors of Modern City and Suburban Apartment Houses Throughout the United States

by Sexton, R.W.

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New York: Architectural Book Publishing Co., 1926. Folio, gilt-lettered navy cloth. About fine. Photographs and plans from the Golden Age of the apartment building with work mostly in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles. With 268 pages of photographs and floor plans plus 17 plates of interiors. Architects include George and Edward Blum, Roberts De Golyer, Fred French, McKim Mead & White, Emery Roth, Schwartz & Gross, Warren & Wetmore and many others. This work predates Sexton's 1929 book with a similar title and features different architects. . Cloth. About Fine. Folio.
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André Metthey. Décorateur et Céramiste

André Metthey. Décorateur et Céramiste

by CLOUZOT, HENRI.

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Paris: Libraire Des Arts Décoratifs Paris, 1920s. André Metthey was a master ceramist of the early 20th century. Breaking away from the academic style of Sèvres, his early influences were Japanese and Korean work and the Arts and Crafts movement. After his move to Asnières, he was associated with Henri Matisse and the Fauves. His works sell today for astonishing prices.. Cloth and Boards. Very Good Plus. Illus. by André Metthey. Portfolio, Folio.
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Ansichten vom Wiener Rathauskeller.

by URBAN, JOSEPH AND HEINRICH LEFLER.

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Vienna: Martin Gerlach, 1899. Vienna: Martin Gerlach (1899). Oblong 4to, portfolio, lettered boards and cloth spine, ties. Fine. With accompanying booklet (a little soiled, bit of corner missing). The portfolio contains 51 photographic plates on thick card stock of the interiors of the Rathauskeller, decorated by Lefler and Urban, assisted by Karl Wilda, Alexander Goltz, Hugo Darnaut and others. The booklet contains fifteen chromolithograph plates on glossy paper of Lefler and Urban's artwork for the building. The restaurants, wine cellar, bar and halls were located beneath City Hall. This was the most significant project awarded by the Viennese government to an architect at the turn of the century. Huge murals by Lefler in the style of his and Urban's medieval and historical book illustrations provided the overall decorative scheme which included the furniture and architectural elements. A wonderful documentation of this work of fin-de-siècle fin-de-siècle architecture and… Read more
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Aphorismes, Menus & Variétés

Aphorismes, Menus & Variétés

by BRILLAT-SAVARIN

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Paris: Les Francs-Bibliophiles, 1961. Signatures loose as issued in original printed wrappers, contained in original board chemise and black sueded-paper slipcase. Chemise spine sunned, else fine. One of 75 copies printed for a French bibliophile society; this copy fo Édouard Loewy, leading French rare bookseller. With 25 mezzotints by Mario Avati of food and culinary objects in a dramatic black geometric style. Chapters preceded with a menu and description of where the repast was served (including a NY tavern in 1755). Recipes and notes on preparation and the famous aphorisms. Avati is an important mezzotint artist, reviving this graphic technique from the 17th to 19th centuries. Monod 1955. Strahan, Artist and the Book in France, page 222.. Wrappers, Chemise, Slipcase. Fine. Illus. by Mario Avati. 4to.
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The Art Work of Louis C. Tiffany

by Kay, Charles D.

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page, 1914. Thick 4to, original stunning publisher's binding of embossed, enameled and gilt red vellu. Binding a little warped; a few tissue guards creased. Handsome copy. One of 492 copies on Japan paper for private presentation. Beautifully produced with excellent large-scale plates, of which 21 are tipped-in and in color plus 42 photogravures with lettered tissue guards. The binding's embossed squares allude visually to Tiffany's work in metal, stained glass, jewelry and textiles. This book was included in the Cooper Hewitt 2016 exhibit "Passion for the Exotic: Louis Comfort Tiffany and Lockwood de Forest". Tiffany was an Art Nouveau and Aesthetic Movement designer in every medium of the decorative arts. . Embossed Vellum. Fine. Thick 4to.
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The Art of Landscape Gardening

The Art of Landscape Gardening

by Repton, Humphry

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Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1907. 8vo, cloth and boards. Corners a little bumped else very good. Edited by John Nolen. Designed by Bruce Rogers. First in a series of classics of landscape architecture. Colored frontispiece with overlay, 22 plates and 28 figures in the text, some with overlays. Includes Repton's Sketches and Hints on Landscape Gardening and Theory and Practice of Landscape Gardening. . Cloth and Boards. Very Good. 8vo.
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