"Buddhist Book Illuminations", by Pratapaditya Pal and Julia Meech-Pekarik. Published by Ravi Kumar Publishers. Printed by Walker Print (Far East) Ltd. Hong Kong. This 1988 edition is limited to 400 copies. This copy is number 161. 339 pages. Hard cover in slipcase. Large quarto, red cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt design on front board, numerous illustrations in black and white (130) and in color (108). Excellent condition...
The Nabis & Their Period. Translated by Michael Bullock.
London: Lund Humphries, (1969). 1st ed. in English, 136 pp., with 54 illus., 6 in colour. 4to., original ivory cloth, d.j. Fine.
THE POETICAL WORKS OF THOMAS TICKELL. With The Life Of The Author. Bell's Edition. Edinburg (sic): At The Apollo Press, By The Martins, 1781. 5" x 3". Bound in full leather. Gilt tooled Greek Key design on both covers. The spine with gilt lyre designs in compartments and red and black onlays. Marbled endpapers. Engraved pictorial title: "Beneath a lofty tulip's shade/Sat the young lover and th'Immortal maid". Head of spine and joints rubbed but overall a very good copy...
Eisner, Lotte H.
THE HAUNTED SCREEN: Expressionism in the German Cinema and the influence of Max Reinhardt
Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1969. Hardcover. 360pp. 8vo 7 3/4 - 9 3/4 inches tall. Great copy with tight binding and clean pages. Light foxing. Fine book and Fine mylar protected dust jacket.
Classic study of expressionistic German cinema. Including material on Reinhardt, Lubitsch, Lang, Murnau & the rest of the gang. Illus. w...
Julian Cox, Edmund Teske
Spirit into Matter: The Photographs of Edmund Teske
J. Paul Getty Trust Publications, 2004.
Edmund Teske (1911-1996) was one of the alchemists of twentieth-century American photography. Over a sixty-year period, he created a diverse body of work that explored the expressive and emotional potentials of the medium...
"Surimono: Privately Published Japanese Prints in the Spencer Museum of Art" by Roger Keyes. 1984 First Edition, Kodansha. Clothbound Hardcover with Original Dust Jacket. Condition - New. 199 pages, 60 color plates, 186 B/W reproductions, entries on 268 images, and a comprehensive bibliography. "Keyes focuses on the collaboration between artists and poets...
Oriental Lowestoft BY Horace W.& Elinor Gordon. This book is Orange in Color.. Elinor Gordon was the Premier Chinese Export Porcelain Dealer for many years. Her Husband Horace was a Successful Broker on Wall Street.
20TH CENTURY ANTIQUES. How to Buy INEXPENSIVELY Today,The Values of Tomorrow. Tony Curtis with Elizabeth D. Taylor. Chartwell Books,Inc.
Over 400 Photographs, Many Reproduced in Full Color.
THIS IS A GREAT BOOK!!!
Porcelains, bronzes, decorative arts, furniture, glass etc.
No price list. Light wear on the cover. 284 lots.
Stated First Edition F-A, copyright by Zane Grey 1926, published by Grosset & Dunlap, New York. Very first page is missing, slight yellowing, no dj otherwise in good condition. 281 pgs.
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Merrell Publishers Ltd. in associatrion with the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, London, 2001...
A hard cover published by the Trustees of Worcester Art Museum in 1935.
The cover has olive paper on board with a tan paper label and spine. There is some splitting on the seam and top of the paper spine/label otherwise fine. B&W plates. 187 pp.
This lot includes 13 volumes of the magazine LATIN AMERICAN ART, published from 1991 to 1994 in Scottsdale AZ, by Editor Michael Marcellino. With an emphasis on 20th century fine arts, from North America, Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean, the publication also featured a wide array of Latin American decorative and fine arts, from Pre-Columbian artifacts, Spanish Colonial art and decorative arts, to paintings and sculpture from all periods of Latin American culture. Arti...
"Tsujigahana: The Flower of Japanese Textile Art" by Toshiko Ito. 1985 First Edition. Clothbound Hardcover with original dust jacket. Condition-New. 202 pages, numerous color plates.
"In this book, not only is the beauty of tsujigahana spectacularly reproduced for those making their first acquaintance with the subject, but a Japanese scholar at the leading edge of research casts a penetrating light on te background, technique, and chronology of the art."
This lot includes eight volumes - Vol. 3 Foundations of Science and Mathematics(1960); Vol. #: 4: Religion and Theology(1961); Vol 5. Philosophy of Law and Jurisprudence (1961); Vol. 6 Imaginative Literature (1961); Vol. 7 Imaginative Literature II (1962); Vol. 8 The Story of Ethics (1962); Vol. 9 Biology, Psychology and Medicine(1963);and Vol. 10 Philosophy (1963). Published by Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc. - copyright dates are noted. All in very good condition, no script, cream colored textu...
"Shigaraki: Potter's Valley" by Louise Allison Cort. 1981 second printing. Clothbound hard cover with original dust jacket. Condition - New. 428 pages, 52 full color photographs and more than 300 B/W photos encompassing both the great variety of Shigaraki wares and the techniques and processes still in use today.
Louise Allison Cort, formerly assistant curator of Oriental Art at the Fogg Museum, is a craft historian and the recognized Western authority on Shigaraki ware. "Louise Cort's vision...
Charleston is Definetly our Favorite Town in the South. We have taken pictures with original cover that has a few tears in it. The Inside of the Book is in Very Good Condition. Published by Hastings House Publishers in New York. Put together by Samuel and Narcissa Chamberlain and Edited by Narcissa Chamberlain. 164 PAGES OF Fantastic Houses.
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Ho, Wai-kam, Sherman E. Lee, Laurence Sickman and Mar F. Wilson, Eight Dynasties of Chinese Painting. The Collections of the Nelson Gallery-Atkins Museum, Kansas City, and The Cleveland Museum of Art. Cleveland: The Cleveland Museum of Art (and Indiana University Press) 1980. Hardcover with dustjacket.
Some wear and tear to dustjackets.