Les Mysteres de la Chambre Noire
Paris: Flammarion, 1982. 223 pages. French text. Profusely illustrated in black & white photographs. A fine survey of Surrealist photography. NF/NF DJ.
Baltimore: Printed For The Author, by Innes & Company, 1866. Dark blue/green pebbled cloth; blind-ruled with gilt lettering on spine. Corners bumped and worn. Spine ends are bruised and worn. The spine has a cut about 1" long just below the gilt lettering. The interior is toned with some foxing. Overall, this is a tight and clean copy. Previous owner's name is penciled on the second flyleaf. 7 3/4" tall; 263 pages and 1 page errata.
Second Edition of The Price Guide to Antique Silver. Second Edition. Authored by Peter Waldron. ANTIQUE COLLECTORS' CLUB!! Copyright 1982. This Book Is In ABSOLUTELY 100% PERFECT CONDITION!!
This Notable Trials Library 1989 Special Edition of Maureen McKernan's "The Amazing Crime And Trial Of Leopold And Loeb" is in very good condition. Bound in half leather, the leather portion is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 7 1/2" tall and 1 1/2" thick. There is a bookplate on the inside front cover which has been partially removed. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques...
Rrose is a Rrose is a Rrose: Gender Performance in Photography
NEW YORK. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
New York, Abrams, 1997, 234 pp., hundreds of beautifully printed illus., some in color. 4to, cloth, d.j. First ed. Fine/Fine
First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Silver satin cloth-covered boards with title stamped in red and black on cover and spine; with photographically illustrated dust jacket with French folds...
This Easton Press 1988 Collector's Edition of Turner's "The Frontier In American History" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 8 3/4" tall and 1 1/4" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
Offered is a collection of six important catalogs of Japanese swords and sword furniture published 1981 to 1984 by Robert E Haynes, "Highly Important Japanese Swords and Kodoku," and catalogs 4,5,6,7 and 8, all in excellent condition. Sold as a lot.
Complete in Two Volumes. New York: 1856, D. Appleton & Co. Bound in a full deep navy Morocco leather with gilt ruling and decoration on the covers and spine in six compartments with raised hubs. All edges gilt. Exterior in remarkably fine condition. Interior has some foxing but in very tight, nice shape. 7 1/8" tall.
This Easton Press 2000 Collector's Edition is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9" tall and 1 3/8" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. The "Great Books of the 20th Century" Collector's Notes Sheet is included. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
Two Sotheby's Important Chinese Export Porcelain from the Mottahedeh Collection.
New York. Wednesday,January 30,1985. Sale Results Are Included.
JAPANESE EXPORT PORCELAIN by Oliver Impey, Catalogue of the collection of the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, Hotei Publishing, Amsterdam, c 2002: Japanese porcelain formed an important function in the decorative schemes of European palaces and country houses in the second half of the 17th century, the continuation of which is felt to this day, both in interior decoration and in the innumerable imitations and pastiches that have never been out of fashion...
The Frick Collection, Volume 8, Potteries and Porcelains. Publ. The Frick Art Reference Library, New York 1955. Red Cloth Boards; no dust jacket. Book Condition is excellent. First Edition. Elephant Folio 18 x 13.5 inches.
This is a high quality catalog of the Frick Collection of pottery and porcelain from 1955. Forward by Walter Read Hovey and Introduction by Sir Osbert Sidwell. 45 + pages plus 53 plates, each with a separate page of description...
Collector's Library. Hardcover with dustjacket published in 1950 by Gramercy Publishers, New York.Translated from the Swedish by Lillian Ollen. Periods discussed - 101 accompanying photos.Light wear on the cover otherwise fine.
A SEARCH FOR TWO BAD MICE. By Eleanor Clymer. Pictures by Margery Gill. New York: Atheneum, 1980. 8vo. Original tan cloth in color pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated in black and white. A family visits Beatrix Potter's house in order to see the dollhouse where the Two Bad Mice lived. FIRST EDITION. In mint condition.
Text by Philippe Jousse, Patrick Sequin, Enrico Navarra, Catherine Drouin-Prouve, Claude Prouve, Norman Foster, Jean Nouvel, Massimiliano Fuksas, Joseph Belmont, Françoise-Claire Prodhon, Azzedine Alaïa, Catherine Coley, Paul Virilio, Claude Parent, Jean Prouvé.
Galeries Jousse Sequin and Galerie Enrico Navarra, Paris, 1998. First Edition. Text in French and English. Oversize softcover in stiff illustrated French-fold wraps...
Philadelphia: Published at Friend's Book-Store. No Year Listed. Ca. 1850.
Wonderful reference book about the subject "Tiffany Favrile Art Glass" by Moise Steeg. 192 pages and over 240 pictures from numerous publich and private collections provide a strong reference source to the Tiffany glass collector. Published by Schiffer in 2000, ISBN: 0764302078.
12.5" x 9.5" hardcover, very good condition, a new book.
A soft cover catalog entitled "Pastoral Holland the Dutch Landscape in the Time of Rembrandt" and published by Theodore B. Donson, Ltd., 1984. A Spring exhibition of 17thC Dutch landscapes (April 27-June 16, 1984) with 85 uncommon b&w plates. Price list and selected bibliography. Unpaginated.