KINGDOM OF THE SOUL, Symbolist Art in Germany 1870-1920.
Stockholm, Sweden) Waldemarsudde (Museum : Djurgarden, Hans Henrik Brummer (Contributor), Birmingham City Museum and Art Gallery (Corporate Author), Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt (Corporate Author), Ingrid Ehrhardt (Editor), Simon Reynolds (Editor)
This richly illustrated volume outlines the link between the Pre-Raphaelite artists in Britain and the Expressionists on the Continent...
Oriental Lowestoft With Special Reference to the Trade with China and the Porcelain Decorated for the American Market by J.A.LLOYD HYDE and Published by Charles Scribner's Sons of New York,Copyright 1936. 154 Pages. This Edition Designed and Printed at Argus Press, Albany, N.Y.
From 16 Point Aldine Bembo Type on Worthy Sterling Wove...
J.A. LLOYD HYDE. ORIENTAL LOWESTOFT CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN. Published by The Ceramic Book Company. Newport,Monmouthshire. Special Reference to the Trade with China and the Porcelain Decorated for the American Market.
161 Pages with Color Frontpiece of a Famille Rose Goose Tureen and Cover. This Edition contains thirty-three(33)plates in monochrome and four(4)in Full Color...
Der STUMME FILM (The Silent Film)
Berlin Cigaretten Bilderdienst Altona-Bahrenfeld, 1935. Book with glued in black and white photographs of famous film stars of Germany. Bound in stiff blue wraps with a pictorial cover. With 136 pages and 200 tipped in photographs. The photos are extremely clear and sharp. With original cardboard mailer...
Floris Neususs, Thomas Barrow and Charles Hage (Essays)
EXPERIMENTAL VISION: THE EVOLUTION OF THE PHOTOGRAM SINCE 1919
Exhibition Catalogue from the Denver Museum of Art, 1994.
Denver: Roberts/Rinehart, 1994. First edition. 9 x 11 book with 88 pages, including 59 b/w and Color full-page plates. The b/w images are reproduced in 4-color quadtones. Softcover copy in stiff, printed wrappers. Interior unmarked and very clean...
1966 Works by Whitney Darrow, Jr. (1909-)
who worked as a cartoonist for the New Yorker during the '50's. Stated First Edition, First Printing, Simon and Schuster. No dj. Slight mildew smell; faint yellowing the edge of the front cover and on the first page; a few spots on the back. Sold as is. 128 pages.
Ferrari, Fulvio and Napoleone
CARLO MOLLINO: Photographs 1956-1962
Torino, Museo Casa Mollino, 2006. 336 pp., hundreds of color and b&w photographs. 4to, cloth. Text in English, with Italian translation in separate wraps pamphlet. As new in shrink wrap.
The Italian architect and designer Carlo Mollino held photography dear--it was one of his great passions and favorite means of expression, and an excellent way to enjoy another great passion, women...
ONCE ROUND THE SUN. BY ELSA-BRITA TITCHENELL. ILLUSTRATIONS BY JUSTIN C. GRUELLE. A Challenger Book. (Imprint on title-page): Covina, California: Theosophical University Press. WITH RARE ERRATUM SLIP TIPPED IN OVER PUBLISHER'S IMPRINT - Pasadena 15, California: Theosophical University Press. Copyright 1950. 8vo. Bound in full blue cloth with color pictorial paste-label. MINT IN ORIGINAL CLEAR ACETATE DUST JACKET. Yellow endpapers with small illustration on front free endpaper...
Whether you want to enhance your own drawing and painting skills or simply learn more about the techniques artists use, these books will do it for you. Lavishly illustrated with attractive and instructive images, they're comprehensive resources worthy to be called encyclopediae.
Included are Jeremy Galton's "The Encyclopedia of Oil Painting Techniques" (192 pages), Hazel Harrison's "The Encyclopedia of Watercolour Techniquees" (192 pages) and Ian Simpson's "The Encyclopedia of Drawin...
Filmplakate 1908 - 1932
German film posters from the former East German film archive in Potsdam, catalog for the exhibition in 1986.
One of the best reference books on the subject. 119 posters are illustrated in color. VG
UFA Film Posters 1918 – 1943
Verlag: Umschau Baus Verlag, Heidelberg, 1998. Softcover, 144 pages, format A4, with 54 full-page film poster illustrations, 6 quarter-side large poster illustrations and 30 smaller black/white poster illustrations. With artist index and extensive source index. A must have for the collector. Fine.
Layaway fell through; back on the market ...
Children in Late Victorian and Edwardian times were the first to enjoy the gorgeous Fairy Books edited by Andrew Lang: 12 anthologies of fairytales from around the world, each named for a different color. The volumes debuted between 1889 and 1910, so this 1901 book appeared about midway through the series. By then, many illustrations were in color and the covers had become works of art. Here, in a gilded and lyrical Art Nouveau swirl, a ...
This copiously illustrated early Victorian edition appeared only 60 years after James Boswell’s masterpiece of biography was first published in 1791. Titled in full “The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. comprehending an account of his studies and numerous works in chronological order; a series of his epistolary correspondence and conversations,” the set is completed by “Boswell's journal of a tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson” as its fifth volume.
The volumes were iss...
In one volume. Catalog published by Maggs Brothers, London, 1928. Finely bound in 3/4 leather and marbled papers with raised hubs on spine with red and black labels. 9 5/8" tall.
For sale here are Four 19th century porcelain panels, which showed babies playing around happily. In excellent condition. Dimension: 40 in x 15 in (L x D).
Wydawnictwo Dolnoslaskic, Krakow 2004. 80 pages. Pictorial covered hardback. NEW.
Interesting book on Polish avant-garde artist, writer, and photographer Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz, focusing on his remarkable paintings and pastels
WERNER ROHDE - Fotografien 1925 - 1937
Edited 1992 in Berlin.
8-1/4 x 11 inches. 124 pp., German text. 100 illustrations on plates (b/w photographs, sample pages of specifically mounted albums by the artist, collages and photo-typographic designs). The collages are illustrated in colour. 108 small illustrations in the catalogue (catalogue raisonné for the period 1925 to 1937).
Fine quality, well researched monograph and catalogue about the German Avant-Garde Photographer WERNER ROH...
This approximately 10" x 7.25" journal is in good condition. Published by the Wolfsonian, with color illustrations, paperbound, and more than 272 pages long. Three copies are available, each in the original shrink wrap. (Sorry, no further discounts.) Shipping is an additional $2.50.
Articles are the following:
Narciso G. Menocal, "On Cuban Culture and the Contents of this Issue";
Carlos Venegas Fornias, "Havana Between Two Centuries";
Lohania Aruca, "The Crist...