All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1980 item #521872 (stock #06.099)
Georgia O'Keefe. A Portrait. 1978. Hardcover with dustjacket in slipcase.

New York: Viking/The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1978. First edition. 51 full-page plates by Stieglitz. Embossed paper covered boards. Fine in fine dustjacket with slipcase.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1980 item #521763 (stock #06.098)
Newton, Helmut
SLEEPLESS NIGHTS

NY: Congreve, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Black boards with white lettering. Illustrated with both color and b/w photographs. Superb copy in an fine dust jacket. Brodart cover.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #520209 (stock #06.093)
von Dewitz, Bodo; Schuller-Procopovici, Karin
HUGO ERFURTH PHOTOGRAPH ZWISCHEN TRADITION UND MODERNE

Stadt Köln, Agfa Foto-Historama, Wallraf Richartz Museum / Museum Ludwig, 1992. 584 pages, hardcover with dust jacket. Fine.

Hugo Erfurth (1874-1948)
Erfurth was the portrait photographer par excellence of the intellectual and artistic avant-garde of the Weimar Republic in the 1920s...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Contemporary item #519632 (stock #06.092)
Lista, Giovanni
FUTURISM & PHOTOGRAPHY

Merrell Publishers Ltd. in associatrion with the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, London, 2001. Large quarto, 160 pp. Wraps.

At the turn of the 20th century parascientific experiments, spiritualist photography, multi-portraits, montage effects and the chronophotographs of Etienne-Jules Marey provided a rich background against which a Futurist photographic aesthetic gradually formed...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1990 item #517863 (stock #06.088)
MAURICE TABARD
Text by Pierre Gassmann, Rosalind Krauss and Caroline Elissagaray

Paris: Contrejour, 1987. 4to., 120 pp., 80 b&w images. Cloth with dust jacket. Near fine.

Avant-garde photographer Maurice Tabard experimented with a number of surrealist techniques; including solarization, double exposure, and photomontage...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #516953 (stock #06.077)
Tanzerinnen der Gegenwart

E. SCHAEFFER. ORELL FÜSSLI VERLAG 1931. 78 PAGES. HC. Illustrated with 65 full page photo plates presents the dancing queens / ballet dancers of the 20th Century, introduced by Fred Hildenbrandt. Tatjana Barbakoff, La Jana, La Argentina, Josephine Baker, Jenny Hasselquist, Anna Pavlowa, Sent M'Ahesa, Mary Wigman, Claire Bauroff, Hertha Feist, Trudi Schoop, Alicia Alanova, Niddy Impekoven, Anna May Wong, Gret Palucca, Grete Wiesenthal, and many more.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1960 item #516305 (stock #06.075)
Kesting, Edmund
EIN MALER SIEHT DURCH'S OBJECTIV

Fotokino Verlag Halle, 1958. First ed 4to., with edge worn dust jacket, 47 pp., plus 92 full-page b&w photo-images, 3 b&w reproductions of paintings. Illustrated with Kestings unique photographs employing solarizations, double exposures, and photograms.

Edmund KESTING (1892-1970)
During the 1920s, Kesting was at the center of the avant-garde movement in Germany, where he befriended Kurt Schwitters and Laszlo Moholy-Nagy...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1990 item #514196 (stock #06.081)
Lerski, Helmar
Helmar Lerski; Metamorphosis Through Light (Verwandlungen Durch Licht)

Luca Verlag Freren, 1982 Hardcover with dust jacket. 9x11 1/4". Preface by Andor Kraszna-Krausz. 110 pages, black and white photographs throughout. As new copy. MINT.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #510207 (stock #06.071)
A MOVING PICTURE GIVING AND TAKING BOOK
Stan Brakage

"A Moving Picture Giving And Taking Book" was published by Frontier Press in West Newbury, MA: in 1971. 70 pages, first Edition. Extremely Fine. No dust jacket, as issued. The book is perfect-bound, in flexible leatherette covers with gilt titles to the front panel and spine...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1990 item #509727 (stock #06.067)
BRION GYSIN: PAINTINGS. GYSIN, Brion

London: The October Gallery, March 1981. Exhibition catalogue. Stapled wrps. Reproduces 11 paintings, a photograph of Brion Gysin and William Burroughs in the Beat Hotel with Gysin's pictures on the wall behind, biographical notes and exhibition history to date, and an introduction by Burroughs ("Ports of Entry", a conversation between Burroughs and Gysin from 1960). Near fine and scarce.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #509185 (stock #06.065)
The Films of Carl-Theodor Dreyer
David Bordwell

University of California Press, 1981, 251 pages. Hardcover 1st Edition. In Brodart dust jacket protector and is priced clipped. The book and dustjacket are near Fine. A tight and solid copy. Scarce in this condition.

From the back cover: "In the most extenisive and intensive bookyet devoted to Dreyer, David Bordwell shows how Dreyer's films offer unique challenges to the dominant filmmaking style...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #507560
Complete in Three Volumes. New York: Samuel Stansbury, 1806. Finely-bound in full-mottled calf original American bindings; gilt ornamentally-ruled spine with red and black labels. 8 1/2" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 2000 item #505158 (stock #06.001)
Les Femmes Photographes de la Nouvelle Vision en France. 1920-1940. Edited with text by Christian Bouqueret.

Marval, Paris, 1998. 140 pp., numerous duotone and color illustrations, 8½x10¾".

This finely printed collection feautres the work of dozens of well-known and relatively unknown women photographers from France of the early twentieth century.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1980 item #504794 (stock #06.043)
THE LAMPS OF TIFFANY
Neustadt, Dr. Egon

Fairfield Press New York First Edition, 1970. Fine. Folio (approx...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1910 item #504416
ETUDE EXPERIMENTALE DU CIMENT ARME. By R. FERET. Paris: GAUTIER-VILLARS, 1906. 8vo. Bound in three-quarter black leather. Spine lettered in gilt. SIGNED on colophon page by C. LACHALAS. FIRST EDITION. Illustrated. Leather scuffed, otherwise in very good condition. From the collection of Dr. Geoffrey J.C. Frohnsdorff.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 2000 item #503170 (stock #06.042)
Women In Horror Films, 1930s
Gregory William Mank

McFarland & Company, Inc., 415 pages. 1999. Pictorial covers, hardback, as new.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #503168 (stock #06.041)
Women In Horror Films, 1940s
Gregory William Mank

McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 393 pages, 1999. Pictorial covers, hardback, as new.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #495884
American Sunday School Union: Philadelphia, 1832. Full tan straight-grain leather with gilt tooling and title on spine, foredges painted yellow. 4 1/4" Tall.