All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 2000 item #335638 (stock #03.237)
Kurzmeyer,Roman. Viereck und Kosmos. Kunstler, Lebensreformer, Okkultisten, Spiritisten in Amden 1901-1912. Max Nopper, Josua Klein, Fidus, Otto Meyer-Amden. Hardcover. MINT.

Im Jahr 1903 kaufte Josua Klein (1867-1945) in Amden, einer am Walensee in der Schweiz gelegenen Berggemeinde, für sehr viel Geld zahlreiche Häuser und Wiesen, Äcker und Wälder...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1980 item #333662 (stock #04.058)
Molinier, Pierre & Gorsen, Peter

Munich, Germany: Rogner & Bernhard, 1972. Hardcover. First Edition/First Printing. One of 2000 copies. Unpaginated. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.

Black cloth boards with embossed titles on cover and spine, as issued. Each photograph is carefully protected by a thin black paper overlay. Photographs by Pierre Molinier. Essay by Peter Gorsen. In plain, unmarked cardboard slipcase...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #333655 (stock #04.067)
Molinier: Une Retrospective

Edition Mennour, Paris, 2000, 168 pages, hardcover in dust jacket, 9.25" by 8.5". Text in French and English. As new.

Fantastic volume on Molinier's compelling and obsessive photography - fetishist images of transgendered figures in dark boudoir settings. Great collection of his work, with many images not reproduced elsewhere, including numerous nude self-portraits in drag, as well as correspondence and other Molinier ephemera...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #333649 (stock #04.066)
Barewaldt, Wayne

Plug-In Editions, Winnipeg/Smart Ass Press, Santa Monica. First edition, hardcover w/dj, 10 1/4 x 8 1/5 in. 120 pages. Fine as new.

When renegade Surrealist Pierre Molinier committed suicide in 1976, he left behind an extensive collection of dark and subversive photographs of astoundingly sensual intensity. Using himself as a model, Molinier blended transvestism and fetish, exhibiting himself with a narcissism tinged with irony...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #333557 (stock #04.065)
Mercie, Jean-Luc - Pierre Molinier. Geneve: Bartschl-Salomon Editions, 1999. 1st edition of 1000 copies. Cloth w/tipped-in reproduction on cover; large format. Superb collection of Molinier photographs in this handsome exhibition catalogue. 80pp., with approx. 65 photographs. NEW in publisher's shrinkwrap.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #333538 (stock #04.064)
Pierre Molinier, Valencia, 1999. Cloth. 268 pages, hardcover, no dj as issued, 8.5" by 5.5". Text in Spanish, with English translation. Lavishly printed book, with silk moire-covered boards with oval photo pastedowns, pearlescent endpapers, and over 80 plates of Molinier's macabre psychosexual photographs, as well as numerous textual illustrations showing publications, private photos, film stills, props and more. An elegant publication, out of print and scarce...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1980 item #330944 (stock #10172)
Standard work on Chinese painting" Osvald Sirén, Chinese Painting: Leading masters and principles, vols. I to VII, facsimile (orange cloth), Hacker Art Books Inc., New York 1973. 11 1/8 x 8 ½ inches.
Vol. I Early Chinese painting
Vol. II The first millennium. The Sung period
Vol. III The first millennium. Plates
Vol. IV The later centuries. The Yüan and early Ming masters
Vol. V The later centuries...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Contemporary item #329552 (stock #04.054)
XXe Siecle. Revue des art decoratifs et du design. Decorative arts and design magazine. 2003. 160 p., numerous col. photos & illus., 11 3/4 x 9 1/2 in., English/French, paperback. Includes articles on Gino Sarfatti, Dagobert Peche, Andre Putman, Marc Newsom, Jean Prouve, Cirva glass and an interview with Victor Arwas. New.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1990 item #325198 (stock #825)
Indispensable, highly detailed guide to 18th Century English Porcelain Figures 1745-1795, by Peter Bradshaw, published by Antique Collectors' Club in 1981. 327 pp. lavishly illustrated with 26 colored plates and many more black and white plates. Excellent condition: dust jacket intact along with original green cloth binding stamped in gold, which is in excellent condition. Several invaluable appendices, including guide to marks, and a good bibliography. Weighs about 3.5 lbs. Worldwide shippin...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1900 item #314541 (stock #2664)
Oeuvres du Lacordaire, the Dominican theologian, in French in 9 volumes of full leather with marbled endpapers and marbled edges, published in Paris by Librairie Poussielgue Freres in 1882. Volume 1, Vie de St. Dominique, the Life of Saint Dominic, has a beautiful engraving of the saint by the Blessed Fra Angelico. Each volume has a former owner's bookplate on the inside cover and his signature on the title page. Volume 5 has an ink stamp of a church library. Condition is very good with some...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1970 item #295933 (stock #IRP3)
This used ARCHEOLOGICAL MAP OF MIDDLE AMERICA (IRP3) was published in 1968 by National Geographic Magazine. The 19" x 25" folded multi-colored and indexed map locates archaeological sites in the south half of Mexico including the entire Yucatan, Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, and western Honduras. Included are inset site maps of Teotihuacan, Monte Alban, Chichen Itza, and Tikal. A larger inset map shows the Valley of Mexico and a chronological table shows the periods of major cultural developme...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #294739
This is the book: TIFFANY TASTE by JOHN LORING 1986 FIRST EDITION. Published by Garden City and Authored by Mr. Loring a TIFFANY & CO. DESIGN DIRECTOR. 223p; Excellent Full Color Photography; folio size hardbound book; dust cover is lightly nicked; grade is VG+ NF. jpgs give MORE info. Note to overseas buyers: Shipping cost is an additional twenty five dollars US minimum
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #292386 (stock #04.099)
Ambasz, Emilio ITALY: THE NEW DOMESTIC LANDSCAPE. ACHIEVEMENTS AND PROBLEMS OF ITALIAN DESIGN. NYC: Museum of Modern Art, New York, in association with Centro Di, Florence. 1972. First edition. A Fine hardcover book with Very Good original printed glassine wrappers with four pieces of cut-out furniture inserted. Glassine is age-darkened to spine (as usual). A very unusual, beautiful volume. 8 x 10 book, with 432 pages, 520 illustrations (120 in color).

Published by the Museum of Modern ...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 2000 item #290827 (stock #04.124)
Robert Gober by Dave Hickey (1994). Hardcover: 64 pages ; Dimensions: 0.50 x 10.50 x 7.50 Distributed Art Publishers; (February 1994). Selected as the United States representative to the 2001 Venice Biennale, the sculptor and installation artist Robert Gober has, thanks to several major museum exhibitions in recent years, established himself as perhaps the most important artist of his generation, thanks to his symbolically charged re-creations of everyday objects that he makes into installations...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 2000 item #288927 (stock #04.131)
Cy Twombly: Photographs. Text by William Katz. Hardcover with dust jacket. 28 color plates. Matthew Marks Gallery; (1993)
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #287505 (stock #04.122)
Gabetti e Isola Mobili 1950 - 1970. Ferrari, Fulvio. 1986. 87 p., 90 col. & b/w photos, 12 1/4 x 8 1/2 in., Italian, hardback. dj, very good.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Contemporary item #282224 (stock #04.111)
Marianne BRANDT Hab ich je an kunst gedacht. Brockhage, Hans. 2001. 235 p., numerous col. & b/w photos & illus., 9 1/4 x 9 1/4 in., German, hardback. new.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Contemporary item #281983 (stock #Boggess1)
Very handy book on American Brilliant Period cut glass by the Boggess's and publised by Schiffer in 2001. Softcover, 160 pages with 3 to 4 pictures per page. Price guide, marks and index of companies.