A Martin Gordon Inc. soft cover catalog for the auction held at the Hotel St. Moritz (NYC) on May 9 & 10, 1977. Black and white photos feature almost all of the 1152 lots of Fine 16th thru 20thC Prints, Vintage Photographs, Print and Photographic Reference Books. The cover(front and back) shows light wear and there is a small tear at the top of the back cover, otherwise in good condition. Artists: Baron De Meyer, Atget, Curtis, Roussel,Hassam,Picasso,Matisse etc...
Invaluable resource. A hardcover with its original dustjacket in very good condition. Published in 1981 by the Smithsonian Illustrated Library Of Antiques and prepared by The Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Includes 25 colorplates, 120 black-and-white photographs. 128pgs.
This lot includes two Sotheby Parke Bernet NY auction catalogs. One is dated 10/2/75, the other 12/2/75. The latter auction includes English and Continental Pewter. Estimate lists are included in both; the December catalog has final prices written in and October has a final list price printed. Light wear.
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.
Published in 2004 by World Publications Group Dighton, MA. An oversized coffee table book that gives a nice history along with large colored photos. The jacket shows modest wear on the edges otherwise the book is in pristine condition. 112 pgs. Appendix lists Shaker communities.
A blue hard cover and former library copy published by Hyperion Press.No date. There are library date stamps on the front end paper which is clipped.Seventy nine plates.
Written by Veronique Vienne. A large soft cover published in 1993 by Express, Columbus Ohio. Includes many illustrations and colored photos. 9 3/4"-12"; 93 pp. Like new.
Published in 1975 by Little Brown & Co. Boston/Toronto, a stated first American Edition. Blue cloth boards but no dust jacket. Includes both colored and B&W photos as well as a map. "An illustrated companion to Central Asia and Mongolia".Chapters:the Russias, Timur i-Lenk, Bokhara, Outer Mongolia, Khiva, Turkmens, etc. Invaluable resource in light of the current crisis in the Middle East. The book is slightly musty and there is one black mark on the title page. 144pp.
A slim, oversized softcover book with b&w photos. Text by Robin Emmerson. Printed by The Gallpen Press Ltd. Pottergate, Norwich(1984.) Very very light wear on the cover. Unmarked. 24pp.
Softcover published in 1989 by Hurst Gallery Cambridge,MA. Text by Peter Hester. Softcover published in 1989 by Hurst Gallery Cambridge,MA. Text by Peter Hester. Artwork (baskets, pottery implements, jewelry) from Pre-Columbian Southwest i.e., cultures that fluorished from 200BC-AD 1500. Faint smudge on front cover, and a one inch stain and Hurst label on the back (cover) otherwise in very good condition. 107 b/w photos. 48pp.
Auction catalog from Sotheby's York Avenue Galleries (April 7, 1981). Very slight musty odor. There are 305 lots of American, Continental and English silver (tankards, coffee sets,centerpieces, etc.) with B&W photos. The cover shows some wear but there is no script.Estimate page included. Sold as is.
A soft cover catalog featuring artwork in the International Museum of Children's Art. The museum was founded in Berlin in 1993. Also included is a museum brochure. Text is in English and German. Many colored plates. Near fine condition. 176 pp.
Paperback catalog with photos and price guide. Written by Sarah Peabody Turnbaugh and published in 1992 by the Hurst Gallery.
Written by Marie Louise d'Otrange Mastai and published in 1981 by the Smithsonian. The book is part of a set of reference books on antiques. Prepared by the Cooper Hewitt Museum. Very light wear on the jacket otherwise in fine condition.Illustrated with 33 color plates and 102 B&W photos.
First edition published in 1960 by Viking Press and edited by Cleveland Amory and Frederic Bradlee, this book includes some fabulous photographs and stories taken from Vanity Fair magazines during the 1920's and 1930's. Cover is worn and torn in places as noted in the pictures but otherwise in good condition.
Stated first edition (1957) of Harold Courlander's, Terrapin's Pot of Sense. Illustrated by Elton Fax and published by Henry Holt & Co, New York. Library copy with bookplate and back pocket. The very first page (which perhaps was blank) has been torn off with a razor (picture #3.)125 pp.
An interesting tourist piece made during the early 20th C. The back reads "Reins la Cathedral Made in France 2196". White metal with a bronze finish(some white spotting on the front). 4" x 2-3/4"
Softcover published by Oliphant and Company in association H.V. Allison Galleries, NY. Exhibition catalogue with 21 unpaginated pages and 21 color plates. It features works of art from the following artists: Robert Salmon, James E. Buttersworth, William Frye, Elisha Taylor Baker, William Hare, Archibald Cary Smith, William Trost Richards, Francis Augustus Silva, Sanford Robinson Gifford, Granville Perkins, Antonio Jacobsen, Edward Redfield, Michael Keane. Exhibition prices are also noted. Addre...