"Ancient India", Bulletin of the Archeological Survey of India, number 3, January 1947. Published by the Manager of Publications, Delhi. Printed by the Baptist Mission Press, Calcutta. 8 3/8"x10 11/16" (21,5x27 cm). 150 pages. Numerous drawings, maps and photos. A series of articles on the archeology of India, Afghanistan and Pakistan, by British field experts, published in the mid forties to the early sixties. Contents described on cover (see photo 1). Worn but good condition.
"Ancient India", Bulletin of the Archeological Survey of India, number 2, July 1946. Published by the Manager of Publications, Delhi. Printed by the Baptist Mission Press, Calcutta. 8 3/8"x10 11/16" (21,5x27 cm). 137 pages. Numerous drawings, maps and photos. A series of articles on the archeology of India, Afghanistan and Pakistan, by British field experts, published in the mid forties to the early sixties. Contents described on cover (see photo 1). Worn but good condition.
"Ancient India", Bulletin of the Archeological Survey of India, number 1, January 1946. Published by the Manager of Publications, Delhi. Printed by the Baptist Mission Press, Calcutta. 8 3/8"x10 11/16" (21,5x27 cm). 82 pages. Numerous drawings, maps and photos. A series of articles on the archeology of India, Afghanistan and Pakistan, by British field experts, published in the mid forties to the early sixties. Contents described on cover (see photo 1). Worn but good condition.
E. HOWARD & Co. REFERENCE & IDENTIFICATGUIDE 1858 - 1903 48 Pages. Limited quantity. OUT OF PRINT. Original comprehensive identification and production guide for this famous American Producer. This copy is a reprint of a 1968 original guide.
THIS IS A FINE COLLECTIBLE. DON'T INVEST IN THE STOCK MARKET. BUY SOMETHING PROVEN IN TIME.
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This hard back book was published in 1949. It was written by Mary Brooks Picken and published by Singer Sewing Machine Company. There are 244 pages filled with black and white illustrations, sketches, color photos of finished products a person might sew, etc. The text teaches everything one would want/need to know about one's sewing machine and about how to sew anything. It is a great collectible and very informative...
Oblong folio album with 54 albumen and 7 photolitho photographs, showing ruins and city scenes. Half leather with spine stamped "Egypt" in gilt. The black and white photographs mounted on boards. Each print approximately 22 cm x 28 cm, signed in the negative, the majority numbered and captioned in French.
- Felix Bonfils, French photographer, active 1867 - 1885.
No. 02 = Bonfils No. 1460: Matareyeh - Park with group of ostriches.
No. 03 = Zangaki No. 495: Cairo - General view of the citadel.
No. 04 = Bonfils No. 1363: Cairo - General view of tombs of califsand citadel.
No. 05 = Bonfils No. 1109: Cairo - Mosque Kait-Bey.
No. 06 = Bonfils No. 1369: Cairo - Mosque of al Azhar.
No. 07 = Bonfils No. 1371: Cairo - Mosque of al Azhar, the courtyard.
No. 08 = Bonfils No. 1089: Cairo - The mosque of Amr Ibn al-As.
No. 14 = Bonfils No. 105: Giza - Valley temple of Khephren.
No. 15 = Bonfils No. 111: Giza - Great Sphinx and pyramids.
No. 16 = Bonfils No. 114: Giza - Tourists climbing pyramid of Khufu.
No. 17 = Bonfils No. 621: Daily life - Women carrying water.
No. 18 = Zangaki No. 511: Daily life - family with camel.
No. 26 = Lekegian No. 1061: Theben West Bank - Medinet 1st court.
No. 27 = Bonfils No. 224: Theben West Bank - Medinet Abou Wall relief.
No. 28 = Bonfils No. 160: Theben West Bank - Medinet Habu.
No. 29 = Lekegian: Ramesses (...).
No. 30 = Zangaki: Theben West Bank - Deir-el-Bahri.
No. 31 = Lekegian No. 1073: Luxor - Pylon of Ramesses II with an obelisk.
No. 32 = Zangaki No. 969: Luxor - Colossus of Ramesses II.
No. 33 = Lekegian No. 1062: Luxor - Collones d'Amenhotep III.
No. 34 = Phot...
No. 38 = Bonfils No. 144: Karnak - Hypostyle hall.
No. 39 = Zangaki No. 989: Karnak - Hypostyle hall.
No. 40 = Bonfils No. 143: Karnak - Hypostyle hall.
No. 41 = Bonfils No. 142: Karnak - Hypostyle hall.
No. 42 = Lekegian No. 1113: Karnak - Hypostyle hall.
No. 43 = Lekegian No. 1114: Karnak - Hypostyle hall.
No. 44 = Zangaki No. 903: Karnak - Temple precinct of Amun.
No. 45 = Zangaki No. 1003: Karnak - Obelisk.
No. 46 = Zangaki No. 998: Karnak - Wall relief.
No. 47 = Zangaki No. 899: Ka...
No. 50 = Lekegian No. 1143: Edfou - Wall relief coronation.
No. 51 = Lekegian No. 1142: Edfou - Door with wall reliefs.
No. 52 = Bonfils No. 171: ? - Portique de temple d'Esmeh.
No. 53 = Zangaki No. 630: Daily life - Men at draw well.
No. 54 = Bonfils: Daily life - Man draw water from a well.
No. 55 = Bonfils No. 178: Nile - 1st cataract.
No. 56 = Zangaki No. 1053: Nile - 1st cataract.
No. 57 = Photoglob No. 5583: Nile - 1st cataract.
No. 58 = Lekegian: Philae - Hall of columns.
No. 59 ...
Fabulous midnight blue beaded box bag purse with tortoise Lucite top. It is in great condition. It measures 7.25" across. No signature inside, but it is definitely a designer lucite purse from the 1950/1960s. Black satin lining with elastic pocket. No condition problems, just a little wear on the metal finish of clasp.
This is a collage of Maki prints depicting the tokkuri (sake bottle). We have added images of most of the prints here. Enjoy. Be Sure to CLICK Above as directed, please.
First edition hardcover published by Doubleday in 1963.A major retrospective of Steichen's work, designed by Kathleen Haven and produced in collaboration with MOMA. Dustjacket a bit worn - interior in good condition. Slightly musty. 234 full page reproductions.
Scarabs, Chronology, and Interconnections
Egypt and Palestine in the Second Intermediate Period.
2007 XII-212 p. text + 228 p. plates.
Dr.Daphna Ben-Tor.Curator of Egyptian Archaeology at Israeli Museum in Jerusalem.
**Signed by author personally**.
Scarabs, Chronology, and Interconnections
Egypt and Palestine in the Second Intermediate Period.
Collection: Orbis Biblicus et Orientalis, Series Archaeologica (OBO SA), volume 27.
Andon magazine, Vol. 11/2, no. 42.
36 pp., 24.5 x 17.5 cm. Paper. English text. Numerous b/w illustrations.
Pulverer, Gerhard, Japanese woodblock prints and impressionism, pp. 31-42;
Groenewegen, Peter, Photography of prints and small objects, pp. 43-49;
Morse, Peter, Additional Drawings in Hokusai’s ‘Hundred Poets’ series, pp. 50-52;
Lane, Richard, Teenage mutant ninja: the book, p. 53;
Kress, Else, Travelling shrine in shape of an...
Anonymous- no date nor publisher. Text is in Italian, German, English and French.
There are 40 (vedute) black and white prints (appox. 4-1/2" x 7") of various locations. No marks but two small tears and spots on the cover and one smudge on another page (not on picture) and on the back cover. Silk tie holds the booklet( 9-1/2" x 6-1/2") together.
Lee King Tsi, Hu Shih Chang, Dragon and Phoenix, Chinese Lacquerware, The Lee Family Collection, Tokyo. Drache und Phoenix, Lackarbeiten aus China, Sammlung der Familie Lee, Tokyo. Exhibition Catalogue, 1990. Exhibition in the Museum of East Asian Art, City of Cologne, Germany, 24 march – 24 June 1990.
230 pp., 28 x 22 cm. Hardboard. English / German language.
16 colour plates, 154 b/w illustrations.
Outside cover very slightly rubbed, otherwise perfect condition.
The 99 la...
Ledderose, Lothar (ed.), lm Schatten hoher Baeume. Malerei der Ming- und Qing Dynastien aus der Volksrepublik China - (Literati Paintings of the Ming- and Qing Dynasties (1368-1911) from the collections of the Museum of the Province Liaoning, Shenyang, China. Exhibition Catalogue, 1985, in 3 German museums: Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Museum fuer Ostasiatische Kunst, Koeln, Museum fuer Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, 13 Jan. – 4 Aug. Baden-Baden, Germany, 1985.
250 pp., 27.5 x 23 cm....
Muneshige Narazaki, Hokusai, Masterworks of Ukiyo-e, The 36 Views of Mt Fuji, Kodansha International Ltd. Tokyo, New York, S.F. 1982.
96 pp., 26 x 19 cm. Paper. English text. 57 colour plates.
Perfect condition, one ex libris ‘Rolf M. Degener’.
Well-known, but always fresh and astonishing are the ways Mt. Fuji is presented by Hokusai. Whether dominating the entire print or being just visible at the horizon above human activities, depicted in cool, clean colours and dramatic ...
Speiser, Werner, Lackkunst in Ostasien
Herausgegeben im Auftrage der Herbol-Werke–Herbig-Haarhaus AG, Koeln.
Holle Verlag, Baden-Baden, Germany, 1965,
375 pp., 25.5 x 21 cm. Cloth. German language. 37 colour plates, 256 b/w illustrations.
Dust cover faded and slightly worn at spine, slight foxing at page edges, otherwise perfect condition.
Lackkunst in Ostasien (East-Asian Lacquer Art) is one of the first overviews written in German language on the subject of lacquer. The bo...
Whang Ji Hyun, Huh Dong Hwa, Cha Su, Die Kunst der koreanischen Stickerei, Sammlung Huh Dong Hwa, Museum für Koreanische Stickerei (Museum of Korean Embroidery, Seoul). With foreword by Roger Goepper. Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Museum für Ostasiatische Kunst, Koeln, 1987.
136 pp., 39 colour ills., 86 b/w ills.
27.5 x 22 cm. Paper. German text.
The catalogue presents Korean embroidered objects from a private Korean collection. Shown are Buddhist ba...
Here is a compelling full page ad that was featured in the New York Times, May 10, 1970. "Finally Your Senator Can Vote to End the War. Angry Americans. Saddened Americans....Your kids shouldn't go to college to get killed...
Support the peace amendment sponsored by McGovern, Hatfield, Goodell Cranston & Hughes." Paper has yellowed and is folded and the names of senators who supported the amendment have been underlined in ink.
TITLE: Carl Schraubstadter and Japanese Prints: The Robert Louis Mueller Family Collection
EDITORS: Claudia Brown and Laurie Petrie Rogers
8 1/4" x 10", 60 pages, 35 color plates, Hergerger College of the Arts, Arizona State University, 2007
ESSAYS: "The World of Carl Schraubstadter: Collector of Japanese Prints," "The Elegant Craft of Japanese Woodblock Prints, "Social and Historical Foundations of Ukiyo-e," "The Art of Kabuki," "The Katsukawa School of Print Design," "Hir...
Eijer, Dieuwke, Kagamibuta, Mirrors of Japanese Life and Legend, The Baur Collection / Heinz Kaempfer Fund (Geneva / Leiden), 1994. 95 pages, numerous b/w and color illustrations. Extensive description of the history, materials, techniques of kagamibuta, its subject matter and kagamibuta makers, richly illustrated with excellent photos of pieces from the Baur Collection and from private collections. The appendix contains a list of kagamibuta makers with their signatures and biographic informatio...
Anglo Saxon Classics:
Norrœna, Embracing the History and Romance of Northern Europe
ed. Erasmus B. Anderson (various authors)
13 volumes fully bound in dark blue leather with elaborate gilt tooled designs; some uncut pages. This set is #1 of the American limited edition of only 10, worldwide.
Published: New York, Norrœna Society, 1906
This is a Cardboard Box titled 'NASSAU MELODY' with a Blonde MERMAID COVER. Apparently designed to hold Bottles of Perfume 'blended & bottled in Paris'. Size is 7/8" X 4" X 3". Pre 1950? in VG Condition
EASTERN ZHOU RITUAL BRONZES From the Arthur M. Sackler Collection, by Jenny So, c. 1995, concludes a major project to catalogue the Sackler Collection. Standards in the field, these volumes are a monument to Dr. Sackler's love for China and its artistic heritage and his dedication to furthering Western understanding. The supreme art of ancient China was the bronze ritual vessel. Kings and nobles offered food and drink to their ancestors in spectacular cast bronze containers which served to ad...
With text by Daisy Lion-Goldschmidt and Jean-Claude Moreau-Gobbard, CHINESE ART, Bronze, Jade, Sculpture, Ceramics, c. 1962, presents some of the finest timeless Chinese works of art covering a period of approximately 4000 years. Excellent condition. 428 pages, 65 color plates, 133 photo-engravings with complete and detailed descriptions, a chronological table of Chinese dynasties and a bibliography. About 10.5" x 13" x 2" and weighs about 8 lbs. Shipping at cost.
Territorial New Mexican postcard, Rosebud N.M. Real photo postcard. 1908-1910. Slightly rounded corners.
c. 1910-1915. Slight rounded corners.
Mexican Real Photo Postcard Mexican Revolution with Windchesters. Miguel Marcias G. And Alfredo Marcias Roja. Slight ink staining.
Copyright 1907 by Geo. B. Cornish, Arkansas City, Kans. Slightly rounded corners.