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Last Updated December 9, 2016


1. Alighieri, Dante. THE ANTE-PURGATORIO. CANTOS I - IX OF THE PURGATORIO. With original etchings by Jack Zajac. New York: Racolin Press, 1964. Light wear to spine edges. A portfolio of exquisite illustrations from this work by Dante, housed in the original publisher's box. The box has some soiling and wear to the edges. Measures 20.5 inches tall by just under 15 inches wide. Light wear to spine edges. In original publisher's box. The box is worn at the edges and spine and has some paper peeled away and chipped away. With signed, numbered etchings by Jack Zajac. The edition was limited to 200. $350.00

2. Amiranachvili, Chalva. L'ART DES CISELEURS GEORGIENS. Prague, Czechoslovakia: Grund, 1971. Slight shelf wear, else VG in edge-worn, else near VG dust jacket. In slipcase. $27.75

3. Andersch, Martin. Symbols, Signs and Letters. Design Pr, 1989. 255 pages. Very good condition in near very good dust jacket. The jacket has light wear to the edges and a small retail label residue mark near the top of the front panel. $15.50

4. Barghahn. Philip IV & the "Golden House" of the Buen Retiro. In the Tradition of Caesar. Volume II only. New York & London: Garland Publishing, 1986. 709 pages. This is volume  II only. Large blue cloth covers. Light wear to the edges. $45.00

5. Biddle, George. BOARDMAN ROBINSON, NINETY THREE DRAWINGS. Introduction by George Biddle. Santa Fe, New Mexico: Rydal Press, 1937. Shelf wear to edges of spine and corners. Dust jacket has heavy chipping to edges and some soiling.  $19.50

6. Blossfeldt, Karl. Art Forms in Nature. Schirmer/Mosel Verlag GmbH, 1994. 312 pages. Text in German. Very good condition, both book and dust jacket. $115.00

7. Cleveland Museum Of Art. SELECTED WORKS: THE CLEVELAND MUSEUM OF ART. Cleveland, Ohio: Cleveland Museum of Art, 1966. Some shelf wear, else near VG. Large coffee table sized book. Beautiful illustrations in color and black-and-white exhibiting the fine art collection of Cleveland Museum of Art. $29.50

8. Easton Press. Renaissance Painting: The Golden Age of European Art. Easton Press, 1996. Easton Press full blue leather binding with raised bands and gold decorations on the front cover and spine. The corners of the front board are slightly bowed outward, which is common for these large Easton Press books.  $89.50

9. Edge, Michael S.. The Art of Patinas for Bronze. Michael S. Edge, 1990. 120 pages. Plastic comb binding. There is wear to the softbound covers. Some tape around the edges of the front cover. $15.00

10. Eichenberg, Fritz. Artist's Proof: The Annual of Prints and Printmaking, Volume X. Pratt Graphics Center, 1970. 131 pages. Slight shelf wear, else VG in slightly worn dust jacket with small chips and tears to the spine and edges. Jacket has small retail label residue on front panel. $9.95

11. Fels-Kuratle, Irene. Peter Fels: Malerei, Mosaik, Musik. E. Lopfe-Benz, 1990. 205 pages. Light wear to binding. Dust jacket has wear to the edges and some chipping. Book is in very good condition. The n dust jacket has a long closed tear to the back panel. $95.00

12. Gallagher, Edward Joseph, Jr. THE GALLAGHER MEMORIAL COLLECTION: PAINTINGS, WATERCOLORS, DRAWINGS AND SCULPTURE. Tucson, Arizona: University of Arizona Museum of Art, . 200 pages. Slight soiling to front covers of the book. Some shelf wear to binding. Sust jacket has library label on spine and some wear to the edges. Ja $11.50

13. Gardner, Julian. The Tomb and the Tiara: Curial Tomb Sculpture in Rome and Avignon in the Later Middle Ages. Oxford University Press, 1992. 320 pages. Large black cloth covers are in very good condition. The dust jacket has very little wear. There is a small label removal scar at the bottom of the back panel on the bar code. A rare and important title.  $265.00

14. Gombrich, E. H. Art and Illustion; A Study in the Psychology of Pictorial Representation. Pantheon Books, 1961. Slight shelf wear to the spine edges and corners. Dust jacket has slight edge-wear. $35.00

15. Hansard, Peter. The Art of Raymond Ching. Alpine Fine Arts Collection, Ltd., 1982. 194 pages. Very good condition, both book and dust jacket. The original publisher's slipcase is also in very good condition. $49.50

16. Haseltine, James L. 100 YEARS OF UTAH PAINTING. Salt Lake: Salt Lake Art Center, Inc., 1965. 62 pages. Light shelf wear to the binding. $8.95

17. Hobson, R.L. Chinese Art: 100 Plates in Colour Reproducing Pottery & Porcelain of All Periods. Jades, Paintings, Lacquer, Bronzes, Furniture. Macmillan, 1927. Ex-library, with labels on spine and a small label on the top of the front cover and labels inside the front cover. Heavy wear to the spine and edges. Corners and board edges rubbed through.  The spine has old library repair tape. Binding is tight and contents are complete. Numerous illustrations. Sold as is. $20.00

18. iNarazaki, Muneshige. The Japanese Print: Its Evolution and Essence. Kodansha, 1966. 274 pages. Slight shelf wear to the edges of the spine and corners. The dust jacket has small tears and where to the spine edges, with the corners rubbed. A beautiful book, with numerous color illustrations of Japanese prints. Time the old $25.00

19. Jie, Sun. A Selection of Contemporary Chinese Paintings. Zhaohua Publishing House, 1981. 112 pages. Shelf wear to spine edges and corners. Dust jacket has small tears and chips to the edges. $16.50

20. Jones, Jimmie & Jim Jones & Michael Benson. Jim Jones Recent Paintings. Southern Utah University Publications, 2010. 48 pages. Glossy oblong softcover binding. Light wear to the covers. Includes an illustrated dust jacket in very good condition. $17.00

21. Jones, Owen. The Grammar of Ornament. Illustrated by Examples from Various Styles of Ornament. London: Bernard Quaritch, 1910. 1910 Bernard Quaritch second edition. Published in large format, with heavy red cloth covers. The spine and hinges have been professionally repaired. The original spine is laid over the back strip, with only a few very small chips to the edges of the original cloth. Shelf wear and rubbing to the board edges, with the corners slightly bumped and starting to rub through. The text block is sound and the contents complete. An excellent restoration of this book, making it a very solid. Beautifully illustrated throughout. There are 112 full-page plates, many of them stunningly produced, showing ornamental art from different regions of the world. This book was first published in 1856 in a smaller edition. This beautiful folio edition is a truly magnificent piece of fine printing. $275.00

22. Judge Company. Yours Truly And One Hundred Other Original Drawings. Judge Company, 1908. Large book, with paper over board covers and cloth spine. There is quite a bit of wear to the edges of the boards, with some of the edges worn through. The spine also shows some wear to the edges. There is discoloration and staining to the covers. The binding is tight and the illustrations are free from marks or defects. A beautifully illustrated book. $35.00

23. Kennedy Galleries, Inc.. THE WILDERNESS: ARCADIA VIEWS OF THE ADIRONDACK FORESTS, LAKES AND MOUNTAINS IN  19TH CENTURY AMERICAN PAINTINGS. New York, New York: Kennedy Galleries, Inc. , 1967. 216 pages. Softcovers. Slight shelf wear to spine and corners. 9836add. $12.50

24. Lartique, Jacques-Henri & Georges Herscher. The Autochromes of J. H. Tartigue, 1912-1927. Viking Press, 1981. 78 pages. Shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges. The corners are rubbed and slightly bumped. The dust jacket has some soiled spots and a few small tears at the edges, but is still presentable. $25.00

25. Lings, Martin. Quranic Art of Calligraphy and Illumination. Shambhala, Boulder, 1978. 242 pages. Some shelf wear. Dust jacket has some chips and tears to the edges. $34.50

26. Loran, Erle. Cezanne's Composition. University of California, 1943. Slight shelf wear to spine edges and corners. Dust jacket has piece missing from the back corner and chips and tears along the edges. $55.00

27. Macke, August. Tunisian Watercolors and Drawings. H. N. Abrams, 1969. 85 pages. Some shelf wear to binding. A clean and tight copy. $14.50

28. Maslenitsyn, S.I. Yaroslavian Icon Painting. Iskusstvo Publishers, 1983. Slight shelf wear, else VG in slightly worn dust jacket. $13.95

29. Monachesi, Nicola di Rienzi. A Manual for China Painters. Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, 1907. 1896 edition. Beautiful white and blue pictorial cloth binding, with illustrations on the front and back covers and spine. Some shelf wear to binding and rubbing to spine and corners. Light soiling to the white portion of the back cover. $24.50

30. Mucha, Alphonse. Posters of Mucha. Harmony, 1984. Large glossy softbound covers show wear to the spine and corners. Some soiling to the front and back covers. Beautiful full-color posters of the artist's work throughout. $7.00

31. O'Connor, Mary &  Katherine Tweedie &  Margaret Watkins. Seduced by Modernity: The Photography of Margaret Watkins. Mcgill Queens Univ Pr, 2007. 321 pages. Very good condition, both book and dust jacket. $19.50

32. Osborn, Laughton. Handbook of Young Artists and Amateurs in Oil Painting, J. Wiley & Son, 1860. This is the 1860 printing. Shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. Corners slightly bumped. There is a small chip to the cloth at the top of the spine. The corners are rubbed through and slightly bumped. The binding is tight. Light foxing to the text. $95.00

33. Palley, Reese & Marilyn Arnold Palley. Wooden Ships & Iron Men The Maritime Art of Thomas Hoyne. Quantuck Lane Press, 2005. 224 pages. Very good condition, both book and dust jacket. $24.50

34. Peterson, Larry L. Philip R. Goodwin: America's Sporting and Wildlife Artist. Settlers West Galleries, Incorporated, 2001. Very good condition, both book and dust jacket. $46.50

35. Pyne, W. H.. Rustic Vignettes for Artists and Craftsmen  Dover Publications, 1977. 120 pages. Large glossy softbound covers. Some wear to the spine and edges. Overall near very good condition. $12.95

36. Ross, Bob. The Joy of painting with Bob Ross. Volume 5. Bob Ross Publications, 1986. 76 pages. Oblong glossy softbound covers. There is some wear to the edges, but overall near very good condition. $11.95

37. Ruskin, John. The Political Economy of Art: or, "A Joy Forever"; New York: D.D. Merrill Company, 1891. 253 pages. 1890's printing. Brown leather spine shows wear, rubbing and light scuffing. The corners are slightly worn. A few pages near the front have dampstains at the right margins. A clean and tight copy. $14.50

38. Santini, Carlo. Pino Castagna. Opere, 1964-1985. Olivetti, 1985. 181 pages. Some shelf wear to binding and rubbing to spine and corners. The dust jacket has some wear to the spine edges and corners. $20.00

39. Schwartz, Emmanuel &  George Steiner &  Philippe Sénéchal. The Legacy of Homer: Four Centuries of Art from the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris. Yale University Press, 2005. 360 pages. Very good condition, both book and dust jacket. $28.00

40. Sengai. India-Ink Drawings by the Famous Zen Priest Sengai. Japan Cultural Festival, 1956. Flexible card covers show slight wear to the edges of the spine and corners. String-tied binding. $13.50

41. Skira, Pierre. Still Life: A History. Rizzoli, 1989. 240 pages. Very good condition, both book and dust jacket. $20.00

42. Stobart, John &  Robert P. Davis &  Frank O. Braynard. American Maritime Paintings of John Stobart. Dutton Adult, 1991. 256 pages. Light shelf wear to edges and corners. The ust jacket has some wear to the edges, but is still in near very good condition. A large oblong oversized book with beautiful color illustrations of the author's work. $40.00

43. Sullivan, Scott A. The Dutch Gamepiece. Boydell Press, 1984. 216 pages. Slight shelf wear to the spine edges and corners. Dust jacket has discolored edges. $54.00

44. Vadel, LA Marche. Giacometti. Wellfleet, 1989. Slight shelf wear, else VG in slightly worn dust jacket. Jacket also has light soiling. $19.95

45. Walmsley, Edward. Physiognomical Portraits: One Hundred Distinguished Characters From Undoubted Originals. Complete set of two volumes. London: John Major, 1824. Two volume set complete. Printed in 1824. This set has beautifully rebound in full black leather, with raised bands and gold decorated panels and  board edges. This is an ex-library set, with the library call number embossed in gold at the bottom of the spine of both volumes. The spine edges and corners show wear and some rubbing. The corners are rubbed through. The binding still a stunningly beautiful, as this was a masterful leather binding. The text blocks are tight and the pages are complete. There is scattered foxing the edges of some of the pages. The tissue guards covering each engraved portrait illustrations are mostly present. Some have caused minor foxing to the edges of the image. Each volume is illustrated with 50 steel-engraved portraits of prominent people of the day. There are many literary figures included, including Shakespeare, Dante, Milton, Samuel Johnson, Erasmus, Locke, and many others. Also political figures such as Kings and emperors and explorers and historical figures such as Capt. James Cook, Sir Isaac Newton, Leonardo da Vinci, Martin Luther, and American painter Benjamin West, as examples. Each portrait has an accompanying biographical sketch, which is printed in both English and French for each entry. A magnificent set with beautiful engravings throughout. $400.00

46. Weston, Neville. Lawrence Daws. Wellington, New Zealand: Reed, 1982. 144 pages. Signed by the author and dated May 11, 1982. Slight shelf wear to the spine edges and corners. A few small browned spots to the top of the half-title page. The dust jacket has some wear to the edges and slight soiling, but is still quite presentable. $90.00

47. Wichmann, Siegfried. Carl Spitzweg: Reisen und Wandern in Europa und der Gluckliche Winkel. Belser Verlag, 2002. Large glossy softbound covers in fine condition. A very heavy book, so no international or priority shipping. $35.00

48. Wise, Kelly & David Attie & Chuck Close & Jan Groover & Evelyn Hofer & Lottie Jacobi & Gerard Malanga & Robert Mapplethorpe & James Van Der Zee. Portrait: Theory. Lustrum Press, 1981. 176 pages. Some shelf wear to the spine and corners. Corners bumped. Dust jacket has edge wear. Bome soiling and a few marks on the front panel of the dust jacket. $18.50

49. Zalman, Alain. Claude-Michel Grosjean. J. London, Impr.,Paris, 1980. Slight shelf wear, else VG in slightly worn dust jacket.  $16.95

50. Zeitz, Lisa. Tizian, Teurur Freund. Tizian und Federico Gonzaga Kunstpatronage in Mantua im 16. Jahrhundert. (Titian). Petersberg, Germany: Michael Imhof, 2000. 256 pages. Printed in 2000. Clight shelf wear, else VG in slightly worn dust jacket. Text is in German. $75.00

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