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Book of Miracles
Book of Miracles
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Apocalypse then: Newly uncovered illuminations from the Renaissance depicting miraculous phenomena   The Book of Miracles that first surfaced a few years ago and recently made its way into an American private collection is one... (read more)

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Hieronymus Bosch. the Complete Works
Hieronymus Bosch. the Complete Works
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Delicious demons: Deciphering allegories in the complex, fantastical works of Hieronymus Bosch   In the midst of the realist-leaning artistic climate of the Late Gothic and Early Renaissance, Netherlandish painter Hieronymus Bosch (c.... (read more)

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Gustav Klimt: The Complete Paintings
Gustav Klimt: The Complete Paintings
by Tobias Nater
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The prince of decadence.  Looking at Klimt in a whole new light: a groundbreaking monograph   The countless events being held to celebrate the 150th anniversary of his birth make a clear statement to the enduring appreciation for the work... (read more)

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Plaquettes, Medals and Reliefs from the Collection L
Plaquettes, Medals and Reliefs from the Collection L
by Charles Avery
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London: Christie's, 1985. Quarto, 19 x 24.5 cm, 57pp. Bound in brown cloth over boards stamped in gilt. With glossy black-and-white illustration plates throughout. Binding rubbed and worn, with some small areas of soiling to the spine and rear board, and... (read more)

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Guide du Collectionneur de Tabatieres Chinoises
Guide du Collectionneur de Tabatieres Chinoises
by Viviane Jutheau
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(Paris): Denoel (1980). 4to. 167pp. All photographs in color. Text in French. White silk over boards green dustjacket. In black printed slipcase. Original cardboard box for shipping. Age-toning to silk at head & tail of spine. Offset from dustjacket on... (read more)

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Robert Mapplethorpe: Early Works 1970-1975
Robert Mapplethorpe: Early Works 1970-1975
by Robert Mapplethorpe
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NY: Rober Miller Gallery 1991 1st Edition Fully bound in gold cloth with black and red lettering blind stamped to front board and spine. Printed to accompany the exhibition held at the Robert Miller Gallery in New York. Illustrated throughout with 40... (read more)

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The Folk Arts of Yunnan Ethnics, 2 Volumes
The Folk Arts of Yunnan Ethnics, 2 Volumes
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Kunming Shi: Yunnan Ren Min Chu Ban She 1994. 2 volumes 26x34 cm. Silver paper over boards. Illustrated throughout with color photographs. Captions are in Chinese; table of contents in Chinese and English. Bindings with wear at extremities; some chipping... (read more)

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New York City Tattoo: The Oral History of an Urban Art
New York City Tattoo: The Oral History of an Urban Art
by Michael McCabe
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Honolulu: Hardy Marks Publications, (1997). Softcover, oblong format, 28 x 21.5 cm, 136pp. Original pictorial French wrappers. Photographic illustrations throughout, some in color. Wrappers rubbed and lightly edgeworn. Very Good condition. CH... (read more)

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Bartolozzi and His Works Signed Edition
Bartolozzi and His Works Signed Edition
by Andrew W. Tuer
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London: Leadenhall Press, 1885 8vo., viii, 478, (2)pp. Full vellum with printed ribbon threaded through & affixed to binding. Number 236 of 500 produced, signed by the author. Binding worn, spotted. Spine chipped at head & tail. Text age-toned, foxed... (read more)

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The Netherlandish Painters of the Seventeenth Century, 3 Volumes
The Netherlandish Painters of the Seventeenth Century, 3 Volumes
by Walther Bernt
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(London: Phaidon Press Ltd., 1970). 3 volumes, all quarto, 25 x 29 cm. First English language edition, translated from the third German edition. All volumes in dark blue cloth over boards with spines stamped in gilt and ribbon markers. Boards lightly... (read more)

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Nordeste Historico e Monumental Volume 4
Nordeste Historico e Monumental Volume 4
by Clarival do Prado Valladares
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(Rio de Janeiro): Odebrecht (1991). Quarto 32 x 32cm 518pp. Beige paper over boards stamped in dark blue. Text in Portuguese and English. A few gatherings slightly loosened light edgewear to the dust jacket. Good/Very good... (read more)

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Kitty Kantilla
Kitty Kantilla
by Judith Ryan
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Melbourne: National Gallery of Victoria, 2007. Softcover, 24 x 28.5 cm, 107pp. Wrappers lightly rubbed; Near Fine condition. BJ... (read more)

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Evangelium Lucas: Book of Luke
Evangelium Lucas: Book of Luke
by Walther Klemm
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(unknown)(1917) 13 woodcuts on thin Japanese paper each numbered 51/100 and signed by Walther Klemm. Excellent condition except for # 13 which has water stain to bottom left quarter of matting. The Portfolio is 13 wide by 19 inches tall with black cloth... (read more)

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Derriere Le Miroir Palazuelo Posters
Derriere Le Miroir Palazuelo Posters
by Henri Thomas
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Paris: Maeght Editeurs March 1970. This is No. 184 of Derriere le Mirror. This publications is an offshoot of the Galerie Maeght in Paris . The Maeght Editeurs issued superb publications of the important international artists whose works the gallery... (read more)

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The Life of Forms: Works 1980-2008
The Life of Forms: Works 1980-2008
by Philip Taaffe
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New York-based painter Philip Taaffe became internationally known as part of the early-80s Appropriation art movement for his unique approach, which combined abstraction with ornamental art from a variety of cultures. Poet and critic John Yau has written,... (read more)

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Malicious Resplendence: The Paintings of Robt. Williams
Malicious Resplendence: The Paintings of Robt. Williams
by Robert Williams and C. R. Stecyk
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Seattle: Fantagraphics Books, (1997). 31 x 31 cm, 283pp. Limited edition; #125 of 500 copies signed by Robert Williams on the limitation page. Bound in black cloth stamped in silver. Binding and lettering lightly rubbed; minor wear to the edges of the... (read more)

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The National Portrait Gallery, 2 Volumes
The National Portrait Gallery, 2 Volumes
by Lionel Cust
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London: Cassell & Co. 1901. 2 volumes. Later full morocco decorated in gilt inner gilt dentelles marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Some loss at head of spines front joints showing wear. Good condition. A handsome set illustrating the holdings of Britain'... (read more)

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Small Mountains Signed Edition
Small Mountains Signed Edition
by W. D. Wetherell and Jules Olitski
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Hanover, N.H.: Terra Nova Productions, 2000. Folio, 26.5 x 36.5 cm, 102pp. Limited edition, #192 of 466 numbered and signed copies (only 200 of which were bound). Signed by W. D. Wetherell, Jules Olitski, and Isaac Oelgart (the designer) on the colophon... (read more)

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Fantasy by Fabian, Limited Edition
Fantasy by Fabian, Limited Edition
by Gerry de la Ree
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Saddle River: Gerry de la Ree 1978. Number 659 of 1200 produced. Very good condition in a very good dustjacket. KB... (read more)

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You Can Design
You Can Design
by Winold Reiss and Albert Charles Schweizer
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New York: Whittlesey House, (1939). Quarto, 23.5 x 31 cm. Unpaginated. Original spiral-bound blue cloth case stamped in dark blue. Illustrations throughout, many in color. Lacking the dust jacket in which it was issued. Binding rubbed and toned. Very... (read more)

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