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Rembrandt (Phaidon Classics)
Rembrandt (Phaidon Classics)
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Phaidon’s classic illustrated monograph on Rembrandt, updated with an elegantly crafted design for today?s burgeoning art aficionados. Reviving a much beloved group of artist monographs from the Phaidon archive, the new Phaidon Classics bring to... (read more)

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Raphael (Phaidon Classics)
Raphael (Phaidon Classics)
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Phaidon’s classic illustrated monograph on Raphael, updated with an elegantly crafted design for today’s burgeoning art aficionados. Reviving a much beloved group of artist monographs from the Phaidon archive, the new Phaidon Classics bring... (read more)

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Hieronymus Bosch. the Complete Works
Hieronymus Bosch. the Complete Works
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Renaissance radical: An earthly delight not to be missed   In the midst of the realist-leaning artistic climate of the Late Gothic and Early Renaissance, Netherlandish painter Hieronymus Bosch (c. 1450–1516) was more than an anomaly. Bosch... (read more)

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Van Gogh
Van Gogh
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Phaidon’s classic illustrated monograph on Van Gogh, updated with an elegantly crafted design for today’s burgeoning art aficionados. Reviving a much beloved group of artist monographs from the Phaidon archive, the new Phaidon Classics bring... (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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The Drawings of Kathe Kollwitz
The Drawings of Kathe Kollwitz
by Otto Nagel
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New York: Crown Publishers, (1972). 25 x 34.5 cm, 462pp. Bound in full gray cloth stamped in black; black-and-white illustrations throughout; in cardboard slipcase. Corners bumped; pages lightly toned. Front hinge weakened; cloth backstrip starting to... (read more)

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Insights-On Sites: Perspectives on Art in Public Places
Insights-On Sites: Perspectives on Art in Public Places
by Stacy Paleologos Harris
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Washington, DC: Partners for Livable Places, (1984). Quarto, 18.5 x 29.5 cm. 79pp. Trade paperback in white wraps; spine lettered in gray. Illustrated throughout in color and black & white. A triangular portion of the book has been removed from the... (read more)

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Chihuly 2nd Edition Revised and Expanded Signed Edition
Chihuly 2nd Edition Revised and Expanded Signed Edition
by Donald Kuspit
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This large, beautifully produced volume is a companion to the acclaimed Chihuly, Volume 1 originally published in 1997, which covered the first 30 years of the artistandrsquo;s career. Here, Donald Kuspit surveys the work of Dale Chihuly from 1997 to the... (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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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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Robert Crumb. Sketchbooks 1964-1981
Robert Crumb. Sketchbooks 1964-1981
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Underground Treasures 18 years, 1,344 pages = Classic Crumb This six-book boxed set is based on the original hard-bound, slip-cased, seven-volume series released by the German publisher Zweitausendeins between 1981 and 1997. Unlike the previous edition... (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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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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Edvard Munch Complete Paintings 4 Volumes
Edvard Munch Complete Paintings 4 Volumes
by Gerd Woll
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This, the first comprehensive study of its kind, will provide both scholars and collectors of Edvard Munch"s work with an invaluable resource for further research and collecting. All lovers of Munch"s art will delight in this unique publication and find... (read more)

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A Foreshadowing of 21st Century Art: The Color and Geometry of Very Early Turkish Carpets
A Foreshadowing of 21st Century Art: The Color and Geometry of Very Early Turkish Carpets
by Christopher Alexander
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1993. 8vo., 350pp. Patterned gold silk over thin boards. Clear acetate dust jacket stamped in maroon. 90 color photographs and 195 sketches by the author. Corners lightly bumped. Dust jacket rubbed. Light chipping... (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; mild... (read more)

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Gordon Matta-Clark: The Space Between
Gordon Matta-Clark: The Space Between
by James Attlee and Lisa Le Feuvre
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(Portchester): Nazraeli Press, (2003). Quarto, 16.5 x 24 cm. 111pp. Publisher's full navy cloth over boards; front board and spine stamped in gray; black & white pictorial paste-down to front board. Gray endpapers. Illustrations in color and black... (read more)

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Young Belgian Fashion Design 1st Edition
Young Belgian Fashion Design 1st Edition
by Veerle Windels
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Amsterdam: Ludion Ghent Amsterdam and Veerle Windels 2001 1st Edition trade paperback 131 pp. Glossy pictorial wrappers with French folds. Illustrated throughout with full color plates. Wrappers' front panel shows some minor scuffing and the fore edge of... (read more)

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