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Studies of the Human Form For Artists, Sculptors, and Scientists
Studies of the Human Form For Artists, Sculptors, and Scientists
by R. W. Shufeldt
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Philadelphia: F. A. Davis Company, (1908) Large 8vo., xxxi, 642pp. Full buckram stamped in gilt. Black & white photographs throughout. Corners bumped, binding rubbed, worn & soiled. Ink inscription to front free endpaper. Water damage to bottom edge of... (read more)

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35 Anni Di Design 1961-1996 Al Salone Del Mobile
35 Anni Di Design 1961-1996 Al Salone Del Mobile
by Laura Lazzaroni
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Milan: Cosmit, (1996). Quarto, 28 x 24.5 cm. 159 pp. Trade paperback in printed paper wraps. Illustrated throughout in color and black & white. Text in Italian. Wrappers lightly rubbed and bumped at corners. Front and rear wrappers lightly creased at... (read more)

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Nature's Forms, Nature's Forces: The Art of Alexandre Hogue Signed Edition
Nature's Forms, Nature's Forces: The Art of Alexandre Hogue Signed Edition
by Lea Rosson DeLong
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Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, (1984). Softcover, 28 x 28 cm, 211pp. Signed by Alexander Hogue on the half-title page. Features numerous illustrations in black-and-white and color. Pictorial white paper wrapper is mildy scuffed; spine creased... (read more)

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SABER: Mad Society
SABER: Mad Society
by SABER
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Los Angeles based graffiti legend SABER, is world renowned for his "Los Angeles River" piece (1997), the largest in the world. His piece on the sloping bank of the Los Angeles River was nearly the size of a football field, and could be read clear as day... (read more)

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The Life of George Romney, Esq.
The Life of George Romney, Esq.
by William Hayley
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Chichester: Printed by W. Mason for T. Payne 1809. Quarto contemporary full calf with decorative gilt borders to boards; marbled edges. Corners bumped and edges heavily worn; boards soiled and scuffed; rear joint cracked about 4 at head and leather... (read more)

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Tanaka Ikko: Graphic Master
Tanaka Ikko: Graphic Master
by Gian Carlo Calza
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Tanaka Ikko (b. 1930) is one of the established masters of Japanese graphic design. His work draws together influences from East and West, acknowledging the vocabulary of European Modernism while remaining characteristically Japanese. Inspired by sources... (read more)

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Les Centaures
Les Centaures
by Andre Lichtenberger
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Paris: Les Editions G. Cres & Cie 1924. 4to printed wrappers #124 of a limited edition red & black print on the title page frontispiece numerous engravings by Victor Prouve including 6 copper plate engravings with tissue guards head & tail of the spine... (read more)

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Landscape
Landscape
by Philip Gilbert Hamerton
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London: Seeley & Co., 1885 Folio. xvi, 386, (2)pp. Quarter pebbled calf, cloth over boards stamped in gilt. Deckle edges. Title page printed in red & black. With 50 illustrations. Corners bumped & worn, 1/2" chip from head of spine. Notations in pencil... (read more)

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John Currin
John Currin
by John Currin
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(Tokyo: Taka Ishii Gallery, 2002). Quarto, 22 x 28 cm, unpaginated. Limited edition, one of 3,000 unnumbered copies; with 58 color illustration plates. Bound in pictorial paper over boards; no dust jacket. Binding lightly rubbed. Very good condition. KB... (read more)

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Art of Wood Engraving In Italy In the Fifteenth Century
Art of Wood Engraving In Italy In the Fifteenth Century
by Friedrich Lippmann
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London Bernard Quaritch 1888. 4to 1/2 brown morocco orange pebbled cloth; 179pp. 51 illillustrations 8 tipped in plates (6 are 2-page 1 folding and 1 single page). Many pages foxed. Wear and small tears to leather soiling to bookcloth. Good condition... (read more)

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Bacon: Portraits and Self-Portraits
Bacon: Portraits and Self-Portraits
by Francis Bacon
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This work is dedicated to Bacon's stylistic distortions of classicism and his famous deformations. It sets his work in the context of his life and influences and explains his approach to portraiture.... (read more)

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Charles Blackman: The Lost Domains
Charles Blackman: The Lost Domains
by Charles Blackman and Nadine Amadio
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New York: Alpine Fine Arts Collection, Ltd., (1982). Folio, 29 x 41 cm. 144pp. Original oatmeal cloth stamped in gilt. Lacking a dust jacket. Illustrations throughout, mostly in color. Binding rubbed, soiled, and stained. Corners a bit worn. Good... (read more)

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A Catalogue of the Etchings of Levon West
A Catalogue of the Etchings of Levon West
by Otto M. Torrington
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New York: William Edwin Rudge 1930. Brown buckram with leeather label to spine. Number 416 of an edition of 810 copies. Lower corners bumped; spine label chipped does not affect gilt lettering. 4 leaves creased at foredge with inconspicuous repairs to... (read more)

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The Masterpieces of the Centennial International Exhibition, Volume II: Industrial Art
The Masterpieces of the Centennial International Exhibition, Volume II: Industrial Art
by Walter Smith
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Philadelphia: Gebbie & Barrie, [no date] Tall 8vo., x, 521pp. Half morocco, marbled paper over boards, beveled edges. All edges gauffered. Illustrated throughout with black & white engravings of items shown at the exhibition. Binding rubbed at... (read more)

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Orazione Del Signor Francesco Maria Zanotti In Lode Della Pittura, Della Scoltura, E Dell'Architettura
Orazione Del Signor Francesco Maria Zanotti In Lode Della Pittura, Della Scoltura, E Dell'Architettura
by Francesco M Zanotti
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Bologna: Lelio dalla Volpe 1750. 8vo. 82pp. Contemporary gray paper wraps. Text in Italian. Wear to wraps crossed out name & date of 1800 in pen on title page. Orazione I II & III with their own title pages. Foxing to text. Good condition. Francesco... (read more)

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Matthew Barney, Pace Car for the Hubris Pill
Matthew Barney, Pace Car for the Hubris Pill
by Matthew Barney and Neville Wakefield
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Rotterdam: Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, [1995]. Octavo, 16.5 x 24 cm. 89 pp. Exhibition catalog in printed wrappers. Full color illustrations throughout. Lightly edgeworn; front wrapper creased at fore-edge corners. Dampstain to rear wrapper at corner... (read more)

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Virginia Woodcuts
Virginia Woodcuts
by J. J. Lankes
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Newport News, VA: The Virginia Press, Inc., (1930). Folio, 25.5 x 33 cm. Limited edition, #368 of 1200 copies. With 24 black-and-white illustration plates. Bound in grey paper over boards with printed paper label to the front board and white paper... (read more)

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The Complete Zap Comix Boxed Set
The Complete Zap Comix Boxed Set
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There scarcely was an underground comics world before Robert Crumb's classic solo first issue of . By , he had begun assembling a Seven Samurai of the best, the fiercest, and the most stylistically diversified cartoonists to come out of the... (read more)

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Annie Leibovitz SUMO Collector's Edition -- Whoopi Goldberg Jacket
Annie Leibovitz SUMO Collector's Edition -- Whoopi Goldberg Jacket
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Famed photographer Annie Leibovitz weighs in with her own SUMO When Benedikt Taschen asked the most important portrait photographer working today to collect her pictures in a SUMO-sized book, she was intrigued and challenged. The project took several... (read more)

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Contemporary American Prints
Contemporary American Prints
by Royal Cortissoz
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NY: American Art Dealers Association 1931. One of 150 copies, with an original etching by John Taylor Arms. Quarter leather, paper over boards, stamped in gilt. Brown paper wraps. In slipcase. Rear joint cracked, front joint starting. Tear to bottom of... (read more)

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