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"How To Recognize Art" Series - Set of Seven
1 "How To Recognize Art" Series - Set of Seven
Penguin, 1978, Trade Paperback Very Good 
This is a set of seven books (not the full set, which included additional titles) from a Penguin series published in 1978 and 1979: How to Recognize Baroque Art; How to Recognize Chinese Art; How to Recognize Gothic Art; How to Recognize Greek Art; How to Recognize Islamic Art; How to Recognize Renaissance Art; and How To Recognize Egyptian Art. The books are 64 pages each and contain many line drawings, color photos, and text, covering the basics of each art form. The books are 5" x 7 7/8" and are in Very Good condition. 130754 
Price: 30.00 USD
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American Korean Women Artists:  Cultural Sensibilities III
2 American Korean Women Artists: Cultural Sensibilities III
Kyungpook National University Gallery, 2006, Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 44 pages. Catalogue for the exhibition, September 11-16, 2006. Subject: Through the eyes of women. Text in English and Korean. Oblong format: 11 3/4"w x 8 1/4"h. 132151 
Price: 45.00 USD
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3 An Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings by Victorian Artists in England/Exposition De Peintures et De Dessins par des Artistes Anglais De l'Epoque Victorienne
Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada, 1965, Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 104 pages. 119064 
Price: 18.95 USD
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Arctic Quebec II Nouveau-Quebec
4 Arctic Quebec II Nouveau-Quebec
LA Federation Des Cooperatives Du Nouveau-Quebec, 1974, Oversize Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Unpaginated, 34 illustrations, biographical notes on the artists. Staple-bound. 130203 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Art and Photography
5 Art and Photography
Vancouver, Vancouver Art Gallery, 1984, Oversize Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Unpaginated. Staple-bound. Large format: 11 1/4"w x12"h. Exhibition catalog for the May 11 - June 24, 1984 exhibition at the Vancouver Art Gallery. Introduction by Scott Watson who curated the exhibition. Artists included: Roy Arden, Jim Ball, Marian Penner Bancroft, Tom Burrows, Andrew Keating, Roy Kiyooka, Chick Rice, Cheryl Sourkes, Ken Straiton, Ian Wallace. 134317 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Art Mosaic:  In Celebration of Calcutta's Tercentenary
6 Art Mosaic: In Celebration of Calcutta's Tercentenary
Purnima Productions, 1990, Oversize Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
#1602 of a hardbound limited numbered edition. This book has two sections. One is on the city of Calcutta, the other on art and art history, with special reference to Calcutta in the persuasion of the theme. The other is a gallery of about 80 contemporary artists from the region with a color plate for each, often with an inset of the artist's depiction of themself, in full color. Book shows no wear of any kind, back cover may have light staining to rustic cloth boards -- hard to tell if it's orginal or not. Dust jacket worn at top of spine with general scuffing, tiny edge tears. 8 5/8" x 11 1/4". Many color prints. 091690 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Arte Y Artistas De Colombia
7 Arte Y Artistas De Colombia
Bogota, Columbia, G. Paez D. & CIA., 1972, Oversize Hardback Near Fine Good 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 84 color illustrations. Text in Spanish. Many small tears on dust jacket. Stamped "People's library" on endpaper. 126105 
Price: 19.50 USD
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8 Artropolis 93 - Public Art and Art About Public Issues
Vancouver, B.C., A.T. Eight Atropolis Society, 1993, 1895371082 / 9781895371086 Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed. Oversize Paperback Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior text clean; tight binding. 102682 
Price: 39.00 USD
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Beauty of Spiritual Awakening
9 Beauty of Spiritual Awakening
Fukuoka Art Museum, 2002, Oversize Paperback Near Fine No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. It introduces 99 artworks of paintings and sculptures that remain in Soto-Sect Zen Buddhist temples in Yamaguchi and Kyushu. It comprehensively defines the superb Zen culture that expanded in these areas in the Kamakura period (1192-1333). 176 pages. Text in Japanese. Captions to photos in Japanese and English. 098936 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Biedermeier in Osterreich 1815 - 1848:  Katalog Zu Einer Ausstellung Des Bundesministeriums Fur Auswartige Angelegenheiten
10 Biedermeier in Osterreich 1815 - 1848: Katalog Zu Einer Ausstellung Des Bundesministeriums Fur Auswartige Angelegenheiten
Wien, Vicotia Lunzer-Talos in Zusammenarbeit Mit Heinz Lunzer, 1988, Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 97 pages. 135500 
Price: 35.00 USD
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11 Bois Sculptes: L'art Du Bois Du XIIIe Au XIXe Siecle
Nantes, Nantes Musee Dobree, 1964, Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed. Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Blue buckram binding. Interior clean and unmarked. Nantes - 4 octobre - 1er décembre 1964. Text in French. B&w photos. 098812 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Brazil: Body Nostalgia
2004, Trade Paperback Very Good 
Catalog from the exhibit June 8-July 25, 2004 at the National Museum of Modern Art in Tokyo, Japan. Text in Japanese with some English. 177 pages. Cardboard front cover. 097900 
Price: 115.00 USD
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Canada's first people : a celebration of contemporary native visual arts.
13 Canada's first people : a celebration of contemporary native visual arts.
McMurrary, Alberta, Canada, Syncrude Canada Ltd., 1992, 0969661401 / 9780969661405 Oversize Paperback Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 66 pages. Catalogue of an exhibition of works by native artists in Canada, organized in 1992 (?) by the Alberta Part Art Publications Society, for Syncrude Canada Ltd. 124892 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Children Represented in Ukiyo-e:  Japanese Children in the 18th-19th Centuries
14 Children Represented in Ukiyo-e: Japanese Children in the 18th-19th Centuries
Japan, The Japan Foundation / Kumon Institute of Education, 1998, Oversize Paperback Fine Art 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 113 pages. 8 1/4"w x 11 5/8"h. Exhibition catalog for a show that appeared in Russia, England, France, and Germany. The ukiyo-e prints of the Edo period represented here includes portraits of mother and chld, depecitions of customs and games, children's prints, and omacha-e. 139800 
Price: 55.00 USD
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Chinese Paintings
15 Chinese Paintings
1984, China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, Oversize Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
9 5/8"wide x 12 3/4"tall. Full cloth boards (raw silk?) with gilt Chinese characters. 135 pages. Full color prints; 140 printed pages of color paintings with bilingual Chinese and English text. Dust jacket worn around edges with small tears. 131402 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Chinese Rubbings
16 Chinese Rubbings
Cina, China Publications Centre, Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 176 pages. Catalogue of color and black and white rubbings. Text in English and Chinese. No date given; circa 1980. 8 5/8"w x 8 184"h. 133194 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Christopher Pratt
17 Christopher Pratt
Vancouver, B.C., Vancouver Art Gallery, 1985, 0920095534 / 9780920095539 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy. Exhibition catalogue, including many black and white and color prints, chronology, notes, list of exhibitions, works in public collections, bibliography, artist's statements, and the list of works. Signed by Christopher Pratt and Mary Pratt. Slightly soiled front cover. 103257 
Price: 38.95 USD
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Collection Ernest Le Veel Estampes Japonaises et Chinoises (catalogue for October 24, 1980 sale)
18 Collection Ernest Le Veel Estampes Japonaises et Chinoises (catalogue for October 24, 1980 sale)
Paris, Ader Picard Tajan, 1980, Trade Paperback Very Good 
Auction catalog: Paris - Nouveau Drouot - Salles 5 3t 6; Vendredi 24 Octobre 1980. 68 pages. Small tears on spi 124108 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Controversial Public Art from Rodin to Di Suvero
19 Controversial Public Art from Rodin to Di Suvero
Milwaukee, WI, Milwaukee Art Museum, 1983, Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 68 pages. Exhibition catalog. Artists included: Auguste Rodin, Aristide Maillol, Diego Rivera, Thomas Hart Benton, Jacques Lipchitz, Louis Slobodkin, Anton Refregier, Pablo Picasso, Claes Oldenburg, Alexander Calder, Peter Voulkos, George Segal, Robert Arneson, Mark Di Suvero. Selected Bibliography. Previous owner's embossed stamp on cover. 125387 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Daniel Katz:  European Sculpture 2004
20 Daniel Katz: European Sculpture 2004
N.Y., Daniel Katz Ltd., 2004, Oversize Paperback Fine 
Catalog of the exhibition. Many full page color photographs. 37 pages. Gray paper cover with pasted down photo. 096532 
Price: 35.00 USD
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