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Folk Theater of India

By: Gargi, Balwant

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Seattle, University of Washington: 1966

Seller ID: 141944

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full bright orange cloth boards. Edge wear to dust jacket. 218 pages. 6 7/8" w x 10 1/4"h. Illustrated with photographs by the author and line drawings by Indian artist Shiavax Chavda. Pictorial endpapers. View more info

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Gary Simmons

By: Gary Simmons; Franklin Sirmans; Berger , Maurice; Golden, Thelma

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, and The Studio Museum, Harlem: 2002

Seller ID: 141427

ISBN: 0933856725

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect, as new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Illustrated boards, no dust jacket as issued. Essays by Thelma Golden and Maurice Berger. Interview with the artist by Franklin Sirmans. Includes a biography, exhibition history and a bibliography. 80 pages of prints and photos of exhibitions, drawings and sculpture. 11-1/4 x 10 inches. Exhibition catalog for shows at MCA, Chicago, SITE Santa Fe and The Studio Museum in Harlem. View more info

The Art of Nunstins

By: Gessler, Trisha

Price: $35.50

Publisher: Queen Charlotte Islands Museum: 1981

Seller ID: 144391

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. This is the catalogue to an exhibition organized by the Queen Charlotte Museum and sponsored by the National Museums Assistance Programme of the National Museums of Canada featuring the Haida Indian Artist Tom Price, Chief Nunstins. Includes a brief history of Haida art and biography of the artist. Filled with 23 black and white photographs and illustrations. The show was also held at McCord Museum (McGill University), N... View more info

Figure in Action: Anatomy for the Artist

By: Gordon, Louis

Price: $14.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, B T Batsford Ltd: 1989

Seller ID: 109135

ISBN: 0713459468

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean free of marking of any kind. 128 pages with many full-pages drawings in pencil with figures in motion illustrating and indentifying muscle groups, bone structure. View more info

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Log Booms and Mountain Trails

By: Graham, George A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee, Southern Publishing Association: 1958

Seller ID: 141232

Condition: Near Fine


An unmarked book with a tight binding. Full green cloth boards with green and brown lumberjacke illustration. Previous owner's inscription inside. A few smudges to some pages. 192 pages. 5 5/8"w x 8 1/2"h. Black and white illustrations by wildlife artist Harry Baerg. View more info

John Brown: One Man Against Slavery

By: Gwen Everett

Price: $85.95

Publisher: Rizzoli: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 143482

ISBN: 0847817024

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears, not price clipped, now protected in a clear cover. Book is not signed by the author but signed by the artist, Jacob Lawrence on front endpaper. Publisher's page has the words "First published" with the date. View more info

Spin a Silver Dollar: The Story of a Desert Trading-Post

By: Hannum, Alberta

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N Y, Viking Press: 1945

Seller ID: 138222

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 173 pages. Dust jacket has been trimmed and glued inside book onto rear endpapers. Previous owner's name and gift card inside. Illustrated with color reproductions of the work of the Navajo boy artist Little No-Shirt (Beatien Yazz). View more info

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Red Ryder and Circus Luck

By: Harman, Fred

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin, Whitman Publishing Company / The Better Little Book: 1949

Seller ID: 141588

Condition: Good


Edge wear and small tears to cover. Printed on yellowing old paper. Loose rear hinge. 3 5/8" x 4 1/2" x 1 1/2"; 286 pages. Illustrated by Fred Harman. Cover Artist: Unknown—cover redrawn from cover of Red Ryder Comics #35, 1946 (Dell). BLB #1466. View more info

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Red Ryder and the Rimrock Killer

By: Harman, Fred

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin, Whitman Publishing Company / The Better Little Book: 1948

Seller ID: 141589

Condition: Good


Edge wear and small tears to cover. Printed on yellowing old paper. 3 5/8" x 4 1/2" x 1 1/2"; 286 pages. Illustrated by Fred Harman. Cover Artist: Unknown—cover redrawn from cover of Red Ryder Comics #32, March 1946 (Dell). BLB #1443. View more info

Mona Hatoum

By: Hatoum, Mona

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Rennie Collection: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 127891

ISBN: 0986596108

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 64 pages. Full green cloth boards. "This original monograph devoted to the work of the Palestinian-born artist launches a new contemporary art publisher: Rennie Collection. Mona Hatoum works in a diverse and unconventional range of media, including installations, sculpture, video and photography and her work is most often discussed exclusively in sociopolitical terms. Grenier brings other influences to the surface, notably Surrealism - the first Western art Hatoum discovered as a young girl - and Minimalism - the dominant aesthetic she encoun... View more info

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Drawings of the Masters: American Drawings

By: Hayes, Bartlett H.

Price: $8.41

Publisher: N Y, Shorewood Publishers: 1965

Seller ID: 132406

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 141 pages. In Very Good slipcase with a little wear at edges. Beige cloth boards, 9"w x 9 1/2"h. . 98 plates, artist biographies. View more info

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Mielziner: Master of Modern Stage Design

By: Henderson, Mary

Price: $90.00

Publisher: N Y, Back Stage Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139573

ISBN: 0823088235

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 320 pages. 11 1/4"w x 8 1/2"h. Full blue cloth boards. Small tears and edge wear to dust jacket. A lavishly illustrated, definitive account of Jo Mielziner's life and work as the preeminent theatre artist of his time. Foreword by Frank Rich. View more info

Looking Forward, Glancing Back: Northwest Designer Craftsmen at Fifty

By: Herman, Lloyd

Price: $27.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Northwest Designer Craftsmen: 2004

Seller ID: 140201

ISBN: 0295984317

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with the slightest indication of shelf wear only, very very light corner wear. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book features work by Russel Day, Jeannette Meyer, Wendy Deroux., Mike Devoe, Lynn Di Nino, Carolyn Price, Dyer, Gretchen Echols, Nancy Erickson, Bengt Erikson, Kathleen Faulkner, Betty Feves, Diavid French, Gina Frelien, Zia Gipson, Noble Goplden, Bobbi Goodboy, Nan Goss, Laurie J. Hall, Larry Halvorsen, Liza Halvorsen, and many others. 80 pag... View more info

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Corin Hewitt: Weavings: Performance No. 2 (Portland, OR)

By: Hewitt, Corin; Sanzhez Marisa

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, J&L Books Inc.: 2009

Seller ID: 141317

ISBN: 0979918847

Condition: Fine


Oblong format book, unpaginated with 75 color photos taken by Corin Hewitt during his installation Weavings: Performance #2 at Small A Projects in September, 2007. Front cover has a belly band with a dye extracted from red cherries and cabbage and applied by Mr. Hewitt at the printer's facilities in Seoul. Back cover contains a pocket with two booklets: one an essay by Marisa Sanchez and the other an interview with Mr. Hewitt by Michael Brenson. All in Fine condition. During a three-week residency at Portland, Oregon s Small A Projects in 2007, New York-based artist Corin Hewitt, born in ... View more info

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McDermott & McGough: An Experience of Amusing Chemistry. Photographs 1990-1890

By: Higgs, Matthew; Juncosa, Enrique; Kissane, Sean

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Charta Books in Association with the Irish Museum of Modern Art: 2008

Seller ID: 143484

ISBN: 888158672X

Condition: Fine


Exhibition catalog for the show at the publisher's gallery. 224 pages on heavy ivory paper. Book is in excellent condition; new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Bound in bright red leatherette hardcover with gilt titles and decorative stamping to spine and both boards, the entire production reminds one of McSweeney's, with some 40 fonts, multi-color print abounding in embellishments and extravagances. Front cover also has printed pictorial pastedown. Color printed endpapers, spider... View more info

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Utamaro: Colour Prints and Paintings

By: Hillier, Jack; Utamaro

Price: $35.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Phaidon: 1979

Seller ID: 131439

ISBN: 0714819751

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 160 pages. 126 illustrations, including 16 color plates. Second edition. The author "traces Utamaro's development as an artist, providing at the same time an approach to the Japanese way of life in the late eighteenth century, as well as to some of the problems of Japanese art in general." View more info

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Arthur Rackham: His Life and Work

By: Hudson, Erek

Price: $18.95

Publisher: N Y, Charles Scribner' Sons: 1960

Seller ID: 141960

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Dust jacket is tattered with large tears. Full maroon cloth boards. 8 5/8"w x 11 1/4"h. 182 pages. Tipped-in plates. Pictorial endpapers. View more info

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Robert Rauschenberg

By: Hunter, Sam

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Ediciones Poligrafa: 1999

Seller ID: 144155

ISBN: 8434308983

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with the upper corners of the book very lightly bumped as the only flaw. Binding is solid and square, other covers are sharp, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket is Fine. 128 pages filled with full color prints and photos of the sculpture of the artist. Lots of large prints, many full page. View more info

Esther Shalev-Gerz

By: Ian Wallace, Elizabeth Matheson and Fanny Soderback

Price: $51.00

Publisher: Kamloops Art Gallery: 2012

Seller ID: 130743

ISBN: 1895497809

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect, as new. Covers are straight with sharp corners, no marking of any kind to text/interior. This is a critical overview of international renowned artist Esther Shalev-Gerz's latest multi-disciplinary work. Based in Paris, Esther Shalev-Gerz is internationally recognized for her seminal contributions to the field of art in the public realm and her consistent investigation into the nature of democracy, cultural memory and the politics of public space. In her commemorative monuments, installations, video and photographic works, questions about his... View more info

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Mataora The Living Face: Contemporary Maori Artists

By: Ihimaera, Witi (ed.)

Price: $87.95

Publisher: U.S.A., David Bateman Ltd: 2005

Seller ID: 138594

ISBN: 1869531981

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 167 pages with a great many full page photos of artist's work. Co-editors: Cliff Whiting and Sandy Adsett. The first major publication of contemporary Maori art. Over 150 full color illustrations and the words of the artists themselves reveal what Maori artists are thinking and producing with the contributions of more than forty artists and writers. M... View more info