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Image for Tonita Pena: Quah Ah, 1893-1949

Tonita Pena: Quah Ah, 1893-1949

By: Samuel L. Gray

Price: $55.95

Publisher: Avanyu Publishing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144388

ISBN: 0936755172

Condition: Fine


Brand new book is in excellent condition in every respect. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. The only Woman in the group of talented early pueblo artists in the San Ildefonso Self-Taught Group, Tonita Pena was a well known easel artist with her work showing in museum exhibitionas and commercial galleries of the Southwest. 77 pages with many color prints, medium format. View more info

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M.C. Escher Calidociclos: Kalos (bello) + Eidos (figura) + Kyklos (anillo)

By: Schattschneider, Doris & Wallace Walker

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Germany, Taschen: 1992

Seller ID: 106477

ISBN: 3822806757

Condition: Good


"In the book "M.C.Escher kaleidocycles" (orignally published in 1977) the mathematician Doris Schattschneider and the graphic designer Wallace Walker used some of the well known periodic drawings of the Dutch artist M.C.Escher to decorate kaleidocycles. They showed how to cover kaleidocycles continuously with repeating patterns (provided they have certain symmetry properties). It should be noted that in the work of Escher himself kaleidocycles do not appear. " This is a book of kaleidocycles, folding paper three dimensional shapes, printed with art by M.C. Escher. Text in Spa... View more info

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K.H. Hödicke: Karborundum

By: Schreier, Christoph and K. H. Hödicke

Price: $65.50

Publisher: Dusseldorf, Kerber Art: 2011

Seller ID: 142368

ISBN: 3866785216

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition with barely discernable shelf wear on back cover only, else 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. 66 page exhibition catalog for the show of the same name with 53 prints, mostly full page, one two-page, with essay at front and bio, exhibition history, photo of artist at back. View more info

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Wanda Gag: The Story of an Artist

By: Scott, Alma

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota, University of Minnesota Press: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 140902

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Small tears on faded dust jacket. Full red cloth boards with sleeping cat design is bright and clean with sharp corners. 5 5/8"w x8 3/4"h. 235 pages. The biography of artist Wanda Gag, author of Millions of Cats, Snippy and Snappy, Gone is Gone, The Funny Thing and other titles. Black and white photos, illustrations, and index. View more info

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Marcus Sendlinger: Lost Reality

By: Sendlinger, Marcus; Nymphius, Friederike

Price: $44.75

Publisher: Berlin, Kerber Verlag: 2010

Seller ID: 141322

ISBN: 3866784503

Condition: Fine


Large format book with many full page, some two-page, full color prints, 48 pages beginning with an interview with the artist. Mid book contains an essay by Friederike Nymphius. Text is in German and English. View more info

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Seurat (Library of Great Painters)

By: Seurat, Georges; Pierre Courthion

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N Y, Abrams: 1968

Seller ID: 145367

ISBN: 0810904748

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full gray cloth boards show slight fading. 9 7/8"w x 13"h. 160 pages. 48 tipped-in color plates. Essay by Pierre Courthion, bibliographical outline, list of major exhibitions, drawings, selected bibliography. View more info

Bill Reid (Haida artist)

By: SHADBOLT (Doris)

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre: 1988

Seller ID: 137014

ISBN: 0888946066

Condition: Near Fine


Book is new save very light shelf wear. Corners are sharp, spine is straight and tight, covers are creaseless, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. View more info

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Bill Reid (Haida artist)

By: SHADBOLT (Doris)

Price: $455.95

Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre: 1988

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 138152

ISBN: 0888946066

Condition: Very Good


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. Inscribed on half title page by Bill Reid Leo Hoens and then inscribed to same on title page by purchaser Richly illustrated in colour and black and white with photos and drawings. Clean and unmarked with light scuffing, bit of curl to front cover corners. 192 pages. View more info

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Johnson Chow's Paintings

By: Shing-ro, Loo (ed.)

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Chinese Art Society: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136233

Condition: Near Fine


Book shows very light scuffing to covers only. Lower corner bumped, otherwise creaseless covers solid binding, text/interior is free of marking of any kind. Appears nearly new, inside and out. Very large format with 78 reproductions of artist's painting since 1949, mostly in B&W, some color. Marked "First Edition" on publisher's page. Preface, chronological notes; plates are titled in English and Chinese. View more info

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Bristol Impressions

By: Shipsides, Frank

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Redcliffe Press: 1977

Seller ID: 137100

ISBN: 0905459059

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 83 pages. Small spot on cover and dust jacket. 7 5/8" w x 10"h. Artist Frank Shipsides illustrates buildings, streets, landmarks, and curiosities of Bristol, England in 57 pen and ink drawings. View more info

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Fats Waller: His Life and Times (Jazz Life and Times)

By: Shipton, Alyn

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Universe Publishing: 1988

Seller ID: 138470

ISBN: 0876637470

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 134 pages. Many b&w photos. 7 3/8"w x 9 3/4"h. View more info

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Gary Simmons

By: Simmons, Gary; Franklin Sirmans

Price: $89.00

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

Seller ID: 142189

ISBN: 0933856725

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. As new, in shrink wrap. 9 7/8"w x 11 1/4"h. No dust jacket as issued. Drawings and sculpture by Gary Simmons. Essays by Thelma Golden and Maurice Berger. Interview with the artist by Franklin Sirmans. Includes a biography, exhibition history and a bibliography. View more info

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Artist in the Cloister: The Life Works of Father Dunstan Massey, The

By: Sleigh, Daphne

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Canada, Heritage House: 2013

Seller ID: 139984

ISBN: 1927051398

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 208 pages. View more info

Image for American Art Nouveau:  The Poster Period of John Sloan:  A Selection of Hitherto Unpublished Prints and Autobiographical Recollections by the Artist, Collected by Helen Farr Sloan

American Art Nouveau: The Poster Period of John Sloan: A Selection of Hitherto Unpublished Prints and Autobiographical Recollections by the Artist, Collected by Helen Farr Sloan

By: Sloan, John; Sloan, Helen Farr

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lock Haven, PA, Hammermill Paper Company: 1967

Seller ID: 136724

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Unpaginated. 6 1/8"w x 9 1/4"h. Previous owner's name inside. Decorative endpapers. Twelve color plates; chronology. Limited edition, #838/2500, privately printed by Hammermill Paper Company. Bumped corners. View more info

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Anais Nin Observed: From a Film Portrait of a Woman As Artist

By: Snyder, Robert

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Chicago, The Swallow Press: 1976

Seller ID: 140833

ISBN: 080400708X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 116 pages. 8 1/4"w x 11"h. "A portrait of one of the best-known, best-loved writers of our day, Anais Nin Observed is based on the documentary film of her life by Academy award-winning film maker Robert Snyder. Drawing on bothe the film and many personal interviews, Snyder has expanded even further the fascinating, many-sided portrait." More than 150 photographs. View more info

Artists of British Columbia Vol. 1

By: Staff

Price: $28.95

Publisher: Leighdon Studio Gallery: 2010

Seller ID: 143952

ISBN: 0978329643

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. Includes work by Gayle Arnold, Lori Bagneres, Enda Bardell, Dave Benning, Michael Binkley, Patricia Carroll, Todd Clark, Stephen Craigdallie, Lawrie dignan, Marney-Rose edge, Catherine Fields, Josefa Fritz Barham, Pnina Granirer, Jennifer Harwood, David Jamieson, James Jones, Therese Lydia Joseph, Susanne, Kestner-Aiello et al. Full page, full color print from each artist with bio. View more info

Brushes in the Sun: Artists from the Okanagan and Surrounding Area

By: Staff

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Garneys Developments Ltd.: 1994

Seller ID: 143516

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition, as new in every respect. 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. 107 pages with a one page bio of a subject artist on the L. page, with a full page print on the R. Artists include: Nel Witteman, Gary Whitley, Janie Unrau, C.E. Tysdal, Catherine Anne Tower, Tom Tinkler, Fred Stelkia, Russel Stasiuk, Tove Sorensen, Ruth Leeson Smailes, John N. Salsnek, Mae Roberts, John Revill , Renato Muccillo... View more info

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Relativism: Thoughts and Aphorisms

By: Stankiewicz, W. J.

Price: $143.95

Publisher: Gris Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144513

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 except for previous owner's inscription, a small passage in the corner of one of the front end papers. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering at spine and gilt illustration by Maria A. Gris (of the publisher) on front cover. Signed by artist of the endpapers and the print opposite title page. Hand printed on Strathmore Art Parchment in the tradition of Oficyna Warszawska, limited edition no. 105/300. Designed by Anatole... View more info

Michele Oka Doner Neuration of the Genus

By: Stave, Pari

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Dieu Donne Studios: 2011

Seller ID: 133965

Condition: Near Fine


Oversize six page exhibition catalog shows very light bumping to corners only, no creases, stiff, clean edges. Nearly new. Large color photos of Neuration: Polyphemosa, What is White, Neuration: Tantalus and a small shot of Neuration: Palmacaea. View more info

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Artist and the Built Environment, The

By: Stoltenberg, Donald

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Worcester, MA, Davis Publications, Inc.: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 140860

ISBN: 0871921189

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 150 pages. Many photos and illustrations. Oblong. 11 1/4"w x 8 3/4"h. "A sampling of what past and contemporary artists have done with the theme of the built environment. When possible, descriptions of the approaches and techniques of past painters have been included, especially when stated in their own words. The working methods of several currently active artists are followed in greater detail as they react to, analyze, and finally synthesize a painting or drawing." This book includes artists who have responded to this the... View more info