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Maori Carving

By: A. W. Reed

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Reed Education: 1972

Seller ID: 142527

ISBN: 0589043765

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with barely discernable wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no notable blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 23 page staple bound book with color covers, b&w drawings and photos providing an intro to the subject. Sections include Wood carving in Polynesia, The evolution of Maori carving, Wood carvers and their tools, The human figure, Spirals, Carved houses, Hei-Tiki. View more info

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Sirens

By: Achilleos, Chris; Nigel Suckling

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Paper Tiger: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143127

ISBN: 1850280231

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear and small tears to dust jacket. 9 5/8"w x 12 3/4"h. 128 pages. "A collection of the latest work of leading inernational fantasy artist Chris Achilleos. His powerful subjects range from erotic fantasy to science fiction and Greek mythology, and are strongly influenced by the heroic figure of the comic strip." View more info

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Perspective for Artists: a Complete Course

By: Angela Guir

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Artists House: 1990

Seller ID: 141738

ISBN: 0861341236

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. 112 pages, heavily illustrated with color and b&w drawings, paintings, mechanical illustrations. Sections include: Working with perspective, Perspective in landscape, Townscapes, Still life and interiors, The figure, with subchapters in each section. View more info

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Tierzeichnen auf anatomischer Grundlage Zeichnungen auf 40 Volltafeln und begleitender Text mit weiteren 18 eingestreuten Abbildungen

By: Behrens, Hans

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Berlin, Leipzig B.G. Teubner: 1929

Seller ID: 143144

Condition: Very Good


Large oblong book depicting drawings of animals in motion, often in skeletal form. 20 pages of text, 40 pages of plates/drawings with over 160 figures. Text is in German. Front endpaper has crossed-out name of previous owner. View more info

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Rebecca Belmore Rising to the Occasion [exhibition: Jun. 7-Oct. 5, 2008]

By: Belmore, Rebecca & Daina Augaitis & Kathleen Ritter & Robert Houle & Marilyn Burgess & Florene Belmo

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Vancouver Art Gallery: 2008

Seller ID: 127830

ISBN: 1895442680

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 128 pages. Bumped corners of front cover. "Through powerful images that implicate the body, performances that address history and memory, and gestures that evoke a sense of place, Rebecca Belmore is known for creating multi-disciplinary works that reveal a long-standing commitment to the politics of identity and representation. Rebecca Belmore comprises a selection of work that spans the course of her significant career, drawing out connections between early performances and later sculptures, photographs and videos through recurring metapho... View more info

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Hank Bull: Connexions (English and French Edition)

By: Bull, Frank; Serge Guilbaut; Joni Low; Pan Wendt

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Confederation Centre of the Arts: 2015

Seller ID: 141679

ISBN: 0920089879

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Clean, sharp edges. 160 pages. 6 1/2"w x 9"h. From the publisher: "Since the 1970s, Vancouver-based multimedia artist Hank Bull has acted as a connecting figure between artists and artistic communities internationally. Inspired initially by experimental music, mail art, Fluxus, and the absurdist performances associated with Dada and pataphysics, much of his practice has been ephemeral and dialogic, produced for underground audiences in artist-run and improvised contexts. Performance, communication, and the building of networks have t... View more info

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Hank Bull: Connexions (English and French Edition)

By: Bull, Frank; Serge Guilbaut; Joni Low; Pan Wendt

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Confederation Centre of the Arts: 2015

Seller ID: 141853

ISBN: 0920089879

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear to bottom and corner of cover. 160 pages. 6 1/2"w x 9"h. From the publisher: "Since the 1970s, Vancouver-based multimedia artist Hank Bull has acted as a connecting figure between artists and artistic communities internationally. Inspired initially by experimental music, mail art, Fluxus, and the absurdist performances associated with Dada and pataphysics, much of his practice has been ephemeral and dialogic, produced for underground audiences in artist-run and improvised contexts. Performance, communication, and the buildin... View more info

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Virtual Pose: The Ultimate Visual Reference Series for Drawing the Human Figure

By: Chakkour, Mario Henri

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Alexandria, VA, Design Books International: 1999

Seller ID: 142646

ISBN: 096663831X

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. With CD-ROM full of poses that the artist can rotate a full 360 degrees around the axis. Black and white nude photos of men and women. 10 1/8"w x 10 1/4"h. 80 pages. View more info

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Tony Cragg: Figure Out Figure In

By: Cragg, Tony

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dilecta and Louvre Editions: 2012

Seller ID: 141362

ISBN: 2916275878

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. View more info

Talent for Detail: The Photographs of Miss Frances Benjamin Johnston 1889 -- 1910, A

By: DANIEL, PETE ; SMOCK, RAYMOND

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Harmony Books: 1974

Seller ID: 137735

ISBN: 0517516438

Condition: Very Good


Covers show light wear only. Book is otherwise in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, , text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Black and white illustrations, often full page. 182 pages. "Frances Benjamin Johnston was a prominent studio photographer and photojournalist at the turn of the twentieth century. She presented three bodies of work at the Paris Exposition Universelle in 1900: a collection of photographs by American women, a series of photographs of students in the Washington, D.C., school system, and a series of photographs of students from the... View more info

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A Figure in Hiding (Hardy Boys Mystery Stories)

By: Dixon, Franklin W.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: N Y, Grosset & Dunlap: 1965

Seller ID: 143681

ISBN: 0448089165

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 176 pages. 5"w x 7 1/2"h. Blue pictorial cover. Previous owner's name label inside. More recent printing than copyright (1965), probably from seventies or eighties. View more info

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Henry Moore

By: Ehrlich, Doreen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N Y, Knickerbocker Press: 1994

Seller ID: 145189

ISBN: 1577150716

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Large format: 10 1/8"w x 14 1/4"h. 112 pages. Many color illustrations. View more info

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Sorel Etrog : Sketches and Painted Constructions 1952-1960

By: Etrog, Sorel

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Fine Art, Limited: 2006

Seller ID: 130761

ISBN: 1895183294

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 36 pages. Slight edge wear and scuffing to cover. Small bump at bottom of spine. Large format: 12" x 12". "Sorel Etrog is a pivotal figure in mid to late 20th century art and graces museum collections throughout the world. For the past fifty years, Etrog's constructions of painted wood forever installed him into our visual literacy. He has influenced the evolution from modern to contemporary art through his abstract constructions and monumental sculptures. Using a language of non-objective organic and geometric forms and by develop... View more info

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Anatomy

By: Foster, Walter T.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Laguna Beach, CA, Walter T. Foster: 1962

Seller ID: 144016

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Staple-bound. 10 1/4"w x 13 3/4"h. 40 pages. No date shown; circa 1962. View more info

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Good Games for Boys & Girls

By: Fretwell, Jean Hosford; Willliams, Jesse F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N Y, Rand McNally & Co.: 1930

Seller ID: 143533

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Blue cloth boards with embossed stick-figure illustrations. Edge wear to cover. 6 3/4"w x 9 1/4"h. 160 pages. Previous owner's name inside. Stick-figure drawings by Keith Ward. Includes: Yard Games, Train and Car Games, Games in Country and Open Spaces, Play-Street Games, Boys' Party, Games for One, Back Yard Games, Magic and Tricks, Hunting Tracks and Following Trails. 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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Figure Painting in Oil

By: Graves, Douglas R.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Mineola, New York, U.S.A., Dover Pubns: 1996

Seller ID: 122769

ISBN: 048629322X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 156 pages. Many illustrations. Slight waviness to pages. View more info

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Figure It Out! The Beginners Guide to Drawing People

By: Hart, Chris

Price: $9.50

Publisher: N Y, Sixth&Spring Booksq: 2009

Seller ID: 141684

ISBN: 1933027800

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. View more info

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Images of Stone; Figure Sculpture of the Lough Erne Basin

By: Hickey, Helen; Porter, Bill

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Blackstaff Press [for] the Arts Council of Northern Ireland: 1976

Seller ID: 090841

ISBN: 0856401102

Condition: Very Good +


Contents include Idols of the Celtic Religion:3rd Century BC to 5th Century AD; Christianity: Statues and High Crosses 9th and 11 Century AD; Romanesque Figure Carving: 12th Century AD; Medieval Period:13th to 16th Century AD; Post-Medieval Folk-art: 17th to 20th Century AD; References, Index. Many b&w photos, numbered, with detailed descriptions, detailed b&w fold-out map at back. Exterior of books shows slight wear, interior is Fine View more info

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Larry Rivers

By: Hunter, Sam

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N Y, Arthur A. Bartley: 1989

Seller ID: 141195

ISBN: 8434305917

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 360 pages. 9 3/4"w x 11 5/8"h. 400 illustrations, including 155 plates in color. View more info