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Image for In Pursuit of the Dragon: Traditions and Transitions in Ming Ceramics

In Pursuit of the Dragon: Traditions and Transitions in Ming Ceramics

By: N/A

Price: $14.95  $11.96

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Seattle Art Museum: 1988

Seller ID: 145179

ISBN: 0932216277

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 160 pages. Slight wear to cover. View more info

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California Design 1910

By: Andersen, Timothy J. ; Eudorah M. Moore; Robert W. Winter

Price: $24.95  $19.96

Publisher: California Design Pub.: 1974

Seller ID: 144850

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light wear to covers only, with a little edge wear, light scuffing to covers. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 148 pages, full of small and large b&w photos. Chapters include: The Arroyo Culture, Painting, with biographies of more than 50 painters, Literature and Presswork, Education in the Arts & Crafts, Pottery, Metalwork, Arthur and Lucia Mathews, Charles and Henry Greene, George Harris, Irving Gill, Harold Doolittle, Louis Easton, Swedenborgian Church, Mission I... View more info

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Traditions in Japanese Design: Volume I Kacho: Bird and Flower Motifs

By: Arakawa, Hirokazu, et al

Price: $8.41  $6.73

Publisher: Kodansha International: 1967

Seller ID: 128913

Condition: Good


"Whether in architecture, interior decoration, pottery, metalwork, textiles or gardens, the design concepts of Japan's artists and craftsmen have exerted a profound influence on form and ornamentation around the world." Back cover is impacted at corners, causing a visible though slight bend, not affecting page block more than a little tweak at extreme lower corner of the last 80 pages. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Some transfer of ink from cloth cover onto interior of price-clipped dust jacket. Good reading copy. View more info

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English Romanesque Art, 1066-1200

By: Arts Council Staff

Price: $28.50  $22.80

Publisher: Weidenfeld Nicolson Illustrated: 1984

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 134439

ISBN: 0297784129

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Very heavy book on glossy paper, a huge number of b&w photos, drawings, prints with a small section of color prints. Encyclopedic in scope. 416 pages. Book is from the reference section and shows very little wear. View more info

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Mimbres Painted Pottery (Southwest Indian Arts Series)

By: Brody, J. J.

Price: $14.95  $11.96

Publisher: Univ of New Mexico Press: 1991

Seller ID: 144480

ISBN: 0826309224

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 254 pages. Previous owner's name inside. Black and white and color illustrations and photos. View more info

Image for The Jaguar's Children: Pre-Classic Central Mexico  with  A Maya Sculpture in Wood

The Jaguar's Children: Pre-Classic Central Mexico with A Maya Sculpture in Wood

By: Coe, Michael D.

Price: $42.75  $34.20

Publisher: N. Y., Museum of Primitive Art: 1965

Seller ID: 143734

Condition: Near Fine


Exhibition catalogue in excellent condition in beige cloth with bumped back lower corner and very small impact mark top edge at spine. Otherwise FINE. Binding is solid and square, covers otherwise have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket is price clipped, light edgewear and chipping at corners, 1" open tear top spine. 126 pages, heavily illustrated with a great many impressive b&w photos of human figures with large hips and over-size head and very expressive faces in clay, some bowls, various pottery. M... View more info

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Fourteen Families in Pueblo Pottery

By: Dillingham, Rick

Price: $18.50  $14.80

Publisher: Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press: 1995

Seller ID: 136475

ISBN: 0826314996

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 289 pages. 10"w x 10"h. Many color photos. Edge wear and crease on cover; bumped lower corner. The potters included in this work are the Chino and Lewis families (Acoma Pueblo), the Nampeyos (Hopi), the Gutierrez and Tafoya families (Santa Clara), and the Gonzales and Martinez familes (San Ildefonso), the Chapellas and the Navasies (Hopi-Tewa), the Chavarrias (Santa Clara), the Herrera family (Cochiti), the Mediana family (Zia), and the Tenorio-Pacheco and the Melchor families (Santo Domingo). View more info

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Fourteen Families in Pueblo Pottery

By: Dillingham, Rick

Price: $18.50  $14.80

Publisher: Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press: 2002

Seller ID: 143657

ISBN: 0826314996

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 289 pages. 10"w x 10"h. Many color photos. Edge wear and crease on cover; bumped lower corner. The potters included in this work are the Chino and Lewis families (Acoma Pueblo), the Nampeyos (Hopi), the Gutierrez and Tafoya families (Santa Clara), and the Gonzales and Martinez familes (San Ildefonso), the Chapellas and the Navasies (Hopi-Tewa), the Chavarrias (Santa Clara), the Herrera family (Cochiti), the Mediana family (Zia), and the Tenorio-Pacheco and the Melchor families (Santo Domingo). View more info

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Echizen: Eight Hundred Years of Japanese Stoneware

By: Donald Alan Wood; Teruhisa Tanaka; Frank Chance

Price: $65.00  $52.00

Publisher: Birmingham Museum of Art: 1995

Seller ID: 144393

ISBN: 0931394392

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with the slightest indication of previous use to the covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. An overview of the history of Echizen ceramics and catalog for a major exhibition based on the fine collection of Japanese ceramics in the Birmingham (Alabama) Museum of Art. 142 pages with 76 full page, full color plates of the works of the artists, including Juroemon Fujita, Tomio Fujita, Nobuhiko Fukushima, Tetsu Goto, Nobuyasu Ito, Mitsuo Kasatsuj... View more info

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Islamic designs (British Museum pattern books)

By: Eva Wilson

Price: $12.75  $10.20

Publisher: British Museum Publications: 1988

Seller ID: 145037

ISBN: 0714180661

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. 100 pages of b&w designs with 21 pages of introduction and notes. View more info

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Land of Little Rain: A Story of Hopi Indian Children, The

By: Fellows, Muriel H.

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: N Y, Junior Literary Guild and The John C. Winston Company: 1936

Seller ID: 138491

Condition: Good


Black, orange, and teal hopi chevron design on cloth cover. Wear to corners and top and bottom of spine. 6 1/8"w x 9"h. 121 pages. Printed on thick, creamy paper. Black and white and color illustrations by the author. Previous owner's name and dust jacket blurb pasted on front endpapers. Sah-mee and Moho make clay bowls and a clay house; they also participate in the Snake Dance to bring rain to their desert home. View more info

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Shiwan Ceramics: Beauty, Color, and Passion (English and Chinese Edition)

By: Fredrikke S. Scollard; Terese Tse Bartholomew; Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco

Price: $85.95  $68.76

Publisher: Chinese Culture Foundation of San Francisco: 1995

Seller ID: 144394

ISBN: 0960978402

Condition: Fine


Exhibition catalog in excellent condition in every respect from the show of the same name at the Publisher's gallery from June to October 1994. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 110 pages with deep red end papers, heavily illustrated with large full color prints of the sculptural pieces that make the show, usually two pieces per page. Text in English and Chinese. View more info

Image for Museums in Budapest: Hungarian National Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, Hungarian National Gallery, Museum of Applied Arts, Ethnographical Museum and Budapest Historical Museum.

Museums in Budapest: Hungarian National Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, Hungarian National Gallery, Museum of Applied Arts, Ethnographical Museum and Budapest Historical Museum.

By: Fulep, Ferenc

Price: $37.50  $30.00

Publisher: Budapest, Corvina Kiado: 1989

Seller ID: 141667

ISBN: 9631327566

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth boards with embossed title in gilt lettering on cover and spine. Straight, solid spine, tight binding. Text/interior is clean, neat and free of marking to text. Previous owner's name inside. Dust jacket shows light general wear/scuffing, a little edge wear, no tears. 72 pages of text followed by 148 pages of full page, full color plates of the best the six institutions have to offer, with paintings, swords, vases, sculpture, tapestries, helmets, crowns, chests, jewelry, furniture, interiors, etc. etc. Paintings by Laszlo madnyanszky, mihaly Munkacsy, Pal Szinyei Merse, Karoly Fe... View more info

Image for Myth Into Art: Poet and Painter in Classical Greece

Myth Into Art: Poet and Painter in Classical Greece

By: H. A. Shapiro

Price: $11.95  $9.56

Publisher: Routledge: 1994

Seller ID: 145071

ISBN: 0415067936

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very minor wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. View more info

Image for Ceramics in the Pacific Northwest: A History (Index of art in the Pacific Northwest)

Ceramics in the Pacific Northwest: A History (Index of art in the Pacific Northwest)

By: Harrington, LaMar

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Seattle, University of Washington Press / Henry Art Gallery: 1979

Seller ID: 144364

ISBN: 0295956232

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full bright red cloth boards with silver lettering. A bit of wear and yellowing to dust jacket. 128 pages. 8 3/4"w x 11 1/4"h. View more info

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Wright Space, The

By: Hart, Spencer

Price: $45.00  $36.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Scotland, Saraband, Inc: 2001

Seller ID: 139590

ISBN: 188735428X

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 256 pages. 8 3/4"w x 11 1/4"h. Slight edge wear to cover and dust jacket. Many color photos. View more info

Image for Henry Varnum Poor, 1887 -- 1970, a Retrospective Exhibition

Henry Varnum Poor, 1887 -- 1970, a Retrospective Exhibition

By: Henry Varnum Poor

Price: $55.95  $44.76

Publisher: Pennsylvania State University: 1983

Seller ID: 140619

ISBN: 0911209298

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition, appears as-new with very light sun fading only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 168 pp. 35 color, 171 bw reproductions. Detailed essays regarding ceramics, oils, paper works, houses built, frescoes, etc. Heavily illustrated with pages 102 -- 162 prints only, usually two per page sometimes in color. catalogue compiled by Harold E. Dickson and Richard Porter. Lists 148 works. Exhibition held in University Park, PA: Penn. State Univ. Art Museum, Sept. 14 ... View more info

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Bauhaus 1919-1928

By: Ise Gropius, and Walter Gropius Herbert Bayer

Price: $45.95  $36.76

Publisher: New York, NY, Museum of Modern Art: 1975

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 145396

ISBN: 0870702408

Condition: Near Fine


Book has creaseless covers and spine, very slight edge wear, previous owner's name on front end paper. Glued binding is solid but falls open in the middle of the volume, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 224 pages with sections on eimar Bauhaus, The theory and organization of the Bauhaus & Dessau Bauhaus, with many subsections View more info

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Richard Fairbanks: American Potter

By: Kangas, Matthew ; Richard Fairbanks

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: University of Washington Press: 1993

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 140910

ISBN: 0295973021

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Dixie Fairbanks, the wife of the potter (who wrote the foreword), in 1993. A bit musty smelling - otherwise like new in black cloth slipcase. 127 pages. 9" w x 11"h. Black and white photos and color plates; Essays by Matthew Kangas, Marianne Aav, Dixie Parker-Fairbanks, and Tapio Yli-Viikari. Selected bibliography, biography, donors. View more info

The Collector's Guide to British Dolls Since 1920

By: Mansell, Colette

Price: $27.65  $22.12

Publisher: Robert Hale: 1983

Seller ID: 143331

ISBN: 0709193807

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 just a pictorial guide but a great deal of text also in 390 pages in oversize format. Chapters include: Bisque, earthenware, pottery and composition, Cloth dolls, Pre-war companies, Post-war companies, Costume dolls, Doll-house dolls, Individual doll-makers, Royal family dolls, etc. and such brands as Chad Valley, Farnell, Dean's Rag Book Col Merry... View more info