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Italian Art 1960/80, Quintavalle, Arturo Carlo
61 Italian Art 1960/80 Quintavalle, Arturo Carlo
Very Good. 
Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket 1984 Banca Commerciale Italiana, New York. Presumed 1st U.S. edition; no additional printings indicated. Superclean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. Only light wear to jacket. 148 pages; color plates. Language: English (translated from the Italian by Howard Rodger MacLean). Preface by Thomas M. Messer. NOTE: Cannot ship outside U.S. via Global Priority -- Surface or Airmail only. Catalog of NY branch exhibition. Artists include Adami, Baj, Baruchello, Cavaliere, Ceroli, Del Pezzo, Kounellis, Pascali, Pistoletto, Rotella, Schifano, Tadini, Anceschi, Biasi, Boriani, Colombo, Costa, De Vecchi, Varisco, Paolini, Merz, Uncini, Boetti, Pignotti, Spoldi, Jori, Castellani, and many more. Keywords: Italy, catalogue, contemporary, painting, sculpture, postwar, modern, abstract, Op, geometric, conceptual, Arte Povera, New Image. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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62 Katalog Der Neuen Galerie In Der Stallburg Klauner, Friderike
Good. 
Paperback. Softcover published 1967 by Kunsthistorisches Museum, Wien / Vienna. Noticeable wear to covers: scuffs; scratches; edges rubbed. 1-inch black ink mark on bottom page edge. Previous owner's name on 1st page/half-title page. Text clean and unmarked; pages bright; binding tight. Good vintage reading/research copy. Ca. 82 pages; black-and-white photos; 4 plates in color; list of works with short artist biographies. Language: German / Deutsch. Vorwort: Friderike Klauner. Cover shows Bildnis einer jungen Frau (Madame Legois) by Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot. Keywords: art history, kunst, Germany, exhibition catalog, verzeichnis. No ISBN. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Kunstwerke der Dr. Meyer-Struckmann-Stiftung: 200 Jahre Trinkhaus und Burkhardt, Vogt, Paul; Froning, Hubertus
63 Kunstwerke der Dr. Meyer-Struckmann-Stiftung: 200 Jahre Trinkhaus und Burkhardt Vogt, Paul; Froning, Hubertus
Very Good. 
Hardcover. Hardcover; glossy pictorial covers; no dustjacket. 167pp; photos in color and B/W. Very Good condition: very clean; no marks; only light wear. Forewords by Graf Finckenstein and Herbert H. Jacobi; text by Paul Vogt and Hubertus Froning -- Language: German / Deutsch (English translation for essays only). Catalogue entries are in German only. On copyright page: 'Copyright 1985. Organisation der Ausstellung: Jeane Freifrau von Oppenheim, Trans Art Kunstberatung GmbH, Koln. Herstellung: Richard Bacht GmbH, Essen.' Includes works by Feininger, Kandinsky, Kirchner, Klee, Macke, Modersohn-Becker, Nolde, Picasso, Ernst Barlach, and many more. Keywords: art, collections, private, collector, Germany, Expressionist, Expressionism, nonobjective, painting, sculpture, figurative, abstract, Blue Rider, Blau Reiter, 20th century, modern, modernism. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Later Italian Painting in the National Gallery of Art, Shapley, Fern Rusk
64 Later Italian Painting in the National Gallery of Art Shapley, Fern Rusk
Good. 
Paperback. Slim softcover booklet with stapled binding, published 1960 by Publications Fund, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. Noticeable average wear to covers: rubbing and wear to edges; light creases and scratches. Text very clean; no marks; pages bright. Good vintage reading / research copy. 43 pages; 15 small color photos. Language: English. Cover shows the Alba Madonna by Raphael. 11-page essay by Fern Rusk Shapley, Assistant Chief Curator. Artists: Giovanni Bellini, Giovanni Antonio Boltraffio, Agnolo Bronzino, Canaletto, Annibale Carracci, Orazio Gentileschi, Giorgione, Francesco Guardi, Lorenzo Lotto, Raphael, Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, Jacopo Tintoretto, Titian, Paolo Veronese. Keywords: art history, Renaissance, Italy, painters, 15th century, Smithsonian Institution. No ISBN. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Li Kung-lin's Classic of Filial Piety, Barnhart, Richard M.
65 Li Kung-lin's Classic of Filial Piety Barnhart, Richard M.
New. 
Hardcover. Brand-new; still in shrinkwrap. Superclean; no marks; never opened. Gift-giving condition. Coffee-table hardcover with jacket published by Metropolitan Museum. Language: English. NOTE: Large format; cannot ship outside U.S. via Flat-Rate envelope. 'The subject is a 15.5-foot handscroll painted by Li Kung-lin, the preeminent figure painter of 11th-century China, illustrating a work that dates to between 350 and 200 B.C.--a dialogue between Confucius and a disciple on the meaning and application of filial piety in the affairs of the individual and of the state. Barnhart's (art history, Yale) elucidation is accompanied by contributed chapters on the calligraphy of the work and on the conservation and remounting of the scroll. Generously illustrated.'--Book News, Inc. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Life Along the Nile: Three Egyptians of Ancient Thebes (The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Summer 2002, Volume LX, No. 1), Roehrig, Catharine H.
66 Life Along the Nile: Three Egyptians of Ancient Thebes (The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Summer 2002, Volume LX, No. 1) Roehrig, Catharine H.
Very Good. 
Paperback. Periodical published 2002 by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Softcover with stapled binding; 11 x 8.5 inches. Very clean; no marks or creases; pages bright, binding tight. Only light wear. 56 pages; color and black-and-white photos; Notes; Further Reading. Language: English. Director's Note by Philippe de Montebello. Reconstructing the lives of 3 Egyptians who did not belong to the elite ruling classes: the manager of a wealthy man's estate, the mother of an architect, and a skilled craftsman. Using pieces from the collection of the Metropolitan Museum, Roehrig focuses on the daily life of three working-class Egyptians from the eleventh, eighteenth, and nineteenth dynasties. Keywords: Egypt, Egyptology, Egyptologist, tomb, models, funerary, boats, storehouse, jewelry, jewellery, statues, domestic, servant, artist, household. No ISBN. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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List of Paintings in the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute
67 List of Paintings in the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute
Acceptable. 
Paperback. Softcover 1972 Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Massachusetts / Stinehour Press. Heavy wear to cover: edges and corners worn and rubbed; small stains. Moderate age-tanning inside and out. Text clean and unmarked; binding tight. Good reading / research copy. 144 pages; black-and-white photos; list of attributions changed since previous publications; chronological list of publications. Introductory note by Fiona Morgan. Language: English. Cover shows 'River Oise Near Pontoise' by Pissarro. Keywords: museum, collection, art, art history, reference, catalog, catalogue, vintage, painter, artist. No ISBN. [code J] 
Price: 10.00 USD
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OCTOBER 86: Art/Theory/Criticism/Politics, Krauss, Rosalind (editor); Michelson, Annette (editor)
68 OCTOBER 86: Art/Theory/Criticism/Politics Krauss, Rosalind (editor); Michelson, Annette (editor)
The MIT Press 1998 Paperback Very Good 
Softcover journal published Fall 1998 by The MIT Press. Light wear to covers, with minor soiling. Interior is very clean and unmarked; pages bright; binding tight; spine uncreased. 129 pages plus advertisements; black-and-white photos. Language: English. Contents: Jean-Francois Lyotard's Underground Aesthetics, by John Rajchman. Lyotard in Passing, by Robert Harvey. Womanstruck, by Jean-Francois Lyotard. Photogenic Neurasthenia: On Mass and Medium in the 1920s, by Nina Lara Rosenblatt. Nauman's Beckett Walk, by Kathryn Chiong. My History (The Intractable), by Babette Mangolte. Digital Diploma Mills, Part 1: The Automation of Higher Education; and Digital Diploma Mills, Part 2: The Coming Battle over Online Instruction, by David F. Noble. Keywords: philosophy, literary theory, postmodernism, education, history of technology, art history, social science, aesthetics. No ISBN. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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On the Edge of the Millennium: New Art from China, Goedhuis, Michael
69 On the Edge of the Millennium: New Art from China Goedhuis, Michael
Very Good. 
Paperback. Softcover published 2002 by Goedhuis Contemporary. Only light wear to cover. Very clean; no marks or creases; pages bright; binding tight. 47 pages; full-page color photos. Language: English. Cover shows detail of 'Interior with Mosquitoes and Moths' by Guo Wei. Exhibition catalogue for 2002 show at the gallery's New York and London locations. Introduction by Michael Goedhuis discusses the evolution of 20th-century Chinese art. Full page of text for each artist: Zhou Tiehai, Zhou Chunya, Shen Xiaotong, Geng Jianyi, Mao Yan, Zhao Nengzhi, Gu Gan, Guo Jin, Guo Wei, Liu Xiaodong, Ding Yi, Hong Hao, Hai Bo, Zhao Bandi, Yu Hong, Wang Jinsong, Wang Dongling, Qiu Deshu. Keywords: contemporary art, catalog, art history, China, Asia, Asian, 21st century, show, exhibit. No ISBN. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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70 Painting and Graphics 33 Years Later: Group 33 (Malarstwo - Grafika 33 Lata Pozniej: Grupa 33) McCormack, Halina (editor)
Very Good. 
Paperback. Paperback stapled booklet 2001, published by Miejski Osrodek Kultury. 32pp. Catalog of exhibition at McCormack Gallery, Manhattan, New York, in March 2001. 11 students of the Public Art School in Jaroslaw, Poland, Class of 1965/1966, taught by Helena Szczepanik. Language: English and Polish. Very clean; no creases; only light wear. SIGNED by 2 artists: McCormack and Zdzierska-Mokrzewska. Color plate and biography for each artist: Tadeusz Z. Blonski, Halina McCormack, Elzbieta Frohlich, Josef Golab, Jan Krzysztof Hrycek, Stanislaw Janiszewski, Maria Zdzierska-Mokrzewska, Danuta Robaszewska Pawlik, Teresa Piatek, Elzbieta Maria Piekarska, Stanislaw Swieca. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Palekh, Village of Artists, Progress Publishers
71 Palekh, Village of Artists Progress Publishers
Very Good. 
Hardcover. Small, slim hardcover 1977 Progress Publishers, Moscow. Glossy picture cover-- no dustjacket. Gloss coating on front cover has airspace/bubble from manufacturing flaw; still attractive. Book is very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. Ca. 64 pages (pages not numbered); color and black-and-white photos. Languages: Text in Russian, English, French, German, and Spanish. The village of Palekh in Russia is famed for its tradition of icon painting and for the quality of its modern lacquered miniatures, displaying scenes and decorative motifs from fairy tales, folklore, history, and current events. This book shows historical and contemporary works on boxes, panels, trays, chests, papier mache, etc. Includes photos of artists at work on complex painting, joinery, and finishing processes, and of the specialized, often antique tools used (e.g., a wolf's fang to burnish gold leaf). Keywords: folk art, artistic, heritage, lacquer, enameling, varnish, varnished, egg emulsion, oil, painter, painted, artisan, craftsman, craft, Palech, Palej, Maxim Gorky, Soviet Union, USSR. No ISBN. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Picturing the Apocalypse: Illustrated Leaves from a Medieval Spanish Manuscript (The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Winter 2002, Volume LIX, No. 3), Wixom, William D.; Lawson, Margaret
72 Picturing the Apocalypse: Illustrated Leaves from a Medieval Spanish Manuscript (The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Winter 2002, Volume LIX, No. 3) Wixom, William D.; Lawson, Margaret
Very Good. 
Paperback. Periodical 2002 The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Very clean; no marks or creases; pages bright; binding tight. Softcover with stapled binding; 11 x 8.5 inches. Glossy pictorial cover; 56 pages; Notes; References; color and black-and-white photos. Language: English. This issue devoted to the Cardena Beatus manuscript leaves, 'present[ing] the entire sequence of illuminations in all of their visual splendor and expressive power'.--p3. Includes conservator's inquiry into techniques and materials used. The first post-9/11 Bulletin; the September 11 attacks are mentioned in the Director's Note by Philippe de Montebello. Keywords: art history, Cloisters, illuminated, commentary, commentaries, medieval, painting, apocalyptic, millennium, end of the world, Book of Revelation, Christianity, Christian, religion, religious, Bible, New Testament, parchment, ink, dye, leaf, miniature, master, saint, angel. No ISBN. [code J] 
Price: 30.00 USD
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PITTI PALACE AND ITS ART COLLECTIONS, Bartolini, Roberto
73 PITTI PALACE AND ITS ART COLLECTIONS Bartolini, Roberto
Good. 
Paperback. Florence: Bartolini Publications, 1970, small softcover booklet with picture cover, 46pp, Index, floor plan, Medici family tree, B/W and color photos. Language: English. Good condition: clean and unmarked; pages bright; binding tight. One page has a 1-inch rip. Noticeable average wear to covers. Palatine Gallery, Royal Apartments, Museum of Precious Stones, Boboli Gardens, Gallery of Modern Art, Historical State Coaches. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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Realism (Style and Civilization series), Nochlin, Linda
74 Realism (Style and Civilization series) Nochlin, Linda
0140213058 / 9780140213058 Good. 
Paperback. Softcover 1975 reprint published by Penguin Books. Light-to-average wear. Clean and unmarked; pages bright; binding tight. Great reading / research copy. 283 pages; Index; Catalogue of Illustrations; Further Reading; 134 black-and-white plates. Language: English. Cover shows portrait of Pierre-Joseph Proudhon in a detail of a painting by Gustave Courbet. 'The social and political upheavals of the mid nineteenth century gave birth to a movement which rejected all idealization in art and literature in order to depict concrete contemporary reality. ... This book discusses the acute social awareness and preoccupation with actuality in the art and literature of the western world -- notably in the revolutionary paintings of Courbet, in the works of Manet, Degas and Monet, of the Pre-Raphaelites and other English, American, German and Italian Realists.'--from back cover. Keywords: art history, 19th century. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Reality Reassembled (The Meanings of Modern Art series, Vol. 4), Russell, John
75 Reality Reassembled (The Meanings of Modern Art series, Vol. 4) Russell, John
0870704818 / 9780870704819 Very Good. 
Hardcover. Hardcover 1st edition published 1974 by The Museum of Modern Art, New York. No dustjacket, as issued. Light wear to covers: edges and corners rubbed. Text very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. 47 pages; Selected Readings; black-and-white and color photos. Language: English. Cover art: Georges Braque, 'Cafe-Bar'. Volume 4 of the series 'The Meanings of Modern Art'. NOTE: Oversize format ca. 10 x 10.5 inches-- cannot ship outside U.S. via Flat-Rate envelope; requires additional international postage. Essay on the development of Cubism. Artists shown include Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque, Juan Gris, and Fernand Leger. Keywords: art history, criticism, critic, 20th century, modernism, Cubist, avant-garde. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Recent Acquisitions: A Selection: 1994-1995 (The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Fall 1995, Volume LIII, No. 2), Holt, Joan (editor)
76 Recent Acquisitions: A Selection: 1994-1995 (The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Fall 1995, Volume LIII, No. 2) Holt, Joan (editor)
Good. 
Paperback. Softcover periodical 1995 The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Surface of back cover is damaged from removal of a long mailing label. Crease to back cover corner. Clean and unmarked; pages bright; binding tight. Great reading / research copy. 11 x 8.5 inches. Glossy picture cover; 88 pages; color and black-and-white photos. Director's Note by Philippe de Montebello. Language: English. Includes 2 royal portraits of ancient Egypt; 11th-century Islamic manuscript with the 99 Most Beautiful Names of Allah; Monet and Cezanne; modern masters Matisse, Leger, Dubuffet; postwar artists Andy Warhol, Elaine de Kooning, William Baziotes; contemporary artists Anselm Kiefer, Andreas Gursky; and much more. Cover shows 'The Triumph of Fame (birth tray)' by Scheggia (Giovanni di Ser Giovanni). Keywords: art history, collector, collecting, patron, donor, benefactor, trustee, gift, acquisition, holdings, bequest, donation, estate, painting, sculpture, antiques, objet d'art, Ambassador Walter H. and Leonore Annenberg, Leon Black, Samuel Eilenberg, Fales Collection of American jewelry. No ISBN. [code J] 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Recent Acquisitions: A Selection: 1995-1996 (Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Fall 1996, Vol. LIV, Number 2), Holt, Joan (editor)
77 Recent Acquisitions: A Selection: 1995-1996 (Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Fall 1996, Vol. LIV, Number 2) Holt, Joan (editor)
Very Good. 
Paperback. Periodical 1996 The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Ghost of removed address label on back cover. Very clean; no marks or creases; pages bright; binding tight. Only light wear. Softcover with stapled binding; 11 x 8.5 inches. Glossy picture cover; 86 pages; color and black-and-white photos. Cover shows Standing Virgin and Child attributed to Nikolaus Gerhaert von Leiden. Director's Note by Philippe de Montebello. Language: English. Includes ancient Greek and Roman jewelry from Christos G. Bastis; Van Gogh's Women Picking Olives from Ambassador Walter H. and Leonore Annenberg; works on paper by Andrea del Sarto, Rubens, and Fragonard; 20th century artists Andy Warhol, Lee Krasner, Balthus, Isabel Bishop; contemporary artists Arturo Elizondo, Thomas Struth, Kiki Smith; and much more. Keywords: art history, masterpiece, collector, collecting, patron, donor, benefactor, trustee, gift, acquisition, holdings, bequest, donation, estate, painting, sculpture, antiques, objet d'art, jewellery. No ISBN. [code J] 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Recent Acquisitions: A Selection: 1996-1997 (Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Fall 1997, Vol. LV, No. 2), Holt, Joan (editor)
78 Recent Acquisitions: A Selection: 1996-1997 (Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Fall 1997, Vol. LV, No. 2) Holt, Joan (editor)
Very Good. 
Paperback. Periodical 1997 The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Remnants of removed address label on back cover. Otherwise very clean; no marks or creases; pages bright; binding tight. Only light wear. Softcover; 11 x 8.5 inches. Glossy picture cover; 96 pages; color and black-and-white photos. Cover shows Tahitians by Paul Gauguin. Director's Note by Philippe de Montebello. Language: English. Includes 2 Giovanni di Paolo panels from his Saint Catherine series, and Poussin's Rest on the Flight into Egypt, all from the Lore Heinemann bequest; Van Gogh and Cezanne from the Annenberg Collection; photography: Georgia O'Keeffe by Alfred Steiglitz, also Francsca Woodman, Walker Evans, Paul Strand, Louis Robert; 20th century artists Picasso, Brancusi, Braque; contemporary artist Anselm Kiefer; and much more. Keywords: art history, masterpiece, collector, collecting, patron, donor, benefactor, trustee, gift, acquisition, holdings, donation, estate, painting, sculpture, antiques, objet d'art. No ISBN. [code J] 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Recent Acquisitions: A Selection: 1998-1999 (Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Fall 1999, Vol. LVII, Number 2), Holt, Joan (editor)
79 Recent Acquisitions: A Selection: 1998-1999 (Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Fall 1999, Vol. LVII, Number 2) Holt, Joan (editor)
Very Good. 
Paperback. Periodical 1999 The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Very clean; no marks or creases; pages bright; binding tight. Only light wear. Softcover with stapled binding; 11 x 8.5 inches. Glossy picture cover; 84 pages; color and black-and-white photos. Cover shows Saint Catherine of Alexandria in Prison, the Holy Ghost Above (detail) by Paolo Veronese. Director's Note by Philippe de Montebello. Language: English. Includes Jasper Johns's White Flag; pieces from Ambassador Walter H. and Leonore Annenberg (Renoir, van Gogh, Monet); drawings by Titian and Pontormo; Paris Gothic ivory Enthroned Virgin and Child; early Northern Renaissance tapestry The Triumph of Fame; 20th century artists Diane Arbus, Ansem Kiefer, David Smith, Berenice Abbott, Vic Muniz; and much more. Keywords: art history, collector, collecting, patron, donor, benefactor, trustee, gift, acquisition, holdings, bequest, donation, estate, painting, sculpture, antiques, objet d'art. No ISBN. [code J] 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Romanesque Frescoes, Anthony, Edgar Waterman
80 Romanesque Frescoes Anthony, Edgar Waterman
Acceptable. 
Hardcover. 1st edition large hardcover published 1951 by Princeton University Press. HEAVY UNDERLINING extensively throughout; age-tanning to pages; creases to page corners. NO DUSTJACKET. Intact; binding is solid. Fair condition, good only for reading/research. 208 text pages, plus 500 black-and-white photos; Index of Places. Foreword by Walter W. S. Cook. Language: English. NOTE: Large format-- cannot ship outside U.S. via Flat-Rate envelope; requires additional international postage. Black cloth-covered boards with gilt titles on spine. Scan (if included here) shows a sample page. 'In this history of mural painting in western Europe from the end of the Early Christian period until Gothic times, the late Edgar Anthony has brought together all of the extant Romanesque frescoes of Italy, Germany, France, Belgium, Switzerland, Spain, England, and Scandinavia. Here for the first time Romanesque wall paintings as a whole have been included in one volume, providing a corpus for which every mediaevalist will be grateful.'--from the publisher. Keywords: art history, fresco, European, middle ages, medieval. No ISBN. [code K] 
Price: 40.00 USD
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