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By: Chevlowe, Susan
Publisher: New York:, Princeton University Press,, 1998.<br>
Edition: First Edition, First Printing. <P>
Ben Shahn (1898-1969) has long been renowned for his Social Realist paintings of Depression-era America. Equally striking, however, are Shahn's extraordinary later works, which reveal a more introspective style as well as the evolution of a new allegorical and mythical pictorial language. This book combines beautiful reproductions of Shahn's art with essays by leading experts on his life and career to present a groundbreaking survey of his powerful and engaging mature... View more info
Publisher: New York:, Harry N. Abrams,, 1988
Edition: First Edition.
No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve. The authors of Abrams' highly successful Monet and The Last Flowers of Manet have made the definitive book on the French Impressionist Edgar Degas. The New York Observer said, In the wonderfully readable text . . . we are put in very intimate touch with the artist's own sensibility. View more info
Publisher: Mt. Vernon, New York:, Medaenas Monograph on the Arts,, 1980,<br>
Beautifully illustrated with high-quality full color plates with accompanying text. This is not the trade edition with advertising.Artists Limited edition, compliments of the press of A. Colish. Book is fine, Gift Quality; Dust jacket has some sun-fading. View more info
Publisher: New York:, Yale University Press and the Jewish Museum,, 2004.<br>
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>
Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920) is one of the greatest - and most misunderstood - artists of the twentieth century. His incisive portraits, erotically charged nudes, beautiful drawings, and primitivistic sculpture have been admired for decades. Modigliani's work, however, has typically been examined in the limited context of his so-called bohemian, anti-intellectual lifestyle. This groundbreaking book revises this approach toward Modigliani's art, presenting a convin... View more info
Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan<br>, Borders Group,, 1999.<br>
Edition: First Edition - First Printing.<br>
This lively biography presents the infamous Surrealist in full color and in his own words.Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Dust Jacket with minor shelf wear is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info
Publisher: New York:, Hudson Hills Press,, 1992.<br>
Edition: First Edition.<br>
Carefully handled. Some age spotting to cover and inside of dust jacket. The full range of Safer's work, from the early sculptures in acrylic to recent monumental works in bronze, chrome, brass, and steel is described and illustrated. It includes angularly carved yet hauntingly organic forms as well as highly polished forms that perfectly resolve his light-encapsulating style with the 3-D mass and density of traditional sculpture. View more info
By: Liu - Editior
Publisher: See description, 0
White cloth boards with bold stamped gilt Chinese characters on front. Text in Chinese and English. Slipcase shows some wear with rubs to orange side, Title spine minor separation of paper cover. Book in Jacket has no flaws. 15 inches tall (slipcase 15 ½ inches). The editor is Liu Professor and Deputy President of Xian Art Institute. Artists represented: Yu Jigao, [21 prints] Ye Wei, [23 prints] Gai Maosheng, [23 prints] Li Kuhan, [54 prints]Othe... View more info
Publisher: USA:, The Art Museum of Princeton University., 1975.
Color pictorial wrappers with text and a black/white chronicle of the project's instillation.Bindings tight minor shelf wear to exterior Christo Oceanfront 1975 Outdoor art instillation "Monumenta" Rhode Island. View more info
By: Rand, Richard
Publisher: New Haven and London:, Yale University Press,, 2006.<br>
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>
This richly illustrated book examines the wide ranging role drawing played throughout the artist's career. The book presents some of Claude's most remarkable drawings, representing all aspects of his style and subject matter, from informal outdoor sketches of trees, rivers, and ruins to formal presentation drawings and elaborate compositional designs for paintings, many of which have never before been reproduced in color.Unused, Unread, Unopened. Clean, but from a... View more info
By: Lubar, Robert S.
Publisher: Italy:, Bulfinch,, 2000.
No flaws but minimal retail handling.Outrageous and enigmatic, Dal remains one of the twentieth centuries most popular artists. This book presents the complete paintings of the Salvador Dal Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida, which houses the most comprehensive collection of Dali art in the world. It provides a unique overview of Dali's career from his student days to his postwar fascination with history, science, and mysticism, and finally, his later, more crypti... View more info
Publisher: New York:, Clarkson N. Potter Inc., 1960.
Edition: First English Language Edition.
this book describes Eskimo sculpture collected by a Danish archaeologist. A discussion of the sculptural context historically beginning with, prehistoric sculpture continuing to sculpture produced during the twentieth century. Bindings square and tight. Clean text. Previous owner's name on front paste down covered by dust jacket flyleaf. Dust jacket in a new clear Mylar sleeve has moderate wear with a closed tear top rear near spine. 48 pages. View more info
Publisher: New York:, Cornell University: Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art,, 2004.
Softcover catalogue of the exhibition fully illustrated with b/w prints and text. Several related articles included. Unused, no flaws or blemishes. View more info
Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts:, Museum of Fine Arts Boston,, 1998.
No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. View more info
By: Bosing, Walter
Publisher: Germany:, Taschen,, 1987.<br>
His work is known for its fantastic imagery, detailed landscapes, and illustrations of religious concepts and narratives.Text in English. Full color reproductions. No flaws but a cute gift inscription. View more info