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Joan Snyder

by Herrera, Hayden; Jenni Sorkin (essay), Norman L. Kleeblatt (introduction) and Joan Snyder (artist)

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Used - Very Good+
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, first printing
Published
2005
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780810959323
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New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc, 2005. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very Good+/Near Fine. Oblong 4to (11"x11.5"). 179pp. Brown paper-covered boards. Tail corner of upper cover slightly bumped. Remainder mark to top-edge. Stain to fore-edge. Photographic dj. covered in protective mylar. Color photographs throughout.
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Graham Sutherland; March 10-28, 1953
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Graham Sutherland; March 10-28, 1953

by Read, Herbert

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Used - Fine
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Presumed First Edition
Published
1953
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Paperback
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New York, NY: Curt Valentin Gallery, 1953. Presumed First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 18mo (5"x7"). Unpaginated. Staple bound, illustrated black and greenish-yellow wraps. Mild bump to lower spine. Three small dampstains to front cover. A single pencil mark and an embossed San Francisco Art Museum on title page. Else text block fine. B&W illustrations. Short interview with artist, followed… Read more about this item
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Serpieri Sketchbook 2
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Serpieri Sketchbook 2

by Serpieri, Paolo E.

Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
2002
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781882931903
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Rockville Centre, NY: Heavy Metal, 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. 8vo (9.5"x11.5"). 72pp. Illustrated glossy black boards. Front lower corner bumped, else fine. Text block solid and unblemished. B&W and color sketches of naked ladies doing naked lady stuff (riding horseback, being angry and making sweet, sweet love).
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Aspen 7, Spring/Summer: British Box (a multimedia magazine)

by Johnson, Phyllis (editor); J. G. Ballard, Peter Blake, Ossie Clark, Christopher Finch, Ian Hamilton Finlay, John Furnival, David Hockney, Michael Instone, John Lennon, Christopher Logue, Edward Lucie-Smith, Yoko Ono, Eduardo Paolozzi, David Robinson and J

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First edition
Published
1970
Binding
Looseleaf paper
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New York: Roaring Fork Press, 1970. First edition. Looseleaf paper. Very Good. Square (9.5"x9.5"). 12 of 14 sections, loose (box designates 15 sections, the 15th of which was not included). Light toning, very light edgewear, flexi-discs apparently fine and unused (by visual inspection only). Missing S1: the assemble-yourself-box designed by Robert Smith (meant to hold all sections)… Read more about this item
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Pirosmani: So Life Begins with Death
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Pirosmani: So Life Begins with Death

by Chorgolashvili, Mamia (author); Lia Shalvashvili, Lali Bregvadze-Kakhiani (editors) and Pirosmani (artist)

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second edition
Published
2011
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9789941910876
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Tbilisi, Georgia: Cognition, 2011. Second edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 4to (10.5"x8"). 260pp. Illustrated paper-covered boards. B&W illustrations, color plates. Text in Georgian and English, translated by Elene Pagava. Illustrated dust jacket covered in protective mylar: lightly scuffed.
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Jean-Bloé Niestlé, 1884-1942: Un Peintre Animalier entre Tradition et Avant-garde
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Jean-Bloé Niestlé, 1884-1942: Un Peintre Animalier entre Tradition et Avant-garde

by Providoli, Cornelia and Jean-Bloé Niestlé (artist)

Condition
Used - Very Good+
Edition
First edition
Published
1997
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9782882560872
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Hauterive, Switzerland: Éditions Gilles Attinger, 1997. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. 4to (10"x9.5"). 183pp. Illustrated paper covered boards. B&W photos, color plates. Text in French and German. Previous owner's name in pen to ffep. Slightly toned pages. No dust jacket.
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Thomas Wilfred: Lumia, A Retrospective Exhibition
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Thomas Wilfred: Lumia, A Retrospective Exhibition

by Stein, Donna M. and Thomas Wilfred (artist)

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Used - Very Good
Published
1971
Binding
Paperback
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Washington, D.C.: The Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1971. Paperback. Very Good. 4to. 102pp. Photographic paper wraps. Long scratch to upper cover. Scuffed & rubbed lower cover. Edgewear. Light foxing. B&W photos throughout, several color plates. Exhibition catalogue.
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25 Cats / Holy Cats

by Warhol, Andy. Charles Lisanby and Andy Warhol's mother

Condition
Used - Near fine
Edition
First edition thus
Published
1987
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780394569314
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New York, NY: Panache Press at Random House, 1987. First edition thus. Hardcover. Near fine. Andy Warhol. 8vo (6"x9"). Unpaginated. Two volume set with slipcase. Illustrated wrapped boards. Both books show very slight bumping to upper and lower spine, else fine. Pages fine, no marks. Mild shelfwear to slipcase. Facsimile edition, originally privately published in the 1950s. … Read more about this item
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Leon Golub: Bite Your Tongue
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Leon Golub: Bite Your Tongue

by Peyton-Jones, Julia; Hans Ulrich Obrist, Leon Golub (artist) and others

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Used - Fine
Edition
First edition
Published
2015
Binding
Paperback
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London, England: Serpentine Galleries/Koenig, 2015. First edition. Paperback. Fine. 4to. 159pp. Red-stamped grey paper covers, french flaps. Color plates throughout. Includes essays and several interviews. Published for the exhibition of the same name at Serpentine Gallery in March 2015.
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Polly Morgan: Psychopomps
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Polly Morgan: Psychopomps

by Hunt, Tom; Anthony Haden-Guest, Guy Kennaway and Polly Morgan (artist)

Condition
Used - Very Good+
Edition
Second edition
Published
2011
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781905620524
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London, UK: Haunch of Venison, 2011. Second edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. 8vo (9"x6.5").103pp. Grey cloth-covered boards with pastedown photo to upper cover. Some text rubbed from spine. Top corners slightly bumped. Several small spots to covers. Light tone to white pages. Full color photography throughout. No dj. as issued.
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Chinese Jades in the Collection of Stanley Charles Nott: Being an Illustrated Descriptive Record: Exhaustively Reviewing the Symbolic Ritualistic Appurtenances of Chinese Jades and Their Various Sacrificial Usages, [etc.]

by Nott, Stanley Charles; Lin Yutang and Chih Meng

Condition
Used - Good+
Edition
First edition, limited
Published
1942
Binding
Hardcover
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St. Augustine, FL: The Record Company/Stanley Charles Nott, 1942. First edition, limited. Hardcover. Good+. Folio (12.5"x9"). 536pp. Green cloth-covered boards with giltstamped titles, all edges stained green. Chipped & closed tears to spine extremes. Corners rubbed. Dent to fore-edge of upper cover. Gilt loss. Lightly toned pages. Missing dust jacket. B&W illustrations, B&W photo plates throughout. Sound binding.… Read more about this item
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Who? Me? No! Why?, includes original drawing/doodle by Ralph Steadman

by Steadman, Ralph

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Edition
First edition, limited
Published
1986
Binding
Paperback
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London, England: Steam Press, 1986. First edition, limited. Paperback. Near Fine. Carol Ann Duffy. 8vo (9"x6.5"). 3pp. Grey paper-covered wraps, glued-in pages. Slightly faded spine. Signed by Duffy to first page. Vellum illustration. From a limited edition of 500 copies. Original drawing by Steadman (torn from a mailing envelope), laid-in.
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Zurbaran en Llerena

by Caturla, Maria Luisa

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
No additional printings listed
Published
1947
Binding
Hardcover
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Madrid, Spain: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas/Instituto Diego Velazquez, 1947. No additional printings listed. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to (11"x7.5") Full green leather with giltstamped title to spine, five raised bands, illustrated/gilt endapapers, silk ribbon (frayed). Large scuff with loss to leather to upper cover. Light wear to tail-edges. Pages toned. Heavily foxed title page, pencil marks & bookplate.… Read more about this item
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The International Studio: Vol. XXXVII, March 1909, No. 145
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The International Studio: Vol. XXXVII, March 1909, No. 145

by Holme, Charles (editor)

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Published
1909
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Hardcover
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New York: John Lane Company, 1909. Hardcover. Very Good+. 4to (11.5"x8"). 32pp. 1/2 bound leather & brown cloth, giltstamped title & decoration, 5 raised bands, deckle edges, topedge gilt, marbled endpapers. Edgewear, lightly soiled covers. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown ep. B&W cuts, illustrations with tissue, color plates. Original magazine cover, one issue. American edition of the… Read more about this item
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Masker-Aid: A Manual for Mask-Making
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Masker-Aid: A Manual for Mask-Making

by Anderson, Rae

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Used - Good+
Edition
no additional printings listed
Published
1986
Binding
Paperback
ISBN
9780921441007
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Ontario, Canada: Lerna Press, 1986. no additional printings listed. Paperback. Good+. 4to (11"x9"). 218pp. Illustrated paper covers; plastic comb binding. Spine slant. Heavy shelfwear. Soiled covers, short closed tears to cover edges. Heavily creased & rubbed corners. Textblock edges foxed. Inscribed & signed by Anderson to title page. B&W photographs throughout.
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The Pursuit of Happy Results: Barry Spann and the Making of Twenty-Seven Landscapes

by Anderson, Emily and Barry Spann (artist)

Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
First edition, deluxe
Published
1991
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780879239060
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Boston, Mass: David R. Godine, 1991. First edition, deluxe. Hardcover. Fine. 8vo (9.5"x6.5").104pp. Grey cloth-covered boards with pastedown spine label. No dust jacket. B&W illustrations by Spann throughout. Signed by Anderson & Spann to colophon. Published for members of HOC VOLO, deluxe edition with specimen collotype facing page 38.
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The Pursuit of Happy Results: Barry Spann and the Making of Twenty-Seven Landscapes (deluxe edition)

by Anderson, Emily and Barry Spann (artist)

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Used - Very Good+
Edition
First edition, deluxe
Published
1991
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780879239060
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Boston, Mass: David R. Godine, 1991. First edition, deluxe. Hardcover. Very Good+. 8vo (9.5"x6.5").104pp. Grey cloth-covered boards with pastedown spine label. Heavily foxed textblock edges, endpapers, margins. No dust jacket, covered in seller's protective mylar. Signed by Anderson & Spann to colophon. B&W illustrations by Spann throughout. Published for members of HOC VOLO, deluxe edition with specimen collotype… Read more about this item
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Derriere le Miroir: No. 224, Mai 1977
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Derriere le Miroir: No. 224, Mai 1977

by Calvino, Italo and Saul Steinberg (artist)

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Used - Very Good+
Jacket Condition
Very Good+
Published
1977
Binding
Paperback
ISBN
9782855870335
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Paris, France: Adrien Maeght, 1977. Paperback. Very Good+/Very Good+. Folio. 28pp. Illustrated paper wraps, individual pages loose. Light general shelfwear. Cover lightly soiled, cover & pages toned. Original price sticker to front cover verso.B&W and color illustrations throughout. Includes both original color lithographs by Steinberg: pages 17 & 20.
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Merce Cunningham

by Klosty, James (editor and photographer)

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Used - Very Good+
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
Published
1975
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780841503595
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New York: Saturday Review Press/E.P. Dutton & Co, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Near Fine. 4to (11"x9"). 217pp. 1/4 bound black cloth & paper -covered boards. Head edges dented 2" from spine. B&W photos. Photographic dust jacket covered in protective mylar. Inscribed to Hilton Kramer (art critic), "with much respect" & signed by Klosty, at "Springfield Farm/Millbrook, NY/Feb… Read more about this item
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Verve: An Artistic and Literary Quarterly (December 1937). Volume 1, Number 1
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Verve: An Artistic and Literary Quarterly (December 1937). Volume 1, Number 1

by Teriade, E.

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Used - Good+
Edition
First English edition
Published
1937
Binding
Softcover
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Paris, France, 1937. First English edition. Softcover. Good+. 4to (14"x10.5"). 112pp +plates; 4 original lithographs. All lithographs present: "Water" by Fernand Leger, "Air" by Joan Miró, "Fire" by Abraham Rattner and "Earth" by Francisco Bores. Color (some with gilt) and B&W plates; photogravures. Missing slipcover, includes subscription card. Illustrated paper covers, by Henri Matisse. Rubbed spine extremes, 1"… Read more about this item
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