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  • Simpson, Colin
    The Partnership: The Secret Association of Bernard Berenson and Joseph Duveen

    Edition: First Edition

    London: Bodley Head, 1987. Green boards. pp viii, 323 + plates. Index, chronology, index of paintings. Ink owner name at front, yellowing to page edges, else fine in jacket. "A wonderfully revealing history of the chicanery and deceit used in transferring much of European art into today's U. S. Museums. Simpson is detailed and thorough in researching the history of the House of Duveen and connecting well known Art Historian Bernard Berenson to the early 20th century's version of today's internet speculation game." In a nutshell, Berenson would atttribute to order.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 44097
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  • MARKIEWICZ, Lily R.
    THE PRICE OF WORDS. Places to Remember 1-26.

    Edition: First printing

    London: Book Works, 1992. Squarish 8vo, black & white photographic card covers with flaps. Edition of 500 copies. Fine copy. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 10547
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  • THE PRINTS OF LEROY NEIMAN: a catalogue raisonné of serigraphs, lithographs, and etchings. Volume I by LEIBOVITZ, Maury, editor
    LEIBOVITZ, Maury, editor
    THE PRINTS OF LEROY NEIMAN: a catalogue raisonné of serigraphs, lithographs, and etchings. Volume I

    Edition: First printing

    New York: Knoedler Publishing, 1980. Squarish folio, 29.8 x 28 cm. Rough white linen with colour cover label, dark blue endpapers. pp (371). Reproductions in colour and b&w. Crease to lower corner of front free endpaper, else fine in fine jacket, no owner names. Catalogues 294 items. This volume, the first in a three-volume series, covers the years 1971-80. Note: 3.5 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 38553
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  • CUNEO, Terence
    THE RAILWAY PAINTING OF TERENCE CUNEO

    Edition: First printing

    London: New Cavendish Books, 1984. Quarto, green boards. pp 128. Reproductions in colour and b&w. Private owner rubber stamps and evidence of tape removal inside covers, else fine in fine jacket. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 43630
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  • MacLENNAN, Toby Chapman
    THE SHAPE OF THE STONE WAS STONESHAPED

    Edition: First printing

    No place (Toronto): The Eternal Network, 1975. Green cloth. 45 RPM phonograph record in sleeve attached to front pastedwon. Small ink price on front free endpaper, record sleeve creased, else fine. White dust jacket has nicks and small tears, lightly dusty, spine lightly yellowed, VG otherwise. Edition of 1k copies. Ms Chapman is a visual artist and singer born in Detroit.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 49080
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  • MILLETT, Robert W. (D.H. Lawreence)
    THE VULTURES AND THE PHOENIX: A study of the Mandrake Press edition of the paintings of D.H. Lawrence

    Edition: First edition.

    Philadelphia: The Art Alliance Press, 1983. Tall octavo, red boards. Reproductions in colour and b&w. Very nearly fine, no owner names. Jacket has small chips and tears, VG otherwise. Erotic art

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 35550
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  • BENHAMOUT-HUET, Judith
    THE WORTH OF ART: pricing the priceless

    Edition: First US edition

    New York: Assouline, 2001. Card covers with flaps. pp 145. Colour and b&w illustrations. Ink owner name, else fine. Explains how the art market works - independent of actual artistic merit (to wit. - Warhol, Basquiat, countless others). Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 48181
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  • DOBSON, Austin
    THOMAS BEWICK and His Pupils. With Ninety-Five Illustrations.

    Boston: James R. Osgood, 1884. Green pictorial cloth stamped in black & gilt, floral endpapers, top edge gilt. xviii, 232, [1, ad] pp + frontispiece portrait with tissue guard and 16 other plates; vignette illustrations in text. Spine is browned, chipped to tips, lower half has several glued-down splits and a small chip; lacking the rear free endpaper; rear inner hinge neatly repaired with paper; ink inscription to the half-title leaf; tissue guard browned, a bit leaned. Externally fair (though front and rear covers are clean and attractive), internally mainly fine, clean, tight and unworn.

    Condition: Book: Good, Binding: Original Cloth

    Book ID: 18501
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  • SVININ, Pavel
    TRAVELING ACROSS NORTH AMERICA 1812-1813. Watercolours by the Russian Diplomat Pavel Svinin

    New York: Abrams, 1992. White cloth. pp 192. With 75 illustrations (68 in colour). Fine copy in VG jacket. "a facsimile of a sketchbook filled with drawings and watercolors made by the Russian diplomat Pavel Petrovich Svinin (1787-1839) durng a stay in America in 1811-13, the years he served in the Russian consulate in Philadelphia...Among the sites he recorded so deftly are Niagara Falls; George Washington's home, Mount Vernon; views of New York, Philadelphia, Washington, and Richmond; and many other subjects, such as steam boats, Indians, sea, river, and townscapes, plantations and mountainous terrrain.Also included are appropriate quotes and descriptions from Svinin's own travel books, and biographical notes on the people mentioned in the text." Includes Svinins own account of his travels.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 44972
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  • BELL, Clive
    VICTOR PASMORE

    Edition: First Edition

    Harmondsworth, England: Penguin, 1945. pp 16 text + 32 plates, 16 in colour, on 16 leaves. Soft creases, VG unworn copy otherwise, no owner names. Penguin Modern Painters series. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Book: Very Good, Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 44781
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  • Steegman, John
    Victorian taste: A study of the arts and architecture from 1830 to 1870. with a foreword by Sir Nikolaus Pevsner

    London: Nelson, 1970. Blue boards. pp (xiv), 338 + plates. Index. Ink owner name at front, else near fine in VG jacket.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 44207
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  • DOBSON, Austin
    WILLIAM HOGARTH

    Edition: First Edition

    New York / London: Dodd, Mead / Sampson Low, Marston, 1891. The large paper issue, limited to 150 copies signed by Dobson. This is number 124, being one of the 50 copies for America. Thick quarto, 25.6 cm. Original buff cloth spine gilt lettered and blue boards, page edges rough trimmed. pp (2), xiv, 368, [2] + sepia photogravure frontispiece portrait and 11 other sepia photogravures, all with captioned tissue guards, and numerous other plates with tissue guards + one folding facsimile letter. Also illustrations in text on yellow background. Spine has damp spots and is a bit darkened, with gilt lettering dull; bit of wear to outer corners of boards; soft bump to lower outer corners of text;…

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    New York / London: Dodd, Mead / Sampson Low, Marston, 1891. The large paper issue, limited to 150 copies signed by Dobson. This is number 124, being one of the 50 copies for America. Thick quarto, 25.6 cm. Original buff cloth spine gilt lettered and blue boards, page edges rough trimmed. pp (2), xiv, 368, [2] + sepia photogravure frontispiece portrait and 11 other sepia photogravures, all with captioned tissue guards, and numerous other plates with tissue guards + one folding facsimile letter. Also illustrations in text on yellow background. Spine has damp spots and is a bit darkened, with gilt lettering dull; bit of wear to outer corners of boards; soft bump to lower outer corners of text; else a VG clean and tight copy, no owner names. Title page in red and black, the London title leaf is laid in followed by the bound in New York title leaf. Part II, pp 197-352 consists of a bibliography of books and pamphlets relating to Hogart, a catalogue of prints by or after Hogarth, and a catalogue of pictures by or after Hogarth. An Index follows. Printed at the Chiswick Press. Dedicated to the great book collector Robert Hoe. Note: 3 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required.

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    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 41342
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  • Eberle, Matthias
    World War I and the Weimar Artists: Dix, Grosz, Beckmann, Schlemmer

    New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1985. Squarish tall octavo, black boards. pp viii, 134, [3]. Colour and b&w reproductions, index. Private bookplate and ink owner name at front; creases to rear blank and rear free endpaper; else near fine in like jacket.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 43866
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  • Borkan, Gary A.
    WORLD WAR I POSTERS

    Edition: First Edition

    Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing, 2002. Oblong format, 22 x 28 cm, glossy pictorial boards, colour illustrated endpapers. pp (240). All reproductions in colour. Bibliography and price guide. Small soft corner bruise at foot of spine, else fine in fine jacket. Mostly American posters, but some from Canada, Britain, Australia, France, Italy, Germany, and Russia. Note: 2 kg parcel, extra postage will be required.

    Condition: Binding: Hard Cover

    Book ID: 43868
    View cart More details Price: USD $45.00 USD $40.50