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Image for The Art of the July Monarchy: France 1830 to 1848

The Art of the July Monarchy: France 1830 to 1848

By: (Bezucha, Robert J.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Columbia, University of Missouri Press: 1990

Seller ID: 003833


314 pages; 48 color plates, 225 b&w illustrations. Considered within the historical context are history painting, landscape painting, portraiture, caricature, book illustration, and the advent of realism. A handsome book; condition as new. View more info

Image for Putting Modernism Together: Literature, Music, and Painting, 1872-1927

Putting Modernism Together: Literature, Music, and Painting, 1872-1927

By: Albright, Daniel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University Press: 2015

Seller ID: 004813


328 pages; b&w illustration. Among movements of the time, (Expressionis, Cubism, Dadaism, Impressionism, etc.) searching for the core of that creativity. Clean throughout; tight binding; as new. View more info

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Abstract Expressionism

By: Anfam, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Thames and Hudson: 1990

Seller ID: 002594


216 pages; 169 illustrations, 28 color. View more info

Image for The Painter as Historian.  Mythological, Religious, Secular: Paintings of the XV to XIX Centuries

The Painter as Historian. Mythological, Religious, Secular: Paintings of the XV to XIX Centuries

By: Anonymous

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Wildenstein: 1962

Seller ID: 003788


69 pages; 42 b&w plates. Preceding the plates an essay on each places the painting (i.e. the subject of the painting) in its historical context. The exhibition was for the benefit of two French-American organizations. Wrappers worn and soiled; clean throughout within; lengthwise fold down the middle of the catalogue. View more info

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American Painting: History and Interpretation

By: Barker, Virgil

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1950

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Inscribed by the author

Seller ID: 002812


717 pages; b&w illustrations. Inscribed to "Mr. and Mrs. Lowe", perhaps the patrons of the Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami where the author was a trustee. Joe and Emily Lowe's gift to the University was made in 1950 the year of this book's publication. View more info

Image for Modernism and Beyond: Women Artists of the Pacific Northwest

Modernism and Beyond: Women Artists of the Pacific Northwest

By: Brunsman, Laura and Ruth Askey (Edited by)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New Y1993, Midmarch Arts Press: 1993

Seller ID: 002629


190 pages; b&w illustrations. View more info

Image for Artists in War and Peace; Alfred F. Hardiman, R.A.

Artists in War and Peace; Alfred F. Hardiman, R.A.

By: Cahill, Holger; F.G. Mories

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The Sudio Limited: 1945

Seller ID: 003815


32 pages; 10 pages advertisements. 8 color illustrations; many b&w illustrations. Articles as in the title, also, Edvard Munch, Norway's Genius; The Cook Collection; London Commentary; A Goodwill Exhibition of American Art. Clean, tight binding; small chip on the front cover. View more info

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Principles of Art History Writing

By: Carrier, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University Park, The Pennsylvania State University Press: 1993

Seller ID: 002643


249 pages; b&w illustrations. "... traces the changes in the way in which writers about art represent the same works." View more info

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Women, Art, and Society

By: Chadwick, Whitney

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Thames and Hudson: 1990

Seller ID: 003162


384 pages; 243 illustrations, including 50 color. Women as artists from the Middle Ages to the present; the aesthetics and ideology that have shaped their relationships to the visual arts. View more info

Image for The World of Michelangelo: 1475-1564

The World of Michelangelo: 1475-1564

By: Coughlan, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1966

Seller ID: 002776


202 pages; numerous color and b&w illustrations. Well done, enjoyably readable primer on the subject; one of the series Time-Life Library of Art in a paperboard slipcase with applied color illustration: book and slipcase "as new". View more info

Image for Gardner's Art Through the Ages - Eighth Edition

Gardner's Art Through the Ages - Eighth Edition

By: Croix, Horst de la; Richard G.Tansey

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Fort Worth, Harcourt Brace: 1976

Seller ID: 002562


1008 pages; numerous illustrations in color and b&w; Glossary; Bibliography by chapter. Occasional highlighting. View more info

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Post-Impressionism

By: Denvir, Bernard

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Thames and Hudson: 1992

Seller ID: 002592


216 pages; 148 illustrations, 24 color. View more info

Image for The World of Giotto: c.1267-1337

The World of Giotto: c.1267-1337

By: Eimerl, Sarel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1967

Seller ID: 002775


200 pages; numerous color and b&w illustrations. Well done primer on the subject; one of the series Time-Life Library of Art in a paperboard slipcase with applied color illustration: book and slipcase "as new". View more info

Image for (Islamic Painting) Arab, Persian, Indian, Turkish Painting

(Islamic Painting) Arab, Persian, Indian, Turkish Painting

By: Ettinghausen, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1978

Seller ID: 003481


48 pages; well illustrated. MMA Bulletin Autumn 1978. Clean and tight. View more info

Image for The New Frontier: Art and Television 1960-65

The New Frontier: Art and Television 1960-65

By: Farmer, John Alan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Austin Museum of Art: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by the author

Seller ID: 002554


102 pages; numerous illustrations. Accompanied the exhibition of the same name. Inscribed by the curator on the title page: "much love ! John". View more info

Image for The World of Winslow Homer: 1836-1910

The World of Winslow Homer: 1836-1910

By: Flexner, James Thomas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1966

Seller ID: 002782


190 pages; numerous color and b&w illustrations. Well done, enjoyably readable primer on the subject; one of the series Time-Life Library of Art in a paperboard slipcase with applied color illustration: book and slipcase "as new". View more info

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The Aesthetic Theories of French Artists

By: Gauss, Charles Edward

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Baltimore, The Johns Hopkins Press: 1973

Seller ID: 002040


112 pages. The history of ideas as manifested in art, especially considering French artists after 1855. View more info

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Reconstructing Modernism: Art in New York, Paris, and Montreal 1945-1964

By: Guilbaut, Serge (edited by)

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, The MIT Press: 1991

Seller ID: 002638


419 pages; b&w illustrations. A dozen provocative essays. Occasional pencil underlining and margin notes. View more info

Image for The Portfolio: An Artistic Periodical

The Portfolio: An Artistic Periodical

By: Hamerton, Philip Gilbert (Edited by)

Price: $500.00

Publisher: London, Seeley & Co.: 1891

Seller ID: 003201


pp. vi; 260; xxvi. Numerous illustrations, including many full-page, on heavy stock with tissue guards. Full blue leather with gilt tooling worn at edges and corners; the spine with gilt titles and tooling and with five raised bands. Marbled endpapers and page edges. The book is filled not only with art commentary but it weaves, also, history and other notes. Some contents: Wiliam Hunt; Johannes Vermmer of Delft; The Present State of the Fine Arts in France; The Master... View more info

Image for Painting and Sculpture in Europe, 1880-1940

Painting and Sculpture in Europe, 1880-1940

By: Hamilton, George Heard

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin: 1984

Seller ID: 003620


608 pages; 307 illustrations. Tight binding; generally clean; occasional light underlining. View more info