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John Marin - The Late Oils

By: Adelson, Warren (foreword)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: New York, Adelson Galleries: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003885

ISBN: 0981580114

Condition: Good


Hardcover. Condition: Good, with light cockling to top of textblock. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. 53pp. 14 colour plates. This catalogue, produced to accompany the exhibition of work by John Marin held at the Adelson Galleries from November 7 to December 19, 2008, also includes an essay on the artist by William C.Agee. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Who's Who in Graphic Art (Volume 1)

By: Amstutz, Walter (ed.)

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Zurich, Amstutz & Herdeg Graphis Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003259

Condition: Very Good


Grey buckram with titles in white on front cover and spine. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally lightly soiled, sunned and shelfworn. Not price-clipped. 582pp. This volume contains the work of 414 artists from 37 countries, with 4283 examples of their best work. A full page is given to each artist, giving their address, photograph and signature, and the fields in which they specialised as well as a biography and approximately ten examples of their most representative work. Includes artists such ... View more info

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Cold Mountain Studies - Brice Marden

By: Bastian, Heiner

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Munich, Schirmer/Mosel: 1991

Seller ID: 005953

ISBN: 3888144574

Condition: Very Good


Introduction in both German and English. Pale grey hardcover with title in pale grey on spine and front cover. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 35 plates. The drawings reproduced in this book are a complete rendition of the drawings from a sketchbook which the American artist Brice Marden (b.1938) called "Cold Mountain Studies". The sketchbook consists of 40 sheets with 35 drawings. The sequence of the reproductions follows the chronology of the originals. They are the... View more info

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Roy Lichtenstein: Sleeping Girl - Sothebys Catalogue for Sale held on 9th May 2012

By: Blum et al., Irving

Price: £20.00

Publisher: New York, Sotheby's New York: 2012

Seller ID: 003769

Condition: Very Good


Card covered catalogue. This catalogue was produced to accompany one lot (a painting entitled Sleeping Girl by Roy Lichtenstein) from Sothebys New York auction of contemporary art on May 9th, 2012. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. No inscriptions. The catalogue includes introductory essays about the piece in the context of Lichtensteins oeuvre and a section where Tobias Meyer (head of Sothebys Contemporary Art) is in conversation with Irving Blum, Tom Ford and Paul Schimmel.55pp.Profusely illustrated in colour. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Jim Dine - Walking Memory, 1959-1969

By: Celant, Germano and Bell, Clare

Price: £40.00

Publisher: New York, The Solomon R.Guggenheim Foundation: 1999

Seller ID: 006455

ISBN: 0810969181

Condition: Very Good


Black hardcover with title blindstamped on spine and front cover. Condition: Very good, previous owners name on front endpaper. Binding sound. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear. 248pp. 156 illustrations. Jim Dine (b.1935) is one of America's best known artists. This book was published to accompany the first major exhibition of Dine's work from the 1960's held at the Solomon R.Guggenhaim Museum from February 12 to May 16 1999. It includes essays by Germano Celant, Clare Bll and Julia Blaut as well as an interview with the artist and a selection of his poetry and statements. View more info

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Mark Rothko: Works on Paper

By: Clearwater, Bonnie

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Oxford, Phaidon Press: 1989

Seller ID: 004462

ISBN: 0714826219

Condition: Good


Softcover. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers, and some light scuffing to the corner of p.13. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 144pp. Many colour and b/w illustrations. This catalogue was originally published to accompany the exhibiton of works on paper by Mark Rothko organised by the Mark Rothko Foundation and American Federation of Arts. Intro. by Dore Ashton. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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The Great American Thing - Modern Art and National Identity, 1915-1935

By: Corn, Wanda M.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Los Angeles, London, University of California Press: 1999

Seller ID: 006452

ISBN: 0520210492

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth with titles in red on spine. Condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear, and some light soiling to rear of dustjacket. 447pp. Over 300 illustrations in both b/w and colour. In this book the author looks at how early 20th century artists redefined America. She shows that artists such as Alfred Steiglitz, Marcel Duchamp and Georgia O'Keefe had different styles but a common quest: to create an art that was both American and modern. View more info

Helion

By: Cousseau, Henry-Claude

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Du Regard: 1992

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 003317

ISBN: 2903370761

Condition: Very Good


NB: Text is in French throughout. Black hardcover with "Helion" blindstamped on front cover and spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear and light soiling to rear cover. 359pp. Profusely illustrated in colour and b/w. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall View more info

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James Rosenquist - The Early Pictures, 1961-64

By: Goldman, Judith

Price: £18.00

Publisher: New York, RIzzoli International Publications in Association with Gagosian Gallery: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004047

ISBN: 0847815501

Condition: Good


Softcover. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Light crease to top right corner of last 12 pages. 76 illustrations, many in colour. 108pp. Produced in conjunction with the Gagosian gallery, this book examines the social, artistic and cultural background of Rosenquist's Pop art from 1961-64. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Antoni Tapies

By: Hall, James (intro.)

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Waddington Galleries: 1996

Seller ID: 004931

Condition: Fine


Softcover with jacket. Condition: Fine. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 41pp. 11 colour plates. This 11 item catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Antoni Tapies (1923-2012) held at Waddington Galleries, London from October 18 to November 16, 1996. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Brice Marden - Chinese Work

By: Hay, Jonathan (intro.)

Price: £35.00

Publisher: New York, Matthew Marks Gallery: 1997

Seller ID: 005947

ISBN: 1880146193

Condition: Good


Buff card covers with title in black on front cover. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear and light sunning to cover edges. A couple of small water splashmarks to front cover. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 31pp. plus 8 colour plates. This catalogue was published to accompany an exhibition of paintings and drawings by the American minimalist artist Brice Marden (b.1938) at the Matthew Marks Gallery from May 3 to June 27, 1997. View more info

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Andrew Wyeth - Autobiography

By: Hoving, Thomas (intro.)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Boston, New York, Toronto, London, Bulfinch Press (an imprint of Little, Brown and Company): 1995

Seller ID: 006306

ISBN: 0821221590

Condition: Very Good


Brown hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with general light shelfwear and a small (quarter-inch) vertical tear to base of front cover of dustjacket.A hint of sunning to dustjacket edges. Not price-clipped. 168pp. Many colour illustrations. This book was published to accompany the retrospective exhibition of work by the American artist Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009) held at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri, from September 2 to November 26, 1995.... View more info

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Robert Rauschenberg: Works/Writings/Interviews

By: Hunter, Sam

Price: £26.00

Publisher: Barcelona, Ediciones Poligrafa: 2006

Seller ID: 006142

ISBN: 8434311232

Condition: Very Good


NB: This is the English language version. Pale brown hardcover with title in black on spine. Condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 160pp. 137 illustrations, the majority in colour. This book provides a well-rounded overview of the life on one of the world's most pivotal artists, Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008) View more info

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Jim Dine: The Alchemy of Images

By: Livingstone, Marco

Price: £55.00

Publisher: New York, The Monacelli Press: 1998

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005847

ISBN: 1885254792

Condition: Fine


Black cloth with title in yellow on spine. Condition: Fine, binding sound. Signed by the author on title page. Dustjacket condition: Fine, with just a hint of shelfwear, and light sunning to top edge of inner flaps of jacket. 352pp. Many colour illustrations. This book documents and analyses the evolution of the American artist Jim Dine (b.1935) and his work, and includes short essays by Dine himself. View more info

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David Smith: Sculpture and Drawings

By: Merkert, Jorn (ed.)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Munich, Prestel-Verlag: 1986

Seller ID: 004088

ISBN: 3791307932

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. 192pp. 16 colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by the American sculptor David Smith (1906-65) which toured the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Dusseldorf, the Stadtische Galerie, Frankfurt and the Whitechapel gallery, London in 1986. It includes a selection of his earlier work from the 1940's and 50s' as well as more recent pieces from the early 1960's, together with a group of writings by Smith. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Charles Seliger: Redefining Abstract Expressionism

By: O'Connor, Francis V.

Price: £33.00

Publisher: Manchester, Vermont, Hudson Hills Press: 2002

Seller ID: 005211

ISBN: 1555952321

Condition: Very Good


Yellow cloth with title blindstamped on front cover and spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Previous owners initials neatly written on lower right corner of front endpaper. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 216pp. Many colour illustrations. Charles Seliger (1926-2009) was an American abstract expressionist. This book illustrates the refinement and complexity of his painting techniques and includes many full-page, close-up details of his remarkable surfaces. These illustrations are accompanied by an essay about Seliger's art and a detailed... View more info

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Sam Francis - Works on Paper

By: Prokopoff, Stephen S.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Boston, The Institue of Contemporary Art, Boston: 1980

Seller ID: 006345

Condition: Good


Card-covered stapled catalogue. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers, some light soiling to rear cover and. Binding sound, no inscriptions. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of works on paper by the American abstract expressionist artist Sam Francis (1923-1994) held at the United States International Communication Agency from June 1980 to June 1981. 48 plates, many in colour. The catalogue includes a 13 page essay by Jan Butterfield. View more info

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Alex Katz

By: Ratcliff, Carter et al.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press: 2005

Seller ID: 006079

ISBN: 0714844071

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 256pp.Many colour illustrations. The American figurative artist Alex Katz (b.1927) is best known for his distinctive portraits of women. This survey of his work includes essays by Carter Ratcliff, Robert Storr and Iwona Blazwick. View more info

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Bernard Stern

By: Restany, Pierre

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London and New York, Academy Editions/St.Martin's Press: 1990

Seller ID: 004758

ISBN: 0312049234

Condition: Very Good


Red hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with general light shelfwear and light soiling to rear of jacket. 200pp. Over 190 illustrations in colour. This survey of work by the artist Bernard Stern (1920-2002) is preceded by an essay by the art historian and critic Pierre Restany, with particular reference to the works "Many Happy Returns" and "Welcome to the Big Circus". Also included is a section covering one-man shows and group exhibitions, together with a bibliography. A heavy book - will requ... View more info

Isamu Noguchi: Aspects of a Sculptor's Practice

By: Threlfall, Tim

Price: £27.00

Publisher: Sussex, England, Seagull Books: 1992

Seller ID: 003141

ISBN: 0863326536

Condition: Very Good


Blue hardcover with titles in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear. 190pp. Many b/w plates. An overview of the work of Isamu Noguchi, the celebrated Japanese-American Sculptor. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info