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Actors as Artists
Boston: Charles E. Tuttle Company, Inc, 1992. 164 pages. 9 by 11-1/4 inches. A survey of paintings, drawings and sculpture by famous personalities including Katharine Hepburn, Dinah Shore, Burt Reynolds, Slim Pickens, Robert Redford, Henry Fonda, Jonathan Winters and Gene Hackman. Size and mediums noted. Illustrated with color photo reproductions of the artists in their homes and studios. ISBN: 9780804817837.
First edition (first printing). Bumped at one corner, else near fine in a dust jacket with a bump and short tear at one corner, thus near fine. Inscribed by one of the featured artists, Phyllis Diller, to poet Rod McKuen: "To my darling Rod. Love Phyllis Diller." Diller secured McKuen's first singing gig after they met as co-workers at KROW Radio in Oakland, CA. Diller Art fold-out pamphlet measuring 7 by 5 inches laid in.Book ID: 146681More details Price: $156.25
De Luxe Illustrated Catalogue of the Notable Art Collection formed by the Late George A. Hearn, merchant, art patron and benefactor New York City. To be sold at Unrestricted Public Sale as Directed by the Terms of the Will. Volume I: Paintings; Volume II: Objects of Art
New York: American Art Association, 1918. Volume I: 452 paintings; Volume II: 1510 Objects of Art. Black-and-white illustrations. Printed on Japan vellum paper. Frontispiece portrait of collector with tissue guard in each volume. ISBN: 281AIB1048887.
First edition (first printing). Very good copies in Japan vellum wrappers over board covers. Covers have sunned spines and some tanning generally with mild scuffing. Contents are fine.Book ID: 264258More details Price: $120.00
100 Pintores del arte de los Argentines: 1799 - 2006
(Buenos Aires): Zurbaran Ediciones, (2006). 289 pages. 9-1/4 by 12-1/2 inches. Text in Spanish with a biographical timeline of the featured artists. Profusely illustrated with reproductions in color. ISBN: B078HHFKHC.
First edition (first printing). Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. A large, heavy book.Book ID: 224044More details Price: $50.00
American Portrait Miniatures in The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art / Yale University Press, (2010). 316 pages. 9-3/4 by 11-1/4 inches. Complete catalog of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's collection. About half illustrated in color, with notes on sizes and other details. ISBN: 9780300148954.
First edition (first printing). A near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. Pages 85-102 a bit wavy along the top edge from moisture. Errata slip laid in. A large, heavy book.Book ID: 223773
home is where the heArt is
(Amsterdam): Museum van Loon, 2000. Contemporary artists (Franz Ackermann, Atelier van Lieshout, Otto Berchem, Maurizio Cattalan, Martin Creed, Jeroen Eisinga, Ram Katzir, Job Koelewijn, Steve McQueen, Richard Wright, and Edwin Zwakman) were invited to make installations in Van Loon house museum. This is the catalogue of the exhibit, in the form of a family photo album with color images of each new artwork printed like snapshots for mounting in the album. An interesting exhibit and catalog. ISBN: 281AIB1019109.
First edition (first printing). A fine hardcover copy; no dust jacket, as issued. "Snapshots" still in the original, unopened glassine envelope.Book ID: 84947
Mughal Paintings: Art and Stories
The Cleveland Museum of Art / D. Giles Limited, 2016. 367 pages. 9-3/4 by 11-1/4 inches. Catalog for the exhibition Art and Stories from Mughal India held July 31 to October 23, 2016. Images reproduced in color with notes on dimensions. Also issued in softcover. ISBN: 9781907804892.
First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a dust jacket with minor edge wear. A large, heavy book.Book ID: 235334
Beyond Borders: Art of Pakistan
National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai, 2005. 91 pages. Perhaps 100 items depicted. Color exhibition catalog of contemporary Pakistani artists. The exhibition ran from February 17 to March 17, 2005. ISBN: 281AIB1037146.
First edition (first printing). A fine copy in wrappers (paperback).Book ID: 182770More details Price: $37.50
Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, 1990. ISBN: 9780883635902.
Very GoodBook ID: 104227More details Price: $35.00
Princely Taste: Treasures From Great Private Collections
Jerusalem: The Israel Museum, 1995. 135 pages. 8-1/2 by 11 inches. Catalog From the Weisbord Exhibition Pavilion, March - June 1995. ISBN: 9789652781710.
First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Inscribed to the artist R. B. Kitaj by Gilbert de Botton, founder of Global Asset Management which sponsered the exhibition.Book ID: 266582More details Price: $25.00
The Common Ground of the Arts
Detroit: The Common Ground of the Arts, (n.d. but likely 1963). 12 pages. 10 by 10 inches. Illustrated in black and white, with three color plates. A promotional pamphlet for this Detroit artist's cooperative space. ISBN: 281AIB1017768.
Very good in wrappers (paperback) with some sunning around the edges.Book ID: 79518More details Price: $25.00
Self-Taught Artists of the 20th Century : An American Anthology
Chronicle Books Llc, 1998. ISBN: 9780811820981.
Very GoodBook ID: 92298
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art: The Painting and Sculpture Collection
Hudson Hills Pr, 1989. ISBN: 9780933920590.
Near FineBook ID: 250258
N/A, 2003. ISBN: B000FDFW1Y.
Very GoodBook ID: 145638
Paintings in the Louvre
Harry N Abrams Inc, 1994. ISBN: 9781556700071.
Very GoodBook ID: 254252
Art in the White House : A Nation's Pride
New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1994. Illustrations in color. 10.75 x 10.75 inches. ISBN: 9780810939653.
First published in 1992, this printing contains a 24-page supplement documenting the additions to the collection between 1992 and 2002. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. This copy is still in publisher's shrinkwrap.Book ID: 92040More details Price: $18.00
Woodner Collection Master Drawings
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1990. Woodner collection of master drawings, encompassing nearly every major school of European art from the early Renaissance to Impressionism and beyond. The range and diversity of his remarkable collection is. ISBN: B00IGJ8A5Y.
Very GoodBook ID: 85849
The Impressionists: A Retrospective
Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, 1991. ISBN: 9780883639726.
Very GoodBook ID: 239998
Ashcan kids: Children in the art of Henri, Luks, Glackens, Bellows & Sloan, December 2, 1998-January 16, 1999
New York: Berry-Hill Galleries, 1998. Catalog of exhibition at Berry-Hill Gallery. 67 color plates of featured artists. ISBN: B0006FBPLM.
A fine copy in wrappers (paperback).Book ID: 44449
Great Masters (Library of great masters)
N/A, 1986. ISBN: 9780883633021.
Very GoodBook ID: 239999
Sotheby's Highly Important Old Master and British Paintings: From the Collection of Sir Joseph Robinson, Bt.
Sotheby's, 1989. ISBN: B000XVA998.
Very GoodBook ID: 88573