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New Glass Review 33

By: CORNING MUSEUM of GLASS

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, The Corning Museum of Glass: 2012

Edition: Review 33

Seller ID: 052360

ISBN: 0872901815

Condition: Fine


Annual Review of New Art Glass. 126 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 516g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS... View more info

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Phenomenology of the Visual Arts (even the frame)

By: CROWTHER, Pat

Price: $40.00

Publisher: USA, Stanford University Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565

ISBN: 0804762147

Condition: About 'As New'


The book addresses pictures, sculpture, abstract art conceptual art, photography, digital art, and architecture...-...speaks to the present moment of speculation about visual art, both by the critique of currently prominent art theories and by giving a convincing new theory that is at once more generous and more nuanced than previous efforts...-...This is perhaps the most systematic phenomenological theory of the visual arts ever written. A book of philosophic meditation... View more info

Kathleen Daly, Canmore workings : May 19-June 28, 1987

By: DALY, Kathleen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Banff, AB, Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049153

Condition: About Fine


Catalogue for an Exhibition of the Sketches and Paintings of Kathleen Daly, 1898-1994, at Banff in 1987. Catalogue essay by JoAnna Dutka. 24 p. : ill. ; 23 x 24 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked with a sound, stapled binding. Unpacked weight, 116g. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates to Canada and the USA ; other Countries somewhat more. View more info

Leeteg of Tahiti; Masterpieces on Black Velvet

By: DAVIS, Bernard

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Honolulu, HI, Author Published: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author Inscribed & Signed Copy

Seller ID: 34470

Condition: Fine


Biography of Edgar William Leeteg [1914-1953], an American painter often considered the father of American velvet painting. He became a French citizen after immigrating to French Polynesia in 1933, where he spent the rest of his life painting the local life on black velvet. OCLC Number: 22810. 266 pages illustrations (some color); 23 cm. Two inscriptions in the author hand, with signatures, to the ffep - one dedicated, the other not. Book is bright, clean and otherwise ... View more info

The architecture of country houses : including designs for cottages, farm-houses, and villas, with remarks on interiors, furniture, and the best modes of warming and Ventilating

By: DOWNING, A. J.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Algrove: 2002

Edition: Reprint of 1854 Edition

Seller ID: 29288

ISBN: 1894572432

Condition: Near Fine


Classic reprint series (Ottawa, Ont.) x, 484 p. : ill., plates ; 23 cm. A J Downing [1815-1852], an American author. Very bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding, sound hinges, no spine creases. Sun-fading to spine and spine edges. Unpacked weight, 920g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size an... View more info

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On Ugliness

By: ECO, Umberto - EDITOR

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 2011

Edition: First Paperback Printing of 2007

Seller ID: 040805

ISBN: 0847837238

Condition: As New


Acclaimed philosopher and author Umberto Eco explores mans fascination with evil, the grotesque, freakishness, and horror in art and literature. This provocative discussion explores in depth the concepts of evil, depravity, and darkness in art and literature. "Most art books warrant a look and, perhaps, a place on your coffee table; this perversely compelling work is meant to be read." 'Translation of: Storia della bruttezza'. Original hardover edition first pub... View more info

The Thames and Hudson Dictionary of Art Terms (World of Art)

By: Edward Lucie-Smith

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1995

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 29272

ISBN: 0500202222

Condition: As New


Dictionary of art terms. In this authoritative and concise dictionary, more than 2000 entries and 375 illustrations embrace the vast vocabulary of painting and sculpture, architecture and photography, the decorative, applied and graphic arts. 208 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm. 384pp, 426 illustratons. An 'As New' copy - bright, fresh, unmarked. Tight, square binding, sound hinges, no spine creases. No signs of use. 'Mint!'. Unpacked weight, 696g. We ship Worldwide, at co... View more info

The 'Gates of Hell' by Auguste Rodin

By: ELSEN, Albert E.

Price: $19.50

Publisher: California, Stanford Univ Press: 1985

Edition: First Trade Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 19414

ISBN: 0804712816

Condition: About Fine


A one-man Rodin industry, Elsen has written several books on the father of modern sculpture; and this is his second on ``The Gates of Hell.'' In the present richly illustrated volume, Elsen tells the story of the creation of the gates from the first preliminary drawings through their successive metamorphoses. Included are a panel-by-panel illustrated tour of the gates and a concluding chapter on Rodin's time. Auguste Rodin, 1840-1917. xii, 257 pages : illustrations ; 26 ... View more info

The Chinese Collection: Selected Works from the Norton Museum of Art.

By: FINLAY, John R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: West Palm Beach, FL, The Norton Museum of Art: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047732

ISBN: 0943411416

Condition: About Fine


Works illustrating 25 centuries of Chinese art. Published on the occasion of the opening of four galleries for Chinese art in the new Southwest Wing, March 8, 2003". Selected pieces from the Norton Museum of Art illustrated wth fabulous, color photography. 279 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 31 cm. Bright, fresh and unmarked. Tight, square binding, single crease to the spine. Almost 'as new'. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States P... View more info

A History of Architecture on the comparative method for students, craftsment and Amateurs

By: FLETCHER, Sir Banister

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1929

Edition: Eighth Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 16300

Condition: Very Good


Eighth edition revised and enlarged with about 3,500 illustrations. First edition in 1896. xxxvi, 929pp, [3pp], profusely illustrated Bright, clean interior, unmarked except for a previopus owner's details, in pencil, to the ffep. Fore-edges of the endpaper show wear - none to the balance of the book. Royal blue cloth showssome wear to tge tips of the corners and the extremities of the spine. A solid, useful copy. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United St... View more info

Real Fournier, Retrospective, Incluant L'Histoire de La Poupee de Chiffon =: Real Fournier, Retrospective, Including the Raggedy Doll Story (Bilingual Edition)

By: FOURNIER, Real

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Calgary, Webster Galleries: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Dedicated Authors' Inscription & Signature

Seller ID: 046227

ISBN: 096838031X

Condition: 'As new'


Real Fournier--retrospective including 'The raggedy doll story'. Text in French and English. Biographical text: Claude Ruel ; translation: Margaret Pike, Guillaume Labbe┬┤. Includes poems. 99 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 x 28 cm. Dedicated, signed inscription to the inside of the front wrapper, plus, an interesting ink drawing. Gallery leaflet with bio of Fournier, laid-in. An 'about as new' copy - bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to the exterior... View more info

Print Magazine: America's Graphic Design Magazine January/February 1998

By: FOX, Martin - Publisher

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Rockville, MD, RC Publications: 1998

Seller ID: 20607

Condition: About Fine


Single issue of Print Magazine for January-February, 1998. 224pp, profusely illustrated. Bright, clean copy, almost 'as new'. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 800g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates are based on specific... View more info

Print Magazine: America's Graphic Design Magazine March/April 2000: European Design Annual 2000

By: FOX, Martin - Publisher

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Rockville, MD, RC Publications: 2000

Seller ID: 20609

Condition: About Fine


Single issue of Print Magazine for March/April, 2000. European Design Annual for 2000. 192pp, profusely illustrated. Bright, clean copy, almost 'as new'. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 750g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World... View more info

Print Magazine: America's Graphic Design Magazine July/August 1996

By: FOX, Martin - Publisher

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Rockville, MD, RC Publications: 1996

Seller ID: 20610

Condition: About Fine


Single issue of Print Magazine for July/August 1996. Including Digital Art & Design Annual 4. 240pp, profusely illustrated. Bright, clean copy, almost 'as new'. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 910g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS.... View more info

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Kiss of Apollo: photography & sculpture 1845 to the Present

By: FRAENKEL, Jeffrey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Fraenkel Gallery : Bedford Arts: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046206

ISBN: 0938491660

Condition: Fine


Catalog of an Exhibition at the Fraenkel Gallery in San Francisco - Feb 13-Narch 10, 1991. Edited and with an Introduction by Jeffrey Fraenkel. With an essay by Eugenia Parry Janis. 23 pages, 41 plates ; 29 cm. Very high quality photographic reproductions. Book is Fine - bright, clean and unmarked. Unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, with... View more info

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The Fellowship: The Untold Story of Frank Lloyd Wright and the Taliesin Fellowship

By: FRIEDLAND, Roger; ZELLMAN, Harold

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Regan [Harper Collins]: 2006

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 634

ISBN: 0060393882

Condition: Almost 'As New'


Frank Lloyd Wright's Wisconsin estate, Taliesin, gave rise to a fascinating and provocative cultural experiment: the Taliesin Fellowship, an extraordinary architectural colony where Wright trained hundreds of devoted apprentices, while using them as the de facto architectural practice where all of his late masterpieces--Fallingwater, Johnson Wax, the Guggenheim Museum--were born. . . xii, 689 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm. A 'Remainder' copy with a mark to ... View more info

Masterworks of Chinese jade in the National Palace Museum. Supplement /

By: FU-TSUNG< Chiang - Director

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Taipei, ROC, National Palace Museum: 1980

Seller ID: 32306

Condition: Fine


Masterworks of Chinese jade in the National Palace Museum, Taipei, Taiwan. A Supplemet, or drcond volumee; to the first volume. 86 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm. Chinese, English, and Japanese.text. Colophon inserted. 50 high quality colour photos, with commentary. Bright, clean and unmarked - about 'as new'. Clear, plastic dustjacket is present as is the card slipcase, We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal... View more info

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Traditional Arts and Crafts of Nepal

By: GAJUREL, C. L. and VAIDYA, K. K.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New Delhi, S. Chand & Company: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21122

Condition: VG+


Study of the traditional arts and crafts of Nepal with a view to their survival and preservation. 354pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Ink name/date to ffep. No wear to cloth. Bright, clean dustjacket with virtually no wear. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 480g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates... View more info

Treasurable violet sand teapots in all dynasties in China /

By: GAO, Yuzhen, et al

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Taipei, National Museum of History: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039621

ISBN: 9579950202

Condition: Fine


Catalog of an exhibition held at National Museum of History, Taipei, Taiwan in 1995. Chinese text. Preface also in English. 208 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 30 cm. Bright, fresh copy, unmarked. Only slight defect is some fingerprint marking to the gilt endpapers - very sensitive. Otherwise virtually 'as new'. A scarce title! Weight, 1.39kg, heavy for shipping to some locations. View more info

Love Letters to Art

By: GENN, Robert

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., Studio Beckett Publications: 2008

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Author Signed

Seller ID: 20781

ISBN: 0978467302

Condition: As New


"This book chronicles some of the work of the Canadian painter Robert Genn. It mainly covers the years 1989 to 2007. During this period Robert has produced paintings from the Rocky Mountains, the West Coast of British Columbia, the Mackenzie River, Lake of the Woods, Ontario as well as other locations in Canada and abroad. The book includes 150 colour illustrations. The text included is for the most part derived from some of Robert's Twice Weekly Letters. These lette... View more info