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Image for Depth Markers: Selected Art Writings 1985-1994; Volume One

Depth Markers: Selected Art Writings 1985-1994; Volume One

By: CAMPBELL, James D.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Toronto, ECW Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040838

ISBN: 1550222449

Condition: VG+


Anthology of 40 essays on different aspects and artists in Modern Canadian Painting. 397pp, not illustrated. Clean, unmarked interior, bright, white pages. Tight, square binding, faint spine creases. Minor surface wear to the wrappers. unpacked weight, 638g. View more info

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Culture in Another South Africa

By: CAMPSCHREUR, Willem (editor] DIVENDAL, Joost (editor)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Northampton, MA, U.S.A., Interlink Publishing Group, Incorporated: 1989

Edition: First Trade Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 20568

ISBN: 0940793369

Condition: Near Fine


Culture in South Africa at the moment of liberation from apartheid. 288pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, nearly 'as new'. No creasing to spine. Micro wear to some edges. 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 600g 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 destination and weight. Online estimates by the Listing Site m... View more info

Quest for Eternity: Chinese Ceramic Sculptures from the People's Republic of China

By: CAROSELLI, Susan L. - Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 1987

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 16004

ISBN: 0875871348

Condition: About 'As New'


Catalogue for an Exhibition held at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, March 22 - May 24, 1987. Organized by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Overseas Achaeological Exhibitions Corporation and the People's Republic of China. Ceramic Sculpture -- China -- Funeral rites and Ceremonies - Ceramic sculpture .xiii, 161 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 31 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked, quite fresh. Tight, square binding no spine creases. Appears unused. Unpacked weight, 1.060kg. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - ba... View more info

This is Vicrtex V.E.F. Vinyl Wallcovering

By: CARPENTER & CO., L. E.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, L. E. Carpenter & Company:

Seller ID: 054968

Condition: Fine


Large folding, full-color sheet with lots of detail promoting VICRYTEX Vinyl Wallcoverings. Undfolds to 22" by 16" printed in color on both sides. One sample pasted to the brochure. Business Reply Envelope laid-in. Fine condition - bright, clean and unmarked. Ships at cost via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. All items protected. Image available. View more info

A.J. Casson, My Favorite Watercolours 1919 to 1957

By: CASSON, A. J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Canada, Canada: Cerebrus/Prentice Hall: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041916

ISBN: 0920016138

Condition: Fine


Alfred Joseph Casson [1898-1992], youngest member of the Group of Seven. Known for his landscapes, forests and farms of Ontario. 142pp, chiefly pictorial with explanatory text. All full-page illustrations in colour, smaller illustrations in b&w. Foreword by Paul Duval.Book is very bright and clean and is unmarked. Binding is tight and square, hinges sound, no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is also bright and clean but with a few short edge tears and a couple of tiny chips. Oversize, heavy book weighing 2kg before packing. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the... View more info

Art of the Icon

By: CAWTHORNE, Nigel; HUSAIN, Humaira; ASMAN, Sharon

Price: $11.50

Publisher: London, Bounty Books: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 21878

ISBN: 0753712385

Condition: Fine


From idol to icon : the early Christian church -- The Byzantine tradition -- The Macedonian renaissance -- Icons spread westwards -- Kiev to Moscow : the Russian schools. First published in 1997. 96 p. : col. ill., map ; 25 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Internally still fresh. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 663. 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 and distance; Rates to the U... View more info

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Vancouver in Focus : The City's Built Form

By: CHADWICK, Mike

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Granville Island Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043637

ISBN: 1894694449

Condition: As New


Photographic survey of the modern buildings of Downtown Vancouver. 231pp, profusely photo illustrated in b&w. Bright, fresh copy, 'as new' in a nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket showing some very minor edge wear. Heavy, weighing 1.18kg. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. No taxes on Canadian, American or Overseas Orders. Images always available. View more info

Women, Art, and Society (World of Art)

By: CHADWICK, Whitney

Price: $8.95

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1991

Edition: Second Printing of 1990

Seller ID: 29270

ISBN: 0500202419

Condition: Near Fine


The place of Women in the history of Western Art from the Middle Ages to the present. 383pp, 243 illustrations, 50 in colour. Bright, clean, unmarked interior except for an inked-out name to the htp.. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Only very minor signs of use. Unpacked weight, 812g. 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 and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific ... View more info

English Cottages and Farmhouses

By: COOK, Olive

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1982

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 047028

ISBN: 0500241147

Condition: Fine


Beautiful, sympathetic look at English vernacular architecture. 208 p ill. (some col.) 26 cm. With 177 photographs, 14 in color, by Edwin Smith. Bibliography: p. 206. Includes index. Bright, clean copy, unmarked. Tight, square binding, sound hinges, no wear to the cloth. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. 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 770g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone... View more info

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. World rates are based on specific destination and weight. Online estimates by the Listing Site may not be correct and eithe... View more info

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Graphis Nudes

By: CRANDALL, Annette; JENSSEN, Heinke; O'CONNOR, Michael; PEDERSEN, B. Martin; SHIRATORI, Shintaro; FARBER, Robert

Price: $29.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Graphis Press: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 043813

ISBN: 082306459X

Condition: Near Fine


'Now in paperback--an elegant collection which showcases a diverse range of styles in nude photography, representing some of the world's most respected photographers. Contributors include Herb Ritts, Robert Farber, Robert Mapplethorpe, Shintaro Shiratori, and others. Over 200 photos. Introductions by Sean Callahan and Petra Olschewski ; publisher and creative director, B. Martin Pedersen ; editors, Annette Crandall, Heinke Jenssen, Michael O'Connor ; art directors, B. Martin Pedersen, Randell Pearson. 224 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 35 cm. Includes index. Text in English, French and G... 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 that makes direct contact with art history and art criticism, it will be the center of discussion and controversy by a very ... View more info

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Lions Gate

By: D'ACRES, Lilia and LUXTON, Donald

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Burnaby, Talonbooks: 2000

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 33394

ISBN: 0889224161

Condition: Fine


History of Vancouver's spectacular Lions Gate Bridge. 175pp, photo illustrated. Mint copy, appears 'as new'. Unpacked weight, 800g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian GST included. Images always available. 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

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 and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight... 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 published in the United States of American in 2007 by Rizzoli International Publications, Inc. 455 pages : illustrations (chiefl... 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 cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Can... 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 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, n spine creases. Bright, unmarked wrappers. Near new appearing u... 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 Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 1.585kg unpacked. ... 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 States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 1.475kg unpa... View more info