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Kwang Jean Park

Japan: Self Published, 1998. First Edition. quarto (11.5"). Card Covers. Gift inscription from the author on the ffep. Near Fine No pagination; no title page, as issued. Large format card covers with... [read more] | $40.00

The Pencil
Calle, Paul

Westport, Conn.: North Light Publishers, 1981. quarto (12" x 9"). Cloth. Signed by Author on the Half-Title. Near Fine / Very Good. 160 pp., illustrations throughout. Introduction by Stevan Dohanos.... [read more] | $25.00

The Sienese Painters of the Trecento
Cecchi, Emilio [Leonard Penlock, translator]

London & New York: Frederick Warne & Co., Ltd., 1931. quarto (10.5"). Cloth. Very Good 177 [1] [128 unpaginated, plates] 179-185 (General Index prepared for the English edition).; 256 reproductions... [read more] | $40.00

The Eternal Army. The Terracotta Soldiers of the First Emperor.
Ciarla, Roberto (Editor)

London & New York: Frederick Warne & Co., Ltd., 1931. quarto (10.5"). Cloth. Very Good 177 [1] [128 unpaginated, plates] 179-185 (General Index prepared for the English edition).; 256 reproductions... [read more] | $50.00

The Life and Work of Birket Foster
Cundall, H. M.

London: Bracken Books, 1986. 8vo. Leatherette. Very Good + / Very Good. A reprint of the original 1906 study of this British artist who mainly worked in water colour. xx + 328 pp., including 72 colour... [read more] | $20.00

Meissonier.
Dibdin, Edward Rimbault

Dundee, Edinburgh & London: Valentine & Sons Ltd., Oblong 12 mo.. Cardcovers. Near Fine. n.d.; [4] + 16 + [2] pp.; bound with green ribbon; 12 b&w reproductions of Meissonier's work, together... [read more] | $40.00

Three Centuries of South African Art : Fine Art Architecture Applied Arts.
Fransen, Hans.

Johannesburg: AD. Donker, 1982. First Edition. 4to. Cloth. Near Fine / Fine. 400 pp., including index and glossary; illustrated throughout (most b&w); Fine Arts, Architecture and applied arts over... [read more] | $70.00

Color & Form 1909-1914. The Origin and Evolution of Abstract Painting in Futurism, Orphism, Rayonnism, Synchomism and the Blue Rider
Gardiner, Henry G., et al.

Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, 1972. quarto (10.5"). Card Covers. Near Fine 103 pp., 80 full-color illustrations, bibliography. This catalogue was produced for the exhibition that was presented in... [read more] | $20.00

The Royal Scottish Academy of Painting Sculpture & Architecture 1826-1976
Gordon, Esme

Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1977. quarto. Cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. [xxiv] [2] 272 pp., including Introduction, Foreword by H.R.H. Prince Philip, 8 Appendices, Bibliography and Index. Frontispiece... [read more] | $20.00

A Monograph of the Ramphastidae or Family of Toucan
Gould, John

Portugal: Companhia Florestal Monte Dourado, 1992. Facsimile Edition. quarto. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Near Fine. n.p.; 51 colour plates. This facsimile edition, reduced from the original 1 : 1.826, reproduces... [read more] | $60.00

The Talking Jars: An Exhibition of Oriental Ceramic Folkwares Found in South East Asia
Gunn, Dr. C. Chan (Introduction)

Vancouver: Centennial Museum, 1971. Octavo. Illustrated Card Covers. Fine 72 pp.; map endpapers; Glossary; Bibliography; Histogram. Illustrations (b&20 of selections from 200+ ceramic jars drawn from... [read more] | $25.00

Dictionary of British Sculptors 1660-1851
Gunnis, Rupert

London: The Abbey Library, 8vo. Cloth. Near Fine / Near Fine. A very nice copy of the Revised Edition, n.d. but circa 1964. Approximately 1700 entries, some illustrations and plates; index; 514 pp. Edges... [read more] | $20.00

Water-Colour Painting in Britain Vol. II : The Romantic Period
Hardie, Martin

London: B. T. Batsford Ltd., 1967. Second Edition. Small Folio. Cloth. Fine / Fine. This second volume (of 3) covers such artists as Turner, The Varleys, John Constable, The Norwich School, and Richard... [read more] | $30.00

An Outline of the History of Religious Architecture in Thailand
Intralib, Sonthiwan

Thailand: 1987. Second Edition. 12mo. Pictorial Stapled Wraps. Near Fine 57 pp., including Glossary, Bibliography and Chart of Phonetic Transcription of Thai Characters; line drawings throughout. "...an... [read more] | $25.00

The Arts and Crafts Movement in the Pacific Northwest
Kreisman, Lawrence and Glenn Mason

Timber Press; Portland, Oregon; 2007. A lovely quarto volume in cloth: Fine in publisher’s original dustwrapper. 398 pp.; Notes; extensive Bibliography; Index; profusely illustrated in colour... [read more] | $30.00

Tibetan Rugs
Kuloy, Hallvard Kare

Bangkok: White Orchid Press, 1982. Square 8vo. Pictorial Card Covers. Near Fine pp. 228 + [4]; bibliography; colour plates throughout. A clean, tight copy of this well-researched study of Tibetan rugs,... [read more] | $30.00

Cistercian Abbeys. History and Architecture.
Leroux-Dhuys, Jean-Francois

Konemann, Germany, 1998; First Edition thus, with translation by Elizabeth Clegg, et al. Fine/Fine; 399 pp.; photographic endpapers; lavishly illustrated; Notes and Index. A well-researched blend of... [read more] | $40.00

The Sculpture of Falconet with a translation from the French of Reflexions sur la Sculpture
Levitine, George [Falconet]

Greenwich: New York Graphic Society, 1972. Royal Octavo. Cloth. Fine / Fine. 144 pp.; 108 gravure illustrations; index and selected bibliography. This edition includes Eda Levitine's translation of the... [read more] | $24.00

Treasures of Ancient America: The Arts of Pre-Columbian Civilizations from Mexico to Peru
Lothrop, S. K.

Skira, Geneva, 1964. This printing prepared by Skira for Horizon. Large quarto, Fine, in price-clipped dustjacket with short closed tears. [xiv] + 229 + [1, colophon] pp. 145 illustration, 85 of which... [read more] | $60.00

Building the West: Early Architects of British Columbia.
Luxton, Donald [Editor].

Vancouver: Talon Books, 2003. First Edition. quarto. Cloth. Fine / Fine. 560 pp.; extensive bibliography; Index of Architects; Index of Buildings; General Index; profusely illustrated. "The Mistress... [read more] | $80.00