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TABLES. (Cover title)

By: (Azzali, Fabio; et al). Gualteri, Franca Santi; editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (Milan: Editrice Arbitare Segesta), (1985).: (1985).

Seller ID: 32200


(Milan: Editrice Arbitare Segesta), (1985).. (1985).. Very good. - 12mo [approximately 4-1/4 inches square], softcover bound in pictorial color wrappers. The binding is lightly bumped with the head of the spine lightly chipped. 94 & [2] pages. Full-page color photographic illustrations, & black-and-white diagrams by Fabio Azzali, Marco Gambarelli, Mauro Toniato and Augusto Vignali. Very good. Reprint of a 1976 booklet in the series "Mettiamo Su Casa Insieme Identi... View more info

TRA ETERNITA E STORIA; BULGARI / Dal 1884 al 2009 / 125 Anni di Gioielli Italiani

By: (Bulgari). Triossi, Amanda; editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: (Ginevra-Milano): Skira, (2009).: (2009).

Seller ID: 28353


(Ginevra-Milano): Skira, (2009).. (2009).. Good. - Quarto [11-1/4 inches square], tan cloth titled in gilt in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly bumped with light soiling to the top corner of the rear cover. 375 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. The binding is cocked. Very good. First edition.Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Palazzo delle Esposizione in Rome from May 22 to September 13, 2009. A handsome and beautiful... View more info

CATO DESIGN

By: (Cato, Ken)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (New York): Thames and Hudson, (1995).: (1995).

Seller ID: 24056


(New York): Thames and Hudson, (1995).. (1995).. Very good. - Quarto [10-1/4 inches square], cloth, in a dust wrapper. The covers are lightly bumped. The head & tail of the spine & the bottom edges of the covers are rubbed. The dust jacket is rubbed with the tail of the jacket spine lightly chipped. 158 & [2] pages, some of them printed on black stock. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Very good. First edition.Foreword by Massimo Vignelli. Dust jack... View more info

ART & DESIGN IN VIENNA 1900-1930

By: (Clark, Robert J.)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: (New York): La Boetie/Robert K. Brown Art & Books, 1972.: 1972.

Seller ID: 22861


(New York): La Boetie/Robert K. Brown Art & Books, 1972.. 1972.. Very good. - Small quarto [8-1/4 inches high by 7-5/8 inches wide], softcover bound in decorative white wrappers. The wraps are slightly darkened along the spine. viii, [ii] & 21 pages & [1] leaf plus 24 pages of black-and-white illustrations. Also with black-and-white illustrations on the inside wraps. Very good. Catalog for an exhibition shown at La Boetie, New York from May 23 to June 24, 1972. The in... View more info

CYBIS: PORCELAIN ENCHANTMENTS. The Cybis Brochure. Spring 1974. (Cover title)

By: (Cybis)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Trenton, NJ): Cybis, 1974.: 1974.

Seller ID: 33536


(Trenton, NJ): Cybis, 1974.. 1974.. Very good. - Small quarto [approximately 8-3/4 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed tan wrappers. The binding is lightly soiled with a small stain to the front wrap. 16 pages. Photographic illustrations in brown & white. Very good. In addition to listings of porcelain statuettes, one page of the brochure is devoted to "Cybis Graphics", limited portfolios of portraits of American Indians by Boleslaw C... View more info

MODERN DESIGN IN THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART 1890-1990

By: (Darley, Mark). Miller, R. Craig

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art / Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, 1990.: 1990.

Seller ID: 24652


New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art / Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, 1990.. 1990.. Fine. - Quarto [12-1/4 inches high by 10 inches high] decorative dark blue & black cloth in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & there are 2 price-stickers on the front flap. 312 pages. Profuse photographic illustrations in color and black & white by Mark Darley. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

PHILIPPE DE LASALLE: His Contribution to the Textile Industry of Lyons

By: (de Lasalle, Philippe). Borland, Belle M

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, (1936).: (1936).

Seller ID: 25649


Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, (1936).. (1936).. Good. - Octavo, blue cloth titled in gilt with a device in gilt on the front cover in a dust wrapper. The bottom edge of the front cover & the tail of the spine are slightly rubbed. The rear panel of the dust jacket is soiled & the head & tail of its spine are chipped. The rear flap is foxed. ix, 48 & [1] pages plus 13 black-and-white plates. Also with a black-and-white portrait frontispiece. There is light ... View more info

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"THE GIRLS": SCREEN PRINTED WALLPAPER SAMPLE

By: (Denst, Jack; and Soderlund, Donald)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Chicago: Denst & Soderlund, [circa 1950's].: [circa 1950's].

Seller ID: 29872


Chicago: Denst & Soderlund, [circa 1950's].. [circa 1950's].. Very good. - sc Two sections of an original wallpaper sample produced by the wallpaper firm Denst & Soderland. The largest, a 60 inch high by 22 inch wide roll of the wallpaper depicts black on creamy while silhouettes of female nudes in erotic yet semi-modest poses. Six different silhouttes, each illustrated within decorative frames enhanced by vignettes of birds or floral decorations are repeated in differen... View more info

PENNSYLVANIA GERMAN ARTS AND CRAFTS: A Picture Book

By: (Downs, Joseph)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1946.: 1946.

Seller ID: 17603


New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1946.. 1946.. Good. - Small quarto [10 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial tan & red wrappers. The wraps are lightly soiled & foxed with their edges slightly darkened. [28] pages, including 22 pages of black-and- white illustrations. There is occasional light foxing with small stains to the bottom inner corners of a number of leaves. There is light soiling & a tear to the top margin of 1 leaf. Good. View more info

A SET OF TAPESTRIES BY DUBREUIL: Episodes in the Life of Diana

By: (Dubreuil)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: (New York: John Wanamaker), circa [1924].: [1924].

Seller ID: 28299


(New York: John Wanamaker), circa [1924].. [1924].. Good. - Quarto [13 inches high by 9-3/4 inches wide], softcover bound into cream & green folding wrappers with light green cord. The wraps are soiled & chipped and the head & tail of the spine are torn. [14] pages, including 5 tipped-in plates presenting sepia-toned reproductions of tapestries by Dubreuil. There are glue stains to the lower inner edges of the first 2 pages & the verso of the 1st page, else the contents ... View more info

THE BOOK OF THE ROYCROFTERS: Being a Catalog of Copper, Leather and Books. A Facsimile of two catalogs 1919 -- 1926

By: (Hubbard, Elbert). (Brady, Nancy Hubbard; editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: East Aurora, NY: House of Hubbard, (1977).: (1977).

Seller ID: 21075


East Aurora, NY: House of Hubbard, (1977).. (1977).. Fine. - Oblong quarto [8-1/4 inches high by 11 inches wide], softcover bound in decorative tan & orange wrappers. The wraps are very slightly bumped with 2 tiny areas of soiling to the front wrap. 82 pages. Profuse black-and- white illustrations. Near fine. View more info

FORMS, TEXTURES, IMAGES: Traditional Japanese Craftsmanship in Everyday Life. A photo essay by Takeji Iwamiya / edited, with an introduction, by Mitsukuni Yoshida / with an appreciation by Richard L. Gage

By: (Iwamiya, Takeji); Yoshida, Mitsukuni; editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York/Tokyo: Weatherhill / Kyoto: Tankosha, (1982).: (1982).

Seller ID: 10857


New York/Tokyo: Weatherhill / Kyoto: Tankosha, (1982).. (1982).. Fine. - Quarto [14-1/2 inches high by 10-1 /2 inches wide], red buckram titled in gilt on the spine with a device stamped in gilt on the spine, in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed with a tiny stain to the front panel. 303 & [1] pages. Profuse black-and-white & color photographic illustrations by Takeji Iwamiya. Near fine. Second printing. Dust jacket present. View more info

WARREN MACKENZIE: An American Potter

By: (MacKenzie, Warren). Lewis, David

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Tokyo/New York/London: Kodansha International, (1991).: (1991).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 31661


Tokyo/New York/London: Kodansha International, (1991).. (1991).. Very good. SIGNED BY WARREN MACKENZIE - Quarto [approximately 12 inches high by 9-1/4 inches wide], light teal cloth titled in gilt in a dust wrapper. The binding is very slightly bumped. 191 & [1] pages. Profuse photographic illustrations in color and black & white by Peter Lee. Near fine. First edition.Signed in full by Warren Mackenzie on the front endpaper in the year of publication.With an aft... View more info

CHINESE WORKS OF ART 2008

By: (Mann, John; and Stephen, Felicity)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London: A & J Speelman, (2008).: (2008).

Seller ID: 24064


London: A & J Speelman, (2008).. (2008).. Fine. - Folio, 12-3/4 inches high by 9-3/4 inches wide. Orange cloth titled in gilt on the front cover and the spine, in a color pictorial black dust wrapper. The dust jacket is slightly rubbed with a minor crease to the tail of the jacket's spine. 155 & [i] pages, with profuse color illustrations from photographs by Heini Schneebeli. Near fine. Published in conjunction with an exhibition at the A & J Speelman gallery as part ... View more info

THE KINGSTON TUREENS Which will be sold at Auction by Christie's (International) S.A....On Tuesday, November 8, 1977

By: (Meissonnier, Juste-Aurele). Nyberg, Dorothea

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Geneva: Christie's (International) S.A., 1977.: 1977.

Seller ID: 30493


Geneva: Christie's (International) S.A., 1977.. 1977.. Good. - Small quarto [9-5/8 inches high by 7-3/8 inches wide], dark blue cloth titled in gilt. . Unpaginated. 2 full-page color illustrations & numerous illustrations in black & white. The binding is cracked. Good. Catalog for an auction held at the Hotel Richemond, Geneva in November 1977. The text includes a foreword by Dorothea Nyberg and a biographical note on the Duke of Kingston-on-Hull, the British owner of... View more info

GUSTAVIANSK STIL: I DESS TIDIGARE FORM. Ett Urval av Foremal fran Nordiska Museets Avdelning for de Hogre Standen

By: (Nordiska Museet)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Stockholm: Nordiska Museets Forlag, 1926.: 1926.

Seller ID: 5471


Stockholm: Nordiska Museets Forlag, 1926.. 1926.. Very good. - Large octavo, soft cover bound in stiff paper tan wraps with a printed paper label on the front wrap. The wraps are soiled & darkened around the edges with a few stains & light spotting to the rear wrap. The label is lightly soiled. There is a handwritten title on the spine & its head & tail are torn. 71 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. The backstrip is detached from the text block, else the contents are... View more info

THE ENGLISH SUNRISE

By: (Rice, Brian; and Evans, Tony)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Flash Books, 1973.: 1973.

Seller ID: 1736


Flash Books, 1973.. 1973.. Very good. - Square octavo, white pictorial wraps. The wraps are soiled & darkened with the corners lightly creased. The spine is darkened with a stain to the mid-section & the adjacent edges of the wraps. 4 pp. & 76 full-page color illustrations from photographs by Tony Evans. The contents are very good. A charming book illustrating the use of the "sunrise" motif in English architecture and decorative arts--everything from gates and... View more info

LOUIS COMFORT TIFFANY AND LAURELTON HALL: An Artist's Country Estate. With contributions by Elizabeth Hutchinson, Julia Meech, Jennifer Perry Thalheimer, Barbara Veith and Richard Guy Wilson

By: (Tiffany, Louis Comfort). Frelinghuysen, Alice Cooney

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art / New Haven and London: Yale University Press, (2006).: (2006).

Seller ID: 21206


New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art / New Haven and London: Yale University Press, (2006).. (2006).. Fine. - Quarto [12-1/4 inches high by 9-1/4 inches wide], light teal cloth in a dust wrapper. xiii & 262 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Fine. Dust jacket present. View more info

KATALOG TUNGUSSKOI KOLLEKTSII V. N. VASILEVA

By: (Vasilev, V. N.)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Yakutsk: Ministerstvo kultury i dukhovnogo razvitii a Respublliki Sakha, 2005.: 2005.

Seller ID: 23925


Yakutsk: Ministerstvo kultury i dukhovnogo razvitii a Respublliki Sakha, 2005.. 2005.. Very good.. - Quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8 inches wide], softcover bound in color pictorial wrappers. The tail of the dust jacket spine is torn & there is a small piece out of the head. The top edges of the panels are slightly creased. 112 pages. Color illustrations. Very good. "Catalog of the Tungus Collection of V. N. Vasilev". The Tungus are located in Siberi... View more info

SUPREME PERSIAN CARPETS

By: Amir, M. K. Zephyr

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (Singapore: published by the author, 1972).: 1972).

Seller ID: 8191


(Singapore: published by the author, 1972).. 1972).. Very good. - Quarto, paper covered boards, in a dust wrapper. The rear board is lightly rubbed with a small, light stain. The dust jacket spine is faded with the head & tail reinforced with scotch tape internally. [xi] & 138 pages plus 3 pages headed "Notes". The rear endpaper & rear blank are lightly stained & their bottom edges are slightly roughed where they have adhered to one another. Profusely illustrated... View more info