Pre-20th Century Artists

 
Miguel de Cervantes, Daniel Vierge, de Cervantes, Miguel, Vierge, Daniel, Near Fine, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1906, 1st thus, 10.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 385, 416, 385, and 421, black & white illustrations, Hardcover, half vellum over beige boards with gilt crests on the front boards, English

A limited edition of 140 hand-numbered copies printed on Imperial Japan paper with two additional full-page illustrations, and with extra set of prints,...

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J.W. Waterhouse
  $125.00
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Peter Trippi, J. W. Waterhouse, Trippi, Peter, Waterhouse, J. W., Fine in Fine dustjacket, London, Phaidon, 2002, 1st, 978-0714842325, 12 inches, 10.5 inches, 240 pages, 211 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

A profusely illustrated study of the Victorian painter. John William Waterhouse (1849-1917) is one of the most enduringly popular of the Victorian...

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Hans Henrik Brummer, Anders Zorn, Brummer, Hans Henrik, Zorn, Anders, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Norstedts, Sweden, 1994, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.75 inches, 344 pages, 153 color and 97 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, Swedish

Zorn (1860-1920) was a Swedish painter on the level of Sargent and Sorolla. This is a large picture book of his life & career. Oil paintings &...

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Mode På Zorns Tid
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Anders Zorn, NF (light wear to covers, interior new and unread), Cederlund, Ingrid Roos and Birgitta Sandstrレm, Johan, Zorn, Anders, Zornsamlingarna, 2008, wraps

"Fashion in Zorn's time." Photos of Zorn and his wife and men's and women's wear in the time, contemporary photos of the period textiles and clothing,...

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Portraits by Anders Zorn
  $75.00
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Birgitta Sandstrom, Anders Zorn, Sandstrom, Birgitta, Zorn, Anders, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (previous owner's name lined out in black marker on the front free endpaper otherwise only light shelfwear), Mora, Sweden, Zornsamlingarna, 1990, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 88 pages, 40 full-page color illustrations and 58 black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, Swedish English German French

Zorn (1860-1920) was a Swedish painter on the level of Sargent and Sorolla. This is a picture book of his portraits with excellent reproduction. These...

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Zorn I Spanien
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Anders Zorn, NF (light wear to covers, interior new and unread), Cederlund, Johan, Zorn, Anders, Arena/Amells, 2009, pictorial boards, Swedish

"Zorn in Spain." Zorn (1860-1920) was a Swedish painter on the level of Sargent and Sorolla. This is a picture book of his paintings (predominantly...

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Very Fine/Very Fine, Doreen Bolger, Bolger, Doreen, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1989, 1st, 11 inches, 9 inches, xii, 248 pages, 35 color and 205 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

"This catalogue investigates the Museum's remarkable collection of American pastels, from charming eighteenth-century portraits to abstract works by...

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British Contemporary Artists
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Very Good (spine ends & corners bumped & rubbed with boards showing, hinges starting), Cosmo Monkhouse, Monkhouse, Cosmo, Scribners, 1899, 1st, xxii, 267 pages, over 110 illustrations, many full-page, Hardcover, decorative cloth, top edge gilt, English

Profiles of seven British artists of the day: George Frederick Watts,  John Everett Millais,  Frederick Leighton,  Edward...

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Very Fine/Very Fine, Chapman Univ. Press/Irvine Museum, 2001, 1st, 368 pages, 405 color and 88 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

A pictorial history of California up to the end of the 19th century, illustrated with California Impressionist paintings and early California art.

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Carol Belanger Grafton, Grafton, Carol Belanger, Fine, New York, Dover Publications, Inc., 1993, 9780486277202, 0486277208, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 44 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

The exotic imagery of ancient Egyptian art has been captured in this splendid collection of 371 illustrations, based on Egyptian originals. Among the...

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Diana L Johnson, Johnson, Diana L, One of 7000 copies, Top and fore edges stained from foxing otherwise Fine/Fine, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, 1979, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 240 pages, 237 illustrations, 36 in color, hardcover, cloth, English

An exhibition catalogue describing 231 items, 237 illustrations, 36 in color, with biographies of each artist represented.

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Diana L. Johnson, One of 7000 copies, Fine/Fine, Johnson, Diana L, Rhode Island School of Design, 1979, 1st, cloth

Exhibition catalogue describing 231 items, fully illustrated, with biographies of each artist represented.

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Images #2
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Fine, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Palo Alto, CA, 2001, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 36 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Long out of print, the second issue of Jim Vadebonceour's magazine devoted to excellent reproduction of rare illustration artwork from the turn of the last...

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Steffi Roettgen, Roettgen, Steffi, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Abbeville Press Publishers, 1997, 1st, 9780789202215, 0789202212, 13 inches, 10.75 inches, 472 pages, Includes over 400 color and black and white illustrations and photographs, Hardcover, boards, English

From the back cover: Praised by historians and art lovers alike, Steffe Roettgen's first volume on the frescoes of the early Italian Renaissance is the...

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VF/VF, Vladimir Kruglov and Vladimir Lenyashin, Kruglov and Vladimir Lenyashin, Vladimir, Palace Editions, 2000, 1st, Hardcover, leather

"Paintings from the collection of the Russian Museum." 60 pages of text on the history of Impressionism in Russia and then 300 pages of art. 340 paintings...

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Socialist Realist Paintings
  $450.00
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Matthew Cullerne Bown, VF/VF, Bown, Matthew Cullerne, Yale University Press, 1998, 1st, cloth

"The first comprehensive survey of Socialist Realist painting." Out of print.

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Joanna Ebenstein, Ebenstein, Joanna, Very Fine, New York, Distributed Art Publishers, 2016, 1st, 9781938922916, 9.75 inches, 7 inches, 224 pages, over 250 color and black & white photographs, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Of all the artifacts from the history of medicine, the Anatomical Venus with its heady mixture of beauty, eroticism and death is...

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Deborah Nevins and Robert A. M. Stern, VG+/NF, Nevins and Robert A. M. Stern, Deborah, Pantheon, 1979, 1st, cloth, English

" The Architect’s Eye is far more than a history of American architectural drawing. It is also a visual exploration of two centuries of American...

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The Art Of Painting In Pastel
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J. Littlejohns and L. Richmond, Ray Sholes copy with his signature on the FEP, VG+/Good (edges slightly rubbed), Richmond, J. Littlejohns and L., Pitman, circa 1927, cloth

Beautiful pastel paintings. With a color frontis and introduction by Frank Brangwyn.

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Signed by the author Walt Reed, Very Fine/Very Fine, Walt Reed, Reed, Walt, Watson-Guptill, 2001, 1st, 0942604806, Hardcover, cloth, English

Signed by the author Walt Reed. The latest revised edition expanded to cover four additional decades. This edition features entries for 647 artists and...

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Hilton Timothy, Timothy, Hilton, Near Fine, Thames and Hudson, New York, 1993, 0500201021, 8.5 inches, 5.75 inches, 216 pages, 178 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

The works of the Pre-Raphaelites discussed and illustrated with 178 color and black and white illustrations. This book is from the estate of Dave...

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Richard Barnett, Barnett, Richard, Very Fine, New York, Distributed Art Publishers, 2014, 1st, 9781938922404, 9.75 inches, 7 inches, 256 pages, 354 color and black and white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The Sick Rose is a visual tour through the golden age of medical illustration. The nineteenth century experienced an explosion of...

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Lanning, ed. Aldrich, Aldrich, Lanning, ed., Near Fine, New York, Ballantine, 1975, 3rd, 0345294521, 9 inches, 11 inches, 98 pages, 46 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

45 full-page color plates of Charles M. Russell paintings.

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