Art

  • 11 Los Angeles Artists by TUCHMAN, Maurice and LIVINGSTON, Jane [ Curators ]
    TUCHMAN, Maurice and LIVINGSTON, Jane [ Curators ]
    11 Los Angeles Artists

    London Whitechapel 1971

    Unpagnated c40pp 98 numbers described, some illustrated in colour and b/w. 4to. Decorated wrappers. T These a little worn with some foxing on lower wrapper. The First European Exhibition of Art from Los Angeles. 11 Los Angeles Artists was curated by Maurice Tuchman and Jane Livingston from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. The exhibition featured the work of a 'small diverse group of artists', many of them only recently out of art school. Some of these younger artists, including Larry Bell, Robert Irwin, John McLaughlin, Bruce Nauman, Ed Ruscha and William Wegman, were little known in the US outside a small number of alternative galleries. Held at the almost new Hayward Gallery on London's…

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    London Whitechapel 1971

    Unpagnated c40pp 98 numbers described, some illustrated in colour and b/w. 4to. Decorated wrappers. T These a little worn with some foxing on lower wrapper. The First European Exhibition of Art from Los Angeles. 11 Los Angeles Artists was curated by Maurice Tuchman and Jane Livingston from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. The exhibition featured the work of a 'small diverse group of artists', many of them only recently out of art school. Some of these younger artists, including Larry Bell, Robert Irwin, John McLaughlin, Bruce Nauman, Ed Ruscha and William Wegman, were little known in the US outside a small number of alternative galleries. Held at the almost new Hayward Gallery on London's South Bank.

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    Stock ID: 20772
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  • 5 Devon Potters by Signed by all five potters DAVIES, Peter
    Signed by all five potters DAVIES, Peter
    5 Devon Potters

    Produced by Jones & Palmer Ltd nd 2004

    96pp, with full page colour illustrations of the pots featured. 4to. Cloth bound. Very good with dust wrapper. Introduction by Tanya Harrod. Photography by Chris Chapman. Features the work of Svend Bayer, Bruce Chivers, Clive Bowen, Nic Collins, Tim Andrews. Beautifully produced study of contemporary ceramics.

    Stock ID: 20833
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  • A By Andy Warhol by WARHOL, Andy.
    WARHOL, Andy.
    A By Andy Warhol

    Grove Press, Inc, 1968

    First edition. First printing 451pp Dust jacket and edges shows shelf wear and has a number of short tears along top edge. Not price clipped but inner flap has been creased. Cloth a little faded along lower edge. he Pop Art legend's first novel, consisting of transcriptions of conversations between the author and Factory-figure Ondine. From the collection of Eduardo Paolozzi but without his ownership signature. Slight musty smell.

    Stock ID: 20830
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  • American Realists and Magic Realists by [MOMA] MILLER Dorothy C and BARR Alfred H., and introduction by KIRSTEIN Lincoln,
    [MOMA] MILLER Dorothy C and BARR Alfred H., and introduction by KIRSTEIN Lincoln,
    American Realists and Magic Realists

    New York MOMA 1943

    67pp illustrated with 61 b/w plates. Decorated boards. Split along part of spine, slightly chipped and with shelf wear on lower edge else good copy with striking design on covers. Large exhibition of 43 painters and artists as the second exhibition by the museum to provide a survey of Contemporary American Art trends. 265 items listed. Hard to find.

    Stock ID: 18382
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  • [WHISTLER]
    An Exhibition of Etchings Dry Points & Lithographs by James McNeill Whistler

    London Conaghi & Co Limited 1971

    71pp, b/w plates. Sugar paper wrappers printed with black titles. Small 4to. Signed in back pen by Eduardo Paolozzi on the front end paper.

    Stock ID: 20580
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  • GREENBERG. Clement,
    Avant-garde attitudes: New Art in the Sixties The John Power Lecture in Contemporary Art delivered at the University of Sydney on Friday May 17 1968

    Sydney, Power Insitute of Fine Arts 1968

    12pp printed on high quality paper. Cream wrappers over printed with title. Wrappers a little browned else good copy.

    Stock ID: 18280
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  • (ART WORKERS GUILD)
    Beauty's Awakening A Masque of Winter and of Spring. The Studio Summer Number, 1899

    London The Studio 1899

    The Studio Summer Number 1899. 44pp + 59 full page plates. 4to gilt lettered, red morocco, marbled endpapers. Boards a little rubbed with small chip to the spine else vg. Loosely inserted exhibition cards. bookplate of Samuel Davies Frodsham on the front pastedown. From the collection of Gavin Stamp, with a pencil ownership inscription on the fep. Written designed & contrived by the members of the Art Workers' Guild, and finally presented by them in the Guildhall of the City of London including Walter Crane. Custom made recent binding.

    Stock ID: 20150
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  • Bill Brandt/Henry Moore by DROTH, Martina and MESSIER, Paul. (edited by)
    DROTH, Martina and MESSIER, Paul. (edited by)
    Bill Brandt/Henry Moore

    London Yale Univeristy Press 2020

    256 pages, 9 3/4 x 13 285 colour + b/w illustrations Hardback with dust wrapper..A close look at the work, relationship, and shared influences of two masterful 20th-century artists.

    Stock ID: 20820
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  • Birds by FEDDEN, Mary.
    FEDDEN, Mary.
    Birds

    The Windrush Press 1999

    29pp Forward by Mel Gooding. A wonderful collection of water colours and oil paintings by Mary Fedden, all inspired by one of her favourite subjects-birds-all in full colour. Very good with dust wrapper.

    Stock ID: 20832
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  • Boxford by THORNTON, Valerie [ 1931-1991]
    THORNTON, Valerie [ 1931-1991]
    Boxford

    1974

    Etching and aquatint on wove paper 400 x 625mm Framed and mounted no 95 of 150

    Stock ID: 20977
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  • Chinese Ceramics from SIr Alan Barlow's Collection by [CHINESES CERAMICS] GRAY, Basil [intoduction]
    [CHINESES CERAMICS] GRAY, Basil [intoduction]
    Chinese Ceramics from SIr Alan Barlow's Collection

    London The Arts Council 1953

    16pp. Printed by Lund Humphries. Beautiful string tied paper wrappers over printed with red lettered titles. 69 items listed. Blind stamped ownership stamp of Harry Horlock Stringer at Taggs Yard. On verso of wrapper drawing in pencil by Harry of an owl shaped chimney with not in pen "Drawing for Chimney for Cottage in Taggs Yard it was also my first pot thrown at the Fulham Pottery."

    Stock ID: 20835
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  • Christo and Jeanne-Claude Projects selected from the Lilja Collection by (CHRISTO)
    (CHRISTO)
    Christo and Jeanne-Claude Projects selected from the Lilja Collection

    Azimuth Editions (1995) 1996 Ist English edition

    191pp illustrated with colour plates throughout. Photographs by Wolfgang Volz. Large 4to. Luminous turquoise dw.Striking book. Describes and documents Christo's massive art projects including "Wrapped Reichstag", The Gates, Valley Curtain, Port Neuf Wrapped and many others.

    Stock ID: 117
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  • Constructions by FRAYN, Michael.
    FRAYN, Michael.
    Constructions

    London Wildwood House 1974

    First edition. Unpaginated. 309 "Constructions" Silver overprinted laminated boards. Pages a little sge darkened else very good. With Eduardo Paolozzi's bookplate. Explores some of the great problems in philosophy and of everyday life.

    Stock ID: 20597
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  • (STEPHEN WILLATS.)
    Control Stephen Willats. Work 1962-1969

    London Raven Row 2014

    92pp, Colour + b/w ilus. 4to white wrappers. Published in conjunction with the exhibition at Raven Row. Focusing on the period 1962-1969, during this period Willats founded the the experimental magazine, Control and had his first solo show at the Museum of Modern Art Oxford. Willats' multi disciplinary practice is concerned with Social interactions and relationships, exploring areas such as cybernetics, systems research, learning theory, communications theory and computer technology

    Stock ID: 19629
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  • Cupid's Guide to the Wedding Ring: Containing Full Information on Courtship and Marriage by BLACK PENNELL PRESS
    BLACK PENNELL PRESS
    Cupid's Guide to the Wedding Ring: Containing Full Information on Courtship and Marriage

    Greenock Black Pennell Press 1988

    51pp Near fine with original glassine wrapper. 8vo. Text first published in 1877

    Stock ID: 20878
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  • Die Toten: 1967 - 1993 by FELDMANN, Hans-Peter.
    FELDMANN, Hans-Peter.
    Die Toten: 1967 - 1993 Studentenbewegung, APO, Baader-Meinhf, Bewegung 2.Juni, Revolutionäre Zellen, RAF...

    Dussledorf Feldmann 1998

    Title page + half title + 91 single sided b/w images + (8)pp, text in German. 8vo. Illustrated wrappers, a very good copy. Designed by Jorg Paul Janka. There was a escalation of politically motivated violence in Germany, following the death of Benno Ohnesorg, who was shot dead at a demonstration in 1967 in Berlin. Die Toten (the dead) is an archive of newspaper and magazine clippings compiled by the artist Hans-Peter Feldmann. These images depict police officers, hostages, terrorists and civilians who were killed in attacks. A caption under each picture lists name and date of death. An appendix provides information on age, cause of death etc. These images were shown as an exhibition at…

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    Dussledorf Feldmann 1998

    Title page + half title + 91 single sided b/w images + (8)pp, text in German. 8vo. Illustrated wrappers, a very good copy. Designed by Jorg Paul Janka. There was a escalation of politically motivated violence in Germany, following the death of Benno Ohnesorg, who was shot dead at a demonstration in 1967 in Berlin. Die Toten (the dead) is an archive of newspaper and magazine clippings compiled by the artist Hans-Peter Feldmann. These images depict police officers, hostages, terrorists and civilians who were killed in attacks. A caption under each picture lists name and date of death. An appendix provides information on age, cause of death etc. These images were shown as an exhibition at the Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin from 9th Feb 2012 to 6th Jan 2013.

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    Stock ID: 19543
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  • Don't tell Sybil: An intimate memoir of E.L.T. Mesens by MELLY, George
    MELLY, George
    Don't tell Sybil: An intimate memoir of E.L.T. Mesens

    London Heinemann 1997

    226pp + [8] pp of b/w plates grouped at centre of the book. Dust wrapper designed by Marcel Marien. A little worn at edges else good copy. E L T Mesens was a poet, maker of collage and surrealist. He also established the short lived London Gallery Limited with Roland Penrose which was key to bringing Surrealist artists to the public's attention and the chief editor of the London Bulletin (1938–1940) Melly was a friend of both Mesens and his wife Sybil. Useful insignts into the life of someone largely forgotten. From the collection of Bruce Wannell with his bookplate on front end paper. [ Designed by Mark Hearld ]

    Stock ID: 20888
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  • Donald Judd by RASKIN, David.
    RASKIN, David.
    Donald Judd

    New Haven and London Yale University Press 2017

    220 pages 110 colour + 10 b-w illus. 4to decorated wrappers. critically acclaimed book, Critically acclaimed and authoritative guide, showcasing the entire breadth of Judd's practices, the book draws on documents from nearly twenty archives and investigates Judd and his work both within and outside the context of the 1960s Minimalist art movement.

    Stock ID: 19506
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  • KING, Jessie M.
    Dwellings of an Old World Town A Book of drawings in black & White by Jessie M King.

    London and Glasgow Gowans and Gray Ltd 1909

    51pp. With title and contents page decorations and twenty-four black and white drawings, one of which is repurposed and reproduced in colour on the upper wrapper. Colour-decorated wrappers Small, slim 8vo. The wrappers just a little dust soiled and rubbed on spine. End paper and list of contents page also a little dusty.

    Stock ID: 20778
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  • E McKnight Kauffer by [McKNIGHT KAUFFER] HAWORTH - BOOTH, Mark.
    [McKNIGHT KAUFFER] HAWORTH - BOOTH, Mark.
    E McKnight Kauffer

    London V&A

    4to. Decorated wrappers Fine. Ex libris with bookplate of Gavin Stamp on inside of front wrapper. Two pieces of correspondence inserted concerning the erection of a blue plaque to E McKnight Kauffer written to Emily Cole at English Heritage - this maybe from Simon Randall who also made the preliminary report on a blue plaque for him and which is loosely inserted.

    Stock ID: 19855
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