ART AND CRAFT, SCULPTURE AND PHOTOGRAPHY BOOKS

Books on and about the fine arts.
Representational art in all it's forms. Painting, printmaking, sculpture, photography.
Decorative pottery, porcelain and furniture. Exhibition catalogues and gallery publications.
For New Zealand art see the New Zealand pages.

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AREND Liana Paredes   Sevres Porcelain at Hillwood
The collection of Sevres porcelain made by Marjorie Merriweather Post, housed at Hillwood Museum and Gardens, Washington D.C.

Fine softback $20 B/A Hillwood Museum and Gardens 1998. 103 pages. ISBN 096549585X [#2327 art and craft antiques ]







ASHBERY John edited by David Bergman  
Reported Sightings, Art Chronicles 1957-1987
VG VG light wear to DW $15 C/D [ART 12] Knopf 1989 first edition cloth 4to, 417pp + colour plates. Ashbery's best writing on art, covers wide surrealism, nineteenth Century art, abstract, expressionist, architecture, and design. North American art criticism. ISBN 0394573870  

AUDUBON & PETERSON R T  
50 Audubon Birds of America (poster size plates for framing)
VG covers bent to corners $25 -/C[ART 3] Artabas Crown Publishers nd card covers,104pp, 50 large poster size prints suitable for framing with accompanying text, taken from the original Double Elephant Folio edition, full colour with the text on the reverse of the plate. A collection of classic North American ornithological art. ISBN 0896600092 

BLUNT Anthony  
The French Drawings at Windsor Castle (The Drawings at Windsor Castle series)
VG sunned spine name to fep $35 C/D [ART 11] Phaidon 1945 first edition cloth near folio size, 168pp with reproductions in B&W only. Gilt titled cover and spine. Renaissance fine art collections of the Royal Family. 

DUNAS Jeff  
Women Captured (erotic photography)
VG VG $30 C/D [ART 15] Melrose 1981 first edition cloth folio, 112pp. Full page and double page colour glamour/ erotic nude photography. ISBN 0394523415 

GARNER Philippe  Glass, 1900 Galle, Tiffany, Lalique
VG- corners rubbed, rear corner light crease $10 B/B Thames & Hudson 1979 soft cover, 8pp+ 41 colour plates with text on reverse. ISBN 0500530254 [#1882 art]

LIPSEY Roger  
An Art of our own, the spiritual in Twentieth Century Art
VG minor scuff to cover, reading creases to spine $20 C/C [ART 6] Shambhala 1989 softcover, xxiii 518pp B&W reproductions within the text. Surveys the spiritual intentions and achievements of Twentieth Century modernist artist from Cubism to the Postmodernists, includes Kandinsky, Mondrian, Klee, Picasso, Rothko, O'Keeffe. ISBN 0877734968 art history 

MELVILLE Robert   Ned Kelly 27 paintings by Sidney Nolan .
VG VG- price clipped DW, name to fep with label over it, closed top edge dusty. Rear fep has some minor ink spots. $15 C/CThames and Hudson 1964 first edition cloth. 60pp + 27 plates (colour). [#2055 australian art]

OPPE A P (edited A F Blunt)  
The Drawings of Paul and Thomas Sandby... at Windsor Castle (The Drawings at Windsor Castle series)
VG sunned spine name to fep $35 C/ask for quote [ART 8] Phaidon 1947 first edition cloth near folio size, 85pp + 156 reproductions in monotone with some tipped in colour plates and a tipped in colour frontis + index. Gilt titled cover and spine. British Regency fine art collections of the Royal Family. 

PARKER K T (edited A F Blunt)  
The Drawings of Antonio Canaletto... at Windsor Castle (The Italian Drawings at Windsor Castle series)
VG sunned spine name to fep $35 C/D [ART 9] Phaidon 1948 first edition cloth near folio size, 63pp +89 reproductions in B&W only + appendix. Gilt titled cover and spine. Italian fine art collections of the Royal Family. 

PARKER K T (edited A F Blunt)  
The Drawings of Holbein... at Windsor Castle (The Drawings at Windsor Castle series)
VG sunned spine name to fep $35 C/D [ART 10] Phaidon 1945 second edition cloth near folio size, 62pp +85 reproductions in B&W only. Gilt titled cover and spine. Renaissance fine art collections of the Royal Family.ISBN 

POPE-HENNESSY John (edited A F Blunt)  
The Drawings of Domenichino... at Windsor Castle (The Drawings at Windsor Castle series)
VG sunned spine name to fep $35 C/D [ART 7] Phaidon 1948 first edition cloth near folio size, 187pp reproductions in B&W only. Gilt titled cover and spine. Italian Renaissance fine art collections of the Royal Family. 

SASSOON Adrian   Vincennes and Sevres Porcelain
Catalogue of the collections in the J Paul Getty Museum

FINE hardback in FINE dust jacket $50 D/D, J. Paul Getty Museum 1991. 205 pages. ISBN 0892361735 [#2326 art and craft antiques ]







WELCH Stuart Cary  
Royal Persian Manuscripts
VG $20 B/C [ART 1] Thames and Hudson 1976 softcover 127pp with 48 full colour plates, sixteenth century Persian manuscript miniature illuminated work. ISBN 0500270740 

WELCH Stuart Cary  
Imperial Mughal Painting
VG $20 B/C [ART 2] George Braziller 1978 FIRST EDITION softcover 119pp with full colour plates, sixteenth and seventeenth century Indian Mughal manuscript miniature illuminated work. ISBN 0807608718 

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