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The Bob Timberlake Collection [2006 Brunk Auction]

By: Brunk Auctions [Bob Timberlake]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Asheville, NC, Brunk Auctions: for July 15-16, 2006 Auctions (two sessions)

Seller ID: 2776

Condition: Very Good


Glossy wraps, 21.5 by 27.8 cm, 234 [6] pp., heavily illus. in full color. Very good with light wear to the wraps and corners. An impressive auction catalog representing the collections of artist Bob Timberlake, including firearms, decoys, primitives, canoes, Civil War material, coins and paper money, primitive furniture, figurines, paintings, tools, kitchenware, tools, etc. View more info

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New World Order: Contemporary Installation Art and Photography Art from China

By: Carol; Zijpp, Sue-an van der Lu

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rotterdam, Groninger: 2008

Seller ID: 1289

ISBN: 905662251X

Condition: Very Good


Wilson, Mark; Carol Yingchua Lu, et al. New World Order: Contemporary Installation Art and Photography Art from China. Rotterdam: Groninger Museum, 2008. Softcover, 232.3 by 29.2 cm, 199 pp. Very good with only the faintest signs of shelf wear to the wraps and a tiny nick on the spine. Exhibition guide, heavily illustrated in full color. No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books... View more info

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Christine Argillet Gallery Eye Around Dada & Surrealism Exhibition Announcement - Tzara, Arp, Duchamp, Cocteau, Kandinsky, Breton, etc.

By: Christine Argillet Gallery

Price: $30.00

Publisher: West Hollywood, Christine Argillet Gallery: 2001

Edition: Original

Seller ID: 1083

Condition: Fine


[Art] Christine Argillet Gallery. Eye Around Dada & Surrealism Exhibition Announcement. West Hollywood: Christine Argillet Gallery, 2001. Cardstock gatefold, 5 by 7-inches that opens to 10 by 7-inches. Fine with original parchment sleeve. An announcement for an exhibition of watercolors, drawings, etchings, and photographs from the Pierre Argillet collection, featuring Tzara, Arp, Duchamp, Cocteau, Kandinsky, Breton, etc. Cover has black and grey geometric designs... View more info

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Pop Trickster Fool: Warhol Performs Naivete

By: Cresap. Kelly M.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Urbana, IL, University of Chicago: 2004

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 1410

Condition: Very Good +


Cresap. Kelly M. Pop Trickster Fool: Warhol Performs Naivete. Urbana. IL: University of Illinois Press, 2004, first printing. Hardcover, no jacket as issued, 16 by 23.5 cm, xi 234 pp. Unread copy with minor bumping to the upper corners and tail of spine. No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. From the publisher: “What Andy Warhol didn't know--or pretended not to know--changed history. He habitually adopted the guise of a fool in public, which made it... View more info

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Uovo Magazine 18: Uovo Open Office, July-September 2008 w/CD

By: Davies, Lillian, editor-in-chief

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Basel, Uovo Magazine: July-Sept. 2008

Seller ID: 2185

Condition: Near Fine


Issue no. 18, July-Sept. 2008. Wraps, 17 by 24 cm, 624 pp., heavily illustrated, with CD featuring Cage & Aviary, 13ghosts, Uncle 0, James Pants, Munk, etc. Near fine, unread copy with only faint signs of shelf wear to the wraps. The CD has no scratches. Uovo is “an independent voice for contemporary arts,” and this issue focuses on installation and performance art. Text is in English. No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. First Edition. View more info

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Dictionnaire des Peintres Sculpteurs Dessinateurs et Graveurs [Dictionary of Painters, Sculptors, Draughtsmen, and Engravers]

By: E. Bénézit

Price: $90.00

Publisher: France, Librairie Gründ: 1966

Seller ID: 29

Condition: Near Fine


This is a complete set (8 Volumes) of the 1966 edition of this great resource. Illustrated with black and white images. Hardcover, burgundy cloth with gilt spine titles, no dust jackets as issued. All 8 volumes appear to be unread and unused with only very faint shelf wear. The gilt titles are not faded at all, nor is the cloth (see the photo). A massive, lovely set that will require additional postage to send out of the United States. View more info

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Painters Painting: A Candid History of the Modern Art Scene, 1940-1970

By: Emile De Antonio; Mitch Tuchman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Abbeville Press: 1984

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 1462

ISBN: 0896594181

Condition: Fine


De Antonio, Emile; Mitch Tuchman. Painters Painting: A Candid History of the Modern Art Scene, 1940-1970. New York: Abbeville Press, 1984, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket, 18.5 by 23.5 cm, 192 pp., illus. The hardcover is fine, the jacket is very good with minor edge wear and a small crease on the front flat. No writing, highlighting, names, or other marks. The dust jacket is in a fresh mylar cover. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in... View more info

50 Pecas Do Museu De Arte Sacra Da Bahia (50 Pieces in the Museum of Religious Art of the Bahia)

By: Exhibition Catalogue

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brazil, Dow Química S.A.: 1981

Seller ID: 333

Condition: Very Good +


Brazil: Dow Química S.A., 1981. Very Good +/very good. Brazil: Dow Química S.A., 1981. Very Good +/very good. 50 Pecas Do Museu De Arte Sacra Da Bahia (50 Pieces in the Museum of Religious Art of the Bahia). Brazil: Dow Química S.A., 1981. Ovesized hardcover with dust jacket and plain card slipcase. White cloth with gilt spine and cover titles. TEXT IS IN PORTUGUESE! The book is in very good condition with only a few small, lights spots on the boards. The interi... View more info

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Picasso, Guernica - Signed

By: Fisch, Eberhard

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Breisgau, Herder Freiburg: 1983

Edition: First German

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 1153

Condition: Very Good


Fisch, Eberhard. Picasso, Guernica. Breisgau, Germany: Herder Freiburg, 1983. Hardcover with glossy boards, 21cm by 20cm, 95 pp. plus one fold-out. Text is in German. Light rubbing to the boards and corners. This copy is inscribed by Eberhard on the ffep to Alice Tankard, author of Picasso’s Guernica After Rubens’s Horrors of War: “For Mrs. Tankard, who discovered the most important connection between Rubens’ and Picasso’s world-famous anti-war pictures. E... View more info

Clare Leighton, An Exhibition: American Sheaves, English Seed Corn

By: Fletcher, William Dolan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, The Boston Public Library: 1977

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 495

Condition: Near Fine


Boston: The Boston Public Library, 1977. First edition. Near Fine. Boston: The Boston Public Library, 1977. First edition. Near Fine. [Clare Leighton] Fletcher, William Dolan. Clare Leighton, An Exhibition: American Sheaves, English Seed Corn. Boston: The Boston Public Library, not dated (c.1977). Staple-bound wraps, 7 by 10-inches, 28 pp. Near fine with only faint signs of wear to the covers. Five pages of text followed by the catalogue of the exhibition hel... View more info

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We Japanese: Being Descriptions of Many of the Customs, Manners, Ceremonies, Festivals, Arts and Crafts of the Japanese, Besides Numerous Other Subjects

By: Fujiya Hotel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Miyanoshita, Hakone, Japan, Fujiya Hotel, Ltd.: 1950

Seller ID: 2789

Condition: Good


Stab-bound wraps, printed cloth over card covers with a paper title label on the front cover, 15 by 21 cm, [xiix] 591 pp., “889 illustrations.” Wear to the edges and corners of the wraps and wear and peeling to the papers at the head and tail of the spine; there is evidence of a label that has been removed from the lower spine (see image); and the string in the stab binding has a couple of breaks and it looks like there have been at least two home repairs. The lea... View more info

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Press Photo of Bob Colacello with Andy Warhol Portrait

By: George Chinsee

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: 1386

Condition: Near Fine


[Warhol] Press Photo of Bob Colacello with Andy Warhol Portrait. No place, publisher or date, though certainly taken shortly after the portrait was completed in 1980. Press photo, 20.5 by 25.4 cm, verso blank aside from a code stamp. Near fine. Colacello is a writer, early editor of Warhol’s Interview, and author of Holy Terror: Andy Warhol Close Up. In this undated image, Colacello is seated in front of his portrait by Warhol which, thirty years later, he sold a... View more info

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Odon: Sourcier, Sorcier, Magicien [Mystical Weaver]

By: Gradenigo, Gourcuff; Lorsqu'Odon

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris, Gourcuff Gradenigo: 2010

Seller ID: 1897

Condition: New


Hardcover with dust jacket, 25 by 30.5 cm, 304 pp., illus. New, sealed in the publisher’s shrinkwrap. Text is in French. Oversized book that will require additional postage is mailing overseas. “Lorsqu'Odon – the mystical weaver – braids his works. He uses nets that trap the eyes. In his workshop, he chose a school of slowness, refusing to hurry. It offers happy mazes; imaginary pilgrimages. It creates a meditation on the finite and the infinite, the origin ... View more info

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Hung Hunt: Duographie

By: Hung, Nguyen Van; Philippe Hunt; Jaco Van Dormael, intro.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Brussels, Foundation Van Hung:

Edition: 1998

Seller ID: 2223

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, black cloth with red cover titles, dust jacket, 27 by 21.5 cm, 86 pp., illus. The hardcover is near fine with only faint signs of wear; the jacket is fair with edge wear and small tears, some creases, and a faint damp stain on the front panel that has not affected the book. A scarce hardcover copy of this collaboration between the artist Nguyen Van Hung and philologist and philosopher Philippe Hunt. Features full-color images of Hung’s paintings and sculp... View more info

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We’re All Going to Die

By: Hunt, Stefan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: np, WAGTD/Inspire Good Publishing Co.: 2017

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 2756

Condition: Near Fine


Orange cloth with white cover titles and decorations, 18 by 23.5 cm, [56] pp., illus. Near fine with a light bump at the foot of the spine. Produced by the Australian organization We’re All Going to Die, “this ‘children’s book for adults’ explores the role fear plays in our lives and how death can empower us to fear less and live more.” The philosophy behind WAGTD is “to remind you to celebrate life through the lens of death. Why? Because it cuts out the... View more info

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Gilbert & George: NEW DEMOCRATIC PICTURES

By: Jens Erik, Anders; Kold Sorensen, editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Denmark, Aarhus Kunst Museum: 1992

Edition: Limited ed

Seller ID: 614

ISBN: 8788575276

Condition: Near Fine


Denmark: Aarhus Kunst Museum, 1992. Limited ed. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. Sorensen, Jens Erik; Anders Kold, editors. Gilbert & George: New Democratic Pictures. Denmark: Aarhus Kunst Museum, 1992, limited edition of 2000 copies. Text is in Danish and English. Hardcover with dust jacket, 11 3/4 by 10 1/2-inches, 109 pp. Black cloth with bright yellow spine and cover titles. The hardcover is near fine with only faint signs of shelf wear and a very tiny remaind... View more info

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New York Cool: Painting and Sculpture from the NYU Art Collection

By: Karmel, Pepe, ed.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grey Art Gallery/New York University: 2008

Seller ID: 2197

Condition: New


Wraps, 19.7 by 27.4 cm, 207 pp., illus. New, still sealed in the publisher's shrinkwrap. From the publisher: “In art, eras rarely begin with new decades, and New York Cool proves that the years between 1955 and 1965 were at least as vital a phase as ‘the 60s.’ Taking a fresh look at a moment that has too long been viewed as a parenthesis between Abstract Expressionism and Minimalism/Pop art, this book documents the diversity of art made in New York during those ye... View more info

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Al Weiwei Architecture

By: Klein, Caroline, ed.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cologne, daab Media: 2011

Seller ID: 1658

ISBN: 3942597012

Condition: New


Hardcover, 176 pp. illus. New, still sealed in the publisher’s shrinkwrap. Text in English, German, Spanish, Italian, and French. No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA) is an open shop dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers. View more info

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Jakob Kolding: Shifting Realities

By: Kolding, Jacob; Jacob Proctor, intro., ed.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Zurich/Ann Arbor, Christoph Keller Editions with the University of Michigan Museum of Art: 2010

Seller ID: 2618

Condition: Near Fine


UMMA Projects 6. Wraps, 16.5 by 25.3 cm, 46 [14] pp., illus. Near fine, unread copy. “This publication unites recent collages, drawings, posters and sculptural works by Jakob Kolding (born 1971), examining different concepts of architectural space. Starting from an early fascination with modernist planning, the Danish artist shifted his focus toward a more general interest in the complex socio-economic and political conditions of city life, and more recently to more... View more info

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A Treatise on Etching: Texts and Plates

By: LaLanne, Maxime; S.R. Koehler, trans.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, The Page Company (Estes and Lauriet): 1880

Seller ID: 1951

Condition: Very Good


“Authorized American edition, translated from the second French edition.” Burgundy cloth with gilt spine and cover titles, top edge gilt, 17.5 by 24.2 cm, engraved frontis, xxx 79 pp., illus. Wear at the extremities and a stain on the back cover (approx. 3 by 9 cm). A rather charming and detailed look at the art of etching. Sections include the technical aspects of etching, definition and character of etching, tools and materials, preparing the plate, drawing on ... View more info