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Image for Artist Robert Hagen’s Images of Australia

Artist Robert Hagen’s Images of Australia

By: Hagen, Robert

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hagen, Robert, International Art Services Ltd.: 1994

Edition: no edition stated

Seller ID: 2884

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dust jacket, glossy illustrated boards, 22.3 by 29 cm, 94 pp., heavily illus. in full color. Very good in very good jacket with light edge wear. Robert Hagan (1947 – ) is an Australian television personality, author, impressionist artist, and host of the Discovery show Splash of Color. In this book, Hagan “presents a fascinating picture of Australia in all her beauty and variety by recording over forty truly Australian scenes, coast to coast, includ... View more info

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Deep Blues: Bill Traylor 1854-1949

By: Helfenstein, Josef; Roman Kurzmeyer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 1999

Seller ID: 2916

ISBN: 0300081634

Condition: New


Wraps, 21 by 26.5 cm, 192 pp., illus. New, still sealed in the publisher’s shrink wrap. From the publisher: “Bill Traylor has become an almost mythical figure in the history of American folk art. Born into slavery in 1854, he only began to draw at the age of 82 in 1939, when he moved from the plantation where he was born to Montgomery, Alabama. From his observations on Montgomery's Monroe Avenue and his memories of his life on the plantation, he created his own ori... View more info

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Graphic: Inside the Sketchbooks of the World’s Great Graphic Designers

By: Heller, Steven; Lita Talarico

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The Monacelli Press: 2010

Edition: first American edition

Seller ID: 2847

ISBN: 1580932975

Condition: Very Good +


Softcover, 22 by 29.7 cm, 351 pp., heavily illus. Very good, unread copy with only a faint crease on the back cover. From the publisher: “We are constantly surrounded by design—in advertisements, in books and magazines, on the Internet, on television—and each graphic element we see was carefully constructed through a designer’s very personal process. Yet only the finished article is presented. Rarely do we gain insight into how visual solutions have been reache... View more info

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O que é Fluxus? O que não é! O porquê / What’s Fluxus? What’s Not! Why.

By: Hendricks, Jon, curator and editor

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Rio de Janeiro/Detroit, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil with The Gilbert and Lila Silverman Fluxus Collection Foundation: 2002

Edition: First Ed.

Seller ID: 2875

Condition: Fine


Hardcover with dust jacket with printed card slipcase, black cloth with white spine and cover titles, 25 by 31.5 cm, 272 pp., illus. with black and white images and color plates. Fine in fine jacket; slipcase has light soiling, wear and corner bumping. “This book ruminates on the definition of Fluxus through scholarly treatises by René Block and Tobias Berger, Ina Blom, Thomas Kellein, Joan Rothfuss, and Harry Ruhé; interviews with George Maciunas; and reproduction... View more info

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Custom Lettering of the ‘60s & ‘70s [60s & 70s]

By: Hughes, Rian, ed.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: [Gloucestershire], Fiell Publishing Ltd.: 2010

Edition: First Ed.

Seller ID: 2843

ISBN: 1906863032

Condition: Near Fine


Flexi-binding, 23 by 23 cm, 574 pp., heavily illus. Near fine with only light signs of shelf wear to the covers – appears unread. From the publisher, “a celebration of the beautiful and stylistically diverse hand-drawn lettering that was a unique feature of headline type before the advent of Letraset and the computer. Custom lettering gave designers' imaginations full rein to develop individualistic solutions unconstrained by typographic practicalities. This uniqu... View more info

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The Machine: As Seen at the End of the Mechanical Age

By: Hultén, K.G. Pontus

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Museum of Modern Art: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2909

Condition: Very Good


Lithographed, stamped and hinged metal boards, 21.5 by 24.4 cm, 216 [2] pp., illus. Very good with light scuffs and scratches to the metal covers, a few light dings to the back cover; the interior is lightly yellowed, and there is a small dampstain on the first leaf (see image). This volume, published as a companion to the MOMA exhibit of the same name, “is a collection of comments on technology by artists of the western world.” It includes a wide variety of artis... 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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Modern Art: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture

By: Hunter, Sam; John Jacobus; Daniel Wheeler

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 2000

Edition: third revised edition

Seller ID: 2899

ISBN: 0810943832

Condition: Fine


Hardcover with dust jacket, blue cloth with gilt spine titles, 23 by 29.7 cm, 448 pp., 857 illus. incld. 468 plates in full-color. Fine, unread copy in fine jacket. From the publisher: “Almost a half century ago, the painter Willem de Kooning said: ‘There's no way of looking at a work of art by itself; it's not self-evident—it needs a history, it needs a lot of talking about.’ The great works of modern art get talked about in this highly literate narrative over... View more info

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Art & Sole: Contemporary Sneaker Art & Design

By: Intercity

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Laurence King Publishing Ltd.: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2861

ISBN: 1856695654

Condition: Very Good


Softcover with title label on front cover, 19.5 by 27 cm, 239 pp., heavily illus. in full color. Very good with light wear to the edges and corners. Full-size original edition, “focusing exclusively on contemporary, cutting-edge sneaker design, Art & Sole sets out to explore and to celebrate the creative side of sneaker culture—showing the best and most original rarities and collaborations. These are not shoes that can be found in your average sports store.” 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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Frank Book Chapter 21: Italian Vs. Italian-American [Frank151 Magazine]

By: Johnsen, Greg, guest ed.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Frank151 Media Group: nd

Edition: Book 21

Seller ID: 2851

Condition: Very Good


Very good with light shelf wear to the wraps and corners. Guest curated by Greg Johnsen for SNAFU and Supernova. 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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Language of Vision

By: Kepes, Gyorgy; S. Giedion; S.I. Hayakawa

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Paul Theobald: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2908

Condition: Fair


Black cloth with silver spine and cover titles, lacking dust jacket, 22 by 28.3 cm, 228 pp., illus. Fair with wear at the spine ends and corners, a few scuff marks on the boards, a light musty smell, and a small spot of skinning on the rear pastedown. A classic exploration of optical communication, “one of the strongest potential means both to reunite man and his knowledge, and to re-form man into an integrated being.” Well-illustrated with examples of classic and... 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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The Best of the Joy of Painting with Bob Ross: America’s Favorite Art Instructor

By: Kowalski, Annette [Bob Ross]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company, Inc.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2914

ISBN: 0688092462

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover with dust jacket, white cloth with gilt spine titles, 28.5 by 22.3 cm, not paginated, heavily illustrated in [mostly] color. The hardcover is near fine with only minor bumping to the spine ends – it appears unread. The jacket is very good with light edge wear and faint yellowing. From the introduction: “This book has been designed to assist you in completing an entire painting at a time. Each set of instructions for a project is self-contained; it will n... 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

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Paperback Magazine, Issue One [Graphic Design, Periodical]

By: Latocha, Kris; Oliver Watson, eds.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Paperback: 2007

Seller ID: 1380

Condition: Near Fine


[Graphic Design, Periodical] Latocha, Kris; Oliver Watson, eds. Paperback Magazine, Issue One. London: Paperback, No. 1, Autumn/Winter 2007. Sewn wraps with dust jacket and inserts (see below), 14 by 19.8 cm, not paginated. Light wear and a few faint dents to the jacket only. The premier issue (of two produced) that, according to the publishers, “works as a catalogue of past and present creativity, with the aim to preserve and promote works and events that carry ... View more info

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Poster Auctions International Catalogues LX, LXI, LXII, LXIII, LXIV, 2013-2014

By: Lippert, Angelina; Jack Rennert; Terry Shargel

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Poster Auctions International: 2013-14

Seller ID: 1261

Condition: Fine


[Poster Art] Lippert, Angelina; Jack Rennert; Terry Shargel. Poster Auctions International Catalogues LX, LXI, LXII, LXIII, LXIV, 2013-2014. New York: Poster Auctions International, five catalogues for sales dated March 10, 2013; September 12, 2013; January 12, 2014; May 4, 2014; and September 21, 2014. Softcovers, 22.7 by 30.5 cm, not paginated, 563-627 lots per catalogue, index, bibliography, illus. Fine, unread copies. Heavily illustrated if full color, these ca... View more info