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Image for Art & Sole: Contemporary Sneaker Art & Design

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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Treasures from Inventory I: “Seventeen Loves,” Martha Jackson Gallery 15th Anniversary Celebration 1953-1968

By: Jackson, Martha

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Martha Jackson Gallery (printed in Italy by Fratelli Pozzo-Salvati-Gros Monti & Co.): 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2938

Condition: Very Good


Staple-bound, printed acetate wraps, 17 by 22 cm, 20 pp., illus. with 9 color images and 8 black and white images. Very good with light wear and a couple small cracks to the acetate wraps. An anniversary catalog for this well-known New York gallery, including works by Arshile Gorky, Jean Dubuffet, Willem de Kooning, Francis Bacon, Henry Moore, Victor Vasarely, Karel Appel, etc. 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 remainder dot on the bottom edge. The jacket is very good with light wear to the edges, some chipping to the tail of the spine and ... 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 years. James Lee Byars, Alex Katz, Yayoi Kusama, Agnes Martin, Kenneth Noland, Robert Rauschenberg and Frank Stella are present... View more info

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Revelations: Alabama’s Visionary Folk Artists

By: Kemp, Kathy; Keith Boyer, photography; Gail Trechsel, intro.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Birmingham, AL, Crane Hill Publishers: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2959

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dust jacket, black cloth with gilt spine and cover titles, 27 by 26 cm, 224 pp., fully illustrated in color. Very good with light bumping to the lower corner of the front cover; the jacket is very good with light edge wear and a 2 cm tear on the bottom edge of the rear panel. “Alabama is increasingly viewed as an active center of visionary folk art, producing a high volume of exceptional artists and work. Revelations [is] the first definitive volume covering Alabama’s key visionary folk artists,” including profiles of 31 artists and over 125 color reproductions of their... View more info

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William Kentridge: Carnets D’Egypte [with DVD] English-language Edition

By: Kentridge, William

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Paris, Éditions Dilecta/Musée du Louvre Éditions: 2010

Edition: first English-language edition

Seller ID: 2928

Condition: Very Good +


Hardcover, illustrated boards over grey cloth spine and white spine titles, 22.8 by 17.2 cm, [v] 64 [6] pp., illus., heavily illus. in color, DVD in pocket mounted on rear free endpaper. Very good with minor rubbing at the corners and a tiny, faint spot on the spine cloth on the front cover. The DVD is fine. “Carnets D'Egypte is William Kentridge's multimedia excavation of one of his favorite subjects: ancient Egypt,” relates the publisher. “’Egypt has to be both believed and disbelieved at the same time,’ he proposes, explaining his attraction to its intermingling of myth and hi... 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 modern art, advertising, and typography. Chapters include “Plastic organization,” “Visual representation,” and “T... 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 psychological conceptions of such spaces.” No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. We ship our books in boxes... 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 not be necessary for you to refer back and forth through pages and pages to find the help you need. Simply choose the paintin... 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 the plate with the needle, biting, finishing the plate, accidents (and their repair), proving and printing, etc. View more info

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O, Appalachia: Artists of the Southern Mountains

By: Lampell, Ramona; Millard Lampell; David Larkin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Stewart, Tabori & Chang, Inc.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2962

ISBN: 1556700989

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover with dust jacket, red cloth with black spine titles and blind-stamped cover titles, 23.5 by 31.1 cm, 256 pp., heavily illustrated in full color. Near fine hardcover in a very good jacket with light edge wear. From the front flap: “Hidden among the ridges hollows and small towns of the mountains that sprawl from Virginia to Alabama, self-taught artists are producing works of raw power and striking originality. In O, Appalachia we are given the opportunity both to see the art and to meet the artists, sharing their experiences, memories, and feelings. It is a door, in book form, by ... 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 unique qualities and that should be archived. Particular attention is paid to small vibrations in art that may be missed by t... View more info

Image for Japanese Prints and Their Creators: A short story of Japanese colored prints - - the lives and the works of the great masters of the Ukiyo-Ye School

Japanese Prints and Their Creators: A short story of Japanese colored prints - - the lives and the works of the great masters of the Ukiyo-Ye School

By: Leibowitz, Adolphe

Price: $20.00

Publisher: [Chicago], Printed by The Shoreline Press [for the author]: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2925

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, light brown paper over boards over brown cloth spine, paper cover labels, 13 by 19.5 cm, 64 pp. including one color and three black and white plates. Some rubbing at the extremities, light wear to the boards, and a couple of faint drip marks on the front cover. Inscribed and signed on the dedication page, dated 1941, with the author’s address and phone number (just call Albany 8704) in pencil on the rear free endpaper. Includes a history of Japanese colored prints, the Ukiyo-e period and a list of its artists and the years they lived and worked, the process of Japanese woodbloc... View more info

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Deborah Butterfield [2014 Zolla/Lieberman Gallery Exhibition Catalog]

By: Lieberman, William, intro.; Nancy Princenthal, essay

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Zolla/Lieberman Gallery: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2971

Condition: Near Fine


Wraps, 28 by 24.2 cm, 45 [1] pp., fully illus. in color. Near fine with only faint signs of wear to the wraps. A beautifully illustrated exhibition catalog featuring Butterfield’s cast bronze and found steel horse sculptures, including images of her Washington Wood Studio/Greenhouse and Montana Steel Studio/Scrapyard. 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 catalogues span a wide variety of subjects, artists and styles. ***NOTE: Due to the size and weight of this collection, additi... View more info

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Esopus 14: Projects, Spring 2010 [Esopus Magazine]

By: Lippy, Tod, ed.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, The Esopus Foundation Ltd.: Issue 14, Spring 2010

Seller ID: 2845

Condition: As New


Issue 14, Spring 2010. Fine, still sealed in publishers shrink-wrap. Published by the Esopus Foundation “with the mission of providing an unmediated forum through which artists, writers, musicians, and other creative people can make a direct connection with the general public.” From the sticker on the shrink-wrap, “Inside this Issue: Over 200 pages of artists’ projects (including a pull-out poster, 40 removable inserts, and 6 fold-outs) by 12 contemporary artists, including Judy Pfaff, John Baldessari, Roxy Paine, John O’Connor, Kerry James Marshall, Barbara Probst, and Marcia Kur... View more info

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Dada/Surrealism: Orchestral Music by French Composers from 1917 to 1938 - Vinyl LP Record

By: London Symphony Orchestra, Milhaud, Françaix, Auric, Satie

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago, Mercury Record Corporation: 1967

Seller ID: 1053

Condition: Very Good


London Symphony Orchestra. Dada/Surrealism: Orchestral Music by French Composers from 1917 to 1938. Chicago: Mercury Record Corporation, 1967. LP, black vinyl with original sleeve. The LP is fine, the sleeve has light rubbing, corner bumping and wear, and a small remainder punch in the upper right corner. The London Symphony Orchestra conducted by Antal Doráti. Includes “Le Boeuf sur le Toit” by Milhaud, three selections from “Concertino for Piano and Orchestra” by Françaix, “Ouverture” by Auric, and “Parade” by Satie. The sleeve features “Object” (the fur cup) by ... View more info

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A Descriptive Catalogue of an Exhibition of Japanese Figure Prints from Moronobu to Toyokuni - Custom Bound Hardcover

By: Louis V. Ledoux

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, The Grolier Club: 1924

Edition: First edition, limited

Seller ID: 313

Condition: Fine


First edition limited to 300 copies. Hardcover, 6 1/4 by 9 1/2-inches, color frontis, xiv, 89 pp., 28 black & white plates. This copy has been expertly rebound by master bookbinder Vernon Wiering (Grand Rapids, Michigan); cream laid paper over a black Japanese cloth spine and paper spine label that resembles the original, and cream laid endpapers. Contents are complete and in fine condition. A truly beautiful copy. More than a handlist, this illustrated edition not only describes, but expounds on the prints and artists included. A fine addition for the collector of Japanese prints. View more info