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Heraldic Bookplate Crafters (Catalog Numbers 1, 2, and 3)

By: The Heraldic Bookplate Crafters

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Calumet City, IL, The Heraldic Bookplate Crafters: 0

Seller ID: 020919

Condition: Fine


Three original catalogs of bookplate samples. Each catalog consists of an outer beige wrapper (one folded leaf) with black and white illustrations on the front and back panels and loose samples of bookplates and paper materials pertaining to placing orders contained within the wrapper. No date, circa 1925. Wrapper measures 4 1/4" x 6 1/2." Bookplates and other documents vary in size from anywhere in between about 1 1/2" x 3 1/2" to 4" x 6." Outer wrappers (folders), bookplates, and other paper materials are very clean and intact. A set of three Fine copies. All o... View more info

Paul Thiem Und Seine Kunst; Ein Beitrag Zur Deutung Des Problems: Deutsche Phantastik Und Deutscher Naturalismus

By: Thode, Henry

Price: $37.50

Publisher: G. Grote'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung. 1921. Berlin.: 1921

Seller ID: 1996

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Cloth backed illustrated boards. Illustrations. Contents: Der Kunstler; Der Dichter, Denker Und Musiker; Der Maler. View more info

What Did Gutenberg Invent?

By: Thompson, John S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, A. R. Tommasini: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019474

Condition: Collectible-Fine


No. 130 of 500 copies. No. 13 in A. R. Tommasini's Christmas Keepsakes series. Original publisher's white boards. 3 5/8" x 5 1/4." Twenty-one pages, complete. Gilt lettering and illustrated side portrait of Johannes Gutenberg on the front board. Original white card with a red illustrated side portrait of Gutenberg: "This booklet comes to you with Holiday Greetings from A. R. 'Tommy' Tommasini." Pages are clean; binding is tight. Very tiny, faint smudges on front board. A clean, fine copy. John S. Thompson (1872-1955) was the inventor of the Thompson Typecaster. In th... View more info

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Original Comic Strip Art - Don Tobin. The Little Woman. October 16, 1983.

By: Tobin, Don

Price: $50.00

Publisher: King Features Syndicate: 1969

Seller ID: 020548

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Original hand-drawn and engraved comic strip art by Don Tobin for the comic strip, The Little Woman. "Don Tobin" in black ink at the top of the panel; is possibly a printed signature because there is a purple stamp on the back that says, "Engraved by CP, Sep 19, 1969." Original black ink on white paper with white pigment for original corrections and editing. Caption handwritten in pencil. Original sticker on the side of the panel says, "[Copyright] King Features Syndicate, Inc., 1969. World rights reserved." While most of the panel is engraved, there are small han... View more info

The Japanese Touch to American Bouquet

By: Togo, Akemi

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1935

Seller ID: 015835

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


A collection of 13 folders in a textured cardstock portfolio with black ribbon closure, some discoloration and chipping of portfolio. Each folder explains and illustrates a principle of moribana, a style of Japanese flower arranging. Illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings. View more info

Printers' Marks, Curious and Challenging

By: Tommasini, A. R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, A. R. Tommasini: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019472

Condition: Collectible-Fine


No. 479 of 800 copies. No. 20 in A. R. Tommasini's Christmas Keepsakes series. Original publisher's red cloth binding. 3 5/8" x 5 1/4." Thirty-seven pages, complete. Twenty-four plates, complete. Gilt fleur-de-lis decoration on front cover. Endpapers have red and white fleur-de-lis pattern. Colophon in back with information on the book's printing and the edition number. Original card laid-in with "ART" (A. R. Tommasini's initials) emblem: "This booklet, number twenty in a series of Christmas Keepsakes, comes to you with Holiday Greetings from A. R. Tommy Tommasini.... View more info

Original Ink Drawing, Inscribed by Artist

By: Trachte, Don

Price: $37.50

Seller ID: 015874

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


One sheet of paper with marker drawing of cartoon character Henry and his dog and the inscription "To Lori Bart From Henry and Don Trachte". Small spots on paper, not affecting drawing. Don Trachte (1915-2005) drew the Sunday version of the newspaper cartoon character "Henry" from 1948-1993. This character had been created in 1932 by Carl Thomas Anderson. View more info

Goya; A Study of his Portraits 1797-99

By: Trapier, Elizabeth Du Gue

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Hispanic Society of America, Trustees. 1955. New York.: 1955

Seller ID: 1964

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Cloth. Illustrations. Born in 1746, Goya studied art in his birthplace of Aragon, journeyed to Italy and made Madrid his home. His paintings from this two-year period can be isolated because of their style, date or documentation. Some selected paint ings are: The Duchess of Alba; Bernardo Iriarte; General Urrutia; Manuel Lapena, Marquis of Bondad Real; Charles IV, King of Spain; etc. View more info

Three Centuries of Landscape Drawing; Exhibition Held in August Through October 1940

By: Trivas, N. S., Curator of Art

Price: $20.00

Publisher: E. B. Crocker Art Gallery. 1941. Sacramento, California.: 1941

Seller ID: 1970

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Wrappers. Illustrations. Illustrations include: H. Muehlich "Judgment of Paris"; Jan de Cock "Flight Into Egypt"; P. Potter, "Deer in Wood"; J. H. Fragonard "Park"; G. P. Pannini "Ruins of the Faustina Temple"; G. von Dillis "Landscape with Broo k"; etc. View more info

French Masters Rococo to Romanticism. An Exhibition of Paintings, Drawings & Prints.

By: UCLA Art Council

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, UCLA Art Council: 1961

Seller ID: 6298

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


72 page illustrated exhibition catalogue, one color illustration, the rest black and white, biographical notes on the artists, printed wrapper, 11 3/4 x 8 3/4". Very good, wrapper lightly soiled. Fragonard, Pater, Coypel, Chardin, Prud'hon, Gericault, and others. View more info

Original Portrait Photograph - Fritz Reiner

By: Underwood and Underwood Studios

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Underwood and Underwood Studios: 1922

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019164

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Black and white portrait photograph of Fritz Reiner. He is shown seated facing viewers with light shining on him from his right. Dated December 1922. 6 1/2" x 9 1/2." Reiner inscribed a date and signature, "Fritz Reiner, Columbus, Dec. 1922," on his right hand in ink pen. On the front, there is an imprint from the photography studio, Underwood & Underwood Studios, which was based in New York. On the back, one of the stamps from the studio says, "Fritz Reiner, Conductor, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra." The other stamp addresses the studio's copyright policy. Ther... View more info

A Comprehensive Representation of the Printing of Lawton Kennedy; On Exhibition in the Skyroom of Gleeson Library, University of San Francisco, Golden Gate and Parker Avenues, November 8th to December 11th, 1959

By: University of San Francisco

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, University of San Francisco: 1959

Seller ID: 020956

Condition: Fine


Original program printed on white paper. 7 3/8" x 9 3/4." Three pages (one leaf folded in half with printing on three of the four panels), complete. Program printed on high-quality paper with a deckle edge at the bottom. Beautiful border decoration on front panel and custom typefaces featured throughout the program. Program is very clean and intact. A Fine copy. This program accompanies the opening of an exhibition featuring Lawton Kennedy's work in the printing industry and a reception on November 8, 1959 from 3 to 5 p. m. that honors Kennedy at the University of San Francisco'... View more info

Architecture Toscane Ou Palais, Maisons Et Autres Edifices De La Toscane Mesures Et Dessines Par A. Grandjean De Montigny Et A. Famin Architectes.; The Library of Architectural Documents Volume I

By: Van Pelt, John V.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Pencil Points Press, Inc. 1923. New York.: 1923

Seller ID: 2024

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Cloth backed boards. Illustrations. From the book: "This reprint of 'Architecture Toscane' is the first book in 'The Library of Architectural Documents'. Here all of the one hundred ten plates of the original edition, first published in Paris in 181 5, are reproduced with the greatest care and faithfulness." The table of architects and their works have been reproduced in English. View more info

Contemporary American Sculpture; The California Palace of the Legion of Honor, Lincoln Park, San Francisco, April to October, 1929

By: Various

Price: $75.00

Publisher: (National Sculpture Society). (1929). (San Francisco).: 1929

Seller ID: 1975

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Book and guide. Boards. Illustrations. From the Preface, the aim of the National Sculpture Society "has been to make this exhibition national in scope and to include the various tendencies in contemporary sculpture". Some artists featured are: A. Stirling Calder; Mary Elizabeth Cook; James Earle Fraser; Henry Hering; Isidore Konti; Paul Manship; Harriet Hyatt Mayor; etc, 352 pages. View more info

Bulletin of the Picture a Month Club, Volumes 1 & 2

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Picture a Month Club. (Circa 1931). Philadelphia.: 1931

Seller ID: 2016

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Cloth. Illustrations. Volume one, Number one through volume two, number twelve. 24 issues Bulletins describe art in general, a particular painting, the works of a particular artist or a specific process such as etching. A Book of the Month immitator that didn't make it View more info

Exposition Eugene Delacroix; Peintures, Aquarelles, Pastels, Dessins, Gravures, Documents. Two Volumes

By: Various

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Musees Nationaux. 1930. Paris.: 1930

Seller ID: 2017

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Cloth. Two volumes. In French. One volume is a catalog of artistic works and the other volume is illustrations. View more info

Hausgalerie Beruhmter Gemalde; Zweihundert Ausgewahlte Meisterwerke der Bedeutendsten Maler aller Zeiten in Farbengetreuer Weidergabe der Originale mit Kunsthistorischen Erlauterungen.Renaissance; Two Volumes

By: Various

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hermann Klemm. Berlin.: 0

Seller ID: 528

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Tipped in color plates. Two volumes. "House Gallery of Famous Paintings." Books are in German. Decorated front cover and spine. Ink notation front end papers dated 1931 and 1932 . Each volume 206 pages. Each measures 10 x 13. View more info

Parergon : From the Greek Word Meaning "Work By the Side of Work"

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Evansville, Ind., Mead Johnson & Company: 1947

Seller ID: 10092

Condition: Collectible-Fine


208 pages; illustrations; illustrated wrapper (9 3/4 x 12 1/2 inch). Although called "Third Edition" each of the three "editions" of this title are separate books, with completely different text. Contains illustrations (up to six a page) of paintings, photos, sculptures, and watercolors by various doctors of the United States. Fine clean copy. View more info

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The Good Things of " Life" : Second Series

By: Various

Price: $37.50

Publisher: White, Stokes, & Allen: 1885

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016007

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's brown cloth binding with red and gilt lettering, gilt illustration of St. Patrick's Day parade on front. Noticeable rubbing, especially at corners, and 2 chips from bottom edge of front cover. A collection of humorous drawings from "Life" Magazine, founded in 1883 as a humor and general interest magazine. Among the illustrators featured are John Ames Mitchell (1844-1918), one of the founders of the magazine, Harry Whitney McVickar (1868-1905) and William Henry Hyde (1858-1943). View more info

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The Good Things of " Life" : Fifth Series

By: Various

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes & Brother: 1888

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016008

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's cloth binding with black and gilt lettering, gilt illustration of nymphs and shepherds celebrating on front. Noticeable rubbing, especially at corners, chipping at top and base of spine, 2 inch split at bottom of front joint. A collection of humorous drawings from "Life" Magazine, founded in 1883 as a humor and general interest magazine. Among the illustrators featured are Harry Whitney McVickar (1868-1905) and Charles Dana Gibson (1867-1944), who got his start at "Life" magazine. View more info