CHAGALL, M: Avissar Chagall Wall Plaque: The Tribe of Naphtali from Marc Chagall Stained Glass Window Series

Avissar Chagall Plaque: The Tribe of Naphtali from Marc Chagall Stained Glass Window Series, windowChagall, Marc. Avissar Chagall Plaque: The Tribe of Naphtali from Marc Chagall Stained Glass Window Series. Avissar, nd. Unmarked. Good. Plaque. (#26336) $35.00

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A wall plaque of one of the windows in the Stained Glass Windows for Jerusalem Series: The Tribe of Naphtali. Some bumps around the edge and scraping on the back.

Back text in English and Hebrew.

Glazed enamel on pressed wood. Measures 8×9.5 inches.

Naphtali, the second son of Jacob and Bilhah, was known as a swift runner, comparable to a hind. The Tribe of Naphtali settled in the northern part of Israel and experienced relative ease and peace in comparison to the other tribes.

Chagall (1887-1985) was a Russian-French artist of Belarusian Jewish origin. An early modernist, he was associated with several major artistic styles and created works in virtually every artistic format, including painting, book illustrations, stained glass, stage sets, ceramic, tapestries and fine art prints.

DA VINCI, LEONARDO: Leonardo da Vinci: From the Adoration of the Magi to the Annunciation (Readings and Itineraries Guide Book 2)

Monti, Raffaele. Leonardo da Vinci: From the Adoration of the Magi to the Annunciation (Readings and Itineraries Guide Book 2). Sillabe, 1998. ISBN: 8886392672. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26335) $10.00

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Color reproductions. Chronology. Bibliography. Descriptive text. Map. 32p.

APERTURE: Aperture 115: New Southern Photography Between Myth and Reality (Summer 1989)

Hagen, Charles; Richardson, Nan (editors). Aperture 115: New Southern Photography Between Myth and Reality (Summer 1989). Aperture, 1989. ISBN: 0893813788. Unmarked. Some sun fading on cover. Very Good. Paperback. (#26334) $25.00

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This issue celebrates the richness and diversity of Southern visions, reflecting the richness and diversity of the South itself.

Includes an interview with William Eggleston (with his photos) by Charles Hagen. Also William Christenberry, Debbie Fleming and Michael Nichael (text and photos) on “Nick Nicholas’s Tacky Tour of the South.”

Advertisements. 80p.

NATIONAL HISTORY MUSEUM OF LOS ANGELES COUNTY: Sweat of the Sun, Tears of the Moon: Gold and Emerald Treasures of Colombia

Sweat of the Sun, Tears of the Moon: Gold and Emerald Treasures of Colombia. National History Museum of Los Angeles County, 1981. ISBN: 0960651403. Unmarked. Good. Paperback. (#26333) $10.00

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Illustrated throughout. Includes essays by Peter T. Furst, Peter C. Keller, William B. Lee and Kenneth Ruddle, C. Reichel-Dolmatoff, Richard Evans Schultes and Alec Bright. Introduction by Luis Duque Gomez.

Topics include Colombian Emeralds, Gold Pectorals, Gold Working, Pre-Colombian Gold Working, Colombian Indian Cosmology, and more.

CHASE-RIBOUD, B: Chase-Riboud (The work of Barbara Chase-Riboud, Galleria Giulia – arte contemporanea, 2004)

Chase-Riboud (The work of Barbara Chase-Riboud, Galleria Giulia - arte contemporanea, 2004), book cover Chase-Riboud (The work of Barbara Chase-Riboud, Galleria Giulia – arte contemporanea, 2004). Galleria Giulia – arte contemporanea, 2004. Unmarked. Signed. Very Good. Paperback. (#26332) $20.00

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Beautiful color plates. Catalog of 3 marzo-17 aprile 2004 exhibition at Galleria Giulia.

Text in Italian and English. 24p. French flaps.

Barbara Chase-Riboud (b. 1939), is an internationally acclaimed visual artist, bestselling novelist and award-winning poet.

Established as a sculptor, Chase-Riboud attained international recognition with the publication of her first novel, Sally Hemings.

PAALEN, W: Wolfgang Paalen: Implicit Spaces (May 17 – July 12, 2007)

Wolfgang Paalen: Implicit Spaces (May 17 – July 12, 2007). Frey Norris Gallery Annex, 2007. ISBN: 9780979514104. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26330) $28.00

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Beautiful color plates. Essay by Andreas Neufert, with photographs. Catalog for May 17 – July 12, 2007 exhibition. 45p.

Wolfgang Robert Paalen was a German-Austrian-Mexican painter, sculptor and art philosopher. A member of the Abstraction-Creation group from 1934–35, he joined the influential Surrealist movement in 1935. Later he founded his own counter-surrealist art-magazine DYN.

CARRINGTON, K: Keonora Carrington: The Talismanic Lens (February 7-March 30, 2008)

Keonora Carrington: The Talismanic Lens (February 7-March 30, 2008). Frey Norris Gallery Annex, 2008. ISBN: 9780979514128. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26331) $45.00

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Beautiful color plates. Essays by Ara H. Merjian and Gabriel Weisz Carrington. Catalog for February 7-March 30, 2008 exhibition. 52p.

Leonora Carrington (1917-2011) was an English-born Mexican artist, surrealist painter, and novelist. A Surrealist painter, she was also a founding member of the Women’s Liberation Movement in Mexico during the 1970s.