MCCLELLAN, A: The Art Museum from Boullée to Bilbao

MCCLELLAN, A: The Art Museum from Boullée to Bilbao, book coverMcClellan, Andrew. The Art Museum from Boullee to Bilbao. University of California Press, 2008. ISBN: 9780520251267. Unmarked. B/W illustrations throughout. Index. Notes. 352p. Very Good. Paperback. (#26023) $18.00

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This thematic history of the art museum from its inception in the 18th century to the early 21st century offers an essential framework for understanding contemporary debates as they have evolved in Europe and the United States.

STOLLER, E: The Salk Institute (Building Block Series)

Stoller, Ezra. The Salk Institute (Building Block Series). Princeton Architectural Press, 1999. ISBN: 1568982003. Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26020) $12.00

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Filled with illustrations Introduction by D.S Friedman. Photographs by Ezra Stoller. Includes drawings and plans of the building. 83p. Unclipped dust jacket. Ezra Stoller is one of the preeminent architectural photographers of our time.

VENTURI AND RAUCH: Signs of Life: Symbols in the American City

Signs of Life: Symbols in the American City, book coverVenturi and Rauch, Architects and Planners. Signs of Life: Symbols in the American City. Aperture, 1976. Unmarked. Sun line tanning inside back cover. A couple of small red dot labels in book. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26015) $45.00

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Catalog for exhibition organized by Venturi and Rauch, Architects and Planners for presentation at the Renwick Gallery of the National Collection of the Fine Arts, February 26-September 30, 1976. Illustrated.

LEONARDO JOURNAL: Vol 5, No. 4, Autumn 1972

Malina, Frank J. Leonardo Journal (Vol 5, No. 4, Autumn 1972). Pergamon, 1972. Unmarked. Good. Paperback. (#26013) $30.00

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Artists: Eric Cameron, L. Pesek, Etienne Bertrand Weill. General articles: “Arne Jacobsen: Architecture and Fine Art” by Rod Hackney, “Art, technology, and satire: The legacy of Rube Goldberg” by Peter C. Marzio, and “Violence and caprice in recent art” by Lincoln Rothschild.

Illustrated. pp289-379. Notes include Frank Oppenheimer on the Exploratorium, Albert Garrett on space and time in art, and more.

Includes volume contents and author index insert for volume 5.

BASCOM HILL: Bascom Hill Historic District: University of Wisconsin, Madison

Bascom Hill Historic District: University of Wisconsin, Madison, book cover Bascom Hill Historic District Subcommittee. Bascom Hill Historic District: University of Wisconsin, Madison. 1973. Unmarked. Sun line on cover. Good. Staplebound Wraps. (#25998) $16.00

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Booklet prepared by the Bascom Hill Historic District Subcommittee, chaired by Frederick M. Logan, to study the Bascom Hill Historic District. Map. 24p.

BRUNNER, H: The Treasury in the Residenz Munich

The Treasury in the Residenz Munich, book coverBrunner, H. The Treasury in the Residenz Munich. Bayerische Verwaltung der Staatlichen Schlosser, Garten and Seen, 1975. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#25997) $12.00

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62p plus 24 black and white plates. The former royal palace of the Bavarian monarchs of the House of Wittelsbach in the centre of the city of Munich, Germany. The first buildings at this site were erected in the year 1385. The Residenz is the largest city palace in Germany and is known for its architecture, room decorations, and displays from the former royal collections.

WOODBRIDGE, SB: Ornament in Architecture: A Mapped Walking Tour in the Financial District of San Francisco

Woodbridge, Sally B. Ornament in Architecture: A Mapped Walking Tour in the Financial District of San Francisco. 1981. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25992) $16.00

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Map. Glossary, 20p. Covers 33 buildings in the San Francisco financial district.