GIRARD, A: Folk Art from the Global Village: The Girard Collection at the Museum of International Folk Art

Larsen, Jack Lenor. Folk Art from the Global Village: The Girard Collection at the Museum of International Folk Art. Museum of New Mexico Press, 1995. ISBN: 0890134642. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26175) $12.00

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Beautifully illustrated, including a poster of Girard with a portrait by Charles Eames. Forward by Alexander H. Girard. Measures 7.5×8.5 inches. Alexander Girard (1907–1993) amassed the largest cross-cultural folk art collection in the world.

OVERLAND, C: French Graphics from the Elvehjem Art Center Collection

French Graphics from the Elvehjem Art Center Collection, book coverOverland, Carlton. French Graphics from the Elvehjem Art Center Collection. Elvehjem Art Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1975. Unmarked. Previous owner’s name on cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26174) $15.00

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Catalog for April 11-May 25, 1975 exhibition. B/W reproductions. 24p. Glossary. Measures 5×8 inches.

French Graphics from the Elvehjem Art Center Collection, internal pages

KURTZ, KD: Sacramento’s Pioneer Patrons of Art: The Edwin Bryant Crocker Family

Sacramento's Pioneer Patrons of Art: The Edwin Bryant Crocker Family, book coverKurutz, KD. Sacramento’s Pioneer Patrons of Art: The Edwin Bryant Crocker Family. Sacramento County Historical Society, 1985. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26172) $24.00

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B/W illustrations. Edwin Bryant Crocker and Margaret Eleanor Rhodes Crocker founded the Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento, California, the longest continuously-operating art museum in the West. This booklet recounts the history of the museum and the family.

BLENHEIM PALACE: Blenheim Park and Gardens

Woodstock Blenheim Palace. Blenheim Park and Gardens. Oxford: Alden Press, 1992. Unmarked. Illustrated in B/W and color. Map. 32p. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26145) $12.00

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Blenheim Palace, situated in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England, is the principal residence of the dukes of Marlborough, and the only non-royal non-episcopal country house in England to hold the title of palace. Measures 8 inches square.

VATICAN: Vintage Brochure: The Vatican City

Vintage Brochure: The Vatican City, cover Vintage Brochure: The Vatican City. The Vatican, 1988. Unmarked. Very Good. Brochure. (#26113) $16.00

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In English. 24 illustrated panels that fold into a brochure measuring 8.75×4.25 inches. Map, plan, 9 color illustrations. Sections on The Holy See, Saint Peter’s, The Apostolic Palace, The Museums, and general information. Also a loose, double-sided insert title “Three Roman Itineraries.”

CECCHINI, G: The Piccolomini Library in Siena Cathedral

The Piccolomini Library in Siena Cathedral, book coverCecchini, Giovanni. The Piccolomini Library in Siena Cathedral. The Opera Metropolitana of Siena, 1959. Unmarked. Some edge wear on cover. Very Good. Paperback. (#26104) $12.00

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Beautiful color plates. Measures 5×7.75 inches.

Siena Cathedral is a medieval church in Siena, Italy. Piccolomini was elected Pope Pius II in 1456 and the library was built by his nephew, who became Pope Pius III.

The Piccolomini Library in Siena Cathedral, inside page

CORCORAN: Five Years: The Friends of the Corcoran: The Contemporary Spirit

Corcoran Gallery of Art. Five Years: The Friends of the Corcoran: The Contemporary Spirit. Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1966. Unmarked. Some sunning on cover. Good. Paperback. (#26084) $16.00

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Catalog for October 7-30, 1966 exhibition. B/W reproductions. 75 plates. Artists include Milton Avery, Degas, Raphael Soyer, Hans Hofmann, James Weeks, Man Ray, George Segal and others.