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.

ARTHUR M. SACKLER GALLERY: Yokohama Prints From Nineteenth-Century Japan (Exhibition Booklet)

Yokohama Prints From Nineteenth-Century Japan (Exhibition Booklet), book cover Yokohama Prints From Nineteenth-Century Japan (Exhibition Booklet). Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, 1990. Unmarked. Booklet accompanied traveling exhibition. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26325) $14.00

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Organized by the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, the show presented Japanese color woodblock prints dating from 1860-1890. Map and 8 beautiful color images. Prints from the William and Florence Leonhart collection. Artists include Hiroshige, Yoshikazu, and Yoshifuji. 10p.

Yokohama Prints From Nineteenth-Century Japan (Exhibition Booklet), inside pages

CASTLEMAN, R: Modern Art in Prints

Castleman, Riva. Modern Art in Prints. New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1973. ISBN: 0870704613. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26324) $12.00

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Exhibition catalog for a show organized under the auspices of The International Council of The Museum of Modern Art. Essay on the care and preservation of prints by Antoinette King. 76p.

Illustrated in color and B/W.

Artists include Matisse, Picasso, Hundertwasser, Soulages, Frankenthaler, Jim Dine, Roy Lichtenstein, Victor Vasarely, and others.

MOMA: Recent Painting USA. Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

Recent Painting USA. Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), 1962. Unmarked. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26306) $10.00

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Catalog for a traveling exhibition sponsored by The Junior Council of the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). Foreword by Walter Bareiss and Anne K. Jones. Introduction by Alfred H. Barr. Exhibition checklist.

Illustrated artists include Elmer Bischoff, John Button, Leon Golub, Robert Hansen, Jacob Landau, Richard Linder, Nathan Oliveira, Paul Wonner, and others. Measures 7.5×10 inches. All images in B/W.