JOHNSON, RF: Rembrandt to Thiebaud: A Decade of Collecting Works on Paper

 Rembrandt to Thiebaud: A Decade of Collecting Works on Paper, book coverJohnson, Robert Flynn; Breuer, Karin and Louise Siddons. Rembrandt to Thiebaud: A Decade of Collecting Works on Paper. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 2007. ISBN: 9780884011279. Unmarked text. Bumped edges and spine. Stamped “Judy” on front end page. Good. Paperback. (#26833) $40.00

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Catalog for June 23-October 7, 2007 exhibition. 88p. Well illustrated.

An introduction to the Achenbach Collection for Graphic Arts at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, one of the most significant bodies of works on paper in an American museum. Color reproductions. Artists include Mantegna, Goltzius, Daguerre, Winslow Homer, Stanley Hayter, Richard Diebenkorn, Gerhard Richter, Julie Mehretu, Lucian Freud, etc.

KLEE, P: The Diaries of Paul Klee, 1898-1918

The Diaries of Paul Klee, 1898-1918, book coverKlee, Paul. The Diaries of Paul Klee, 1898-1918. University of California Press, 1968. ISBN: 0520006534. Unmarked text. Good. Paperback. (#26832) $19.00

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Edited with an introduction by Felix Klee. Illustrated. 434p.

In his Diaries Klee faithfully recorded the events of his inner and outer life from his nineteenth to his fortieth year.

The Diaries of Paul Klee, 1898-1918, inside pages

HISTORIC PRESERVATION: National Trust For Historic Preservation (Volume 29, Number 3, July-September 1977

Bullock, Helen D. (editor). Historic Preservation: National Trust For Historic Preservation (Volume 29, Number 3, July-September 1977). The Preservation Press, 1977. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26818) $12.00

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Illustrated. 48p. Measures 8.5×9 inches.

Includes the builder’s tradition, rural one-room school houses, carpenter tools, carousel figures, urban histories, painted graining, and more.

KLAPTHOR, MB: The First Ladies Hall. The National Museum of History and Technology, Smithsonian Institution

The First Ladies Hall. The National Museum of History and Technology, Smithsonian Institution, book coverKlapthor, Margaret Brown. The First Ladies Hall. The National Museum of History and Technology, Smithsonian Institution, 1981. ISBN: 0874741335. Unmarked text. Date on title page. Sticker inside cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26816) $10.00

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Introduction to a collection of dresses worn by First Ladies in every administration that is installed in period rooms so that the dresses are presented in surroundings much like those in which they were originally worn. 24p.

TAMM, E: Tallinn Church Renaissance

Tamm, Egle. Tallinn Church Renaissance. Tallinna Kultuurivaatuste Amet, 2004. ISBN: 9949108470. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26815) $16.00

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Text in English. Beautifully illustrated. Maps.

The Tallinn Church Renaissance project (2002-2006) restored 22 churches with cultural and historical value. 55p. Measures 6.75×8.25 inches. Tallinn is in Estonia.

Its Old Town is one of the best preserved medieval cities in Europe and is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

BROWN, J: Transformation: The Art of Joan Brown (Member Exhibition Invitation, Berkeley Art Museum and The Oakland Museum of California)

Brown, Joan Transformation: The Art of Joan Brown (Member Exhibition Invitation, Berkeley Art Museum and The Oakland Museum of California) Berkeley Art Museum and The Oakland Museum of California, 1998. Unmarked. Very Good. Invitation. (#26811) $14.00

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Four-sided card with images on back and front. Front is “Joan and Donald,” 1982, an image of Joan with her cat. The back image is “The Cypress Trees,” 1980.

Brown (1938-1990) was a notable member of the “second generation” of the Bay Area Figurative Movement. After a successful career as a teacher and painter, she died young, in a construction accident while installing an obelisk at the Sai Baba’s Eternal Heritage Museum.

PICASSO: Picasso: Sixty Years of Graphic Arts Commemorating his 85th Birthday

Picasso: Sixty Years of Graphic Arts Commemorating his 85th Birthday, book coverPicasso, Pablo. Picasso: Sixty Years of Graphic Arts Commemorating his 85th Birthday. Chicago: Kovler Gallery, 1966. Unmarked. Bumped corner. Acceptable. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26806) $10.00

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192 B/W thumbnails and 4 half page illustrations. References, Bibliography. Chronology. 42p.

Picasso: Sixty Years of Graphic Arts Commemorating his 85th Birthday, inside pages