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

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.

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

ERNI, H: Hans Erni Museum Catalog

Hans Erni Museum Catalog, book cover Hans Erni Museum Catalog. Hans Erni Museum, 1980. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26804) $35.00

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Illustrated throughout. Text in German, French, and English. 34p plus an 4 biographical section on color stock. Measures 8.25×11.75 inches.

This catalog offers a guide to the work of this extraordinary artist.

Hans Erni (1909-2015) was a Swiss painter, graphic artist and sculptor. His prolific career includes designs for the Swiss Red Cross and UNESCO as well as murals, art, and design work. His museum, in Luzerne, opened in 1979.

ERNI, H: Poster of Hans Erni Museum Wall Painting Panta Rhei (“All Things are in Flux”)

Poster of Hans Erni Museum Wall Painting Panta Rhei ("All Things are in Flux"), poster panelErni, Hans. Poster of Hans Erni Museum Wall Painting Panta Rhei (“All Things are in Flux”). Hans Erni Museum, 1980. Very Good. Poster. (#26803) $95.00

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Poster is folded into 12 panels. Printed on both sides, with color images on one side and Black/White images and text on the other. Photographs of the artist at work.

Unfolded measurement is 49×29.5 inches unfolded. Folded side is 8.25×11.75 inches.

Text is in German, French and English.

Depicted figures include Prometheus, Darwin, Gutenberg, Einstein, and others. Hans Erni (1909-2015) was a Swiss painter, graphic artist and sculptor. His prolific career includes designs for the Swiss Red Cross and UNESCO as well as murals, art, and design work. His museum, in Luzerne, opened in 1979.

PICASSO: The Saltimbanques

PICASSO:  The Saltimbanques, book coverCarmean, E.A. Jr. Picasso: The Saltimbanques. Washington DC: National Gallery, 1980. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26797) $10.00

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Exhibition catalog. 98p. Color and B/W illustrations, including technical studies showing what is below the surface images. Measures 9×10 inches.

Foreword by J. Carter Brown. Essay by E. A. Carmean, Jr. and Ann Hoenigswald with Barbara Miller. Chronology and Bibliography by Trinkett Clark.

The theme of the saltimbanque, or itinerant circus performer, dominated Picasso’s early 20th century work.