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

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.

ERNI, H: Hans Erni Museum Catalog and Brochure

Hans Erni Museum Catalog and Brochure, Catalog cover Hans Erni Museum Catalog and Brochure. Hans Erni Museum, 1980. Unmarked. This is a Catalog of Works and a Museum Brochure. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26805) $16.00

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Catalog is 12p on yellow stock. Images on front and back pages. Text German, French, and English.

Also a museum pamphlet. The pamphlet measures 8.25×12.25 inches unfolded. It is folded into 6 panels, 3 on each side. 7 images and information about the museum. Text in French, German, and English.

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.

HOCKNEY, D: Pictures by David Hockney

Pictures by David Hockney. Harry N Abrams, 1979. ISBN: 0810922231. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26799) $10.00

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Introduction by David Hockney. Selected and edited by Nikos Stangos. 144 illustrations, including 61 in full color. Measures 8.75×10 inches.

This is a representative survey of Hockney’s work through 1979, in every medium. Includes early sketches, paintings, and his colored and pressed paper pulp series. Includes stll-lifes, portraits, California, pools and water, set designs, and more.

ROSENBLUM, R: On Modern American Art (Selected Essays by Robert Rosenblum)

Rosenblum, Robert. On Modern American Art (Selected Essays by Robert Rosenblum). Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1999. ISBN: 0810936836. Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26798) $12.00

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Beautiful copy with unclipped dust jacket. Nicely illustrated in B/W. 384p. Index.

These essays, written between 1958 and 1998, examines a cross-section of notable late 20th century American artists, including Willem de Kooning, Arshile Gorky, Jeff Koons, Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein, Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko, Frank Stella, Andy Warhol, and Andrew Wyeth.