DA VINCI, LEONARDO: Leonardo da Vinci: From the Adoration of the Magi to the Annunciation (Readings and Itineraries Guide Book 2)

Monti, Raffaele. Leonardo da Vinci: From the Adoration of the Magi to the Annunciation (Readings and Itineraries Guide Book 2). Sillabe, 1998. ISBN: 8886392672. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26335) $10.00

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Color reproductions. Chronology. Bibliography. Descriptive text. Map. 32p.

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.

WHISTLER, JM: Whistler’s Peacock Room Tray and Note Card Set

 Whistler's Peacock Room Tray and Note Card Set, image componentsWhistler, James McNeill. Whistler’s Peacock Room Tray and Note Card Set. Smithsonian Museum, Fringe Home, 2012. Very Good. (#26329) $25.00

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The Peacock Tray and Notecard Set is new and unopened. Some gold leaf has flaked off on the 6×9 inch tray. It also includes twelve 4×6 inch peacock cards and envelopes, tied with a grosgraim peacock blue ribbon.

ART IN AMERICA: Art in America (Number 3, 1960): The Precisionists

Art in America (Number 3, 1960): The Precisionists, book coverRussell Lynes. Art in America (Number 3, 1960): The Precisionists. New York: Art in America Company, 1962. Unmarked. Good. Hardcover. (#26328) $20.00

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Illustrated. Features The Precisionists. Contributors include Martin Friedman, Edward Deming Andrews, Vincent J. Scully, Jr., HH Arnason.

Precisionism was the first indigenous modern-art movement in the United States and an early American contribution to the rise of Modernism.

Also Beaumont Newhall on Henri Cartier-Gresson, Exhibition Reviews, Art in Haiti, and more. 152p.

CHAGALL, M: Medaenas: Marc Chagall

Medaenas: Marc Chagall, book coverKorn, Henry. Medaenas: Marc Chagall. Medaenas and The Artist’s Limited Edition, 1985. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26327) $12.00

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Beautifully illustrated with 13 color plates and 1 B/W images. “Birthday” (1915), is a color foldout plate. Measures 9×12 inches.

Chagall (1887-1985) was a Russian-French artist of Belarusian Jewish origin. An early modernist, he was associated with several major artistic styles and created works in virtually every artistic format, including painting, book illustrations, stained glass, stage sets, ceramic, tapestries and fine art prints.

This book is one of a series of Medaenas monographs on the arts produced by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

MOMA: Painting and Sculpture Acquisitions (January 1, 1957-December 31, 1957)

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Painting and Sculpture Acquisitions (January 1, 1957-December 31, 1957). Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), 1957. Unmarked. Some age tanning. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26312) $12.00

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B/W illustrations. 24p. Measures 7.5×10 inches. Artists include Redon, Klee, Schiele, Klimt, Grosz, Picasso, Mondrian, Delaunay, Shahn, Pollock, Motherwell, and others.