PARIS, H: Harold Paris: The California Years

Selz, Peter (editor). Harold Paris: The California Years. University Art Museum, 1972. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26532) $10.00

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Exhibition catalog. Essays by Peter Selz, Kneeland McNulty, Lawrence Dinnean and Herschel B. Chipp. Bibliography. This exhibition spanned his ten-year residence in Berkeley. Paris (1925-1979) was an American sculptor and printmaker.

DEN HARTOG, J: [Drawings of ] The Liminal Garden (San Francisco Art Institute, 1998)

[Drawings of ] The Liminal Garden, book coverDen Hartog, Jacci. [Drawings of ] The Liminal Garden. San Francisco Art Institute, 1998. ISBN: 0930495322. Unmarked text.Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26531) $20.00

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Scenes and Views from the Garden of Between Not Quite Existing and Not Quite Not. Accompanied an exhibition at the Walter McBean Gallery of the San Francisco Art Institute (March 26-May3, 1998). Foldouts. 11 illustrations and a map of the garden plan.

Den Hartog (b. 1962) is an American sculpture. Her work has been included in exhibitions at the Corcoran Gallery, Washington, D.C. in the “Painting Outside Painting: 44th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting,” European galleries in the Netherlands, Denmark and the Czech Republic.

[Drawings of ] The Liminal Garden, inside pages

AUSTIN, C: Nine Decades: The Northern California Craft Movement 1907 to the Present

Nine Decades: The Northern California Craft Movement 1907 to the Present, book coverAustin, Carole et al. Nine Decades: The Northern California Craft Movement 1907 to the Present. San Francisco Craft & Folk Art Museum, 1993. ISBN: 1877742031. Unmarked. Some age tanning around the edges. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26525) $10.00

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Exhibition catalog. Profusely illustrated.

Introduction by Kenneth Trapp. Essays by Carole Austin, Dyana Curreri-Chadwick and Ted Cohen.

Artists discussed range include Dale Chilhuly, Don Farnsworth, Viola Frey, Glen Lukens, Paul Marioni, Ron Nagle, Nance O’Banion, and others. Measures 9×12.5 inches.

ANDERSON COLLECTION: A Bay Area Connection: Works From the Anderson Collection 1954-1984

Triton Museum. A Bay Area Connection: Works From the Anderson Collection 1954-1984. Triton Museum, 1995. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26524) $20.00

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Exhibition catalog (November 1, 1995-January 28, 1996). Illustrated. Bibliography.

Artists include Robert Arneson, Bruce Conner, Richard Diebenkorn, Richard Shaw, Wayne Thiebaud, William T. Wiley and others. Contributors include Gordon Bloom, Katherine Church Holland, George Rivera, Sheryl Nonnenberg, Carolyn Kastner and Rachel Teagle.

Photographs of artists in the book and on back cover.

GIEDION, S: The Eternal Present: The Beginnings of Art (Mellon Lecture)

The Eternal Present: The Beginnings of Art (Mellon Lecture), book coverGiedion, S. The Eternal Present: The Beginnings of Art. Bollingen Series, Pantheon Books, 1962. Unmarked text. Previous owner’s name stamped on edge. Unclipped dust jacket under clear, protective cover. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26505) $32.00

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Text of the 1957 A. W. Mellon Lecture in the Fine Arts.

More than 500 illustrations, including 20 in color.

Contents: Art: A Fundamental Experience; The Means of Expression in Primeval Art; Symbolization (consisting of The Symbol in Primeval Art, Hands as Magic Symbols; Manifold Meanings of Circular Forms, Fertility Symbols, The Great Symbols); The Human Figure (consisting of Venus Figurines, Figures Without Heads; Female and Male Reliefs; Masks and Hybrid Creatures, and Hybrid Creatures); and The Space Conception of Prehistory.

BERKELEY ART MUSEUM: Selection 1966: The University Art Collections

Selection 1966: The University Art Collections, book coverSelz, Peter; Richardson, Brenda et al. Selection 1966: The University Art Collections. Univ of Calif Printing Dept., 1966. Unmarked text. 114p. Bumped corner. Good. Paperback. (#26496) $10.00

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Catalog for exhibition highlighting a selection of paintings and prints from the museum’s collection. Selections from all periods for an exhibition mounted shortly before the (Berkeley) University Art Museum moved into a new building in 1968.

Reproductions in color and B/W.

GALGIANI, P: Simple Conjunctions: An Installation by Phillip Galgiani

Simple Conjunctions: An Installation by Phillip Galgiani, cover Simple Conjunctions: An Installation by Phillip Galgiani. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMoMA), 1986. ISBN: 0918471095. Unmarked. Some scraping on cover. Good. Spiral Bound. (#26464) $16.00

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Catalog for installation at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art 11 July–28 September, 1986. 24 pages, with 8 foldouts.

Installation plan foldout from John Humphrey Gallery, Scale 1:50. Text: James Welling. Artist bio. Exhibition checklist. Measures 9 inches square.

Galgiani (b. 1951) works in many different media, including photography, ceramics, fiber/textiles, and glass.

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