Rubin, W: Frank Stella

Rubin, William. Frank Stella. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1970. Unmarked text. Some chipping and tears on dust jacket. Very Good in good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26261) $18.00

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Spans the entire first decade during which Stella was an established artist. Includes his early transitional works, painted during his first months in NY and the austere and enigmatic Black paintings that followed, viewed in the context of historical art and art of the sixties.

Photos of the artist. Notes. Chronology. Bibliography.176p. 83 illustrations (18 in color, 4 foldouts).

Schiele, E: Egon Schiele, Eros and Passion (Pegasus Library)

Egon Schiele, Eros and Passion (Pegasus Library), book cover Schroeder, Klaus Albrecht. Egon Schiele, Eros and Passion (Pegasus Library). Prestel, 1999. ISBN: 379132229X. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26253) $10.00

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Beautifully illustrated. Examines the erotic work of the Expressionist artist within the perspective of history’s shifting views concerning beauty, aesthetics and decency.

Schiele (1890-1918) was a major figurative painter of the early 20th century. Bibliographic notes. 120p.

BEASLEY, B: Bruce Beasley : An Exhibition of Acrylic Sculpture

Beasley, Bruce; Elsner, William H. Bruce Beasley : An Exhibition of Acrylic Sculpture. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 1972. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26251) $10.00

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28 B/W plates. Also illustrated details and models. Photographs of the artist. Catalog for 1973 exhibitions at San Francisco, Santa Barbara, and San Diego museums. Measures 8×9 inches. Bruce Beasley (b. 1939) is an American abstract expressionist sculptor.

MET MUSEUM: Recent Acquisitions: A Selection 1998-1999 (Fall 1999, Vol. LVII, Number 2)

Holt, Joan. Recent Acquisitions: A Selection 1998-1999 (Fall 1999, Vol. LVII, Number 2). New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999. Unmarked. 84p. Some rubbing on cover. \Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26242) $10.00

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Extensively illustrated. Fall, 1999. Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin acquisitions in 1998-1999.

WEINBERG, H: John Singer Sargent in the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Weinberg, H. Barbara and Herdich, Stephanie L. John Singer Sargent in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000. Unmarked. Beautifully illustrated in color. 64p.Bibliography. Notes. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26239) $16.00

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Focus is on paintings and drawings in the Met’s collection. Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Spring 2000 issue.

Essay “Sargent’s Career as Seen Through the Metropolitan’s Collection.” Measures 8.5 x 11 inches. Bibliography.

John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) was an American artist, considered the “leading portrait painter of his generation” for his evocations of Edwardian era luxury.

LOBDELL, F: Frank Lobdell: Works, 1947-1992

Frank Lobdell: Works, 1947-1992, book coverJones, Caroline A. Frank Lobdell: Works, 1947-1992. Stanford University Museum of Art, 1993. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26238) $18.00

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Catalogue for 1993 exhibition. Bibliographic references. Exhibition checklist. 36p. Illustrated in color/black and white (7 plates, 16 figures).

Many photographs, including one with Elmer Bischoff and Richard Diebenkorn, ca 1959. Frank Lobdell (1921-2013) was an American painter, often associated with the Bay Area Figurative Movement and Bay Area Abstract Expressionism.

Lord, J: A Giacometti Portrait

Lord, James. A Giacometti Portrait. The Museum of Modern Art, 1965. Unmarked text. 68p. Very Good. Paperback. (#26230) $10.00

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Lord sat for eighteen days while Giacometti did his portrait in oil. This book is a picture of the artist at work. Includes photographs that show the progress of the portrait’s development.