WOOD, C: How to Draw Portraits. New York: The Studio, 1944

Wood, Charles. How to Draw Portraits. New York: The Studio, 1944. First American edition. Unmarked with age tanning on pages. Bookplate with no name pasted on end page. No dust jacket. Small tear at spine. Acceptable. Hardcover. (#26791) $10.00

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Topics range from materials, composition, and lighting to Hands, Drawing with Feeling, and Water Color wash. 64p.

NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART: A Walking Tour: Landscape Paintings at the National Gallery of Art

A Walking Tour: Landscape Paintings at the National Gallery of Art, front cover A Walking Tour: Landscape Paintings at the National Gallery of Art. 1993. Unmarked text. Bends on the corners. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26761) $12.00

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Small color illustrations. A self-guided walking tour of the National Gallery collection in 1993. Begins in the West Building and ends in the East Building.

Artists include Bellini, Lorrain, Rembrandt, Turner, Monet, Cézanne, Kiefer, and others. Plan of the building. Measures 6×10 inches. 21p.

A Walking Tour: Landscape Paintings at the National Gallery of Art, inside page

GARDNER, H: Artful Scribbles: The Significance Of Children’s Drawings

Gardner, Howard. Artful Scribbles: The Significance Of Children’s Drawings. Basic Books, 1980. ISBN: 0465004555. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26742) $10.00

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Psychologists have long understood that the art works of children relate to their intellectual and emotional development. This book describes their developmental process of drawing. Gardner also explores the vital links between children’s art and their emotional, social, and cognitive development.

B/W illustrations throughout. Notes. Bibliographic References. Index. 280p.

ELKINS, J: Art and Globalization

 Art and Globalization, book coverElkins, James; Valiavicharska, Zhivka; Kim, Alice. Art and Globalization. Pennsylvania State University Press, 2010. ISBN: 9780271037172. Factory sealed. Very Good. Paperback. (#26506) $35.00

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Art and Globalization brings political and cultural theorists together with writers and historians concerned specifically with the visual arts in order to test the limits of the conceptualization of the global in art.

Among the major writers on contemporary international art represented in this book are Rasheed Araeen, Joaquín Barriendos, Susan Buck-Morss, John Clark, Iftikhar Dadi, T. J. Demos, Néstor García Canclini, Charles Green, Suman Gupta, Harry Harootunian, Michael Ann Holly, Shigemi Inaga, Fredric Jameson, Caroline Jones, Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann, Anthony D. King, Partha Mitter, Keith Moxey, Saskia Sassen, Ming Tiampo, and C. J. W.-L. Wee.

First book in the Stone Art Theory Institutes Series. 304p. Measures 7×10 inches.

LEONARDO JOURNAL: Vol 11, No. 4, Autumn 1978

LEONARDO JOURNAL: Vol 11, No. 4, Autumn 1978, cover Malina, Frank J. Leonardo Journal (Vol 11, No. 4, Autumn 1978). Pergamon, 1978. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26449) $30.00

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Tenth anniversary issue. Illustrated. pp265-352.

Includes “On perceiving paintings and sculpture” by F. David Martin, Buckminster Fuller on Josef Albers (1888-1976), and more. Letters from Richard Greene, Nelson Goodman, William Sears, Frank J. Malina, Suzi Gablick, and others.

LEONARDO JOURNAL: Vol 12, No. 3, Summer 1979

Malina, Frank J. Leonardo Journal (Vol 12, No. 3, Summer 1979). Pergamon, 1979. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26426) $30.00

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Articles include Kenenth R. Adams, Jaromir Fiala, LR Kitchin with Pamela Brown, Pilloo R. Pochkhanawala with SI Clerk on their sculptures, David Carrier on figurative representational pictures within pictures, Ronald N. MacGregor offers a proposed interdisciplinary secondary school program, Charlotte Lichtblau with extracts from the Diary of Joseph Floch (1895-1977), and more.

Illustrated in color and B/W. pp177-264.

Loose contents and Author Index for Vol. 11, 1978.

MALINA, FJ: Leonardo Journal (Vol 13, No. 1, Winter 1980)

Malina, Frank J. Leonardo Journal (Vol 13, No. 1, Winter 1980). Pergamon, 1980. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26423) $30.00

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Includes “Kinetic Art: Special Bas-Reliefs with Solar Illumination” by Roland A. Baladi, “Application of the Ostwald Color System in my Painting” by Helen Thomas, “Comments on the Jackson Pollock Catalogue Raisonne” by Harry Rand, “Towards a Field Theory for Post-Modern Art” by Roy Ascott, and more. Illustrated. 88p.

Loose contents and Author Index for Vol. 12, 1979.