KURTZ, KD: Sacramento’s Pioneer Patrons of Art: The Edwin Bryant Crocker Family

Sacramento's Pioneer Patrons of Art: The Edwin Bryant Crocker Family, book coverKurutz, KD. Sacramento’s Pioneer Patrons of Art: The Edwin Bryant Crocker Family. Sacramento County Historical Society, 1985. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26172) $24.00

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B/W illustrations. Edwin Bryant Crocker and Margaret Eleanor Rhodes Crocker founded the Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento, California, the longest continuously-operating art museum in the West. This booklet recounts the history of the museum and the family.

BURRIDGE, R: Adventures in Bobland: The Artwork of Robert Burridge

Adventures in Bobland: The Artwork of Robert Burridge. Powell Street Gallery, 2000. Unmarked. Some rubbing on cover.Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26162) $30.00

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Catalog by Carla Schmidt and Arsinoe Bacocgiannis accompanied an exhibition at Powell Street Gallery. Essay by David Larson. Statement by the artist. Robert Burridge (b. 1943) is a California painter who creates bold, colorful works of still lifes, interiors and landscapes in watercolor, acrylic, and oil. 15 color plates

HOCKNEY, D: David Hockney: A Retrospective. Los Angeles County Museum, 1988

David Hockney: A Retrospective. Los Angeles County Museum, 1988, book coverTuchman, Maurice and Stephanie Barron. David Hockney: A Retrospective.Los Angeles County Museum, 1988. ISBN: 0875871437. Unmarked. Exhibition catalog. Very Good. Paperback. (#26119) $16.00

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Charts Hockney’s multifaceted career from his early work of the 1960s through 1988.

Extensively illustrated. 288+p. Measures 10×11 inches. Chronology. Bibliography. Index. A Last Word by David Hockney.

Portrait essay by B.B. Kitaj. Essays by Henry Geldzahler (Hockney: Younger and Older), Christopher Knight (Themes and Motifs), Gert Schiff (Hockney’s dialogue with Picasso), Anne Hoy (the Photocollages), Kenneth E. Silver (Hockney on Stage) Lawrence Weschler (A visit with David and Stanley Hollywood Hills 1987).

SFMOMA: “On View 1990”: Vintage Brochure of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art on Van Ness St.

Vintage Brochure of San Francisco Museum of Modern Art on Van Ness St., front Vintage Brochure of San Francisco Museum of Modern Art on Van Ness St. San Francisco: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), 1990. Unmarked. Very Good. Brochure. (#26107) $14.00

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Four-sided brochure for the SFMOMA program at the old museum on Van Ness Street.

Features Sigmar Polke exhibition with an image of his work. Sebastiao Salgado was also on view, and one of his photographs is printed. Information about the schedule, hours, visiting, etc.

Vintage Brochure of San Francisco Museum of Modern Art on Van Ness St., inside panels

KOS, P: New Work: Paul Kos: Chartres Bleu (Brochure for 1987-1988 exhibition at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art)

Kos, Paul. New Work: Paul Kos: Chartres Bleu (Brochure for 1987-1988 exhibition at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art). San Francisco: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), 1987. Unmarked. Very Good. Brochure. (#26092) $16.00

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This work explores the medieval art of stained glass through the modern medium of video. Replicating a 13th-century stained-glass window in Chartres Cathedral, the work consists of 27 video monitors.

6-sided brochure for Paul Kos’s 5 November 1987-10 January 1988 exhibition in SFMOMA’s then new series of recent work by younger and established artists.

One panel is an image of Chartres Bleu,1986. Text by John R. Lane and Bruce Jenkins of the Walker Art Center.

The exhibition was at the old museum on Van Ness Street.

Paul Kos (b. 1942) is a conceptual artist and one of the founders of the Bay Area Conceptual Art movement in California. Bio. Exhibition checklist.

JORGENSEN, C: Chris Jorgensen: California Pioneer Artist

Chris Jorgensen: California Pioneer Artist, book coverJorgensen, Chris; Littell, Katherine Mather. Chris Jorgensen: California Pioneer Artist. Fine Arts Research Publishing Co., 1988. Unmarked. Catalog of Chris Jorgensen’s work. Bibliography. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25999) $18.00

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Chris Jorgensen (1860-1935) was a Norwegian-born American landscape painter best known for his paintings of Yosemite. Booklet includes a photo of the artist and his wife in the Yosemite studio and one of the studio site. 7 full-page color plates. 24p.

Chris Jorgensen: California Pioneer Artist, inside plate

KOS, P: Paul Kos: West of the Great Divide: 1968-2008 (Gallery Paule Anglim, 2008)

Paul Kos: West of the Great Divide: 1968-2008, invitation Paul Kos: West of the Great Divide: 1968-2008. San Francisco: Gallery Paule Anglim, 2008. Unmarked. I Very Good. Card Stock. (#25941) $15.00

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Invitation card for January 3-February 2, 2008 Exhibition.2 color images. 4-sided card. Each side measure 8.5×5.5 inches. Paul Kos (b. 1942) is a conceptual artist and one of the founders of the Bay Area Conceptual Art movement in California.
Paul Kos: West of the Great Divide: 1968-2008, inside