GIRARD, A: Folk Art from the Global Village: The Girard Collection at the Museum of International Folk Art

Larsen, Jack Lenor. Folk Art from the Global Village: The Girard Collection at the Museum of International Folk Art. Museum of New Mexico Press, 1995. ISBN: 0890134642. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26175) $12.00

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Beautifully illustrated, including a poster of Girard with a portrait by Charles Eames. Forward by Alexander H. Girard. Measures 7.5×8.5 inches. Alexander Girard (1907–1993) amassed the largest cross-cultural folk art collection in the world.

THOMPSON, DB: Miniature Sculpture From the Athenian Agora (Excavations of the Athenian Agora)

Miniature Sculpture From the Athenian Agora (Excavations of the Athenian Agora), book coverThompson, Dorothy Burr. Miniature Sculpture From the Athenian Agora (Excavations of the Athenian Agora). American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 1959. Unmarked. Second printing. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26034) $16.00

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This booklet offers a selection of the sculptured figures of humans and animals that ave been found all over the Agora, ranging in date from the earliest occupation of Athens to the end of the Late Roman period. 79 illustrations.

Miniature Sculpture From the Athenian Agora (Excavations of the Athenian Agora), inside pages

SAFFORD, FG: Colonial Silver in the American Wing by Frances Gruber Safford

Safford, Frances Gruber. Colonial Silver in the American Wing. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1983. Unmarked text. 56p. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25722) $16.00

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A look at the Met’s silver collection. Extensively illustrated. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin (Volume XLI, Number 1, ISSN 0026-1521).

MCGREGOR, L: Common Ground: First Works in Kilnformed Glass by Artists with Backgrounds in Clay

McGregor, Lani; Stanek, Elizabeth et al. Common Ground: First Works in Kilnformed Glass by Artists with Backgrounds in Clay. Bullseye Glass, 1997. Unmarked book.Label shadow on back cover. Illustrated. 32p. French flaps. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#24963) $12.00

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Documents the results of a group of ceramics artists exploring the medium of cast glass during a residency at the Bullseye Glass Company Research & Education studios. Artists include Jim Koudelka, Thomas Orr, Dana Lynn Louis, Ted Vogel, Deborah Horrell, Patrick Horsley, Anne Storrs, etc.

BRIDENBAUGH, C: The Colonial Craftsman

The Colonial Craftsman title pageBridenbaugh, Carl. The Colonial Craftsman. New York and London: New York University Press and Oxford University Press, 1950. Ex-library. Text appears unmarked. Good. Hardcover. (#24955) $15.00

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17 B/W illustrations. Notes. Index. 215pp. Includes: I. the Craftsman of the Rural North; II. The Village Craftsman of the Rural North; III. The Urban Craftsman (1); IV. The Urban Craftsman (2); V. The Craftsman at Work; VI. The Craftsman as a Citizen.

The Colonial Craftsman book cover

TEN SPEED PRESS: Leathercraft for Fun and Prophets (Sandel’s Messiah)

Ten Speed Press. Leathercraft for Fun and Prophets (Sandel’s Messiah). 1972. Unmarked text. Smudges on a few pages. Illustrated leathercraft project. 28p. References. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#24746) $30.00

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BRAIDWOOD, RJ: Prehistoric Men

Prehistoric Men book coverBraidwood, Robert J. Prehistoric Men. Chicago Natural History Museum, 1961. Unmarked. Price tag and sun line on cover. Chicago Natural History Museum Popular Series, Anthropology, Number 37. Drawings by Susan T. Richert, with red printing to emphasize features. 189p. Index. Good. Paperback. (#23986) $10.00

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