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.

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

SCIENCE: Science News 7

Science News 7, book cover Science News 7. Penguin Books, 1948. Unmarked text. Previous owner’s name in pencil on second end page. Good. Paperback. (#26048) $16.00

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Articles include “Measuring Craftsmanship” by G.W. Scott Blair, “Hearing of Insects” by Gabriele Rabel, “Approaching the Speed of Sound” by O.G. Sutton, Research Report A.W. Haslett. Illustrations, Glossary. 126p.

NGL: Know the Gallery: An Introduction to the National Gallery, London

Know the Gallery: An Introduction to the National Gallery, London, book coverDalzell, W. R. Know the Gallery: An Introduction to the National Gallery. E.P. Publishing, 1971. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25925) $12.00

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A look at the National Gallery, London in 1971, including a plan of the main floor. Color and B/W reproductions. Articles include: “How paintings are done,” “Reasons for painting,” the schools of painting represented in the galleries, and a glossary. List of museums and art galleries throughout the UK inside the back cover. 48p.

ANNE FRANK HOUSE: A Museum with a Story (English Guide)

ANNE FRANK HOUSE: A Museum with a Story (English Guide), item cover Anne Frank House: A Museum with a Story (English Guide). Amsterdam: Anne Frank House, 2001. Unmarked. 15-page booklet. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25826) $12.00

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Text and small images offer a guide through the house and its history. Measures 2.25×8 inches.

SASSOON, C: Maelezo Ya Kijiji Cha Makumbusho, Guide to Village Museum

Sassoon, Caroline. National Museum of Tanzania, 1966. Unmarked. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25447) $12.00

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Line drawings. Map. Plan of a village. Text in English and Swahili. The museum presents house types found in Tanzania.27p.

JACOBSON, S: Educational Interpretation of the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (Revised: WISC-R)

Educational Interpretation of the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (Revised: WISC-R) (25302) Jacobson, Sherman; Kovalinsky, Thomas. Educational Interpretation of the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (Revised: WISC-R). Remediation Associates, 1976. Unmarked. Includes verbal sub-tests and performance sub-tests. 68p.

A common assessment instrument used by psychologists to evaluate IQ. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25302) $12.00

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