SIMSON, O: The Gothic Cathedral: Origins of Gothic Architecture and the Medieval Concept of Order (Revised, Second Edition)

The Gothic Cathedral: Origins of Gothic Architecture and the Medieval Concept of Order (Revised, Second Edition), book coverSimson, Otto von. The Gothic Cathedral: Origins of Gothic Architecture and the Medieval Concept of Order (Revised, Second Edition). Princeton: The Bollingen, Pantheon, 1965. Unmarked text. Rubbed dust jacket. Very Good in good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26258) $16.00

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Proposing that that the Gothic cathedral is an an image of supernatural reality, the author also asserts that Gothic architecture creates its own symbols, whether political, economic, intellectual, or artistic. Features the Abbey of St. Denis and Chartres.

Illustrated with 3 tipped in color plates, 44 B/W plates, and 9 text figures. 1965 reprint of the second edition, revised with additions in 1962. 278p. Index.

VAN GOGH, V: Vincent Van Gogh: Paintings and Drawings

Vincent Van Gogh: Paintings and Drawings, book coverJong, Casper de. Vincent Van Gogh: Paintings and Drawings. Amsterdam: National Museum Vincent van Gogh, 1973. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26257) $14.00

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A collection of drawing and plates. Illustrations in both color and B/W.

Foreword by Dr. V. W. van Gogh.

Essay on life and work by Casper de Jong. Quotations from Vincent’s letters referring to paintings and drawings, translated into English. 122p.

FRYBERGER, BG: Toulouse-Lautrec: Prints and Drawings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Sherman Butler (Stanford Art Book 13)

Fryberger, Betsy Geraghty. Toulouse-Lautrec: Prints and Drawings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Sherman Butler (Stanford Art Book 13). Stanford Art Gallery, 1971. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26245) $14.00

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Catalog for December 18, 1975-February 20, 1972. Illustrated in color and black/white. Measures 7.25×8.5 inches. 42p. Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901) was a French painter, printmaker, draughtsman and illustrator. His immersion in the late 19th century Parisian life led him to produce a collection of enticing, elegant and provocative images of the modern, sometimes decadent, temper of those times.

QUARRE, P: Une Ecole Provinciale de dessin au XVIIIe siecle: L’Academie de Peinture et Sculpture de Dijon

Une Ecole Provinciale de dessin au XVIIIe siecle: L'Academie de Peinture et Sculpture de Dijon, book coverQuarre, Pierre. Une Ecole Provinciale de dessin au XVIIIe siecle: L’Academie de Peinture et Sculpture de Dijon. Musee des Beaux-Arts de Dijon, 1961. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26181) $15.00

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Text in French. 22 Black and white plates. 20p text. Measures 5.25×7.25 inches.

Une Ecole Provinciale de dessin au XVIIIe siecle: L'Academie de Peinture et Sculpture de Dijon, plates

OVERLAND, C: French Graphics from the Elvehjem Art Center Collection

French Graphics from the Elvehjem Art Center Collection, book coverOverland, Carlton. French Graphics from the Elvehjem Art Center Collection. Elvehjem Art Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1975. Unmarked. Previous owner’s name on cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26174) $15.00

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Catalog for April 11-May 25, 1975 exhibition. B/W reproductions. 24p. Glossary. Measures 5×8 inches.

French Graphics from the Elvehjem Art Center Collection, internal pages

BRETTELL, RR: Impressionism: Painting Quickly in France 1860-1890

Impressionism: Painting Quickly in France 1860-1890, book coverBrettell, Richard R. Impressionism: Painting Quickly in France 1860-1890. Yale University and Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2001. ISBN: 0300084463. Unmarked. Corner crease on inside flap of dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26139) $20.00

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Exhibition catalog. 240 pp. Beautiful color plates. Bibliographic essay. Exhibition checklist. Artists include Manet, Monet, Berthe Morisot, Renoir, Sisley, Degas, Caillebotte, Pissarro. Van Gogh and others.

CEZANNE, P: Joachim Gasquet’s Cézanne: A Memoir With Conversations

Gasquet, Joachim. Cézanne: A Memoir With Conversations. Thames & Hudson, 1991. ISBN: 0500092125. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26123) $16.00

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Translated by Christopher Pemberton. Preface by John Rewald. Introduction by Richard Shiff. 61 black and white illustrations. Chronology of Gasquet’s life. Chronology of Cezanne’s life. Translator’s notes. Index. 240p.