NOCHLIN, L: Realism and Tradition in Art 1848-1900

Nochlin, Linda. Realism and Tradition in Art 1848-1900. Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1966. Unmarked text. Title in the Sources & Documents in the History of Art Series (edited by H.W. Janson). Index. Very Good. Paperback. (#26050) $12.00

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Broad selection of familiar central documents and less well-known ones. The author focuses on the problems faced by innovators in all realms of thought and action in the middle of the 19th century. 189p.

MET MUSEUM: Twentieth-Century Art: Painting 1905-1945: Selections from the Collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art New York

Lieberman, William S. 20Th-Century Art: Painting 1905-1945: Selections from the Collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art New York. Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1986. ISBN: 0870994840. Unmarked. 64p. Very Good. Paperback. (#26044) $12.00

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Color reproductions. Index. Artists include Ivan Albright, Balthus, Thomas Hart Benton, Bonnard, Braque, Chagall, Kandinsky, Klee, de Kooning, John Sloan, Grant Wood, and others.

MILLET, JF: Dessins de Jean-Fran├žois Millet (XXVIe Exposition du Cabinet des Dessins)

Millet, Jean-Francois; Bouchot-Saupique, Jacqueline. Dessins de Jean-Francois Millet (XXVIe Exposition du Cabinet des Dessins). Paris: Musee du Louvre, 1960. Unmarked text. Previous owner’s name on front end page. Text in French.36p. Section of black and white plates. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26029) $15.00

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Jean-Francois Millet (1814-1875) was a French painter and one of the founders of the Barbizon school in rural France. Millet is noted for his scenes of peasant farmers; he can be categorized as part of the Realism art movement.

ROCKWELL, N: Norman Rockwell: Pictures for the American People

Norman Rockwell: Pictures for the American People, book coverHennessey, Maureen Hart et al. Norman Rockwell: Pictures for the American People. Harry N. Abrams, 1999. ISBN: 0810963922. Unmarked text. Edge wear on board and dust jacket. Good in good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#25946) $20.00

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Fourteen essays by Ned Rifkin, Tomas Hoving, Peter Rockwell, Wanda Corn, Dave Hickey, Robert Rosenblum, and others. Richly illustrated. Firmly anchors Rockwell’s reputation in the art-historical world. 200p.

MANET, E: Edouard Manet: Last Flowers Postcards

Manet, Edouard. Manet: Last Flowers Postcards. Baltimore: Musee d’Orsay, 2001. Very Good. Postcards. (#25945) $12.00

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2 postcards of flower bouquets painted by Edouard Manet (1852-1883). Both were painted in 1882, shortly before he died. In the last months of his life Manet funneled his waning energy into a series of remarkable small paintings of flowers conceived from the bouquets of visitors.

KINKADE, T: The Spirit of America (The Great American Century Series)

The Spirit of America (The Great American Century Series), BOOK COVERKinkade, Thomas; Miller, Calvin. The Spirit of America (The Great American Century Series). Thomas Nelson, 1998. ISBN: 0785270191. Unmarked. Dust Jacket. T Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#25918) $12.00

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his keepsake edition is a work of fiction showcasing Thomas Kinkade’s nostaligic paintings of America over the past one hundred years. 111p. Patterned end papers. William Thomas Kinkade III (1958-2012) was an American painter of popular realistic, pastoral, and idyllic subjects.

KIMBELL ART MUSEUM: Old Master Paintings Cranach to Corot

KIMBELL ART MUSEUM: Old Master Paintings Cranach to Corot, book coverWright, Christopher. Old Master Paintings Cranach to Corot. Kimbell Art Museum, 1982. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#25848) $12.00

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Exhibition catalog (Jan 23–March 14, 1982). Selected loans from private collections.

Artists include Cranach, Cuyp, Ruisdael, Boucher, Canaletto, Gainsborough and others. Color reproductions. 48p.