FRIEDLANDER, L: Portraits: The Human Clay

Friedlander, Lee. Portraits: The Human Clay. Yale University Art Gallery, 2015. ISBN: 9780300215205. Factory sealed. Like New. Hardcover. (#31200) $36.00

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American photographer Lee Friedlander (b. 1934) has had an expansive career, photographing his subjects—from family and friends to political figures and celebrities—in their everyday environments, while simultaneously changing the very landscape of his chosen media. Portraits presents over 300 photographs of the musicians, authors, artists, and more that Friedlander has met over the last four decades. Many of the images show prominent figures, including artists Maya Lin and Walker Evans, in private spaces. 234p. Measures 11.25×9.75.

DELVOYE, W: Wim Delvoye at the/au Louvre

Bernadac, Marie-Laure; Mercatorfonds, Jean-Pierre Criqui. Wim Delvoye at the/au Louvre. Yale University Press, 2012. ISBN: 9780300188684. Factory sealed. Unmarked. Like New. Hardcover. (#31197) $20.00

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Color illustrations. 79p. Measures 10×12 inches.

Text in English and French.

As guest artist at the Louvre, Belgian conceptual artist Wim Delvoye (b. 1965) created new, site-specific art for the museum that responded to the Louvre’s collections with subversive and ironic reinterpretations of older styles, including Baroque crucifixes and Gothic motifs.

BOYD, A: Arthur Boyd: 30 Paintings 1985-1994, 23 Etchings 1993.

Pearce, Barry; McKenzie, Janet; Kolenberg Hendrik. Arthur Boyd: 30 Paintings 1985-1994, 23 Etchings 1993. Australian Galleries, 1994. Unmarked. Nick on cover. Very Good. Paperback. (#31196) $30.00

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Catalog for 1994 exhibitions in Sydney and Melbourne that coincided with the Arthur Boyd Retrospective. Essays by Barry Pearce, Janet McKenzie, and Hendrik Kolenberg, Biographical notes. Paintings are illustrated in color. Photo of the artist. 63p. Measures 9×9.5 inches.

Australian painter Arthur Boyd’s (1920-1999) work ranged from impressionist renderings of Australian landscape to starkly expressionist figuration, and many canvases feature both.