LHS: Exhibition Booklet: Chemistry in California’s History 1876-1976

Book cover. Exhibition Booklet: Chemistry in California's History 1876-1976 Exhibition Booklet: Chemistry in California’s History 1876-1976. Lawrence Hall of Science, 1977. Unmarked. Very Good. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). (#31425) $30.00

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This booklet on cream paper is a special memento issued on the occasion of an exhibition at The University of California, Berkeley’s Lawrence Hall of Science highlighting the centennial of the American Chemical Society. The exhibition, which ran from August 31 to January 2, 1977, features California chemists. 28p. Measures 7×8.5 inches.

Images include Glenn T. Seaborg (Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1951); Luis Pauling Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1954; Nobel Peace Prize, 1962); facilities, classrooms, and more.

BOOK CLUB OF CALIFORNIA: Assorted News-Letters, The Book Club of California, 1948-2015 (48 issues)

Cover. Assorted News-Letters, The Book Club of California, 1948-2015 (48 issues) Assorted News-Letters, The Book Club of California, 1948-2015 (48 issues). Unmarked. Very Good. Ephemera. (#31421) $75.00

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The The Book Club of California supports book making, fine printing, design, typography, illustration, literature, and scholarship through a dynamic series of publications, public programs, and exhibitions related to the history and literature of California and the West.

Newsletters, 48 issues, as follows:

Quarterly News-Letter, Autumn 1948;
Index: 1985-1995;
1991 (Spring);
1993 (Spring);
1994 (Summer, Fall);
1995 (Summer, Fall);
1996 (Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall);
1997 (Winter, Spring, Summer);
1998 (Fall);
1999 (Spring, Summer);
2000 (Winter (3), Summer);
2002 (Winter (2), Fall);
2003 (Spring, Summer, Fall);
2004 (Spring, Summer);
2006 (Fall, Winter);
2009 (Fall);
2010 (Spring/Summer, Winter);
2011 (Winter, Spring, Summer/Fall);
2012 (Summer (2), Fall, Winter);
2013 (Winter);
2014 (Winter, Autumn);
2015 (Summer, Fall).

HOPKINS, HT: California Painters: New Work (Signed)

Book cover. California Painters: New Work (Signed) Hopkins, Henry T.; McHugh Jim. California Painters: New Work (Signed). Chronicle Books, 1989. ISBN: 0877016011. Unmarked. Slight age tanning on unclipped dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30945) $75.00

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Signed by Henry T. Hopkins to Rene and Veronica di Rosa, founders of the di Rosa Center for Contemporary Art: “To the future Rene and Veronica di Rosa Foundation, my best wishes, Henry”

The di Rosa Center for Contemporary Art in Northern California is a singularly unique setting that features multiple galleries, a sculpture park, and a 35-acre lake, all located on 217 scenic acres in Napa Valley’s famed Carneros region.

Henry T. Hopkins (1928–2009) was an artist and director of the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles.

The book includes 41 artists and more than one hundred works in full color. Artists include Elmer Bischoff, Joan Brown, Richard Diebenkorn, Sam Francis, David Hockney, Edward Ruscha, Wayne Thiebaud, Rupert Garcia, Mark Tansey and others. Measures 10.25×12.25 inches.