FRIEDMAN, HA: Successful Architecture: Selected Works and Thought of Howard A. Friedman

Successful Architecture: Selected Works and Thought of Howard A. Friedman. Friedman House, 1990. Unmarked. Soft corner bend on back cover. Very Good. Paperback. (#21403) $30.00

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Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 88p. Measures 9×11 inches.

During 35 years of practice, Howard Friedman’s (1919-1988) firm compiled a distinguished record of nationally recognized designs. These include a group-living complex at the Jewish Home for the Aged, Mt. Zion Hospital’s outpatient clinic, the modernization of Levi Strauss’ Valencia Street factory in San Francisco, and the construction of the firm’s award-winning corporate headquarters complex on Battery Street, also in San Francisco.

BROWN, K: Why Draw A Live Model?

Brown, Kathan. Why Draw A Live Model? Crown Point Press, 1997. ISBN: 1891300008. Unmarked. Very Good. Hardcover. (#30947) $15.00

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Illustrated throughout. Includes photographs. Also etchings and drypoints by Enrique Chagoya, Fred Dalkey, June Felter and Nathan Oliveira. Illustrated end papers. 37p.

Kathan Brown began Crown Point Press in 1962 as a print workshop. It has since become one of the most instrumental American printing venues for fine artists.

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) $45.00

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Signed by Henry T. Hopkins to Rene and Veronica di Rosa, founders of the di Rosa Center for Contemporary Art.

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.