SEIDENSTEIN, JS: Divine Encounter: Rembrandt’s Abraham and the Angels

Seidenstein, Joanna Sheers. Divine Encounter: Rembrandt’s Abraham and the Angels. Frick, 2017. ISBN: 9781911282037. Factory sealed. Unmarked. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31185) $12.00

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In 1646, on a panel fewer than nine inches wide, Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) produced one of his most captivating images, Abraham Entertaining the Angels. This book presents Abraham and the Angels alongside a selection of Rembrandt’s treatments of other biblical episodes in which Abraham encounters God and his angels.

Color illustrations. 72p. Measures 8.50 x 7.25 inches.

TALBOT, WHF: William Henry Fox Talbot: Beyond Photography (Studies in British Art)

William Henry Fox Talbot: Beyond Photography (Studies in British Art), book coverBrusius, Mirjam; Dean, Katrina; Ramalingam, Chitra. William Henry Fox Talbot: Beyond Photography (Studies in British Art). Yale University Press, 2013. ISBN: 9780300179347. Unmarked. Factory sealed. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31183) $31.00

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Illustrated throughout. Index. References. 308p. Drawing on Talbot’s fascinating letters, diaries, research notebooks, botanical specimens, and photographic prints, distinguished scholars from a range of disciplines, this book uncovers connections between his innovations as a photography pioneer and his broader interests in optics, mathematics, science, and classical studies.

Back cover. William Henry Fox Talbot: Beyond Photography (Studies in British Art)

CHAGALL, M: Marc Chagall. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMoMA)

Foray, Jean-Michel; Bruk, Jakov. Marc Chagall. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMoMA), 2003. ISBN: 0810946211. Unmarked text. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31177) $20.00

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Catalog for full survey of the artist’s work. Beautifully produced with 155 full-color and 82 black-and-white illustration. Contributors include Jean-Michel Foray, Emilie Augier, Elisabeth Pacound-Reme, and others. Measures 9×11.25 inches.