|Arnason, H. H.; Mansfield, Elizabeth C. History of Modern Art (Paperback) (7th Edition). Pearson, 2012. ISBN: 9780205259472. Highlighting throughout. Acceptable. Paperback. (#30590)
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A visual comprehensive overview of the modern art field. It traces the trends and influences in painting, sculpture, photography and architecture from the mid-nineteenth century to the present day. Includes discussions on social conditions that have affected the production and reception of modern and contemporary art. 816p. Glossary. Index.
|Atkinson, Nora. Craft for a Modern World: The Renwick Gallery Collection. D Giles Ltd., 2015. Factory sealed. Unmarked. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30541) $30.00
Highlights nearly 200 of the extraordinary craft objects held at the Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum. Fully illustrated in color and black/white. Artists include Matthias Pilessnig, George Nakashima, Albert Paley, Ron Fleming, Zack Peabody, Billie Ruth Sudduth, Todd Hope, Michael James, Toots Zynsky, Michael Sherrill, Patti Warashina, Merry Renk, Kim Schmahmann, and others. Measures 9.5×12.25 inches. 208p.
|Baker, Janet. Tea and Immortality: Contemporary Chinese Yixing Teapots from the James T. Bialac Collection. Phoenix Art Museum, 2010. ISBN: 9780984408108. Factory sealed. Unmarked text. Like New. Paperback. (#30540) $14.00
Catalog for February 20, 2010 through April 25, 2010 exhibition at the Phoenix, Arizona Museum. Illustrates 65 contemporary Chinese teapots from a collection plus 200 other items (in miniature). The teapots are are from Yixing where the local purple clay deposits are used by skilled potters to make unglazed teapots in very varied styles.