HOPE, T: Thomas Hope: Regency Designer

Book cover. Thomas Hope: Regency DesignerWatkins, David; Hewat-Jaboor, Philip (editors). Thomas Hope: Regency Designer. Bard Graduate Center, Yale University Press, 2008. ISBN: 9780300124163. Unmarked. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30964) $70.00

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Catalog for 2008 exhibition at Bard and the V&A Museums. 420 color illustrations and 40 black-and-white illustrations.

Thomas Hope (1769-1831) was a major catalyst in the arts of Regency England. This comprehensive study focuses on his multifaceted role as designer and patron. Contributors include Daniella Ben-Arie, Philip Mansel, Frances Collard, and others. Richly illustrated with new photographs, the volume presents a vast array of paintings, furniture, sculpture, and works of art. Shortlisted for the 2009 Sir Banister Fletcher Award and the William M. B. Berger Prize for British Art History.

NAKU, M: ATEA: Nature and Divinity in Polynesia (Winter 2019 Bulletin)

Nuku, Maia. ATEA: Nature and Divinity in Polynesia (Winter 2019 Bulletin). Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2019. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30936) $12.00

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Beautifully illustrated. 48p. Accompanied exhibition. The exhibition looked at on an array of artistic creations that illuminate how Polynesians traditionally understood their relationship with the divine as active, dynamic, and manifested in the plants, feathers, and fibers of the islands they inhabited. Featuring some thirty exceptional works from the late 18th to the 19th century

Atea is a Polynesian cosmological term that refers to the moment when it was believed that light first sparked forth after many eons of thick, engulfing darkness, resulting in the birth of the first generation of gods. .

GOYA: Drawings, Etchings and Lithographs From the Prado Museum and the Lazaro Galdianao Museum, Madrid

Book cover. Goya: Drawings, Etchings and Lithographs From the Prado Museum and the Lazaro Galdianao Museum, MadridDe Salas, Xavier. Goya: Drawings, Etchings and Lithographs From the Prado Museum and the Lazaro Galdianao Museum, Madrid. The Arts Council of Great Britain, 1954. Unmarked. Age tanning. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30698)

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Accompanied a 12 June through 25 July 1954 exhibition. 13 black-and-white plates. Introduction by Xavier De Salas. 28p. Measures 6.5×9 inches.

Title page: Goya: Drawings, Etchings and Lithographs From the Prado Museum and the Lazaro Galdianao Museum, Madrid