PARET, P: Imagined Battles: Reflections of War in European Art

Book Cover. Imagined Battles: Reflections of War in European ArtParet, Peter. Imagined Battles: Reflections of War in European Art. The University of North Carolina Press, 1997. ISBN: 9780807823569. Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30253) $15.00

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Beautifully illustrated, primarily in black and white. Peter Paret discusses forty-seven paintings and prints as complex documents of war in Europe since the Renaissance and as examples of the artist’s use of war as a metaphor for the human condition. The images include works by such major artists as Uccello, Gericault, and Dix as well as academic history paintings and popular prints. 128p. Index.

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ROWLANDSON, T: Drawings by Thomas Rowlandson in the Huntington Collection

Wark, Robert R,. Drawings by Thomas Rowlandson in the Huntington Collection. Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, 1975. ISBN: 0873280652. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket with chipping on edge. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30195) $16.00

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Introduction by Robert R. Wark. Thomas Rowlandson (1756-1827) was an English artist and caricaturist of the Georgian Era, noted for his political satire and social observation.

Chronology. 511 illustrations in black/white. Color frontispiece. 398p.

LEWALLEN, C: State of Mind: New California Art Circa 1970 (Catalog and Exhibition Guide)

State of Mind: New California Art Circa 1970 (Catalog and Exhibition Guide), book coverLewallen, Constance; Moss, Karen. State of Mind: New California Art Circa 1970 (Catalog and Exhibition Guide). University of California Press, 2012. ISBN: 9780520270619. Unmarked. Very Good. Hardcover. (#30214) $20.00

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Beautifully illustrated catalog for February 29-June 17, 2012 exhibition. Essays. 282p.

Artists include Terry Allen, Doug Michels, Eleanor Antin, Michael Asher, John Baldessari, Chris Burden, Vija Celmins, Helen Mayer Harrison and Helmut Harrison, Lynn Hershman, Paul McCarthy, Ed Ruscha, Martha Rosler, Allan Sekula, and others.

Includes an 8-sided folded brochure with 5 illustrations.