BLACK, J: Subtlety and Strength: The Drawings of Dora Gordine

Black, Jonathan; Lloyd, Fran. Subtlety and Strength: The Drawings of Dora Gordine. Philip Wilson Publications, Ltd, 2009. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#30971) $15.00

Buy it Now

Exhibition catalog. Black-and-white illustrations, with more than 40 of Gordine’s finest drawings, as well as a selection of works by famous contemporaries such as Aristide Maillol, Jacob Epstein and Henry Moore. Measures 9.5×11.25 inches. 94p.

Dora Gordine (1895-1991) was an Estonian Jewish Modernist figurative and portraitist sculptor, architect, designer and lecturer. Recognized in her lifetime as one of Britain’s few leading females in her field, Gordine was a sculptor in bronze, architect, interior designer and lecturer who was widely identified between the late 1930s and early 1960s as one of Britain’s few leading female sculptural talents Her early career was influenced by the Noor Eesti group of artists who favoured Art Nouveau.

BARRON, S: Degenerate Art: The Fate of the Avant-Garde in Nazi Germany

Book Cover. Degenerate Art: The Fate of the Avant-Garde in Nazi GermanyBarron, Stephanie. Degenerate Art: The Fate of the Avant-Garde in Nazi Germany. Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), 1991. ISBN: 0875871585. Unmarked. Significant wear on cover and edge. A damp stain on the half title page. Acceptable. Paperback. (#30594)

(Out of Stock)

A key work in the field of what was termed ‘Degenerate Art’ (‘Entartete Kunst’) by the Nazis. Particularly valuable for its reconstruction of the ‘Entartete Kunst’ Exhibition held in Munich in 1937 on the basis of existing photographs and documentation, and, to a certain extent, the touring of versions of this show to other major cities.

Exhibition catalog. 750 illustrations, including 164 in full color. Contributions by Stephanie Barron, Peter Guenther, Andreas Huneke, Annegret Janda, Mario Andreas von Luttichau, Michael Meyer, William Moritz, George L. Mosse, and Christoph Zuschlag.

NEUBERT, G: A Sense of Scale (The Oakland Museum, 1977)

Neubert, George. A Sense of Scale. The Oakland Museum, 1977. Unmarked text. Very Good. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). (#29846)

(Out of Stock)

Booklet for May 3-Juen 26, 1977 exhibition. Introduction by George Neubert. Artists: Thomas Akawie, Anthony Berlant, William Geis III, Robert Graham, Maxwell Hendler, Martin Myers, Ron Nagle, Natasha Nicholson, Lorraine A. Reilly, Sam Richardson, Tony Wong. Black and white illustrations. 17p.