|Johnson, Pamela (editor). Journal of Decorative and Propaganda Arts 11: Russian/Soviet Theme Issue II. Wolfsonian Foundation of Decorative and Propaganda Arts, 1989. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#30960) $16.00
This issue focuses on Soviet/Russian themes Articles on decorative principles in Russian folk art, gold and silverwork in Moscow at the turn of the century, graphic design and Russian art journals of the early 20th century, the art of music cover design, children’s books by Russian emigre artists, puppets, Soviet propaganda porcelain, and experimental furniture design in the 1920s.
Beautifully illustrated in color and black-and-white. 171p plus ads. Winter 1989 issue.
|Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago. Colleen Moore’s Fairy Castle. Ideals Publishing Corporation, 1981. ISBN: 0824900073. Unmarked text. Bumps corners and cover. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30608)
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This 32-page pamphlet that was prepared as an exhibit catalog for the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago. It includes brief text and many photos of the Fairy Castle. Color plates.
One of the most popular film actresses of her time, Colleen Moore coordinated the crafting of this miniature home of fantastic proportions. During the Great Depression she used it to raise funds for children’s charities. It was donated to Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago in 1949.
|Badgley, Anne V. The Rembrandt Decisions. New York: Dood, Mead and Company, 1979. ISBN: 039607622X. Unmarked text. Small pieces missing at edge of dust jacket, at top of front flap. Very Good in good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30227) $14.00
This novel blends humor, romance, and intrigue in telling the story of about young art curator who curates a 92-year-old millionaire’s priceless art collection.
For young adults.