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

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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.

DÜRER, A: The Complete Engravings, Etchings and Drypoints of Albrecht Dürer

Durer, Albrecht and Walter L. Strauss. The Complete Engravings, Etchings and Drypoints of Albrecht Durer. Dover Publications, 1972. ISBN: 0486228517. Unmarked book. Some edge wear. Very Good. Paperback. (#30656) $12.00

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Albrecht Durer’s 96 engravings, six etchings, and three dynamic drypoints are counted among his finest and best-known works. This book contains 120 plates, including details and second states. 235+pp.

Introduction, note on reproductions, concordance, index according to subject, bibliography, and commentary by Walter L. Strauss.

QUAGLIATA, N: Stained Glass from Mind to Light: An Inquiry into the Nature of the Medium

Quagliata, Narcissus. Stained Glass from Mind to Light: An Inquiry into the Nature of the Medium. Mattole Press, 1976. ISBN: 0916854000. Unmarked. A few nicks on cover.Very Good. Paperback. (#30016)

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Topics include basic design, elemental sources, living with glass, five artists in stained glass, and more.

Illustrated throughout, primarily in black/white. Bibliography. 244p.