HUXTABLE, AL: Architecture, Anyone? Cautionary Tales of the Building Art

Huxtable, Ada Louise. Architecture, Anyone? Cautionary Tales of the Building Art. Random House, 1986. ISBN: 039452909X. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31042) $12.00

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First American edition. Black-and-white illustrations. Index. 347p.

Revised and undated collection of articles originally published in the New York Times. Covers Modernism and Beyond, Cities, Buildings, Places, Design, and more.

LEVENSON, M: Modernism

Levenson, Michael. Modernism. Yale University Press, 2011. ISBN: 9780300111736. Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31035) $33.00

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Spanning many decades, illuminating individual achievements and locating them within the intersecting histories of experiment (Symbolism to Surrealism, Naturalism to Expressionism, Futurism to Dadaism), the book places the transformations of culture alongside the agitations of modernity (war, revolution, feminism, psychoanalysis).

Black-and-white illustrations. 320p. Measures 7×10.25 inches.

HAUPTMAN, J: Fast Forward: Modern Moments, 1913-2013

Hauptman, Jodi. Fast Forward: Modern Moments, 1913-2013. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), High Museum, 2013. Factory sealed. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30979) $25.00

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Illustrated in color and black-and-white. 192p. Measures 9×11 inches.

Exhibition catalog. Provides an overview of the innovations and achievements of the last century, including the new visual languages of Cubism and Futurism (1913), the convergence of Surrealism and New Vision photography between the wars (1929), the large-scale abstract painting of midcentury (1950), the merging of art and life in the early 1960s (1961) and the embrace of identity politics and appropriation by artists in the late 1980s (1988).