SFMOMA: Frida Kahlo (San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Exhibition Booklet, 2008)

Book cover. Frida Kahlo (San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Exhibition Booklet, 2008) Frida Kahlo (San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Exhibition Booklet, 2008). (13.335×20.955 cm). San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 2008. Unmarked. 23pp. Measures 5.25×8.25 inches. Very Good. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). (#21350) $12.00

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Many small reproductions of the works on display. 4 photographs. Information about related activities. Overview of the June 14–September 28, 2008 exhibition at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

Lain in advertising card for the show.

SIRY, JM: Beth Sholom Synagogue: Frank Lloyd Wright and Modern Religious Architecture

Book cover. Beth Sholom Synagogue: Frank Lloyd Wright and Modern Religious ArchitectureSiry, Joseph M. Beth Sholom Synagogue: Frank Lloyd Wright and Modern Religious Architecture. University of Chicago Press, 2011. ISBN: 9780226761404. Factory sealed. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30777) $75.00

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Beth Sholom Synagogue is Frank Lloyd Wright’s only synagogue and among his finest religious buildings. Designated a National Historic Landmark in 2007, Beth Sholom was one of Wright’s last completed projects, and for years it has been considered one of his greatest masterpieces.

Over 300 illustrations.

BRAIN, R: The Pulse of Modernism: Physiological Aesthetics in Fin-de-Siecle Europe

Brain, Robert. The Pulse of Modernism: Physiological Aesthetics in Fin-de-Siecle Europe. University of Washington Press, 2016. ISBN: 9780295993218. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#30636) $32.00

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Traces the origins of artistic modernism to specific technologies of perception developed in late-nineteenth-century laboratories. Brain argues that the thriving fin-de-siècle field of “physiological aesthetics,” which sought physiological explanations for the capacity to appreciate beauty and art, changed the way poets, artists, and musicians worked and brought a dramatic transformation to the idea of art itself.

Black and white illustrations throughout. 348p. Notes. Bibliography. Index.