Buenos Aires: [D. Fransisco A. Colombo], 1960. Copy number 2 of 11 copies (of a total edition of... Read More about Arboles Muertos
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1957. First edition. Inscribed with Drawing of Pugsley. With a full-page pen drawing on the fly leaf of Pugsley with a pet lizard, inscribed to author Nathaniel Benchley, “For Nat, Chas Addams, 1957.” Addams designed the jacket to Benchley’s children’s book The Visitors (1965)... Read More about Nightcrawlers
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1960. First edition. Inscribed. Inscribed to author Nathaniel Benchley and his wife, “For Marg and Nathaniel with love, Chas Addams, New York, 1960.” Addams designed the jacket to Benchley’s children’s book The Visitors (1965). Read More about Black Maria
China: Ca. first half of 19th century. Album of 34 Original Chinese Watercolors. A very interesting and engaging collection of genre scenes. The trees, rocks, and landscapes are particularly well rendered, and the figures are full of life. The pictures in many such albums often follow a sequence of events..... Read More about Album of 34 Chinese watercolor paintings on paper
[India]: ca.1830. India Company School, Hoe Copy. Read More about Album of Indian miniatures
The Arts Club of Chicago, 1965. With Drawing, Inscribed by the Artist. Inscribed on front free-endpaper with a drawing of a comical monster wearing a hat, saying: "To Elaine? yes Alechinsky," and dated "NY 4 7 65." This pamphlet served as a museum catalogue for a 1965 of Alechinsky's work..... Read More about Pierre Alechinsky
New York: Abbeville, 1988. First edtion. Read More about The Art of Florence
London: Harrison and Sons, St. Martin's Lane, 1869. Read More about A Catalogue of the Antiquities and Works of Art Exhibited at Ironmongers' Hall, London, In the...
probably German: [c. 1880?]. Read More about Young boy with blue kerchief and stick
[probably German]: [c. 1880?]. Read More about Young boy, barefoot, with stick on stair. Full Figure
Pittsburgh? 1944. 100 Avinoff Watercolors of Russian Art Treasures. Mr. Hann's own record of his distinguished collection. The two large albums have typewritten title pages, and consist of original watercolors, inset behind transparent protective coverings on the rectos, with typewritten descriptions of a high order of scholarship on the facing..... Read More about Russian Ecclesiastical and Decorative Art Objects in the Collection of George R. Hann: Watercolor...
Parme: Franco Maria Ricci, 1970. First edition in Italian. Read More about Theatrum sanitatis di Ububchasym de Baldach Codice 4182 della Biblioteca Casanatense di Roma. I....
New York: At the Sign of the Gosden Head, 1933. Original Title Page by Robert Ball. A very attractive title page, with lettering and embellishments by Robert Ball, who also illustrated the book, in India ink and pencil in a variety of lettering styles, most notable being the title, "Hunting..... Read More about Original pencil and ink title page of Trollope's Hunting Sketches, New York 1933
[Paris]: between 1647-1655. In the second state, the address of Langlois's widow appears in the title plate. Francois Langlois died in 1647 and his widow married Piere Mariette II in 1655. Mariette's address apears on the fifth state of this set. Stefano dell Bella was living and working in Paris..... Read More about Etching: Deux Tigres sautent au-dessus d'un festoon de raisins et de feuilles devignes porté par...
Vienna: produced by the studio of Brüder Nedomansky, 1902. Sumptuous German Presentation Testimonial, 1902. An extremely attractive and well-produced artifact. The layout of the text is impeccable, the lettering faultless, while the binding was intended to be a showpiece, and succeeds.UNIQUE. Read More about A testimonial, hand-lettered in German in black, gold, red and silver inks, presented to...
London: Printed by W. Bulmer, 1812. First Edition. The first of 11 volumes issued through 1861 by Thomas Combe who was responsible for the first four parts. Printed by Bulmer. Read More about A Description of the Collection of Ancient Marbles in The British Museum
London: C. Kegan Paul & Co, 1878. Read More about The Civilisation of the Period of the Renaissance in Italy. Authorised translation by S.G.C....
Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, late Ticknor & Fileds, and Fields, Osgood, & Co, 1876. Heliotype Edition. Read More about The Works of Antonio Canova in Sculpture and Modelling with Descriptions from the Italian of...
New York: Charles Scribner's and Sons, 1887. Read More about Cyclopedia of Painters and Paintings
Taipei, Taiwan: Insitute of Chinese Culture, (1961-2). A series issued in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Republic of China, with the art of China from roughly 3000 BC to the end of the Ch'ing dynasty in 1912. Read More about Chinese Art Treasures. Series A
New York: (The De Vinne Press) for Parish-Watson, 1917. First Edition. An annotated catalogue of 162 items mostly from the collection of H. A. E. Jaehne, with some peices from Adolphe Grosjean's collection. There is also an introduction that gives historical context along with information about the art itself... Read More about Chinese Pottery of the Han, Tang and Sung Dynasties. Owned and Exhibited by Parish-Watson &...
Hong Kong: South China Morning Post, 1975. First edition. Read More about Chinnery: The Man and the Legend. With a Chapter on Chinnery's shorthand by Geoffrey W. Bonsall
N.p: January 1906. An unpublished manuscript illustrated with 14 original watercolors.A skillfully and pleasingly executed series of watercolors illustrating the ill-fated journey of one Jack Jarvis, who returns from his jaunt without arms or legs. The author and illustrator, Charles Collette (1842-1924), was a popular English stage actor and composer..... Read More about Jack Jarvis' Jaunt
India: ca. mid 20th century. Read More about Colored pen drawing on 12 attached bamboo slats, with 12 2-sided flip panels revealing Kama Sutra...