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Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Miller, J. Jefferson
ENGLISH YELLOW-GLAZED EARTHENWARE
Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1974

First edition. Quarto. 125 pp; 64 color & 74 b/w illustrations; bibliography. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, previous owner's blind stamp on title page, small ink stamp at top of front flyleaf; lamination lifted at fold of front jacket flap, light edgewear. The first major study of English yellow-glazed earthenware, based on the large collection formed by Jack & Eleanor Leon, in the Smithsonian Institution.
Inventory number #008706



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$50.00

Sotheby's
Collection de Ceramiques Francaises, Verreries et Documentations Provenant de la Villa Clara Schumann a Francfort. 16 Decembre 2005
Paris: Sotheby's, 2005

Quarto. 275 pp; 523 lots, each illustrated in color. Text in French & English. Paperback. Near Fine, a fresh, unmarked copy; light crease to top corner of front cover. A superb collection of French Art Nouveau and Art Deco ceramics and glass by the leading artists of the period. Remarkable for the high quality of the pieces and the large number of designers represented.
Inventory number #008700



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Christie's
THE HUMPHREY WHITBREAD COLLECTION. Thursday, 5 April 2001
London: Christie's, 2001

Quarto. 149 pp; illustrated throughout in color. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; Price Results List stapled to front free endpaper. Many full-page plates.
Inventory number #008599



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Sotheby's
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF THE LATE SIR MARTIN WILSON, Bt.
London: Sotheby's, 1991

Quarto. 141 pp; 454 lots, illustrated in color & b/w. Paperback. VG+, an unmarked copy. Sale price list laid in.
Inventory number #008423



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$25.00

Christie's. London
BRITISH AND CONTINENTAL CERAMICS AND GLASS Including Paperweights. 11 December 2000
London: Christie's, 2000

Quarto. 245 pp; 489 lots, all illustrated in color. Paperback. Near Fine. The sale includes Georgian, Venetian, Bohemian, Baccarat, St. Louis, and Clichy glass, and Bristol, Liverpool, Worcester, Chelsea, Derby, Spode, Sevres, Frankenthal, Hochst, Meissen ceramics, plus Italian Majolica. Features the properties of the Late Sir Nigel Broakes, the Late 9th Earl of Guildford, the Late Mrs. B.J. Blackwell, a private European collector, and a European lady. Sale held December 11, 2000.
Inventory number #008421



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: New


Price:
$24.00

Renzi, Jen
THE ART OF THE TILE: Designing With Time-Honored and New Tiles
NY: Clarkson Potter, 2009

Octavo. 319 pp; heavily illustrated with color photographs. Hardcover with dustjacket. A new, unused copy. With inspiring photographs of tile installations from Montauk to Morocco, an extensive resource guide, and expert advice from architects, designers, homeowners, and tile manufacturers, the book is an indispensable and comprehensive resource.
Inventory number #007896



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: New


Price:
$39.95

Slater, Greg
CLARICE CLIFF FOR COLLECTORS
NY: Thames & Hudson, 2009

Octavo. 240 pp; illustrated with over 500 color photographs; bibliography; pattern index. Flexible binding. A fine, unused copy. A concise practical reference to building, displaying, and caring for a collection. Aimed at collectors from novices to experts, this new guide provides an identification guide with more than 500 pieces illustrated and identified, and organized by type of ware and by specific shape. Greg Slater is editor of the magazine for Clarice Cliff collectors, The Agora.
Inventory number #007832



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$25.00

Impey, Oliver
THE CECIL FAMILY COLLECTS: Four Centuries of Decorative Arts from Burghley House
Alexandria, VA: Art Services International, 1998

Quarto. 231 pp; 29 b/w illustrations; 12 floor plans of Burghley from 1623, 1688, 1738, 1770s, 1804, 1998; catalogue of 166 items, described & illustrated in color; glossary; bibliography; family tree. Paperback. Near Fine, a crisp, unmarked copy; looks unread. The catalogue contains paintings, sculpture, and architectural drawings related to the Cecil family and Burghley House; miniatures; Virtu: the Countess’s jewels; other virtu; Grand Tour objects; sculpture; European ceramics; Chinese ceramics; Japanese ceramics; furniture & furnishings; and silver.
Inventory number #007569



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$35.00

Aguttes, Claude
ART NOUVEAU & ART DECO Hotel des Ventes de Neuilly. 1er Juillet 2003
Neuilly-sur-seine: Claude Aguttes, 2003

Quarto. 97 pp. 449 lots, illustrated with color photographs. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy.
Inventory number #007428



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: New


Price:
$29.95

Cliff, Stafford
FRENCH STYLE AND DECORATION: A Sourcebook of Original Designs
NY: Thames & Hudson, 2008

Quarto. 248 pp, over 600 illustrations in color & b/w; bibliography; index. Patterned boards with dustjacket. Fine/Fine. This profusely illustrated reference offers a panoply of original sketches, engravings, and printed patterns, representing French interior design and decoration from the Baroque, Rococo, Louis XVI and Empire periods, through the 19th century to Art Deco and modernism in the 20th century.
Inventory number #006968



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: New


Price:
$29.95

Cliff, Stafford
ENGLISH STYLE AND DECORATION: A Sourcebook of Original Designs
NY: Thames & Hudson, 2008

Quarto. 248 pp, illustrated with over 600 designs, patterns, and settings in color & b/w; bibliography; index. Patterned boards with dustjacket. Fine/Fine. This beautifully illustrated book presents original designs developed in England for almost 3 centuries, beginning in 1700. Included are original sketches and printed patterns for furniture, textiles, flooring, wallpaper, glass, ceramics and household utensils, from doorknobs to tableware to light fittings.
Inventory number #006907



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: As New


Price:
$25.00

Rago, David & John Sollo
SOLLO : RAGO John Sollo and David Rago Present a 20th Century Weekend, April 3 & 4, 2004
Lambertville, NJ: Sollo:Rago, 2004

Quarto. 231 pp; 1311 lots, illustrated in color. Paperback. Near fine. Furniture, lamps, jewelry, ceramics, art glass, paintings, works on paper by hundreds of well-known designers.
Inventory number #005464



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$15.00

Sotheby's
IMPORTANT 20TH CENTURY DESIGN, Friday, December 15, 2006
NY: Sotheby's, 2006

Quarto. 278 pp; color photographs throughout. 218 lots; index of designers. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy. Superb group of 20th century furniture, sculpture, ceramics, glass by over one hundred designers. Includes 38 lots of modernist Georg Jensen silver by Henning Koppel, from a private European collection.
Inventory number #004921



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: As New


Price:
$20.00

Rago, David & John Sollo
SOLLO : RAGO John Sollo and David Rago Present a 20th Century Weekend, April 2 & 3, 2005
Lambertville, NJ: Sollo:Rago, 2005

Quarto. 286 pp; 1233 lots, illustrated in color. Paperback. Near fine. Furniture, lamps, jewelry, ceramics, art glass, paintings, works on paper by hundreds of well-known designers.
Inventory number #004851



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$45.00

Frelinghuysen, Alice Cooney
AMERICAN PORCELAIN 1770-1920
NY: Harry N. Abrams, 1989

Quarto. 320 pp; 121 objects or sets of objects illustrated in color, with a few details in b/w; bibliography. Cloth with dj. VG/VG. Exhibition catalogue, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Inventory number #004840



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: New


Price:
$60.00

Witt-Doerring, Christian
JOSEF HOFFMANN INTERIORS 1902-1913
NY: Prestel, 2006

First edition. Quarto. 224 pp; illustrated throughout mostly in b/w. Hardcover with dustjacket. Published in conjunction with the Josef Hoffmann exhibition at the Neue Gallerie in NYC from November 2, 2006 to February 26, 2007. Illustrated with color photographs of Hoffmann’s masterpieces -on their own and as parts of interiors- this monograph focuses on significant aspects of Hoffmann’s career: his early years as a member of the Secessionist Movement and founder of the Vienna Workshops, his role in the intellectual rebellion that took place in Austria; and his progression toward a Modernist ethic. It takes readers through four dazzling interiors designed by Hoffmann and furnished with his signature pieces, including furniture, wall and floor coverings, textiles, lighting, ceramics, glassware and metalwork.
Inventory number #004543



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$25.00

Clifton-Mogg, Caroline
A PASSION FOR COLLECTING: Decorating with Your Favorite Objects
NY: Bulfinch Press, 2002

First American edition. Quarto. 192 pp; profusely illustrated with color photographs; sources and museums; index. Hardcover with jacket. Near fine/Near fine. This book explores the ways in which collectibles as diverse as antique maps, ceramics, and seashells can be used in interior design.
Inventory number #004333



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$35.00


Cahiers de la Ceramique de Verre et des Arts du Feu, No. 25
Sevres: Societe des Amis du Musee Natl de Ceramique, 1962

No. 25. Small folio. 62 pp; numerous b/w & 7 tipped-in color plates. Text in French, with English summaries. Card covers. Light soiling & wear to off-white covers. Contents include: "En avant-propos sur la majolique italienne" by Fourest; "Les majoliques de la collection Paul Gillet au musee lyonnais des Arts Decoratifs" by J. Giacomotti, and "Les Arts du Feu dans la decoration du paquebot 'France'" by M. Gaume.
Inventory number #003629



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$15.00

Nordenfalk, Carl
SEVRES ET LES CINQ SENS
Stockholm: Nationalmusei Skriftserie, 1984

Octavo. 120 pp; 94 b/w & color illustrations; notes; index. Text in French. Illustrated hardcover. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; slight sunning to spine.
Inventory number #003302



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Christie's
THE CONTENTS OF BENJAMIN GINSBURG, Antiquary Including the Property of Cora Ginsburg
NY: Christie's, 1983

Quarto. 254 pp with 781 lots illustrated in b/w & color. Cloth with dj. VG/VG. Auction held October 14 & 15, 1983. An important sale of fine American and English furniture, English and Continental ceramics, Chinese export porcelain, textiles and related decorative arts.
Inventory number #003023