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Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$12.00

Lee, Sherman E.
THE COLORS OF INK. Chinese Paintings and Related Ceramics from The Cleveland Museum of Art
NY: Asia Society, 1974

Quarto. 139 pp; fully illustrated in b/w; bibliography; index. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; spine creased, with light edge wear; 1 1/2-in. scuff to edge of backstrip on back cover. A catalogue of 66 items exhibited in the Asia House Gallery n the winter of 1974.
Inventory number #010266



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


Price:
$25.00

Atil, Esin
RENAISSANCE OF ISLAM: Art of the Mamluks
Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1981

Quarto. 286 pp; 128 color & 20 b/w illustrations; bibliography. Publisher's brown cloth with gilt-lettered spine in dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; jacket with light toning, more pronounced on jacket flaps, no rips or tears. The first comprehensive study of Mamluk civilization and its art traces the development of the Mamluk empire. It features 128 objects described in detail and illustrated, including illuminated manuscripts, metalwork, glass, ceramics, woodwork, ivory, and stone; textiles and rugs; and illustrated manuscripts.
Inventory number #010252



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$15.00

Metropolitan Museum of Art
MOMOYAMA: Japanese Art in the Age of Grandeur
NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1975

Quarto. 136 pp; numerous color & b/w illustrations; catalogue of 79 items; bibliography. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy, light wear at base of spine, gentle crease to spine. An exhibition of the arts of the Momoyama period (1568-1615) featuring paintings, calligraphy; no masks, textiles, ceramics, lacquer, and arms & armor.
Inventory number #010250



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: New


Price:
$60.00

Soros, Susan Weber, ed.
E.W. GODWIN: Aesthetic Movement Architect and Designer
New Haven, CT: Yale University Press / Bard Graduate Center for the Studies in the Decorative Arts, 1999

Quarto. 431 pp; full of color & b/w illustrations; chronology; exhibition checklist; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Fine, a new, unused copy. One of the great figures in 19th-century English architecture and design, E. W. Godwin (1833-1886) began his career as an architect, later turned to furniture design and decoration, and finally focused on Victorian theater, assuming the roles of costume designer, designer-manager, and critic. Catalog of an exhibition held at the Bard Graduate Center from November 1999, to February 2000.
Inventory number #010141



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


Price:
$40.00

Haggar, Reginald & Elizabeth Adams
MASON PORCELAIN & IRONSTONE 1796-1853. Miles Mason and the Mason Manufactories
London: Faber & Faber, 1977

Octavo. 133 pp; 8 color plates plus 144 b/w illustrations; marks; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket with no wear.
Inventory number #009956



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$75.00

Eidelberg, Martin, ed.
EVA ZEISEL: Designer for Industry
Montreal: Musee des Arts Decoratifs de Montreal, 1984

First edition. 12" x 9". 119 pp; 154 color & b/w illustrations; checklist of 32 objects, list of marks; bibliography of articles written by Zeisel. Paperback. Near Fine, minor wear along edge of backstrip, else a crisp, unmarked copy. Catalogue for the fifty-year retrospective exhibition of the work of Eva Zeisel, organized by Mus
Inventory number #009604



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


Price:
$125.00

de Groer, Leon
DECORATIVE ARTS IN EUROPE 1790-1850
NY: Rizzoli, 1986

Quarto. 357 pp; 640 illustrations, some in color; bibliography; index. Cloth with dj. VG/VG. A comprehensive and well-illustrated study devoted to the neoclassic style -- French Empire, English Regency, American Federal, German Biedermeier. The author, curator-in-chief of objets d'art at the Louvre, looks at furniture, interior decoration, lighting, bronzes, pendulum clocks, vases, curtains, wallpaper, and carpets.
Inventory number #008760



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$20.00

Sotheby's
ARTS DECORATIFS DU XXe SIECLE. Dimanche 26 Avril 1992
Monaco: Sotheby's, 1992

Quarto. 276 lots, all illustrated with color photographs. Text in French. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy. This sale features a large collection of Emile Galle (67 lots) and Daum (64) glass, posters, ceramics, furniture, metalwork, dinanderie, and sculpture. Other designers include Lalique, Tiffany, Mucha, Louis Majorelle, Gustave Serrurier-Bovy, Ruhlmann, Dunand, Rietveld, Subes, and Chiparus.
Inventory number #008721



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:
$30.00

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. Fine/Fine. This is a comprehensive guide to tile, containing an illustrated catalog with more than 1500 tile choices, from traditional to cutting edge; lessons on how and where to use tile as an accent or as a major element in a room, and examples of stunning installations.
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:
$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, 2005

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: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Scherer, Margaret, et al
THE CHINA TRADE AND ITS INFLUENCES
NY: The Metropolitain Museum, 1941

Limited edition of 3,000 copies. Octavo. 22 pp; 60 pages of b/w plates. Paperback VG- moderate pencil notations throughout from someone who saw the exhibition. Catalog of the loan exhibition featuring objects from both public and private collections. Includes essays by Joseph Downs. The objects include ceramics, furniture, textiles, fans, paintings, prints, metalware, etc. Among the show's many lenders were Miss Lucy Aldrich, sister of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller; the Misses Caldwalader; Ogden Codman; Mrs William Crowninshield Endicott; Mrs Frances P. Garvan; Mr and Mrs Luke Vincent Lockwood; J.P. Morgan; and Henry Francis du Pont, to name a few.
Inventory number #004995