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Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$15.00

Sotheby's
EUROPEAN WORKS OF ART, ARMS AND ARMOUR, FURNITURE AND TAPESTRIES. January 29, 1998
NY: Sotheby's, 1998

Quarto. Unpaginated; profuse color & b/w photographs of the 481 lots offered. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy with minimal shelf wear. Price results laid in. Sale 7094
Inventory number #013984



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$15.00

Sotheby's
EUROPEAN WORKS OF ART, ARMS AND ARMOUR, FURNITURE AND TAPESTRIES. June 5, 1997
NY: Sotheby's, 1997

Quarto. Unpaginated; profuse color & b/w photographs of the 499lots offered. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy with minimal shelf wear. Price results laid in. Sale 7003
Inventory number #013983



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$15.00

Sotheby's
EUROPEAN WORKS OF ART, ARMS AND ARMOUR, FURNITURE AND TAPESTRIES. May 24, 1993
NY: Sotheby's, 1993

Quarto. Unpaginated; profuse color & b/w photographs of the 527 lots offered. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy with minimal edge wear. Sale 6426
Inventory number #013981



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$20.00

Christie's
IMPORTANT 20TH CENTURY DECORATIVE ART & DESIGN. June, 9. 2005
NY: Christie's, 2005

Quarto. 153 pp; 185 lots, illustrated with color photographs, index. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy with no wear. Includes property from the collection of Dakis Joannou, with essay by Philippe Garner. Primarily French furniture, lighting, carpets & other objects by J. Adnet, Andre Arbus, Jean Dunand, Maurice Dufrene, Lalique, Leleu, Carlo Mollino, Alexandre Noll, Charlotte Perriand, E. Printz, Jean Royere, Ruhlmann, Sue et Mare, and many others. Also three items by Frank Lloyd Wright, including the Bogk House carpet (1916-18).
Inventory number #013968



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$20.00

Christie's
IMPORTANT 20TH CENTURY DESIGN. May 26. 2005
London: Christie's, 2005

Quarto. 153 pp; 196 lots, illustrated with color photographs. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy with no wear. Includes property from the estate of Gordon House, including a collection of Liberty & Co. silver, pewter, and relevant drawings, the majority designed by Archibald Knox, and others. Many pieces of furniture, lighting, and textiles by designers including E.W. Godwin, Josef Hoffmann, Otto Wagner, Fontana Arte, Gio Ponti, Alvar Aalto, Arne Jacobsen, Tapio Wirkkala, Marcel Breuer, Le Corbusier, Pierre Chareau, Jacques Adnet, Serge Mouille, Charles & Ray Eames, Marc Newson, Ron Arad, and many others.
Inventory number #013967



Binding: Softcover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Kelsey, Charles B.
Furniture: Its Selection and Use. 18th report of the National Committee on Wood Utilization
Washington, DC: United States Government Printing Office, 1931

Octavo. 115 pp; 48 diagrams & b/w photographs; glossary of furniture terms. Paperback. VG, an unmarked copy; covers toned with light edgewear, small loss at spine ends.
Inventory number #013956



Binding: Softcover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00


Technological Innovation and the Decorative Arts. An Exhibition at the Hagley Museum
Wilmington, DE: Hagley Museum & The Henry Francis Du Pont Winterthur Museum, 1973

Octavo. 80 pp; b/w illustrations. Illustrated paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; light edgewear & minor soiling. This is the catalogue for an exhibition at the Hagley Museum cosponsored by the Henry Francis Du Pont Winterthur Museum.
Inventory number #013953



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Drexler, Arthur & Greta Daniel
Introduction to Twentieth Century Design from the Collection of The Museum of Modern Art
NY: Museum of Modern Art, 1959

Small quarto. 94 pp; 132 objects, all illustrated in b/w and described. Stiff pictorial wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, minor cover soil, bottom corner gently bumped. An important survey of 20th century design from MOMA's collection; at least half from the 1950's. It includes chairs, lighting, industrial design, kitchenware, tableware, and crafts.
Inventory number #013929



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


Price:
$100.00

Smith, H. Clifford
BUCKINGHAM PALACE: Its Treasures, Decoration & History
London: Counrtry Life, 1931

Large quarto. xxiii, 299 pp; 3 color plates & 351 b/w illustrations. Original blue gilt-lettered cloth with dustjacket with color illustration tipped on.. VG/VG, a crisp, unmarked copy; binding tight; price-clipped jacket is toned, with light edgewear, small loss to spine ends. This is the first complete authoritative survey of Buckingham Palace; the author was on the staff of the Victoria & Albert Museum.
Inventory number #013895



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$40.00

Humbert, Jean-Marcel, Michael Pantazzi & Christiane Ziegler
Egyptomania : L'Egypte dans l'art occidental, 1730-1930
Paris: Reunion des Musees Nationaux, 1994

Stout quarto. 605 pp; numerous color & b/w illustrations; extensive bibliography & list of exhibitions; index of people. Text in French. Paperback with flaps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; spine creased, spine & adjacent area sunned. The massive catalogue of the exhibition that originated at the Louvre, then the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, and Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna. It traces the waves of Egyptian influence that swept Europe and North America from the first modern use of Egyptian themes in a painting by Poussin in 1647 to Baccarat perfume bottles shaped like Ramses, inspired by the discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamun in 1922. Egyptian imagery is presented in a collection of artwork, including ceramics by Wedgwood to jewelry by Cartier, murals by Piranesi, architectural designs by Zix, paintings by Tiepolo, and furniture by Hope. The catalogue contains 392 objects, lent from museums, private lenders such as the House of Cartier, and collections from Fontainebleu, Versailles, Malmaison and Buckingham Palace. Essays by art historians from Paris, Vienna and Ottawa give detailed histories of each object and artist.
Inventory number #013890



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$45.00

Smith, Paul J.
THE BED, September 23 - November 6, 1966
NY: Museum of Contemporary Crafts, 1966

Square octavo. [36] pp; b/w illustrations. Purple stapled wraps. Near Fine, an unmarked, clean copy; covers show minimal edgewear.
Inventory number #013881



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


Price:
$100.00

Eudes, Georges
INTERIEURS MODERNES
Paris: Massin, 1958

First edition. Quarto. 136 pp; 24 color plates & 200 b/w illustrations. Test in French. Original green cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy, tight binding; jacket with small loss at head of spine & one corner, 1.5" x 0.75" edge chip on back cover; light edgewear, spine lightly soiled. Full of photos of 50's interiors. The book includes interiors & furniture by Courtial, Jacques Dumond, Gustave Gautier, Klotz-Gilles, Leleu, Mategot, Maurandy, Mirabaud, Jacques Mottheau, M. Old, Pelletier, Prouve et Perriand, Ramos, Renou et Genisset, A. Richard, Jean Royere, Louis Sognot & others.
Inventory number #013862



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$650.00

[Stanford White]
Illustrated Catalogue of the Artistic Furnishings and Interior Decorations of the Residence No. 121 East Twenty-First Street, New York City. April 4, 5, 6, 1907
NY: American Art Association, 1907

Octavo. Unpaginated. 409 lots of furnishings, followed by 122 lots of old and modern paintings, water colors and drawings. [24] b/w interior photographs of the house. Illustrated tan wrappers. VG, pencil notations on ffep & a few scattered ticks & prices in catalogue; spine chipped with considerable loss but still tight copy, edges rubbed, lightly soiled. The sale was held on premises at 121 East 21st St.; the catalog is organized by room - from the entrance hall, dining room, music room, library, to the picture gallery. Plus separate catalogue "Supplementary Sale" - Illustrated Catalogue of Valuable Artistic Property Collected by the late Stanford White to be sold at the American Art Galleries on Nov. 25th, 26th, 27th, 1907. Octavo. Not paginated. A total of 651 lots, some b/w photographs of the items in situ. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; spine has 1" loss at head, closed tear at tail, light edgewear, light soiling. The sale includes a large range of items, from furniture, tapestry, paintings, vases, columns, stained glass panels, etc.
Inventory number #013796



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good++


Price:
$15.00

Venice Jewish Community
Jewish Art Treasures in Venice / Tesori d'Arte Ebraica a Venezia
NY: International Funds for Monuments, 1973

Octavo. 94 pp; [24] b/w & color plates. Text in English & Italian. Illustrated paperback. VG+, a clean, unmarked copy, top edge of pages a bit yellowed; covers fresh & bright, light edgewear to bottom edge.
Inventory number #013671



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


Price:
$200.00

Mitchell, William R., Jr.
Edward Vason Jones 1909-1980: Architect, Connoisseur and Collector
Savannah, GA: Martin-St. Martin Publishing, 1995

First edition. Quarto. 223 pp; more than 200 illustrations in color; appendices; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy, small rub at head of spine; jacket has light creasing at head of spine, light surface wear. Along with Neel Reid, Philip Trammell Shutze, and Hal Hentz, Edward Vason Jones is considered one of the preeminent Neoclassical architects of the South, if not America. He was equally known as a scholar and collector of neoclassical furniture and decorative arts.
Inventory number #013611



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: New


Price:
$35.00

Contensou, Bernadette et al
MEUBLES, 1920-1937
Paris: Musee d'Art Moderne de la ville de Paris, 1986

Octavo. 79 pp plus biographies of designers; profusely illustrated in color & b/w. Text in French. Color pictorial wraps. Fine, a crisp, tight, unused copy. This catalogue accompanied an exhibition of furniture from 1920 to 1937; Contains pieces by Jacques Adnet, Andre Arbus, Edouard Benedictus, Maurice Champion, Pierre Chareau, Ivan da Silva Bruhns, Michel Dufet, Jean Dunand, Paul Follot, Albert Guenot, Jules Leleu, Eugene Printz, Ruhlmann, Albert Simonet, Louis Sognot, and others.
Inventory number #013470



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$30.00

Wilk, Christopher
MARCEL BREUER: Furniture and Interiors
NY: Museum of Modern Art, 1981

First printing. Small quarto. 192 pp; 199 b/w illustrations; bibliography. Paperback. Near Fine, a crisp, unmarked, tight copy, covers bright & glossy. The first comprehensive study of Breuer's furniture & interiors; companion to the 1981 MOMA exhibition. Exhibition brochure laid in; errata slip taped to front flyleaf.
Inventory number #013463



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$150.00

Tracy, Berry B. & William H. Gerdts
CLASSICAL AMERICA 1815-1845: An Exhibition at The Newark Museum
Newark, NJ: Newark Museum, 1963

First edition. Quarto. 212 pp; 295 objects described, many with b/w photographs; bibliography. Cloth in very good+ condition. A crisp, unmarked copy; ;white covers arte clean & bright, spine a biy darkened. Major exhibition catalogue of American decorative and fine arts of this period, with many high-quality examples. Includes furniture, silver, ceramics, glass, wallpaper & textiles, lamps, stoves & clocks, as well as the fine arts.
Inventory number #013418



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$600.00

Viollet-le-Duc, Eugene Emmanuel
Dictionnaire raisonne du mobilier francais de l'epoque carlovingienne a la Renaissance (6 volumes)
Paris: Vve. A. Morel et Cie, 1872

Six volumes. Octavo. 443 + 535 + 478 + 506 + 498 + 488 pp; illustrated with chromolithographs, steel engravings & wood engravings. Quarter morocco over marbled boards with raised bands, gilt spine lettering, top edge gilt. VG, a clean, unmarked set, occasional foxing; extremities lightly rubbed.
Inventory number #013413



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$20.00

Phillips, Lisa, et al
HIGH STYLES: Twentieth-Century American Design
NY: Whitney Museum/Summit Books, 1985

Quarto. 212 pp; illustrated throughout in color and b/w. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy, mild rubbing to edge of spine. Catalogue of the Whitney Museum of American Art 1985-86 exhibition of objects from the art nouveau period through the post-modernist movement in America. It includes the work of many architects and designers such as Frank Lloyd Wright, Eames, Saarinen, Frank Gehry, Scott Burton, Sam Maloof, Dale Chihuly, Donald Judd, Wallace Nutting, Donald Deskey and many others.
Inventory number #013339