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Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$125.00

Brown, Henry Collins & Clara Brown Lyman
Book of Home Building and Decoration: Prepared in cooperation with and under the direction of the leading manufacturers of the Country
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1912

Quarto. 200 pp; [28] pp of illustrated advertisements; color frontispiece & numerous color & b/w illustrations. Color pictorial cloth. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, minor rubbing to corners & spine ends; rear hinge cracked but holding; stamped cover image clean & bright with mild rubbing to image but not lettering. Decorative designs by Franklin Edward Bittner.
Inventory number #012950



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Kevorkian, R.H. & Berdj Achdjian
TAPIS ET TEXTILES ARMENIENS
Marseille: Maison armenienne de la jeunesse et de la Culture, 1991

Octavo. 163 pp; 157 color & b/w illustrations; bibliography. Text in French. Paperback. VG, Exhibition catalog of Armenian rugs and textiles. Includes early Armenian Apostolic Orthodox/Gregorian Church religious and clerical textiles.
Inventory number #012580



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$40.00

Segal, William C., publisher
GENTRY. Number Eighteen, Spring 1956
Philadelphia, PA: Reporter Publications, 1956

Quarto. 111 pp; illustrated throughout in color and b/w, some inserts and folding plates. Paperback. Very good, spine lightly rubbed. Complete.
Inventory number #012470



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$40.00

Segal, William C., publisher
GENTRY. Number Fifteen, Summer 1955
Philadelphia, PA: Reporter Publications, 1955

Quarto. 124 pp; illustrated throughout in color and b/w, some inserts and folding plates. Paperback. Very good, some creasing near spine. spine toned. Complete.
Inventory number #012469



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Segal, William C., publisher
GENTRY. Number Five, Holiday Issue 1952
NY: Reporter Publications, 1952

Quarto. 172 pp; profusely illustrated with b/w & color illustrations; actual fabric samples; tipped-in color plates. Paperback. Very good, a clean copy, minor rubbing to front edge of spine, light soiling to covers and toning to spine, bump to top corner. 9 fabric samples tipped in. Appears to be missing a perfume sample and one ad has been excised, otherwise complete.
Inventory number #012465



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Segal, William C., publisher
GENTRY. Number Eight, Fall 1953
NY: Reporter Publications, 1953

Quarto. 124 pp; profusely illustrated, tipped in color plates, actual fabric samples, inserts. Paperback. VG, top inch of spine torn. Lacks color illustration of horse painting on front cover.
Inventory number #012278



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$10.00

McQuiston, Don, Debra McQuiston & Lynne Bush
THE WOVEN SPIRIT OF THE SOUTHWEST
San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1995

Quarto. 118 pp; illustrated throughout with color photos; bibliography. Paperback with flaps. Near Fine copy, small bump to bottom edge, minimal wear to spine ends. A clean, unmarked copy. The spectacular landscape of the Southwest has long influenced the gorgeous woven textiles of the Navajo people who live there. This book reveals how these ancient Native American weaving traditions have evolved through time to create beautiful, invaluable, and enduring works of art.
Inventory number #011792



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$10.00

Laver, James
FASHION, ART, AND BEAUTY
NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1967

Octavo. 152 pp; illustrated in b/w. Paperback. Reprinted from Museum Bulletin Vol XXVI No. 3 November 1967.
Inventory number #011787



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: As New


Price:
$20.00

Townsend, Chris
RAPTURE: Art's Seduction by Fashion Since 1970
London: Thames & Hudson, 2002

Quarto. 176 pp; illustrated throughout with color photographs; conclusions; notes; credits. Paperback in as new unread condition.
Inventory number #011776



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: As New
Jacket: As New


Price:
$65.00

Outumuro, Manuel (ed)
Genio y Figura: La influencia de la cultura espanola en la Moda
Spain: Disparo, 2006

Quarto. 189 pp; illustrated throughout with color photographs; exhibition list. Text primarily in Spanish, there is also an English language section in the rear. Boards with illustrated glassine dustjacket, in publisher's box. Fine in fine jacket. Box closure slot torn.
Inventory number #011771



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


Price:
$75.00

Bussagli, Mario
LA SETA IN ITALIA
Rome: Editalia, 1986

Large quarto. 303 pp; 32 color plates; b/w photographs & illustrations in the text; index of text illustrations; index of plates. Text in Italian. Paper-covered boards in unclipped dustjacket and publisher slipcase. Near Fine in VG jacket. Jacket has small closed tear to base of spine.
Inventory number #011692



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$300.00

Dumonthier, Ernest
Etoffes et Tapisseries d'Ameublement des XVIIe et XVIIIe Siecles
Paris: Ch. Massin, n.d.

ca. 1910. Folio. 15 pp; 80 plates, loose as issued. Text in French. Original maroon portfolio, portfolio folds stained, affecting half title upper edge. former owner's firm rubber stamp.
Inventory number #011689



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$25.00

Halle. Titi
CORA GINSBURG. A Catalogue of Exquisite & Rare Works of Art Including 17th & 18th Century Costume, Textiles, Needlework
NY: Cora Ginsburg, 1996

Quarto. 20 pp; full-page color illustrations. Illustrated stapled wraps. Near Fine
Inventory number #011537



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$125.00

Galloway, Francesca
ARTS & CRAFTS TEXTILES IN BRITAIN
London: Fine Art Society, 1999

Quarto. 50 [8] pp; fully illustrated in color, many full-page; biographies of 28 designers & firms; index. Stiff card covers with spiral binding. VG, a clean, unmarked copy. Catalogue of an exhibition held 4-29 October 1999. Includes items from the Frank Edgar Chadwick Archive; Chadwick worked at Morris & Co. from 1921-1940.
Inventory number #010617



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$15.00


JAPANESE TEXTILE DESIGNERS
: , 1996

Quarto. 93 pp; 93 color illustrations; index. Text in Japanese (no English) Color illustrated covers, perfect bound. Near Fine.
Inventory number #010436



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$15.00

Tarr, Patsy
2WICE. Uniforms. Vol. 2, No. 2
NY: 2wice Arts Foundation, 1998

Quarto. 109 pp; full of color & b/w illustrations. Paperback. Near Fine, minor wear to top corner, a few random numbers written in ink on page 5, else a clean copy.
Inventory number #010393



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: Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Peluzzi, Giulio
TENDAGGI MODERNI E DI STILE: Motivi Decorativi per L'arredamento
Milan: Gorlich, 1967

Quarto. 232 pp; 73 color & 259 b/w illustrations. Text in Italian. Cloth with dustjacket. Good/VG, binding starting to split at title page, bottom corners bumped, else a clean, unmarked copy; jacket edge-chipped with some loss. A well-illustrated book on curtains and drapery.
Inventory number #010193



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: New


Price:
$25.00

Boydell, Christine et al
THE MODERN HOUSE REVISITED. Twentieth Century Architecture 2
London: Twentieth Century Society, 1996

Quarto. 128 pp; color & b/w illustrations. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy; top corner on rear cover gently bumped. The second in the 20th Century Society Journal series features essays on modern houses open to the public - Harbour Meadow in Sussex, Dorich House in Kingston, Villa Savoye, essays on patrons, textiles and plastics of the modern house, an interview with Elisabeth Benjamin, and a discussion on F.R.S. Yorke.
Inventory number #010187