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Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Raines, Joan & Marvin
A Guide to Royal Bayreuth Figurals
New City, NY: Privately published, 1973

Octavo. [42] pp; 20 color plates. Plastic comb binding. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, minor edge wear.
Inventory number #013853



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$50.00

Ballot, Marie-Juliette
La Ceramique Francaise : Bernard Palissy et les Fabriques du XVIe Siecle
Pairs: Albert Morance, 1924

Octavo. 37 pp; 48 plates, both color & b/w; bibliography. Text in French. Brown cloth with gilt-titled spine. VG, blind stamp on title page, bookplate on front pastedown, plates are clean & unmarked; covers show light wear to extremities, remnants of gilt-stamped leather label over gilt-lettered spine. Originally issued as a portfolio, it has been skillfully bound in cloth using tabs to attach the pages and plates.
Inventory number #013575



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$20.00

Hillier, Bevis
ART DECO: The Minneapolis Institute of Arts July 8 - September 5, 1971
Minneapolis: Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 1971

First edition. Square octavo. 224 pp; 16 color plates, over 300 illustrations in b/w; bibliography. Paperback, patterned endpapers. A fine, unmarked copy, covers bright & glossy, light crease in center of spine. Comprehensive exhibition of the Art Deco period -- includes furniture, silver, ceramics, glass, paintings/drawings, books/bindings, posters, costumes, textiles, jewelry, architecture/interior design, plastics. Published by Minneapolis Institute of Arts, not E.P. Dutton.
Inventory number #013464



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: Very Good


Price:
$60.00

Oswald, Adrian
ENGLISH BROWN STONEWARE 1670-1900
London: Faber and Faber, 1982

First edition. Octavo. 308 pp; 9 color & 96 b/w plates, one map; glossary; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; price-clipped jacket has light edgewear, spine sl. faded.
Inventory number #013415



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


Price:
$25.00

Gaunt, William & M.D.E. Clayton-Stamm
William De Morgan: Pre-Raphaelite Ceramics
Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society, 1971

First edition. Quarto. 176 pp; 25 color & 150 b/w illustrations; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; price-clipped jacket
Inventory number #013351



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


Price:
$100.00

Buddensieg, Tilmann
CERAMICHE DELLA REPUBBLICA DI WEIMAR
Milan: Electa, 1984

First edition. Quarto. 131 pp; profuse color & b/w illustrations. Text in Italian. Hardcover with dustjacket. Near Fine/VG+, a clean, unmarked copy, binding tight; jacket bright with minimal edge wear. Catalogue of an exhibition of ceramics from the Sammlung Tilmann Buddensieg, Germanisches Nationalmuseum held at the Padiglione d'arte contemporanea, Milan, December 1984-January 1985.
Inventory number #013333



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


Price:
$15.00

Battersby, Martin
THE DECORATIVE TWENTIES
NY: Walker and Company, 1969

First edition. Quarto. 213 pp; 210 illustrations, some in color; notes on illustrations; list of source books; index. Green cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket shows minimal surface wear, slight toning at top edge. An illustrated survey of the interiors & furnishings, fashion & textiles, decorative & applied arts in France, England and America during the 1920s.
Inventory number #013330



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$10.00

Lagercrantz, Bo
Gamla tallrikar / Ur tallrikens Historia
ICA-forlaget: Vasteras, 1972

Small octavo. 98 pp; b/w & color photographs. Text in Swedish. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy, covers bright.
Inventory number #013226



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


Price:
$40.00

Israeli, Yael & Uri AVida
OIL-LAMPS FROM ERETZ ISRAEL: The Louis and Carmen Warschaw Collection at the Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Jerusalem: Israel Museum, 1988

First English edition, translated by Edward Levin. Quarto. 208 pp; photographs of each of the 502 lamps in the collection, including illustrations of decorative motifs and cross-sections; list of lamps; bibliography. Paper-covered boards with illustrated dustjacket. Near Fine in Very good jacket, a clean, unmarked copy; jacket with minor edgewear. Rare and important work on the Louis and Carmen Warschaw collection of oil-lamps, dating primarily from the Roman and Byzantine period to the start of the Islamic period in Greater/All (Eretz) Israel.
Inventory number #011836



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$25.00

Skrypzak, Joann
DESIGN VIENNA 1890s to 1930s
Madison, WI: Elvehjem Museum of Art, 2003

Quarto. 103 pp; color and b/w illustrations; bibliography. Paperback. Near Fine. Small scuff to front cover.
Inventory number #011607



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Fine


Price:
$25.00

Christie's South Kensington
THE BARRY JONES COLLECTION OF CLARICE CLIFF. Friday, 25 February 2000
London: Christie's South Kensington, 2000

Quarto. 45 pp, 388 lots, all illustrated with color photographs; index. Paperback. Fine, a clean, unmarked copy.
Inventory number #011347



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$15.00

Christie's
THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
London: Christie's, 1993

Quarto. 131 pp; 275 lots, illustrated with color photographs. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy.
Inventory number #010954



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$12.00

Drutt, Matthew J.W. et al
WILLIAM P. DALEY 1990-1980. An Exhibition of Ceramics
Philadelphia: University of the Arts, Haviland Hall Galleries, 1990

Quarto. [16] pp; 12 color plates of ceramic vessels made of unglazed stoneware; essay; chronology. Illustrated stapled wrappers. Near Fine, signed by author at bottom, inside corner of inside front cover.
Inventory number #010372



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