QUICK SEARCH

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
ADVANCED SEARCH (Click Here)
 
Browse by Category
Americana
Art
Biographies & Memoirs
Children's Books
Fiction
Food and Drink
Genealogy
History
Oil & Gas
Religion
Sports
War & Military

...and more! VIEW ALL CATEGORIES
 
 
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
 
 

Artists

 - 24 items found
Art:Artists

Click on Author or Title to view full description

 
Images of Texas I, Collector's Edition, Beckendorf, Charles
1 Beckendorf, Charles
Images of Texas I, Collector's Edition
Fredericksburg, Texas: Charles Beckendorf: 1979: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: No Jacket: 11 X 14 Inches Oblong: Charles Beckendorf: SIGNED: Volume I (of four). Just a trace of shelf wear. Solid, clean copy. Signed and numbered (1641) by Charles Beckendorf to the previous owner (his name included). Pages are not numbered, but more than one hundred. Every page contains a sketch or color painting of Texas scenes, from wildlife and the environment to ranch and town scenes. From the artist's introductory message: "If there is a message to be conveyed through these books, I would like it to be that there are so many parts of Texas that should be enjoyed and must be preserved.": 09476: 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
Images of Texas II, Collector's Edition, Beckendorf, Charles
2 Beckendorf, Charles
Images of Texas II, Collector's Edition
Fredericksburg, Texas: Charles Beckendorf: 1980: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: No Jacket: 11 X 14 Inches Oblong: Charles Beckendorf: SIGNED: Volume II (of four). Just a trace of shelf wear. Solid, clean copy. Signed and numbered (1641) by Charles Beckendorf to the previous owner (his name included). Pages are not numbered, but more than one hundred. Every page contains a sketch or color painting of Texas scenes, from wildlife and the environment to ranch and town scenes. Foreword by the artist in which the reader is left with the undeniable sentiment that he'd rather be painting and drawing Texas images than writing a Foreword!: 09477: 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
3 Bush, Martin H. And Kenworth Moffett
Goodnough
Witchita, Kansas: University Art Museum, Witchita State University: 1973: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Very Good: Jacket has a couple of tiny holes near the front flap fold and a small chip at the head of the spine. Protected now in a new Mylar cover. The work of artist Robert Goodnough is presented here with more than 65 photographs, 12 in full color. Contents also include a critical essay and commentary by Kenworth Moffett, Notes, Chronology, Public Collections, One-Man Exhibitions, Group Exhibitions, Selected Bibliography, Photographic Credits, and Index. 107 pages.: 02983: 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
Constantin Brancusi, Cabanne, Pierre
4 Cabanne, Pierre
Constantin Brancusi
Paris: Terrail: 2002: 287939242x / 9782879392424: First Edition: Soft Cover: Near Fine: Very faint coffee cup ring on the front cover. You have to hold it up at a certain angle to see any of it. A fine copy otherwise. 208 pages with Chronology, Notes, and Bibliography. More than 180 illustrations. "Brancusi (1876-1957) is, with Rodin, the most important sculptor of the 20th century. The core of Brancusi's work is made of heads, women or muses, birds and animals, sensuous and egg-shaped, and slender artefacts.": 09664: 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
HRH The Prince of Wales: Watercolours, Charles, Prince
5 Charles, Prince
HRH The Prince of Wales: Watercolours
Boston: Little Brown Company: 1991: 0316888869 / 9780316888868: First Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: Fine: 159 pages with color images of 73 paintings. Foreword by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother; An Appreciation by John Ward; Introduction by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales.: 09109: 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Seurat, Courthion, Pierre
6 Courthion, Pierre
Seurat
New York: Harry N. Abrams Incorporated: 1988: 0810915197 / 9780810915190: First Thus: Fine: Fine: Small Folio: Spine slightly cocked, small remainder mark (?) on bottom edge of pages. Concise edition of Pierre Courthion's Seurat, originally published in 1968. 84 illustrations, including 40 plates in full color. The 40 color plates represent the best and most important paintings produced by Seurat during his short, but prolific, career. Numerous black-and-white illustrations show his extraordinary handling of the mediums charcoal and conte crayon. His masterpiece, A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte illustrates the book's jacket. 128 pages, including a bibliography and biographical outline of the artist's life. Oversized book that will require extra postage for expedited or international delivery.: 00730: 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
7 Dunbar, Amanda (SIGNED)
Guided by Angels: Divinely Inspired Paintings
Atlanta, Georgia: Longstreet Press: 2000: 1563526352 / 9781563526350: First Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: Near Fine: SIGNED: Light wear to jacket. Signed by the artist Dunbar on the front free endpaper. 132 pages of examples of the young Texas artist's work, which has landed her on Oprah, ABC's World News Tonight, PBS, and many other regional and national broadcasts. An amazing young talent adept in three distinct styles: French Impressionism, American Expressionism, and Abstract. Oversized book that will require extra postage for expedited and international delivery.: 04642: 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Zuniga, Echeverria, Carlos Francisco (Introduction and Conversations with Francisco Zuniga), with Commentaries by Francisco Zuniga
8 Echeverria, Carlos Francisco (Introduction and Conversations with Francisco Zuniga), with Commentaries by Francisco Zuniga
Zuniga
Mexico: Galeria De Arte Misrachi: 1980: 9687047038 / 9789687047034: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Very Good: About fine in dust jacket that has a few edge tears at the head of the spine. In original, matching slipcase from the publisher. Text in Spanish and English. 317 pages with 355 plates. Oversized book that will require extra postage if expedited or international delivery is desired.: 08707: 
Price: 75.00 USD
 
 
Hernando Lemaitre, Galaor Carbonell, Ramiro de la Espriella, Fabio Lozano Simonelli, Alejandro Obregon, and Ramón de Zubiría
9 Galaor Carbonell, Ramiro de la Espriella, Fabio Lozano Simonelli, Alejandro Obregon, and Ramón de Zubiría
Hernando Lemaitre
Bogotá: Litografía Arco: 1980: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: Good: Light shelf wear and foxing to the boards. Edge wear, chipping, and rubbing to the dust jacket. Twenty-three pages of essays comprise an introduction to the Hernando Lemaitre (1924-1970) and his work: 1) Las últimas acuarelas de Hernando Lemaitre. Exposición póstuma. Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogotá. Julio 1.1973, por Galaor Carbonell; 2) Imagen de Hernando Lemaitre, por Ramiro de la Espriella; 3) La luz de Hernando Lemaitre, en Cartagena, por Fabio Lozano Simonelli; 4) Homenaje a Hernando Lemaitre, por Alejandro Obregon; and 5) Retrato a mano alzada de Hernando Lemaitre Román, por Ramón de Zubiría. These are followed by 60 color plates of Lemaitre's watercolors. A scarce publication of this Colombian artist's watercolor paintings.: 09565: 
Price: 175.00 USD
 
 
The Obstacle Race: The Fortunes of Women Painters & Their Work, Greer, Germaine
10 Greer, Germaine
The Obstacle Race: The Fortunes of Women Painters & Their Work
New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1979: 0374224129 / 9780374224127: First American Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: Good+: Corners bumped. Light edge wear and toning to jacket, creases to both front and rear flaps. Front panel has a very slight crease mark down the middle. The rear panel has a small stain along the top edge. 373 pages with Notes and Index. Illustrated with 32 color plates and 160 black and white illustrations. "Germaine Greer explains why there have been no female artists of the stature of Leonardo or Poussin by exploring the psychological, economic and political reasons for the virtually unchallenged patriarchalism of all western artistic establishments." Heavier than normal book that may require additional postage for expedited and international delivery.: 00641: 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Memories of Horses and Wars: The Sculpture of H. Clay Dahlberg, Hedgepeth, Don
11 Hedgepeth, Don
Memories of Horses and Wars: The Sculpture of H. Clay Dahlberg
Austin, Texas: Wind River Press: 1984: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Very Good: SIGNED: Foreword by Charles Schreiner, III (Y.O. Ranch, Kerrville). Following the foreword is a song (lyrics) from Red Steagall--Horses and War. Photographs of Dahlberg's sculptures by Ernest Love. Book is about fine with only a slight bump at the upper corners. The dust jacket has a bit of rubbing to both the front and rear panels and just a trace of soil on the lower edge of the front panel (a few specks). A nice, clean copy in this limited edition designed and printed by David Holman's Wind River Press in Austin, Texas. This is number 301 of 500 copies printed and is signed by both the author and the artist on the limitation page. Additionally, the artist has inscribed the preceding blank page to the previous owners and included a small drawing of a powder horn and pouch. Seventy-two pages featuring thirty-eight sculptures and photographs in color and black and white.: 09200: 
Price: 195.00 USD
 
 
Robert Smithson: Sculpture, with 1980 Exhibit Catalog from the Herbert F. Johnson Art Museum, Cornell University, Hobbs, Robert
12 Hobbs, Robert
Robert Smithson: Sculpture, with 1980 Exhibit Catalog from the Herbert F. Johnson Art Museum, Cornell University
Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press: 1981: 0801413249 / 9780801413247: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good+: No Jacket: Several small stains on the fore-edge. Page 59 has a series of cuts in the paper, almost in a kind of design. Not sure what was happening there. Front endpaper tear at hinge. 261 pages, Introduction by Hobbs, critical essays, The Works, Works by Smithson Not Cited, Chronology, Bibliography, Index. Illustrated with black & white photos and drawings and six pages of color photos following page 128. Exhibition brochure laid in--Herbert F. Johnson Muesum of Art, Cornell University, November 14 - December 21, 1980 (curated by Robert Hobbs).: 03982: 
Price: 45.00 USD
 
 
Road of the Tinkling Bell: Paintings, Poems and Essays, Hoshino, Tomihiro; Translated by Kyoko and Gavin Bantock
13 Hoshino, Tomihiro; Translated by Kyoko and Gavin Bantock
Road of the Tinkling Bell: Paintings, Poems and Essays
Japan: Kaisei-sha Publishing Co.: 1990: 403019060x / 9784030190603: First English Language Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: Near Fine: 95 pages, illustrated and with additional notes and notes from the translators. From the publisher: "At 24, Tomihiro became a paraplegic. Forced to give up his teaching career, he become an author and painter of botanical illustrations to accompany his poetry. This is his fourth book that has been published and third to be translated into English.": 08753: 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
The Golden Era: The American Dream - G. Harvey, Jones, Gerald Harvey; Randy Best; and Susan Hallsten McGarry; Foreword by Governor John Connally
14 Jones, Gerald Harvey; Randy Best; and Susan Hallsten McGarry; Foreword by Governor John Connally
The Golden Era: The American Dream - G. Harvey
Somerset House Publishing: 1992: 0962691623 / 9780962691621: Second Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Very Good: G. Harvey: Bump to several pages on the bottom edge. Couple of tiny nicks to the dust jacket and a bump to the head of the spine. Protected now in a Mylar archival sleeve. Nice, clean copy. The second edition includes 160 updated pages with more than 100 color plates, numerous sketches, bronzes, and photographs of the artist at work and with his family. 144 pages. Oversized book that will require additional postage for expedited and international delivery.: 09475: 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
Paul Kane's Frontier: Including Wanderings of an Artist Among the Indians of North America, Kane, Paul; Edited with a Biographical Introduction and a Catalogue Raisonné by J. Russell Harper
15 Kane, Paul; Edited with a Biographical Introduction and a Catalogue Raisonné by J. Russell Harper
Paul Kane's Frontier: Including Wanderings of an Artist Among the Indians of North America
Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press: 1971: 0292701101 / 9780292701106: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: Fair: 4to - over 9¾ - 12 inches Tall: Mild shelf wear to book, faint soil to top edge of page block. Previous owner bookplate inside front cover. The dust jacket is edge-worn with chips and small tears. Protected now in a new Mylar archival sleeve. 350 pages with Appendices, Bibliography, and Index. 48 color plates and 204 black-and-white illustrations represent Kane's art work from trips to the American West and Northwest in 1845 and 1846-1848 "to preserve for posterity a record of the Indian chieftains, the customs of the tribes and the lands where they lived before change made such a record impossible.": 09665: 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
James Tissot, Matyjaszkiewicz, Krystyna (Editor)
16 Matyjaszkiewicz, Krystyna (Editor)
James Tissot
New York: Abbeville Press: 1985: 0896595161 / 9780896595163: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Near Fine: 144 pages with Notes, Catalogue (works exhibited in his lifetime), Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated with 272 reproductions of his work, 32 in full-color. Tissot was known for his provocative paintings of late Victorian society.: 09607: 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Seven Scared Scarecrows, Obican, Jovan
17 Obican, Jovan
Seven Scared Scarecrows
Paris: Art & Film Publication: 1968: Soft Cover: Very Good: Obican, Lazar J.: Stapled, pictorial cover, 8 X 11 inches. Light edge wear, rubbing, and a few faint, small stains or brown spots. The rear cover has a tiny edge tear. The staples are rusted and have stained the spine around them (a very small amount). A story in rhyming English verse about seven scared and rebellious scarecrows. Not paginated, but about 25 pages with illustrations by the artist's son, Lazar Obican, of whom a brief bio appears at the end of the book, written by Margherita Webb. Sir Herbert Read wrote the Introduction, titled: The Art of Painter and Sculptor Jovan Obican.: 08314: 
Price: 65.00 USD
 
 
18 Pellicer, Carlos
Voz y Luz Del Tropico
Mexico City: 1978: Cloth: Very Good: Near Fine: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall: Miguel Angel Gomez Ventura: Front board bows out very slightly. Previous owner name printed on top-edge of pages in red ink. A limited edition of 3,000 copies combining selected verse from poet Carlos Pellicer with illustrations from watercolorist Miguel Angel Gomez Ventura. Conception, design, and selection of poetry and watercolors by Jose Rodriguez Castro. Text in Spanish, 70 pages. Oversized book that will require additional postage for expedited and international delivery.: 00177: 
Price: 45.00 USD
 
 
Allan Houser: (Ha-o-zous), Perlman, Barbara H
19 Perlman, Barbara H
Allan Houser: (Ha-o-zous)
Boston: David R. Godine, Publisher: 1987: 0879237155 / 9780879237158: First Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: Near Fine: Light bumping to dust jacket on front panel, bottom edge. Printed (not signed) signature of the artist on the blank page following the front endpapers. 263 pages with Appendix, Notes, and Index. Illustrated with images of nearly 300 works of this Native American (Apache) sculptor. Oversized book that will require extra postage if expedited or international delivery is desired.: 08693: 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
Bernard Buffet: Gravures/Engravings/Radierungen 1948-1967, Reinz, Gerhard F.
20 Reinz, Gerhard F.
Bernard Buffet: Gravures/Engravings/Radierungen 1948-1967
New York: Tudor Publishing Company: 1968: Hard Cover: Near Fine: No Jacket: Small remainder mark to the bottom edge of the page block. Eighty-eight pages, 295 engravings. Text in French, English, and German. This is an oversized book that will require extra postage if expedited or international delivery is requested.: 09099: 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
  1  2  NEXT >  



Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@whitingbooks.com
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie