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Reclining Nude

By: Ferrara, Lidia Guibert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10519

ISBN: 0811836657

Condition: Very Good


Lower corners bumped and lower corner of the jacket's front panel has a long, closed tear and associated creasing. Protected now in a Mylar archival sleeve. 129 pages plus List of Illustrations. Introduction by Frances Borzello, followed by Author's Note and 121 color plates/ The book's layout mimics the reclining position of the subjects in the paintings presented. From the jacket: "Sensuous, voluptuous, provocative - the female form has inspired artists for centuries, making it perhaps the most popular subject in the history of painting. Since Venetian painter Giorgione's Sleeping Venus, the... View more info

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Hungarian Folk Art (English Edition)

By: Hofer, Tamas and Edit Fel

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford University Press: 1979

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 09684

ISBN: 0192114484

Condition: Very Good


The book bows ever so slightly, otherwise a fine, solid copy. Couple of short edge tears to the dust jacket, else fine in a Mylar archival sleeve. 638 pages with Bibliography. Numerous illustrations. The best of Hungarian folk art from the seventeenth century to present day. Large, heavy book that will require extra postage for expedited and international delivery. View more info

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Ukiyo-E: 250 Years of Japanese Art

By: Neuer, Roni and Susugu Yoshida

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Gallery Books: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 09139

ISBN: 0831790415

Condition: Near Fine


Very mild wear. 390 pages with Glossary, Index of Names, and Bibliography. A collection of nearly four hundred Japanese woodcuts from the seventeenth through nineteenth centuries is accompanied by technical and biographical data on the artist. Oversized book that will require extra postage for expedited and international delivery. View more info