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Surrealists on Art

By: Lippard, Lucy R. (Ed.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Spectrum/ Prentice-Hall: 1970

Edition: First (Number Line Ends in 1)

Seller ID: 011380

ISBN: 13-878082-X

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


A unique collection of writings on Surrealism by 29 artists of t he movement. 213 pp. View more info

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The History of Painting in Canada; Toward a People's Art

By: Lord, Barry

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, NC Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012795

ISBN: 0919600131

Condition: Very Good


An introduction to Canadian art. 253 pp. with index. View more info

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Early Views of British North America; From the Collection of the Beaverbrook Art Gallery

By: Lumsden, Ian G.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Fredericton, N. B., Beaverbrook Art Gallery: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012292

ISBN: 0-920674-38-0

Condition: Near Fine


A gathering of 47 paintings from across Canada on display in Fredericton, with backgrounds of their creators. With bibliography and index. 75 pp. View more info

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Arran of the Bens

By: MacBride, Mackenzie

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: London, T.N. Foulis: 1911

Seller ID: 012789

Condition: Good Plus


Sixteen colour illustrations reproduced from oil paintings by J. Lawton Wingate, together with historical accounts. 231 pp.with index. View more info

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Museum Without Walls

By: Malraux, Andre

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg: 1967

Seller ID: 010741

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth on boards. Small wedge missing from head of DJ. Previous owner's name. In its original form (The Voices of Silence) this book was judged by Edmund Wilson to be "one of the really great books of our time." - DJ flap. Many b/w plates. 252 pp. View more info

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A.H. Maurer

By: McCausland, Elizabeth

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Walker Art Center: 1951

Seller ID: 008267

Condition: Very Good


Original red clopth on boards. Price-clipped DJ has short tears head and foot of spine. "A biography of America's first modern paiinter." - DJ. Born in New York City in 1868, he died by his own hand in 1932 after a long career during which he received little recognition. 289 pp. View more info

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A Picasso Anthology; Documents, Criticism, Reminiscences

By: McCully, Marilyn (Ed.)

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Princeton, N.J., Princeton University Press:

Seller ID: 011308

ISBN: 0-691-04001-X

Condition: Very Good


Blue-green cloth on boards. No writing or damage. 288 pp. with index. View more info

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Illustrated News:Juliana Horatia Ewing's Canadian Pictures 1867-1869

By: McDonald, Donna

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., New Brunswick Museum: 1985

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010412

ISBN: 1-55002-005-6

Condition: Very Good


Blue paper boards. Gift note. Juliana Ewing was a popular children's author as well as an artist. This book deals mainly with her 2 1/2 year stay in Fredericton as the wife of an army man. 82 pp. View more info

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Anne Savage; The Story of a Canadian Painter

By: McDougall, Anne

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Montreal, Harvest House: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012479

ISBN: 0-88772-182-6

Condition: Very Good


Auburn cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ. Large print. No writing or damage. Anne Savage (1896-1971) was known as both an artist and art teacher. A Montreal native, she studied first at McGill, where she returned to teach from time to time. She was close with A. Y. Jackson. 215 pp. View more info

A Short History of Canadian Art

By: McInnes, Graham

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan Company of Canada: 1939

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007483

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ. Introductory, Indian Art, French-Canadian Art, The Topographers, Some Foundations are Laid, Art and the People-1880 to Today, Art and the Artists, 1880-1919, The Group of Seven and its Followers, 1919-1933, Contemporary Painting, Sculpture Since 1850, List of Art Institutions, List of Principal Events, Select List of Canadian Artists, Index. 125 pp. View more info

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The Great Age of Fresco; Discoveries, Recoveries, and Survivals

By: Meiss, Millard

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005946

ISBN: 0-7148-1408-3

Condition: Very Good


Original off-white tweedy cloth on boards. No writing or damage. A map of Italy shows locations of the frescoes discussed here. Bibliography. Index. Large, heavy book will need extra postage. 251 pp. View more info

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Kunstler-Monographien: XXXVI, Canova

By: Meyer, Alfred Gotthold

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Bieleseld and Leipzig, Delhagen and Klasing: 1898

Seller ID: 000981

Condition: Very Good


Original red and white cloth soft cover lettered in gilt, no DJ. 116 pp. Text in German. View more info

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Pierre Brueghel; Les Maitres

By: Michel, Edouard

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Paris, Les Editions Braun et Cie: 1953

Seller ID: 006415

Condition: Very Good


Original color illustrated soft cover of 60 pp. Introductory text in French and English for first 12 pp., with the balance being b/w plates of the artist's work. No writing or damage. View more info

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Impressionism; Paintings Collected By European Museums

By: Morris, Bloomfield, Wargo

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams, Inc.: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012732

ISBN: 0-8109-6383-3

Condition: New


Blue cloth on boards. Book and DJ flawless. A marvelous example of teamwork among dozens of participants. Exhibitions were mounted at High Museum of Art, Atlanta; Seattle Art Museum; and the Denver Art Museum in 1999. Lenders represented museums in at least seven European countries. With 271 large pages, there is a lot in this book ! Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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The Beginner's Guide to Still Life Drawing

By: Moss, Allan

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Bison Group: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007830

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth on boards. Rubbed at head and foot of spine. Line, Shape, Tone, Color, Distortion, Abstraction, Themes, Variations, Index. ISBN 1-86124-736-1. 80 pp. with index. View more info

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The Folk Arts of Japan

By: Munsterberg, Hugo

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Rutland, VT, Charles E. Tuttle Company, Inc.: 1975

Edition: Eleventh Printing

Seller ID: 007727

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Metalwork, Farmhouses, Pottery, Textiles, Baskets, Paper, Lacquer Ware, Paintings, Sculpture, Toys. ISBN 0-8048-0190-3. Previous owner's name with no other writing and no damage. 168 pp. with index. View more info

The Best of the Group of Seven

By: Murray, Joan

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, Hurtig Publishers, Ltd.: 1984

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 012990

ISBN: 0888302657

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Black cloth on boards. Blue illustrated DJ. Signed by the author, Joan Murray. Essay by Lawren Harris. 95 pp. Small amount of faint pencil underlining. View more info

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Daffodils in Winter; The Life and Letters of Pegi Nicol MacLeod, 1904-1949

By: Murray, Joan (Ed.)

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Moonbeam, ON, Penumbra Press: 1984

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 009771

Condition: Near Fine


Yellow cloth on boards. Previous owner's name the only fault. Born in Ontario, Pegi married Norman MacLeod of Fredericton in 1937 and promptly moved to New York. In Fredericton she established an art centre at UNB. She may be best known for showcasing the contributions of women to World War II. She died of cancer in 1949. 345 pp., with 58 b/w plates, 16 figures and 270 letters. View more info

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Canada; This Beautiful Land

By: Nagele, Edmund

Price: $10.00 USD

Publisher: Colour Library International: 1981

Seller ID: 000574

Condition: Good


Original maroon cloth on boards, large white letters cover and spine. 128 pp. of striking colour photos, many full-page, province by province. Produced by Ted Smart and David Gibbon. View more info

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Myth, Memory, and Imagination;Universal Themes in the Life and Culture of the South

By: Norrell, Julia J. (Ed.)

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Columbia, S.C., McKissick Museum, University of South Carolina: 1999

Edition: First

Seller ID: 009964

ISBN: 0-938983-13-X

Condition: Good to Very Good


Large format paperback with colour cover and illustrations. For me, a fascinating introduction to an art collector from Arkansas, daughter of a congressman, lover of horses, and world traveller. The theme is an exhibition at McKissick Museum, University of South Carolina, but if you read the fine print you will appreciate not only her art collection, but also her tremendous spirit and love of people. I could not help noticing that she attended Ohio Wesleyan University (about 30 miles from my home) and that she mis-remembered the first name of the 14-year-old black boy, Emmett Till, who was ... View more info