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Walt Whitman The Poem as Private History, Clarke, Graham
1 Clarke, Graham Walt Whitman The Poem as Private History
New York St Martin's Press 1991 0312037449 / 9780312037444 1st US Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Ink date to front free endpaper. 176 pages Walt Whitman was an American poet, essayist and journalist. A humanist, he was a part of the transition between transcendentalism and realism, incorporating both views in his works. Whitman is among the most influential poets in the American canon, often called the father of free verse. His work was very controversial in its time, particularly his poetry collection Leaves of Grass, which was described as obscene for its overt sexuality. ID273268 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Macmillan Art Informer. A guide to the full enjoyment of the Fine Arts, Copplestone, Trewin (General Editor)
2 Copplestone, Trewin (General Editor) The Macmillan Art Informer. A guide to the full enjoyment of the Fine Arts
London Macmillan London 1983 0333359569 / 9780333359563 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 22cm x 25cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White reproductions of paintings and drawings, photographs and maps. 384 pages In three parts, this book introduces the nature of art, an historical survey which reveals the relationships of period and place to art and a historical and social focus of the arts themselves. ID277064 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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3 D'Espezel, Pierre; Fosca, Francois The Pageant of Painting. From the Byzantine Era to Picasso
New York Harry N Abrams, Inc 1967 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 276 pages An up-to-date treatment of the history of painting, focusing on the growth of creative vision over the past twenty centuries. ID271710 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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Wolf Kahn's America.  An Artist's Travels, Kahn, Wolf
4 Kahn, Wolf Wolf Kahn's America. An Artist's Travels
New York Abrams 2003 0810967960 / 9780810967960 Reprint Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A very nice copy. Illustrated with colour reproductions - some fold-out. 168 pages Wolf Kahn is a German-born American painter, known for his combination of Realism and Color Field, works in pastel and oil paint. Introduction by John Updike. ID289123 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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Paintings in the Musee D'Orsay, Laclotte, Michel; Lacambre, Genevieve; Distel, Anne; Freches-Thory, Claire
5 Laclotte, Michel; Lacambre, Genevieve; Distel, Anne; Freches-Thory, Claire Paintings in the Musee D'Orsay
Paris Editions Scala 1986 2866560485 / 9782866560485 1st thus Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with colour plates. Translated by Anthony Roberts 159 pages Preface by Françoise Cachin. Contents: Introduction (Laclotte); Eclecticisim and Realism (Lacambre); Impressionism ( Frèches-Thory & Distel); Post-Impressionism (Frèches-Thory); Naturalism and Symbolism (Lacambre); After 1900 (Frèches-Thory) ID292194 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Patricia Piccinini Once upon a time..., Messenger, Jane
6 Messenger, Jane Patricia Piccinini Once upon a time...
Adelaide Art Gallery of South Australia 2011 1921668059 / 9781921668050 1st Edition Hardback 
Folio Size [38x28cm approx]. Near fine condition in pictorial laminated boards. Contained in a very good+ clear plastic case. Silver gilt to edges. Illustrated with colour reproductions. 148 pages The comprehensive and spectacular catalogue of the art exhibition of the same name by this highly regarded, contemporary Australian artist. ID296605 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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The Itinerants. The Masters of Russian Realism Second Half of the 19th and Early 20th Centuries, Nesterova, Yelena
7 Nesterova, Yelena The Itinerants. The Masters of Russian Realism Second Half of the 19th and Early 20th Centuries
Bournemouth, UK Parkstone Publishers 1996 1859952542 / 9781859952542 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Neat previous owners signature to front free endpaper. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 255 pages The group of Russian painters whose work is little known in the West was the most remarkable in the history of Russian art [known as Peredvizhniki in Russian] consisted of a group of realist painters who decided that the best way for their work to be seen was to hold exhibitions in the Salon Style of the French painters of the time, but in the form of travelling shows which moved around Russia. This helped popularise the work of these painters, and of Russian art in general. ID273188 
Price: 250.00 AUD
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8 Nochlin, Linda Realism (Style and Civilization)
Middlesex, UK Penguin Books 1971 0140213058 / 9780140213058 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Reproductions. 283 pages Discusses the acute social awareness and preoccupation with actuality in art and literature of the western world in the mid nineteenth century. ID276170 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Home to Jericho, Shuptrine, Hubert
9 Shuptrine, Hubert Home to Jericho
Birmingham, Alabama Oxmoor House 1987 0848707125 / 9780848707125 1st Edition Hardback 
Oblong Folio Size [28cm x 38cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Dust jacket covered in clear adhesive film by previous owner. Light fading to board edges and light wear to tail of leather spine. Inlaid bookplate with printed author/artist signature indicates that this it No 34676 of an unknown number! Illustrated with full page colour plates. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 159 pages A collection of ninety watercolours by contemporary American artist Hubert Shuptrine. The artist travelled through fifteen states, from Vermont to Texas, in search of his subjects. The result is a rich gallery of portraits and landscapes that crystallize Shuptrine's new approach to art, a concept he defines as realization - where his work meets realism, then transcends it. ID298264 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Art Since Mid-Century: The New Internationalism [Two Volumes Vol 1 Abstract Art; Vol 2 Figurative Art], Various
10 Various Art Since Mid-Century: The New Internationalism [Two Volumes Vol 1 Abstract Art; Vol 2 Figurative Art]
Greenwich, Connecticut New York Graphic Society 1971 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size. VERY GOOD condition. No dustjacket. No Slip Case. Volume 1 [Abstract Art since 1945] has nice turquoise coloured boards with some light marks to them.Volume 2 [Figurative Art since 1945] is nicely presented in tan cloth boards. Both volumes are illustrated with colour and Black & white plates. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good +in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Rear DJ has rubbing. Illustrated with colour reproductions. Previous owner's label to lower edge of front pastedown. A heavy item which will cost more to ship internationally - please check with us for the precise amount for your location. Vol 1: 301pp; Vol 2: 332pp Foreword by Jean Leymarie with a number of international contributors. Volume 1 includes Part One: Gesture, Part Two: Geometry, Colour and Motion. Volume 2 contains Part One: Traditionalism, Expressionism and Surrealism; Part Two: Pop Art, New Realism, New Directions. ID228028 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Warren Brandt, Weber, Nicholas Fox
11 Weber, Nicholas Fox Warren Brandt
New York Hudson Hills 1988 0933920989 / 9780933920989 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 118 pages Brandt, working in the tradition of Matisse, has adopted beauty and realism as his concerns. After two decades as an abstractionist and colleague of the leading artists of the New York school of Abstract Expressionism, Brandt turned to representation early in the 1960's. ID244797 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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12 Winterson, Jeanette Sexing the Cherry
New York The Atlantic Monthly Press 1990 0871133504 / 9780871133502 2nd Printing Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Quarter cloth boards have slightly faded lower edge. 167 pages Another fascinating treat from Jeanette Winterson. ID271604 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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