The author of Writing Down the Bones presents a meditation on the painter's sensibility, exploring her own artistic methods and how they relate to her life, illustrated by more than sixty full-color reproductions of her paintings. Original.
The Paintings of Charles Burchfield
North by Midwest
"BY MIDWEST. 4to, 278 pgs. Full bound olive green cloth with orange stylized monogram on front board, orange title on spine. Beautiful full color reproductions of Burchfield's paintings along with an extended essay. Publisher's remainder mark (a tasteful stamped star) on tail of text block, else fine. Dust jacket is also clean and crisp. This is a solid, lovely book. [AUT] Hall, Michael D; Burchfield, Charles
Caspar David Friedrich
And Romantic Painting
John James Audubon
Published in association with the National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. This beautifully produced oversize (9x11.5) volume contains 104 thoroughly captioned illustrations (55 plates in color) accompanying a narrative profile of the man and his work as naturalist and artist. The author, an art historian and former curator of the New York Historical Society, is an authority on Audubon and on the art and culture of 19th-century America. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
The Epiplectic Bicycle
Follows Embley and Yewbert as they discover an unoccupied bicycle and set off on a series of adventures
The Art of Wyland
2nd Edition Hardcover
Flowers and Plants
Looks at Jim Dine's return to life drawing after a career in pop art, explaining his methods and inspirations
Lust for Life
A Novel of the life of the tormented genius who put so much of himself into his art that he found it difficult to maintain himself in ordinary society.
The Visionary Art of Alex Grey
Surreal paintings combine the detail of anatomical illustrations with the spiritual images of Buddhism
Shoes, Shoes, Shoes
Quotations from Andy Warhol accompany the artist's images of shoes