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Oriental Rugs and Carpets

By: N/A

Price: $42.50

Publisher: New York, Review Publishing Company: 1910

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 003792


2nd (Enlarged) Edition. Burgundy cloth, white lettering and binding design (crescent moon and star). 199 pp., illus. w/ maps, b&w plates. Gift inscription dated 1920 on FFEP, unknown if by someone associated with this publication. Rubbed spine extremities, the top extrem. a bit frayed. Slightly rubbed corners, back strip a bit sunned. Clean interior, firm binding. View more info

Technological Innovation and the Decorative Arts

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Eleutherian Mills/Wilmington, DE, Hagley Museum/Henry Francis Du Pont Winterthur Museum: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004414


Catalogue for 1973 Hagley Museum (Delaware) exhibition. 80 pp., squarish 8vo, illus. Modest wear to edges, bumped bottom corner. View more info

Technological Innovation and the Decorative Arts

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Eleutherian Mills/Wilmington, DE, Hagley Museum/Henry Francis Du Pont Winterthur Museum: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004415


Catalogue for 1973 Hagley Museum (Delaware) exhibition. 80 pp., squarish 8vo, illus. Ex-library from noncirculating art museum library, virtually without wear, minimally stamped. View more info

The Second Empire 1852-1870: Art in France Under Napoleon III

By: N/A

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004493


Exhibition catalogue. 464 pp., illus. in color, b&w. Modest shelf wear, with front cover showing a top corner crease. Binding shows one crease and slight lean but is firm and otherwise intact. Clean interior, more than acceptable as reference copy. View more info

The Splendid Century: French Art 1600-1715

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Toledo, and New York, The National Gallery of Art, The Toledo Museum of Art, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004495


Exhibition catalogue. 94 pp. + 166 b&w plates. Slightly chipped top spine extremity, lightly rubbed edges. Accompanied by exhibition checklist, laid in. View more info

The Collection of Lydia Winston Malbin

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Sotheby's: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004624


Auction catalog, illus. w/ color + b&w plates. Slightly soiled text block edge, else as issued. Slight shelf wear to dust jacket. View more info

Masterpieces in the Victoria and Albert Museum [Margaret B. Schiffer's Copy]

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, His Majesty's Stationery Office: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004642


225 b&w plates showing various decorative arts. Dark blue cloth, gilt decoration. Slightly warped top board, lightly rubbed extremities. Toned endpapers. Former owner signature on front flyleaf of Margaret B. Schiffer, author/collector and decorative arts specialist, Chester County, Pennsylvania. View more info

Charles Rennie Mackintosh

By: N/A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: teNeues:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005036


New in publisher's shrinkwrap. Illus. View more info

Charles Garnier

By: N/A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: teNeues:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005038


New in publisher's shrinkwrap. Illus. View more info

Special List of Articles and Materials for Brass Relief Decoration

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, F. Weber & Co.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008176


Repousse Work catalogue by F. Weber & Co., manufacturers, importers and dealers in artists' materials, draughtsmen's and engineers' supplies, 1125 Chestnut St., Philadelphia. Circa 1910s, undated, brown paper wraps. Both covers separated from stapled binding along foldline. Front panel chipped along fore- and bottom edges, approx. 5% loss. Appears to lack title pg., pp. 1-2 detached but present. 18 pp., illus. Desk accessories, boxes, tea service, panels, mirror frames, ... View more info

Magnifique ensemble de meubles et objets d'art Francais, Collection Monsieur Akram Ojjeh

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sporting d'Hiver, Monte Carlo, Sotheby Parke Bernet Monaco S.A.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008213


Auction catalogue. Red cloth, lettered in gold foil. Illus. endpapers. 273 pp., 201 catalogued lots, illus. w/ color + b&w plates. As issued. Slight shelf wear to dust jacket. View more info

Chronicle of the Museum for the Arts of Decoration of Cooper Union [Partial Run of 16 Early Issues: 1.1, 1.4, 1.5, 1.6, 1.8, 1.10, 1.11, 2.5, 2.7, 2.8, 2.10, 3.1-3, 3.5]

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New York, Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010969


Partial run of a seldomfound decoraive arts publication, published irregularly. This partial set consists of 16 issues published in 13 parts, from the scarce inaugural issue Vol. I, No. 1 (Winter 1934-35) through Vol. 3, No. 5 (Oct. 1963). All are in original paper wrappers, illus. w/ b&w plates, ranging from about 20 to about 40 pages, with a wealth of informative articles on printed fabrics, textiles, wall paper, ceramics, laces and buttons, stage designs, and more. Mo... View more info

Summary of Lectures and Bibliography: Pennsbury Manor -- Americana Forum, 28-30 Sept., 1 Oct. 1967

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Morrisville, PA, Pennsbury Manor: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013204


Illus. stiff paper wraps, stapled binding. Unpaginated; reproduced typescript with 1-2 pp. abstracts of lectures on various aspects of 18th- and 19th-century American folk and material culture, antiques, decorative arts. Light shelf wear. A former owner has added extensive and historically valuable annotations in a neat and precise hand. View more info

The Ladies' Self Instructor in Millinery and Mantua Making, Embroidery and Applique, Canvas-Work, Knitting, Netting and Crochet-Work. Illustrated with Numerous Engravings. [SPINE TITLE: The Ladies Guide in Needle Work]

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Leary and Getz: 1853

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014581


Original publisher's dark red blind-decorated cloth, lettered in gilt on spine panel. [Undated.] Moderate overall wear, with soiled covers and surface abrasion along portions of lower front cover. Some exposure at corners and along fore-edges, rubbed with a bit of loss at spine extremities. Lacks front and rear flyleaves. Light dampstaining evident at bottom binding corner through most of text block, nothing objectionable. Scattered internal foxing, generally light. 207 ... View more info

The Kiev Museum of Historic Treasures

By: N/A

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Kiev, Russia, Mistetstvo Publishers: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015988


Dark magenta buckram, lettered in gold foil, decorated endpapers. As issued. 21 pp. text + 194 catalogued objects pictured in color, b&w plates. Dust jacket shows rubbing along top edge, some wear to corners, now in mylar. No indication of printing, presumed 1st. All text in English. View more info

The ABC's of Wrought Iron [A B C s of Wrought Iron]: What It Is - Why It Lasts - How It Is Fabricated - Where to Use It

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA, A. M. Byers Co.:

Seller ID: 021744


Booklet. [16] pp., illus. Mild shelf/handling wear, a bit rubbed at corners. View more info

Technological Innovation and the Decorative Arts

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Eleutherian Mills/Wilmington, DE, Hagley Museum/Henry Francis Du Pont Winterthur Museum: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024028


Catalogue for 1973 Hagley Museum (Delaware) exhibition. 80 pp., squarish 8vo, illus. Slight shelf wear, nearly as issued. View more info

Plain and Fancy: New England Painted Furniture [1987 Exhibition]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sandwich, MA, Heritage Plantation of Sandwich: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025085


Stiff color pictorial wraps, booklet. Exhibition catalog. [88] pp., illus. w/ 8 color plates, many additional b&w. As issued. View more info

Rug-Weavers of India [Rug Weavers of India]

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Smead & Lawton for John Wanamaker: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028271


Booklet, gray wraps, illus./lettered in yellow and black. Considerably rubbed along binding fold, separated with wear along upper and lower portions of binding fold, corner wear with approx. 1/2" loss to top front corner. Loss to top corners of front flyleaf and several succeeding leaves, interior otherwise intact. Slight dampstaining along fore-edge of several late leaves. 56 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. No longer the most attractive copy, but essentially in... View more info

Auction Vol. III, No. 2 (Oct. 1969): "A Tapestry Masterpiece: The Lady and the Unicorn," by Genevieve Souchal

By: N/A

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029123


Periodical. Slight edge wear, virtually as issued. View more info

Auction Vol. III, No. 2 (Oct. 1969): "A Tapestry Masterpiece: The Lady and the Unicorn," by Genevieve Souchal

By: N/A

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029122


Periodical. Slight edge wear, virtually as issued. View more info

Painting and Decorating Working Methods: A Text Book for Apprentice, Journeyman, Housepainter, Decorator, Produced Under the Direction of Painting and Decorating Contractors of America

By: N/A

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Theo Audel, Publishers: 1947

Seller ID: 029285


Black pebbled cloth, bordered in blind, spine panel lettered in gilt. 2nd edition: 1947, 1st thus; originally issued in 1922. Modest shelf wear, spine lettering mostly rubbed away. Toned text block edges. Former owner's signature and several notations on front endpapers, otherwise unmarked. xii,294 pp., frontis. w/ 20 color paste-down paint chips (offsetting to adjacent blank), illus. throughout. View more info

Japanese Fan Prints [15 April - 3 May 1969 Exhibition, R. E. Lewis, San Francisco]

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, R. E. Lewis, Inc. Original Prints and Drawings: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034680


Booklet, illus. wraps w/ illus. glassine outer wraps, oblong format. 75 catalogued entries, including primitives, Katsukawa, Kyoto, Utagawa, Utagawa Kuniyoshi, misc., Hiroshige, Gyosai, Meiji. Mild wear, light creasing to corners, slight tear at top binding fold of glassine wrap. View more info

Art Nouveau Coloring Book

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, Pomegranate Communications: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 036301


Stiff color illus. wraps. As issued. 22 b&w drawings ready to be colored, printed on rectos only. Inside both covers are color reproductions of all images as a visual guide. View more info

The Roycroft Review: A Western New York Collection of Literature and Art - Vol. 2 (1992)

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: East Aurora, NY, The Roycroft Wordsmiths: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037810


Stiff color wraps. As issued. [vi],ii,130 pp., illus. Published annually. Limited to 1,500 copies. View more info