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121 BOEHM, EDWARD MARSHALL. Porcelain Objects Of Art.
The Boehm Studios, Trenton: 1970. s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 28.03 USD
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122 BOL, L. J. Jan Van Eyck.
Barnes & Noble, New York: 1965. s Softcover. Very good reading copy. 
This book is one of a series presenting selected works of van Eyck. It contains over 50 illustrations of the artist's work; 24 of these high-quality color reproductions. The text, by recognized experts, gives a concise survey of the life and work of each artist with brief comments on the influences which inspired him. 
Price: 22.80 USD
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123 BONAFOUX, PASCAL. Rembrandt: Master Of The Portrait.
Abrams, New York: 1992. 0810928132 / 9780810928138 s Softcover. Good condition. 
A biography and collection of Rembrandt paintings. Translated into English by Alexandra Campbell. Includes an Index and a highly illustrated text. 
Price: 13.40 USD
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124 BOOKBINDER, JUDITH. Boston Modern: Figurative Expressionism As Alternative Modernism.
University of New Hampshire Press / University Press of New England, Hanover: 2005. 1584654880 / 9781584654889 Revisiting New England: The New Regionalism Series. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
A fresh, incisive study of the expressionist approach to modern art in Boston. In Boston Modern, Judith Bookbinder firmly establishes Boston figurative expressionism as an integral part of American modernism, one that presents an alternative approach to the trajectory of abstract art in the turbulent decades bracketing the Second World War. The works of the movement's most remarkable artists boldly confront issues of personal and group identity in the modern world, consider the role of the artist as witness to violence, prejudice, and corruption in modern society, and intricately reinterpret the nature of the creative process and its formal and spatial implications. Within Boston's unique and surprisingly receptive Anglo-Saxon and academic tradition, Karl Zerbe, Hyman Bloom, Jack Levine, David Aronson, Philip Guston, and others, many of whom were Jewish immigrants from eastern Europe or their children, struggled to clarify their identities as outsiders in an insider's world and as modern artists. Although at first critically and popularly well received throughout the country, Boston figurative expressionists were increasingly marginalized by the development of abstract modernism centered in New York. However, by giving voice to the ethos of a community in flux, the movement continues to inspire artists today. The vibrant dialogue the group established between their individual perspectives and the aesthetic conventions taught at Boston's academic institutions is here at last given the prominent treatment it deserves. Lavishly illustrated and skillfully presented, Boston Modern definitively challenges widely accepted notions of modernist discourse in American art history. "Judith Bookbinder has delivered the first comprehensive study of its kind. Richly documented and lucidly written, Boston Modern is erudite and beautifully synthesizing at once. It fills a scholarly gap in the history of modernism and brings to life a regional legacy whose sources and significance extend far beyond regionalism."—Asher D. Biemann, University of Virginia "In her rich investigation of figurative expressionism, Judith Bookbinder expands our knowledge and understanding of American modernism and repositions the city of Boston at the center of a vital and socially engaged art tradition. Boston Modern is a compelling story of three generations of extraordinary painters that explores the relationship of their ethnic, class, and religious identities to their humanist commitment and artistic achievement."—Lois Palken Rudnick, author of Utopian Vistas: The Mabel Dodge Luhan House and the American Counterculture The Table of Contents of this book is as follows: Acknowledgments • Introduction • "The New Heroism": Karl Zerbe's Beginnings, the German Avant-Garde, and Entartete Kunst in Boston • Immigrant Childhoods: The Education of Hyman Bloom and Jack Levine • Society as a Morality Play: Jack Levine's View of the World • Mystery and Materiality: Hyman Bloom's Spiritual Renderings • Teaching by Example: Karl Zerbe's Painting and Pedagogy • Challenging Established Assumptions: David Aronson, Other Museum School Students, and the Debate at the Institute of Contemporary Art • Reestablishing Roots: Aronson, Guston, and a Renewed Figurative Expressionist Debate • Conclusion: Figurative Expressionism beyond Boston • Notes • Bibliography • Index. Judith Bookbinder teaches art history at Boston College. She has organized exhibitions at many museums and galleries in the Boston area; her numerous publications include In a Perfect World: Bermuda in the Context of American Landscape Painting (2002) and Margaret Sutermeister: Chronicling Seen and Unseen Worlds, 1894-1909 (1993). "[Bookbinder] punctuates this history with thoughtful analyses of individual artworks . . . she tells an interesting story about the role of institutions and formal education in American cultural history and makes an important contribution to this history."—The New England Quarterly 
Price: 28.22 USD
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125 BORGESON, BET; BORGESON, EDWIN (PHOTOGRAPHY). The Colored Pencil.
Watson-Guptill Publications, New York: 1983. 0823007421 / 9780823007424 Fifth Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Perhaps no other medium affords such aesthetic freedom as do colored pencls, which enable the artist to create works that incorporated aspects of both drawing and painting. Through the authoritative text accompaned by 106 color and 53 black and white illustrations, the art of using colored pencils is presented in a fascinating yet easily understandable fashion. Includes an Index. 
Price: 13.97 USD
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126 BORN, GIULIO (TEXT). Tout Leonard De Vinci.
Flammarion, Paris: 1981. s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 36.10 USD
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127 BORNE, MORTIMER. Meet Moses: Fifty-four Drawings.
Abaris Books, New York: 1978. 0913870390 / 9780913870396 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 23.51 USD
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128 BOSSERT, HELMUTH TH. Decorative Art Of Asia And Egypt: Four Hundred Decorative Motifs In Color, Forming A Survey Of The Applied Art Of Egypt, China, Japan, Siam, Tibet, Of The Lapps And Siberian And Islamic Peoples.
Frederick A. Praeger, Publishers, New York: 1956. First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. 
The forty 4-color full page plates illustrate approximately 600 examples of ornaments from Ancient Egypt, Syria, Turkey, Persia, Bokhara, Samarkand, Chinese Turkestan, Persia, India, Siam, China, Japan; and from those of the Tartars, the Siberian peoples, the Lapps, the Kirghiz, the Turcomans and the peoples of the Pamir plateau. These illustrations cover mainly the peak periods of non-European civilizations, so rich in decorative ornaments. 
Price: 46.55 USD
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129 BOTERO, FERNANDO; EB0NY, DAVID (ESSAY). Botero Abu Ghraib.
Prestel, Munich: 2006. 3791337416 / 9783791337418 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Very good condition. 
The world was shocked in 2003 by photgraphs revealing abuse of prisoners by U.S. military guards at the notorious Abu Ghraib prison near Baghdad. The renowned Columbia artist Fernando Botero responded by creating a series of riveting paintings and drawings that reimagine these abuses in his own artistic language. Visions of hell on earth, belonging to a long tradition ofartistic protests against war and violence, these works constitute a powerful indictment of man's inhumanity to man. 
Price: 52.73 USD
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130 BOURGEOIS, STEPHAN (INTRODUCTION). El Greco: Loan Exhibition For The Benefit Of The Greek War Relief Association - January 17 To February 15, 1941 - Commemorating The 400th Anniversary Of The Birth Of El Grecco.
Art Aid Corporation, New York: 1941. First Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Exhibition Catalogue prepared for exhibition held at the Galleries of M. Knoedler and Company in New York City. The press run on this edition was 4,000. 
Price: 34.20 USD
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131 BOVI, ARTURO. Twentieth-century Masters: Kandinsky.
Hamlyn, London: 1971. 0600353036 / 9780600353034 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. DJ has slight chips and tears. 
Heavily illustrated with plates on all the pages. 
Price: 33.01 USD
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132 BOVINI, GIUSEPPE. Ravenna Mosaics: The So-called Mausoleum Of Galla Placidia, The Baptistery Of The Cathedral, The Archiepiscopal Chapel, The Baptistery Of The Arians, The Basilica Of San Apollinare In Classe
New York Graphic Society, Greenwich: 1956. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. There are many, many loose pages. 

Price: 74.81 USD
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133 BOWER, PETER. Turner's Papers: A Study Of The Manufacture, Selection And Use Of His Drawing Papers, 1787-1820.
Distributed for the Tate Gallery, London by Oak Knoll Press, New Castle: 1990. 1854370510 / 9781854370518 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
Catalogue of an exhibition. This study of the manufacture, selection and use of the papers that Turner worked on during the first half of his career is an introduction to the depths of that knowledge and experience. It charts the constantly developing relationship between his often very imaginative techniques and the grounds he worked on. It documents his complex responses to the rapid changes and increasing sophistication of the design and production of papers for artists. The focus in this, the first volume, are the years 1787-1820. Late in his life, Turner, on being asked for his advice on painting, brought a lifetime of experience, years of both conscious and absorbed understanding to his deceptively simple reply. With one or two exceptions, there is very little direct evidence of Turner's actual thoughts or feelings about paper other than the papers themselves, where his actual use of individual papers is perhaps the most eloquent testimony we could have. The paper is never merely a ground to carry an image but is always an integral part of the work, from the slightest, speediest pencil sketch to the most highly finished watercolor. Turner's understanding of the interplay of a surface and the marks made on it is a crucial part of the actual visual effect of the work. 
Price: 37.48 USD
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134 BOWLER, GAIL HELLUND. Artists And Writers Colonies: Retreats, Residencies, And Respites For The Creative Mind.
Blue Heron Publishing, Hillsboro: 1995. 0936085347 / 9780936085340 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 4.28 USD
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135 BRADLEY, WILLIAM. Art Magic, Impulse And Control: A Guide To Viewing.
Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs: 1973. 0130466565 / 9780130466563 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. 
What is Art? What does it say to us? Ways to understand and learn some of the language for "reading" woks of art. 
Price: 23.75 USD
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136 BRENNAN, FANNEY. Skyshades: Sixty Small Paintings.
Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., New York: 0517576716 / 9780517576717 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket has chips and tears. 

Price: 51.78 USD
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137 BRETTELL, RICHARD R. & FONSMARK, ANNE-BIRGITTE. Gauguin And Impressionism.
Yale University Press. New Haven and London in association with Kimbell Art Museum: 2005. 0300110030 / 9780300110036 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Published in conjunction with an exhibition organized by Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth and Ordrupgaard, Copenhagen. 
Price: 63.70 USD
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138 BRETTELL, RICHARD R. (TEXT); CLEMENTS, GEOFFREY AND FINN, DAVID (PHOTOGRAPHY). An Impressionist Legacy: The Collection Of Sara Lee Corporation.
Abbeville Press, New York: 1990. 089659677X / 9780896596771 Third and expanded edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Includes masterpieces by such artists as Pablo Pissaro, Degas, Renoir, Braque, Matisse, Bonnard, Giacometti, Moore, Maillol, Kandinsky and Leger. Includes a succinct and informative commentary on each of the works included here. 
Price: 19.48 USD
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139 BRETTELL, RICHARD R.; MCCULLAGH, SUZANNE FOLDS. Degas In The Art Institute Of Chicago.
The Art Institute of Chicago and Harry N. Abrams, New York: 1984 0865590583 / 9780865590588 s Softcover. Very good condition. 
A celebration not only of the 150th birthday of one of the 19th century's great artists but also the extraordinary strength of the museum's holdings of his works. Includes a Bibliography and Index of Illustrations. 
Price: 20.19 USD
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140 BREVERMAN, HARVEY (ART); MITCHELL, MARK D. (TEXT). Harvey Breverman: About Face (& Other Anatomical Parts).
State University of New York College at Cortland, Cortland: 2005. First Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Exhibition catalogue - Dowd Fine Arts Gallery, State University of New York College at Cortland, September 13 - October 29, 2005. 
Price: 46.31 USD
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