Very Good- 087070432X. THIS ITEM IS LARGE/HEAVY AND MAY REQUIRE EXTRA SHIPPING FOR INTERNATIONAL OR EXPEDITED DELIVERY; used paperback. light shelfwear; corners/edges are lightly bumped. pages open loosely at a few points yet binding and pages remain solid. no marks to text. wraps are lightly scuffed with light reading creases to spine otherwise clean, page edges are mildly scuffed and lightly worn.; 11.90 X 9.50 X 1.50 inches; 480 pages.
Henri Matisse. Near Fine in Very Good jacket. Book. Large Quarto. Hardcover in dust jacket. CATALOGUE RAISSONE. Large Quarto. 480 pgs. Index. More than 400 works reproduced-320 of them in full color-including paintings, drawings, prints, sculptures, and paper cutouts. 3rd printing. Binding and contents are bright, clean and tight. Dust jacket with only light soil and wear. Near fine in a very good dust jacket.
Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Book. Folio-over 12"-15" tall. Hardcover in dust jacket. Black Cloth. Folio. 480 pgs. Illustrated with more than 400 works-320 of them in full color-including paintings, drawings, prints, sculptures, and paper cutouts. Second printing. Binding with two corners lightly bumped, else bright, clean and tight. Contents with bottom corner bumped else bright, clean and tight. Dust jacket clean and without tears. NEAR FINE IN A NEAR FINE DUST JACKET that is now in a removable mylar sleeve. (MYRNA R. BISHOP, AN INDEPENDENT BOOKSELLER, SELLING FINE BOOKS FOR OVER 35 YEARS. )
480pp. Quarto [31 cm] Black cloth over boards with the title stamped in gilt on the spine. Blue endpapers. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. In this retrospective book, Elderfield studies the range and depth of Matisse's accomplishments and examines the critical issues involving his art, coming to new and at times surprising interpretations of its intentions and meaning.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. Exhibition Catalogue. Folio-over 12"-15" tall. Cloth, 480 pp., illus. (some col. ), bib. notes, index; 32 cm. Published in conjunction with the exhibition held at the Museum of Modern Art, September 14, 1992 to January 12, 1993. A very good copy. Spine slightly rolled, age toning. Dust jacket, with light edgewear, protected in a mylar book cover. OVERSIZE! No priority/air, except by special arrangement. CONTENTS: Describing Matissem by John Elderfield; Profound and lucid sight; An impossible coherence; An experiment in luxury; A primal scene; The birth of modern painting; Plates and Chronology: catalogue, by John Elderfield with Beatrice Kernan, including a chronology compiled with Judith Cousins; 1869-1905 Discovering modern art; 1905-1907 The Fauvist epoch; 1908-1913 Art and decoration; 1913-1917 Abstraction and experimentation; 1917-1930 The early years at Nice; 1930-1943 Themes and variations; 1943-1954 The final years.
Matisse. Very good(+) in very good(+) jacket. Frontispiece portrait, and packed with 592 illustrations, including 320 in color. 480pp. Thick square 4to, black cloth, d.w. New York: MOMA/Abrams, (1992). First edition. Page edges somewhat yellowed and binding just a bit cocked, still overall a very good(+) copy. Published in conjunction with the 1992-1993 Matisse retrospective at The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
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