Good. No Jacket. 8 1/2 x 11 " Tall Collectible Art; ex-lib Good hardcover no dj. ex-lib with usual stamps, cardpocket etc. 301 b & w plates showing examples of 19th century taste. Paul F. Norton writes on Architecture; Alan Gowans on Painting and Sculpture; and Joseph T. Butler on the Decorative Arts.
B&W illustrations. Good+ w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover) 412pp. This volume examines American art in its century of adolesence, with essays on: A Century of Aspiration; Architecture; Painting and Sculpture; and, the Decorative Arts.
Quarto; vg/fair; dj, brown spine with black and red text; dj, in Brodart cover, shelf worn, chipped, price-clipped, two 1-inch tears at top of front cover; hb, red spine with gold text; quarter bound tan boards with red spine; boards, strong, chipping at the spine, minor bumping; Ex library label on fpdep; text block clean; 301 B/W Plates representing Architecture, Painting & Sculpture, and the Decorative Arts, plus a color reproduction at the frontispiece; 412pp. Rockville.
Numerous black and white photos illustrations. Binding: Quarter dark red cloth, tan cloth, design in red and dark green on front, gilt titles on spine. Some soiling on lower extremities. Minor foxing on front outer edge of board. Almost a fragment of a dustjacket.
Very Good in No jacket. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1969. Published 1969. Experts in the respective fields of architecture, painting and sculpture, and the decorative arts give their overview of artistic aspirations of the nineteenth century. Tan cloth with maroon cloth spine, brick red endpapers, gilt and maroon cover decoration, color frontispiece, 412 pages, including index. The book is in very good condition with some very light overall surface rubbing, impressively little edgewear, sound text block, good hinges, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall.
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