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HEARTFIELD, John. Leidweg Der Liebe. By Upton Sinclair. 660,  pp. 8vo., bound in original boards and dust-jacket designed by John Heartfield. Berlin: Malik-Verlag, 1930.
A fine copy of the German edition of Sinclair's 1911 novel Love's Pilgrimage, with the spine slightly faded.
Valencia. John Heartfield en la Coleccion del IVAM p......
Item nr. 137810
VENTURI, Robert. Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture. Introduction by Vincent Scully. 143 pp. Illustrated with 350 black and white plates. 8vo., 200 x 145 mm, bound in publisher's cloth and printed dust wrapper. New York: Museum of Modern Art in association with The Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the.....
Item nr. 45258
CATLETT, Elizabeth. For my People. By Margaret Walker. Illustrated with six full-page colour lithographs by Elizabeth Catlett. Folio. Original publisher's red cloth, housed in black cloth box. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1992.
To illustrate Margaret Walker's best-known poem, For My People, Elizabeth Catlett has created five multi-colored lithographs. Beautiful and.....
Item nr. 163616
RUSCHA, EDWARD. Various Small Fires and Milk. Unpaginated artist's book with 16 b&w illustrations. 8vo, wraps. 1970.
Second edition, 1970 (1st ed. published in 1964). Photographs "document" a variety of small fires, including a gas range, a cigarette, a blow torch and a highway flare. The final photograph show a glass.....
Item nr. 22163
LISSITZKY, El. Ispania & No Pasaran. By Ilya Ehrenburg. Ispania designed Evgenii Goliakhovskii, and No pasaran by El Lisstizky. 2 Volumes. 102, ; 152 pp. Illustrated with photographs throughout. Folio, 300 x 225 mm, bound in publisher's grey cloth. Moscow & Leningrad: OGIZ, 1936-1937.
A fine set of these classic photobooks.....
Item nr. 168991
NOVLIANSKII, N. Iskusstvo grima: Nagliadnoe posobie dlia kruzhkovtsev. [i.e. Art of Makeup. A Visual Handbook for Membersof Art Sections, Drama Schools and Professional Stage Actors]. 24 leaves. Illustrated throughout with colour plates and photographs. Oblong folio, 255 x 360 mm, bound in publisher's illustrated wrappers, preserved in a new green.....
Item nr. 168898
USHAKOV, G.A. Geroicheskiy poked Chlyuskina. [The heroic crusade of Chelyuskin]. 24 photographs measuring 225 x 285 mm, number 1-23, plus one of map that is unnumered laid into the publisher's red chemise with title printed in white on the cover. Moscow: 1934.
A rare work of which celebrates one of the.....
Item nr. 168482
EL LISSITZKY. Erste Russische Kunstausstellung Berlin. 32 pp. Illustrated with 52 black-&-white reproductions of paintings. 8vo., bound in publisher's wrappers illustrated by El Lissitzky, preserved in a new grey cloth folding box. Berlin: Galerie Van Diemen, 1922.
An unusually fine copy of the catalogue for this landmark exhibition of Russian art.....
Item nr. 169047
MASSON, André. Soleils Bas. By Georges Limbour. With 4 etchings by Masson, one of which is on the front wrapper. 4to., bound in original wrappers, preserved in a new cloth folding box. Paris: Editions de la Galerie Simon [Daniel Henry Kahnweiler], 1924.
A fine copy of Masson's rare first book, which.....
Item nr. 169030
GLEIZES, Albert. Au Pays du Mufle. By Laurent Tailhade. 162 pp. Includes a frontispiece and 10 woodcuts plus a suite of the 11 woodcuts printed in red on Japon bound at the end. Small 8vo., bound in original illustrated wrappers in a new linen cloth folding box. Paris: Edouard-Joseph, 1920.
Item nr. 169025
DO AMARAL, Tarsila. Feuilles de route I. Le Formose. By Blaise Cendrars. 80 pp. With 8 illustrations by Tarsila do Amaral (cover illustration repeated on title-page). 8vo., 165 x 120 mm, bound in contemporary cloth over marbled boards, original wrappers bound in. Uncut, partially unopened. Preserved in a new blue.....
Item nr. 168982
STEIGER, Rudolf, Georg SCHMIDT and Wilhelm HESS. Historical Table for 'The Functional City'. Large folded table, 1790 x 570 mm, mounted on original linen. Amsterdam, 1935.
A major document of the Congress Internationaux d'Architecture Moderne (CIAM). This is a reduced version of the legendary "Historical Table" designed by Rudolf Steiger, Wilhelm.....
Item nr. 168972
PALANTI, Mario. "Auditorium" Progetti Roma Anno XIII. 34, ,  pp. Illustrated with 42 full page black-&-white plates. Folio, bound in publisher's red cloth stamped in silver on the cover, preserved in a new matching cloth folding box. [Milan: Rizzoli & Co., 1935].
Handsomely printed documentation for a planned work in.....
Item nr. 168923
MASSON, André. C'est les bottes de 7 lieues Cette phrase "Je me vois". By Robert Desnos. [13 ff]. Illustrated with 4 etchings by Masson. Folio, bound in publisher's wrappers, in a new cloth folding box. Paris: Galerie Simon [Henri Kahnweiler], 1926.
A fine copy of the most beautiful of the books.....
Item nr. 168915
LISSITZKY, El. Wendingen. Volume 4, Number 11. Edited by Th. Wijdeveld. Introduction by Dr. H.P. Berlage. 38 pp. Illustrated with 22 images of Frank Lloyd Wright buildings. Square folio, 330 x 330 mm, bound in colour-printed wrappers, with the original Lissitzky lithographic design on both covers, preserved in a linen.....
Item nr. 168905
NEURATH, Otto and Gerd ARNTZ. Gesellschaft und Wirtschaft: bildstatistisches Elementarwerk. das Gesellschafts- und Wirtschaftsmuseum in Wien zeigt in 100 Farbigen Bildtafeln Produktionsformen, Gesellschaftsordnungen, Kulturstufen, Lebenshaltungen. Contents includes title-page, 100 plates and 30 text pages. Oblong Folio, loose as issued in the original cloth portfolio. In a new linen cloth folding.....
Item nr. 168897
MAN RAY. Man Ray: Photographs 1920-1934. By Andre Breton and others. Paris. Illustrations after photographs by Man Ray throughout. 4to., original wrappers, spiral bound, preserved in a recent linen cloth box. Hartford: James Thrall Soby, n.d.
First Edition (stated second edition on title-page, but only one edition was in fact published).....
Item nr. 168896
FRASCHETTI, Vincenzo and Carlo TESTI. Italia dall' A alla Z. 88 unnumbered pages. Illustrated throughout. Small 4to., 250 x 230 mm, bound in publisher's illustrated boards. In a new red cloth folding box. Novarra: Officine dell'Istituto Geografico de Agostini, 1936.
A stunning example of fascist book design. Published by the Italian.....
Item nr. 168884
"A PROSE-POEM AND A MASTERPIECE"
JIMÉNEZ, Juan Ramon. Platero y yo, elegia andaluza... -142 pp. (plus advertisement leaf). Illustrated throughout in colour by Fernando Marco. 8vo., 169 x 100 mm, bound in publisher's tan cloth covered boards, in a new purple cloth folding box. Madrid: Ediciones de "La Lectura," 1914.
Item nr. 168882
DUCHAMP, Marcel. L'Opposition et les Cases Conjugées sont réconciliées par... By Vitaly Halberstadt. , 91 pp. (i.e., 180), eight plates with guards paginated 93-107, pp. 108-112 (i.e., 11 pp.),  f. advertisement, errata leaf inserted at front and another mounted on rear inner wrapper. Illustrated by Duchamp with 254 diagrams.....
Item nr. 168868
MOHOLY-NAGY, L. Malerei, Photografie, Film. 140 pp. include over 100 b&w illustrations. 4to, publisher's cloth, dust-jacket and glassine, in a new cloth folding box. Munich, Albert Langen Verlag, 1925.
Rare First Edition of this landmark work with typography, dust jacket, and design all by Laszlo Moholy-Nagy. Among the many illustrations are.....
Item nr. 165685
DUCHAMP, Marcel. International DADA Exhibition 1916-1923. Large Poster printed in black and orange, designed by Duchamp. Single sheet, 965 x 635 mm, (38" x 25"), folded. New York: Sidney Janis Gallery, 1953.
A fine copy of this extremely rare Duchamp poster, which was also the catalogue for the famous Dada exhibition.....
Item nr. 164557
Sandback, Amy Baker. ROBERT RYMAN: Prints 1969-1993. 33 pp. catalogue raisonné of prints including paper samples from each of the editions listed. Also includes several pages on related projects. Folio, loose leaves in cloth folding box. New York, Parasol Press Ltd., 1993.
A catalogue raisonné. Limited to 250 copies.
Item nr. 41902
MILAN. La Stazione Centrale di Milano inaugurata l'anno IX E.F. 396,  pp. Illustrated with six large foldout plans, six drawings by Giulio Cisari, and numerous photographs throughout the text, including full-page portraits of Vittorio Emmanuele II and Mussolini. Folio, 338 x 260 mm, bound in publisher's illustrated cloth. Milan.....
Item nr. 168940