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Rare American Artists Books Rare & Antiquarian Books

People who are passionate about American art and culture should definitely peruse the rare books about American artists section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. From books about American watercolor paintings to special signed deluxe editions of books about famous American artists, there is something for everyone in the Biblio Rare Book Room. Be sure to read each listing carefully to determine if there are illustrations or other ephemera included in the rare and antique book of your choice.



American Homestead Autumn by Currier & Ives

12" x 9" lithograph, frame-ready....

From Mighty Pen Books

$2,100.00


American Homestead Summer by Currier & Ives

12" x 9" lithograph, frame-ready....

From Mighty Pen Books

$2,100.00


The Village Blacksmith by N. Currier Lithograph

12" x 9" lithograph, ideal for framing....

From Mighty Pen Books

$2,300.00


The Roadside Mill by Currier & Ives

12" x 9" lithograph, frame-ready.(((NOTE FROM SELLER: ERROR IN LISTING: BIBLIO IS RE-SETTING: THE ASKING PRICE IS $2,100)))...

From Mighty Pen Books

$2,100.00


Essays 2 Vol Set First Series, Second Series c. 1905 by Ralph Waldo Emerson

No publication date, personal gift inscription dated May 23, 1905. Leather bindings are in good condition. Inside of book Near Fine with the exception of the inscription written on the third end paper. Each book contains a red ribbon bookmark. Top edges g...

From booksnvintage

$199.00


Peace at Twilight , Lull Brook by Maxfield Parrish

Brown & Bigelow, 1947. Book. Illus. by Maxfield Parrish. Fine. No Binding. Maxfield Parrish , Peace at Twilight , (Lull Brook). 1947 , 8.5" X 11". Tipped to paper mat, mat size ,12.5"X16.5".This is from the Brown & Bigelow wint...

From GibbsBooks

$375.00


The Art of Holly Hobbie: drawing on affection. by Hobbie, Holly.:

New York, Random House, 1986.. 2nd impression of the first edition. The artist's first collection of watercolours, superbly illustrated throughout. Through a personal selection of her paintings, she affectionately chronicles the life of her growing famil...

From Jef Kay

£90.00


Calder's Circus by Alexander Calder

Art in America, New York, 1964. Edition Unstated. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. ALEXANDER CALDER. Calder's Circus, New York: Art in America, Perls Gallery, 1964. Folio, about 17x14 inches or 44x36 cm, in...

From Rarities etc.

$2,000.00


The Pop-Up Book of Trains, Random House Pop-Up #31 by Penick, Ib

1976 Random House First Edition. Pop-Up Book #31. RARE/SCARCE. PAPER ENGINEERING BY IB PENICK. All pop-ups and sliders in working order. Used. Very Good condition. Quite the find! Please see our photos....

From Mary Riversong

$800.00


American Posters of the 19th Century by Bella C. Landauer Collection

Full-color lithograph, reproductions of 19th Century posters. Printed on fine quality 5" x 7" paper, suitable for framing. Laundauer's work is considered to be one of the greatest collections of early American poster art in the world. *Price is per lithog...

From Mighty Pen Books

$500.00


12 Original Watercolors of Mostly Aviation Subjects by Owles, Alfred

A suite of 12 original watercolors by the well-known illustrator, Alfred Owles. These are being sold together since they are obviously a series intended originally to illustrate a calendar. Whether or not such a calendar was ever issued has been impossibl...

From The Prints & The Paper

$8,000.00


Cody's Books: Poster by Goines, David Lance (Artist)

Berkeley, CA: Saint Hieronymus Press, 1983. Goines #101, 1983, one of 2350 copies, 17 1/2" x 24 ", 11 colors including gold foil stamping done by Marier Engraving, commissioned by Andy Ross. Near Fine, tiny rub along left edge near bottom. A gor...

From Dale Steffey Books

$350.00


FIFTEEN MINUTES by [Warhol, Andy]: Dylan, Bob; John Giorno; Ultra Violet, et al [contributors]

[New York: Wu-Shan Inc. and Sony Music Entertainment, 2011. Boards box, with printed label (33 x 33 cm), containing 4 leaves of text and contributors' photographs, 4 vinyl l.p. records, 3 compact discs, and sixteen 30 x 30cm offset lithographs. New, in s...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$450.00


The Procession of Flowers in Colorado by Helen Jackson (H.H.); illustrated in water colors by Alice A. Stewart by Jackson, Helen Hunt

Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1886. Hardcover. Very Good. 30, [4] p.: hand-painted, water color floral illustrations on 13 pages; 29 cm. Original wide cream calf spine with gilt-stamped cover title; light green paper over remainder of boards, with gilt-sta...

From Classic Books and Ephemera

$1,880.00


NEGRO DRAWINGS by Covarrubias, Miguel

New York: Knopf, 1927. Small quarto. Gilt cloth. Color frontis, plates and line drawings. Foxing to endsheets and edges, and just lightly in prelims and terminal leaves, else a very good copy in the scarce pictorial dust jacket (shallow chipping along to...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$1,850.00


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