Original vintage photographic postcard (13.5cm x 8cm) by Leo of Paris. Printed on cardstock with lines for address verso. One of this studio's celebraded "pink" erotic images, this of a clearly effeminate youg man with plucked eyebrows and wearing lipstick, holding a bouquet of roses. Studio mark to lower left...
Lithograph in three colors; printed recto-only on thin lithographic paper; 83cm x 60cm (ca 32" x 24"). Small (1") loss to left margin (away from image); darkening and toning to extremities; image bright and unfaded; grade B+/B.
Lithographed poster in four colors; 68cm x 53cm (ca 26-1/2" x 21"). Printed on thin, uncoated stock. Faint wear and soil; original fold lines visible, still a bright, nicely preserved example. Grade B+/A-. No restorations; not backed.
Original three-color poster, offset lithographed in black, white and red, measuring 43cm x 56cm (16 7/8" x 22 2/8"). A Fine example.
Folio (40cm). Illustrated card portfolio containing 12 loose lithographic plates and a single sheet of letterpress, as issued. General external wear and dusting to portfolio; contents clean and fresh. This is the regular edition; there were simultaneous limited editions of 150 and 25 copies (per colophon).
Pen-and-ink on heavy composition paper, ca 18" x 15" (ca 47cm x 39cm). Compositor's marks and notes at margins; light soil; Very Good. Signed "KET" lower left.
Quarto (24cm). Cloth boards; dustjacket; 166pp; illus. 160 works illustrated, some in color. Generally clean and unmarked copy, Near Fine, in original jacket with triangular chip to front panel at spine; Very Good. International survey of 20th-century (post-war) political propaganda posters. Text in German.
Staple-bound pamphlet. Pictorial wrappers; 25pp; illus. Light rubbing to cover; else a bright copy in very good condition.
Single sheet of heavy artist board (35.5 X 55.5cm), offwhite, with artwork rendered in pen, ink, and permanent marker; small accents and one correction in white paint; a few light creases, with some offset at center of image, likely from fixative sprayed on verso. Signed by the artist on the...
Lithograph in colors, 41-1/8" x 27-3/4" (ca 105cm x 71cm). Signed twice by the artist, in pencil, at center below image and again at lower right. Vertical and horizontal fold lines (as issued); small loss at upper left corner and along upper margin (away from image); light edge-wear, tack-holes at...
Octavo (22cm). Staple-bound wrappers; 31pp. Mild external wear; internally clean and tight; Very Good. Minuscule ownership signature ("Rosie Nelson") in ink at upper edge of front wrapper.
Octavo. Original pictorial wrappers; 15pp. Limited to 500 copies. This copy nicely inscribed on inside cover to Ben and Bernarda Shahn, dated 1966: "a Bernarda e Ben / tanti auguri / da Bruno e Lidia," with an original humorous drawing of the author/artist holding a fountain pen between his toes...
1-pp ALS on Young's illustrated letterhead, signed "Art Young." Old folds from mailing; printed address crossed out (in Young's hand) and replaced with temporary address in Danbury; Near Fine.
Octavo (22cm). Staple-bound wrappers; 63pp; illus. Mild external wear; internally clean and tight; Very Good. Minuscule ownership signature ("Rosie Nelson") in ink at upper edge of front wrapper.
First edition, limited to 100 signed, numbered copies. This copy additionally signed by 49 of the 55 artists whose work is discussed in the book, and includes a small original watercolor sketch by American impressionist Van Dearing Perrine, tipped in at front endpaper. Original cloth-backed boards, mildly toned and with...
Oblong quarto; staple-bound, pictorial wrappers; 61pp; illus. Includes bibliography. Bump at head of spine; mild corner-creasing; Very Good.
Original lithographed poster, 54cm x 41cm (21" x 16"). Professionally matted and framed (not laid down) beneath UV-protective glass. Fine, unfaded example; Grade A.
Original red-tinted photographic print, 9" x 7" (ca 23cm x 18cm), mounted on black mat board. Identified on verso in red ink: Ornette Coleman - University of Miami / photo by Dave Spitzer. Mild wear to edges; faint foxing to verso of board; image clean and distinct; Near Fine. Not signed.
Lithographed poster in four colors, 102cm x 70cm (ca. 40" x 27-3/4"). Several repaired marginal tears; tape adhesion and ink attribution at extreme upper margin; Grade B/B+. Archivally backed on linen.
Brown crayon on paper, 18" x 15". Professionally matted and handsomely framed in walnut, with original gallery label (Signature Galleries, Chicago) on verso of backing-board. A few trivial spots of foxing, else Fine sight condition. Not viewed out of frame.
Original linocut in three colors, 93cm x 67.5.5cm (ca 36" x 26") on thin paper. Mild wear to edges, with edge slightly creased at upper right; a few tiny closed tears and marginal losses; better than Very Good with colors bright and vivid; Grade A-/B+. Unbacked.
Silk bandanna, 21-1/4" x 19-1/2", printed in blue and red ink on a white background. Old folds and soiling; tack holes to extremities; Very Good.
Oblong 4to (27cm x 29cm); dustjacket; 235pp; 208 illustrations, including 40 tipped on color plates. Includes bibliography. From the library of Ben & Bernarda Shahn, with estate bookplate inside front cover and with Bernarda Shahn's ownership signature on front endpaper. Mild signs of use, including faint thumb-soil to a few...
Original lithographed poster: Musée des Horreurs No. 34 - "Que le chambardement commence!!" ["Let the...
Lithograph in colors, 65cm x 49cm (ca 25-1/2" x 19-1/2"). Printed on thin, fragile paper; edges frayed, with small losses; toning; still a complete, Very Good copy, archivally backed on acid-free tissue. Grade B/B-. Archivally backed on thin linen.
Quarto (29cm). Cloth-backed laminated boards; [ii], 166pp, with separate 16pp text booklet laid in at rear. Some external wear, including the expected bubbling and puckering to the laminated boards; internally clean, tight and unmarked. Text in German.
Hand-painted banner, 8.5cm x 65cm (ca 3-1/4" x 26"). In red and black on a white background. Archivally framed; old stains and tape adhesions; Good. Not examined out of frame.
Original linocut in two colors, 75cm x 56cm (ca 30" x 22") on thin paper. Faint creases at extremities, brief closed tears and a few tiny losses to margins; still in bright, Near Fine, unrestored condition; Grade A-/B+. Unbacked.
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