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Boston: Boston Museum of Fine Arts, 1906. Photogravure frontispiece portrait, and 29 mounted photographic plates; text illustrations and rubrics throughout. 100pp. Short 4to, original gray printed wrappers (chipped and well-worn at corners and spine ends; internally clean). Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1906. First edition. A very good(-) copy of this uncommon book, lacking the slipcase. Printed in red and black and with elegant typography, this is the catalogue of the first exhibition devoted exclusively to American Silversmiths...
Illustrated throughout with detailed photographs of Canova's work in b/w & color, by Paolo Cusenza & Mauro Negro. 79pp. Thin 4to, white boards, d.w. Italy: Vianello Libri, (1987). Ink stamp from Harry Abrams Editorial Library, otherwise a near fine copy of this very uncommon monograph of Antonio Canova's work housed at the Gyspotheca Museum, Possagno.
Boston: Bulfinch, 1994. 468 color illustrations. 652pp., large 4to, black cloth, d.w. Boston: A Bulfinch Press Book, (1994). First North American edition. A near fine copy in very good (+) dust wrapper. Text by Jose Manuel Cruz Valdovinos, Ismael Gutierrez Pastor, Jose Miguel Morales Folguera, Jose Luis Morales Y Marin, Wifredo Rincon Garcia.
New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1994. 2 volumes: Volume 1: A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born by 1815, Volume 2: A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born between 1816 and 1845. Illustrated throughout in black & white. 628 and 670 pages. Thick 4to, cloth, edge-worn and slightly chipped d.w. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1994. A very good(+) set in very good dust wrapper. Published in association with Princeton University Press. Additional text by Dale T. Johnson.....
New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1929. vii, 200pp with some figures in the text, followed by 85 handsomely printed plates (331 daggers), printed one side only and protected with tissue. Thick 4to, handsomely bound in full burgundy leather with red morocco label. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1929. Limited edition of 900 copies. A fine copy of this exceedingly rare catalogue. Plates printed at the Imprimerie de Vanguard, Paris.
New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1992. Frontispiece portrait, and packed with 592 illustrations, including 320 in color. 480 pages. Thick square 4to, black cloth, d.w. (slightly dust-soiled). New York: MOMA/Abrams, (1992). First edition. A near fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper. Published in conjunction with the 1992-1993 Matisse retrospective at The Museum of Modern Art, New York.