London: Arts Council of Britain, 1978. Profusely illustrated in black & white and color. 506pp., folio, stiff pictorial gray wrappers (edges slightly rubbed). (London): Arts Council of Great Britain, 1978. First Edition. Very good (+). Published in association with the exhibition held at the Hayward Gallery, London from 11 January to 27 March 1978.
New York: Rizzoli, 2004. With the assistance of Montse Aguer. More than 200 full page color plates, many other illustrations in both color and black & white. 607pp., thick 4to, black cloth, d.w. New York: Rizzoli, in Association with the Philadelphia Museum of Art, (2005). First edition. A fine copy in a very good (+) dust wrapper.
New York: Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, 1988. Lavishly illustrated in color with the artist's paintings, drawings, and prints. 327pp. 4to, navy cloth, dust wrapper. New York: Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, Inc., (1988). First American edition. A near fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper. Selection and catalogue by Marina Bessonova. Designed by Mikhail Anikst and Kirill Selvinsky. Translated from the Russian by John Crowfoot and Alex Miller.
New York: Braziller, 1995. Introduction by John Russell. 214 color plates. Thick square 4to, orange cloth, d.w.; publisher's blue cloth slipcase. New York: Braziller, (1995). First Edition. The first comprehensive overview of this important American artist. Presentation copy, signed in red, orange green and blue ink.
New York: Guggenheim Museum, 1999. Interview by David Sylvester. 2 volumes. More than 1000 vibrant full-color illustrations. 894pp., 4to, silk bindings, d.w., pictorial slipcase; crack to to upper edge of slipcase. New York: Guggenheim Museum, (1999). A fine set in fine dust wrappers with a very good slipcase Wonderful and scarce catalog of the exhibition.
Warsaw: M. M. Art Books, 1994. Signed. Illustrated throughout in color. 142pp. Tall & slim 4to, stiff wrappers, scuffed d.w. Warsaw: M. M. Art Books, (1994). Edges slightly sunned, still a near fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper. A scarce book. Signed and dated by Ryszard Horowitz on the title page.
Paris: 1950. 1 page, 10.75 x 8.25 inches, Paris, June 12, 1950, untranslated, to "Tres cher Monsieur," thanking the correspondent for the gift of three small bronze items that he has received and stating that it has made him very pleased. Breton then enthusiastically mentions that the publisher Gallimard has announced a June 1950 book release for Maurice Fourre's new novel "La Nuit du Rose-Hotel," for which Breton wrote the preface. At the closing, he informs the recipient that he...
Paris: 1982. 4.25 x 3.5 inches, Paris, 1982. Original Polaroid photograph showing the surrealist French artist in a sport jacket and sweater vest, presenting a painting. Slightly smudged inscription along the bottom white border: "pour Bernard Aubin en sympathique...Chapelain Midy Dec. 82." Accompanied by the postmarked envelope in which it was mailed. Very good condition.
New York: Gemor, 1942. Including the cover, there are 3 mounted plates by Andre Masson. Unpaginated. Tall slim 8vo, original black wrappers with paper spine label (rubbed; head of spine chipped; partial loss to spine label). New York: Gemor Press, 1942. First A very good copy of this scarce book featuring the prose & poetic work of American surrealist Hugh Chishom . Limited edition of 500 copies, set by Hand. The Gemor Press was founded by Anais Nin, and very...
Milan: Ciranna, 1969. 12 page introduction by Cesare Vivaldi. 174 black and white illustartions. Folio, green cloth (rear cover and top edge of front cover dampstained, slightly effecting first blank page and the fore-edges). Milano: Alfonso Ciranna & Rome: Edizioni La Medusa, (1969). Limited edition -- number 641 of 1500 numbered copies. Overall a good usable copy.