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George A. Christopoulos, 2000. 2 volumes: The Glory and Grandeur of Christian Orthodoxy; Patriarchates and Autocephalous Churches. Illustrated with color images throughout. Vol. 1: 516 pages, Vol. 2: 542 pages. 4to, rust faux leather, d.w. (Athens): (George A. Christopoulos), (2000). Fine copies in fine wrappers; contained in a near fine slipcase.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994. Translated by Edmund Jephcott. Illustrated with black and white photographs and paintings throughout. 651 pages. Thick 8vo, green boards, dust wrapper. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, (1994). A fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper, spine evenly sunned.
Vienna: IRSA, 1988. Illustrated with 183 b/w images. 309pp. Short thick 4to, gilt-lettered brown cloth, d.w., pictorial board slipcase. Vienna: IRSA, 1988. first edition of this very scarce book. A fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper & slipcase. A collection of major essays providing a representative survey of Bialostocki's studies in the field of iconological research, as well as a comprehensive approach to the interpretation of art.
Roma: Dalla Tipografia Salviucci, 1841. Color lithograph with hand colored embellishments. Measures 15" x 10 7/8" Beautiful print of two species of geckos, from "Iconografia della Fauna Italica Per Le Quattro Classi Degli Animali Vertebrati", published between 1832-1841. Carlo Lucien Jules Laurent Bonaparte (1803-1857) was a French biologist and ornithologist. As the nephew of Napoleon and the 2nd Prince of Canino, he was raised in Italy but moved to Philadelphia shortly after marriage, where he worked alongside Alexander Wilson, updating.....
Roma: Dalla Tipografia Salviucci, 1841. Color lithograph with hand-colored embellishments. Measures 15" x 10 7/8" Beautiful print of a horned viper snake, from "Iconografia della Fauna Italica Per Le Quattro Classi Degli Animali Vertebrati", published between 1832-1841. Carlo Lucien Jules Laurent Bonaparte (1803-1857) was a French biologist and ornithologist. As the nephew of Napoleon and the 2nd Prince of Canino, he was raised in Italy but moved to Philadelphia shortly after marriage, where he worked alongside Alexander Wilson, updating his.....
New York: Museum of American Folk Art, 1983. Profusely illustrated in b/w throughout. 163 pages. Slim 4to, cloth-backed boards, d.w. New York: Museum of American Folk Art, (1983). First edition. A very good copy--shelfworn, light fading to cloth edges; foxing to first several pages; in a very good wrapper, scuffed and sunned.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1968. 341 black and white illustrations, 174 pages of text. Thick 4to, gray cloth, torn and chipped d.w. Princeton: Princeton UP, (1968). Some light penciling in the margins, still a very good sturdy copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper. Bollingen Series XXXV. The 10th vol. of the A.W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts, delivered at the National Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Wiesbaden: Steiner, 1969. Die Inschriften, Die Ikonographischen und Literarischen Beziehungen, Das Entstgehungsdsatum. 114 Abbildungen & 2 falttalfeln. 115p.,4to, blue cloth (corners bumped). Wiesbaden: Steiner, 1969. Very good. Review copy sent to art historian Meyer Schapiro, with his ownership signature. Long letter of presentation to Schapiro (32 lines) from the author, writing about the genesis of the book, and asking for suggestions on getting it reviewed. "You will be among the first to receive (it) of course..."
Munich: J.M. Hermann. Lithograph with original hand coloring. Circa 1830-1850. Measures 25 1/4" x 18 1/2". Lined with expert repairs to lower left corner This beautiful lithograph based on a painting by Samuel Moore depicts George Washington ascending into heaven, surrounded by angels and shining a light on Columbia. Understood as the personification of the United States, Columbia stands near a throne, with a statue of a bald eagle above her that reads "e pluribus unum", meaning 'Out of many.....
Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1998. Foreword by Clive Gamble. Illustrated profusely in black and white with some color plates. xxiv, 200 pages. Small 4to, black boards, d.w. (edgewear at upper edges). Ithaca: Cornell University Press, (1998). Slightly bumped at head, otherwise fine. A near fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper.