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.
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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1968. 341 black and white illus., 174pp. of text, thick 4to, cloth, d.w. (rubbed). Princeton, UP: Princeton NY, (1968). Very good (+). 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.....