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Bidding Information
Lot #    8384
Auction End Date    10/19/2004 12:31:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Group of 4 art books
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   All with dust jackets in very good condition.
          
Detailed
Description
   1. Anna Ticho, Jerusalem Landscapes - Drawings and Watercolours, London, Lund Humphries, 1971 First Edition. Anna Ticho was born in Austria but emigrated to Palestine in 1912, and then lived and worked in Jerusalem from 1919. The development of her delicately wrought images is described and depicted here by Elisheva Cohen, then Chief Curator of the Israel Museum in Jerusalem. Beige cloth on board, black titling to front and spine, good condition, d/w a little dust soiled with small tear to front. 71 pp, 56 illustrations, 6 in colour. Includes Hebrew supplement.

2. Rubin; introduction by Alfred Werner, Massadah Publishing Company, Tel Aviv, 1958 signed by artist Rubin with date (1968) and place (Tel Aviv) to Adeliadw Charles, black and white and color reproductions of his art; introduction by NY art critic Werner; tan cloth with olive stamped lettering to spine; white dj with illus to front and another to rear; text in English front panel, and Hebrew to rear; inside text in English only; decorated endpps; 44 pp.

3. Yaacov Agam. Neuchatel, Switzerland: Edition du Griffon, 1962 written by the author. Includes 9 page introduction in English (2 pages in Yiddish), 14 page essay, 4 pages on a plan for a theater, 6 pages on musical trans-forms, 2 page biography, and a catalogue of 55 works. Numerous diagrams are interspersed in text, along with musical scores. The oft lacking 45 rpm record is stored inside back cover. Tan cloth. 129 pp. 261 bw, 8 color plates. Binding is hardcover with dustjacket in protective plastic.

4. Marc Chagall: His Life and Work by Isaac Kloomok, New York: Philosophical Library, 1951 1st Edition. 119, [6] pp., 34 illustrations in black and white.

          
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20th Century:    Checked
  
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Other:    Art
  
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Language:    English
  
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