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Image for Fine Canadian Art - Friday November 23, 2007,  Toronto

Fine Canadian Art - Friday November 23, 2007, Toronto

By: N/A

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Toronto, Heffel Fine Art Auction House: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16361

ISBN: 0973399872

Condition: Very Good


Two pages have been torn out, light wear to heavy white card covers ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 206 pages; This is an auction house catalogue with colour plates throughout on glossy paper, many are full page. Many Group of Seven painters are represented. Several A.J. Casson and Emily Carr are present as well as such renowned artists as Kreighoff, E.J.Hughes, A.Y. Jackson and Lawren Harris. Also included are some modern artists View more info

Image for Fine Canadian Art - Wednesday May 25, 2005,  Vancouver

Fine Canadian Art - Wednesday May 25, 2005, Vancouver

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Heffel Fine Art Auction House: 2005

Seller ID: 16357

ISBN: 0973399821

Condition: Very Good+


Light wear to white heavy card covers ; A bright, solid book ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 143 pages; This is an auction house catalogue with colour plates throughout on glossy paper, many are full page. Many Group of Seven painters are represented. Several A.Y. Jackson are present as well as such renowned artists as Casson, Emily Carr, E.J.Hughes, Lawren Harris. Also included are native art and sculptures. View more info

Image for Fine Canadian Art - Thursday November 25, 2004,  Toronto

Fine Canadian Art - Thursday November 25, 2004, Toronto

By: N/A

Price: $33.50

Publisher: Toronto, Heffel Fine Art Auction House: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16358

ISBN: 0973399813

Condition: Very Good+


Only slight wear to heavy white card covers, some creasing to absentee bid form ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 126 pages; This is an auction house catalogue with colour plates throughout on glossy paper, many are full page. Many Group of Seven painters are represented. Several Lawren Harris are present as well as such renowned artists as A.J. Casson, Emily Carr, E.J.Hughes, A.Y. Jackson. Also included are sculptures and modern art. View more info

Image for Fine Canadian Art - Thursday November 24, 2005,  Toronto

Fine Canadian Art - Thursday November 24, 2005, Toronto

By: N/A

Price: $34.50

Publisher: Toronto, Heffel Fine Art Auction House: 2005

Seller ID: 16359

ISBN: 097339983X

Condition: Very Good+


Only slight wear to heavy white card covers ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 166 pages; This is an auction house catalogue with colour plates throughout on glossy paper, many are full page. Many Group of Seven painters are represented. Several Emily Carr and E.J. Hughes are present as well as such renowned artists as Casson, Lawren Harris, A.Y. Jackson as well as Bill Reid pieces. View more info

Image for Fine Canadian Art - Friday November 14, 2002,  Vancouver

Fine Canadian Art - Friday November 14, 2002, Vancouver

By: N/A

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Heffel Fine Art Auction House: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16362

ISBN: 0968702686

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Only slight wear to heavy card covers, absentee bid form creased ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 139 pages; This is an auction house catalogue with colour plates throughout on glossy paper, many are full page. Many Group of Seven painters are represented. Several Lawren Harris are present as well as such renowned artists as Casson, Emily Carr, E.J.Hughes, A.Y. Jackson. Also included are sculptures by such carvers as Bill Reid. View more info

Image for Fine Canadian Art - Thursday, May 25, 2006,  Vancouver

Fine Canadian Art - Thursday, May 25, 2006, Vancouver

By: N/A

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Heffel Fine Art Auction House: 2005

Seller ID: 16363

ISBN: 0973399848

Condition: Very Good+


Only light wear too glossy white heavy card covers ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 135 pages; This is an auction house catalogue with colour plates throughout on glossy paper, many are full page. Many Group of Seven painters are represented. Several Emily Carr are present as well as such renowned artists as Casson, Emily Carr, E.J.Hughes, A.Y. Jackson. Also included are sculptures by such carvers as Bill Reid. View more info

Image for Border Film Project  Photos by Migrants & Minutemen on the U.S.-Mexico Border

Border Film Project Photos by Migrants & Minutemen on the U.S.-Mexico Border

By: Adler, Rudy & Victoria Criado & Brett Huneycutt

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17451

ISBN: 0810993155

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Tan boards show light soiling, with a water stain present on the front bottom foredge (pages not affected). ; A bright, solid book. Interesting book design with round cutouts in front and back paper covered boards ; Colour Photographs; 8.60 X 6.50 X 0.80 inches; 176 pages; In 2007, the authors handed out 600 disposable cameras to two different groups, undocumented Mexican migrants crossing the deserts into the United States, and American Minutemen volunteers trying to s... View more info

Image for Mungo Martin; Man of Two Cultures

Mungo Martin; Man of Two Cultures

By: B.C. Indian Arts Society

Price: $36.95

Publisher: Sidney, BC, Gray's Publishing: 1982

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 16840

ISBN: 0888260954

Condition: Very Good+


Only light wear to card covers, gift notation on front fly leaf ; A bright, solid book ; B&W Photographs; Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 45 pages; Mungo Martin 1879-1962 was born in Fort Rupert on the north end of Vancouver Island. "As a boy Martin had been apprenticed as a carver to a paternal uncle, but it was Martin's stepfather Charlie James, a famous Northwestern artist, who was his principle influence in honing a natural talent. Martin went on to become one... View more info

Image for Ontario Fraktur - A Pennsylvania-German Folk Tradition in Early Canada

Ontario Fraktur - A Pennsylvania-German Folk Tradition in Early Canada

By: Bird, Michael S.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Toronto, ON, M. F. Feheley Publishers: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18177

ISBN: 0919880088

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows some wear to extremities and rubbing along spine. ; A bright solid, book, DJ in Mylar. ; 144 pages; "This is the first serious study done in Canada of Fraktur, a rich tradition of folk art having its beginnings in Medieval Europe and brought to North America by Germanic settlers fleeing religious persecution. The art of manuscript illumination attained its most exuberant form of expression among the Germanic communities of Pennsylvania in the 18th and 19th ... View more info

Image for The Elders Are Watching

The Elders Are Watching

By: Bouchard, Dave & Roy Henry Vickers

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tofino, BC, Eagle Dancer Enterprises Ltd.: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16808

ISBN: 0969348533

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers creased along spine ; A bright, solid book.; Color Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 57 pages; Beautiful colour prints of the paintings of Roy Henry Vickers accompany the short text verses by Dave Bouchard. "Vickers' images of the Northwest are infused with Native Amercian imagery. His portraits empower the story's simple but dire warning: Pay close attention to the environment, our heritage and culture, because this is the only way we can... View more info

Image for The Open Timber Roofs of the Middle Ages  Illustrated By Perspective and Working Drawings of Some of the Best Varieties of Church Roofs

The Open Timber Roofs of the Middle Ages Illustrated By Perspective and Working Drawings of Some of the Best Varieties of Church Roofs

By: Brandon, Raphael and J. Arthur Brandon

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Algrove Publishing Limited: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18591

ISBN: 0921335571

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Slight sticker shadow on paste-on illustration on front board. ; A bright, solid book. As new, B&W and colour illustrations throughout. ; B&W and colour illustrations; 12 X 9.70 X 0.70 inches; 87 pages; A lovely facsimile of the original edition from 1849. View more info

Image for Brian Scott  Paintings and Stories of Vancouver Island

Brian Scott Paintings and Stories of Vancouver Island

By: Brian, Scott

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Black Creek BC, Brian Scott Fine Art: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author & Illustrator

Seller ID: 17106

ISBN: 0968804713

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Signed by Author & Illustrator; Card covers show light shelfwear and corner curl.; Signed by author/ illustrator on front fly leaf. A bright, solid book.; Vol. 2; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 91 pages; Scott's colourful artwork appears on every second page with some background on the subject matter on the facing page. View more info

Image for Women in the Arts and Crafts Movement 1870-1914

Women in the Arts and Crafts Movement 1870-1914

By: Callen, Anthea

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Astragal Books: 1980

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 18075

Condition: Very Good-


Card covers show some shelf wear, top fore corner bumped, small water stain top of soins ; A tight solid book. ; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 232 pages View more info

Image for Masterpieces of 20th Century Chinese Painting

Masterpieces of 20th Century Chinese Painting

By: Canadian Foundation for the Preservation of Chinese Cultural and Historical Treasures

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Toronto, Canadian Foundation for the Preservation of Chinese Cultural and Historical Treasures: 1997

Seller ID: 15701

ISBN: 0968262309

Condition: Very Good+


Only slight wear to card covers, small crease top fore corner and bottom back corner. ; A bright, solid book. Stunning color plates throughout, errata slips laid in. Text in English, Chinese and French; Trade PB; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 151 pages View more info

Image for Pause;  An Emily Carr Sketch Book

Pause; An Emily Carr Sketch Book

By: Carr, Emily

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Stoddart: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 11020

ISBN: 0773728759

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Light fading of DJ spine ; DJ in Mylar, unclipped. A bright solid, book ; B&W Illustrations; 0.73 x 9.34 x 6.32 Inches; 148 pages; Laid in are 2 post cards of her art work, 1 of her birthplace as well as a few other mementoes. Foreword by her biographer, Maria Tippett. The book is Carr's account of the period she spent in the Sunhill Sanatorium in East Anglia, burnt out mentally and artistically. The only artwork she turned out during the the year and a half are these s... View more info

Image for A Delicate Wilderness; The Photography of Elliott Barnes 1905-1913

A Delicate Wilderness; The Photography of Elliott Barnes 1905-1913

By: Cavell (editor), Edward

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Banff, AB, Altitude Publishing/ Whyte Foundation: 1980

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17311

Condition: Very Good


Some fading and creasing of pictorial card cover, previous owner's name on title page. Middle page loose but present. ; A bright, solid book ; B&W Photographs; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; Unpaginated pages; Barnes was an American photographer, transplanted to Alberta, Canada and lived from 1866-1938. He loved the outdoors and this showed in the magnificent Alberta landscapes. His association with Byron Harmon brought about an upgrade in the photographic equipment ... View more info

The Alma Mater Society Art Collection

By: Collection, The Alma Matter Society Art

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver BC, University of British Columbia: 1988

Seller ID: 14478

Condition: Very Good+


Only slight wear; Laid in is an invitation to view this exhibition on its fortieth anniversary Oct 3 1988.; Trade PB; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 64 pages View more info

Image for The Living Witness  Art in the Concentration Camps and Ghettos

The Living Witness Art in the Concentration Camps and Ghettos

By: Costanza, Mary S.

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Free Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16252

ISBN: 0029066603

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Price clipped dust jacket shows general edge wear, dime size chip top front panel and tear with creasing bottom back panel. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; 9.40 X 7.60 X 1.10 inches; 240 pages; Many prisoners in the death camps used various forms of art to ease the horror of their surroundings. Artwork has been gathered from personal and museum collections to stand as a witness to their experiences. View more info

Image for Collector's Show of Traditional Soochow Woodblock Prints in Taiwan, R. O. C.

Collector's Show of Traditional Soochow Woodblock Prints in Taiwan, R. O. C.

By: Council for Cultural Planning and Development, Executive Yuan, R. O. C.; HUANG Tsai-lang (editor)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Taiwan, Council for Cultural Planning and Development, Executive Yuan, R. O. C.,Chen Chi-lu, Chairman: 1987

Seller ID: 16048

Condition: Very Good+


Light edge wear to heavy card covers ; Text in Chinese and English. Card covers with french flaps. ; Trade PB; Color Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 317 pages; This is a collection of color plates representing woodcuts shown at the 3rd International Biennial Print Exhibit View more info

Image for ASTA Libri, autografi e grafica

ASTA Libri, autografi e grafica

By: d'Aste, Gonnelli Casa

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Florence/Firenze, Gonnelli Casa d'Aste: Oct 10 2010

Seller ID: 16241

Condition: Very Good


Bottom fore corner of front card coverbadly creased with light soil and creasing of inside page, only light wear else ; Colour Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 298 pages; Text completely in Italian. Colour illustrations on every page of manuscripts, incunabula from the mediaeval period and books and ephemeral pieces from every period since, until mid 20th century. A thorough itemization of the items to be auctioned with detailed descriptions in Italian. U... View more info