BOOKS ON POSTERS

 

 

(Arpke, Otto). OTTO ARPKE (1886-1943). Plakate Graphik. Berlin: Kunstbibliothek/ Staatliche Museen Preussischer Kulturbesitz, 1979. 8vo, (32)pp, b/w and color plates. White wrappers, lettered in black, color vignette, mild rubbing and soiling, a nearly fine copy. $15. ¶ First Edition of this exhibition catalogue listing 84 graphic works.

(Art Nouveau). GUIMARD, HORTA, VAN DE VELDE. Pionniers du XXe Siecle. Paris: Musée des Arts Décoratifs, 1971. 4to, 221pp, b/w illus. throughout, wrappers, scuffed, 1/4-inch tear at spine tail, a good, clean copy. $20. ¶ First Edition of this exhibition catalogue.

(Art Nouveau). EUROPA 1900. Bruxelles: Editions de la Connaissance,  (1967). 4to, 170 b/w and color illus, 4-page caption sheet laid-in. Pictorial wrappers, spine creased and lightly worn at head, otherwise a nearly fine copy. $20. ¶ First Edition of this exhibition catalogue featuring fin-de-siècle furniture, decorative arts, posters, photographs, automobiles, and film clips. With 4-page caption sheet laid-in.

(Austrian posters). AUSTRIAN POSTERS / OSTERREICHISCHE PLAKATE / AFFICHES AUTRICHIENNES 1890 - 1957. Published for the the Aossociation of Austrian Commercial Artists Bog. Vienna & Munich: Kunstverlag Anton Schroll, 1957. 4to, 64pp, illustrated in b/w. Boards, with dust jacket (in Brodart). Very good copy. $75. ¶ Only edition, with text in English, German, & French.

BARGIEL-HARRY Rejane & Christophe Zagrodski. LE LIVRE DE L'AFFICHE - THE BOOK OF THE POSTER. Paris: Editions Alternatives, 1985. 4to, 142pp, color illus. throughout. Cloth, dust jacket. Very good in Broadart. $50.

(Belgian posters). L'AFFICHE EN BELGIQUE 1880-1980. Paris: Musée de l'Affiche, 1980. Obl 8vo, 124pp, 157 b/w and color illus. Green wrappers, lettered in black with illus. vignette, corners slightly bumped, otherwise nearly fine. $20. ¶ First Edition of this exhibition catalogue.

(Belgian posters). DE BELGISCHE AFFICHE 1892-1914. Brussel: Koninklijke Bibliotheek Albert I, 1975. Sm 4to, 259pp, 159 b/w illus. Orig. illus. wrappers, light wear and shelf-soiling, otherwise a very good copy. $20. ¶ First Edition of this exhibition catalogue.

(Belgian posters). OOSTENS-WITTAMER, Yolande. L'AFFICHE BELGE 1892-1914... Bruxelles: Bibliothèque Royal Albert..., 1975. 4to, 255pp, 4 color plates, over 100 b/w text illus. Orig. illus. wrappers, spine creased, a very good, clean copy. $20. ¶ First Edition of this exhibition catalogue.

(Belle Epoque Posters). CENT ANS D'AFFICHES: La Belle Epoque. (Paris: Bibliothèque des Arts Décoratifs), 1964. Sq 8vo, 98, (2)pp, b/w illus. throughout. Pictorial wrappers, lightly rubbed, otherwise nearly fine. $20. ¶ First Edition of this catalogue for the exhibition sponsored by the Bibliothèque des Arts Décoratifs and held at the Louvre, June 12 through October 5, 1964.

BELLESTER, Eliseo Trenc. LAS ARTES GRAFICAS DE LA EPOCA MODERNISTA EN BARCELONA Gremio de Industrias Graficas de Barcelona, 1977. 4to, xvi, 241, (3)pp, several hundred text illus. in b/w and color throughout. Publ. pictorial cloth. Fine copy in orig. clear mylar wrapper, housed in nearly fine publ. slipcase. $100. ¶ First Edition of this generously illustrated survey. Posters, typography, bookbinding, and devotional prints are among the genre discussed. Text in Spanish.

BOCK, Dr. Henning, et al. (eds.). EUROPAISCHER JUGENDSTIL. Druckgraphik, Handzeichnungen und Aquarelle Plakate, Illustrationen und Buchkunst um 1900. Aus Dem Besitz der Kunsthalle Bremen. Bremen: Ausstellung Kunsthalle Bremen, 1965. 8vo, 227pp, 91 plates, some in color. Illus. wrappers, very good. $20. ¶ First Edition. Catalogue of late 19th-early 20th century French and German poster, book, and advertising art.

(Bonnard). PIERRE BONNARD. Gemälde, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen und Druckgraphik. Hamburg: Kunstverein in Hamburg, 1970. Sq 8vo, (30), 61 b&w and color illus. Illus. wrappers, very good. $20. ¶ Catalogue to the exhibition.

(Bonnard, Pierre). TERRASSE, Antoine. BONNARD. Paris: Gallimard, (1967). 4to, 221pp, illus. throughout. Red cloth, black dust jacket. Very good. $75. ¶ First Edition.

(Bradley, Will). ALEXANDRE, Arsene; M.H. Spielmann, H.C. Bunner & August Jaccaci. THE MODERN POSTER. New York: Charles Scibner's Sons, 1895. 8vo, (xvi), 117pp, plates throughout. Orig. cloth with decorated spine and peacock design on front, both by Will Bradley who also contributed the frontispiece. Very good. $250. ¶ First Edition, limited to 1000 numbered copies. Bambace A8.

(Cassandre, A.M.). MOURON, Henri.  A.M. CASSANDRE.  New York: Rizzoli,  1985.  Square 4to, 315pp, 398 illustrations, 90 in color. Cloth, dustjacket, fine. $200. ¶ First Edition of the definitive work on the artist, written by his son.

CHERET, Jules. VIN MARIANI. Color lithographic poster from Maitres de l'Affiche.  Circa 1895. 12-1/2 by 9-1/2 inches, with blind stamp of Maitres de l'Affiche. Fine copy, expensively framed. $350. ¶ Cheret's popular poster for the the famed coca tonic wine formulated and marketed with unprecedented success by Angelo Mariani.

DAILEY, Victoria & Steve Turner. DANISH POSTERS 1910-1940. Los Angeles: Turner Dailey, 1988. 8vo, 40pp, 8 posters illustrated in color & 38 in black-and-white & three photos of artists. Color-printed stiff wrappers. $15. ¶ The first book on the Danish poster, "a heretofore unwritten chapter in the history of poster design" (foreword), with an introductory historical essay putting the Danish poster in context with the poster traditions of other countries. Only edition, printed in a small edition.

(Design in Vienna) ART & DESIGN IN VIENNA: 1900-1930. (New York: La Boetie & Robert K. Brown, 1972. Sq 8vo, 21, 24 b&w illus. Ilus. wrappers, near fine. $20. ¶ First Edition, exhibition catalogue featuring Viennese furniture, ceramics, sculpture, and posters by Schiele, Kokoschka, and Kalvach.

DOOIJES, Dick & Pieter Brattinga. A HISTORY OF THE DUTCH POSTER  1890 - 1960. Amsterdam: Scheltema & Holkema, 1968. 4to, 154pp, 276 illus. Cloth. Very good copy in somewhat worn jacket. $50.

(Dudovich, Marcello). CUCI, Roberto. MARCELLO DUDOVICH, CARTELLONISTA 1878 - 1962. Presentazion di Decio Gioseffi. Con una Nota Aggiuntiva (le Originia del Manifesto Italiano). Trieste: Lint, 1979. 4to, xxxviii, 224pp + plates. Cloth, dust jacket. VEry good copy in Broadart. $250. ¶ Scarce monograph on the Italian printmaker and poster artist (1878 - 1962) whose prolific carreet spanned the first half of the twentieth century.

 

(English Posters). L'AFFICHE ANGLAISE. Les Années 90. 15 Juin - 25 Septembre 1972. Paris: Musée des Arts Decoratifs, (1972). 4to, apprx. 200 b/w and color text illus., photo-illus. wrappers, lettered in yellow, mild wear at extremities, a very good copy. $20. ¶ First Edition of this exhibition catalogue.

FEURE, Georges de. JEAN D'ARC. Color lithographic poster from Maitres de l'Affiche. Image 13 by 4-1/2 in. Framed. Paris, 1896.  $200. ¶ Commissioned by the variety store Astre et Soux a Carcassonne, De Feure transformed the saint into a femme fatale for this 1896 poster. Millman p.78.

FLEISSNER, Herbert. (ed.). KAUFT BUCHER! Verlagsplakate um die Jahrhundertwende. Vorwort von Frieder Mellinghoff.  (Dortmund): Harenberg,  (1982). 12mo, 120pp, 95 full-page plates, most in color. Red wrappers, color illus. vignette onlay, a fine copy. $15. ¶ First Edition of this brief illustrated work devoted to publisher's advertising posters. Die Bibliophilen Taschenbücher Band 347.

FRANCISCONO, Marcel.  THE MODERN DUTCH POSTER. The First Fifty Years 1890-1940.  Champaign-Urbana: Krannert Art Museum,  1987.  4to, 156pp including 102 color  plates. Stiff wrappers, nearly fine.  $20. ¶ The definitive work.

(French Lithography). LA LITHOGRAPHIE EN FRANCE DES ORIGINES A NOS JOURS. Paris: Fondation Nationale des Arts Graphiques et Plastiques, (1982). 4to, 246pp, 262 color and b/w plates, b/w text illus. Pictorial wrappers, light edge-wear, a very good copy. $25. ¶ First Edition of this exhibition catalogue.

(German Advertising). REKLAME. Freiwillige Versteigerung aus Verschiedenem Besitz... Bayreuth: Waltraud Boltz Kunstauktionshaus, 1982. 8vo, 104pp, over 1000 b/w and color illus. White wrappers, lettered in black with illus. vignette, occasional ink notations, top corners of some leaves turned-in, otherwise very good. $20. ¶ Catalogue for Auktion 74, September 24, 1982. Nearly 1200 late 19th- to mid 20th-century German posters, figurines, containers, mechanical devices, and other materials displaying advertisments are listed with (in nearly all cases) accompanying photo-illustrations. The first half of the catalogue is devoted solely to enamelled placards (emailschilder).

(German Posters). TRIENNALE '83. Die Besten Plakate der Jahre 1980-83. Essen: Deutsches Plakat Museum, 1984. 4to, 78pp, apprx. 200 (mostly color) illus. White wrappers, lettered in black, illus. vignette, mild soiling, very good. $15. ¶ First Edition of this exhibition catalogue.

(Grasset, Eugene). PLANTIN, Yves. GRASSET, Lausanne 1841 - Sceaux 1917. Paris: Yves Plantin & Francoise Blondel, (1980). 4to, (2), 126pp, b/w illus. throughout. Pictorial wrappers. Very good. $30. ¶ First Edition of this generously illustrated monograph, with an introduction by Alain Weill. Extracts from Grasset's contributions to the 1897 conference on Art Nouveau at the Union Centrale, along with his introduction to Verneuil's L'Animal dans la Decoration (1897) are reprinted at the rear.

Grohnert, Rene. ZEITZEIGER. Plakate aus zwei Jahrhunderten Essen: Deutsches Plakat Museum im Museum Folkwang, 2007 4to, 255pp, illus. throughout. Red wrappers. Fine copy in orig. shrink-wrap. $40.

HAMPEL, Johannes and Walter Grulich. POLITISCHE PLAKATE DER WELT. München: Bruckmann, (1971). Sq 8vo, 166pp, 175 b/w and color illus., including many full-page plates. Orange cloth, lettered in black, dust jacket, 1/4-inch tear at spine head, bottom corner bumped, otherwise a very good copy in good, chipped dj. $20. ¶ First Edition.

HIATT, Charles. PICTURE POSTERS. (East Ardsley): EP Publishing, 1976. 8vo, 368pp, frontispiece, apprx. 150 full-page b/w plates. Green leatherette, lettered in gilt, dust jacket, a fine copy in like dj. $22. ¶ Reprint of this substantial illustrated historical survey, first published at London by George Bell and Sons in 1895.

(HODLER, Ferdinand). FERDINAND HODLER UND DAS SCHWEIZER KUNSTLERPLAKAT  1890-1920. (Zürich: Kunstgewerbemuseum der Stadt, 1983). 8vo, 155pp, 275 illus., some in color. Color illus. wrappers, dust jacket. Slight bump at top outer corner, else fine in very good dj. $50. ¶ First Edition, scarce with dust jacket.

HOFMANN, Armin et al. THE BASEL SCHOOL OF DESIGN AND ITS PHILOSOPHY: The Armin Hofmann Years, 1946-1986. An Exhibition of Posters. Goldie Paley Gallery, 1986. Obl 8vo, 48pp, illus. title, 52 b/w illus. Pictorial wrappers, lettered in black and white, slight bumps at corners, otherwise nearly fine. $50. ¶ First Edition of this exhibition catalogue, with errata sheet laid-in.

HOHLWEIN, Ludwig - Frenzel, H.K., ed. LUDWIG HOHLWEIN. Compiled & Edited by Porfessor H.K. Frenzel. With an Introduction by Dr Walter F. Schubert. Translated by Herman George Scheffauer. Berlin: Phonix Illustrations, 1926. 4to, b73pp text + 223 plates. Turquoise cloth, backstrip gone $850.

(Hohlwein). SCHNEEGASS, Christian. LUDWIG HOHLWEIN. Plakate der Jahre 1906-1940 aus der Graphischen Sammlung der Staatsgalerie Stuttgart. Stuttgart: Staatsgalerie, 1985. 8vo, 135pp, illus. Printed wrappers. Fine. $150.

(Hungarian Art). L'ART 1900 EN HONGRIE. Petit Palais Décembrre 1976 - Février 1977. (Paris: Presses Artistiques, 1976). 8vo, unpaginated, approx. 100 illus., incl 8 in color. Illus. wrappers, very good. $22. ¶ Catalogue to the exhibition.

KAMAKURA, Yusaku, Ikko Tanaka, Koichi Sato (eds). WORLD GRAPHIC DESIGN NOW: Posters. Kodansha, 1988. 4to, 239pp, color plates throughout. Cloth, dust jacket.  $125. ¶ First in a six-volume series devoted to developments in graphic design. Text in English and Japanese.

KAUFFER, E. McKnight. Poster for American Airlines. MEXICO. Circa 1950s. Image measures apprx. 30 by 40 inches. Digital image available upon request. $750.

KAUFFER, E. McKnight. Poster for American Airlines. MEXICO. Circa 1950s. Image measures apprx. 27-1/2 by 40-1/2 inches. Digital image available upon request. $750.

(Kauffer, E. McKnight). HAWORTH-BOOTH, Mark.. E. McKNIGHT KAUFFER: A Designer and His Public. London: Gordon Grader, 1979. 4to, cloth, dust jacket. Very nice. $150. ¶ First Edition.

KIEHL, David W;  with essays by Phillip Dennis Cate, Nancy Findlay... AMERICAN ART POSTERS OF THE 1890s in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, including the Leonard A. Lauder Collection.  New York: Metropolitan Museum...., 1987. 4to, 199pp with 55 color plates & 290 illus. Cloth, dust jacket. Very nice copy in Broadart jacket. $125. ¶ With a long inscripiton by Leonard Lauder, together with a letter, to an art dealer. First printing.

LAVER, James. XIXth CENTURY FRENCH POSTERS.  London: Nicholson & Watson,  1944.  8vo, 18pp, 21 plates (4 in color). Cloth, dustjacket has some tears, endpapers with some foxing, very good.  $20. ¶ Good reference by a reliable and  insightful writer.

(Leupin, Herbert). AUSTELLUNG: Herbert Leupin Plakate. Essen: (Deutsches Plakat-Museum), 1972. Sm 4to, (10)pp, 29 full-page color plates (1 folding). Rose cloth-backed wrappers, lettered in white, a fine copy. $20. ¶ First Edition of this catalogue for the exhibition sponsored by the Deutsches Plakat-Museum. Sammlung Internationaler Plakatkunst 6.

(Loupot, Charles). CHARLES LOUPOT AFFICHISTE du Tableau au Decor de la Ville. Paris: Atelier d'Art Public, (1979). Sq. 4to, b/w illus. Wrappers. Very good. $30.

(Loupot, Charles). CHARLES LOUPOT. Paris: Musee de l' Affiche, [n.d. ca. (1979). 4to, b/w & a few color illus. Wrappers. Very good. $20.

(Maeght Editeur). MAEGHT EDITUER AFFICHES. Paris: Adrien Maeght, (1985). 8vo, 166pp, illus. throughout in color. Wrappers. Very good. $50.

MALHOTRA, Ruth; Christina Thon; & Heinz Spielmann. DAS FRUHE PLAKAT IN EUROPA UND DEN USA. Ein Bestandskatalog. I: Grossbritannien, Vereinigte Staaten von Nordamerika; II: Frankreich & Belgien; III: Deutschland. Berlin: Mann, 1973-80. 4 volumes, 4to, 226pp; 423pp, 506pp; 363pp, hundreds of plates with each work illustrated.cloth, dustjackets. Very good set. $750. ¶ A monumental reference work, arranged within each country by artist; each entry illustrated, many in color. Volume 1 covers British and American posters; Volume 2 covers French  posters, and Volumes 3 & 4 cover German posters.

(Mangold, Burkhard). BURKHARD MANGOLD 1873-1950. Zurich: Museum fur Gestaltung, 1984. Sq 8vo, 47pp, misc. color and b&w illus. Illus. wrappers, fine. $25. ¶ Catalogue to accompany the September 20 - November 11 1984 exhibition of Mangold's work.

MARGADANT, Bruno. DAS SCHWEIZER PLAKAT. THE SWISS POSTER 1900-1983. Basel: Birkhauser, 1983. 4to, 278pp, color plates throughout. Cloth, dust jacket designed by Wolfgang Weingart. Light wear to top of dj, otherwise fine in Broadart jacket. $85. ¶ Text in German, French and English.

MENEGAZZI, Luigi. IL MANIFESTO ITALIANO. Milan: Electa Editrice, 1995. 4to, 285pp, illustrated throughout, mainly in color.Cloth with dust jacket. Very good $145. ¶ Excellent survey of Italian posters and advertising art. Text in Italian

MOURLOT, Fernand. KUNST IM PLAKAT der Pariser Schule: Originalplakate von Braque, Chagall, Dufy, Léger, Matisse, Miró, Picasso. Paris: Andre Sauret, 1959. 4to, 249pp with 102 color plates. Cloth with dust jacket (in Brodart). Near fine copy. $1000. ¶ Illustrated catalogue of the work of the prolific French printer-lithographer Fernand Mourlot.

(Mucha, Alphonse). Mucha, Jiri, ed. THE GRAPHIC WORK OF ALPHONSE MUCHA. With an Introduction by Marina Henderson. London: Academy Editions/ NY: St. Martin's Press,  1973. 4to, 143pp, 40 color plates, b.w illus. throughout. Wrappers. Very good. $30. ¶ First wrappers edition.

(Mucha, Alphonse). RENNERT, Jack & Alain Weill. ALPHONSE MUCHA, Toutes les Affiches & Panneaux. Paris: Henri Veyrier, 1984. 4to, 450pp, fully illustrated. Cloth, dust jacket. Very good in broadart. $350. ¶ First Edition of the definitive work on the master of art nouveau.

MULLER-BROCKMAN, Josef & Karl Wobmann. FOTOPLAKATE von den Angange bis sur Gegenwart. Stuttgart: AT Verlag Aaura, 1989. 4to, 238pp, color & b/w plates. Cloth, dust jacket. Fine copy in like dj (portected in Brodart). $60.

MULLER-BROCKMANN, Josef. HISTORY OF THE POSTER. Geschichte des Plakates: Histoire de l' Affiche. Zurich: ABC Verlag, 1971. Square 4to, edges of boards slightly worn, otherwise very good. $200. ¶ First Edition. Text in English, German, & French.

(Nineteenth-Century Posters). L'AFFICHOMANIE. Collectionneurs d'Affiches. Affiches de Collection 1880 -1900. Paris: Musée de l'Affiche, (1980). Obl 8vo, 157 b/w and color illus. White wrappers, lettered in black, illus. vignette, mild soiling, very good. $25. ¶ First Edition of this exhibition catalogue. Roger Braun's 1908 Bibliographie et Iconographie de l'Affiche Illustrée is reprinted at the rear.

OHCHI, Hiroshi. THE POSTER from Lautrec to the Present. [Japan, ca 1980]. 4to, bolor & b/w plates. Black cloth. Very good copy in tattered jacket. $50. ¶ English title, but text in Japanese.

PENFIELD, Edward  (introduction). POSTERS IN MINIATURE. New York: Russell, 1896. 8vo, (256)pp, unpaginated, all bearing illustrations of posters. Original decorated yellow cloth, spine shelf darkened, wear at spine extremes, soiled, hinges professionally repaired, otherwise very good.  $175. ¶ First Edition of this early American work on poster art, including numerous American, as well as the better known English and European, artists. Cf. Bolton p.120.

PICASSO, Pablo. PABLO PICASSO PLAKATE 1923 - 1973. Deutscher Tashenbuch, 1981. 8vo, 616pp, with 529 illustrations. Wrappers. Very good. $50. ¶ Handy guide to Picasso's poster designs.

(Picasso, Pablo). COSTANTINO, Maria. PICASSO AFFICHES. PML Editions, (1992). 4to, 112pp, illus. throughout. Cloth, dust jacket. Very good copy in Brodart. $50.

PICASSO, Pablo - Joseph K. Foster. THE POSTERS OF PICASSO. New Englarged Edition... New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1964. 4to, 34pp, 48 plates. Cloth, a few nicks to dust jacket. Very good, with Brodart. $45.

PORZIO, Domenico. LITHOGRAPHY, 200 Years of Art, History, & Technique... translated from the Italian by Geoffrey Culverwell. New York: Abrams, (1983). 4to, 280pp, 284 illus, including 96 color. Cloth, fine in dust jacket.  $25. ¶ The best study of the historical and aesthetic development of lithography, with glossary, biographies, and bibliography; essays by Jean Adhemar, Jacqueline Armingeat, Michel Melot, Fernand Mourlot, and Alain Weill.

(Poster Catalogue). FIRST EDITIONS AND PICTORIAL POSTERS. New York: Gabriel Engel, [ca. 1940]. 16mo, 16pp. Title wrappers. Fine copy. $45. ¶ Catalogue No.5.

(Poster Catalogue). FIRST EDITIONS. Some Choice Groups and a Check-List of PICTORIAL POSTERS OF THE NINETIES IN AMERICA. New York: Gabriel Engel, [ca. 1940]. 16mo, 32pp, illus. throughout. Title wrappers. Fine copy. $50. ¶ Catalogue VI.

(Poster Conference). VIe BIENNALE INTERNATIONALE DE L'AFFICHE. Varsovie 1976/VI MIEDZYNARODOWE BIENNALE PLAKATU... Varsovie: l'Association Polonaise des Arts Plastiques, 1976. Obl 8vo, over 900, mostly b/w illus. Wrappers, creased, spine worn, a good, clean copy. $20. ¶ Illustrating over 900 posters, this exhibition catalogue is a fabulous resource of mid-1970's graphic design. With a listing of prize-winners from the previous five biennales. Text in French and Polish.

(Poster Exhibition). CATALOGUE DE L'EXPOSITION D'AFFICHES ARTISTIQUES, Francaises & Etrangeres, Modernes & Rétrospectives, qui a eu Lieu au Cirque de Reims, du Samedi 7 au Mardi 17 Novembre 1896... (Paris: Union Centrale des Arts Décoratifs), (1980). Narrow 4to, illus. wrappers, very good. $40. ¶ Facsimile reprint, limited to 1000 copies. Describes 1690 posters from around the world, with portraits of 48 principal artists, and bibliography.

(Posters). L'AFFICHE EN WALLONIE. A Travers les Collections du Musée de la Vie Wallonne. (Paris: Ministére de la Communauté Française, [1980]. Sq 8vo, 245pp, color and b&w illus. throughout. Illus. wrappers, mild wear, otherwise fine. $30. ¶ Catalogue of the collection of Belgian poster art from Belle Epoque through post-WWII, with artists' biographies.

(Posters). BELLE EPOQUE A L'AFFICHE 1885-1914. Strasbourg: Musées de Strasbourg, 1981. Obl 8vo, 111pp, 12 full-page color plates, b/w text illus. throughout. Illus. wrappers, a very good, clean copy. $20. ¶ First Edition of this exhibition catalogue.

(Posters). 100 JAAR BEKIJKS/100 YEARS IN REVIEW. A Selection From the Poster-Collection of the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam. Amsterdam: Stedelijk Museum, 1983. 4to, 56pp, misc. color and b&w illus. Illus. wrappers, very good. $15. ¶ Catalogue to the exhibition.

(Posters). AFFICHISTES DE QUALITE. Ville de Fontenay-sous-Bois: Affaires Culturelles Municipales, (1992). 4to, (18)pp, misc. b&w illus. Printed wrappers, mild soiling, 1 tiny closed tear at edge, otherwise tight, crisp, near fine.  $22. ¶ Catalogue to the exhibition. Features work by Claude Baillargeon, Roman Cieslewicz, Jean Widmer, Sylvie and Joél Jupin, etc.

(Posters). CENT ANS D'AFFICHES DANS LE MONDE. Paris: Bibliothèque Nationale, 1972. 8vo, unpaginated, 43 b&w , 5 color plates, Illus. wrappers,  a few mild stains, otherwise near fine. $16. ¶ Exhibition catalogue lists 180 international posters.

(Posters). FRANZOSISCHE MEISTERPLAKATE UM 1900. Aus der Sammlung der Folkwangschule für Gestaltung. Essen: Villa Hügel, 1968. 8vo, 136pp, over 200 b&w illus. Illus. wrappers, manuscript title at spine, very good. $20. ¶ Exhibition catalogue.

(Posters). PLAKATE IN MUNCHEN 1840-1940. Eine dokumentation zu Geschichte und Wesen des Plakats in München aus den Beständen der Plakatsammlung des Münchner Stadtmuseums. München: Stadtmuseum, 1978. 8vo, 261pp, 205 b&w illus. Illus. wrappers, 1-inch marginal tear at front cover, otherwise nearly fine. $30. ¶ Veränderte Auflage, as rare as the first editon.

(Posters). POSTERS OF THE SALON DES CENT. Margot Flatau, 1977. 8vo, wrappers. Very good. $20.

(Posters). THE POSTER. Vol III No XV. [N.p.: n.p.], September, 1899. 8vo, iv(ads), 3-46, v-viii(ads)pp, 3 chromolithographic plates, approx. 75 illustrations. Orig. colored wrappers, spine perforated for binding. Front wrapper detached, otherwise very good. $80. ¶ Attractive issue of this decorative journal, including chromolithographic plates by Stephen Reid, the Beggarstaff Brothers, and Anger, the last of whom also designed the cover. Not in Ulrich & Küp.

(Posters). IMAGES OF AN ERA: THE AMERICAN POSTER 1945-75. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution, 1975 4to, 36pp, 257 color plates, additional illus. Orig. decorative wrappers, very good. $25. ¶ A beautiful gathering of American posters by Ben Shahn, Milton Glaser, Claes Oldenburg, Jasper Johns, Frank Stella, Roy Lichtenstein, Jim Dine, Robert Rauschenberg, Faith Ringgold, and many others to celebrate the Bicentennial year 1976.

(Posters). HISTORICAL SURVEY OF POSTERS. Graphic Design of the World 2. Japan: Kodansha, [ca. 1980s]. 4to, 223pp, color illus. throughout. Boards, orig. slipcase. Very nice copy. $100.

(Posters - Swiss). 50 YEARS OF SWISS POSTERS 1941-1990, 50 Jahre Schweizer Plakate ausgezeichnet vom Eidgenössischen Departement des Innern, 50 anni Cartelloni Svizzeri premiati dal Dipartimento federale dell'interno, 50 ans Affiches Suisse. Geneva: Swizz Poster Advertising Compnay, 1991. 4to, White cloth, red dust jacket. Very nice copy in Brodarted jacket. $150. ¶ First Edition of a splendid display.

(Psychedelic Art). CONKLIN, Lee. SUPER SESSION MIKE BLOOMFIELD, AL KOOPER & FRIENDS. ITS A BEAUTIFUL DAY & LOADING ZONE. Thur. Fri  Sat., Sept 26, 27, 28. (San Francisco; Bill Graham, 1968). 7 x 4-5/8 in. handbill on heavy stock in yellow, deep purple, teal green w/red border, mild crease at lower rt corner and wee nick at edge, otherwise fine. $50. ¶ Original handbill (not a photo-reprint) with Fillmore West promo announcements on rear, to Bill Graham #138, handbill.

RADEMACHER, Hellmut. L'AFFICHE EN ALLEMAGNE et Ses Maitres. Edition Leipzig, 1965. 4to, 137pp, color & b/w plates throughout. Cloth, very good copy in dust jacket. $35.

RADEMACHER, Hellmut. L'AFFICHE EN ALLEMAGNE et Ses Maitres. Edition Leipzig, 1965. 4to, 137pp, color & b/w plates throughout. Cloth, very good copy in dust jacket. $35.

RADEMACHER, Hellmut. DAS DEUTSCHE PLAKAT von Anfangen bis sur Gegenwart. VEB Verlag der Kunst, 1965. 4to, 307pp, illustrated in color & b/w. Red cloth. Very good but for some owner's notes on endpapers.  $45.

 

RENNERT, Jack. TIMELESS IMAGES 1820 - 1936. Japan: tan Museum of Art, 1985. 4to, 196pp, illus. throughout. Cloth stamped in silver. Very good. $25.

RICKARDS, Maurice.  POSTERS OF THE NINETEEN-TWENTIES.  New York: Walker,  1968.  8vo, 72pp, 32 plates, 4 in color. Boards, dustjacket, fine. $20.

ROTH, Richard. WERBENDE GRAPHIK. München 12. Mai bis 25. Juni 1967. (München: Staatl. Museum für Angewandte Kunst, 1967). 8vo, (6), 35 b&w illus. Wrappers, very good. $20. ¶ First Edition.

ROUARD-SNOWMAN, Margo. GRAPHISME ET MUSEES. (Paris): Editions de la Réunion de Musées Nationaux, (1993). 4to, 192pp, several hundred, mostly color illus. throughout. Red cloth, lettered in gilt, dust jacket, fine in like dj. $25. ¶ First French Edition of this study focusing on museum exhibition posters from around the world.

SAILER, Anton. DAS PLAKAT. Geschichte, Stil und Gezielter Einsatz eines Unentbehrlichen Werbemittels. Munchen: Verlag Karl Thiemig, (1965). Sm 4to, 207pp, b/w and color illus. throughout (including many full-page plates), Illus. boards, mildly scuffed and soiled, otherwise a nearly fine copy. $20. ¶ Second edition.

(Savignac). SAVIGNAC Au Musée de l'Affiche du 10 Février au 30 Avril 1982. Paris: Musée de L'Affiche, 1982. 8vo, 64pp, 100 b&w and color illus. Illus. wrappers, lt soiling, otherwise near fine. $22. ¶ Catalogue to the exhibition.

(Sem). SEM. Collections du Musée Carnavalet. Paris: Musée Carnavalet, 1979. 8vo, 36pp, 40 b&w illus. Illus. wrappers, mild edgewear, otherwise tight, unread, fine. $25. ¶ Catalogue to the exhibition of the French cartoonist/caricaturist.

(Sloan). MORSE, Peter. JOHN SLOANE'S PRINTS. A Catalogue Raisonné of the Etchings, Lithographs, and Posters. With a Foreword by Jacob Kainen. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1969. Folio, x, (1), 406pp, near 400 b/w illus. Red buckram, gilt lettered, dust jacket, fine in near fine price-clipped dj with a bit of wear to extremities. $100. ¶ First Trade Edition of the catalogue of the Ash Can school printmaker.

STEELE, H. Thomas; Jim Heimann; & Rod Dyer. LICK 'EM, STICK 'EM. THE LOST ART OF POSTER STAMPS New York: Abbeville Press, 1989. 4to, 96pp. Illustrated boards. Fine. $25. ¶ First Edition, with the sheet of stamps laid in. Poster stamps, created primarily as an advertising medium, were popular in the early years of the 20th century.

(Steinlen, Théophile-Alexandre). LE BEL HERITAGE: Th. A Steinlen, Rétrospective 1885-1922. Montreuil: (Musée d'Histoire Vivante), 1987. Obl 8vo, 191pp, frontispiece, several hundred color and b/w illus., including many full-page plates. White wrappers, lettered in black, illus. vignette, 1/2-inch tear at fore-edge upper wrapper, otherwise a nearly fine copy. $35. ¶ First Edition of this exhibition catalogue listing 484 works.

(Stricker, Fifo). FIFO STRICKER... Austellung 17 November - 31 Dezember, 1983. (Basel): Art Connection, 1983. 4to, 87pp, 77 b/w and color plates. White wrappers, lettered in black, illus. vignette, a very good, clean copy. $20. ¶ First Edition of this exhibition catalogue.

(Student Revolution May 1968). LES AFFICHES DE MAI 68, ou L'Imagination Graphique. Paris: Bibliotheque Nationale, 1968. 8vo, 70pp, illustrated. Wrappers. Very good. $45. ¶ A survery of posters from the student revolution of May, 1968.

(Surfing). BEACH PARTY. [Los Angeles]: American International Pictures, 1963. 22 x 28 3/4in. full color original poster, matted in acid-free rag board, handsomely framed, Dutch Film Commission stamp to upper rt, Commission label to lower rt, otherwise fine. $500. ¶ The original poster for the classic Frankie Avalon-Annette Funicello movie, the first in the genre of Southern California beach/surfing films which spawned many sequels and imitators. "It's What Happpens When 10,000 Kids Meet On 5,000 Beach Blankets;" nine months later a movie is born. Funicllo (Dee Dee) and Avalon (Frankie) were the Fred Astair and Ginger Rogers of the surf culture.

(Swiss Poster Art). SWISS POSTER ART. The Best Posters of the Years 1941-1965 with the Certificate of Honour of the Federal Department of the Interior.  Schweizer Plakathunst: Die Besten Plakate des Jahre...  Art de l'Affiche en Suisse: Les Meilleures Affiches de... Zurich: Verlag des Visualis, (1968). 4to, color illus. throughout. Boards. Some tape stains to enpapers from glassine jacket, a little soiled, internally very nice. $75. ¶ Text in German, French, & English.

(Swiss Posters). SWISS POSTERS OF THE YEAR 1985. SCHWEIZER PLAKATE DES JAHRES. AFFICHES SUISSES DE L'ANNEE. CARTELLONI SVIZZERI DELL ANNO. (Zurich: Swiss Poster Company, 1985). 4to, (12)pp, 34 color and b&w illus. Printed wrappers, mild wear, near fine. $22. ¶ Text in German, French, Italian and English.

(Swiss posters). OBJETS - REALISMES. Affiches Suisses 1905-1950. Paris: Bibliothèque Forney, 1982. Obl 8vo, 95pp, frontispiece, 103 b/w and color illus. White wrappers, lettered in red with illus. vignette, mild soiling at wrappers, nearly fine. $20. ¶ First Edition of this exhibition catalogue.

(Tobacco Posters). TABAGIES. Exposition d'Affiches Présentées par le Musée des Arts Décoratifs et le S.E.I.T.A. (Paris: Imprimé par Lecram-Servant), [n.d., ca. 1980]. Obl 8vo, 10 color plates, 12 b/w text illus. Orig. illus. wrappers, spine tearing, else nearly fine. $20. ¶ Exhibition catalogue listing 94 tobacco-themed posters, chiefly from the late 19th-century. With an introduction by Alain Weill.

(Toulouse - Lautrec, Henri de). Julien, Edouard (introduction). THE POSTERS OF TOULOUSE - LAUTREC. Boston: Boston Book & Art Shop, 1966. Sm. folio, 97pp, 32 full-page color plates. Grey cloth, fine copy in good dust jacket with tears at corners, in Brodart. $75. ¶ First American Edition, translated from the French by Daphne Woodward, designed and compiled by Andre Sauret, with the reproductions of the original lithographs printed by Mourlot in Paris. Freitag 9552.

(Toulouse - Lautrec, Henri de). Julien, Edouard (introduction). LES AFFICHES DE TOULOUSE - LAUTREC. Monte Carlo: Andre Sauret, 1950. Sm. folio, 101pp with 32 color plates. Color wrappers. Very nice copy. $250. ¶ First Edition, the lithographic illustrations printed by Fernand Mourlot.

(Toulouse-Lautrec). TOULOUSE-LAUTREC BOOK COVERS AND BROCHURES. (Cambridge): Harvard College Library, 1972. 8vo, 63pp, 24 b&w plates. Illus. wrappers, very good.  $20. ¶ First Edition.

TOULOUSE-LAUTREC, Henri - Gotz Adriani. TOULOUSE-LAUTREC, Das Gesamte Graphische Werk. Der Katalog im Anhang entstand in Zusammenarbeit mit Wolfgang Wittrock. Koln: DuMont Buchverlag, (1976). 8vo, 283pp illustrated thoughout. Wrappers. Very good. $15. ¶ iIlustrated catalogue raisonne of Lautrec's graphic work.

(Vallotton). THE GRAPHIC ART OF FELIX VALLOTTON.  Los Angeles: Grunwald Graphics Arts Found/ U.C.L.A., 1972. 4to,  (23), (10)pp, frontispiece, 14 b&w hors-text plates. Blind stamped wrappers, near fine. $35. ¶ Catalogue to the traveling exhibition.

WEILL, Alain. AFFICHES ET ART PUBLICITAIRE. 7500 résultats de ventes aux enchères Paris: Editions Mayer, 1987. 4to,368pp, illus. throughout. Cloth. Very good. $100. ¶ A price guide to some 7500 posters

WEMBER, Paul.  DIE JUGEND DER PLAKATE 1887-1917.  Krefeld: Scherpe, [n.d., ca. 1975]. Square 8vo, 342pp, hundreds of plates, many in color. Wrappers showing edge wear, one gathering loose. Good. $30. ¶ Includes biographies of artists. Many of the plates reproduce very rare posters; one of the best poster reference works, and scarce.   

WREDE, Stuart. THE MODERN POSTER. New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1988. 4to, 263pp, 301 color illus. Wrappers. Very good copy. $25.

WUNDRICH, Hermann. DAS PLAKET ALS WERBEMITTEL UND KUNSTPRODUKT. (Dusseldorf: Monumental - und Plakatreklame, 1979). 8vo, 99pp, 45 illus. Printed wrappers, fine in very good dj.  $20. ¶ Celebrates fifty years of German publicity and advertisiing posters.

ZUR WESTEN, Walter von. REKLAMEKUNST... mit 161 zum Teil farbigen Abbildungen. Bielefeld und Leipzig: Verlag von Velhagen & Klasing, 1903. 8vo, (8), 148pp. b/w illus. and full-page color plates throughout, 1 tipped-in embossed plate. Publ. two-tone limp cloth, decor. in gilt., t.e.g. Edges rubbed, old bookseller ticket verso front cover. Very good, clean copy. $50. ¶ First Edition of this finely produced and generously illustrated monograph on the history of advertising posters. From the series: Sammlung illustrierter Monographien herausgegeben in Verbindung mit Anderen von Hanns von Zobeltitz 13. Reklamekunst. Text in German.