Category: Art - How To


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Approaches to Drawing

By: Hofer, Philip, Jacob Bean & Gabor Peterdi

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, The Drawing Society: 1963

Seller ID: 43218

Pages slightly yellowed; Paperback. 69 pp. B&W illustrations. 3 lectures presented by the Drawing Society at the Metropolitan Museum of Art; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 69 pages View more info

The Classical Figure

By: Holme, Bryan (Ed. )

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, Studio Publications: 1943

Seller ID: 44835

In edgeworn/slightly foxed & tanned DJ, top edge foxed; Red cloth hardback. B&W illustrations with color frontispeice. Examples of the human figure in painting, sculpture & drawing; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Die Technik Im Lichte Der Karikatur: Eine Analytische Studie

By: Klima, Anton

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Pressburg, Buchdruckerei Adolf Alkalay: 1913

Seller ID: 43495

Covers edgeworn/faded with some loss to spine, pages slightly yellowed; In German. Paperback. B&W illustrations. Guide to drawing caricature; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 135 pages View more info

The Miniature Defined

By: Lister, Raymond

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Golden Head Press: 1963

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 45346

Signed. Stiff card wraps. 20 pp. + 6 B&W plates. Study of minature paintings. Limited edition (No. 166 of 275 copies) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 20 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Silhouettes: An Introduction to Their History and to the Art of Cutting and Painting Them

By: Lister, Raymond, Foreword by Simon Lissim

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons: 1953

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 43956

In lightly edgeworn/rubbed DJ ; Signed/inscribed to Simon Lissim, writer of Foreword. Blue cloth hardback. B&W illustrations. Biblio, index ; small 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xii + 76 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Print Collector: an Introduction to the Knowledge Necessary for Forming a Collection of Ancient Prints. with an Appendix Containing Fielding's Treatise on the Practice of Engraving.

By: Maberly, J. and Robert Hoe Jr. [editor/annotator/bibliography]

Price: $70.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1880

Seller ID: 51881

Front hinge cracked, binding mildly edgeworn, pages slightly age-toned ; Hardback (brown leather spine & tips/marbled boards). B&W plates. Appendix, bibliography ; 8vo; viii + 336 pages View more info

Aquarellmalerei: Eine Anleitung Fur Theorie Und Praxis

By: Nockher, Ferninand

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Ravensburg, Otto Maier: 1950

Seller ID: 44946

Pages yellowed, date uncertain (ca 1950) , ink stamp on last page ; In German. Paperback. Color plates. Instruction for watercolor painting. Translated "WATERCOLOR PAINTING: A MANUAL FOR THEORY AND PRACTICE"; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 96 pages View more info

Herb Olsen's Guide to Watercolor Landscape

By: Olsen, Herb

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Reinhold Publishing Corp.: 1965

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 44975

In edgeworn/tape-repaired DJ, previous owner's name/date penned on front pastedown, top outside corner bumped ; Signed/inscribed by author. Tan cloth hardback. Color & B&W illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Introducing Monoprints

By: Palmer, Frederick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Drake Publishers: 1975

Seller ID: 46234

In VG DJ; Gray hardback binding. B&W illustrations. Guide to producing art monoprints ; 96 pages View more info

From Color to Inexistent Color

By: Pedrosa, Israel (translated From The Portuguese by Richard J. Spock)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Rio, Brazil, Leo Christiano Editorial: 1995

Seller ID: 43447

In lightly edgeworn DJ, small scuff mark on front free endpaper, foxing to title page ; Cream hardback binding. Color & B&W illustrations. Study of the use of color in art. 1st edition in English ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 220 pages View more info

The Art of Fresco Painting: Pure Technique & Actual Renaissance

By: St. Hubert, R. La Montagne

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Frederick Fairchild Sherman: 1924

Seller ID: 45887

Covers mildly edgeworn/age-toned, 3" split to top of spine, pages yellowed, frontispiece detached but present, rear free endpaper missing ; Paperback. B&W plates, index. Series of lectures at the American School of Fine Arts, Palais de Fontainbleau ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 75 pages View more info

Professional Airbrushing

By: Stimpson, Tom

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Secaucus, NJ, Wellfleet Press: 1990

Seller ID: 22596

Tan cloth hardback. 144 pp. Color illusts. Airbrushing how-to; 4to; 144 pages View more info

The Technique of Oil Painting: A Discussion of Traditional Oil Techniques for Use by the Contemporary Painter

By: Taubes, Frederic

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Co: 1941

Seller ID: 42258

DJ mildly edgeworn, DJ spine faded; Tan buckrum cloth hardback. B&W plates, color frontispiece. Index ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxiv + 99 pages View more info

Painting Principles & Practices

By: Tracy, Bartlett

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Asheville, NC, The Inland Press: 1967

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 42346

Light stains/fading to covers, front cover slightly dogeared, author's ink stamp on title page; Signed by author. Paperback. B&W illustrations. Brochure promoting author laid in ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 129 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Selling Art to the Community Or, Applying the Principles of Publicity to the Department of School Art

By: Wadsworth, Beula Mary

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Worcester, MA, Davis Press: 1929

Seller ID: 43052

Covers mildly scuffed, name penned on last page ; Paperback. B&W illustrations, color frontispiece ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 63 pages View more info

Elementary Mechnical Drawing Theory and Practice with Chapters on Geometrical Drawing, Mensuration, Reproduction of Drawings: a Text-Book for Technical, Secondary, Trade and Vocational Schools

By: Weick, Charles William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill: 1915

Edition: Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 42843

No DJ, pages slightly yellowed, name penned on front free endpaper ; Brown cloth hardback. B&W illustrations, blueprint with overlay. Index ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; x + 250 pages View more info