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LAWRENCE WEINER (1942 - 2021)


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Lawrence Weiner.

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Gerhard Richter : Forty Years of Painting
  • exhibition catalogue
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • color
  • 25.5 x 21 cm.
  • 336 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 189102439X / 0870703587

Gerhard Richter : Forty Years of Painting

[Paperback]

Gerhard Richter, Robert Storr

Large-scale exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held February 14 - May 21, 2002. Traveled to Art Institute of Chicago, June 22 - September 15, 2002; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, October 11, 2020 - January 14, 2003; and Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC, February 20 - May 18, 2003. ... [details]

$50.00
Condition:  Very Good. Very light cover wear. Contents clean and unmarked. Due to large size and weight additional shipping charges will be required for international orders.
[Object # 37929]
Art After Modernism : Rethinking Representation
  • critical theory
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white
  • 25 x 18 cm.
  • 461 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 0879236329

Art After Modernism : Rethinking Representation

[Paperback Edition / Second Printing]

Marcia Tucker, Brian Wallis, Kathy Acker, Roland Barthes, Jean Baudrillard, Walter Benjamin, Jorge Luis Borges, Benjamin H.D. Buchloh, Jonathan Crary, Douglas Crimp, Hal Foster, Michel Foucault, J. Hoberman, Robert Hughes, Fredric Jameson, Mary Kelly, Rosalind Krauss, Donald Kuspit, Thomas Lawson, Kate Linker, Lucy R. Lippard, Laura Mulvey, Craig Owens, Constance Penley, Martha Rosler, Abigail Solomon-Godeau, Barbara Kruger, Louise Lawler

Critical anthology of writing on modernism edited by Brian Wallis and foreword by Marcia Tucker. Includes essays by Kathy Acker, Roland Barthes, Jean Baudrillard, Walter Benjamin, Jorge Luis Borges, Benjamin H. ... [details]

$10.00
Condition:  Good. Covers worn. Contents clean and unmarred. Due to size and weight additional shipping will be required for international orders.
[Object # 37928]
Who Chicago? : An Exhibition of Contemporary Imagists
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 20.5 x 21.5 cm.
  • 216 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 0904461653

Who Chicago? : An Exhibition of Contemporary Imagists

[Paperback]

Victor Musgrave, Dennis Adrian, Russell Bowman, Roger Brown, James Falconer, Art Green, Philip Hanson, Gladys Nilsson, Jim Nutt, Ed Paschke, Christina Ramberg, Suellen Rocca, Barbara Rossi, H.C. Westermann, Karl Wirsum, Joseph Yoakum, Ray Yoshida, The Hairy Who

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held at the Camden Arts Centre (with historical introduction at Serpentine Gallery), London, December 10, 1980 - January 25, 1981; the Ceolfrith Gallery, Sunderland Arts Centre, Sunderland, February 16 - March 14, 1981; the Third Eye Centre, Glasgow, March 21 - April 30, 1981; the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, May - June 1981; and the Ulster Museum, Belfast, July - August, 1981. ... [details]

$50.00
Condition:  Used
$849.00
Condition:  Collectible
Issue : Social Strategies by Women Artists
  • exhibition catalogue
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white
  • 29.5 x 21 cm.
  • [unpaginated]
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 090526309X

Issue : Social Strategies by Women Artists

Lucy R. Lippard, Margaret Harrison, Suzanne Lacy, Leslie Labowitz, Nicole Croiset, Nil Yalter, Sue Richardson, Monica Ross, Kate Walker, Margaret Harrison, Candace Hill-Montgomery, Jenny Holzer, Alexis Hunter, Maria Karras, Mary Kelly, Margia Kramer, Loraine Leeson, Beverly Naidus, Adrian Piper, Martha Rosler, Miriam Sharon, Bonnie Sherk (the Farm), Nancy Spero, May Stevens, Mierle Laderman Ukeles, Marie Yates

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held November 14 - December 21, 1980. Text by Lucy Lippard and Margaret Harrison. Publication incorporates artists' projects by Suzanne Lacy, Leslie Labowitz, Nicole Croiset, Nil Yalter, Sue Richardson, Monica Ross, Kate Walker, Margaret Harrison, Candace Hill-Montgomery, Jenny Holzer, Alexis Hunter, Maria Karras, Mary Kelly, Margia Kramer, Loraine Leeson, Beverly Naidus, Adrian Piper, Martha Rosler, Miriam Sharon, Bonnie Sherk (the Farm), Nancy Spero, May Stevens, Mierle Laderman Ukeles, and Marie Yates. ... [details]

London, United Kingdom: Institute of Contemporary Arts,
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$350.00
Condition:  Good. Covers worn and mild edge wear. Pages are mildly wavy. Some ink underlining to introductory pages of publication and ink notations on last free inside page.
[Object # 37927]
Protest the Festival of the Vultures / Demonstrate Against the Billionaires 'Diamond Ball
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 35.5 x 21.6 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Protest the Festival of the Vultures / Demonstrate Against the Billionaires 'Diamond Ball" at the Plaza Hotel / Free the Political Prisoners / End Government Repression / Stop the War Against Vietnam / Bring the Troops Home Now

John Cronick, Dave Axel

Two-sided flyer calling for a demonstration to protest the Diamond Ball held at the Plaza Hotel in New York on January 24, 1968. The verso includes calls to "Free the Political Prisoners," "End Government Repression," "Stop the War Against Vietnam," and "Bring the Troops Home Now. ... [details]

New York, NY: n.p.,
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$350.00
Condition:  Very Good. Fold marks from having been folded in eight. Light rubbing along fold lines, light edge-wear including a 3 mm. and three 1 mm. tears to flyer edge.
[Object # 36231]
Dan Flavin : Retrospective
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • accordion
  • black-and-white
  • 92 x 10.1 cm. (unfolded)
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Dan Flavin : Retrospective

Dan Flavin

Announcement / invitation published in conjunction with the opening of "Dan Flavin : Retrospective" held at The Jewish Museum, January 20, 1970. Exhibition was held January 21 - March 1, 1970. Announcement, designed by Arnold Saks, is printed with a 36 x 4 inch template of a fluorescent lamp tube. ... [details]

New York, NY: Jewish Museum,
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$350.00
Condition:  Fine. Clean and unmarked as issued.
[Object # 23573]
You Don't Have to be Vietnamese to Smell a Rat. Come Crown King Dick!
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 43 x 28 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

You Don't Have to be Vietnamese to Smell a Rat. Come Crown King Dick!

Youth International Party

Poster promoting an anti-Richard Nixon protest held on January 20, [1973] in Washington, DC. Poster depicts Nixon as a blood-thirsty rat. A copy of this poster is in the collection of the Library of Congress, documented as call number POS - US . ... [details]

$350.00
Condition:  Fair. Folded into four, mild handling marks and edge wear, discoloration on top half of poster, top right corner folded 2 x .5 cm. This is the original printing, not a contemporary reprint.
[Object # 26370]
Handwritten Letter from Fred Klein to Otto Hetterscheid and Inscribed Monograph
  • monograph
  • illustrated wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 2 vol.: vol. 1: 8.8 x 17.8 cm. (letter) + 9.3 x 18.4 cm. (envelope); vol. 2: 18.5 x 16.1 cm. (monograph)
  • 2 vol. : vol. 1 : [2] pp. (letter) + envelope; vol . 2: 129 pp. (monograph)
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Handwritten Letter from Fred Klein to Otto Hetterscheid and Inscribed Monograph "Klein : Collection 'Peintres, Nos Amis'"

Fred Klein, Sadi de Gorter, Otto Hetterscheid

Monograph on the work of painter Fred Klein—father of Yves Klein—written by Sadi de Gorter. Includes a biography of the artist. Texts in French. Inscribed in blue ink by Klein to fellow artist Otto Hetterscheid in Dutch and dated January 1967. ... [details]

$350.00
Condition:  Good. Significant rubbing of covers and cover edges of monograph with light rubbing of endpapers and signed and inscribed in blue pen by Klein. Hand addressed mailed envelope with mailing marks and mailing wear, otherwise Fine.
[Object # 37534]
Pier 52 / New York City / On the Hudson [ Day's End / aka : Day's Passing ]
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 8.6 x 14.2 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Pier 52 / New York City / On the Hudson [ Day's End / aka : Day's Passing ]

Gordon Matta-Clark

Postcard / announcement published in conjunction with opening of Gordon Matta-Clark's site specific installation Day's End [aka : Day's Passing ]at Pier 52, New York, held August 27, 1975. Text only printed on postage prepaid postcard. ... [details]

$950.00
Condition:  Fine. Unsent card, pristine, clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24800]
Press Release for Cy Twombly's Exhibition
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 27.9 x 21.5 cm.
  • [3] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Press Release for Cy Twombly's Exhibition "Fifty Days at Iliam" at Heiner Friedrich, Inc.

Cy Twombly

Press release for Cy Twombly's exhibition "Fifty Days at Iliam" at Heiner Friedrich, Inc. held November 18, 1978 - January 20, 1979. Includes a bare bones diagram of the layout of the exhibition. [details]

$150.00
Condition:  Good. Folded in three. Moderate foxing and yellowing to edges of pages, light soiling of pages and handling wear, and bumping of corners.
[Object # 24698]
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