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Q: AND BABIES? A: AND BABIES

Lucy R. Lippard on artists, art workers, institutions, and the collision between moral obligations and financing the presentation and acquisition of artworks.

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The Theatre Circle Presents a Talk by Dorothy Parker on Hollywood by One Who Will Never Return There
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 14 x 8.2 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Theatre Circle Presents a Talk by Dorothy Parker on Hollywood by One Who Will Never Return There

Dorothy Parker

Double sided postcard / announcement published in conjunction with a talk by Dorothy Parker on Hollywood, held at Circle-In-The-Square, New York, May 10, 1953. [details]

$350.00
Condition:  Very Good. Mailed copy with mailing marks and wear. 1.6 cm. crease to bottom right corner, 6 mm. bumping of left side edge and additional wear to corners. 4 mm., 1 mm., and 8 mm. areas of staining to recto. Otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 37212]
Picasso
  • monograph
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white & color
  • 29.8 x 23.9 cm. (text) ; 29.9 x 24 cm. (colorplates) ; 32 x 24.7 (folder)
  • [4] pp. (text) ; 6 pp. (colorplates) + folder
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Picasso

Pablo Picasso

Monograph on the work of Pablo Picasso featuring an uncredited text about the artist, a brief biography up until 1953, and six full color plates. [details]

New York, NY: Skira Inc.,
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$5.00
Condition:  Fair / Good. Moderate wear to folder edges including numerous small tears and loss to edges , corners, and spine. Light disocoloation of text and verso of color plates. Includes all six color plates. Sold "as-is."
[Object # 27805]
The Drawings of Charles E. Burchfield
  • exhibition catalogue
  • illustrated wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 22.9 x 15.2 cm.
  • [44] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Drawings of Charles E. Burchfield

Charles Burchfield, Leona E. Prasse, Louise S. Richards

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with the first show of Burchfield's drawings, co-sponsored by The Print Club of Cleveland and The Cleveland Museum of Art and held at The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, November 4 - December 31, 1953. ... [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Fine. Covers and contents clean and unmarked as issued.
[Object # 38766]
The Theatre Circle Presents : Muriel Rahn in
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 12.6 x 8.3 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Theatre Circle Presents : Muriel Rahn in "The Barrier" by Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes, Muriel Rahn, Paul Elmer, Edward Wellman, Charlotte Holloman, Laurence Watson, Jan Meyerowitz

Double sided postcard / announcement published in conjunction with a performance of "The Barrier," an American opera in two acts by Langston Hughes with music by Jan Meyerowitz and starring Muriel Rahn, held at Circle-In-The-Square, New York, March 8-9, [1953]. ... [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Very Good. Mailed copy with mailing marks and wear, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 37211]
The Theatre Circle Presents : Tennessee Williams'
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 14 x 8.2 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Theatre Circle Presents : Tennessee Williams' "Auto-Da-Fe," Archibald MacLeish's "The Trojan Horse" and Kurt Weill's "Down in the Valley"

Tennessee Williams, Archibald MacLeish, Kurt Weill, Herbert Machiz, Arthur Miller

Double sided postcard / announcement published in conjunction with the New York premier of Tennessee Williams' "Auto-Da-Fe" and Archibald MacLeish's "The Trojan Horse" as well as performances of Kurt Weill's "Down in the Valley," directed by Herbert Machiz, held February 15-16, [1953] as well as a play (unnamed) by Arthur Miller performed February, 22, [1953]. [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Good / Very Good. Mailed copy with mailing marks and wear. Light edge-wear, 1 cm. creasing of card, and rubbing of corners otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 37213]
Circle-In-The-Square Presents Truman Capotes'
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • monochrome
  • 14 x 8.8 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Circle-In-The-Square Presents Truman Capotes' "The Grass Harp"

Truman Capotes, Jose Quintero

Flyer promoting opening night of Truman Capotes' "The Grass Harp" directed by Jose Quintero on Monday, April 27, [1953]. [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Fair / Good. Folded in half, .3 cm. fold at bottom left corner, small 1.7 cm. tear at bottom, light handling marks and edge wear.
[Object # 26570]
Paul Klee : Pedagogical Sketchbook
  • artists' book
  • cloth boards with dust jacket
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white
  • 23.5 x 18.3 cm.
  • 64 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Paul Klee : Pedagogical Sketchbook

[First Edition]

Paul Klee, Sibyl Moholy-Nagy

English translation and reissue of Paul Klee's "Pedagogical Sketchbook," an illustrated textbook of design from a unique perspective originally published in 1925 for the Bauhaus. Introduction and translation by Sibyl Moholy-Nagy. ... [details]

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The Theatre Circle Presents : A Talk By Arthur Miller
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 13.8 x 8.3 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Theatre Circle Presents : A Talk By Arthur Miller

Arthur Miller, Don Roscher, Muriel Rahn, Kimon Friar

Double sided postcard / announcement published in conjunction with talk by Arthur Miller held at Circle-In-The-Square, New York, February 22, [1953]. Also advertises a radio program by Kimon Friar and upcoming events featuring Don Roscher and Muriel Rahn. [details]

$200.00
Condition:  Good. Mailed copy with mailing marks and wear including light bumping of corners, a 3.5 cm. dog-ear to lower right corner, and two 4 mm. tears to upper edge.
[Object # 25252]
Fables and Other Little Tales
  • fiction / literature
  • wrappers with dust jacket
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 24 x 16 cm.
  • 131 pp.
  • edition size 450
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Fables and Other Little Tales

Kenneth Patchen

A book of short stories by Kenneth Patchen. [details]

Highlands, NC: Jargon Six,
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  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 20.5 x 15 cm.
  • [20] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Merce Cunningham and Dance Company [ Tuesday, December 29 1953 through Sunday, January 3, 1954 ]

Merce Cunningham, John Cage, David Tutor, Rachel Rosenthal

Program catalogue for performances by the Merce Cunningahm and Dance Company held Tuesday, December 29 1953 through Sunday, January 3, 1954. Contains complete documentation of eight performances held at The Theater de Lys, 121 Christopher Street, New York. ... [details]

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