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It Is : A Magazine for Abstract Art
  • periodical
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 27 x 23 cm.
  • 80 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

It Is : A Magazine for Abstract Art

No. 3 (Winter - Spring 1959)

P.G. Pavia, Hubert Crehan, Sidney Geist, Allen Ginsberg, Elaine de Kooning, Merle Marsicano, Mercedes Matter, George McNeil, John Stephan, May Natalie Tabak, Paul Brach, Kenneth Campbell, Enrico Donati, John Grillo, Hans Hoffman, Landis Lewitin, Robert Motherwell, Theodoros Stamos, George Sugarman, Fritz Bultman, Alfred Duhrssen, Ibram Lassaw, Kyle Morris, Georgine Oeri, Stefan Achilles, Peter Agostini, Alice Baber, Paul Brach, Fritz Bultman, Kenneth Campbell, Herbert Crehan, Nasso Daphnis, Enrico Donati, Helen Frankenthaler, John Ferren, Sam Francis, Jane Freilichter, Sidney Geist, Michael Goldberg, Adolph Gottlieb, John Grillo, Philip Guston, Grace Hartigan, Hans Hoffmann, Paul Jenkins, Matsumi Kanemitsu, Fredrick Kiesler, William de Kooning, Landis Lewitin, William Littlefield, Michael Loew, Corrado Marca-Relli, Nicholas Marsicano, Mercedes Matter, George McNeil, Robert Motherwell, Kyle Morris, Felix Pasilis, Ad Reinhardt, Milton Resnick, Ludwig Sander, Abram Schlamowitz, David Smith, Raymond Spillinger, Theodoros Stamos, Joseph Stephanelli, John Stephan, George Sugarman

Issue number three of six issues published between 1958 and 1965. Edited by P.G. Pavia. Essays "A Little Room for Feeling," by Hubert Crehan; "Face Front," by Sidney Geist; "Abstraction in Poetry," by Allen Ginsberg; "Editor of a Hearsay Panel," by Elaine de Kooning; "Thoughts on the Dance," by Merle Marsicano; "Drawing," by Mercedes Matter; "Spontaneity," by George McNeil; "Manifesto-In-Progress III," by P. ... [details]

$125.00
Condition:  Good. Covers lightly soiled and aged with impression near top right corner. Contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 27716]
December Invitational Annual II
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 43 x 27.7 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

December Invitational Annual II

Poster published in conjunction with the second "December Invitational Annual" featuring paintings, sculpture, colleges, and drawings previewing Saturday, December 6, [1959] at Area Gallery, Brata Gallery, Camino Gallery, Fleischman Gallery, James Gallery, March Gallery, Tanager Gallery, Phoenix Gallery, and Nonagon Gallery. [details]

$450.00
Condition:  Good / Very Good. Folded in four, pencil notation at bottom "1959," light handling marks and 4.5 loose area at top bottom left vertical edge.
[Object # 27642]
The Living Theatre Presents William Carlos Williams' Many Loves
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • color
  • 22.5 x 48.3 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Living Theatre Presents William Carlos Williams' Many Loves

William Carlos Williams, Julian Beck, Nicola Cernovich, William Callan, Melvin Clay, Dorothy Dill, Ronald Durling, Eileen Fulton, Lawrence Kornfeld, Rudd Lowry, Judith Malina, Frank Maguire, George Miller, Phyllis Nelson, Murray Paskin, Henry Proach, Alan Rossett, Barbara Winchester, Sally Wylan, Garrick Beck

Poster for opening of William Carlos Williams' "Many Loves" held on December 21, [1959]. Additionally lists forth-coming productions "The Family of Abraham" by Paul Goodman, "Tonight We Improvise" by Luigi Pirandello, "The Connection" by Jack Gelber, and "If Five Years Pass" by Federico García Lorca. [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Very Good. Folded in four, light handling marks and edge wear.
[Object # 26512]
Avant-Garde Films
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • color
  • 21.3 x 30 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Avant-Garde Films

Willard Maas, Stan Brakhage, Marie Menken, Charles Boultenhouse, Ben Moore

Single sided flyer, mini-poster promoting showings of "Geography of the Body," "Desist Film," "Mechanics of Love," and "Noguchi" at The Living Room Theatre. America's leading experimental film-makers personally introducing their own works including Willard Maas, Stan Brakhage, Marie Menken, Charles Boultenhouse, and Ben Moore. [details]

$150.00
Condition:  Good. Folded once in half, light handling marks, mild soiling to the right edge of recto.
[Object # 26399]
The Connection
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white & color
  • 30.5 x 21.6 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Connection

Judith Malina, Julian Beck, Jack Gelber, Freddie Redd, Jackie Mclean

Flyer / poster announcement published in conjunction with "The Connection," a play with Jazz by Jack Gelby featuring the Freddie Redd Quartet with Jackie Mclean produced in [1959]. Directed by Judith Malina and designed by Julian Beck. [details]

$200.00
Condition:  Good. Folded in six. Light edge wear and rubbing of verso. 2 mm. of soiling to recto.
[Object # 25602]
The Poetry Center will Present Miss Sylvia Beach of Shakespeare and Company in a Talk
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • monochrome
  • 14.5 x 10.1 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and numbered

The Poetry Center will Present Miss Sylvia Beach of Shakespeare and Company in a Talk "The American and French of the Twenties Meet in the Rue de L'Odeon"

Sylvia Beach

Double sided postcard / announcement published in conjunction with talk by Sylvia Beach founder of Shakespeare and Company, Paris, "The American and French of the Twenties Meet in the Rue de L'Odeon" held at The Poetry Center, New York, November 1, [1959]. [details]

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Edward Avedisian Paintings
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 21.3 x 18.6 cm (folded) ; 21.3 x 21.2 cm. (unfolded)
  • [4] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Edward Avedisian Paintings

Edward Avedisian

Single fold announcement published in conjunction with show held March 31 - April 19, [1959]. [details]

$200.00
Condition:  Good. Unmailed copy. Folded in two as issued, then folded again in four (eight fold marks total). Light handling wear and rubbing, including light indentation marks, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 25245]
The Living Theatre : Repertory 1959
  • ephemera
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 22.8 x 15.2 cm.
  • [20] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Living Theatre : Repertory 1959

Antonin Artaud, Paul Goodman, Julian Beck, Merce Cunningham, William Carlos Williams, Jack Gelber, Judith Malina

Program for three plays produced during the 1959 season at the Living Theatre. "The Connection," by Jack Gelber, directed by Judith Malina; "The Cave at Machpelah" by Paul Goodman, directed and designed by Julian Beck with dances by Merce Cunningham ; and "Many Loves" by William Carlos Williams, directed and designed by Julian Beck. ... [details]

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The Living Theatre Presents : One Act Plays by Frank O'Hara, Paul Goodman, Kenneth Koch
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 27.8 x 21.5 cm.
  • [3] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Living Theatre Presents : One Act Plays by Frank O'Hara, Paul Goodman, Kenneth Koch

Frank O'Hara, Paul Goodman, Kenneth Koch, James Waring, John Herbert McDowell, Norman Bluhm, Nicola Cernevich, Remy Charlip, Diane Di Prima, Lawrence Kornfeld, Timothy LaFarge, Jerome Raphel, Glenn Lewis, Nicola Cernovich, Virgil Thomson

Staple bound program published in conjunction with a night of performances of one act plays held December 28, 1959. Plays included "Love's labor, an eclogue," written by Frank O'hara, directed by James Waring, music by John herbert McDowell, set by Norman Bluhm, lighting by Nicola Cernevich, costume supervision by Remy Charlip, and assistant director Diane di Primo; "A Theory of Comedy," written by Paul Goodman, directed and designed by Lawrence Kornfeld, dances by Timothy LaFarge, Lighting by Jerome Raphel, Piano by Glenn Lewis; and "Bertha," written by Kenneth Koch, directed by Nicola Cernovich, music by Virgil Thomson, costumes and setting by Remy Charlip. [details]

$200.00
Condition:  Very Good. Three staple bound pages with light handling wear, folded in three, with moderate yellowing to verso from age.
[Object # 24950]
Marcel Duchamp
  • catalogue raisonné
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white
  • 32 x 24 cm.
  • 192 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Marcel Duchamp

Marcel Duchamp, Robert Lebel, André Breton, H.P. Roché

Reprint of the 1959 monograph / catalogue raisonné of Marcel Duchamp's work. Text contributions by Robert Lebel, André Breton, Duchamp and H.P. Roché. "Since this book was first published in 1959, Marcel Duchamp's characteristic aloofness from the world of art has not helped him avoid international fame and honors. ... [details]

New York / Paris, NY / France: Paragraphic Books / Trianon Press,
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$35.00
Condition:  Fair / Good. Four areas of soiling to title page and end sheets originating from non acid free scotch tape used on protective plastic covers each stain measuring approximately 6 x 3.5 cm. Staining carries over to foreword page. Light yellowing of page edges from age. Light pencil mark on page 8. Bumping to lower right corner and rubbing of cover edges. Includes slipped in calling card from Rodica-Elena Muth.
[Object # 25012]
objects: 50