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Minneapolis: Federal Schools, Inc., 1930. large 4to. stapled, stiff paper wrappers. 67 pages. Part twelve of a correspondence course for commercial artists: Methods of reproduction and the constraints which a chosen method of reproduction may impose on the designer or illustrator. Inserted is a sheet showing drawings in different stages of reproduction. With test questions and assignments. Cover soiled, irregularly browned. READ MORE about COMMERCIAL DESIGNING, REPRODUCTION OF ILLUSTRATION
Price: $10.00 Order nr. 50774
Reprinted from the 1813 and 1816 Editions with an Introduction and Notes by Michael Twyman.
London: Printing Historical Society, 1976. 8vo. cloth. xxiv, (ii), 24 (8 pages of plates), 28, xxv-xl pages. Reprinted from the 1813 and 1816 Editions with an Introduction and Notes by Michael Twyman. Important study. With the bookplate and pencil signature of Gavin Bridson. READ MORE about HENRY BANKES'S TREATISE ON LITHOGRAPHY
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 97957
Worcester, Massachusetts: American Antiquarian Society, 2013. 8.5 x 10 inches. paperback. 128 pages. À la Mode Française: La Lithographie aux Estats-Unis, 1820-1860 from the American Antiquarian Society features five essays from Georgia B. Barnhill, Lauren B. Hewes, Catherine Wilcox-Titus, Marie-Stéphanie Delamaire, and Helena E. Wright that explore several topics of interest to scholars of American print publishing. Together, the essays examine the impact of French lithographic practice on the American lithographic industry and American visual..... READ MORE about À LA MODE FRANÇAISE: LA LITHOGRAPHIE AUX ESTATS-UNIS, 1820-1860
Price: $25.00 Order nr. 118846
Frankfurt am Main: Polygraph Verlag, (1958). 8vo. cloth. 526 pages. First edition. An illustrated lexicon of terms related to graphic priocesses such as photography, lithography, offset printing, etc. Includes some fold-out diagrams. A thorough and detailed reference source. In German. Ex-library copy with label removed from spine and ink stamp on title page. READ MORE about LEXICON FÜR DAS GRAPHISCHE GEWERBE
Price: $45.00 Order nr. 62594
Nouv. édition, revue, corrigée, augmentée, et ornée de vingt lithographies.
Paris: Chez Leonce Laget, 1978. thick small 8vo. cloth. (iv), xxxvi, 304 pages. Nouv. édition, revue, corrigée, augmentée, et ornée de vingt lithographies. Photo-facsimile re-publication in 500 copies of the Paris, Roret, 1839 edition (See Twyman, Lithography 1800-1850, p.264; Bigmore & Wyman I,80). Six plates. Issued as part of the series entitled Encyclopédie-Roret. With the bookplate and pencil signature of Gavin Bridson. READ MORE about NOUVEAU MANUEL COMPLET, THÉORIQUE ET PRATIQUE, DU DESSINATEUR ET DE L'IMPRIMEUR LITHOGRAPHE
Price: $125.00 Order nr. 98706
San Luis Obispo, CA: Graphic Communication Institute at Cal Poly, 2017. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 95 pages. Pioneers of Modern Offset Lithography presents short biographies of 57 people who helped, from during the early 1940s to the mid-1990s "modern era", shape the technologies of today's dominant printing process - offset lithography. This book is a companion to Mike Bruno's History of Printing in the 20th Century. Mike, who was known as "Mr. Lithography", probably did..... READ MORE about PIONEERS OF MODERN OFFSET LITHOGRAPHY
Price: $14.95 Order nr. 131553
London: Harrison & Sons Ltd., 1928. 8vo. printed paper wrapper bound in cloth-backed pamphlet binder. pages 59-66. Reprinted from "The Photographic Journal', Volume LXVIII, February 1928. Illustrated with six figures showing examples of different types of printing on different types of paper apparently under a microscope. With the bookplate and pencil signature of Gavin Bridson. READ MORE about THE PRINCIPLES OF PHOTO-ENGRAVING
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 98436
Ilford, Essex: Ilford Limited, (1966). 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. xvii+(i), 473+(1) pages. An Ilford Graphic Arts manual. Overview of photolithography, including its history. The bulk of the text is instructional. Preface by the author. Black and white illustrations. Two appendices, addendum, bibliography and index. Dust jacket faded and slightly torn at edges. READ MORE about ILFORD GRAPHIC ARTS MANUAL VOLUME 2. PHOTOLITHOGRAPHY
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 109598
Eine Arbeitsbeschreibung mit Angaben der Fehlerquellen und Rezeptvorschriften. Volume 12.
Halle (Saale): Veb Wilhelm Knapp, 1953. 8vo. quarter cloth, paper-covered boards. viii, 154, (6) pages. Eine Arbeitsbeschreibung mit Angaben der Fehlerquellen und Rezeptvorschriften. Volume 12. Written in German. Volume 12 of "Der Grafische Betrieb Wissen und Praxis". With a foreword, introduction, and index of topics. With 44 black-and-white illustrations throughout, as well as six pages of advertisements. A description of the work of offset lithography, with information about the sources of trouble and prescriptions for..... READ MORE about HANDBUCH DER OFFSETKOPIE
Price: $12.50 Order nr. 100667
New & Improved Edition. Volume II
Edinburgh: William and Robert Chambers, 1842. large 8vo. half-calf. cloth, protective modern dust jacket with paper spine label. [ii], 800 pages. New & Improved Edition. Volume II. Volume two only.Contains No. 90: Printing-Engraving-Lithography, pp. 625-640. Illustrated. Worn and boards faded, pages tanning, scattered foxing. Signature "Sedgwick," on front pastedown. HInges reparied. With the bookplate of Gavin Bridson. READ MORE about CHAMBERS'S INFORMATION FOR THE PEOPLE
Price: $75.00 Order nr. 98569
Londres: W.H. Allen, 1836. 4to. publisher's blind stamped cloth. x, (6), lxxx, 214 pages, 5 lithographs, (2) with errata. First edition of the French translation done by Sarah Davids. A grammar of the Turkish language with a preliminary discourse and Ottoman Turkish excerpts with translations. In the discourse, Davids (1811-1832) argues that the Turks are a separate, honorable, and intelligent race with a beautiful and complex language. Davids' writings were translated into Turkish in 1851..... READ MORE about GRAMMAIRE TURKE: PRÉCÉDÉE D'UN DISCOURS PRÉLIMINAIRE SUR LA LANGUE ET LA LITTÉRATURE DES...
Price: $650.00 Order nr. 75647
Le Peintre-Graveur Illustré. Volume XXVIII. The graphic works of nineteenth and twentieth century artists. An illustrated catalog.
New York: Collectors Editions Ltd. Da Capo Press, 1969. 4to. cloth. not paginated. Le Peintre-Graveur Illustré. Volume XXVIII. The graphic works of nineteenth and twentieth century artists. An illustrated catalog. This is the unabridged and authorized republication of the 1926 Paris edition. Oeuvre Lithographie de Honoré Daumier. Troisième Section. There is very little text, just a few lines under each illustration. Most of the illustrations are one per page, but some have three. Plates #3243-3685..... READ MORE about DAUMIER
Price: $100.00 Order nr. 94217
Le Peintre-Graveur Illustré. Volume VI. The graphic works of nineteenth and twentieth century artists. An illustrated catalog.
New York: Collectors Editions Ltd., 1968. 4to. cloth. not paginated. Le Peintre-Graveur Illustré. Volume VI. The graphic works of nineteenth and twentieth century artists. An illustrated catalog. This is the unabridged and authorized re-publication of the 1910 Paris edition. Four artists are in this volume: François Rude - one plate, A.L. Barye - thirteen plates, J.B. Carpeaux - thirteen plates, and Auguste Rodin - seventeen plates. There is a short essay about each. A little..... READ MORE about RUDE BARYE CARPEAUX RODIN
Price: $85.00 Order nr. 94219
Neenah (WI): Kimberly-Clark Co., n.d. small 8vo. stapled, stiff paper wrappers. 24 pages. Guide for art directors et al. Ettenberg discusses selection of artwork, engraving requirements, etc. for letterpress. Eckerstrom explains processing of artwork for offset. Probably late 50's. READ MORE about HOW TO PREPARE ARTWORK FOR LETTERPRESS, FOR LITHOGRAPHY
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 51428
New York: The Grolier Club, 2003. 6 x 8 inches. paperback. 39 pages. This exhibition catalogue is a sampling of works from prolific artist James McNeill Whistler found in the collection of Martin Hutner. The works are divided into sections including paintings, watercolors, pastels, etchings, original illustrations, the peacock room, novels, plays, and more. The catalogue was designed by Jerry Kelly and includes a frontispiece portrait of Whistler. READ MORE about WHISTLERIANA: WORKS BY AND ABOUT JAMES MCNEILL WHISTLER FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARTIN HUTNER
Price: $10.00 save 20% $8.00 Order nr. 106648
New York: The Grolier Club, 1996. 6 x 9 inches. paperback. 14 pages. This catalogue was created to accompany the exhibition held at the Grolier Club from March 5 to May 11, 1996. The exhibition celebrated the 200th anniversary of the invention of lithography and was curated by Colta Ives. The items on display were on loan from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The catalogue, containing one full-page illustration, was designed by Jerry..... READ MORE about LITHOGRAPHY'S FACES: THE FIRST GENERATION
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Washington: Printing Industry of America, 1954. 4to. pamphlet holder. (ii), 73, 104 pages. Second edition. Typescript of this work. READ MORE about GRAPHIC ARTS DICTIONARY, LITHOGRAPHIC TERMS
Price: $45.00 Order nr. 30410
Stockholm: Litografiska Anstalt, 1923. 4to. quarter vellum, paper-covered boards. (14), 169, (3) pages, with 44 additional leaves of plates. A festschrift, limited to 600 copies, for A. Lagrelius, and signed by him under his portrait. Contains five articles: An historical survey of reproduction of illustrations in Sweden, photographic methods, 3-color photography and printing, Swedish cartography in the last half century, and the reproduction of illustrations and modern man. Forty-four plates (mostly of the works of..... READ MORE about BILDREPRODUKTIONEN I SVERIGE FRAN BORJAN AV NITTONDE ARHUNDRADET
Price: $65.00 Order nr. 51246
New York: Lithographic Technical Foundation, Inc, (1962). small 8vo. sewn, stiff paper wrappers. (iv), 99, (3) pages. Reprint of the revised edition. History, offsetprinting, photomechanical processes and platemaking, inks, color separation & correction, composition, copy preparation, etc. Illustrations. Index. Minor cover rubbing. READ MORE about SURVEY OF LITHOGRAPHY
Price: $10.00 Order nr. 58604
Paris: Ch. Lorilleux & Cie. 1896. 4to. modern quarter calf, marbled paper-covered boards. xxiv, 358 pages. Twenty-eight plates, some in color, and many illustrations in the text. Originally published in 12 parts; here bound together. Some internal spotting. Contains information regarding the history of lithography, chromolithography, photogravure, and zincography. Illustrations focus on both art work reproductions and handwritten documents and manuscripts. READ MORE about LA LITHOGRAPHIE FRANÇAISE DE 1796 À 1896 ET LES ARTS QUI S'Y RATTACHENT; MANUEL PRATIQUE...
Price: $1,250.00 Order nr. 99477
London: William Heinemann Ltd., (1953). 4to. cloth, dust jacket. lxii pages and 125 plates including 13 in color. First edition. Jacket slightly chipped. READ MORE about 150 YEARS OF ARTISTS' LITHOGRAPHS, 1803-1953
Price: $10.00 Order nr. 34786
Chicago: The Graphic Arts Publishing Co., 1937. 8vo. cloth. (xvi), 292 pages. First edition. A handy reference of modern photolithographic methods. Illustrated and indexed. Written with the assistance of Harry Keusch. well-preserved. READ MORE about PHOTOLITHOGRAPHY & OFFSET PRINTING, A REFERENCE MANUAL OF MODERN PROCEDURE
Price: $35.00 Order nr. 74148
London: Netherclift and Durlacher, Lithographic Artists and Printers, 1855. folio. original cloth. (102) sheets (each as a leaf or as two pages). Facsimiles of several lines to several pages of autograph letters and other examples of writing by sixty-one historical figures, mostly copied from documents in the British Museum. Transcriptions on lighter paper alternate with facsimiles on heavier stock, with the transcription(s) on the left-hand side and the facsimile(s) on the right. Printing is generally..... READ MORE about THE AUTOGRAPH MISCELLANY OF AUTOGRAPH LETTERS, INTERESTING DOCUMENTS, ETC., EXECUTED IN...
Price: $200.00 Order nr. 55180
(Praha): Prazské Nakladatelstvi v. Polácka, 1948. small 8vo. quarter cloth, decorated paper-covered boards. 222 pages in addition to (18) leaves of plates tipped in, (32) pages of plates, (16) pages. Published in celebration of the 150th anniversary of the invention of lithography and the 40th anniversary of offset printing. Wide-ranging color and black-and-white plates, including part of a doughnut box, showing mainly Czech examples. Many drawings of tools and machinery. READ MORE about LITOGRAFIE A OFSET
Price: $45.00 Order nr. 74363