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Important 19th and 20th Century Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

public auctions: 

Impressionist and Modern Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture 

Collection of the Edgardo Acosta Gallery Ltd 

Contemporary Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

Published by: Sotheby Parke Bernet, Los Angeles, CA, 1974.

Softback is overall in VERY GOOD+ condition.

  • Volume displays minor overall aging and wear.
  • Dark blue covers feature gilt lettering, and show moderate overall fading, more to perimeters. (not visible in photos)
  • Wraps exhibit some edgewear with slight creasing of upper corner on front.
  • Spine features gilt text, and is sunned.
  • Binding is secure.
  • Illustration plates are well preserved, and show minimal aging.
  • Interior shows little age-toning.
  • Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks. 
  • Ephemera is gently toned and free of any writing.
  • Textblock edges display minor foxing and rare occasional smudges.
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • SC20181220
Pages not numbered. Approx. 410 pages. 8.25 x 7.75 inches.

The exhibition catalog that was followed by the Sotheby's public auctions. Featuring works by the most renowned artists of the time periods mentioned, the catalog sums up the artistic heritage of both centuries. It includes works by Duchamp, Ruscha and Vuillard, as well as many other Impressionist, Modernist and Contemporary artists.

Includes a price list from the auction. Includes a typed letter by Edgardo Acosta, with a reproduced signature, announcing the auction. Lavishly illustrated with captioned reproductions of artworks, both in B&W and full-color.

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Modified Item: No
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
Binding: Softcover Wraps
Region: North America
Original/Facsimile: Original
Language: English
Special Attributes: Illustrated
Subject: Art & Photography
Topic: Fine Arts: Catalogs Exhibitions
Place of Publication: Los Angeles CA
Publisher: Sotheby Parke Bernet
Year Printed: 1974
Author: Various
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