GRAPH BOOKS: PRINTED MATTER FROM RADICAL ART AND SOCIAL MOVEMENTS.
FEMINIST HISTORIANS OF MATERIAL CULTURE.

L’Art Décoratif pour Tous.

Léon Ruffe, Ed, 1902-1904

Fine and near complete run of the rare dec arts serial with more than 130 chromolithographic and pochoir pls, tog. with a bound copy.

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Fine and near complete run of the rare dec arts serial with more than 130 chromolithographic and pochoir pls, tog. with a bound copy.



The Secrets of Beauty

Helena Rubinstein, Inc., ca. 1927

Unrecorded trade cat. with images of Rubinstein's NYC salons showing her African, American, and Oceanic art collections.

The Secrets of Beautyclose


Unrecorded trade cat. with images of Rubinstein's NYC salons showing her African, American, and Oceanic art collections.



Promotional Album for Art-Deco Advertising Vehicles

Publicité Automobile Routière Lumineuse Animée Sonore [PARLAS], [1932-1939]

Photographs depicting futuristic "camion publicitaire" promoting stores and theaters, some during road cycling events.

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Photographs depicting futuristic "camion publicitaire" promoting stores and theaters, some during road cycling events.



La Dattilografa: Canzone a ballo

G. Rocchi-Burlamacchi,

Otherwise unrecorded social satire sheet music.

La Dattilografa: Canzone a balloclose


Otherwise unrecorded social satire sheet music.



Collection of National Shortwave Radio Station QSL Cards

1950-1965

Fascinating collection combining midcentury graphic design and national iconography

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Fascinating collection combining midcentury graphic design and national iconography



Skema. Mensile fotografico d’attualità. (All published).

1969-1974

Complete run of a rare photographic serial covering urgent political, social, environmental, and economic issues during the 'anni di piombo.'

Skema. Mensile fotografico d’attualità. (All published).close


Complete run of a rare photographic serial covering urgent political, social, environmental, and economic issues during the 'anni di piombo.'



Twenty-One Egyptian and Syrian Tourist Guides, Pamphlets, and Ephemera

ca. 1958

Twenty-One Egyptian and Syrian Tourist Guides, Pamphlets, and Ephemeraclose






Rays of Sunlight from South America

Alexander Gardner [and Henry De Witt Moulton], 1865

(Transnationalism) Monumental photographic album incl. 32 rare views of guano production and Chinese prisoner-laborers on the Chincha Islands.

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(Transnationalism) Monumental photographic album incl. 32 rare views of guano production and Chinese prisoner-laborers on the Chincha Islands.



Nineteen Press Photographs of Havana Riots, President Céspedes, and La Pentarquía

1933

Images of the violence that marked the end of the Machado regime, the brief Céspedes presidency, and the establishment of the Pentarchy.

Nineteen Press Photographs of Havana Riots, President Céspedes, and La Pentarquíaclose


Images of the violence that marked the end of the Machado regime, the brief Céspedes presidency, and the establishment of the Pentarchy.



Para las Madres ...

Departamento de Salubridad, México, 1939

Public health propaganda incl. the "certificado pre-nupcial" exam promoted by the Mexican Eugenics Society.

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Public health propaganda incl. the "certificado pre-nupcial" exam promoted by the Mexican Eugenics Society.



El Paraíso de los Dulces Mexicanos

Galeria Universitaria Aristos, [1968]

Scarce Mexican Pop Art exhibition catalogue.

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Scarce Mexican Pop Art exhibition catalogue.



Atlas de las Nubes para el Servicio meteorológico de la República Mexicana

Manuel E. Pastrana, 1906

First Mexican cloud atlas, richly illustrated with 65 collotype plates, most color.

Atlas de las Nubes para el Servicio meteorológico de la República Mexicanaclose


First Mexican cloud atlas, richly illustrated with 65 collotype plates, most color.



El Ĉina fotografia arto: kompilita de la redakcio de “Ĉina Fotografio.”

1963

Propagandistic anthology of Chinese photography, published by the Chinese Esperanto Association.

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Propagandistic anthology of Chinese photography, published by the Chinese Esperanto Association.



Grand Torneo Internazionale di Lotte Feminili al Salone Margherita

1912

Promo for women's wrestling tournament, Rome.

Grand Torneo Internazionale di Lotte Feminili al Salone Margheritaclose


Promo for women's wrestling tournament, Rome.



Sous la jupe: illustré

G. Maindouce, ca. 1933-1935

Detourned fetish photography from Studio Biederer and Diana-Slip (Brassaï, Kertesz, and Schall, et al.).

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Detourned fetish photography from Studio Biederer and Diana-Slip (Brassaï, Kertesz, and Schall, et al.).



Radioactivo: Poderoso Fertilizador y Estimulante Para La Vegetación

Banco del Radium [Banque du Radium, Paris]. , [1915]

Unrecorded advertisement for the Parisian Banque du Radium, associated with Marie Curie's lab.

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Unrecorded advertisement for the Parisian Banque du Radium, associated with Marie Curie's lab.



En La Ruta De La Amistad. México 68: Programa cultural de la XIX Olimpiada

Comité Organizador de los Juegos de la XIX Olimpiada, 1968

Uncommon exh. cat. for the Olympic public sculpture projects

En La Ruta De La Amistad. México 68: Programa cultural de la XIX Olimpiadaclose


Uncommon exh. cat. for the Olympic public sculpture projects



Rauschenberg: Selections

Robert Rauschenberg, [1968]

Experimental "collage" catalogue essay in an early and uncommon catalogue.

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Experimental "collage" catalogue essay in an early and uncommon catalogue.



Aire. No. 1 (Junio 1937) through No. 4 (Primavera 1938) (all published)

1937-1938

A highlight of Spanish Civil War print culture, rare complete.

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A highlight of Spanish Civil War print culture, rare complete.



Collection of 31 photographs of Chilean modern dance pioneer Andrée Haas

ca. 1930-1940

Vintage photos of the founder of Chile's first modern dance program.

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Vintage photos of the founder of Chile's first modern dance program.



Çayir Yapraklari (Leaves of Grass)

Walt Whitman (Trans. Suat Tașer), 1951

Avant-garde typography and experimental book design in the first Turkish translation of Walt Whitman. Signed.

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Avant-garde typography and experimental book design in the first Turkish translation of Walt Whitman. Signed.



COLLECTION OF PROPAGANDA PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE SECCIÓN FEMENINA

ca. 1941

40 photographs of the women's wing of the Spanish fascist movement, most taken by the Nazi propaganda service SS-PK

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40 photographs of the women's wing of the Spanish fascist movement, most taken by the Nazi propaganda service SS-PK



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