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

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.'



Group of Black LGBTQ+ Club Ephemera, San Francisco

ca. 1970-1973

Scarce documentation of social spaces for transgender people of color in the 1970s.

Group of Black LGBTQ+ Club Ephemera, San Franciscoclose


Scarce documentation of social spaces for transgender people of color in the 1970s.



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.



75 Photographs of the Aftermath of the Mexico City Earthquake

1985

Amateur photography of Mexico's era-defining event, subject to a governmental media blackout

75 Photographs of the Aftermath of the Mexico City Earthquakeclose


Amateur photography of Mexico's era-defining event, subject to a governmental media blackout



Six Photographs of Prostitution, Mexico City

Los Hermanos Mayos, 195[0]

Anarcho-syndicalist pioneers of street photography in the Spanish Second Republic and later, in exile in Mexico City.

Six Photographs of Prostitution, Mexico Cityclose


Anarcho-syndicalist pioneers of street photography in the Spanish Second Republic and later, in exile in Mexico City.



25 Photographs

Héctor García, ca. 1956-1966

Rare vintage prints by the quintessential photographer of Mexico City.

25 Photographsclose


Rare vintage prints by the quintessential photographer of Mexico City.



Agro: La Mejor Revista del Campo. Año I, No. 5.

1955

Single issue of a rare serial distributed to "campesinos [y] agricultores ..."

Agro: La Mejor Revista del Campo. Año I, No. 5.close


Single issue of a rare serial distributed to "campesinos [y] agricultores ..."



Mitos y Leyendas de Teotihuacan [...]

Departamento del Distrito Federal [México], Dirección General de Acción Cívica, 1935

Bilingual program for a musical theater event in the Teotihuacan archeological zone.

Mitos y Leyendas de Teotihuacan [...]close


Bilingual program for a musical theater event in the Teotihuacan archeological zone.



Primer Salon Nacional de la Estampa

[Alfredo Guati Rojo] , 1972

Unrecorded? catalogue for a new printmaking salon at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes.

Primer Salon Nacional de la Estampaclose


Unrecorded? catalogue for a new printmaking salon at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes.



Seis Discursos

[Dolores Ibárruri] La Pasionaria, ca. 1942

Unrecorded radio addresses given by Ibárruri during her exile in USSR on the Komintern's pirate short-wave radio station La Pirenaica.

Seis Discursosclose


Unrecorded radio addresses given by Ibárruri during her exile in USSR on the Komintern's pirate short-wave radio station La Pirenaica.



Para las Madres ...

Departamento de Salubridad, México, 1939

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

Para las Madres ...close


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



Boletín de Artes Visuales. Nos. 1 and 4.

Unión Panamericana, Sección de Artes Visuales, [1956/1957; 1958/1959]

Boletín de Artes Visuales. Nos. 1 and 4.close






Five Programs from the Inaugural Season of Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires: Amlet, Aurora; et al.

1908

Unrecorded Art Nouveau opera programs, incl. the premiere of the Argentinian national opera, Aurora

Five Programs from the Inaugural Season of Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires: Amlet, Aurora; et al.close


Unrecorded Art Nouveau opera programs, incl. the premiere of the Argentinian national opera, Aurora



Venus: Las Estrellas en Exclusiva! Nos. 73, 75-77, 79-82, 84-85, 88, 91-92, 95-104.

[Carlos Samayoa Lizárraga], 1966

Unrecorded cinema tabloid featuring Mexican actresses, edited by founder of groundbreaking prensa rojo weekly, Alarma!

Venus: Las Estrellas en Exclusiva! Nos. 73, 75-77, 79-82, 84-85, 88, 91-92, 95-104.close


Unrecorded cinema tabloid featuring Mexican actresses, edited by founder of groundbreaking prensa rojo weekly, Alarma!



Two programs celebrating the inauguration of Mexico’s Supreme Court buildings in 1904 and 1964

1904; 1964

Privately printed, illustrated booklets document relationship between architecture and legal organization.

Two programs celebrating the inauguration of Mexico’s Supreme Court buildings in 1904 and 1964close


Privately printed, illustrated booklets document relationship between architecture and legal organization.



Museos: Realizaciones y Proyectos

[Ruth Marín Rivera], [1962]

Exh. cat. of realized and unrealized Mexican museums, at the INBA Dept. of Architecture

Museos: Realizaciones y Proyectosclose


Exh. cat. of realized and unrealized Mexican museums, at the INBA Dept. of Architecture



Acción Plástica Popular: Educación y Aprendizaje a Escala Nacional. Con ciento cinco reproducciones

Gabriel García Maroto, 1945

Record of a short-lived experimental children's art program brought to Mexico by the publisher of Frederico García Lorca's first book.

Acción Plástica Popular: Educación y Aprendizaje a Escala Nacional. Con ciento cinco reproduccionesclose


Record of a short-lived experimental children's art program brought to Mexico by the publisher of Frederico García Lorca's first book.



Arquitectura de la Ciudad de México: Guía

International Union of Architects, World Congress, 1978

Uncommon guide to historical and modern architecture of Mexico City, designed by Beatrice Trueblood.

Arquitectura de la Ciudad de México: Guíaclose


Uncommon guide to historical and modern architecture of Mexico City, designed by Beatrice Trueblood.



Plastica Bajacaliforniana: Selección Bienal 1977

Uncommon catalogue of the second Baja artist biennial at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, CDMX.

Plastica Bajacaliforniana: Selección Bienal 1977close


Uncommon catalogue of the second Baja artist biennial at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, CDMX.



Centro Deportivo Chapultepec: Recuerdo de la Inauguración de los Nuevos Edificios

[Gaspar Octavio Almanza and Ramiro Romo] , 1950

Celebrating a new sports complex designed by Gonzalo Garita and Carlos Romo with murals by Ramiro Romo Estada.

Centro Deportivo Chapultepec: Recuerdo de la Inauguración de los Nuevos Edificiosclose


Celebrating a new sports complex designed by Gonzalo Garita and Carlos Romo with murals by Ramiro Romo Estada.



10 Mujeres y Textil en 3D / 10 Women and Textile into 3D

Galeria Universitaria Aristos, 1975

Fiber arts catalogue.

10 Mujeres y Textil en 3D / 10 Women and Textile into 3Dclose


Fiber arts catalogue.



El Paraíso de los Dulces Mexicanos

Galeria Universitaria Aristos, [1968]

Scarce Mexican Pop Art exhibition catalogue.

El Paraíso de los Dulces Mexicanosclose


Scarce Mexican Pop Art exhibition catalogue.



Inauguración de su Nuevo Edificio

Secretaria de Recursos Hidráulicos, [1950]

Unrecorded souvenir of the water ministry's new building. Designed by Del Moral y Pani, with Gustavo Saavedra.

Inauguración de su Nuevo Edificioclose


Unrecorded souvenir of the water ministry's new building. Designed by Del Moral y Pani, with Gustavo Saavedra.



La Lotta Contro La Prostitutzione

Remo Pannain, ca. 1929

On Italian anti-prostitution law, in response to an article about same, In Belgium.

La Lotta Contro La Prostitutzioneclose


On Italian anti-prostitution law, in response to an article about same, In Belgium.



Ultra: Wrestling Gals, Bizarre Fads, Exotic Fashions. Vol. 1, No. 3.

[Hal Zucker]. H Zucca., 1958

Domination and sports fetishism.

Ultra: Wrestling Gals, Bizarre Fads, Exotic Fashions. Vol. 1, No. 3.close


Domination and sports fetishism.



(Sexual Health) Aux Victimes de L’Amour

Dr. A. Bertray, ca. 1900

Parisian cures for "les maladies secrètes": venereal disease, erectile dysfunction, and others. This edition not recorded?

(Sexual Health) Aux Victimes de L’Amourclose


Parisian cures for "les maladies secrètes": venereal disease, erectile dysfunction, and others. This edition not recorded?



(Sexual Health) (Soldiers) Keeping Fit to Fight; Sex Hygiene and Venereal Disease

War Department and American Social Hygiene Association, 1918?; 1942

Two pamphlets written for enlisted soldiers, describing sex and VD. Sections on wet dreams, masturbation, etc.

(Sexual Health) (Soldiers) Keeping Fit to Fight; Sex Hygiene and Venereal Diseaseclose


Two pamphlets written for enlisted soldiers, describing sex and VD. Sections on wet dreams, masturbation, etc.



(Sexual Health) (Government) Six Booklets, Reports, and Pamphlets

United States Interdepartmental Social Hygiene Board, Washington, D.C., 1920

Unusual documentation of federal efforts to coordinate research and prevention of VD, policy that disproportionately impacted women.

(Sexual Health) (Government) Six Booklets, Reports, and Pamphletsclose


Unusual documentation of federal efforts to coordinate research and prevention of VD, policy that disproportionately impacted women.



(Sexual Health) (Education) Seven Booklets and Pamphlets

New York Social Hygiene Society; American Social Hygiene Association, 1914-1924

Incl. well-illustrated examples of health exhibits and public information campaigns against venereal disease.

(Sexual Health) (Education) Seven Booklets and Pamphletsclose


Incl. well-illustrated examples of health exhibits and public information campaigns against venereal disease.



(Sexual Health) (Education) Circular Nos. 2-4

ca. 1911-1920

Chicago public health & venereal disease pamphlets. Scarce.

(Sexual Health) (Education) Circular Nos. 2-4close


Chicago public health & venereal disease pamphlets. Scarce.



(Sexual Health) (Education) (Illinois) Manpower

ca. 1919

WWI-era VD pamphlet, seemingly unrecorded in OCLC.

(Sexual Health) (Education) (Illinois) Manpowerclose


WWI-era VD pamphlet, seemingly unrecorded in OCLC.



(Sexual Health) (Education) (California) A Plain Explanation of the Greatest Social Evil

Wm. Lee Howard, 1910

Let's talk about sex: “By secrecy we encourage mental perversion.”

(Sexual Health) (Education) (California) A Plain Explanation of the Greatest Social Evilclose


Let's talk about sex: “By secrecy we encourage mental perversion.”



(Sex Work) Group of Sex Work Ephemera from Brazil, England, and the US

1975-2001

Pamphlets, fliers, and serials.

(Sex Work) Group of Sex Work Ephemera from Brazil, England, and the USclose


Pamphlets, fliers, and serials.



(Sex Education) (Antisemitism) Collection of Anti-Sex Education and Moral Decency Literature

1956-1970

Collection of material from Christian and conservative morality campaigns, incl. John Birch Society, MOTOREDE. Some unrecorded.

(Sex Education) (Antisemitism) Collection of Anti-Sex Education and Moral Decency Literatureclose


Collection of material from Christian and conservative morality campaigns, incl. John Birch Society, MOTOREDE. Some unrecorded.



(Sexual Health) (Prostitution) (California) Transactions of the Commonwealth Club of California ...

1911; 1913

Documenting the pioneering work of the only compulsory VD clinic for prostitutes in the US.

(Sexual Health) (Prostitution) (California) Transactions of the Commonwealth Club of California ...close


Documenting the pioneering work of the only compulsory VD clinic for prostitutes in the US.



Press Photo of Billy Graham in Times Square Sex Shop

1957 or 1960

Vintage print of the preacher in a Times Square sex shop.

Press Photo of Billy Graham in Times Square Sex Shopclose


Vintage print of the preacher in a Times Square sex shop.



(Dating) (Internet - Social Aspects) Collection of 13 Zines, 1999-2014

Scarce, many unrecorded. Offering broad perspective on contemporary dating and sexuality.

(Dating) (Internet - Social Aspects) Collection of 13 Zines, 1999-2014close


Scarce, many unrecorded. Offering broad perspective on contemporary dating and sexuality.



(Dating) (Internet) A Girl’s Guide to Dating a Geek.

Omi Inouye, 2007

Satirical guide with case studies, fieldwork reports, and exercises.

(Dating) (Internet) A Girl’s Guide to Dating a Geek.close


Satirical guide with case studies, fieldwork reports, and exercises.



(Dating) (Asian-American) Donahue Transcript 02244

Phil Donahue, 1984

Rare transcript of show on Asian mail-order brides and Asian sexual stereotypes.

(Dating) (Asian-American) Donahue Transcript 02244close


Rare transcript of show on Asian mail-order brides and Asian sexual stereotypes.



(Courtship) (Theater) How to Choose a Wife: Ten Tips for Men Who are Threatened with Matrimony

[Marian Fairfax], ca. 1913-1914

Satirical handbill advertising a performance of the groundbreaking screenwriter's early Broadway hit, "The Talker."

(Courtship) (Theater) How to Choose a Wife: Ten Tips for Men Who are Threatened with Matrimonyclose


Satirical handbill advertising a performance of the groundbreaking screenwriter's early Broadway hit, "The Talker."



(Courtship) (Christian) How to pick a wife [...]

1953

Together with Clean Love and Courtship.

(Courtship) (Christian) How to pick a wife [...]close


Together with Clean Love and Courtship.



(Antiprostitution) Report and recommendations of the Wisconsin Legislative Committee [...]

Wisconsin Vice Committee., 1914

(Antiprostitution) Report and recommendations of the Wisconsin Legislative Committee [...]close






(Antiprostitution) (Socialism) The Social Evil: Its Cause Effect and Cure

J.H. Greer, 1913

The cure for prostitution is socialism.

(Antiprostitution) (Socialism) The Social Evil: Its Cause Effect and Cureclose


The cure for prostitution is socialism.



(Sexual Health) (Pennsylvania) Four Reports on Vice and Social Diseases

1911-193

Pennsylvanian reports on social disease and vice, including recommendations for sterilization from the Pittsburgh commission.

(Sexual Health) (Pennsylvania) Four Reports on Vice and Social Diseasesclose


Pennsylvanian reports on social disease and vice, including recommendations for sterilization from the Pittsburgh commission.



(Antiprostitution) (Mann White-Slave Act) Group of Instructive Literature

1871-1945

(Antiprostitution) (Mann White-Slave Act) Group of Instructive Literatureclose






(Sexual Health) (Libraries) Two letters soliciting librarians’ help fighting venereal disease

US Surgeon General; American Library Association, 1918

Librarians. Venereal Disease. User Services par excellence.

(Sexual Health) (Libraries) Two letters soliciting librarians’ help fighting venereal diseaseclose


Librarians. Venereal Disease. User Services par excellence.



(Sexual Health) (Quackery) Letter promoting a new treatment for syphilis

[Cosden Oil & Gas Company?], 1918

Quackery? Otherwise unrecorded.

(Sexual Health) (Quackery) Letter promoting a new treatment for syphilisclose


Quackery? Otherwise unrecorded.



(Sexual Health) (Soldiers) Evidence in the Case of the Unwary Returnee

War Department; Third Air Force, ca. 1941-1944

Illustrated stories of sexual encounters between enlisted men and licentious women. Unrecorded in OCLC.

(Sexual Health) (Soldiers) Evidence in the Case of the Unwary Returneeclose


Illustrated stories of sexual encounters between enlisted men and licentious women. Unrecorded in OCLC.



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.

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


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



Five Illustrated Booklets Documenting the Fall and Death of Benito Mussolini and Clara Petacci

1945; 1951

Five Illustrated Booklets Documenting the Fall and Death of Benito Mussolini and Clara Petacciclose






Attenzione! Si avvicinano i “liberatori” anglo-assassini…

ca. 1943

Antisemitic fascist propaganda warning northern Italians against advancing Allied forces.

Attenzione! Si avvicinano i “liberatori” anglo-assassini…close


Antisemitic fascist propaganda warning northern Italians against advancing Allied forces.



Elezioni Politiche 1913. Noi Anarchici.

ca. 1912-1913

Italian anarchist broadside protesting the "swindle" of quasi-universal male suffrage granted by the Giolitti government in 1912.

Elezioni Politiche 1913. Noi Anarchici.close


Italian anarchist broadside protesting the "swindle" of quasi-universal male suffrage granted by the Giolitti government in 1912.



Collection of Documents Regarding Post-Liberation Italian Governance and Elections

1945-1946

Collection of Documents Regarding Post-Liberation Italian Governance and Electionsclose






Conseils et soins à donner à la chevelure. Traité théorique et pratique

Sœur Haydée,

Conseils et soins à donner à la chevelure. Traité théorique et pratiqueclose






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.



30 Years of Amalgamated Cooperative Housing, 1927-1957

Amalgamated Housing Corporation, 1958

30 Years of Amalgamated Cooperative Housing, 1927-1957close






Eight Jail and Prison Equipment Catalogues

Decatur Iron and Steel Co., Roanoke Iron and Bridge Works, Southern Steel Co., Van Dorn, and VANCO, ca. 1965-1975

Modern marketing for the emergent prison-industrial complex.

Eight Jail and Prison Equipment Cataloguesclose


Modern marketing for the emergent prison-industrial complex.



[O]n the illegality and inexpediency of segregating commercialized vice in St. Louis

Committee of One-hundred for the Suppression of Commercialized Vice in St. Louis, 1914

[O]n the illegality and inexpediency of segregating commercialized vice in St. Louisclose






(Antiprostitution) Report of the Commission for the Investigation of the White Slave Traffic [...]

Commonwealth of Massachusetts; Commission for Investigation of White Slave Traffic, 1914

Sociological research, incl. interviews with known prostitutes and johns.

(Antiprostitution) Report of the Commission for the Investigation of the White Slave Traffic [...]close


Sociological research, incl. interviews with known prostitutes and johns.



La prostitution [...] et ses multiples aspects

Emile Armand, 1933

Anarchist sexual revolution.

La prostitution [...] et ses multiples aspectsclose


Anarchist sexual revolution.



Le Véritable Guide des Jeunes Amoureux: Nouveaux Recueil des Lettres

ca. 1902-1908

Template love letters for all circumstances.

Le Véritable Guide des Jeunes Amoureux: Nouveaux Recueil des Lettresclose


Template love letters for all circumstances.



Thirteen Pamphlets, Offprints, and Reprints from the American Social Hygiene Association

1917-1942

The "white light" of scientific inquiry applied to antiprostitution and social welfare campaigns.

Thirteen Pamphlets, Offprints, and Reprints from the American Social Hygiene Associationclose


The "white light" of scientific inquiry applied to antiprostitution and social welfare campaigns.



Women’s Forum on Prostitution Rights: Program

1984

Women’s Forum on Prostitution Rights: Programclose






Opal Correspondence Club Ephemera

Walter E. and Opal N. Reasoner, [1919]

Otherwise unrecorded marriage agency for lower-middle-class and middle-class clients, incl. an application.

Opal Correspondence Club Ephemeraclose


Otherwise unrecorded marriage agency for lower-middle-class and middle-class clients, incl. an application.



(Trade Card) McDonnell’s Matrimonial Association.

ca. 1900

Promoting a directory of 2000+ ladies available for "amusement, mutual improvement [and] matrimony.”

(Trade Card) McDonnell’s Matrimonial Association.close


Promoting a directory of 2000+ ladies available for "amusement, mutual improvement [and] matrimony.”



Sous la jupe: illustré

G. Maindouce, ca. 1933-1935

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

Sous la jupe: illustréclose


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



Cine Cubano. Año 1, No. 3 and Año 2, No. 6.

1960; 1962

Cine Cubano. Año 1, No. 3 and Año 2, No. 6.close






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.

Radioactivo: Poderoso Fertilizador y Estimulante Para La Vegetaciónclose


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



Cartilla Maya-Español para los monolingües Mayas de Yucatan, Campeche y Quintana Roo

[Angelina Beloff (Illustrator)], 1946

Maya-Spanish children's primer, illustrated by Beloff and Gabriel Fernández Ledesma.

Cartilla Maya-Español para los monolingües Mayas de Yucatan, Campeche y Quintana Rooclose


Maya-Spanish children's primer, illustrated by Beloff and Gabriel Fernández Ledesma.



Cuauhtemoc

[Gustavo Valcárcel and Adolfo Mexiac (Illustrator)], 1956

Condensed biography by the Instituto Nacional Indigenista with illustrations by Adolfo Mexiac.

Cuauhtemocclose


Condensed biography by the Instituto Nacional Indigenista with illustrations by Adolfo Mexiac.



Untitled

Mariana Yampolsky, ca. 1945-1955

An inscribed print by the celebrated photographer.

Untitledclose


An inscribed print by the celebrated photographer.



¡Vean estos films!

Sovexportfilm, ca. 1962

Deluxe Spanish promotional catalogue for Soviet films, distributed in Mexico.

¡Vean estos films!close


Deluxe Spanish promotional catalogue for Soviet films, distributed in Mexico.



Mexico

Comité Organizador de la Participación en la Exposición Ibero-Americana de Sevilla, 1929

Large format propaganda album, presenting glories of post-revolutionary Mexico.

Mexicoclose


Large format propaganda album, presenting glories of post-revolutionary Mexico.



U/topistas: Estudio para proyectos contemporaneous

Universidad Sagrado Corazón, Galería de Arte and Michelle Marxuach Galería, 2000

Published in conjunction with PUERTO RICO ‘00 (PARENTESIS EN LA CIUDAD).

U/topistas: Estudio para proyectos contemporaneousclose


Published in conjunction with PUERTO RICO ‘00 (PARENTESIS EN LA CIUDAD).



A ruptura da fotografia nos anos 50

José Filho Oiticica, 1983

A ruptura da fotografia nos anos 50close






Crónicas, documentos, y otros papeles.

Isidoro Slullitel, 1971

Unrecorded volume of Argentinian art criticism, signed by artist Gyula Kosice.

Crónicas, documentos, y otros papeles.close


Unrecorded volume of Argentinian art criticism, signed by artist Gyula Kosice.



Tercer Salon Italo: La energia en las artes visuals

Tercer Salon Italo: La energia en las artes visualsclose






Sol Lewitt

Haags Gemeentemuseum, 1970

Sol Lewittclose






Rauschenberg: Selections

Robert Rauschenberg, [1968]

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

Rauschenberg: Selectionsclose


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



Poem 1 and Poem 2. From Penny Poems, No. 31

Claes Oldenburg, 1959

The earliest Oldenburg publication?

Poem 1 and Poem 2. From Penny Poems, No. 31close


The earliest Oldenburg publication?



¿Qué es la CNT? : La emancipación de los trabajadores será obra de ellos mismos o no será

1978

¿Qué es la CNT? : La emancipación de los trabajadores será obra de ellos mismos o no seráclose






Pedrito Contreras y Juan del Campo

[1950]

Peronist propaganda illustrated by humorist Pedro Segui.

Pedrito Contreras y Juan del Campoclose


Peronist propaganda illustrated by humorist Pedro Segui.



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

1937-1938

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

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


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



Las Juventudes Libertarias de Artes Gráficas protestan [...]

Comisión pro-Cultura Juventudes Libertarias de Artes Gráficas, ca. 1936-38

The FAI's youth cultural commission defends Barcelona's Municipal Band.

Las Juventudes Libertarias de Artes Gráficas protestan [...]close


The FAI's youth cultural commission defends Barcelona's Municipal Band.



Carteleras. Año I, No.1 - Año 1, No.3 (all published?)

1937

Advertising for UGT-CNT controlled theaters in Valencia, unrecorded in OCLC.

Carteleras. Año I, No.1 - Año 1, No.3 (all published?)close


Advertising for UGT-CNT controlled theaters in Valencia, unrecorded in OCLC.



Comitè Econòmic d’Espectacles Públics

1936

A class-conscious film schedule for the CNT/AIT collectivized theaters in Girona.

Comitè Econòmic d’Espectacles Públicsclose


A class-conscious film schedule for the CNT/AIT collectivized theaters in Girona.



Teatre del Poble: La música a través del poeta

1937

Autographed program from Republican Teatro del Pueblo.

Teatre del Poble: La música a través del poetaclose


Autographed program from Republican Teatro del Pueblo.



Nosotros: [Revista Mensual Anarquista]

1937-1938

Valencian anarchist serial associated with the Teatro del Pueblo movement.

Nosotros: [Revista Mensual Anarquista]close


Valencian anarchist serial associated with the Teatro del Pueblo movement.



On the Question of Homosexuals and the Party

ca. 1973

Marxist Leninist repudiation of homosexuality documents the mixed history of communism and LGBTQ rights.

On the Question of Homosexuals and the Partyclose


Marxist Leninist repudiation of homosexuality documents the mixed history of communism and LGBTQ rights.



Sun Annual

1959-1961

International nudist serial.

Sun Annualclose


International nudist serial.



65th Commemoration, Paris Commune, at Webster Hall

1938

Modern dance pioneer Doris Humphrey.

65th Commemoration, Paris Commune, at Webster Hallclose


Modern dance pioneer Doris Humphrey.



Art: The Independent Review. No. 1 (Dec. 1987) and No. 2 (Mar. 1988)

1987-1988

Artists deliver straight-talk about conditions and political realities of the artworld in apartheid-era South Africa.

Art: The Independent Review. No. 1 (Dec. 1987) and No. 2 (Mar. 1988)close


Artists deliver straight-talk about conditions and political realities of the artworld in apartheid-era South Africa.



Apóstrofes: Revista de la Escuela de Periodismo Universidad Católica. Año I, No. 1–No. 3

1982

Unrecorded student movement publication.

Apóstrofes: Revista de la Escuela de Periodismo Universidad Católica. Año I, No. 1–No. 3close


Unrecorded student movement publication.



Recueil des instruments de chirurgie orthopédie et mobiliers

Maison Mathieu, 1908

Instruments of amputation followed logically by prosthetics.

Recueil des instruments de chirurgie orthopédie et mobiliersclose


Instruments of amputation followed logically by prosthetics.



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.

Collection of 31 photographs of Chilean modern dance pioneer Andrée Haasclose


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



Books from the estate of Mark Tobey

1982

Otherwise unrecorded sales list of abstract artist Mark Tobey's library.

Books from the estate of Mark Tobeyclose


Otherwise unrecorded sales list of abstract artist Mark Tobey's library.



Dara Birnbaum: Video

1995

Swedish exhibition poster.

Dara Birnbaum: Videoclose


Swedish exhibition poster.



Willem Sandberg. Three Stedelijk Museum Exhibition Catalogues, 1935-1941.

Willem Sandberg. Three Stedelijk Museum Exhibition Catalogues, 1935-1941.close






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