illustrated books

Over the weekend, the Huntington Library in San Marino, California, opened Lari Pittman: Mood Books. The exhibition features six massive illustrated books--opening to more than four feet in width--that contain 65 "hallucinogenic" paintings by the Los Angeles-based artist. Since his first solo

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The visionary artistry of Lynd Ward, one of America’s is an online auction site dedicated to the sale of rare and out-of print books, maps & prints, documents, letters, ephemera and vintage photography.

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Washington, DC—A rare early portrait by Mary Cassatt (1844-1926), a self-portrait by Jan Miense Molenaer (1610-1668), a groundbreaking work by Arshile Gorky (1904-1948), and a remarkable photograph of Alice and Lorina Liddell by Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832-1898), better known as Lewis Carroll, are among the works recently acquired by the National Gallery of Art, Washington.