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V 43|09.10.2018 Art books - MODERN - 20th century


Auction 43 - Rare Art Books - MODERN 20th CENTURY -
Impressive collection of precious Art Books

Auction
This auction will take place on Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Session 1 - Lots 1300-1650 from 2pm CET
Session 2 - Lots 1651-6200 from 7pm CET
(CET=GMT+1)

Preview
Saturday 6, Sunday 7 and Monday October 8, 2018 from 11am to 5pm CET

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Location Preview Days and Auction
Quellijnstreet 127, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

ABA is auctioning again some special objects and items from private collections.

To be auctioned:
A large collection of exclusive art books, offered individually or bundled in lots. Some of the works are bound in a special way, using surprising, sometimes non-conformist materials. Numerous works have been signed or contain original graphic art.

Bullet 1301-1400 Architecture Books
Books on architecture and architects. Many of the books in this category can literally be called monumental. Including Le Corbusier, Renzo Piano, Bauhaus, Frank Lloyd Wright and many general reference works.

Bullet 1401-1500 Photography Books
A large collection of contemporary photography books, including a number of signed books. Photographers include Helmut Newton, Nan Golding, Dennis Hopper, Stephan Vanfleteren, Robert Mapplethorpe, Bruce Weber, Martin Parr en William Wegman. In addition some general photographic reference works.

Bullet 1501-3500 Art Books
An exceptional collection of modern and contemporary art books, including many autographed copies and/or original graphic art. Including the artists Damien Hirst, Andy Warhol, Keith Haring, Christo, Beuys, Koons, Hockney, De Kooning, Gilbert & George, Sam Francis, Bram van Velde, Banksy, Victor Horta, Kienholz, Bram Bogart and many others. This category also contains some art reference books. Martinus Nijhoff’s impressive Beschrijving van Barabudur (Description of Barabudur) can undoubtedly be indicated as the highlight of the auction.

Bullet 3501-6000 Books on Applied Arts
Books on Applied Arts, such as Numismatics, Ceramics, Glass Art, Metal Work, Textile and Art Movements of the 20th century. From Art Nouveau to the present.

Bullet 6001-6200 Remaindered Books (Ramsj)
Remaindered Books with Art and Photography as a subject. These books are sold as a single copy, with a starting price of 1 euro. The price for the single copy is multiplied by the total available copies as stated in the description of the lot in question.

In short: Another auction to be proud of!

Closed for online bids

1301-1400 Books - Architecture [59]
1401-1500 Books - Photography [83]
1501-3500 Books - Art [401]
3501-6000 Books - Applied Art [56]
6001-6200 Books - Remaindered Books (Ramsj) [37]


Total lots [636]


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