Art Treasures of the World (15 volumes)
Place Published: New York
Publisher: An Abrams Art Book; Harry N. Abrams, Inc
Date Published: 1952-1955
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 41692
Slim folio [38 cm] Stiff pictorial wrappers with cellophane wrappers. Good condition. The wraps are age-toned and the spine ends are a bit chipped. There are brief ownership markings on the rectos of the front covers. Many of the pages and plates are either partially or completely detached. There are sporadic tears (occasionally with loss) in the cellophane wrappers. The Renoir volume is missing plates 3 and 14, the Manet volume is missing plate 2, and the Masterpieces of Dutch Painting is missing plates 9 and 13.
With tipped-in full color prints. The following volumes are present: Pierre Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) by Milton S. Fox; El Greco (Domenicos Theotocopoulos) (1541-1614) by John F. Matthews; Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890) by Meyer Schapiro; Edgar-Hilaire-Germain Degas (1834-1917) by Daniel Catton Rich; Henri De Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901) by Douglas Cooper; Amedeo Modigliani by Jacques Lipchitz; Rembrandt by Wilhelm Koehler; Great Paintings of the Nude by S. Lane Faison; Pablo Picasso: Blue and Rose Periods by William S. Lieberman; Eduoard Manet (1832-1883) by S. Lane Faison, Jr.; Masterpieces of Italian Painting by James W. Thompson; Raoul Dufy (1877-1953) by Sam Hunter; Dutch Painting (Fifteenth Through Seventeenth Centuries) by Seymour Slive; Paul Gaugin (1848-1903) by John Rewald; Goys (Francisco Josť de Goya y Lucientes) (1746-1828) by Frederick S. Wight; Great Masterpieces by Milton S. Fox; Michelangelo: The Last Judgement (1475-1564) by Margaretta Salinger.