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Art in California, 1916  

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Art in California. A Survey of American Art with Special Reference to Californian Painting, Sculpture and Architecture... Represented at the Panama-Pacific International Exposition.


San Francisco

R.L. Bernier



Essays by Porter Garnett, Willis Polk, Alma May Cook, A.B. Clark, Bernard Maybeck, and many others. Illustrated with many photographic plates and some line engravings. (4to), rebound with modern linen-backing, boards and endpapers retained, remnants of original linen bound in at rear, front cover and spine label lettered in blind, top edge gilt. First Edition.

An invaluable and exhaustive account of the development of art in California, with particular emphasis on its place in American art in general, on art and education and appreciation, and the paintings, sculpture, graphic art, murals, architecture, and landscape design displayed and the Panama-Pacific International Exposition. Previous owner's name on front flyleaf.

Lot Amendments

Some soiling to linen, a few scuffs to boards; leaves mildly toned; near fine.

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