Lot 253 of 426:
California Arts & Architecture magazine, 1930-1939, 5 issues  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$270
$200 - $300

5 issues of California Arts & Architecture magazine, 1930-1939


Los Angeles

Western State Pub. Co.



Five issues. 10x13" in original pictorial wrappers:

  • August 1930, 80pp.
  • October and November 1938, 36pp. and 40pp.
  • August and November 1939, both 36pp. Profusely illustrated.

The monthly magazine was published from 1929 to 1944,  focusing on California architecture, interior decoration and landscaping; painting, etching, ceramics, opera, cinema and other arts. Spans from the Art Deco era of Kem Weber through the early periodical appearances of Charles Eames.

Lot Amendments

Moderate wear and soil; on one issue, covers detached but present; good or better.

Item number:
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.


Terms and conditions


All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.


A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.


The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.