Robert Woods Bliss Collection Pre-Columbian Art - Signed Presentation Copy No. 1

By: Lothrop, S.K.

Price: $65.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very good


Hardcover.1st ed., 4to Brick-colored cloth, with gilt titling and illustration; 285 pp.; 270 b/w and color plates and figures. Text and critical analyses by Lothrop, W.F. Foshag, Joy Mahler. Presentation copy, “No. 1” from Robert Woods Bliss to noted art dealer Earl Stendahl, inscribed on half-title page. Until its recent closure, the Stendahl Gallery was one of America's oldest continuously operating private art galleries and a major provider of avant-garde and prec-columbian artworks to major institutions throughout the world. The inscription thanks Stendahl for helping build the collection. Ink stamp of the Stendahl Art Gallery at bottom of frontispiece. Very good: Internally fine overall but with cracked front hinge; covers lightly rubbed at corners and spine ends, several small spots, small inkmark on back panel

Title: Robert Woods Bliss Collection Pre-Columbian Art - Signed Presentation Copy No. 1

Author Name: Lothrop, S.K.

Categories: Archeology, Art, Design & Architecture, Mexico, Central & South America,

Edition: 1st edition

Publisher: Phaidon Press: 1957

Book Condition: Very good

Item: 3.00 lbs

Seller ID: k200115c

Keywords: gold, pottery, jewelry, pre-columbian art