72 pp. 22 colour plates. 11 colour and b/w in-text figures. Essay by Brenda Richardson including notes and sources. Catalogue for an exhibition of preliminary charcoal drawings on vellum, oil paintings and other works on paper by Willem De Kooning (1904-97) held at Mitchell-Innes & Nash gallery, New York in 2001. Internally clean without marks or additions. Illustrated paper covered boards are slightly shelf worn with minor bumps at all corners, dents and paper wear to the tail edges from shelving and rubbing along the spine and tail edges. (.750 g. / 1.65 lbs.). Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: This catalog is the first to examine in depth Willem de Kooning's use of vellum and charcoal transfers in his artistic process. The way de Kooning copied from his own drawings and paintings to create new works of art is ingeniously illustrated through vellum overlay inserts.
Title: Willem De Kooning : Vellums. March 21 - ...
Publisher: Mitchell-Innes & Nash / Matthew Marks Gallery
Publication Date: 2001
Binding: Pictorial Boards
Book Condition: Good
Edition: Exhibition Catalogue
Book Description Mitchell-Innes & Nash / Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, 2002. First edition. Hardcover. 72 pages. Exhibition catalog for a show that ran March 21 through April 21, 2001. Essay by Brenda Richardson. Includes numerous color illustrations. A clean and tight very near fine copy in illustrated boards. No dust jacket as issued. Bookseller Inventory # 144405
Book Description Mitchell-Innes & Nash. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Book has appearance of only minimal use. All pages are undamaged with no significant creases or tears. Bookseller Inventory # G0966076982I4N00
Book Description New York: Mitchell-Innes & Nash, 2001. Hardcover without dustjacket as issued, 72 pages, very good condition, no internal marks, clean and crisp. Foreign shipping may be extra. Bookseller Inventory # WideNe100.2
Book Description 2002, 2002. Richardson, Brenda (essay). WILLEM DE KOONING: Vellums. 72 pp., 22 colour plates, 12 colour and b&w figures. 4to, boards. New York, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, 2001. This catalogue concerns de Kooning's use of vellum and charcoal transfers in his process of creating paintings out of his own drawings. Bookseller Inventory # 99640