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Image for The Neill-Cochran House (lithograph)  #322/1000

The Neill-Cochran House (lithograph) #322/1000

By: Boutwell, George

Price: $58.00  $49.30

Publisher: Austin, TX, Whitley Company: 1977

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 21827

Condition: As New


Series of lithographs by Austin, Texas artist George Boutwell depicting some of the treasures of our heritage--landmarks on the Central Texas Scene. This lithograph of the Neill-Cochran House at 2310 San Gabriel is one of the finest of the Greek Revival mansions built by master builder Abner Cook. Built in 1853 as a plantation house the structure has had an interesting history having served briefly as Texas' first "Asylum for the Blind" and also as a hospital for... View more info

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Artists Of Texas, Volume II

By: Breedlove, J. Pat

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Albuquerque, NM, Mountain Productions of Texas: 1988

Seller ID: 28637

Condition: Very Good+


Edgewear, primarily at spine edge. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 367 pages; 28637 View more info

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Austin: The Past Still Present

By: Erickson, Virginia (Art) and Sue Brandt McBee (Words)

Price: $20.00  $17.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, Austin Heritage Society: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 20844

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


A sampler of historically and architecturally important buildings to be found, still alive and well, in the Texas Capital City. Mansions and cottages, churches and commercial structures, townhouses and government buildings--all are represented between the covers. The pioneer log cabin, k the working man's home, the Greek Revival mansion, the Victorian extravaanza have been captured in sketches, along with stories of the people who built them, lived in them, or somehow ma... View more info

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The Face Of Houston

By: Fuermann, George

Price: $6.00  $5.10

Publisher: Premier Printing Company: 1963

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 31041

Condition: Very Good+


This provocative and stimulating look into the mind and heart of a city of modern myths reveals a new world-city of nearly a million and a half persons, a city whose population fifty years ago was 78, 800, whose population a century ago was 4,845, [as of 1963]. Endpapers by E. M. Schiwetz. Faint crease on rear. ; Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 60 pages; 31014 View more info

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Texas Out Back

By: Hale, Leon

Price: $30.00  $25.50

Publisher: Austin, TX, Madrona Press, Inc.: 1973

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29640

ISBN: 089052002X

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Leon Hale provides the text to DeYoung's wonderful sketches of old abandoned outhouses in Texas. DeYoung passed away in 1956. This is the second book published by Madrona Press and laid in at page 48 is the publisher's 2-page bio of DeYoung, with numbers written on the back page. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 65 pages; 29640 View more info

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A Century Of Sculpture In Texas, 1889-1989

By: Hendricks, Patricia D. , and Becky Duval Reese

Price: $12.00  $10.20

Publisher: University of Texas at Austin: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 31334

Condition: Near Fine


The book accompanied an exhibition at three cities in Texas: Amarillo, San Angelo, El Paso. Foreword by Eric McCready; Adele Thanheiser covers the bios of the contemporary artists. Includes a photo of the Cadillac Ranch, from Amarillo Art Center. ; Cover Art; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 185 pages View more info

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Design In Texas A Retrospective Exhibition, American Institute of Graphic Arts--Texas Chapter 1986

By: Herring, Jerry, and Philip Waugh

Price: $23.00  $19.55

Publisher: Graphic Design Press / Texas Monthly Press: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 28583

ISBN: 0917001052

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Graphic designers help people and companies communicate with one another through printed materials that range from trademarks, stationery and annual reports to posters, menus and the pages of magazines. Approximately 337 color plates and 315 black & white illustrations. Very minor edgewear to DJ. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 272 pages; 28583 View more info

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Restoring Texas Raiford Stripling's Life and Architecture

By: McCullar, D. Michael

Price: $33.00  $28.05

Publisher: Texas A&M University Press: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 30516

ISBN: 0890962545

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Restoration architect Raiford Stripling rescued some of Texas’ most historic sites from oblivion, including Ashton Villa in Galveston, the French Legation in Austin, Independence Hall at Washington-on-the-Brazos, and Presidio La Bahía in Goliad. Inspired by the 1983 symposium on Raiford’s life and work held at the Institute of Texan Cultures, it is a wonderful source for anyone who appreciates history and architecture in Texas. Majority of pictures are black & white... View more info

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German Artist On The Texas Frontier

By: Newcomb, Jr. , William W. (with Mary S. Carnahan)

Price: $25.00  $21.25

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 13794

ISBN: 0292727178

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


Details the life and work of a German immigrant artist and discusses the insights he reveals into the relationships between Plains Indians and pioneers in the 1850s. Published in collaboration with The Texas Memorial Museum. DJ in mylar. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 240 pages; 13794 View more info

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Texas Public Buildings of the Nineteenth Century

By: Robinson, Willard B.

Price: $20.00  $17.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31357

ISBN: 0292780060

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Foreword by Drury Blakeley Alexander. Published for the Amon Carter Museum of Western Art. The Amon Carter Museum was established in 1961 under the will of the late Amon G. Carter for the study and documentation of westering North America. The program of the Museum, expressed in publications, exhibitions, and permanent collections, reflects many aspects of American culture, both historic and contemporary. This book brings to completion the primary objective of the Texas ... View more info

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Artists Who Painted Texas

By: Rosenberg, Marjorie Von

Price: $18.00  $15.30

Publisher: Austin, TX, Eakin Press: 1997

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 25000

ISBN: 1571682031

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Presents profiles of Texas artists, including Eagle Feather, Seth Eastman, Julius Stockfleth, and Louise Heuser Wueste. Bibliography, location of works. ; B&W and color Illustrations; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 90 pages; 25000 View more info

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Buck Schiwetz' Memories Paintings and Drawings by E. M. Schiwetz

By: Schiwetz, E. M. (introduction by Leon Hale)

Price: $38.00  $32.30

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A & M Press: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 31166

ISBN: 0890960534

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Buck Schiwetz is best known for his depiction of the Texas scene, and Texas predominates in this volume of eighty works of art, sixty-four of them splendidly reproduced in full color. Included are a number of scenes from his boyhood in Central Texas, beautiful interpretations of the Texas Gulf Coast, and paintings and drawings from the artist's early career. Price-clipped DJ has a couple of closed tears. ; Joe and Betty Moore Texas Art, #3 Series; Oblong Small 4to - 9... View more info

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The Schiwetz Legacy An Artist's Tribute to Texas, 1910-1971

By: Schiwetz, Edward Muegge "buck"

Price: $20.00  $17.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 31511

ISBN: 0292775024

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Contents: Acknowledgments and introduction through page 32, followed by 96 plates, then the artist's comments on his pictures on page 129 through page 144. If you've never experienced Buck Schiwetz art, you're in for a treat. Some wear at rear gutter. ; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 144 pages; 31511 View more info