Sculpture [Dupont Only]
New York: Rock Foundation, 1988. First Edition. Folios, 3 volumes, VG/no DJs as issued; gray cloth boards, black lettering to spines: very mild overall wear to boards, spines faded beige (lettering clear and legible); minimal wear to clean text-blocks; interiors clean; VOLUME 3.1 [COSMIC GAMES]; VOLUME 3.2 [THE LABYRINTH & OTHER PATHS TO OTHER WORLDS]; VOLUME 3.3 [THE WORLD TURNED UPSIDE DOWN]; frontispieces; volumes housed in VG- brown cloth slipcase; shelved above Case 4.
Milano, Italy: Silvana Editoriale, 2006. Quarto, 303 pages, VG-; paperback, gloss paper covers with flaps, spine maroon with white lettering: mild edgewear; mild staining to spine, lettering unaffected; very light age-toning/mild wear to text-block, small diagonal scratch to top; interior clean and replete with full-color graphics and plates of Renaissance wooden sculpture, with many works featuring the Madonna and Child; text in Italian; shelved Sculpture.
Milano, Italy: Skira, 2006. First Edition. Square quarto, VG-/VG; DJ, black spine, white lettering: minimal wear to DJ, protected by thick VG- plastic covering; text-block clean; marginalia in pencil to Kuspit's introductory essay (pages 9-37); interior replete with black-and-white and full-color gloss images and plates of Paley's works; mild occasional imperfections to interior, graphics unaffected; SIGNED by Paley to half-title page; shelved Front Table.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1996. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 231 pages, VG/VG-; DJ, black spine, muted gold and white lettering: overall mild wear to covers, flaps recreased, vertical crease to back cover, DJ covered by mylar; matte black faux-cloth paper boards, bright gold lettering to spine: rubbing to spine, lettering somewhat affected yet clear and legible; spine slightly cocked, light bumping to head and tail; light age-toning/very mild wear to text-block; name and address of previous owner to ffep; interior clean, replete with graphics of Paley's works; SIGNED by Paley to half-title page, dated 10.2.1996 in Rochester, New York; shelved Front Table.
Paris, France: Maeght Éditeur, 1963. First Edition. Folio, white matte paper wraps, no lettering to white spine; black lettering and original artwork by Calder to front cover; 20 pages, [12 pages], leaves unbound; VG-; mild overall wear to wraps, mild creasing/wear to edges and hinges; fingerprint marks and other more mild imperfections to back cover; light age-toning/minor imperfections to interior, text and graphics unaffected; contains essays by Jones and Ragon with 7 original lithographs by Calder interspersed, a 4-page "Chroniques" article dated November 1963, and an 8-page insert featuring a full-color photographic portrait of Calder followed by 7 black-and-white images of his large-scale metal sculptures; volume contains 8 original drawings by Calder specifically for this issue; text in French; shelved Case 11.
Firenze [Florence], Italy: Giunti Editore, 2010. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 429 pages, G+; blue gloss paper boards, white lettering: spine cocked, boards somewhat shaken, binding strong; bumping to head, tail, and corners; small tear to top corner of back board; slight wave to text-block, light scuffing to bottom of text-block, top and fore-edge clean; mild liquid staining with buckling to margins of endpapers and interior, text and graphics unaffected; interior replete with full-color graphics and plates, gloss leaves; text in Italian; shelved Front Table.
New York: Random House, 1958. First Edition, Fifth Printing. Octavo, 423 pages; VG-/G-; spine beige with black lettering; dust jacket protected with mylar covering, price uncut '$5.95'; dust jacket has moderate wear, including chipping to head and tail of spine, rubbing and creases throughout; INSCRIBED opposite title page by Joseph Hirshhorn to Libby Holman; shelved case 5.