This is a lot of 11 hardback books In the Time-Life Library of Art, illustrated with the Art work of each individual artists , and published by Time-Life books. Each book is approx. 9.25" X 12.25", each book is in a slip cover, and are in very good to fine condition. No DJ as published , and all of the slip covers are in tact with no damage. however there is some minor staining on the edges of the covers and one book has a previous owners name, and one book has pencil mark on bottom of the title page, and the inside of each book otherwise appears to be in little to maybe never read condition. This set of books will acquaint the reader with the works of the great masters from medieval to modern times and introduce you the history of art. In addition to the 11 books also is included a paper back booklet titled--The Mirror of History by H. W. Janson and has an essay by Janson that relates to this set of books, as well as a 4 page fold out that gives a Chronology of Painters from 1250 to the present, which lists the names of those painters who have made a major contribution to art. Each book has an appendix that includes a chronology of artists in that era, a bibliography, picture credits, as well as a complete index. The complete set has 28 books and this is a lot of 11 books from this set. Shipping weight is 38 pounds.
THE WORLD OF MICHELANGELO 1475-1564 was written by Robert Coughlan, illustrated , and published in 1966/1974, it has 202 pages.
THE WORLD OF DELACROIX 1798-1863 was written by Tom Prideaux, illustrated , and published in 1966/1977, it has 196 pages.
THE WORLD OF MARCEL DUCHAMP 1887-1968 was written by Calvin Tompkins, illustrated , and published in 1966/1972, it has 192 pages.
THE WORLD OF GAINSBOROUGH 1727-1788 was written by Jonathan Norton Leonard, illustrated , and published in 1969/75, it has 192 pages.
THE WORLD OF WHISTLER 1864- 1903 was written by Tom Prideaux, illustrated , and published in 1970/1974, it has 192 pages.
THE WORLD OF DURER 1471-1528 was written by Francis Russell, illustrated , and published in 1967/1795, it has 183 pages.
THE WORLD OF TITIAN 1488-1576 was written by Jay Williams, illustrated , and published in 1968/1975, it has 192 pages.
THE WORLD OF TURNER 1775-1851 was written by Diana Hirsh, illustrated , and published in 1969/1974, it has 192 pages.
THE WORLD OF VAN GOUGH 1853-1890 was written by Robert Wallace, illustrated , and published in 1969/1974, it has 192 pages.
THE WORLD OF CEZANNE 1836-1906 was written by Richard W. Murphy, illustrated , and published in 1968/1977, it has 192 pages.
THE WORLD OF LEONARD0 1452-1519 was written by Robert Wallace, illustrated , and published in 1966/1775, it has 192 pages.
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The condition of the books in this auction will be listed, to the best of my judgement, as either mint, very fine, fine, very good, good, fair, bad, or poor. I have tried to photograph and/or describe my books as honestly and fairly as possible, but I will not attempt to list every single smudge, mark, or color variation on every square inch of each page.