Category: Maksla (Art)


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The Heritage of Religious Architecture and Art in Riga

By: Levina, Marina; Zilgalvis, Janis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Riga, Neputns: 2010

Seller ID: 002015

Condition: New

447pp. Extensively illustrated. NEW "This book--- brings together descriptions of 60 places of worship,monastries and complexes of such buildings. The text is supplemented with graphic material (plans, designs, survey drawings relating to churches as well as historical images, photographs of works of religious art, etc. ---The churches of iga constitute that element of national culture which manifestly conects Latvia with the long building traditions of Western E... View more info

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Sigismunds Vidbergs

By: Liepins, Olgerts

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Waverly, Latvju Gramata: 1974

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 003984

Condition: Very Good +

187pp. Dj spine faded, covers quite clear, very minimal edgewear, enclosed in a clear mylar protector, else a very good, clean, bright, tight copy. Second, expanded edition. Extensively illustrated with examples of the artist's work. In Latvian with a brief introduction in English. Titles in Latvian and English. ( first published in Riga in 1942) "The most notable representative of Art Deco in Latvian graphic art was Sigismunds Vidbergs -- focused on many varied the... View more info

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Per Mani Pirmo, Man Talak majas!

By: Lindbergs, Ivars

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Altos, Gvido Press: 1976

Seller ID: 003015

Condition: Very Good +

[8pp] 350 copies. A very good, clean, tight copy. Tall, narrow quarto. 30x11 cm. Illustrations by Gvido Augusts. " Skiet, ka I. Lindberga dzejas alfa un omega ir - "ligsmot un ligot vasaras muzigas kazas". Daba, pasaule, aizmuzu archetipiskas nojautas, Erosa davatais gandarijums un maigi viriskiga sievietes dveseliskuma cildinasana" (V. Vecgravis) View more info

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Coral Castle: The Mystery of Ed Leedskalnin and His American Stonehenge

By: McClure, Rusty; Heffron, Jack

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Ternary Publishing: 2009

Seller ID: 001906

Condition: New

161pp. Photographs. NEW Unread " Edward Leedskalnin, an eccentric Latvian immigrant, built Coral Castle in the 1920s and '30s. Working alone with primitive tools, he quarried, carved, and set in place over 1,100 tons of coral rock, creating what is commonly known as the American Stonehenge. How he accomplished this amazing feat remains a mystery. Some believe he was simply a talented stonemason and engineer. Many others believe he had somehow harnessed anti-gravity pow... View more info

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The Visconti Hours: National Library, Florence (Slipcase Edition)

By: Millard Meiss; Edith W Kirsch

Price: $42.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003926

Condition: Fine

262pp 128 full page colour illustrations. Comentary, notes, bibliography. Previous owner's aquisition info very discreetly inscribed on t.p. Else a fine, attractive copy in a fine slipcase. Faux navy blue leather decorated in gilt. "This extraordinary manuscript, perhaps one of the gayest, most spontaneous and fanciful of Western illuminations, is an exceptionally rich Book of Hours painted by two quite different artists. In the late 1300s --- early 1400s ---stunni... View more info

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Lacplesa Hronika 1- Ziemas Vilks

By: Ngujens, Kao Viets

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Riga, Prometejs: 2014

Seller ID: Riga 14ze

Condition: NEW

64pp. Softcover. NEW “Ziemas vilki” ir pirmā no sešām „Lāčplēša hronikas” grāmatām, kas veidotas pēc Andreja Pumpura eposa “Lāčplēsis” motīviem. Divpadsmitā gadsimta beigās līdera Vaišvilka vadībā Līvzemē siro leiši. Viņi nodedzina Ikšķiles pili. Līvu bēgļi dodas uz Lielvārdi lūgt palīdzību, taču leiši vi ... View more info

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Julijs Madernieks

By: Novadniece, I

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Riga, Zinatne: 1982

Seller ID: 001534

Condition: Very Good +

171pp. Illustrated. Photographs, reproductions in colour and b&w. A very good, clean, tight copy. "Julijs Madernieks labi pazina latviesu tautas makslu. Vins petija ggeometriska ornamenta grafiskas ipatnibas, ritma attiecibas, kolorita sabalansejumu. Julis Madernieks prata saistit tautas dailradi ar profesionalo makslu." (I. N) View more info

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By: Pelecis, Valentins

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Tilta Apgads: 1963

Seller ID: 002194

Condition: Very Good +

233pp. Illustrated. 6 sketches by Kalmite. Dj. extremities show some light wear, previous ownesrs sig. on tp, else a very good, clean, tight copy.. Jana Kalmites zimejumi sangvina. Starp visu citu, Dzejnieks apdzejo savu cinu ar sevi, Dievu un muzibu, ka ari apjusmo visu parejoso, skaisto ka ari to nozelo. "--no vienas puses izskan nemiers un protests pret liktena bardzibu, cilveku liekulibu, liela Meistara vienaldzibu ---- No otras puses, seit sastopam nenogursto... View more info

Saule Un Smiltis

By: Pludonis, V(ilis)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: (Minneapolis), Tilts:

Seller ID: 001100

Condition: Very Good +

158pp. Illustrated. A very good, clean, bright, tight copy. "Pludona stasti un telojumi Saule un smiltis liecina par liela dzejnieka noverosanas un telosanas spejam proza" (Tilts) "Makslinieks Indrikis Zeberins ar saviem darbiem devis lielu ieguldijumu latviesu gramatu grafikas attistiba, kuri atveidoja zemnieku dzivi, pieversot uzmanibu videi un apkartejam detalam--" (Antonia) Krajuma sekojosie stasti: Selga. Jurmalas legenda. Maza Andula pirmas bernibas... View more info

Janis Rozentals

By: Pujate, Inta

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Riga, Liesma: 1991

Seller ID: 000973

Condition: Almost As New

(300) 205 Colour plates, 86 monochrome reproductions of posters, sketches; some photographs included. Extensive essay in Latvian with summaries in Russian, German and English. An attractive copy in clean, bright, tight condition. Large size: 12.5" x 9" "Latvian painter, graphic designer, writer, critic and teacher -- In both his art and writings he conveyed his synthetic approach and his underlying concern for raising the level of all branches of the a... View more info

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Radio Vilnis Nr.1 25.VIII-31. VIII 1940

By: Radiofikacijas un radiofonijas komit. pie Latvijas PSR Tautas Komisaru Padomes

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Riga, Radiofikacijas un radiofonijas komit. pie Latvijas PSR Tautas Komisaru Padomes: 1940

Seller ID: 004040

Condition: Very Good +

24pp. In very good + condition. (Has O. Vacietis Olivu iela 7-10 Riga typewritten on front cover, but probably not connected to O. Vacietis the poet.) Weekly Radio program guide. Illustrated, Articles, photographs, commercial advertisements. Latvijas Vilnis turpinajums. Issue nr.1. An interesting memento of the early months of the first soviet occupation of Latvia. View more info

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Krusta Skolas Gramata

By: Ramanis, Juris Natanaels

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Riga, Zvaigzne ABC: 1995

Seller ID: 003309

Condition: Very Good +

173.pp. Illustrated. 2000 numbered copies, this - #55 Interesting facsimili example of an early self innitiated pulic religious instruction text diseminated in handwritten form, seen as politically subversive by the authorities. This facsimili is reproduced with comentaries. Summary in both English and German "J.N.Ramana "Krusta skolas gramata" atrodam gan pasa autora sacerejumus un dzejas, gan citu autoru darbu parstastijumu, gan parrakstitus tekstus. Vis... View more info

Ludolf Liberts

By: Reau, Louis Member, Institut De France.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Gramatu Draugs: 1970

Seller ID: 000709

Condition: Very Good

26 colour plates. Introduction in Latvian, English, French, German. List of paintings and acknowledgements in all four languages. Attractive red cloth has a very faint mark on front cover, else a very clean, bright, tight copy. "By turns a painter of historical subjects, of portraits, of landscapes, Ludofs Liberts appears today as the national painter of Latvia" (L. Reau.) ( Latvian impressionist with works in the Louvre. Liberts died in exile in New York in 19... View more info

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Lolita Zihmane Grafika

By: Reihmane, Laima

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Riga, Liesma: 1989

Seller ID: 002180

Condition: Very Good

[105pp] 22.5 cm x 22.5 cm. 70 plates in dsifferent sizes. Essays in Latvian Russian and English. "Graphic art. Zihmane is very much involved in the world of nature,... leaves, birds people... The real and the immaginary become an indivisible unity." View more info

Tuvplani Dzemma Skulme

By: Repse, Gundega

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Jumava: 2000

Seller ID: 000474

Condition: Very Good +

130pp. Illustrated. Gramata sakas ar intrigu - Gundegas Repses pierakstiem iztelota filmesanas laukuma, kura it ka top filma par Dz.Skulmi... Stasts turpinas jau realas sarunas par makslinieces dzimtu, radoso dzivi, attiecibam ar varu un sabiedribu. Gramata bagatigs fotografiju un makslinieces darbu reprodukciju klasts. View more info

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Riga Tuvplana Riga in Cose Up Riga Im Detail

By: Salcevics, Romvalds

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Riga, Fosal IU: 2008

Seller ID: 003549

Condition: Fine

143pp. Fine. Extensively illustrated in colour. Text in Latvian, English and German. A Visual survey of Riga's architectural sculpture over the centuries with some prominence given to its magnificent Art Nouveau public sculpture. View more info

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Vilhelms Purvitis Reprodukciju Albums

By: Savickis Peteris

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Riga, Liesma: 1989

Seller ID: 002377

Condition: As New

Unpaginated (about 110) An attractive fresh looking, as new copy. Initial Text in Latvian then summaries in Latvian, Russian, English and German. Selected works by the notable Latvian impressionist, Vilhelms Purvitis. Text and artwork selection by Peteris Savickis, art photography by Andrejs Tose. xx View more info

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Zenta Maurina Bilder Aus Ihrem Leben

By: Sigg, Isa (Compiled by)

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Memmingen, Maximilian Dietrich Verlag: 1983

Seller ID: 002866

Condition: Very Good +

158pp. 150 photographs. A very good clean, tight copy Bibliography of published works 1949 -1978 Introduction by Christoph Lippelt. Photo comentary by Isa Sigg View more info

Teli Un Ideali Dzives Zina Un Dzives Izjuta Latviesu Makslinieklu Veidolos

By: Silins, Janis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Alfreda Kalnaja Apgads: 1964

Seller ID: 000228

Condition: Good +

66pp. Illustrated. Good, clean copy. Two page summary in English. otherwise in Latvian. ( An appreciation of Latvian art) "The question is whether there are any typical Latvian qualities within the framework of general historical conditions and successive generations." An illustrated study. View more info

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Latvijas Maksla 1800 -1914 Vol.I

By: Silins, Janis

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Daugava: 1979

Seller ID: 002592

Condition: Very Good +

287pp. Extensively illustrated, some colour plates. 14 page English summary. A very good, clean, bright tight copy. Previous nowner's sig on half title. Includes list of subscribers booklet. "Autora uzdevums ir apstaklu robezas sniegt vispareju makslas un makslas dzives attistibas ainu Latvija, verojot stilisko centienu un paaudzu mainas celtniecibas un telotaju makslu jomas" (Autors) Heavy book Please contact seller in advance for best shipping rates. View more info