October 2013 News

Winslow Homer, Autumn, 1877.
October 23, 2013
Artsy is an “online platform for discovering and collecting artwork.” Currently the site serves 50,000+ images by 11,000+ artists with a focus on contemporary art. In addition to the art market, Artsy strives to provide context to the artworks through essays, interviews with artists, curators, and...
Bookplate of Alfred Fowler by Antonio de Guezala, 1920, 15.1 x 8.8 cm.
October 14, 2013
Spanish painter and printmaker Antonio Guezala y Ayrivié (1889-1956) was active in Bilbao. This ex-libris, which Guezala designed for Alfred Fowler in 1920, was exhibited the following year at the Grolier Club as part of the American Bookplate Society’s Sixth Annual Exhibition of Contemporary...
Dress, Evening, by Irene, ca. 1935
October 9, 2013
The Berg Fashion Library brings together scholarly books and journals as well as reference works and critical writings on fashion history and theory. Search or browse more than 8000 images by place, garment type, theme, etc. The August 2013 update includes new journal content, entries on steampunk...
Love in The Time of War - Robin Price, Publisher
October 1, 2013
Robin Price, Printer & Publisher, recently released her latest finely printed book. Love in The Time of War contains 25 poems by Pulitzer Prize winner Yusef Komunyakaa. The poems are printed letterpress with silver ink onto individually painted, hand-dyed silk. Watch a video about the silk-...