Sims Reed Rare Books:

Post-War Art

Post-War Art
From or by Marcel Duchamp or...
A very scarce copy of Marcel Duchamp's 'La Boîte-en-Valise' with a triple presentation from Duchamp.
Duchamp, MarcelFrom or by Marcel...1941–1958
BLACK SUN PORTFOLIO. An Intercontinental Quarterly...
A very good complete set of the international Black Sun Portfolio.
Black Sun: Caresse & Harry CrosbyBLACK SUN PORTFOLIO. An...1945–1947
Mirobolus, Macadam & Cie, Hautes Pâtes...
A very fresh example of the spectacular polychromatic poster for the exhibition 'Mirobolus, Macadam & Cie' held at the Galerie René Drouin, 3rd May - 1st June, 1946.
Dubuffet, JeanMirobolus, Macadam & Cie,...1946
Evolucion / Evolution
Miguel Hernandez's very scarce Art Brut artist book.
Hernandez, MiguelEvolucion / Evolution1949, Febrero
Les Jeux de la Poupée. Illustrés...
Hans Bellmer's Surrealist masterpiece 'Les Jeux de la Poupée.
Bellmer, Hans. Eluard, PaulLes Jeux de la...1949
La Métromanie, ou les dessous de...
Enid Bissett's hors commerce copy of La Métromanie with a presentation from Dubuffet.
Dubuffet, JeanLa Métromanie, ou les...1950
PHANTOMAS. Revue / Review / Revista...
A complete set of this artist periodical, founded and directed by Théodore Koenig, Joseph Noiret, Désiré Viardot, later with Gabriel & Marcel Piqueray.
PHANTOMAS. Revue / Review...1953–1977
Geh durch den Spiegel. (Go Through...
An excellent complete set of the innovative and exceedingly well-curated catalogue / bulletins of the Galerie Der Spiegel.
Various ArtistsGeh durch den Spiegel...1954–1966
Dieter Roth's very scarce first artist book, the Reykjavik-published 'Kinderbuch'.
Roth, DieterKinderbuch. (Children's Book)1957
Georges Mathieu. Catalogue [together with:] Original...
The catalogue together with its original maquette for Georges Mathieu's exhibition held in Rio de Janeiro in 1959.
Mathieu, GeorgesGeorges Mathieu. Catalogue [together...1959
Boîte Alerte. Missives Lascives. Exposition Internationale...
The scarce catalogue in the form of a post box: 'Boîte Alerte'.
Duchamp, Marcel et alBoîte Alerte. Missives Lascives...1959
Josef Beuys. Zeichnungen Aquarelle Oelbilder, plastische...
Rare catalogue of Beuys' first one-man museum exhibition, published in 500 numbered copies.
BeuysJosef Beuys. Zeichnungen Aquarelle...1961
A good copy of La Bête Noire conforming to the édition de tête and inscribed to 'Le Requin' Gustave Van Geluwe.
Broodthaers, MarcelLa Bête Noire1961
Bok 2b
Dieter Roth's early Op-Art / concrete poetry artist book.
Rot, Diter. (Dieter Roth)Bok 2b1961
Art Nucléaire
Deluxe edition limited to 190 copies consisting of the book and an additional portfolio containing 30 original documents, catalogues and manifestos of the Nuclear Art movement (numbered in the portfolio).
Arte Nucleare. Sauvage, TristanArt Nucléaire1962
meta-matic no. 10
Jean Tinguely's extraordinary mechanical drawings produced by his constructed machine / sculpture 'meta-matic no.
Tinguely, Jeanmeta-matic no. 101965
Rose oder Stern
Otto Piene's scarce early portfolio.
Piene, OttoRose oder Stern1965
A good copy of 'Cardiogramme' with Arman's two signed originals.
Arman. Lepage, JacquesCardiogramme1966
Finger Box Suitcase. (Unique Fluxus Object)
A unique Fluxus object created by Ay-O for the Venice Biennale of 1966.
Ay-oFinger Box Suitcase. (Unique...1966
Legs. (Billboard Poster)
The scarce very large format screenprint billboard poster by iconic British pop artist Allen Jones.
Jones, AllenLegs. (Billboard Poster)1967–68