Recent Acquisitions

Art books


Ana Mercedes Hoyos: retrospectiva, Gift of Tasende Gallery


Casanova: the seduction of Europe, Gift of John Wilson


Charles Cundall, 1890-1971, Gift of John Wilson


Concealment & deception: the art of the camoufleurs of Leamington Spa 1939-1945, Gift of John Wilson


Daniel Sprick's fictions: recent works, Gift of Mary Beebe


Dimitri Hadzi, Gift of Tasende Gallery


Evelyn Dunbar: the lost paintings, Gift of John Wilson


Fernando Leal Audirac: la stagione che rimane, Gift of Tasende Gallery


Gary Hume: the wonky wheel, Gift of Candy Coleman


Gwathmey Siegel houses


Heriberto Juárez: platería, Gift of Tasende Gallery


Hernán Pazos: pinturas 1980-2007, Gift of Tasende Gallery


Lawrence Alloway: critic and curator, Gift of John Wilson


Magritte: the mystery of the ordinary, 1926-1938


Mariko Mori


Mona Lisa: inside the painting, Gift of Nora Sargent


Neo-Georgian architecture 1880-1970: a reappraisal, Gift of John Wilson


Richard Deutsch sculpture, Gift of Tasende Gallery


Soaring flight: Peter Lanyon's gliding paintings, Gift of John Wilson


War in the sunshine: the British in Italy 1917-1918, Gift of John Wilson


WW II: war pictures by British artists, Gift of John Wilson


Outland, Roger Ballen


The art of David Jones: vision and memory, Ariane Bankes & Paul Hills, Gift of John Wilson


Wilhelmina Geddes: life and work, Nicola Gordon Bowe, Gift of John Wilson


Wynford Dewhurst: Manchester's Monet, Roger Brown, Gift of John Wilson


Rose Hilton, Ian Collins, Gift of John Wilson


A generous vision: the creative life of Elaine De Kooning, Cathy Curtis


Britannia: icon on the coin, Katharine Eustace, Gift of John Wilson


Artistic visions, Kerry Hallam


Josef Albers in Mexico, Lauren Hinkson


Hans Falk: ein Leben - das Werk, Hans Heinz Holz, Gift of Tasende Gallery


"Independent & individualist": art in Dundee 1867-1924, Matthew Jarron, Gift of John Wilson


Women artists in Paris, 1850-1900, Laurence Madeline


The road to Parnassus: artist strategies in contemporary art and the rise of Douglas Gordon, Diego Mantoan, Gift of John Wilson


Arthur Melville: adventures in colour, Kenneth McConkey, Gift of John Wilson


Image transfer workshop, Darlene Olivia McElroy


Domestic art: curated interiors, Holly Moore


Kenneth Rowntree: a centenary exhibition, Harry Moore-Gwyn, Gift of John Wilson


Winifred Nicholson: liberation of colour, Jovan Nicholson, Gift of John Wilson


George Lance: Victorian master of still life, John Radcliffe, Gift of John Wilson


Julia Margaret Cameron's 'fancy subjects': photographic allegories of Victorian identity and empire, Jeff Rosen, Gift of John Wilson


Designing utopia: John Hargrave and the Kibbo Kift, Cathy Ross, Gift of John Wilson


Robert Rauschenberg: combines, Paul Schimmel


Nino Costa (1826-1903): transnational exchange in European landscape painting, Arnika Schmidt, Gift of John Wilson


Thingsgetwet: heartapologies, Peter Shelton, Gift of Mary Beebe


Harold Frank: abstract expressionist, 1921-1995, Sandie Stern, Gift of Karen Bowden


Southeast Asia in ruins: art and empire in the early 19th century, Sarah Tiffin, Gift of John Wilson


A life in images, George Tute, Gift of John Wilson


1995 biennial exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, Gift of Einar Gall


O'Keeffe at Abiquiu, Myron Wood, Gift of Elvi Olesen


Artists' books


Hot, warm, cool, cold, Terry Atkinson


Mi viene in mente: romanza, Gianfranco Baruchello


Games at the Cedilla: or, The Cedilla takes off, George Brecht & Robert Filliou


Scientific theories once widely believed, since proven wrong, Alison Byrnes


Silence: lectures and writings, John Cage


A year from Monday: new lectures and writings, John Cage


Changes: notes on choreography, Merce Cunningham


Bird silhouettes II: selected from the wild birds of Los Angeles, Joyce Cutler-Shaw, Gift of Joyce Cutler-Shaw


Bird silhouettes III: selected from the wild birds of Central Park, Joyce Cutler-Shaw, Gift of Joyce Cutler-Shaw


Bird silhouettes IV: selected from the wild birds of New Mexico, Joyce Cutler-Shaw, Gift of Joyce Cutler-Shaw


Body archaeology: from The anatomy lesson, Joyce Cutler-Shaw, Gift of Joyce Cutler-Shaw


DNA caduceus drawing book and proposal materials sleeve, Joyce Cutler-Shaw, Gift of Joyce Cutler-Shaw


Evolution of the DNA caduseus [sic], Joyce Cutler-Shaw, Gift of Joyce Cutler-Shaw


Japan anatomy, Joyce Cutler-Shaw, Gift of Joyce Cutler-Shaw


The circle and the self: a picture story, Joyce Cutler-Shaw, Gift of Joyce Cutler-Shaw


The dead, volume II, Joyce Cutler-Shaw, Gift of Joyce Cutler-Shaw


The dead: life cycles [unnumbered edition], Joyce Cutler-Shaw, Gift of Joyce Cutler-Shaw


The lab coats, Joyce Cutler-Shaw, Gift of Joyce Cutler-Shaw


Wingtrace/The sign of its track: National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC, January 22 to March 20, 1986, Joyce Cutler-Shaw, Gift of Joyce Cutler-Shaw


Ample food for stupid thought, Robert Filliou


A book about love & war & death: canto one, Dick Higgins


Jefferson's birthday; Postface, Dick Higgins


What are legends, Dick Higgins


Store days, Claes Oldenburg


246 little clouds, Dieter Roth


Die blaue Flut, Dieter Roth


Mundunculum, Dieter Roth


A 19-2 view, Libby Scarlett


An anecdoted topography of chance, Daniel Spoerri


Environmental reactions '78-'03: stage one 1978, Rod Summers


Le livre total, Ben Vautier


An anthology …, LaMonte Young


Music books


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Reference books


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Special Collection


Art & vinyl: a visual record, Gift of Roy Porello


The Janus Press at sixty, Gift of Connie Vinita Dowell


Courtesy, Allan Kaprow, Gift of Roy Porello


Young People


Lowriders to the center of the earth, book 2, Cathy Camper




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Music Scores


There are no new acquisitions at this time.


Compact discs


American piano classics


Black Manhattan, volume 3


Josephs neuer Kayser-Thron, Gift of Harry Crosby


"We, like Salangan swallows …": a choral gallery of Morton Feldman and contemporaries


Sibelius, Leif Ove Andsnes


Goldberg variations, Johann Sebastian Bach


Celtic symphony; The witch of Atlas; The sea-reivers; Hebridean symphony, Granville Bantock


The creatures of Prometheus, Ludwig van Beethoven


Violin concertos nos. 1, 8 and 9, Charles de Beriot


Les Troyens, Hector Berlioz


Don Quichotte chez la Duchesse, Joseph Bodin de Boismortier


Hommage à Boulez, Pierre Boulez


Nostalgic journey: Tykocin jazz suite: the music of Włodek Pawlik , Randy Brecker, Gift of Lee McCracken


Symphony no. 9, Anton Bruckner


Luther collage, Cadmus Ensemble


In the forest; The sea, Mikalojus Čiurlionis


By the sleepy lagoon; Summer days, Eric Coates


Music at the 18th-century Spanish court, Francisco Courcelle, Gift of Harry Crosby


Last leaf, Danish String Quartet


Song of the high hills; Songs, Frederick Delius


The spectre's bride, Antonín Dvořák


The Zürich concert, Julius Eastman


Laughing in rhythm: the best of the Verve years, Slim Gaillard


Harpsichord concertos, Tommaso Giordani, Gift of Harry Crosby


Piano works, Philip Glass


Play the blues, Buddy Guy & Junior Wells


Crazy girl crazy, Barbara Hannigan


Folksong symphony, Roy Harris


Concerto works, Michael Haydn, Gift of Harry Crosby


Jeanne au bucher: oratorio sur un poème de Paul Claudel, Arthur Honegger


Piano concerto in D minor, Dorothy Howell


Ahmad's blues, Ahmad Jamal


Unbound, Jasper String Quartet


Basie & beyond, Quincy Jones & Sammy Nestico, Gift of Lee McCracken


Overture to Tsar Boris; Symphony no. 2 in A major; The cedar and the palm, Vasilii Kalinnikov


Symphony no. 2, op. 9; Concerto no. 1 for violin and orchestra in D major, op. 14, Tikhon Khrennikov


Der Schneemann; Der Ring des Polycrates, Erich Wolfgang Korngold


Symphony no. 1; Symphony no. 2, Lars-Erik Larsson


Thousands of miles, Kate Lindsey


Joseph and his amazing Technicolor dreamcoat, Andrew Lloyd Webber


Orchestral works, Anatoly Lyadov


Symphony no. 3, Gustav Mahler


The Marciac suite, Wynton Marsalis, Gift of Lee McCracken


Magic nights; Nipponari; The spectre's bride, Bohuslav Martinů


La Navarraise, Jules Massenet


Reaching fourth, McCoy Tyner Trio, Gift of Lee McCracken


Sebastian, Gian Carlo Menotti


Quatuor pour la fin du temps, Olivier Messiaen


Symphonies nos. 24, 25, Nikolai Miaskovskii


Discussions, Roscoe Mitchell


The best of Airto, Airto Moreira, Gift of Lee McCracken


3 concerti for piano & orchestra, K. 107, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart


Princess Hyacinth; The tale of Honza: ballet suites, Oskar Nedbal


Symphony in A major, op. 7; Sinfonietta, op. 20, Otakar Ostrčil


Concerti per mandolini, Giovanni Paisiello


Palestrina, Hans Pfitzner


Konzert für Klavier und Orchester, f-moll op. 114, Max Reger


Slaughter on Tenth Avenue, Richard Rodgers


Pins and needles: twenty-fifth anniversary edition of the hit musical revue, Harold Rome


Symphony no. 2 in C major, op. 42 "Ocean": complete 7-movement version, Anton Rubinstein


The complete works for piano and orchestra, Camille Saint-Saëns


Carmel, Joe Sample, Gift of Lee McCracken


Concerto grosso no. 3; Concerto grosso no. 4/Symphony no. 5, Alfred Schnittke


Symphonies 1-3, Ervín Schulhoff


Storyteller, Ricardo Silveira, Gift of Lee McCracken


Piano concerto no. 2 in D minor, op. 23; Serenade in F, op. 31, Wilhelm Stenhammar


Symphonies, Charles Tournemire


Chopin evocations, Daniil Trifonov


Cendrillon: a chamber operetta in three acts, Pauline Viardot


T-Bone blues, T-Bone Walker


Lower limit, Michael Winter



Generous shadows, Tree Ring



The intouchables, Eric Toledano


Dunkirk, Christopher Nolan, Gift of Penny Buckingham