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Image for '73-74: an annual of new art and artists

'73-74: an annual of new art and artists

By: Sandberg, Willem (Ed)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: New York, Abrams, 1974

Edition: First edition


4to (296 x 212mm). Pp 203 illustrated in b&w and some colour throughout. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. A survey of the work of 53 contemporary artists. View more info

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65 Livres Illustrés

By: Picasso, Pablo

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Geneva, Galerie Patrick Cramer, 1981

Edition: First edition


Paperback catalogue to an exhibition mounted at the Galerie >Patrick Cramer in 1981. Sq 8vo (200 x 200mm). Unpaginated. 65 monochrome illustrations printed on recto pages with all relevant details printed on the facing page. One of a print-run of 1500 copies. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. 4pp printed price list from the Gazlerie Patrick Cramer laid-in. View more info

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A Bestiary

By: Wilbur, Richard (Compiler)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate, 1993

Edition: First UK edition


Illustrated by Alexander Calder. 4to (312 x 228mm). Pp 74. Black cloth boards stamped in silver on the spine and upper panel. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

A Dictionary Of Artists 1760 - 1893

By: Graves, Algernon

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London: H. Graves, 1901,


1st edition. 4to. Pp xiv + 314. Quarter bound in leather stamped in gilt with sides of green cloth boards. TEG. Leather is rubbed at the edges and has a worn patch in the lower centre. Binding is tight and contents clean. Near Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

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A Hand to Obey the Demon's Eye: The Life and Work of the Painter Norman Douglas Hutchinson

By: Hutchinson, Norman Douglas

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Unicorn Press, 2000

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed


Introduced and edited by Julian Halsby. 4to (314 x 228mm). Pp 150 illustrated in full colour and with b&w photographs throughout. Grey cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Gift inscription signed by the author on the front free endpaper: To Beti with my love xx Norman Nov 2000 else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

A History of French Painting from Its Earliest to Its Latest Practice: including An Account of the French Academy of Painting, Its Salons Schools of Instruction and Regulations

By: Stranahan, C.H.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1888

Edition: First edition


8vo. Pp xviii + frontis and 15 tissue-protected monochrome plates. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel. Top edge gilt. The bevelled boards are a little rubbed at the edges. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket. The hinges have been professionally strengthened. View more info

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A Picasso Anthology: Documents, Criticism, Reminiscences

By: McCully, Marilyn (Ed)

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, The Arts Council & Thames & Hudson, 1981

Edition: First edition


First printing of this 8vo paperback edition. Pp 288 with b&w illustrations throughout. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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A Picture of Britain

By: Dimbleby, David

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Tate Publishing, 2005

Edition: First edition


4to (284 x 220mm). Pp 223 illustrated in full colour throughout. Brown cloth boards stamped in metallic copper on the spine. With essays by David Blayney Brown, Richard Humphreys and Christine Riding. A clean and tightly bound copy in an unclipped dust-jacket. The dust-jacket has one small closed tear. View more info

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A Woman's Touch: Women in Design from 1860 to tjhe Present Day

By: Anscombe, Isabelle

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Virago, 1984

Edition: First edition


First printing of this 4to paperback edition (244 x 182mm). Pp 216 with b&w illustrations throughout + 8pp colour plates. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. Diagonal crease to the bottom corner of lower wrapper. View more info

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Abstract America

By: Saatchi Gallery

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Saatchi Gallery/Jonathan Cape, 2008

Edition: First edition


First printing. 4to (295 x 286mm). Pp 390 illustrated in full colour throughout. Glazed printed paper boards. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

Abstract Painting and Sculpture in America 1927 - 1944

By: Lane, John R, and Susan C, Larsen (eds)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: New York, Abrams, 1983

Edition: First edition


Published on the occasion of the exhibition of the same title. 4to paperback (280 x 218mm). Pp 256 illustrated in colour and b&w throughout. Top corners of wrapper, front and back, show a hint of light diagonal creasing else a clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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abstraction création 1931-1936

By: Fabre, Gladys C.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Munster & Paris, Westfalisches Landesmuseum/Musée d'Art Moderne, 1978

Edition: First edition


Exhibition catalogue. Landscape 4to (230 x 260mm). Pp 309 illustrated with b&w photographs throughout with 16 pp in colour. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. All text is in German and Frach - parallel texts. View more info

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Age of Surrealism

By: Fowlie, Wallace

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Dennis Dobson, 1953

Edition: First UK edition


1st printing. 8vo. Pp 203. Brown cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Name and address of ownership in ink and stamped on the ffe else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. The index and rear 6 pages show slight folding damage at the foot of the pagesThe protected dust jacket is soiled at the spine and a little rubbed at the edges especially at the head of the spine. View more info

Amedeo Modigliani

By: Modigliani, Amedeo

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Bergamo: Instituto Italiano d’Arti Grafiche,


1st edition. Masters of Colour series. 4to (344 X 248 mm). Short intro and 12 tipped-in full-page colour plates. Very Good in printed wrappers with colour print tipped on to upper wrapper. Original edge-rubbed glassine dust-jacket. View more info

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American Realists: Homer to Hopper

By: Young, Mahonri Sharp

Price: £40.00

Publisher: New York, Watson-Gupthill, 1977

Edition: First edition


1st edition. 4to (292 x 265mm). Pp 208 illustrated in colour and b&w throughout. 48 full-page colour plates and 120 full-page b&w illustrations. Green cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and bright, price-clipped dust-jacket. The free endpapers show a little very light creasing. Discusses the lives and work of Winslow Homer, James McNeill Whistler, Mary Cassatt, Thomas Eakins, Frank Duveneck, William... View more info