A Way of Life: Kettles Yard
Cambridge. Cambridge University Press. 1984
First edition. 254 pages. Illustrated throughout with b&w photographs of Kettle's Yard. 300 x 315mm Long 4to. A photographic guided tour of Jim Ede's Kettle's Yard. Kettle's Yard was a series of cottages in Cambridge restored by Ede as a place to live and as a place to house his collection of twentieth century art. The residence became internationally renowned and was open to students and visitors from around the world. The art includes pieces by David Jones, Christopher Wood, Miro, Winifred Nicholson, Brancusi, Ben Nicholson, Gaudier-Brzeska, Henry Moore, and Lucie Rie. The house is now open to the public. This copy is a little worn and has no dust wrapper but internally is very good.