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  • Constructions by FRAYN, Michael.
    FRAYN, Michael.
    Constructions

    London Wildwood House 1974

    First edition. Unpaginated. 309 "Constructions" Silver overprinted laminated boards. Pages a little sge darkened else very good. With Eduardo Paolozzi's bookplate. Explores some of the great problems in philosophy and of everyday life.

    Stock ID: 20597
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  • Ed Kluz: by (ED KLUZ) Knox, Tim HORSFALL TURNER, Olivia.
    (ED KLUZ) Knox, Tim HORSFALL TURNER, Olivia.
    Ed Kluz: The Lost House Revisited

    London Merrell 2017

    Foreword by John Harris. 192 pages 200 illustrations. 4to. Red boards with illustrated dust wrapper. Stunning publication which illustrates Ed Kluz's paintings with commentaries by the authors on the houses featured and lost country houses in general.

    Stock ID: 20659
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  • Fads and Fancies by SUTTON, Denys. [ with an introducction by Kenneth Clark ]
    SUTTON, Denys. [ with an introducction by Kenneth Clark ]
    Fads and Fancies

    Salisbury Michael Russell Publishing 1980

    240pp illustrated with b/w and colour plates. 4to. Very good with worn and slightly chipped dust wrapper. Inscribed and signed by Eduardo Paolozzi to Robin Spencer, "For Robin from EP Dec 1980" Eighteen illustrated essays which first appeared in Apollo Magazine

    Stock ID: 20599
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  • Highland Stoneware by HASLAM, Malcolm
    HASLAM, Malcolm
    Highland Stoneware The first twenty five years of a Scottish Pottery

    Beauchamp Richard Dennis 1991

    112pp illustrated with colour and b/w plates. Tall 4to. Fine copy with dust wrapper and decorated end papers . Signed dedication copy from the author to Eduardo Paolozzi with best wishes inscription on the title page. Published to mark the 25th anniversary of this pottery situated in the far north of Scotland.

    Stock ID: 20577
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  • McCALL, Mitzi.
    Interior with Figure: The Life and Painting of Charles McCall

    Lewes The Book Guild 1987

    198pp illustrated with 12 pages of b/w plates. Very good with dust wrapper. Inscribed and signed "For Sir Eduardo, in the hope it may interest you with every good wish Mitzi McCall 30 May 1994"

    Stock ID: 20598
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  • Kunst der sechziger Jahre im Wallraf-Richartz Museum Köln 1969 - (3. erweiterte Auflage) - Art of the Sixties by [POP ART]
    [POP ART]
    Kunst der sechziger Jahre im Wallraf-Richartz Museum Köln 1969 - (3. erweiterte Auflage) - Art of the Sixties

    Köln, Wallraf-Richartz Museum, Köln,

    Third edition. Unpaginated . Vinyl binding with title embossed. Perspex binder with 50mm binding screws keeping the book together. Silk paper prelims. Mounted colour images. One replacement binding screw has been inserted, similar to the original. Upper wrapper a bit warped. Magnificent exhibition catalogue based on a model of Wolf Vostell and printed on various media (polystyrene sheets, acetate, kraft paper, etc.). Illustrated with innumerable reproductions including some fold outs. Includes works of Joseph Albers, Horst, Joseph Beuys, Jim Dine, Jean Dubuffet, Dan Flavin, Richard Hamilton, Jasper Johns, Donald Judd, Ellsworth Kelly, Yves Klein, Sol Lewitt, Louise Nevelson, Claes Oldenburg, Gerhard Richter, Pierre Soulage, Antoni Tapies, Wayne Thiebaud, Cy Twombly and Andy Warhol. Texts…

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    Köln, Wallraf-Richartz Museum, Köln,

    Third edition. Unpaginated . Vinyl binding with title embossed. Perspex binder with 50mm binding screws keeping the book together. Silk paper prelims. Mounted colour images. One replacement binding screw has been inserted, similar to the original. Upper wrapper a bit warped. Magnificent exhibition catalogue based on a model of Wolf Vostell and printed on various media (polystyrene sheets, acetate, kraft paper, etc.). Illustrated with innumerable reproductions including some fold outs. Includes works of Joseph Albers, Horst, Joseph Beuys, Jim Dine, Jean Dubuffet, Dan Flavin, Richard Hamilton, Jasper Johns, Donald Judd, Ellsworth Kelly, Yves Klein, Sol Lewitt, Louise Nevelson, Claes Oldenburg, Gerhard Richter, Pierre Soulage, Antoni Tapies, Wayne Thiebaud, Cy Twombly and Andy Warhol. Texts in English and German.

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    Stock ID: 20658
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  • HUELSENBECK, Richard.
    Memoirs of a Dada Drummer

    University of California Press [1969] 1991 edition

    202pp edited by Hans J Kleinschmidt. Wrappers. Very good copy. Bookplate of Eduardo Paolozzi on inside of front wrapper. Colour postcard "Villa America" pasted inside back wrapper.

    Stock ID: 20600
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  • Modelling and Sculpture in the Making by JAGGER, Sargeant.
    JAGGER, Sargeant.
    Modelling and Sculpture in the Making

    London, Studio Limited "How to do it" Series [1933] Reprint edition of 1935

    79pp illustrated with 33 b/w tipped in photographs showing processes, tools and equipment, various clay models etc. 4to. Silvered decorated boards, cloth spine. Also analyses the work of key sculptors including Rodin, Bourdelle etc. Following active service in the First World War, Jagger sculpted many works on the theme of war and particularly war memorials which was one of Gavin's eduring interests. Signed on the paste down by a previous owner. With the bookplate of Gavin Stamp below. Loosely inserted short email correspondence concerning the condition of the Royal Artillery Monument, designed by Jagger which reveals Gavin's interest in Jagger and is beween Mark Jones at…

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    London, Studio Limited "How to do it" Series [1933] Reprint edition of 1935

    79pp illustrated with 33 b/w tipped in photographs showing processes, tools and equipment, various clay models etc. 4to. Silvered decorated boards, cloth spine. Also analyses the work of key sculptors including Rodin, Bourdelle etc. Following active service in the First World War, Jagger sculpted many works on the theme of war and particularly war memorials which was one of Gavin's eduring interests. Signed on the paste down by a previous owner. With the bookplate of Gavin Stamp below. Loosely inserted short email correspondence concerning the condition of the Royal Artillery Monument, designed by Jagger which reveals Gavin's interest in Jagger and is beween Mark Jones at the V&A and Gavin Stamp.

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    Stock ID: 20213
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  • Sports and Divertissments by JOHNSON, Ronald & SATIE, Erik ( Ian Hamilton Finlay & John Furnival )
    JOHNSON, Ronald & SATIE, Erik ( Ian Hamilton Finlay & John Furnival )
    Sports and Divertissments

    Edinburgh 1965. Wild Hawthorn Press

    9pp, Unpaginated. Card covers spiral bound. Good copy. These are poems made from Satie s notes, in French, to the piano pieces Sports and Divertissments. An early example of work from Ian Hamilton Finlays -Wild Hawthorn Pre Black & white drawings with gold decoration by John Furnival,. Previous owners name in pencil on inside of front wrapper.

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  • The Poet Assassinated by Signed by Jim Dine on title page [DINE, Jim] APOLLINAIRE, Guillaume.
    Signed by Jim Dine on title page [DINE, Jim] APOLLINAIRE, Guillaume.
    The Poet Assassinated

    New York Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1968

    First edition. 128pp illustrated. 4to. Very good condition; clean and crisp; inscribed on title page and with very good dust wrapper in protective glassine wrapper. Translation by Rod Padgett.

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  • RUSKIN, John.
    The Political Economy of Art Being the substance (with additions) of two lectures delivered at Manchester, July 10th and 13th, 1857

    London Smith, Elder and Co. 1857

    First edition. 248pp, publishers ads on end papers. Original 8vo printed boards, spine repaired. Published as part of the publisher's 'New Cheap Series'. Bookplate of Arthur Digby Besant, 1914 and Gavin Stamp, 1978. Arthur Digby Besant was the son of Annie Besant and joined the Theosophical Society in 1893. Architectural bookplate on paste down opposite that of Gavin's. There is also a signature on the printed end paper of F Besant dated 1865.

    Stock ID: 20262
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  • [GUGGENHEIM GUIDE BOOK] SWEENEY James J. [Introuction]
    The Soloman R Guggenheim Museum

    New York Published by the Museum nd c1959

    Unpaginated. Introduction c4pp translated into German & French as well as in English b.w plates. Paper wrappers. Small 8vo. Pen note by previous owner who was Cordelia Oliver, who was an Art Critic at the Guardian and Glasgow Herald before going to work at the New York Times in the 1980s. The few annotations are reputedly hers.

    Stock ID: 20372
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  • STOWE: FORSTER, Henry Rumsey.
    The Stowe Catalogue, Priced and Annotated:

    London, David Bogue 1848

    Frontispiece shows reproduction of Rembrandt painting, with tissue guard, title page, + list of subscribers + xxxiiip introduction, illustrated with steel engravings, 310pp documenting the sale including some illustrations of objects in the sale. Includes historical notes on Stowe with engravings. 22 pages of advertisements at rear including one for 1849 24 day sale of the library at Stowe by Sotheby's 4to. Half calf, green, blind stamped cloth, Rebacked to make a good copy with original spine lettering preserved. Bookplate of J Sulley, Nottingham. [ Possibly Joseph Sulley, Nottingham Jeweller an father of architect Henry Sulley] The bankruptcy of Richard Grenville, 2nd Duke of Buckingham and Chandos led to this famous Stowe sale of paintings,…

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    London, David Bogue 1848

    Frontispiece shows reproduction of Rembrandt painting, with tissue guard, title page, + list of subscribers + xxxiiip introduction, illustrated with steel engravings, 310pp documenting the sale including some illustrations of objects in the sale. Includes historical notes on Stowe with engravings. 22 pages of advertisements at rear including one for 1849 24 day sale of the library at Stowe by Sotheby's 4to. Half calf, green, blind stamped cloth, Rebacked to make a good copy with original spine lettering preserved. Bookplate of J Sulley, Nottingham. [ Possibly Joseph Sulley, Nottingham Jeweller an father of architect Henry Sulley] The bankruptcy of Richard Grenville, 2nd Duke of Buckingham and Chandos led to this famous Stowe sale of paintings, sculpture and other works of art in 1848.

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  • Unit One: The Modern Movement in English Architecture, Painting and Sculpture by READ, Herbert (ed.)
    READ, Herbert (ed.)
    Unit One: The Modern Movement in English Architecture, Painting and Sculpture

    London, Cassell 1934

    124pp, 67 plates b/w photographs. 4to. Yellow cloth with brown lettering in dw which is preserved in good order in a glassine wrapper. Iconic book which covers work by: Sculptors: Henry Moore, Barbara Hepworth; Painters: John Armstrong, John Bigge, Edward Burra, Tristram Hillier, Paul Nash, Ben Nicholson, Edward Wadsworth; Architects: Wells Coates, Colin Lucas. Bookplate of Arthur Cyril Hilton 1897-1960 on front paste down. Hilton exhibited, as a modernist painter, at Manchester City Art Gallery, The Walker, in Liverpool and Salford. He was influenced by Claude Flight. His ownership stamp also stamped onto fore edges of the book but this does not detract.

    Stock ID: 20684
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