Art

  • 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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  • English, Scottish and Welsh Landscape: Verse Chosen by John Betjeman and Geoffrey Taylor by BETJEMAN John, Geoffrey TAYLOR and John PIPER
    BETJEMAN John, Geoffrey TAYLOR and John PIPER
    English, Scottish and Welsh Landscape: Verse Chosen by John Betjeman and Geoffrey Taylor

    London: Frederick Muller 1944

    121pp with c.20 full page coloured lithographs. Small 8vo in decorated cloth with design by Piper, some shelf wear to spine and corners otherwise vg. A selection of poems about British landscape, illustrated with lovely colour lithographs by John Piper. Part of the New Excursions into English Poetry Series.

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  • Exhibitions at Corsham Court and Beechfield by BATH ACADEMY OF ART
    BATH ACADEMY OF ART
    Exhibitions at Corsham Court and Beechfield

    At the Bath Academy of Arts 1964

    Unpaginated.20pp Black and white paper wrappers. Roneo typed pages and b/w illustrated internal pages on grey paper. Folded imperial paper. Stapled. Lord Methuen - the artist Paul Ayshford - established the Academy at his home, Corsham Court, Wiltshire, in 1946. The first directors were Clifford and Rosemary Ellis, and the early syllabus included printmaking, film, music and drama, in addition to the basic subjects of painting and sculpture. The 1964 catalogues features works selected by Gillian Ayres, Martin Froy and others. Lovely ephemeral catalogue of student work from this progressive Liberal Arts College.

    Stock ID: 20824
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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

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  • CHAPLIN, Stephen.
    Forty-two Exercises

    Leeds: Printed by W. S. Maney & Son Ltd. 1974

    Limited Edition of 100 copies, this being No. 26. Paperback. Yellow wrappers, lightly rubbed along spine, light spots to some pages, in good+ condition. Octavo. , 42 pages of passages, SIGNED by Stephen Chaplin on the title page, the author was an artist and lecturer in Art in Leeds from 1961-1991

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  • Francis Bacon by (BACON) ALLEY Ronald (catalogue raisonné and documentation) ROTHENSTEIN John (intro)
    (BACON) ALLEY Ronald (catalogue raisonné and documentation) ROTHENSTEIN John (intro)
    Francis Bacon

    London Thames and Hudson 1964

    292pp, 27 tipped-in colour plates and 260 monochrome plates. 4to. Very good green cloth with dw a little torn and creased to edges and corners. Catalogue raisonné of Bacon's work from 1929 to the summer of 1963, including some of his most important destroyed paintings. Introduction by John Rothenstein, then Director of the Tate Gallery, who organised Tate's major retrospective of Bacon's work in 1962. From the library of Robert James McKinstry, although without his signature or inscription.

    Stock ID: 15342
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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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  • LIDÉN, Klara.
    Klara Lidén: rumpf flachen und plunderer banden

    Bielefeld, Leipzig , Berlin Kerber 2011

    Unpagiinated. Single sided colour + b/w plates (15)pp. 8vo cloth covered with embossed title on the upper board and spine, very good. Working in performance, installation, sound and video, Swedish artist Klara Liden (born 1979) proposes a theoretical and sometimes literal public art of intervention and detournement. This publication illustrates, among other works, a series of garbage cans and a range of black-and-white slide projections showing simple actions in blurred, slowed frame sequences.

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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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  • Lucie Rie [1987] by [RIE, Lucie] BIRKS, Tony
    [RIE, Lucie] BIRKS, Tony
    Lucie Rie [1987]

    Somerset Marston House 1994

    224pp illustrated with colour and b/w plates. 4to. Stiff card wrappers. Very good copy. The story of the life of Lucie Rie, her friendship with Bernard Leach and Hans Coper and illustrates a wide range of work from tableware to specially commissioned pots.

    Stock ID: 20834
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  • Malta: Wartime pictures by (MALTA) HUGHES Quentin
    (MALTA) HUGHES Quentin
    Malta: Wartime pictures

    The Wirral, Cheshire Nearhos Publications 2000

    Limited edition. no 38 of 50 Signed by Quentin Hughes on verso of title. 100pp illustrated with colour and b/w plates. Square and small 4to. Black cloth, gilt lettering. No dust wrapper. A little rubbed on corners else good copy. Collected images from sketches by Quentin Hughes during a period when he was stationed in Malta during World War II. Wide variety of images from Dockland scenes to Architectural heritage etc.

    Stock ID: 17275
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  • Millennium Stones by KINDERSLEY, Richard
    KINDERSLEY, Richard
    Millennium Stones

    London Wolsley Fine Art 2000-2001

    36pp illustrated with colour plates of ten stones carved and designed for the millennium. Perfect bound. Green lettered wrappers. Royal 8vo. Loosely inserted leaflet about the stones when exhibited at Keele University. Lovely item.

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  • Modern Sacred Art by [CHURCH ART] MORRIS, Joan {Foreword}
    [CHURCH ART] MORRIS, Joan {Foreword}
    Modern Sacred Art An international annual review

    London, Sands and Co. 1938

    164pp, 160 b/w illustrations of sacred art drawn from the Roman Catholic tradition. 4to. Striking cover design. A little worn on spine else good. Loosely inserted photograph of unidentified piece. Illustrations drawn from a wide range o f European Countries including Austria, Belgium, France, Hungary, Switzerland. Special articles by a range of commentators including Mgr. Anichini, E I Watkin, Joan Morris, Norbert, Noe, T Zing and others. Inscription on title page says "As a minimum wage for work done for "Art Notes" with all best wishes Joan Morris." Next to each photo image is a short commentary about the project. Contemporary designs from complete buildings, sculpture and objects are included. War broke out in…

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    London, Sands and Co. 1938

    164pp, 160 b/w illustrations of sacred art drawn from the Roman Catholic tradition. 4to. Striking cover design. A little worn on spine else good. Loosely inserted photograph of unidentified piece. Illustrations drawn from a wide range o f European Countries including Austria, Belgium, France, Hungary, Switzerland. Special articles by a range of commentators including Mgr. Anichini, E I Watkin, Joan Morris, Norbert, Noe, T Zing and others. Inscription on title page says "As a minimum wage for work done for "Art Notes" with all best wishes Joan Morris." Next to each photo image is a short commentary about the project. Contemporary designs from complete buildings, sculpture and objects are included. War broke out in the year following publication and so this annual review was only ever a single issue.

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    Stock ID: 20821
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  • Mr Eric Gill: Recollections of David Kindersley by [GILL] KINDERSLEY, David
    [GILL] KINDERSLEY, David
    Mr Eric Gill: Recollections of David Kindersley

    USA The Ward Ritchie Press 1967

    [4],24pp., photographic portrait frontispiece, illus. throughout., 12mo., wrappers. Perfect bound with title on spine and Eric Gill monogram on upper wrapper. Very good copy. Signed by David Kindersley and dated 14th April 1970 on half title. With bookplate of Gavin Stamp on inside of wrapper. Scarce.

    Stock ID: 19931
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  • Notes on some works by Alfred Stevens from 1850-1857 by Alfred Stevens HOOLE, Henry E & CO LTD.,
    Alfred Stevens HOOLE, Henry E & CO LTD.,
    Notes on some works by Alfred Stevens from 1850-1857 as shown by the original drawings and models in the possession of Messrs. Henry E Hoole & CO. Ltd of Green Lane Works Sheffield selected and arranged by Henry Ingle Potter RIBA

    Sheffield Published by the firm nd c1920

    27pp illustrated with b/w plates showing Sculptor, Alfred Stevens' designs including the dog rate made for the International Exhibition of 1862, images of the Green Lane Works and an image of Henry Elliott Poole from an early photograph of 1862. 4to. Blue wrappers with contrasting lettering and paper paste down vignette of Stevens. Very good indeed. The original Green Lane Works were established in 1795 by the firm of Hoole and Company who were manufacturers of ornamental stove grates and fenders in Bronze and metal. The firm flourished and their products won a first Council medal at The Great Exhibition of 1851 and thereafter many more. It is thought that Alfred Stevens…

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    Sheffield Published by the firm nd c1920

    27pp illustrated with b/w plates showing Sculptor, Alfred Stevens' designs including the dog rate made for the International Exhibition of 1862, images of the Green Lane Works and an image of Henry Elliott Poole from an early photograph of 1862. 4to. Blue wrappers with contrasting lettering and paper paste down vignette of Stevens. Very good indeed. The original Green Lane Works were established in 1795 by the firm of Hoole and Company who were manufacturers of ornamental stove grates and fenders in Bronze and metal. The firm flourished and their products won a first Council medal at The Great Exhibition of 1851 and thereafter many more. It is thought that Alfred Stevens designed the gate house to the firms' works at Green Lane. Stevens worked for Hoole and Company between 1850 and 1852 as chief designer on a salary of £20 per annum and had designed much of the firms award winning work .

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    Stock ID: 20829
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  • CHRISTO
    Project for Wrapped Reichstag, Berlin Collages, Drawings, Scale Model, and Photographs / November 15 - December 10, 1977

    London Annely Juda Fine Art 1977

    [28] with many b/w photos and illus throughout. 8vo pamphlet in decorated b/w wraps. Vg. German/English language catalogue of preliminary sketches for the Wrapped Reichstag. Loosely inserted newspaper cutting of the article 'Reichstag package deal' detailing how the wrapping of the Reichstag project had gained momentum with the support of parliament president Rita Süssmuth.

    Stock ID: 10689
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  • (RAVILIOUS) RUSSELL, James.
    Ravilious in Pictures 3: A Country Life

    Sparham The Maidstone Press 2011

    47pp, numerous colour illustrations, decorated end papers. long 4to illustrated boards and illustrated dustwrapper.

    Stock ID: 19500
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  • (RAVILIOUS) RUSSELL, James.
    Ravilious in Pictures 4: A Travelling Artist

    Sparham The Maidstone Press 2012

    47pp, numerous colour illustrations, decorated end papers. long 4to illustrated boards and illustrated dustwrapper.

    Stock ID: 19501
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  • Ravilious: Wood Engravings by (ERIC RAVILIOUS)
    (ERIC RAVILIOUS)
    Ravilious: Wood Engravings

    Sparham Mainstone Press 2013

    80pp b/w illustrated with b/w reproductions of Ravilous wood engravings. 4to boards with gilt title on the spine. Decorated dust wrapper. New. Beautifuuly produced book.

    Stock ID: 19499
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