Art

  • 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.

    Stock ID: 20845
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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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  • Modern War Paintings, with an essay by P.G. Konody. [together with] The Great War, Fourth Year, with an introductory essay by J.E. Crawford Flitch by With Nevinson Signature NEVINSON, C.W.R.
    With Nevinson Signature NEVINSON, C.W.R.
    Modern War Paintings, with an essay by P.G. Konody. [together with] The Great War, Fourth Year, with an introductory essay by J.E. Crawford Flitch

    London Grant Richards Limited 1917 - 1918

    pp. 31; colour lithographic frontispiece and 24 monochrome plates: 25, [1, list of plates]; colour lithographic frontispiece and 24 monochrome plates. Both volumes in the original cloth backed boards with printed paper labels to front board and spine. The paper spine label of the volume The Great War is rather chipped and worn else the bindings of each are good. End papers age browned in the issue of Modern War Paintings. Christopher Nevinson is generally accepted as one of the most important artists of World War I. He served with the Ambulance service at the front and, later, with the Royal Army Medical Corps. The books are renowned for their high quality…

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    London Grant Richards Limited 1917 - 1918

    pp. 31; colour lithographic frontispiece and 24 monochrome plates: 25, [1, list of plates]; colour lithographic frontispiece and 24 monochrome plates. Both volumes in the original cloth backed boards with printed paper labels to front board and spine. The paper spine label of the volume The Great War is rather chipped and worn else the bindings of each are good. End papers age browned in the issue of Modern War Paintings. Christopher Nevinson is generally accepted as one of the most important artists of World War I. He served with the Ambulance service at the front and, later, with the Royal Army Medical Corps. The books are renowned for their high quality reproductions. SIGNED BY THE ARTIST IN PENCIL UNDER THE FRONTISPIECE OF THE GREAT WAR VOLUME.

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    Stock ID: 21056
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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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  • New Graphic Design in Revolutionary Russia by BOJKO Szymon
    BOJKO Szymon
    New Graphic Design in Revolutionary Russia

    Lund Humphries 1972

    156pp illustrated with 100 b/w plates, red cloth with dw. 4to. Vg in dw sl worn around the edges. Traces the development of traditional folk art, artistic theory and talent in Russia and how it was able to serve the Revolution. Includes biographical notes of important Russian figures.

    Stock ID: 18082
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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 grate 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 grate 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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  • GREENWOOD, Jeremy
    Omega Cuts

    Woodbridge The Wood Lea Press 1998

    145pp, b/w illustrations throughout. Folio. Cloth boards, complete with slip cover. In fine condition. A lovely and well presented book of woodcuts and linocuts by artists associated with the Omega Workshops and the Hogarth Press, with an introduction by Judith Collins. One of only 450 copies of the standard edition.

    Stock ID: 16032
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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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  • (SARAH LUCAS) Edited by Yilmaz Dziewior, Beatrix Ruf
    Sarah Lucas: Exhibitions and Catalogue Raisonné 1989-2005

    London Tate 2005

    195pp, colour + b/w illustrations. Large 4to boards with pictorial dust wrapper. Minor creases to the edge of the wrappers else very good. published on the occasion of the major survey exhibition held at Kunsthalle Zurich, Kunstverein in Hamburg and Tate Lverpool

    Stock ID: 19548
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  • Science Fiction: Introducing Hugo Gernsback and Forrest J.... [Ackerman] by [KRAZY KAT ARCHIVE] STEER John [Foreword]
    [KRAZY KAT ARCHIVE] STEER John [Foreword]
    Science Fiction: Introducing Hugo Gernsback and Forrest J.... [Ackerman]

    St Andrews St Katharine's Gallery 1973

    77pp illustrated with b/w plates. Square small 4to. White wrappers with b/w image on upper wrapper and blue lettered titles. Catalogue to accompany an Exhibition organised by the Department of Fine Arts, St. Andrews University under the auspices of the Krazy Kat Archive and with the support of the Arts Council. [Scottish] The exhibition formed the second in a series on twentieth century themes. The Krazy Kat Achive came about from a donation to the University by Eduardo Paolozzi alongside a substantial gift of his own graphic work. The theme in 1977 was Science Fiction. Illustations of covers for novels and magazines included.

    Stock ID: 20836
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  • Set of Nine Flikker Books - All published by [FLIKKER BOOKS]
    [FLIKKER BOOKS]
    Set of Nine Flikker Books - All published 1. Francois Dallegret. 2. Chic Taylor. 3. Eduardo Paolozzi. 4. Patrick Procktor. 5. Malcolm Carder. 6. Liliane Lijn. 7. Pater Schmidt. 8. Roy Grayson. 9. Derek Boshier.

    London Editions Alecto 1972

    Each book unpaginated with one b&w illustration per page, printed on rectos only, 90mm x 75mm, with stapled black and white card covers. Hard to find. Produced by Alecto for the Museum of Modern Art in New York and listed in their Christmas catalogue for 1972. Lovely items.

    Stock ID: 20692
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  • [SITUATIONISTS] MAGNUS, Carl. NASH, Jörgen. PREM, Heimrad. STRID, Hardy. and THORSEN, Jens Jörgen.
    Situationister I Konsten.

    Stockholm Editions Bauhaus Situationiste 1966

    Unpaginated c112pp illustrated with line ills, b/w photographs and monotone images on contrasting paper types. 204x220mm Square 4to. Plain flimsy wrappers with dust wrapper Very good copy. First edition of this joint production by Scandinavian Situationists, Strid, Thorsen and Nash who were also founding members the Second Situationist International, founded in 1962, a splinter group from the other Situationists, Nash was brother of Asger Jorn. German, English, French, Swedish and Danish.

    Stock ID: 19735
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