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  • GOODRICH, Lloyd
    Young America 1965: Thirty American Artists Under Thirty-Five

    New York Published for the Whitney Museum of Art by Frederick A. Praeger [1965]

    Unpaginated and 50 black and white illustrations. Small 4to Off-white cloth, Slightly browned dust wrapper with titles and listing artists featured.

    Stock ID: 22646
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  • A Rudimentary Understanding of Industry: Taking Measurements by BECK, Anne.
    BECK, Anne.
    A Rudimentary Understanding of Industry: Taking Measurements

    2015

    Prototype for an artist's book. 8vo pictorial boards, 43pp loose concertina format. Striking photo litho illustrations depicting the industrial landscape from various locations across the United States. These images have been worked into by hand using pen and ink . The company name and location of the sites are listed, these include refineries, chemical works, factories etc. A beautifully produced prototype. Anne Beck studied Concentration in Printmaking and Painting at McIntire Department of Art, University of Virginia, going on to study a MFA in Two-Dimensional Practice at the Pratt Institute. She has shown in numerous solo and collaborative shows, in 2016 she was involved with The New Walled Cities and Hinterlands: Models for Future Peri-urbanisms, Arena1, Santa Monica, CA.

    Stock ID: 19581
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  • [WARHOL] HACKETT, Pat [Editor]
    The Andy Warhol Diaries

    London Simon & Schutster Ltd 1989

    xix + 807pp with 2 gatherings of black and white photographs, largely taken by Warhol himself. Black cloth boards with silver titling on spine and original dustwrapper. Very good, with slight sun mark along top edge of boards. Spans the period from 1976 to Warhol's early death in 1987. Warhol, who had phoned his long-time friend and collaborator, Hackett, every morning since '76, to recount the events of the previous 24 hours left Hackett with over twenty thousand resulting manuscripts of which this book is a selection. An illuminating social document and inside view into the art world and social happenings of the period.

    Stock ID: 22552
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  • [BLAKE, William] DORRBECKER, D. W. [ Introduction and edited by]
    William Blake's Illuminated Books

    The William Blake Trust and Tate Gallery, 1998

    The complete six volume set. 303 + 209 + 287 + 368 + 286 + 231pp, bibliographies, colour plates, etc. Stiff card wrappers. A very good set with only the most minor wear. Volume : 1) Jerusalem. The Emanation of the Giant Albion. 2) Songs of Innocence and of Experience. 3) The Early Illuminated Books. All religions are One. There is No Natural Religion. The Book of Thel. The Marriage of Heaven and Hell. Visions of the Daughters of Albion. 4) The Continental Prophecies. America: a Prophecy. Europe: a Prophecy. The Song of Los. 5) Milton a Poem and the Final Illuminated Works: The Ghost of Abel. On Homers Poetry (and)…

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    The William Blake Trust and Tate Gallery, 1998

    The complete six volume set. 303 + 209 + 287 + 368 + 286 + 231pp, bibliographies, colour plates, etc. Stiff card wrappers. A very good set with only the most minor wear. Volume : 1) Jerusalem. The Emanation of the Giant Albion. 2) Songs of Innocence and of Experience. 3) The Early Illuminated Books. All religions are One. There is No Natural Religion. The Book of Thel. The Marriage of Heaven and Hell. Visions of the Daughters of Albion. 4) The Continental Prophecies. America: a Prophecy. Europe: a Prophecy. The Song of Los. 5) Milton a Poem and the Final Illuminated Works: The Ghost of Abel. On Homers Poetry (and) On Virgil. Laocoön. 6)The Urizen Books. The First Book of Urizen. The Book of Ahania. The Book of Los. Slipcase very good. The collected edition. From the library of Jonathan Silver.

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    Stock ID: 22537
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  • Kandinsky by [KANDINSKY] HAHL-KOCH, Jelena;
    [KANDINSKY] HAHL-KOCH, Jelena;
    Kandinsky

    London Thames and Hudson 1983

    431pp illustrated. 4to. Very good with good dust wrapper. First edition of this very good monograph.

    Stock ID: 22536
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  • Walking in Circles by Signed by Richard Long [LONG] LONG Richard, FULTON, Hamish and SEYMOUR, Anne.
    Signed by Richard Long [LONG] LONG Richard, FULTON, Hamish and SEYMOUR, Anne.
    Walking in Circles

    London Thames and Hudson 1991

    To accompany an exhibition at the Hayward Gallery. Long 4to. 263pp Illustrated throughout in black and white and colour. Very good with dust wrapper. Signed by Richard Long on half title. An Interview with Richard Long by Richard Cork. From the collection of Jonathan Silver.

    Stock ID: 22535
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  • [KANDINSKY]
    ROETHEL Hans K. & BENJAMIN, Jean K. Kandinsky Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil Paintings Volume One: 1900-1915 and Volume Two: 1916-1944

    London Sotheby Parke 1982

    1118 pages with over 1000 illustrations (some in colour). A catalogue raisonné of Kandinsky's oil paintings, comprising over 1000 works; all the descriptive text is in English. Black cloth covered boards with gilt titling. Dust wrappers. Spines slightly sunned else very good. From the collection of Jonathan Silver.

    Stock ID: 22534
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  • Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil-Paintings [Volume One 1895-1914] and Volume Two 1915-1951] by [NOLDE] URBAN, Martin.
    [NOLDE] URBAN, Martin.
    Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil-Paintings [Volume One 1895-1914] and Volume Two 1915-1951]

    London Sotheby's Publications 1987

    i 644, ii 604pp 4to. Illustrated in colour and black and white. Fine in dust wrappers.

    Stock ID: 22533
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  • [KLIMT] HOFSTATTER , Hans K.
    Gustav Klimt Erotic Drawings

    London Thames and Hudson. 1980

    21 pp, 35 drawings. Small folio. This edition was limited to 1000 copies of which this is no 296. The book was first published in Germany in 1979. Very good with red slipcase as issued. From the collection of Jonathan and Maggie Silver. Slip case a little scuffed on the corners. Glassine dust wrapper fine.

    Stock ID: 22532
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  • Worlds and Windows by Signed copy GILBERT & GEORGE
    Signed copy GILBERT & GEORGE
    Worlds and Windows

    London & New York Anthony D'Offray and Robert Miller 1990

    6-page introductory essay by Rosenblum + 130 full page colour reproductions of works in the Worlds and Windows series. Original publishers' blue cloth, lettered gilt on spine and on front cover. 310 by 231mm. Copiously illustrated in colour and black and white throughout. Inscribed in red ink "With love from Gilbert and George" on free end paper. From the collection of Johnathan and Maggie Silver.

    Stock ID: 22531
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  • RACKHAM, Bernard
    Catalogue of the Glaisher Collection of Pottery & Porcelain in the Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge 2 Volumes

    Cambridge The Antique Collectors' Club 1987 (1935)

    Volume I - Text and Coloured Plates: xlvii + 49 colour plates + 431pp. Volume II - Monochrome Plates: xv + 266pp. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles. Dustwrapper. Very good. Limited to 1000 copies. The Catalogue of the Glaisher Collection was originally published in 1935 and limited to just 350 copies of the 2 volume sets. Considered one of the great ceramic collections of the world, the Graisher collection was assembled by Dr J.W.L Glaisher and catalogued by Bernard Rackham, Keeper of Ceramics at the V&A and this printed catalogue remains a firm favourite amongst ceramics collectors and curators alike, worldwide.

    Stock ID: 22514
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  • Ivon Hitchens by [HITCHENS, Ivon] BOWNESS, Alan [Editor]
    [HITCHENS, Ivon] BOWNESS, Alan [Editor]
    Ivon Hitchens

    London Lund Humphries 1973

    Edited by Alan Bowness with an introductory essay by T.G. Rosenthal. Unpaginated c.334pp. 35pp introduction followed by 193 illustrative reproductions, 123 laid in, in colour. Quarto. Beige cloth covered boards with white lettering on spine. Dustwrapper. Ivon Hitchens was born in 1893. He spent many years living and painting in West Sussex, where the English countryside acted as inspiration for much of his work. This comprehensive monograph follows Hitchens artistic development from the 1920s to 1973, when Hitchens was celebrating his eightieth year, with the added benefit of information given by the artist himself to the authors. Dustwrapper chipped and torn in three places else a very good copy.

    Stock ID: 22513
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  • [HITCHENS, Ivon] [Foreword by HUCKER, Simon]
    Ivon Hitchens. Unseen Paintings from the 30s

    London Jonathan Clark Fine Art 2009

    Unpaginated. Foreword by Simon Hucker suceeded by 23 colour plates of works from the exhibition followed by biography, bibliography etc. Decorated paper wraps. Perfect Bound. Very good copy in cellophane wrapper.

    Stock ID: 22512
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  • [VASARELY] JORAY Marcel [Intro]
    Vasarely Plastic Arts of the 20th Century. Collection edited by Marcel Joray. Introduction by Marcel Joray. Texts and dummy by Victor Vasarely. Translated by Haakon Chevalier.

    Basel Editions du Griffon Neuchatel 1965

    Plastic arts of the 20th Century: 194pp illustrated with full page optical images. Complete with five plastic illustrated transparencies/overlays that are not bound in. Chronology of work at the end of the book. 4to. Lettered grey cloth boards. Very good. Head of dust wrapper very slightly bumped on upper side and dustwrapper slightly browned else good.

    Stock ID: 22505
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  • (LANYON) CAUSEY Andrew (GABO, Naum - introduction)
    Peter Lanyon. His Painting

    Henley-on-Thames Aiden Ellis Publishing Limited 1971

    70pp + 72 colour and black and white, single-sided plates interspersed throughout the text pages. Grey cloth covered boards with white titling on spine and upper board. Dust wrapper a little grubby with tear to upper left edge and spine. Internally a very neat copy. A comprehensive overview of the artists life and work, including lists of exhibitions, locations of his work in public collections, bibliography and biography. Introduction by sculptor and Lanyon's contemporary from St Ives, Naum Gabo.

    Stock ID: 22502
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  • SCHUTTE, Thomas [WESTER, Anders - edited by]
    With Tears in my Ears

    Stockholm Jarla Partilager 2012

    Unpaginated. Black paper wraps with white titling. Perfect bound. Chiefly full colour illustrations with some, fold out full page images. Catalogue of works included at the end of the volume. Printed on the occasion of the exhibition of the same name at the Jarla Partilager gallery, Stockholm. Limited edition run of 1000. Very fine in orginial cardboard (presentation) box.

    Stock ID: 22499
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  • [KENT, Rockwell] BUCK, Glen [ text by]
    Fifty Years A B Dick Company 1884-1934

    Published by Privately Printed, Chicago, 1934

    Unpaginated. Includes colour portrait of A B Dick, full page photogravure plates of the mimeograph machines and the offices of the firm + decorations by Rockwell Kent. 4to. Gilt decorated cloth. Gold end papers. Very good copy. Printed at the Lakeside Press Limited. Dedicated to Albert Blake Dick, this company history commemorates fifty years of Progress and Achievement. It was produced as a Golden Anniversary souvenir of the firm. A. B. Dick Company was a major American manufacturer of copy machines and office supplies in the late 19th century and 20th centuries.

    Stock ID: 21037
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  • KING, Jessie M. illustrated. MARION [text by Marion A. Gemmell]
    Mummy's Bedtime Story Book

    London, Cecil Palmer nd [1929]

    56pp illustrated with eleven full-page illustrations and others on text pages Recent paper covered boards with original pictorial printed paper covered boards pasted onto them and the spine to make a good copy. Original yellow, blue & white pictorial endpapers. Red pencil name of owner in the past largely erased but has left a very faint mark on half title page.

    Stock ID: 21027
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  • The Boots Millennium Sculpture Garden by BOOTS COMPANY
    BOOTS COMPANY
    The Boots Millennium Sculpture Garden

    Nottingham Boots Company June 2000

    Mark Lutyens Associates designed the garden. Introductory text + gatefold colour photographic section of 34 images showing the garden + 14 single sided cards each with b/w high quality photo image of sculpture or plants in the gardens + map showing layout. The parts are stored in a white box with photo image on upper surface.

    Stock ID: 22395
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  • Signed by the illustrator René Ben Sussan [VOLPONE] JOHNSON, Ben [ KRONENBERGER, Louis. Introduction ]
    Volpone or the Fox

    Oxford The Limited Edition Club 1952

    Pages uncut. Designed by Francis Meynell. Illustrated by René Ben Sussan with the plates hand-coloured through stencils by Maurice Beaufume in France. Of a total of 1500 copies,signed by the artist on the colophon page, this copy is not numbered. Largely unopened. Very good protected by plain rust coloured dust wrapper.

    Stock ID: 22314
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