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The Engraved Work of Eric Gill
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The Engraved Work of Eric Gill

By Victoria and Albert Museum

London: Her Majesty's Stationary Office. Very Good. 1977. Second Edition; First Printing. Paperback. Minor shelf wear. ; Matt pictorial covers. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. Large book and priced accordingly. ; Large Picture Books; Vol. 17; B&W Illustrations; 92 pages; Extensively illustrated guide to the work of Eric Gill as an engraver. Following his death Gill's wdiow gave the V&A her husband's file copies of his engravings; this valuable gift comprised virtually the whole of his work as an engraver on wood and metal. .

$14.46

Romanticism
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Romanticism

By Honour, Hugh

London: Penguin Books. Very Good+. 1991. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Trade PB . Top fore corner slightly bumped. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread. Cover artwork detail from Death of Sardanapalus by Eugene Delacroix in the Louvre collection. Heavy book and priced accordingly. ; Style & Civilization; 416 pages; An exploration and assessment of the Romantic movement in the visual arts, literature and music. A period dating roughly from the late 1790s to the mid nineteenth century. .

$18.08

The Autobiography
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The Autobiography

By Cellini, Benvenuto

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books Ltd. Good; Some cover creases, edge and shelf wear. Foxing to inside covers, . endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. . Cover photo of Cellini's salt-cellar made for Francis I. Translated and . with an introduction by George Bull.. 1980. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Twelfth Printing; Penguin Classics; 400 pages; A vivid first hand account of life during the Italian Renaissance and the Italy of the Medici written between 1558-66 by the noted Italian goldsmith and sculptor, Benvenuto Cellini. ; 0140440496 .

$6.02

Japanese Paintings From Buddist Shrines and Temples
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Japanese Paintings From Buddist Shrines and Temples

By Rawson, Philip

London: Collins. Very Good; Light cover creases and shelf wear, cover laminate starting to . peel at spine extremities.. 1963. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; Fontana Unesco Art Books; Vol. 7; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 24 pages; Nice little booklet descibing how the arrival of Buddhism to Japan in AD 538 changed and influenced Japanese art. Richly illustrated with 28 fold out colour plates. .

$7.22

Pioneers Of Modern Design From William Morris to Walter Gropius
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Pioneers Of Modern Design From William Morris to Walter Gropius

By Pevsner, Nikolaus

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Peregrine Books. Very Good; Minor shelf wear. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks . inside, appears unread.. 1986. Reprint. Paperback. First Printing; B&W Photographs; 264 pages; The classic survey of the Modern Movement in architecture and design. ; 0140552111 .

$6.51

The Sources Of Modern Architecture And Design
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The Sources Of Modern Architecture And Design

By Pevsner, Nikolaus

London: Thames and Hudson. Good+; Ex library copy, usual stamps and marks inside. Covers protected by . clear self adhesive film. ; 198 illustrations, 15 in colour.. 1986. Reprint. Paperback. World of Art; Photographs; 216 pages; Probably the best work on the subject giving a detailed insight into the origins of twentieth century ideas in architecture and the applied arts. ; 0500200726 .

$10.85

Paint Your Own Pictures
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Paint Your Own Pictures

By Colquhoun, Norman

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Very Good-; Some foxing to covers and endpapers, slight rubbing to spine . extremities. ; Penguin PH22. Nice tight flat copy, no names inside, . appears unread.. 1953. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; Penguin Handbooks; Vol. 22; 224 pages; A guide for those who would like to paint but do not know how to begin, discussing the materials needed, their preparation, and the handling of paint. .

$5.78

European Painting And Sculpture
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European Painting And Sculpture

By Newton, Eric

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Pelican Books. Very Good; Some foxing to covers, endpapers and edges of reading block. ; . Pelican A82. Nice tight flat copy, no names inside, appears unread. . Ilustrated with 18 pages of photogravure plates.. 1950. Third Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Second Printing; B&W Photographs; 176 pages; A short accont of the development of the fine arts, and in particular of painting in Europe from the earliest times to the present day. .

$4.33

The Aesthetic Adventure
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The Aesthetic Adventure

By Gaunt, William

London: Jonathan Cape. Very Good- with no dust jacket; Missing DJ, some shelf and edge wear, . corners lightly bumped and rubbed. Gift message dated May 1945 to front . endpaper, some small ink margin marks. ; Blue cloth boards with gilt . lettering to spine.. 1945. Hardcover. Second Printing; 224 pages; One of a series of essential art history books by William Gaunt. An in depth study of the late 19th century's aesthetic movement with illustrations. ; 0827418299 .

$14.46

England's Pleasant Pastures A Countryside Collection by Brush and Pen
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England's Pleasant Pastures A Countryside Collection by Brush and Pen

By Various

Sevenoaks, Kent: J Salmon Limited. Near Fine with no dust jacket; Gloss pictorial boards appears unread.. 1997. Second Edition. Hardcover. Color Illustrations; 96 pages; Collection of reproductions of oils and watercolours by British artists capturing the beauty and diversity of the British landscape. ; 0906198941 .

$18.80

English Flowers And Gardens A Golden Treasury of Floral Gems
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English Flowers And Gardens A Golden Treasury of Floral Gems

By Various

Sevenoaks, Kent: J Salmon Limited. Near Fine; Gloss pictorial boards, appears unread.. 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. Second Printing; Color Illustrations; 112 pages; Collection of reproductions by Victorian and Edwardian British artists capturing the beauty of old English gardens and flower arrangements. ; 0906198887 .

$18.80

Byzantine Art
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Byzantine Art

By Rice, David Talbot

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Pelican Books. Very Good+; Minor cover creases and shelf wear. ; First Pelican printing . #A287. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. Revised for the Pelican . publication from the original 1935 edition.. 1954. Revised Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Illustrations; 272 pages; An outline history of Christian and secular paintings, mosaics, and other arts from the foundation of Constantinople in 330AD to its fall in the fifteenth century. .

$5.43

Gustav Klimt 1862-1918
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Gustav Klimt 1862-1918

By Neret, Gilles

Koeln, Germany: Evergreen. Very Good+; Corners slightly bumped. ; Gloss pictorial boards, blue . endpapers. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. Heavy book and . priced accordingly.. 1996. First Edition (?). Hardcover. First Printing; Photographs; 96 pages; Comprehensive account of the life and work of the Viennese artist. ; 0760701121 .

$19.60

The Observer's Book Of Painting And Graphic Art
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The Observer's Book Of Painting And Graphic Art

By Gaunt, William

London: Frederick Warne. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket; Some wear and tear to unclipped DJ. ; . Cream leatherette boards with brown lettering to front cover and spine.. 1964. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Third Printing; The Observer's Series; Vol. 26; Colour and B&W Illustrations; 160 pages; A pocket guide book on how to appreciate your visits to art galleries and exhibitions with sixteen plates in full colour and 57 monochrome reproductions. .

$7.22

Salvador Dali: Eccentric And Genius
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Salvador Dali: Eccentric And Genius

By Maddox, Conroy

Cologne: Benedikt Taschen. Very Good+; Minor cover corner creasing. ; Nice tight copy, no names or . marks inside.. 1990. Reprint. Softcover. First Printing; Color Illustrations; 96 pages; His life and work, with colour and black and white plates. ; 3822802891 .

$15.67

The Art Of Tantra
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The Art Of Tantra

By Rawson, Philip

London: Thames and Hudson. Very Good; Light cover creasing. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks . inside. 169 illustrations 25 in full colour.. 1978. Revised Edition. Softcover. First Printing; The World of Art Library; Photographs; 216 pages; Comprehensive guide to the Indian art form combining eroticism, mathematics, magic and metaphysics. ; 0500201668 .

$19.60

Flower Painting for Beginners
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Flower Painting for Beginners

By Jameson, Kenneth

Studio Vista. Very Good. 1979. Paperback. Slight shelf wear, very good clean condition. ; Painting flowers is rewarding and this book sets out to aid the beginner in every aspect of the skill. .

$7.22

Van Dyck
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Van Dyck

By Piper, David

Fontana Unesco Art Books. Very Good. 1968. Paperback. 32 colour plates in a pocket sized book. Cover is creased, ink mark on first page. AC; 000660031X .

$7.84

Impressionism
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Impressionism

By Pool, Phoebe

London: Thames and Hudson. Fair; Light reading creases, small split at top of spine, ffep missing, ex . library copy, but in very good clean condition. ; 209 illustrations 77 in . colour.. 1981. Paperback. Ex-Library . The World of Art Library; Probably the most popular of all the artistic movements of the 19th century The Impressionists - Monet, Manet, Cezanne, Degas, Pissarro, and Renoir using insight and imagination developed a new way to paint. Using contemporary accounts Pool shows how the movement came about and grew. .

$12.97

The Revelations of St John with Engravings by Jean Duvet
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The Revelations of St John with Engravings by Jean Duvet

By Marqusee, Michael

Paddington Press. Very Good; Small ink mark on ffep, very light shelf wear. ; 11" x 8" . paperback. 1976. First Edition. Paperback. 96 pages; Duvet, goldsmith to Francois 1, undertook this series of 23 engravings with 'death oppressing me and my hands trembling. ' Today he is often cited as a unique predecessor of Blake. This edition comes with the complete text of the revelation of St John. ; 0846701480 .

$14.46

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