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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 .

$6.05

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. .

$7.26

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 .

$6.55

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 .

$10.91

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. .

$5.81

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. .

$4.35

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 .

$14.53

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 .

$18.90

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 .

$18.90

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. .

$5.45

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 .

$19.70

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. .

$7.26

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 .

$15.75

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 .

$19.70

Flower Painting for Beginners
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Flower Painting for Beginners

By Jameson, Kenneth

Studio Vista. Very Good. 1979. Trade Paperback. Painting flowers is rewarding and this book sets out to aid the beginner in every aspect of the skill. Paperback, very light shelf wear, very good clean condition. AF; 0289709024 .

$11.94

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 .

$7.88

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. .

$13.03

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 .

$14.53

Sandomierz W Malarstwie
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Sandomierz W Malarstwie

By Orlowski, Artur

Sandomierz: Wydawnictwo Diecezjalne. Very Good+; A few slight cover scratches. ; Black boards with gold . lettering and full colour landscape on front cover. Nice tight copy, no . names or marks inside. Introduction by Tomasz Staszewski, historical notes . by Andrzej Sarwa.. 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Color Illustrations; 53 pages; Polish text. Beautiful reproductions of landscapes by the Polish artist, this looks to be a stunning exhibition catalogue sponsored by Pilkington Glass in 1998.; 8386862858 .

$41.62