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Treasures of the National Museum of Ireland - Irish Antiquities
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Treasures of the National Museum of Ireland - Irish Antiquities

By Patrick F Wallace and Raghnall O Floinn

Dublin: Gill & Macmillan Ltd, 2002 Comprehensive introduction to the Irish antiquities collections of the National Museum of Ireland, including important Celtic and pre-Celtic artefacts. 315pp with index, illustrated with approx 250 colour photographs. Gilt lettering to spine. Minor bump to base of spine and faint mark to top board, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has slight edge and surface wear, otherwise very good. HEAVY BOOK, extra postage required for 1st class or overseas shipping.. First Edition. Black Cloth Boards. Near Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$51.44

Charles Rennie Mackintosh
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Charles Rennie Mackintosh

By Fiona and Isla Hackney

Secaucus, New Jersey: Chartwell Books Inc, 1989 Examination of the architect's work in the context of Scottish traditions and the influences of Japan and the Celtic Revival. 125pp plus index, illustrated throughout with colour photographs, some specially commissioned. Minor nicks to edges, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has minimal shelfwear, otherwise near fine.. First Edition. Yellow Cloth Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$9.00

Jame McNeill Whistler
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Jame McNeill Whistler

By Hilary Taylor

London: New Orchard Editions Ltd, 1989 Comprehensive survey of the life and work of the controversial American-born artist. 192pp with index, illustrated with 145 reproductions, 24 pages in colour. Gilt lettering to spine. Boards slightly bowed and minimal marking to top edges, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has minimal edge and surface wear, otherwise very good. HEAVY BOOK, additional postage required for 1st class or overseas shipping.. First Thus. Blue Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$10.29

The Cambridge Illustrated History of Prehistoric Art
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The Cambridge Illustrated History of Prehistoric Art

By Paul G Bahn

Cambridge University Press, 1998 Authoritative worldwide survey of prehistoric art. Foreword by Desmond Morris. 302pp with index, illustrated with over 250 photographs, many in colour, and map of sites. Gilt lettering to spine. Minor bumping to spine, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has slight crease at top of spine, otherwise near fine. HEAVY BOOK, extra postage needed for 1st class or overseas shipping.. First Edition. Blue Cloth Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$51.44

Max's Nineties - Drawings 1892-1899
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Max's Nineties - Drawings 1892-1899

By Max Beerbohm

London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1958 Collection of drawings by Max Beerbohm, including set of 11 called "Mr Gladstone Goes to Heaven". Introduction by Osbert Lancaster. Unpageinated. Illustrated with 46 full-page black and white plates. Gilt lettering to burgundy leatherette spine, over striped paper covered boards. Top edges tinted. Some bumping, rubbing and marking to boards & owner's label to endpaper, but internally very good.. First Thus. Quarter Bound Leatherette. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$9.64

Early Medieval Art - Carolingian, Ottonian, Romanesque
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Early Medieval Art - Carolingian, Ottonian, Romanesque

By John Beckwith

London: Thames & Hudson Ltd, 1986 Comprehensive guide to the architecture, painting, sculpture, illuminations and ivories of the three great periods of early medieval art. World of Art Series. 270pp with index and 206 illustrations, 53 in colour. Minimal shelfwear and slight marking to lower edges, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions.. Reprint. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.64

Charles Rennie Mackintosh : Architect - Artist - Icon
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Charles Rennie Mackintosh : Architect - Artist - Icon

By John McKean & Colin Baxter

Edinburgh: Lomond Books, 2000 A study in words and pictures of Mackintosh's life and style. 160pp illustrated profusely throughout in colour. Small paint stain to margin of frontis, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ is darkened to top edges, otherwise very good. Also, loosely enclosed, two related newspaper clippings. HEAVY BOOK, additional postage required for 1st class or overseas shipping.. First Edition. Illustrated White Boards . Near Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$16.07

Constable's Clouds - Paintings and Cloud Studies by John Constable
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Constable's Clouds - Paintings and Cloud Studies by John Constable

By Edward Morris (Editor)

National Galleries of Scotland and National Museums and Galleries on Merseyside, 2000 Catalogue of the exhibition "Constable's Clouds" held at the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, and the National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh, in 2000. Includes contributions by John Gage, Anne Lyles, Martin Suggett, John E Thornes and Timothy Wilcox. 176pp, illustrated with 113 black and white illustrations and 88 colour plares. Small mark left by price label to rear panel, otherwise fine copy with no inscriptions. HEAVY BOOK, additional postage required for 1st class or overseas shipping.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by John Constable. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$154.31

Thorburn's Landscape - The Major Natural History Paintings
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Thorburn's Landscape - The Major Natural History Paintings

By John Southern

London: BCA, 1981 Collection of over 50 of Thorburn's finest paintings, which encapsulate every aspect of nature. 120pp, illustrated with 50 colour plates and decorated endpapers. Gilt lettering to spine. Slight bumping to spine and edges, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has some edgewear and fingermarking, otherwise very good.. First Thus. Brown Leatherette Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 9.25" Tall x 12.5" Wide.

$9.64

A Brief History of Album Covers
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A Brief History of Album Covers

By Jason Draper

London: Flame Tree Publishing, 2008 Collection of album covers from the 1950s to the present day, with a page of informative text on each cover, alongside a colour photograph. 384pp with index. Minor surface scuffing to cover and slight indentation to the text block due to the thickness of the card folds, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions.. First Edition. Card Covers With French Folds. Near Fine/No Jacket. 6.25" Tall x 6.75" Wide.

$8.36

The Mystery Cats of York - Photographs, Locations and Stories About the Cat Statues on York Buildings
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The Mystery Cats of York - Photographs, Locations and Stories About the Cat Statues on York Buildings

By Stan Young, Jonathan Newdick, Brook Adams

Anyyork Publishing, 2016 Pictorial guide to the cat statues of York, many placed on buildings designed by the architect Tom Adams. 29pp illustrated throughout with colour photographs and a map. Slight creasing to cover, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.86

Summary Illustrated Catalogue of Pictures - Wallace Collection
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Summary Illustrated Catalogue of Pictures - Wallace Collection

By John Ingamells (Preface)

London: Trustees of the Wallace Collection, 1979 Stop-gap catalogue issued between the 1968 Catalogue of Pictures and Drawings of 1968 and the planned 3 volume catalogue. 297pp illustrated in black and white. Minor marking to edges and surface marking to cover, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Loosely enclosed addenda leaflet.. Presumed First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.36

Mark Rothko 1903-1970
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Mark Rothko 1903-1970

By Mark Rothko, Irving Sandler, Alan Bowness et al

London: Tate Gallery Publishing Ltd, 1999 First published to accompany an exhibition at the Tate Gallery in 1987 and revised in 1996. Several essays on the artist, selection of his writings, list of works, bibliography etc. 206pp illustrated with 93 colour plates plus other photographs in co,lour and black and white. Some scuffing to cover and small blemish to half-title, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. HEAVY BOOK, will weigh over 1kg packaged, therefore additional postage required for 1st class or overseas shipping.. Reprint of Revised Edition. Soft Cover with French Folds. Very Good/No Jacket. 10.5" Tall x 9.25" Wide.

$12.22

Paul Klee
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Paul Klee

By Jean-Louis Ferrier

Paris: Pierre Terrail Editions, 1999 Original interpretation of Paul Klee's art, featuring 140 of his works, first published in 1998. English translation by Malcolm Imrie. 207pp, illustrated throughout, mainly in colour. Minor edge and surface wear and slight faded patch to rear panel, otherwise very good copy from the private collection of Paul Adalsteinsson, whose signature appears inside the cover. HEAVY BOOK, additional postage will be required for 1st class or overseas shipping.. First English Edition. Card Covers With French Folds. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$9.64

Sensation - Young British Artists from the Saatchi Collection
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Sensation - Young British Artists from the Saatchi Collection

By Brooks Adams, Lisa Jardine, Martin Maloney, Norman Rosenthal, Richard Shone

London: Thames & Hudson Ltd, 1998 Published to accompany an exhibition of the same name at the Royal Academy of Arts in 1997. Five essays plus artist biographies. 222pp with index and 179 illustrations, 104 in colour. Creasing and surface scuffing to cover, internally very good with no inscriptions. HEAVY BOOK, additional postage required for 1st class or overseas shipping.. First Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Johnnie Shand Kydd (Photographs). 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$6.43

Patrick Heron
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Patrick Heron

By David Sylvester (Editor), A S Byatt, Martin Gayford

London: Tate Gallery Publishing Ltd, 1998 Catalogue published to accompany a major retrospective at the Tate Gallery in 1998, containing several articles, an interview with the artist, a selection of his writings and list of works. 192pp with 135 illustrations, 101 in colour. Slight marking to cover and endpapers, otherwise very good copy from the private collection of Paul Adalsteinsson, whose details appear on the half-title page. HEAVY BOOK, additional postage required for 1st class or overseas shipping.. First Edition. Card Covers With French Folds. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$22.50

Andy Warhol: The Factory Years 1964-1967
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Andy Warhol: The Factory Years 1964-1967

By Nat Finkelstein

Edinburgh: Canongate Books Ltd, 1999 Photographs taken by Nat Finkelstein, including Bob Dylan, Lou Reed, Allen Ginsberg, Salvador Dali, Nico and the Velvet Underground and others. Unpageinated, blind stamped lettering to boards, red endpapers. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. Minor slant to spine and slight rippling to pages, otherwise very good copy from the private collection of Paul Adalsteinsson, whose signature appears inside the cover. Unclipped DJ has slight edgewear and minor sellotape repair to spine, otherwise very good. HEAVY BOOK, extra postage required for 1st class/overseas shipping.. First Edition. White Leatherette Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.72

Young British Art -The Saatchi Decade
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Young British Art -The Saatchi Decade

By Sarah Kent, Richard Cork & Dick Price

London: Booth-Clibborn Editions, 1999 Documentation of the Saatchi collection of painting, sculpture, photography and installation art by young British artists, including interviews and media coverage. 615pp illustrated throughout, mainly in colour. Forward lean to spine and blemish to top of two page of the index from being separated, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ faded to spine, with some edgewear and small tear to bottoem of spine. VERY HEAVY BOOK, 3.5kg, extra postage will be requested. . First Edition. Decorated Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$51.44

Duchamp & Co
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Duchamp & Co

By Pierre Cabanne

Paris: Pierre Terrail, 1997 Story of the avant-garde artist and his work. 206pp illustrated throughout, mainly in colour. Minimal surface scuffing to cover and small holeto half-title pagr, otherwise very good copy. From the collection of Paul Adalsgteinsson, whose signature appears under the front fold. HEAVY BOOK, exgtra postage required for 1st class or overseas shipping.. First English Edition. Soft Cover with French Folds. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$10.29

Techniques of the World's Great Painters
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Techniques of the World's Great Painters

By Waldemar Januszczak

London: New Burlington Books, 1987 Practical guide to the techniques of 50 of the world's greatest painters, concentrating on one work by each artist. 191pp with index, illustrated in colour throughout. Gilt lettering to spine. Slight bumping to spine and corners and minor marking to edges, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. DJ is unclipped, with some edgewear and surface marking, otherwise very good. HEAVY BOOK, extra postage required for 1st class or overseas shipping.. First Edition. Mustard Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$12.22

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