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Image for Guernica: The Biography of a Twentieth-century Icon

Guernica: The Biography of a Twentieth-century Icon

By: van Hensbergen, Gijs

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 2005

Seller ID: 065448

ISBN: 0747568731

Condition: Very Good


Tells the story of Picasso's great painting Guernica from its origin in the destruction of the Basque town of Gernika in the Spanish Civil War, through its time as a weapon in the propaganda battle against Fascism, and its later role both as the nucleus of the Museum of Modern Art and as the detonator for the Big Bang of Abstract Expressionism in the late 1940s to its eventual triumphant return to Spain in 1981. Very good clean paperback illustrated with b/w and colour ... View more info

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Les Impressionnistes

By: Vaudoyer, Jean-Louis ( Texte de )

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Paris, France, Flammarion: 1953

Seller ID: 049568

Condition: Good +


Good clean paperback with text in FRENCH. Inc Chronologie Sommaire de L'Impressionisme & Bibliographie. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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The Silk Painting Workshop : Painting, Marbling and Batik for Beginners

By: Venables, Jane

Price: £32.50

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, David & Charles: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024004

ISBN: 0715300008

Condition: Near Fine


Explains silk painting techniques in comprehensive detail, so that even beginners will soon be able to make stunning scarves, cushions and pictures. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w which has small loss to rear cover - 128 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Portrait Drawings

By: Victoria and Albert Museum

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, The MInistry of Education: 1948

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 035410

Condition: Very Good


Reproductions of 28 of the museum's best and most interesting portrait drawings. Cover price One Shilling and Sixpence. Small, stapled booklet. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Hermitage Guide Book

By: Voronikhina, L.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Leningrad, Sovietsky Khudozhnik:

Seller ID: 014398

Condition: Good


Good, clean copy with some edge wear to covers. Previous owner's name to prelim. Illustrated in b/w. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Greek Art

By: Walters, H. B.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1904

Seller ID: 014317

Condition: Good


Blue cloth with gilt lettering and decoration - 242pp. Spine has faded. Split to cloth along bottom edge of spine strip. Spine ends worn. Front end paper darkened. Previous owner's details on front fly leaf. Tissue protected frontis. 40 illustrations. Text block clean. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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English Architecture

By: Watkin, David

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011579

Condition: Near Fine


Clean, bright copy containing 309 illustrations. 216 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Great Japan Exhibition - Art of the Edo Period

The Great Japan Exhibition - Art of the Edo Period

By: Watson, Professor William (Edited by)

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Royal Academy of Arts: 1981

Seller ID: 058971

Condition: Very Good


Catalogue published for the Great Japan Exhibition held in London in December 1981-January 1982. Illustrated profusely throughout in b/w and in colour. 365pp. A lovely copy. View more info

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The Flemish School of Painting

By: Wauters, Professor A.J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1885

Seller ID: 054207

Condition: Good


Looks at Flemish Art over six centuries. Good clean hardback in decorated cloth boards. Small 1cm strip removed from front endpaper and previous owner's name written on front endpaper. One page (369) has a repaired tear to upper margin (no text affected). Illustrated with b/w drawings and engravings. 423 pages + publisher's adverts. View more info

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Ten Days in the Mountain

By: Wear, Eric (words)

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Hanart TZ Gallery: 2002

Seller ID: 064683

ISBN: 9627376191

Condition: Very Good


An album by Xiao Yuncong (1596-1673) with text in ENGLISH and CHINESE. Beautifully produced, important work of art which will appeal to both young and old. Clean, large format hardback in a d/w. View more info

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Manet : 1858-1871

By: Weelen, Guy

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Paris, France, Fernand Hazan: 1961

Seller ID: 014310

Condition: Very Good


Text in FRENCH. Clean, bright, 15pp booklet. Light crease marks to covers. Illustrations are in b/w & colour. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Goethe and Holland

By: Weevers, Theodore

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cardiff, Wales, William Lewis (printers): 1949

Seller ID: 052820

Condition: Very Good


Essay taken for the Publications of the English Goethe Society Vol XVIII (1949). 117pp-148pp. Previous owner's initials on front cover otherwise a good clean copy. View more info

Image for England and the Seicento :  A Loan Exhibition of Bolognese Paintings from British Collections

England and the Seicento : A Loan Exhibition of Bolognese Paintings from British Collections

By: Whitfield, Clovis ( Introduction )

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Thos. Agnew & Sons Limited: 1973

Seller ID: 044109

Condition: Very Good


Catalogue for the exhibition held between 6 November & 7 December 1973. Clean, large format brochure with some light sunning to page edges. Covers 50 works. Foreword by Anthony Hornby. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Treasures of Spanish Paintings : Over 115 Color Masterpieces

By: Wiesenthal, M.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Barcelona, Spain, Geocolor: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047610

ISBN: 8474240743

Condition: Very Good


Looks at the work by of artists from the country that can boast a dazzling succession of painters. Clean square hardback in a d/w showing some waviness - 96 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Treasures in Cambridge

By: Winter, Carl

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, The British Council: 1950

Seller ID: 052462

Condition: Very Good


Booklet reproducing thirty six among the thousands of treasures belonging to the Colleges and Universities of Cambridge. A very good clean stapled booklet with small crease to bottom corner of front cover. 45 pages. View more info

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Treasures of the British Museum (SIGNED COPY)

By: Wolfenden, Sir John (introduction by)

Price: £32.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: 013116

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by four of the contributors on the title page - David Stafford-Clark (who wrote the chapter on Ethnography) Antonia Fraser (Medieval and Later Antiquities) John Hale (Coins and Medals) and Peter Young (Western Asiatic Antiquities). 222 pages. Illustrated throughout in colour and b&w. Internally immaculate. A lovely copy of this book which was written to accompany the Thames Television series of the same name. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Modern Swedish Decorative Art

By: Wollin, Dr. Nils G.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, The Architectural Press: 1931

Seller ID: 053575

Condition: Very Good


Very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which shows signs of light soiling and wear/internally repaired tears 353 b/w illustrations and 8 colour plates View more info

Image for Edvard Munch : The Frieze of Life

Edvard Munch : The Frieze of Life

By: Wood, Mara-Helen (Edited by)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, National Gallery Publications: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 058157

ISBN: 1857090152

Condition: Very Good


Published to accompany an exhibition at The National Gallery between 12 November 1992 and 7 February 1993. Clean, large format softcover - 144 pages including bibliography, index of works, and picture credits. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Drawn from Life

By: Woolf, S.J.

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Whittlesey House,:

Seller ID: 054848

Condition: Good


A collection of 42 portraits of famous men, drawn and interviewed by the author. A good clean hardback, though title page is missing. Wear and tear to cloth at head of faded spine. 387 pages. Subjects include:- Mark Twain, GBS; Oliver Wendell Holmes, Albert Einstein, Calvin Coolidge, Benito Mussolini etc View more info

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Charles Nicholls Woolnoth

By: Woolnoth, R. M.

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Scotland, James MacLehose: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016332

Condition: Good +


Privately printed reminiscences of his father. Frontispiece of the subject at 18 with tissue. Two other plates also with tissue. 47pp. Some wear to boards. Rear pastedown stained. Top edges gilt, others un-trimmed. View more info