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Image for Halls and Treasures of the City Companies

Halls and Treasures of the City Companies

By: Whiteman, G.W.

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, Ward Lock & Co: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047439

ISBN: 0706310284

Condition: Very Good


Describes and illustrates fourteen of the major Livery Halls of London and their historic contents and works of art. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. Slight tanning to page edges. 160 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 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

Image for Treasures of Spanish Paintings : Over 115 Color Masterpieces

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

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Magni: Peintures, Sculptures & Humanobiles

By: Xuriguera, Gerard

Price: £27.50

Publisher: France, Somogy Editions D'Art: 2005

Seller ID: 052778

ISBN: 2850563404

Condition: Very Good


Text in both English and French. A look at the work of Vincent Magni the painter and sculptor whose dominant theme is the figure, expressed through familiar poses. A very good clean large format hardback Illustrated throughout with colour photographs. 110 pages. View more info

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The Observer's Book of Postage Stamps

By: Yallop, David

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1967

Seller ID: 063605

Condition: Very Good


Describes the birth of the stamp and traces their development throughout the world by relating them wherever possible to their artistic and social context. 16 colour plates and 502 b.w. illustrations. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which shows signs of wear/tear. 240 pages including index. Prompt dispatch View more info

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The Spirit of Place: Nine Neo-Romantic Artists and Their Times

By: Yorke, Malcolm

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Tauris Parke Paperbacks: 2001

Seller ID: 065754

ISBN: 1860646042

Condition: Very Good


The artists covered are Paul Nash, John Piper, Graham Sutherland, John Minton, Michael Ayrton, Robert Colquhoun, Keith Vaughan Prunella Clough and John Craxton. Light reading creases to spine else a very good clean paperback. 366 pages including index. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Rome as an Art City

By: Zacher, Albert

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, A. Siegle: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055896

Condition: Good


Part of The Langham Series of Illustrated Collection of Art Monographs edited by Selwyn Brinton. Gift inscription and previous owner's details to the ffep and faint sunning to page edges else a good clean booklet with the topics covered : The Art of Classic & Christian Rome, Dawn of the Renaissance & the Renaissance, Concluding Phase of Roman Art and Rome as a School of Art, Contemporary Art and Artists in Rome - 94 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Essential William Morris

By: Zaczek, Iain

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Bath, Avon, Parragon Book Service Ltd: 2001

Seller ID: 027785

ISBN: 0752535870

Condition: Near Fine


Examines Morris's work and vision in detail, from his earliest sketches to his intricate wallpaper designs and furniture, stained, glass, textiles and the elegant books he designed for the Kelmscott Press, Illustrated throughout in b&w & colour 256 pages. A most attractive copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info