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The Observer's Book of Painting & Graphic Art

By: Gaunt, William

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 061591

Condition: Good


Describes something of the basic principles of art, the techniques employed by the masters, and the characteristics of the various schools of painting and also includes bibliographical notes on the great painters and draughtsmen, and a glossary of technical terms. A good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which has some minor staining and fading to spine. Gift inscription on half-title page. 160 including index. Observers print number 1529.264 View more info

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The Observer's Book of Modern Art from Impressionism to the Present Day

By: Gaunt, William

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 064305

ISBN: 0723200769

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean copy in price-clipped dustwrapper which shows signs of light shelfwear. 148 pages inc. index. Illustrated with 16 colour and 52 monochrome reproductions from the originals. Describes the development of modern art so that the reader obtains a clear idea of the methods and aims of each successive movement. Print line 749.168 View more info

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Peinture Bouddhique Du Ladakh

By: Genoud, Charles

Price: £175.00

Publisher: Geneva, Switzerland, Olizane: 2003

Seller ID: 054008

ISBN: 2880860008

Condition: Very Good


TEXT IN FRENCH. Very good clean hardback in dustwrapper. 45 pages of text followed by 97 colour illustrations, followed by captions for the illustrations + appendices. A very good clean hardback copy of this now hard-to-find title. View more info

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Paris in August

By: George, Adrian

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Peter Owen Ltd: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055457

ISBN: 0720609372

Condition: Very Good


Diary of a month in Paris combining text and drawings to portray the city. Very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which shows signs of shelfwear to edges. 119 pages. View more info

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Carrington : A Life of Dora Carrington, 1893-1932

By: Gerzina, Gretchen

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, John Murray Publishers: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065353

ISBN: 0719546885

Condition: Near Fine


Well-researched account of Carrington's rich and readable life which results in a sympathetic and in many ways a surprising portrait of a rare and talented woman. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 342 pages including index. Laid in is a newspaper article featuring the location for 'Carrington'. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Sketches In Pen And Ink: Vanessa Bell

By: Giachero, Lia ( Edited By )

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Pimlico: 1998

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 065359

ISBN: 0712666036

Condition: Near Fine


Delightful, candid and quirky autobiographical volume by Bell, illustrated with her own woodcuts and drawings. Prologue by Angelica Garnett. Clean, bright copy - 214 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Meadows

By: Giacomoni, Felix / Bowness, Alan / Strachan, W.J. (Textes):

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Northampton, Editions Galanis: 1977

Seller ID: 064436

Condition: Near Fine


TEXT IN FRENCH. 29 pages. Colour frontis, 8 b/w plates. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Great Prints of the Century : Picasso to Hockney

By: Gilmour, Pat

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, Buckinghamshire County Museum: 1999

Seller ID: 054102

Condition: Very Good


64 page catalogue for the exhibition held at the Buckinghamshire Art Gallery between September 25 and November 21, 1999. Covers the development of modern art and all that has flowed from it. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Rodin : Sculptures

By: Goldscheider, Ludwig

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxfordshire, Phaidon Press: 1988

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 018477

ISBN: 0714820245

Condition: Very Good +


Clean, bright copy with 95 plates. Faint yellowing to page edges. Large format soft cover - 126 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Some Craftie Arts

By: Gordon, Jan

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Morley & Mitchell Kennerley Jr.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047468

Condition: Good


The author takes a humorous look through the catalogue of the British Library Museum to try and answer the question What is Art? and in doing so lists an odd collection of arts from the earliest days of printing. Square, tight hardback in dustwrapper. A little foxing to edges but text block is clean. 134 pages. View more info

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Modern French Painters

By: Gordon, Jan & Bateman, H.M.

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064988

Condition: Good


Includes chapters on: - Impressionism and Neo-Impressionism; Cezanne, Vincent Van Gogh, Renoir, Gaugin, Art and the Civilization, The Designing Instinct, Henri Rousseau and Utrillo etc. Square, tight hardback in attractive art-deco floral decorated boards. Minor soiling to covers. 188 pages including index. Illustrated with numerous b/w and colour plates. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Edward Degas 1834-1917

By: Growe, Bernd

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Germany, Evergreen Books: 1996

Seller ID: 043997

ISBN: 3822886505

Condition: Very Good


Study of the French artists which aims to convey the expressive richness, scope and experimental diversity of his art. A very good clean hardback illustrated with colour pictures. 96 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Christopher Hewett Collection

By: Hames, Penny

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Oxford, Ashmolean Museum: 1986

Seller ID: 064430

ISBN: 0907849679

Condition: Near Fine


Catalogue for the exhibition held between 20 January - 1 March 1987 at the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford. 73 pages. Illustrated with b/w plates. View more info

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Interference : New Works 1994

By: Harbutt, Paul

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Thomas Gibson Fine Art: 1994

Seller ID: 044041

Condition: Very Good


Catalogue for the exhibition held between 17th November and 16th December 1994. Clean, large format, square copy. Colour illustrations. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Concise History of English Painting

By: Hartnoll, Phyllis

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, BCA: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011855

Condition: Near Fine


Aims to give as complete a view of English painting as possible. Clean, bright copy - 288 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Ballet

By: Haskell, Arnold

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, Penguin Books: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013254

Condition: Very Good


A Pelican Special S5. Offers a history, theory, notes on the leading personalities and creators of modern ballet, studies of individual ballets, and of some contemporary dancers, illustrated with sixteen pages of b.w. photographs. Previous owner's faint details in pencil inside front cover. Slight browning to page edges. 220 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Charm of Sandro Botticelli

By: Hay, George

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, T.C. & E.C. Jack:

Seller ID: 031669

Condition: Good +


Includes a brief synopsis of the life of Botticelli and his art. Undated. Text block is clean. Decorated paper wraps are a little fragile and brittle with chips to edges . 48 pages. Contains 4 colour plates. View more info

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Old Prints

By: Hayden, Arthur and Bunt, Cyril G.E.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035646

Condition: Very Good


A guide for the non-specialist collector beginning with a practical chapter on how to collect, continuing with a survey of old prints ranging from early masters such as Rembrandt, through Bewick and Blake and finishing with Whistler and his contemporaries. A very good clean copy in dustwrapper which shows signs of wear and tear and small loss. Illustrated with 48 plates + a list of the principal English and foreign engravers, a glossary and bibliography. View more info

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Lettering for Students and Craftsmen (SIGNED)

By: Hewitt, Graily

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, Seeley, Service & Co: 1930

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 064022

Condition: Very Good


White buckram with gilt lettering, gilt top edge - spine has darkened slightly. 336 pages, 403 illustrations, with two specially designed alphabets by the author. This is Number 10 of 380 numbered copies printed on Arnold's Unbleached handmade paper and SIGNED by Hewitt. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Student Handbook for Art and Design

By: Hickman, Richard; Bullock, Patrick

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Pearson Publishing: 2004

Edition: Second Reprint

Seller ID: 032549

ISBN: 185749637X

Condition: Near Fine


Unread copy. Clean, bright pages. Next post dispatch. View more info