Roger Hilton: The Figured Language of Thought

By: Lambirth, Andrew

Price: £175.00

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Book Condition: Fine


Brown hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Fine, with just a hint of shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear.288pp.230 illustrations, 200 in colour. In the history of postwar painting Roger Hilton (1911-75) holds a special position as one of the pioneers of British abstract art. In this book, the story of Hilton's life and career is enlivened by numerous anecdotes recalling the vicissitudes of his personal relationships with other artists, such as Peter Lanyon, Terry Frost and Patrick Heron, all supported by first-hand evidence and personal memories of his widow, Rose, who helped greatly in the preparation of this book. A heavy book, will require extra postage if to be sent outside UK.

Title: Roger Hilton: The Figured Language of Thought

Author Name: Lambirth, Andrew

Categories: British Art (20th/21st Century),

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson Ltd.: 2007

ISBN Number: 0500093342

ISBN Number 13: 9780500093344

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 006584

Keywords: roger hilton, peter lanyon, patrick heron, terry frost,