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Image for Scandinavian Journal of Design History (Volume Seven)

Scandinavian Journal of Design History (Volume Seven)

By: Gelfer-Jorgensen, Mirjam

Price: £33.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Rhodos International Science and Art publishers: 1997

Seller ID: 006171

ISBN: 8772457082

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 163pp. Many b/w and several colour illustrations. This volum of the Scandinavian Journal of Design History includes essays on Arne Jacobsen and his laminated chairs, architects in Danish graphic design and 20th century Danish furniture design and the English vernacular tradition. View more info

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Mark Gertler - A New Perspective

By: Glasser, David J. (foreword)

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London NW8, Ben Uri Gallery: 2002

Seller ID: 005546

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. No inscriptions. 32pp. Many colour illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Mark Gertler (1891-1939) held at the Ben Uri Gallery, St.John's Wood, London from 30 September to 1 December 2002 View more info

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Whitechapel at War: Isaac Rosenberg & His Circle

By: Glasser, David J. (intro.)

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Ben Uri Gallery, The London Jewish Museum of Art: 2008

Seller ID: 004938

ISBN: 0900157097

Condition: Fine


Black cloth with title in silver on spine. Condition: Fine, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fine. 143pp. Many colour plates. This book was published to accompany the exhibition of work by Isaac Rosenberg and his circle held at the Ben Uri Gallery London from 2 April to 8 June 2008 which then toured to the Stanley and Audrey Burton Gallery, Leeds University from 16 June to 5 September 2008. It was the sixth exhibition in the Ben Uri's ongoing series on the "Whi... View more info

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Edward Wadsworth 1889-1949 - Paintings, Drawings and Prints

By: Glazebrook, Mark (intro.)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Colnaghi's: 1974

Seller ID: 006153

Condition: Very Good


Softcover catalogue in "tracing paper" dustjacket. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear, slightly more so to head of spine of dustjacket. Light soiling to rear of jacket. Unpaginated. 7 colour tipped-in plates and many b/w illustrations. This 156 items catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Edward Wadswoth (1889-1949) held at P & D Colnaghi, London from 16 July to 16 August... View more info

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Mary Fedden

By: Gooding, Mel

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Aldershot, Hants, Scolar Press: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Artist

Seller ID: 006116

ISBN: 1859281494

Condition: Very Good


Black hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound. Signed by Mary Fedden on half-title. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. 96pp. Sixty colour illustrations. This book was the first to be written about the life and work of the British artist, Mary Fedden (1915-2012), who was married for many years to fellow artist Julian Trevelyan. View more info

Tilson: Pop to Present

By: Gooding, Mel (intro.)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, The Royal Academy: 2002

Seller ID: 005943

ISBN: 1903973112

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, binding sound. 61pp. 42 colour 1 b/w plate. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Joe Tilson held at the Royal Academy, London, from 14 March to 12 April 2002. It includes an 8 page essay on Tilson by Mel Gooding entitled "An Incessant Creation: Nature and metaphor in Joe Tilson". View more info

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Y Paint your Windows White

By: Griffin, Brian and Bubbles, Barney

Price: £220.00

Publisher: London, Brian Griffin (self-published): 1983

Seller ID: 006003

Condition: Good


Newspaper format. 420 by 300 mm. 8pp. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear and some light soiling to front and rear cover pages. Horizontal crease to centre where the paper has been folded. Red button in plastic pouch fixed to front page is present. Taking its title from a series of Government issued instructions for British citizens during a nuclear attack, Barney Bubbles and Brian Griffin realised only one issue of a projected series. B/w photographs by Griffi... View more info

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David Blackburn and the Visionary Landscape Tradition

By: Grishin, Sasha

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London and Nottingham, Hart Gallery: 1994

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 005116

ISBN: 095207592X

Condition: Very Good


Black hardcover with title in white on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dusjacket condition: Very good, with light creasing to lower right corner of front cover of jacket. 112pp. 59 colour plates. The book includes an essay on David Blackburn and the Visionary Landscape Tradition, synopses in French and German, Biographical notes and lists of exhibitions and collections relating to David Blackburns work. Size: 4to - over 9¾" -... View more info

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Peter Blake: A Retrospective

By: Grunenberg, Christoph and Sillars ,Laurence

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London, Tate Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 005949

ISBN: 1854377175

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 214pp. Many colour plates. This catalogue was produced to accompany the retrospective exhibition of work by Peter Blake (b.1932) held at Tate Liverpool from 29 June to 23 September, 2007. It provides a comprehensie survey of Blake's oeuvre from the late 1940s to the present, and includes essays by Christoph Grunenberg, Simon Faulkner, Marco Livingstone and Laurence Silla... View more info

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Peter Blake: A Retrospective

By: Grunenberg, Christoph and Sillars, Laurence (ed.)

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Liverpool, Tate Liverpool: 2007

Seller ID: 005843

ISBN: 1854377175

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 214pp. Many colour illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by the British Pop artist Peter Blake (b.1932) held at Tate Liverpool from 29 June to 2 September, 2007. The catalogue provides a comprehensive survey of Blake's rich and diverse oeuvre from the late 1940's to the date of publication in 2007. It includes essays by Christoph ... View more info

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W.Barns-Graham Retrospective 1940-1989

By: Hall, Douglas (intro.)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh Museums and Art Galleries: 1989

Seller ID: 004087

ISBN: 0905072340

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. 85pp. 12 colour plates and many b/w illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the retrospective exhibition of work by Wilhelmina Barns-Graham (1912-2004) held at the City Art Centre, Edinburgh in 1989. Barns-Graham was was born in Scotland, but moved to St.Ives, Cornwall in 1940. The catalogue includes a thorough introduction on Barns-Graham by ... View more info

Image for Joseph Crawhall 1861-1913 - One of the Glasgow Boys

Joseph Crawhall 1861-1913 - One of the Glasgow Boys

By: Hamilton, Vivien

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London and Glasgow, John Murray in Association with Glasgow Museums and Art Galleries: 1997

Seller ID: 004634

ISBN: 0719555655

Condition: Good


First softcover edition (originally published in hardcover to accompany the 1990 exhibition held at the Burrell Collection in Glasgow which then toured to the Fine Art Society, London). Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 177pp. 130 illustrations, many in colour. This study of Joseph Crawhall's life and work brings together the wealth of new material that has emerged since Adrian Bury's monograph of 1958. It makes acce... View more info

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The War Artists

By: Harrie, Meirion and Susie

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph in Association with the Imperial War Museum and the Tate Gallery: 1983

Seller ID: 006061

ISBN: 071812314X

Condition: Very Good


Blue hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers and just a hint of sunning to page edges. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. Not price-clipped. 310pp. Several colour and many b/w illustrations. This book was the first comprehensive account of the British official war art schemes from their beginnings in 1916 to the Falklands War - a unique experiment in government patronage which produced a na... View more info

In Camera: Francis Bacon - Photography, Film and the Practice of Painting

By: Harrison, Martin

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 2006

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004632

ISBN: 0500286248

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Condition: Very good, with light scuffing and shelfwear to covers. Binding sound. Signed by the author on the half title with the inscription "for the Arts Club on an auspicious occasion" 256pp. 275 illustrations, 200 in colour. Francis Bacon famously found inspiration in photographs, film-stills, and mass media imagery. In this book, the author reveals how this media informed some of Bacon's most important paintings and triggered decisive t... View more info

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Notes from a Welsh Diary 1944-55

By: Herman, Josef

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Free Association Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 003961

ISBN: 1853430463

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear and light sunning to spine. Binding sound, no inscriptions.11 pp. text. 50 b/w plates plus chronology. Josef Hermans poetic eleven page text of his arrival in 1944 and gradual acceptance and appreciation of Ystradgynlais in Wales, accompanied by fifty b/w images of his interpretation of life there. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall View more info

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Eduardo Paolozzi 1924-2005

By: Hermann, Daniel F. (intro.)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Clark Fine Art/The paolozzi Foundation: 2016

Seller ID: 005477

Condition: Fine


Orange hardcover with title in grey on front cover and spine. Condition: Fine, binding sound, no inscriptions. 48pp. Many colour and b/w illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Eduardo Paolozzi held at Jonathan Clark Fine Art, London in 2016. It includes an introductory essay by Daniel F Hermann (curator of the Whitechapel Art Gallery). View more info

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Phil May: His Life and Work 1864-1903

By: Houfe, Simon

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Aldershot, Hampshire, Ashgate Publishing: 2002

Seller ID: 005965

ISBN: 1840146524

Condition: Very Good


Dark green hardcover with title in silver on spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound. Previous owners name (an art dealer) on front endpaper. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. 169pp. 72 b/w illustrations. Phil May was one of the two outstanding British black-and-white artists of the 1890's; the other was Aubrey Beardsley. May was the jester rather than the aesthete. His world was that of ordinary people at the ... View more info

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Ken Howard: A Personal View - Inspired by Light (Atelier Series)

By: Howard, Ken with Bulgin, Sally

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, David & Charles: 1998

Inscription: Signed by Artist

Seller ID: 006092

ISBN: 0715308416

Condition: Fine


Cream hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Fine, signed by Ken Howard on a publishers "bookplate" on title page. Dustjacket condition: Fine, with just a faint hint of shelfwear. In this book the British artist Ken Howard (b.1932) discusses his lifetime's work, and his conviction that the inspiration born of the stunning effects of light have been the primary source of creative energy throughout his career. View more info

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Edward Bawden: A retrospective survey

By: Howes, Justin

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Bath, Avon, Combined Arts: 1988

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 005393

ISBN: 1871316006

Condition: Good


Softcover with dustjacket. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear and light foxing to covers and endpapers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear. 132pp. Many b/w illustrations. One of a limited edition of 950 copies. The catalogue of Bawden's work in this survey begins in 1922 and proceeds chronologically until 1983, a record of just over sixty years work, mainly in graphic design, book illustration, wallpapers, ceramics and mu... View more info

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Ivon Hitchens: Unseen Paintings from the 30s

By: Hucker, Simon (foreword)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Clark Fine Art: 2009

Seller ID: 005521

Condition: Fine


Softcover in clear acetate dustjacket. Condition: Fine. Dustjacket condition: Fine. 23 colour plates (one folding). This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of previously unseen work from the 1930s by Ivon Hitchens (1893-1979) held at the Jonathan Clark gallery, London in 2009. The gallery represents the artist's estate and holds the largest inventory of Hitchens' work. These early paintings are a celebration of the "simple life", with views of idy... View more info