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Patrick Heron

By: Sylvester, David (ed.)

Price: £23.00

Publisher: London, Tate Gallery: 1998

Seller ID: 005130

ISBN: 1854372505

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Previous owners initials neatly written at lower corner of half-title. Binding sound. 192pp. 131 illustrations, 101 in colour. This catalogue was produced to accompany the major retrospective exhibition of work by Patrick Heron held at the Tate Gallery, London from 25 June to 6 September 1998. The catalogue includes an introduction by David Sylvester and the text of an interview between Heron and Martin Gay... View more info

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Thirties: British Art and Design Before the War

By: Taylor, A J P et al.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Arts Council of Great Britain: 1979

Seller ID: 003937

ISBN: 0728702150

Condition: Good


Softcover. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound. Sunning to text edges. Very occasional blue biro lines parallel to columns of text. Good reading/reference copy. 320pp. Many b/w and occasional colour illustrations.This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition held at the Hayward Gallery, London from 25 October 1979 to 13 January 1980. It includes sections on the architecture, decorative art and design of the period. 4to - over 9¾"... View more info

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Josef Herman: Drawings

By: Taylor, Basil (intro.)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003954

Condition: Very Good


Cream paper covered boards with buff colour cloth spine, title in black on front cover and spine, and Josef Herman illustration in black to front cover. Condition: Very good, with general light foxing to edges of covers. Light browning to endpapers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally shelfworn and lightly soiled with sunning to spine and two 1.5 inch repaired tears to front cover. 13pp. text and 40 b/w plates. Scarce. Josef Herman (1911... View more info

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The Sun is God - the Life and Work of Cyril Mann

By: Taylor, John Russell

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, Lund Humphries in Association with Piano Nobile Fine Paintings: 1999

Seller ID: 004147

ISBN: 0853317690

Condition: Fine


Grey hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Fine, hint of shelfwear to base of covers, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fine. 168pp. 110 pages of colour plates. Cyril Mann (1911-1980) is one of the lesser known characters of Modern British art in Britain. This book is the first full length biographical and critical study of Mann and brings together some of the finest examples of his work. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tal... View more info

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William Gillies and the Edinburgh School

By: The Scottish Gallery

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, The Scottish Gallery: 0

Seller ID: 004429

Condition: Fine


Undated, but c.2003. Softcover. Condition: Fine, with just a hint of shelfwear to covers and very light sunning to spine. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 29 colour plates with details.This catalogue was produced to accompany an exhibition held at the Scottish Gallery of work by William Gillies as well as John Maxwell, Anne Redpath, Robert Henderson Bolyth and John Houston, alll of whom were members of The Edinburgh School, a group of 20th century artists who were all con... View more info

Brian Rice - Retrospective Exhibition

By: Tucker, Dr.Michael (foreword)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Brighton, University of Brighton: 2001

Seller ID: 002380

ISBN: 1901177963

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. 89pp. Profusely illustrated in colour. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of Rice's work which toured from the University of Brighton to Plymouth, Bridport and Exeter in 2001. Includes an essay on the artists work by Sarah Hudston. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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The Brotherhood of Ruralists

By: Usherwood, Nicholas

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Lund Humphries: 1981

Seller ID: 006085

ISBN: 0853314462

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 84pp. 60 illustrations (nine in colour). Seven painters decided in 1975 to form a Brotherhood of ruralists - the echo of the 19th century Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood was deliberate, and like their predecessors they were an association of friends who shared strongly held views on the nature of art and the artists (though not a common style). The artists were Ann Arnold... View more info

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Algernon Newton, RA 1880-1968

By: Usherwood, Nicholas (intro.)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London and Sheffield, Sheffield City Art Galleries/The Arts Council: 1980

Seller ID: 005783

Condition: Very Good


Card covered stapled catalogue. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers, no inscriptions. Many b/w and some colour illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Algernon Newton (1880-1968) held at The Graves Art Gallery, Sheffield from 26th July to 26th August 1980. It includes an excellent 11 page introduction by the art critic Nicholas Usherwood. Scarce. View more info

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David Inshaw

By: Usherwood, Nicholas (intro.)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Academy Editions: 1978

Seller ID: 006052

Condition: Very Good


Card covered stapled catalogue. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. 20pp. Several colour and b/w illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by David Inshaw (b.1943) held at the Brighton Museum & Art Gallery. Includes an 8 page introductory essay on Inshaw by the art critic Nicholas Usherwood. View more info

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Edward Seago 1910-1974 - Memorial Exhibition

By: Van Der Post, Laurens (intro.)

Price: £26.00

Publisher: London, Marlborough Fine Art: 1974

Seller ID: 005247

Condition: Good


Card covered catalogue. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound. Previous owners small name and address label neatly placed to lower left corner of half-title. 40pp. 12 colour and 16 b/w plates. This catalogue was produced to accompany the memorial exhibition of work by Edward Seago held at Marlborough Fine Art, London in December 1974. It includes a three and a half page introductory essay by Laurens van der Post entitled "Edward Seago, the Li... View more info

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Eduardo Paolozzi

By: Whitford, Frank

Price: £39.00

Publisher: London, The Tate Gallery: 1971

Seller ID: 005048

Condition: Good


Black hardcover with title in silver on spine. Condition: Good, with some light soiling to front endpaper and a hint of sunning to very edges of text and illustrations. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, although covers and spine are quite sunned and lightly soiled to edges. Loosely inserted is a card cutout of a boot and a rare flyer for the exhibition (see images). 112pp. Many b/w illustrations. This book was produced to accompany the exhibitio... View more info

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Brigid Edwards - Natural Selection

By: Whitford, Frank (intro.)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Gibson Fine Art Ltd.: 2005

Seller ID: 006195

Condition: Good


Softcover. Condition: Good, with general light scuffing, shelfwear to covers. Some very light creasing to covers where they meet the spine. 48pp. 20 colour plates. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of watercolours on vellum of insects by the botanical artist Brigid Edwards ( b.1940) held at Thomas Gibson Fine Art, London in 2005. View more info

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Mark Gertler: Biography of a Painter 1891-1939

By: Woodeson, John

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005545

ISBN: 0283978317

Condition: Good


Brown hardcover with title in purple on spine. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear, light smudge to base of textblock. Dustjacket condition: Good, with general light shelfwear and light sunning. Not price-clipped. 413pp. 76 illustrations (75 in b/w, the remainder in colour). This was the first biography of Gertler. It is primarily the story of Gertler's life. But at the same time there is a separate, detailed study of Gertler as a painter, and the first full ca... View more info