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Paul Klee: The Nature of Creation

By: Ferleger Brades, Susan (preface)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Lund Humphries/Hayward Gallery: 2002

Seller ID: 005663

ISBN: 1853322245

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 204pp. Many colour and some b/w illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Paul Klee (1879-1940) held at the Hayward Gallery, London from 17 January to 1 April 2002. It includes an essay on a personal response to Klee's work by the British artist Bridget Riley, as well as an essay by Robert Kudielka, Professor of Aesthetic and Philosophy... View more info

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Alberto Giacometti 1901-1966

By: Fletcher, Valerie J.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Lund Humphries: 1988

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 004502

ISBN: 085331540X

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth with title in white on spine. Condition: Very good, Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear. 250pp. 105 plates, several in colour, the remainder in b/w. This book was published in conjunction with the exhibition of Giacometti's work held at the Smithsonian Institution's Hirshorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in 1988. It includes essays by Silvio Berthoud (the artists' nephew) and the Giacometti scholar Reinho... View more info

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Matisse: La Chapelle du Rosaire - 1948-1951

By: Girard, Xavier

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Paris, Reunion des Musees Nationaux: 1992

Seller ID: 006109

ISBN: 2711825469

Condition: Very Good


NB: Text is in French throughout. Softcover. Condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear to covers. 141pp. Many colour illustrations. The Chapelle du Rosaire de Vence (Chapel of the Rosary), often referred to as the Matisse Chapel or the Vence Chapel, is a small Catholic chapel located in the town of Vence on the French Riviera. It was dedicated to the Dominican Order. The church was built and decorated between 1949 and 1951 under a plan devised by Henri Matisse... View more info

Gerhard Richter - Panorama: A Retrospective

By: Godfrey, Mark et al.

Price: £70.00

Publisher: London, Tate Publishing: 2011

Seller ID: 005805

ISBN: 1854379445

Condition: Fine


Pale stone colour hardcover with title in navy on spine. Condition: Fine, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 304pp. Over 300 illustrations, many in colour. This book was published to accompany a touring exhibition of the work of the German artist Gerhard Richter (b.1932). It covers Richter's career to the date of publication, the survey encompassing the entire range of his work including photo-paintings, abstracts, grey paintings... View more info

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Modigliani and His Models

By: Grimshaw, Sir Nicholas (foreword)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, The Royal Academy: 2006

Seller ID: 005369

ISBN: 1903973821

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Previous owners bookplate on reverse of front cover. No inscriptions. 158pp. plus two page list of RA benefactors. 52 colour plates plus many other colour and b/w illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920) held at the Royal Academy, London from 8 July to 15 October 2006. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Helion - Retrospective - 1926-1969

By: Guilloux, Louis (intro.)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Lyon, Galerie Verriere: 1969

Seller ID: 005158

Condition: Fair


Softcover. Condition: Fair to good, covers have general light shelfwear and sunning to edges. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 5 tipped in colour plates, several b/w images. This catalogue was produced to accompany the retrospective exhibition of work by Jean Helion (1904-1987) held at the Galerie Verriere in Lyon in June 1969. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Gravure and Grace: The engravings of Roger Vieillard

By: Hacker, P.M.S. (ed.)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford and Aldershot, The Ashmolean Museum Oxford in Association with Scolar Press: 1993

Seller ID: 004867

ISBN: 0859679942

Condition: Very Good


Bright blue hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, no inscriptions Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 104pp. 30 b/w plates. This book was produced to accompany the exhibition of engravings by Roger Vieillard held at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford from 26 October 1993 to 16 January 1994 and at the National Museum of Wales, Cardiff from 19 March to 15 May 1994. It was the first book in English on one of the greate... View more info

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The Mind and Work of Paul Klee

By: Haftmann, Werner

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1967

Seller ID: 004473

Condition: Good


Softcover. Condition: Good with light shelfwear and soiling to covers. Light cockling to covers wihere they meet spine. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Light foxing to rear of covers. 213pp. 3 colour plates, 32 b/w plates and several b/w illustrations within text. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Gerhard Richter 1998

By: Hentschel, Martin and Friedel, Helmut

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Anthony d'Offay Gallery: 1998

Seller ID: 005123

ISBN: 0947564756

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Previous owners initials neatly written in lower right corner of half-title. With essays by Martin Hentschel and Helmut Friedel and a catalogue raisonne of paintings from 1993-1998. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Emil Schumacher - Spate, Bilder

By: Honisch, Dieter (intro.)

Price: £32.00

Publisher: Berlin, Staatliche Museen Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Berlin: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003901

ISBN: 3886091392

Condition: Very Good


NB: Text is in German throughout. Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, previous owners address label (a convent in Gloucestershire) with a cross and the word Library neatly written in biro above. 174pp. 76 colour plates. This catalouge was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Emil Schumacher (1912-1999) held at the Nationalgalerie Berlin from 21 October to 30 December 1988 and the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen fro... View more info

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Jean Tinguely: A Magic Stronger than Death

By: Hulten, Pontus

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Milan, Italy, Bompiani: 1987

Seller ID: 005613

Condition: Good


Softcover. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 384pp. Many b/w and several colour plates. This catalogue was produced to accompany the retrospective of work by the Swiss painter and sculptor Jean Tinguely (1925-1991) held at the Palazzo Grassi, Venice in 1987. A heavy book, will require extra postage if to be sent outside UK. View more info

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De Stijl: 1917-1931 - Visions of Utopia

By: Jaffe, Hans L.C. (intro.)

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Oxford, Phaidon Press Ltd.: 1988

Seller ID: 005494

ISBN: 0714822507

Condition: Good


Third impression. White hardcover with title in black on spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear and some light sunning to cover edges. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Some very light cockling to top edge of last few pages. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear and light sunning to spine. 255pp. Many colour and b/w illustrations. The De Stijl movement is thoroughly documented in this book, which was originally published to accompany the first major exhibi... View more info

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German art in the 20th Century: Painting and Sculpture 1905-1985

By: Joachimides, Christos M. et al

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Munich, Germany, Prestel-Verlag: 1985

Seller ID: 006081

ISBN: 3791307436

Condition: Fine


Navy blue cloth with title in blue within dark yellow label on spine. Condition: Fine, binding sound, no inscriptions Dustjacket condition: Very good indeed with just a hint of shelfwear. 518pp. 623 illustrations, 293 in colour. This catalogue was published to accompany the major exhibition held at the Royal Academy of Arts, London from 11 October to 22 December 1985, which then toured to the Staatsgalerie Stuttgart. It attempted or the first time to present the entire s... View more info

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Unpacking Duchamp - Art in Transit

By: Judovitz, Dalia

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Berkeley/Los Angeles/London, University of California Press: 1995

Seller ID: 005707

ISBN: 0520088093

Condition: Very Good


Black paper-covered boards with title in white on red spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. 308pp. Several b/w illustrations. Through careful analysis of Duchamp's major works, the author examines how he interpreted notions of mechanical reproduction in order to redefine the meaning and value of the art object, the artist and artistic production. View more info

The diaries of Paul Klee 1898-1918

By: Klee, Felix (ed.)

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, Peter Owen: 1965

Seller ID: 002840

Condition: Good


First British Commonwealth edition. Black cloth with titles in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, binding sound, text clean apart from very light soiling to page facing title page. Dustjacket condition: Fair, shelfwear to jacket edges with a couple of small tears and chips to head of spine. Spin lightly sunned. Not price-clipped. 424pp. Many b/w plates and illustrations. The "Diaries" were not originally intended for publication, but merely for Klees' own reflection... View more info

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Louis Marcoussis - Sa Vie, Son Oeuvre

By: Lafranchis, Jean

Price: £115.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Les editions du temps: 1961

Seller ID: 005458

Condition: Good


Beige textured cloth with title in black on spine. NB: Text is in French throughout. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with general light shelfwear, slightly more so to head of spine and corners of dustjacket. 338pp. 16 colour and 100 b/w illustrations. This book contains a complete catalogue of paintings, watercolours on glass, drawings, and engravings by the Polish-born French Cubist artist Loui... View more info

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Andre Masson and his Universe

By: Leiris, M. and Limbour, G.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Geneva, Paris, London, Editions des Trois Collines/Horizon: 1947

Seller ID: 005566

Condition: Fair


NB: Majority of text is in French. No dustjacket. Dark blue cloth with title in white on spine and in raised blue lettering (cover cloth) on the front cover. Condition: Fair, covers are generally shelfworn with sunning to spine. Water splashmark to spine and immediate surrounding area. Hint of browning to text throughout. Twelve page two section introduction by Georges Limbour and M.Leiris translated from French to English by Douglas Cooper. The remainder of the text is ... View more info

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Joseph Kosuth - "Ni Apparence Ni illusion"

By: Loyrette, Henri (foreword)

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Paris, Musee Du Louvre Editions: 2010

Seller ID: 005052

ISBN: 9789490693039

Condition: Very Good


NB: Text is in French throughout. Hardcover. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound. Inscribed to Gwyneth Paltrow on front endpaper and dated 9.ix.2011. The writers' signature is unclear. The front endpaper also bears the raised stamp of the Joseph Kosuth studio at the base of the page. 161pp. Many full-page colour illustrations. Published on the occasion of Joseph Kosuth's installation 'Neither Appearance Nor Illusion', an exhibition in... View more info

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Kuroda

By: Maeght, Adrien (intro.)

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Paris, Maeght Editeur: 2002

Seller ID: 006013

ISBN: 2869413076

Condition: Very Good


NB: Text is in French throughout. Scarlet cloth with title in black on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear. 230pp. Many colour illustrations including two lithographs bound in with the book. This monograph of the French-based Japanese artist Aki Kuroda (b.1944) presents his work from 1968 to 2002. The book includes essays byMarguerita Duras, Camille Fallen and Jerome Sans, amongst oth... View more info

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Joseph Beuys: Spate Druckgraphik

By: Malin, Georg (foreword)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Bern, Switzerland, Benteli Verlag: 1996

Seller ID: 005874

ISBN: 3716510351

Condition: Very Good


NB: Text is in German throughout. Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 138pp. Many colour illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of late prints by Joseph Beuys held at the Liechtensteinischen Staatliche Kunstsammlung from 23 March to 30 June 1996. View more info