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Alan Johnston

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Orkney, The Fruitmarket Gallery: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002446


56 pages. Essay followed by plates, b&w and color. At the back, "facsimilies ... produced from originals for this publication." Exhibition list loosely laid-in. View more info

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John Singer Sargent, his own work

By: N/A

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New York, Coe Kerr Gallery and Wittenborn Art Books: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002485


65 illustrations, color and b&w; checklist of all works by location; index of titles with location. View more info

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Dreadful Fire! Burning of the Houses of Parliament

By: (Turner, J.M.W.) Solender, Katherine

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Cleveland Museum of Art: 1984

Seller ID: 000018


80 pages; 4 full-page color plates; 51 b&w illustrations. A focus on two Turner paintings, each The Burning of the Houses of Parliament: one in The Philadelphia Museum of Art and the other in The Cleveland. The b&w illustrations provide additional background on the event and an examination of Turner's particular style and technique. Light crease to the corner of the front wrapper. View more info

Image for Joseph Mallord William Turner: Watercolors and Drawings

Joseph Mallord William Turner: Watercolors and Drawings

By: Anon

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Otto Gerson Gallery: 1960

Seller ID: 003127


not paginated. Introductory essay; 44 works are described with catalogue entries and 23 reproductions, all b&w; frontispiece portrait of Turner in b&w. View more info

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Sam Taylor-Wood

By: Anonymous

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Göttingen, Steidl: 2002

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: 003737


not paginated; numerous color reproductions. Interview; essays. View more info

Image for The Four Londons of William Hogarth

The Four Londons of William Hogarth

By: Berry, Erick

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, David McKay Company: 1964

Seller ID: 000098


232 pages. Somewhat fictionalized biography of Hogarth. View more info

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Paula Rego

By: Bradley, Fiona; Victor Willing; Ruth Rosengarten; Judith Collins

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Thames and Hudson: 1997

Edition: 1st U.S Edition

Seller ID: 003378


154 pages; 130 illustrated works.Preparatory drawings and sketches are illustrated and discussed for the first time; paintings are discussed by Rosengarten and Victor Willing, the artist's ex-husband. Clean throughout, no marks, creases or tears. View more info

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Thomas Rowlandson: His Life and Art

By: Falk, Bernard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The Beechhurst Press: 1952

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 003124


236 pages; 91 illustrations, including 21 color, which have tissue guards. "A significant and accurate portrayal of the life of a most delightful and versatile draughtsman (and) a magnificent gallery of drawings and paintings." At the back is a "Supplement", a bibliography of Rowlandson's Coloured Plate Books. The book is clean and tight, the pages showing only a slight darkening at the top edge. Otherwise the texture and color of the paper and the type f... View more info

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A Hundred Years of British Painting, 1851-1951

By: Hubbard, Hesketh

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co.: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005008


325 pages; numerous b&w plates. A comprehensive study: portrait, panorama, mural, marine, women art students, lawsuits, critics, numerous personalities, etc. Clean throughout; tight binding. Dustjacket worn at edges. View more info

Image for Face à Face: French and English Caricatures of the French Revolution and Its Afterrmath

Face à Face: French and English Caricatures of the French Revolution and Its Afterrmath

By: Leith, James A. ; Andrea Joyce

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Art Gallery of Ontario: 1989

Seller ID: 004226


102 pages; 75 caricatures illustrated b&w and color; full catalogue entries offering description and commentary. Author's essay. Bibliography. Clean throughout, tight binding. View more info

Image for John Singer Sargent a Mallorca

John Singer Sargent a Mallorca

By: Martindale, Meredith

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Palma, Mallorca, Arxiu Municipal de Palma: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003678


158 pages; 39 color plates; 31 text illustrations. Sargent visited Majorca for 3 months in 1908 with his sister and a mutual friend. The author states that the visit was a pivotal point in Sargent's career: he developed a preference for landscapes over societal portraits; he developed a prference for watercolor. Martindale pursues this in her text. Text in Catalan, English, Castilian. View more info

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Australian Art of the Last Ten Years

By: Mollison, James (introduction)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Np, Australian National Gallery: 1982

Seller ID: 000054


96 pages. Catalogue of 328 works by 117 Australian artists collected by Philip Morris and presented to the Gallery in 1982. About 100 of the works are illustrated. View more info

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Voyage en Egypte: David Roberts

By: Rachet, Guy; Jean-Claude Simoen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bibliotheque de L'Image: 1995

Seller ID: 003334


94 pages; 48 color reproductions, many full-page, of prints created by Roberts follwing his travels in Egypt; captions for each image on the opposing page. French text. View more info

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Augustus John

By: Rothenstein, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London / New York, The Phaidon Press / Oxfrod University Press: 1946

Seller ID: 003666


26 pages followed by 90 plates, including his most admired portraits. Text and plates are clean; offset to the back endpapers from newspaper obituary taped to the rear board. The dustjacket is whole but has a large tear on the back panel and two small tears on the front, now covered with a poly jacket. View more info

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The Amorous Illustrations of Thomas Rowlandson

By: Schiff, Gert (Introduction)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.p., Cythera Press: 1969

Seller ID: 003125


pp. xxxix; followed by 50 color illustrations; most are full-page. Eroticism. Some of the illustrations are said to have been for the Prince Regent. Many express something on the order of mockery and contempt at the enjoyment of the illustrated pleasures. Others marvel at the invention of the couples. Text and plates are clean and tight; the jacket is rubbed and chipped at the top edge of the front panel with a small loss of material. View more info

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Architecture in Britain, 1530 to 1830

By: Summerson, John

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1983

Seller ID: 003544


624 pages; 448 illustrations. The Pelican History of Art. Clean, tight copy. View more info

Image for Turner: The Fourth Decade - Watercolours 1820-1830

Turner: The Fourth Decade - Watercolours 1820-1830

By: Warrell, Ian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Tate Gallery: 1991

Seller ID: 003128


72 pages; Introductory essay; 87 catalogued works illustrated in b&w with full catalogue entries; 16 colour plates. Bibliography. This book is the fourth in a series focusing on Turner's watercolours and drawings from successive decades of his life. The bottom edge of the back wrapper panel is nicked with a quarter-inch tear. View more info

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Painting in Britain, 1530 to 1790

By: Waterhouse, Ellis

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin Books: 1986

Seller ID: 003541


387 pages; 257 illustrations. The Pelican History of Art. Occasional light pencil underlining and notes. Otherwise, a clean and tight copy. View more info

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An Outline of English Painting

By: Wilenski, R.H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber Limited: 1969

Seller ID: 003621


76 pages; 32 b&w illustrations. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info