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'COME , TAKE THIS LUTE'

By: Ramsden, E.H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, A Nadder Book, 1983

Edition: First Edition


xiv, 218pp with 84 illustrations.Select Bibliography 207-212pp and Index 213-219pp. A quest for Identities in Italian Renaissance Portraiture. While the book constitutes essential reading for Renaissance historians, and art students this original contributions also will appeal to the non-specialist reader. View more info

50 NORTHWEST ARTISTS : A critical selection of painters and sculptors working in the Pacific Northwest

By: Guenther, Bruce;Burns, Marsha;Marquand, Ed

Price: £15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, California, U.S.A., Chronicle Books Llc, 1983

Edition: 1st edition


Pictorial card wrappers. 128pp. With photographs of the artists by marsha burns View more info

A BOOK OF LETTERING,

By: Robertson, Jean K.,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, A&C black Ltd,, 1929

Edition: reprint


reprint[1926], 48pp., illustrated by Albert Field, square octavo, original boards. View more info

A BOOK OF MAKE-UP,

By: Ward, Eric,

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Samuel French Ltd. 1956,,


9th reprint, revised, v, 82pp, illustrated throughout, several full colour plates, small octavo, original card, attractive full colour cover, fine condition. theatrical make up. View more info

A BOTTLE OF NOTES AND SOME VOYAGES,

By: Celant, Germano,

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Northern Cente for Contemporary Art, Sunderland and The Henry Moore Sculpture Gallery, Leeds, 1988,,


1st ed., first edition, illustrated throughout, both colour and b&w, quarto, original full colour pictorial d.j. on wrappers, fine condition, small nick on lower front edge. Drawings, sculptures and large scale projects with Coosje van Bruggen. View more info

A Concise History of English painting

By: Gaunt, William

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson, 1964

Edition: 1st paperback edition


288pp. 222 plates 41 in colour. The World of Art Library. View more info

A Concise History of French Painting

By: Lucie-Smith, Edward

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson, 1980

Edition: reprint


288pp. 278 illustrations with 32 in colour. Colour illus. card covers. A lovely copy with no fading, wear or marks. Neat owners name to the end-paper. View more info

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A Course on Aesthetics

By: Barilli, Renato

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press, 1993

Edition: 1st paperback edition


xiii, 170pp. Laminated card wrappers. View more info

A DICTIONARY OF ART AND ARTISTS

By: Murray, Peter & Linda

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Books, 1959

Edition: 1st edition


R14. 355pp. A very nice copy with the usual light browning to the margins. No fading or wear. Scarce in the first edition View more info

A GENERAL DICTIONARY OF PAINTERS

By: Pilkington, Matthew

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Tegg, 1829

Edition: a new ediiton


527pp. Volume One only .A-K. Original brown half-calf with morocco labels and gilt compartments. View more info

A GOLDEN DOLLY THE ART, MYSTERY AND HISTORY OF CORN DOLLIES

By: Lambeth, M.,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, John Baker, 1969

Edition: 1st edition


143pp, with 59 black and white illustrations. Has a foreword by Leonard Amey.The book gives a full history of corn dollies and includes instructions as to how all traditional designs can be made. A trifle rubbed to corners otherwise a nice copy View more info

A HISTORICAL CATALOGUE of the pictures in the Royal collection at Hampton Court. With notes, descriptive, biographical and critical ; an account of the state rooms; and a few illustrations

By: Law, Ernest

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, George Bell and Sons, 1881

Edition: 1st Edition


xxxii,306pp. White buckram hardback binding with gilt titles and VR Royal Crest enclosed within a single gilt border. Spine toned as often but a sound and tight copy with no wear, split or markings. View more info

A HISTORY OF ART,

By: Hanson, H. W.,

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Thames and Hudson, London, 1962,,


1st ed., 572pp, 928 illus. including 79 colour plates, quarto, orig. cloth, fine condition, owners label removed from inside front board. A survey of the visual arts from the dawn of history to the pr esent day. View more info

A HISTORY OF BRITISH PAINTING

By: Short, Ernest.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1953

Edition: First Edition


viii, 304pp, with 33 illustrations.The book recounts the conditions in which artists lived and worked in succeeding periods, the religious, intellectual and aesthetic movements and includes personal contributions of the most notable painters. Dust-jacket a little chipped at the edges. View more info

A HISTORY OF FRENCH ETCHING from the Sixteenth Century to the Present Day - Illustrated with a Frontispiece and One Hundred and Six Reproductions in Photogravure

By: Leipnik, F. L.

Price: £395.00

Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head Limited, 1924

Edition: 1st edition


xviii, 214, [ii ads.]. 106 plates. Quarter tan buckram, pasted leather label with patterned boards. No wear or marks. Paper a trifle browned to edges but a nice copy. View more info