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Ravenna. Mosaics, art, history, archaeology, monuments, Museums

By: Bendazzi, Wladimiri

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Italy, Sirri-Ravenna: 1993

Seller ID: AW161

ISBN: 8886239017

Condition: Fine


252pp. Blue illus. card covers. No inscriptions fading or marks. English text and well illustrated. View more info

HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES CAPITOL 2 vols in 1

By: Brown, Glenn

Price: £75.00

Publisher: New York, Da Capo Press: 1970

Edition: facimile reprint

Seller ID: R482

ISBN: 0306713721

Condition: Fine


113, v; xi, 114-255. 320 full page plates. Volume 34 in Da Capo's series Architecture and Decorative Art. Beautiful un-abridged facsimile edition bound in one volume with brown cloth binding. Gilt lettering. Originally published in 1901 and 1903 View more info

NY CARLSBERGFONDET Og Dets Virksomhed 1902-1927 [The New Carlsberg Foundation]

By: Carlesberg

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, F. Hendriksens Reproductions: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: MH164

Condition: Fine


78pp. Plates. The Carlsberg Art Foundation history. Danish text. Quarter 'vellum' spine with blue gilt titled baords. No inscriptions. A love copy of a scarce book View more info

ART HISTORY Volume 28 No 5

By: Cheery, Deborah [ed]

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Journal of the Association of Art Historians: 2005

Seller ID: K917

Condition: Fine


-v, 575-828pp. Includes Stephen Bann, WEntworth Castle etc View more info

The National Trust Book of Furnishing Textiles

By: Clabburn, Pamela; National Trust (Great Britain)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Viking in association with the National Trust: 1988

Seller ID: J129

ISBN: 0670805602

Condition: Fine


The history and use of textiles in furnishing. A little musty. View more info

THE PICTURE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ART

By: Cook, Olive [ed]

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson: 1960

Edition: revised edition

Seller ID: K761

Condition: V.g.


584pp. 'A Comprehensive Survey of Painting, Sculpture, Architecture and Crafts , Their Methods , Styles and Technical Terms'580 illustrations and 192 colour plates. Almost fine but a little musty View more info

ANCIENT GREECE

By: Cotterill, H.B.,

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, George Harrap & Company: 1913

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: D197

Condition: V.g.


-A sketch of its art, literature & philosophy viewed in connexion with its external history .....498pp, 141 illus.4 col.plates, 7 maps, 7 plates of coins, blue cloth, gilt, blind ruled borders, gilt dec. spine, fine condition, tiny scruff mark or two. A very attractive copy. View more info

ART IN NATURE,

By: Curtis, William,

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Studio Editions, London, 1991,:

Seller ID: C859


1st ed., 288pp, over 500 illus. from Curtis's Botanical Magazine 1787 onwards, folio, pictorial d.j., mint. Introduction by Martyn Rix. A superb selection of botanical prints from Curtis's Botanical M agazine from 1787 to the beginning of the twentieth century. A very large book! View more info

PAINTING IN EUROPE 800-1200

By: Dodwell, C.R.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Pelican History of Art: 1971

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: T559

ISBN: 0140560343

Condition: Fine


xxviii, 261pp. 240 plates. A lovely copy in the original illus. slip-case [a trifle rubbed] and with the d.j. No inscriptions, fading marks or wear. View more info

THE HIGH HISTORY OF THE HOLY GRAAL Translated from the Old French by Sebastian Evans LL.D

By: Evans, Sebastian [trans]

Price: £950.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Co.: 1903

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: R520

Condition: V.g.


xvii, 379pp. Frontispiece with tissue guard, title page, 22 full page plates and 36 smaller line illustrations as head and tail pieces to the chapters by Jessie M. King. Bound in three-quarter tan calf with brown morocco labels and gilt decorated floral design to the spine. 2 raised bands. Booksellers ticker 'Myers & Co. 143 Brompton Road, London SW'. Myers were at the time one of London leading art, print and book dealers with over 100,000 books in stock. Their ticket is over the edge of the binding so may have been commissioned by them for a customer. Trifle mottled to the boards and foxed u... View more info

THE PELICAN HISTORY OF ART Painting in Italy 1500-1600

By: Freedberg, S.J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 1979

Edition: revised and reprinted

Seller ID: Q301

ISBN: 0140561351

Condition: V.g.


759pp. 300 b/w plates, map. A nice copy but with a little rubbing. View more info

Vermeer's Wager : Speculations on Art History, Theory and Art Museums

By: Gaskell, Ivan

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Reaktion Books: 2000

Edition: 1st paperback edition

Seller ID: Q312

ISBN: 1861890729

Condition: Mint


270pp. 82 plates. Pictorial card wrappers 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

Seller ID: W384

Condition: V.g.


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

A HISTORY OF ART,

By: Hanson, H. W.,

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Thames and Hudson, London, 1962,:

Seller ID: C628


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

History of Italian Renaissance Art: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture

By: Harrt, Frederick

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1988

Edition: New and Revised Edition

Seller ID: Le516

ISBN: 0500235104

Condition: Fine


703pp. 833 illus. with 105 in colour. No inscriptions, fading or clipping. Colour illus. d.j. View more info

JUGENDSTIL Druckkunst.

By: Hofstatter, Hans H.

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Baden-Baden, Holle-Verlag: 1973

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: S332

Condition: Fine


295pp, 156 color illus., many full-page, and 119 black and white illustrations. Illustrated dictionary of Art Nouveau artists and history. GERMAN TEXT View more info

SELECTED DRAWINGS FROM THE COLLECTION OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN AT WINDSOR CASTLE

By: Holbein

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, The Phaidon Press: 1954

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: G501

Condition: Fine


40 full page plates. Corners a trifle bumped otherwise a fine copy View more info

DIONYSUS

By: Hyams, Edward,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson: 1965

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: A88

Condition: V.g.


381pp,index, 128 illus. 8in colour, owners inscription. A social history of the wine vine, View more info

The Civilization of Babylonia and Assyria

By: Jastrow Jnr., Morris

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Philadelphia and London, J.B. Lippincott Company: 1915

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: GT119

Condition: V.g.


:Its Remains, Language, History, Religion, Commerce, Law, Art and Literature......xxiii, 515 pp. Top edge gilt. 78 plates with 164 illus. and a map. . Publisher's blue buckram, gilt. Rubbed to the front cover below the gilt titles and decoration otherwise a fine tight copy, tight and clean. View more info

Kenneth Rowntree

By: John Milner

Price: £110.00

Publisher: London, Lund Humphries Publishers Ltd: 2002

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Pa299

ISBN: 0853318506

Condition: Fine


87pp. Colour ills. d.j. Rear cover a trifle rubbed. Kenneth Rowntree (1915-97) was an important figure in the history of British art and design. Near fine with no inscriptions. Please email for photos. View more info