20 Lithographic plates of buildings and views of The Hague with descriptions in Dutch. Red cloth boards with gilt embellishment: detached. Most leaves loosed. 2 small booksellers labels to front paste down. Tissue guards browned, soiling and browning through the leaves.
Price – $200.00 (ZAR-2200.00)
A collection of black and white photographs of Lausanne.
Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)
Price clipped. Dust jacket in very good condition.
A history of oriental and European fan making and collecting, serving as a collector’s reference. Contains 110 black and white and 16 colour illustrations.
Price – $12.00 (ZAR-140.00)
Some of the pages are slightly soiled. DW shows general wear.
Price – $15.00 (ZAR-120.00)
Nameplate reading: Alfred Bordon Brown Art Library Wynberg South Africa on front paste down endpaper. Stamp bearing the same name on front free endpaper. Foxing to endpapers. B/w photoplates.
Dust jacket has loss to spine and edges. Paperclip mark to end papers otherwise an excellent copy with black and white plates.
Shelf wear to top and bottom of spine. Will incur extra postage. Text in French and English.
The fifth edition of this book. Marbled end papers, gilt page edges. Illustrated with 1,700 woodcuts. 526 pp.
Price – $30 (ZAR-320)
A small pamphlet “written more for the tourist than for the student of rock art.” Multiple colour illustrations.
Price – $15 (ZAR-160)
An illustrated reference, signed by the author. Sales receipt from “L Twentyman & Co.” dated 1838 tipped in to pp83.
Price – $160.00 (ZAR-1800.00)
Black and white plates throughout. Inscription in ink to the front fep. Random foxing throughout. Price clipped from front DW flap. Boards show some wear. DW shows wear, chipping, folds and some losses to the top and bottom of the spine area.
Original embossed red card wraps with a new spine. Scarce first edition in two parts.
Price – $90.00 (ZAR-950.00)
Colour illustrations to every page with. With a short foreword and descriptions in English.
Price – $120.00 (ZAR-950.00)
395pp, largely black and white photography. Price – $50.00 (ZAR-450.00)
A specialist guide to historic Chinese porcelain and ceramic wares of all periods. 1.Early Wares:prehistoric to tenth century; 2.Sung Wares; 3.Liao, His-Hsia, Chin and Yuan Wares; 4.Ming Official Wares and 5.Ch’ing Official and Popular Wares.
Totalling over 220 000 words, the work discusses all essential aspects concerning the development and authentication of important Chinese ceramic wares. With over 2 000 colour photographs and numerous line drawings.
Price – $950.00 (ZAR-9500.00)
This is the first book to offer a comprehensive selection of the photographer’s work of the Jews of Eastern Europe. The images were taken between 1934 and 1939.
Price – $60.00 (ZAR-600.00)
Paintings from the artist.
Price – $17.00 (ZAR-140.00)
An illustrated monograph signed by the author, Olga Levinson.
Price – $83.00 (ZAR-850.00)
Catalogue published in conjunction with the exhibition of the same name in 2007. Features the work of 85 artists across Africa. Numerous colour plates. Bookseller’s sticker on front free endpaper. A clean sound copy.
Price – $42.00 (ZAR-380.00)
Text in French and English. Catalogue of an exhibition that went to The South african National Gallery in 1997. Full colour photographs.
A descriptive catalogue of the World Bank’s considerable collection of African art.
Price – $20.00 (ZAR-180.00)
100th Issue. A quarterly journal devoted to the plastic and graphic arts of Africa.
Price – $16.00 (ZAR-120.00)
Haskins’ fourth book in which he examines the “African aesthetic” with this striking black & white photographs. Signed and dated on the fep.
Price – $3300.00 (ZAR-300.00)
Very well illustrated. Text in German.