‘sGravenhage, Zijn Voornaamste Gebouwen en Schoonste Gezigten: Pracht-Album in 20 Fraaije, Naar de Natuur Geteekende Platen met Bijschriften

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)

1000 Lausanne

A collection of black and white photographs of Lausanne.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

A Collector’s History of English Pottery

Price clipped. Dust jacket in very good condition.

A Collector’s History of Fans

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)

A Complete Guidance to Flower-and-Bird Painting

Some of the pages are slightly soiled. DW shows general wear.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-120.00)

A Coronation Exhibition of Royal, Historical, Political and Social Glasses Commemorating 18th and 19th Century Events in English History

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.

A Dictionary of British Marine Painters

Dust jacket has loss to spine and edges. Paperclip mark to end papers otherwise an excellent copy with black and white plates.

A Fundamental Art, The Rug

Shelf wear to top and bottom of spine. Will incur extra postage. Text in French and English.

A Glossary of Terms used in Grecian Roman, Italian and Gothic Architecture.

The fifth edition of this book. Marbled end papers, gilt page edges. Illustrated with 1,700 woodcuts. 526 pp.





Price – $30 (ZAR-320)

A Guide to the Rock Art of Rhodesia

A small pamphlet “written more for the tourist than for the student of rock art.” Multiple colour illustrations.

Price – $15 (ZAR-160)

A History of Cape Silver 1700-1870

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)

A History of Cape Silver 1700-1870

An illustrated reference, signed by the author. Black cloth boards with silver titles and devices to front board and spine. Top edge slightly browned. Library blindstamp to title page. DW VG with horizontal scratch to front panel, small chips to spine and other edges and general rubbing. A very good copy overall.

Price – $160.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

A History of Dolls’ Houses: Four Centuries of the Domestic World in Miniature

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.

A Rudimentary Treatise on the Manufacture of Bricks and Tiles; Containing an Outline of the Principles of Brickmaking, and Detailed Accounts of the Various Processes Employed in the Making of Bricks and Tiles in Different Parts of England

Original embossed red card wraps with a new spine. Scarce first edition in two parts.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-950.00)

A Selection of Traditional Chinese Paintings

Colour illustrations to every page with. With a short foreword and descriptions in English.

Price – $120.00 (ZAR-950.00)

A Song to Reality – Latin-American Photography 1860-1993

395pp, largely black and white photography. Price – $50.00 (ZAR-450.00)

A Survey of Chinese Ceramics. 5 Volumes

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)

A Vanishing World

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)

Ad Reinhardt

Paintings from the artist.






Price – $17.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Adolph Jentsch

An illustrated monograph signed by the author, Olga Levinson.


Price – $83.00 (ZAR-850.00)

Africa Remix: Contemporary Art of a Continent

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)

African Art in the Pierre Guerre Collection

Text in French and English. Catalogue of an exhibition that went to The South african National Gallery in 1997. Full colour photographs.

African Art: The World Bank Collection

A descriptive catalogue of the World Bank’s considerable collection of African art.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-180.00)

African Arts

100th Issue. A quarterly journal devoted to the plastic and graphic arts of Africa.






Price – $16.00 (ZAR-120.00)

African Image. Signed by Haskins

Haskins’ fourth book in which he examines the “African aesthetic” with this striking black & white photographs. Signed and dated on the fep.


Price – $300.00 (ZAR-3300.00)