The History of the Ancient Town and Once Famous Abbey of Waltham

The History of the Comic Strip. The Nineteenth Century.

This book follows on from the author’s previous work, ‘The Early Comic Strip’. An authoritative work on the subject with hundreds of illustrations.

Price – $200.00 (ZAR-2200.00)

The Hong Kong Album : A Selection of the Museum’s Historical Photographs

Parallel English and Chinese text. Black and white photographs throughout. Cover shows some scuffing with slight dog-ears and one bent corner.




Price – $16.00 (ZAR-150.00)

The Illustrated Guide to Parian China

The Image on the Glass

Previous owner’s ex libris pasted to the front fep. Tape marks to the front and back feps. Text is clean and clear with numerous black and white plates. Boards and DW show little wear.

The Last Muster

B/w illustrations. Cream cloth cover is soiled with bumped corners. Light foxing to end papers and fore-edge . A selection of the drawings of the late Cecil Aldin, with accompanying text by Patrick R Chalmers. Lovely illustrations of Dogs.

The Magazine of Art. Vol VII

Profusely illustrated.

Price – $27.00 (ZAR-350.00)

The Magazine of Art. Vol VII

Profusely illustrated.

Price – $27.00 (ZAR-350)

The Masterpieces of Fu Chuan-Fu

The catalogue of an exhibition held between March and June 1989. 161pp, illustrated in colour.

Price – $25 (ZAR-250)

The Paintings of J. H. Amshewitz R.B.A

A good copy with foxing to the dust jacket. Ten colour plates and more than 80 monochrome reproductions of murals, portraits, drawings, watercolours and paintings




Price – $49.00 (ZAR-380.00)

The Pedigree of Sports

Ren Sihong is a Chinese artist. He uses the metaphor of exercise to express ideology and politics, with figure of Mao performing various activities. 247pp, in black and white, Chinese and English.





Price – $140 (ZAR-1500)

The Photographs of Joseph Albers

A selection from the collection of the Josef Albers Foundation. Published as a catalogue in conjunction with the exhibition: The Photographs of Josef Albers

Price – $44 (ZAR-440)

The Potter’s Brush – The Kenzan Style in Japanese Ceramics

Published in conjunction with the exhibition. Numerous colour illustrations. Clean sound copy.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-300.00)

The Sleeping Princess

Camera studies of Tchaikovsky’s ballet as performed by the Sadler’s Wells company.Margot Fonteyn is one of the dancers.63 plates.



Price – $24 (ZAR-240)

The Smaller English House of the Later Renaissance 1660-1830

Fraying corners, tear to head of spine. A patch of bad fishmothing to tail of spine. Endpapers foxed

The Standard Bank Corporate Art Collection

Dust jacket has some wear and some small tears to the edges. Grey cloth binding is good. Good firm copy. Colour plates of the art works owned by the Standard Bank,  118pp.

The Studio. 10 Volumes.

Previous owner’s details on front free end page. An almost complete run – 10 volumes: July 1948 to June 1958. Edge-wear especially to spine edges. Browning to end papers. The periodicals in Vol 139 (CXXXIX) are cockled.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-850.00)

The Studio. Vol. 126 No. 608. November 1943

Monthly publication. This edition featuring articles such as “Mural paintings in War Canteens and British Restaurants; Contemporary Western Hemisphere Ceramics; Pictures from New York.”

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-100.00)

The Studio. Volume 123

Comprising the six monthly numbers from January to June 1942. Numerous articles – eg. Re-Dedication and Reconstruction; War Artists at the National Gallery; Wood engraving, and many more.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

The Torture Garden

Text is clean and clear. Black and white illustrations of a moderately erotic nature throughout.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-180.00)

The Troubled Pool and Other Poems. Deluxe edition.

This the de luxe edition, printed on Japanese Vellum is limited to 15 copies. This copy is number 10. The standard edition of this work is limited to 100 copies. Signed by Fairfax to the limitation page and complete with six etchings by Lionel Lindsay. Each one signed in pencil. An exceedingly scarce publication.



Price – $3500.00 (ZAR-50000.00)

The Victorian Art World in Photographs

Compiled from the author’s extensive collection of Victoriana, built up over 25 years.





Price – $18.00 (ZAR-170.00)

The Wood Engravings of Robert Gibbings with some recollections by the artist.

Over 1000 engravings.

Price – $110.00 (ZAR-1500.00)

Tom Phillips

Paintings from the artist.






Price – $14.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Tracy Emin

Artist’s monograph illustrated in full colour. Bound in laminated pictorial card wraps. Loose insert included. Very good overall.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)