André Breton and the First Principles of Surrealism

A companion volume to ‘What is Surrealism? Selected Writings of André Breton’. Maroon paper boards with silver titles to spine. DW very good despite sunning to spine and 2cm closed tear to back panel. A very good copy overall.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Andy Warhol. “Giant” Size.

The life of Andy Warhol. Richly illustrated with art and photography.

Price – $100.00 (ZAR-1400.00)

Anecdotes of Painting in England; with some accounts of the principal artists; and incidental notes on other arts.

Collected by the late Mr George Vertue. Vol 1, 3, 4 and engravers. Missing Vol 2.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Angel in the Studio. Women in the Arts and Crafts Movement 1870-1914.

Brown boards with minor shelf wear. Minor staining to paste-downs and feps with a personal inscription on the first free page. Two closed tears and some foxing to DW with browning to edges.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Anleitung zur Ausübung der Batik-Technik (Wachs-Färbe-Kunst) von Albert Reimann. Bildhauer u. Kunstgewer

Pamphlet. Text: German. Translation: Instructions for Exercising the Batik Technique (wax color art) by Albert Reimann – Sculptor and Artisan. Piece of batik cloth pasted on title page with a batik fabric colour chart at the rear.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Arata Isozaki – Four Decades of Architecture

Arata Isozaki - Four decades of architecture

Arata Isozaki - Four decades of architecture

Art in the U. S. S. R.

Art Nouveau and Art Deco Lamps and Candlesticks

Art Nouveau and Art Deco Lamps and Candlesticks

Art of Central Africa. Masterpieces from the Berlin Museum für Völkerkunde

A look at some of the finest examples of Central African Art in the Museum für Völkerkunder in Berlin, exhibited at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1990

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Art of the British Empire Overseas

Deals with the art of the leading landscape painters of Canada, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. Numerous black and white and 6 colour illustrations. Covers are marked and worn. Browning to endpapers and edges of text pages.

Price – $27.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Arts of the South Seas

Featuring a large variety of styles and quality of individual works of art from the large section of the South Pacific Ocean that includes Australia, Micronesia, Melanesia and Polynesia. Previous owner’s name on boths sides of front fep. Colour illustrations by Miguel Covarrubias.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Australian Etchings

A few water stains on back and front cover, all etchings complete and undamaged, slight foxing throughout

Avigdor Arikha

Inks, drawings and etchings of the artist.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-160.00)

Avraham Soskin: A Retrospective. Photographs 1905-1945

Collection of photographs with introductory essay. Parallel English and Hebrew text.

Price – $95 (ZAR-1200)


Inscribed by Baldinelli. Language Italian/English

Price – $38.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Balla the Futurist

With colour plates and black and white illustrations

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Bauten der Arbeit und des Verkehrs aus deutscher Gegenwart

German volume on architecture, mostly
photographic illustrations of buildings from the 1920s by architects such as Fritz Schumacher, Bruno Taut, Walter Gropius, Peter Behrends, Hans Poelzig, Erich Mendelssohn, Paul Bonatz, Hermann Muthesius and others. Card wraps with D/W, VG. Top edge dyed, light foxing to text and edges.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Blasting the Future: Vorticism in Britain 1910 -1920

‘Provides an illuminating and coherent overview of Vorticism before, during and immediately after the First World War.’ Slight marks to endpapers. Otherwise a clean sound copy.

Price – $95.00 (ZAR-850.00)

Braunschweig’s Bau-Denkmaler

40 black and white printed photographs of the architecture of Dresden taken by J. Schombardt. Number 39 of 40 is missing. Including a 15 page pamphlet by Constantin Uhde. Text in German. Contained in decorative green cloth, solander case.

Bube Dame König

A collection of old German playing cards from the museums and private collections of Berlin.

Price – $15.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Cahiers D’art 1

Recased. A few pages show very light foxing, but otherwise a good, well-kept copy. Text in French. African art

Cahiers D’art 1947

Recased. Nice, well kept copy. Text in French. Focus on Egyptian art, Van Gogh

Cassell’s Pictorial Scrap Book

Black and white plates throughout. Pages are slightly age toned. Binding is secure. Approximately 10 cm crack to top of front hinge.

Price – $280.00 (ZAR-2600.00)

Cecily Sash – Working Years

Signed and inscribed. A comprehensive record of the art and work of Cecily Sash.

Price – $89.00 (ZAR-850.00)

Ceramique Orientale.

Light brown board hardcover book with ribbon ties; Some page edges worn. Page block is unbound. All plates are present and attached. Introductory text in French. Features 40 color photographic plates of Asian pottery. No publication date; appears to be circa 1925. Bookseller label on verso of cover.

Price – $78.00 (ZAR-850.00)