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)

Cezanne Watercolours

This book originated as a catalogue of the exhibition, Paul Cezanne Aquarelle 1866-1906, held at the Kunsthalle Tubingen from  January 16- March 21. 1982

Chemiakin

2 volumes: Volume 1 covers the artist’s Petersburg and Paris Periods. 800 illustrations, 520 in colour. Slight marks to covers and endpapers. 1 larger pale mark on back cover. Small crease at bottom front corner of first few pages. Volume 2 covers his New York Period. 579 illustrations, 460 in colour. Slight marks to covers and endpapers. Minor wear to dust jacket. Otherwise clean sound copies.

Price – $220.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

Chinese Art – An Introductory Review of Painting, Ceramics, Textiles, Bronzes, Sculpture, Jade Etc.

Chinese Art - An Introductoy Review of Painting, Ceramics, Textiles, Bronzes, Sculpture, Jade Etc.

Chinese Art - An Introductory Review of Painting, Ceramics, Textiles, Bronzes, Sculpture, Jade Etc.

Chinese Domestic Furniture

A comprehensive introduction of Chinese domestic furniture. Including photographic illustrations.


Price – $98.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Chinese Seals

A brief survey of the history and development of seals and their application in Chinese life.

Price – $78.00 (ZAR-680.00)

Circling the Square: Avant-garde Porcelain from Revolutionary Russia

Catalogue for an exhibition held in London in 2004.

Catalogue for an exhibition held in London in 2004.

Classic Chinese Furniture – Ming and Early Qing Dynasties

Text is clean and clear with black-and-white and colour illustrations throughout. DW shows little wear.

Price – $98.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Collecting English Watercolours

A collection of famous watercolour paintings of English artists. Includes 243 monochrome plates and thirteen colour plates.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-95.00)

Colonialist Photography – Imagining race and place.

From the introduction – “These writers examine a diverse range of photographs produced by Europeans and Americans of peoples and places in Asia, Africa, the Middle Ease, the Americas, Hawai’i, Oceania and Australia. Building upon current ideas about the relationship between colonialism and visual representation, the chapters analyze the ways in which photographs operate as complex discursive objects of colonial power and culture.”

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-400.00)

Contemporary Lampworking. A Practical Guide to Shaping Glass in the Flame. Vol 1 and 2.

Circa 2003. Text and illustrations by author. Contents clean.

Price – $70.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Creative Photography – Aesthetic Trends 1839 to Modern Times

Demonstrates the connection of photography with contemporary painting of each period. Sunning to front cover. Minor wear to head and tail of spine. Pages clean. Binding sound. 258 pp.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Crin-Blanc

Black and White stills of mostly horses, from the film.

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Slight foxing on endpapers and on plates. Some pencil marginalia. Ink inscription and two bookplates at front of book. Boards slightly soiled and rubbed. Spine title label worn and discoloured.

Das Kunsblatt

Art magazine bound in soft card, black and white photographs. Two middle pages have pulled loose from the staples, spine is chipped and front cover torn in two places.

Price – $20 (ZAR-180)

Das Kunstblatt September 1923 Heft 9

Card bound art magazine. Spine has split below the bottom staple, chip out of top front spine edge. Text in German. Irma Stern is mentioned on page 284

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-200.00)

Das Schone Heim

Magazine of German interior design. Illustrated in b/w. Pictorial paper wraps, frayed at edges. Text in German. Binding poor with some signatures partially loosed. Front panel semi-detached. Poor-fair overall.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Das Schone Heim

Magazine of German interior design. Illustrated in b/w. Pictorial paper wraps, frayed at edges. Text in German. Binding poor with some signatures partially loosed. Front panel semi-detached. Poor-fair overall.

Price – $12.00 (ZAR-120.00)

De Nederlandse Tegel

The Dutch edition of the original “Delftware tiles”. Focuses on Dutch tin-glazed tiles, from the 1700s onwards. Also includes information on reproductions produced in Europe and America. Previous owner’s name inked on front paste down and verso of ffep.




Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Decorative Art 1939.

Booksellers label on pastedown. Heavy foxing on front and rear feps and pastedowns. Two photographs on Pg 40/41 have been painted in. Foxing on Pg 93/94 & 111/112. Top page edges tinted in yellow.

Price – $36.00 (ZAR-360.00)

Decorative Art 1951-2

A beautiful collection of decorative art showcasing interior decoration, furnishing, pottery, glass, metalware, textiles, rugs and wallpapers. With 18 plates in colour and more than 500 monochromes from various parts of the world. Circa 1951.


Price – $50.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Decorative Art in Modern Interiors 1966/7.

Small bookseller’s label on front pastedown – the image has transferred to the fep. Two small marks on ffep. Contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $26.00 (ZAR-260.00)

Decorative Art. The Studio Year Book – 1949.

No published date. Previous owner’s name pencilled in on ffep with small bookseller’s label of pastedown. Foxing to front and rear pastedowns.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-320.00)

Degas

Monograph on Degas by the artist Max Liebermann with 13 illustrations in b/w. In paper covered boards with red device and titles to front board and red titles to spine. Boards and endpapers foxed. A good reading copy.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Der Orden Bne Briss: Jüdische Dramatiker unserer Zeit

Periodical with the focus, in this issue, on Jewish dramatists. Pictorial card wraps, somewhat foxed. Staple bound, overall good with some foxing to text and short, 3cm tear along head of spine.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-350.00)