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


With colour plates throughout.

Price – $10.00 (ZAR-70.00)


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 Ivory Sculpture

No published date. Black and white plates throughout. Previous bookseller’s stamp and ink inscription to the front fep. Boards show slight wear. DW shows some tears and folds.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Chinese Seals

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

Price – $78.00 (ZAR-680.00)

Christopher Wood 1901-1930

86pp. Illustrated with colour and black and white plates. His life and work, details of his travels and a chronological list of his pictures.

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)

Color in Townscapes : Handbook in Six Parts for Architects, Designers and Contractors, for City-Dwellers and Other Observant People

Translated from the German. Past owner’s name neatly in ink on fron fep. Small closed tear on spine of dw.

Concerning the Spiritual in Art and Painting in Particular 1912.

Part of “The documents of modern art: Vol 5” series. Text: English. Poems at the rear of the book are in German/English. Ink stamp of Cape Town Training College on ffep and booksellers label on paste-down. Price – $10.00 (ZAR-120.00)


Tape stains to endpapers. Previous owner’s name on title page.Some marginalia in pen.Text in French.With black and white illustrations .

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)

Cowboy Kate & Other Stories. Inscribed

A first edition of this classic photo book. Inscribed by haskins to his friend Jan Mostert of the Rembrandt Foundation.

Price – $600.00 (ZAR-6500.00)

Creation Myths. Man’s Introduction to the World.

Small bookseller’s label on verso of front cover.

Price – $13.00 (ZAR-130.00)

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)


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


Black and white photographs by Watson, the small format edition.

Price – $23.00 (ZAR-200.00)

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)