Glassblowing: the Technique of Free-Blown Glass

Numerous b/w photos. A very practical guide covering the building and using of furnaces, oven and tools. Making, melting, gathering, blowing and annealing glass, etc.

Gloire Coloniale. Et D’Autres Recits Exotiques

Cartoons by this well know Dutch cartoonist. Inscribed to Andy Mason by the author Bernard “Willem” Holtrop. Holtrop was on the Charlie Hebdo staff at the time of the famous massacre, but fortunately not present at the ill fated editorial meeting that morning.

Price – $70.00 (ZAR-750.00)

Henri Matisse

Tashen’s 25th aniversary edition. Life and works of Henri Matisse.

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-300.00)

Henri Rousseau – Jungles in Paris.

Published on the occasion of the ‘Jungles in Paris’ exhibition. Contents and text clean and tightly bound.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Henry Moore : Sculpture 1950-1960. Whitechapel Art Gellery. November – December 1960.

Previous owner’s name inked to the ffep. Black and white plates throughout. Cover shows some general wear.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Henry Moore at the British Museum

Price clipped DW. Black and white plates throughout.




Price – $16.00 (ZAR-160.00)

Henry Moore in the Eighties

A catalogue of the artist’s work with colour plates and images in black and white. Presented by the Goodman Gallery in association with James Kirkman, London.




Price – $9.00 (ZAR-90.00)

Henry Moore Sculptor

An appreciation by Herbert Read, with 36 plates.

Herbert List: junge manner

Photobook illustrated mostly in b/w with a textual introduction by Stephen Spender. Grey cloth covered boards with device to front board and titles in white to spine. DW Good+ with some age toning to edges and remnants of adhesive label to front panel. Light spotting to edges.

Price – $64.00 (ZAR-680.00)

Herman Van Nazareth

A boxed set of two books illustrating the work of the artist, one on his sculptures and the other his paintings. Text in Dutch and English.



Price – $230 (ZAR-2800)

Herman Van Nazareth

A catalogue printed on the occasion of an exhibition presented by the Centre of International Cultural Exchange in the Peoples’ Republic of China during the Olympic Games. Full colour, in Dutch, English and Chinese, both sculptures and paintings represented.

Price – $52.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Het Bouwen van Landhuizen.

Text: Dutch. Country houses designed by Jan Rebel [1885-1961], richly illustrated and described with photographs and plans. Bookplate of previous owner on ffep with small bookseller’s label on front paste-down. Price – $15.00 (ZAR-160.00)

Het Serimpi Boek

Very scarce first edition with colour plates

Javanese dancers. Very scarce first edition. Series no 457. Portfolio with 20 colour full page plates and 12 monochrome plates

History of Old Sheffield Plate

Being an account of the origin, growth and decay of the industry, and of the antique silver and white or Britannia metal trade.

History of Photography

Text is clean and clear with slight age toning. Very slight foxing to the prelims. Previous owner’s name in blue ink to the top of ffep. Binding shows little wear.

Price – $120.00 (ZAR-1100.00)

How the other half lives – Studies among the tenements of New York

Re cased in black leather with gilt title on spine. Ex library stamp with stamps from South Norwalk Public library 1944. Pages are a little brittle with a few top corners missing . Foxing throughout. An interesting look at life in the tenement building in New York. ” With illustrations chiefly from photographs taken by the author”.

Hunlikely

Pictorial hard cover with red linen spine. Binding slightly shaken with browning to boards and some foxing on pages. This is a second impression, same year as the first.

Icons of Cyprus

A depiction of iconic Byzantine art on the island of Cyprus, with 89 illustrations an map.


Price – $35.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Illustrations of the Book of Job in Twenty-One Plates, Invented and Engraved by William Blake

One of 1000 copies issued in facsimile in 1902.Tape repair to the spine. Tide marks to to the front feps only. Some offsetting from the flimsies to the plates. Otherwise all plates clear and bright. Some cockling to the textblock.

Price – $100.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

Illustrations of the Public Buildings of London

Illustrations of the public buildings of London with historical and discriptive accounts of each ediface by Pugin and Britton. Complete in 2 volumes. Embossed green cloth with sunning to the spine and some wear to edges. Previous owner’s inscription and bookplate to end papers. Some pages are uncut. Foxing to end papers.

Image: A quarterly of the visual arts. Autumn 1949, No. 2.

Boards slightly faded at edges. Minor shelf wear to bottom edges of pages. DW is tanned and chipped with a few small closed tears.


Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Impossible Histories

Historical Avant-gardes, Neo-avant-gardes and Post-avant-gardes in Yugoslavia, 1918-1991

Price – $28.00 (ZAR-350.00)

In Search of a Living Architecture

Discusses the evolution of architectural form: shape, space, composition and more. Numerous black and white photographs. Covers slightly worn at edges, corners bumped. Foxing to inside of covers and endpapers. Otherwise good clean copy.

Price – $180.00 (ZAR-1500.00)

Indian Painting under the Mughals A.D. 1550 to A.D. 1750

204pp, illustrated with black and white plates.




Price – $24.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Indianer

70pp, 16 Original lithographs by Pinner, number 98 of 125 copies. A trip in Peru, illustrated with lithographs.


Price – $85.00 (ZAR-950.00)