Geschichte Der Modernen Kunst. 3 Bande.

A full set, beautifully bound with dark green leather spines and forecorners, with green marbled boards. Spines in 6 compartments with elaborate guilt tooling and titles. Pg edges coloured red. Corners slightly bumped.

Giles Sunday Express & Daily Express Cartoons

The third Giles book. Spine and edges worn, front cover has a 2cm tear on bottom edge. Fairly good condition. Cartoons from 1948 – 1949

Price – $78 (ZAR-750)

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)

Gordon Cook, a Retrospective

Greek Style

“Here we discover the dramatic geographical range of Greece. Depicting century-old family estates, the turquoise and pink studio of a local artist, and the cliff-top and beach-front dwellings of new-comers.” With over 700 colour illustrations.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-330.00)

GUP. Guide to Unique Photography.

“Ode to the photo book”.

Price – $7.00 (ZAR-90.00)

Hand & Machine

Text is clean and clear, with black and white and colour plates throughout. Book and DW in near fine condition.

Henri Matisse: a Novel (Vol. 1 &2)

Colour plates throughout. Previous owner’s blind stamp to feps of both volumes. Corner of DW of Vol. 1. repaired with clear tape, otherwise DW’s in good condition. Cloth covered slipcase shows slight wear.

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 : My Ideas, Inspiration and Life as an Artist

Ink inscription to the ffep.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-240.00)

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

Hidden Track

A collection of photographs bound in uncovered card boards with titles to lower board and photographic reproduction pasted to lower board. Limited to 500 copies of which this is no. 299. Includes a colour print, signed by the photographer. Illustrated in full colour with many fold out leaves. A near fine copy.

Price – $150.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

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”.

Hundertwasser 1928 – 2000

His personality, life and work, illustrated in colour on glossy paper. 400pp. Many illustrations of his art in particular, but also of his architecture and life.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)