Paysages Africains: Tchad, Tibesti, Fezzan, Borkou. (translated: African Landscapes)

The drawings and paintings of Rene-Jean Clot. Tipped in colour illustrations with numerous charcoal sketches by Rene-Jean Clot. Numbered 1045. Price – $45.00 (ZAR-480.00)

Per Aspera Ad Astra!

Very rare first edition . 34 segments fold out to form a frieze 4,76m long. Diefenbach was a Symbolist and Art Nouveau Painter. He as an early pioneer of Anthroposophy (Steiner) .

Price – $600 (ZAR-6000)

Phil Dike

“Phil Dike’s perception of his environment, his dramatic sense of pictorial design, and his love of life, colour, and atmosphere have led to the body of masterfully conceived and executed paintings discussed and illustrated here.”

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-230.00)

Philippe Starck

With black and white plates throughout.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Piper’s Places: John Piper in England & Wales

Overview of the artists’ work centered on landscape and buildings. Illustrated in colour.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Plans for a Polar Camp

9 Large, fold out architectural drawings mapping out the plans for a polar camp. Plans numbered 4, 5, 6 & 7 – duplication of plans number 5(4x) 6(2x) 7(2x). All very good.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Prague – Fin de Siecle

The arts in Prague in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Numerous colour and black-and-white plates. Clean sound copy.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Printing of To-day: An Illustrated Survey of Post-war Typography in Europe and the United States. With a General Introduction By Aldous Huxley

Contains numerous plates throughout. Leaves show some darkening. Paper DW shows some darkening, especially along the edges and to spine. DW also shows some chipping, edge wear and open tears to top and bottom of spine but relevant to its age in good condition.

Private Lives in Renaissance Venice – Art, Architecture, and the Family

Tjis book offers an engaging and original perspective on the private lives and material culture of aristocratic families in sixteenth-century Venice. Distinguished art historian Patricia Fortini Brown takes us behind the elegant, closed doors of grand palaces built along the Venetian canals – the homes of families who wished to live in a noble manner. She examines the roles of both fine and applied arts in family life as well as the public messages that these impressive homes conveyed.

Price – $42.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Pugin’s True Principles of Pointed Architecture and Revival of Christian Architecture.

Set forth as two lectures delivered at St. Marie’s, Oscott by the author who was professor of ecclesiastical antiquities at the college.

Price – $164.00 (ZAR-1600.00)

Racing in Art

” In this beautifully illustrated survey of racing in art, John Fairley presents masterpieces of the genre from across the world.”

Price – $16.00 (ZAR-160.00)

Recent English Domestic Architecture 1929.

Gift inscription on front fep. Small area of insect damage on three pages. Heavy foxing to prelims. B&w photographs of houses with floorplans. Insect damage to boards. Small label of bookseller on front paste-down. Circa 1930s.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-240.00)

Rembrandt’s Etchings True and False

A summary catalogue in a distinctive chronological order and completely illustrated. Limited to 300 copies, of which this is No. 185. Paper boards over cloth spine. Spine with gilt and front board with black lettering. With concordance table to rear pocket. DW good, with some fraying to the edges, chips to head and foot of spine, slight soiling to the panels, tape repairs and foxing to verso. Slight soiling to edges otherwise VG.

Price – $280.00 (ZAR-2400.00)

Ronald Searle

A biography of the artist and satirical cartoonist, with numerous illustrations in b/w and colour. Bound in black paper covered boards with gilt titles to spine. A very good copy in a very good dust jacket.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Salvador Dali 1904-1989

Price – $13.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Saturnino Herran

Saturnino Herran

Saturnino Herran

Sculptor’s Model : A Third Sitting

Red cloth cover with some scuffing to the spine and insect damage to the edges. Some foxing. Photographs of models posing for sculptors.

Seven Stories about Modern Art in Africa.

A key modern art exhibition in africa95 celebrating the arts of Africa organised by the Whitechapel Art Gallery. Previous owner’s name on front paste-down.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Shadows in Arcady

Inspired by his love of typography, 4 stories: The Angelus, The Brass Plate, The Alley in Languedoc, The Devil at La Charite are reproduced by the artist Sir William Russell Flint, set in Pastonchi type and with small illustrations throughout the text. Limited to 500 copies, of which 450 were sold and of which this is number 448. Bound in quarter blue cloth with black cloth boards, gilt device to front board and gilt titles to spine. Small bookseller’s label to corner of front paste down. Some rubbing to spine, especially to head and foot. Small scratches to front blue cloth and light markings to boards. Corners slightly bumped. Light finger marks to some leaves. Signed by the author.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Sidney Nolan Paintings Exhibition at Marlborough Fine Art Ltd.

A catalogue from the exhibition of Sidney Nolan; December 1972. Featuring his line drawings and paintings. Previous owners name to premil page.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-200.00)

Signs of Life : Photography by Olivia Parker

Contemporary Photographers Series : Volume III. Text is clean and clear. Black-and-white photographs throughout. Previous owner’s name with date inked to ffep. Previous bookseller’s label to the front paste down. DW shows scuffing and insect damage, with some losses.

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Silver : Connoisseur’s Library

Several colour plates and black and white illustrations throughout. DW shows wear with a few bends and tears along the edges.

Sonia Delaunay. Rhythms and Colours.

Includes 338 plates (75 in colour). Cloth boards with edgewear, slightly frayed and bumped corners. Foxing and browning to pastedowns and first and last few pages and Pg 84-85. DW price-clipped, foxed with edgewear, light creasing and scuffing to corners of folds. Heavy book.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-1200.00)

Sotherby’s Concise Encyclopedia of Silver

Text is clean and clear with full colour illustrations. Boards show only slight edge wear.

Price – $47.00 (ZAR-360.00)

Souvenir of Exhibition of Johannesburg Artists.

English/Afrikaans text. Celebration of the diamond jubilee of the Johannesburg Art Gallery.

Price – $85.00 (ZAR-850.00)