Pranas Domsaitis

A South African Art Library publication. Contains more than 40 colour and black and white plates. Previous owner’s name inked to the front paste down.



Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Pranas Domsaitis

A collection of Domsaitis’ landscapes, still life’s and portraits. “Born Franz Domscheit in a little village in East Prussia, he always showed an affinity to his native soil in his paintings. All his works, whether conceived in Europe or South Africa, emanate from a central concept of the relationship between man, earth and religion.”

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Pranas Domsaitis

A collection of Domsaitis’ landscapes, still life’s and portraits. “Born Franz Domscheit in a little village in East Prussia, he always showed an affinity to his native soil in his paintings. All his works, whether conceived in Europe of South Africa, emanate from a central concept of the relationship between man, earth and religion.”

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Pretoria

Red cloth cover, in poor condition, chipping to the edges and some staining. Spine is sunned. Original title and border was white, now rubbed. J.H. De Bussy- Pretoria embossed on back. Black and white photographic reproduction of buildings in and around Pretoria.

Primitive Pottery. An Introduction to South African Ceramics, Prehistoric and Protohistoric. Handbook series No. III

Grey card wraps. Reading copy. Extensive underlining with notation and marginalia. Staining to front and rear pastedowns. Firmly bound.

Price – $22.00 (ZAR-220.00)

Register of South African and South-West African Artists 1900-1969 / Register van Suid-Afrikaanse en Suidwes-Afrikaanse Kunstenaars

Basic register. Parallel English and Afrikaans text.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-550.00)

Register of South African and South-West African Artists 1900-1969.

Language: English/Afrikaans. Foxing to front and rear prelims as well as to top, fore-and bottom page edges.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-140.00)

Revue Noire. African Contemporary Art. No. 28. Zimbabwe

Quarterly publication. Featuring artists e.g. David Brazier, Bulelwa Madekurozwa, Berry Bickle and Zephania Tshuma and many others.

Price – $23.00 (ZAR-260.00)

Rock Art in Southern Africa / Rotskuns in Suidelike Afrika

Cover shows general wear.

Price – $14.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Rock art of south-eastern South Africa and Lesotho, 1806 to 1997: an annotated bibliography

An annotated bibliography on the rich rock art (including paintings and engravings) of the south-eastern area of South Africa and Lesotho.


Price – $30.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Rock Paintings of Southern Africa: Special Publication Number 2

‘Supplement to the South African Journal of Science – Special issue no. 2, May 1971’. Various black and white illustrations throughout. Tape marks to the back and front inside of cover and to the title page and the last page of text block. Inscription in ink to the top of the title page. Cover shows slight wear.

Rock-Paintings in Africa.

The South African Archaeological Society’s bulletin containing reproductions of all past cover designs.

Price – $18.00 (ZAR-200.00)

Rorke’s Drift. Empowering Prints.

Twenty years of printmaking in South Africa. One of the few places that offered training to black artists during the apartheid years. Includes a catalogue of the names of more than 80 artists associated with the centre as well as a brief biography of each. Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Rorke’s Drift. Empowering Prints.

Twenty years of printmaking in South Africa. The Art and Craft Centre at Rorke’s Drift was one of the very few places that offered training to black artists during the apartheid years. The author describes the beginnings of the Centre in the 1960s and the founding and development of the Fine Art School in 1968 until its closure in 1982. Includes a catalogue and brief biography of the artists associated with the project. Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

S.A. Kuns – S.A. Art

162 reproductions of South African art works, 56 of which are tipped in colour plates. A 15 page introduction, and a loose booklet with a foreword in Afrikaans, English, French and German.

Price – $64.00 (ZAR-650.00)

S.A. Kuns – S.A. Art

162 reproductions of South African art works, 56 of which are tipped in, colour plates with a 15 page introduction.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-480.00)

S.A. Kuns – S.A. Art

162 reproductions of South African art works, 56 of which are tipped in colour plates. A 15 page introduction, and a loose booklet with a foreword in Afrikaans, English, French and German.



Price – $55.00 (ZAR-550.00)

S.A. Kuns – S.A. Art

162 reproductions of South African art works, 56 of which are tipped in colour plates. A 15 page introduction, and a loose booklet with a foreword in Afrikaans, English, French and German.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-480.00)

Salisbury’s Changing Skyline 1890-1980.

Sketches depicting past and present architecture of Salisbury, Rhodesia. Gilt device on front cover. Cockling to pastedowns. Edge-wear and some scuffing to slipcase. Contents clean and tightly bound. May incur additional postage charges as it is a heavy item.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Samuel Makoanyane.

Signed by the author. A scarce monograph on this pioneer Basuto sculptor. Thin card wraps with sunning around top and spine edges. Staple bound. Small damp stain at lower left corner of the covers with tiny open tear. and small area on top rear cover. Contents clean and firmly bound. Interesting little booklet with remarkable images of clay figurines.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-200.00)

Sandy Bay Strips

Townley Johnson’s personal catalogue of photographs of his watercolour Sandy Bay cartoons. Pasted into a sketch book with handwritten captions. Newspaper cutting about Sandy Bay tipped in. Binding is loose.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Sanlam Art Collection.

No. 1157 of a special numbered edition of 5000 copies. Slipcase shows minor shelf wear. A selection of Sanlam’s artworks to celebrate their 75th anniversary. Text in English and Afrikaans. Blue cloth covers with plate on the front.

Price – $76.00 (ZAR-800.00)

Secure the Shadow

The story of Cape Phtography from its begininings to the end of 1870. ‘Bikini Beach Books’ stamp to the front paste down.

Price – $62.00 (ZAR-600.00)

Sequences Series Sites

Black and white plates throughout. Text is clean and clear. Text and covers have bent corners. Cover shows general wear, bends, folds and soiling.

Sir John Herschel at the Cape.

Reprinted from the Quarterly Bulletin of the South African Library. Vol 12. No. 2 December 1957. Colour illustration of Oxalis Purpurea as frontispiece. Price – $14.00 (ZAR-150.00)