Noria Mabasa – Taxi book 007

Black card wraps, colour illustrations throughout. Taxi is a series of titles on contemporary South African artists, initiated in 1999 by the French Institute of South Africa (IFAS). The series aims to extend the profile of South African Artists both locally and abroad.

Price – $55.00 (ZAR-600.00)

Noria Mabasa. TaXi Art Books

Text: English/Dutch/French Noria Mabasa is a Venda artist/sculptor of large wood carvings and figurative ceramic work which were inspired by dreams and visions.

Price – $48.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Old Colonial Houses of the Cape of Good Hope

Number 1286 of a printing limited to 1,500 copies. Includes notes by Herbert Baker, this is a facsimile reproduction of her detailed drawings, writings and archival research, first published in 1900.


Price – $38.00 (ZAR-450.00)

One Small Seed.

Fourth issue. “Contents spirals around woman as creatives in celebration of Women’s Day in August across all genres and presents artists at various junctures of their artistic lives.”

Price – $7.00 (ZAR-90.00)

Ons Kuns 2

Volume 2 of 3. Soft Cover with clear plastic wraps. Black-and-white and colour plates throughout.

Price – $24.00 (ZAR-150.00)

Oriental Ceramics at the Cape of Good Hope 1652-1975

An account of the porcelain tradeof the Dutch East India Company with particular reference to ceramics with the V.O.C. monogram, the Cape market, and South African collections. Generously illustrated in b/w. Bound in olive green cloth covered boards with gilt titles to spine and publisher’s device in gilt to front board. Dust wrap and book near fine.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-650.00)

Original Pen and Ink Cartoon by D.C. Boonzaier

Some age toning to the paper.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-1000.00)

Original Pen and Ink Cartoon by D.C. Boonzaier

Signed to the lower left corner. Chipping and edge wear. Two 3cm closed tears into the margins.

Price – $180.00 (ZAR-2000.00)

Original Pen and Ink Cartoon by Zapiro

“In this 2000 cartoon, drawn while at a regional workshop of African cartoonists in Botswana, Zapiro records a significant moment – the political impasse that preceded the coming to power of George W. Bush” (What’s so Funny by Andy Masson. Illustrated on pg. 166.)

Price – $155.00 (ZAR-1800.00)

Outdoor Living



Price – $10.00 (ZAR-120.00)

Painters of South Africa.

All colour plates tipped in. Numerous b&w plates. Page 13 loose. Scattered spots of foxing. Remnants of sellotape markings on the free end pages. Small black ink mark on title page. No published date.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Painting in South Africa

An up-to-date absorbing story of pictures, people and events and the roles they have played in the modern history of South African art. Includes 99 colour plates.

Price – $33.00 (ZAR-400.00)

Painting in South Africa

“An up-to-date, absorbing story of pictures, people and events and the roles they have played in the modern history of South African art.”

Price – $33.00 (ZAR-400.00)

Panoramas of Passage. Changing Landscapes of South Africa.

“Events both large and small, seen through the eyes of several generations of its artists, put into an historical and artistic context many of the momentous changes the area has experienced since the settlers first came upon the breathtaking beauty of it’s landscape.”

Price – $47.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Passing Scene. Eighteen Images of Southern Africa.

No. 148 of 200 copies printed by Fairfax Hall at his private press in London and have been signed by the author. The 18 colour prints (including frontispiece) were made from lino blocks between 1854 and 1961 which the author was working in Cape Town.

Price – $90.00 (ZAR-1100.00)

Peter Clarke – Fanfare

Illustrations of a series of 100 collages by the artist, each accompanied by his personal and often humorous comments on the piece.


Price – $50.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Philipp Cave. The Rock Paintings of Southern Africa: Volume Two

This work highlights a particular frieze in a cave in the Erongo region of South West Africa (Namibia). Well illustrated and researched.

Price – $75.00 (ZAR-850.00)

Pictorial Art in South Africa During Three Centuries to 1875

‘With notes on over 400 artists and 59 plates’. Boards show some wear.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Pictorial Art in South Africa During Three Centuries to 1875

Ex libris pasted to the ffep. ‘With notes on over four hundred artists and 59 plates (black-and-white)’. Some foxing to the prelims and the last few pages. Boards show slight general wear.




Price – $20.00 (ZAR-180.00)

Potters of South Africa. De Luxe Edition

A de luxe edition , limited to 100 signed and numbered copies. Standard work on South African potters, with 15 short monographs. Including Helen Martin, Esias Bosch etc.





Price – $95.00 (ZAR-950.00)

Potters of Southern Africa

This book covers the work and backgrounds of 15 artists and craftsmen as well as 3 arts and crafts centres with more than 300 photographs in colour and black and white.





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 of South Africa, emanate from a central concept of the relationship between man, earth and religion.”

Price – $50.00 (ZAR-500.00)

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)

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)