Snapped. 02.

The second issue of this innovative quarterly journal on African photography. The focus is on Affluence – the presence or absence thereof. e.g Malick Sidibe’s practice from his famous studios in Mali.

Price – $18.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Snapped. 03

The third issue of this innovative quarterly journal on African photography wrestles with the idea of entertainment using less design interference, more photographic portfolios, etc.

Price – $18.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Solomon Caeser Malan Exhibition in the Art Gallery of the University of Stellenbosch 6.8-29.9.1979

Introductory text in English and Afrikaans with multiple illustrations of the artists’ work in b/w and a full colour print to front wrap.

Price – $12 (ZAR-150)

South Africa in Print / Boekspieel Van Suid-Afrika

Catalogue of an exhibition of books, atlases and maps held in the South African Library, Cape Town, 1 March till 5 April 1952 . In commemoration of the arrival of Jan van Riebeeck at the Cape, 6 April 1652. / Katalogus van ‘n uitstalling van boeke, atlasse en kaarte in die Suid-Afrikaanse Biblioteek, Kaapstad, 1 Maart tot 5 April 1952. Ter herdenking van die aankoms van Jan van Riebeeck aan die Kaap, 6 April 1652. Parallel English and Afrikaans text. Tape marks to the endpapers. Captioned and dated in ink by previous owner on the front fep. Text is clean and clear with various black and white illustrations. Cover shows general wear.

South Africa Through the Centuries

Catalogue of a series of 1100 photographs by Arthur Elliott. This collection is housed in the Gubbins Museum, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. Paper wraps, covered in clear adhesive contact paper. Leaves yellowed.


Price – $25.00 (ZAR-300.00)

South African Art 1800 – 2000 Catalogue No: 10(1)

Colour plates throughout. Book and DW in near fine condition.

South African Artists 1900 – 1958.

A bibliography compilation of artists born in South Africa as well as those who lived in the country for a number of years. Price – $14.00 (ZAR-140.00)

South African Artists, 1900 – 1962

A reference book on artists in South Africa of that time. Covering Painters, Sculptors, Batiks, Ceramics and Mosaics. With numerous illustrations.

Price – $25.00 (ZAR-300)

South African Artists’ Book of Days



Price – $15.00 (ZAR-220.00)

South African Bibliography

Two volumes, about 1000pp each.A limited edition of 350 copies. “An exhaustive … bibliography of books and papers in all languages pertaining to South Africa”.




Price – $210.00 (ZAR-2000.00)

South African Craft & Art. The Buyers Guide Vol 1.

In wooden presented box. A catalogue representing South Africa’s rich and varied craft & art products. Bookplate from the Joan St Leger Lindbergh Arts Foundation on the front paste-down. A ‘signing machine’ was probably used for the ‘signature’ of Mandela.

Price – $35.00 (ZAR-500.00)

Spirit of the Rocks.

Illustrated with colour and b&w photographs and illustrations, the author challenges the reader to look at the folk tales, lore and legends of Africa from another angle. These images and symbols were engraved in the quartz dolomite rocks of South Africa by the holy ones of Old Africa – the men and women who were initiated into the mysteries of the spirit of the rocks.

Price – $24.00 (ZAR-250.00)

Stained Glass in South Africa

Stained Glass in South Africa

The advent of stained glass in South Africa is relatively recent. Its history and some of the notable stained glass artists are documented here. Colour photographs, 111pp.

Price – $20 (ZAR-220)

Stained Glass in South Africa

The advent of stained glass in South Africa is relatively recent. Its history and some of the notable stained glass artists are documented here. Colour photographs, 111pp.

Price – $10 (ZAR-160)

Strat Caldecott 1886-1929

Generously illustrated with 60 b/w plates. 9 colour plates (full page), large folding colour plate of ‘NG Kerk agter bome, Wynberg”.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-550.00)

Strat Caldecott 1886-1929

Text is clean with numerous black and white plates. Fold-out plate to the rear is missing. No dust jacket. Boards show little wear.



Price – $50.00 (ZAR-450.00)

Sudwest-Afrikanische Felsmalereien.

A limited selection of sketches of rock paintings from A Viereck’s photographs.
Dark brown pictorial card wraps. Some wear and tear to covers. Contents clean and well bound.

Price – $20.00 (ZAR-230.00)

Sunburnt Sketches of Africa, South, East and West

Profusely illustrated in b/w and colour by the author. Pictorial paper covered boards with cloth spine. Browning and light scuffing to the boards and age toning to the leaves. Overall very good.

Price – $30.00 (ZAR-350.00)

Sydney Carter

The only monograph on this well known South African artist. With numerous colour and black and white reproductions of his work.

Price – $42.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Sydney Carter. (Artist)

Contributions by Eric Rosenthal and Charles F Rey. Distributed by Central News Agency, Ltd, South Africa.

Price – $32.00 (ZAR-380.00)

Talking Pictures – A Scrapbook with Notes and Comments.

Contents clean. Cardwraps loose from spine.

Price – $45.00 (ZAR-450.00)

The African Dream: Visions of Love and Sorrow – the Art of John Muafangejo

More than 160 illustrations of the artist’s lino-cuts. With a foreword by Nelson Mandela. Slight wear with sunning to covers. Scattered foxing throughout and to the top, fore- and lower page edges.

Price – $40.00 (ZAR-500.00)

The African Dream. Visions of Love and Sorrow: The Art of John Muafangejo.

Foreword by Nelson Mandela. 162 Illustrations. Card wraps slightly bent from use. Tape markings to the front and back feps and to card wraps. Otherwise contents clean and tightly bound.

Price – $38.00 (ZAR-380.00)

The Art of Alexander Rose-Innes

Text is clean and clear with full colour plates throughout. Boards and DW show slight general wear.


Price – $195.00 (ZAR-1500.00)