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image of Venetian Art: From Bellini to Titian (Studies in History of Art & Architecture)

Venetian Art: From Bellini to Titian (Studies in History of Art & Architecture)

by Wilde, Johannes

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Published
1988
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780198173311
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£11.25

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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 267pp. Detailed study of the paintings of Venetian artists Titian and Bellini from the 15th and 16th centuries with 222 illustrations.. Soft Cover. Fine.… Read more
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£11.25
image of Cezanne's Early Imagery

Cezanne's Early Imagery

by Lewis, Mary Tompkins

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Godley Books
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780520065611
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£9.00

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London: University of California Press, 1989. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with very light creasing/rubbing to upper edge 302pp. A critical reappraisal of Cezanne's early work up to his introduction to… Read more
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£9.00
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Aubrey Beardsley

by The Editor

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Godley Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9788485537044
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£25.00

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Barcelona, Spain: Ediciones La Cloaca, 1979. No marks or inscriptions. Minor creasing to corners. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards. 44pp. With fifty six of Beardsley's drawings and an introduction in Spanish. Scarce.. Stiff Card Covers. Very Good. 10.5 x 8 inches.
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£25.00
image of The Valadon Story : The Life of Suzanne Valadon

The Valadon Story : The Life of Suzanne Valadon

by Storm, John

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Published
1959
Condition
Near Very Good
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£9.25

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London: Longmans, 1959. A little foxing to page edges. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards, slight yellowing to pages and minor bumping to corners. 271pp. Biography of Suzanne Valadon, artist of Montmartre in Paris, born 1865 and… Read more
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£9.25
image of Margaret Firth (Yorkshire artists)

Margaret Firth (Yorkshire artists)

by Sheeran, John & Sara, Mary

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Godley Books
Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781870071260
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£20.00

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Otley, West Yorkshire: Smith Settle, 1988. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. Now protected in a fully-removable transparent sleeve. 60pp. Biography and… Read more
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£20.00
image of Pal Szinyei Merse

Pal Szinyei Merse

by Maria Bernath

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Godley Books
Published
1981
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£25.00

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Budapest: Maria Bernath, 1981. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked red cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with nicks/slight rubbing to spine ends and corners. Twenty-three pages introduction and description plus 66 full-page coloured plates. 156pp.… Read more
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£25.00
image of My Brush with Fortune : An Autobiography (Signed)

My Brush with Fortune : An Autobiography (Signed)

by Ashley Jackson

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Godley Books
Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780436220357
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£8.75

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London: Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd, 1982. Signed with a sketch added to the dedication page. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket price clipped but not marked or torn with light indenting and very slight creasing to edges. 125pp. … Read more
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£8.75
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Magritte

by Richard Calvocoressi

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Godley Books
Published
1984
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780714822747
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£9.25

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Oxford: Phaidon Press Ltd, 1984. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. 48 full-page colour images plus 31pages introduction and discussion. 128pp. The work of Belgian surrealist Rene Magritte.. Hard Cover.… Read more
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£9.25
image of Ida Kar-Photographer 1908-74

Ida Kar-Photographer 1908-74

by Val Williams

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Godley Books
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781853811043
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£15.00

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London: Virago Press, 1989. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked white boards and no bumping to corners. 159pp. Biograohy and the art of Ida Kar who came to London in 1945 and spent the next fifteen years portraying it with characteristic… Read more
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£15.00
image of Degas By Himself: Drawings, Prints, Paintings, Writings

Degas By Himself: Drawings, Prints, Paintings, Writings

by Edgar Degas ; Richard Kendall (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780356149325
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£20.00

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London: Macdonald Orbis, 1987. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with very minor traces of storage. 328pp. A rich and detailed selection of the works of Edgar Degas, an impressionist… Read more
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£20.00
image of Manet By Himself

Manet By Himself

by Juliet Wilson-Bareau; Edouard Manet

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Godley Books
Published
1991
Condition
New
ISBN
9780356191614
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£25.00

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London: Macdonald Illustrated, 1991. New book in shrink wrap - which can be seen at the top edge of the image. 320pp. Study of the works of impressionist Eduard Manet.. Hard Cover. New/New. 12.5 x 10 inches.
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£25.00
image of Rembrandt Self-Portraits

Rembrandt Self-Portraits

by Christopher Wright

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Godley Books
Published
1982
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780860920540
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£16.00

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London: The Gordon Fraser Gallery Ltd, 1982. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with very minor traces of rubbing to upper edge. 135pp. Fifty-nine of the around one hundred self-protraits painted… Read more
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£16.00
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Osborn on Osborn

by Robert Osborn

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Godley Books
Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780899190518
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£8.25

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New Haven: Ticknor & Fields, 1982. No marks or inscriptions to contents. A very clean very tight copy with bright red cloth boards, faint foxing to front and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with tiny nick and small dip in upper edge. 190pp. Biography and… Read more
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£8.25
image of Tiffany: The Art of Louis Comfort

Tiffany: The Art of Louis Comfort

by Vivienne Couldrey

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Godley Books
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780747504887
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£11.00

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London: Quarto Publishing Plc, 1989. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with slight traces of storage. 192pp. A lavish presentation of the work of Louis Comfort Tiffany. His creations… Read more
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£11.00
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William Morris

by Linda Parry

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Godley Books
Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780856674426
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£8.50

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London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1996. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to front cover, very faint crease to rear cover and crease to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 384pp. Published to accompany the William Morris exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum in… Read more
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£8.50
image of Hamo Thornycroft and the Martyr General (Studies in the History of Sculpture No 2)

Hamo Thornycroft and the Martyr General (Studies in the History of Sculpture No 2)

by Adam White

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Godley Books
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780901981479
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£7.50

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Leeds: Henry Moore Sculpture Trust, 1991. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked white card boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with creasing to upper edge. 72pp. An account of the life of sculptor Sir William Henry Hamo Thornycroft who… Read more
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£7.50
image of An Artist in America

An Artist in America

by Thomas Hart Benton

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Godley Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780826203991
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£28.00

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USA: University of Missouri Press, 1990. An unread copy. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 395pp. Autobiography of the American artist who was a controversial painter and sketcher and whose words were equally… Read more
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£28.00
image of Charles Rennie Mackintosh : Architect and Artist

Charles Rennie Mackintosh : Architect and Artist

by Robert MacLeod

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Godley Books
Published
1984
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780004356747
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£7.25

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London: Collins, 1984. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket price clipped but not marked or torn with extremely minor creasing to upper edge. 160pp. The author endeavours to show that Mackintosh was… Read more
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£7.25
image of Gustav Klimt (Artists in context)

Gustav Klimt (Artists in context)

by Frank Whitford

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Godley Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781860191367
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£6.25

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Brockhampton Press, 1995. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with light creasing to upper edge. 160pp. Biography and artworks of fin-de-siecle Austrain painter Gustav Klimt. Very well illustrated.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good (+).… Read more
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£6.25
image of David Hockney by David Hockney

David Hockney by David Hockney

by David Hockney and Nikos Stangos (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1982
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780500091081
Item Price
£50.00

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London: Thames & Hudson Ltd, 1982. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with light indenting to front. 312pp. In this witty, candid and revealing account of himself, Hockney tells of… Read more
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£50.00
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