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Acrylics (Artist's Library series #04)
Johnson, R. Bradford,
ISBN: 0929261046
Walter Foster Publishing, California, 1984. Edition Unstated
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Edition Unstated. Acrylic paints are beloved by beginning painters and seasoned professionals alike, because this lightweight, versatile, fast-drying, water-based medium is well suited for a wide variety of applications. Acrylics will teach you everything you need to know about colours, brushes, and other tools for working with this medium. In addition to learning about techniques such as stippling, painting wet into wet, scraping out, spattering, and masking, you'll discover comprehensive instructions for painting a variety of subjects in acrylic, including landscape elements. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 64 pages. A very clean secondhand copy, with no damage to report. . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting; ISBN: 0929261046. ISBN/EAN: 9780929261041. Inventory No: 0253492. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $6.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0253492  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Alexis Smith
Armstrong, Richard,
ISBN: 0847814467
Whitney Museum of American Art/Rizzoli, New York, 1991. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Alexis Smith. First Edition. 244 pp., foreword by David A. Ross, Alexis Smith: a fictional biography or "The Story of the Century" by Amy Gerstler, exhibition history, bibliography, works in the exhibition and acknowledgements. Illustrated endpapers again by Alexis Smith showing a design for a deck of cards. The text is illustrated with black and white photography, black and white photography -- showing the works of Alexis Smith -- 227 illustrations, 191 in colour. Red cloth boards with black embossed writing on the front panel and spine. Bottom right-hand corner slightly bumped, and the extreme bottom edge of the cloth is slightly discoloured. Slight dust marks to the top paper edge and some of the internal pages have "dogears". Photographic dustwrapper showing another piece of work by Alexis Smith, with brown and yellow striped background and green light in front panel and black and green on the spine. Very minor wear to the dust wrapper and the corners are slightly scuffed. The first full retrospective of this collage and appropriation artist. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Alexis Smith. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting ; Catalogues; ISBN: 0847814467. ISBN/EAN: 9780847814466. Inventory No: 0101275. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $48.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0101275  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Augustus John
Rothenstein, John,
The Phaidon Press, London, 1944. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Augustus John. First Edition. 26 pages of texts and then 92 unpaginated pages of illustrations, introduction by author, list of plates. Black and white illustrated frontispiece being a self portrait of Augustus John. The text is illustrated with 95 plates, four of which are tipped in coloured illustrations and the rest are in black and white. Black coloured boards with white writing on the front panel and spine. A book about the English portraitist Augustus John. Part of the English Artist series edited by John Rothenstein. Bumping and rubbing to the head and to the heel of the spine and to the lower book corners. The spine has become rubbed and faded and the lower spine edge is a little frayed. Shelfwear and rubbing to the lower book edges and a little wear to the top book edges. The cloth of the board has become somewhat marked and rubbed. The edges of the book are also somewhat rubbed. Browning and foxing to the end papers though the internal pages are free of foxing. Original bookseller's sticker to the lower right-hand corner of the front paste down. This is the first UK edition. Size: Folio (over 12" tall ). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Augustus John. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting ; Britain; Inventory No: 0103812. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0103812  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Bonnard
Fermigier, Andre [text],
ISBN: 0810900416
Abrams, New York, No date. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Good. Illustrator: Perre Bonnard. Edition Unstated. 160 pp., biographical outline, graphic works and drawings and selected bibliography. Coloured illustrated frontispiece (tipped in), showing "Ma Roulotte", Bonnard's home. Within the text there are 128 reproductions of Bonnards' works, 48 being full reproductions tipped in plates, the rest black and white. Blue-and-white mottled boards with gilt writing on the bottom of right-hand corner of the front panel and gilt writing on the spine. Minor rubbing to the corners of the book and there are some faint dust marks to the top paper edge. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by Bonnard, with white background and black writing on the front panel and spine. Dustwrapper slightly sun affected, most noticeable on the spine with a darkening of the white paper. Minor creasing to the corners of the dustwrapper and to the back panel. A book on Pierre Bonnard -- a painter of the French School of Impressionism whose paintings show " ...sunlight and air. He painted warmth, comfort, and intimacy.". Size: Folio (over 12" tall ). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Perre Bonnard. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting ; France ; Art -- History and Theory ; ISBN: 0810900416. ISBN/EAN: 9780810900417. Inventory No: 0101242. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Good
Price: $52.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 0101242  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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British Sporting Artists; from Barlow to Herring
Sparrow, Walter Shaw,
Spring Books, London, 1965. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. Reprint. XIV, 250 pages, last blank, contributors of pictures, prints , and information -- to whom grateful thanks are returned by the author, list of illustrations, publisher's note to the 1965 edition and index. Illustrated frontispiece, being a reproduction of " Shooting Plover " by Francis Barlow. The text is illustrated with numerous coloured and black-and-white illustrations of famous ( not so famous ] sporting paintings from England. Orange coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. Bumping to the head and to the heel of the spine and there is shelf wear to the lower book edges. Very, very light browning to the endpapers and internal pages. Dust marks to the paper edges along with some light browning. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing to scenes hunting on horses and on the back panel shooting with dogs, with black background and yellow writing on the front panel and spine. The dustwrapper is rubbed and somewhat faded. Rubbing and very slight chipping to the dustwrapper corners and to the head and to the heel of the spine. The fold over panels have become quite yellow. his book was first published in 1922 and it follows the most talented of British sporting artists from the 17th century to the late Victorian times. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sports & Pastimes; Painting ; Britain; Art -- History and Theory ; Inventory No: 0103885. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Good Condition
Price: $61.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0103885  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Chinese Landscape Painting
Cassettari, Stephen,
ISBN: 0207166676
angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1990. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. clean copy, free of annotation, free of damage, and with attached fold over flaps. A practical guide to painting landscapes in the Chinese water colour tradition. A brief history of the philosophy and techniques of Chinese painting is followed by a guide to the materials and equipment needed. The basic brushstrokes and principles of composition are then taught in the traditional way. Rear panel Full number line. Size: Mid Sized Paperback ( 7" - 9" tall ). 140 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting; ISBN: 0207166676. ISBN/EAN: 9780207166679. Inventory No: 0256892. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0256892  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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European painting and Sculpture
Newton, Eric,
Penguin, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1942. reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: photographic illustrations. reprint. there is no damage to describe, the book was printed on war quality paper, and has a Pears advertisement on the inside of the front cover a Mars bar advertisement on the inside of the rear cover and a cigarette advertisements on the rear panel. A pelican book A82 Second impression. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). 128 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographic illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting; Inventory No: 0256568. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $7.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0256568  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Joan Miro
Hauert, Roger --- Verdet, Andre [ Text ],
Rene Kister , Geneva, 1957. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Softcover (Stiff Boards). Poor/Poor. Illustrator: Roger Hauert -- Photographer . First Edition. 185 g., 34 pages, last 2 blank, some of Joan Miro's important works. Black-and-white photography illustrate the book taken by Roger Hauert and also 4 pages of black-and-white reproductions of Joan Miro's art work. Plain grey coloured card covers which have been enveloped by a photographic overlay. Black and red writing on the front panel and black on the spine. Rubbing and chipping to the head and to the heel of the spine and to the book/dustwrapper corners. The dustwrapper is rubbed, faded and quite dirty. There is a 1 " split to the top spine edge and splitting of the front fold over edges as well. Offset tanning to the end papers and original bookseller's sticker to be front fold over of the dustwrapper. A small book on the Spanish artist Joan Miro. Part of the " Great Painters " series of books. First English Translation. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Roger Hauert -- Photographer . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Painting ; Spain ; Inventory No: 0104132. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Poor
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0104132  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Lautrec
De Laprade, Jacques,
William Heinemann, Melbourne, 1954. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Henri De Toulouse- Lautrec. First Edition. XXX, 64 pages, biographical note, list of illustrations, and bibliography. The text is illustrated with 64 black-and-white reproductions and eight coloured reproductions of Henri De Toulouse- Lautrecs' work. Bone coloured boards with dark brown illustration on the front panel and dark brown writing on the spine. Bumping to the head and to the heel of the spine and to the book corners. Foxing noted to the spine, lower book edges and top book edges. Shelfwear noted to the top and bottom book edges and the paper edges are brown and a little foxed. Original bookseller's sticker to the lower right hand corner of the front paste down. Previous owner's name to the top edge of the free front endpaper. Illustrated dust wrapper, again by Henri De Toulouse- Lautrec, with white writing on the front panel and black on the spine. The dustwrapper is very rubbed, faded and grubby. Rubbing and chipping, with loss to the dustwrapper corners. The top dustwrapper edge is crumpled and creased and also has a future years. There is a triangular tear to the front dustwrapper pane. A small book about the French painter Henri De Toulouse- Lautrec, who was not only one leading 19th century painters of France but also an " extraordinarily penetrating portraitist .". This is the first Australian edition. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Henri De Toulouse- Lautrec. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Painting ; France ; Art -- History and Theory ; Inventory No: 0103873. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0103873  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Lithographs
Hinder, Frank,
Odana Editions Proprietary Ltd, North Sydney, 1978. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Frank Hinder. First Edition. 156 pp., editor's note, introduction by John Henshaw, illustrated catalogue and index. Dark brown coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with both coloured and black and white reproductions of Frank Hinders' work along with a section of working drawings. Beige coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. Dust marks to the top board and paper of the book and slight shelf wear is evident to the bottom. Handling marks to the internal pages of the book. Black and white illustrated dustwrapper, again illustrated by Frank Hinder, with buff coloured at ground and black and grey writing on the front panel and black on the spine. Corners of the dustwrapper are slightly rubbed and there is minor chipping to the top of spine, but there are two small tears to the back panel with associated creasing and a small loss of dust wrapper. Along the bottom of the front panel there is a mark that runs the full width of the front panel which looks like ?oil. Back panel has a stain which measures 7.5" x 3.25". "Frank Hinder, a pioneer of Australian abstraction and destined to become deeply involved in the development of modern art in Australia.". A retrospective of this pioneer's lithographs. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Frank Hinder. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting ; Art -- Australian ; Inventory No: 0101320. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Good Condition
Price: $52.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 0101320  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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New Zealand Art 1984 diary
National Art Gallery,
National Art Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand, 1984. First Edition
 Softcover (Spiral Bound) Softcover (Spiral Bound). Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: various. First Edition. the book is underused, slight darkening of the top edge of the pages, double page one side one week, next side next week, followed by a double page, illustrated on each side giving the artist's name and year of birth, the title of the artwork, the media and size and also the year that the work was purchased. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 56 pages?. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting; New Zealand; Inventory No: 0257054. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0257054  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Oil on Canvas
Ponder, Mike,
ISBN: 0476006163
Wenlock House , Sanctuary Cove, Queensland, 2004. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Illustrator: Mike Ponder. First Edition. V, 6-80 pages, foreword by John Maguire, managing director, Driza-Bone, introduction by author, acknowledgements and a list of the plates. Gray coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with colour photography and colour reproductions of Mike Ponder's artwork. Gray coloured boards with gilt embossed titles to the front panel and backstrip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper, by Mike Ponder, with maroon and white coloured titles to the front panel and maroon coloured titles to the backstrip. A series of oil paintings by the Australsian painter Mike Ponder -- focusing on the working life of the men and women on the land. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Book is in very good condition with minimal signs of age and wear.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Mike Ponder. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting ; New Zealand; ISBN: 0476006163. ISBN/EAN: 9780476006164. Inventory No: 0109108. Very Good
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0109108  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Painting In Oils
Bowers, Michael editor,
ISBN: 1858912326
Bracken Books, London, 1994. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: drawings & reproductions of paintings. Reprint. Describes the tools and equipment that the aspirant painter will require for working both indoors and outdoors. The book then discusses the basic techniques of brushwork. The following chapters cover: landscape painting; the painting of flowers; painting outdoors; portraits; and boats and harbours. the straightforward and practical text explains at the stage by stage creation of the finished picture and offers expert guidance on techniques and materials. traces of foxing to the top of the front end page and the rear end page this is the first British edition. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. 128 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: drawings & reproductions of paintings. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; painting; Painting; ISBN: 1858912326. ISBN/EAN: 9781858912325. Inventory No: 0263220. Very Good Condition
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0263220  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Pierre Bonnard 1867 - 1947
National Gallery of Victoria,
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 1971. First Edition
 Soft Cover Soft Cover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Pierre Bonnard. First Edition. 350 g.; 24 pages of text and then 40 pages of reproductions of Pierre Bonnards' works, last page blank, foreword by Eric Westbrook, Director, National Gallery of Victoria, and catalogue. Coloured illustrated frontispiece by Pierre Bonnard " Le Grand Nu Jaune ". Within the text portion of the book, there are three black-and-white photographs and a tipped in [ coloured ] reproduction of a lithograph for a poster for the " Revue Blanche ". In the reproduction section of the book, there are 14 coloured reproductions of Pierre Bonnards' work and 26 black-and-white reproductions. Illustrated front cover, being a self portrait of Pierre Bonnard, with ochre coloured background and white and black writing on the front panel and spine. The text portion of the book has been printed on brown coloured paper. The catalogue of the National Gallery of Victorias' exhibition of the French artist Pierre Bonnard in 1971. The back strip section of the paperback binding has lost the red colour from exposure to sunlight. Otherwise a very good condition paperback that has been read. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Pierre Bonnard. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; Painting; France; Catalogue; Inventory No: 0228627. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
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Pierre Bonnard 1867 - 1947
National Gallery of Victoria,
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 1971. First Edition
 Soft Cover Soft Cover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Pierre Bonnard. First Edition. 350 g.; 24 pages of text and then 40 pages of reproductions of Pierre Bonnards' works, last page blank, foreword by Eric Westbrook, Director, National Gallery of Victoria, and catalogue. Coloured illustrated frontispiece by Pierre Bonnard " Le Grand Nu Jaune ". Within the text portion of the book, there are three black-and-white photographs and a tipped in [ coloured ] reproduction of a lithograph for a poster for the " Revue Blanche ". In the reproduction section of the book, there are 14 coloured reproductions of Pierre Bonnards' work and 26 black-and-white reproductions. Illustrated front cover, being a self portrait of Pierre Bonnard, with ochre coloured background and white and black writing on the front panel and spine. The text portion of the book has been printed on brown coloured paper. The catalogue of the National Gallery of Victorias' exhibition of the French artist Pierre Bonnard in 1971. Slight rubbing of the edges of the spine, previous owner's bookplate and details on the first page, no other damage to describe. The -tipped in plates are still firm. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Pierre Bonnard. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; Painting; France; Catalogue; Inventory No: 0272670. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
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Poor Richard's: The Almanacs for the Years 1733-1758, by Richard Saunders, Philom.
Franklin, Benjamin,
ISBN: 0846701200
Paddington Press Ltd, New York, 1976. First Edition Thus
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Norman Rockwell. First Edition Thus. introduction by Van Wyck Brooks, publisher's note, a note on the text, translations of foreign aphorisms and notes. Pale yellow coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with six full-page ( 2 double page ) illustrations by Norman Rockwell and numerous small black-and-white illustrations. 1/4 dark brown cloth spine with silver coloured titles and 3/4 light green boards with self embossed titles. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by Norman Rockwell, with pale yellow coloured background and blue coloured titles to the front panel and blue and black coloured titles to the back strip. A reproduction of the American man of letters -- Benjamin Franklin -- almanac that he produced during the years of 1733-1758. The full title of the book is: -- " Poor Richard : The Almanacks for the Years 1733-1758 by Richard Saunders, Philom. Wherein are retain'd in their Entirety the Author's Prefaces, Proverbs, Verses, & entertaining Remarks; Together with those Chronological, HIstorical, and Scientific Observations which the Author has illumin'd with his characteristic Wit & Wisdom. Now containing an introduction by ; and embellish'd with illustrations by Norman Rockwell. Bumping to the head and to the heel of the spine and to the lower book corners. Shelfwear to the lower edges and there are a few marks to the top. Dust marks to the top paper edge and browning to the other edges. The endpapers have grubby marks and the first 3.25 " of the free front endpaper has become somewhat darkened. There is a little staining to the back book panel at the top. The paper which the book has been printed on is of a slightly yellow hue. The dustwrapper is somewhat rubbed and faded, the peculiarly the spine. Rubbing and slight chipping to the dustwrapper corners and there is three small chips to the top rear dustwrapper panel. There is stain that runs the full-length of the top back panel to a depth of 0.5 ". There is some lifting of the laminate of the lower front dustwrapper edge and there are two tears measuring 0.25 ". A small tear to the lower front fold over crease has been the head with tape, tape still in situ. The stain on the top back dustwrapper edges is also visible on the verso of the dustwrapper. There are a few grubby marks as well. Size: Folio (over 12" tall ). XIV, 302 pages, last 2 blank, . The spine of the jacket has lost colour. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Norman Rockwell. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting ; 18th Century; United States; ISBN: 0846701200. ISBN/EAN: 9780846701200. Inventory No: 0103943. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0103943  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Rembrandt Paintings
Borenius, Professor T. (Tancred) & Gerson, H. ( Horst ) - revision,
ISBN: 0714815020
Phaidon Press, London, 1971. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Rembrandt. Reprint. 1.9 kg.; XVi, 543 pages of black and white plates and pages 544 - 636 description, concordance and index. A look at all of the Netherlands' most famous son's paintings -- Rembrandt. Some handling marks, no damage. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Rembrandt. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting; ISBN: 0714815020. ISBN/EAN: 9780714815022. Inventory No: 0273372. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
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Rembrandt; Selected Paintings
Borenius, Professor T. (Tancred),
Phaidon Press, London, 1942. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Poor. Illustrator: Rembrandt. First Edition. 1.6 kg.; IV, 96 pages of text then 104 pages of plates and four pages following -- index of museums and collections, introduction by author and notes on the plates. Coloured illustrated frontispiece, by Rembrandt, which has been tipped in. The text is illustrated with 104 pages of reproductions of Rembrandt's work of which 7 are in colour and have been tipped in. Beige cloth covered boards with brown titles embossed to the top of the front panel and to the backstrip. The spine section is slightly darkened, dust jacket torn, rubbed and chipped as can be seen in the attached images. A look at some of the Netherlands' most famous son's paintings -- Rembrandt. Size: Folio ( 12"- 15" tall ). Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Rembrandt. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting; 17th century; Inventory No: 0279472. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: $44.00 (AUD)
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Rembrandt; Selected Paintings
Borenius, Professor T. (Tancred),
Phaidon Press, London, 1942. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Rembrandt. First Edition. IV, 96 pages of text then 104 pages of plates and four pages following -- index of museums and collections, introduction by author and notes on the plates. Coloured illustrated frontispiece, by Rembrandt, which has been tipped in. The text is illustrated with 104 pages of reproductions of Rembrandt's work of which 7 are in colour and have been tipped in. Beige coloured boards with brown titles embossed to the top edge of the front panel and to the backstrip. Bumping to the book corners and to the backstrip edges. Darkening of the backstrip and there is a few marks and stains to the cloth of the book. Browning to the endpapers and light age toning to the internal text. A look at some of the Netherlands' most famous sons paintings -- Rembrandt. Size: Folio (over 12" tall ). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Rembrandt. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting ; Inventory No: 0107139. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Good
Price: $30.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 0107139  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Solstice; The Art of Roy Henry Vickers
Vickers, Roy Henry,
ISBN: 0969348517
Eagle Dancer Enterprises Ltd., British Colombia, Canada, 1988. First Canadian Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Roy Henry Vickers. First Canadian Edition. impressions by Ed Hill, reflections by Roy Henry Vickers and an index of the images. Illustrated endpapers, being a Native American symbol repeated against a dark blue coloured background. The text is illustrated with numerous full coloured reproductions of Roy Henry Vickers' artwork -- from some of his earlier works and styles through to much more modern representations of his work. Dark blue coloured boards with silver gilt illustration on the front panel and silver coloured titles to the back strip. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by Roy Henry Vickers, with silver coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Colour photograph of author / artist and his best friend, Ken Budd, to the lower edge of the front fold over panel. A book about to be Canadian artist Roy Henry Vickers, and the development of his painting and style. Very minor rubbing to the book corners. The major fault with the book is that page 144 was misbound at time of production and has caused a 0.25 " split to the lower page edge. The dustwrapper is very lightly rubbed at the corners. A crease to the top edge of the rear dustwrapper panel. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. [8], 9 - 144 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Roy Henry Vickers. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting ; Native America ; ISBN: 0969348517. ISBN/EAN: 9780969348511. Inventory No: 0104015. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0104015  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Great Centuries of Painting, The Fifteenth Century: from Van Eyck to Botticelli
Lassaigne, Jacques and Argan, Giulio Carlo,
Albert Skira, Geneva, Switzerland, 1953. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Illustrated. First Edition. foreword by authors, bibliography, index of names and list of colour plates. The text is illustrated with numerous reproductions of various artists works from the 15th century the plates have been tipped in. Green coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured embossed titles to the top right hand corner of the front panel and to the back strip. Coloured illustrated dustwrapper with yellow and white coloured titles to the front panel. Part of 'The Great Centuries of Painting' series by the publisher, this time dealing with the 15th century, the waning of the mediaeval style of painting and the rise of the Renaissance style. A little rubbing to the book corners and back strip corners. Age toning of the text block edges and of the pages. The front hinge has cracked. Rubbing of the dustwrapper edges and panels and a previous owner has placed tape to both the front and verso sides of the dustwrapper, top back strip edge, to support a 0.5'' tear. Size: Square Quarto. [10], 11 - 235, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting ; Art -- History and Theory ; Medieval 10th to 15thc; Inventory No: 0123521. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $44.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0123521  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Treasures of Asia: Japanese Painting
Terukazu, Akiyama,
Albert Skira, Geneva, Switzerland, 1961. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Illustrated. First Edition. Introduction by author, chronological table, map of Japan, map of the Kyoto-Nara region, selected bibliography, general index and list of colour plates. The text is illustrated with numerous examples of Japanese art, the majority have been tipped-in. Yellow coloured cloth covered boards with brown coloured embossed titles to the front panel and back strip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper with red and white coloured titles to the front panel. From the publisher who produced 14 volumes of Western art, this is the series of books on the arts of Asia, this time looking at the various styles and schools of Japanese painting. A little rubbing to the book corners and back strip corners. Age toning of the text block edges and of the pages. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and back strip edges and there are a few small tears, and longer tears to the rear panel which have been supported by by a previous owner. Size: Square Quarto. [9], 11 - 216, [4] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting ; Japan; Inventory No: 0123895. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $52.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 0123895  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Treasures of Asia: Japanese Painting
Terukazu, Akiyama,
ISBN: 0847801314
Macmillian London Ltd, London and Basingstoke, 1977. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Illustrated. First Edition. Introduction by author, chronological table, map of Japan, map of the Kyoto-Nara region, selected bibliography, general index and list of colour plates. The text is illustrated with numerous examples of Japanese art, the majority have been tipped-in. Yellow coloured boards with brown coloured embossed titles to the back strip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper with white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. From the publisher who produced 14 volumes of Western art, this is the series of books on the arts of Asia, this time looking at the various styles and schools of Japanese painting. This book is the first English publisher's edition of the original Swiss edition of 1961. Rubbing of the back strip corners and bumping of the top book corners and rubbing of the lower book edges. Very light age toning of the text block edges. Some scattered light foxing to the top text block edges. A hint of rubbing to the dustwrapper edges and panels. First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. Size: Square Quarto. [9], 11 - 216, [4] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting ; Japan; ISBN: 0847801314. ISBN/EAN: 9780847801312. Inventory No: 0125318. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0125318  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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