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George Tooker

By: Thomas H. Garver

Price: £25.00

Publisher: USA, Pomegranate ArtBooks: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04068

ISBN: 1566400686

Condition: Very Good


Mystery, magic, ambiguity, symbolism, classical form. and masterful technique characterize the art of George Tooker. For over forty-five years, Tooker has painted haunting psychological landscapes that explore the human condition of modern society with the traditional medium of egg tempera. The covers show light wear. View more info

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Cezanne; Portfolio Collection

By: Tobien, Felicitas

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Zachary Kwinter Books Ltd: 1991

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03191

ISBN: 1872532381

Condition: Very Good


Intended to offer a general selection of the artist's important works this book also contains numerous examples of his graphic output and a text which documents his difficult life as he strove feverishly to perfect his art. The D/W shows some shelf-wear to its edges and corners which are lightly shelf-worn, and the base of the spine is a little creased. View more info

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Impressionism: Potfolio Collection

By: Tobien, Felicitas

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Zachary Kwinter Books Ltd: 1991

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03192

ISBN: 1872532373

Condition: Very Good


In this book masterpieces of Impressionism are reproduced in full colour and are complimented by a carefully chosen selection of drawings, etchings and lithographs. This less familiar material helps give an illuminating insight into the techniques of the artists and a view of the lives they led. A good clean, tight copy. View more info

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Curious Cats: In Art and Poetry.

By: unknown

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Uk, British Museum Press: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02090

ISBN: 0714127299

Condition: Very Good


The mysterious feline has never ceased to fascinate mankind. In this enchanting collection, poems by classic writers including William Blake, Emily Dickinson, T.S.Eliot, Kate Greenaway and Edward Lear are paired with intriguing images of cats from ancient Egypt, India,China and Japan, as well as by famous artists such as Goya, Toulouse-Lautrec and Arthur Rackham. Adults and younger readers alike are sure to fall under the spell of these Curious Cats! View more info

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Fantasy Art Techniques.

By: Vallejo, Boris

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, BCA: 1985

Edition: Book Club Edition

Sellers ID: 02264

Condition: Very Good


Those already familiar with Boris Vallejo's inspired work, and everyone who enjoys fantasy art, will be delighted with this behind-the-scenes account, which also gives a fascinating insight into the creative thinking of a fantasy artist. The brown boards and D/W shows light shelf ware to the corners and edges. View more info

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Matisse

By: Walter Guadagnini

Price: £45.00

Publisher: USA, BDD Illustrated Books: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04364

ISBN: 0792458532

Condition: Near Fine


Henri Matisse's adventures in colour and light constitute a landmark in the history of modern art. From his apprenticeship in the studio of Gustave Moreau to the paper cut-outs of the 1950s, the stages of this journey represent a triumph of artistic research and resolution, as well as a shining example of pictorial quality and theoretical and moral integrity. There is creasing to the D/w extremities and a small tear to the head of the spine. View more info

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The Science Fiction and Fantasy World of Tim White.

By: White, Tim

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Paper Tiger: 1988

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 02263

ISBN: 1850280584

Condition: Very Good


This is the first published collection in book form of the work of Tim White. His paintings depict the landscape of the imagination. Many of the illustrations contained in this collection were pieces of commissioned artwork for publishers' book covers. The black boards shows signs of ware on the corners and the D/W shows light shelf ware. View more info

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Chiaroscuro

By: White, Tim

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Uk, Paper Tiger.: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02265

ISBN: 185028072X

Condition: Very Good


This book is full of colour fantasy and science fiction artwork. The black covers shows signs of shelf ware with light markings. View more info

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Monet's Years at Giverny : Beyond Impressionism.

By: Wildestein, David

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Windward: 1979

Edition: 4th Edition

Sellers ID: 03628

ISBN: 071120019X

Condition: Near Fine


The book traces Monet's development from master Impressionist painter to herald of twentieth -century abstraction. The earliest paintings shown- made beginning in 1883, when Monet moved Giverny - record the nearby river valley, the fields, and the neighboring villages. The D/w shows shelf wear to its head with light crimping and creasing and indents to the panels. Otherwise a good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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View from the Sea

By: Woodman Richard

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Century Publishing Ltd: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02195

ISBN: 0712610243

Condition: Very Good


In View from the Sea an artist and a seaman have combined their talents and unique perspectives to take us on a tour round the English coastline. From this collaboration has come a superb portrait in words and pictures of the coast of England and Wales and a highly informative and wonderfully evocative introduction to one of the most varied coastlines in the world. The D/W shows light rippling to the edges. View more info

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Inventorum Natura; The Expedition Journel of Pliny the Elder

By: Woodruff, Una

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Paper Tiger: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03183

ISBN: 0905895258

Condition: Good


This is a beautifully illustrated book , featuring fantastical animals , birds and flora. The top of the text block is lightly spotted, and the pictorial covers show light shelf-wear, and is grubby on the edge. View more info

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BIRDS; in medieval manuscripts

By: Yapp, Brunsdon

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, The British Library: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03241

ISBN: 0904654540

Condition: Very Good


The illuminations in many medieval manuscripts include depictions of birds, but this is the first book to be published about them. The author surveys examples drawn from many different manuscripts ranging in time from 700AD to the Renaissance. 48 important examples are reproduced in full colour, with a further 60 in monochrome. The top of the text block has light spotting. The D/W has been priced-clipped. PLEASE NOTE ;International economy shipping is by sea and may take... View more info

Watercolour: A Personal View (Atelier)

By: Yardley, John

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, David & Charles UK: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03490

ISBN: 0715303333

Condition: Fine


Renowned for his vivacious street scenes and evocative images of domestic life, John Yardley has an enviable ability to capture movement and atmosphere. Here he provides a privileged insight into every aspect of his work, from initial approach to finished composition. There is an owners dedication on the f e p. A good ,clean tight copy. View more info