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Louisa Anne Meredith: a tigress in exile., RAE ELLIS, Vivienne.
Louisa Anne Meredith: a tigress in exile.
75.00 AUD

Dictionary of British Sculptors 1600-1851.
5.00 AUD

The Conservation of Antiquities and Works of Art : treatment, repair and restoration., PLENDERLEITH, H.J. & A.E.A. Werner.
The Conservation of Antiquities and Works of Art : treatment, repair and restoration.
15.00 AUD

Evolution of Man's Clothes., A.A. of 'Punch' : sketches by P.V. Moon
Evolution of Man's Clothes.
35.00 AUD

Built by Seabrook : Hobart buildings constructed by the Seabrook family from the 1830s., WARD, Malcolm.
Built by Seabrook : Hobart buildings constructed by the Seabrook family from the 1830s.
40.00 AUD

The Gods of Freud : Sigmund Freud's art collection., BURKE, Janine.
The Gods of Freud : Sigmund Freud's art collection.
50.00 AUD

The Rajput Palaces : the development of an architectural style 1450-1750., TILLOTSON, G.H.R.
The Rajput Palaces : the development of an architectural style 1450-1750.
65.00 AUD

The Oxford History of Classical Art., BOARDMAN, John (editor).
The Oxford History of Classical Art.
20.00 AUD

 

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Evolution of Man's Clothes., A.A. of 'Punch' : sketches by P.V. Moon
1 A.A. of 'Punch' : sketches by P.V. Moon Evolution of Man's Clothes.
London J. Owen [1939] 
Oblong 4to. 16pp, illustrated in colour. Stapled in pictorial wrappers, as issued. A very good clean copy. *** A humorous promotional booklet produced by Moss Bros of Covent Garden ('Naval, Military, RAF, General Outfitters and Saddlers'). A loosely inserted letter, dated 23 October 1946, explains to the recipient that the booklet was 'planned to reach you around September 1939; but by then you were occupied with matters of more urgency, so it was set aside for a more convenient time', going on to make reference to the post-war shortage of clothing stock and apologising for the 'rather lavish appearance' of the booklet due to it having been printed 'before there were such things as paper restrictions'. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Ten Books on Architecture., ALBERTI, Leone Battista : edited by Joseph Rykwert.
2 ALBERTI, Leone Battista : edited by Joseph Rykwert. Ten Books on Architecture.
London Alec Tiranti 1965 
Translated into Italian by Cosimo Bartoli and into English by James Leoni, Venetian architect. Facsimile reprint. 4to. xx, 256pp, 68 plates. Blue buckram (no dustwrapper). Slight tape marks from a former covering at fore-corners of free endpapers, owner's name, otherwise a very good clean copy. ***A complete reprint of the Leoni 1775 edition, with the addition of the Life of Alberti by Raphael du Fresne from the 1739 edition. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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3 ALEXANDER, J.J.G. Initialen aus groben Handschriften.
Munich Prestel-Verlag 
Quarto. 118 pp, profusely illustrated in black and white and 40 full-page numbered colour plates. Soft covers. Slight vertical crease to front cover and first few leaves, top right corner bumped, gift inscription inside front cover. Good to very good. *** Illuminated manuscripts: text in German. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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4 Architecture: Architects of Australia and New Zealand.
Melbourne Images Publishing Group 1990 
Large 4to. 208pp, well illustrated in colour. Original cloth with dustwrapper. Very good. Owner's name. ISBN 1875498001 *** Not a directory but a 'current portrayal of the "cream" of the architects' in both countries. 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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5 art conservation: The Conservation of English Wallpaintings: being a report of a committee set up by the Central Council for the Care of Churches and the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings.
London Central Council for the Care of Churches 1959 
Small 4tp. 30pp, 18 plates. Wrappers (spine slightly rubbed). Very good. Owner's name. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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6 Art: The Armand Hammer Collection.
Los Angeles Los Angeles County Museum of Art 1971 
4to. Colour illustrations. Soft covers (slight rubbing, lower font corner creased). Very good. ISBN 0875870473 ***Catalogue of an exhibition showing in Los Angeles, London and Dublin in 1972. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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7 AYRES, James. English Naive Painting 1750-1900.
London Thames & Hudson 1980 
4to. 198pp, 151 illustrations, 48 in colour. Index. Original cloth with dustwrapper. Very good. ***Presentation inscription (on loosely inserted address card) from Australian author Patsy Adam-Smith. ISBN 050023308X 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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8 BACON, Mardges. Ernest Flagg : Beaux-Arts Architect and Urban Reformer.
New York/Cambridge Mass. Architectural History Foundation/MIT Press 1986 
405pp, b&w photographs, line illustrations, plans. Cloth with dustwrapper. Light spotting on top edges, some small marks on foredges, otherwise a very good clean copy. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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9 BERGER, Ernst. Die Maltechnik des Altertums. Nach den quellen, funden, chemischen analysen und eigenen versuchen - in 3 volumes
Munich Verlag von Georg D.W. Callwey 1904-12 
Three volumes 4to. [I] Die Maltechnik des Altertums. Nach den quellen, funden, chemischen analysen und eigenen versuchen. xii, 314pp, coloured plates, text illustrations. [II] Quellen für Maltechniek während der Renaissance und deren Folgezeit. xlvi, 454pp [lacking preliminary pages, including title - starts at Introduction half-title] [III]: Quellen und Technik der Fresko-, Oel- und Tempera-Malerei des Mittelalters. Von der byzantinischen Zeit bis einschliesslich der "Erfindung der Oelmalerei" durch die Brüder van Eyck (1912). xiv, 298pp, illustrated. The three volumes uniformly bound in blue buckram with new endpapers, edges sprinkled, each bearing the signature of the British Museum conservator A.E. Werner. The first three leaves of the first volumes, the first and last leaves of the second, and the final leaf of the third have been restored (and note missing leaves from the second volume as mentioned above). The pages of the third volume somewhat browned in the margins, otherwise all are clean inside. The binder has transposed II and III on the spine titles. ***This is a heavy set of books, but no additional shipping will be requested regardless of destination.*** 
Price: 150.00 AUD
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The Oxford History of Classical Art., BOARDMAN, John (editor).
10 BOARDMAN, John (editor). The Oxford History of Classical Art.
Oxford Oxford University Press / The Softback Preview 1994 
4to. 406pp, well illustrated in colour and black & white. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Gods of Freud : Sigmund Freud's art collection., BURKE, Janine.
11 BURKE, Janine. The Gods of Freud : Sigmund Freud's art collection.
Sydney Knopf 2006 
First edition. 455pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Top corners a trifle bumped, otherwise a very good clean copy. Author's inscription on title-page. ISBN 1740513754 ***Freud's large collection of Egyptian, Greek, Roman antiquities. 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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12 BURKE, Joseph & Colin Caldwell. Hogarth: the complete engravings.
London Alpine Fine Arts Collection nd 
30, [32]pp, 267 b&w plates, [4]pp. Original cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine faded, a little surface rubbing). Very good. ISBN 0881681350 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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Henri Cartier-Bresson : photographer., CARTIER-BRESSON, Henri.
13 CARTIER-BRESSON, Henri. Henri Cartier-Bresson : photographer.
London Thames & Hudson 1982 
Reprint. Square 4to. 10pp, 155 duotone plates. Cloth with dustwrapper. Top edges a trifle soiled, owner's name stamp on title-page, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0500540624 
Price: 110.00 AUD
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14 CHANEY, Edward and Neil Ritchie (eds). OXFORD CHINA AND ITALY. Writings in Honour of Sir Harold Acton on his Eightieth Birthday.
London Thames & Hudson 1984 
Small 4to. 246pp, frontis portrait, 32 b&w illus. Original cloth with dustwrapper (very lightly yellowed). Presentation letter tipped to ffep with tape. Very good. 
Price: 75.00 AUD
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15 COX, Trenchard. Jehan Foucquet: native of Tours.
London Faber 1931 
First edition. 150pp, 51 plates in collotype. Original cloth with dustwrapper. The d/w chipped with some loss at head of front panel, spine browned. A very good copy in a poor d/w (now in protective sleeve). ***Author's presentation copy - inscribed: 'To Uncle Johnson from Trenchard / October 1932'. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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16 Daryl Jackson: DARYL JACKSON. Selected and Current Works.
Mulgrave, Vic Images Publishing Group 1996 
(The Master Architect Series II, no. 2.) 4to. 256pp, colour photographs and illus, line illus, plans. Original cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine lightly faded). Owner's name writ large in felt pen on front paste-down. Very good. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Dulac., Dulac, Edmund (illustrator) : edited by David Larkin.
17 Dulac, Edmund (illustrator) : edited by David Larkin. Dulac.
London Coronet Books 1975 
Introduction by Brian Sanders. Large 4to. [16]pp, 40 colour plates, captioned on the verso. Soft covers. Verso of final plate a little foxed, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 034018986X 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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18 DUNN, Michael. CONTEMPORARY PAINTING IN NEW ZEALAND
Sydney Craftsman House 1996 
Square 4to. 236pp, well illus in colour and b&w. Original cloth-textured papered boards (3 tiny bumps on top board, slight bumps at head and tail of spine) with dustwrapper. Owner's inscription on ffep. Very good. 
Price: 65.00 AUD
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19 FOSTER, Norman. Foster Associates: Six Architectural Projects 1975-1985.
Norwich Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts 1985 
4to. 32pp, colour photographs, line illus. Soft covers (minor creasing, slight yellowing). Small owner's name on ffep. Very good to good. ***For an exhibition at the Foster-designed Sainsbury Centre, June-Oct 1985. 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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20 GOLDSCHEIDER, Ludwig. Michelangelo. Paintings, Sculpture, Architecture.
London Phaidon Press 1963 
3rd printing of 4th edition. 4to. 264pp: 26pp text (Foreword, Biographical Conspectus, Catalogue), with 4 coloured plates (3 tipped in), 2 line illustrations and 5 black & white illustrations; 279 plates, largely black & white with some folding, 6 in colour and tipped in; Appendix (Models, Lost Works, Attributions) including 2 black & white illuustrations; Appendix of Plates with 32 black & white plates, some in several parts; Notes on the Appendix of Plates, with 2 black & white illustrations; Index to the Plates. Original linen cloth with decorative device on top board, with dustwrapper (short tear and a little rubbing at head of spine, now in protective sleeve). Some slight dusty marking on the first leaf and faint spotting and yellowing on the edges, otherwise a very good copy of a thorough study. ***the "Complete Edition", containing "illustrations of all the master's works apart from the drawings". 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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