Art and Architecture
AGNELLO, Giuseppe. L' Architettura Civile E Religiosa In Sicilia Nell'Età Sveva
Roma, Palazzo Taverna,1961.
4to. Publisher's original card wrappers; pp. 467, , illustrated with b/w photos and plans; a very good copy.A thorough and well-illustrated account of the development of civil and…
ART DECO. A Collection of black and white photographs of art deco cinemas.
A group of 10 photographs, mostly 12 x 10 inches, showing interiors of various art deco cinemas. Signs of some having been previously mounted in an album, a few light creases and closed…
BAKER, Malcolm. The Marble Index. Roubiliac and Sculptural Portraiture in Eighteenth-century Britain.
New Haven and London, Yale University Press for the Paul Mellon Centre for Stiudies in British Art, 2014.
4to. Black cloth, photo illustrated dust jacket; pp. xiv, 418, illustrated in colour and b/w.First edition. Providing the first thorough study of sculptural portraiture in 18th-century…
BARRY, James. The Works Of James Barry Esq. Historical Painter.
T. Cadell And W. Davies, 1809.
4to. (254 x 206 mm). Two vols. Early twentieth century half vellum; pp. vii, , 558, engraved portrait frontis, 11 engraved plates and 1 engraved tail-piece; , 670, , index and…
Aubrey Beardsley on Sotheran’s
BEARDSLEY, Aubrey. Letters From Aubrey Beardsley To Leonard Smithers.
Chiswick Press for the Limited Editions Club, 1937.
Sqaure 8vo. Original decorative cloth, the covers gilt-stamped with a grid pattern; pp. xvi, , pictorial title page after a Beardsley design, pictorial endpapers, 2 photogravure…
Bournville & Port Sunlight
BERLEPSCH-VAlENDAS, H[ans].E[duard]. Bauernhaus Und Arbeiterwohnung In England. Eine Reisestudie.
Stuttgart, J. Engelhorn, n.d. but between 1906 and 1912.
Folio (392 x 289 mm). Publisher's original quarter white leather over decoratively printed portfolio boards with ties; pp. 18, , 20 b/w plates reproducing perspective drawings by the…
BETJEMAN, John. A Pictorial History of English Architecture.
John Murray. 1972.
4to., Publisher's cloth, dust wrapper. 112pp., illustrated with 60 colour and 125 b/w plates; spine slightly sunned otherwise a very good copy.First edition.
BINDMAN, David. The Complete Graphic Works Of William Blake.
Thames and Hudson, 1978.
Large 4to. (339 x 250 mm). Publisher's cloth, dust jacket; pp. 492., including 765 b/w illustrations; fine.First edition.
BLAKE, William. Blake Trust: William Blake's Watercolour Inventions in Illustration of The Grave by Robert Blair.
William Blake Trust, 2009.
Folio (37.3 × 27 cm). Bound in gilt-lettered quarter deep scarlet calf over black moiré silk covered boards, deep scarlet leather label blocked in gilt to the centre of the upper board…
BLAKE, William. Laocoön.
Trianon Press. 1976.
Small 4to. Half morocco and stone coloured cloth, gilt lettering to spine; 62 pp including 11 black and white plates and 1 unnumbered photograph, pencilled inscription to half-title by…
BLAKE, William. Milton A Poem.
Clairvaux, Trianon Press for the William Blake Trust, London, 1967.
4to. (277 x 218 mm). Original quarter brown morocco over marbled paper-covered boards, t.e.g., marbled paper-covered card slipcase; ff. , including 50 coloured facsimile plates…
BLAKE, William. The Book Of Thel.
Trianon Press, 1965.
4to. Quarter brown morocco over marbled boards, gilt-lettered spine, marbled slipcase, top edged gilt; 8 facsimile colour plates and [10pp.] text and colophon; fine.Limited edition of a…
BOWYER, Jack. Vernacular Building Conservation.
Architectural Press, 1980.
4to. Black cloth, photo-illustrated dust jacket; pp. [vi], 184, illustrated in b/w throughout.First edition.
BRAY, Xavier. Goya The Portraits.
National Gallery Company Limited, 2015.
4to. Paper-coverd boards, pictorial dust jacket; pp. 270, illustrated in colour.First edition.
BREMER-DAVID, Charissa. Woven Gold. Tapestries of Louis XIV.
Los Angeles, J. Paul Getty Museum, 2015.
4to. Gold cloth, dust jacket; pp. xii, 156, illustrated throughout in color.Published to accompany the exhibition at the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles between December 2015 and May 2016.