Catalogue – London Fashion Week

Henry Sotheran Ltd are pleased to offer this collection of books & prints to coincide with London Fashion Week taking place between 15th - 19th September 2017. Of particular interest are the pochoir prints by Eduardo Garcia Benito (prints 38-42) who was a Spanish fashion illustrator and painter, noted for his Vogue covers of the 1920's and 1930's. There is also a large collection of original lithographs with pochoir by Sem (prints 103-137). As well as many attractive books on Fashion we have a Digby Morton Skirt suit as modelled by a former member of staff (books 13).
  Books 1–37
  Prints 38–144

MILLAIS, J.G. Newfoundland and Its Untrodden…

Abercrombie & Fitch

1. MILLAIS, J.G. Newfoundland and Its Untrodden Ways.

New York: Arno Press. 1967.

£100

8vo. Original linen backed green paer-covered boards, with dustwrapper; pp. xvi + 340, illustrated throughout; fine.First edition in the Abercrombie and Fitch Library - a relic of a time…

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[APPAREL ARTS] MALOSSI, Giannino. (editor…

2. [APPAREL ARTS] MALOSSI, Giannino. (editor). Apparel Arts.

Turin: Gruppo GFT. 1989.

£550

4to. Three volumes. Original stiff paper wrappers, in slip case; illustrated throughout in colour and b&w; a little rubbing to slipcase and wrappers, otherwise near fine.First edition…

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[ARBIB] SHARF, Frederic A. Richard H. Arbib…

3. [ARBIB] SHARF, Frederic A. Richard H. Arbib 1917- 1995.

Jean S. and Frederick A. Sharf Publication Fund, 2006.

£20

Oblong 4to, original boards, in dust-jacket; illustrated with black and white and colour photographs and colour illustrations after Arbib designs; new.First edition. Noted for his…

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[MONROE, Marilyn]. ARNOLD, Eve. Marilyn Monroe.

4. [MONROE, Marilyn]. ARNOLD, Eve. Marilyn Monroe.

Washington Green. 2005.

£48

4to. Publisher's boards and illustrated dust wrapper; richly illustrated with Eve Arnold's portraits of Monroe; a very good copy.Reprint.

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[BATES, John] SHARF, Frederic A. with Michelle…

5. [BATES, John] SHARF, Frederic A. with Michelle FINAMORE. John Bates: British Fashion Designer. The Sensational Years, 1963-1968.

Boston: Museum of Fine Arts. 2013.

£20

4to. Original cloth and wrapper; illustrated throughout; new.First edition.

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BAYLEY, Roberta. Punk.

6. BAYLEY, Roberta. Punk.

Amsterdam/New York: Aenigma/Kunst Editions. 2002.

£3995

Folio (415 x 286 mm). Original loose sheets with separate spine held together with ribbon, as issued, in original wood and cardboard slipcase with original page from the April 1976 issue…

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BENNETT, David and Daniela MASCETTI Celebrating…

7. BENNETT, David and Daniela MASCETTI Celebrating Jewellery Exceptional Jewels of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries.

Antique Collectors Club. 2012.

£150

Folio original laminated boards with slipcase. With 250 colour illustrations. A near fine copy.First edition."Success, wealth and privilege have many ways of manifesting themselves…

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[BLAHNIK] McDOWELL, Colin Manolo Blahnik

8. [BLAHNIK] McDOWELL, Colin Manolo Blahnik

New York: Harper Collins. 2000.

£60

4to. Original illustrated card wrappers; pp.200; a very good copy, internally clean throughout.First edition. Photographic history of the infamous shoe designer, illustrated with full page plates in colour and black-and-white.

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[BLUMENFELD]. EWING, William A. Blumenfeld: A…

9. [BLUMENFELD]. EWING, William A. Blumenfeld: A Fetish for Beauty

Thames and Hudson. 1996.

£30

4to. Publisher's cloth and illustrated wrapper; 256 pp., richly illustrated in black and white and colour; fine.First edition.

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EVERARD, John [photographer]. Portrait of a…

10. EVERARD, John [photographer]. Portrait of a model.

George Routledge & Sons Ltd., 1939.

£595

4to. (310 x254 mm). Original linen-covered boards, the upper board and spine titled in red letter, the original photogravure dust jacket, neatly price-clipped, [2, blank], 9, [1, blank]pp…

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GRISWOLD & CO. J.W. Griswold & Co…

11. GRISWOLD & CO. J.W. Griswold & Co Manufacturers & Importers of Cloaks, Cloakings and Trimmings Winter Season 1886-87.

Chicago. J.W. Griswold & Co. 1886.

£148

Oblong 8vo., original printed wrappers. Illustrated throughout. A little nicking to wrappers otherwise a very good copy.The winter illustrated catalogue for Chicago couturiers J.W…

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HABICHT, Frank. in the sixties.

12. HABICHT, Frank. in the sixties.

Axis Publishing, 1998.

£38

4to, original card wrappers; illustrated with black and white photographs; fine.First edition.

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JACQMAR. Digby Morton skirt suit.

13. JACQMAR. Digby Morton skirt suit.

c. 1940s.

£1000

Approx. UK size 8. Jacket in black wool with velvet collar and rayon lining with wide lapels and label 'Designed by Digby Morton/Made by Jacqmar/ 16 Grosvenor St., London W1, with matching…

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LALAOUNIS, Ilias. Metamorphoses.

14. LALAOUNIS, Ilias. Metamorphoses.

Greece. Ekdotike Hellados. 1985.

£148

Folio, original cloth with dust wrapper and slipcase. Lavishly illustrated. A near fine copy.First edition inscribed "To Mr & Mrs Thomas Meyer with best wishes Ilias…

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LANE, Kenneth Jay & MILLER, Harrice Simons…

15. LANE, Kenneth Jay & MILLER, Harrice Simons. Faking It. With a Foreword by Suzy.

New York. Harry N. Abrams. 1986.

£198

Square 8vo., original cloth with dust wrapper. A near fine copy.First edition inscribed "Dear Fleur, if you hadn't left Look when you did - I would still be in the mail room. Love…

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