MORE THAN A BOOKSHOP: ZWEMMER'S AND ART IN THE 20TH CENTURY
Published by Philip Wilson Publishers. 1st. 1991
Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper. Zwemmer's bookshop, art gallery and publishing house has a central place in the history of British art in the twentieth century. A unique source of information on modern art, supplemented in 1929 by the opening of the Zwemmer Gallery specialising in contemporary art. Zwemmer's was a meeting place for a cross-section of the art world - artists, collectors, academics and laymen - attracted by a range of books covering all arts of all periods. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos & illustrations and a few colour.
Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.
Stock no. 1821737