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CREATING OURSELVES: THE SELF IN ART
Written by Emily Butler; Candy Stobbs.
Stock no. 1824266
Published by Whitechapel Art Gallery. 1st 2017. Slightly better than very good condition.

Works from the ISelf Collection. Photography. Published on the occasion of the exhibition in four chapters at the White Chapel Gallery 2017 - 2018. Exploring the self in modern and contemporary art. Limp cardwraps with mottled cream cloth and pictorial onlay to front. White title label with black title to spine and front. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 9780854882571. Light fading to front cover. Contents clean.

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LUCIAN FREUD: THE PAINTER'S ETCHINGS
Written by Starr Figura. Illustrated by Lucian Freud.
Stock no. 1824256
Published by Museum of Modern Art. 2008. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Lucian Freud has redefined portraiture and the nude through his frank scrutiny of the human form... Published to accompany the exhibition of the same name running from December 2007 to March 2008. Large format. Dark blue cloth boards, light blue titles. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780870707063. 2nd printing. Minor marks to rear board. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper has a tiny nick to base of spine, a tiny hole to centre of spine has been repaired to verso with clear tape, a little scuffed to rear panel.

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CANAN TOLON: SIDESTEPS
Written by Ziba Ardalan. Illustrated by Canan Tolon.
Stock no. 1824255
Published by Parasol Unit. 1st 2014. Nearly fine condition.

Canan Tolon is a Turkish artist now living in California. This book was published for the exhibition of the same name running from 15 January - 16 March 2014. Black cloth spine with red title. Pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780957351813. Rear board lightly scuffed. Contents clean.

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AARON SISKIND: ANOTHER PHOTOGRAPHIC REALITY
Written by Gilles Mora. Illustrated by Aaron Siskind.
Stock no. 1824252
Published by Hazan. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A monograph to accompany the exhibition of the same name running from November 2014 to February 2015. Large format. Black cloth boards, blind title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780300210903. A fine copy. Dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel.

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SOUL OF A NATION: ART IN THE AGE OF BLACK POWER
Written by Mark Godfrey; Zoe Whitley.
Stock no. 1824249
Published by Tate Publishing. 1st 2017. Slightly better than very good condition.

A significant and transformative contribution to art history and American history. This volume documents the powerful role black artists had in shaping contemporary art and our society at a pivotal moment in history. Published to compliment the exhibition at Tate Modern 2017 of the same name. Cardwraps. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781849764636. Light scuffing to covers, contents fine.

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JOHN PIPER THE COMPLETE GRAPHIC WORKS: A CATALOGUE RAISONNE 1923 - 1983
Written by Orde Levinson. Illustrated by John Piper.
Stock no. 1824205
Published by Faber & Faber Limited. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Compiled and edited by Orde. A complete catalogue of John Piper's etchings, aquatints, wood engravings, lithographs and screenprints with detailed information about each entry. Large format. White cloth boards, black titles. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0571149901. Boards clean. Date in pencil (will not erase) to top of front endpaper. Pastedowns are bubbled (binding fault). Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned across top edge to verso. Mild musty odour present.

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IN SEARCH OF GREECE: CATALOGUE OF AN EXHIBIT OF DRAWINGS AT THE BRITISH MUSEUM BY EDWARD DODWELL AND SIMONE POMARDI FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE PACKARD HUMANITIES INSTITUTE
Written by John McKesson Camp Ii. Illustrated by Edward Dodwell; Simone Pomardi.
Stock no. 1824089
Published by The Packard Humanities Institute. 1st 2013. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A catalogue for the first public display of part of the Packard Humanities Institute's collection of more than 850 drawings done by Edward Dodwell and Simone Pomardi during their visit to Greece in 1805-6. Accompanied by introductory essays designed to set the collection in its historical, cultural, and artistic context. Large oblong format. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781938325304. A lovely item. Very scarce at the time of cataloguing.

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OTTO FRELLO - AN INCORRIGIBLE PAINTER
Written by Ole Faber. Illustrated by Otto Frello.
Stock no. 1824077
Published by Museet For Varde By Og Omegn. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition.

An exhibition in 2009 featuring the broadest possible spectrum of the many different genres Frello has covered and the many ingenious items that Frello has brought into existence in the course of a long and exceptionally creative life. Oblong format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 8789834690. A lovely copy.

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VIKING ARTEFACTS: A SELECT CATALOGUE
Written by James Graham-Campbell.
Stock no. 1824021
Published by British Museum Publications. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A catalogue of the objects featuring in the major exhibition on Vikings mounted by the British Museum in the spring and Summer of 1980. Large format. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Bw photos. 312 pages including text and photos. ISBN: 0714113549. Text block lightly browned, contents clean. Blue dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few marks. A scarce item at the time of cataloguing.

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TURNER AND GEORGE THE FOURTH IN EDINBURGH 1822
Written by Gerald Finley. Illustrated by J.M.W. Turner.
Stock no. 1823875
Published by Tate Gallery; Edinburgh University Press. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Written to complement the exhibition 'Turner and George IV in Edinburgh 1822'. Examines JMW Turner's proposal for a grand series of paintings of the Royal visit to Scotland. Oblong format. Beige cloth boards, gilt title to spine on brown title block. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0852244320. Text block has minor foxing. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned across top front panel edge.

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TILMAN RIEMENSCHNEIDER MASTER SCULPTOR OF THE LATE MIDDLE AGES
Written by Julien Chapuis; Michael Baxandall; et al.
Stock no. 2139075
Published by The National Gallery Of Art, Washington; The Metropolitan Museum of Art; Yale University Press. Circa 1999. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black cloth with silver title to spine. For the exhibition held at the National Gallery of Art, Washington 3rd October 1999-9th January 2000 and The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 7th February - 14th May 2000. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0300081626. Bumping to a couple of corners. A few marks to endpapers and browning to outer page edges. Pencil annotations in margins to some pages. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small tears and chips.

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ORIGINS OF EUROPEAN PRINTMAKING: FIFTEENTH-CENTURY WOODCUTS AND THEIR PUBLIC
Written by Peter Parshall; Rainer Schoch; David S. Areford; Richard S. Field; Peter Schmidt.
Stock no. 2139072
Published by The National Gallery Of Art, Washington; Yale University Press. 1st USA 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Dark orange cloth with black title to spine. For the exhibition held in Washington September 4th - November 27th 2005 and in Nuremberg December 14th 2005 - March 19th 2006. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0300113390. Some light browning to outer page edges.

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