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S.R. BADMIN AND THE ENGLISH LANDSCAPE
Written by Chris Beetles. Illustrated by S.R. Badmin.
Stock no. 1817774
Published by Collins. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Brown cloth. A compilation of the beautiful paintings of S. R. Badmin with accompanying biographical details. ISBN: 0004120205. SIGNED by S.R. Badmin and Chris Beetles (no dedication) to half-title page. Minor foxing to text block. Very light page crinkling. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.
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MASTERPIECES OF CHINESE PAINTING 700-1900
Written by Zhang Hongxing.
Stock no. 1817725
Published by V&A Publications. 2013. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

This spectacular book was produced to accompany a major Victoria and Albert Museum exhibition that brings together some of the world's masterpieces on silk and paper. Large format. Buff paper boards, black title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. 358 pages including index. ISBN: 9781851777563. Second printing.
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GEORGE SHAW: MY BACK TO NATURE
No author listed. Illustrated by George Shaw.
Stock no. 1817724
Published by National Gallery Company Limited. 1st 2016. Fine condition.

George Shaw is known for his minutely detailed and luminously atmospheric depictions of the urban landscape and woodlands of central England. Published to accompany the exhibition at The National Gallery London 11 May - 30 October 2016. Green cloth spine with white title, pictorial cloth sides with title to front. Glossy photographic endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781857096033.
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HASSELBLAD
Written by Evald Karlsten.
Stock no. 1817723
Published by Gullers International Ab. 1st 1981. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The fascinating story of the man whose creative genius and determination earned him an honored place in the history of photography. Includes the complete and exciting history of the Hasselblad camera. Large format. White cloth boards, blue titles. Colour & b/w photos. 120 pages. ISBN: 9185228613.
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ANN CHRISTOPHER: TO KNOW WITHOUT REMEMBERING
Written by Mary Rose Beaumont. Illustrated by Ann Christopher.
Stock no. 1817722
Published by Pangolin London. 1st 2013. Fine condition.

Exhibition catalogue of sculptures by Ann Christopher. Introduction essay by Mary Rose Beaumont. White cardwraps. 48 pages. ISBN: 9780992658212.
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HOWARD HODGKIN
Written by Andrew Graham-Dixon. Illustrated by Howard Hodgkin.
Stock no. 1817721
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 1994. Fine condition.

The works of Sir Gordon Howard Eliott Hodgkin, painter and printmaker. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0500277699.
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BRONZE SCULPTURE CASTING & PATINATION MUD FIRE METAL
Written by Steve Hurst.
Stock no. 1817720
Published by Schiffer Publishing Ltd.. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Describing in detail the two techniques used to form sculpture castings in metal: the lost was (cire perdu) method, and the modern variant of sand casting, with an exceptional collection of 646 colour photos and 78 line drawings of the process involved in forming metal sculpture, as well as contemporary and historic examples. Large format. Black boards, grey titles. 335 pages including index. ISBN: 0764321641. Dustwrapper lightly scuffed.
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LAST SHIP HOME
Written by Rodney Matthews; Nigel Suckling. Illustrated by Rodney Matthews.
Stock no. 1817693
Published by Paper Tiger. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

A second volume of Rodney Matthews' art work. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 1850280959. Text block lightly browned.
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P J CROOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Pamela J. Crook.
Stock no. 1817691
Published by Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museums. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition.

Published in connection with the exhibition PJ Crook: A Retrospective 1980-1995. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. 60 pages. Text in French and English. ISBN: 0905157222. Text block a little grubby.
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THE STUMPWORK, GOLDWORK AND SURFACE EMBROIDERY BEETLE COLLECTION
Written by Jane Nicholas.
Stock no. 1817690
Published by Sally Milner Publishing. 2004. Nearly fine condition.

Milner Craft Series. The author shares her methods of using beautiful threads and fabrics - and beetle wings - to create beautiful designs and projects in many forms of embroidery. Lavishly illustrated in colour and with detailed step-by-step instructions accompanied by numerous self-explanatory diagrams. Of interest to anyone interested in dimensional and textured embroidery. Large format. Matt pictorial boards. 424 pages including index. ISBN: 1863513183. Reprint in the same year as first published.
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CHRISTINA ROSSETTI: POETRY IN ART
Written by Susan Owens; Nicholas Tromans.
Stock no. 1817689
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 2018. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

One of the greatest of English Victorian poets. This engaging book explores the full artistic context of Rossetti's life and poetry; her own complex attitude to pictures, the many portraits of her by artists including her brother, John Brett and Lewis Carroll, her own intriguing and virtually unknown drawings, and the wealth of visual images inspired by her words. Navy blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 9780300234862.
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ISAMU NOGUCHI (MODERN MASTERS)
Written by Alan Altshuler. Illustrated by Isamu Noguchi.
Stock no. 1817687
Published by Abbeville Press. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition.

Isamu Noguchi's career spanned more than sixty years, during which he often worked simultaneously on many different endeavors: carving sculpture of wood and stone, creating stage sets for dancer Martha Graham and others, designing lamps and other furniture, and producing sculptural environments in cities around the world. This is his story. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w & colour photos. ISBN: 1558597557.
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