You are viewing stock in the "MODERN ART" category. We currently have 18 books in this category in stock.
18 records found. If you are looking for a specific book which we do not have in stock, then please get in touch and we'll let you know just as soon as it comes in.
THE LIVES OF LUCIAN FREUD: YOUTH 1922-68
Written by William Feaver. Illustrated by Lucian Freud.
Stock no. 1819789
Published by Bloomsbury Publishing Plc. Circa 2019. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
The life and loves of Lucian Freud (1922-2011), one of the great painters of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Black boards, orange title to spine, orange ribbon page marker. B/w and colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781408850930. Second printing.
An intimate portrait of the life and work of one of Britain's greatest living painters and one of modern and contemporary art's clearest thinkers. Yellow boards, black title to spine, blind publisher's logo to front, yellow ribbon page marker. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780500239254. SIGNED by the author and artist to title page (no dedication).
Visual & Media Histories series. Examining interaction of space, tradition, and history to analyse artistic production in Pakistan from the 1950s to recent times. Tracing the evolution of modernism in Pakistan and framing it in a global context in the aftermath of Partition. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781138821095. Base of spine and lower corners bumped. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased and slightly scuffed to rear panel.
THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF MODERN ART (CYANAMID WRAPPER)
Written by William Gaunt.
Stock no. 2130419
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Observer's book no. 34. With 16 plates in full colour and 52 monochrome reproductions from the originals. Laminate boards. In rare advertising wrapper. From Impressionism to the present day. Light bumping to top and tail of spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.
PAUL NASH THE ELEMENTS
Written by David Fraser Jenkins; David Boyd Haycock; Simon Grant. Illustrated by Paul Nash.
Stock no. 2129598
Published by Dulwich Picture Gallery; Scala Publishers. 1st 2010. Slightly better than very good condition.
Large format. Card wraps. Published on the occasion of the exhibition of the same name 10th February to 9th May 2010 at Dulwich Picture Gallery, London. Colour illustrations. Includes essays by Jenkins, Haycock and Grant. ISBN: 9781857596199. Small chips to top and tail of spine. A few grubby marks to rear cover.
Red cloth spine, with gilt title. Brown boards. B/w photos. American edition. ISBN: 0375403787. Light vertical crease to front endpaper. A few light knocks to wrapper edges.
Large format. Cream cloth with dark red titles to spine and front cover. Bumping along a couple of cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is lightly browned with a few small marks.
Written by Alexandra Harris. Illustrated by Edward Bawden; E. Mcknight Kauffer; et al..
Stock no. 2127856
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st USA 2010. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
English Writers, Artists and the Imagination from Virginia Woolf to John Piper. Maroon cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780500251713. A few grubby marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased.
SITTING ON THE EDGE: MODERNIST DESIGN FROM THE COLLECTION OF MICHAEL & GABRIELLE BOYD
Written by Paola Antonelli; Aaron Betsky; Michael Boyd; Philippe Garner.
Stock no. 1814474
Published by San Francisco Museum Of Modern Art. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Published on the occasion of the exhibition which ran from November 20 1998 to February 23 1999. Showcasing one of the most significant and comprehensive collections of modernist furniture in private hands, this lavish publication features more than 150 chairs, tables, and other furnishings and objects, many of which have become modernist icons. Large format. Black cloth boards, silver title to spine. Colour illustrations. Essays printed on yellow paper with black/yellow illustrations. ISBN: 0847821676. Pictorial dustwrapper a little scuffed.
Large format. Stiff card covers, white cloth spine. Published to accompany Damien Hirst's 2007 exhibition at White Cube in London. ISBN: 9781904212218. Still in original shrink wrap that is a bit torn in places - unopened!
Written by Andre Pieyre De Mandiargues. Illustrated by Marc Chagall.
Stock no. 2117335
Published by Maeght Editeur. 1st 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Large square format. Text in French. Colour & b/w illustrations. With original colour lithographs bound into the front of book. Yellow cloth. Original lithograph in excellent condition. A few light foxspots to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and browned, with a couple of small nicks.
Large format. Card wraps. Dual language book; text in Italian and English. 37 illustrations, including 12 in colour. ISBN: 8881583534. Still in original shrink wrap.