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Book Id: 16sap01358

Price: $18.40

Title: African Art : The Clark & Frances Stillman Collection of Congo Sculpture 1962 with Map and Photos, KONGO, Bembe, Loango

Author: M C Ruepell, as Director for The Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, 1969, KONGO, Bembe, Loango Region, Teke, Boma, Yaka, Suku, etc.

Publisher: Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Dallas, TX, 1969. Soft cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. 84 pp, extensively illustrated, with a lengthy introduction,of 2500 copies only.

Condition:Stiff card 8vo with wrap covers, quality paper, no inscriptions, STRAIGHT, TIGHT & CLEAN, with light rubbing to cover in GOOD plus CONDITION. 86 pages, CONGO, KONGO, Bembe, Loango Region, Teke, Boma, Yaka, Suku,

Description: Catalogue prepared to announce the acquisition by the Dallas Museum of Fine Arts of a substantial portion of the Clark and Frances Stillman Collection of Congo Sculpture. With 139 exhibits and 134 Large photos.KONGO, Bembe, Loango Region, Teke, Boma, &tc.

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Book Id: 16sap01217

Price: $18.60

Title: CHINESE PAINTINGS of the MING & QING Dynasties 14th-20th Centuries A Cultural Exchange between China & Australia 1981

Author: Catalog written by Mr Edmund Capon and Mae Anna Pang. Organised by the International Cultural Corporation of Australia Limited.Sponsored by BHP

Publisher: ICC of Australia, 1981, first edition, hardcover quarto without dj as issued, 208pp., 6 chapters, colour plates, Map, Chronological table, Index of Artists, Bibliog

Condition:Crisp white card-bound hardcover boards with title to spine, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in VERY GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions. 208 Pages with colour plates

Description: Inroductory comments by Malcolm Fraser, PM Australia; Huang Zhen Minister of Culture PRC; J Leslie, Chairman ICCA and Sir James McNeill, Chairman BHP. Detailed Text covering every plate in colour. Figures of 98 Colour Paintings as full-colour plates.

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Book Id: 16sap01190

Price: $16.80

Title: ART TEMPERA PAINTING by ZOLTAN SEPESHY - ILLUSTRATED Techniques - FIRST EDITION

Author: ZOLTAN SEPESHY - Foreword by Albert Christ-Janer

Publisher: American Studio Books, New York & London, Copyright 1946, First edition, hardcover 8vo without dj, 79 pages, B/W ARTWORKS & ILLUSTRATIONS.

Condition:Red cloth-bound hardcover with gilt title to spine, slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, without dustjacket

Description: From the Foreword: 'This book contains a discussion of that part of art which can be taught. Zoltan Sepeshy is a good teacher & has designed these discussions to help you learn to paint with skill and permanence.' An excellent book the art of Tempera

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Book Id: 16sap01181

Price: $13.40

Title: ART & Australia Quarterly Journal Vol 30 No 1 Spring 1992 SPECIAL EROTICISM ISSUE with COLOUR PLATES SEXUALITY in Aust

Author: Janet Gough at the Fine Art Press,IMAGES of SEXUALITY in Australian Art -Vicki Myers, Jack Manton, Mike Brown's "Mary Lou", Dale Frank, Brett Whitely

Publisher: Janet Gough at the Fine Art Press, Sydney, Australia, 1992, FIRSTEDITION, softcover small quarto without dj,148 pp., 18 chapters, colour & b/w photos, line drawings.

Condition:Crisp card-bound hardcover boards with bright title to spine & cover, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in VERY GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions and with minor rubbing

Description: Images of sexuality in Australian Art: The Art of Seduction Viki Meyers Queensland Arts Policy The Adelaide Festival. Jack Manton Garry Anderson The Art Market Private Galleries Eroticism and Sexual Imagery in Australian Art Brett Whitely

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Book Id: 16sap01170

Price: $Not for Sale

Title: ART of PRO HART by EUGENE LUMBERS 1981 large softcover Artist of Broken Hill N.S.W. COLOUR ARTWORK PLATES

Author: EUGENE LUMBERS - writing on Australian Art History Outback Artist & painter PRO HART

Publisher: Rigby, Adelaide, 1981, First Reprint, 1st pub. 1977, softcover 4to, 143pp., COLOUR ARTWORKS throughout, 8 Chapters & Appendix.

Condition:Illustrated softcover with title to spine & frcvr, slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION

Description: The biography of Pro Hart explains the man and gives a revealing glimpse into the mind of genius at work. In conjunction with the reproductions of Pro Hart's paintings it forms a valuable segment of art history.

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Book Id: 16sap01168

Price: $46.20

Title: ART & ARTISTS Figure Drawing by RICHARD G HATTON 1949 ORIGINAL B/W ARTWORK ILLUSTRATIONS An instruction classic GOOD

Author: RICHARD G. HATTON -With numerous line Illustrations- A RARE COPY on AUSTRALIAN BOOKSHELVES and a CLASSIC REFERENCE for ARTISTS

Publisher: Chapman & Hall, London, 1949, Latest impression, 1st pub. 1904, hardcover 8vo with dj, 350pp., B/W SKETCHES & ILLUSTRATIONS throughout, 7 Parts, 86 Chapters & INDEX

Condition:slight foxing and age-toning to freprs & slight foxing to outside page edges, in a clipped POOR DUSTJACKET with slight foxing to inside and outside, fading to spine, large piece missing from frcvr and other small pieces missing, several tears & rubbing.

Description: Method and Proportion - The Head and Neck - The Trunk - The Upper Limb - The Lower Limb - Drapery. This important OLD CLASSIC book gives detailed instructions on drawing the various parts of the body, of drawing nudes and various techniques.

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Book Id: 16sap01153

Price: $15.10

Title: GLASS = Pleasures and Treasures by SAVAGE 1969 ILLUSTRATED history & development of OLD GLASS

Author: George Savage - History of Glass-making, OLD GLASS, ART GLASS

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, London, July 1969, Second impression, First pub. 1965, hardcover square 8vo without dj, 128pp., B/W & COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHS & ILLUSTRATIONS

Condition:Green cloth-bound hardcover with title & colour illustration to frcvr, rubbing to spine, corners & edges, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, without dustjacket.

Description: From ancient glass, origins and early forms to English, Irish and American Glass and the Art of Glass. Full of line drawings, PHOTOS, brilliant colour plates, analysis in depth of the history & development of glass making

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Book Id: 16sap01152

Price: $9.80

Title: GLASS TABLE-WARE...The VICTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM 1971 Booklet on GLASS TABLE WARE 28 illustrations

Author: VICTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM (WRH)

Publisher: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1971, Fifth impression, First pub. 1947, Small Picture Book No.1, softcover small 8vo, 128pp., B/W PHOTOGRAPHS throughout

Condition:Illustrated softcover with title & illustration to frcvr, rubbing to spine & corners, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, previous owner's name to frepr.

Description: Glass Table-ware at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London - these specimens were chosen as examples of beauty and interest of form in useful wares, rather than in purely decorative work. PLEASE CONTACT US FOR A SPECIAL POSTAGE RATE ON THIS LIGHT ITEM

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