Penguin Books, 1967, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Various
1.865 kg.; XXVI, 444 pages, last page blank, list of plates, foreword by author, note, notes, bibliography and index. Colour illustrated frontispiece, being a reproduction of Pablo Picasso's "Seated Woman" painted in 1923. The with 300 black-and-white photographic reproductions of artists' work from 1883 to 1940. Red coloured cloth covered boards with gilt illustration (publisher's logo) to the front panel. Black insert to the backstrip and within that black insert and to either end of the insert gilt titles. Dust marks to the top and bottom edges and light browning to the text of edges. Age toning of the internal text. Colour illustrated dustwrapper, being a reproduction of Edvard Munch's "The Scream", painted in 1893 with black-and-white titles to the front panel and white titles to the backstrip. The back dustwrapper panel has the same illustration as for the frontispiece. Rubbing and chipping to the dustwrapper corners and backstrip edges. Rubbing to the dustwrapper panels and to the spine edges. There is a three cornered tear to the rear spine edge, 2.5 " down from the top edge. Clipping of the dustwrapper, front fold over, lower right-hand corner. Browning to the verso of the dustwrapper and to the top edge of the rear fold over panel. A survey of art and sculpture in Europe from 1880 to 1940. Part of The Pelican History of Art series. . Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Inventory No: 0109419.