Phaidon, 1975, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Edition
232 pages, biographical outline, bibliographical note, listed collections, index of persons. Text illustrated with colour frontispiece, and 12 figures in the introductory section, followed by 173 plates in black-and-white, and in colour. The only failing of the book is that the top edge of the pages is lightly foxed.. the dust jacket is in very good order showing no signs of rubbing. This volume is the first general book on Gainsborough with fine quality illustrations and large details -- many specially taken -- and notes on the plates, which together with the informative perceptive and authoritative introductory text, survey the character and development of a superb artist, who continues to enjoy high renown in great popularity. Size: 4to 9�" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; ISBN: 0714816396. ISBN/EAN: 9780714816395. Inventory No: 0209548.