Rainbird, 1958, Hardcover (in Slipcase), Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First, Signed by Author and Illustrator
HENRY MOORE. Heads Figures and Ideas, London: George Rainbird, 1958. Folio measuring about 19x13 inches or 48x30cm, No. 110 of an edition of 150, unpaginated, blue printed boards half-bound in gray morocco by Zaehnsdorf, with a color lithograph (Cramer 41) tipped onto the reverse of the first title page, signed and dated in pencil by Moore, slipcased. The lithograph, Thirteen Standing Figures, was printed at Curwen Studio, London. Includes three pages of commentary by Geoffrey Grigson, the rest of the book given over to illustrations by Moore. Condition of this book: Covers show small blemishes, rubbing at spine ends, Slipcase chipped at edges. All else fine. Special Limited Edition, first issue in this format. Size: Large Folio (bigger than A3). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Art & Design; England; 1950s; Antiquarian & Rare. Signed by Author and Illustrator. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54822.