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Art / Architecture

Williams Ian - A Moment in Time on Skye

Hardback. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in silver in a very good slip-case. Inscribed (probably by author) "To Sheila Best Wishes Ian". 60 pages. A book of watercolour sketches done on Skye of mainly animals and birds.
Published : Ian Williams Publishing, Waternish Isle of Skye 2008, First Edition

Willis Rev. R. - The Architectural History of Glastonbury Abbey

Hardback. Slim 8vo. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt on upper board. Bookplate. Gift inscription from author. Ownership inscriptions. Not foxed. Pp.vii,[i],91 + 8pp publisher's adverts. Frontispiece + 6 other plates.
Published : Deighton Bell & Co, Cambridge 1866, First Edition

Wilson Arnold - A Dictionary of British Marine Painters

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in a near good dustwrapper which is chipped at the top of the spine and with a small chip on the back panel. 90pp text + 48 black and white plates.
Published : F. Lewis, Leigh-On-Sea 1967, First Edition

Winthrop Grenville Lindall - A Catalogue of the Collection of Prints from the Liber Studiorum of Joseph Mallord William Turner Formed By the Late Francis Bullard of Boston Massachusetts and Bequeathed By Him to the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston

4to. A good to very good copy. Some marking to the upper board. Top edge gilt. Ex-reference library with number on spine, one label and a couple of stamps but otherwise clean and fresh internally. 204pp. 91 plates. One of only 300 copies.
Published : Privately Printed, Boston 1916, First Edition

Wishart Anne (editor) - The Society of Scottish Artists: The First 100 Years

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in publisher's dark blue cloth with title in gilt on spine. No inscriptions. Colour and black and white plates throughout. 96 pages. Very good illustrated dustwrapper which is not price-clipped.
Published : The Society of Scottish Artists, Edinburgh 1991, First Edition

Wivel Mikael - Carl-Henning Pedersen

4to. A near fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 334 pages. Numerous illustrations with many in colour. A study of the work of the Danish 20th century artist published to mark his 90th birthday. [Please note this is a heavy book which will require extra postage].
Published : Aschehoug 2004, First Edition

Wood Margaret - The English Mediaeval House

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription.,448. Numerous illustrations and text figures. Described as "the first major book on mediaeval domestic architecture for over a hundred years".
Published : Ferndale Editions, London 1981,

Wright, Christopher - Poussin Paintings: A Catalogue Raisonne

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped. A clean copy without ownership inscription, foxing or other internal marking. 304 pages. 217 illustrations, mostly in colour. Described as "a major contribution to art historical studies while at the same time opening up the magnificent achievements of this great painter to a wider audience."
Published : Harlequin Books, London 1985,

Young Andrew McLaren - Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868-1928): Architecture, Design and Painting

Softback. Very good. Some foxing to front fixed end-paper.This is the catalogue for an exhibition of Mackintosh's work held during the Edinburgh Festival of 1968. 32 pages of plates containing 350 illus.
Published : Scottish Arts Council, Edinburgh 1968,