Art / Artists / Architecture from Goldring Books

New Arrivals

image of House Histories  -  The Secrets Behind Your Front Door

House Histories - The Secrets Behind Your Front Door

by Backe-Hansen, Melanie

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
2011
Condition
As New
Edition
First
ISBN
9780752457536
Item Price
$28.01

Show Details

Description:
Stroud, Gloucestershie: The History Press, 2011. An As New copy in an As New dustjacket which is not price clipped. A large format volume of 240 pages. Colour illustrated throughout. In this book Britain's leading house historian uncovers the hidden stories and secrets of ordinary and extraordinary houses across the country. The wide range of houses, from workers'… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$28.01
image of The World of Architecture

The World of Architecture

by Holberton, Paul

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
Item Price
$14.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Chancellor Press, 1988. A near Fine unmarked copy (Fine apart from a very minor touch of wear to spine tail) with dustjacket which is not price clipped. A large format book of 210 pages. The book brings to life the inspiration behind the world's best-loved buildings and explains the history of the individual styles of architecture that they… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$14.00
image of The Art of Influence  -  Asian Propaganda

The Art of Influence - Asian Propaganda

by Ginsberg, Mary

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
2013
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780714124742
Item Price
$21.01

Show Details

Description:
London: British Museum, 2013. A Fine unmarked copy in card covers. a large format book of 192 pages. Profusely iilustrated. Drawing on the British Museum's wide-ranging collection, this book provides a fascinating contextual survey of political art across Asia, covering the period 1900 to 1976. The author explores themes such as propaganda in daily life; heroes and villains; dissent;… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$21.01
image of Gainsborough  -  A Portrait

Gainsborough - A Portrait

by Hamilton, James

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
2017
Condition
As New
Edition
First
ISBN
9781474600521
Item Price
$28.01

Show Details

Description:
London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 2017. An As New copy wirh As New dustjacket which is not price clipped. First Edition, First Printing. 420 pages. 60 plates and 14 illustrations. In this exhilarating new biography - the first in decades - James Hailton reveals Gainsborough in his many contexts: the easy-going Suffolk lad, transported to the heights of… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$28.01
image of The Bride and the Bachelors  -  Five Masters of the Avant-Garde - Duchamp, Tinguely, Cage, Rauschenberg, Cunningham

Show Details

Description:
New York: Viking Press, 1968. Light stain to the top margin of the first few pages not affecting the text. 306 pages. 23 illustrations. Expanded edition. Comprises introduction and essays on Marcel Duchamp; John Cage; Jean Tinguely; Robert Rauschenberg; Merce Cunningham. C3D. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$9.80
image of The Pavlovsk Palace Museum  -  Interior Decoration

The Pavlovsk Palace Museum - Interior Decoration

by Anonymous

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
1979
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$14.00

Show Details

Description:
Leningrad: Aurora, 1979. A Fine set of 16 coloured cards showing the palace's interiors. Fold-out card cover. The Pavlovsk Palace is an 18th-century Russian Imperial residence built by the order of Catherine the Great for her son, Grand Duke Paul, in Pavlovsk, within Saint Petersburg. After the Russian Revolution it was turned into a museum. In the Second… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$14.00
image of El Patio De Los Arriendos  -  Escultura En Arcilla

El Patio De Los Arriendos - Escultura En Arcilla

by Various

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
1968
Condition
Bueno
Item Price
$16.80

Show Details

Description:
Pekin: Ediciones En Lenguas Extranjeras, 1968. Desgaste a los bordes. Arrugando al borde inferior La lucha de clases en el campo de la vieja China está vivamente plasmada en la exposición de figuras en arcilla, de tamaño natural, exhibidas en el mismo patio donde cobraba sus rentas Liu, un terrateniente de Tayi, en la provincia de Sechuán, en China.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$16.80
image of The Quest for Comfort

The Quest for Comfort

by Roberts, Brian

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
1977
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
Item Price
$9.80

Show Details

Description:
London: Chartered Institute Of Building Services Engineers, 1977. A Fine unmarked copy. A celebration to mark the centenary of the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) 1897-1997 being a selective history of the early days of building services. A large format book of 122 pages Over 200 ilustrations in colour and black and white depict early advertisements, drawings, plans… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$9.80
image of The Impressionists and Their World

The Impressionists and Their World

by Taylor, Basil (introduced by)

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
Item Price
$14.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Phoenix House, 1957. Gold titles on beige cloth boards which are unmarked with no wear. Internally there is a mark to front and rear endpapers from old tape removal and foxing to closed edges else very clean and unmarked. Revised edition. A large format volume of 29 pages and 96 plates some in colour. Introduction by Basil Taylor with… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$14.00
image of The Hermitage: Museum Halls

The Hermitage: Museum Halls

by Anonymous

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
1979
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$14.00

Show Details

Description:
Leningrad: Aurora, 1979. A Fine set of 24 coloured cards showing the Hermitage Museum's halls. Double fold-out card cover. The group of buildings which house the largest art museum in Russia, the Hermitage, is rightly considered to be one of the most superb architectural ensembles in Saint Petersburg (formerly Leningrad) and is the second largest art museum in… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$14.00
image of The Passionate Sightseer  -  From the Diaries 1947-1956

The Passionate Sightseer - From the Diaries 1947-1956

by Berenson, Bernard

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$14.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Thames and Hudson, 1966. Gold title and motif on blue cloth boards which are very clean and unmarked with no wear. Internally there is usual age toning to page edges else very clean, tight and unmarked. A VG+ copy. Dustjacket is VG+ and not price clipped. 200 pages. 168 black and white and 3 colour illustrations. Second impression (first… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$14.00
image of The Flowering of the Renaissance

The Flowering of the Renaissance

by Cronin, Vincent

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
1969
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
Item Price
$11.20

Show Details

Description:
London: Collins, 1969. A near Fine unmarked copy in green cloth boards with near Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. 332 pages. 44 illustrations, 5 line drawings in the text, 2 maps. Pictorial endpapers. Top edge green. The Renaissance, whose rise and decline in 15th century Florence were so ably charted by the author in 'The Florentine… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$11.20
image of Art of the World - Japan  -  From the Jomon to the Tokugawa Period

Art of the World - Japan - From the Jomon to the Tokugawa Period

by Swann, Peter C.

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
1966
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
Item Price
$28.01

Show Details

Description:
London: Methuen, 1966. A near Fine unmarked copy in red cloth boards with near Fine slipcase. 238 pages. 60 colour plates tipped in, 63 figures and 1 map. Uniform with the Art of the World series. A comprehensive and beautifully illustrated work covering the art of the Pre-Buddhist Period (to the 6th century A.D.); The Asuka Period (538-645); The Nara… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$28.01
image of The Four Books of Architecture

The Four Books of Architecture

by Palladio, Andrea

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780486213088
Item Price
$21.01

Show Details

Description:
New York: Dover Publications, 1965. Very Good+ clean, tight and unmarked copy which has a name to front endpaper. Introduction by Adolf K. Placzek, Columbia University. This is an unabridged and unaltered republication of the work originally published by Isaac Ware in 1738 to which has been added a new introduction for this edition. Andrea Palladio (1508-1580) was one… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$21.01
image of The Charm of the English Village

The Charm of the English Village

by Ditchfield, P.H.

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780946495290
Item Price
$9.80

Show Details

Description:
London: Bracken, 1985. A near Fine unmarked copy (Fine apart from a light bump to lower spine) with near Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. In this equally picturesque and handsomely produced book, the author wanders through the land, looking at the cottages, gardens, churches, inns, shops, almshouses, schools, bridges, sundials, weathercocks - all the myriad details which add… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$9.80
image of Court Painting in England from Tudor to Victorian Times

Court Painting in England from Tudor to Victorian Times

by Gaunt, William

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780094618701
Item Price
$11.20

Show Details

Description:
London: Constable, 1980. A near Fine unmarked copy which has a quarter inch cut to the top margin of some early pages possibly by a manufacturing fault with VG+ dustjacket which is not price clipped. 226 pages. 150 black and white and 16 colour illustrations. Portaiture began as we know it in Tudor times and the book spans three… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$11.20
image of Old English Villages

Old English Villages

by Perry, Clay and Gore, Ann and Fleming, Laurence

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780297789413
Item Price
$11.20

Show Details

Description:
London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1986. A Fine unmarked copy with near Fine dustjacket which is not price clipped. A rectangular format volume of 160 pages. Lavishly illustrated with colour photographs. The village has always been the centre of English country life. Clustered round a church, a pond or a green; spread round a common or along the banks of a… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$11.20
image of The Chateaux De La Loire

The Chateaux De La Loire

by Soisson, Janine et Pierre

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
1981
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9782263010392
Item Price
$14.00

Show Details

Description:
Geneva: Minerva, 1981. A Fine unmarked copy in pictorial laminated boards. A large format volume of 95 pages illustrated throughout in colour. Translated by David MaCrae. Introduction by Andre Castelot. The chateaux of the Loire are unique in their architecture and the book shows their history, magnificent art and antiques, architectural features, gardens and surroundings. A LARGE HEAVY VOLUME… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$14.00
image of The Fundamentals of Drawing Portraits  -  A Practical and Inspirational Course

The Fundamentals of Drawing Portraits - A Practical and Inspirational Course

by Barber, Barrington

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
2008
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781841933191
Item Price
$8.40

Show Details

Description:
London: Arcturus, 2008. A Near Fine copy in card covers (Fine apart from writing on top edge). 206 pages. An essential book for everyone who wants to improve their drawing skills. Written by a teacher and established artist, it contains a wealth of know-how and practical advice, supported by over 300 original illustrations. The aim throughout is to help you… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$8.40
image of Restoration  -  The Rebuilding of Windsor Castle

Restoration - The Rebuilding of Windsor Castle

by Nicolson, Adam

Seller
Goldring Books
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780718141929
Item Price
$14.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Michael Joseph in Association with the Royal Collection, 1997. A near Fine copy (fine apart from a very small label removal to front endpaper) with VG dustjacket which is price clipped. 280 pages. Illustrated throughout with plan drawings and colour photographs. Windsor Castle is the oldest continuously occupied palace in the world. As bad luck would have it,… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$14.00