Category: Africana - Art

Sort

Showing 81-100 of 243

Image for The Brenthurst Baines : A selection of the works of Thomas Baines in the Oppenheimer Collection Johannesburg

The Brenthurst Baines : A selection of the works of Thomas Baines in the Oppenheimer Collection Johannesburg

By: Diemont, Marius and Joy

Price: $285.00

Publisher: The Brenthurst Press, Johannesburg: 1975

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 81ma

ISBN: 0909079013

Condition: Good


184 pages (complete). From the library of Edna and Frank Bradlow. Unnumbered copy of a limited edition of 850 copies. Signed by Marius Diemont on the half-title page. A passive copy. At some stage the book has been subjected to same damp storage conditions. The consequences are damp stains to the bottom edges of the boards, waving of the contents. Included: two publisher blads, a photocopy of a journal review of the book, an exhibition pamphlet, press cutting and tear sheet about the book. The dustjacket has a clear plastic protective cover. The dj is charming, elegant. The boards of... View more info

Image for Leng Dixon's Malay and Cape Sketches

Leng Dixon's Malay and Cape Sketches

By: Dixon, Leng

Price: $43.70

Publisher: Maskew Miller Limited, Cape Town: 1952

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: byuk

Condition: Good


Complete. Hand-numbered by Dixon, 186 of a limited edition of 250 copies. Leng Dixon signed the certification page. An amiable copy. The dustjacket is much worn and torn, scuffed and marked. It is heroically secure. The boards are sound and smart. Within, the contents are most satisfying. They are clean, clear, convivial, colourful, lively, generous to a fault. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Malay and Cape Sketches

Malay and Cape Sketches

By: Dixon, Leng

Price: $24.70

Publisher: Maskew Miller Limited: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2ks

Condition: Very Good


The dust jacket is shelf rubbed and edge worn. It will still look good in cellophane though. The boards are in a very good condition. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with approximately 40 unnumbered pages. [B.K.]. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Water, the [Delicate] Thread of Life

Water, the [Delicate] Thread of Life

By: Dixon, Marion (Curator)

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Standard Bank of South Africa: 2011

Seller ID: 98jg

ISBN: 0620503769

Condition: Good


163 pages (complete). A benign copy of this catalogue published in conjunction with the exhibition of the same name at the Standard Bank Gallery, Johannesburg, 28 July to1 October 2011. The covers are decent, healthy with some light wear about the corners and edges. The contents are mild. The early pages have small open tears to the bottom corners. Otherwise, the contents are smart, clean, clear, generous, keen. Please note that due to the weight of the catalogue, should it need be posted outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped u... View more info

Image for Maud Sumner

Maud Sumner

By: Eglington, Charles

Price: $261.25

Publisher: Purnell and Sons SA (Pty) Ltd., Cape Town and Johannesburg: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bunr

Condition: Very Good


48 pages (complete). A calming copy. The dustjacket has wear to all edges from shelving and use. The faces have some mild scuffing and marks. However, the dj is bright. The caramel boards are very smart and tidy. Within, the coloured plates have watermarked onion sheet protectors (neat and smart). The plates are fresh, vivid and vivacious. The contents are tidy, benevolent, genial, clean, clear, assuredly bountiful. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Maude Sumner

Maude Sumner

By: Eglington, Charles

Price: $247.00

Publisher: Purnell and Sons SA (Pty) Ltd., Cape Town and Johannesburg: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30je

Condition: Near Fine


48 pages (complete). A most comfortable copy. The dustjacket is much worn all seams and edges. The faces are scuffed and rubbed. They are benign, secure and sure. The boards are very healthy and neat. They are tranquil, elegant. The contents are pleasing. The colour plates are thrillingly vivid and vivacious, colourful and bold. The pages are clean, clear, convivial, certain wonderfully companionable. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Wim Botha - Speculum

Wim Botha - Speculum

By: Eksteen, Frederik (essay)

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Michael Stevenson Contemporary, Cape Town: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 51ic

Condition: Very Good


Complete. Exhibition catalogue. A decent copy. The matte covers have some light handling marks and rubbing. There is also very light creasing from use. The covers are healthy and sure. The contents are bright, visceral, clean, clear, generous. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for The Owl House

The Owl House

By: Emslie, Anne

Price: $57.00

Publisher: The Penguin Group (SA) (Pty) Ltd: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bvlf

ISBN: 0670833681

Condition: Very Good


104 pages (complete). A wonderfully generous and smart copy. The dustjacket is neat and healthy. The spine has light shelving sunning. It has very mild shelving wear to the edges and corners. The boards are attractive. The edges have light shelving fading. Included: a press cutting about the publication of this book. The contents are most satisfying. The full range, creativity and devotion of the art of the Owl House is vividly and vivaciously seen in these pages. The pages are clean, clear, confident, generous, gentle. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier deliv... View more info

Image for A Journey Through the Owl House

A Journey Through the Owl House

By: Emslie, Anne

Price: $66.50

Publisher: The Penguin Group (SA) (Pty) Ltd: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 91ji

ISBN: 0140255567

Condition: Very Good


148 pages (complete). A placid copy. The covers have some scuffing, some wear about the corners and edges from handling. The covers are otherwise pleasingly comfortable. The contents have evidence of contented use throughout with some corner curling. Otherwise, they are clean, clear, generous, expressive, agreeable. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for The Owl House

The Owl House

By: Emslie, Anne

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Viking: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bldi

ISBN: 0670833681

Condition: Good


104 pages (complete). A sure, placid copy. The dustjacket is evocative of this extraordinary place of art. It is secure, shiny and sure. The boards are tidy with some shelving wear to the edges. Within, the early and later pages have storage marks. Nonetheless, the pages are comfortable, clean, clear, bright, expressive. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Edoardo Villa: Sculpture

Edoardo Villa: Sculpture

By: Engel, Professor E P ; Werth, A J ; Meneghelli, Vittorino ; Berman, Esme ; Watter, Lola ; Skawran, Karin Maria ; Maltitz, Amalie von

Price: $64.60

Publisher: United Book Distributors: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19jh

ISBN: 0868500216

Condition: Very Good


205 pages (complete). A sound copy. The boards have scuffing, wear about the edges and corners, handling marks. They are steady, firm, sure. The frontispage has been removed. The contents are most satisfying. They are neat, tight, very clean and clear, energetic and engaging, assured and amiable. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for The Pilgrims' Way in South Africa

The Pilgrims' Way in South Africa

By: Fairbridge, Dorothea

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1928

Seller ID: 80jz

Condition: Very Good


The boards are in a very good condition, except for some minor marks. There is a mark on the front end page. Internally clean, except for occasional age related marks. The pages are deckle edged. The only remains of a dust jacket is the front - that has been cut out and slot into the front. Tightly bound and complete with 195 pages. Please note: Unless posted within South-Africa we will need to ask for extra postage as this is a heavy book. [B.K.]. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for George Milwa Mnyaluza Pemba (1912-2001) : Painter of the People (Portable exhibition)

George Milwa Mnyaluza Pemba (1912-2001) : Painter of the People (Portable exhibition)

By: Feinberg, Barry

Price: $36.10

Publisher: Department of Arts and Culture, Pretoria:

Seller ID: cewi

Condition: Fine


12 card panels (complete) in card envelope. A portable exhibition celebrating the life of South African artist Pemba. The card envelope has wear, creasing. It is functional and sure. The panels are very clean, clear, strong, fresh - as if new! fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Sandra McGregor: 'Onse Artist' in District Six

By: Fleischer, Dolores

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Publishing Print Matters (Pty) Ltd., Noordhoek, South Africa: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 63hs

ISBN: 0981441726

Condition: Near Fine


215 pages (complete). Signed by Dolores Fleischer on the title page. A pleasing copy. The matte covers have light shelving wear to the edges. Very light scuffing and rubbing. They are healthy and comfortable. The contents are most pleasing. They are tight, bright, fresh, vibrant, vivid, clean, clear, bountiful, exciting. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, extra postage charges may be required. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Un Train En Afrique | African Train

Un Train En Afrique | African Train

By: Fontaine, Hugues

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Shama Books: 2012

Seller ID: osfh

ISBN: 9994486713

Condition: Fine


French|English text.The boards show the slightest signs of rubbing, but this is unnoticeable, and they are strong, vibrant and square. Internally, there are no markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are pristine, bright, clean and crisp. Tightly bound and handsome. JK. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Christopher Webb Smith

Christopher Webb Smith

By: Gordon-Brown, A

Price: $42.75

Publisher: Howard Timmins: 1965

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: cbqq

Condition: Very Good


The dust jacket is slightly shelf rubbed and edge worn. It will still look good in cellophane though. The boards are in an excellent condition. There is an author's inscription on the title page. Internally clean and tightly bound. This tall book is complete with 82 pages. [B.K.]. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for François Krige : Drawings - Tekeninge

François Krige : Drawings - Tekeninge

By: Gravett, Willem (introduction)

Price: $85.50

Publisher: Tafelberg: 1971

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: bwma

ISBN: 062400015X

Condition: Near Fine


Complete. Signed by François Krige on the first free page. Unnumbered copy of a limited edition of 700 copies. Introduction in English and Afrikaans. A most pleasing copy. The boards have a clear plastic protective cover (a little worn). The boards have shelving marks about the edges. Otherwise, the boards are kindly and benign. Within, the contents are near immaculate. They have a joie de vivre, a freshness, simplicity and contentment that is most satisfactory. The pages are clean, clear and certain. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Bill Davis, Sculptor: His Life & Work

Bill Davis, Sculptor: His Life & Work

By: Gregorowski, Christopher ; Davis-Mesman, Ellen

Price: $95.00

Publisher: W.J Davis: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: cbfs

ISBN: 0620451335

Condition: As New


208 pages (complete). Signed by both Bill Davis and Christopher Gregorowski on the first free page. A most satisfying copy. The matte dustjacket is mild-mannered, placid, neat. It has very light shelving wear to the edges and some mild scuffing. The boards are elegant. The contents are in near immaculate condition. They are fresh, visceral, vibrant, energetic, clean, clear, very generous, exceptionally agreeable. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for Tony Grogan's South African Sketchbook

Tony Grogan's South African Sketchbook

By: Grogan, Tony

Price: $52.25

Publisher: Don Nelson, Cape Town: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 86km

ISBN: 0909238936

Condition: Very Good


Complete. Signed by Tony Grogan on the first free page (dated: 1984). A most comfortable copy. A healthy dustjacket. There is very light sunning about the edges, some light scuffing. It is otherwise attractive and appealing. The boards are placid and pleasing. The contents are gratifyingly serene. The papertrims are a little sunned from shelving. The pages are clean, clear, contented, companionable. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

Image for African Masks: The Barbier-Mueller Collection, Geneva

African Masks: The Barbier-Mueller Collection, Geneva

By: Hahner-Herzog, Iris; Kecskési, Maria ; Vajda, László

Price: $52.25

Publisher: Prestel, Munich and New York: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12ie

ISBN: 3791318063

Condition: Near Fine


287 pages (complete). An extravagantly beautiful book. The illustrated matte dustjacket is healthy and neat. It has some very shallow scuffing. The edges have very, very light shelving wear. The boards are elegant, dignified, handsome. The back cover has a very small area of wear to the bottom spine corner. The contents are near immaculate. They are vivid, vibrant, visceral, clean, clear, certain, generous, very, very occasionally marked at the edges from handling, grand. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, extra posta... View more info