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Esso Presents Rubens and the Italian Renaissance, Australian National Gallery
1 Australian National Gallery Esso Presents Rubens and the Italian Renaissance
Canberra Australian National Gallery 1992 0642130507 / 9780642130501 2nd Impression Softcover 
Quarto [31 x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour plates. 199pages Catalogue of an exhibition of paintings and drawings by Rubens and other Italian artists of the 16th century, held at the Australian National Galley & National Gallery of Victoria, March - Ausgust, 1992. ID238608 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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2 Australian National Gallery Rubens and the Italian Renaissance
Canberra Australian National Gallery 1992 0642130507 / 9780642130501 2nd Impression Softcover 
Quarto [31 x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Minor crease to bottom corner of front wrapper and first leaf. 199pages Catalogue of an exhibition of paintings and drawings by Rubens and other Italian artists of the 16th century, held at the Australian National Galley & National Gallery of Victoria, March - Ausgust, 1992. ID115819 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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3 Bantock, Nick The Venetian's Wife. A strangely sensual tale of a renaissance explorer, a computer, and a metamorphosis
Sydney Hodder 1996 0733603785 / 9780733603785 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size. VERY GOOD+ in VERY GOOD+ Dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour illustrations by the author. 131 pages A richly illustrated tale of a relentless quest, an amorous legacy, and the resonating power of art. ID180027 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Art The World of Art, from Aboriginal to American Pop, Renaissance Masters to Postmodernism, Belton, Dr Robert (General Editor)
4 Belton, Dr Robert (General Editor) Art The World of Art, from Aboriginal to American Pop, Renaissance Masters to Postmodernism
Rowville, Vic The Five Mile Press 2002 1741240271 / 9781741240276 1st Edition (Australia) Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour reproductions. Foreword by Christopher Rothko. 512 pages ID297006 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Italian Pictures of the Renaissance.  A List of the Principal Artists and Their Works with an Index of Places. Florentine School.[Two Volumes], Berenson, Bernard
5 Berenson, Bernard Italian Pictures of the Renaissance. A List of the Principal Artists and Their Works with an Index of Places. Florentine School.[Two Volumes]
London Phaidon Press Limited 1963 1st thus Hardback 
Quarto Size. Both volumes are in Very Good condition in Very Good [price-clipped] Dustjackets. Both DJs have some discolouration to spine. Slipcase is very good condition but does have some marks with light discolouration to the top edge. Volume 1 contains the Artist lists with Black and White Plates [1-590]. Volume 2 is primarily black and White Plates [591-1478]. Volume 2 also contains a Topographical Index. A very handsome set. A revised edition of Berenson's work which is a major reference for those interested in Renaissance painting. This edition includes more plates and the illustrations arranged in chronological and systematic manner. ID237825 
Price: 180.00 AUD
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The Renaissance Bazaar.  From The Silk Road to Michaelangelo, Brotton, Jerry
6 Brotton, Jerry The Renaissance Bazaar. From The Silk Road to Michaelangelo
Oxford Oxford University Press 2003 0192802658 / 9780192802651 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 243 pages This is a timely and controversial book that explodes the myth of the European Renaissance as a founding moment of cultural superiority: it was a time when East and West encountered each other as equals. ID296349 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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In The Shadow Of Florence Provincial Society in Renaissance Pescia, Brown, Judith C.
7 Brown, Judith C. In The Shadow Of Florence Provincial Society in Renaissance Pescia
London Oxford University Press 1982 0195029933 / 9780195029932 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. 244pages The study of the transformation of Pescia, an ordinary, small impoverished Tuscan medieval town into a flourishing economic centre. ID85759 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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Cathay Pacific First. The Perfect Interpretation of Spaciousness, Flexibility and Absolute Comfort. The Renaissance of First Class Travel, Burnett, Leo; Cathay Pacific
8 Burnett, Leo; Cathay Pacific Cathay Pacific First. The Perfect Interpretation of Spaciousness, Flexibility and Absolute Comfort. The Renaissance of First Class Travel
Hong Kong Cathay Pacific 1992 Limited Edition Hardback 
Oblong Small Quarto Size [approx 28x21cm]. A Near Fine copy. Housed in very good card slipcase. Cream boards with burgundy cloth spine and sewn binding. Colour illustrations. 22 pages ID291605 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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9 Came, Richard Silver
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1970 Reprint Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Decorated boards are rubbed a little on leading front edge. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 128 pages Pleasures and treasures - a simple account of the greatest periods of the silversmith's art, the sixteenth, seventeenth and eighteenth centuires. ID274633 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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10 Checksfield, M.M. Portraits of Renaissance Life and Thought
London Longmans, Green & Co Ltd 1964 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Spine darkened with age. 244pages Ten (10) biographies chosen to represent renaissance Europe. ID8764 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Macmillan Art Informer. A guide to the full enjoyment of the Fine Arts, Copplestone, Trewin (General Editor)
11 Copplestone, Trewin (General Editor) The Macmillan Art Informer. A guide to the full enjoyment of the Fine Arts
London Macmillan London 1983 0333359569 / 9780333359563 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 22cm x 25cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White reproductions of paintings and drawings, photographs and maps. 384 pages In three parts, this book introduces the nature of art, an historical survey which reveals the relationships of period and place to art and a historical and social focus of the arts themselves. ID277064 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Renaissance Art in Switzerland, Crivelli, Aldo [Text]
12 Crivelli, Aldo [Text] Renaissance Art in Switzerland
Geneva Editions D'Art Lucien Mazenod 1947 1st Edition Hardback 
Folio Size [approx 27x36cm] . Very Good in Good+ dustjacket. DJ lightly tanned and rubbed at spine ends - now protected in a purpose made plastic sleeve. Minor foxing to endpapers and some faint age-toning to book edges. Illustrated with 85 color and black and white plates. Includes fold-out index. Scarce title. 85 pages A study of art of the renaissance period in Switzerland by noted Swiss archaeologist, painter and author. ID179161 
Price: 80.00 AUD
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13 D'Espezel, Pierre; Fosca, Francois The Pageant of Painting. From the Byzantine Era to Picasso
New York Harry N Abrams, Inc 1967 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 276 pages An up-to-date treatment of the history of painting, focusing on the growth of creative vision over the past twenty centuries. ID271710 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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Art in Perspective. A Brief History, Dorra, Henry
14 Dorra, Henry Art in Perspective. A Brief History
New York Harcourt Brace Jovanovich n.d late 1970s? 0155034758 / 9780155034754 Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Just the faintest hint of yellowing to edges of covers. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs, reproductions and drawings. xv, 334 pages Attempts to establish the framework of the historical development of art and analyze in some depths a substantial number of works of art. ID282478 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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15 George, William World Architecture
Poole, Dorset Blandford Press 1980 0713709537 / 9780713709537 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good [price-clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 170 pages ID259929 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Genius of Arab Civilization. Source of Renaissance, Hayes, John (Editor)
16 Hayes, John (Editor) The Genius of Arab Civilization. Source of Renaissance
Oxford Phaidon 1978 0714818828 / 9780714818825 1st thus Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - card wraps. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with colour photographs and colour and black and white drawings. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 231 pages Noted international authorities discuss the achievements of Arabic/Islamic culture emphasising the contributions to the European Renaissance and to the modern world. ID283449 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Michelangelo, Hibbard, Howard
17 Hibbard, Howard Michelangelo
London The Folio Society 2007 1st thus Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Fine copy in Near Fine Slipcase. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. A lovely book in excellent condition. 278 pages Michelangelo's life and art. Giftable quality. ID246988 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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An Illustrated History of English Plate Ecclesiastical and Secular in Which the Development of Form and Decoration in the Silver and Gold Work of the British Isles from the Earliest Known Examples to the Latest of the Georgian Period .Volume One, Jackson, Charles James
18 Jackson, Charles James An Illustrated History of English Plate Ecclesiastical and Secular in Which the Development of Form and Decoration in the Silver and Gold Work of the British Isles from the Earliest Known Examples to the Latest of the Georgian Period .Volume One
New York Dover Publications 1969 0486223345 / 9780486223346 Facsimile Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good+ condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with a coloured frontispiece and 1500 black and white plates/drawings. 466 pages A facsimile edition of the work originally published in 1911. Contents of this volume are organised under the following chapters: The Early British Period. Native Work in Britain and Ireland From about 1500 BC to about AD 200; The Roman Period. Plate Wrought by Roman or British Goldsmiths During the Roman Occupation of Britain. From about AD 50 to AD 400; The Anglo-Saxon Period. From about AD 500 to AD 1050; The Art of the Goldsmith in Ireland in the Middle Ages. From about AD 900 to about AD 1200; The Norman Period. From the Conquest to the end of the Twelfth Century; The Gothic Period. From about the end of the twelfth century to about 1525; The Period of the Renaissance. From about 1525 to the end of the reign of Elizabeth; The Early Stuart and Commonwealth Period; The Late Stuart Period; The Period of the Enforced Higher Standard for Plate 1697 to 1720; The Rococo Period. From about 1725 to about 1765; The Late Georgian Period (1765-1830); Objects Wrought in the British Isles and Dedicated to the Use of the Church; Chalices and Patens; Altar-Cruets, Spoons, Pyxes, Monstrances, Bells, Shrines, Candlesticks, Professional Crosses etc (Plate used in the English Church before the Reformation); Post-Reformation Communion Plate Communion Cups and Patens; Communion Flagons, Ewers, Basins, Altar Dishes, Candlesticks, and Alms Dishes. ID278783 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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19 Jenkins, Alan C. The Naturalists: Pioneers of Natural History
London Mayflower Books 1978 0241899990 / 9780241899991 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and drawings. 200 pages The pioneers of Natural History from Emperor Frederick II, perhaps the first advocate of first-hand knowledge, to the makers of modern television documentaries. ID266609 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Lost Battles. Leonardo, Michelangelo, and the Artistic Duel that Defined the Renaissance., Jones, Jonathan
20 Jones, Jonathan The Lost Battles. Leonardo, Michelangelo, and the Artistic Duel that Defined the Renaissance.
New York Alfred A Knopf 2010 0307594750 / 9780307594754 1st US Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Remainder mark to bottom-edge. 354 pages A riveting exploration into one of history's most resonant exchanges of ideas, a rich, fascinating book that gives us a whole new understanding of an age and those at its centre. ID294845 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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