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[JAMES ARTHUR O'CONNOR] HUTCHINSON, J.: James Arthur O'Connor. Exhibition Catalogue. Illus., some in colour, appendixes, index; 87 items, all illustrated; 208pp. orig. wrappers, National Gallery of Ireland, 1985. [ Ref: RGW8816] £12


O'KANE, FINOLA.: Ireland and the Picturesque Design, Landscape Painting, and Tourism, 1700-1840. 120 colour illus., 45 black and white illus. ; 288pp. 279 x 241mm, orig. cloth, 2013. Fine copy in d.w. [ Ref: RGW18034] £45
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THE OLD WATER-COLOUR SOCIETY'S CLUB. BURY, A.: The Old Water-Colour Society's Club. Forty-Sixth Annual Volume. Illus., some colour. orig. white cloth gilt, 1971. [ Ref: RGW16077] £10
*Articles on William F. Wells and Thomas Nicholas.

THE OLD WATER-COLOUR SOCIETY'S CLUB. BURY, A.: The Old Water-Colour Society's Club. Forty-Seventh Annual Volume. Illus., some colour. orig. white cloth gilt, 1972. [ Ref: RGW16074] £10
*Articles on William Page and Charles Morris.

THE OLD WATER-COLOUR SOCIETY'S CLUB. BURY, A.: The Old Water-Colour Society's Club. Forty-Eighth Annual Volume. Illus., some colour. orig. white cloth gilt, 1973. [ Ref: RGW16078] £10
*Articles on the Byrne Family and Edgar Jennings.

THE OLD WATER-COLOUR SOCIETY'S CLUB. BURY, A.: The Old Water-Colour Society's Club. Fiftieth Annual Volume. Illus., some colour. orig. white cloth gilt, 1975. [ Ref: RGW16075] £10
*Articles on Joshua Cristall and William Fairclough.

THE OLD WATER-COLOUR SOCIETY'S CLUB. BURY, A.: The Old Water-Colour Society's Club. Fifty-Second Annual Volume. Illus., some colour. orig. white cloth gilt, 1977. [ Ref: RGW16076] £10
*Articles on Henry Edridge and Henry Gastineau.

THE OLD WATER-COLOUR SOCIETY'S CLUB. BURY, A.: The Old Water-Colour Society's Club. Fifty-Fourth Annual Volume. Illus., some colour. orig. white cloth gilt, 1979. [ Ref: RGW16079] £10
*Articles on Albert Goodwin, Nicholas Pocock and John Massey Wright.

SIR WILLIAM QUILLER ORCHARDSON, R.A. [1832-1910] Artist. AUTOGRAPH LETTER Signed, to John Ballantyne, 1p, Kent Villa, [?1879] Should the fire of revenge be still burning you will find here a fair field and no favour-beyond forty" [ Ref: RGW7538] £30
*John Ballantyne had taught William Orchardson. This letter can be dated to 1879 as he only lived at Kent Villa for about a year

SIR WILLIAM QUILLER ORCHARDSON]. SCOTTISH ARTS COUNCIL. Sir William Quiller Orchardson R.A. 32 black and white plates, and other illus.; 80 items; 100pp. orig. wrappers, 1972. Fine copy. [ Ref: RGW12651] £10


OWEN, FELICITY B. & BLAYNEY, D.: Collector of Genius. A Life of Sir George Beaumont. 98 black and white illus., appendixes, index; viii+248pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., Yale University Press, 1988. Very good copy in d.w. [ Ref: RGW7912] £15


PARKER, K.T.: The Drawings of Hans Holbein in the Collection of his Majesty the King at Windsor Castle. Colour frontis., 85 plates, text illus., catalogue; 62pp. 4to orig. cloth, Phaidon, 1945. [ Ref: RGW4120] £10


PARKER, K.T.: The Drawings of Antonio Canaletto in the Collection of his Majesty the King at Windsor Castle. 90 plates, text illus., catalogue; 62pp. 4to orig. cloth, Phaidon, 1948. In frayed d.w. Michael Levey's copy with his signature and notes [ Ref: RGW16716] £15


PARKINSON, R.: Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860 in the Victoria and Albert Museum. 500 items, most illustrated, some colour; 314pp. folio orig. cloth, 1st edit., 1990. In d.w. [ Ref: RGW12794] £10


PEARCE, W.J.: Painting and Decorating. 4 chromolithograph and 30 black and white plates, text illus., index; xvii+320pp; few early leaves with slight crease to corner. orig. maroon cloth, spine gilt, slight wear on extremities, two corners bumped, 2nd edit., Revised and enlarged, 1902. Good clean copy. [ Ref: RGW17492] £30
*An useful and well-illustrated work which gives information on gilding, graining, marbling, varnishing, coach painting and relievo decoration. The colour plates have printing in gold.

PIGNATTI, T.: Italian Drawings in Oxford from the Collections of the Ashmolean Museum and Christ Church. 80 colour plates and 60 black and white illus., index; xii+256pp. Large folio orig. cloth, 1st edit. in English, Oxford, Phaidon, 1977. Very good copy in slipcase. [ Ref: RGW19203] £20


LUCIEN PISSARRO. Pastorale. Wood-engravings by Lucien Pissarro, with a note on the Kelmscott paper by John Bidwell. 24 wood-engravings, with four printed in colours; 80pp set in Caslon type; the set of proofs has 22 of the 24 engravings, lacking nos. 19 & 24. 11.5in x 8.5in, quarter light blue Oasis leather, blue boards, by the Fine Book bindery, 1st edit., Whittington Press, 2011. One of 100 copies printed on BatchelorÕs Flower paper, from a total edition of 300. With a set of proofs of the engravings, and one additional engraving ('The Railway Line' 1907 Colour woodcut). Fine copy in orig. slipcase. [ Ref: RGW18597] £320
*The selection of these twenty-four wood-engravings by Lucien Pissarro, mostly done for his Eragny Press, is based on a pastoral theme, at which he excelled. They are printed from the original boxwood blocks and printed on some of the last remaining stock of Joseph BatchelorÕs hand-made paper, made to William MorrisÕs specification, some of which was generously given by the Morgan Library and Museum in New York, where it had been for over a century. Four engravings are printed in colour using a technique pioneered by Lucien using pale and subdued colours to build up images of great charm and subtlety.

CAMILLE PISSARRO. THOMSON, R.: Camille Pissarro. Impressionism, Landscape and Rural Labour. 139 illus., some colour; 127pp. orig. cloth, Herbert Press, 1990. Very good copy in d.w. [ Ref: RGW877] £8
*The book was published to accompany an exhibition at the South Bank centre.

[JOHN EDGAR PLATT] 20th CENTURY GALLERY. The Colour Woodcuts of John Edgar Platt. (Intro by Alan Guest). Illus., including 7 in colour; 40 items; 56pp. orig. colour wrappers, 1st edit., 1999. [ Ref: RGW6715] £15
*A well researched catalogue on John Platt, who made colour prints in the Japanese manner.

PRADO. Museo del Prado Catalogo de las Pinturas. Colour and black and white illus.; 629pp. orig. cloth, Madrid, Prado, 1996. [ Ref: RGW16768] £12


PRESSLY, W.L.: James Barry. The Artist as Hero. 8 colour plates, numerous black and white illus., 106 items; 167pp. orig. wrappers, Tate Gallery, 1983. Very good copy. [ Ref: RGW4276] £8


PRUD'HON. GUFFEY, E.E.: Drawing an Elusive Line The Art of Pierre-Paul Prud'hon. 175 black and white llus., index; 274pp. University of Delaware Press, 2001. Very good copy in d.w. [ Ref: RGW18821] £40


[PUNCH] LEICESTER GALLERIES. Catalogue of Mr Punch's Pageant, 1841 to 1908. Illus.; 614 items; 226pp. orig. printed wrappers, worn, Ernest Brown & Phillips, Leicester Galleries, 1909. [ Ref: RGW13807] £10
*Remarkable exhibition catalogue describing the works of the many famous artists who contributed to "Punch".

PUYVELDE, L. Van: The Dutch Drawings in the Collection of His Majesty The King at Windsor Castle. 142 illus., text figures, index; 778 items in catalogue; 80pp text. 4to orig. cloth gilt, 1st edit., 1944. Very good copy in frayed d.w. [ Ref: RGW897] £10


JAMES BAKER PYNE [1800Š1870] Artist. AUTOGRAPH LETTER Signed, to ?K. Reynolds, 3pp, 203 Camden Road.London, 29 May 1870 'the picture you sent me is not my work, but a very respectable and carefull copy from a rather early one', offering for £12 to repaint, 'make it my own work' and sign and date it, but if not required he will just clean it. conjugate leaf pasted to album leaf, [ Ref: RGW16024] £35
*James Baker Pyne was a landscape painter and a member of the Bristol School of Artists, before he moved to London. He complains of feeling unwell, he died later in the year. This letter provides an interesting insight into the role of the artist as restorer.

RAWSON, G.: Fra H. Newbery A Dorset Artist. Colour and black and white illus.; 32pp. orig. pictorial wrappers, 1st edit., Bridport, 2008. Fine copy. [ Ref: RGW14814] £15
*One of the few publications on this Dorset born artist who became head of Glasgow School of Art, and encouraged Charles Rennie Mackintosh, as well as the Glasgow Boys and Girls.

READE, B.: Aubrey Beardsley. 50 black and white plates; 18pp. orig. wrappers, Victoria & Albert Museum, 1966. [ Ref: RGW12647] £5
*Large Picture Book published at the same time as the exhibtion.

JOHN SIMS REEVES [1818-1900] Operatic Singer. AUTOGRAPH LETTER Signed, 1p, with conjugate leaf, on headed notepaper, 99 Inverness Terrace, Kensington Gardens asking for the song to be transposed into A three sharps as he finds it is 'continuously high & somewhat fatiguing'. 3 May 1856. [ Ref: RGW15369] £15
*John Sims Reeves was a highly acclaimed Victorian operatic singer. Accorrding to the DNB, 'Reeves campaigned against the high musical pitch common in Britain, and for some years he refused to sing with the Sacred Harmonic Society, the major London organization of its kind, which retained the high pitch'.

REITLINGER, H.: From Hogarth to Keene. 48 plates, other illus. in text, index; x+115pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., 1938. [ Ref: RGW12858] £10


[REMBRANDT.] GERSON, H.: Rembrandt Paintings. 80 full colour plates and 650 illus in colour, index; xv+527pp. large folio (15in x 11in) orig. buckram, one corner slightly knocked, 1st edit., Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1968. In d.w. [ Ref: RGW13885] £30
*An exceptionally well produced and informative volume.

[FRANK REYNOLDS]. JOHNSON, A.E.: Frank Reynolds, R.I. 4 colour plates, 23 black and white plates, other illus. in text; viii+62pp. orig. pictorial cloth, A. & C. Black, 1930. Very good copy. [ Ref: RGW12856] £10


[GEORGE RICHMOND] SLOMAN, S.: Missing Pages George Richmond R.A.1809-1896. 48 plates of colour illus.; 89 items. orig. wrappers, W.S. Fine Art, and Agnew's, 2001. [ Ref: RGW16753] £10


RIDGE, A.: The Man who Painted Roses. The Story of Pierre-Joseph Redoute. Colour frontis.; 409pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., 1974. [ Ref: RGW4383] £5
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RINDER, F. (Compiler): The Royal Scottish Academy 1826-1916. A Complete List of the Exhibited Works by Raeburn and by Academicians, Associates and Hon. Members giving details of those Works in Public Galleries. cxxxvi+485pp. 4to orig. cloth, 1975 reprint of First Edition 1917. In d.w. [ Ref: RGW925] £10
*The main catalogue, arranged by artist, lists the pictures in chronological order of exhibition. There are three indexes of Lenders and Donors, Places, and Architectural Subjects.

BRITON RIVIERE [1840-1920] Artist. AUTOGRAPH LETTER in third person, to Mrs Sidgwick, 3pp, 82 Finchley Rd, 24 Feb 1900, thanking her for sending the dead chicken, and hoping for more, but "black ones are no use", removed from album. [ Ref: RGW7253] £15


ROBERTS, J.: Royal Artists from Mary Queen of Scots to the Present Day. 77 colour plates, over 130 black and white illus., index; 234pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., 1987. In d.w. [ Ref: RGW9034] £10


ROBINSON, JOHN: Symbolic Sculpture. Numerous colour illus., some folding; 124pp. folio orig. cloth, Edition Limitee, Carouge, Geneva, 1992. Fine copy in d.w. Inscribed to Tug Wilson, SIGNED BY ARTIST. [ Ref: RGW14136] £10


[GEORGE ROMNEY] Twenty Five Drawings by George Romney 1734-1802. Exhibition Catalogue. Colour illus. orig. wrappers, Agnew's, 2002. [ Ref: RGW16778] £8


ROSENBLUM. R.: The Paintings of August Strindberg. The Structure of Chaos. Colour illus.; 56pp. orig. wrappers, Edition Blondal, 1995. Very good copy. [ Ref: RGW16972] £8


[ROYAL ACADEMY. ARTISTS' BENEVOLENT FUND] ROBERT BALMANUO. AUTOGRAPH LETTER Signed, to Lord Clifford, 4to, 1p with conjugate leaf, 23 Mornington Place, Regents Park, 26 April 1822, inviting him on behalf of the Guardians of the Benevolent Fund to the Anniversay Festival at the Freemason's Hall. 1822. [ Ref: RGW7276] £20
*Robert Balmanuo was the Secretary to the Benevolent Fund. Lord Clifford is presumably Charles Baron Clifford of Chudleigh [1759-1831], a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries.

ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS. Vienna Secession Art Nouveau to 1970. Colour and black and white illus.; 30pp text. orig. wrappers, 1971. [ Ref: RGW12672] £10


ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS. CONSTABLE, W.G. & JOHNSON, C. (Ed.): Commemorative Catalogue of the Exhibition of British Art Royal Academy of Arts January-March 1934. 256 plates, indices; 382pp; some leaves wrinkled at foot. orig. cloth, corners bumped, head of spine torn, some marking, 1st edit., Oxford University Press, 1935. [ Ref: RGW16708] £10


ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS. CONSTABLE, W.G. & JOHNSON, C. (Ed.): Commemorative Catalogue of the Exhibition of British Art Royal Academy of Arts January-March 1934. 256 plates, indices; 382pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., Oxford University Press, 1935. [ Ref: RGW18591] £20


ROYAL SCOTTISH ACADEMY. DE LAPERRIERE, C.B. Royal Scottish Academy Exhibitors 1826-1990. (Ed. C.B. de Laperriere). 4 vols. 1885pp. orig. cloth, Hilmarton Manor Press, 1991. Fine set in dust-wrappers. [ Ref: RGW17943] £85
*Provides catalogue numbers, titles and prices asked, for all exhibits at the Royal Scottish Academy Annual and Special Exhibitions, arranged alphabetically under artists' names.

[RUSSELL, CHARLES M.] DIPPIE, B.W. (Ed.): 'Paper Talk'. Charlie Russell's American West. Illus., some colour; 224pp. orig. cloth, New York, 1979. Very good copy in d.w. Inscribed by curator at Amon Carter Museum. [ Ref: RGW19531] £10


RUSSELL, R.: Guide to British Topographical Prints. Numerous illus., bibliography, list of artists, index; 224pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., David & Charles, 1979. Very good copy in d.w. [ Ref: RGW16916] £10


RUSSETT, A.: George Chambers 1803-1840. His Life and Work. 58 colour and 90 black and white illus; 216pp. orig. cloth, 1997. [ Ref: RGW974] £35


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