Books by Publisher: Lund Humphries Publishers Ltd

    The Modernist Textile: Europe and America, 1890-1940

    By Virginia Gardner Troy

    Hardback Save £8.79 = £36.21

    Decorative and applied arts played a major role in shaping the modernist aesthetic. Western artists and collectors saw textiles, particularly the abstract and handcrafted textiles from non-Western societies, as attractive alternatives to the European academic art tradition.

    England of Eric Ravilious

    By Sue Simon

    Paperback Save £3.79 = £21.21

    Eric Ravilious 1903-1942 died at the age of 39, when the Air Sea Rescue mission, which he was accompanying in his capacity as Official War Artist, failed to return to its base in Iceland. This book examines his landscape painting in watercolour and is reissued for the centenary of his...

    Black Victorians: Black People in British Art, 1800-1900

    Hardback Save £15.54 = £29.46

    An important opportunity to see and assess how black figures have been portrayed in British art, 'Black Victorians' is a survey of the for anyone wishing to seek a fresh perspective on a well-documented period of British history.

    William Gear

    By John McEwen

    Hardback Save £15.54 = £29.46

    William Gear 1915-1997 is best known for his work with the CoBrA Group with whom he exhibited in Amsterdam and Copenhagen in 1949. However, beyond this association Gear had a long and successful career in his own right. This book charts his remarkable artistic journey.

    Abram Games, Graphic Designer: Maximum Meaning, Minimum Means

    By Catherine Moriarty

    Hardback Save £15.54 = £29.46

    Although mainly self-taught, Abram Games went on to produce some fine posters and won several prizes for his best work. He was one of the last masters of lithography before photo-lithography was introduced. This volume showcases 160 of his finest posters.

    New Arabic Grammar of the Written Language

    By John A. Haywood

    Paperback Save £4.41 = £23.09

    This is a revised second edition of A New Arabic Grammar of the Written Language first published in 1962. It is based on and replaces Thatcher's Arabic Grammar and has a vocabulary of over 4,000 words, almost twice as many as in the old Thatcher, while the number of chapters...

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