1930 · London
by London: Galleries of the Royal Academy, Jan.-Mar. 1929
London: Oxford University Press, 1930. Hardcover. VG with the following condition notes: Ancient label remnants at base of spine and extreme top of spine, two bookplates inside front cover, deaccession stamp. A very clean, solid copy of this large book. Tan cloth with gilt embossed title on cover and spine. T.e.g. xxx, 311 pp. 7 color, 114 bw plates. This large book is very clean inside. Includes a 12-page introduction by C.J. Holmes, the full-page plates (several of the color plates are tipped-in), and the detailed and annotated catalogue arranged chronologically. Also contains a list of plates (95 paintings, 19 drawings, 4 silver, 2 glass), index of painters, index of draughtsmen, etchers, silversmiths and glassworkers, and index of owners. A major exhibition at the time. Cover and spine title is: A Commemoratiave Catalogue of the Exhibition of Dutch Art, 1450-1900. Contents as follows: Introduction, by Sir Charles Holmes.--Paintings, by H. Schneider and W.G. Constable.--Drawings and etchings, by A.M. Hind and D. Hannema.--Silver, by Miss C.J. Hudig and E.A. Jones.--Glass, by Wilfred Buckley.
(Inventory #: 10332)