The King's Pictures; An Illustrated Souvenir of the Exhibition of The King's Pictures at the Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1946-47
The King's Pictures; An Illustrated Souvenir of the Exhibition of The King's Pictures at the Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1946-47.
Published by The Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1946. Printed by William Clowes, London. Presumed first edition.
A good copy of this paperback exhibition catalogue with red card wraps and title label affixed to front. Covers a bit soiled and scuffed.
Previous owner's signature in pencil to first free endpaper, dated to 1927. After a few introductory pages, the book consists of very good quality black and white illustrated plates of the paintings. Text is very good - bright and clean, with a few small corner creases at the front.
Text in English.
x + 11-112pp.
Dimensions: Approximately 247mm high x 185mm wide x 10mm deep.
Weight: Approximately 329g (unpacked).