The Birth of Western Painting.
A History of Colour, Form, and Iconography, illustrated from the Paintings of Mistra and Mount Athos, of Giotto and Duccio, and of El Greco. With 94 Plates.
First edition, first impression. Number 359 from a limited edition of 650 copies.
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Quarto. Original white cloth-backed red cloth, titles to spine gilt, roundel to front board in blind, top edge red, others untrimmed. With the dust jacket. Black and white frontispiece and 93 plates. Some minor soiling to foot of spine, sporadic light foxing to contents. An excellent copy in a rubbed jacket with small ballpoint pen mark to spine panel, a few nicks and tiny closed tears.