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. One of a limited edition of 650 numbered copies.
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Quarto. Original red cloth with white cloth backstrip, titles to spine gilt, roundel to upper board in blind, red top-stain. With the dust jacket. Frontispiece and 93 plates. Lightly rubbed at extremities. An excellent copy in the rubbed and dulled jacket with some nicks, closed tears and creases.