Martha's Vineyard and Other Places.
My Third Sketchbook from the Summer of 1982. Text edited by Nikos Stangos.London: Thames and Hudson, 1985 Stock Code: 136233
First edition, first impression. Hockney writes about his post Polaroid work, when he returned to the advice instilled in him by his training at the Bradford School of Art, to carry, use and keep sketchbooks.
2 volumes, quarto. Original blue half faux leather, marbled boards, unlettered spine; original gloss wrappers with titles and illustration to front cover in black and grey, with the publisher's explanatory slip loosely inserted. Housed together in the publisher's pictorial cardboard box. With the original cardboard packing box.
Colour facsimile of the author's sketchbook.
Wrappers toned. An excellent set in a slightly rubbed and stained box.
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