The Paintings: Oils and Watercolours.
With an introduction and notes by Mervyn Levy.Jupiter Books, London , 1975 Stock Code: 136817
NotesFirst edition, signed limited issue, number 42 of 100 copies signed by the artist on a book label to the front free endpaper and specially bound. This collection of Lowry's illustrations has the plates arranged, not chronologically, "but rather by flavour, in the light of comparable conception and style: humour and satire: people doings things or doing nothing in particular; expressionist or impressionist interpretation" (Introduction).
Quarto. Original blue morocco, titles to spine gilt, edges gilt, blue endpapers, blue page marker.
Illustrated with 31 colour and 99 monochrome plates.
Spine ends and extremities a little rubbed, a few small scratches to front cover. A very good copy.
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