Good. Size: 30 to 37 cm tall, Folio; The sketchbooks of Picasso / edited by Arnold Glimcher and Marc Glimcher; with contributions by Claude Picasso...[et al.]. 349 pages. Illustrated in colour and in monochrome. English language. 1st class post to the UK, Airmail worldwide. Robust packaging.
First UK edition. HB. Cloth and pictorial dustjacket which reproduces in colour the front of an early Picasso sketchbook, from which the title is derived. 349pp, large quarto. With more than 400 reproductions of pages from Picasso's sketchbooks. Includes a catalogue raisonné of the sketchbooks. Introduction by Robert Rosenblum and contributions from various people including Claude Picasso & Francoise Gilot. Good in Good jacket. Top closed edges and jacket flaps have some light foxing and small marks to back of jacket, creases to jacket; light foxing to endpapers. A Good+ copy in Good dust jacket..
First UK edition. HB. Red cloth with dark blue titles to spine, and dustjacket which reproduces in colour the front of the early 'Je Suis le Cahier' sketchbook, in pictorial card slipcase. 349pp, large quarto. With colour and b&w reproductions of more than 400 pages from Picasso's sketchbooks covering the span of his career. With essays by 8 contributors including Robert Rosenblum, Claude Picasso, Rosalind Krauss & Francoise Gilot. Fine in Fine jacket. (The slipcase is very good, with some browning to margins and light handling marks, but has done its job well). Heavy item may need extra postage.
4to. [349 pp.]. Very Good. Hard covers. Dust Jacket Very Good. In protective wraps. Pages clean. Richly illustrated in color and Black and White, features 175 sketchbooks, and essays by Claude Picasso, Robert Rosenblum, Sam Hunter, Francoise Gilot, and others. The final section of the book serves as catalogue raisonne. The book accompanied the exhibition at the Pace Gallery in New York in 1986, where the sketchbooks were presented. From the library of Pasquale Iannetti, as indicated by stamp and nameplate on front pages. Large volume, may cost extra for shipping.
FINE in Issued without a dustwrapper jacket. Thick, very heavy 4to in colour printed stiff glossy card covers 349pp on stiff art paper, colour plates, illustrations in text, etc. PLUS loosely inserted 1pp list of notebooks included in the exhibition (as issued)...............[ CONDITION DETAILS: A well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy (small crease to top corner tip of last few leaves from a minor production flaw-excess paper at tips) ].......Unless otherwise noted: 1st Edition means First Printing; books are in the original publishers binding; wrappers (present only if mentioned above) are complete, un-clipped and provided with transparent protectors.
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