Private Press (2001)

Myers, Colin

The Book Decorations of Thomas Lowinsky

Published: Incline Press

Date: 2001

Limited to 250 numbered copies, bound by Stephen Conway. The book celebrates & illustrates the book decorations of Thomas Lowinsky (1892-1947) and includes many fine b&w and colour examples of his work, either printed directly into the book, or tipped-in, and which include dustjacket patterns, page decorations, wood engravings, menu designs, line drawings etc. There is a memoir by Katherine Thirkell, Lowinsky's daughter, and an annotated checklist by Oliver Clark. Hardback book, half-buckram (brown), with brown/beige patterned paper covered boards, gilt title & decoration on spine, p.122, size: 9" x 13", slipcase, some additional binder's copies of prints from the book laid-in, photograph of Lowinsky tipped-in at frontis. Book & slipcase are both in fine condition; an attractive book.





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