Book Description

Hardback. Part artistic study and part ethnography, this is the first edition of this influential work on Bali by Mexican painter Miguel Covarrubias, with photographs by his wife Rose Covarrubias. 417, x. Colour frontis of one of Miguel Covarrubias’ paintings, further colour plates, photographs, integral drawings, etc. Fold-out map. Quarter bound in black cloth with gilt titles and decorations inn gilt to spine. Yellow cloth to boards with black illustration to the upper board. Some foxing to edges of the yellow cloth, to prelims and to closed page edges. Fold-out maps is creased and rolled and has a tape repair to one fold. Binding is sound. Text is clean.
Author Covarrubias, Miguel and Rose
Date 1937
Binding Hardback
Publisher Alfred A. Knopf
Condition Good copy

Price: £45.00

Offered by C L Hawley

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