ABA Rare Book Fair
ABA Rare Book Fair

24 May 2018 to 26 May 2018

ABA Rare Book Fair

Marcus Campbell Artbooks will be making our first appearance at The ABA Rare Book Fair London at the end of the month. This event is the jewel in the crown of the ABA, a multi-locational festival celebrating all facets of the rare book, taking place at Battersea Evolution in Battersea Park.

Theo Mendez
Theo Mendez

Theo Mendez 1934-1997 - Works on Paper

Born and living in London, Mendez was a painter, muralist and art teacher. Sometime textiles designer and head of the textiles department at Camberwell School of Art, his abstract compositions place him firmly in the 1950s British abstract vernacular. The work also owes a great deal to kinetic and hard edge abstraction or concrete work prevalent in the 1960s. Although regularly exhibited, his work was changeable in form. This collection of 25 works on paper, recently acquired by Marcus Campbell Art Books, reflect the artist’s broad interest in form and composition and his keen... Read More

James Meller
James Meller

Vintage ICA Posters by James Meller

A collection of original ICA posters from the sixties designed by James Meller. Mint Condition. £50 - £250.

Howard Hodgkin
Sun

Howard Hodgkin - More Indian Views

A series of four colour lithographs -  'Shutter', 'Palm', 'Window', 'Sun'. From an edition of 60 published by Bernard Jacobson, London, signed and dated '76 on verso. £2000 each.

Ed Ruscha - Dutch Details
Ed Ruscha - Dutch Details

Ed Ruscha - Dutch Details

A very good copy of this exceptionally rare and most sought after of Ruscha's books. 38 x 11 cm unpaginated with numerous b&w illustrations on fold-outs. Stiff card wrappers, lightly spotted to part of front cover, with crease to back cover at outer edge, slightly creasing edge of last few fold-outs, minor stain. £12,500.

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Ed Ruscha, Dutch Details

Theo Mendez
Theo Mendez

Theo Mendez 1934 - 1997

Dark Vertical, Oil on Canvas, 1964. £1,200

Modern British Art Auction Catalogues - A Collection

A near - complete run of Modern British Art auction catalogues from the 70's to the present day. Southeby's, Christie's, Bonham's, Phillips. £5000.

Limited edition Wedgewood art plates

A set of six fine bone china plates designed by contemporary British artists: Peter Blake, Patrick Caulfield, Bruce McLean, Patrick Heron, Eduardo Paolozzi, John Piper. From a limited edition of 500. £2500.

USSR In Construction
USSR In Construction

USSR In Construction - 1931, Nos. 1-10 (a run)

10 issues in 8 volumes, 42 x 30 cm comprising issues 1-2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7-8, 9, 10. Each volume 39 pp with numerous b&w illustrations. English text edition. All in very good condition, with spines and some edges lightly worn and dustmarked.

Ed Ruscha
Ed Ruscha

Ed Ruscha - Artist's Books

We are pleased to be offering a group of Ed Ruscha's artist's books.   They come from a single private collection aquired through the late 1960's and 70's, several from the Arnolfini in Bristol, one of the few major outlets for artist's books at that time. A few books contain the minature Ardolfini bookshop sticker inside the front or back cover. While priced individually, we are happy to enter discussion on selling as a collection with the relevant discount.     Some Los Angeles Apartments - 1970, 2nd Edition. Very good, in glassine, minor foxing on top and fore edges... Read More

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