468 pp. 20 colour plates. 120 monochrome illustrations. Jack Bilbo was born Hugo Cyrill Kulp Baruch in Berlin (1907-67) after escaping Nazi Germany he established the Modern Art Gallery in London which became a centre for expatriate artists. Internally clean and sound. Red buckram cloth covered boards with stamped gilt titles on backstrip. Some sl. fading at tail edge of backstrip and light wear to fabric along tail edges and at head of spine. Colour illustrated dustjacket has chipping at corners and head and tail of spine, general shelf wear, minor closed tears to edges, rubbing and surface abrasion. Now protected by plastic book wrap. Missing slip case. Unfortunately due to the weight of the book (3.2 kg + packaging) extra shipping charges will apply. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 004298
Title: Jack Bilbo an Autobiography. The First Forty...
Publisher: The Modern Art Gallery, Ltd.
Publication Date: 1948
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Fair
Edition: First Edition
Book Description The Modern Art Gallery, London, 1948. Hard. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st. First edition. Hard cover in original cloth. Published London: The Modern Art Gallery, 1948, first printing. Folio, 10 1/2" x 13 1/2", 468pp., illustrated with full page b/w plates, tipped-in color reproductions. Red cloth with gilt spine titles. Some dampstaining to the cloth, rear pages have slight damp curl and offset coloration. Good. Size: Folio. Bookseller Inventory # 006064