Item #2903 The Birth of Western Painting: A History of Color, Form, and Iconography, Illustrated from the Paintings of Mount Athos, of Giotto and Duccio, and of El Greco. Robert Byron, David Talbot Rice.
The Birth of Western Painting: A History of Color, Form, and Iconography, Illustrated from the Paintings of Mount Athos, of Giotto and Duccio, and of El Greco

The Birth of Western Painting: A History of Color, Form, and Iconography, Illustrated from the Paintings of Mount Athos, of Giotto and Duccio, and of El Greco

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1931. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Limited to 365 copies for distribution in America, this being number 98. Issued a year after the more common British edition. Very scarce in original glassine jacket and paper box. Book is in fine condition, and jacket very good with a few small tears and a bit of loss at corner. Box good, with some wear and rubbing to label and split at 2/4 corners of top of box, and 1/4 corners on bottom. Wonderful copy of this beautiful and important history. Fine / Very Good. Item #2903

Price: $750.00

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