SIGNED by Rego. A Fine UK first edition & first printing hardback – no dustjacket (as issued) – catalogue of the exhibition of the same name, held consecutively in Milton Keynes, Edinburgh and Dublin. The frontispiece is a black and white portrait of Rego taken by Henry Bourne in 2014. The book is in excellent condition with no faults to speak of. Signed by Rego on the title page. A major publication on the radical and political work of one of Britain s most celebrated living figurative artists, made even more special by the presence of her elusive signature.
REGO, Paula, Obedience and Defiance (SIGNED COPY), Art Books Publishing Limited in association with MK Gallery, 2019
BARROW, John, Travels in China, containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, made and collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton. In which it is attempted to appreciate the rank that this extraordinary empire may be considered to hold in the scale of civilized nations. Illustrated with several engravings., Printed by A. Strahan, for T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1804