Brangwyn, Small archive / Collection with two important publications on and by F…
Brangwyn, Small archive / Collection with two important publications on and by F
Brangwyn, Frank. Small archive / Collection with two important publications on and by Frank Brangwyn (one of them signed in crayon with Brangwyn’s monogram “F.B.”), two vintage silver gelatin photographs showing Frank Brangwyn standing in the Garden and sitting inside of “The Jointure”, his sussex home; also included are a Royal Academy Invitation (signed in full by Brangwyn), 3 exhibition catalogues and a prayer card “for the soul of Sir Francois Guillaume Brangwyn, R.A”. The books included are: 1.The Decorative Art of Frank Brangwyn – A Study of the Problems of Decoration with Special reference to the Work of this Artist by Herbert Furst – Illustrated with 33 Reproductions in Colour and 150 in Monochrome / 2. The Bridge – A Chapter in the History of Building – Illustrated in Colour and Black and White by Frank Brangwyn and written by Christian Barman. Two Volumes plus ephemera (As described above). London, The Bodley Head, 1924 / 1926. Folio / Quarto. 229,  / XI, 249 pages. Original Hardcover in protective collector’s mylar with all ephemera loosely inserted. Excellent condition with only minor signs of external wear.
The two Volumes include several excellent chapters which represent Brangwyn’s impact on art and design: The Art of Decoration – Jewelry, Embroidery and Fans, Metal Work, Carpets and Tapestries, Rooms and Furniture, The Selfridge Decorations, The Panama Exposition, Decoration for the New Court House, Cleveland (Ohio), Bing’s Hotel, Art as an Organ of Human Life, etc.
Our price: EUR 1.250,--