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E. J. De Jager

Contemporary African Art in South Africa (Edition Limited to 100 Signed & Numbered De Luxe Copies)

Published: C. Struik, Cape Town, 1973

Edition: De Luxe First Edition

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Contemporary African Art in South Africa by E. J. De Jager, Professor of Anthropology at the University of Fort Hare.

Printed at the bottom of half-title page "For Walter Battis (sic), with much appreciation."

Full-leather binding with gilt design on front panel and gilt titles on spine.

"100 copies of this collector's edition are specially bound in de luxe style and signed by the author. This is number 87."

Book is clean and binding is tight.

31pp (introductory text) + 129pp (plates). Includes a list of illustrations featured in this work as well as a list of practising African artists of the period.

  • Binding Condition: Fine
  • Overall Condition: Fine
  • Size: 4to.
  • Sold By: Rare Paper
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  • Country: South Africa
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