Art and the Seafarer : A Historical Survey of the Arts and Crafts of Sailors and Shipwrights. 1st UK in dj.


HANSEN, Hans Jürgen, (general ed.). Art and the Seafarer : A Historical Survey of the Arts and Crafts of Sailors and Shipwrights. With contributions by Edward H. H. Archibald, Jules van Beylen, Olle Cederlöf, G.B. Rubin de Cervin, P. Devambez, Henning Henningsen, Marcel B. Keezer, Svein Molaug, C. Nooteboom, Gert Schlechtriem, Hans Soop, Gerhard Timmermann, Arthur L. Tucker, E. Tucker, Jacques Vandier, Alfred E. Weightman and Helen L. Winslow. General editor Hans Jürgen Hansen. Translated by James and Inge Moore. London: Faber and Faber, (1968). First UK Edition. Pp. [1]-292,(4), including plates. Illustrated (some of which are in colour). 4to, blue cloth with gilt lettered red title block to spine. Contents include: "The Architecture of the Ship", "Model Ship Building", "Art in Early Shipbuilding", "Wood-carving on Ships", "Art in Shipbuilding Outside Western Culture", "Votive Pictures of Ships", "Ship Portraiture", "Glass Paintings of Ships", "Seamen's Crafts", and "Maritime Objets d'Art and Antiques". Small stain to contents page, lengthy gift inscription opposite title page, else vg in lightly rubbed, nicked, short-closed-torn dj. 90.00

Title: Art and the Seafarer : A Historical Survey of the Arts and Crafts of Sailors and Shipwrights. 1st UK in dj.

Author Name: HANSEN, Hans Jurgen, general ed ARCHIBALD, H.H. DE CERVIN, G.B. Rubin. VAN BEYLIN, Jules.

Categories: 68,

Publisher: Faber and Faber, London, 1968,:

Seller ID: 77150

Keywords: NAUTICAL MERCANTILE ART MODELLING PAINTING SCRIMSHAW,