BARNARD, LADY A & BARKER N Watercolours and Sketches – Glimpses of the Cape of Good Hope. Fermwood, 2009 1st ed.
Fine publication of this noted diarist’s watercolours made during her stay at the Cape, as well as during her travels to Swellendam and Saldanha Bay 115 pp with numerous colour illustrations and dwgs. Mint condition in hardcover with dw, sgd by Barker on slip in prelims. #806
KEYWORDS:South Africa Cape Southern South West Coast
CLAUDIUS H & SMITH A H ED Claudius Watercolours in the Africana Museum. Africana Museum, 1952.
An evaluation of this largely unknown artist’s work, executed during van der Stel’s expedition to Namaqualand in 1685. 36 pp folio size booklet, with 24 loose colour and one bw plate in folder. Very good condition, ltd ed. #417
KEYWORDS:South Africa Namaqualand
DEACON J Some Views on the Rock Paintings of the Cederberg. National Monuments Council, 1998 2nd ed. 1875012257
Results of an extensive survey done under the leadership of the author in 1991 62 pp with bw and colour illustrations. Very good condition in softcover. #912
KEYWORDS:South Africa West Coast Cederberg Rock Art San
DOWSON T A Rock Engraving of Southern Africa (Not in collection). WUP, 1992.
Mention is made of the engravings in Hel’s Kloof near the Orange/Gariep river, in the Richtersveld region near Vioolsdrift. 124 pp oblong qto, beautifully illustrated. #28
KEYWORDS:South Africa NW Cape
JOHNSON T, RABINOWITZ H & SIEFF P Rock-paintings of the South-West Cape. Nasionale Boekhandel, 1959 1st ed.
An early book recording this art form in the W Cape, mainly Cedarberg and Ceres Karoo. 38 pp text with 48 monochrome and one colour plate. Slight foxing in prelims and covers, slight damage to spine, some marginalia, name on eps. #621
KEYWORDS:South Africa Cape Rock Bushman San Art
PARKINGTON J Cederberg Rock Paintings. Living Landscape Project, 2003.
An authoritative volume on the archaeology of the Cederberg, focussing on the San artworks, their interpretation, composition, age, origins etc. 127 pp with numerous colour and bw illustrations. Mint condition in softcover, small oblong quarto, sgd by author on tp. #676
KEYWORDS:Cedarberg San Painting Rock Art Bushmen
SLINGSBY P Rock Art of the Western Cape: Book 1. The Sevilla Trail & Travellers’ Rest. Baardskeerder, 2006 4th rd. 1919900675
Detailed description of numerous rock art sites on this section of the walking trails in the Cederberg near Wupperthal 48 pp with illustrations. Good condition in softcover. #973
SOUTH AFRICAN NATIONAL GALLERY Collection/Versameling Francois Le Vaillant. S A National Gallery, 1965.
The first descriptive booklet available to the public, on the Le Vaillant paintings and sketches which were acquired for the nation by parliament in 1963 44 pp with bw plates. Good condition in wraps. #843
KEYWORDS:South Africa Eastern Cape Namaqualand Namibia
SPIES L Kaffie Pretorius en haar Wereld. SMK, 1992 1st ed.
Life and work of this Sandveld artist. 48 pp with colour and bw illustrations. Very good condition in laminated hardcover, inscr by Pretorius on tp.. #351
KEYWORDS:South Africa Sandveld West Coast