£15.00

Publisher

National Galleries of Scotland in association with the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland.

Place

[Edinburgh]

Date

2008

Item Description

Square 4to. 9.75 x 10. 25 inches. 128 pp. In pictorial card wrapper. A very good copy. Illustrated throughout in black and white and colour, including title page and portrait frontispiece. Decorated by publisher's and sponsors devices on verso of title. Pictorial endpapers. Published to accompany the exhibition, Back to the Future: Sir Basil Spence 1907-1976, held at the Dean Gallery, Edinburgh, 2007-08 and at The Herbert, Coventry, 2008. An illustrated survey of the career of one of Britain's most celebrated architects, whose work, after the Festival of Britain, included Coventry Cathedral and the University of Sussex. Spence's work is discussed in a series of essays introduced by a personal memoir written by his close family.

[Stock No. 25791]

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