In Search Of A Masterpiece. An Art Lover’s Guide To Great Britain And Ireland.
Thames and Hudson.
4to. 7.75 x 10 inches. 496 pp. Bound in original maroon cloth, gilt, with blind stamped block of dolphins on front board, in pictorial dust wrapper. A very good copy. Signed by author on half title. Illustrated throughout in colour, including title pages and section heading vignettes. The author has selected works to focus attention on from each museum and gallery described. The survey is arranged topographically: London, the English regions, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. Christopher Lloyd (b.1945), art historian, was Surveyor of the Queen's Pictures, in the Royal Collection, 1988-2005.
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