Saxl (Fritz), 1890-1948; Wittkower (Rudolf), 1901-1971

Guide to the photographic exhibition of English art and the Mediterranean compiled by the Warburg Institute. Third impression (catalogue of an exhibition organised by the Arts Council / Council for Encouragement of Music and the Arts and held at the Warburg Institute, London, winter 1941-1942; also shown elsewhere)

London, Council for Encouragement of Music and the Arts, 1943
(24.5 cm), (6) 112 (16) pp. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Catalogue of an exhibition displaying photographs (rather than original art objects) on the theme of England’s cultural and artistic relationship with the European continent, from prehistory to end of the 19th century, a demonstration of the organisers’ (Fritz Saxl and Rudolf Wittkower) “Warburgian” methodological perspective. “Third impression, 1943”. ¶ Very good, unmarked copy.
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