School of Genius: A History of the Royal Academy of Arts (James Fenton) soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Royal Academy of Arts, 2006, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Colour photographs; Photographic end papers & blanks; 2-column text;
From the cover: Since its foundation in 1768 the Royal Academy has been the theatre on whose broad stage the triumphs, tragedies, sensations and scandals of the British art world have been enacted. This book is a meticulously researched and highly illustrated portrait of those who have played a part in the institutions development from its inception to the present day.
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Gently faded at the spine of the dust wrapper otherwise a very well presented copy.
Red boards with Red & Blind-stamped titling to the Spine & Upper Board. 319 pages. Index. Bibliography. 10½” x 8″.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I entrance you with a variety of books within my History Individual Organisations catalogue?