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O Toronto: Paintings and Notes
New Press, 1973, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Fair, First Edition, Illustrated By: Kurelek, William; Paterson, Peter (Photography). Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, (xii), 43 pages. "William Kurelek's paintings of Toronto not only portray a great city, but convey a powerful and prophetic vision of modern man as cynical and sympathetic; powerful yet frightened of a few dark thunder clouds; butcher, saviour and producer. The twenty-one paintings, twenty in colour, are accompanied by an introduction by James Bacque (who went on to write "Other Loses"), with expansive notes to each plate by the painter." - from dust jacket. Oblong 11.25" x 8.75". Moderate wear to clean and unmarked book. Binding intact. Above-average wear to dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A sound copy of this special Kurelek work.
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