RARE
9781843511724

Brian Bourke, Five Decades. 1960s – 2000s

By: Brian Bourke

50.00

‘With its imprimatur from Seamus Heaney and rich production values from Lilliput, (Five Decades) would make a wonderful present for someone special.’ – Rosia Sweetman, The Independent.

The book contains writings by Seamus Heaney, Frances Ruane, Carlos Garcia-Monzon, Eva Bourke, Frankie Gavin, Rosemarie Noone, James McKenna, Desmond Egan, Patrick Murphy & Frank McGuinness. It is lavishly illustrated & surveys the entire career of this distinguished artist.

This large-format 320-page book was designed by Tony O’Hanlon (Propeller), and pubished in two editions:

A standard edition of 700 copies in hardback at 70 Euro
A limited, numbered edition of 300 copies (50 copies hors commerce), presented in a slipcase, together with a specially commissioned, signed lithograph, at 250 euro.

Contents:

Bourke’s Mark -Seamus Heaney

The Bourke of Art -Frankie Gavin

Extremadura -Carols Garcia-Mozon

From ‘Sonata of the Painter’s Shadow’ -Eva Bourke

A Continuous Thread -Frances Ruane

From ‘Goat’ -Eva Bourke

Interview -Rosemarie Noone

Summer ‘69 -James McKenna

Brian Bourke, Landscape with Figure -Desmond Egan

The Baker Takes a Walk -Frank McGuinness

 

Quantity
ISBN
9781843511724
Weight 2 kg
publication-date

July 2010

format

290x250mm, 319pp