Sketches From The Dream Island Of Birds. Charles Van Sandwyk.
Sketches From The Dream Island Of Birds

Sketches From The Dream Island Of Birds

Vancouver, B.C. Charles Van Sandwyk Fine Arts, 2005. First Edition. Oblong 8vo. [28] pp. Eighteen tipped-in color plates (including front cover) surrounded by decorative gilt borders and black & white illustations; calligraphic text by van Sandwyk. Laid in is a publisher's announcement card with color plate tipped to front cover and inside, a single sheet of text tipped in; as well a single sheet, folded brief biography of van Sandwyk with an Artists Statement. Original handbound bronze wrappers with french flaps, gilt illustration & lettering to front cover; color plate of Dream Island adhered to front cover. A fine copy, as new. Item #20529

The sketchbook belonging to Charles van Sandwyk ~ who traveled through a dream and traded his soft pillow for a third class passage to the island of birds and returned with many tales to tell. Charles Van Sandwyk is a Vancouver artist and author who has attained renowned status and won numerous awards as a fantasy artist. His paintings can be found in the National Gallery of Canada.

Price: $200.00

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