New Haven: Yale University Press, 1978. First edition. Hardcover. Large square quartos. Vol.1: (xxv)  187pp. . Vol.2: (xx)  228pp. Vol.3: (xvii)  363pp. . Vol.4 (xvii)  295pp. Black cloth slipcase with gilt and white lettering over a black label on the side. Light beige cloth boards with black lettering on the front covers, with gilt lettering over black labels on the spines. This set is a complete catalogue raisonne of Jackson Pollock's work covering the years 1930, the year he started his formal art education, though his death in 1956. Included are all of the artist's known work across the various media, including paint on canvas, drawings and painted ceramics. Profusely illustrated throughout with b/w and color reproductions of the artist's work and accompanied by scholarly annotations and captions for each work, with physical details of the work, mentions of exhibitions of the work, and/or bibliographic or print sources for information. Introductory notes from art collector Eugene Thaw.
Slipcase with minor rubbing/bumping to corners, light scratches to the sides, and a small stain on the top. Bindings with minor foxing to the covers. Slipcase and bindings in very good-, interiors in near fine condition overall. vg- to near fine. Item #43578