years now, the Yevonde Portrait Archive has been producing
dye transfer and pigment transfer prints from the original
1930's VIVEX colour separation negatives in the archive.
of the images displayed on this website are available
for sale in the form of limited edition pigment transfer
prints. The images are printed on the finest quality
watercolour paper in 16 x 20 in. format and are fully
archival. The edition size is limited to 30 plus 5 sets
of artist's proofs to maintain their exclusivity.
Portrait Archive has also produced two limited edition
folios of Goddesses, each folio containing ten prints
housed in a beautiful silk-covered, velvet-lined presentation
case, complete with letterpress printed title page,
contents page and colophon. These folios are objects
of great beauty, and should appeal to all collectors
of fine art photography.
third of the images on display are available in the
form of archival dye transfer prints whose glowing colours
bring out all the richness and warmth inherent in the
and pigment transfer prints £650 each.
folios I and II £5000.00 each.
currently four books on the life and work of Madame
Yevonde, three of which have been out of print for some
years, though the archive has a few copies left for
Yevonde - Colour, Fantasy and Myth, Robin Cousins
and Pam Roberts, National Portrait Gallery, 1990. Produced
to accompany the original exhibition tour. Three essays
on Madame Yevonde, the VIVEX process and the background
to the Goddesses, plus many b/w and colour plates.
copies @ £25 plus p&p
Yevonde - Be Original or Die, by Brett Rogers and
Adam Lowe, The British Council, 1998. Produced in bi-ligual
English-Spanish form to accompany the exhibition which
toured South America, and later Spain. Places Madame
Yevonde's work in its art historical context, and reviews
the VIVEX process she used. Numerous colour plates of
work not hitherto published.
copies @ £25 plus p&p
and Others - Yevonde: A Portrait, by Kate Salway,
Balcony Books, 1990. Well researched, strongly biographical.
copies @ £18.00 plus p&p
- Portraits by Madame Yevonde, by Lawrence N. Hole,
Darling and Company, Seattle, 2000. Small, beautifully
produced and illustrated volume which takes a closer
look at the VIVEX process and explores the background
to the Goddesses series of portraits, at the same time
looking beneath the glamour for the ultimate source
of the artists motivation.
stock @ £17.50 plus p&p
5 - 10 days for delivery.
All of the
images displayed on this website are availble for reproduction
in books, magazines, catalogues, calendars and top quality