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Discover one of the best secondhand art bookshops in the UK

Visit the shop

We are following all government guidelines and advice, including social distancing and limiting customer numbers when necessary to ensure a safe shopping experience.

For the most up to date information on reopening or to order online please check the shop website.

Pallant House Gallery Bookshop is an award-winning independent art bookshop offering the best of new, remaindered and out of print books on Modern British art in the country.

We also commission prints, artist’s multiples and stock limited editions from the best modern and contemporary artists working in Britain today, and also stock a range of design products, cards and gifts.

Opening hours

Tuesday to Saturday: 10am–5pm
Sunday/Bank Holidays: 11am–5pm


+44 (0) 1243 781293 or +44 (0) 1243 770813

Pallant House Gallery Publications

To celebrate our unique history, collections and exhibitions, we produce our own publications that are available to buy from Pallant Bookshop.

Discover our latest publications or visit the Pallant Bookshop to find our back catalogue.

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Barnett Freedman: Designs for Modern Britain

Published to accompany the exhibition Barnett Freedman: Designs for Modern Britain, this book chronicles Freedman’s early years as a war artist, his numerous commercial projects and examines his distinctive use of lettering.

Order today from Pallant Bookshop


Cover of the catalogue accompanying the exhibition Ivon Hitchens: Space through Colour, showing a colourful detail from an abstract painting

Ivon Hitchens: Space Through Colour

An essential guide to the life and work of Ivon Hitchens, published to accompany the exhibition Ivon Hitchens: Space Through Colour.

This richly illustrated catalogue, includes more than 70 examples of Hitchens’ work from across his career, including his best-known landscapes of the Sussex countryside.

Buy your copy today

Julian Trevelyan: The Artist and His World

An essential guide to the life and work of Julian Trevelyan, published to accompany the exhibition Julian Trevelyan: The Artist and His World.

Buy your copy today


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A Guide to Pallant House Gallery

This illustrated guide provides an introduction to the Gallery and its history, architecture and collections, and the stories of the people behind it.

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POP! Art in a Changing Britain

Published to accompany POP! Art in a Changing Britain, this richly illustrated publication celebrates the extensive collection of painting, sculpture and print acquired by Professor Sir Colin St John Wilson in the decades that followed the Second World War.

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Cathie Pilkington: Working from Home

An exclusive concertina-style publication to accompany the artist’s 2018-19 installation, Working from Home. Includes an essay by Neil Walton about the artist and her work and new photography of her Pallant House Gallery installation.

Buy your copy today