Art Books

  • # 23838

    KRELL, Alan.

    Fred Cress. Stages.

    Sydney : Wild & Woolley, 1989. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 126, illustrated. A fine copy

  • # 23834

    BOOTH, Peter; SMITH, Jason

    Peter Booth. Human nature

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 2003. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 152, illustrated. Inscription to title page. ‘The first major survey of work from 1970 – 2003 by one of Australia’s most acclaimed contemporary artists’.

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    # 23818

    MOLVIG, Jon

    Jon Molvig : Maverick

    Brisbane : Thames & Hudson, 2019. Quarto, laminated illustrated boards, pp. 192, illustrated. New copy. Jon Molvig (1923–70) settled in his adopted Brisbane in 1955 and dominated the city’s art scene into the late 1960s. A volatile and rebellious character, Molvig was also a charismatic teacher whose uncompromising commitment to painting inspired a group of …

  • # 23817

    COTTE, Sabine

    Mirka Mora : a life making art

    Melbourne : Thames &​ Hudson Australia, 2019. Octavo, boards in dustjacket, pp. 268, illustrated. New copy. Mirka Mora features a rich insight into the intellectual life and art practice of one of Australia’s most versatile, creative and prolific modern artists. A Melbourne cultural icon, Mirka, along with her ex-husband Georges, was instrumental in helping to …

  • # 23796

    HESSON, Angela

    Hans and Nora Heysen : two generations of Australian Art

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 2019. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. xx; 155, illustrated. New copy in shrinkwrap. Hans and Nora Heysen: Two Generations of Australian Art brings together the work of Hans Heysen and Nora Heysen, father-and-daughter artists whose work spanned more than a century. While Hans devoted his mature practice predominantly to …

  • # 23795

    MARAWILI, Nongirrna

    Nongirrna Marawili : from my heart and mind

    Edited by Cara Pinchbeck with Djambawa Marawili, Kade McDonald and Henry F Skerritt. Sydney, NSW : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2018. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 128, illustrated. Noŋgirrŋa Marawili is one of the most distinctive Aboriginal artists working today. From her home in Yirrkala, Marawili has revolutionised the art of north‐eastern Arnhem Land …

  • # 23794

    ALBERT, Tony.

    Tony Albert : visible

    Brisbane : QAGOMA, 2019. Quarto, illustrated boards, pp. 104, illustrated. New copy, in shrinkwrap. This publication, which accompanies the QAGOMA exhibition of the same name, chronicles the development of the career of Tony Albert, one of the country’s brightest rising art stars. His work has come to prominence through its ability to speak to important …

  • # 23790

    THOMAS, David

    The life and art of Rupert Bunny : a catalogue raisonné in two volumes.

    Melbourne : Thames &​ Hudson Australia, 2017. Two volumes, quarto, illustrated boards, pp. 88. 208, extensively illustrated, in buckram slipcase. New copy. ‘Australia’s most internationally acclaimed artist of his time, Rupert Bunny’s life and career was predominantly spent in France before his return to Australia. Combining research from previously unknown letters and diaries with works …

  • # 23789

    TUNNICLIFFE, Wayne (editor)

    John Russell : Australia’s French Impressionist

    Sydney : Art Gallery of New South Wales and Melbourne : Thames & Hudson, 2019. Quarto, illustrated boards, pp. 264, illustrated in colour. Contributions by Hilary Spurling, Anne Galbally, Elena Taylor, Anne Ryan, Paula Dredge, Jackie Dunn, Nick Yelverton, and Anne Gerard Austin Australian artist John Russell (1858-1930) was an active and influential member of the …

  • # 23784

    KLEIN, Deborah

    Deborah Klein : out of the past 1995-2007

    Melbourne : Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, 2008. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 38, colour illustrations throughout. Exhibition catalogue with essay by Diane Soumilas, curriculum vitae and artist bibliography.

  • # 23781

    SMART, Jeffrey.

    Jeffrey Smart Drawings and Studies 1942 – 2001

    Melbourne : Auastralian Galleries, 2001. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 206, contributions by Germaine Greer and Edmund Capon; a fine copy.

  • # 23779

    MITELMAN, Allan; CROSS, Elizabeth

    Allan Mitelman : works on paper 1967 – 2004 (signed copy)

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 2004. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 144, illustrated. A fine monograph on the minimalist. Signed by Mitelman on the title page.

  • # 23723

    BRADDON, Russell

    Thomas Baines and the North Australian Expedition

    Sydney : Collins in association with the Royal Geographic Society, 1986. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 160, illustrated. The North Australian Expedition of 1855-56 was led by Augustus Gregory and is documented in the sketches, watercolours and oil paintings of Thomas Baines, formerly in the collection of the Royal Geographic Society, and now in the …

  • # 23565

    GRAY, Anne

    A. Henry Fullwood. War paintings

    Canberra : Australian War Memorial, 1983. Oblong quarto, cloth in illustrated dustjacket (lightly creased), pp. 96, illustrated. The first monograph on Fullwood, Official Artist for Australia in France and Belgium during the First World War.

  • # 23610

    GIMINEZ, Carmen et al.

    Calder Lightness / Richard Tuttle Wire Pieces / Fred Sandback 64 Three-Part Pieces

    St. Louis : Pulitzer Arts Foundation, 2015. Folio, lettered wrappers, unpaginated, illustrations. Catalogue published for the exhibitions “Calder Lightness,” curated by Carmen Giménez; “Richard Tuttle Wire pieces,” curated by Emily Rauh Pulitzer; and “Fred Sandback 64 three-part pieces,” curated by Tamara H. Schenkenberg, held at the Pulitzer Arts Foundation, St. Louis, 2015.

  • # 23615

    DENT, John

    John Dent retrospective 1973-1993

    Castlemaine : Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, 1994. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 64, illustrated. Limited to 300 copies signed by the artist.