Australia Artists A-D

  • # 25476

    Sydney Ure Smith

    [BOOKPLATES]. Art in Australia. A Quarterly Magazine. Third Series, Number Five.

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1923. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers, unpaginated, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, an excellent copy. Includes literary works by George Lambert on a European Art exhibition and various reviews. Illustrations by Heysen, Strang, Rothenstein, et al. Also includes an article …

  • # 25359

    [COTTON]. ENNIS, Helen

    Olive Cotton Photographer (deluxe edition with original signed photograph)

    Photographs and captions by Olive Cotton, with an introduction by Helen Ennis and a personal memoir by Sally McInerney. Canberra: National Library of Australia, 1995. Folio, gilt-titled buckram (small dent on upper board), 72pp. illustrated by Cotton’s superb black and white photography. Neat presentation inscription to endpaper. This one of 130 de luxe copies specially …

  • # 24929

    DUPAIN, Max (1911-1992)

    Max Dupain photographs (signed copy)

    Introduction by Hal Missingham. Sydney : Ure Smith, 1948. Quarto, lettered cloth (stained and marked), pp. 12; 51 black and white plates (short tear to final plate). Limited to 1000 copies signed by Dupain. Includes some of the photographer’s iconic images such as “The Sunbaker”, portraits of Norman Lindsay and William Dobell. Scarce.  

  • # 25385

    Sydney Ure Smith

    Art in Australia : Eighth number.

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith, Bertram Stevens &​ C. Lloyd Jones. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1921. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers (spine split, upper wrapper nearly detached), unpaginated, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates. Essay by Lionel Lindsay on Tom Roberts; essay by James S McDonald on Lionel Lindsay; illustrations by Meldrum, Lionel …

  • # 25383

    Sydney Ure Smith

    Art in Australia. A Quarterly Magazine. Third Series, Number Twelve.

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1925. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers, unpaginated, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, a very good copy. Includes essay  by Lionel Lindsay on Heysen’s Flower Pieces; essay by Julian Ashton on M. Napier Waller; and an essay by George Bell on …

  • # 25382

    Sydney Ure Smith

    Art in Australia. A Quarterly Magazine. Third Series, Number Sixteen.

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1926. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers, unpaginated, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, edges flecked and mild foxing to outer leaves, but a very good copy. Includes essay by James McDonald on the later works of  Arthur Streeton; essay by Basil …

  • # 25381

    Sydney Ure Smith

    Art in Australia. A quarterly magazine. Third series, number twenty-eight. The art of Will Ashton.

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1928. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers (some creasing to spine, slight marks to upper and lower wrapper), unpaginated, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, slight foxing, otherwise internally very clean, a good copy. A special edition of Art in Australia showcasing …

  • # 25380

    Sydney Ure Smith

    Art in Australia. A quarterly magazine. Third series, number thirty-two.

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1928. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers (slight sunning to spine, minor silverfishing lower wrapper, short tear to head and foot of spine), unpaginated, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, some foxing throughout, a good copy. Includes essay on John Curlewis by …

  • # 25378

    Sydney Ure Smith.

    Art in Australia. A quarterly magazine. Third series, number sixty-three.

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1936. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers (loss to head of spine), 94pp, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, some foxing, otherwise very clean internally, a good copy. Features articles on the Felton Bequest, Harley C Griffiths, and a comparison of Rembrandt …

  • # 25377

    Sydney Ure Smith.

    Art in Australia. A quarterly magazine. Third series, number sixty-six.

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1937. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers with Margaret Preston design (small pen mark at fore-edge of upper wrapper), 88pp, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, very clean internally, a fine copy. Features articles on Arthur Streeton’s recent works, the Archibald Competition, …

  • # 25376

    Sydney Ure Smith

    [BOOKPLATES]. Art in Australia. A Quarterly Magazine. Third Series, Number Five.

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1923. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers, unpaginated, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, an excellent copy. Includes literary works by George Lambert on a European Art exhibition and various reviews. Illustrations by Heysen, Strang, Rothenstein, et al. Also includes an article …

  • # 25352

    LINDSAY, Robert

    John Brack. A retrospective exhibition.

    With essays by Ursual Hoff and Patrick McCaughey. Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 1987. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 144, illustrated. Several photographs of Brack paintings are pasted in by a previous owner. The first retrospective held at the NGV.

  • # 25304

    [COTTON]. ENNIS, Helen

    Olive Cotton

    Sydney : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2000. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 64, illustrated.

  • # 25303

    [COTTON]. ENNIS, Helen

    Olive Cotton Photographer

    Photographs and captions by Olive Cotton, with an introduction by Helen Ennis and a personal memoir by Sally McInerney. Canberra: National Library of Australia, 2005 (reprint). Folio, illustrated wrappers, 72pp. illustrated by Cotton’s superb black and white photography.

  • # 25300

    [BLACKMAN, Charles]

    The Charles Blackman Fundraising Auction

    Melbourne : Mossgreen Auctions, 2014. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, 76pp. Illustrated in full colour, with introduction extracted from the introductions to the Charles Blackman 80 Year Birthday exhibition catalogue by Walter Granek and Paul Sumner.

  • # 25299

    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 …