Foreword by James Burr, A background to Sfumato by Sheldon Williams. London, Zwemmer Gallery, 1967. Small folio, 24 pages, illustrated laminated boards, illustrated throughout. A scarce publication from Boyd’s London years. From the library of Queensland art dealer Sharon Jones, her name inscribed to the endpaper.
Sydney : Savill Galleries, 2011. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, [pp. 36], illustrations throughout. Catalogue of 39 works for the exhibition, includes price list.
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Melbourne : Adam Galleries, . Quarto, cream wrappers, illustrated front, [pp. 12], some images. Catalogue of 46 works, with brief biography.
[Sydney] : Savill Galleries, . Quarto, illustrated wrappers, [pp. 12], colour illustrations throughout. Catalogue of 17 works, with details on provenance and where each work was exhibited.
Melbourne : Heide Museum of Modern Art, 2000. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 48, illustrated, previous owner’s name to half-title. ‘Throughout the 1950s and 1960s John Brack established a reputation as one of Australia’s leading artists. This publication looks at the second half of his career in which he produced a startling new series of paintings …
BOT, G. W.
London : Hart Gallery, c. 2009. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 32, illustrated. Text by Jason Smith.
London : Secker and Warburg / The Rudy Komon Gallery, 1973. Quarto, publisher’s cloth covered boards in original dust jacket (spine and edges sunned), pp 272, introduction by Laurie Thomas, 75 colour and b/w plates, plus catalogue of 1,875 original Boyd drawings illustrated in b/w; light foxing to edges, else a very good copy. The …
Melbourne : the author, 1987. Octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp. 272, illustrated.
Melbourne : Museum of Modern Art of Australia, 1960. Octavo, self-wrappers (with a portrait of Dobell by David Moore), pp. , essays by Joseph Burke and John Reed, catalogue of 32 works. The artist’s first exhibition in Melbourne.
BERGNER, Audrey (Odri)
Tel Aviv : Shva Publishers, 1990. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, card slipcase, pp. 154, text in English and Hebrew. Born in Sydney in 1927, Bergner studied at the National Gallery Art School before settling in Israel with her husband Yosl Bergner in 1951.
Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 1987. Quarto, cloth in dustjacket, pp. 216, illustrated. The scarce hardcover edition. Photographs by the famous Australian landscape painter.
Sydney : Murdoch Books, 2007. Folio (33 x 36 cm), illustrated cloth boards, pp. 392, colour illustrations throughout. An as new copy. “This is a very personal selection of approximately 47 celebrity photographic portraits taken by Peter Brew-Bevan. The book begins with introduction which outlines Peter Brew-Bevan’s career as both fine artist and photographer, and places …
Brisbane : Philip Bacon Galleries, 2005. Quarto, lettered wrappers in illustrated dustjacket, pp. 20, essay by Edmund Capon, late Director of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, catalogue of 32 works, invitation card and price list, a fine copy.
Depicted in twenty-six wood engravings and text by Tate Adams. With an Introduction by David Wynn. Melbourne : Lyre Bird Press, 1981. Small quarto, gilt-lettered burgandy cloth in matching slipcase (slightly marked), pp. xvi; 42; (2), illustrated with original wood-engravings by Tate Adams.Limited to 375 copies signed by the artist. Original invitation to the launch …
ATYEO, Sam; PHIPPS, Jennifer
Melbourne : Heide Park and Art Gallery, 1982. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp.51, illustrated.
Canberra : National Gallery of Australia, 2010. Pictorial card portfolio (22 x 16 cm) with 8 colour reproduction cards of Dowling’s paintings and illustrated foldout pamphlet. An education resource for secondary school students, used as an introduction to the exhibition “Robert Dowling : Tasmanian son of Empire.”