Australia Artists A-D

  • # 18701

    CONNOR, Kevin; HASTINGS, Elizabeth

    Kevin Connor paintings and drawings 1983 – 2016 (deluxe edition)

    Selected and edited by Lou Klepac. With contributions by Barry Pearce, Hendrik Kolenberg and Margaret Connor. Sydney : The Beagle Press, 2016. Quarto, lettered black cloth in matching slipcase, pp. 204, fully illustrated. The deluxe edition, limited to 25 copies, spcially bound, signed by the artist, with an original signed etching ‘Figure on Observatory Hill’ …

  • # 18128

    BOYD, Arthur

    Arthur Boyd Recent paintings (with a signed letter to Joseph Brown)

    London : Fischer Fine Art Limited, 1973. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, glassine, pp. 32, illustrated. Loosely enclosed, a signed letter from Boyd to Joseph Brown, dated 12th May 1973, mentioning that he is sending him six transparencies and this catalogue, in order for the Hamilton Gallery to select a painting for their collection.

  • # 18490

    ANDREW, Brook (b. 1970)

    Theme park

    Utrecht, The Netherlands : AAMU, 2008. Small quarto, pictorial cloth boards, pp 123, colour and black-and-white illustrations; text in English and Dutch; an as new copy. Catalogue of the exhibition by Australian Indigenous artist Brook Andrew staged at the Museum of Contemporary Aboriginal Art, Utrecht, October 17 2008 – April 13 2009. With essays by Marcia …

  • # 18651

    [BALDESSIN]. LINDSAY, Robert and HOLLOWAY, Memory.

    George Baldessin: Sculpture and etchings. A memorial exhibition.

    Melbourne: NGV, 1983. Folio, illustrated silver wrappers, 152pp. extensively illustrated. A fine copy, an important retrospective.

  • # 18415

    [HUMPHRIES, Barry, b.1934]

    [CONDER] Barry Humphries : a small group of correspondence and memorabilia, 1962-1985.

    From the estate of Adelaide bibliophile and art collector, Keith Wingrove (1910–1995). A Nice Night’s Entertainment with Barry Humphries. Programme for Australian tour, 1962. Octavo, staple bound, [16] pp, illustrated; signed in full on the front wrapper by Barry Humphries; fine. Typed letter on Barry Humphries’ personal letterhead, single quarto sheet, headed Tivoli Theatre, Sydney, …

  • # 17635

    DURACK, Mary; DURACK, Elizabeth (llustrator)

    The courteous savage : Yagan of Swan River

    Edinburgh : Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1964. First edition. Quarto, boards with illustrated dust jacket (chipped at corners and head and foot of spine; waterstain along spine); pp 83, with Elizabeth Durack’s monochrome and bichrome illustrations throughout; internally clean and sound, a good copy.

  • # 18509

    COUNIHAN, Noel, and LINDSAY, Jack.

    War or Peace. Twelve linocuts by Noel Counihan. Poems by Jack Lindsay.

    Preface by Robert Smith. Melbourne: Gryphon Books, n.d. [1978]. Large oblong quarto, quarter maroon morocco with gilt-lettered boards in matching slipcase, numerous colour plates reproducing Counihan linocuts, additional suite of the plates in black and white contained in a stiff paper maroon folder. Limited to 250 copies signed by Lindsay and Counihan, this copy marked …

  • # 18462

    [ANNAND]. McDONALD, Anne

    Douglas Annand : the art of life

    Canberra : National Gallery of Australia, 2001. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 96, illustrated. Fine copy.

  • # 18454

    NORTH, Ian.

    The art of Dorrit Black (signed by the author)

    Melbourne: Macmillan and the Art Gallery of South Australia, 1979. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, some shelfwear, pp 152. The standard monograph on the artist, illustrated throughout with a detailed catalogue.

  • # 18410

    [ARKLEY]. CRAWFORD, Ashley and EDGAR, Ray.

    Spray. The work of Howard Arkley.

    Sydney : Craftsman House, 1997. Quarto, boards in illustrated dustjacket, pp. 152, illustrated, a fine copy. First edition. Scarce.

  • # 18094

    FRAZER, David.


    Castlemaine : Unstable Press, 2013. Quarto, cloth bound boards with illustration to front panel, unpaginated, 12 original wood engravings, letterpress. Limited to 15 copies plus three proofs, bound by George Matoulas. An emotional short story about love and its loss. Held in the collections of the State Library of Victoria, Monash University, University of Melbourne, …

  • # 18355

    Sydney Ure Smith

    Art in Australia

    Art in Australia. Series 1, No. 1 – Series 4, No. 6 (1916 – 1942). Complete in 100 issues. Series 1 (11 issues, quarto), Series 2 (2 issues, large quarto), Series 3 (81 issues, quarto), Series 4 (6 issues, large quarto). Illustrated wrappers, occasional chipping, extensively illustrated, tipped-in plates, a very fine set; together with the special issue …

  • # 18352

    BUNNY, Rupert

    The art of Rupert Bunny

    Appreciation by Clive Turnbull. Biographical sketch by Tristan Buesst. Sydney : Ure Smith, [1948]. Quarto, boards in dustjacket (a few edge tears), pp. 75, tipped-in colour plates.

  • # 18323


    The art of Charles Blackman

    London: Andre Deutsch, 1989. Folio, cloth in dustjacket, 266 pages profusely illustrated in colour. The major monograph on the artist. A fine copy.

  • # 18306

    BERGNER, Yosl

    Yosl Bergner : Paintings of Toys 1977

    Tel Aviv : Bineth Gallery, 1977. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (slightly marked), signed in pen by artist on title page, 32 pp. illustrated, catalogue, English and Hebrew printed dos-a-dos. Yosl Bergner was an important member of the Angry Penguins circle in Melbourne in the 1930s and 1940s.

  • # 17640

    COBB, Victor; MACKENZIE, Andrew (ed.)

    The etchings, lecture notes and writings of Victor Cobb 1876-1945

    Melbourne : Pioneer Design Studio, 1987. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp 111. Signed by editor on title page. A comprehensive reference on the work and teachings of Victor Cobb.