Australia Artists A-D

  • # 19407

    CRAWFORD, Marian (1955 - )

    Memory work

    [Melbourne : the artist, 2018]. Artist’s book. Octavo (21cm tall), self-wrappers, blue cellophane dustjacket, pp. [48], printed letterpress, relief and intaglio. Unique edition. A contemporary photobook created by Melbourne artist Marian Crawford, drawing on her memories growing up on Babana, or Ocean Island (contemporary Kiribati) and using historical photographs of what was at the time …

  • # 19400

    SMITH, Geoffrey and ST JOHN MOORE, Felicity

    Charles Blackman. Alice in Wonderland

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 2006. Quarto, boards with pictorial onlay in dust jacket, pp. 142, extensively illustrated. One of the scarce hardcover copies, only 1000 were printed and all sold out during the exhibition. Related ephemera loosely enclosed. A fine copy.

  • # 19111

    HARPER, Katherine Campbell; BENNETT, Rubery

    The life & work of Rubery Bennett (signed with a small sketch)

    Sydney : The Pot Still Press, 1979. Quarto, cloth in marked dustjacket (the cloth marked along lower edge), pp. 68; 26 colour plates; [4]. Limited to 1200 signed copies. This copy with a presentation inscription from the artist with a small landscape sketch. A letter to the artist loosely enclosed.

  • # 19325

    E. Phillips Fox & Ethel Carrick

    Melbourne : Deutscher Fine Art, 1997. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, pp. 63, catalogue illustrated throughout in colour, introduction by David Thomas.

  • # 19168

    CAZNEAUX, Harold; DUPAIN, Max


    Photographs by Harold Cazneaux 1878 – 1953. Selected and with an appreciation by Max Dupain. Canberra : National Library of Australia, 1984 (reprint). Quarto, gilt-lettered cloth in dustjacket, pp. xv; 88, black and white plates. A fine copy

  • # 19386

    DOBELL, William

    Drawings of Sir William Dobell 1930 – 1970

    Newcastle : Newcastle City Art Gallery, 1971. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 8, illustrated.

  • # 19253

    HOFF, Ursula.

    Charles Conder : his Australian years.

    Melbourne : National Gallery Society of Victoria, 1960. Small quarto, illustrated card wrappers (foxed), 48pp. illustrated, includes essays, letters and annotated catalogue.

  • # 19221

    CRAFWORD, Marian (1955 - )

    Picturing the island

    Melbourne : the artist, 2016. Quarto, illustrated wrappers with wraparound title band, pp. [52], illustrated. Signed and dated by the artist. A contemporary photobook created by Melbourne artist Marian Crawford, drawing on her memories growing up on Babana (contemporary Kiribati) and using historical photographs of what was at the time known as the Gilbert and …

  • # 19214

    Australian New Writing. Nos 1-4 (complete)

    Sydney: Current Book Distributors, 1944-45. Four volumes, paper wrappers. Edited by Katherine Susannah Prichard, George Farwell and Bernard Smith. A contemporary literary periodical to Angry Penguins, discussed by Haese in Rebels & Precursors. Includes articles by John Reed, Vic O’Connor, Miles Franklin, drawings by Russell Drysdale.

  • # 19376

    William Dobell : paintings from 1926 to 1964

    Sydney : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1964. Second revised edition. Octavo, pictorial wrappers, [40pp]. Catalogue for a major retrospective of Dobell’s works, listing 223 pieces with selected items illustrated in colour and black and white. Introduction by Hal Missingham.

  • # 19369

    [BOCK]. BUTLER, Roger, et al.

    Thomas Bock. Convict engraver, society portraitist

    Tasmania, Canberra : Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery and Australian National Gallery, 1991. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 108, preface by Kevin Munn, introduction by Diane Dunbar, chronology of Bock’s life and work, essay on Bock by Roger Butler, essay by Andrew Sayers, essay on Thomas Bock’s portraits of the Tasmanian Aborigines by N. J. …

  • # 19362

    [BAYLISS, Clifford]

    Clifford Bayliss 1912-1989 : Surrealist drawings from the 1940s

    Melbourne : Bridget McDonnell Gallery, 1995. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp 24. Colour and black and white images throughout.

  • # 19580

    Deutsher, Chris; Butler, Roger.

    A survey of Australian relief prints, 1900/1950

    Melbourne : Deutscher Galleries, 1978. Large octavo, pictorial wrappers, 125pp. Illustrated in black and white showing woodcut and linocut prints, with additional biographical information on the artists represented.

  • # 19013

    [DULDIG, Karl]

    Karl Duldig. Survey sculpture & graphic works 1922-1982

    Langwarrin, Victoria : The McClelland Gallery. Square octavo, pictorial wrappers, 56pp. Catalogues 32 works, all reproduced in black and white, with foreward by Patrick McCaughey.  Together with ephemera on the artist, including six photographic reproductions of the artist, each signed by Duldig in pen.

  • # 18793

    DYSART, Dinah

    Julian Ashton

    Canberra : Australian National Gallery, 1981. Two volumes, oblong octavo, gilt-lettered cloth in marbled paper slipcase with ribbon draw, vol. 1 pp. 54, illustrated essay on the artist, vol. 2 unpaginated, reproducing an artist’s sketchbook held in the ANG collection. Previous owner’s name on endpaper else fine.

  • # 18791

    BREUER, Eva

    David Boyd : his work, his life, his family.

    [Sydney] : Eva Breuer Art Dealer, June 2012. Oblong quarto, pictorial card covers, 346 pp, illustrated with over 150 colour plates. A superb catalogue to accompany an exhibition of Boyd’s work staged at the National Trust S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 17 August – 23 September 2012, curated by Nicky McWilliam (Eva Breuer Art Dealer), foreword …