Australia Artists A-D

  • # 21162

    BRACK, John

    John Brack nudes. Fifteen original lithographs.

    Text by Margaret Plant. Introduction by Gordon Thomson. Melbourne: Lyre Bird Press, 1982. Large folio (465 x 340mm), in a modern binding of full black kangaroo decorated with Brack motif, housed in a black buckram clamshell box with gilt decoration and lettering on front panel. Illustrated with fifteen original large lithographs by Brack, each drawn on a …

  • # 21024

    Sydney Ure Smith

    Art in Australia. A Quarterly Magazine. Third Series, Number Forty-Seven. B.E. Minns Number

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1932. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers, 70pp, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, faint foxing to preliminaries, else a fine copy. Features essay by Julian Ashton on the artist on the Future of the Theatre, and an article on the artist’s …

  • # 20649

    [COBURN, John].

    John Coburn : Prints 1959 – 2000 (with an original signed screen print)

    Compiled by Julianna Kolenberg, with an essay by Peter Skrzynecki. Melbourne : Australian Galleries, 2000. Quarto, casebound, 48 pp. The deluxe edition, limited to only 45 copies, signed by the artist, with an original screenprint measuring 180 x 180mm titled Sunrise, produced specially for the book. A fine and scarce deluxe edition.

  • # 20970

    HOFF, Ursula

    Charles Conder

    Melbourne : Lansdowne Press, 1972. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 104, illustrated. A fine copy.

  • # 20926

    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 …

  • # 20877

    [DRYSDALE]. BURKE, Joseph.

    The paintings of Russell Drysdale.

    Sydney: Ure Smith. Quarto, boards, colour illustrated dustjacket (edges rubbed), 52pp. Signed by the artist, first edition limited to 1000 copies, 15 tipped- in colour plates and photo of Drysdale, essay by Joseph Burke,.

  • # 20843

    BROMLEY, David

    A Picture Book First and Foremost

    Melbourne : Story Road, 2009. Volume one : Children’s; Volume Two : Nudes; Volume Three : Worlds. Three volumes, quarto, mint copies in slipcase and original mailing box, unpaginated (each volume 80 pp.), illustrated throughout on glossy art paper. A Picture Book First and Foremost captures the two distinct and unique languages of Bromley’s work; …

  • # 20098

    CYRULLA, Dagmar

    Dagmar Cyrulla. Watched and watching (signed copy)

    [Melbourne ?] : the artist, 2012. Octavo, linen bound boards, pp. 64, illustrated. Signed and inscribed by the artist on the endpaper.

  • # 20132

    BULLOCK, Natasha (editor)

    Harold Cazneaux : artist in photography

    Sydney : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2008. Quarto, illustrated cards, pp. 178, illustrated.

  • # 20169


    David Davies: the expatriate period

    [London: Anthony A. Cowden, 1978]. Quarto, Illustrated wrappers, pp. [28], some illustrations, black and white. Foreword by Emma Hicks. Copy number 55 of 350.

  • # 20650

    [CARRICK, Ethel; FOX, E. Phillips]

    Art, love, and life : Ethel Carrick and E. Phillips Fox

    Brisbane : Queensland Art Gallery, 2011. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, pp 174. Art exhibition monograph detailing the rich artistic relationship between Ethel Carrick and E. Phillips Fox, with over 140 colour illustrations.

  • # 20157


    Julian Ashton : 14 November 1981 – 31 January 1982

    Sydney : National Trust of Australia, [1981]. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 24, illustrated black and white. Introduction by Dinah Dysart, list of principal exhibitions.

  • # 19371

    BOWMAN, Lisa

    Australians on Arthur Boyd

    Melbourne : Australia Post, 1998. Oblong quarto, illustrated gatefold wrappers (containing the First Day Cover in rear endpocket), pp. 40, extensively illustrated.

  • # 20103

    CANNING, Criss

    Criss Canning 2008

    Melbourne : Metro 5 Gallery, 2008. Small quarto, blind embossed diecut wrappers, pp. 24, illustrated. Fine copy.

  • # 20109

    BLACKMAN, Charles

    Catalogue of the recent work of Charles Blackman

    With an introduction by Bernard Smith. London : The Leicester Galleries, 1968. Octavo, illustrated wrappers (creased), pp. 16, illustrated.

  • # 20301

    [NOLAN, Sidney]

    Sidney Nolan : Leda and the swan and other recent work

    London : Matthieson Gallery, [1960]. Large octavo, pictorial wrappers, [10p], illustrated in colour and black and white. Includes introduction by Stephen Spender.