Australia Artists A-D

  • [YIDDISH] Dertseylungen fun Oystralye (signed copy)
GOLDHAR, Pinchas, 1901-1947; COUNIHAN, Noel (illustrator)
# 14936

    # 14936

    GOLDHAR, Pinchas, 1901-1947; COUNIHAN, Noel (illustrator)

    [YIDDISH] Dertseylungen fun Oystralye (signed copy)

    Also titled: Derzeilungen fun Australie. Added romanised title page: Derzeilungen fun Australie / ​by P. Goldhar ; cover and illustrations by Noel Couniham (sic). Printed by York Press, Pty. Ltd., Melbourne. Melburn [Melbourne] : [The Author], 1939. Octavo, pictorial stiff wrappers featuring a linocut by Noel Counihan (edges worn, a couple of tape repairs, stains …

  • Coburn : John Coburn (1925-2006) paintings, works on paper and graphics 1959-2003
[COBURN, John]
# 14980

    # 14980

    [COBURN, John]

    Coburn : John Coburn (1925-2006) paintings, works on paper and graphics 1959-2003

    Sydney : Eva Breuer Art Dealer, 2008. Square octavo, pictorial wrappers, pp 60. All works exhibited reproduced in full colour.

  • Coburn : Paintings, works on paper and graphics
[COBURN, John]
# 14979

    # 14979

    [COBURN, John]

    Coburn : Paintings, works on paper and graphics

    Sydney : Eva Breuer Art Dealer, 2005. Square octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp 48. All works displayed reproduced in full colour.

  • On looking at looking : The art and politics of Ian Burn
[BURN, Ian]; STEPHEN, Ann
# 14970

    # 14970

    [BURN, Ian]; STEPHEN, Ann

    On looking at looking : The art and politics of Ian Burn

    Melbourne : The Miegunyah Press, 2006. Quarto, white boards with pictorial dust jacket, pp 251. The first biography of Australian conceptual artist Ian Burn, featuring over 160 images of Burns' works. Inscribed by author on half-title.

  • Del Kathryn Barton : The whole of everything
[BARTON, Del Kathryn]
# 14969

    # 14969

    [BARTON, Del Kathryn]

    Del Kathryn Barton : The whole of everything

    Melbourne : Katherine Woodbury Gallery, 2008. Quarto, black boards with metallic inlaid text, pp 40, illustrated throughout with full colour plates and photographs.

  • Charles Blackman : works from 1952 - 1990
[BLACKMAN, Charles]
# 14966

    # 14966

    [BLACKMAN, Charles]

    Charles Blackman : works from 1952 – 1990

    Melbourne : Savill Galleries, 2002. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, trifold card. Includes copy of price list.

  • Robert Barnes
[BARNES, Robert]
# 14965

    # 14965

    [BARNES, Robert]

    Robert Barnes

    Brisbane : Philip Bacon Galleries, 1999. Octavo, illustrated wrappers, trifold brochure. Introduction by Hendrick Kolenburg and includes price list.

  • Ralph Balson 1890-1964
[BALSON, Ralph]
# 14964

    # 14964

    [BALSON, Ralph]

    Ralph Balson 1890-1964

    Melbourne : Niagara Galleries, 1989. Oblong octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp 12, some annotations with ink. Includes transcript of Grace Crowley talking about Ralph Balson, and is illustrated throughout in colour.

  • James Cant 1911-1982 : retrospective
RADFORD, Ryan
# 14963

    # 14963

    RADFORD, Ryan

    James Cant 1911-1982 : retrospective

    [n.l] : Ryan Radford, [1984]. Square octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp 32. Illustrated with black and white images throughout.

  • Clifford Bayliss 1912-1989 : Surrealist drawings from the 1940s
[BAYLISS, Clifford]
# 14962

    # 14962

    [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.

  • James Cant 1911-1983 : Survey 1934 - 1954
[CANT, James]
# 14961

    # 14961

    [CANT, James]

    James Cant 1911-1983 : Survey 1934 – 1954

    Melbourne : Niagara, 1993. Quarto, gold coloured wrappers (slightly rubbed), [pp 12]. Coloured reproductions throughout.

  • Kevin Connor : paintings and drawings 1947-88
[CONNOR, Kevin]
# 14960

    # 14960

    [CONNOR, Kevin]

    Kevin Connor : paintings and drawings 1947-88

    Sydney : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1989. Square octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp 46. Colour illustrations throughout.

  • James Clayden
[CLAYDEN, James]
# 14959

    # 14959

    [CLAYDEN, James]

    James Clayden

    Melbourne : Deutscher Brunswick Street, 1990. Quarto, trifold card, illustrated wrappers. Introduction by Barry Hill. Accompanied by price list with some annotations in ink.

  • Grace Cossington-Smith
THOMAS, Daniel
# 14958

    # 14958

    THOMAS, Daniel

    Grace Cossington-Smith

    Sydney : Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1973. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, [pp 38]. Illustrated in black and white throughout.

  • David Blackburn and the Australian Landscape
[BLACKBURN, David]
# 14952

    # 14952

    [BLACKBURN, David]

    David Blackburn and the Australian Landscape

    Canberra : ANU Drill Hall Gallery, 1997. Oblong octavo, maroon embossed wrappers, pp 34. Illustrated with colour images throughout.

  • George Bell
[BELL, George]
# 14951

    # 14951

    [BELL, George]

    George Bell

    Melbourne : Eastgate Gallery, 1989. Quarto, colour illustrated wrappers, [pp 8], fold out rear wrapper. 

  • George Bell
[BELL, George]
# 14949

    # 14949

    [BELL, George]

    George Bell

    Melbourne : University Gallery, University of Melbourne, 1979. Oblong quarto, [pp 36], illustrated wrappers. Colour reproductions of exhibited works throughout.

  • Tony Albert (signed copy)
[PERKINS, Hetti et al]
# 14943

    # 14943

    [PERKINS, Hetti et al]

    Tony Albert (signed copy)

    Edited by Art in Australia. Sydney : NSW Dott Publishing, 2015. Quarto, illustrated boards, pp.80, illustrated. Signed and inscribed by the artist. “Tony Albert is a comprehensive survey of the extraordinary oeuvre of contemporary Australian artist Tony Albert. Featuring a foreword by Hetti Perkins and an in-depth interview with the artist by notable curator Maura …

  • Recent paintings by John Brack
[BRACK, John]
# 14941

    # 14941

    [BRACK, John]

    Recent paintings by John Brack

    Wednesday 1st – Friday 17th September 1971, Joseph Brown Gallery. Melbourne : Joseph Brown Gallery, 1971. Quarto, self covers (a little marked and foxed), pp. 8, large black & white reproduction of Brack's 'The Pink Carpet' on cover, two further black & white reproductions of the artist's work is illustrated, contains essay on Brack and …

  • Clarice Beckett 1887 - 1935
[BECKETT, Clarice]. GOTT, Ted et al.
# 14940

    # 14940

    [BECKETT, Clarice]. GOTT, Ted et al.

    Clarice Beckett 1887 – 1935

    Melbourne : Niagra Galleries, 2000. Oblong quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 48, illustrated throughout, foreword by Ted Gott, list of works and catalogue notes compiled by Rosalind Hollinrake. A very good copy.

  • Yosl Bergner. A retrospective exhibition
BERGNER, Yosl
# 14935

    # 14935

    BERGNER, Yosl

    Yosl Bergner. A retrospective exhibition

    Banyule Gallery. 11 September – 8 December 1985. Melbourne: NGV, 1985. Folio, illustrated card wrappers , 64pp. extensively illustrated, essay by Richard Haese, catalogue of 84 works. An excellent survey of Bergner’s works that he produced while in Australia and Israel.

  • Charles Blackman. Schoolgirls and Angels (signed by author)
ST JOHN MOORE, Felicity
# 14933

    # 14933

    ST JOHN MOORE, Felicity

    Charles Blackman. Schoolgirls and Angels (signed by author)

    A retrospective exhibition of paintings and drawings by Charles Blackman. Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 1993. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, 142 pp. illustrated throughout. Signed by Felicity St. John Moore. Scarce, and a fine copy  

  • Angela Brennan. Peas cooked the Roman way
BRENNAN, Angela
# 14825

    # 14825

    BRENNAN, Angela

    Angela Brennan. Peas cooked the Roman way

    Melbourne : Niagara Gallery, 2004. Quarto, half-cloth over laminated boards (lightly rubbed); pp. [28]; illustrated. 

  • Rainforest (softcover)
[BLACKMAN]. ALVAREZ, Al.
# 14824

    # 14824

    [BLACKMAN]. ALVAREZ, Al.

    Rainforest (softcover)

    Melbourne: Macmillan, 1988. Quarto, illustrated cards, 120pp. with numerous colour reproductions and an illustrated checklist of all the works in Blackman's Rainforest series.

  • An epistle from Oberea
CROOKE, Ray
# 14322

    # 14322

    CROOKE, Ray

    An epistle from Oberea

    With decorations by Ray Crooke. Ferntree Gully, Vic. : The Rams Skull Press, 1955. Quarto, hessian bound boards with traditional Polynesian tapa design, 24 pp, illustrated with seven original silk screens by Ray Crooke. Limited to 250 copies signed by the artist; the cover was also silk-screened by Crooke on Thursday Island; a beautiful Australian …

  • City Bushmen : The Heidelberg School and the Rural Mythology
ASTBURY, Leigh
# 14566

    # 14567

    CHAPMAN, Barbara

    Beatrice Darbyshire

    Perth : Cygnet Books, 1990. Quarto, faux leather boards with dustjacket, 112pp. A biographical art monograph of South Australian draughtsman and etcher Beatrice Darbyshire.

  • A Tribute to William Rubery Bennett (1893-1987)
[BENNETT, William Rubery]; GADSEN, Jennifer
# 14553

    # 14553

    [BENNETT, William Rubery]; GADSEN, Jennifer

    A tribute to William Rubery Bennett (1893-1987)

    Carlton, Vic. : Melbourne Fine Art Gallery, 1996. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, 50 pp. Exhibition catalogue of 39 works by one of Australia's early impressionist painters, several reproduced in colour; includes “previously unseen works from the artist's studio given to Vi Bennett by the artist over the years.”; a good copy.

  • Stella Bowen : Art, Love & War
[BOWEN, Stella],
# 14546

    # 14546

    [BOWEN, Stella]; WILKINS, Lola

    Stella Bowen : art, love and war

    Canberra : Australian War Memorial, 2002. Quarto, illustrated laminated covers (a couple of small stains to front), 66 pp; colour illustrations throughout. A fine exhibition catalogue of the work of Australian war artist Stella Bowen. 

  • Drawings by Drysdale
[DRYSDALE, Russell]
# 14540

    # 14540

    [DRYSDALE, Russell]

    Drawings by Drysdale. Sale Regional Arts Centre. Saturday, July 12, to Friday, September 12, 1975

    Sale, Victoria : Sale Regional Arts Centre, 1975. Quarto, trifold exhibition catalogue, with introduction by Drysdale. Lists 44 works. Foxing at top and bottom edges.

  • Exhibition of Water Colors by Allan Tho’s Bernaldo
[BERNALDO, Allan Thomas]
# 14535

    # 14535

    [BERNALDO, Allan Thomas]

    Exhibition of Water Colors by Allan Tho’s Bernaldo

    [Brighton, Vic.] : The artist, [c.1940]. Octavo, bifold card, listing 43 works offered for sale at the artist's Brighton studio; the rear cover with the artist's advice on the use of watercolour; very good condition.

  • The drawings of WIlliam Dobell in the Australia National Gallery
GLEESON, James
# 14446

    # 14446

    GLEESON, James

    The drawings of WIlliam Dobell in the Australia National Gallery

    Canberra : The Australian National Gallery, 1992. Quarto, pictorial wrappers with dustjacket, 64pp. Illustrated throughout with colour reproductions of Gleeson's works.

  • Lawrence Daws : Asylum in Eden
BRUCE, Candice
# 14443

    # 14443

    BRUCE, Candice

    Lawrence Daws : Asylum in Eden

    Brisbane : The University of Queensland Art Museum, 2000. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, 152pp. An authoratiative monograph on one of Australia's foremost surrealist landscape artists. Lists 78 works, all reproduced in full colour.

  • Robert Dickerson
[DICKERSON, Robert]
# 14439

    # 14439

    [DICKERSON, Robert]

    Robert Dickerson

    Melbourne : The Melbourne Art Exchange, 1988. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, 25pp. All works catalogued are reproduced in black and white.

  • Max Angus. A retrospective exhibition of drawings, watercolours and oil paintings
[ANGUS, Max]
# 14425

    # 14425

    [ANGUS, Max]

    Max Angus. A retrospective exhibition of drawings, watercolours and oil paintings

    Devonport, Tasmania : Devonport Gallery and Arts Centre, 1988. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, 32pp. Lists 55 works with selected pieces reproduced in colour and black and white. Includes foreward by the artist and essay by Rosina Beaumont.

  • Len Annois 1950-1960 watercolours
[ANNOIS, Len]
# 14424

    # 14424

    [ANNOIS, Len]

    Len Annois 1950-1960 watercolours

    Melbourne : 27 Niagara Lane Galleries, 1979. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, [20 pp]. Lists 39 works, 26 of which are illustrated with black and white reproductions. Includes forewards by Bill Nuttall, Peter Gant, and Rod Dilnutt. Limited to 400 copies.

  • Len Annois. A Retrospective Exhibition Dec. 1974 - May 1975
[ANNOIS, Len]
# 14423

    # 14423

    [ANNOIS, Len]

    Len Annois. A Retrospective Exhibition Dec. 1974 – May 1975

    Melbourne : McClelland Gallery, 1974. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, 4pp.

  • Douglas Annand. Watercolours 1935-50
[ANNAND, Douglas]; CAMPBELL, Jean
# 14420

    # 14420

    [ANNAND, Douglas]; CAMPBELL, Jean

    Douglas Annand. Watercolours 1935-50

    Townsville, QLD : Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, 1988. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, [16pp], middle leaf unbound and inserted loosely. Signed on title page by Jean Campbell.

  • Charles Conder 1868-1909
[CONDER, Charles]
# 14417

    # 14417

    [CONDER, Charles]

    Charles Conder 1868-1909

    [Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, Sydney : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1966]. Quarto, trifold card, colour plate tipped in on cover panel. Catalogue of 1966 travelling exhibition held at the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the National Gallery of Victoria. With short introduction by curator Ursula Hoff.

  • Benwell & Potter Ceramics Exhibition
[BENWELL, Stephen; POTTER, David]
# 14410

    # 14410

    [BENWELL, Stephen; POTTER, David]

    Benwell & Potter Ceramics Exhibition

    Shepparton, Victoria : Shepparton Art Gallery, 1989. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, 47pp. Catalogues 41 works by Stephen Benwell and David Potter, all illustrated in full colour.

  • Instinct and tradition. Karl Duldig. 1902-1986
[DULDIG, Karl]
# 14404

    # 14404

    [DULDIG, Karl]

    Instinct and tradition. Karl Duldig. 1902-1986

    Melbourne : The Duldig Studio, 2006. Quarto, pictorial trifold card. Catalogues 57 works with introduction by Louisa Scott.

  • Noel Counihan. Images of working life 1933 – 1986.
COUNIHAN, Noel
# 14337

    # 14337

    COUNIHAN, Noel

    Noel Counihan. Images of working life 1933 – 1986.

    Broken Hill City Art Gallery, 1991. Folio, illustrated wrappers, 52pp. illustrated, essay by Bernard Smith, catalogue, biographical notes, exhibition history.

  • The landscapes of Penleigh Boyd
BOYD, Penleigh
# 14325

    # 14325

    BOYD, Penleigh

    The landscapes of Penleigh Boyd

    With biography by James MacDonald. Foreword by Hugh Grant Adam, M.A. Melbourne : Alexander McCubbin, n.d. [1920]. Limited to 500 copies (this is copy no. 77). Quarto, papered boards (split along spine), owner's name cut from front-free endpaper., which also has off-setting due to a loosely enclosed related newspaper clipping; pp [46], illustrated with tipped-in …

  • Jean Bellette: retrospective
[BELLETTE, JEAN].
# 14321

    # 14321

    [BELLETTE, JEAN].

    Jean Bellette: retrospective

    Sydney : National Trust of Australia, 2004. Small octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp. 80, illustrated in colour throughout, introduction by Christine France, essays by Barbara Hall and Amanda Beresford. Exhibition catalogue for the travelling retrospective exhibition of the works of Jean Bellette. Fine condition.

  • Exposing Thomas Clark : a colonial artist in Western Victoria
DOWLING, Peter and McOWAN, Daniel
# 14295

    # 14295

    DOWLING, Peter and McOWAN, Daniel

    Exposing Thomas Clark : a colonial artist in Western Victoria

    Hamilton Art Gallery [Vic.] : 2013. Oblong quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 99, extensively illustrated. Invitation to the exhibition launch loosely enclosed. 

  • A. M. E. Bale. Her art and life (signed copy)
PERRY, Peter
# 14289

    # 14289

    PERRY, Peter

    A. M. E. Bale. Her art and life (signed copy)

    Castlemaine Art Gallery, 2011. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 150, illustrated. Limited to 1500 copies. Signed by the author. 

  • Judy Cassab. Portraits of Artists and Friends (signed copy)
KLEPAC, Lou.
# 14254

    # 14254

    KLEPAC, Lou.

    Judy Cassab. Portraits of Artists and Friends (signed copy)

    Sydney: The Beagle Press, 1998. Quarto, boards in illustrated dustjacket, 128pp. illustrated throughout. Signed by the artist on the title page.

  • Howl for a black cockatoo
ANDERSON, Sue and HARRISON, Gwen
# 13504

    # 13504

    ANDERSON, Sue and HARRISON, Gwen

    Howl for a black cockatoo

    Sydney : Impediment Press &​ Wand'Ring Bark, 2015. Folio (540 mm tall), designer binding of black kangaroo inlaid with etching by Sue Anderson and Wayne Stock, etched endpapers, pp. [28], each leaf being printed letterpress and with sugarlift or aquatint etching, some leaves folding and some shortened. Limited to 25 copies housed in a custom …

  • The Julian Ashton Book
ASHTON, Julian
# 13835

    # 13835

    ASHTON, Julian

    The Julian Ashton Book

    Sydney : Art in Australia, 1920. Quarto, paper wrappers over cards, unpaginated, 28 plates including some tipped-in colour plates, essays by Norman Lindsay, Grace Crowley, W. Hardy Wilson, Chris Brennan, Lionel Lindsay and Charles Lloyd Jones. Presentation copy to the Editor of the Sydney Morning Herald inscrinbed on the front free endpaper by the publisher.

  • Passage
CHRISTOFIDES, Andrew; MAHFOUZ, Naguib
# 13502

    # 13502

    CHRISTOFIDES, Andrew; MAHFOUZ, Naguib

    Passage

    Melbourne and Townsville : Lyre Bird Press & Zimmer Editions, 2005. Folio, lettered wrappers, 10 folded leaves, including title sheet and colophon sheet, 8 sheets being quotes from Mahfouz accompanied by an original watercolour by Christofides, housed in a clamshell box. Limited to 30 copies signed by the artist plus 6 hors commerce. This is …

  • Sydney Ball 1997
BALL, Sydney
# 13483

    # 13483

    BALL, Sydney

    Sydney Ball 1997

    Melbourne  : Jenny Zimmer, 1997. Folio, gilt-lettered paper wrappers, title sheet, 40 colour prints reproducing Ball's monotypes. Limited to 6 copies. “This artist's book is editioned from Sydney Ball's series of forty monoprints combining printmaking and painting techniques made as part of a collaborative project with Korean artist Choe Kyu-il, 1996-97. The limited edition of …