Australia Artists A-D

  • # 22525


    Russell Drysdale

    Sydney : Murdoch Books, 2009 (revised edition). Quarto, boards in dust jacket, pp. 384, illustrated; a fine copy.

  • # 22512

    THOMAS, David

    The life and art of Rupert Bunny : a catalogue raisonné in two volumes.

    Melbourne : Thames &​ Hudson Australia, 2017. Two volumes, quarto, illustrated boards, pp. 88. 208, extensively illustrated, in buckram slipcase. New copy. ‘Australia’s most internationally acclaimed artist of his time, Rupert Bunny’s life and career was predominantly spent in France before his return to Australia. Combining research from previously unknown letters and diaries with works …

  • # 22507

    KING, Natalie (series editor)

    Del Kathryn Barton

    Melbourne : Thames & Hudson, 2019. Octavo, illustrated boards, pp. 96, illustrated in colour.

  • # 22375

    ATYEO, Sam; PHIPPS, Jennifer


    Melbourne : Heide Park and Art Gallery, 1982. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp.51, illustrated.

  • # 22369

    [AUDETTE, Yvonne]

    Audette’s Audettes : works for sale from the private collection of Yvonne Audette.

    Melbourne : Metro 5 Gallery, 2001. Quarto, illustrated folding card, 8 pages. Essay by David Thomas about the artist. Price list included.

  • # 22324

    BRESLIN, Anthony

    Frantic Bloom

    Melbourne : Melbourne Books, 2010. Quarto, boards, illustrated, pp. 232, housed in publisher’s box.   Frantic Bloom showcases the stylistically varied and compelling work of Anthony Breslin, a painter, poet, performer, stage designer and director from Melbourne. For Breslin, art is a happening, a transformation of the material used, with artist and artwork engaging in …

  • # 22296

    CRAWFORD, Ashley

    The art of James Davis (signed copy)

    Foreword by David Ellis. Melbourne : Arcadia, 2011. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 146, illustrated. Signed by the artist, exhibition catalogue loosely enclosed.

  • # 22292

    TURNBULL, Clive

    The art of Ian Bow.

    Melbourne: Cheshire, 1954. Quarto, boards in illustrated dustjacket (small area of loss to lower panel), 32pp. illustrated.  

  • # 22255

    [BOYD, Arthur]. McGRATH, Sandra.

    The Artist & the River. Arthur Boyd and the Shoalhaven.

    Sydney: Bay Books, 1982. Folio, cloth bound boards in dustjacket (slight defect to spine), 314 pp. fully illustrated. A fine monograph on Arthur Boyd.

  • # 22233

    AMADIO, Nadine; BLACKMAN, Charles

    The new adventures of Alice in rainforest land

    Illustrated by Charles Blackman. Sydney : Watermark Press, 1988. Octavo, boards in dustjacket, pp. 62, illustrated.

  • # 22169

    BRAY, Vincent (1933 - )

    Lyre Bird and Mount Isa Mine

    With an introduction by Geoffrey Blainey. Townsville : Lyre Bird Press and Melbourne : Zimmer Editions, 2013. Folio (525 x 415 mm), full blind-embossed cloth binding by Norbert Herold with pictorial inlay, dustjacket, unpaginated, six black and white reproduced drawings by Vincent Bray, two double page, introduction by Blainey, text on Mount Isa Mine by Barry …

  • # 21864

    BRENINGER, Warren

    Lovers : 2014 – 2016

    [Koo Wee Rup, Victoria] : Warren Breninger, 2016. Oblong folio ( 31 x 43 cm), lettered cloth, pp. [92], illustrated. Limited to 50 copies signed and numbered by the artist. ‘A collection of 44 images paired with 44 related poems that explore the theme of love and lovers. The poems were selected from over a …

  • # 21832

    ANDREW, Brook (b. 1970)

    Brook Andrew : Eye to eye

    Clayton, Vic. : Monash University Museum of Art, 2007. Square octavo, pictorial stiff card covers, pp 86, illustrated; an as new copy. Superb catalogue for Wiradjuri artist Brook Andrew’s exhibition Eye to eye, held at Monash University Museum of Art 4 April -23 June 2007 ; Penrith Regional Gallery &​ the Lewers Bequest 18 August – …

  • # 22097

    TADGELL, Christopher

    Arthur Boyd Drawings 1934 – 1970 (deluxe edition)

    Foreword by Laurie Thomas. London : Secker and Warburg / The Rudy Komon Gallery, 1973. Quarto, publisher’s gilt-lettered cloth covered boards in matching clipcase (a little dusty), 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 …

  • # 21983

    CLINCH, Robert

    Robert Clinch. Fanfare for the common man

    Ballarat : Art Gallery of Ballarat, 2013. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 108, illustrated. Essay by David Thomas, interview by Julie Collett.

  • # 22135

    [BOYD, David].

    Sfumato. Paintings and Drawings of David Boyd.

    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.