Australia Artists A-D

  • # 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.

  • # 21259

    [CROOKE, Ray]

    Ray Crooke the people & the land

    Sydney : Savill Galleries, 2011. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, [pp. 36], illustrations throughout. Catalogue of 39 works for the exhibition, includes price list.

  • # 21455

    [COLQUHOUN, A. D.]

    A. D. Colquhoun memorial exhibition 13 – 30 November, 1983

    Melbourne : Adam Galleries, [1983]. Quarto, cream wrappers, illustrated front, [pp. 12], some images. Catalogue of 46 works, with brief biography.

  • # 21260

    [CROOKE, Ray]

    Ray Crooke : Sydney 18 May – 10 June 2006

    [Sydney] : Savill Galleries, [2006]. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, [pp. 12], colour illustrations throughout. Catalogue of 17 works, with details on provenance and where each work was exhibited.

  • # 21206

    GOTT, Ted

    A question of balance. John Brack 1974 – 1994

    Melbourne : Heide Museum of Modern Art, 2000. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 48, illustrated, previous owner’s name to half-title. ‘Throughout the 1950s and 1960s John Brack established a reputation as one of Australia’s leading artists. This publication looks at the second half of his career in which he produced a startling new series of paintings …

  • # 21181

    BOT, G. W.

    G. W. Bot. Field of glyphs

    London : Hart Gallery, c. 2009. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 32, illustrated. Text by Jason Smith.

  • # 21384

    TADGELL, Christopher

    Arthur Boyd Drawings 1934 – 1970

    London : Secker and Warburg / The Rudy Komon Gallery, 1973. Quarto, publisher’s cloth covered boards in original dust jacket (spine and edges sunned), 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 good copy. The …

  • # 20993

    REDDIN, Colette

    Rupert Bunny himself. His final years in Melbourne.

    Melbourne : the author, 1987. Octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp. 272, illustrated.

  • # 21827

    DOBELL, William

    William Dobell

    Melbourne : Museum of Modern Art of Australia, 1960. Octavo, self-wrappers (with a portrait of Dobell by David Moore), pp. [8], essays by Joseph Burke and John Reed, catalogue of 32 works. The artist’s first exhibition in Melbourne.

  • # 21126

    BERGNER, Audrey (Odri)

    Audrey Bergner. Paintings 1947 – 1988

    Tel Aviv : Shva Publishers, 1990. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, card slipcase, pp. 154, text in English and Hebrew. Born in Sydney in 1927, Bergner studied at the National Gallery Art School before settling in Israel with her husband Yosl Bergner in 1951.

  • # 21115

    BODDINGTON, Jennie

    Drysdale photographer

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 1987. Quarto, cloth in dustjacket, pp. 216, illustrated. The scarce hardcover edition. Photographs by the famous Australian landscape painter.

  • # 21675

    BREW-BEVAN, Peter

    Shoot : studio sessions

    Sydney : Murdoch Books, 2007. Folio (33 x 36 cm), illustrated cloth boards, pp. 392, colour illustrations throughout. An as new copy. “This is a very personal selection of approximately 47 celebrity photographic portraits taken by Peter Brew-Bevan. The book begins with introduction which outlines Peter Brew-Bevan’s career as both fine artist and photographer, and places …

  • # 21830

    CAMPBELL, Cressida

    Cressida Campbell. 1st November – 26th November 2005.

    Brisbane : Philip Bacon Galleries, 2005. Quarto, lettered wrappers in illustrated dustjacket, pp. 20, essay by Edmund Capon, late Director of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, catalogue of 32 works, invitation card and price list, a fine copy.

  • # 21079

    ADAMS, Tate

    Diary of a vintage. The work cycle of the year 1979 at Wynns Coonawarra estate in South Australia.

    Depicted in twenty-six wood engravings and text by Tate Adams. With an Introduction by David Wynn. Melbourne : Lyre Bird Press, 1981. Small quarto, gilt-lettered burgandy cloth in matching slipcase (slightly marked), pp. xvi; 42; (2), illustrated with original wood-engravings by Tate Adams.Limited to 375 copies signed by the artist. Original invitation to the launch …

  • # 21207

    ATYEO, Sam; PHIPPS, Jennifer


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

  • # 21238

    [DOWLING, Robert]

    Robert Dowling, son of Empire

    Canberra : National Gallery of Australia, 2010. Pictorial card portfolio (22 x 16 cm) with 8 colour reproduction cards of Dowling’s paintings and illustrated foldout pamphlet. An education resource for secondary school students, used as an introduction to the exhibition “Robert Dowling : Tasmanian son of Empire.”