Australia Artists E-K

  • # 21034

    [HENSON, Bill]

    Lux et nox

    Melbourne : Thames and Hudson, 2008. Oblong folio, boards in illustrated dust jacket, unpaginated, 173 colour plates, first Australian edition, first published by Scalo, Zurich in 2002, new copy. A large format survey of Henson’s famous lyrical photographs. ‘Internationally renowned photographer Bill Henson is a passionate and visionary explorer of twilight zones, between day and …

  • # 21284

    HOWARD, Ian (1947 - )

    Action Man Story

    Montreal : the artist, 1976. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, 40pp. with offset lithographed photographic images and text throughout. An important early experimental artist’s book created by the Australian while completing a master’s degree in Canada. Like much of his work, this book draws on Howard background in the military, it is a stark and relevant commentary …

  • # 21036

    HEYWARD, Michael

    Bill Henson

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 2017. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 75, illustrated. New copy. ‘His powerful and edgy images approach the painterly and the cinematic, bringing formal and classical qualities to the gritty, casual dramas of the everyday. This publication presents a selection of images, compiled by the artist, that range from sublime …

  • # 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 …

  • # 20578

    NEILSON, Shaw; HANRAHAN, Barbara

    Some poems of Shaw Neilson. Selected with wood-engravings by Barbara Hanrahan.

    Canberra : The Brindabella Press, 1984. Octavo, luxurious unique binding of full inlaid calf by an unknown binder (signed with a small monogram stamp of an echidna and dated 2008), unpaginated, engravings by Hanrahan, a fine copy housed in folding case. Limited to 230 copies signed and numbered by Barbara Hanrahan. The eleventh book of …

  • # 20715

    [HERMAN, Sali]. PEARCE, Barry

    Sali Herman retrospective

    Sydney : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1981. Oblong quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 96, foreword by Edmund Capon, introduction by Barry Pearce, biographical notes on the artist, selected exhibitions, selected bibilography, numerous colour and black & white plates throughout, catalogue of 107 works, short note by the artist, selected statements by Herman, a very …

  • # 20023

    GELLATLY, Kelly at al.

    Rosalie Gascoigne

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 2008. Quarto, diecut wrappers, pp, 136, illustrated.

  • # 19762

    JACKS, Robert (1943 - 2014)

    Robert Jacks – two exhibition catalogues

    Robert Jacks. Harmonice Mundi : works of the 1970’s and 1990’s. Melbourne : Robert Lindsay Gallery, 1994. Pp. 4, essay by Patrick McCaughey. Robert Jacks. Flags and other distractions. Sydney : Tim Olsen Gallery, 2000. Quarto, pp. 4, illustrated.

  • # 19754


    John Firth-Smith : three exhibition catalogues

    John Firth-Smith. Melbourne : Metro 5 Gallery, 2002. Quarto, pp. [12], illustyrated, price list enclosed. John Firth-Smith. Melbourne : Robert Lindsay Gallery, 1994. Quarto, pp. 4, illustrated. John Firth-Smith. Sydney : Roslyn Oxley Gallery, 2001. Quarto, pp. 4, an illustrated exhibition invitation. All fine copies.

  • # 19873

    [HEYSEN, Hans]

    Hans Heysen centenary retrospective 1877 – 1977

    Adelaide : Art Gallery of South Australia, 1977. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 128, illustrated.

  • # 20175

    Kelly, John

    John Kelly : cow up a tree – vache dans un abre

    Richmond, Niagara Galleries, 1999. Quarto, Illustrated wrappers, pp. 24, illustrated. Essay from Dr Jean-Jacques de Darcel, Swiss Ambassador to France.

  • # 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.

  • # 20706

    JONES, Rae Desmond, 1941-2017; KINGSTON, Peter, 1943 - (artist)

    It feels good when someone hates you

    Tamarama, NSW : Polar Bear Press, 2008. Broadside poem with original line drawing by Peter Kingston; one of 26 copies lettered A-Z and signed by both poet and artist; printed on Johannot paper in three colours, 465 x 325 mm (sheet); fine condition. An acerbic piece of social commentary by Broken Hill-born poet, novelist and …

  • # 20621

    FRIEND, Donald.

    The surprising adventures of blue-eyed Patty, the valiant female soldier

    Reprinted from the pamphlet originally published by J. Hately of Wolverhampton, circa 1805., and further embellished with illustrations by Donald Friend. Hand-printed at the Croft Press. Melbourne, MCMLXXIX. Octavo, illustrated wrappers over card,  [20] pp., illustrated by Friend. Limited to 250 copies signed by Friend. Charmingly illustrated story of Patty, who, attired as a man, …

  • # 20047

    KLEPAC, Lou

    Kenneth Jack. Across Australia 1991 – 1994

    Melbourne : Australian Galleries, 1994. Quarto, illustrated cards, pp. 24, illustrated.

  • # 20571

    MARTIN-SCHERRER, Frédérique; HEREL, Petr (1943 - ) (artist); JACKSON, Philip

    Thierry Bouchard & Petr Herel : the shared book

    Translated from French by Margot Jones. [Melbourne and Canberra] : Disquiet Press, 2018. Edition of 100 copies, each with an original signed and numbered frottage (73 x 52 mm) by Petr Herel tipped-in on the half title. Octavo, printed blue wrappers, pp 1-38 (history of the Labyrinth Press by Martin-Scherrer), [39-56] (colour illustrations), 57-59 (notes), …