Australia Artists E-K

  • # 23126

    McGREGOR, Ken and ZIMMER, Jenny

    Melinda Harper

    Melbourne : Macmillan Art Publishing, 2007. Octavo, boards in dustjacket, pp. 140, illustrated. Melinda Harper is a young artist who came into prominence in the 1990s as a member of the ‘Store 5’ group who actively sought to reinstate geometric abstraction in the contemporary art scene. Her paintings are a celebration of colour, forming a …

  • # 23200

    [HEYSEN]. KLEPAC, Lou

    Nora Heysen

    Canberra : National Library of Australia, 2000. Octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp. 54, foreword by Jan Fullerton (director-general, National Library of Australia), essay on Nora Heysen by Lou Klepac, illustrated with numerous colour plates throughout, biography on the artist, information about the exhibitions and awards received by the artist, very good copy (near mint).

  • # 23180

    HART, Kevin Charles 'Pro'

    Pro Hart’s Waltzing Matilda

    With an introduction by Graham Jenkin. Adelaide : Rigby, 1980. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 56, illustrated in colour, light foxing to preliminaries.

  • # 23144

    FRIEND, Donald.

    [FRIEND, Donald]. Tides of sensuality (deluxe edition, presentation copy)

    Working drawings and studies for a major work to be titled Bumbooziana by Donald Friend. Foreword by Elizabeth Summons. Melbourne: Gryphon Books, 1978. Quarto, gilt-decorated red cloth in black dustjacket, illustrated throughout with Friend’s sketches in preparation for Bumbooziana. Limited to 350 copies signed by the artist, this is one of the 100 copies of …

  • # 23140

    FRIEND, Donald

    Painter’s Journal

    Sydney : Ure Smith, 1946. Octavo, original cloth in dustjacket (chipped with loss), pp. 144, illustrated, canted. One of Donald Friend’s earliest books, Painter’s Journal follows Gunner’s Diary (1943) as an illustrated journal based on Friend’s diaries of his experience as an artist during the Second World War and immediately afterwards.

  • # 23139

    FRIEND, Donald (1915 - 1989)

    Coogan’s Gully : a young person’s guide to bushranging, ecology &​ witchcraft (signed presentation copy)

    Melbourne : Gryphon, 1979. First edition. Oblong quarto, cloth boards in dustjacket, 58 pp, illustrations include 13 full page in colour, a fine copy signed on the half-title by Donald Friend, and with a presentation inscription from the publisher Richard Griffin to author and contributor Elizabeth Summons.

  • # 23133

    KING, Inge; GRISHIN, Sasha

    The art of Inge King : sculptor

    Melbourne : Macmillan, 2014. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 392, extensively illustrated. A vast and informative monograph on the significant and influential sculptor.

  • # 23132

    KING, Inge; GRISHIN, Sasha

    The art of Inge King : sculptor

    Melbourne : Macmillan, 2014. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 392, extensively illustrated. A vast and informative monograph on the significant and influential sculptor.

  • # 23113

    HENSON, Bill

    Bill Henson : landscapes

    Castlemaine : Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, 2016. Oblong quarto, wrappers, pp. [x]; 8 colour plates with text; [6]. Printed in an edition of 500 copies. Catalogue for exhibition Bill Herson: Landscapes held at Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum from 30 April to 30 June 2016

  • # 23038

    PARKER, K. Langloh; HEYSEN, Nora 1911-2003 (illustrator)

    [NORA HEYSEN] Woggheeguy : Australian Aboriginal legends

    collected by Catherine Stow (K. Langloh Parker) ; illustrated by Nora Heysen. Adelaide : F.W. Preece &​ Sons, 1930. First edition. Small quarto, papered boards with Heysen design to front panel, cloth spine with title label, a little marked, illustrated endpapers, pp xi, 98, Nora Heysen’s superb illustrations on [8] leaves of plates as well as …

  • # 23009

    THIELE, Colin

    Heysen of Hahndorf

    Adelaide : Rigby, 1968 (1976 reprint). Octavo, boards in dustjacket, pp. [xii]; 320, tape marks to endpapers, illustrated.

  • # 22997

    HART, Kevin Charles 'Pro'

    Poems of Henry Lawson

    Sydney : Ure Smith, 1973. Reprint. Quarto, boards in dustjacket (worn), pp. 79, illustrated in colour, endpapers foxed.

  • # 22996

    HART, Kevin Charles 'Pro'

    Poems of Banjo Patterson

    Sydney : Ure Smith, 1974. Third impression 1978. Quarto, boards in dust jacket, pp. 80, illustrated in colour; a fine copy.

  • # 22989

    [HELE]. WILKINS, Lola

    Ivor Hele : the heroic figure

    Canberra : Australian War Memorial, [1997]. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 88, illustrated in colour; a fine copy.

  • # 22985

    John Olsen 81-82 and Noela Hjorth

    Perth : Festival of Perth, 1982. Octavo, illustrated wrappers, 10pp, numerous full page coloured plates throughout.

  • # 22906

    [GLEESON]. KLEPAC, Lou.

    James Gleeson. Beyond the screen of sight.

    With contributions by Geoffrey Smith, Ken Wach, Renee Free and Bruce James. Sydney: The Beagle Press in association with the National Gallery of Victoria, 2004. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, 216pp. illustrated throughout. A fine monograph on Gleeson, now scarce.