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 …
HOWARD, Ian (1947 - )
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 …
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 …
Sydney Ure Smith
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 …
NEILSON, Shaw; HANRAHAN, Barbara
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 …
[HERMAN, Sali]. PEARCE, Barry
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 …
GELLATLY, Kelly at al.
Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 2008. Quarto, diecut wrappers, pp, 136, illustrated.
JACKS, Robert (1943 - 2014)
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.
John Firth-Smith. Melbourne : Metro 5 Gallery, 2002. Quarto, pp. , 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.
Adelaide : Art Gallery of South Australia, 1977. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 128, illustrated.
Richmond, Niagara Galleries, 1999. Quarto, Illustrated wrappers, pp. 24, illustrated. Essay from Dr Jean-Jacques de Darcel, Swiss Ambassador to France.
[CARRICK, Ethel; FOX, E. Phillips]
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.
JONES, Rae Desmond, 1941-2017; KINGSTON, Peter, 1943 - (artist)
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 …
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,  pp., illustrated by Friend. Limited to 250 copies signed by Friend. Charmingly illustrated story of Patty, who, attired as a man, …
Melbourne : Australian Galleries, 1994. Quarto, illustrated cards, pp. 24, illustrated.
MARTIN-SCHERRER, Frédérique; HEREL, Petr (1943 - ) (artist); JACKSON, Philip
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), …