Australia Artists E-K

  • # 27107

    FRY, Gavin

    Ivor Hele, the soldiers’ artist

    Canberra : Australian War Memorial, 1984. Oblong quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 112, illustrated.

  • # 27083

    CROMBIE, Isobel; HENSON, Bill; HEYWARD, Michael

    Bill Henson : XLVI esposizione internazionale d’arte la biennale di Venezia 1995 : Australian pavilion 11 June-15 October 1995.

    Melbourne : Australian Exhibitions Touring Agency, 1995. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, lacking the plain white dustjacket; pp. 56, illustrated. Catalogue of Henson’s work shown at Australia’s exhibition at the 46th Venice Biennale (which later toured Australia from November 1995).

  • # 27048

    LERGESSNER, James G.

    A shrine to the artist Ian Fairweather (signed copy)

    Bribie Island, Qld : J.G. Lergessner, 2009. Third edition. Octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp. xx; 246, illustrated. Signed by the author. New copy. “In this moving account of Ian Fairweather’s life story, often narrated through the heart, voice and eyes of his friends and acquaintances, the author describes the artist’s harsh early upbringing in London and …

  • # 27044

    [CARRICK FOX]. DE VRIES, Susanna

    Ethel Carrick Fox: travels and triumphs of a post-impressionist

    Brisbane : Pandanus Press, 1997. Quarto, cloth covered boards, illustrated dust jacket (spine sunned), previous owner’s name to half-title,  illustrated throughout with colour and black & white plates, scholarly text on the artist by Susanna de Vries, a very good copy.

  • # 27041

    INGLETON, Geoffrey Chapman.

    True Patriots All, or, News from Early Australia, as told in a collection of broadsides (deluxe edition with three signed etchings)

    Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1952. Quarto, gilt-titled half-calf over buckram (lightly sunned and a couple of small scuffs), 280pp. reproducing illustrated broadsides with Australian content. The deluxe edition, limited to 150 signed copies, bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, London, and containing three original etchings signed by Ingleton. An exploration on ephemeral early printings concerning Australia, …

  • # 27038

    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

  • # 27036

    KING, Natalie (editor)

    Emily Kame Kngwarreye

    Melbourne : Thames & Hudson, 2020. Octavo, illustrated laminated boards, pp. 96, illustrated, essay by Colm Toibin. New copy.

  • # 27034

    McGREGOR, Ken

    Robert Jacks. Past unfolded (deluxe edition with original watercolour)

    Sydney : Craftsman House, 2001. Quarto, silver-lettered purple silk in matching slipcase with colour pictorial inlay, 168 pp, profusely illustrated. One of 100 deluxe copies specially bound and containing an original signed watercolour painting of Jacks’ distinctive cello emblem. While the edition was intended to be 100 copies, only a portion of the edition was …

  • # 27027

    [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 …

  • # 27002

    McCAHON, Colin; GASCOIGNE, Rosalie

    Rosalie Gascoigne / Colin McCahon : sense of place

    Sydney : Ivan Dougherty Gallery and Melbourne : The Ian Potter Gallery, 1990. Oblong quarto, lettered wrappers, pp. 64, illustrated. Exhibition flyer enclosed. Catalogue of an exhibition held “on the occasion of the Sesquicentenary of New Zealand, 1990”. Scarce.

  • # 27018

    LESLIE, Donna

    Spiritual Journeying: The Art of Tim Johnson

    Melbourne : Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2020. Quarto, illustrated gatefold wrappers, pp. 361, illustrated. New copy. ‘As a young Australian artist, Tim Johnson sought to look beyond the world he knew and was familiar with into mysteries that naturally come with things foreign. He wanted to explore what it was like to exist beyond the margins …

  • # 26234

    HABY, Gracia and JENNISON, Louise [Gracia & Louise]

    Nineteen : or compilation box of zines, 2017 – 2018

    Printed card box in the form of a giant matchbox, 160mm x 230 mm x 45 mm, containing 19 handmade zines by the two artists created in 2017 and 2018. Created in an edition of 5 boxed sets hand lettered title card. This is set number 4, all the editioned zines are also edition number …

  • # 26641

    EWINGTON, Julie

    Fiona Hall (signed copy)

    Sydney : Piper Press, 2005. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 192, illustrated. Signed by the artist on the title page.

  • # 26981

    FRANK, Dale.

    So Far : the art of Dale Frank

    Melbourne : Schwartz Publishing, 2007. Quarto, thick boards with sculptural cut-out design in lettered slipcase, 425 pp, profusely illustrated, all edges and endpapers bright yellow, a superb contemporary book designed by the artist. New copy, sealed in shrinkwrap. ‘So Far: The Art of Dale Frank 1980–2005 traces a trajectory in the work of world–renowned Australian artist …

  • # 26972

    [EMMANUEL PHILLIPS FOX]

    E. Phillips Fox souvenir catalogue

    Sydney : National Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1949. Large octavo, pictorial wrappers, 12pp.  Illustrated in black and white, with one image in colour. A fine copy.

  • # 26971

    ELLIS, Rennie (1940 - 2003)

    Life’s a beer

    Melbourne : Ross Books, 1984. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (light handling marks) pp. 96, a very good copy. Ellis’ candid photographs of Australians with tinnies, stubbies, pots and schooners, middies, pints and slabs. Think Hawkie, Hoges and Sir Les Patterson.