Australia Artists E-K

  • # 30589

    ELLIS, Rennie (1940 - 2003)

    Decadent 1980 – 2000

    Melbourne : Hardie Grant Books and the State Library of Victoria, 2014. Quarto, diecut boards, pp. 251, illustrated. Mint copy, still in publisher’s shrinkwrap. Decadent: 1980-2000 is a photography book showcasing Rennie Ellis’ contribution to photography and social history. With an introduction by photographer and Rennie contemporary William Yang and an essay by photographer and …

  • # 30588

    ELLIS, Rennie (1940 - 2003)

    Decadent 1980 – 2000 (Copy signed by Manuela Furci)

    Melbourne : Hardie Grant Books and the State Library of Victoria, 2014. Quarto, diecut boards, pp. 251, illustrated. Decadent: 1980-2000 is a photography book showcasing Rennie Ellis’ contribution to photography and social history. With an introduction by photographer and Rennie contemporary William Yang and an essay by photographer and art critic Robert McFarlane, Decadent highlights …

  • # 30584

    McPHEE, John

    The art of John Glover

    Melbourne : Macmillan, 1980. Oblong quarto, boards and dustjacket (slight edge wear), pp. 102, illustrated. A fine reference on the colonial artist.

  • # 30578

    PULLIN, Ruth

    Eugene von Guerard. Nature revealed.

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 2011. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 302, extensively illustrated, a fine copy.

  • # 30567

    CULLEN, Jenny

    No Other Man No Other Store : The Extraordinary Life of Sir Charles Lloyd Jones: Painter, Patron and Patriot 1878-1958

    Melbourne : Macmillan, 2013. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 239, illustrated. New cop of an out of print title. Sir Charles Lloyd Jones always wanted to be an artist and, in his youth, studied painting for six and a half years, first at the Julian Ashton Art School in Sydney and then at the Slade …

  • # 30565

    NEYLON, John

    Robert Hannaford : natural eye

    Adelaide : Wakefield Press, 2007 (2014 reprint). Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 104, illustrated. New copy. Robert Hannaford is one of Australia’s foremost portrait artists, but this is only one aspect of his work. Robert Hannaford: Natural eye, the first book to be published on this acclaimed artist, reveals a richer, fuller story: of an artist …

  • # 30556

    FRIEND, Donald.

    Art in a classless society & vice versa (presentation copy for Geoffrey Dutton)

    A study of cultural eccentricities operating within the confines of Antipodean normalcy. Copiously illustrated with the masterpieces of avant gard, centre gard and derrier gard artists, along with a text that is not only astonishingly profound, but also surprisingly readable, from the hand of the celebrated author Donald Friend. Sydney: Richard Griffin, 1985. Folio, gilt-embossed …

  • # 30541

    HENSON, Bill (1955 -)

    Bill Henson

    Paris : Editions Bessard, 2016. Quarto, full silk with lenticular (holographic) cover, small bump to corner, pp. [48], all full-page images of Henson’s photographs, paper folder at rear containing a signed photograph of a nude girl measuring 11.5 x 16 cm. Limited to 750 copies. A trade edition of 30 copies with additional signed photograph was …

  • # 30535

    HAWLEY, Janet

    Encounters with Australian artists (hardcover edition)

    St. Lucia, QLD : UOQ Press, 1993. First edition. Large octavo, boards in dustjacket, pp 191, with colour photographic portraits of the artists and colour and b/w plates of selected works; a fine copy. Profiles (based on meetings and interviews) with Whiteley, Smart, Nolan, Boyd, Olley, Brack, Olsen, Storrier, Rees, Wolseley, Lanceley, Friend, and Joshua …

  • # 30037

    JOHNSON, Robert

    The paintings of Robert Johnson

    Sydney : The Legend Press, Folio, quarter-cloth over decorated papered boards, dustjacket (a couple of short tears but uncommonly fine), pp. [xviii]; 18 colour plates, occasional light foxing. Biographical note by John Brackenreg. Scarce in this condition.

  • # 30389

    JOHNSON, George & Louis

    George & Louis Johnson. Painter & Poet (first edition)

    Melbourne : The Centre for the Development of Artists Books and Limited Editions, 1994. Quarto, decorated boards in a clamshell box, 36pp, illustrated. Essays by Terry Sturm and Gary Catalano on the important New Zealand poet and painter. The poems of Louis Johnson are complemented by illustrations by his brother. Limited to 40 copies signed …

  • # 30472

    MAGON, Jane

    Dale Frank

    Sydney : Craftsman House, 1992. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 204, illustrated. Early monograph on the important Australian abstract painter.

  • # 30457

    BRUCE, Candice

    Eugen von Guerard

    Canberra : Australian Gallery Directors Council, 1980. Quarto, wrappers in dustjacket, pp. 136, illustrated.

  • # 30454

    [GASCOIGNE, Rosalie]. EDWARDS, Deborah

    Rosalie Gascoigne : material as landscape

    Sydney : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1997. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 62, illustrated throughout in colour, essay on the artist by Deborah Edwards, preface by Edmund Capon, text by James Mollison and Steven Heath, includes list of plates, catalogue of works and biographical notes. Published for the exhibition held at the Art Galler …

  • # 30439

    FREE, Renee

    Frank and Margel Hinder 1930 – 1980

    Sydney : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1980. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 72, illustrated.

  • # 30511

    NEYLON, John

    Franz Kempf : aspects of a Journey 1947-2016

    South Australia : Wakefield Press, 2002. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 112, illustrated in colour throughout. New copy. In the year of the renowned artists 90th birthday, Franz Kempf: Aspects of a journey gathers together many of Kempf’s finest works from the 1940s to today, including treasures from his private collection. John Neylon’s illuminating essay considers the …