Australia Artists L-P

  • # 27101

    NOLAN, Sidney (1917-1992)

    Sidney Nolan : drought photographs

    Melbourne : Australian Galleries, 2011. Octavo, exhibition catalogue, folded card, pp. [6], illustrated. Text by Damian Smith and Sidney Nolan.

  • # 26961

    GROSSI, Guy; MORA, Mirka

    My Italian heart : recipes from an Italian kitchen (presentation copy)

    Photography by Adrian Lander. Illustrations by Mirka Mora. Melbourne : Lantern (an imprint of Penguin Books), 2005. Quarto, illustrated gatefold wrappers by Mirka Mora, pp. [vi]; 210, illustrated. Presentation copy to food presenter Cameron Smith by Guy Grossi, ‘To Cameron, keep on cooking, love Guy’. Italian recipes illustrated with photograph of the dishes and artworks …

  • # 27087

    [NAMATJIRA]. HARDY, Jane, MEGAW, J.V.S., and MEGAW, M. Ruth

    The Heritage of Namatjira : the watercolourists of Central Australia.

    Melbourne : Heinemann, 1992. Large octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp. xxii; 350, illustrated in colour, an excellent copy.  The primary reference work on the Hermannsburg school. A quality copy of a title which is out of print and quite scarce.

  • # 27067

    PAPAPETROU, Polixeni (1960 - 2018)

    Between worlds

    Melbourne : Polixeni Papapetrou, 2009. Quarto, illustrated boards, pp. [40], illustrated. Edition of 1000 copies. Invitation enclosed. Published to accompany an exhibition held at Nellie Castan Gallerie, Melbourne, and five other venues in Australia, Europe and the U.S.A, from 29 October 2009 to the end of 2010.

  • # 27059

    OLSEN, John; McGREGOR, Ken

    John Olsen’s Studios: Owlswood & Hidden Lake, NSW

    Melbourne : Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2020. Quarto, illustrated pictorial boards, pp. 96, illustrated. New copy. ‘Every artist needs a studio. The photographs in this book show John Olsen working in two studios in New South Wales – ‘Owlswood’ and ‘Hidden Lake’. We see him surrounded by books on artists he admires, the works of inspirational …

  • # 27054

    AMADIO, Nadine et al

    Albert Namatjira. The life and work of an Australian painter

    Compiled and edited by Nadine Amadio. Melbourne : Macmillan, 1986. First edition. Oblong quarto, boards in dust jacket,, pp. 102, illustrated with numerous full page colour plates. A very good copy

  • # 27046

    NEWMARCH, Geoffrey

    Lionel Lindsay : artist, adventurer and advocate

    Creswick [Vic.] : Creswick Museum, 2012. Octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp. [24], illustrated. A study of Creswick born Lionel Lindsay.

  • # 27035

    ASTBURY, Leigh

    Earth to sky. The art of Victor Majzner (deluxe edition)

    Melbourne : Macmillan, 2002. Quarto, cloth, illustrated dustjacket, slipcase. The deluxe edition, limited to 50 copies, with an original signed etching ‘Self-portrait’ loosely enclosed. Part I. The Substance of the Matter 1966-1982: 1. Painting as process and paint as substance 1966-1976; 2. Explorations of a personal kind 1977-1982 Part II. Cultural Landscapes 1983-1992: 3. Cultural …

  • # 27014


    Percy Lindsay : artist & bohemian (new copy)

    Melbourne : Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2011. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, pp. 143, illustrated. The only substantive biography on this talented and under-recognised painter. New copy. Christopher Menz (Director of the Art Gallery of South Australia 2005-10) reviewed the book in the June 2011 issue of Australian Book Review (ABR): ‘Until now, Percy Lindsay has lacked a …

  • # 26615

    HOFF, Raynor, LINDSAY, Norman and others

    The work of Eileen McGrath

    Sydney : Sydney Technical College, 1931. Quarto, boards in illustrated paper wrappers, with the rare additional plain wrapper (edges torn), 48 pp., illustrated with numerous art deco designs, illustrations and tipped-in colour plates. Limited to 1000 copies, this is number 10, signed by Eileen McGrath, Rayner Hoff and E. H. O’Shea. Contributions by Norman Lindsay, …

  • # 20397

    GELLERT, Leon (1892-1977); LINDSAY, Norman (1876-1969)

    The Isle of San

    A phantasy by Leon Gellert with five original etchings by Norman Lindsay. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1919. Folio, quarter-vellum over green cloth (expertly relined), new endpapers, A. H. Spencer bookseller label to front pastedown, pp 139 with initials printed in red, frontispiece portrait after an etching by Lindsay, five original large etchings with lettered …

  • # 26784

    LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969)

    Paintings in oil. Norman Lindsay (signed deluxe edition)

    Fourteen reproductions in colour from original oil paintings, and 16 half-tone plates reproduced in black and white; with essays by Douglas Stewart and Norman Lindsay. Sydney : The Shepherd Press, 1945. Quarto, gilt-stamped papered boards (discoloured, joints cracked), previous owner’s name to endpaper, colour and black and white plates. The deluxe edition, limited to 115 …

  • # 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 …

  • # 26762

    OLSEN, John

    John Olsen : the You Beaut Country

    Edited by David Hurlston and Deborah Edwards. Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 2016. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 218, illustrated, ribbon marker. New copy. John Olsen: The You Beaut Country offers an unparalleled exploration of Olsen’s consummate place in Australian art history. His You Beaut Country series, which followed his return to Australia in 1960 after three years travelling …

  • # 27001

    NOLAN, Sidney (1917-1992); CLARK, Jane

    Sidney Nolan : landscapes and legends (signed presentation copy)

    A retrospective exhibition 1937 – 1987. Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 1987. Quarto,  illustrated wrappers, pp. 176, extensively illustrated. A major monograph on the paintings of Nolan. Signed an inscribed by the artist on the half-title ‘To Jon and Liz from Sidney Nolan Best wishes’.

  • # 26993

    Bruno Leti : fifty years of the painterly print (signed copy)

    Canberra : Beaver Galleries, 2017. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 40 (incl. wrappers), essay by Dr. Thomas A. Middlemost, illustrations. Signed by the artist.