Australia Artists L-P

  • # 30585

    OLSEN, John, McGREGOR, Ken

    John Olsen. Journeys into the ‘You beaut country’

    Melbourne : Macmillan, 2007. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 320, illustrated. An extensive survey of Olsen’s artistic relationship with the Australian landscape. The first edition, hardback with dustjacket. A new cop with very slight adhesion damage to a few pages from storage, with no loss, thus priced accordingly.

  • # 30581

    EDWARDS, Deborah.

    Mackennal (Noel Hutchison’s copy)

    Bertram Mackennal. The fifth Balnaves Foundation Sculpture Project. Sydney : Art Gallery of NSW, 2007. Quarto, hard cover with illustrated dust jacket, pp. 216, foreword by Edmund Capon, preface by Neil and Diane Balnaves, essays by Deborah Edwards, Juliette Peers, David J. Getsy, Noel Hutchinson, Denise Mimmochi, Roger Neill, Meri Machin-Roberts, Mark Stocker, Terence Lane, …

  • # 30574

    REID, Barrett

    Of dark and light. The art of John Perceval

    Melbourne : NGV, 1992. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 72, illustrated.

  • # 30573

    [NOLAN]. MCPHEE, John

    Nolan, 120 works : 1940s – 1980s

    Paintings, works on paper, prints. 24 May – 15 June 1996. Melbourne : Deutscher Fine Art, 1996. Quarto, folded card (creased, light wear), pp. 8, essay ‘Sir Sidney Nolan : art outlaw’ by John McPhee, catalogue of 120 works, colour illustrations. A good copy.

  • # 30572


    Nicholas Nedelkopolous drawings

    Melbourne : Deutscher Gertrude Street, 1988. Oblong octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp. 52, illustrated.

  • # 30566

    GRISHIN, Sasha

    David Larwill and the Western Desert artists

    New York : Stephan Weiss Studio, 2008. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 48, illustrated in colour, text by Sasha Grishin, features the artists David Larwill, Makinti Napanangka, Justin Tjungurrayi Corby, Doreen Reid Nakamara, George Ward Tjungurrayi, and others. A very good copy.

  • # 30563

    LETI Bruno (1941 - ); PESSOA, Fernando (1888 - 1935)

    Pessoa : a dedication by Bruno Leti

    Melbourne : the artist, circa 2018. Octavo, printed gatefold wrappers, unpaginated, text from the great Portuguese modernist poet Pessoa, illustrated by Bruno Leti. Edition of 50 numbered and signed copies. ‘This dedication to Fernando Pessoa is an expression of my wonder and delight at his poetry and prose, which has nourished me over many years …

  • # 30558

    OLSEN, John, McGREGOR, Ken

    John Olsen. Journeys into the ‘You beaut country’

    Melbourne : Macmillan, 2007. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 320, illustrated. An extensive survey of Olsen’s artistic relationship with the Australian landscape. A fine copy, as new, of the first edition, hardback with dustjacket.

  • # 30551

    [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, a very good copy.  The primary reference work on the Hermannsburg school. A good copy of a title which is out of print and quite scarce.

  • # 30536

    OLDFIELD, Judith et alia

    Two exhibitions. Judith Oldfield. Christmas Exhibition. Macquarie Galleries 1960

    Sydney : Macquarie Galleries, November December fourteen to twenty-three, 1960. Duodecimo, printed catalogue, list of 20 works by Oldfield (jewellery enamels) and 27 works by a mixture of artists, including Rupert Bunny, Judy Cassab, Adrian Feint, James Gleeson, Ian Fairweather, Charles Conder (a 9 by 5), Jeffrey Smart, Grace Cossington-Smith et alia.

  • # 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 …

  • # 30505

    PERRY, Peter

    Percy Leason, 1889-1959 : centenary exhibition

    Organized by Castlemaine Art Gallery & Historical Museum for tour to Victorian Regional Art Galleries. Castlemaine, Vic. : The Museum, 1989. Octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp. [20], illustrated.

  • # 30504

    [MILLER, Godfrey]

    Godfrey Miller memorial exhibition catalogue

    Sydney : Darlinghurst Galleries, 1965. Quarto, self wrappers, pp. 8, foreword by John Henshaw, catalogue of thirty-seven works, one black & white plate of one of Miller’s paintings and one black & white photograph of the aritst reproduced in front of catalogue, a few marks and handling creases.

  • # 30224

    LINDSAY, Lionel (1874 - 1961)

    A book of woodcuts

    Sydney : Art in Australia, 1922. Quarto, cloth covered boards, title inlay, all edges uncut, unpaginated, signed woodcut frontispiece printed from colour blocks, foreword by Lindsay with woodcut decoration, a further twenty original woodcuts tipped-in. The deluxe edition, limited to 35 copies, hand printed by Percy Green on Japanese vellum, the woodblocks hand printed by …

  • # 29969

    OLSEN, John (1928 - )

    Edge of the void

    Sydney : Port Jackson Press, 1975. Brown card folio measuring 825 x 625 mm, lettered title, signed by John Olsen with elaborate hand painted decoration across the upper wrapper, containing six original etchings, each signed and numbered, fine condition. Printed in an edition of fifty sets plus ten artists proofs by Max Miller at the …

  • # 30219

    LINDSAY, Jack

    Lysistrata By Aristophanes

    Done into English verse by Jack Lindsay with illustrations and decorations by Norman Lindsay. Sydney: Fanfrolico Press, 1925. Quarto, quarter white cloth over gilt-stamped boards (corners bumped), pp. [viii]; x; 48; [2], tipped-in plates by Norman Lindsay. Limited to 136 copies, signed by Jack Lindsay. A few minor marks, a very good copy. ‘The first title …