Australia Artists L-P

  • # 22506

    KING, Natalie (series editor)

    Polixeni Papapetrou

    Melbourne : Thames & Hudson, 2019. Octavo, illustrated boards, pp. 96, illustrated in colour.

  • # 22483

    OPPEN, Monica; LYSSIOTIS, Peter, et al.

    The silent scream.

    Political and social comment in books by artists. Essays by Monica Oppen, Peter Lyssiotis, Walter Struve, Scott McQuire, Humphrey McQueen, Des Cowley. Sydney : Ant Press for Bibliotheca Librorum apud Artificem, 2011. Quarto, laminated card wrappers, 189 pp. fully illustrated. Produced to accompany the exhibition at Monash University Library of international and Australian artists’ books …

  • # 22474

    [PLATTEN]. LOCK-WEIR, Tracey

    Anna Platten

    Adelaide : Art Gallery of South Australia, 2012. Quarto, pictorial boards, pp. 132, richly illustrated in colour, foreword by Nick Mitzevich (director), text on Platten’s works and practice written by Tracey Lock-Weir. A new copy.

  • # 22452

    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, pp. 139 with initials printed in red, frontispiece portrait after an etching by Lindsay, five original large etchings with lettered tissue-guards by Norman Lindsay, each etching signed in full in pencil, occasional …

  • # 22450

    LINDSAY, Lionel (1874 - 1961)

    Twenty-one woodcuts. Drawn, engraved & printed by Lionel Lindsay (presentation copy for W. H. Ifould)

    Sydney : Meryon Press, 1924. Quarto, quarter-cloth, papered boards with title label (edges rubbed), unpaginated, title page in red and black, woodcut frontispiece, foreword by Lionel Lindsay, engraved title device, twenty further woodcuts tipped-in. Limited to 95 copies, a deluxe edition of 30 copies was also issued. This copy out of series. Housed in the …

  • # 22188

    [LINDSAY, Ruby, illustrator]. LETTS, Winifred.

    Naughty Sophia. With nearly 100 illustrations by Ruby Lind.

    London: Grant Richards, 1912. First edition. Quarto, illustrated cloth over boards (slightly canted), snagged at foot of spine, illustrated endpapers, previous owner’s name to front endpaper; 248pp., with illustrations by Ruby Lindsay; a very good copy. The rare first edition of Ruby Lindsay’s most famous illustrated book.

  • # 22461

    McKAY, Peter et al

    Patricia Piccinini: Curious affection

    Brisbane : Queensland Art Gallery, 2018. Quarto, illistrated boards, pp. 202, illustrated. Patricia Piccinini’s imaginative and startlingly life-like artworks surprise and enchant with their fantastic rendering of the near future — a world in which DNA editing is commonplace, machinery is sentient, and life both old and new is flourishing. This publication accompanying the exhibition …

  • # 22456

    [NOLAN, Sidney]

    Sidney Nolan : Landscapes and legends

    Sydney : Gould Galleries, 2001. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, [pp 100]. Gould’s exhibition of Nolan paintings brought together 30 pieces, all shown in full colour, that ranged across the artist oeuvre, from his iconic Kelly paintings, to his Leda and the Swan and Burke & Wills series.

  • # 22455

    [NOLAN, Sidney]

    Nolan 1917 – 1992

    Sydney : Eva Breuer Art Dealer, [2007]. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 84, colour illustrations throughout. Catalogue of 65 works including items from the Ned Kelly, Leda and the Swan, and Africa collections.

  • # 22431


    Fifty years of Perceval drawings. (Signed by the artist)

    Sydney, Bay Books, 1989. Folio, papered boards in illustrated dustjacket (short tear, a couple of water stains), 256 pages illustrated with Perceval’s work throughout. Signed by Perceval in flamboyant orange ink on the title page.

  • # 22423

    SUMMERHAYES, Catherine

    The moving images of Tracey Moffatt

    Milan : Charta, 2007. Quarto, boards, pp. 250, illustrated. As new copy in shrinkwrap. A monograph which comprehensively examines Moffatt’s contemporary cinematic oeuvre, approaching it simultaneously as film, performance art, documentation and photography

  • # 22391

    LYNN, Victoria (curator); PICCININI, Patricia; HESTER, Joy

    Patricia Piccinini & Joy Hester : through love

    Melbourne : TarraWarra Museum of Art, November 2018. Quarto, pictorial laminated boards, illustrated endpapers, pp. 126, illustrated Catalogue for an Exhibition held at TarraWarra Museum of Art from 24 November 2018 – 11 March 2019. ‘Love and intimacy are the focus of this major exhibition that pairs the work of globally renowned artist Patricia Piccinini with …

  • # 22448

    MAGGIA, Filippo (ed.)

    Tracey Moffatt : between dreams and reality

    Milan : Skira Editore, 2006. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 143, illustrated. Tracey Moffatt, with her ‘photographic paintings’, fragments of imaginary or real tales, highlights the contrasts within society and within each individual in an exemplary manner. Through forms and techniques that seem to come from the realm of dreams, subconscious, and myth – between dreams …

  • # 22379

    SMITH, Ivan and OLSEN, John

    A sliver of time

    Sydney : Harper & Row, 1981. Quarto, boards in dustjacket (lightly sunned), pp. 80, illustrated. A very good copy of the illustrated story.

  • # 22325

    LOOBY, Keith

    Black and white history of Australia

    Sydney : University of Sydney, 1979. Oblong quarto, illustrated wrappers, unpaginated, Looby’s political cartoons about the indigenous history of Australia. Limited to 1000 copies. First published in association with an exhibition at The Macleay Museum of The University of Sydney

  • # 22290

    PASSMORE, John

    John Passmore 1904 – 84. Retrospective

    Sydney : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1984. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 96, illustrated.