Australia Artists L-P

  • # 20889

    MAP, Phil

    A Phil May picture book

    London : “Pall Mall Magazine” circa 1900. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 90, (4), extensively illustrated by Phil May, John Shirlow designed bookplate for J. G. Latham inside upper wrapper, a very good copy. Humorous sketches by the satirist who published in The Bulletin in Sydney.

  • # 21191

    FRY, Gavin

    Nolan’s Gallipoli.

    Adelaide: Rigby, 1983. Folio, green cloth over boards in dust jacket, 118 pages illustrated in colour, tiny amount of foxing to extremities, a very good copy.

  • # 21101

    NOLAN, Rose (1959 - )

    Big Words (Not Mine) – Read the words ‘public space’…

    Melbourne : Negative Press, 2017. Quarto, self-wrappers with exposed stitching, pp. [576]; illustrated, housed in a silver-lettered card slipcase. The deluxe edition, limited to 40 copies signed and numbered by the artist (a standard edition of 200 copies also published). “This monumental artists’ book returns Vito Acconci’s text, that inspired Nolan’s large scale installation of …

  • # 20312

    NOLAN, Sidney

    Exhibition of drawings by Sidney Nolan

    Sydney : Hungry Horse Gallery, 1967. Octavo, folded card (foxed), pp. [4], catalogue of 38 works. The final exhibition at Kym Bonython’s Hungry Horse Art Gallery.

  • # 21026

    TASCA, Margot

    Percy Leason : an artist’s life

    Melbourne : Thames &​ Hudson Australia, 2016. Quarto, illustrated boards, pp. 240, extensively illustrated. New copy. This finely illustrated, exhaustively researched and beautifully-written biography on Leason features the artist’s entire career as a painter and cartoonist renowned for his depictions of Australian society in the 1920s and 1930s. ‘Who would have thought that a boy …

  • # 21029

    KING, Natalie (editor)

    Tracey Moffatt : my horizon

    Sydney : Australia Council for the Arts ; Melbourne, Victoria : Thames &​ Hudson Australia, 2017. Quarto, illustrated boards, pp. 150, illustrated. New copy. Published on the occasion of the exhibition Tracey Moffatt: my Horizon, curated by Natalie King, for the Australian Pavilion at the 57th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia, 13 …

  • # 20310

    NOLAN, Sidney

    Nolan ’37 – ’47

    London : Institute of Contemporary Arts, 1962. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. [8], black and white plates, catalogue of 40 works lent by the artist.

  • # 20212

    PARR, Mike

    Mike Parr. Artist in Residence 1990/91

    Melbourne : University of Melbourne Museum of Art, 1991. Quarto, lettered wrappers, pp. 28, illustrated. Edition of 1000 copies.

  • # 20292

    NOLAN, Sidney

    Sidney Nolan

    Melbourne : Stanley Coe Galleries, 1950. Octavo, folding sheet, pp. [4]. foreword by R. G. Casey, list of 16 paintings, pencilled noted of dates the works were painted and the colours used, news clippings related to the exhibition loosely enclosed, with pale offsetting. Casey writes that Nolan, “may well be the man we have been …

  • # 20725

    [RAFT]. PINSON, Peter

    Emanuel Raft

    Painting. Jewellery. Sculpture. Printmaking. Sydney : Craftsman House, 1997. Quarto, boards in dust jacket, pp. 175, introduction by Robert Lawlor, illustrated with colour and black & white plates throughout, fine copy. An examination of Emanuel Raft’s work from 1930s through to 1990s.

  • # 21024

    Sydney Ure Smith

    Art in Australia. A Quarterly Magazine. Third Series, Number Forty-Seven. B.E. Minns Number

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1932. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers, 70pp, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, faint foxing to preliminaries, else a fine copy. Features essay by Julian Ashton on the artist on the Future of the Theatre, and an article on the artist’s …

  • # 20390


    Norman Lindsay watercolours 1897 – 1969

    Bungendore : Odana Editions, 2003. Quarto, pictorial boards in illustrated dustjacket (light wear, a short tear sealed with tape), 312 pp. extensively illustrated with colour plates, notes and commentary on Lindsay’s artworks and techniques. The standard edition, limited to 500 copies, a de luxe edition was also produced. Both editions sold out almost immediately, and …

  • # 20389


    Norman Lindsay Watercolours 1897 – 1969 (deluxe edition)

    Bungendore : Odana Editions, 2003. Quarto, full leather in matching slipcase, 312 pp. extensively illustrated with colour plates, notes and commentary on Lindsay’s artworks and techniques. The deluxe edition, limited to 550 signed and numbered copies, with an additional photograph of the painting The Presentation included. A standard edition was also produced. Both editions sold …

  • # 21008

    LINDSAY, Norman; STEWART, Douglas

    Norman Lindsay’s cats

    Introduced by Douglas Stewart ; with an additional remembrance by Norman Lindsay. South Melbourne, Vic. : Macmillan, 1975. Quarto, cream cloth boards, pictorial dustjacket (lightly marked), [64] pp, chiefly illustrated.

  • # 20388

    [LINDSAY]. BLOOMFIELD, Lin (ed.).

    Norman Lindsay : oil paintings 1889-1969

    Bungendore: Odana Editions, 2006. Quarto, full leather in leather slipcase (slightly marked), 308pp., Limited to 550 copies which only 500 are for sale. Signed by the author and curator Lin Bloomfield. Contains an original photograph of the Norman Lindsay painting ‘The Vanities’. As new, mint copy. The most substantial book produced on Lindsay’s oil paintings.

  • # 20763

    PRESTON, Margaret; URE SMITH, Sydney

    Art in Australia. A quarterly magazine. Third series, number twenty-two. Margaret Preston number.

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1927. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers (a couple of light marks, but very good); unpaginated, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates; some scattered pale foxing, not affecting any of the plates; a near fine copy. A special edition of art in …