NOLAN, Sidney (1917-1992)
Melbourne : Australian Galleries, 2011. Octavo, exhibition catalogue, folded card, pp. , illustrated. Text by Damian Smith and Sidney Nolan.
GROSSI, Guy; MORA, Mirka
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 …
[NAMATJIRA]. HARDY, Jane, MEGAW, J.V.S., and MEGAW, M. Ruth
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.
PAPAPETROU, Polixeni (1960 - 2018)
Melbourne : Polixeni Papapetrou, 2009. Quarto, illustrated boards, pp. , 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.
OLSEN, John; McGREGOR, Ken
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 …
AMADIO, Nadine et al
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
Creswick [Vic.] : Creswick Museum, 2012. Octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp. , illustrated. A study of Creswick born Lionel Lindsay.
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 …
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 …
HOFF, Raynor, LINDSAY, Norman and others
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, …
GELLERT, Leon (1892-1977); LINDSAY, Norman (1876-1969)
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 …
LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969)
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 …
HABY, Gracia and JENNISON, Louise [Gracia & Louise]
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 …
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 …
NOLAN, Sidney (1917-1992); CLARK, Jane
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’.
Canberra : Beaver Galleries, 2017. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 40 (incl. wrappers), essay by Dr. Thomas A. Middlemost, illustrations. Signed by the artist.