Australia Artists Q-Z

  • The Christmas Linocuts of Eric Thake 1941-1975
THAKE, Eric

# 5856

    # 15327

    THAKE, Eric

    The Christmas Linocuts of Eric Thake 1941-1975

    Melbourne : The Croft Press, 1978. Quarto, gilt-decorated cloth, unpaginated, tipped-in plates, foreword by Ron Radford. Limited to 250 copies signed by Eric Thake.

  • Andrew Rogers : Rhythms of Life I-VII
[ROGERS, Andrew]
# 14977

    # 14977

    [ROGERS, Andrew]

    Andrew Rogers : Rhythms of Life I-VII

    Akureyi, Iceland : Akureyri Art Museum, 2007. Oblong quarto, pictorial wrappers, pp 131. Exhibition catalogue of the first comprehensive survey of Rogers’ widely known Rhythms of Life geoglyphs, illustrated in full colour. Text in English and Icelandic.

  • Andrew Rogers : forms
ROGERS, Andrew; McAULIFFE, Chris
# 14972

    # 14972

    ROGERS, Andrew; McAULIFFE, Chris

    Andrew Rogers : forms

    Melbourne : Andrew Rogers, 2005. Quarto, embossed cloth covered boards, with partial illustrated dust jacket. The first of Rogers’ monographs showing a wide selection of the artist’s sculptures and geoglyphs juxtaposed witht the naked female form. Fully illustrated in colour and signed by the artist.

  • Lloyd Rees
FREE, Renée; HENSHAW, John
# 14968

    # 14968

    FREE, Renée; HENSHAW, John

    Lloyd Rees

    Sydney : Lansdowne Press, 1985 (revised edition). Quarto, olive boards with illustrated dustjacket, pp 107. Includes 32 colour reproductions and 52 black and white images, with extensive catalogue and bibliography.

  • Lloyd Rees: drawings
KOLENBERG, Hendrick
# 14934

    # 14934

    KOLENBERG, Hendrick

    Lloyd Rees: drawings

    Sydney : the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1995. Octavo, illustrated wrappers, 112pp. Exihibition monograph including full page colour and monochrome images. Previous owner's name inside front wrapper.

  • Imants Tillers poem of ecstasy
[TILLERS]. EAGLE, Mary
# 14932

    # 14932

    [TILLERS]. EAGLE, Mary

    Imants Tillers poem of ecstasy

    Melbourne : Deutscher Brunswick Street, 1990. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 44, essay by Mary Eagle, catalogue of 14 works, all illustrated in colour, biography of the artist, bibliography, very good copy. 

  • Brett Whiteley : art & life (hardcover)
[WHITELEY]. PEARCE, Barry, ROBERTSON, Bryan and WHITELEY, Wendy.
# 14930

    # 14930

    [WHITELEY]. PEARCE, Barry, ROBERTSON, Bryan and WHITELEY, Wendy.

    Brett Whiteley : art & life (hardcover)

    Sydney : The Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1995. Quarto, boards in illustrated dustjacket, pp. 240, contains 180 colour and 40 monochrome plates, foreword by Edmund Capon, text by Bryan Robertson, Barry Pearce and an interview between Barry Pearce and Wendy Whiteley. A very good copy of the hardcover edition.

  • Rhythms of Life: the art of Andrew Rogers (signed copy)
SCARLETT, Ken
# 14929

    # 14929

    SCARLETT, Ken

    Rhythms of Life: the art of Andrew Rogers (signed copy)

    Melbourne : Macmilla, 2003. Folio, boards in dustjacket, pp. 288  extensively illustrated (a little marked). Covers the artist’s broad output of sculpture including his monolithic geoglyphs. Signed and inscribed by the artist.

  • Garry Shead. Encounters with royalty (signed copy with original drawing)
[SHEAD, Garry]. GRISHIN, Sasha.
# 14893

    # 14893

    [SHEAD, Garry]. GRISHIN, Sasha.

    Garry Shead. Encounters with royalty (signed copy with original drawing)

    Sydney : Craftsman House, 1998. Quarto, boards in dust jacket, 108 pages fully illustrated. With original label on front of jacket ‘Warning! This book may offend monarchists’. This copy signed by the artist with a fine original pen drawing of the Queen with a kangaroo. 

  • Desire : a portfolio of drawings from 1976-1985
SHEAD, Garry
# 14892

    # 14892

    SHEAD, Garry

    Desire : a portfolio of drawings from 1976-1985

    [Bundeena, N.S.W.] : G. Shead, 1992. Quarto, illustrated card covers, [unpaginated], all illustrated.  Limited edition of 100 copies numbered and signed by the artist. A fine copy.

  • Australia suite. Drawings by Garry Shead
HARD, Lynn; SHEAD, Garry
# 14891

    # 14891

    HARD, Lynn; SHEAD, Garry

    Australia suite. Drawings by Garry Shead

    Sydney: ETT Imprint, 1998. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, 80pp. illustrated by Shead.The trade edition. Signed by the artist on the title page.

  • The unused portion (signed copy)
HARD, Lynn and SHEAD, Garry
# 14890

    # 14890

    HARD, Lynn and SHEAD, Garry

    The unused portion (signed copy)

    Sydney : ETT Imprint, 2013. Quarto, lettered wrappers, pp. 76, poems by Hard illustrated with drawings by Shead. Printed in an edition of 100 copies. Signed by both Shead and Hard. 

  • News
SHEAD, Garry and KRAUSMANN, Rudi
# 14889

    # 14889

    SHEAD, Garry and KRAUSMANN, Rudi

    News

    Melbourne : Macmillan, 2006. Small quarto, cloth with pictorial inlay, blind-lettered to spine, pp. 122, illustrated. Bilingual poems by Krausmann about creative identities he has known with illustrations by Shead.

  • A singular vision: The art of Fred Williams
[WILLIAMS]. MOLLISON, James.
# 14879

    # 14879

    [WILLIAMS]. MOLLISON, James.

    A singular vision: The art of Fred Williams

    Canberra: Australian National Gallery, 1989. Quarto, hardcover in dustjacket, 255pp. profusely illustrated. Along with McCaughey, the standard monograph on Williams, and quite scarce. A fine copy. 

  • Garry Shead and the Erotic Muse (signed by the author)
[SHEAD]. GRISHIN, Sasha
# 14878

    # 14878

    [SHEAD]. GRISHIN, Sasha

    Garry Shead and the Erotic Muse (signed by the author)

    Sydney: Craftsman Press, 2001. Quarto, cloth in dustjacket, edges slightly rubbed, 204 pp. illustrated throughout. A major monograph on the artist. Signed by Sasha Grishin on the title page.

  • Not quite straight
SMART, Jeffrey
# 14826

    # 14826

    SMART, Jeffrey

    Not quite straight

    Melbourne : William Heinemann Australia, 1996. Large octavo, boards with dust jacket (sunned), remainder mark to lower edge, 464 pp. Illustrated with photographs. Memoirs from one of Australia's foremost artists working in precisionist depictions of urban landscapes. 

  • Brett Whiteley - Graphics 1961-1982.
WHITELEY, Brett (1939-1992)
# 14813

    # 14813

    WHITELEY, Brett (1939-1992)

    Brett Whiteley – Graphics 1961-1982.

    Perth : Art Gallery of Western Australia, 1983 (1986 revised edition). Quarto, illustrated wrappers, 72 pp, illustrated in b/w and colour. The expanded and revised edition. 

  • Fred Williams Etchings
WILLIAMS, Fred.
# 14811

    # 14811

    WILLIAMS, Fred.

    Fred Williams Etchings

    Introduction: John Brack. Catalogue: James Mollison. Sydney: Rudy Komon Gallery, 1968. Quarto, hardcover in dustjacket, 132 pages with an extensive illustrated catalogue of Williams etchings. A fine, clean, copy.

  • Jeffrey Smart (deluxe edition)
[SMART]. PEARCE, Barry.
# 14685

    # 14685

    [SMART]. PEARCE, Barry.

    Jeffrey Smart (deluxe edition)

    Sydney : The Beagle Press, 2005. Quarto, gilt-lettered red cloth in slipcase, 256 pp, extensively illustrated. The de-luxe edition, limited to 35 copies only, signed by Smart and numbered on the title page, with a limitation statement from the publisher and original signed lithograph. The lithograph, titled 'Come in, Spinner', is similarly limited to 35 …

  • Zimmer. The Realities Gallery Window, 1979
ZIMMER, Klaus
# 14726

    # 14726

    ZIMMER, Klaus

    Zimmer. The Realities Gallery Window, 1979

    Melbourne : Realities Gallery, 1979. Illustrated catalogue for an art glass installation by Klaus Zimmer within the premises of Realities Gallery. Essay by Jenny Zimmer. Scattered foxing. 

  • Frederick Woodhouse and sons. Australian Colonial Sporting Painters.
LAVERTY, Colin
# 14661

    # 14661

    LAVERTY, Colin

    Frederick Woodhouse and sons. Australian Colonial Sporting Painters.

    Sydney: The David Ell Press, 1980. Folio, boards in dustjacket, 107pp. A major work on the famous horse painter.

  • Arthur Streeton 1867-1943
SMITH, Geoffrey
# 14807

    # 14807

    SMITH, Geoffrey

    Arthur Streeton 1867-1943

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 1995. Quarto, boards in dust jacket, pp 200, with colour reproductions throughout. A fine copy of the scarce hardcover edition of the scholarly catalogue which accompanied Streeton's major touring retrospective.

  • Tom Roberts exhibition National Art Gallery of NSW November 1947 to January 1948. Souvenir catalogue
[ROBERTS, Tom]
# 14619

    # 14619

    [ROBERTS, Tom]

    Tom Roberts exhibition National Art Gallery of NSW November 1947 to January 1948. Souvenir catalogue

    Sydney : National Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1947. Quarto, decorative green white striped wrappers (stained, splits along spine), pp 28, essay on Roberts by Lionel Lindsay, chronological table of Robert's life events 1856-1903, catalogue of the exhibition of 82 works, three black and white plates reproducing Roberts' paintings and a photographic portrait of …

  • Catalogue of an exhibition of the early work of Arthur Streeton, Tom Roberts and others.
[STREETON, Arthur; ROBERTS, Tom]
# 14618

    # 14618

    [STREETON, Arthur; ROBERTS, Tom]

    Catalogue of an exhibition of the early work of Arthur Streeton, Tom Roberts and others.

    Held in the Galleries of Anthony Hordern & Sons Ltd. Brickfield Hill, Sydney. December the 2nd to 24th, 1925. Brickfield Hill, NSW : Anthony Hordern & Sons Ltd, 1925. Large octavo, printed wrappers (foxed; edge wear), 8pp, 4 illustrations (2 colour plates). Lists 15 works by Streeton, 5 by Roberts, plus works by Roth, Davies, …

  • Arthur Streeton memorial exhibition, National Gallery of Victoria, 5th September to 7th October 1944
[STREETON, Arthur]
# 14616

    # 14616

    [STREETON, Arthur]

    Arthur Streeton memorial exhibition, National Gallery of Victoria, 5th September to 7th October 1944

    [Melbourne] : National Gallery of Victoria, 1944. Large octavo, printed wrappers (small amount of silverfishing), title page with previous owner's inscription, 16 pp, illustrated (6 black and white, 3 colour plates). Lists 135 works.

  • An exhibition of water colours by the late Blamire Young
[YOUNG, Blamire]
# 14573

    # 14573

    [YOUNG, Blamire]

    An exhibition of water colours by the late Blamire Young

    Held at The Fine Art Society's Gallery, 100 Exhibition Street, Melbourne, March 20 to 30, 1935. Melbourne : The Fine Art Society's Gallery, 1935. Octavo, lettered wrappers (foxed and creased, lower wrapper with some silverfishing), pp 8, frontispiece black and white photographic portrait of the late Blamire Young tipped-in, essay on Blamire Young by R. …

  • Australian Art Library : Arthur Streeton
GALBALLY, Ann
# 14565

    # 14565

    GALBALLY, Ann

    Australian Art Library : Arthur Streeton

    Melbourne : Lansdowne Press, 1969. Quarto, boards with dustjacket (board with dent on top edge, jacket with some chipping), 87pp. 

  • Lloyd Rees Retrospective
[REES, Lloyd]
# 14562

    # 14562

    [REES, Lloyd]

    Lloyd Rees retrospective

    Sydney : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1965. Quarto, pictorial wrappers (wet stamp of Queensland Art Gallery to front), 38 pp; introduction by Renee Free, illustrated in colour and black and white; title page with roneo printed errata slip tipped- in. 

  • David Strachan, 1919-1970 by Daniel Thomas ; with a catalogue of the etchings by Nicholas Draffin
THOMAS, Daniel
# 14552

    # 14552

    [STRACHAN, David]; THOMAS, Daniel

    David Strachan, 1919-1970

    : … with a catalogue of the etchings by Nicholas Draffin. Sydney : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1973. Quarto, pictorial wrappers (rubbed), 56 pp; with 61 of Strachan's works illustrated in black and white; foreword by Peter Laverty, Director of the Art Gallery of New South Wales.

  • Prelude to Heidelberg : The Artists’ Camp at Box Hill
[ROBERTS, Tom; McCUBBIN, Frederick] FINLAY, Eleanor; MORGAN, Marjorie
# 14551

    # 14551

    [ROBERTS, Tom; McCUBBIN, Frederick]; FINLAY, Eleanor; MORGAN, Marjorie

    Prelude to Heidelberg : the artists’ camp at Box Hill

    Melbourne : MMP, 2008. Revised edition. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, 78 pp. An important publication on the early history of the en plein-air artists of the Heidelberg School, including Tom Roberts, Frederick McCubbin, Arthur Streeton, and Walter Withers; a good copy. 

  • Barbara Robertson : An Australian artist’s life
McLOUGHLIN, Lorraine
# 14548

    # 14548

    McLOUGHLIN, Lorraine

    Barbara Robertson : An Australian artist’s life

    Adelaide : Lorraine McLoughlin, 1997. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, 90pp. Monograph illustrated in full colour, signed by author on title page. 

  • The life & art of William Strutt
CURNOW, Heather
# 14694

    # 14694

    CURNOW, Heather

    The life & art of William Strutt

    Martinborough [N.Z.] : Alister Taylor, 1980. Oblong folio, half-leather over cloth bound boards (a little marked), tipped-in frontispiece portrait, pp. [viii]; 259, numerous tipped-in colour plates, housen in a clamshell box with pictorial inlay. Limited to 1500 copies. 

  • Brett Whiteley drawings (deluxe edition with original linocut)
WHITELEY, Brett; WHITELEY, Wendy; KLEPAC, Lou
# 14316

    # 14316

    WHITELEY, Brett; WHITELEY, Wendy; KLEPAC, Lou

    Brett Whiteley drawings (deluxe edition with original linocut)

    Sydney : The Beagle Press, 2015. Quarto, gilt-lettered black cloth in matching slipcase, pp. 220, illustrated. The deluxe edition, limited to 25 copies specially bound, with an original linocut by Brett Whiteley 'The Wave' loosely enclosed, specially printed in a numbered edition of 25 copies, signed lower right with the Brett Whiteley studio stamp, and …

  • Clay sculptures of Australian Aboriginal folk-lore by William Ricketts
WALLER, Olga D. A.
# 14375

    # 14375

    WALLER, Olga D. A.

    Clay sculptures of Australian Aboriginal folk-lore by William Ricketts

    (Based on folk-lore gathered by Sir Baldwin Spencer and Davd Unaipon). Foreword and catalogue with synopsis of legends. [Melbourne] : [s.n.], [circa 1938]. Quarto, printed wrappers, staple bound, 7 leaves, roneo printed; contains an essay titled “William Ricketts' interpretation of Australia Aboriginal folk-lore” by Olga D. A. Waller, which clearly relates to an exhibition of Rickett's …

  • The art of Charles Wheeler, O.B.E, D.C.M. (deluxe edition)
McDONALD, James S.
# 14505

    # 14505

    McDONALD, James S.

    The art of Charles Wheeler, O.B.E, D.C.M. (deluxe edition)

    Melbourne : Lothian Publishing Company, 1952. Quarto, lettered cloth, 32pp, illustrated with illustrated with fifteen colour and twenty black and white plates. The deluxe edition, limited to 25 copies, signed and numbered by the artist. 

  • The art of Charles Wheeler, O.B.E, D.C.M.
McDONALD, James S.
# 14504

    # 14504

    McDONALD, James S.

    The art of Charles Wheeler, O.B.E, D.C.M.

    Melbourne : Lothian Publishing Company, 1952. Quarto, navy boards with silver lettering in pictorial dustjacket (a few chips), 32pp, illustrated with illustrated with fifteen colour and twenty black and white plates.

  • The Lone Hand : the National Australian monthly magazine. Vol. XIII, No. 73, May 1, 1913
LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969), et al.
# 14481

    # 14481

    LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969), et al.

    The Lone Hand : the National Australian monthly magazine. Vol. XIII, No. 73, May 1, 1913

    Sydney : Printed and published by William Macleod for The Bulletin, 1913. Large octavo, illustrated wrappers (loss on spine and rear wrapper, front wrapper with some foxxing), pp lvi, 1-88; black and white photographic illustrations throughout, plus illustrations by Norman Lindsay, Lionel Lindsay, David Low, D.H. Souter, R.H. Moppett and W. Jardine; fiction, verse and …

  • Master of stillness. Jeffrey Smart paintings 1940 - 2011
PEARCE, Barry
# 14468

    # 14468

    PEARCE, Barry

    Master of stillness. Jeffrey Smart paintings 1940 – 2011

    Adelaide : The Wakefield Press, 2012. First edition. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 136, illustrated.

  • Jeffrey Smart. A man is illogical on horseback; but in a satellite, surreal
QUARTERMAINE, Peter
# 14467

    # 14467

    QUARTERMAINE, Peter

    Jeffrey Smart. A man is illogical on horseback; but in a satellite, surreal

    Foreword by Germaine Greer. Melbourne : Gryphon Books, 1983. Quarto, cloth bound boards in illustrated dustjacket, pp. 131, colour plates (many tipped-in), slight mark to title page.

  • Oliffe Richmond: Drawings. The Australia Years 1937~1948
[RICHMOND, Oliffe], JOHANNES, Christa
# 14440

    # 14440

    [RICHMOND, Oliffe], JOHANNES, Christa

    Oliffe Richmond: Drawings. The Australia Years 1937~1948

    Hobart : The Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, 1989. Square octavo, pictorial wrappers, 36pp. Lists 78 works, with a wide selection reproduced in black and white.

  • Watercolours of Australia by Eric Stephensen
STEPHENSON, Eric
# 14428

    # 14428

    STEPHENSON, Eric

    Watercolours of Australia by Eric Stephensen

    Melbourne : The Velasquez Gallery, 1946. Octavo, lettered wrappers, [8pp]. Tipped in colour plate of The Benign One. Minor foxxing on top wrapper edge. Held in the National Library of Australia and the State Library of Victoria.

  • Michael Shannon. Moments Out of Time : A Survey 1970-1985
[SHANNON, Michael]
# 14418

    # 14418

    [SHANNON, Michael]

    Michael Shannon. Moments out of time : a survey 1970-1985

    Melbourne : Powell Street Gallery, 1986. Oblong Quarto, pictorial wrappers, 16pp. Illustrated with colour and black white reproductions throughout.

  • The oil paintings of Tom Roberts in the National Gallery of Australia
[ROBERTS, Tom]; EAGLE, Mary
# 14415

    # 14415

    [ROBERTS, Tom]; EAGLE, Mary

    The oil paintings of Tom Roberts in the National Gallery of Australia

    Canberra : National Gallery of Australia, 1997. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, 128 pp. A comprehensive monograph, featuring key works of Roberts' with full colour images and academic essays on each featured piece.

  • Rees Whiteley : on the road to Berry
[REES, Lloyd; WHITELEY, Brett] KLEPAC, Lou
# 14411

    # 14411

    [REES, Lloyd; WHITELEY, Brett] KLEPAC, Lou

    Rees Whiteley : on the road to Berry

    Melbourne : Museum of Modern Art at Heide, 1993. Oblong octavo, lettered wrappers, 20pp. Lists 86 works with colour images throughout.

  • Leonard and Kathleen Shillam: a tribute
COOKE, Glenn R.
# 14409

    # 14409

    COOKE, Glenn R.

    Leonard and Kathleen Shillam: a tribute

    Brisbane : Queensland Art Gallery, 1995. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, [16pp]. Contains a comprehensive biographical essay, with accompanying images of the artists' works reproduced in black and white.

  • Andrew Rogers. Rhythms of life II
[ROGERS, Andrew]
# 14406

    # 14406

    [ROGERS, Andrew]

    Andrew Rogers. Rhythms of life II

    Milan, Italy : Mudima Foundation for Contemporary Art, 2002. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, [36pp]. Shows a large range of Rogers' works in full colour with introduction by Ken Scarlett. Together with invitation card to the Laurine Diggins Fine Art 1997 exhibition Rhythms of life.

  • Streeton in France 1918
[STREETON, Arthur]
# 14398

    # 14398

    [STREETON, Arthur]

    Streeton in France 1918

    Canberra : Australian War Memorial, 1982. Square octavo, pictorial wrappers, 20pp, reproduction of Peronne, looking towards Mt St Quention, 1918 on cover. Catalogues 63 works with selected pieces reproduced in black and white. Introduction by Anne Gray.

  • Tom Roberts
McQUEEN, Humphrey
# 14393

    # 14393

    McQUEEN, Humphrey

    Tom Roberts

    Sydney : Pan Macmillan Australia, 1996. Octavo, brown boards with illustrated dustjacket, 784pp. Biography of one of Australia's foremost landscape painters, including 8 colour plates and 16 colour plates.

  • The art of Hugh Ramsay.
RAMSAY, Hugh.
# 14327

    # 14327

    RAMSAY, Hugh.

    The art of Hugh Ramsay.

    Melbourne: The Fine Art Society, [1918?]. Quarto, titled card wrappers (spine split), 28pp with tipped-in colour plates and catalogue. Scarce, limited to 500 copies. 

  • Bert & Ned: the correspondence of Albert Tucker and Sidney Nolan
MCCAUGHEY, Patrick (ed.)
# 14301

    # 14301

    MCCAUGHEY, Patrick (ed.)

    Bert & Ned: the correspondence of Albert Tucker and Sidney Nolan

    Melbourne : The Miegunyah Press, 2006. Octavo, black cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering, illustrated dust jacket, pp. 257, foreword by Anne-Marie Schwirtlich and Lesley Alway, introduction by Patrick McCaughey, correspondence between the artists dating from 1942 through to late 1970s, illustrated throughout in both colour and black & white with examples of Albert Tucker and …