Australia Artists Q-Z

  • # 20021

    PEARCE, Barry

    Jeffrey Smart. Paintings and studies 1988 – 1995

    Melbourne : Australian Galleries, 1995. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 24, illustrated in colour, fine.

  • # 19602

    EDWARDS, Geoffrey et al.

    Land of the Golden Fleece – Arthur Streeton in the Western District.

    Geelong : Geelong Art Gallery, 2016. Quarto, printed wrappers, pp. 56, illustrated. Exhibition catalogue, invitation enclosed.

  • # 20041

    WATKINS, Dick

    Australia. Dick Watkins. XVIII Bienal de Sao Paulo, Brazil October 4 – December 15 1985

    Broken Hill : Broken Hill City Art Gallery, 1985. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp.56, illustrated.

  • # 19871

    SPARTALIS, Arthur

    Henri van Raalte : master printmaker (signed copy)

    Perth : Arthur Spartalis Fine Art, 1989. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (a little marked), pp. 118, extensively illustrated. Signed and inscribed by Spartalis on the half-title. The most extensive work on van Raalte (1881 – 1929), one of Australia’s greatest printmakers.

  • # 19954

    STRUTT, William

    Victoria the golden: scenes, sketches, and jottings from nature. Melbourne, Victoria, 1850- 1862.

    With a narrative by Marjorie Tipping. Melbourne: Library Committee, Parliament of Victoria, 1980. Oblong folio, gilt-decorated cloth, glassine wrapper, pp. 84, extensively illustrated.

  • # 19964

    STRIZIC, Mark

    Mark Strizic. Melbourne : marvellous to modern

    Text by Emma Matthews. Introduction by Barry Jones. Melbourne : Thames & Hudson in association with the State Library of Victoria, 2009. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 176, illustrated; a fine copy. Strizic’s iconic images of twentieth century Melbourne. “This work shows us many aspects of Melbourne – its magnificent architectural heritage, its intimate and vibrant …

  • # 20022

    RADFORD, Ron

    Tom Roberts

    Adelaide : Art Gallery of South Australia, 1996. Quarto, illustrated boards, pp. 224, illustrated, fine.

  • # 20035

    WATSON, Jenny

    Jenny Watson. The fabric of fantasy

    Sydney : Museum of Contemporary Art, 2017. Quarto, illustrated cloth, pp. 183, illustrated. ‘Jenny Watson is a leading Australian artist whose conceptual painting practice spans more than four decades. Curated by MCA Curator Anna Davis this survey exhibition features works from the 1970s to the present, including examples of Watson’s early realist paintings and drawings, …

  • # 20194


    Jeffrey Smart : a review exhibition

    [Sydney] : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1982. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 9, illustrated. Biographical notes and catalogue.

  • # 19706

    COOK, Hume

    Australian fairy tales. (Presentation copy)

    With illustrations by Christian Yandell. Melbourne : J. Howlett-Ross, 1925. Quarto, decorated cloth (a little discoloured), 140 pp., tipped-in colour frontispiece (small crease), light foxing to preliminaries, 5 additional colour and black and white plates by Christian Yandell (later Waller). Presentation inscription from Hume Cook and his wife to Mr. and Mrs Ross H. McMaster …

  • # 20518

    McCAUGHEY, Patrick

    Fred Williams. (Unique leather binding by Richard Griffin)

    Sydney : Bay Books, 1980. First edition. Quarto, unique custom binding of full calf, the gilt-lettered cloth titles and image from the original cloth binding laid over, dustjacket, pp 338. An authoritative monograph on Australian artist Fred Williams, illustrated with 197 plates in full colour. Provenance: Richard Griffin, his binder’s label to endpaper; Patrick Corrigan, his ex …

  • # 20480

    SMITH, Geoffrey

    Arthur Streeton 1867 – 1943

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 1995. Quarto, pictorial wrappers (slightly creased), pp. 200 with extensive curatorial research and colour reproductions. A good example of the scholarly catalogue which accompanied Streeton’s major touring retrospective.

  • # 20412

    CROLL, Robert Henderson

    The life and work of R. W. Sturgess

    Melbourne : The Fine Arts Society, 1938. Quarto, quarter-cloth over papered boards (foxed), pasted on colour illustration, pp. 11, 18 tipped-in colour plates with text. Limited to 300 copies. A very good copy of a rare and finely produced Australian art monograph.

  • # 20214

    WHITELEY, Brett (1939-1992)

    Brett Whiteley : the graphics, 1961-1992

    Sydney : AGNSW, 2000. Quarto, pictorial wrappers (slight rubbing to rear wrapper), 7 pp, illustrated, essay by Hendrik Kolenberg.

  • # 20207

    [WATSON]. PAROISSIEN, Leon and LINDSAY, Frances

    Jenny Watson paintings and drawings 1972-1985

    Melbourne : University Gallery, The University of Melbourne, 1985. Quarto, lettered wrappers, pp. 44, essay ‘through the looking glass’ by Leon Paroissien, catalogue of 43 works including works on paper, cats, interiors and tableaux, portraits, paintings, houses series, painted pages series and recent works on paper, biography on Watson by Frances Lindsay, exhibition history, bibliography, …

  • # 13065

    SHEAD, Garry, b. 1942

    The apotheosis of Ern Malley. Etchings & drawings by Garry Shead.

    An interpretation, by a great contemporary artist, of Australia’s most infamous literary hoax. Sydney : Monogene, 2006. Tall folio (44 cm high), black canvas with illustrated onlay housed in a red canvas clamshell box; 32 pp, with numerous full page colour plates and one large double foldout plate; introduction by art historian Sasha Grishin; includes three large signed …