Australia Artists Q-Z

  • # 30582

    [TANNER, Edwin]

    Edwin Tanner 12 – 30 November 2002

    Melbourne : Charles Nodrum Gallery, 2002. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, unpaginated [pp. 8], 9 colour illustrations. Catalogue of 19 works.

  • # 30577

    THOMAS, Daniel

    Tony Tuckson 1921-1973

    Sydney : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1976. Square octavo, pictorial wrappers, white sticker label to upper wrapper, pp 52. Illustrated with black and white reproductions.

  • # 30576

    TUCKSON, Tony

    Tony Tuckson : paintings 1949-1970

    Broken Hill : Broken Hill City Art Gallery, [circa 1985]. Quarto, wrappers (one corner bumped), illustrated front. pp. 30, Essay by Terence Maloon. Photographs throughout.

  • # 30564

    YANG, William et al.

    William Yang : Seeing and Being Seen

    Brisbane : Queensland Art Gallery I Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA), 2021. Quarto, gilt-lettered pictorial boards, pp. 220, extensively illustrated. New copy. Queensland-born, Sydney-based photographer William Yang’s significant contribution to Australian photography spans five decades. Known for his reflective and joyous depictions of Australia’s LGBTQI scene in the late 70s and 80s through to the …

  • # 30557


    Jeffrey Smart. A man is illogical on horseback; but in a satellite, surreal (signed and inscribed copy for Geoffrey and Robin Dutton)

    Foreword by Germaine Greer. Melbourne : Gryphon Books, 1983. Quarto, cloth bound boards in illustrated dustjacket, pp. 131, colour plates (many tipped-in), signed by Jeffrey Smart on the half-title page and inscribed to the great Australian poet and his wife ‘For Geoff & Robin with best love as ever Jeffrey 24 / Oct 92’ Provenance …

  • # 30547

    CLARK, Jane and DRUCE, Felicity

    Violet Teague

    Sydney : The Beagle Press, 1999. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 128, published in conjunction with the Violet Teague retrospective exhibition (1999), foreword by Professor Jaynie Anderson, contains 52 colour and black & white plates of Teague’s works, introduction by Jane Clark, essays by Felicity Druce, Richard Neville, Roger Butler, Anita Callaway, Kay Vernon, Jeanette Hoorn, …

  • # 30535

    HAWLEY, Janet

    Encounters with Australian artists (hardcover edition)

    St. Lucia, QLD : UOQ Press, 1993. First edition. Large octavo, boards in dustjacket, pp 191, with colour photographic portraits of the artists and colour and b/w plates of selected works; a fine copy. Profiles (based on meetings and interviews) with Whiteley, Smart, Nolan, Boyd, Olley, Brack, Olsen, Storrier, Rees, Wolseley, Lanceley, Friend, and Joshua …

  • # 30033

    [ARTHUR STREETON] Sydney Ure Smith, Bertram Stevens and C. Lloyd Jones (editors)

    The art of Arthur Streeton

    Sydney : Angus & Robertson Ltd, 1919. Special number of Art in Australia. Limited edition of 1500 copies. Quarto, illustrated mauve boards with green linen spine in dustjacket (fine), 56 plates (36 tipped-in, colour), slight offsetting as usual, previous owner’s bookplate on front pastedown, the frontispiece plate slightly crumpled on one corner. Limited to 1500 …

  • # 30118

    WATSON, Just and MARTIN-CHEW, Louise

    Judy Watson : Blood Language (signed copy)

    Melbourne : Miegunyah Press, Melbourne University Press, 2009. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (slight edge wear), pp. 240, illustrated. Signed by Judy Watson. Scarce. In this lavishly illustrated book, Watson takes us with her on a journey into the plight of the dispossessed Indigenous Australian with whom she shares a family history and heritage.

  • # 27732

    SMITH, Julian (1873 - 1947)

    Fifty masterpieces of photography by Julian Smith

    [Cover title : 50 masterpieces of Australian photography]. Containing some of the last and finest works of this internationally-famous master. With a foreword by Russell Grimwade. Melbourne : McLaren & Co., [1948]. Folio 44 cm tall), illustrated papered boards (edges rubbed), cloth spine and ribbon tie, 8 pp. booklet by Grimwade (cover unevenly browned), 50 …

  • # 30467

    GRISHIN, Sasha

    John Wolseley Land Marks

    Sydney : Craftsman House, 1998. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 176, illustrated. First edition, a fine copy.

  • # 30462


    Vassilieff and his art.

    Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 1982. Octavo, boards in dust jacket, 184pp., illustrated. A fine copy from the library of Noel Hutchison, signed by him on the endpaper.

  • # 30432

    McCAUGHEY, Patrick

    Fred Williams (first edition)

    Sydney : Bay Books, 1980. First edition. Quarto, cloth in dustjacketm pp 338. An authoritative monograph on Australian artist Fred Williams, illustrated with 197 plates in full colour. First edition, a hint of foxing to preliminaries, else a fine copy.

  • # 30427

    GREHAN, Helena and SCHEER, Edward

    William Yang : Stories of Love and Death

    Sydney : NewSouth Publishing, 2016. Octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp. 190, illustrated. New copy. Acclaimed photographer William Yang has captured the zeitgeist like no-one else, providing a very personal insight into the evolution of Mardi Gras, the spectre of AIDS, Sydney’s theatrical and social scenes, and changing notions of ‘belonging’ in multicultural Australia. In this ground …

  • # 30534

    Sydney Ure Smith

    Art in Australia. A Quarterly Magazine. Third Series, Number One.

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1921. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers (sunning on spine), unpaginated, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, an excellent copy. Includes essay by Norman Lindsay titled ‘The Quick and the Dead’; essay by Hugh McCrae titled ‘The Dawamesk’. Illustrations by Thea Proctor, …

  • # 28728

    REED, Cynthia

    Lucky Alphonse. (Presentation copy from the author)

    Melbourne & Adelaide : Reed & Harris, 1944. Small square quarto (190 x 145 mm), publisher’s cloth-backed illustrated boards in the original dust jacket (spine chipped at head and foot and with a couple of ink marks, else very good); a presentation copy inscribed by the author in ink on the front free-endpaper ‘With many …