Australia Artists Q-Z

  • # 29141

    HARDING, Lesley (editor)

    Images of modern evil : Albert Tucker

    Melbourne : Heide Museum of Modern Art, 2011. Octavo, lettered cloth, pp. 138, illustrated. Printed in an edition of 750 copies, scarce.

  • # 29233

    [WHITELEY]. HOPKIRK, Frannie

    Brett. A portrait of Brett Whiteley by his sister. (Signed copy)

    Sydney : Alfred A. Knopf, 1996. Octavo, boards in illustrated dustjacket (corners bumped, short edge tears), pp. 453, illustrated, pages toned. First edition. This copy signed by the author on the title page.

  • # 29188

    [SHEAD]. GRISHIN, Sasha

    Garry Shead and the erotic muse

    Sydney : Craftsman Press, 2001. Quarto, cloth in dust jacket, 204 pp, illustrated throughout; as new in shrink wrap. A major monograph on the artist.

  • # 29186

    LEGGE, Geoffrey, et alia

    Tony Tuckson

    Sydney : Craftsman House, 2006 (revised edition). Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 204, illustrated.

  • # 29185

    ROBINSON, William

    William Robinson : the transfigured landscape

    Brisbane : Queensland University of Technology and Piper Press, 2011. Quarto, silver lettered cloth, illustrated dustjacket, pp. 204, extensively illustrated, some folding plates. New copy. ‘Published to coincide with the artist’s 75th birthday and a major exhibition. The exhibition and book were launched by Her Excellency Ms Quentin Bryce. William Robinson: The Transfigured Landscape presents key …

  • # 28939

    McCAUGHEY, Patrick

    Fred Williams (first edition, signed by the artist)

    Sydney : Bay Books, 1980. First edition. Quarto, cloth in dustjacket (a little edge wear), spine slightly sunned, pp 338. An authoritative monograph on Australian artist Fred Williams, illustrated with 197 plates in full colour. First edition, signed by the artist on the title page.

  • # 28978

    KLEPAC, Lou

    Tim Storrier (deluxe edition with signed etching)

    Sydney : The Beagle Press, 2018. Quarto, gilt-blocked red cloth in matching slipcase, pp. 264, fully illustrated. The deluxe edition, limited to 50 copies, specially bound, signed by the artist, with an original four colour signed etching ‘Night Horse’ loosely enclosed. A mint copy. Tim Storrier (b. 1949) is a consummate and acclaimed artist who …

  • # 29168

    QUILTY, Ben

    Ben Quilty.

    [Docklands, VIC] : Penguin Random House, 2019. Quarto (300 x 260 mm), publisher’s boards in illustrated dust jacket, 343 pp, colour illustrated; with a foreword by Richard Flanagan; a new copy. A celebration of the last two decades of work from Australian artist Ben Quilty, to coincide with a major retrospective of his work.

  • # 29167

    KLEPAC, Lou

    Horace Trenerry

    Sydney : The Beagle Press, 2009. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 152, 93 colour plates. New copy. Horace Trenerry is a South Australian artist, not widely known in Australia. The book presents a wide range of Trenerry’s work all reproduced in colour, and will allow people to discover a painter who deserves to be better known. …

  • # 29118

    STORRIER, Tim; CAPON, Edmund

    Tim Storrier. Moments in response to memories and ideas of mortality

    Foreword by Edmund Capon. Interviews William Wright. Research Jennry Zimmer and Ken McGregor. Melbourne : Macmillan, 2009. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 332, extensively illustrated. As new, still sealed in publisher’s shrinkwrap. Storrier, among Australia’s most highly regarded and best-selling painters, remains enigmatic. His paintings, which combine the traditional genres of landscape and still-life and …

  • # 29103

    COTTER, Julie

    Tom Roberts & the art of portraiture

    Melbourne : Thames &​ Hudson Australia, 2015. Quarto, illustrated boards, pp. 448, extensively illustrated. New copy. ‘Tom Roberts is a household name across the entire Australian arts-interested population and beyond. His portraits have never been the subject of a book. Those portrayed are figures in the nations history and lead-up to Federation in 1901, and …

  • # 29101

    FRY, Gavin; KLEPAC, Lou

    Margaret Woodward

    Sydney : The Beagle Press, 2020. Revised edition. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, 310 x 250 mm., pp. 168, 102 colour plates and numerous black and white illustrations and photographs. The softcover edition. Margaret Woodward is recognised as a distinctly original artist. Winner of the Wynne Prize, and many other awards. This book explains how her highly …

  • # 29067

    HART, Deborah

    Fred Williams. Infinite horizons

    Canberra : National Gallery of Australia, 2011. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 240, illustrated. Catalogue from Williams’ great retrospective at the National Gallery. Text block slightly sprung, else very good.

  • # 29056

    [WHISSON]. MURPHY, Bernice, et al.

    Ken Whisson paintings 1957-1985

    Broken Hill, N.S.W. : The Broken Hill City Art Gallery [1986]. Quarto, illustrated cover, pp 52, limited edition of 1000 copies, foreword by Michael Pursche, essay by Bernice Murphy, illustrated throughout with both colour and black & white plates, biography of the artist, catalogue of 36 works; fine. Ephemera enclosed.

  • # 29054

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

    Brett Whiteley : art & life

    Sydney : The Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1995. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, 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. Ephemera and news clippings enclosed.

  • # 29052

    HANSFORD, Pamela

    Peter Tyndall : Dagger Definitions

    Melbourne : Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, 1987. Square octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp 95. Art monograph on contemporary Australian artist Peter Tyndall, illustrated with reproductions of Tyndall’s works in colour and black and white.