Australia Artists Q-Z

  • # 27100

    SMITH, Kevin

    The art of Kevin Smith : paintings & drawings, sculpture, mirrors, furniture, boxes, photographs (signed presentation copy)

    Campbell’s Creek (Vic.) : Book Heaven, 2014. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 345, illustrated. Limited to 100 numbered copies. Signed presentation inscription from the artist on the title page. Self-produced volume from the formally trained Melbourne artist. A single example recorded on Trove (Ballarat Library)

  • # 27111

    [WILLIAMS]. MOLLISON, James.

    A singular vision : the art of Fred Williams

    Canberra : Australian National Gallery, 1989. Quarto, softcover, 255 pp, profusely illustrated. Along with McCaughey, the standard monograph on Williams. Note : mouse nibbling to the upper corner of lower wrapper and the final 50 pages, extending a few mm. into the margin. Previous owner’s name to half-title, internally clean. A scarce monograph, this example …

  • # 27093

    RONE

    Rone

    Melbourne : Thames & Hudson, 2020. Quarto, illustrated laminated boards, pp. 240, illustrated. New copy. ‘Known for his multi-storey murals gracing buildings all over the world, Melbourne-based artist Rone uses his work to explore the friction and connection between beauty and decay, youth and ruin. Rone was a seminal figure in the explosive Melbourne street …

  • # 27078

    GREGG, Simon

    “Grand Country”. Fred Williams in Gippsland.

    Sale, Vic. : Gippsland Art Gallery, 2019. Quarto, illustrated gatefold wrappers, pp. 40, illustrated. Printed in an edition of 500 copies. New copy. As one of the twentieth century’s most innovative and acclaimed artists, Fred Williams (1927-82) was an icon of Australian art. Williams revolutionised the way we see the natural environment through a distinctive …

  • # 27076

    [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.

  • # 27075

    SCHALLER, Mark

    Mark Schaller : Botanicus fantasticus (signed copy)

    Melbourne : Fox Galleries, 2020. Quarto, illustrated wrappers with wraparound band, pp. 64, illustrated. Foreword by Helen Hughes, essay by Rebecca Agnew. Signed by the artist on the title page. The first volume in the Modern Seasons series of publications. Modern Seasons is a publication series presenting a portrait of the four seasons. The four-part publication …

  • # 27065

    OLIVER, Jo

    Jessie Traill : A biography

    Melbourne : Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2020. Octavo, laminated pictorial boards in dustjacket, pp. xvii; 388, illustrated. New copy. ‘This biography explores the remarkable life of Jessie Traill – artist, traveller, humanitarian and independent spirit. From the ten-year-old who first met Tom Roberts painting on the shores of Port Phillip Bay, to a student of Frederick …

  • # 27050

    [VASSILIEFF]. ST JOHN MOORE, Felicity.

    Vassilieff and his art.

    Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 1982. Octavo, boards in dust jacket, 184pp., illustrated. A fine copy.

  • # 27091

    SUTHERLAND, Kathie

    BRETT WHITELEY Catalogue Raisonné : 1955 – 1992. (Complimentary shipping included)

    Melbourne : Schwartz City, 2020. Seven volumes, quarto, lettered white cloth, in bespoke white lettered slipcase, over 2400 pages, fully illustrated. Limited to 1000 numbered copies. Housed in the publisher’s double walled mailing carton. The size of the slipcase is 225 mm tall, 403 mm wide, 203 mm deep. Price is inclusive of courier shipping …

  • # 27000

    WILLIS, Gary (1949- )

    The painter’s tongue : the life of an artist

    Melbourne : Gulag Publishing, 2020. Eleven volumes octavo (210 x 145 mm), pictorial stiff wrappers, perfect bound; pp 795, illustrated in colour and b/w; housed in publisher’s red slipcase. Edition limited to 10 signed and numbered sets; the title page of each volume in this set is signed, numbered 3/10 and dated 2020 by the …

  • # 27005

    RONE

    Rone

    Melbourne : Thames & Hudson, 2020. Quarto, illustrated laminated boards, pp. 240, illustrated. New copy. ‘Known for his multi-storey murals gracing buildings all over the world, Melbourne-based artist Rone uses his work to explore the friction and connection between beauty and decay, youth and ruin. Rone was a seminal figure in the explosive Melbourne street …

  • # 26984

    SUTHERLAND, Kathie

    BRETT WHITELEY Catalogue Raisonné : 1955 – 1992. (Complimentary shipping included)

    Melbourne : Schwartz City, 2020. Seven volumes, quarto, lettered white cloth, in bespoke white lettered slipcase, over 2400 pages, fully illustrated. Limited to 1000 numbered copies. Housed in the publisher’s double walled mailing carton. The size of the slipcase is 225 mm tall, 403 mm wide, 203 mm deep. Price is inclusive of courier shipping …

  • # 26986

    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 …

  • # 26386

    WHITELEY, Brett (1939-1992)

    Brett Whiteley – Graphics 1961-1982. (Signed presentation copy)

    Perth : Art Gallery of Western Australia, 1983. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (lifting to laminate to fore edge of upper wrapper), 64 pp, illustrated in b/w and colour, presentation inscription on the Foreword page ‘For Barry with affection x Brett  May 83’. A rare signed copy, probably to Whiteley’s art dealer Barry Stern.

  • # 26047

    WHITELEY, Brett and DRISCOLL, Michael.

    Native Rose. (Hardcover edition, in a full leather binding)

    Sydney : Richard Griffin, 1986. Large quarto, bound in full calf with gilt-lettering to spine, in illustrated dust jacket, 58 pp, poetry by Driscoll, illustrated by Whiteley. The scarce hardcover edition of this book of poems illustrated with large format plates. This copy is bound in full calf – certainly one of only a handful …

  • # 22894

    SUTHERLAND, Kathie

    Brett Whiteley : a sensual line 1957-67

    Melbourne : Macmillan Art, 2010. Quarto, illustrated boards with wraparound band, pp. 342, extensively illustrated. New copy. ‘Kathie Sutherland’s scrupulously researched and expertly written account of Brett Whiteley’s formative decade, 1957 – 67, is essential reading for all who wish to better understand this charismatic artist and the development of his career. This beautifully designed …