Australian Art - General

  • # 22483

    OPPEN, Monica; LYSSIOTIS, Peter, et al.

    The silent scream.

    Political and social comment in books by artists. Essays by Monica Oppen, Peter Lyssiotis, Walter Struve, Scott McQuire, Humphrey McQueen, Des Cowley. Sydney : Ant Press for Bibliotheca Librorum apud Artificem, 2011. Quarto, laminated card wrappers, 189 pp. fully illustrated. Produced to accompany the exhibition at Monash University Library of international and Australian artists’ books …

  • # 22433

    HEWITT, Helen Verity

    Patrick White, painter manqué. Paintings, painters and their influence on his writing. (Mirka Mora’s copy)

    Melbourne : Miegunyah Press, 2002. Octavo, boards in illustrated dustjacket, pp. 182, illustrated. Mirka Mora’s copy, signed by her on the endpaper and dated 2003. Provenance: Estate of Mirka Mora; Leonard Joel, Melbourne, The Magical Studio of Mirka Mora, 3 March 2019.

  • # 22372

    PASCOE, William Joseph; FRASER, Katrina Ann

    Roar Studios touring exhibition

    Melbourne : Shepparton Art Gallery, 1992. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 52, colour illustrations throughout. Exhibition catalogue of 61 works, all illustrated, with essays by Joseph Pascoe and Katrina Fraser.

  • # 21730


    [FEMINISM] Lip (1976)

    Carlton, Vic. : Women in the Visual Arts Collective, [October, 1976]. (First issue of this periodical). Quarto, original stiff wrappers covered in pink silk and printed in pink; pp 44, b/w illustrations, double-page removable foldout with white doyly by artist Frances Phoenix (Budden) at centre, as issued; a very good copy. ‘Lip is a collective of …

  • # 21472

    National Gallery of Victoria

    National Gallery of Victoria : loan exhibition of Australian paintings

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 1925. Quarto, plain card imprinted wrappers, pp. 30. Exhibition catalogue of 427 works.

  • # 21070

    BURKE, Janine

    Australian women artists 1840 – 1940

    Melbourne : Greenhouse, 1980 (1981 reprint). Quarto, boards in dustjacket (short tear), pp. 188, illustrated. Includes biographical details on colonial, impressionist and modernist painters.

  • # 20999


    The colonial image : Australian painting 1800 – 1880

    Canberra : Australian National Gallery, 1987. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 112, illustrated in colour.

  • # 21630

    MIMMOCCHI, Denise

    Australian Symbolism : the art of dreams

    Sydney : AGNSW, 2012. Large octavo, pictorial papered boards, pp 159, illustrated in colour; a fine copy. Superb catalogue produced to accompany the exhibition of the same name staged at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 11 May – 29 July 2012.

  • # 21232

    MINCHIN, Jan

    The art of Rupert Bunny and E. Phillips Fox

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 1984. Quarto, wrappers with staple binding, [pp.14]. Catalogue of 47 works by Rupert Bunny and E. Phillips Fox, with essay by Jan Minchin.

  • # 21235

    BUTLER, Roger

    Melbourne woodcuts and linocuts of the 1920’s and 1930’s

    [Sydney] : [Australian Gallery Directors Council], c1981. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, [pp. 60], prints throughout, some colour. Catalogue from exhibition of the print collection of the Ballarat Fine Art Gallery

  • # 21759

    PALMER, Maudie

    Figures and faces : drawn from life

    Melbourne : Heide Park and Art Gallery, 1983. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, some smudges and coloured marks, pp. 56, illustrations throughout. Features portraits on paper by a large range of artists. Introduction by Elizabeth Cross.

  • # 21627

    HAWLEY, Janet

    Encounters with Australian artists

    St. Lucia, QLD : UOQ Press, 1993. First edition. Large octavo, illustrated card covers, 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 …

  • # 21515

    PALMER, Maudie

    The Field now

    Melbourne : Heide Park and Art Gallery, 1984. Quarto, blue printed wrappers, pp. 52, some colour illustrations. Exhibition catalogue with biographical notes and essays by Sue Cramer, John Stringer, Ian Burn, Nigel Lendon and Patrick McCaughey.

  • # 21503

    CLABBURN, Anna

    Looking for faeries, the victorian tradition : a Bendigo Art Gallery exhibition

    Melbourne : Bendigo Art Gallery, 2010. Quarto, pink wrappers, [pp. 48], colour illustrations throughout. Exhibition catalogue with list of works and essay by Anna Clabburn.

  • # 21475

    HARDING, Lesley; SHORT, Linda

    Those who made and those who saw : portraits of the Heide circle

    Melbourne : Heide Museum of Modern Art, [2007]. Quarto, blue printed wrappers, pp.47, illustrated throughout, some colour. Exhibition catalogue with list of works, essay by Lesley Harding and Linda Short and interview with Pauline McCarthy by Lesley Harding.

  • # 21463

    [TUCKER, Albert; NOLAN, Sidney]

    A link and a trust : Albert Tucker and Sidney Nolan’s Rome exhibition

    Melbourne : Heide Museum of Modern Art, [2006]. Quarto, illustrated blue wrappers, pp. 47, illustrations and images throughout. Exhibition catalogue with essay by Lesley Harding and list of works.