Australian Art - General

  • # 25476

    Sydney Ure Smith

    [BOOKPLATES]. Art in Australia. A Quarterly Magazine. Third Series, Number Five.

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1923. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers, unpaginated, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, an excellent copy. Includes literary works by George Lambert on a European Art exhibition and various reviews. Illustrations by Heysen, Strang, Rothenstein, et al. Also includes an article …

  • # 25104

    LINDSAY, Lionel.

    Addled Art

    Sydney : Angus  Robertson, 1942. First edition. Quarto, illustrated paper wrappers over boards (a couple of short splits but very good), 66pp. illustrated, news clipping loosely enclosed. Lindsay’s famously contentious commentary on the link between modern art and the Jewish dealers of Europe.

  • # 25202

    GOTT, Ted

    Don’t leave me this way : art in the age of AIDS

    Canberra : National Gallery of Australia, 1994. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. [viii]; 246, illustrated. “The national AIDS Campaign and the National Gallery of Australia joined forces in 1994 to presetn a major exhibition, “Don’t leave me this way : art in the age of AIDS” – the largest exhinition on the subject of HIV/​AIDS to …

  • # 25374

    CURTIN, Tansy et al.

    Collective vision. 130 years

    Bendigo, Victoria : Bendigo Art Gallery, 2017. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, one corner bumped, pp. 182, illustrated. Bendigo Art Gallery celebrates 130 years in 2017 and to mark the occasion will present a dynamic new exhibition of historic, contemporary, curious, significant, and much-loved favourites from the gallery’s renowned collection. Founded in 1887, the gallery was officially …

  • # 25328

    CARR, Michael

    Catalogue Exhibition Number 1

    Sydney : Michael Carr Art Dealer, 2002. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 44, illustrated. Includes works by Ray Crooke, James Gleeson, Tim Storrier, Lloyd Rees, Brett Whiteley, Andy Warhol, John Olsen, Lloyd Rees, Sidney Nolan etc.

  • # 25291

    MELBOURNE CAMERA CLUB

    2nd International Exhibition of Photography

    Melbourne : Melbourne Camera Club, 1957. Octavo, printed wrappers (lightly worn), pp. 32, illustrated. Includes entries by Max Dupain, and numerous entrants from Hong Kong, Singapore, the United States and Malaya. The jurges were Athol Shmith, Allen G Gray and Gordon de Lisle.

  • # 25386

    Sydney Ure Smith

    Art in Australia. A Quarterly Magazine. Third Series, Number Twenty-Nine.

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1929. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers after Margaret Preston (water stained), unpaginated, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, a good copy. An edition of Art in Australia revolving around a small group of then contemporary Australian Artists. Includes essay by Basil …

  • # 25379

    Sydney Ure Smith

    Art in Australia. A Quarterly Magazine. Third Series, Number Fifty. Elioth Gruner’s Oil Paintings

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1933. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers, 56pp, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, spine a little sunned else a fine copy. Features essay by John Duncan on the Artists works; and a biographical piece by J.S. McDonald; as well as colour …

  • # 25376

    Sydney Ure Smith

    [BOOKPLATES]. Art in Australia. A Quarterly Magazine. Third Series, Number Five.

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1923. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers, unpaginated, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, an excellent copy. Includes literary works by George Lambert on a European Art exhibition and various reviews. Illustrations by Heysen, Strang, Rothenstein, et al. Also includes an article …

  • # 24712

    JONES, Shar

    Early painters of Australia 1788-1880

    Sydney : Bay Books, [1988]. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 208, illustrated. A survey of early Australian painting from 1788 to 1880 in which social influences and trends in art are well explained. Although many of the works featured are amateur in approach, the historical viewpoint is interesting and the more professional colonial artists are …

  • # 25157

    PHIPPS, Jennifer; FOX, Paul

    Sweet damper and gossip : colonial sightings from the Goulburn and North-East

    Benalla, Vic : Benalla Art Gallery, 1994. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 32, illustrated. ‘The exhibition presents a dual concept of the landscape, both from the European and Aboriginal viewpoint’ -introduction.

  • # 25329

    BREUER, Eva

    Fine Australian Paintings III

    Sydney : Eva Breuer Art Dealer, circa 2000. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 64, illustrated. Includes works by Arthur Boyd, John Perceval, Donald Friend, Jeffrey Smart, Lloyd Rees, Brett Whiteley, John Olsen, Lloyd Rees, Sidney Nolan etc.

  • # 25327

    LIVESEY, Scott

    Group show 08

    Melbourne : Scott Livesey Art Dealer, 2008. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 40, illustrated. Includes works by Murray Walker, Bruce Armstrong, Joshua Yeldham, Martine Emdur, Mark Schaller and Stellarc.

  • # 25315

    WOOD, Ghislaine

    Art deco 1910-1939

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 2008. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, 317 pp, illustrated, a fine copy of this lavishly produced exhibition catalogue, now scarce.

  • # 25296

    LANE, Terence

    Australian Impressionism

    Melbourne : NGV, 2007. Quarto, pictorial card covers, pp. 352, profusely illustrated in colour. A scholarly survey of Australian impressionism and at the same time a lavishly produced catalogue to accompany the major exhibition held at the NGV, 31 March – 8 August 2007; a very good copy.

  • # 24788

    HANSEN, David

    Australia : the land & the people, the past & the present

    Text by David Hansen in association with the Australian Bicentennial Authority. Sydney : Australian Bicentennial Authority, 1988. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 128, illustrated.