Australian Artists A-D

  • # 31788

    CATALANO, Gary (1947 - 2002)

    The solitary watcher : Rick Amor and his art (signed copy)

    Melbourne : Melbourne University Press, 2001. First edition. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 199, extensively illustrated, presentation inscription to preliminary. Printed in an edition of 1500 copies. A rare copy signed by both the artist Rick Amor and the author Gary Catalano, who passed away the year following.

  • # 31784

    [BURN, Ian]; STEPHEN, Ann

    On looking at looking : The art and politics of Ian Burn (signed and inscribed copy)

    Melbourne : The Miegunyah Press, 2006. Quarto, white boards with pictorial dust jacket (spine sunned), pp 251. The first biography of Australian conceptual artist Ian Burn, featuring over 160 images of Burns’ works. Inscribed by author on half-title.

  • # 31780

    BECKETT, Clarice.

    Clarice Beckett. Politically Incorrect

    Melbourne: Ian Potter Museum of Art, 1999. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (sunned, as almost always has occurred to this binding to some extent), 76pp., illustrated. Printed in an edition of 2000 copies, now very scarce.

  • # 31725

    DONE, Ken

    Ken Done : paintings 1990-1994

    Sydney : Done Art and Design, 1994. Quarto, boards in illustrated dustjacket (spine slightly sunned), pp. 197, illustrated.

  • # 31747

    [DRYSDALE, Russell]

    Recent drawings by Russell Drysdale (1973)

    Monday 3rd to Friday 14th December, 1973. Melbourne : Joseph Brown Gallery, 1973. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 4, cover illustrated with black & white reproduction of catalogue number 16, ‘Henry Nicholls’, four black & white illustrations of Drysdale’s works, catalogue of 26 works, a very good copy.

  • # 31746

    KLEPAC, Lou

    The drawings of Russell Drysdale (signed copy)

    1980 Perth Survey of Drawing. Perth : Art Gallery of Western Australia, 1980. Oblong quarto, illustrated wrappers, foxing to fore edge of upper wrapper, pp.112. extensively illustrated. Signed by Drysdale on the title page.

  • # 31665

    SMITH, Colin G.

    Merric Boyd and Murrumbeena : the life of an artist in a time and a place (signed copy)

    Melbourne : the author, 2013. Quarto, laminated boards, pp. 458, illustrated. Signed by the author. In 1988 Colin Smith began researching the history of renowned Australian potter, Merric Boyd and his family in Murrumbeena and the relationship they had with their local community. This research would become Merric Boyd and Murrumbeena The Life of an …

  • # 31659

    FIELD, Caroline (curator)

    Geoffrey Bartlett : Silver cloud

    Malvern, Vic. : Stonington Stables Museum of Art, Deakin University, 2001. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 60, illustrated. Printed in an edition of 1000 copies. Catalogue of an exhibition held at Stonington Stables Museum of Art, Deakin University, Toorak Campus, 27 April – 9 June 2001 ; UTS Gallery, Faculty of Design, Architecture and Building, University …

  • # 31646

    McGREGOR, Ken

    Adnate : point of view 2019

    Melbourne : Badger Editions, 2019. Quarto, illustrated laminated boards, pp. 224, illustrated. Mint copy. Produced in limited numbers, not in distribution, and no copies recorded on Trove (August 2021). ‘With about half his work done on public walls and half on canvases, Adnate nowadays sees himself as not just a street artist or graffiti artist—simply, …

  • # 31656

    FIELD, Caroline HEATHCOTE, Christopher

    Margaret Dredge : an abstract

    Melbourne : Deakin University, 2003. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 20, illustrated. Exhibition curator: Caroline Field; catalogue essay: Dr. Christopher Heathcote. Catalogue of an exhibition held at Icon Museum of Art, Deakin University Burwood Campus.

  • # 31661

    FIELD, Caroline et al.

    Dean Bowen : urban bird

    Melbourne : Icon Museum of Art, Deakin University, 2003. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 24, illustrated. Printed in an edition of 1000 copies. Exhibition held 21 May-28 June, 2003, Icon Museum of Art, Deakin University, Burwood Campus. Exhibition curator : Caroline Field; essay by Geoffrey Edwards.

  • # 31710



    Sydney : Michael hobbs, 1976. Printed by Red Ink Productions, New York. Octavo, lettered wrappers (lightly foxed), pp. [72]. Experimental artists book of text, verticle lines and photography taken in England, France and Belgium.

  • # 31736

    CAMPBELL, Cressida

    Cressida Campbell. 1st November – 26th November 2005.

    Brisbane : Philip Bacon Galleries, 2005. Quarto, lettered wrappers in illustrated dustjacket, pp. 20, essay by Edmund Capon, late Director of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, catalogue of 32 works, price list, a fine copy of a beautifully printed and illustrated exhibition catalogue on this acclaimed Australian artist. Accompanied by the original invitation …

  • # 31582

    SEARLE, Ross

    A creative spirit : Douglas Annand watercolours

    Toowoomba : Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, 2015. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 48, illustrated.

  • # 31629

    GRANT, Kirsty et al.

    John Brack

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 2009. Quarto, pictorial wrappers, 248 pp. fully illustrated. Contributions by Helen Brack, Sasha Grishin, Robert Lindsay and Chris McAuliffe. Printed to accompany the major touring retrospective of Brack in 2009-10, an essential reference on the artist.

  • # 31628

    GOTT, Ted

    A question of balance. John Brack 1974 – 1994

    Melbourne : Heide Museum of Modern Art, 2000. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 48, illustrated. ‘Throughout the 1950s and 1960s John Brack established a reputation as one of Australia’s leading artists. This publication looks at the second half of his career in which he produced a startling new series of paintings focusing upon the panoramic history …