Australian Artists E-K

  • # 35488

    KLEPAC, Lou

    Russell Drysdale and Donald Friend drawings

    Sydney : Garry Anderson Gallery, 1983. Octavo, pictorial wrappers, [12pp]. Catalogues 28 works by Drysdale and Friend, with selected works illustrated in black and white. Introduction by Lou Klepac.

  • # 35485

    Sydney Ure Smith

    Art in Australia : Third Series, Number Forty-four. Watercolours and drawings by Hans Heysen.

    Edited by Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert. Sydney : Art in Australia, 1932. Octavo, pictorial card wrappers (a couple of short tears, minor rust stains from staples), unpaginated, all pages clean, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates, plus b/w plates, occasional light foxing, else a very good copy. An edition focussing on the works of …

  • # 35479

    KING, Inge; GRISHIN, Sasha

    The art of Inge King : sculptor

    Melbourne : Macmillan, 2014. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 392, extensively illustrated. A vast and informative monograph on the significant and influential sculptor. New copy.

  • # 35472

    GRUNER, Elioth

    Elioth Gruner. Twenty-four reproductions in colour from original oil paintings

    Foreword by Norman Lindsay. Sydney : The Shepherd Press, n.d. [1947]. Quarto, full cloth with gilt design (corners a little rubbed and bumped), owner’s name to endpaper, tipped-in colour plates, 13 page essay by Norman Lindsay. The standard edition of 2000 copies. A deluxe edition of 200 copies was also published.  

  • # 35466

    HOFF, Rayner et al.

    Sculpture of Rayner Hoff

    With text by the Rt. Hon. the Earl Beauchamp, K.G., K.C.M.G., Howard Ashton, E.C. Temple Smith and W. Bede Dalley. Sydney : Sunnybrook Press, 1934. Quarto, illustrated cloth, dustjacket (a few short edge tears), pp. 113; [8]. Limited to 100 copies, signed by all contributors, the artist and publisher, with an original signed linocut by …

  • # 35150

    BAIL, Murray


    Sydney : Murdoch Books, 2009. Quarto, plum cloth boards in dustjacket, 280 pp, illustrated, a fine copy. Revised and expanded edition of Murray Bail’s definitive work on the life and art of Ian Fairweather. Scarce in the market.

  • # 35207

    HENSON, Bill (1955 -)

    The light fades but the gods remain. (Signed deluxe limited edition)

    Melbourne : Thames & Hudson in association with the Monash Gallery of Art, 2019. Quarto, lettered cloth, illustrated dustjacket, pp. 166, extensively illustrated. The deluxe edition, signed by Bill Henson on the half-title, housed in a lettered cloth slipcase. While not stated in the book, personal correspondence with the publisher indicates a print run of …

  • # 34953

    JACKS, Robert (1943 - 2014)

    Robert Jacks. Twelve red grids

    Hand stamped / New York / 1973. New York : [the artist], 1973. Small artist’s book approximately 120mm square, staple bound with red tape, 12pp. rubber stamped with designs of red dots. Hand-printed artist’s book, a companion to others (such as Red Diagonals, Lines Dots etc.) created by the artist in small numbers in the 1970s and …

  • # 22513

    KING, Inge; GRISHIN, Sasha

    The art of Inge King : sculptor (deluxe edition)

    Melbourne : Macmillan, 2014. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, cloth slipcase, pp. 392, extensively illustrated. A vast and informative monograph on the significant and influential sculptor. The deluxe edition, limited to only 16 copies, with a colophon statement signed by the publisher Jenny Zimmer, with screenprint by Larry Rawling of one of Inge King’s ink drawings, …

  • # 35462

    [HAWKINS]. CHANIN, Eileen and MILLER, Steven

    The art and life of Weaver Hawkins

    Sydney : Craftsman House, 1995. Quarto, boards in dust jacket (spine sunned, light handling wear), pp. 240, personal tribute by Morris West, foreword by John Hallmark Neff, bibliography on the life and work of Weaver Hawkins, list of awards and prizes, exhibitions and collections, 40 colour plate and 30 black & white reproductions of Hawkins …

  • # 35460

    HART, Deborah

    Joy Hester and Friends

    Canberra : National Gallery of Australia, 2001. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 136, illustrated. Detailed monograph from a major survey exhibition.

  • # 35452

    KLEPAC, Lou

    Hans Heysen. Paintings, drawings and watercolours

    Sydney : The Beagle Press, 2016. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 216, illustrated. New copy Hans Heysen is one of the giants of Australian art who transformed the way we see the Australian landscape during the first two decades of Federation. Back from four years of study in Europe at the end of 1903, he …

  • # 35451

    HESSON, Angela

    Hans and Nora Heysen : two generations of Australian Art

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 2019. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. xx; 155, illustrated. New copy in shrinkwrap. Hans and Nora Heysen: Two Generations of Australian Art brings together the work of Hans Heysen and Nora Heysen, father-and-daughter artists whose work spanned more than a century. While Hans devoted his mature practice predominantly to …

  • # 35450

    HYLTON, Jane

    Nora Heysen : Light and life

    Kent Town, S. Aust. : Wakefield Press, 2009 (2011 reprint). Quarto, illustrated wrappers, 104 pp., illustrated. New copy. Nora Heysen grew up at The Cedars near the Adelaide Hills town of Hahndorf, and was deeply influenced by her father, Hans Heysen. Nora Heysen: Light and life explores a notable career spanning seven decades, during which …

  • # 35449


    Nora Heysen

    Canberra : National Library of Australia, 2000. Octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp. 54, foreword by Jan Fullerton (director-general, National Library of Australia), essay on Nora Heysen by Lou Klepac, illustrated with numerous colour plates throughout, biography on the artist, information about the exhibitions and awards received by the artist, very good copy (near mint).  

  • # 35448

    SPECK, Catherine (ed)

    Heysen to Heysen : selected letters of Hans Heysen and Nora Heysen

    Canberra : National Library of Australia, 2011. Octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp. [viii], 351 p., [32] p. of plates, fine.