Australian Artists Q-Z

  • # 35984

    SIBLEY, Irena (1943-2009); SIBLEY, Andrew (1933- )

    The calming of Harry

    Albert Park, Vic. : Lilly Pilly Books, 1987. ONE OF ONLY TWELVE. ‘The first edition of “The calming of Harry” is limited to ten numbered copies and two artist’s proof copies. This edition is handwritten on French “lana” paper and the illustrations which are hand printed on Japanese mulberry paper are each individually coloured by …

  • # 35965


    Brett Whiteley drawings.

    Sydney : The Beagle Press, 2015. Quarto, gilt-lettered black cloth in matching slipcase, pp. 220, illustrated. New copy. Brett Whiteley drawings includes 180 of his most important drawings, from early views made as a student to the last series of works made in Paris in 1989, before his untimely death. He was an indefatigable draughtsman, …

  • # 35957

    UNDERHILL, Nancy D. H.

    Making Australian art 1916 – 49. Sydney Ure Smith, patron and publisher

    Melbourne : Oxford, 1991. Octavo, boards in dustjacket, pp. 311, bookplate to pastedown, illustrated.

  • # 35956

    SALTER, Elizabeth

    The lost Impressionist. A biography of John Peter Russell

    London : Angus & Robertson, 1976. Octavo, boards in dustjacket (short tear), bookplate to pastedown, pp. 209, illustrations.

  • # 35953

    FINDLAY, Elizabeth

    Arcadian quest : William Westall’s Australian sketches

    Canberra : National Library of Australia, 1998. Quarto, illustrated laminated boards, small sticker mark upper board, pp. 68, illustrated. Westall was a landscape and figure painter on the voyage of The Investigator, captained by Matthew Flinders, 1801; survey and chronology of the voyage; paintings include four portraits from Port Jackson; Port Lincoln; King George’s Sound; …

  • # 35952

    FULLERTON, Patricia and SMITH, Bernard

    The flower hunter Ellis Rowan

    Canberra : National Library of Australia, 2007. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. vi; 106, illustrated.

  • # 35935

    STAINFORTH, Martin

    Racehorses in Australia : with paintings by Martin Stainforth (signed presentation copy)

    Edited by Dr. W. H. Lang, Ken Austin and Dr. Stewart McKay. Produced by Harry Julius. Sydney : Art in Australia Limited, 1922. First edition. Quarto, quarter white cloth over papered boards (corners bumped and rubbed), endpapers with offsetting, a few spots of foxing, 184 pp, with numerous tipped-in colour plates and black and white …

  • # 35918

    [SHIRLOW, John]. CROLL, R. H.

    The Etched Work of John Shirlow (deluxe edition)

    Selected reproductions in half-tone of John Shirlow’s handicraft. Biography by R. H. Croll. Melbourne: Alexander McCubbin, n.d. [1920]. Quarto, quarter-calf over cloth (spine rubbed), 20 tipped-in plates reproducing Shirlow’s works. The deluxe edition, limited to 100 copies, with an original etching by Shirlow tipped-in. This copy additionally signed by Robert Croll in pencil on the title …

  • # 35909

    DRAFFIN, Nicholas

    The art of M. Napier Waller

    Melbourne : Sun Books, 1978. Quarto, illustrated card wrappers, pp. 80, illustrated in colour and black and white. A fine copy.

  • # 35901

    WHITELEY, Brett

    Paris ‘Regard de Côté’ (deluxe edition)

    Melbourne: Australian Galleries, 1990. Oblong quarto, silver lettered cloth with pictorial onlay, in matching slipcase (lightly rubbed), unpaginated, 67 plates illustrated in colour. The deluxe edition, limited to 75 copies (this is copy number 8), signed and numbered by Brett Whiteley, with an original signed etching tipped in.  A magnificent Brett Whiteley publication from Australian …

  • # 35872

    KLEPAC, Lou

    Tim Storrier (deluxe edition with signed etching)

    Sydney : The Beagle Press, 2018. Quarto, gilt-blocked red cloth in matching slipcase, pp. 264, fully illustrated. The deluxe edition, limited to 50 copies, specially bound, signed by the artist, with an original four colour signed etching ‘Night Horse’ loosely enclosed. A mint copy. Tim Storrier (b. 1949) is a consummate and acclaimed artist who …

  • # 35868

    KLEPAC, Lou.

    David Strachan.

    Selected and edited by Lou Klepac. With an introduction by Barry Pearce and an essay by John McDonald. Sydney: The Beagle Press, 1993. Quarto, boards in dustjacket (edges slightly rubbed), 128pp. illustrated. The major monograph on the artist.

  • # 35738

    RENNIE, Reko

    King and country : Reko Rennie

    Melbourne : Karen Woodbury Gallery, 2013. Quarto, pink patterned wrappers, [unpaginated], acetate jacket, colour illustrations throughout. Exhibition catalogue of 16 work, with short introduction by Alexie Glass-Kantor and Ash Kilmartin.

  • # 35768

    [SMART, Jeffrey] ALLEN, Christopher

    Jeffrey Smart : paintings and studies 2004-2006 (signed copy)

    Exhibition catalogue: Melbourne 28 September – 8 October 2006, Sydney 17 October – 4 November 2006. Collingwood, Vic : Australian Galleries, 2006. 53 pp, colour and b/w illustrations, bibliography, signed by Smart on the title page

  • # 35764

    KOLENBERG, Hendrik

    Lloyd Rees in Europe

    Selected drawings from his sketchbooks in the gallery’s collection. Sydney : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2002. Quarto, cloth in dustjacket, pp. 144, illustrated.

  • # 35759

    STOKES, Constance

    Constance Stokes retrospective exhibition

    Swan Hill : Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery, 1985. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. [50], illustrated in colour and black and white.