Australian Indigenous Artists

  • # 35982

    AMADIO, Nadine et al

    Albert Namatjira. The life and work of an Australian painter

    Compiled and edited by Nadine Amadio. Melbourne : Macmillan, 1986 (1990 reprint). Oblong quarto, boards in dust jacket, foxing to preliminaries, pp. 102, illustrated with numerous full page colour plates.  

  • # 35981

    FRENCH, Alison

    Seeing the centre. The art of Albert Namatjira 1902 – 1959

    Canberra : National Gallery of Australia, 2002. First edition. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 166, illustrated, spine slightly sunned, a very good copy.

  • # 35980

    BRACKENREG, John

    Central Australian artist Albert Namatjira

    Sydney : The Legend Press, c. 1970. Oblong quarto, laminated boards, unpaginated, 26 colour plates, a few minor paint marks to the covers and a few pages, a very good copy  

  • # 35979

    BRACKENREG, John

    Central Australian artist Albert Namatjira

    Sydney : The Legend Press, c. 1970. Oblong quarto, laminated boards, unpaginated, 26 colour plates, previous owner’s name to half-title, a fine copy  

  • # 35978

    BATTARBEE, Rex

    Modern Australian Aboriginal Art

    Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1951. First edition. Quarto, boards in illustrated dustjacket (light sunning to edges), pp. 55 plus numerous colour and black and white plates, internally clean.  Foreword by T.G.H. Strehlow. Includes chapters on Albert Namatjira, Edwin Pareroultja, Otto Pareroultja, Reuben Pareroultja, Walter Ebatarinja, Enos and Oskar Namatjira, Henoch Raberaba, Richard Moketarinja, and …

  • # 35977

    BATTY, Joyce

    Namatjira : Wanderer between two worlds

    Melbourne : Hodder & Stoughton, 1963. Octavo, boards in illustrated dustjacket, pp. 158, illustrated. Some silver fishing to the dustjacket, a good copy.

  • # 35976

    BATTY, Joyce

    Namatjira : Wanderer between two worlds (ex-library)

    Melbourne : Hodder & Stoughton, 1963. Octavo, boards in illustrated dustjacket, pp. 158, illustrated. An ex-library copy, with some discreet signs of library use including erased stamps, marks to endpapers, etc. A good copy.

  • # 35975

    BATTARBEE, Rex

    Modern Australian Aboriginal Art

    Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1958. Second edition. Quarto, boards in illustrated dustjacket (a couple of short chips and tears, light edge wear), pp. 55 plus numerous colour and black and white plates, a couple of short marginal tears, light foxing to endpapers.  Foreword by T.G.H. Strehlow. Includes chapters on Albert Namatjira, Edwin Pareroultja, Otto …

  • # 35963

    ISAACS, Jennifer

    Australian Aboriginal paintings (softcover)

    Sydney : Lansdowne, 1995 (reprint). Quarto,  illustrated wrappers, pp. 190, illustrated. Paintings from the Western Desert and Bark Paintings from Arnhem Land.

  • # 35943

    SALMON, Fiona (curator); BATTY, Philip, et al.

    Gooch’s Utopia : collected works from the Central Desert

    / curated by Fiona Salmon ; essays, Philip Batty, Christopher Hodges, Christine Nicholls. Adelaide : Flinders University, 2008. Quarto (270 x 215 mm), pictorial stiff wrappers, 93 pp, colour illustrations, maps; an as new copy. Splendid catalogue to accompany an exhibition of Central Desert works from the collections of Rodney Gooch. ‘A collaborative exhibition between …

  • # 35940

    MCCULLOCH, Susan

    Contemporary Aboriginal Art : a guide to the rebirth of an ancient culture

    Melbourne : Allen & Unwin, 1999 (revised edition 2001). Quarto, illustrated wrappers (lightly creased, pale foxing), pp. 240, illustrated. Includes sections on the Central and Western Deserts, The Kimberley, Arnhem Land, contemporary art.

  • # 35811

    McCULLOCH, Susan et al.

    McCulloch’s contemporary Aboriginal art : the complete guide

    Melbourne : McCulloch & MCulloch Australian Art Books, 2008 (2009 reprint). Quarto, illustrated limp boards, pp. 308, illustrated. A very good copy.

  • # 35933

    BUTLER, Roger

    Printed: images in colonial Australia 1801 – 1901 [with] Printed: images by Australian artists 1885 – 1955 [and] Printed: images by Australian Artists 1942 – 2020

    Canberra : National Gallery of Australia, 2007 – 2021. Three volumes, quarto, pictorial boards in dustjackets, light handling wear but fine, pp. 294; 328; 416, extensively illustrated in colour, bookplate from the Chapman collection to first volume (illustrating the Charlotte medal, which is illustrated and discussed on pp. 4-6), small bump to foot of spine …

  • # 35865

    KING, Natalie

    Destiny Deacon : walk & don’t look blak

    Sydney (N.S.W.) : Museum of Contemporary Art, 2004. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 134, illustrated. As new copy. Text in French and English. Catalogue of an exhibition to be held at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, from 26 November 2004 to 30 January 2005 ; and the Cultural Centre Tjibaou, Noumea, New Caledonia, 1 June-28 …

  • # 35863

    CRAIG, Gordon (curator)

    Over the fence : contemporary indigenous photography from the Corrigan collection

    [Brisbane, Queensland] : The University of Queensland Art Museum, 2016. Quarto, illustrated wrappers by Destiny Deacon, pp. 93, illustrated. Includes works by Dr. Christian Thompson, Michael Riley, Fiona Foley, Ricky Maynard, James Taylor, Vernon Ah Kee, Tony Albert, Brook Andrew, Tracey Moffatt, Leah King-Smith and others.

  • # 35800

    [NAMATJIRA]. HARDY, Jane, MEGAW, J.V.S., and MEGAW, M. Ruth

    The Heritage of Namatjira

    Curated by Angela Tidmarsh and J.V.S. Megaw on behalf of The Flinders University of South Australia; catalogue edited by M. Ruth Megaw. Melbourne : Australian Exhibitions Touring Agency, 1991. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 36, illustrated. Includes historical photographs of the Hermannsburg Mission. Scarce. A fine copy.