Australian Women Artists

  • # 33129

    McKAY, Kirsten

    Sybil Craig 1901 – 89. Modernist painter

    Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, 2006. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 72, illustrated. Printed in an edition of 750 numbered copies.

  • # 33109

    [KNGWARREYE]. NEALE, Margo, ELLWOOD, Tony, NISHINO, Hanako, et al.

    Utopia: the genius of Emily Kame Kngwarreye

    Canberra : National Museum of Australia, 2008. Quarto, illustrated cards, pp. 272, illustrated throughout in colour, exhibition catalogue for the exhibition of Australian Indigenous artist Emily Kame Kngwarreye’s work ‘Utopia: the genius of Emily Kame Kngwarreye’. Contains text by Craddock Morton, Kevin Rudd, Murray McLean, Margo Neale, Tony Ellwood, Hanako Nishino, Yasuyuki Nakai and Akira …

  • # 33108


    Emily Kame Kngwarreye. Alhalkere. Paintings from Utopia.

    Brisbane: Queensland Art Gallery, 1998. Quarto, illustrated cards in paper dustwrapper, 154pp. illustrated throughout. An important monograph, a very good copy, scarce.

  • # 33068


    Traditional Australian painting 1880 – 1925

    Melbourne : Savill Galleries, 2003. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. [8]. Exhibition catalogue illustrated in colour. Price list and invitation enclosed. Artists include Margaret Preston, Nicholas Chevalier, Ethel Carrick Fox, Sydney Long, Arthur Streeton etc.

  • # 33033

    KNGWARREYE, Emily Kame (1910 - 1996)

    The spirit sings : Emily Kame Kngwarreye

    Tandanya – National Aboriginal Cultural Institute 29 November 1997 – 22 February 1998. Adelaide : Tandanya – National Aboriginal Cultural Institute, 1997. Single sheet (creased and short tears), promotional flyer for the exhibition, illustrations, text.

  • # 32986

    MOSEY, Anne et al.

    Ngurra (camp/home/country)

    Dolly Nampijinpa Daniels and Anne Mosey. Underdale, S. Aust. : University of South Australia Art Museum, [1994]. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 32, illustrated. Catalogue accompanying the exhibition, ‘Ngurra(camp/home/country)’ a collaborative installation by two women from different cultures who explore their particular histories and relationships to home and country; includes essay and interviews with the artists.

  • # 32980

    PRESTON, Margaret et al.

    Motif & meaning : Aboriginal influences in Australian art 1930 – 1970

    Ballarat : Ballarat Fine Art Gallery, 1999. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (reproducing Margaret Preston), pp. 40, illustrated. A fine copy. Includes works by Carl Cooper, Gert Sellheim, Margaret Preston, Martin Boyd, Frances Burke, Olive Nock, Roma Thompson et al.

  • # 32454

    MADDOCK, Bea et al.

    Antarctic Journey : three artists in Antarctica

    Canberra : Australian Government Publishing Service, 1988. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 50, illustrated. John Caldwell, Bea Maddock and Jan Senbergs. Interviews, photographs, bibliography and catalogue of works.

  • # 32456

    BIVEN, Rachel

    Some forgotten, some remembered : women artists of South Australia (signed copy)

    Written and compiled by Rachel Biven. Norwood, South Australia : Sydenham Gallery, 1976. Quarto, cloth in dustjacket (light edge wear), pp. [76], illustrated. Signed by the author. “This book makes no claim to literary merit, but I feel it has something to contribute to the history of South Australia. There are very few records preserved, …

  • # 32736

    COHN, Ola; WOOD, Marjorie

    The Fairies’ Tree

    By Ola Cohn in collaboration with Norman Davies. Illustrations and decoration by Marjorie Wood. Music by Tom King. Geelong : H. Tatlock Miller, The Book Nook, 1932. Quarto, illustrated paper wrappers over card (silverfishing with some loss along the fore edge), cover design by Marjorie Wood, bookplate to pastedown, early pencil inscription to endpaper, pp. …

  • # 32430

    MYERS, Vali (1930-2003)

    Vali Myers : drawings 1949-1979

    London: Open House, 1980. First edition. Folio (340 x 250 mm), publisher’s gilt-lettered red cloth over boards, in the original pictorial dust jacket (sunned at top edges and with a mild crease at head of spine), 127 pp, illustrated throughout in colour, with an introduction by Ed van der Elsken and an introduction by George …

  • # 32891

    [CARRICK FOX]. DE VRIES, Susanna

    Ethel Carrick Fox: travels and triumphs of a post-impressionist (limited edition)

    Brisbane : Pandanus Press, 1997. Quarto, cloth covered boards, illustrated dust jacket,  illustrated throughout with colour and black & white plates, scholarly text on the artist by Susanna de Vries, a very good copy. The limited edition of 300 copies signed by the author, with two photographs of Carrick Fox paintings pasted in.

  • # 32888

    LEBOVIC, Josef

    Masterpieces of Australian printmaking

    Sydney : Josef Lebovic Gallery, 1987. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (with Margaret Preston on cover), light handling marks, pp. 160, illustrated, with hundreds of prints by the Lindsays, Streeton, Long, Black and numerous other printmakers.  

  • # 32823

    CASHMAN, Katrina.

    Margaret Preston in Mosman

    Sydney : Mosman Art Gallery, 2002. Exhibition catalogue, A4 size, folding card, pp. [8], illustrate with 11 works.

  • # 32822

    [PRESTON, Margaret, DOBELL, William]

    Margaret Preston and William Dobell loan exhibition

    Sydney : National Art Gallery of N.S.W, 1942. Octavo, illustrated yellow wrappers (stained), pp. 16, catalogue of 53 woodcuts and oil paintings by Margaret Preston and 45 oil paintings by William Dobell, includes a biography on each artist, illustrated with two tipped in black & white plates, a good copy.

  • # 32767

    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.