Books Containing Artworks

  • # 25785

    HENSON, Bill

    Principio erat (Artist’s edition A)

    Paris : Editions Bessard, 2019. Folio, pictorial laminated boards, pp. [70], several double fold-out pages, printed on high quality matt photographic paper. Principio erat is published in a standard and deluxe edition – described as the ‘Artist’s edition’ by the publisher. The standard edition is published in two variations, each limited to 500 numbered copies. …

  • # 25784

    HENSON, Bill

    Principio erat (Artist’s edition B)

    Paris : Editions Bessard, 2019. Folio, pictorial laminated boards, pp. [70], several double fold-out pages, printed on high quality matt photographic paper. Principio erat is published in a standard and deluxe edition – described as the ‘Artist’s edition’ by the publisher. The standard edition is published in two variations, each limited to 500 numbered copies. …

  • # 26128

    ELEFTHERIADES, Efstratios (TÉRIADE)

    Verve : revue artistique et littéraire, 1937-1960

    Paris : Éditions de la revue Verve, 1937-1960. Complete set of French first editions, 38 numbers bound in 26 volumes, folio, as issued, original pictorial boards (some rubbing and bumping to the corners) or stiff wrappers (occasional light creasing and wear to spine ends; no. 4 in slipcase, rubbed and split at joints), with cover …

  • # 24977

    MACBETH, George (1932-1992); LORRI (WHITING, née FRASER, Lorraine; 1927 - 2019)

    Lorri. 4 original illustrations to 4 quotations from “Curtmantle” by Christopher Fry

    Rome : Galleria Arco d’Alibert, January 196r. Folio (505 x 495 mm), black cloth with title labels, slipcase, pp [18], four original colour ‘lino paintings’ by Lorri, illustrating poems by English writer Christopher Fry. Limited to 24 copies signed and numbered by the artist and author. This is copy number 5. Text in English and French. …

  • # 24661

    MACBETH, George (1932-1992); LORRI (WHITING, née FRASER, Lorraine; 1927 - 2019)

    Lorri. Original illustrations to 4 poems by George Macbeth.

    Rome : Galleria Arco d’Alibert, 1964. Folio (495 x 495 mm), maroon cloth with title labels (dusty and lightly marked), the text block detached, pp [16], four original colour ‘lino paintings’ by Lorri, each one signed in the margin of the image in pencil and additionally signed and dated outside the image, illustrating poems by Scottish …

  • # 26048

    PAM, Max (1949 - )

    Max Pam : The sea of love

    Paris : Editions Bessard, 2019. Folio, blind embossed red calf, illustrated dustjacket and glassine wrapper, unpaginated, photobook of the artist’s images, printed on high quality matt photographic paper. Edition limited to 1000 copies, with an original signed photograph ‘Chim, Bangkok 1973’ measuring 190 x 125 mm loosely housed within a pocket inside rear pastedown. Max …

  • # 25297

    PAM, Max (1949 - )

    Max Pam : The sea of love (deluxe edition, with original photograph ‘Kanita, Bangkok, 1973’)

    Paris : Editions Bessard, 2019. Folio, blind embossed red calf, illustrated dustjacket and glassine wrapper, unpaginated, photobook of the artist’s images, printed on high quality matt photographic paper. Edition limited to 1000 copies, with an original signed photograph ‘Chim, Bangkok 1973’ measuring 190 x 125 mm loosely housed within a pocket inside rear pastedown. This …

  • # 25525

    PAM, Max (1949 - )

    Max Pam : The sea of love (deluxe edition with original photograph ‘Papier mache Mercedes, Bangkok, 1976’)

    Paris : Editions Bessard, 2019. Folio, blind embossed red calf, illustrated dustjacket and glassine wrapper, unpaginated, photobook of the artist’s images, printed on high quality matt photographic paper. Edition limited to 1000 copies, with an original signed photograph ‘Chim, Bangkok 1973’ measuring 190 x 125 mm loosely housed within a pocket inside rear pastedown. This …

  • # 25460

    HENSON, Bill

    Principio erat (Artist’s edition A)

    Paris : Editions Bessard, 2019. Folio, pictorial laminated boards, pp. [70], several double fold-out pages, printed on high quality matt photographic paper. Principio erat is published in a standard and deluxe edition – described as the ‘Artist’s edition’ by the publisher. The standard edition is published in two variations, each limited to 500 numbered copies. …

  • # 25236

    MACKENZIE, Kenneth (1913-1955); LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969)

    Our earth

    With an original etching and 13 illustrations by Norman Lindsay. Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1937. Quarto, quarter cloth over gilt-lettered textured boards (a few light marks), 60 pp, tipped-in illustrations and vignettes by Lindsay, internally clean, a very good copy. The frontispiece is an original etching by Norman Lindsay, signed. Limited to 225 copies …

  • # 26027

    LONEY, Alan (1940 - ); WAGENER, Richard (1944 - )

    Vestige

    Petaluma [U.S.A.] : Mixolydian Editions, 2015. Folio, blind lettered cards, unpaginated, five original engravings by Wagener. “Vestige was designed and printed by Richard Wagener at Mixolydian Editions, Petaluma, California. The text, composed in Monotype Bembo and cast by Patrick Reagh, Sebastopol, California, was printed on handmade Twinrocker paper. The engravings were printed from boxwood blocks …

  • # 9925

    McGREGOR, Ken and GEISSLER, Marie

    Yannima Pikarli Tommy Watson Ngayuku Ngura – My Country (special edition, with original painting)

    Translation into French by Flore Gregorini. Melbourne : Macmillan, 2014. ‘This special presentation of Yannima Pikarli Tommy Watson Ngayuku Ngura – My Country, authored by Ken McGregor and Marie Geissler, translated into French by Flore Gregorini and published by Macmillan, has been compiled by Ken McGregor. It is limited to 40 copies. Each copy, consisting …

  • # 20924

    MOSER, Barry (1940 - )

    Gold rush. Twenty-five wood engravings by Barry Moser on a theme of the discovery and mining of gold in America, Africa and Australia.

    With a note on those prints by the artist. Los Angeles : Arundel Press, 1985. Folio, gilt lettered black cloth clamshell box, 7 leaves text; 25 original wood engravings each hand-signed by the artist. Printed for the Arundel Press by Harold McGrath at the Hampshire Typothetae in West Hatfield, Massachusetts on Rives BFK. Limited to …

  • # 25573

    FRIEND, Donald.

    [FRIEND, Donald]. Tides of sensuality. (Deluxe edition, the Fairfax copy)

    Working drawings and studies for a major work to be titled Bumbooziana by Donald Friend. Foreword by Elizabeth Summons. Melbourne: Gryphon Books, 1978. Quarto, gilt-decorated red cloth in black dust jacket, illustrated throughout with Friend’s sketches in preparation for Bumbooziana. Limited to 350 copies signed by the artist, this is one of the 100 copies …

  • # 25305

    [LINDSAY]. McCRAE, Hugh.

    Satyrs & Sunlight: Silvarum Libri (Presentation copy)

    With pictures and decorations by Norman Lindsay. Sydney: John Sands Ltd, 1909. Folio, quarter-vellum and decorated papered boards (sunned and worn), 149pp. some foxing to the text, includes twenty-one full-page plates and numerous vignette illustrations. Limited to 130 copies, signed and numbered by McCrae, The plates include eight tipped-in original Norman Lindsay sepia-toned lithographs, each …

  • # 25359

    [COTTON]. ENNIS, Helen

    Olive Cotton Photographer (deluxe edition with original signed photograph)

    Photographs and captions by Olive Cotton, with an introduction by Helen Ennis and a personal memoir by Sally McInerney. Canberra: National Library of Australia, 1995. Folio, gilt-titled buckram (small dent on upper board), 72pp. illustrated by Cotton’s superb black and white photography. Neat presentation inscription to endpaper. This one of 130 de luxe copies specially …