Books Containing Artworks

  • # 31742

    [OLSEN]. McGREGOR, Ken.

    William Creek & Beyond.

    Australian artists explore the outback. Jason Benjamin, Hazel Dooney, Robert Jacks, David Larwill, Jeff Makin, John Olsen, Rodney Pople, Mark Schaller, Andrew Sibley, Tim Storrier.  Artists profiles by Ashley Crawford. Photography by Hari Ho. Sydney: Craftsman House, 2002. Quarto, gilt-lettered purple cloth in slipcase, lettered in gilt with pictorial onlay, 303 pp, illustrated throughout. The de …

  • # 31537

    McHUGH, Vincent (1904 - 1983); ADAMS, Tate (1922 - 2018)

    Alpha : the mutabilities

    Poems by Vincent McHugh ; with wood engravings by Tate Adams.San Francisco : The Porpoise Bookshop, 1958. Folio, letterpress wrappers (lightly marked and a couple of short edge tears), stringbound, pp. [16[, letterpress text by McHugh and wood engravings by Adams. A very good copy. Poems & Pictures series number eleven. 137 copies printed by …

  • # 9908

    [OLSEN, John]. McGREGOR, Ken

    Teeming with Life. John Olsen: His complete graphics 1957 – 2005 (Publisher’s edition with drawing)

    By Ken McGregor in consultation with John Olsen and Jeffrey Makin. Melbourne : Macmillan, 2005. Quarto, silver decorated cloth in matching slipcase, 264 pp, illustrated throughout. First edition, first printing of the definitive catalogue raisonné of Olsen’s graphics. This is the Publisher’s Edition, limited to 20 copies (numbered in two series of 10 copies: this …

  • # 31208

    ZOFREA, Salvatore (1946 - )

    Days of heaven

    Sydney : Griffith Studio and Graphic Workshop, 1984 (circa 2001?). Linen bound portfolio (790 x 620 mm) with title label, bound by Katherine Taylor, containing 12 original etchings and aquatints by Zofrea (measuring 60.5 x 76.0 cm sheet size), each signed by the artist, and edition 6 / 8, with the blind stamp of the printer …

  • # 31256

    KOLENBERG, Hendrik

    Lloyd Rees etchings and lithographs

    A catalogue raisonne by Hendrik Kolenberg with an introduction by Lou Klepac. Sydney : The Beagle Press, 1986. Quarto, gilt-lettered black calf finely bound with matching slipcase, 112 pp, illustrated throughout. This one of 100 copies of the special collectors’ edition, signed by the artist with an original signed Lloyd Rees lithograph loosely enclosed (light …

  • # 31205

    McGREGOR, Ken; HOBBS, Ralph; STROCCHI, Marina; ROTHWELL, Nicholas

    The art of Nyurapayia Nampitjinpa (Mrs Bennett)

    /​ Ken McGregor, Ralph Hobbs ; with a contribution by Marina Strocchi ; introduced by Nicholas Rothwell. Melbourne, Vic. Macmillan Art Publishing, 2014. Quarto, black cloth boards in illustrated dustjacket, 215 pp, illustrated in colour, with reproductions of hundreds of paintings by this important Alice Springs-based indigenous artist, as well as photographs demonstrating her methods of production. …

  • # 31065

    OPPEN, Monica


    Sydney : Ant Press, 2016. Folio (535 mm tall), printed cloth bound boards, pp. [14], each leaf consists of a folded sheet  of Zerkall wove paper printed with collography, with a translucent upper layer on Taiwanese kozo paper printed in woodcut, both layers with printed text from hand-cut rubber stamp letters. An artist’s book limited …

  • # 30983

    NOLAN, Sidney (1917 - 1992)

    The Darkening Ecliptic : poems by Ern Malley : paintings by Sidney Nolan. (With an original drawing by Nolan)

    Preface by Robert Melville. Introduction by Elwyn Lynn. [London] : R. Alistair McAlpine, 1974. Limited edition of 1000 copies, THIS ONE OF ONLY 50 COPIES OF THE DE-LUXE EDITION WITH AN ORIGINAL SIGNED DRAWING BY SIDNEY NOLAN, this copy numbered 46/50, signed on the title page by Sidney Nolan, Robert Melville and Elwyn Lynn. Quarto, …

  • # 30765

    MARX, Jack and MCGREGOR, Ken

    Jason Benjamin : What binds us (deluxe edition)

    Melbourne : Macmillan, 2007. Quarto, red-lettered cloth in matching slipcase, pp 192, illustrated throughout. The deluxe edition, limited to 75 copies specially bound with an original signed etching, ‘Will you ever really know?” loosely enclosed.

  • # 30940

    BERGNER, Yosl (1920 - 2017)

    Yosl Bergner. Paintings to Franz Kafka (deluxe edition)

    Tel Aviv : Shva Publishers, 1990. Quarto, boards in dustjacket, card slipcase, pp. 136, text in English. The deluxe edition, limited to 150 signed copies, issued with a signed screenprint loosely enclosed. This example lackign the screenprint, but signed by Bergner on the endpaper with a small initalled drawing. Born in Sydney in 1927, Bergner …

  • # 30754

    BOWEN, Dean (1957 - )

    Small portraits : ten etchings

    Melbourne : the artist, 1999. Folding illustrated clamshell box, 260 mm tall, title sheet, one letterpress contents sheet, 10 coloured etchings, signed colophon sheet. Printed in an edition of 10 boxed sets in Roman numerals, the etchings were also issued individually in an edition of 25 copies numbered in Arabic numerals. The prints were made …

  • # 28638

    BERGNER, Yosl (1920 - 2017)

    Yosl Bergner. Paintings to Franz Kafka (deluxe edition)

    Tel Aviv : Shva Publishers, 1990. Quarto, boards in dustjacket (spine sunned), card slipcase, pp. 136, text in English. The deluxe edition, limited to 150 signed copies, with a signed screenprint loosely enclosed. Further enclosed, a signed etching of a nude, signed in Hebrew, presumably by Bergner. Born in Sydney in 1927, Bergner studied at …

  • # 30917

    [BLACKMAN]. AMADIO, Nadine

    The lost domains (deluxe edition)

    Sydney : Reed, 1980. Deluxe edition. Large folio, leather-bound boards with gilt lettering and illustration to cover and inlaid contrasting leather with gilt title on spine, pp. 144, limited to 150 copies, in the yellow slipcase, lacking the loosely inserted limited edition lithograph by Charles Blackman. Magnificently illustrated with Blackman’s paintings of his most famous …

  • # 30891

    [STORRIER]. LUMBY, Catherine.

    Tim Storrier : the art of the outsider.

    Sydney : Craftsman House, 2000. Quarto, fine gilt-titled cloth in matching slipcase with pictorial inlay, 216 pp. illustrated throughout. The deluxe edition, limited to 100 copies signed and numbered by Storrier, with an original signed colour lithograph Sunset Run loosely enclosed.

  • # 30749

    LEBOVIC, Josef

    Masterpieces of Australian printmaking (deluxe edition with Lionel Lindsay wood engraving)

    Sydney : Josef Lebovic Gallery, 1987. Quarto, boards in illustrated dustjacket (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. The deluxe edition, limited to 100 copies (75 for sale), specially bound, with an original wood engraving by Lionel …

  • # 30167

    BIGOT, Georges Ferdinand (1860-1927)

    Croquis Japonais par G. Bigot. 1886. Tokio

    [Tokyo : The artist, 1886]. Large folio (460 x 315 mm), original limp vellum covers with Japanese hand-stitched binding (a little dusty and with light handling wear), with etched title and illustration to front cover and etching to rear; [32] leaves, with 29 original etchings illustrating Japanese types and their costume (although note the final print …