McLEAN, Ian and BENNETT, Gordon
Sydney : Craftsman House, 1996. Quarto, boards in illustrated dustjacket (lower edge lightly rubbed), pp. 140, illustrated. A few handling marks and light spots of foxing.
Melbourne : Rigby, 1979. First edition. Quarto, boards in illustrated dustjacket (spine lightly sunned), pp. 71, illustrated. A very good copy. The first edition of the first book on the Papunya Tula art movement. Includes 24 illustrated works by Old Walter Tjampatjimpa, Johnny Warrangula Tjaparula, Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamara, Old Tutuma Tjapangati, Old Mick Tjakamara, …
PIZZI, Gabrielle (curator)
Curated by Gabrielle Pizzi. Melbourne, Vic. : Gabrielle Pizzi, 1997. Quarto, illustrated card wrappers, pp. 93, illustrated. Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Palazzo Papadopoli, Venice, 14 June – 13 July 1997 ; includes carved and painted spirit figures by various artists from Arnham Land and cibachrome photographs by Leah King-Smith. “La Biennale di …
Sydney : SHerman Galleries, 2001. Quarto, exhibition catalogue, pp. 6, light wear, essay bu Ian McLean, illustrations. Adhesion damage with loss to lower panel.
COOK, Michael (1968 - )
Brisbane : Andrew Baker Art Dealer, circa 2015. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. , illustrated. ‘Michael Cook is a photographer who worked commercially both in Australia and overseas for twenty-five years. In 2009, Cook was drawn into art photography by an increasingly urgent desire to learn about his Aboriginal ancestry and identity. As a child, Cook …
COOK, Michael (1968 - )
Brisbane : Andrew Baker Art Dealer, 2014. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. , illustrated. Essay by Louise Martin-Chew. Printed in an edition of 1000 copies. ‘Michael Cook is a photographer who worked commercially both in Australia and overseas for twenty-five years. In 2009, Cook was drawn into art photography by an increasingly urgent desire to learn about …
PERKINS, Hetti and FINK, Hannah (editors).
Sydney : Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2000. Quarto, illustrated gatefold wrappers, pp. 319 extensively illustrated. Quickly out of print and now scarce, this landmark exhibition catalogue surveys the Papunya Tula movement which founded the contemporary Australian Aboriginal art market.
[NAMATJIRA]. HARDY, Jane, MEGAW, J.V.S., and MEGAW, M. Ruth
Melbourne : Heinemann, 1992. Large octavo, illustrated wrappers, pp. xxii; 350, illustrated in colour, an excellent copy. The primary reference work on the Hermannsburg school. A quality copy of a title which is out of print and quite scarce.
Canberra : Aboriginal Studies Press, 1987 (1992 reprint). Small quarto, lillustrated laminated card covers (lower cover slightly creased, spine sunned as usual), 143 pp, illustrated in colour and black and white.
Melbourne : Sotheby’s, 2004. Quarto (270 x 210 mm), illustrated card covers, pp 316; auction catalogue with 595 lots, most illustrated in colour (1 folding plate); including works on paper by 19th century artists Tommy McRae and William Barak; Kimberley bark paintings by Charlie Numbulmoore, Wattie Karruwara and Paddy Djagween and engraved pearl shells by …
KING, Natalie (editor)
Melbourne : Thames & Hudson, 2020. Octavo, illustrated laminated boards, pp. 96, illustrated, essay by Colm Toibin. New copy.
BATTARBEE, Rex 1893-1973
With a foreword by T.G.H. Strehlow. Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1952. Folio, quarter crushed morocco with gilt rule over green cloth, spine with gilt lettering and rule (light rubbing to head and foot), top edge stained blue, endpapers foxed, pp. [viii]; 55; 23 tipped-in colour plates including frontispiece, and a further 12 tipped-in black …
Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1951. First edition. Quarto, boards (rubbed and flecked), lacking the dustjacket, paper tape reinforcement to hinges, pp. 55 plus numerous colour and black and white plates. 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 …
New York : Dia Center for the Arts, 1998. Oblong octavo, pictorial gold laminated boards, pp 60. Art monograph of one of Moffatt’s early solo museum exhibitions, with three essays and colour reproductions throughout.
RILEY, Ginger (1936 - 2002)
Castlemaine, Vic. : Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, . Octavo, lettered wrappers, pp. , illustrated. New copy. Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Society 15 January – 8 March, 2015. ‘Castlemaine Art Gallery is proud and privileged to present the exhibition, ‘Ginger Riley: The Boss of Colour’. This …
BAGLIN, Douglass and MULLINS, Barbara
Aboriginal art of Australia : An introduction to the vast world of traditional Aboriginal art : rock engravings, cave and bark paintings, decorative and symbolic designs both sacred and secular.
Sydney : Reed, 1976 (reprint). Quarto, illustrated wrappers (rubbed), pp. 34, illustrated.