International Artists

  • # 30768

    FISCHER, Hal (1950 - )

    Hal Fischer : The Gay Seventies

    San Francisco : Gallery 16, 2019. Quarto, laminated boards, pp. 110, illustrated. New copy. Hal Fischer: The Gay Seventies is the first monograph to feature the complete set of photo-text works that Hal Fischer produced between 1977 and 1979 in San Francisco’s Haight and Castro neighborhoods. In addition to Gay Semiotics, Fischer’s best-known work (its …

  • # 30741

    LEOPOLD, Elisabeth and Rudolf

    Egon Schiele : Paintings, Water-colours, Drawings

    Munich : Hirmer Verlag GmbH, 2021. Thick quarto, 30.5 x 31 cm, cloth in dustjacket, pp. 736, extensively illustrated. New copy, sealed in shrinkwrap. The definitive monograph on Egon Schiele. The monograph on Egon Schiele edited by Rudolf Leopold in 1972 forms the basis for Egon Schiele’s world fame. This important document of art-historical literature …

  • # 28986

    McCAHON, Colin (1919 - 1987)

    15 drawings. Colin McCahon December ’51 to May ’52

    Dunedin : Hocken Library, University of Otago, 1976. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, ribbon tie, twenty-five sheets offset-lithograph (including the covers) reproducing a McCahon sketchbook held in the Hocken. Slight mark to upper wrapper, a fine copy. ‘In 1951 McCahon made a book of ink drawings for a friend, the poet Charles Brasch. Earlier that year Brasch had …

  • # 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 …

  • # 30509

    RÉAU, Louis

    Etienne-Maurice Falconet

    Paris : Demotte, 1922. Edition limited to 500 numbered copies (this being no. 179). Two volumes, large quarto (330 x 260 mm), publisher’s gilt-lettered purple wrappers (sunned, else very good); pp 1-272, 273-538, illustrated with 47 photogravure plates; contents very clean, a fine set. Catalogue raisonné of the works of French baroque, rococo and neoclassical …

  • # 30500

    GIACOMETTI, Georges

    La vie et l’oeuvre de Houdon

    / Préface par Camille Mauclair. Paris : A. Camoin, [1929]. Edition limited to 600 numbered copies (this being no. 525), one of 550 on vélin de Rives printed by Paul Léon. Two volumes, large thick quarto (330 x 250 mm), publisher’s decorated card covers in Parisian bookseller G. Privat’s glassine wrappers; pp 246, 310, volume 1 with an …

  • # 28311

    JERREMS Carol; PAAUWE, Deborah; BARTON, Del Kathryn

    MGA 30th Anniversary Limited Edition Prints : Female photographers

    Melbourne : Monash Gallery of Art, 2020. Portfolio containing a printed colopon and three photographs reproduced from the original works in the Monash Gallery of Art’s collection. Limited to 7 copies, numbered on the verso of each print. Includes work by Del Kathry Barton, Deborah Paauwe and Carol Jerrems. The print by Jerrems is of …

  • # 30492


    An African slave trader with Caucasian and African female slaves.

    [Circa 1870]. Albumen print photograph of an oil painting, carte de visite format, 100 x 65 mm (mount), verso with imprint of Goupil & Cie, Paris; in fine condition. This carte de visite reproduces a painting of a Barbary slave market, depicting African slave traders with female slaves – both African and Caucasian. It was photographed …

  • # 28188

    RUSCHA, Ed (1937 - )

    A few palm trees

    Hollywood : Heavy Industry Publications, 1971. Octavo (178 x 140 mm), plain black wrappers printed on Hammermill Duro-Glo (edges slightly rubbed), pp. [64] (14 pages with photographic illustrations, 14 pages with captions, 34 blank pages), printed by G. R. Huttner Lithography, Burbank, on white 80lb. Vicksburg Vellum text paper. First and only edition, printed in …

  • # 30498

    LIPMAN, Jean

    Calder’s Universe

    London : Thames and Hudson, 1977. First U.K. edition. Quarto, cloth in illustrated dustjacket (one short tear), pp. 352, extensively illustrated, light foxing to preliminaries.

  • # 30653

    HARDY, Alain-Rene

    Art deco textiles : the French designers

    London : Thames & Hudson, 2006. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 256, illustrated. “A visually exciting look into the world of French Art Deco textile designs…..Highly recommended.”—Library Journal The 1920s and 1930s were a time of great social and cultural upheaval, as well as a period of immense creativity in all artistic fields. The decorative arts …

  • # 27255

    SEGERSTAD, Ulf Hård af

    Scandinavian design

    London : Studio Books, 1961. Octavo, gilt-lettered papered boards (spine sunned), pp. 130, extensively illustrated. List of designers at rear. Printed in Stockholm. Chapters on Ceramics, glass, textiles, metal, furniture, other materials, everyday wares etc. from Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland. Scarce contemporary work on Scandinavian modern design.

  • # 30497


    Marino Marini. Sculpture, painting, drawing

    New York : Harry N. Abrams, [1970]. First edition. Thick quarto, lettered cloth in illustrated dustjacket (light handling wear), pp.327, extensively illustrated with 315 illustrations, with numerous tipped-in colour plates, small water stain to endpaper of lower board, a very good copy.

  • # 30542


    George and Gilbert. The living sculptors, London. Catalogue for their 1973 Australian visit (signed copy)

    [s.l. : s.n., 1973]. Quarto, lettered wrappers, pp. [44], light foxing to preliminaries, illustrated. Conceptual artist’s book by the English artists. Possibly published in Sydney by John Kaldor. Signed and inscribed by the artists in pen inside the upper wrapper ‘For Peter and Ursula. With very best wishes from G & G. PS : what …

  • # 30540

    FELDMAN, Frayda and SCHELLMANN, Jorg.

    Andy Warhol prints. A catalogue raisonné 1962-1987

    Fourth Edition. Revised and Expanded by Frayda Feldman and Claudia Defendi. S.l. : D.A.P. in association with Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, Edition Schellmann, The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts Inc., 2003. Second printing, 2015. Quarto, cloth in dustjacket, pp. 387, illustrated. New copy. The definitive reference on Warhol’s graphics, the most comprehensive and …

  • # 30532

    BLOEM, Marja and BROWNE, Martin

    Colin McCahon : a question of faith

    Amsterdam : Stedelijk Museum, 2002 (2003 reprint). Quarto, boards in dustjacket, pp. 272, extensively illustrated. In August 2002 the Stedelijk Museum of Art in Amsterdam opened a major travelling exhibition of Colin McCahon’s most important paintings, those that deal with the main concerns of the artist; his questioning of faith and his exploration of the …