International Artists

  • # 31755

    Various

    A collection of 58 zines : Australia, U.S.A., U.K.

    Distort : not for everybody. Issue #16. West Hollywood, U.S.A. : Unicorn Records, 1981. Octavo, illustrated wrappers. HARMON, Debbie. Bad Mother: Vols 1-4. Melbourne : Debbie Quadri, 2004. Octavo, colour pictorial wrappers, numbered 314 of 1000. FLEETWOOD, Julian (ed.) The Sex Mook: What is our sex? Melbourne : Vignette Press, 2007. Octavo, colour pictorial wrappers. …

  • # 31732

    RUBIN, William (editor)

    Pablo Picasso. A retrospective.

    Edited by William Rubin. Chronology by Jane Fluegel. New York : Museum of Modern Art, 1980. Second Printing. Quarto, cloth in dustjacket (price clipped, slight edge wear), pp. 464, 758 illustrations (208 in colour), and 181 reference illustrations. A comprehensive survey on Picasso.

  • # 31702

    WARHOL, Andy (1928-1987)

    Andy Warhol

    Brisbane : Queensland Art Gallery; Pittsburgh : The Andy Warhol Museum, 2007. Quarto, illustrated gatefold wrappers, pp. 319, illustrated. Light handling marks, a very good copy. Catalogue of an exhibition organised by the Qeensland Art Gallery in conjunction with the Andy Warhol Museum, and held at the Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, 8 December 2007 …

  • # 31651

    ENTWISTLE, Peter et al.

    Nerli : an exhibition of paintings & drawings

    [Dunedin, N.Z.] : Dunedin Public Art Gallery, 1988. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (laminate lifting slightly), pp. 184, illustrated. Catalogue of an exhibition held at Dunedin Public Art Gallery during 1988.

  • # 31664

    PRITCHARD, Jane

    Diaghilev and the golden age of the Ballets Russes 1909-1929

    London : V & A Publishing, 2010. Quarto, red lettered black cloth boards in dust jacket, corners a little bumped, 240 pp, illustrated, a very good copy.

  • # 31573

    STRECKER, Jacqueline et al.

    Battle Lines : Canadian & Australian artists in the field 1917-19

    Canberra : Australian War Memorial, 2001. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 31, illustrated. Includes works by Fred Leist, Arthur Streeton, Charles Bryant, A. H. Fullwood et al.

  • # 31551

    PORTER, Venetia

    Word into art : artists of the Modern Middle East

    / Venetia Porter ; with contributions by Isabelle Caussé ; foreword by Saeb Eigner. London : British Museum Press, 2006. First edition. Quarto (285 x 225 mm), publisher’s cloth covered boards in pictorial dust jacket; pp 144, profusely illustrated in colour; a fine copy. ‘Word into Art presents highlights of the contemporary art and culture …

  • # 31545

    BENJAMIN, Roger (curator and editor)

    Orientalism : Delacroix to Klee

    / Roger Benjamin, curator and editor ; Mounira Khemir, guest curator and contributor photography ; Ursula Prunster, guest curator and contributor Australian art ; Lynne Thornton, contributor. Sydney : AGNSW, 1997. Large quarto (300 x 240 mm), pictorial card covers, pp iv, 259, profusely illustrated in colour; a fine copy. Catalogue of an exhibition held …

  • # 31101

    BENNETT, James

    Crescent Moon : Islamic art and civilisation in Southeast Asia

    Bulan sabit : seni dan peradaban Islam di Asia tenggara.. Adelaide : Art Gallery of South Australia, and Canberra : National Gallery of Australia, 2006. Quarto, laminate boards with acetate dustjacket, pp. 303, extensively illustrated, as new copy. Crescent Moon: Islamic art and civilisation in Southeast Asia is a spectacular visual exploration of the Islamic …

  • # 31603

    ESCHER, M. C.

    Between two worlds : Escher x Nendo

    Melbourne, Victoria : National Gallery of Victoria, 2018. Quarto, boards in slipcase, pp. 325, illustrated. A few light marks on slipcase, bottom of book spine and cover. Originally released at the retail price of $49.95, this book won the Best Designed Fully-illustrated Book Under $50, and Designers’ Choice Book of the Year awards from the …

  • # 31103

    OPIE, Julian

    Julian Opie

    Melbourne : National Gallery of Victoria, 2018. Quarto, boards with lenticular (holographic) cover, pp. 264, illustrated. Published to accompany the exhibition Julian Opie at the National Gallery of Victoria, and edited by Dr Simon Maidment, this 264-page title features a wide range of works, each distilling elements of the natural, urban and figurative world to …

  • # 31588

    ESCHER, M. C.

    Between two worlds : Escher x Nendo

    Melbourne, Victoria : National Gallery of Victoria, 2018. Quarto, boards in slipcase, pp. 325, illustrated. New copy in plastic. Between Two Worlds | Escher X Nendo is the first major Australian exhibition to feature the extraordinary work of Dutch artist M.C. Escher in dialogue with the work of acclaimed Japanese design studio Nendo. This summer …

  • # 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 …

  • # 31458

    MIKI, Akiko; ISSIHIKI, Yoshiko and SATO, Tomoko (editors)

    Araki. Nobuyoshi Araki : self, life, death

    London : Phaidon Press, 2011 (abridged edition). Quarto, laminated boards in illustrated dustjacket, pp. 196, illustrated. A fine copy. Nobuyoshi Araki is one of Japan’s greatest living photographers, and certainly its most controversial. Over the last forty years he has published more than 250 books, which bear testimony to his inexhaustible creative energy, while his …

  • # 31469

    GANZ, James et al.

    The Unknown Monet : Pastels and Drawings

    Williamstown, Massachusetts : Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, [2007]. Quarto, cloth in dustjacket, pp. xi, 313, illustrated. Catalog of an exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts, London, Mar. 17-June 10, 2007; and at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Mass., June 23-Sept. 16, 2007. “Claude Monet (1840-1926) is one of the …

  • # 31480

    GREEN, Malcolm

    The egg, the light & purple prose is a prose is a … plus an advert

    Heidelberg [Germany] : Red Sphinx, 2008. Octavo, papered boards, cloth spine, pp. [28], illustrated. Printed in an edition of 100 signed and numbered copies. ‘Two whole investigations, this time into the nature of light and the colour of the 4th dimension respectively, done in luscious watercolours.’ – the artist