Photobooks

  • # 33135

    ELLIS, Rennie (1940 - 2003)

    The all new Australian graffiti

    Melbourne : Sun Books, 1985. Small quarto, pictorial wrappers, [144] pp, all illustrated, light handling wear. Scarce. The third volume in Ellis’ series on Australian graffiti with hundreds of examples of street graffiti in the 1980s.

  • # 33134

    ELLIS, Rennie; TURNER, Ian

    Australian graffiti

    Melbourne : Sun Books, 1975. First edition. Small quarto, pictorial wrappers, [96] pp, all illustrated, previous owner’s name to endpaper, foreword by Ian Turner. Scarce.

  • # 32676

    MOORE, David

    David Moore : the unseen images

    An exhibition at the Art Gallery of New South Wales. Text by Judy Annear. Sydney : Chapter and Verse, 1997. Quarto, illustrated gatefold wrappers, previous owner’s name sticker to half-title, pp. 100, illustrated.

  • # 32913

    COOK, Michael (1968 - )

    Michael Cook : broken dreams

    Brisbane : Andrew Baker Art Dealer, 2012. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. [16], illustrated. Essay by Christine Dauber. 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 …

  • # 32912

    COOK, Michael (1968 - )

    Michael Cook : mother

    Brisbane : Andrew Baker Art Dealer, 2016. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. [28], illustrated. Essay by Christine Dauber. 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 …

  • # 32627

    FISCHER, Hal (1950 - )

    Gay semiotics : a photographic study of visual coding among homosexual men

    San Francisco : NFS Press, 1977. First edition. Quarto, lettered wrappers (edges rubbed, a couple of small creases and handling wear, small bookseller’s label inside lower wrapper), pp. 56, illustrated. A very good copy. The rare first edition. In 2015 a facsimile was printed (which sold out), this summary is taken from the publisher’s description: …

  • # 32450

    KLANTEN, Robert and Andreas PEYERL (eds.)

    Surreality

    [Berlin] : [Die Gestalten Verlag], [1997]. Series: Localizer 1.2. Quarto (300 x 240 mm), stiff wrappers with cut-out pictorial window to front, pp [191], all colour illustrations of photographic works by numerous contemporary avant-garde German and international artists including Akinbode Akinbiyi, Yu Hirai, Ali Kepenek, Sven Hagolani, Floria Sigismondi, Sabine McGrew, Ralph Baiker, Henryk Weiffenbach, …

  • # 32446

    FELIX, Zdenek

    Nobuyoshi Araki. Shijyo : Tokyo – Marketplace of Emotions

    Edited by Zdenek Felix. Texts by Zdenek Felix and Ulf Erdmann Ziegler. Zurich : Editions Stemmle, 1998. Printed in Switzerland. Folio, boards in dustjacket (a little wrinkled from previous jacket protector), unpaginated. When artist Nan Goldin asked Araki why he thinks that the smell of death is attached to photography, he answered, “Photography has always …

  • # 32553

    BROWNE, Noel; OK TEDI MINING LIMITED

    [NEW GUINEA; ECOLOGY] Ok Tedi 24:00

    [Tabubil, Papua New Guinea] : Ok Tedi Mining Ltd, [1983]. Folio (350 x 265 mm), publisher’s gilt-lettered black cloth over boards, in pictorial dust jacket (short tear at tail of spine, else very good), 119 pp, all colour photographic illustrations; an excellent copy. From The Papuan Collection of Charles Fletcher (Melbourne), his bookplate to the …

  • # 32711

    BLALOCK, Lucas

    Lucas Blalock – Making Memeries

    London : Self Publish Be Happy, 2016. Folio, laminated pictorial boards, pp. [18], photobook (no text). Printed in an edition of 500 copies. ‘Born from an interest in exploring the shifting boundaries of virtual space in the contemporary world, Making Memeries is the first photobook of its kind to engage Augmented Reality. Featuring a new …

  • # 32703

    PICARDIE, Justine and SAILLARD, Olivier

    Dior by Avedon

    New York : Rizzoli, 2015. Quarto, boards in slipcase, pp. 205, illustrated. New copy, sealed in shrinkwrap.

  • # 32762

    COOK, Michael (1968 - )

    Michael Cook : invasion

    Brisbane : Andrew Baker Art Dealer, 2018. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. [16], illustrated.  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 his Aboriginal ancestry …

  • # 29297

    GRAHAM-STEWART, Michael; McWHANNELL, Francis; DICKSON, Jonathan

    Bitter fruit : Australian photographs to 1963

    Melbourne : Michael Graham-Stewart, 2017. Quarto (285 x 230 mm), cloth boards in pictorial dust jacket, 280 pp, illustrated in colour throughout with hundreds of photographs documenting the collision of Indigenous Australian and European cultures; the photographs, ranging in date from the 1850s to the 1960s and taken in every region of Australia, represent some …

  • # 32186

    YANG, William

    Starting again : a time in the life of William Yang (signed presentation copy with original photograph)

    Melbourne : Heinemann, 1989. Oblong quarto, illustrated gatefold wrappers, pp. 122, illustrated. Presentation inscription ‘To John, wishing you all the best with your documentary, William Yang Bondi 1997’. “In this, his second book, William Yang takes us into his personal orbit, showing us pictures of the people and places that have marked new beginnings in …

  • # 32154

    AGEE, Joyce and BENNETT, David

    The thousand mile stare : a photographic exhibition

    Curated by Joyce Agee ; edited by David Bennett. Melbourne : The Victorian Centre for Photography Inc., 1988. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (by Robert Ashton), pp. 118, illustrated, previous owner’s name to endpaper. The thousand mile stare was a Victorian Centre for Photography bicentennial project that comprised a survey exhibition of photographic practice from the last 25 years. The …

  • # 32137

    ARAKI, Nobuyoshi

    Erotos : The Works of Nobuyoshi Araki 16

    Tokyo : Heibonsha, 1997. Octavo, wrappers in illustrated dustjacket, pp. [192], illustrated. Text in Japanese. A fine copy. No. 16 in a 20 volume series of photobooks on the Japanese erotic photographer Araki. .