Photobooks

  • # 31745

    HENSON, Bill (1955 - ); RÜCKERT, Friedrich (1788 - 1866); MAHLER, Gustav (1860 - 1911)

    Kindertotenlieder : Mahler, Henson, Rückert

    London : Stanley/Barker, 2017. Quarto (381 x 305 mm), decorated black cloth, 16 pages letterpress text by Rückert, 64 pages offset with 32 photographs by Henson, housed in a foil stamped black slipcase containing a 12″ vinyl record of the music of Mahler. Published in a limited edition of 150 numbered copies each signed by Bill Henson. …

  • # 31744

    HENSON, Bill (b. 1955)

    Particle mist (signed copy)

    London : Stanley / Barker, 2015. Oblong quarto, cloth in dustjacket, pp. 140. New copy, signed by Bill Henson. “Particle Mist draws together works from three of Bill Henson’s earliest photographic series: ’Untitled 1974’, ‘Untitled 1975’ with additional previously unseen photographs from an unfinished work begun in 1976. Together they form a portrait of an …

  • # 31650

    NAZARIEFF, Serge

    Jeux de dames cruelles 1850-1960

    Köln : Taschen, 1992. First edition. Large quarto (300 x 230 mm), pictorial stiff wrappers, 160 pp, illustrated throughout with sepia and black-and-white reproductions of historical photographs, with an introductory essay on sadomasochism, masochism and photography in French, German and English; a fine copy.

  • # 31719

    KING, Natalie (editor)

    Tracey Moffatt : my horizon

    Sydney : Australia Council for the Arts ; Melbourne, Victoria : Thames &​ Hudson Australia, 2017. Quarto, illustrated boards, pp. 150, illustrated. New copy. Variant binding with ‘Worship 2017’ on the cover. Published on the occasion of the exhibition Tracey Moffatt: my Horizon, curated by Natalie King, for the Australian Pavilion at the 57th International …

  • # 31638

    ELLIS, Rennie (1940 - 2003)

    Life’s a parade

    Melbourne : Currey O’Neil, 1986. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (lightly handled, a couple of creases to corners), pp. 96, a very good copy. Ellis’ candid photographs of fashionistas in the hedonistic 80s in Australia, including catwalks, runways, parties, behind the scenes and scenes of the behinds.

  • # 31631

    ELLIS, Rennie (1940 - 2003)

    Life’s a beach

    Melbourne : Currey O’Neil, 1983. First edition. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, unpaginated, photographic illustrations, very light handling wear, text block starting the separate from spine, a very good copy. Ellis’ candid photographs of Australian bodies on display in the hot summer sun of the eighties.

  • # 31619

    LE GUAY, Laurence (editor)

    Australian photography : a contemporary view

    Sydney : J. H. Coleman, Globe Publishing, [1978]. Quarto, boards in dustjacket (light foxing to endpapers), pp. 176, illustrated, a very good copy. Artists include Axel Poignant, Athol Smith, Graham Howe, John Cato, Max Dupain, Roger Scott, Wolfgang Sievers, George Gittoes, Paul Cox, Carol Jerrems, Laurie Wilson, David Moore, Lewis Morley, Brett Hilder, and others.

  • # 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 …

  • # 31468

    ARAKI, Nobuyoshi

    Tokyo Comedy

    Kyoto : Korinsha Press, 1997. Quarto, wrappers in illustrated dustjacket, label, pp. 253, illustrated. Text in English and Japanese. Catalogue of the exhibition “Tokyo Comedy” at Weiner Secession, Austria.

  • # 31479

    IRONS, Raymond

    How to take and where to sell glamour photographs

    London : Raymond Irons Publishng Co., 1969. Octavo, laminated pictorial boards (slightly scuffed), pp. 130, illustrated. Glamorous and erotic photography in the swinging sixties.  

  • # 31466

    CRUICKSHANK, Adam

    A—-A

    Melbourne : True Belief, 2014. Quarto, lettered wrappers, pp. [104], illustrated. “Physical installation at Bus Projects mediated through photographic publication.” – Trove

  • # 31503

    HARTRICK, Elizabeth

    The Magic Lantern in Colonial Australia and New Zealand

    Melbourne : Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2017. Oblong quarto, illustrated wrappers (corners rubbed), pp. 192, illustrated. ‘This book brings to life the story of the magic lantern in colonial Australia and New Zealand. It describes the extraordinarily wide use of magic lantern images and technology across the colonies’ – the publisher

  • # 31463

    CROMBIE, Isobel; HENSON, Bill; HEYWARD, Michael

    Bill Henson : XLVI esposizione internazionale d’arte la biennale di Venezia 1995 : Australian pavilion 11 June-15 October 1995.

    Melbourne : Australian Exhibitions Touring Agency, 1995. Quarto, illustrated wrappers in printed white dust jacket (lightly marked, remnants of label to lower wrapper); pp. 56, illustrated. Catalogue of Henson’s work shown at Australia’s exhibition at the 46th Venice Biennale (which later toured Australia from November 1995).

  • # 31166

    JERREMS, Carol (1949 - 1980); FRASER, Virginia (1947 - 2021)

    A book about Australian women

    Photographs by Carol Jerrems. Text edited by Virginia Fraser. Melbourne : Outback Press, 1974. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (a few light handling marks), pp.141; [3], illustrated in black and white. Design and layout of the photographic pages by Carol Jerrems. Includes portraits of Ann Summers, Bobby Sykes, Carol Jerrems, Dawn Fitzpatrick, Ewa Pachucka, Grace Cossington Smith, …

  • # 31450

    ELLIS, Rennie

    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.

  • # 31449

    ELLIS, Rennie (1940 - 2003)

    Life’s a ball (Signed by Manuela Furci)

    Melbourne : Currey O’Neil, 1985. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 96, a very fine copy. Ellis’ candid photographs of partying in the hedonistic 80s in Australia, including nightclubs, house parties, beach parties and wherever the champagne was flowing. This copy is signed on page 69 by Manuela Furci, who is photographed by Ellis dancing on the …