Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

  • # 30645

    RENTOUL, Annie R. and RENTOUL, Ida S.

    Mollie’s Bunyip.

    Melbourne: Robert Jolley, 1904. First edition. Oblong quarto, illustrated green wrappers (a few chips to the yapp edges, silk ribbon tie replaced), 50 pp., 12 black and white plates plus illustrations in text, reproducing Annie’s handwritten script, foxing. The first book written by Annie and the first illustrated by Ida. Muir 6334.

  • # 30694

    OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul

    Sixpence to spend

    Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1935. First edition. Quarto, papered boards, illustrated dustjacket, 92 pp., black and white illustrations, five tipped-in colour plates, sparse foxing to preliminaries and a couple of other leaves, a little canted but very fine. Holden and Muir describe Sixpence as ‘the last real book Ida wrote and illustrated… Amusing and …

  • # 30692

    RENTOUL, Annie R.; RENTOUL, Ida S. (illustrator)

    The lady of the blue beads

    / Her book, being an account of her first blue moon spent on Sun Island. Illustrated by Ida S. Rentoul. Melbourne: George Robertson & Co., [1908]. Quarto, oatmeal cloth boards, the upper board decorated in orange and blue (minor stains and wear), front free endpaper with Edwardian period inscription, 102 pp, illustrated throughout, with thirteen …

  • # 29229

    MUIR, Marcie

    A history of Australian children’s book illustration (signed copy)

    Melbourne : Oxford University Press, 1982. First edition. Quarto, fine green cloth boards in like dust jacket, 160 pp, illustrated in colour and black and white, an excellent copy of this indispensable reference. Signed by Marcie Muir on the title page.

  • # 28600

    HAMMOND, Victoria

    A century of Australian women artists, 1840s-1940s

    Melbourne : Deutscher Fine Art, 1993. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. 96, colour illustrations throughout. Catalogue of works by female Australian artists between 1840 and 1940. Features an essay by Victoria Hammond. Price list enclosed. Includes works by May Gibbs, Clarice Beckett, Violet Teague, Grace Crowley, Margaret Preston, Christian Waller, Ruby Lind, Olive Cotton, Ethel Carrick …

  • # 27326

    OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (1888 - 1960)

    When HE goes back to town

    Pen and ink on card, 420 x 280 mm, signed in full ‘Ida S. Rentoul”, titled in the image, framed. A stunning large format drawing with intricate penwork, illustrating two lovers separated by distance, in a uniquely Australian setting. This exquisite drawing is a fine example of Ida Sherbourne Rentoul’s skill with pen and ink, …

  • # 24262

    LEE, E. Markham; OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul

    [SHEET MUSIC]. Robin Hood suite for piano

    Melbourne : Allan & Co., 1941. Imperial Edition No. 489. Quarto, illustrated wrappers by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite, pp. 16, a clean copy. Scarce. Not in Muir.

  • # 24015

    RENTOUL, Annie R. and OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul.

    The little green road to Fairyland.

    London: A. & C. Black, 1922 (1932 reprint). Quarto, lettered cloth, in the very rare illustrated dustjacket (chips to head and foot of spine), 103 pp., 8 colour and 8 black and white plates. One of the classic illustrated Outhwaite titles, published in large format by A. & C. Black. Rare in the dust jacket. …

  • # 24017

    OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul and OUTHWAITE, Grenby.

    The enchanted forest

    London: A. & C. Black, 1925. Second edition. Quarto, lettered cloth (spine foxed), 93 pp., 16 colour and 16 black and white plates, foxing to endpapers and preliminaries, continuing intermittently through the text, previous owner’s name to endpaper, original dust jacket (a little chipped at edges). The first of A. & C. Black’s large format …

  • # 23853

    OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul and OUTHWAITE, Grenby.

    The enchanted forest

    London: A. & C. Black, 1921. First edition. Quarto, papered boards (edges rubbed), 93 pp., 16 colour and 16 black and white plates, foxing to endpapers and preliminaries, continuing intermittently through the text, previous owner’s bookplate to half-title, original dust jacket (a few chips with loss). The first of A. & C. Black’s large format …

  • # 24260

    RENTOUL, Annie R. / PETERSON, Georgette / Ida Rentoul OUTHWAITE (illustrator)

    [SHEET MUSIC] Australian songs for young and old

    George Robertson & Co., [1907]. First edition. Oblong quarto, pictorial wrappers (printed in brown and green), spine with archival tape repair (lacking the original string ties), edges chipped, pp. 32, old tape removed from gutters, closed tear to margin of pp. 29-30, scattered foxing. With frontispiece and eight full page illustrations by Outhwaite. Published to …

  • # 24259

    RENTOUL, Annie R. / PETERSON, Georgette / Ida Rentoul OUTHWAITE (illustrator)

    [SHEET MUSIC] Australian songs for young and old

    Melbourne: Allan & Co., [1924]. “Imperial edition, no. 335”. Oblong quarto, pictorial wrappers (printed in brown, orange and blue), price 3/- (wrappers lightly creased), original ties, title page with previous owner’s name and light stain at edge, extending to the following page, 28 pp, illustrated, scattered foxing, the final leaf with a long tear. Muir …

  • # 23175

    RENTOUL, Annie R. and OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul.

    The little green road to Fairyland (deluxe edition)

    London: A. & C. Black, 1922. Quarto, decorated white buckram (lightly marked), 103 pp., 8 colour and 8 black and white plates, light foxing to preliminaries. The deluxe issue of the first edition, limited to 300 numbered copies, LACKING the first leaf (pp. i-ii) which has the printed limitation statement. One of the classic illustrated …

  • # 23178

    [DASKEIN] QUIN, Tarella.

    Gum Tree Brownie and other Faerie Folk of the Never-Never.

    Gum Tree Brownie and other Faerie Folk of the Never-Never. Illustrated by Ida S. Rentoul. Melbourne: George Robertson [1910]. Second edition. Oblong quarto, illustrated orange cloth (marked and rubbed), 184 pp., inscriptions to endpaper, foreword by Ethel Turner, illustrated throughout, internally clean. The third book illustrated by Ida Rentoul, first published in 1907 (a third …

  • # 23177

    OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul and OUTHWAITE, Grenby.

    The little fairy sister.

    London: A. & C. Black, 1923. First edition. Quarto, patterned cloth, edges lightly rubbed, 91 pp., previous owner’s name to half-title, colour and black and white plates, light occasional foxing, a very good copy. The scarce first edition. Muir 5598.

  • # 23171

    OSBORN, A.R.

    Fuzzy, Wuzzy, and Buzzy

    Melbourne : Whitecombe, [1918]. Octavo, illustrated wrappers (rubbed), inscription to verso frontispiece, pp 44. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite. Some black and white images have been coloured. Willie Winkie Zoo Books series. Muir 5550.