Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

  • # 18703

    OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (1888 - 1960)

    Elves and fairies have thee in their keeping

    [Also known as Fairy Music]. Watercolour on card, 290 x 360 mm, initialed in ink lower centre ‘I.R.O’, titled in pencil lower left. A stunning watercolour painted by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite as an illustration for the book of verse by her sister Annie Rentoul, Elves and Fairies (1916), but not included in the final publication. Exhibited …

  • # 18076

    OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (1888-1960); RENTOUL, Annie R.; OUTHWAITE, Grenbry

    Fairyland of Ida Rentoul Outhwaite. (With prospectus)

    Verses by Annie R. Rentoul. Stories by Grenbry Outhwaite and Annie R. Rentoul. Melbourne : Ramsay Publishing, 1926. Limited to 1000 copies, signed and numbered by the artist. Folio, gilt-lettered cloth (edges a little rubbed), variant binding of lighter blue cloth and dull gilt, illustrated endpapers, 166 pp, 50 tipped-in colour and black and white …

  • # 17483

    MELLOR, Dorothy; OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (illustrator)

    Enchanting isles

    Sydney : Howard, Whyte & Coy., 1934. First edition. Octavo, publisher’s half cloth over marbled papered boards, in original dust jacket (substantial paper loss along spine, edges sunned, owner’s name top edge of front panel), endpaper maps (offsetting), pp 112, with six illustrations by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite; foxing to preliminaries, last few leaves and edges, …

  • # 18536

    MORNEMENT, Ina (music); TAYLOR, Bronnie (words); OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (illustrator)

    The puddin’ & the pixie : 12 songs for children.

    Cover title: The puddin’ and the pixie : and other songs. Melbourne: Allan & Co., 1949. ‘Imperial edition No. 521’. Small quarto, original pictorial wrappers, upper wrapper with design by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite and printed price of 3/- (some silverfishing to bottom corner), lower wrapper with advertisements for Allan & Co. song books for children; 20 pp., …

  • # 18199

    OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul.

    Exhibition of black and white, and water colour drawings by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

    Opened by Lady Cullen at the fine art gallery Anthony Hordern & Sons, Limited, Brickfield Hill, Sydney April 16, 1917. Octavo, self-wrappers (pale foxing), two page appreciation by Mary Mansfield, catalogue of 60 works including numerous originals from ‘Elves and Fairies’, vignette illustration, note about the publication of Elves & Fairies. Loosely enclosed, an illustrated …

  • # 17238

    DASKEIN, Tarella Quin; OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (illustrator)

    Chimney Town

    London : A. & C. Black, 1934. Octavo, publisher’s pictorial blue cloth boards, inscription to front endpapers, 238 pp, illustrated throughout with full-page black and white plates, two colour plates, and drawings in the text. A fine copy of the first edition. Muir 1908.

  • # 17461

    RENTOUL, Annie R. and RENTOUL, Ida S.

    Mollie’s bunyip

    Melbourne: Robert Jolley, 1904. Oblong quarto, illustrated red wrappers (a few tears and chips to the yapp edges, small strip of sunning to bottom edge of rear wrapper), ribbon ties, 50 pp., 12 black and white plates plus illustrations in text, reproducing Annie’s handwritten script, a good copy. Previous owner’s inscription on title page. The variant …

  • # 17459

    RENTOUL, Annie.

    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, printed grey papered flushcut boards, rexine backstrip (some soiling to front board), endpapers replaced, 102 pp., occasional foxing illustrated throughout. Muir 6342 (variant).

  • # 17458

    RENTOUL, Annie R. and OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul.

    The little green road to Fairyland.

    London: A. & C. Black, 1922. First edition. Quarto, patterned boards with paper title label (edges a little rubbed), 103 pp., 8 colour and 8 black and white plates, previous owner’s name to half title, some occasional foxing. One of the classic illustrated Outhwaite titles, published in large format by A. & C. Black. Muir …

  • # 17462

    RENTOUL, Annie I. and RENTOUL, Ida S

    Mollie’s Staircase

    Melbourne: M. L. Hutchinson, 1906. Oblong quarto, lettered wrappers (front wrapper stained), original ribbon ties, 12 black and white plates by Ida S. Rentoul, plus illustrations in text, a few pages marked and foxed, but a sound copy. Muir 6333.

  • # 17486

    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 full …

  • # 16912

    OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (1888-1960)

    Elves & Fairies of Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

    Verses by Annie R. Rentoul. Edited by Grenbry Outhwaite. Melbourne & Sydney : Lothian, 1916. Folio, gilt illustrated boards (gilt dulled as usual on spine, slight edge wear), 118 pp, with 45 colour and black-and-white plates tipped-in, illustrated endpapers, lettered tissue guards (a couple lightly creased), occasional foxing, mainly to the preliminaries. Limited to 1500 …

  • # 17245

    QUIN, Tarella; OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (ill.)

    Before the lamps are lit

    Melbourne : George Robertson & Co., [1911]. Oblong quarto, illustrated cloth boards (minor rubbing), inscription on front endpaper, pp 189. A compilation of six children’s stories with engravings by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite. Muir 1907.

  • # 17258

    DASKEIN, Tarella Quin; OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (illustrator)

    The Other Side of Nowhere

    Illustrations by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite. Melbourne: Robertson & Mullens, 1934. Oblong quarto, illustrated blue cloth, lacking dustjacket, 171 pp., illustrated. Muir 1909.

  • # 17256

    Gum Tree Brownie and other faërie folk of the Never-Never.

    Melbourne: George Robertson [1907]. First edition. Oblong quarto, pictorial bevelled green cloth boards (in fine condition), marbled endpapers (hinges slightly split), first blank with tape repair, preliminaries with mild foxing, foreword by Ethel Turner, 184 pp, illustrated, clean internals, a fine copy of the scarce first edition. The third book illustrated by Ida Rentoul. Muir …

  • # 17254

    [MARTIN, George W.].

    The sentry and the Shell fairy.

    Melbourne: British Imperial Oil, [c. 1922]. Quarto, illustrated card wrappers (near mint), 16 pp., faint foxing to preliminaries, six colour plates by Outhwaite, a scarce promotional booklet produced for Shell. The better variant issue with additional Outhwaite illustration on p. 16. Muir 4851.