Norman Lindsay & Family

  • # 43996

    LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969)

    Norman Lindsay and his nudes

    Melbourne : Monash Gallery of Art, 2000. Octavo, illustrated wrappers, [12]pp. Catalogue for travelling exhibition with numerous  photograph reproductions throughout and essay by Jane Clark, Director of Paintings, Sotheby’s Australia. Printed in an edition of 1000 copies.

  • # 43994

    PRUNSTER, Ursula

    [NORMAN LINDSAY] The legendary Lindsays (hardcover edition)

    [Roseville, N.S.W.] : Beagle Press in conjunction with the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1995. First edition. Quarto, boards in dustjacket (short tear to corner), 120 pp, illustrated in colour and black and white, with short essays by Robert Holden and Helen Glad. A superb pictorial survey of the art and private world of …

  • # 43732

    LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969)

    “The Insult” : original drawing for an illustration published in The Bulletin, December 1906.

    Pen and ink on paper, 280 x 190 mm (sight), signed in the image by the artist l.r.; the original mount with the caption in manuscript as originally published in The Bulletin, Vol. 27 No. 1402, 27 December 1906, p. 10: ‘THE INSULT. BILLO: “‘Ow did I get it? I got it offer Snorkey.”  BENNO: “Wod yer been doin’ to Snorkey?  BILLO: “Nuffin. I on’y said as I ’eard he was teachin’ Sunday school.”; paper toned and with a touch of foxing; mount with small stain …

  • # 43026


    The complete works of Gaius Petronius

    Done into English by Jack Lindsay with one hundred illustrations by Norman Lindsay. Comprising the Satyricon and Poems. London : Fanfrolico Press, [1927]. Quarto, half-vellum stained red over marbled boards (light wear, spine sunned), top edge gilt, others uncut, a very good copy with 100 Lindsay illustrations. Limited to 650 copies, signed and numbered by …

  • # 43701

    LINDSAY, Sir Daryl

    Sir Daryl Lindsay : a retrospective exhibition

    Melbourne : McClelland Gallery, c. 1975. Folio, exhibition catalogue, single sheet, folded, pp. [6], introduction by Joseph Burke, catalogue of 87 works, biography.

  • # 43806

    GRUNER, Elioth

    Elioth Gruner. Twenty-four reproductions in colour from original oil paintings

    Foreword by Norman Lindsay. Sydney : The Shepherd Press, n.d. [1947]. Quarto, full cloth with gilt design (corners a little rubbed and bumped), owner’s name to endpaper, tipped-in colour plates, 13 page essay by Norman Lindsay. The standard edition of 2000 copies. A deluxe edition of 200 copies was also published.  

  • # 43723

    BLOOMFIELD, Lin (1931 - )

    Norman Lindsay Watercolours 1897 – 1969 (deluxe edition)

    Bungendore : Odana Editions, 2003. Quarto, full leather in matching slipcase (a couple of small scratches), 312 pp. extensively illustrated with colour plates, notes and commentary on Lindsay’s artworks and techniques. The deluxe edition, limited to 550 signed and numbered copies, with an additional photograph of the painting The Presentation included. A standard edition was …

  • # 43060

    LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969)

    Pen Drawings. Norman Lindsay

    Sydney : Arthur McQuitty & Co., 1924. Edition limited to 500 numbered copies (this is number 294), signed in full by Norman Lindsay. Folio, papered boards (spine relined), upper board with gilt device and gilt-lettered inlay, edges rubbed and boards marked, unpaginated, foreword by Francis Crossle, illustrated with numerous full-page illustrations of Lindsay’s drawings, many …

  • # 43450

    LINDSAY, Norman (1879 - 1969)

    The scribblings of an idle mind (signed deluxe edition)

    Melbourne: Lansdowne Press, 1966. Octavo, boards in illustrated dustjacket (light edge wear), pp. x; 154, internally clean, a very good copy. The deluxe edition, limited to 350 copies personally signed by Lindsay. The personal reflections and thoughts of Norman Lindsay, at the end of his long and fruitful career.

  • # 43779

    [STREETON, Arthur; LINDSAY, Norman et al]

    The Baldwin Spencer collection of Australian pictures and works of art

    Melbourne : Fine Art Society, 1919. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (lightly marked, edges chipped, with loss along spine), 32 pp., 20 plates (some tipped-in colour plates), including Norman Lindsay and others. Edition limited to 350 copies. Foreword by H. Desbrowe-Annear. Limited edition catalogue of the auction held on May 19-21, 1919 at the Fine Art Society’s …

  • # 43722

    [LINDSAY, Norman]. BLOOMFIELD, Lin (ed.).

    Norman Lindsay: 80 Years of Pencil Drawings (signed copy)

    Bungendore: Odana Editions, 2008. Quarto, pictorial boards, 335 pages, profusely illustrated; a fine copy signed by Lin Bloomfield on the title page. During his long creative life Norman Lindsay produced works in many media, but pencil was the only one he used continuously from childhood to old age. The earliest drawing reproduced in this book …

  • # 42698

    LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969) and LINDSAY, Jack (1900-1990)

    A homage to Sappho

    Made by Norman and Jack Lindsay. London : The Fanfrolico Press, 1928. Limited to 70 signed copies (as noted by John Arnold, many copies were not signed by the translator). Quarto, vellum over bevelled boards with title and Lindsay decoration in gold, boards a little bowed (as commonly found), all edges gilt, bubbling to the …

  • # 43639

    HAPLEY, Melissa

    Norman Lindsay : drawn to women. The complete published etchings

    Perth, W.A. : Art Gallery of Western Australia, [2006]. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (rubbed, torn at the stapled binding) , pp. 46, illustrated. Catalogue of exhibition held at the Art Gallery of Western Australia from 15 October 2006 to 14 January 2007.

  • # 43424

    DRAFFIN, Nicholas

    Australian woodcuts and linocuts of the 1920s and 1930s

    Melbourne : Sun Books, 1976. First edition. Quarto, pictorial laminated card covers (edges rubbed, one corner creased), 80 pp, illustrated in colour and black and white, light foxing. Margaret Preston image upper wrapper. Includes work by Lionel Lindsay, Thea Proctor, Raymond McGrath, Ethel Spowers, Eric Thake, Hirschfield Mack etc.

  • # 43301

    DYSON, Will (1880-1938); HOPPER, Stacy (compiler)


    London : The “Daily Herald”, 1914. Folio, illustrated wrappers (small stain lower wrapper, splits along spine, handling marks and small chips), pp. [84], illustrated with full page cartoons, rectos only. A gathering of witty cartoons from the Australian illustrator Will Dyson’s last period of work for the British labour newspaper, The Daily Herald. Dyson’s long …

  • # 42266

    LINDSAY, Norman, 1879-1969

    The pen drawings of Norman Lindsay (deluxe edition)

    Special number of Art in Australia. Edited by Sydney Ure Smith & Bertram Stevens. Sydney: Angus & Robertson Ltd., 1918. Quarto, quarter cloth over papered boards (light water stain, corners a little bumped), photographic frontispiece, 55 tipped-in plates, a very good copy. Limited to 200 copies signed by Norman Lindsay. There was also a trade …