Norman Lindsay & Family

  • # 35507

    LINDSAY, Lionel

    Etchings of old Sydney by Lionel Lindsay. No. 5. The Commissariat Stores

    Reproduced in photogravure from the original. Sydney : W. C. Penfold & Co., c. 1920. Small folio, folding card, reproduction of etching with caption, foxed. From a series of 5 cards reproducing Lindsay etchings, originally issued each in an envelope within a card box.

  • # 35506

    [The Fanfrolico Press]

    Fanfrolicana : June 1928

    : being a statement of the aims of the Fanfrolico Press both typographical and aesthetic with a complete bibliography and specimen passages and illustrations from the books. London : The Fanfrolico Press, 1928. Octavo, original wrappers, with illustration by Norman Lindsay (faint crease to fore edge), the standard edition, 36 pp, illustrated, including title page …

  • # 35472

    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.  

  • # 34905

    LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969)

    Called up

    Created circa 1944. Ink and wash on paper, 530 x 335 mm, signed lower right, mounted with caption below ‘CALLED UP. “Miss Liberty, you are in a non-essential occupation. You are directed to report again after R-Day for service in Bourke or a pickle-factory’. The 1916 and 1917 referendum for conscription in Australia were highly …

  • # 35192


    Norman Lindsay Watercolours 1897 – 1969 (deluxe edition)

    Bungendore : Odana Editions, 2003. Quarto, full leather in matching slipcase, 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 also produced. Both editions sold …

  • # 32426

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

    Norman Lindsay : Oil Paintings 1889-1969. (Standard edition)

    Bungendore, NSW : Odana Editions, 2006. Quarto, pictorial boards in dust jacket (spine slightly faded, as usual), 308pp. A very good, unread copy. The most substantial book produced on Lindsay’s oil paintings. Over a period of eighty years Australian artist Norman Alfred Williams Lindsay (1879-1969) painted in oils. Apart from the classical portraits and single …

  • # 32634

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

    Norman Lindsay : oil paintings 1889-1969

    Bungendore: Odana Editions, 2006. Quarto, full leather in leather slipcase, 308pp., Limited to 550 copies which only 500 are for sale. Signed by the author and curator Lin Bloomfield. Contains an original photograph of the Norman Lindsay painting ‘The Vanities’. Slipcase slightly marked, else a fine copy. The most substantial book produced on Lindsay’s oil …

  • # 35376

    DYSON, Edward; LINDSAY, Norman (illustrator)

    Billy Bluegum, or Back to the bush

    Sydney : The Shepherd Press, 1947. First edition. Royal octavo, publisher’s illustrated papered boards, dustjacket (spine lightly sunned), 66 pp, previous owner’s book label to pastedown, name to endpaper, contents clean and sound, illustrated by Norman Lindsay. A fine copy. Originally published in serial form in The Lone Hand, 1912.

  • # 35211

    [LINDSAY, Lionel], MENDELSSOHN, Joanna.

    Lionel Lindsay: An artist and his family

    London: Chatto and Windus, 1988. Octavo, boards with illustrated duskjacket, light edge wear, a few spots of foxing to front endpapers, 254 pp.. This is an insightful biography by Mendelssohn on life and work of Lionel Lindsay and the Lindsay family. There are numerous illustrations of watercolours, etchings and wood engravings as well as photos …

  • # 35118

    MacDONALD, J. S.

    New South Wales Art Gallery pictures.

    Sydney : Art in Australia by arrangement with the Trustees of the N.S.W. National Art Gallery, [1931]. Quarto, lettered wrappers (a few stains), pp. [60], text by Director J. S. MacDonald, a few  pale water stains with bleeding to final few pages, a good reference copy. Includes illustrations by Hans Heysen, Arthur Streeton, Elioth Gruner, …

  • # 35121

    MURRAY-SMITH, S. (editor)

    [NORMAN LINDSAY]. Overland : stories, features, poetry. Number 40, Spring 1964

    Melbourne : Melbourne University Press : 1964. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (with a cartoon by Norman Lindsay), pp. 59, illustrated. Includes a 6 page illustrated feature article on the comic art of Norman Lindsay by Vane Lindesay.

  • # 35161

    [LINDSAY, Norman]. STEWART, Douglas.

    Norman Lindsay: master craftsman etcher. Rose Lindsay: master etching printmaker

    An exhibition to commemorate Angus & Robertson’s two volume limited edition book of the Two Hundred Published Etchings of Norman and Rose Lindsay. 1977. Tall trifold exhibition catalogue (455mm high, creased at centre and some handling creases) with catalogue of 68 etchings for sale.

  • # 35056

    [LINDSAY, Lionel]

    Exhibition of drawings by J. Waterhouse

    June 8th to June 18th. Sydney : The Macquarie Galleries, circa 1930. Octavo, lettered wrappers, pp. 8, staples rusted, light foxing, foreword by Lionel Lindsay, two reproductions, catalogue of 52 works with prices.

  • # 34617

    MACKENZIE, Kenneth (1913-1955); LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969)

    Our earth

    With an original etching and 13 illustrations by Norman Lindsay. Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1937. Quarto, quarter cloth over gilt-lettered textured boards (a few light marks, foxing to spine), 60 pp, tipped-in illustrations and vignettes by Lindsay, a few occasional spots of foxing, offsetting from newspaper article to one page, a very good copy. …

  • # 34621

    [RUBY LINDSAY, 1887-1919]

    The drawings of Ruby Lind (Mrs. Will Dyson)

    London : Cecil Palmer, 1920. Quarto, buckram over papered boards (light scuff marks), gilt title, 51 pp, illustrated in black and white and colour. Bookplate to front pastedown of Molly Coen, sister of Margaret Coen (who designed the bookplate) and friend of the Lindsay family. A very good copy. This work, available only to subscribers, …

  • # 23538

    LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969)

    The Magic Pudding (first U.K. edition, 1936)

    : being the adventures of Bunyip Bluegum and his friends Bill Barnacle & Sam Sawnoff. London : Hamish Hamilton, [1936]. Octavo, silver-lettered blue cloth with panel illustration, slightly faded at edges, original dustjacket (short tears and chips, price clipped), colour frontispiece, pp. 159, illustrated throughout by Lindsay, pale foxing to preliminaries. Loosely enclosed, a contemporary inscribed …