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MAKIN, Jeff

Critical moments : essays and reviews on art in Australia (presentation copy for Criss Canning)

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Melbourne : Macmillan, 2011. Octavo, illustrated stiff cards, pp. 320, illustrated. This copy with a warm presentation inscription from the artist/author to noted Australian painter Criss Canning ‘Especially for my ‘sister of the brush’, Chriss Canning – the master of still life. Jeff Makin 6.12.11′, and further signed in black ink ‘Criss Canning’.

‘In this book Jeffrey Makin, artist and long time visual arts critic for the Herald Sun, presents 150 short essays and reviews of individual artists’ works under some sixteen subject categories.’ – the publisher.

Includes chapters on Criss Canning, Joy Hester, Wendy Stavrianos, Yvonne Audette, Sandra Leveson, Margaret Preston, Ray Crooke, Arthur Boyd, Albert Tucker, Sidney Nolan, Charles Blackman, Howard Arkley, Albert Namatjira, Rick Amor, Peter Booth and others.

Provenance:

Criss Canning (by gift, 2011)

acquired from the above, 2023