# 44105

HUGHES, Robert

Donald Friend (presentation copy with a signed self-portrait drawing)

$330.00 AUD

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With a foreword by John Olsen. Sydney : Edwards & Shaw, 1965. Quarto, cloth, lacking dustjacket, light foxing to preliminaries, pale water stain to margins, pp. 120, illustrated. Loosely enclosed is the original prospects for the book.

The first monograph on Donald Friend.

This copy with a signed self-portrait by Donald Friend on the title page, with the artist circling the author Robert Hughes’ name and inscribing in a speech bubble ‘[Robert Hughes] says I am his favourite artist’, a fine example of Friend’s irreverent wit.