[UNDY; EVANS; TUFFIN; PEARCE; SINCLAIR; YOUNG; DIEMER; LYNCH; ROBERTS; SALVATORE; CURRIE; BORNSTEIN; TESTER; GLATTAUER; CHAPMAN; NAISMITH]
The spirit within Australia : the land and the people
A limited fine press edition artists’ book designed to showcase Australia via original photographic based art from a selection of established and emerging Australian artists.
Woodinville, WA (USA) : Veritas Editions, 2017. Album (310 x 383 x 35 mm) with 15 tipped in original prints, plus 1 loose original print in a custom linen-covered portfolio (310 x 383 mm);  pages, including artist-written letterpress text evocative of image and raison d’etre for the photographic process chosen, and a foreword by Alan Davies, Emeritus Curator of Photographs, State Library of New South Wales; each image individually copyrighted to the artist, dated, and titled on album page; separate sheet with publishing and production details, names of photographs listed with artists’ signatures; nine different historic photographic printing methods are represented: Casein, Chrysotype, Cyanotype, Hand-coloured Platinum/Palladium, Gelatin Silver, Photogravure, Palladium, Platinum/Palladium, Vandyke; housed in a custom Cave paper covered dropface clamshell case; all-letterpress text, book and case handcrafted by the artisans at Marquand Editions.
A list of the fifteen tipped in works is given below.
Craig Tuffin – platinum/palladium “Ngullingi Mala”
Julian Pearce – platinum/palladium “The Tombs, Carnarvon National Park”
Kim Sinclair – vandyke “Boabs in The Kimberley I”
Joyce Evans – gelatin silver “William ‘Lin’ McClintock Onus AM, (1948-1996)”
Gordon Undy – platinum/palladium “Figments #12”
Liam Lynch – palladium “Leafy Sea dragon Figure 4 ‘Phycodurus eques’ Fleurieu Peninsula SA”
David Roberts – gelatin silver chloride (azo) “Br. Luke”
Maxine Salvatore – cyanotype “Outward Appearances”
Wendy Currie – chrysotype “Giblings Dip”
Daniel Bornstein – photogravure “Lior Tahar”
Steve Tester – palladium “Melrose Dusk”
Gary Chapman and Jan Naismith – hand colored platinum/palladium “Luthiers Cottage”
Ellie Young – salt “Joyce Evans”
Kristin Diemer – casein “Moving the Mob”
Silvi Glattauer – photogravure “Kosciuszko Snow Gums”
Please note that the loose original print to be included can be selected from a list of 10 different prints that remain available, by Bornstein; Roberts; Chapman & Naismith; Undy; Evans; Sinclair; Diemer; Salvatore; Glattauer, and Currie. Please email us if you would like to see JPEGs of the 10 available loose prints.