Australian Art Books
There are 153 books in this catalogue.
MODERN PAINTERS 1931-1970
Book Number: 25
Melbourne Lansdown Press 1971 Large 8vo. softcover. 128pp. colour illus. very good condion
Book Number: 65689
Bay Books, Sydney, First Published 1979. 4to. hardcover. 232pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good+ light foxing to top edge of text block. / Very good d/w with slightly faded spine.
Peaks & Valleys: An Autobiography
Book Number: 65654
Collins, Australia 1988. 4to softcover 281pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good, foxing toendpapers.
Joseph Lycett. Governor Macquarie's Convict Artist.
Book Number: 65597
Hunter History Publications, 1997. Small 4to. hardcover. 146pp. index, b/w illus., colour plates. Near Fine. / Good+ d/w with some small tears.
A century of Australian landscape: Mood and moment
Book Number: 65448
Sydney Published for the International Cultural Corporation of Australia Limited , Beagle Press 1983 4to hardcover 96pp colour illus. very good, foxing to endpapers. / very good d/w.
Book Number: 23305
Sydney: Trevor Anderson. n.d. 4to. hardcover. 96pp. colour illus. very good. / very good d/w.
Harbourlights: The Art & Times Of Peter Kingston
Wilson, Gavin (text); Peter Kingston (illusts)
Book Number: 65273
Craftsman House, Sydney,2004. 4to. hardcover. 183pp. colour & b/w illus. Good, light foxing on half-title, foxing and some minor damage on last two pages. Inscribed & signed by author (Kingston). Includes a loosely inserted signed print of "Friday night at kookaburras".
Peter Kingston: Drawings
Book Number: 65274
Denton Press & Australian Art Research, Sydney 2013. Oblong 8vo. softcover. Full page illus. Very good, crease on rear jacket. Signed by author (Kingston).
LET'S FACE IT - The History of the Archibald Prize
Book Number: 65275
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1999 4to. Softcover. 150pp. Very good, small tear on bottom corner of fep. Contents include The Archibald Story, The Early Decades, The Postwar Years, Into the 1970's, Modern Times, Chronology
Merric Boyd Drawings
Book Number: 65075
Secker & Warburg, London, 1975. 4to. hardcover. 272pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good, light toning to page edges. / Very good d/w.
SOCIETY OF ARTISTS BOOK 1945-6
Book Number: 64983
Ure Smith, Sydney 1946. 4to. softcover. 80pp. Good copy inside worn cover, missing some pieces on spine.
Russell Drysdale's Australia.
Drysdale, Russell, Sir
Book Number: 60072
Sydney Ure Smith 1974 4to hardcover 56pp colour illus. very good / very good d/w.
Book Number: 64874
Savvas, Adelaide, 1983. Oblong 4to. hardcover. 244pp. full page colour & b/w illus. Very good, light rubbing to cover corners./ very good+ d/w.
Art In Australia . Third Series Number Forty-Three. April, 1932. Thea Proctor Number.
Smith, Ure & Gellert, Leon (editors).
Book Number: 64802
Art in Australia, Sydney, 1932 4to. Printed wrappers, 74pp. colour & b/w illus. Good, some foxing, cover chipped at spine ends & edges, hinges repaired, small light crease to top corner.
Smith, Ivan (text) ; Clifton Pugh (paintings & drawings)
Book Number: 57899
Wren Publishing, Melbourne, 1977 4to. hardcover. 108pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w with faded spine.
The Victorian gold fields, 1852-3: An original album
Gill, S. T. (Samuel Thomas)
Book Number: 64615
Melbourne Currey O'Neil 1982 Large square 4to hardcover 100pp full page colour illus. very good / very good d/w. Bibliography: p. 98-100.
Blackman, Charles.; Trext by Alvarez
Book Number: 64590
Melbourne: Macmillan, 1988. 4to. 120pp. colour illus. near fine. / near fine d/w.
Norman Lindsay Favourite Etchings
Book Number: 64507
Angus & Robertson, Sydney 1977, 4to. hardcover. 100 full page duotone illus. Very good+, light foxing to top of text block. / Very good+ d/w.
The Art of Roland Wakelin
Book Number: 64336
Craftsman House, Seaforth Australia, 1987. Folio. hardcover. 136pp. colour plates. very good. / very good d/w with slightly faded edges.
Davies, L. Roy
Book Number: 64340
Odana Editions, Sydney, 1978. 4to. hardcover in slipcase. 124pp. index. b/w illus. With an original tipped-in wood engraving. Limited edition of 184 numbered copies signed by the artist. This copy #76. Fine. / Very good slipcase.
Australian Art Auction Records 1973-75
Craig, Edward D. (compiler)
Book Number: 39846
Ure Smith 1975 Small square 4to. hardcover. very good, owner's signature on fep. / very good d/w.