Australian Art Books
There are 127 books in this catalogue.
Conrad Martens: The Man and His Art.
Book Number: 49645
Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1920, 1st edition 4to. Grey cloth hardcover. tipped in colour plates, b/w plates. very good, foxing to endpapers, small spot on first three text pages, some light foxing throughout. All plates present and fine.
Norman Lindsay's pen drawings.
Book Number: 59935
Sydney Ure Smith 1974 Small 4to hardcover 56 full-page b/w plates + text. very good. / very good d/w.
Book Number: 66281
Angus & Robertson, 1969. First edition. 4to. hardcover. full page b/w illus. Very Good, some light foxing. Good d/w with some wear to top edge & bottom corners.
Norman Lindsay's Pen Drawings.
Book Number: 66279
Art in Australia, Sydney 1931. 4to hardcover, rebound in half leather with gilt titles. 64 full-page b/w plates + text. very good, text pages & endpapers foxed, gilt on spine faded.
The Etched Works of Sydney Long, A.R.E. A Complete Catalogue of His Etchings
Paul, Dorothy Ellsmore (Editor)
Book Number: 66276
The Attic Press, Sydney 1928. 4to. paper covered boards with cloth spine. 29 tipped-in b/w plates, catalogue at rear with b/w thumbs. Good condition, top edge of catalogue pages wavy. Small tear on bottom edge of half-title page, small tear on the front edge of the following two pages, small tear and small chip on the front edge of tissue guard for title page. Tipped-in photo of Long has 6cm tear with some scuffing to the page at the top edge of the photo. Some foxing to pages. Small pastedown on front cover scuffed. Limited edition of 300 copies, this copy # 131, signed by artist.
George Lawrence: An Illustrated Biography
Book Number: 66108
Australian Artist Editions, Sydney, 1980 Oblong 4to hardcover. 127pp. colour & b/w illus. Good, a few small paint marks on page 32. / Fair rubbed d/w.
The Natural Art of Louisa Atkinson
Book Number: 66050
State Library of NSW Press 1995. Large 8vo. softcover. 144pp. index, colour illus. Very good.
MODERN PAINTERS 1931-1970
Book Number: 25
Melbourne Lansdown Press 1971 Large 8vo. softcover. 128pp. colour illus. very good condion
Peaks & Valleys: An Autobiography
Book Number: 65654
Collins, Australia 1988. 4to softcover 281pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good, foxing toendpapers.
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.
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.
Blackman, Charles.; Trext by Alvarez
Book Number: 64590
Melbourne: Macmillan, 1988. 4to. 120pp. colour illus. near fine. / near fine d/w.
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.
Grace Cossington Smith
Hart, Deborah (ed)
Book Number: 64063
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra 2005 4to. softcover. 187pp. colour illus. Near Fine.
Australian Art Auction Records 1984-1987
Craig, Edward D. (compiler)
Book Number: 64069
Australian Art Sales 1987 8vo. hardcover. 352pp. b/w illus.very good, foxing to outer page edges. / very good d/w.
Artists and Galleries of Australia 2 Volumes
Book Number: 63530
Australia: Craftsman House, 1990. Revised & enlarged 3rd edition 4to. cloth, hardcovers. 832pp. colour plates. fine / fine d/w.
Robert Boynes: True Fictions
Book Number: 63353
Canberra Museum & Gallery, Canberra 2005, Oblong 4to. softcover. 51pp. colour illus. Very good.
Australia. The Painter's Vision
Book Number: 39849
Bay Books, Sydney, 1988. 4to. hardcover. 208pp. colour illus. very good. / very good d/w.
Hans Heysen Masterpieces
Book Number: 57744
Ure Smith Australia. 1992 4to. hardcover. 159pp. Colour illus. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.