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There are 396 books in this catalogue.
Primitives & Folk Art. Our Handmade Heritage.
Thuro, Catherine
Book Number: 20094
ISBN: 
Paducah, KY:Collector Books. 1979. 1st Edition. 4to. hardcover. 135pp. index. colour illus. very good, owner's name on title page.
Price: $10.00


Eye Tricks. More than 150 deceptive images, visual tricks and optical puzzlers
Sarcone, Gianni A. & Waeber, Marie-Jo
Book Number: 64538
ISBN: 9781741817379
Hinkler Books, Heatherton, Victoria, 2007. 4to. softcover. 160pp. colour illus. Very good.
Price: $12.00


American Poster Renaissance.
Margolin, Victor
Book Number: 64458
ISBN: 0823002144
Watson-Guptill, New York 1975. 4to. hardcover. 224pp. index, full page colour & b/w illus. Very good=. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $15.00


THE ILLUMINATED BOOK OF DAYS.
Lee, Kay and Marshall. (Editors). Illustrated by Kate Greenaway and Eugene Grasset
Book Number: 44678
ISBN: 0354044311
Macdonald and Janes 1979 8vo hardcover 216pp Very good. / Very good d/w. PO inscription on ffl. A day-by-day tour of the year is highlighted with verses and traditional sayings, recipes and esoteric and exotic facts. With over 600 drawings, 350 in Full colour.
Price: $8.00


Charles Ricketts Subtle and Fantastic Decorator
Calloway, Stephen
Book Number: 64393
ISBN: 0500271534
Thames & Hudson. London 1979. Small 4to. softcover. 100pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Near Fine.
Price: $12.00


Ernest Griset. Fantasies Of A Victorian Illustrator
Lambourne, Lionel. [Ernest Griset]
Book Number: 64394
ISBN: 0500271607
Thames & Hudson London 1979. Small 4to. softcover. 88pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good, cover sunned.
Price: $18.00


The Unknown Paintings Of Kay Nielsen
Larkin, David & Hildegarde Flanner (editors) [Kay Nielsen]
Book Number: 64361
ISBN: 
Peacock Press / Bantam Books, New York 1977 4to. softcover. colour illus. Near Fine.
Price: $20.00


The Drawings of Frantisek Tichy
Volavka, Vojtech
Book Number: 64339
ISBN: 
Paul Hamlyn, London, 1967. 4to. hardcover. 64pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good. / fair d/w with repaired spine.
Price: $18.00


The Life and Work of Sydney Long
Mendelssohn, Joanna [Long, Sydney]
Book Number: 64342
ISBN: 0070729255
McGraw-Hill December, Copperfield Publishing 1979. Folio hardcover in d/w. 284pp very good, outer edge of text block toned, a few small chips on cover edge. Mendelssohn's study of Sydney Long is primarily an analysis of Long's career as a working artist. Also included are many little known details of Long's life, supported by 38 colour illustrations. Folding frontis. In additions a catalogue of 326 paintings and etchings in the collection of the Australian National Art Gallery and the Art Gallery of NSW is also included.
Price: $75.00


Art at Auction: The Year at Sotheby Parke Bernet 1978-79
Sotheby
Book Number: 36007
ISBN: 0856670634
Philip Wilson Publishers 1979 4to hardcover 496pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
Price: $20.00


The book of art for young people
Conway, Agnes Ethel, B. ,Conway, William Martin, Sir,
Book Number: 64051
ISBN: 
Adam & Charles Black, London 1935. 8vo. leather bound hardcover, marbled endpapers and edges. 202pp. index, colour plates. Very good, foxing to prelims, bookplate on front pastedown, 2 spots rubbed on fep. Rebound in leather by Scots College.
Price: $20.00


Captain Cook's Artists in the Pacific 1769-1779.
Murray-Oliver, Anthony (compiled by)
Book Number: 64035
ISBN: 
Avon Fine Prints, New Zealand 1969. Oblong folio. half leather. 168pp. full page colour plates. Limited edition to 2000 hand-numbered copies, this copy #1175. Near Fine, spine & titles on spine a little faded. Very good slipcase with faded edges.
Price: $180.00


Cigarette Pack Art
Mullen, Chris
Book Number: 64027
ISBN: 0600304590
Hamlyn, London, 1979. 4to. hardcover. 128pp. index, colour illus. Very good. / Very good d/w
Price: $30.00


Randolph Caldecott, A Personal Memoir of His Early Art Career
Blackburn, Henry
Book Number: 64007
ISBN: 
Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington London 1886 8vo. hardcover. 216pp. b/w illus. Front edge gilt. Good, rubbing to cover corners, paper cracked on front hinge, cloth wrinkled on spine, foxing to endpapers
Price: $75.00


Qur'an Manuscripts, Calligraphy, Illumination, Design
Baker, Colin F.
Book Number: 63970
ISBN: 9780712306898
The British Library London 2007. Small 4to. hardcover. 112pp. index, colour illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $30.00


Travel Posters
Hillier, Bevis
Book Number: 63932
ISBN: 071481623X
Phaidon, United Kingdom, 1976. Folio. softcover. 96 full page posters. + 14pp text. Very good, tiny crease to tip of top corner.
Price: $75.00


Willem de Kooning 1904-1997. Content as a Glimpse
Hess, Barbara
Book Number: 63689
ISBN: 9783822821350
Taschen 2007. 8vo. softcover. 96pp. colour illus. Fine.
Price: $15.00


Auguste Rodin
Rodin, Auguste
Book Number: 63661
ISBN: 9781844840229
Sirrocco, London 2004. Square 8vo. hardcover. 80pp. colour illus. Fine.
Price: $12.00


LI DAI MING JIA CE YE BIAN WEI HUI
The ancient masters album: Hongin. Kum residual
Book Number: 63666
ISBN: 9787534033377
 Square 4to. softcover. 40pp. Full page plates. Text in Chinese. Very good+.
Price: $35.00


Sir Frank Brangwyn
Bunt, Cyril G. B.
Book Number: 63618
ISBN: 
Lewis, UK. 1949. 8vo. hardcover. 9pp. + tipped-in colour plates. very good, cover faded.
Price: $15.00


David Hockney: The Biography, 1937-1975 A Rake's Progress
Sykes, Christopher Simon. [David Hockney]
Book Number: 63579
ISBN: 0385531443
Doubleday and Nan Talese, 2011. 8vo. hardcover. 363pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $18.00


John Ruskin
Ballantyne, Andrew
Book Number: 63544
ISBN: 9781780234298
Reaktion Books 2015. 8vo. softcover. 252pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $12.00


Inunnit - the Art of the Canadian Eskimo
Larmour, W. T
Book Number: 39183
ISBN: 
Ministry of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, Toronto, 1970 4to. softcover 104pp. b/w illus. very good.
Price: $15.00


The Drawings of Sir Frank Brangwyn R.A., 1867-1956
Boyd, James D.
Book Number: 63465
ISBN: 
F. Lewis, Leigh-on-Sea, 1967. 4to. hardcover. 14pp. + 96 fill page b/w plates. Fine. / Near Fine d/w. Limited edition of 500 copies.
Price: $125.00


Nothing If Not Critical. Selected Essays on Art and Artists
Hughes Robert
Book Number: 58726
ISBN: 0002721627
The Harvill Press, 1990 8vo softcover 429pp index, b/w illus. very good.
Price: $12.00


Rayner Hoff: The Life of a Sculptor
Beck, Deborah [Hoff, Rayner]
Book Number: 63376
ISBN: 9781742235325
NewSouth Publishing, Australia, 2017. Large 8vo. softcover. 270pp. colour illus. Near Fine.
Price: $35.00


Movements in Art Since 1945.
Lucie-Smith, Edward
Book Number: 63393
ISBN: 050020344x
Thames & Hudson, London 2001. New Edition. 8vo. softcover. 304pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Near Fine.
Price: $12.00


Camille Pissarro
Edited by Terence Maloon
Book Number: 63357
ISBN: 9780734763792
Art Gallery NSW 2005 4to. Softcover. 259pp. Colour illus. Fine.
Price: $25.00


Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (Masters of French Art)
Fleckner, Uwe
Book Number: 63358
ISBN: 9783833137327
H. F. Ullmann 2007. 4to. softcover. 140pp. colour illus. Near Fine.
Price: $12.00


Nude Sculpture: 5,000 Years
Goldberg, Vicki
Book Number: 63361
ISBN: 0810933462
Harry N. Abrams, New York, 2000. 4to. hardcover. 208pp. index, b/w illus. Fine. / Fine d/w.
Price: $65.00


Crescent Moon - Islamic Art and Civilization in Southeast Asia
Sabit, Bulan
Book Number: 63362
ISBN: 0730830306
Art Gallery of South Australia 2006 4to. Laminated boards, hardcover. 304pp. Colour illus. Fine in Fine clear d/w. Heavy book extra post may apply.
Price: $125.00


Art and Craft. A handbook for students and teachers
Van Homrigh, C. M. B.
Book Number: 63363
ISBN: 
Department of Public Instruction, Queensland 1947. 4to. hardcover. stiff paper covered boards with cloth spine. 210pp. index, b/w illus. Good ex-lib.
Price: $45.00


Hogarth
Rosenthal, Michael
Book Number: 63364
ISBN: 1904449301
Chaucer Press, London 2005. 4to. hardcover. 128pp. colour & b/w ilus. Fine. / Very good d/w creased on front edge.
Price: $22.00


French Paintings from the Musee Fabre, Montpellier.
Hilaire, Michel; Zutter, Jorg; Zeder, Olivier (editors)
Book Number: 63365
ISBN: 0642541310
National Gallery of Australia., Canberra, 2003. 4to. softcover. 230pp. index, colour illus. Fine.
Price: $22.00


Collection Highlights: National Gallery Of Australia
Radford, Ron. (editor)
Book Number: 63366
ISBN: 9780642541697
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, 2008. Large 8vo. softcover. 266pp. colour illus. Fine.
Price: $15.00


Auguste Rodin Sculptures
Goldscheider, Ludwig. (selected by)
Book Number: 40579
ISBN: 0714814121
Phiadon 1970 4to. hardcover. 126pp. b/w illus. good, foxing and small stain to outer page edges. / good d/w.
Price: $25.00


Barbara Tribe: Sculptor.
McDonald, Patricia R. [Tribe, Barbara]
Book Number: 63343
ISBN: 9057035529
Craftsman House, Sydney 2000. Square 4to. hardcover. 160pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Near Fine, very light outline of tape marks on endpapers. / Fine d/w.
Price: $90.00


Rodin
Goldscheider, Ludwig. (selected by)
Book Number: 63345
ISBN: 0714835773
Phaidon 1999 4to. softcover. 126pp. b/w illus. Fine.
Price: $25.00


MichelAngelo. Sculptor.
Hodson, Rupert.
Book Number: 63346
ISBN: 0856675156
Philip Wilson Publishers, London 1999. 4to. softcover. 120pp. colour illus. Near Fine.
Price: $75.00


Masterpieces from Paris. Van Gogh, Gauguin, Cezanne & Beyond. Post-Impressionism from the Musee d'Orsay
Cogeval, Guy with Sylvie Patry, Stephane Guegan and Christine Dixon
Book Number: 63348
ISBN: 9780642334046
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, 2009. 4to. softcover. 296pp. colour illus. Fine.
Price: $18.00


The Oxford Companion to Western Art
Brigstocke, Hugh. (editor)
Book Number: 63349
ISBN: 0198662033
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2001. 4to. hardcover. 820pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Fine. / Fine d/w.
Price: $30.00


Baroque: Architecture Sculpture Painting
Toman, Rolf (editor)
Book Number: 63354
ISBN: 3895089176
Konemann, Koln, 1998. 4to. hardcover. 503pp. index, colour illus. Fine. / Fine d/w.
Price: $60.00


The Acrylics & Gouache Artist's Handbook
no author stated
Book Number: 63331
ISBN: 1904594174
Angus Books, London 2003. 8vo softcover 224pp colour illus. Fine.
Price: $25.00


Edie: An American Biography.
Stein, Jean
Book Number: 63223
ISBN: 1845950631
Pimlico, London, 2006. 8vo. softcover. 453pp. b/w illus. Very good, foxing to outer page edges.
Price: $14.00


Gaudi The Biography
Van Hensbergen, Gijs
Book Number: 63203
ISBN: 0002556243
HarperCollins 2001. 8vo. hardcover. 322pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Good+, page edges browned. / Good+ d/w with faded spine and tear on edge.
Price: $15.00


Gaudi Disenador / Gaudi Designer
Ribalta, Marta (ed.)
Book Number: 63204
ISBN: 847031100X
Editorial Blume, 1978. 8vo. softcover. 127pp. b/w illus. Good+, spine slanted.
Price: $15.00


Magritte (Hardcover)
Paquet, Marcel
Book Number: 63178
ISBN: 9783836531221
Taschen 2012. 4to. hardcover. 96pp. colour illus. Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $18.00


Primavera: The Restoration of Botticelli's Masterpiece
Baldini, Umberto
Book Number: 63160
ISBN: 0810923149
Harry N Abrams, New York 1986. 8vo. softcover. 116pp. index, colour illus. Very good+.
Price: $12.00


D. Meshulam Paintings 1960 - 1968
Meshulam, D.; Gamzu, (foreword) Daniel, Dr A.
Book Number: 63162
ISBN: 
Israel 1969. Oblong 8vo. hardcover. 152 portraits some tipped-in colour. Text in English and Hebrew.
Price: $250.00


The Molecular Gaze. Art in the Genetic Age
Anker, Suzanne & Nelkin, Dorothy
Book Number: 63015
ISBN: 0879696974
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, New York 2004. Large 8vo. hardcover. 216pp. index, colour illus. Near Fine. / Very good+ d/w lightly faded on edges.
Price: $25.00


A Fine Line A History of Australian Commercial Art.
Caban, Geoffrey.
Book Number: 7141
ISBN: 
Hale and Ironmonger. Sydney. 1983 4to. Hardcover. 166pp. Index. Colour & b/w illus. Near fine. / near fine d/w.
Price: $18.00


This Vital Flesh: The Sculpture Of Rayner Hoff And His School
Edwards, Deborah
Book Number: 62947
ISBN: 0734763018
Art Gallery of NSW 1999. 4to. softcover. 112pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good+.
Price: $75.00


Hundertwasser
Rand, Harry
Book Number: 62875
ISBN: 9783822834169
Taschen 2003 4to. hardcover. 150pp.colour & b/w illus. Very good+. / Fine d/w.
Price: $35.00


On Going to Bed
BURGESS, ANTHONY
Book Number: 3587
ISBN: 
Andre Deutsch London, 1982 illustrated in colour with bed-details from paintings of some of the great artists. 96pp. Small quarto. Cloth. Colour plates. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $10.00


Rodin & Michelangelo: A Study In Artistic Inspiration
Fergonzi, Flavio: Maria Mimata Lamberti: Rina Ragionieri & Christopher Riopelle (essays); Auguste Rodin (sculpture)
Book Number: 59328
ISBN: 8881580721
Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1997 8vo. softcover. 236pp. colour & b/w illus. Near Fine.
Price: $22.00


Tamarind: Homage to Lithography
Lieberman, William S.
Book Number: 62685
ISBN: 
Govett-Brewster Art Gallery 1973 Oblong 8vo. stapled wraps. 32pp. Very good, foxing to endpapers, small crease on cover corner.
Price: $25.00


Norman Rockwell: Illustrator
Guptill, Arthur L. [Norman Rockwell]
Book Number: 48369
ISBN: 070252130
Watson-Guptill New York 1971 4to. hardcover. 208pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good+, owner's name on fep. / Very good d/w.
Price: $18.00


Nikos Kypraios - A Decade.
Kypraios, Nikos
Book Number: 62625
ISBN: 0959346708
Hayle Mill, Australia 1981. 4to. hardcover. 112pp. b/w illus. tipped-in colour plates. Very good. / Very good d/w with tear at bottom of spine. Signed by author.Limited edition, copy 425/1000.
Price: $35.00


A Picture Book in Colour 1 and 2
Victoria and Albert Museum
Book Number: 1485
ISBN: 
London, Board of Education 1931 Two books containing colour reproductions from Victoria and Albert Museum. One book is reproduced in portrait the other is reproductions in oblong. They are both pocket books and in fair condition.
Price: $22.00


The Four Seasons
Higashiyama, Kaii
Book Number: 55622
ISBN: 
The Mainichi Newspapers, Tokyo 1974. Elephant Folio. hardcover in cloth covered clamshell box. 264pp. Tipped-in colour plates, some fold-out. Text in Japanese. Fine in very good box which is a little faded.
Price: $250.00



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