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There are 403 books in this catalogue.
Carra,Massimo:  Ivories Of The West
Book Number: 897
Hamlyn Feltham 1970 71 Plates in full colour. VG Nearly Fine in dust jacket.
Keywords: carving, European, Djebel-el-Arak, Crete, snake goddess, Early Christian, Byzantine, Cologne
Price: $20.00

Book Number: 1029
Lausanne: Edita, 1965. 4to. 189 pp., over 100 illus., most in color. Square folio, cloth, Very good condition with good d/w.
Keywords: India art painting caves sacred secular
Price: $55.00

Diehl, Gaston:  Picasso.
Book Number: 1184
 4to. hardcover. Very good condition, owner's name on fep. in good d/w with small piece missing from rear edge. 75 colour and b&w plates. 89pp. plus bilbliography. Uffici Press, Milan.
Keywords: art picasso modern cubist
Price: $10.00

McInerney, Sally illust. Salavatore Zofrea:  The Journeyman, A Story of Migrant Life
Book Number: 1189
 Introduction by David Malouf. `In this series of 2O woodcuts, Salvatore Zofrea records the lives of his parents. 1992, Sydney, Pan Macmillan
Keywords: art woodcuts
Price: $20.00

Japan:  Exhibition Of Contemporary Nihonga By Leading Japanese Artists
Book Number: 1387
International Culture 1977 White Wraps. Plates from the exhibition, as well as Biographies on the artists, and letters from japanese and australian ministers.
Keywords: Japanese art, Ikeda Yohson,
Price: $15.00

Grigorieva Novoselskaya, Kuznetsov, Kantor-Gukovskaya, Nemirovskaya, Zhukova:  Hermitage and Treiakov Master Drawings and Watercolours
Book Number: 1480
Australian Gallery Directors 1978 Wraps. Illustrated throughout. Catalogue from exhibition held in 1978 -9 in Sydney and Melbourne as part of Cultural Exchange. Very good copy.
Keywords: Art, Exhibition, catalouge, Russia, Soviet Union
Price: $18.00

Victoria and Albert Museum:  A Picture Book in Colour 1 and 2
Book Number: 1485
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.
Keywords: Victoria and Albert Museum
Price: $22.00

Wright, Christopher.:  The Dutch Painters: 100 Seventeenth Century Masters.
Book Number: 1508
London. Orbis Publishing. 1978. Good copy with slightly foxed endpages. 295x235mm, 162 ills (134 colour). Cloth
Keywords: holland, dutch, art, european.
Price: $15.00

Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri de.:  Unpublished Correspondence of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec:
Book Number: 1578
[London]: Phaidon, [1969] Edited by Lucien Goldschmidt and Herbert Schimmel, With an Introduction and Notes by Jean Adhemar and Theodore Reff. . 8vo: 320 pages. 56 reproductions. Jacket, fine throughout. First edition.
Keywords: 273 letters by and about Lautrec written to his Family and Friends in the Collection of Herbert Schimmel;
Price: $25.00

Bann, Stephen:  Experimental Painting: Construction, Abstraction, Destruction, Reduction
Book Number: 1807
New York: Universe Books, [1970]. 8vo. hardcover. Very good copy in poor torn d/w. 144pp. Black and white and color plates.,
Keywords: Art Essays Joost Baljeu Jasper Johns James Rosenquist Bernard Lassus Gustav Metzger Ment
Price: $20.00

BARTENEV, IGOR. ed.:  Modern Lithuanian Stained Glass.
Book Number: 2071
Leningrad: Aurora Art Publishers, 1979. : ; 1st edn. 4to. Cloth spine over pictorial boards.. Good. Profusely Ill. in colour with bookplates and cuts throughout. 166pp. Compiled and introduced by Liudvika Ramanauskaite. Photographs by Juozas Polis.
Keywords: Art Stained Glass
Price: $25.00

Bond Corporation:  Irises and Five Masterpieces
Book Number: 2163
Australia, Bond Corporation, 1989. Soft Cover, Very Good, Approx. Exhibition catalog; 6 color plates plus text discussing each artist and painting.
Keywords: Art and Architecture Van Gogh Manet Sisley Toulouse-Lautrec Pissarro Gauguin
Price: $6.00

Counihan, Noel::  Caricatures
Book Number: 2352
Hutchinson of Australia 1st edition 1985 Folio hc/dw Black and white drawings. Dw design and introduction by Vane Lindesay. Very good+. A tribute to Counihan's portrait caricature, of which he is an acknowledged master in Australia and overseas. Includes over 80 caricatures over a 50 year period from 1934. Art
Keywords: art
Price: $18.00

Gaunt, William::  Court Painting in England from Tudor to Victorian times.
Book Number: 2604
London: Constable, 1980. First Edition Excellent copy in new condition, with same d/w. Illustrated throughout with colour and b&w illustrations on every page accompanied by historical text. Index.
Keywords: royal family, art, artists
Price: $12.00

Kinsman, Jane et al::  Paris in the Late 19th Century.
Book Number: 2645
National Gallery of Australia Canberra 1996 Folio card covers colour reproductions of art works. Very good. Produced to accompany the exhibition that was held at the National Gallery of Australia and the Queensland Art Gallery in 1996/97. The 12 essays cover such subjects as the Pastorals, exiles such as Gaugin, symbolism and decorative arts, all of which are represented in the eshibition. Also includes a list of the works in the exhibition, and details of the works illustrating the catalogue. Art
Keywords: exhibition, art, australia
Price: $18.00

A.W. Browne:  Ho To Draw for the Papers
Book Number: 2893
Pearson 1925 Green cloth, black stamping. Pages browning. A Guide for the Young Artist. Illustrations by author. Index. 128pp.
Keywords: newspapers, artist, technique
Price: $15.00

Boydell, J.:  The Boydell Shakespeare Prints
Book Number: 2903
Arno Press 1979 Excellent copy, Morone leather, very good d/w.
Keywords: lost art
Price: $25.00

Book Number: 3214
New York Watson-Guptill, New York, 1971 second printing, 128 pp, 20 four-colour and 32 two-colour reproductions, 327 x 257, Very good in fair dustwrapper.
Keywords: art painting watercolour drawings
Price: $30.00

American Artists Group Monograph Number 5:  Waldo Peirce
Book Number: 3311
AAG 1945 small, cloth spine, covers rubbed. Inside copy excellent. Reproductions of artists work, with biography.
Keywords: art biography
Price: $8.00

H. E. Bates:  Down the River
Book Number: 3363
Gollancz 1968 reissue Large 8vo. hardcover. Blue cloth. Very good, some tape marks on endpapers. / Fair, torn d/w. With eighty-three illustrations reproduced from wood-engravings by Agnes Miller Parker.
Keywords: wood engravings
Price: $20.00

HAWLEY, H.:  Faberge and His Contemporaries - The India Early Minshall collection of the Cleveland museum of Art
Book Number: 3442
The Cleveland Museum of Art, 1967 141pp, 7 tipped in colour plates and numerous b&w plates. This book is a catalogue of the India Early
Keywords: Minshall Collection at the Cleveland Museum of Art and includes items by other St. Petersburg Makers and Faberge's Moscow Branch.
Price: $18.00

Book Number: 3536
London: Folio Society, 1970 third reprint. Decorated cloth hardcover. 351pp. Plus 17 full page plates. Near fine.
Keywords: sculpture italian cellini
Price: $20.00

BURGESS, ANTHONY:  On Going to Bed
Book Number: 3587
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.
Keywords: Exploration of beds, bed accessories and 'bed-lore'
Price: $10.00

BLISS (Douglas Percy):  The Devil in Scotland, being four great Scottish stories of diablerie along with an introductory essay and thirty-nine original wood engravings
Book Number: 3679
London: Alexander Maclehose, 1934 8vo hardcover, rough cut pages. [vi]+108pp. 39 original wood engravings by Bliss, Bliss's vibrant wood-engravings provide darkly and amusing set of illustrations. Very good, light foxing, spine ends chipped, owner's inscription on fep.
Keywords: Burns Tam O'Shanter, Scott Wandering Willie's Tale, and Stevenson Thrawn Janet and The Tale of Tod Lapraik, preceded by an essay: The Devil and his Folk in Scottish Life and Literature.
Price: $30.00

Breckon, Brett:  An Introduction to Airbrushing and Photo Retouching.
Book Number: 4045
 Sydney: Sandstone Books. 1995 hardcover. Pictorial Laminated Boards.4to. 128pp. Index. Colour illus. Throughout. Near fine/very good d/w.
Keywords: Airbrushing and Photo Retouching art design painting
Price: $15.00

Book Number: 4229
Perth, Artlook, 1980 Small quarto, pict. laminated stiffened wrappers, illust., pp. 77. Printed on art paper. Signed by Bortignon, and po inscription.
Keywords: Art from Papua New Guinea, Hawaii, Borneo, Indonesia, India, Africa,
Price: $12.00

Keller, Ila:  Batik - The Art and Craft
Book Number: 4247
Charles E. Tuttle Company. Japan. 1971 oblong 8vo. Hardcover. 75pp. Colour & b/w illus. Very good/very good clipped d/w.
Keywords: Batik - The Art and Craft design clothing
Price: $10.00

Duncan, David Douglas:  Magic Worlds of Fantasy
Book Number: 4402
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1978 New York First edition [stated] small 4to. Cloth hardcover. 111pp. Index. Colour & b/w illus. Very good+, light foxing to endpapers. / very good+ d/w with light foxing inside flaps.
Keywords: Duncan, David Douglas Magic Worlds of Fantasy art images from outer space postage stamps pablo piccasso renoir
Price: $20.00

Larkin, David (devised); Text by Sarah Teale:  Giants
Book Number: 4407
New York, Harry N Abrams, Inc, 1979, 4to.hardcover.191pp. Illustrated endpapers. Illustrated in colour & b/w by Julek Heller, Carolyn Scrace and Juan Wijngaard. Very good, light soiling to bottom cover edge, previous owner's signiture on fl. / very good d/w.
Keywords: giants fantasy folklore art paintings drawings pictures myths legends lore
Price: $25.00

Honey, Ennis:  The Art of Violet Somerset: Australian Singer and Artist Teacher.
Book Number: 4436
Self published Sydney 1985 8vo. Softcover. 67pp. + index. B/w illus. Near fine copy.
Keywords: australian singer music somerset biography concert
Price: $6.00

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