Australian Art Books
There are 123 books in this catalogue.
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.
Critic As Advocate: Selected Essays 1948-1988
Book Number: 35169
Melbourne ; New York Oxford Univ Pr 1989 8vo softcover 389pp index, b/w illus. Good, first few pages a littly wavy on bottom edge.
John Olsen: An Artist's Eye
Book Number: 62702
ABC Books, Sydney 2014. 8vo. hardcover. 516pp. index, colour illus. Very good, owner's inscription onhalf-title. / Very good d/w with light crease on top edge.
Nine Artist Potters
LITTLEMORE Alison, & Kraig Carlstrom
Book Number: 1116
(Sydney, 1973) profusely illus. in col. & b/w; sm. 4to, cloth. Very good in d/w
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. All plates present and fine.
ARTS OF THE DREAMING. AUSTRALIA'S LIVING HERITAGE
Book Number: 5713
Sydney, Lansdowne, (1994). Photography by Reg Morrison and contributing photographers. Large quarto, boards, fine in d/w, maps, colour illust. Profusely illustrated book that brings together the various aspects of Aboriginal art - body decoration, fibre craft, rock engraving and painting, bark painting, carving sculpture, etc. Excellent condition in same d/w.
Art in Australia.. A Quarterly Magazine Devoted to Art, Music, Literature and Architecture. Vol. 1. No. 2. New Series. May 1st 1922.
Smith, Ure. & Gellert, Leon. (eds)
Book Number: 23019
Sydney, Art in Australia / Ure Smith, 1922. 4to. softcover with pictorial onlay. colour & b/w illus, tipped-in frontis. good, cover edges chipped, very good inside, light foxing to endpapers, bottom corner has slight bend, small crease on corner of frontis.