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Image for Symbols of Australia.

Symbols of Australia.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Mimmo Cozzolino: 2000

Seller ID: 32674


20th anniversary edition. Introduced by Geoffrey Blainey and Phillip Adams. 4to. 192pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0646403095 ***Commercial art and advertising. View more info

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Oenpelli Bark Painting.

By: Aboriginal Arts Board.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sydney, Ure Smith: 1979

Seller ID: 35510


4to. 160pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Small name at head of front free endpaper obscured with black felt pen; otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0725405260 View more info

Image for The Flowering of the Pacific : being an account of Joseph Banks' travels in the South Seas and the story of his Florilegium.

The Flowering of the Pacific : being an account of Joseph Banks' travels in the South Seas and the story of his Florilegium.

By: ADAMS, Brian.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Sydney, Collins/British Museum (Natural History): 1986

Seller ID: 11179


Small 4to. 194pp, colour and b&w illus. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine a trifle faded). A very good clean copy. ISBN 0002174723 View more info

Image for Natural Curiosity : unseen art of the First Fleet.

Natural Curiosity : unseen art of the First Fleet.

By: ANEMAAT, Louise.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Sydney, New South: 2014

Seller ID: 32740


4to. 2546pp, lavishly illustrated in colour. Limp pictorial papered boards. Fine. (new). ISBN 1742234097 ***Numerous illustrations of Australian natural history, many unseen prior to 2011, by First Fleet artists such as Thomas Watling, John Doody and 'the Port Jackson painter'. View more info

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A Salute to Watercolour.

By: ANGUS, Max.

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Hobart, Blubber Head Press: 1996

Seller ID: 4384


1000 copies, signed by Max Angus. Square 4to. 132pp, 51 colour plates, pictorial endpapers. Blue cloth with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0908528280 ***The first part is a survey of the medium of watercolour, from its origins in Europe, through its flowering in England in the 18th & 19th centuries, to its role in the topographical recording of Australian colonies. The second part (to some extent autobiographical, with many examples of the author's own work), discusses the medium in modern Australia. View more info

Art in Australia : published six times a year. Third Series, no 48.

By: Art:

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sydney, Art in Australia: February1933

Seller ID: 7445


Edited by Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert. Large 4to. 66pp, 8 colour plates, numerous b/w illus. Original wrappers (minor wear at head and tail, spine lightly faded). Very good. ***British Contemporary Art - Forthcoming Exhibition llustrated, Charles Conder's Australian Work, The Late C.J.Brennan - an Appreciation, Christopher Perkins. View more info

Considering Art in Tasmania.

By: Art:

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, The Fine Arts Press: 1985

Seller ID: 27358


[60]pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine a little sunned). A very good clean copy. ***Comprises a reprint of pp 473-532 of Art and Australia, volume 22, no 4; with articles on the collections in the Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery, the State Library of Tasmania (special collections) and Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery; contemporary landscape art; John Skinner Prout; Benjamin Duterrau; Jack Carington Smith; George Davis, David Chapman & Anton Holner; craft in Tasmania; and the Tasmanian art scene. View more info

Painted Ships, Painted Oceans: Art and Artefacts from the Australian National Maritime Museum.

By: Australian National Maritime Museum.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, S H Ervin Gallery/National Trust Centre: 1990

Seller ID: 27751


Oblong. 20pp. Well illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Pictorial, stiff card stapled wrappers (slightly yellowed outer margins on wrapper only). Very good. ***Catalogue for an exhibition held 14 September -14 October, 1990. View more info

Image for Norman Lindsay Oil Paintings 1889-1969.

Norman Lindsay Oil Paintings 1889-1969.

By: BLOOMFIELD, Lin.

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: Bungendore NSW, Odana Editions: 2006

Seller ID: 35635


De Luxe edition: #5 of 500 for sale (another 50 reserved by the publisher), signed by Bloomfield and with a mounted colour photograph of the NL oil 'The Vanities'. Large 4to. 308pp, lavishly illustrated in colour and b&w. Full grey leather, lettered in gilt, with matching slipcase. Tiny pale brown smudge at foot of limitation statement page, otherwise a fine clean copy. ISBN 0908154534 View more info

Image for Norman Lindsay etchings : catalogue raisonne.

Norman Lindsay etchings : catalogue raisonne.

By: BLOOMFIELD, Lin.

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Sydney, Odana Editions / Josef Lebovic Galleries: 1999

Seller ID: 33952


Large 4to. 304pp, well illustrated. Pictorial papered boards. A very good to fine clean copy. ***Signed by Lin Bloomfield. ISBN 0908154461 *** An updated catalogue raisonne and a text (with some new material) condensed from the original definitive publication 'The Complete Etchings of Norman Lindsay' (same publisher, 1998). View more info

Image for Norman Lindsay Watercolours 1897-1969.

Norman Lindsay Watercolours 1897-1969.

By: BLOOMFIELD, Lin.

Price: $1,750.00

Publisher: Bungendore NSW, Odana Editions: 2003

Seller ID: 35634


De Luxe edition: #5 of 500 for sale (another 50 reserved by the publisher), signed by Bloomfield and with a mounted colour photograph of the NL watercolour 'The Presentation'. Large 4to. 312pp, lavishly illustrated in colour and b&w, notes and commentary on NL's artworks and techniques. Full grey leather, lettered in gilt, with matching slipcase. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0908154518 View more info

Image for The Complete Etchings of Norman Lindsay.

The Complete Etchings of Norman Lindsay.

By: BLOOMFIELD, Lin.

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Sydney, Odana Editions / Josef Lebovic Galleries: 1998

Seller ID: 35633


De Luxe edition: #5 of 500 for sale (another 50 reserved by the publisher), signed by Bloomfield and a grand-daughter of NL and with a hand-numbered (also #5) limited edition facsimile print of Lindsay's etching 'The Artist'. Loosely inserted is a Certificate of Authenticity (for the facsimile print) signed by Lin Bloomfield and [Jane?] Lindsay, a covering letter from the publisher explaining why Jane Lindsay has not signed the book as planned (illness; her daughter signed instead), and a bookmark. Large 4to. 480pp, lavishly illustrated. Full burgundy leather, lettered in gilt, with matching s... View more info

Image for The National Picture : the art of the Black War.

The National Picture : the art of the Black War.

By: BONYHADY, Tim & Greg Lehman.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Canberra, National Gallery of Australia: 2018

Seller ID: 35590


Square 4to. 254pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers with French flaps. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0642334765 View more info

Image for The Colonial Image : Australian painting 1800-1880.

The Colonial Image : Australian painting 1800-1880.

By: BONYHADY, Tim.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australian National Galler / Ellsyd Press: 1987

Seller ID: 12545


First edition. 4to. 112pp, 80 coloured plates. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine sunned). A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Haughton Forrest 1826-1925.

Haughton Forrest 1826-1925.

By: BROWN, George Deas.

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Malakoff: 1982

Seller ID: 7398


#234 of 1500 numbered copies (of which the first 150 were leather-bound and boxed). Large 4to. 184pp, 36 colour plates & other illustrations, lists of exhibitions and collections. Maroon leather-grained cloth with dustwrapper (a little slight surface rubbing). Light spotting on the top edges, otherwise clean and in very good condition. ISBN 0959274308 ***Signed by the author. View more info

Image for Australian Colonial Portraits.

Australian Colonial Portraits.

By: BUSCOMBE, Eve.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery: 1979

Seller ID: 7577


4to. 74pp, illustrated in b/w and colour, 4 facsimile pages (Thomas Bock's notes 'first sitting for a portrait'). Soft covers, extremities a trifle rubbed. Signed by the author. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Cazneaux : photographs by Harold Cazneaux 1878-1953. Selected and with an appreciation by Max Dupain.

Cazneaux : photographs by Harold Cazneaux 1878-1953. Selected and with an appreciation by Max Dupain.

By: Cazneaux : selected by Max Dupain.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Canberra, National Library of Australia: 1978

Seller ID: 29384


First edition. 4to. xvi, 85 black & white plates, 3pp notes on the plates. Deep green buckram with dustwrapper (slight discolouration from the lamination, which is just starting to peel along the top edge; now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. ISBN 0642991251 View more info

Image for Sidney Nolan : landscapes and legends. A Retrospective Exhibition 1937-1987.

Sidney Nolan : landscapes and legends. A Retrospective Exhibition 1937-1987.

By: CLARK, Jane, With an essay by Patrick McCaughey.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Sydney, International Cultural Corporation of Australia: 1987

Seller ID: 34034


4to. 176pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0642115397 View more info

Image for The Art of Apple Branding : Australian apple case labels and the industry since 1788.

The Art of Apple Branding : Australian apple case labels and the industry since 1788.

By: COWLES, Christopher & David Walker.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Hobart, Apples from Oz: 2005

Seller ID: 20438


Square 4to. 218pp, 64 colour plates on art paper, numerous other colour and b&w illustrations. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0646434209 ***Describes the growth of the industry and its way of life, with the focus being on the marketing of the product and in particular the use of case labels and other printed marketing material. Includes a 48-page illustrated 'Complete guide to Australian apple case labels' (in effect, a catalogue raisonné), biographies of label designers, and a list of the printers who produced the labels. A comprehensive cover... View more info

Image for Australian History 1901 to 2001 as seen through banknotes.

Australian History 1901 to 2001 as seen through banknotes.

By: DAUER, Edward & Joanne and John Pettit.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Fort Lauderdale FL, Authors: 2007

Seller ID: 31741


Large 4to. 352pp, lavishly illustrated in colour and b&w. Full art leather, gilt lettering and decorations, inset banknotes in colour on the upper board; with a matching illustrated slipcase. Fine. Inscribed by the authors. ISBN 0972846611 View more info

Image for The Diaries of Donald Friend : Volumes 1-3.

The Diaries of Donald Friend : Volumes 1-3.

By: Friend, Donald : edited by Anne Gray (1) and Paul Hetherington (2&3).

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Canberra, National Library of Australia: 2001-2003-2005.

Seller ID: 34059


8vo (but Vol 1 shorter than the others). 484, 712 & 710pp, illustrated with the artist's work in b&w (and, in Vol 3, colour). Synthetic cloth with dustwrappers. Fine clean copies. ISBN 0642107386 View more info

Image for Donald Friend.

Donald Friend.

By: Friend: HUGHES, Robert.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Sydney, Edwards and Shaw: 1965

Seller ID: 29595


Foreword by John Olsen. First edition. 120pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w, pictorial endpapers. Black cloth with dustwrapper (spine faded, a couple of short closed tears, now in protective sleeve). Slight bump to the top corners throughout. A good to very good clean copy. View more info

Masterpieces of the Australian War Memorial.

By: GRAY, Anne & Gavin Fry.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1982

Seller ID: 8024


4to. 144pp, well illus. Original cloth with dustwrapper (sunned spine). Related ephemera loosely inserted. Very good. View more info

Image for Les Blakebrough : ceramics.

Les Blakebrough : ceramics.

By: HOLMES, Jonathan.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sydney, Craftsman House: 2005

Seller ID: 35191


(Living Treasures: Masters of Australian Craft.) Small square 4to. 144pp, well illustrated in colour. Soft covers. A very good to fine clean copy. ISBN 0975730398 ***Published in conjunction with Object Gallery, for a touring exhibition. View more info

Australian Printmakers. Ray Arnold, Rod Ewins, Bea Maddock.

By: JOHANNES, Christa E. and Sue Backhouse.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery: 1990

Seller ID: 23281


Oblaong 4to. 44pp, black & white illustrations. Soft covers. Near fine. ISBN 0724638040 ***Catalogue of an exhibition at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart, 24 October - 9 December 1990, and at the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, Launceston, 19 December [1990] - 10 February 1991. View more info

Image for The Art of Captain Cook's Voyages, Volume One: The Voyage of the Endeavour, 1768-1771.

The Art of Captain Cook's Voyages, Volume One: The Voyage of the Endeavour, 1768-1771.

By: JOPPIEN, Rüdiger & Bernard Smith.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press / Australian Academy of the Humanities: 1985

Seller ID: 35818


Second impression. Folio. xvi, 247pp; 52 plates, descriptive inventory of collection, notes on the artists. With bibliography & index. Cloth with dustwrapper; now in protective sleeve. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for The Art of Captain Cook's Voyages, Volume Two: The Voyage of the Resolution and Adventure, 1772-1775.

The Art of Captain Cook's Voyages, Volume Two: The Voyage of the Resolution and Adventure, 1772-1775.

By: JOPPIEN, Rüdiger & Bernard Smith.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press / Australian Academy of the Humanities: 1985

Seller ID: 35819


Second impression. Folio. xiv, 274pp; 106 plates, notes on artists. With bibliography & index. Cloth with dustwrapper; now in protective sleeves. The front free endpaper is quite badly creased: evidently a fault in the binding process; otherwise a very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Charles Joseph La Trobe : landscapes and sketches.

Charles Joseph La Trobe : landscapes and sketches.

By: La Trobe:

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Melbourne, State Library of Victoria / Tarcoola Press / National Trust: 1999

Seller ID: 25328


Introduced by Dianne Reilly with notes by Victoria Hammond. #299 of 500 copies. Large square 4to; xviii, 342pp, 179 coloured plates, over 220 small plates in catalogue at rear. Full maroon leather, colour plate inlaid on upper board, with matching leather slipcase. Fine. ISBN 0958595917 ***The complete collection of plates from the previously unpublished sketchbooks held by the State Library of Victoria. La Trobe was Superintendent of the Port Phillip District and after its separation from NSW the first lieutenant-governor of the colony of Victoria. The sketches are from his extensive travel ... View more info

The Kangaroo in the Decorative Arts.

By: LANE, Terence.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, National Gallery of Victoria: 1979

Seller ID: 24361


4to. 36pp illustrated exhibition catalogue. Stapled in wrappers. Very good. ISBN 0724100636 View more info

Image for Norman Lindsay Etchings.

Norman Lindsay Etchings.

By: LINDSAY, Norman.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1982

Seller ID: 36005


4to. [20]pp, 100 plates. Decorated cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (extremities rubbed, spine faded and slightly chipped at head, now in protective sleeve. Edges a little yellowed. A good to very good clean copy in a good wrapper. ISBN 0207147167 View more info

AUSTRALIA'S NATIONAL COLLECTIONS.

By: LLOYD, Clem & Peter Sekuless.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sydney, Cassell: 1980

Seller ID: 5770


4to. 320pp, well illus in colour and b&w. Cloth with d/w. Very good. ***Survey of Australian public art galleries. View more info

Image for Joseph Lycett : convict artist.

Joseph Lycett : convict artist.

By: Lycett: McPHEE, John (ed).

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Sydney, Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales: 2006

Seller ID: 21161


Square 4to. 285pp, lavishly illustrated in colour. Case-bound in grey linen with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1876991216 ***A beautifully presented book which includes most of Lycett's known works, many published for the first time, and 'presents new interpretations and a new appreciation of this prolific but elusive figure of early Australian art'. [Please note that this is a very heavy book and will require additional postage.] View more info

Federation. Australian Art and Society 1901-2001.

By: McDONALD, John (Exhibition Curator).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canberra, National Gallery of Australia: 2000

Seller ID: 29106


4to. 263pp, well illustrated in colour. Soft covers. Very good. ISBN 064254123X ***Exhibition catalogue. View more info

Image for Art of Australia. Volume 1 : Exploration to Federation.

Art of Australia. Volume 1 : Exploration to Federation.

By: McDONALD, John.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Sydney, Macmillan: 2008

Seller ID: 33243


Thick 4to. 656pp, lavishly illustrated in colour. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1405038691 View more info

Image for Miniature Art of Australia : past and present.

Miniature Art of Australia : past and present.

By: Miniature Art:

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hobart, Australian Society of Miniature Art, Tasmania: 2000

Seller ID: 14839


#386 of 1000 copies. 4to. 160pp, well illustrated in colour. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. View more info

Image for An Australian Place : the Upper Hunter Valley.

An Australian Place : the Upper Hunter Valley.

By: MOORE, David (photograhs) & Rodney Hall (text).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sydney, Chapter & Verse: 1991

Seller ID: 34413


Square 4to. 88pp, colour and b&w photographs. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0947322078 View more info

Image for Sydney Harbour.

Sydney Harbour.

By: MOORE, David (photographs) & Rodney Hall (text).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Sydney, Chapter & Verse: 1993

Seller ID: 34414


Square 4to. 184pp, colour and b&w photographs. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ***Signed by David Moore, and with a hand-written card from him to the Tasmanian photographer Frank Bolt and some other related material loosely inserted. ISBN 0947322086 View more info

Image for Sidney Nolan.

Sidney Nolan.

By: Nolan, Sidney : by Kenneth Clark, Colin MacInnes and Bryan Robertson.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1961

Seller ID: 4236


First edition. Square 4to. 200pp, 119 plates (16 in colour, mounted). Cloth with dustwrapper (slight surface soiling, price-clipped). A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for The Crystal Desert : Antarctic photographs.

The Crystal Desert : Antarctic photographs.

By: PAGE, Charles J.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Queensland?, Author?: [2007]

Seller ID: 24430


Oblong 4to. 148pp, b&w images. Black cloth with dustwrapper (top edge a little rubbed). Very good to fine. ***Black & white images from documentary photographer Charles Page's visit to Antarctica in 1993 with the Australian Antarctic Division. A set of the photographs was donated to the Tasdmanian Museum & Art Gallery (whose director, Bill Bleathman, has written the Foreword). View more info

Image for Donald Friend 1915-1989: retrospective.

Donald Friend 1915-1989: retrospective.

By: PEARCE, Barry.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Art Gallery of NSW: 1990

Seller ID: 32368


With contributions by Lou Klepac, Hendrik Kolenberg, Amanada Beresford and John Thompson. Large 4to. 160pp, frontis portrait, 108 plates (mostly in colour), numerous b&w illustrations. Soft covers (spine faded). Edges a little soiled, most likely by the well-known Hobart painter whose signature is on the half-title, otherwise a goood clean copy. ISBN 0730569292 ***Compiled for the 1990 retrospective exhibition. View more info

Image for The Australian Watercolour Institute.

The Australian Watercolour Institute.

By: PINSON, Peter; Jean Campbell & Peter Laverty.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Sydney, Phillip Matthews: 2006

Seller ID: 34652


Large 4to. 192pp, well illustrated in colour. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0977553205 ***Loosely inserted is a 2007 letter advising the Tasmanian artist Max Angus of his election to the status of Honorary Life Member of the Institute, and a certifcate recording this. View more info

Image for Skinner Prout in Australia 1840-48.

Skinner Prout in Australia 1840-48.

By: PROUT: Brown, Tony & Hendrik Kolenberg.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery: 1986

Seller ID: 11392


4to. 80pp (including bibliography and main exhibitions, appendices on Prout’s portraits of Aborigines and Maoris, and Australian lithographs), 6 colour and 42 b&w plates. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***The only monograph on Prout in Australia, published for a 1987 touring exhibition. View more info

Image for The Small Treasures of a Lifetime : some early memories of Australian art and artists.

The Small Treasures of a Lifetime : some early memories of Australian art and artists.

By: REES, Lloyd.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Syd., Collins: 1984

Seller ID: 4248


Reprint. Small 4to. 162pp, 8 colour plates, b&w illustrations. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine slightly faded). A very good clean copy. ISBN 0002172909 View more info

Image for Gaston Renard. Fine and Rare Books. Major Collections of Antarctica / Australian Exploration and General Australiana / Australian Art Reference, Illustrated Books and Literature, including Children's Books.

Gaston Renard. Fine and Rare Books. Major Collections of Antarctica / Australian Exploration and General Australiana / Australian Art Reference, Illustrated Books and Literature, including Children's Books.

By: RENARD, Julien G.R. (compiled by).

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Gaston Renard Fine & Rare Books: 1994

Seller ID: 29620


To be sold at Auction by Leonard Joel, St Kilda, 15th, 16th & 17th November 1994. Three volumes. [I]: Antarctica (246pp). [II] Australian exploration, Pacific voyages and general Australiana (118pp). [III]: Art & literature (148pp). Each volume has the printed prices realised list. Some illustrations in each volume. Soft covers. A (very) few items have had their item numbers circled in pen, otherwise no annotation. A very good+ clean set. ***The first volume on Antarctic books is a major reference work. View more info

Fred Williams: a retrospective.

By: Rowan, Dana (ed).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian National Gallery: 1987

Seller ID: 23275


4tp. 60pp, illustrated in b&w. Stapled in wrappers. Very good. ***A checklist - of 417 items described and illustrated - prepared to accompany an exhibition of the same name, and James Mollison's book on the artist. View more info

Image for Drawing in Australia : drawings, water-colours, pastels and collages from the 1770s to the 1980s.

Drawing in Australia : drawings, water-colours, pastels and collages from the 1770s to the 1980s.

By: SAYERS, Andrew.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australian National Gallery / Oxford University Press: 1989

Seller ID: 32345


4to. xvi, 288pp. well illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth with dustwrapper (spine slightly faded). A very good clean copy. ISBN 0195549201 View more info

Landscape Art and the Blue Mountains : the artistical, historical, and environmental influences upon the landscape art of the Blue Mountains… with an introduction to the ways in which nature and art may be linked in painting.

By: SPIERS, Hugh.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sydney, Alternative Publ. Co.: 1981

Seller ID: 4252


Foreword by Manning Clark. Preface by John Olsen. 4to. 204pp, 150 illustrations, many in colour, plus maps and diagrams. Original cloth with dustwrapper. Very good. View more info

Image for That Odd Mr Sprod: cartoons by George Napier Sprod.

That Odd Mr Sprod: cartoons by George Napier Sprod.

By: Sprod, Dan.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Sprod family: 2009

Seller ID: 26969


Oblong 4to. 108pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0646518704 ***Adelaide-born George Sprod (1919-2003) began his cartooning career in Changi Prison during WW2 - the Australian War Memorial holds copies of 'Smoke-oh' the camp magazine which he edited and illustrated - and subsequently worked as a cartoonist and illustrator in Australia and England (1949-69), where he was a frequent presence in Punch magazine. View more info

Image for When I Survey the Wondrous Cross. Sydney's King's Cross ancient and modern.

When I Survey the Wondrous Cross. Sydney's King's Cross ancient and modern.

By: SPROD, George.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Quincunx Press: 1989

Seller ID: 25197


Large 8vo. 82pp, well illustrated with cartoons by Sprod. ISBN 073165661X ***South Australian by birth, sometime resident of Changi Prison Camp and a 'tolier in the vineyards of Fleet Street' - he was a regular contributor to 'Punch' and illustrated many books - for twenty years, the cartoonist Sprod lived in King's Cross for over 30 years. View more info

The Australian Journal of William Strutt, A.R.A. 1850-1862.

By: STRUTT, William.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Sydney, Privately printed: 1958

Seller ID: 14390


Edited with and Introduction, Notes and Commentary by George Mackaness. 2 parts. (Australian Historical Monographs, No. XXXVIII.) 135 numbered copies for sale, plus 15 for presentation, signed by Mackaness. These are nos 22 and 2 respectively, both with an additional inscription from GM to Ian McLaren. 47pp, 5 illus & 42pp, 5 illus. Stiff grey yapp-edged wrappers, as issued, slightly rubbed. Very good. View more info