Keyword:art australian art colonial art tasmania

Sort

Showing 1-10 of 10

Image for The Enigmatic Mr Strange. Creating a Past : the life and art of Frederick Strange c1807-1873.

The Enigmatic Mr Strange. Creating a Past : the life and art of Frederick Strange c1807-1873.

By: ADKINS, Yvonne.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Launceston, Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery: 2017

Seller ID: 35316


Oblong small 4to. 92pp, well illustrated in colour. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0975802631 ***Produced to accompany the first exhibition of the convict landscape and portrait painter's work. View more info

Image for Simpkinson de Wesselow : landscape painter in Van Diemen's Land and the Port Phillip District, 1844-1848.

Simpkinson de Wesselow : landscape painter in Van Diemen's Land and the Port Phillip District, 1844-1848.

By: ANGUS, Max

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Hobart, Blubber Head Press: 1984

Seller ID: 4385


#561 of 1000 numbered copies, signed by the author. Square 4to. 192pp, 61 full-page colour plates (one a folding panorama) and full illustrated catalogue of the artist's 217 known works (small b&w images). Blue cloth, gilt device on the upper board, with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0908528132 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

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 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 The Engravers of Van Diemen's Land.

The Engravers of Van Diemen's Land.

By: CRAIG, Clifford.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Historical Research Association: 1961

Seller ID: 17102


#648 of 1000 numbered copies, signed by the author. Small 4to. 172pp, frontis, 43 plates. Pictorial cloth (as issued, without dustwrapper). Owner's name, twice, otherwise a very good clean copy. 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 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

Edward Murphy, 99th Regiment: soldier, artist, 1823-1871.

By: SCHAFFER, Irene

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Historical Research Association Papers & Proceedings: September,1986

Seller ID: 31351


in THRAPP 33/3, pp103-9, full-page illustration. Stapled in stiff wrappers, as issued. ***Murphy arrived in the Australian colonies in 1842, serving in NSW, Port Phillip and VDL. His art work came to notice in the mid-1850s: eight examples have been identified, including one of the 1857 Hobart Town Regatta. He later left the military but stayed in the colonies, moving to Victoria and establishing a signwriting and plastering business. View more info