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Australian Art and Artists

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1 1940-1965: The Heroic Years Of Australian Painting
Melbourne The Herald & Weekly Times Ltd 090917175 First Soft Cover Good+ No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
No date, "exhibition itinerary" dates cover 1977-1978. B&W and colour plates. Folded exhibition catalogue placed in. Contains biographical notes on featured painters. Excellent condition internally. Wraps coming away from pages at front gutter, but binding is still tight. Wraps with moderate edgewear, particularly at spine. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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2 Australian National Gallery: An Introduction
Canberra A.C.T Australian National Gallery 1982 0642888574 / 9780642888570 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
290 pp. Dustjacket, now protected in archival mylar, is not clipped. Light general to jacked, including a little discolouration. Light smudging to upper edge of text block, light yellowing to fore-edge. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Beginning: The first exhibition at Burrinja, 29 November 1998
3 Beginning: The first exhibition at Burrinja, 29 November 1998
Upwey Burrinja Fine Arts 1998 First Paperback Near Fine Quarto 
A little scuffing to lower edge of text block. All else as new. Gatefold flaps. Foreword by Jo Onus. Artists represented include Alex Nganjmirra, Barbara Weir, Ben Sisia, Billy Stockman, Clifford Possum, David Mowaljarlai, Djawida Nordjorle, Eva Nganjmirra, Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Ginger Riley, Hosea Linge, Jack Britten, Jonathan Kumintjara Brown, Lin Onus, Maggie Watson, Max Mansell, Maxie Tjampitjinpa, Mick Namarari, Nawakadj Nganjmirra, Paddy Jaminji, Queenie McKenzie, Ralph Nicholls, Robin Nganjmirra, Ronnie Tjampitjinpa, Rover Thomas, Warlimpirrnga Tjapaltjarri, Yala Yala Gibbs. 
Price: 60.00 AUD
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4 Filmmakers Co-operatives Catalogue of Independent Film 1975/6
North Melbourne Stockland Press 1976 0959839909 / 9780959839906 First Paperback, stapled Very Good Quarto 
117 pp. General and edgewear to illustrated covers. Very faint yellowing to page edges. Inrternally unmarked, uncreased, solidly bound. List of Australian independent films produced in 1975/76, with brief descriptions, some production details, occasional cast lists, and b/w stills from about half of the listings. Includes list of filmmakers and subject index. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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5 Great Australian Paintings from Melbourne Private Collections
Malvern, Victoria Deutscher Fine Art 1997 0908180314 / 9780908180318 First Very Good + Octavo 
64 pp. Extremely light wear to illustrated wrappers. Slight curl to front corners; a little scuffing to back cover. Internally as new. Colour throughout. A Fundraising Exhibition for Brainwave. Royal Children's Hospital -- Neuroscience Centre. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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6 Shapiro Auctioneers - Modern + Contemporary - 10-11 June 2003
Australia Shapiro Auctioneers 2003 First Soft Cover Near Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
141pp. Numerous Colour illustrations. Auction Catalogue (Sydney). Australian and International Art, Photography, Aboriginal Art etc. Very minor edgewear to wraps, otherwise fine. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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7 Sotheby's Fine Australian Paintings Melbourne Sunday, 24th July 1988
Sydney Sotheby's 1988 Paperback Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Catalogue. 429 artworks illustrated in colour and b/w.Very good except for some few inked notations (prices and ticks, chiefly). 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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8 The Goldfields Illustrated
Melbourne Lansdowne Press 1972 First Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall S.T. Gill 
106pp. Numerous full-page b&w illustrations. Some light yellowing to page margins internally. Page edges moderately yellowed and foxed. Boards with light general and edgewear. Dustjacket with some light general wear and edgewear (no tears). 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Sidney Nolan: such is life, Adams, Brian
9 Adams, Brian Sidney Nolan: such is life
Hawthorn Hutchinson 1987 0091573602 / 9780091573607 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Quarto 
275 pp. Extremely light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Light wear to lower board edges. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Colour plates; black-and-white illustrations throughout. Select Bibliography; Filmography; Theatre Design; Index. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Paddy Bedford: Walking the Line, Bedford, Paddy. Edited by Tony Oliver and Bala Starr
10 Bedford, Paddy. Edited by Tony Oliver and Bala Starr Paddy Bedford: Walking the Line
Kununurra Western Australia Jirrawun Arts 097514040X / 9780975140406 First Paperback As New Landscape Octavo 
87 pp. Colour reproductions of Bedford's artworks, accompanied by comments from critics, other artists, activists and other notables. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Drawn from the Heart: A Memoir, Brooks, Ron
11 Brooks, Ron Drawn from the Heart: A Memoir
Crows Nest NSW Allen & Unwin 2010 1742371558 / 9781742371559 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Large 0ctavo 
325 pp. Light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. A little scuffing to front cover of book. All else as new. Children's Book Council of Australia award sticker to front of dustjacket. Colour illustrations, from books Brooks has illustrated, throughout. "By turns fierce and tender, despairing and joyous, Drawn from the Heart is the story of a life lived intensely in search of truth, love and beauty. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Australian Gothic: The Life of Albert Tucker, Burke, Janine
12 Burke, Janine Australian Gothic: The Life of Albert Tucker
Milsons Point Random House Australia 2002 1740510925 / 9781740510929 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Octavo 
513 pp. Extremely light wear to upper edges of unclipped dustjacket. Lower corners of boards are slightly bumped. Faint yellowing to edges of text block and outer page margins. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white plates. End Notes; Select Bibliography; Index. "Burke's intimate understanding of her subject is consolidated by original research and her acute critique of Tucker's oeuvre." 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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13 Cootes, Aaron, and Greg Wilson My Brush with Depression: The Greg Wilson Story
Essendon, Vic Pennon Publishing 2005 187702963 First Paperback Good Octavo 
281 pp. General and edgwear to illustrated wraps (which are still shiny and bright). Spine creased, but binding is solid throughout. Edges of text block a little scuffed. One or two small corner creases to pages. Internally unmarked, unwrinkled and very bright. Gatefold flaps. Illustrated with colour photos and full-page (sometimes double-page) reproductions of some of Wilson's paintings. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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14 Dutton, Geoffrey On My Island
Melbourne F. W. Cheshire 1967 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall John Perceval 
42 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected in removable clear sleeve, is not clipped but has edgewear including discolouration, chipping and small closed tears. Black cloth boards a little bumped and worn at corners and extremities of backstrip. Shallow tear and a little smudging to ffep, otherwise internally clean and solidly bound. DW illustrated, front and back, with colour reproduction of Perceval's "Coastal Crab". Dutton's poetry for children (inspired by South Australia's Kangaroo Island) is accompanied by Perceval's b/w drawings. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Russell Drysdale: A Biographical and Critical Study, Dutton, Geoffrey
15 Dutton, Geoffrey Russell Drysdale: A Biographical and Critical Study
London and Sydney Angus & Robertson 1981 0207144303 / 9780207144301 Reprint Paperback Very Good Octavo 
214 pp. Extremely light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Previous owner's name inked to first page. Two or three small specks to first page. All else as new. 144 plates; 28 in colour. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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16 Dutton, Ninette Wildflower Journeys
South Melbourne Macmillan 1985 0333401204 / 9780333401200 First Cloth Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
162 pgs. Slight edgewear to unclipped DW, now protected. Wear to edges and corners of book. Internally clean, bright, unwrinkled, tightly bound. Diary of a 40,000-km trip around Australia to paint and draw wildflowers. Paintings, drawings, maps and photos. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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17 Dysart, Dinah (editor) Art and Australia Vol. 33 No. 2, Summer 1995
Sydney 1995 Paperback Very Good Large Octavo 
288 pp. Light edgewear; corners a little bumped. Spine uncreased; internally unmarked. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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18 Dysart, Dinah (editor) Art and Australia Vol. 34 No. 1, Spring 1996: Special Issue the Art of Collecting
Sydney 1995 Paperback Very Good Large Octavo 
140 pp. Very light general and edgewear. Corners a little curled. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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A Skilled Hand and Cultivated Mind: A Guide to the Architecture and Art of RMIT University, Edquist, Harriet, and Elizabeth Grierson
19 Edquist, Harriet, and Elizabeth Grierson A Skilled Hand and Cultivated Mind: A Guide to the Architecture and Art of RMIT University
Melbourne RMIT University Press 2008 1921166916 / 9781921166914 First Flexi Near Fine Octavo 
xiii, 265 pp. Corners very slightly curled; faint crease to lower front cover. Internally as new. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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20 Faigan, Julian Uncommon Australians: Towards an Australian Portrait Gallery
Sydney Art Exhibitions Australia Ltd 1992 1875460012 / 9781875460014 First Paperback Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
163 pp. Cover has creases at corners. Small dents to fore edge. Internally bright, clean and tightly bound. Exhibition catalogue. Includes errata slip ("As Mr Helmut Newton is 'not at all convinced that the portrait of Athol Shmith was taken by him, he declines to be credited as the photographer'..." "Exhibit No. 54, J. C. Williamson. The family of J. C. Williamson have expressed a view that the image is, in fact, not that of J.C. Williamson and is possibly that of Ernest C. Rolls....." 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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