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Book Id: 16sap01400

Price: $14.80

Title: Renoir MASTER IMPRESSIONIST - Eunos Presents : Art Exhibition at Queensland Art Gallery

Author: JOHN HOUSE - Foreword by Michael Darling - Introduction by Doug Hill

Publisher: Art Exhibitions Australia, Sydney, 1994, First Edition, hardcover quarto with d/j, 152pages, COLOUR & B/W ARTWORKS throughout, Chronology, Bibliography & INDEX.

Condition:Illustrated hardcover with title to spine & frcvr, minimal edgewear, red endpapers, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION in an unclipped GOOD DUSTJACKET with slight edgewear.

Description: Over 50 fine quality colour plates of paintings exhibited in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne between July 1994 and January 1995.

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Book Id: 16sap01381

Price: $Not for sale

Title: PORTRAIT of SYDNEY by Cedric Emanuel 1978, Revised EDITION, Very Large Hardcover line illustrations of Sydney's History

Author: Drawings and notes by Emanuel Cedric (illustrator), originally published unrevised 1971. One Hundred and Thirty-Five rawings in black & white.

Publisher: pub. by Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1978, Revised & updated EDITION, Hard Cover. 4to. unpaginated and illustrated with detailed line drawings.

Condition:Book Condition: Crisp ochre cloth-bound hardcover with gilt title to spine & front cover, in Very Good Condition, without inscriptions, in a GOOD Dust Jacket very slightly edgeworn

Description: This book is an outstanding reflection by a sensitive artist of one of the great cities of the world, with drawings made mostly in the early morning light. Emanuel shows the old city and the new, the stone steps of Woolloomooloo, the Argyle Cut etc.

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Book Id: 16sap01380

Price: $28.60

Title: ART of ANTON HOLZNER PAINTINGS...text by Hendrick Kolenberg 1988 FIRST EDITION with Colour Plates - Tasmanian Artists

Author: Hendrik Kolenberg SCARCE TITLE, Australian Art, Tasmanian Art.

Publisher: Anton Holzner on the occasion of the exhibition February 1988, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart, FIRST EDITION, 1988

Condition:Crisp green cloth-bound hardcover, STRAIGHT TIGHT & CLEAN in GOOD CONDITION in an unclipped Dj. This copy has the stamp of the S H Ervin Gallery in Sydney to the front endpaper and a accession sticker to the spine of the dj. The book is otherwise GOOD.

Description: This book gathers together a number of Holzner's finest paintings from over 20 years (1965-87)He chose these works for his own retrospective to reflect his commitment "to nature and the universe [and] to articulate an image of timelessness"

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Book Id: 16sap01378

Price: $24.80

Title: MATISSE - Singapore Airlines Edition Exhibition Catalogue 1995

Author: Edited by Caroline Turner and Roger Benjamin - Essays from various people

Publisher: Queensland Art Gallery, South Brisbane, 1995, Exhibition March to September 1995, softcover quarto, 303pages, COLOUR & B/W PHOTOS throughout, Sections & Index.

Condition:Illustrated stiff-board softcovers with title to spine & frcvr, slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION.

Description: While Matisse considered himself above all a painter, he was also a sculptor, printmaker, illustrator of books, designer and inventor of a new art form - the cut-out, compositions of cut and pasted paper synthesising colour, drawing and sculpture.

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Book Id: 16sap01377

Price: $22.40

Title: FRANCIS LYMBURNER - Australian Artist 1916-1972 - RETROSPECTIVE

Author: Hendrik Kolenberg & Barry Pearce with essays by Barry Humphries, Bernard Smith and Murray Sayle - Foreword by Edmund Capon Director AGNSW

Publisher: Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1992, softcover quarto, 112pp., COLOUR & B/W PHOTOGRAPHS & ILLUSTRATIONS throughout, Bibliography & Index of Lenders.

Condition:Illustrated softcover with title to spine & frcvr, slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION.

Description: To compare Lymburner to Donald Friend's style is generally thought. During the 1940s, Sydney's art scene accepted Lymburner's youthful work with open arms, although he was spurned later.

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Book Id: 16sap01364

Price: $$15.80

Title: ART and AUSTRALIA December 1967 Vol. 5 No. 2 - ART QUARTERLY Magazine a Ure Smith Publication,Lloyd Rees,Aldridge & more

Author: Editor Mervyn Horton, with a large Advisory Panel including James Gleeson, Kim Bonython and John Olson.

Publisher: Ure Smith, Sydney, December 1967, Vol 5 No. 2, softcover magazine-sized quarto without dj, 77 pp.., illustrated in colour and b/w.

Condition:Crisp card-bound softcover with titles to spine, STRAIGHT & TIGHT, in GOOD CONDITION with slight rubbing to cover and a frayed spine at the base.

Description: Elliot Aldridge,James Gleeson, Nicholson Museum,Lloyd Rees, Stage Designers, St Matthews Church Windsor and much more. WE HAVE MANY MORE editions of ART & AUSTRALIA from the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s & 2000s - PLEASE CONTACT US for as yet unlisted editions.

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Book Id: 16sap01363

Price: $15.40

Title: ART and AUSTRALIA September 1966 Vol. 4 No. 2 - ART QUARTERLY Magazine a Ure Smith Publication, VASSILIEFF, BELL & more

Author: Editor Mervyn Horton, with a large Advisory Panel including James Gleeson, Kim Bonython and John Olson.

Publisher: Ure Smith, Sydney, September 1966, Vol 4 No. 2, softcover magazine-sized quarto without dj, 75 pp., illustrated in colour and b/w.

Condition:Crisp card-bound softcover with titles to spine, STRAIGHT & TIGHT, in GOOD CONDITION with slight rubbing to cover and a frayed spine at the base. Parramatta High School stamp to prelim.

Description: Danila Vassilieff, George Bell Studio, Melanesia, Australian Exhibition in Europe, Carnegie Collection, and much more. WE HAVE MANY MORE editions of ART & AUSTRALIA from the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s & 2000s - PLEASE CONTACT US for as yet unlisted editions.

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Book Id: 16sap01360

Price: $38.90

Title: RUGS & CARPETS of the WORLD - Oriental - African - European - North American

Author: Edited by Ian Bennett

Publisher: Ferndale Editions, London 1981, 1st pub.1978, hardcover Folio with dj, 352pages, COLOUR & B/W PHOTOGRAPHS &2 Maps throughout, 6 Parts, Glossary, Bibliography & INDEX

Condition:Red cloth-bound hardcover with bright gilt title to spine, slight rubbing to spine, no inscriptions, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, in a clipped GOOD DUSTJACKET with small tear to base spine, slight rubbing & edgewear.

Description: This is a complete guide to the major rug making areas of the world. It discusses the history of the craft in all the major centres of production, gives an area by area account of all the main types & also describes the carpet market with hints on buying

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