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Author: 23rd Edition Edited by Adrian Bury Editor Emeritus and editor of 14th Edition : Randall Davies , F.S.A. Issued only to Members
Publisher: (1) London, 1937, 1st edition thus, hardcover quarto without d/j, 75pp., B/W PHOTOGRAPHS of ARTWORKS throughout (2)London, 1945, 1st edition thus, hardcover quarto
Condition:Large mottled grey cloth-bound hardcover with gilt title to spine & black title to frcvr, some marks to spine & covers, rubbing to spine, corners & edges, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, foxing and age-toning to eprs, w/out dustjacket.
Description: B/W PHOTOGRAPHS of ARTWORKS throughout, & INDEX to Volumes I-XXII.
Two annual volumes giving records of the Society, many examples of the year's works, biographies in detail, Essays and Obituaries. List of members, quality paper and tissue-protection.
Author: REX and THEA RIENITS
Publisher: Angus and Robertson, Sydney, 1963, 1st ed., hardcover quarto with dj, 246pp., B/W (& a few COLOUR) ARTWORKS, patterned eprs, 8 Chapters, Bibliography & INDEX.
Condition:Lt brown cloth-bound hardcover with gilt (on black) title to spine, minimal edgewear, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, very slight foxing to top of outside page edges, in an unclipped GOOD DUSTJACKET with slight rubbing and edgewear.
Description: From the pirate Dampier & convicts such as Watling & Eyre to naval officers & Governors such as Hunter, King and Bligh; from professional artists like Parkinson and Westall (who sailed with Cook and Flinders respectively) to annonymous artists up to 1821.
Author: The Life by C. B. NEWLING - The Mission by NORMAN LINDSAY - The Pictures by JOHN FOUNTAIN Foreword by R. H. GODDARD
Publisher: Angus and Robertson, Sydney, 1951, First Edition, hardcover quarto without dj, 224 pages, COLOUR & B/W PHOTOS of ARTWORKS, Catalogue of Pictures, Index'es.
Condition:Beige cloth-bound h/c with gilt title to spine & HH to frcvr, rubbing to spine & corners with edges of fr.& back covers rubbed, no inscriptions, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, with colour frontispiece coming slightly loose to spine(all intact)
Description: Howard Hinton, Gallery trustee, shipping merchant, philanthropist and - above all - connoiseur, was one of the great men of our time, and Armidale Teachers' College, with its thousand-odd (donated) pictures, is there to prove it.
Author: COMPILED by Marilyn Jackson-Moody and Ian Moody both Dip. Design and Dip. Restoration and Conservation of Fine Art (UK).
Publisher: by Qualified Restorers of Fine Art, Hobart, 1975, FIRST EDITION, Limited Edition of 1000 (#251) , 54 pp., hardcover 8vo, b/w illustrations, Indexed list.
Condition:Crisp red cloth-bound softcover with bright gilt title to front cover, with slightly faded spine, STRAIGHT, TIGHT and CLEAN in GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions, errata page still intact.
Buying a Painting
Buying a Print
Buying a Watercolour
Buying an Oil
Abbreviations and a list of local TASMANIAN artists and values compiled of many years.
Author: PETER KNEEBONE
Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co., London, 1952, First Edition, hardcover oblong 8vo without dj, unpaginated, B/W HUMOROUS ILLUSTRATIONS throughout, slightly shook.
Condition:Illustrated h/c with title to frcvr, rubbing to spine, corners & edges, no inscriptions, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, has small bookshop sticker to inside frcvr, slight foxing to eprs & outside page edges, slight age-toning to page edges.
Description: Most of the drawings deal with a person looking for one person of the opposite sex - ie: 'Unconventional yg. woman sks. congenial ditto hiking holiday and poss. share cottage. Int. theatre. BM/----.' with the next two pages of a cartoon of the seeker.
Author: MAX WEGNER - Translated by Charlotte La Rue
Publisher: George Braziller, New York, 1961, originally pub. in German 1955, H/c quarto w/dj, 192pp., B/W+a few COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHS, Chronological Table & Table of Illustrations
Condition:Brown cloth-bound Hardcover with slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscrip., CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, slight foxing to eprs with slight age-toning to outside page edges, with a clipped fair-GOOD DUSTJACKET with a few small repairs & edgewear
Description: A stimulating and scholarly study of the art masterpieces of the Greeks, this book gives an illuminating account of the Greek world, its myths, its traditions, its artistic expression in all forms. The great epochs of Greek painting, ceramics, sculpture
Author: by FRANK HURLEY, with a foreword by Hurley : SPECIALITIES : AUSTRALIAN COLLECTABLE CLASSIC COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHY from 1948
Publisher: Angus and Robertson, Sydney, 1948,FIRST EDITION hardcover quarto with dj, 239pp., B/W & COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHS, green illust. with Map of Sydney and Its Resorts to eprs.
Condition:Green/Black cloth-bound hardcover with title to spine & frcvr with coat of arms to frcvr, slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, slight foxing to just a few eprs, in an unclipped GOOD DUSTJACKET with edgewear
Description: This collection of magnificent photographs makes a beautiful and compact record of the City and Port of Sydney, its surroundings and tributary districts.
It contains 26 colour plates and 180 monotone studies. Short articles by experts on each subject.
Author: LIONEL LINDSAY Preface to Second Editon by Douglas Dundas
Publisher: Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1968, Revised & Englarged Ed., 1st pub. 1920 hardcover oblong quarto w/Dj 33 pages of text & unpaginated for COLOUR & MONOCHROME PLATES
Condition:Textured brown cloth-bound hardcover with gilt title to spine, minimal edgewear, lt brown eprs, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, in an unclipped GOOD DUSTJACKET with slight edgewear.
Description: New colour plates, sepia drawings and pencil drawings have been added to this edition. Altogether there are 69 reproductions, of which 36 are in colour.
Apart from the art of one the finest colonial artist, a fascinating look at Martens and his times.