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Image for Wildbird Dreaming.  Aboriginal Art from the Central Deserts of Australia

Wildbird Dreaming. Aboriginal Art from the Central Deserts of Australia

By: Amadio, Nadine & Kimber, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Greenhouse Publications: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID106108

ISBN: 0864361084


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy.. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 144 pages These moving and powerful paintings from the Aboriginal artists of the Central Desert of Australia, known collectively as the Papunya School, speak strongly of the still living mythology of the desert Aborigines and their deep involvement with their traditional territories. View more info

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Papunya Tula: Art of the Western Desert

By: Bardon,Geoffrey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adelaide, JB Books: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID309545

ISBN: 0958699860


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 140 pages Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. View more info

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Modern Australian Aboriginal Art

By: Battarbee, Rex

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID304604


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with colour plates and black & white photographs. 55 pages + 21 plates Rex Battarbee was Albert Namatjira's teacher. Here he tells the story of discovering Albert's talent and of his teaching him European techniques. Also looks at the work of other Indigenous artists such as the Pareroultja family, Henoch Raberaba, other members of the Namatjira family etc. View more info

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NAMATJIRA Wanderer Between Two Worlds

By: Batty, Joyce

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hodder & Stoughton: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID258022


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 158 pages View more info

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Namatjira Wanderer Between Two Worlds (Signed by Author)

By: Batty, Joyce

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Seal Books, Rigby: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID297210

ISBN: 0727000446


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Signed by author ' I inscribe my name with best wishes, Joyce D Batty December 1977'. 158 pages With a Foreword by Sir Paul Hasluck. View more info

Image for Pictures, Patterns & Objects. Rock-Art of the Torres Strait Islands, Northeastern Australia

Pictures, Patterns & Objects. Rock-Art of the Torres Strait Islands, Northeastern Australia

By: Brady, Liam M.

Price: $94.95

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID260675

ISBN: 1921875062


Small Quarto Size. MINT - a NEW copy. Colour plates and photographs. Black & white maps. 497 pages Positioned at one of anthropology's most significant boundaries, the Torres Strait Islands and their indigenous inhabitants have fascinated scientists for well over a century. Pictures, Patterns, and Objects explores the rich yet relatively unknown rock-art of the area to investigate Islander artistic expression as an indicator of social interaction. This richly illustrated study employs digital technology to recover rapidly fading rock paintings. Liam M. Brady outlines how Islander and Aborigin... View more info

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Dreampower: Art Of Contemporary Aboriginal Australia

By: Cossey, David

Price: $22.00

Publisher: North Adelaide, Museum Art International Pty Ltd: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID281988

ISBN: 0646319299


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with colour reproductions. Text in Indonesian and English. Translation by A. Budiharto. 32 pages A travelling exhibition presented by Gallerie Australis. Displayed in Adelaide, Bali, Yogyakarta and Jarkarta. View more info

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Aboriginal Bark Paintings

By: Edwards, Robert & Guerin, Bruce

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID230916

ISBN: 0851790399


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Colour photographs. unpaginated. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. View more info

Image for Ian W. Abdulla Elvis Has Entered the Building

Ian W. Abdulla Elvis Has Entered the Building

By: Fox, Stephen & Maughan, Janet

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID284278

ISBN: 1862546185


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. MINT copy in like Dustjacket. A New Copy. Dustjacket protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour reproductions. 103 pages Ian W Abdulla [1947-2011] was one of Australia's most distinctive and appealing contemporary artists. This book takes you on a journey into the world of the artist as he grew up along the River Murray. You'll find it enchanting and provocative. View more info

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Dollar Dreaming. Inside the Aboriginal Art World

By: Genocchio, Benjamin

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hardie Grant Books: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID309300

ISBN: 1740666097


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Endpaper maps. 232 pages Explores how Aboriginal art has become the newly minted coin in the international art market. View more info

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Yirawala Artist and Man

By: Holmes, Sandra le Brun

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Jacaranda Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID142884

ISBN: 0701605820


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ has sunned spine [& adjacent area] and is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Also illustrated with colour reproductions. 92 pages View more info

Image for Australia's Living Heritage: Arts of the Dreaming

Australia's Living Heritage: Arts of the Dreaming

By: Isaacs, Jennifer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Lansdowne Press: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297268

ISBN: 0701814977


Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour photographs by Reg Morrison and others. Previous owner's details to front free end pape (neat label). 27 2pages. View more info

Image for Desart Aboriginal art and craft centres of Central Australia

Desart Aboriginal art and craft centres of Central Australia

By: James, Diana

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Alice Springs, DESART: 1993

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID309734


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with colour photographs by Barry Skipsey. Colour map. Introduction by Paul Keating. 45 pages Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. View more info

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Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri

By: Johnson, Vivien Dr.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Art Gallery of South Australia: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID252605

ISBN: 0730830535


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good copy. Laminated pictorial boards. Illustrated with colour reproductions and photographs. 256 pages Touring exhibition from October 2003 - October 2004. View more info

Image for Dennis Nona and Alick Tipoti : Gaigai Ika Woeybadh Yatharewmka Legends through Patterns from the Past

Dennis Nona and Alick Tipoti : Gaigai Ika Woeybadh Yatharewmka Legends through Patterns from the Past

By: Kershaw, Di (Exhibition Curator)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Darlinghurst, The Australian Art Print Network: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299518

ISBN: 0957968612


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good+ condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs - including several fold-outs. 125 pages The beautifully produced catalogue of the works of these two Torres Strait Islander artists which accompanied their New York exhibition at the Robert Steele Gallery in 2009. View more info

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The Art of Albert Namatjira [Signed]

By: Mountford, C.P.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Bread and Cheese Club: 1955

Edition: 8th Edition

Seller ID: ID254579


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some small loss to top of spine & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Boards are a little age-toned at edges. Illustrated with colour reproductions. Signed by C.P. Mountford. 79 pages. One of Australia's most noted anthropologists examines the life and art of Namatjira. View more info

Image for Aboriginal Cave Paintings and Rock Markings at Ingaladdi rock shelter, Willeroo NT [contained in] Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 4, 1968

Aboriginal Cave Paintings and Rock Markings at Ingaladdi rock shelter, Willeroo NT [contained in] Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 4, 1968

By: Mountford, Charles and Brandl , Erhard J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australian Museum: 1968

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID308779


Small Quarto Size. Very Good copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. . 14 pages Also contains articles on Stone implements from South Australia; Archaeological campsite at Hallett Cove; Rock engravings from Western Central Australia; Frog Fauna; Stone artefacts from prehistoric Western Papua - and more. View more info

Image for Art.  History.  Place.

Art. History. Place.

By: Nicholls, Christine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Working Title Press: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID296294

ISBN: 1876288434


Square Small Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Card Covers. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. 40 pages In this book Christine Nicholls, looks at the astonishing diversity and visual power of Indigenous art today and explores the traditions and influences that have shaped itsw development. View more info

Image for Images in Ochre. The Art and Craft of the Kunwinjku

Images in Ochre. The Art and Craft of the Kunwinjku

By: Parker, Adrian

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Kangaroo Press: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID133087

ISBN: 0864178921


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Signed by the author. 96 pages View more info

Image for Rock Art and Posterity.  Conserving, Managing and Recording Rock Art

Rock Art and Posterity. Conserving, Managing and Recording Rock Art

By: Pearson, Colin [Editor]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Archaeological Publications: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID266273

ISBN: 064603751X


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good+ condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 154 pages Contents include topics such as Site Management, Conservation of Indian Rock Art, Removal of Recent Overpaint, Chemistry of Deterioration and much more. View more info