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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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Aboriginal Art of the Western Desert

By: Bardon, Geoff

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID274348

ISBN: 0727008110


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine lightly faded. Colour reproductions and black & white daigrams. 71 pages Presents twenty-four of the best paintings by twenty leading Papunya artists. Each work is reproduced in colour and has a diagram pointing out salient features along with short biographies of the artists, often with a photograph. 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

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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Aboriginal Art

By: Caruana, Wally

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 2003

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: ID274133

ISBN: 0500203660


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour plates, black and white photographs and drawings. Previous owners blind stamp to prelims. 239 pages This book provides a superlative introduction to the diversity of Aboriginal art. View more info

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Australian Aboriginal Art A Souvenir Book of Aboriginal Art in the Australian National Gallery

By: Caruana. Wally

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian National Gallery: 1987

Seller ID: ID297927

ISBN: 0642081441


Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Staple-bound. 55 pages View more info

Modern Aboriginal Art. Sydney, 12 October 2004 [Christie's Australia]

By: Christie's Australia

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Christie's Australia Pty. Ltd: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299598

ISBN: 1876981369


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. A Near Fine copy. As new condition. Illustrated with colour reproductions. 136 pages Auction catalogue. 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: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID248472

ISBN: 0851794599


Small Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Photographic boards. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Decorated endpapers. Unpaginated View more info

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Aboriginal Art in Australia

By: Edwards, Robert [Editor]

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Sydney, Ure Smith: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID96662

ISBN: 072540406X


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 72 pages View more info

Image for Frank Hodgkinson's Kakadu and the Arnhem Landers

Frank Hodgkinson's Kakadu and the Arnhem Landers

By: Hodgkinson, Frank

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Weldon Publishing: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID13480

ISBN: 1863021086


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ spine is very slightly sunned & now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. With colour reproductions of paintings by Frank Hodkginson on every page. Some foxing to endpapers. Previous owners name blacked out on ffep. 304pages. Imbuing and adapting the traditional Aboriginal styles of art and incorporating Hodgkinson's deep understanding of Aboriginal perceptions of the world, this book is his personal response to this magnificent landscape and those who live there. 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

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Spirit Country Contemporary Australian Aboriginal Art

By: isaacs, Jennifer

Price: $22.00

Publisher: South Yarra, Hardie Grant Books: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition (Australia)

Seller ID: ID306723

ISBN: 1864980494


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Wraps. Front cover slightly bent. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 240 pages 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

Image for The Art of Albert Namatjira [Signed]

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 The First Sunrise: Australian Aboriginal Myths

The First Sunrise: Australian Aboriginal Myths

By: MOUNTFORD, Charles P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID232873

ISBN: 0851792537


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour reproductions and Black and white drawings by Ainslie Roberts. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 79 pages. View more info

Image for The Dawn of Time Australian Aboriginal Myths

The Dawn of Time Australian Aboriginal Myths

By: Mountford, Charles P. [Text] & Roberts, Ainslie [Illustrations]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID218649


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour plates and black & white line drawings by Ainslie Roberts. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. 79 pages 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