Kay's Secondhand Books & Music Australia
Second hand Art books
Alice And Beyond Paintings Of Central Australia By Kate Smith (1989). ISBN 0864390890.
Australian Art. Kate Smith's possess a very special understanding of the Australian landscape and her
original work depicts the harshness of Australia's interior in a variety of media, reflecting not only
the heat and dryness of Central Australia, but also its colour and unique beauty. Used second hand
hardback book. No dust jacket as issued. 71 pages. (Boolarong Publications, Bowen Hills, Qld. 1989)
Some foxing, else very good condition. Weight 600 grams.
Art Of Broken Hill Outback Australia A Selection of the Art, Artists and Galleries of Broken Hill
-coordinated by- Jack Absalom -written and edited by- Tony Reade (1999). ISBN 1876654007. Australian Art. Australian Artists.
Used second hand oblong softcover book. Illustrated with colour plates. 101 pages. (Pitinjarra Pty Ltd. Broken Hill. 1999) Corners of covers
are bumped. Covers are lightly scuffed. A few marks on edges of pages. Else very good. Weight 870 grams.
Australia's Brilliant Daughter Ellis Rowan Artist Naturalist Explorer 1848 1922 -by- Margaret Hazzard.
ISBN 0909104753. Australian Artists. Biography of botanical and Wildlife artist Ellis Rowan who was acclaimed
internationally for her wildflower paintings; meticulously researched. Used second hand hardcover book in dust jacket. 160 pages.
(Greenhouse Publications Pty Ltd. Richmond, Victoria. 1984) Written gift inscription on front free endpaper. Else in
fine condition. Weight 700 grams.
Child Art With Everyday Materials Tarit Bhattacharjee -written by- Kanchana Arni and Gita Wolf. ISBN 9788186211179. 2007 Edition.
This book explores the philosophy and practice of children's art developed by Tarit Bhattacharjee at the Madras School of
Krishnamurthi Foundation in India; the educational philosophy of the School is to encourage activities which bring in global
consciousness and environmental awareness; its ethos emphasises originality and independent thinking. Used second hand spiral-bound
hardcover book in dust jacket. 76 pages. (Tara Publishing. 2007) Dust jacket is worn along on upper edge with one small
tear now closed. Else in very good condition. Weight 700 grams.
Classic Australian Paintings (1986). ISBN 0855508442. Australian Art. 56 famous Australian paintings
reproduced in full colour with notes on each work and its creator. Used second hand hardcover book in dust jacket. Unpaginated.
(Lloyd O'Neil Pty Ltd. South Yarra. Second Edition. 1986) Written gift inscription on front free endpaper. Some wear
to bottom on boards. Dust jacket is lightly scuffed. Pages are in excellent condition. Weight 600 grams.
Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art: Now Days - Early Days: Art Works and Legends
-edited by- Anna Eglitis, Arone Meeks & Ken Thaiday (2000). ISBN 1875998330. Australian
Indigenous art by students of the School of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art of the Tropical North
Queensland Institute of TAFE. Most of the artists featured in this book have graduated and are now
professional artists. (Central Queensland University Press. Rockhampton. 2000) Used second hand
softcover book with dust jacket. 160 pages. A "with compliments" sticker on half title page. Dust jacket has stretched
on edges. Else very good.
Gatherings: Contemporary Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Art From Queensland Australia -compiled by-
Marion Demozay (2001). ISBN 0958529140. Australian Indigenous Art. The artists whose work is represented in colour in this volume are:
Tony Albert; Matthew Mullawar Anderson; Yvonne Anderson; Veronica Andrew; Boiyool Michael Anning; Bibi Barba; Rosie Barkus; Tatipai Barsa;
Gloria Beckett; Bianca Beetson; Richard Bell; David Bosun; Loris Bradley; Warren Brim; Russell Butler; Karen Canuto; Simon Casey; Ramona
Mun-Mun Cavanagh; Lucy Coolwell; Hazel Cowburn; Pamela Croft; Joanne Nalingu Currie; Edward Deemara; Billy Doolan; Karen Doolan; Ronald
Nyngee Eatts; Shaun Kalk Edwards; Andrea Fisher; Vanessa Fisher; Fiona Foley; Stanley Geebung; Daniel Geia; 'Queen' Elizabeth Giblet;
Sipau Audi Gibuma; Brad Go-Sam; Warrick Go-Sam; Troy Dukonge Hegarty; Desley Henry; Margaret Chatfield Henry; Samantha Hobson; Silas Hobson;
Gordon Hookey; Maud Hoolihan; Ron Hurley; Ricardo Idagi; Junjadi; Delphine Giggoru Kendrick; Adrian King; Joey Laifoo; Peter Balun Bugara
Lowe; Ruby Ludwick; Delores McDonald; Vic McGrath; Glen Mackie; Shirley MacNamara; Joe Malone; Blair Malthouse; Lisa Sorbie Martin; Robert
Mast; Arone Meeks; Lisa Michl; Billy Missi; Donna Moodie; Victor Motlop; Munganbana; Clinton Nain; Rosella Namok; Nicole Newley; Laurie
Nilsen; Dennis Nona; Nuuna; Evelyn Omeenyo; Fiona Omeenyo; Arthur Pambegan; Janice Peacock; Deb Pirard; Khan Pitt; Suberia Pringle;
Cornelius 'Connie' Richards; Brian Robinson; Rick Roser; Connie Rovina; Ceferino Garcia Sabatino; Ethel Sambo; Vincent Serico; Dorothy Short;
Gerald Iljiddimor Surha; Ken Thaiday Sr.; Ken Thaiday Jr.; Alick Tipoti; Cynthia Vogler; Ngadijina Wilma Walker; Matatia Andrew Warrior;
Joyce Watson; Judy Watson; Lilla Watson; Belynda Bindi Waugh; Jenny M Wicks; Andrew Williams; Robert Wolf; Margaret Yam; Minor Yam; Michelle
Yeatman; Philomena Yeatman; Billy Zurvas. Used second hand softcover book. 224 pages. (Keeaira Press, Southport, 2001)
Spine sunned. Corners of pages slightly grubby and one mark on outer edges of pages. Else very good condition. Weight 800 grams.
Heartbeat Of The Earth A First Nations Artist Records Injustice
And Resistance -by- 'Wii Muk' willixw (Art Wilson). Signed Copy. ISBN 0865713510. Foreword by Buffy Sainte-Marie. Native
Canadian Art. 'Wii Muk' willixw (Art Wilson) is an hereditary chief of the Gitxsan people from northern British
Columbia; in addition to being an artist, he is also an inland fisherman and a
teacher of art and culture, and plays an active role in the governance of his
nation; this volume is a collection of his red and black prints that chronicle
the struggles for justice of First Nations people everywhere - from Canada and
Wounded Knee, to Chiapas and Nigeria; it also records the peoples' spirited
resistance to oppression; Art Wilson's unique blend of traditional northwest
coast symbolism with modern-day images is a rich and memorable expression of
First nations' consciousness. Signed by Art Wilson on title page. (New Society Publishers. Gabriola Island, BC, Canada. First Edition. 1996)
Used second hand softcover book. 95 pages. Light wear to edges of covers. Corners bumped. Else very good.
Islamic Art -by- David Talbot Rice (The World of Art Library History of Art) (1965). With 55 colour plates and
191 monochrome plates, this comprehensive study of Islamic art shows the development throughout the ages to the 17th Century when
the creative phase of the art's history ended. Used second hand hardcover book in price-clipped dust jacket. 288 pages. (Thames &
Hudson, London, 1965) Foxing on endpapers, rear top corner bumped, else very good.
Poster Art Innovation in Poster Design -by- Charlotte Rivers (2011). ISBN 9782888931690.
Posters catch the eye, communicate, and sell; this book showcases a collection of intelligent, witty, and
visually inspiring works. Fully illustrated in colour. Used second hand softcover book. (RotoVision SA. Mies, Switzerland. 2011) In fine
condition. Weight 800 grams.
Rembrandt Drawings -by- Bob Haak (1976). Translated -by- Elizabeth Willems-Treeman. ISBN 0879510471.
Over 100 illustrations, 4 in colour, of Rembrandt figure studies, animals, interiors and landscapes, all captured
with spontaneous precision in a few strokes of chalk or pen. Used second hand hardcover book in dust jacket. 223 pages. (The
Overlook Press. Woodstock, NY. First U.S. Edition 1976) Dust jacket a little worn on top edge. Name and address
of previous owner written in pen and a bookshop inked stamp on front free endpaper. Foxing on edges of pages. Else
very good. Weight 600 grams.
Romanesque -edited by- Rolf Toman -text by- Ulrike Laule and Uwe Gese -photography by-
Achim Bednorz (2002). ISBN 3936761582. Monasticism in Romanesque Times; Romanesque Religious Architecture in Germany, Italy,
France, England and Spain; Secular Romanesque Architecture; Romanesque Sculpture in France, Spain, Italy,
Germany and England; Romanesque Painting: wall paintings, book illumination and glass art; Glossary;
Bibliography; Index. Beautifully illustrated in colour. White marker ribbon. 255 pages. (Feierabend Verlag OHG. Berlin. 2002)
NEW Hardcover book, no dust jacket as issued. Pictorial boards. Weighs 1.1 kilograms. NEW. Weight 1.1 kilograms.
Sketches At Lord's The Cricket Lithographs of John Corbet Anderson - by- Michael Down & Derek West.
ISBN 0002183420. Foreword -by- John Arlott. 144 pages. (Willow Books. Collins. London. 1990) Used second hand hardcover book
with dust jacket. Spine sunned. Some indentations on rear of dust jacket. Else in excellent condition.
The Art Of Alice In Wonderland -by- Stephanie Lovett Stoffel (1998). ISBN 0765191334. A collection of over 100 artistic
interpretations of "Alice in Wonderland". Used second hand book. (The Wonderland Press, New York, 1998) In fine condition.
The Art Of Money The History And Design Of Paper Currency From Around The World (2000) -by- David Standish. ISBN 0811828050.
An in-depth survey of the rich histories and vibrant designs of the currencies from all over the globe; over 200 exquisite
full-colour examples of paper currency display these small canvases of national consciousness. Used second hand softcover book. 368 pages.
(Chronicle Books. San Francisco. 2000) Edges of pages are lightly grubby. Else in fine condition. Weight
The A-Z of Art The World's Greatest and Most Popular Artists and Their Works (1996) -by- Nicola Hodge and Libby
Anson. ISBN 0732908736. Encyclopedia of world art and artists. Used second hand hardcover book. No dust jacket. Illustrated with colour plates.
400 pages. (Pan Macmillan Australia Pty Ltd. Sydney. 1996) Written gift inscription on front free endpaper. Light foxing on edges
of pages. Else condition of book is very good. Weight 2.8 kilograms.
The Art Of Pro Hart (1977) -by- Eugene Lumbers. ISBN 0727002449. Australian Art. A splendid selection of
paintings by Pro Hart; much of Pro Hart's work springs from the experiences of his formative years; his palette reflects
the starkness and subtleties of the colours of inland Australia and his landscapes of the outback have deep philosophical
implications; Pro Hart's work as a miner, and life in the mining community of Broken Hill, inspired canvases which are
poignant social comments or scenes of uniquely Australian communal activity. Illustrated in full colour. Used second hand hardcover
book in dust jacket. 143 pages. (Rigby Limited Publishers. Adelaide. 1977) Dust jacket is worn and foxed along upper edge
and worn on corners with one corner having a small tear. Bookshop bookplate on front flap. Foxing on endpapers and first
and last few pages and edges of pages. Stains on one page which does not affect the colour illustration on that page. Else
the book is very good. Weight 1.1 kilograms.
The Living Birds Of Eric Ennion Introduction And Commentary -by- John Busby (1982). ISBN 0575031573. This is a book
of birds as seen through the eyes of Eric Ennion, a unique genius of British wildlife painting; a selection of his beautiful studies
and field sketches kept by Eric as references for his larger paintings, as well as illustrations and descriptive extracts from some
of his articles and books. Illustrated in colour and black and white. Used second hand hardback book in dust jacket. 128 pages. (Victor Gollancz
Ltd. London. 1982) In very good condition.
The Ordeal of Paul Cezanne -by- John Rewald (1950). No. 36 of a limited de luxe edition of 100 copies only
published by Theodore Brun Limited, London, by special arrangement with Messrs Phoenix House Limited, London. Illustrated
biography of Paul Cezanne. (Theodore Brun Limited. London. 1950) Used second hand hardcover book. No dust jacket. 192 pages. Red
leather boards. Gilt upper edges of pages. Boards are marked and grubby. Foxing inside covers and on edges of pages.
Else very good.
We Weren't Modern Enough: Women Artists and The Limits of German Modernism
-by- Marsha Meskimmon. ISBN 0520221346. German Art. The author examines the work of some two dozen little-known women artists from the
Weimar Republic period, including Lotte Laserstein; Jeanne Mammen; Gerta Overbeck; and Grethe Jurgens (University of California Press,
Berkeley, 1999) Used second hand softcover book. 263 pages. Corners bumped. Name whited out on half title page. Else very good.
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