Gleeson, James,: Australian Painters ; Colonial 1788-1880, Impressionists 1881-1930, Modern 1931-1970 ( Australian Painting Studio Series )
Book Number: 0128683
Lansdowne Australian Art Library, Dee Why West, New South Wales, 1979. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Reprint. This book is an omnibus edition of three previously published books and consequently the page numbering is for three singleton books: –Volume 1: 128 pages, Volume 2: 128 pages,Volume 3: 128 pages, all books have an introduction, acknowledgements, selected bibliography, works in public collections and alphabetical index of artists. Dull green coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with both coloured and black-and-white reproductions, mainly coloured, from the various periods of Australian painting. Dull green coloured boards with white coloured titles to the spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing reproduction of Wiiliam Strutts' " Black Thursday ", Fredrick McCubbins' " The Letter " and Rodney Milgates' " Credenda " against a dull green coloured background with white coloured titles to the front panel and spine. This is an omnibus of three books, which celebrates Australian painting and painters from 1788 through to 1970. These three books were originally published under the auspices of Australian Painting Studio Series of books under the general editorship of John Henshaw. Softening and rubbing of the back strip edges, top book corners and rubbing of the lower book edges. Age toning of the textblock edges with foxing to the first few and last few pages of the book. A little creasing of the dustwrapper edges with rubbing of the panels. Fading to the 1st inch of the front dustwrapper panel, closest to the front edge. Some sunning of the back strip. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; ISBN: 0701807318. ISBN/EAN: 9780701807313. Inventory No: 0128683. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU.