SIDNEY NOLAN 1917-1992

By: Pearce, Barry

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272pp., b/white halftone plate endpapers. Photographic, colour-plate frontispiece (subject at work), numerous colour-art plates of Nolan's work, plus several b/white halftone plates throughout. Book clean and square. White titles over undamaged backstrip, and lightly bumped black boards. Textblock pristine. Colour-art illustrated ('Ned Kelly, 1946', Sidney Nolan), loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn and scuffed on plain black rear panel. This stunning book was produced for an Australian travelling exhibition of Sir Sidney Nolan (1917-1992), documenting the first major exhibition of the artist since his death in the U.K., where he had lived since 1953. The 117 paintings displayed here-in cover from 1930s abstracts in Melbourne to the climatic paintings of his final decade at 'The Rodd' in Herefordshire . . . The exhibition began in Sydney, Australia, in November 2007 and ended in Brisbane in August 2008. With an Introduction by Edmund Capon, and contributions by Frances Lindsay and Lou Kepac, contents include: Prelims., Introduction, Nolan's Parallel Universe, Sidney Nolan - the end of St Kilda Pier, Nolan, Ripolin and the act of painting, The Paintings, Catalogue, Biographical Notes, Exhibitions, Selected Bibliography, List of Works. Book weight approx. 2.25 KG. This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 2 KG. Please email for quote.

Title: SIDNEY NOLAN 1917-1992

Author Name: Pearce, Barry

Categories: Art and Artists,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W., Australia, Art Gallery of New South Wales: 2007

ISBN Number: 1741740134

ISBN Number 13: 9781741740134

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Seller ID: 012992

Keywords: Art and Artists, Australia, Exhibitions, Nolan, Sydney, Sir, 1917-1992, Klepac, Lou, 1936-