TOM ROBERTS (Exhibition Catalogue)

By: Radford, Ron (Edited by Daniel Thomas)

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224pp., beautiful colour-plate, recto page art illustrations by Tom Roberts, plus small, captioned, b/white halftone plates in a rear section. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Colour-art illustrated ('A Break Away!', detail, 1891, Tom Roberts) matt boards nominally bumped, with just a hint of colour fade on spine. (Rear board illustration: 'A Summer Morning Tiff', 1886). 'Tom Roberts' is published on the occasion of the Tom Roberts retrospective, originated by the Art Gallery of South Australia, in conjunction with Art Exhibitions Australia touring to: Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 5 October - 17 November 1996; Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart, 30 November 1996 - 27 January 1997; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 12 February - 6 April 1997; The Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 April - 1 June 1997; Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, 11 June -27 July 1997. Contents of this superb retrospective include: Prelims., The Father of Landscape Painting? - Ron Radford. The Fortunes of Tom Roberts - Humphrey McQueen. A Painter Making Himself - Mary Eagle. Where The Sun Never Set. Tom Roberts and the British Empire - Virginia Spate. Shearing the rams, 1888-1890. The Golden Fleece, 1894 - Daniel Thomas. A break away!, 1891 - Jane Hylton. Bailed up, 1895/1927 - Barry Pearce. Masculinity and Modernity - Leigh Astbury. Portraiture and Nationalism - Helen Topliss. Reflections on the late work - Barry Pearce. Tom Roberts, Etcher - Roger Butler. Biographical Timeline - collated by Jane Hylton. Catalogue, End Notes, Contributing Authors, Select Bibliography. Book weight approx. 1.39 KG. * Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.

Title: TOM ROBERTS (Exhibition Catalogue)

Author Name: Radford, Ron (Edited by Daniel Thomas)

Categories: Australiana, Catalogues - Art/Auction/Exhibition/Product, Art and Artists,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australia, Art Gallery of South Australia: 1996

ISBN Number: 0730830497

ISBN Number 13: 9780730830498

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good +

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 013064

Keywords: Art and Artists, Australia, Art Exhibitions, Biography, Roberts, Tom (1856-1931), Radford, Ron, 1949-