Sydney: John Fairfax and Sons, 1936.
Of interest: Long article by Adrian Lawlor on the dynamics of modern art. Illustrated article on Lionel Lindsay's watercolours. Detailed plates of Australian applied arts and crafts including fabric patterns, a wrought iron fire screen and lamp and ceramics. Tipped colour plate of wrought iron head of Mary Gilmore by Rayner Hoff. Maurice Lambert's relief panels for the Cunard line Queen Mary, illustrated. Lionel Lindsay on the Archibald Prize selections. Russian born Sydney artist Daniel Vassilief (3 plates). illustrated architectural section featuring a range of minimalist modern interiors.Item #881
Small quarto, original printed wrappers, tipped colour plates, full-page black & white images; 1 cm circular stain on front cover, spine split, a very good copy.