CL 181 - Australasiana < Main | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 >


164 Candid Photographs Of Norman Lindsay With Family And Friends c1956
Group of 13 vintage silver gelatin photographs, some annotated and dated by Josef Lebovic in consultation with Lindsay's granddaughter Helen Glad in pencil verso, sizes from 8.3 x 12.8cm to 15.7 x 21cm (approx.). Tears, cracking, water stains and time-worn.

Most images were taken by family friend Dr Edward Wilson, and one by Lindsay's son-in-law Bruce Glad at Lindsay's Springwood home. Images include Rose Lindsay, Bruce Glad, grand-daughters Catherine and Helen, with several showing Lindsay teaching Helen how to draw.
The group $2,200
165 -------------------------------------------------------------->>

166 I Fratelli Kelly [The Ned Kelly Brothers] 1970
Colour process lithograph poster, 139.5 x 100.2cm. Old folds, tears, creases, stains and foxing to margins.
Poster published to promote the Italian release of Tony Richardson's controversial 1970 film, Ned Kelly, starring Mick Jagger. Ref: Wiki.
$1,650


165 Marjorie Proctor-Brodsky Australian 1898-1985
"A Plea For Kitty" and "Pom Pom's Christmas Party", c1959-1964. Two albums containing approx. in total 182 vintage silver gelatin photographs with typed narrative, 38 x 29cm (each). Light cardboard covers are time-stained with tears; the photographs are in good condition overall; loosely bound.

The cats in the albums appear in costumes and different playful poses. The albums also contain loose magazine and newspaper clippings about Brodsky, covering her concern for cat protection, and illustrating photographs of her cats. Brodsky, a resident of Edgecliff, NSW, was a composer and lyricist. She was a strong supporter of the RSPCA and a member of the Cat Protection Society. It was reported that she had up to 9 cats, as pets.
The pair $1,100

CL 181 - Australasiana < Main | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 >