The Art Of Grahame Sydney

Author: Grahame Sydney et al.

Stock information

General Fields

  • : $99.99(NZD)
  • : 9781877135316
  • : Longacre Press
  • : Longacre Press
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  • : January 2001
  • : 290mm X 301mm X 23mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : 99.99
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  • : books

Special Fields

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  • : Grahame Sydney et al.
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  • : Hardback
  • : reprint
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  • : 759.993
  • : very good
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  • : 192
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  • : 70pp colour plates, 26 b&w illustrations
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Barcode 9781877135316
9781877135316

Description

A large format superior quality art book featuring the best of 25 years of Grahame Sydney's work. New Zealand's foremost realist artist, he is best known for his vast luminous landscapes, but this book also comprises a fine selection of his figure painting, striking portraits, and lithographs.

Awards

Winner of Montana New Zealand Book of the Year Award Illustrative Arts Category 2000 and Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Readers' Choice Award 2000 and Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Montana Medal for Non-Fiction 2000. Shortlisted for Book Data New Zealand Booksellers' Choice Award 2001.

Author description

Grahame Sydney is regarded as one of New Zealand's major artists. He is best known for his magnificent landscapes of Central Otago, many of which hang in public and private collections throughout New Zealand and the western world.