Sydney: Art in Australia Limited, 1928. Softcover (25 x 19cm), (unpaginated) pp. [16 pages of advertising], 120, [4 pages of advertising]; grey wraps with sepia lino cut on the front cover, red and sepia advertising panel on the back cover, lettering in red on the spine and covers; richly illustrated with 82 plates including eight tipped in colour plates.
80mm at head of spine and 40mm at tail have separated from back cover, 10mm at head and tail have chipped along hinge of front cover, binding is still firm; mild edgewear and creasing; spine a touch faded; wraps gently marked; edges of text block toned; previous bookseller’s sticker inside front cover; glossy pages mostly clean and bright, matte pages a touch age toned with spotting throughout. Item #1006
Art in Australia was an Australian art magazine founded by Sydney Ure Smith and Bertram Stevens and published between 1916 and 1942.