Ure Smith, 1970, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Fair, First
"In the few months before his sudden death, Sir William Dobell agreed to tape-record a series of conversations with his friend, writer Virginia Freeman. The idea was to produce a book unlike any other art book : one in which the artist 'tells it like it is' - discussing how he lives, how he works, what he is trying to achieve in his work; analysing his paintings & the attitudes of people to them. Virginia Freeman has brilliantly bridged the seeming gulfs in both man & artist: between 'bloody old Bill' Dobell who would discuss art with a worker in the Wangi pub & the sensitive, suffering man who was almost destroyed by critical attacks..." DJ. has some small tears rips and chips. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 127 pages. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears, and is foxed here and there. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Autobiography; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 008043.