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Vol 46 no 2, May 2024
Australian Toys 1880–1965: The Luke Jones Collection
By    |   May 2024   |   Vol 46 no 2

The David Roche Foundation, Adelaide will show highlights from the Luke Jones toy collection this winter.

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Vol 44 no 4, Nov 2022
Mary Jones: a Mysterious Artist in Queensland
By Timothy Roberts   |   November 2022   |   Vol 44 no 4

Brisbane painter and art teacher Mary E. Jones has escaped recognition for 130 years. She would not be alone in that fate: over time, many aspiring painters and their works disappear from history. Timothy Roberts reveals some details about Miss Jones’s career and her impact as a woman artist in Brisbane betwe...

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Vol 43 no 4, November 2021
Book reviews
By Claire Blakey & Nat Williams   |   November 2021   |   Vol 43 no 4

Petra ten-Doesschate Chu and Max Donnelly with Andrew Montana and Suzanne Veldink, Daniel Cottier: Designer, Decorator, Dealer.
Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, Yale University Press, New Haven CT 2021. Hard cover,
256 pp, 200 illustrations, Booktopia price $59 plus postage.

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Vol 42 no 4, Nov 2020
Australian Toys: A Collector’s Story
By Luke Jones   |   November 2020   |   Vol 42 no 4

Many collectors keep up their obsession for decades, but they don’t always begin as children. Luke Jones recounts his passion for collecting Australian toys over nearly 40 years, and how he turned that into a useful and well-illustrated reference book for other collectors.

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Vol 36 no 3, August 2014
Book review: Jenny Cullen, 'Sir Charles Lloyd Jones'
By Silas Clifford-Smith   |   August 2014   |   Vol 36 no 3

There are many fine artists who barely rate a mention in the history of Australian art, so it was gratifying to read a long overdue biography of Charles Lloyd Jones (1878–1958). Jones is best known today as the Managing Director of David Jones department store during its boom times in the first half of the la...

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Vol 13 No 2, May 1991
Vol 9 no 4, Nov 1987
Charles Jones gives an Encore
By S O'Driscoll   |   November 1987   |   Vol 9 no 4

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Vol 9 no 2, May 1987
Vol 9 no 1, Feb 1987
Vol 6 no 1, Jan 1984
The Australiana Society acknowledges Australia’s First Nations Peoples – the First Australians – as the Traditional Owners and Custodians of this land and gives respect to the Elders – past and present – and through them to all Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.