The Lindsays

Odana Editions

Odana Editions have published a number of definitive works on Norman Lindsay's art. Some are still available for sale on their website: Odana Editions and Bloomfield Galleries. I've bought most of the books that they've published about Norman Lindsay, and I have never been happier with any books. The editions are superb, and the quality is unsurpassed. And their online service is great. It's a pleasure to deal with them.

Year Title Description Copies
1994 Norman Lindsay: The Impulse To Draw (2nd edition) Written by Lin Bloomfield. Paperback reprint of earlier edition. Y
1995 The World Of Norman Lindsay (3rd edition) Edited by Lin Bloomfield. Paperback reprint of earlier editions. Y
1998 The Complete Etchings of Norman Lindsay (Standard Edition) Written and edited by Lin Bloomfield, foreword by Jane Lindsay. A very high quality Odana Editions book containing a 100,000 word analysis of the etchings, and reproductions of all the etchings. A stunning book. 2000 YY
1998 The Complete Etchings of Norman Lindsay (Deluxe Edition) Written and edited by Lin Bloomfield, foreword by Jane Lindsay. Same contents as the standard edition. Numbered and signed. Bonded leather bound, foil blocked, hardcover, bonded leather slipcase. Even more superb than the standard edition. 550 N
1999 The Complete Etchings of Norman Lindsay Catalogue Raisonne Written and edited by Lin Bloomfield, foreword by Jane Lindsay. A very high quality Odana Editions book. All the etchings of the previous book, but with a severely reduced commentary. 1,000 N
2001 Rose Lindsay: A Model Life Rose Lindsay wrote two biographies. In 1963, she published "Ma and Pa: My Childhood Memories" and in 1967 she published "Model Wife: My Life with Norman Lindsay". They have been collected and published in a single volume. Large heavy hardback. 1,000 Y
2001 Artful Cats Introduced by Meg Stewart. This is the definitive book on Norman Lindsay's cats. Contains Lindsay's sketches and fragments of cat drawings, plus photographs of the cats and locations. Hardback. Note: many copies were damaged in the 2012 floods, and this seriously reduced the number of copies left available. Y
2003 Norman Lindsay: Watercolours 1897-1969 (Standard Edition) Written by Lin Bloomfield. Contains an essay by Norman Lindsay. Another very high quality Odana Editions book, containing details and reproductions of Norman Lindsay's watercolour paintings. Hardback. 550 Y
2003 Norman Lindsay: Watercolours 1897-1969 (Deluxe Edition) Written by Lin Bloomfield. Same contents as the standard edition, but includes a photograph of the watercolour The Presentation. Signed and numbered, bonded leather, foil blocked, hardcover, bonded leather slipcase. Stunning book. All the Odana books are just stunning and highly collectible. 550 Y
2006 Norman Lindsay: Oil Paintings 1889-1969 (Standard Edition) This volume contains one hundred and eighty oil paintings in full colour including one hundred featured oils, from his first known attempt at age ten to his last, a month before his death. Two hundred and fifty additional supplementary works in a variety of media are reproduced together with over 55,000 words of text. Note: many copies of both the standard and deluxe edition were damaged in the floods of 2012. This reduced the number of copies left available. 500 Y
2006 Norman Lindsay: Oil Paintings 1889-1969 (Deluxe Edition) 550 Y
2007 Jane Lindsay's Portrait Of Pa First published in 1973, and published occasionally since then. Republished by Odana. 2,000 Y
2008 Norman Lindsay: 80 Years Of Pencil Drawing 2,000 Y