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50 Neds: Ned Kelly, Icon of Australian Art

By Maree Coote
Illustrated by Maree Coote

Ned Kelly. Australia's sexiest Bushranger. Freedom fighter? Revolutionary? Or just a naughty boy? Bit of everything really... This collectible little book makes a stunnng gift memento of Melbourne. Includes an overview of the imaging of Ned Kelly during t

This highly collectible little book is both a design journey and a tale of an Australian legend. Includes an overview of the imaging of Ned Kelly during the past 120 years, and features 50 original artworks, each reinventing yet again Australia’s most famous bushranger. Beautifully bound in black saifu cloth with silver embossing detail and dust jacket.

About the author

Maree Coote is a writer, designer, illustrator, photographer and publisher. She has enjoyed an award-winning career in advertising and understands Melbourne's unique advantage well. Her many creative passions converge in her studies of Melbourne's history, which is the focus of her work in object design and in publishing over the past ten years. Maree is passionate about a sense of place and history, and she brings this to life in multiple platforms for multiple audiences. Her affinity for Melbourne is unique and highly informed. Her skill is bringing ideas to life, and communicating ideas to any audience 'in whatever form gives them most power: books, artwork, song, stories, design, film...".

ISBN: 9780975704738
Imprint: Melbournestyle Books
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: January 1, 2006
Dimensions: 128 x 128mm, 72pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $24.99
New Zealand RRP: $26.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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