Sotheby's Australia

Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design

AU0797 | 21 July 2015 | Sydney | 6 PM

AKIO MAKIGAWA 1948 -1999 Wisdom of Water (1995). Sold for $109,800 July 2015. ***Auction Record for the Artist***
ROBERT MACPHERSON, born 1937, Mayfair: Icebergs for Sears 1993-1999. Sold for $21,960 July 2015.
A gilt bronze figure of Bhaisyajaguru, ( Medicine Buddha), Tibet, 17th/18th century. Sold for $26,840 July 2015.
A Chinese embroidered silk three-panel hardwood screen. Sold for $39,040 July 2015
LE PHO 1907-2001, (Devant la Fenetre). Sold for $41,480 July 2015.
A fine sterling silver soup tureen and cover, Paul Storr, London, 1820. Sold for $31,720 July 2015.
Sale Number: AU0797

Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design

Including Property from the Minter Ellison, Collection, Sydney

Property from the Minter Ellison Collection, Sydney will lead Sotheby’s Australia’s Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design auction on 21 July 2015 at the InterContinental Sydney. 

Following the Minter Ellison Collection, Sydney, the July sale features a remarkable selection of fine Australian & European art, furniture and silver, together with Asian ceramics, jade and furniture.  Included are three private collections; Australian paintings from the Estate of the Late Dr Geok Wong, Asian ceramics, jades, furniture and paintings from the Estate of the Late Mrs Peggy Kwan, and Asian furniture & paintings from the Collection of Mr Arthur Winckler. 

 
CONTACT INFORMATION +

Specialists

 

Alison Alford

Consultant

Arts & Design
Sydney
T: +61 (0)2 9302 2402
E: Alison Alford

Brett Ballard

Specialist

Australian & International Art
Sydney
T: +61 (0)2 9302 2402
E: Brett Ballard
   

Fiona Hayward

Senior Specialist

Australian & International Art
Melbourne
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900
E: Fiona Hayward

Anthony Hurl

Consultant

Arts & Design
Adelaide
T: +61 (0)8 7225 7836
E: Anthony Hurl
   

Ann Roberts

Consultant, Asian Art

Arts & Design
Melbourne
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900
E: Ann Roberts

Geoffrey Smith

Chairman

Australian & International Art
Melbourne  |  Sydney
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900 or
+61 (0)2 9302 2402
E: Geoffrey Smith

Auction Results & Details

Sale Total: $1,514,667 including buyer's premium

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EXHIBITION TIMES +

EXHIBITION

SYDNEY | 30, 34 & 38 QUEEN STREET, WOOLLAHRA

THU. 16 JUL 15 | 10 AM - 7.30 PM AEST
FRI. 17 JUL 15 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
SAT. 18 JUL 15 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
SUN. 19 JUL 15 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
MON. 20 JUL 15 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
TUE. 21 JUL 15 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST








Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Patricia Piccinini. Courtesy of Tolarno Galleries
26 PATRICIA PICCININI
born 1965

1:00.613.2, Sheen (1998)

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $4,880 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Courtesy of the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
27 NELL Estimate $4,000 - $6,000 Lot Sold: $4,880 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Courtesy of the artist and Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney
28 RICKY SWALLOW
born 1974

Untitled 1998

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $1,464 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Courtesy of the artist and Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney
29 RICKY SWALLOW
born 1974

Untitled 1998

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $1,220 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Simryn Gill
30 SIMRYN GILL
born 1959

A Small Town at the Turn of the Century No. 8 (2000)

Estimate $2,000 - $4,000 Lot Sold: $3,416 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Simryn Gill
31 SIMRYN GILL
born 1959

Vegetation (1999)

Estimate $5,000 - $10,000 Lot Sold: $6,100 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Courtesy of the artist and Sutton Gallery, Fitzroy
33 DAVID JOLLY
born 1972

Sketch for Dimmey's Window 1994

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Robert Macpherson
35 ROBERT MACPHERSON
born 1937

Mayfair: Icebergs for Sears 1993-1999

Estimate $18,000 - $25,000 Lot Sold: $21,960 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
36 ROSEMARY LAING
born 1959

NASA - Kennedy Space Centre #1 1998/1999

Estimate $8,000 - $12,000 Lot Sold: $30,500 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
37 ROSEMARY LAING
born 1959

Groundspeed (Red Piazza) #2 (2001)

Estimate $8,000 - $12,000 Lot Sold: $31,720 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
38 JULIA GORMAN
born 1968

A Flash 2000

Estimate $800 - $1,200
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
39 JULIA GORMAN
born 1968

A Flash 2000

Estimate $800 - $1,200
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
40 JULIA GORMAN
born 1968

A Flash 2000

Estimate $600 - $800
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
41 JULIA GORMAN
born 1968

A Flash 2000

Estimate $600 - $800
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © John Nixon. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
42 JOHN NIXON
born 1949

Orange Monochrome with White 1999

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,440 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Lindy Lee. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
43 LINDY LEE
born 1954

Untitled 2001

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
44 DAVID SEQUEIRA
born 1966

Perfect Kingdom Series (1999)

Estimate $4,000 - $6,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Courtesy of the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
45 CALLUM MORTON
born 1965

Estrada Das Liberdade, Rio de Janeiro (2001)

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $3,660 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Tracey Moffatt. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
46 TRACEY MOFFATT
born 1960

Invocations # 2 2000

Estimate $5,000 - $7,000 Lot Sold: $6,100 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Tracey Moffatt. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
47 TRACEY MOFFATT
born 1960

Invocations # 5 2000

Estimate $5,000 - $7,000 Lot Sold: $9,516 (including buyer's premium)