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 © Courtesy of the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
52 ANNE ZAHALKA
born 1957

Derrida Lecture (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
53 ANNE ZAHALKA
born 1957

Cole Classic (1998)

Estimate $6,000 - $8,000 Lot Sold: $12,810 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Imants Tillers. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
54 IMANTS TILLERS
born 1950

Nature Speaks: B (2000)

Estimate $10,000 - $15,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Imants Tillers. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
55 IMANTS TILLERS
born 1950

Nature Speaks: C (2000)

Estimate $10,000 - $15,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Paul Dibble. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
56 PAUL DIBBLE
born 1943

Another View, Another Border 1999

Estimate $10,000 - $15,000 Lot Sold: $23,180 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Peter Booth. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
57 PETER BOOTH
born 1940

(Raven) (circa 1977)

Estimate $1,200 - $1,800 Lot Sold: $5,856 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Peter Booth. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
58 PETER BOOTH
born 1940

(Landscape with Rocks) 1977

Estimate $2,500 - $3,500 Lot Sold: $3,172 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Courtesy of the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
59 DEL KATHRYN BARTON
born 1972

Rapunzel Grown Tired of Waiting, Engulfed 2001

Estimate $3,000 - $4,000 Lot Sold: $5,856 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Tracey Moffatt. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
60 TRACEY MOFFATT
born 1960

Up in the Sky #18 1997

Estimate $2,000 - $4,000 Lot Sold: $3,660 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © The Estate of Gordon Bennett
62 GORDON BENNETT
1955-2014

Home Decor (Detail) Superimposed Footprint with Schools of Thought 1997

Estimate $6,000 - $9,000 Lot Sold: $9,150 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © John Young. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
63 JOHN YOUNG
born 1956

Wild Roots Painting 2000

Estimate $3,500 - $6,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © John Young. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
64 JOHN YOUNG
born 1956

Wild Flower Painting #3 2000

Estimate $3,500 - $6,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Courtesy of John Kelly
65 JOHN KELLY
born 1965

Man With Cow Head 1994

Estimate $4,000 - $6,000 Lot Sold: $4,880 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Courtesy of John Kelly
66 JOHN KELLY
born 1965

Cow Torso II 1996

Estimate $8,000 - $12,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Ray Crooke. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
67 RAY CROOKE
born 1922

Thursday Island Buildings

Estimate $5,000 - $7,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Charles Blackman. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
68 CHARLES BLACKMAN
born 1928

The Dream

Estimate $6,000 - $8,000 Lot Sold: $12,200 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Ray Crooke. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
69 RAY CROOKE
born 1922

North Queensland Township (1962)

Estimate $2,000 - $4,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
70 SIDNEY NOLAN
1917-1992

Mother and Child 1968

Estimate $3,000 - $4,000 Lot Sold: $3,660 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
71 SIDNEY NOLAN
1917-1992

(Landscape) 1968

Estimate $3,000 - $4,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
72 SIDNEY NOLAN
1917-1992

Mother and Child 1968

Estimate $3,000 - $4,000 Lot Sold: $3,172 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © Charles Blackman. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
73 CHARLES BLACKMAN
born 1928

Salome (1991)

Estimate $12,000 - $18,000 Lot Sold: $26,840 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
74 GUY BOYD
1923-1988

(Mother and Child)

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000