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 © The Estate of Margaret Preston. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
101 MARGARET PRESTON
1875-1963

Sturt's Desert Pea (1925)

Estimate $8,000 - $12,000 Lot Sold: $21,350 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
102 HERBERT ROSE
1890-1937

The Street

Estimate $1,800 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $2,196 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
103 DORA WILSON
1883-1946

Collins Street

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $3,904 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © The Estate of Hans Heysen. Licensed by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
104 HANS HEYSEN
1877-1968

Blackboys (Xanthorrhoea) (1931)

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $6,710 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © The Estate of Hans Heysen. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
105 HANS HEYSEN
1877-1967

(Landscape)

Estimate $6,000 - $8,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © The Estate of Hans Heysen. Licensed by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
106 HANS HEYSEN
1877-1968

Moralana (circa 1940)

Estimate $2,000 - $4,000 Lot Sold: $3,904 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
107 CHARLES WHEELER
1881-1977

Yarra River at Warrandyte 1925

Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $1,830 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
108 A.H. FULLWOOD
1863-1930

Picnic on the Downs 1915

Estimate $2,000 - $4,000 Lot Sold: $2,440 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
109 CHARLES BRYANT
1883-1937

The Lighthouse, St Ives

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $3,172 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
110 A.H. FULLWOOD
1863-1930

Tasmania 1897

Estimate $4,000 - $6,000 Lot Sold: $13,420 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
111 A.H. FULLWOOD
1863-1930

Lavender Bay

Estimate $6,500 - $8,000 Lot Sold: $7,930 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
112 A. H. FULLWOOD
1863-1930

Berry's Bay 1927

Estimate $6,000 - $8,000 Lot Sold: $13,420 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © H., C. and A. Glad
113 NORMAN LINDSAY
1879-1969

A Summer Day Andante 1925

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $4,270 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © H., C. and A. Glad
114 NORMAN LINDSAY
1879-1969

(Untitled) 1917

Estimate $10,000 - $15,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © H., C. and A. Glad
115 NORMAN LINDSAY
1879-1969

The Innocents 1925

Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $4,636 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797 © The Estate of Arthur Murch. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
116 ARTHUR MURCH
1902-1989

(Crouching Female Figure)

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $3,660 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
117 SYDNEY LONG
1871-1955

(Narabeen Lakes)

Estimate $5,000 - $7,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
118 NORA HEYSEN
1911-2003

Spring Flowers

Estimate $6,000 - $8,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
119 RUPERT BUNNY
1864-1947

Wattle Trees, South of France (circa 1934)

Estimate $8,000 - $12,000 Lot Sold: $14,640 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
120 WILL ASHTON
1881-1963

(Neutral Bay, Sydney)

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,440 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
121 HAROLD SEPTIMUS POWER
1877-1951

(Black Rock, Melbourne)

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $4,880 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
122 CHARLES MILCENDEAU
1872-1919

(Le Marais de Soullans)

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
123 TOSHIO YOSHIDA
1928-1997

(Untitled) 1969

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $10,370 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
124 NG PO WAN
1905-2001

(White Roses) 1956

Estimate $5,000 - $7,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
125 THOMAS BUSH HARDY
1842-1897

Venice

Estimate $4,000 - $6,000