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
126 THEODOR BAIKOFF
1818-1879

(Sailing Boats)

Estimate $8,000 - $12,000 Lot Sold: $9,760 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
127 A 'Longquan' celadon garden seat Ming dynasty Estimate $3,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $34,160 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
128 A 'Longquan' celadon dish late Ming dynasty Estimate $800 - $1,000 Lot Sold: $1,098 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
129 A 'Longquan' celadon 'lotus' dish Ming dynasty Estimate $1,000 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $1,220 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
130 Two 'Longquan' celadon bowls Song/Yuan dynasty Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $1,098 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
131 A 'Longquan' celadon bowl Song dynasty Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $5,490 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
132 A group of six Sawankhalok boxes and covers, 15th century Estimate $1,000 - $1,500    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
133 An Annamese blue and white dish, 15th century Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $1,098 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
134 Two blue white kendi Ming dynasty, Wanli period Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $1,830 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
135 Three blue and white wares Ming dynasty, Wanli period Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $976 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
136 A blue and white 'dragon and lotus' box and cover mark of Wanli Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $20,740 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
137 A blue and white censer Qing dynasty, Kangxi period Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,440 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
138 A Dehua censer Qing dynasty, 18th century Estimate $2,500 - $3,500 Lot Sold: $7,320 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
139 A blue and white dish, Kangxi mark and period Estimate $1,500 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $2,684 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
140 A group of Chinese art reference books Estimate $300 - $500 Lot Sold: $122 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
141 A blue and white ovoid jar Qing dynasty, Kangxi period Estimate $1,000 - $1,500    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
142 A large Dehua figure of Guanyin, 20th century Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $2,196 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
143 A turquoise-glazed moon flask Qing dynasty, 18th century Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,318 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
144 An enamelled and gilt-decorated seated figure Qing dynasty, 18th/19th century Estimate $1,800 - $2,200 Lot Sold: $5,124 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
145 A high relief moulded bowl Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $10,370 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
146 A celadon-ground and underglaze blue vase Qing dynasty, 19th century Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $1,708 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
147 A nest of four hardwood tables Estimate $600 - $800 Lot Sold: $1,098 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
148 A recessed leg trestle table Qiaotouan Estimate $8,000 - $10,000 Lot Sold: $9,760 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
149 A hardwood display cabinet Estimate $800 - $1,200 Lot Sold: $2,074 (including buyer's premium)