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
151 A pair of hardwood stands Estimate $600 - $800 Lot Sold: $1,586 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
152 An embellished black lacquer rectangular panel, 19th century Estimate $3,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $14,640 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
153 A jade and hardstone inlaid lacquered wood panel Qing dynasty, 19th century Estimate $5,000 - $7,000 Lot Sold: $15,860 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
154 A carved ivory model of a pleasure boat, 19th/20th century Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $3,172 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
155 ZHU HUAIXIN & YUN KAI
born 1918 & 20th Century

Chicken and Chicks

Estimate $400 - $600 Lot Sold: $732 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
156 HONG KONG ARTISTS INCLUDING
ZHANG SHAOSHI & CHEN NIANBAI
1913-1999 & 20th Century

Flowering Sprays

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $4,270 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
157 TAO YIQING
1914-1986

Mountains in the Rain

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $6,710 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
158 ARTIST UNKNOWN Estimate $300 - $500 Lot Sold: $1,037 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
159 LIU LIPING
born 1962

Two Fish

Estimate $300 - $500 Lot Sold: $512.4 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
160 DING YANYONG
1902-1978

Village Scene

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $1,464 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
161 ZHU HUAIXIN & YUN KAI
born 1918 & 20th Century

Eagle in Flight

Estimate $400 - $600 Lot Sold: $549 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
162 ZHAO SHAO'ANG, LIU JUNREN, CHEN LIN & LI FENGGONG
1905-1998, born 1949, 20th Century & 1883-1967

(Four Chinese Works on Paper)

Estimate $6,000 - $8,000 Lot Sold: $9,760 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
163 YEH MANSU
20th Century

Maiden on a Bridge

Estimate $400 - $600 Lot Sold: $1,037 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
164 PAN YASHENG
1852-1921

Maidens at Leisure

Estimate $1,000 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $3,416 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
168 A Korean pear and elm wood book cabinet, late 19th/20th century Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $2,440 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
169 A jumu clothes rack, late 19th/20th century Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $1,220 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
174 A huanghuali table top chest Guanpixiang Qing dynasty, 19th century Estimate $6,000 - $8,000 Lot Sold: $17,690 (including buyer's premium)