Sotheby's Australia

The David Newby Collection of Australian Art | Important Australian Art

AU0813 | 3 May 2017 | Sydney | 6.30 pm

IMPORTANT AUSTRALIAN & INTERNATIONAL ART | ARTHUR STREETON 1867-1943, Cremorne (1926). Estimate $180,000-220,000 May 2017
IMPORTANT AUSTRALIAN & INTERNATIONAL ART | ANTONIO DATTILO-RUBBO 1870-1955, Where Daddy Fell 1915. Estimate $60,000-80,000 May 2017
IMPORTANT AUSTRALIAN & INTERNATIONAL ART | JOHN BRACK 1920-1999, After the Race 1956. Estimate $60,000-80,000. © Helen Brack
IMPORTANT AUSTRALIAN & INTERNATIONAL ART | IAN FAIRWEATHER 1891-1974, Chinatown (1962). Estimate $220,000-280,000 May 2017. © Ian Fairweather. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
THE DAVID NEWBY COLLECTION OF AUSTRALIAN ART | ALBERT TUCKER 1914-1999, Explorer 1964. Estimate $150,000-200,000. (c) The Estate of Barbara Tucker. Courtesy of Sotheby's Australia
Sale Number: AU0813

Currently seeking consignments for this sale

The David Newby Collection of Australian Art will lead Sotheby's Australia's May auction of Important Australian Art.

One of the finest private collections of Australian Art to be auctioned in recent years, The David Newby Collection of Australian Art includes major works by Australia’s most significant Impressionist and Modern artists.  This rare and prestigious private collection was assembled with great discernment and foresight over the past thirty years.

Consign now with Australia's leading art auctioneer for our May sale of Important Australian Art to be held in Sydney. 

Sotheby’s Australia led the Australian art auction market in 2016 with $32.5 million sold at auction and achieved 6 of the 10 highest results for Australian paintings last year, including establishing a new auction record for a living artist with Charles Blackman's The Game of Chess 1956 for $1,799,500.

Our carefully curated May sale will include outstanding examples of Colonial, Impressionist, Modern and Contemporary Australian Art.  

For a complimentary and confidential appraisal, please contact one of our highly experienced specialists.  You may also use our appraisal estimate form.

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CONTACT INFORMATION +

Specialists

Geoffrey Smith

Geoffrey Smith

Chairman

Australian & International Art
Melbourne  |  Sydney
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E: Geoffrey Smith

Gary Singer

Chief Executive Officer

Australian & International Art
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E: Gary Singer
       
Fiona Hayward

Fiona Hayward

Senior Specialist

Australian & International Art
Melbourne
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E: Fiona Hayward

Brett Ballard

Brett Ballard

Senior Specialist

Australian & International Art
Sydney
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E: Brett Ballard
Sally Upjohn

Sally Upjohn

Administrator

Australian & International Art
Melbourne
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E: Sally Upjohn
Liza Hallam

Liza Hallam

Administrator

Australian & International Art
Melbourne
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E: Liza Hallam