Sotheby's Australia

The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection

AU0821B | 21 March 2018 | Sydney | 7.30 pm

Kirk Pengilly of INXS with guitars consigned for auction
A Fender L-Series Stratocaster 'Candy Apple Red' custom colour electric guitar, 1964. Sold for $42,700 March 2018
A Gibson Les Paul custom ebony electric guitar with OHSC, 1969. Sold for $17,690 March 2018
A Selmer MK-VI baritone saxophone, 1975. Sold for $21,960 March 2018
A Gigson ES-335 'Cherry' electric guitar, 1968. Sold for $12,200 March 2018
Sale Number: AU0821B

The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection

On 21 March 2018, Sotheby’s Australia conducted an important sale of Australian music history from the private collection of Mr Kirk Pengilly, founding member, guitarist, saxophonist and backing vocalist for INXS.  The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection comprised rare guitars, and a selection of the working instruments used in studio recordings such as The Swing, Listen Like Thieves, X, Welcome to Wherever You Are, Kick and concert tours associated with those albums and realised $228,323 with 143% sold by value.

 
CONTACT INFORMATION +

Specialists

 

Guy Cairnduff

Guy Cairnduff

Head

Arts & Design
Melbourne  |  Sydney
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900
T: +61 (0)2 9302 2402
E: Guy Cairnduff

Geoffrey Smith

Geoffrey Smith

Chairman

Australian & International Art
Melbourne  |  Sydney
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900
T: +61 (0)2 9302 2402
E: Geoffrey Smith
       

Matthew Liveriadis

Consultant Specialist, Guitars

Arts & Design
Melbourne
T: +61 (0)2 9302 2402
E: Matthew Liveriadis

Olivia Jia

Administrator

Arts & Design
Melbourne
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900
E: Olivia Jia



 

Auction Results & Details

Sale Total: $228,323 including buyer's premium

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EXHIBITION TIMES +

EXHIBITION

SYDNEY | 30 & 34 QUEEN STREET, WOOLLAHRA

THU. 15 MAR 18 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEDT
FRI. 16 MAR 18 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEDT
SAT. 17 MAR 18 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEDT
SUN. 18 MAR 18 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEDT
MON. 19 MAR 18 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEDT
TUE. 20 MAR 18 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEDT
WED. 21 MAR 18 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEDT








The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
135 A Fender Telecaster Thinline 'Sunburst' electric guitar, 1976 Estimate $5,000 - $8,000 Lot Sold: $6,100 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
136 A Maton EBG808C small body acoustic/electric guitar Estimate $1,500 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $2,318 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
137 A Telecaster custom 'Sunburst' electric guitar, 1977 Estimate $2,500 - $3,500 Lot Sold: $3,416 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
138 A Fender Stratocaster Elite electric guitar, 1982 Estimate $1,000 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $3,050 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
139 A Fender L-Series VI six string 'Sunburst ' electric bass guitar, 1965 Estimate $3,000 - $4,000 Lot Sold: $4,880 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
140 A G&L 25th anniversary ASAT custom 'Honey Mahogany' electric guitar Estimate $1,800 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $2,196 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
141 A Fender L-Series Stratocaster 'Candy Apple Red' custom colour electric guitar, 1964 Estimate $35,000 - $45,000 Lot Sold: $42,700 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
143 An Ernie Ball Music Man Axis Super Sport electric guitar, 2006 Estimate $1,800 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $2,196 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
144 An Ovation Deacon 'Cherry Red' electric guitar Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,196 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
145 An Alvarez Yairi DY63 acoustic/electric guitar Estimate $1,000 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $1,037 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
146 A Gibson SG electric guitar, 1972 Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $3,416 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
147 A Gibson ES-335 'Cherry' electric guitar, 1972 Estimate $3,500 - $4,500 Lot Sold: $4,880 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
148 A Gibson ES-340 Blonde electric guitar with OHSC, 1969 Estimate $3,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $4,758 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
149 A Neumann U89i condenser microphone Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $4,880 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
150 A Gibson ES-335 'Cherry' electric guitar, 1968 Estimate $5,000 - $8,000 Lot Sold: $12,200 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
151 A Gibson Les Paul custom ebony electric guitar with OHSC, 1969 Estimate $12,000 - $15,000 Lot Sold: $17,690 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
152 A collection of five vintage guitar effects pedals Estimate $1,000 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $1,830 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
153 A G&L ASAT III electric guitar Estimate $1,800 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $3,416 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
154 A G&L ASAT Deluxe electric guitar, 1996 Estimate $1,800 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $2,196 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
155 A Greg Fryer Ian Moss model Stratocaster electric guitar Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $4,270 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
156 A G&L ASAT transfer red flame electric guitar Estimate $1,000 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $1,586 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
157 A Kramer Sunburst Super Strat E.E Pro 1 electric guitar Estimate $1,000 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $2,318 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
158 An AKG C-12B microphone and transformer Estimate $4,000 - $6,000 Lot Sold: $4,880 (including buyer's premium)
The Kirk Pengilly (INXS) Collection - AU0821B
159 A Neumann U67 valve microphone Estimate $6,000 - $8,000 Lot Sold: $10,370 (including buyer's premium)

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