Sotheby's Australia

Important Australian art

AU0828 | 28 August 2018 | Sydney | 6.30 pm

BRETT WHITELEY 1939-1992, Bathroom and Figure 1963. Sold for $512,400 May 2018. (c) Wendy Whiteley
DEL KATHRYN BARTON, born 1972, Of Pollen 2013. Sold for $378,200 May 2018. ***Auction Record for the Artist.*** (c) Del Kathryn Barton/Courtesy of Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
WILLIAM DELAFIELD COOK 1936-2015, Headland, Hawkesbury River 1985. Sold for $366,000 May 2018. ***Auction Record for the Artist.***
Sale Number: AU0828

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Sotheby's Australia continues its art auction market leadership with stunning results achieved at the May sale of Important Australian & New Zealand Art with a total of $8.84 million with 82.3% sold by value, including seven new artist auction records.  The result represents the highest total for an art auction in Australia for 2018.

Sotheby's Australia offers unique and unparalleled in-house scholarship and access to local and international collectors.  Our carefully curated August 2018 sale will include significant examples of historical, modern and contemporary Australian art.

To participate in this important sale, please contact our highly experienced specialists for a confidential appraisal.  You may also use our appraisal estimate form.

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Geoffrey Smith

Geoffrey Smith

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Australian & International Art
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Gary Singer

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Australian & International Art
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Fiona Hayward

Fiona Hayward

Senior Specialist

Australian & International Art
Melbourne
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Brett Ballard

Brett Ballard

Senior Specialist

Australian & International Art
Sydney
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Liza Hallam

Liza Hallam

Administrator

Australian & International Art
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