Sotheby's Australia

Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design

AU0832 | 20 March 2019 | Sydney | 6 PM

SCHULIM KRIMPER 1893-1971, Desk (1955). Estimate $20,000-30,000.
FERDINAND PREISS 1882-1942, Flame Leaper (circa 1935). Estimate $60,000-80,000.
NORMAN LINDSAY 1879-1969, Madam, My Wife (1930). Estimate $20,000-30,000.
An impressive embroidered silk and ivory-inset carved wood four-panel screen late Qing dynasty. Estimate $70,000-80,000.
H.J. JOHNSTONE 1835-1907, A Billabong in the Goulburn Valley, Victoria, Australia 1878. Estimate $80,000-100,000.
A mother of pearl inlaid huanghuali plank top pedestal table, Jiaji'an Qing dynasty. Estimate $35,000-45,000.
The 1959 Caulfield Cup, won by Regal Wench, 9ct gold, T. Gaunt & Co., Melbourne. Estimate $50,000-60,000.
Sale Number: AU0832

Collections
Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design

AUCTION

20 MARCH 2019  |  6 PM AEDT
The Hughenden Boutique Hotel
14 Queen Street
WOOLLAHRA

 

EXHIBITION

SYDNEY
14-20 MARCH 2019 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEDT
30 Queen Street
WOOLLAHRA

 

The digital version of the catalogue for Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design is available to view online.

Positioned as Australia's pre-eminent arts and design auction, this sale assembles important furniture, paintings, metalwork, glass, ceramics, works on paper, jades, and textiles, selected for their quality, rarity, beauty and historical significance.  Collectively the works define and contribute to our understanding of our multi-cultural nation and the treasures it houses.

 
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
       

Ann Roberts

Ann Roberts

Consultant Specialist, Asian Art

Arts & Design
Melbourne
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900
E: Ann Roberts

Anthony Hurl

Anthony Hurl

Consultant Specialist

Arts & Design
Adelaide
T: +61 (0)8 7225 7836
E: Anthony Hurl
       

Brett Ballard

Brett Ballard

Senior Specialist

Australian & International Art
Sydney
T: +61 (0)2 9302 2402
E: Brett Ballard

Fiona Hayward

Fiona Hayward

Senior Specialist

Australian & International Art
Melbourne
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900
E: Fiona Hayward
        

Marlene Cartlidge

Administrator

Arts & Design
Melbourne
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900
E: Marlene Cartlidge

Gary Singer

Chief Executive Officer

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

Auction Results & Details

Sale Total: Total Sales Figure (Including Premium) $1,416,420

EXHIBITION TIMES +

EXHIBITION

SYDNEY | 30 QUEEN STREET, WOOLLAHRA
THU. 14 MAR. 19 | 10AM-5PM
FRI. 15 MAR. 19 | 10AM-5PM
SAT. 16 MAR. 19 | 10AM-5PM
SUN. 17 MAR. 19 | 10AM-5PM
MON. 18 MAR. 19 | 10AM-5PM
TUE. 19 MAR. 19 | 10AM-5PM
WED. 20 MAR. 19 | 10AM-5PM








Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
26 Three jade pendants Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,440 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
27 A jade 'duck and boy' carving Qing dynasty, 19th century Estimate $4,000 - $6,000 Lot Sold: $13,420 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
28 A jade carving of a qilin Qing dynasty, 19th century Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,440 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
29 Two jade carvings, 19th/20th century Estimate $2,500 - $3,500    Lot Sold: SOLD
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
30 An agate brushrest Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $3,660 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
33 An archaistic celadon jade vase and cover Qing dynasty, 19th century Estimate $6,000 - $8,000 Lot Sold: $7,320 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
34 A celadon jade carving of a sampan Qing dynasty, 19th century Estimate $4,000 - $6,000 Lot Sold: $12,200 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
35 A soapstone 'mythical beast' seal, 19th/20th century Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $6,710 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
36 A soapstone 'dragon' seal Estimate $1,200 - $1,800 Lot Sold: $5,490 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
37 A soapstone carving of a mythical beast, 19th/20th century Estimate $2,500 - $3,500 Lot Sold: $11,590 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
40 A jade 'mythical beast' rhyton, 19th/20th century Estimate $4,500 - $6,500 Lot Sold: $6,710 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
41 A gilt bronze figure of Vajradhara, Mongolia, Zanabazar style Estimate $4,500 - $6,500 Lot Sold: $12,200 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
42 A repousse gilt bronze figure of White Tara, Mongolia, circa 1800 Estimate $5,000 - $6,000 Lot Sold: $20,740 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
43 A gilt-lacquered bronze figure of Amitayus Ming dynasty Estimate $4,500 - $6,500 Lot Sold: $9,150 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
44 A gilt bronze figure of Maitreya Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,928 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
46 A cloisonné enamel 'peony' moon flask late Qing dynasty Estimate $8,000 - $10,000 Lot Sold: $14,640 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
47 A bronze censer Qing dynasty Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $21,350 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
49 A bronze figure of Guandi late Ming/Qing dynasty Estimate $12,000 - $18,000 Lot Sold: $14,640 (including buyer's premium)
Collections: Important Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0832
50 A carved wood cabinet, 19th/20th century Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $4,636 (including buyer's premium)

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