Sotheby's Australia

Important Australian & International Art

AU0833 | 9 April 2019 | Sydney | 6.30pm | InterContinental Sydney, 117 Macquarie Street

Sale Number: AU0833

Important Australian & International Art

This sale presents a collection of extraordinary moments in Australian art history. Surveying major stylistic developments, this auction offers rare and prestigious examples of Naturalism, Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Modernism, and Abstraction, along with ground-breaking paintings, sculptures and works on paper by the most influential artistic innovators of historical, modern and contemporary Australian & International Art.

Melbourne

14-16 Collins Street
MELBOURNE  VIC  3000
Tel: +61 (0)3 9508 9900
Fax: +61 (0)3 9671 3096
enquiries@sothebysaustralia.com.au

 

Sydney

30 Queen Street
WOOLLAHRA  NSW  2025
Tel: +61 (0)2 9302 2402
Fax: +61 (0)2 9263 1100
enquiries@sothebysaustralia.com.au

 
CONTACT INFORMATION +

Specialists

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

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
       
Fiona Hayward

Fiona Hayward

Senior Specialist

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

Brett Ballard

Brett Ballard

Senior Specialist

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

Liza Hallam

Administrator

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

Auction Results & Details

Sale Total: Total Sales Figure (Including Premuim) $8,626,620.00

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EXHIBITION TIMES +

EXHIBITION

MELBOURNE

14-16 Collins Street, Melbourne 

Wednesday 27 March: 10am - 5pm

Thursday 28 March: 10am - 5pm

Friday 29 March: 10am - 5pm

Saturday 30 March: 10am - 5pm

Sunday 31 March: 10am - 5pm

SYDNEY

30 Queen Street, Woollahra

Thursday 4 April: 10am - 5pm

Friday 5 April: 10am - 5pm

Saturday 6 April: 10am - 5pm

Sunday 7 April: 10am - 5pm

Monday 8 April: 10am - 5pm

Tuesday 9 April: 10am - 5pm








Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © The Estate of Joel Elenberg
26 JOEL ELENBERG
1948-1980

Mask D (1980)

$100,000-140,000 Lot Sold: $134,200 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © John Olsen/Copyright Agency, 2019
27 JOHN OLSEN
born 1928

Seafood Paella 2007

$700,000-900,000 Lot Sold: $1,037,000 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © The Estate of Russell Drysdale
28 RUSSELL DRYSDALE
1912-1981

Boy on a Log (1953)

$250,000-350,000 Lot Sold: $305,000 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © The Estate of John Perceval/Copyright Agency, 2019
29 JOHN PERCEVAL
1923-2000

Sheena in the Garden 1966

$30,000-40,000 Lot Sold: $36,600 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © The Estate of John Perceval/Copyright Agency, 2019
30 JOHN PERCEVAL
1923-2000

White Angel (Kathie) 1964-1965

$25,000-35,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © Wendy Whiteley
31 BRETT WHITELEY
1939-1992

Nude in the Bath 1978

$70,000-90,000 Lot Sold: $85,400 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © The Trustees of the Sidney Nolan Trust/Bridgeman Images
32 SIDNEY NOLAN
1917-1992

Ned Kelly: Bridge 1964

$500,000-700,000 Lot Sold: $793,000 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © The Estate of Arthur Boyd/Copyright Agency, 2019
33 ARTHUR BOYD
1920-1999

Williamstown Winter (1959)

$150,000-250,000 Lot Sold: $317,200 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © The Estate of Arthur Boyd/Copyright Agency, 2019
34 ARTHUR BOYD
1920-1999

Nebuchadnezzar Blind on a Starry Night (1968)

$50,000-70,000 Lot Sold: $61,000 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © The Estate of Clement Meadmore/Copyright Agency, 2019
36 CLEMENT MEADMORE
1929-2005

Fidgety Feet 1978

$15,000-20,000 Lot Sold: $40,260 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © Cressida Campbell/Copyright Agency, 2019
37 CRESSIDA CAMPBELL
born 1960

Jonquils and Newspaper (1990)

$25,000-35,000 Lot Sold: $46,360 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © Charles Blackman/Copyright Agency, 2019
39 CHARLES BLACKMAN
1928-2018

Eyes - Girl with Cat (1952)

$35,000-55,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © Garry Shead/Copyright Agency, 2019
40 GARRY SHEAD
born 1942

Morning in Thirroul (1994)

$65,000-85,000 Lot Sold: $79,300 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © John Olsen/Copyright Agency, 2019
41 JOHN OLSEN
born 1928

Frog Drawing 2001

$15,000-25,000 Lot Sold: $26,840 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © The Estate of David Larwill/Courtesy of Fiona Larwill and Sotheby's Australia
42 DAVID LARWILL
1956-2011

Contemplating His Place in Humanity 2011

$25,000-35,000 Lot Sold: $35,380 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © The Trustees of the Sidney Nolan Trust/Bridgeman Images
43 SIDNEY NOLAN
1917-1992

Ned Kelly 1966

$15,000-20,000 Lot Sold: $41,480 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © Namatjira Legacy Trust/Copyright Agency, 2019
44 ALBERT NAMATJIRA
1902-1959

Ghost Gum, Central Australia

$55,000-65,000 Lot Sold: $73,200 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © Albert & Barbara Tucker Foundation. Courtesy of Sotheby's Australia
45 ALBERT TUCKER
1914-1999

Girl Bathing 1963

$10,000-15,000 Lot Sold: $12,200 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © The Estate of Arthur Boyd/Copyright Agency, 2018
46 ARTHUR BOYD
1920-1999

The Thicket (1950)

$20,000-30,000 Lot Sold: $24,400 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © Wendy Whiteley
47 BRETT WHITELEY
1939-1992

Winter Willows (1979)

$60,000-80,000 Lot Sold: $85,400 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © Albert & Barbara Tucker Foundation. Courtesy of Sotheby's Australia
49 ALBERT TUCKER
1914-1999

Faun and Parrot, Dusk 1968

$60,000-80,000 Lot Sold: $73,200 (including buyer's premium)
Important Australian & International Art- AU0833 © Lou Klepac
50 NORA HEYSEN
1911-2003

Camellias 1949

$25,000-35,000 Lot Sold: $41,480 (including buyer's premium)

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