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THE DAVID NEWBY COLLECTION OF AUSTRALIAN ART, SYDNEY

ELIOTH GRUNER
1882-1939

Fisherman, Coogee Beach 1913

Estimate $60,000 - $80,000

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THE DAVID NEWBY COLLECTION OF AUSTRALIAN ART, SYDNEY

ELIOTH GRUNER

1882-1939
Fisherman, Coogee Beach 1913

oil on wood
signed and dated 'E GRUNER / 1913' lower right
19 x 28 cm

  • Lot Sold $135,000 (Hammer Price)
  • $164,700 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Provenance

Dr George H. Abbott, Sydney, by November 1913
Mr William Grant Buckle, Sydney
Private Collection, Perth, by descent from the above
Australian and International Art, Sotheby's Australia, Melbourne, 21 November 2006, lot 13, illustrated
Mr David Newby, Sydney, acquired from the above
The David Newby Collection of Australian Art, Sydney

Exhibited

Society of Artists' Annual Exhibition, Queen Victoria Markets, Sydney, November 1913, no. 16

Literature

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (eds), Elioth Gruner's Oil Paintings, Art in Australia, Sydney, 3rd Series, No. 50, June 1933, p. 27 (illustrated), 'Beach Study'
Leon Gellerty and Sydney Ure Smith, The Home Annual (Australia Beautiful), John Fairfax and Sons, Sydney, 1934, p. 20 (illustrated), 'Beach Study'

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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
Sally Upjohn

Sally Upjohn

Administrator

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

Liza Hallam

Administrator

Australian & International Art
Melbourne
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900
E: Liza Hallam
The David Newby Collection of Australian Art

AU0813A  |  3 May 2017  |  Sydney
6.30 pm


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