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THE DAVID NEWBY COLLECTION OF AUSTRALIAN ART, SYDNEY

RAY CROOKE
1922-2015

Xavier Herbert 1962

Estimate $40,000 - $60,000

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© The Estate of Ray Crooke. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia

THE DAVID NEWBY COLLECTION OF AUSTRALIAN ART, SYDNEY

RAY CROOKE

1922-2015
Xavier Herbert 1962

oil on composition board
signed and dated 'R Crooke / 62' lower right
76.7 x 106.8 cm

  • Lot Sold $40,000 (Hammer Price)
  • $48,800 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Provenance

Mr George Shirling
Private Collection
Fine Australian Paintings and Drawings, Sotheby's Australia, Sydney, 22 October 1986, lot 138, 'Portrait of Xavier Herbert', illustrated
Mr David Newby, Sydney, acquired from the above
The David Newby Collection of Australian Art, Sydney

Exhibited

Archibald Prize 1962, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 January – 17 February 1963, no. 39
Ray Crooke, John Martin & Co. Limited, Adelaide, 3-30 March 1972, no. 49, '1963'

Literature

Rosemary Dobson, Focus on Ray Crooke, University of Queensland Press, Brisbane, 1971, pp. 43, 44 (illustrated), 49

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Specialists

Geoffrey Smith

Geoffrey Smith

Chairman

Australian & International Art
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E: Geoffrey Smith

Gary Singer

Chief Executive Officer

Australian & International Art
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E: Gary Singer
       
Fiona Hayward

Fiona Hayward

Senior Specialist

Australian & International Art
Melbourne
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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
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E: Sally Upjohn
Liza Hallam

Liza Hallam

Administrator

Australian & International Art
Melbourne
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E: Liza Hallam
The David Newby Collection of Australian Art

AU0813A  |  3 May 2017  |  Sydney
6.30 pm


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