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PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION, SYDNEY

GODFREY MILLER
1893-1964

Seated Figure (circa 1935-1936)

Estimate $28,000 - $38,000

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PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION, SYDNEY

GODFREY MILLER

1893-1964
Seated Figure (circa 1935-1936)

oil and pencil on canvasboard
signed 'GCM' lower right
35.5 x 25.5 cm

  • Lot Sold SOLD (Hammer Price)

Provenance

The Estate of the Late Godfrey Miller, Sydney (JH421) (certificate verso)
Artarmon Galleries, Sydney
Private Collection, Sydney, acquired from the above on 5 July 1966

Exhibited

Godfrey Miller, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 March – 5 May 1996, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 15 May – 17 June 1996, illustrated

Literature

John Henshaw, Godfrey Miller, Darlinghurst Galleries, Sydney, 1965, plate 34, '(1937-1938)'
Deborah Edwards with contributions by John Henshaw and Ann Wookey, Godfrey Miller, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1996, plate 20, pp. 30 (illustrated), 31, 120
Look, Art Gallery Society of New South Wales, Sydney, April 1996, p. 6 (illustrated)
Lesley Harding and Sue Cramer, Cubism & Australian Art, The Miegunyah Press, Melbourne and Heide Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne, 2009, p. 159 (illustrated)

sold together with
GODFREY MILLER
1893-1964
Untitled Figure Drawing (circa 1935-1940)
pencil on paper
signed 'GM. / JH.' lower left; inscribed '724' lower left
20 x 12.5 cm

PROVENANCE
The Estate of the Late Godfrey Miller, Sydney (JH724)
Darlinghurst Galleries, Sydney (label verso)
Artarmon Galleries, Sydney
Private Collection, Sydney, acquired from the above on 23 August 1966

EXHIBITED
Godfrey Miller, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 March – 5 May 1996, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 15 May – 17 June 1996, illustrated

LITERATURE
John Henshaw, Godfrey Miller, Darlinghurst Galleries, Sydney, 1965, plate 34, '(1937-1938)'
Deborah Edwards with contributions by John Henshaw and Ann Wookey, Godfrey Miller, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1996, plate 21, pp. 31 (illustrated), 127

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