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PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION, SYDNEY

RUSSELL DRYSDALE
1912-1981

Long Tom 1961

Estimate $10,000 - $15,000

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© The Estate of Russell Drysdale

PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION, SYDNEY

RUSSELL DRYSDALE

1912-1981
Long Tom 1961

ink and watercolour on paper
inscribed 'Caption ("Bill's a good / old bloke'' he said. / page 107' lower left; signed, dated and inscribed 'Long Tom. R.D. 61.' lower right
52 x 34.7 cm

  • Lot Sold $10,000 (Hammer Price)
  • $12,200 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Provenance

Artlovers, Sydney
Private Collection, Sydney, acquired from the above in 1963

Exhibited

Russell Drysdale: Drawings from "Journey Among Men", The Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 3-10 December 1962, no. 39

Literature

Jock Marshall and Russell Drysdale, Journey Among Men, Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1962, p. 133 (illustrated)

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