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PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION, SYDNEY

WILLIAM DOBELL
1899-1970

Colour Abstract (Scene on the Harbour) 1960

Estimate $60,000 - $80,000

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© The Estate of William Dobell/Licenced by Viscopy, 2018

PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION, SYDNEY

WILLIAM DOBELL

1899-1970
Colour Abstract (Scene on the Harbour) 1960

oil on composition board
signed and dated 'DOBELL / 60' lower left
59.5 x 71 cm

Provenance

Mr Camille Gheysens, Sydney
Australian Historical and Contemporary Drawings and Paintings, Christie's Australia, Melbourne, 6 March 1970, lot 73, illustrated
Travelodge Art Collection, Melbourne
Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne (stock 5584)
Private Collection, Melbourne, acquired from the above on 1 July 1976
Private Collection, Sydney
Private Collection, Sydney, by descent from the above

Exhibited

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1963 (label verso)
Travelodge Art Collection, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 4-28 November 1971, 'Scene of the Harbour' (label verso)
Winter Exhibition 1976: Recent Acquisitions, Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne, 7-18 June 1976, no. 71, illustrated

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Administrator

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