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FREDERICK MCCUBBIN
1855-1917

An Old Politician 1879

Estimate $80,000 – $100,000

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FREDERICK MCCUBBIN

1855-1917
An Old Politician 1879

oil on paper on board
signed and dated 'F. McCubbin. 1879' lower left; signed and inscribed '"An Old Politician"/ Frederick McCubbin / £8.8.0' ' verso
53.7 x 38.3 cm

  • Lot Sold $480,000 (Hammer Price)
  • $585,600 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Provenance

Private Collection, Melbourne
Private Collection, by descent from the above

Literature

The Ninth Exhibition of the Victorian Academy of Arts, Melbourne, 12 April 1879, no. 69, \xA38.8.0 Victorian Artists' Society, Melbourne, 22 March 2016

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Important Australian Art

AU0837  |  27 Aug 2019  |  Sydney
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