SH101 - Australian and International Art

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Monday 25 August 2014 at 6:00pmShapiro Gallery, 162 Queen St, Woollahra, SydneyWoollahra Hotel Function Room, 116 Queen Street, Woollahra, Sydney

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Saturday 16 - Monday 25 August 2014 11:00am to 5:00pm
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Australian and International Art

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  • 1_1
    LOT 001

    Sidney Nolan (1917-1992)


    Carcass

    black ink on paper

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$720 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 22.5 x 30 cm
    • Provenance: Shapiro Auctioneers, Australian and International art, Sydney, 11/09/2007, Lot No. 35, Estate of Lorraine Belle Short
    • Labels: with accompanying letter from Dr Elwyn Lynn confirming the authenticity of the work dated 20 August 1993
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    LOT 002

    Elaine Haxton (1909-1999)


    Boys in Trees, Windsor

    ink, pencil and gouache, signed l.r.c. 'Elaine Haxton'

    EST.$200 - $300Sold for$360 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 12 x 15 cm
    • Provenance: McKenzies Auctioneers, Fine Art, Decorative Arts, Jewellery And Selected Furniture, Perth, 03 June 2009, Lot No. 111, Private Collection, NSW
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    LOT 003

    Robert Emerson Curtis (1898-1996)


    The Great Arch in Construction, 1930

    gouache on paper, signed and dated l.r.c. 'Robert Emerson Curtis, 1930

    EST.$200 - $300Sold for$840 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 11.5 x 16.5 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, NSW
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    LOT 004

    Nancy Borlase (1914-2006)


    Old Brick Works, Ryde No.2, 1949

    oil on board, signed l.r.c. 'NB', inscribed, titled and dated verso 'Nancy Borlase/Old Brick Works, Ryde No.2/1949'

    EST.$1,500 - $2,500Sold for$2,880 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 39.5 x 50 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 005

    Gwyn Hanssen-Pigott (1935-2013)


    Trio with Shallow Dish, 2010

    woodfired translucent porcelain, stamped at base

    EST.$1,400 - $1,800Sold for$2,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 6.4 cm width 27.5 cm diameter 14.8 cm
    • Provenance: Rex Irwin Art Dealer, 2010, Private Collection, NSW
    • Exhibited: Gwyn Hanssen-Pigott, Rex Irwin Art Dealer, 24 November - 18 December, 2009
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    LOT 006

    Roland Shakespeare Wakelin (1887-1971)


    Still life

    oil on board, signed and dated l.r.c. 'R Wakelin'

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000
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    LOT 007

    Ray Crooke (b. 1922)


    Islanders

    oil on canvas, signed l.l.c. 'R Crooke'

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$4,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 41 x 51 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 008

    Robert Dickerson (b. 1924)


    The Meeting, 1998

    charcoal on paper, signed l.r.c. 'Dickerson'

    EST.$6,000 - $9,000
    • Measurements: 76 x 56 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 009

    Kevin Charles (Pro) Hart (1928 -2006)


    The Ghost of Henry Lawson, 1976

    oil on board, titled, signed and dated l.m. 'The Ghost of Henry Lawson, Pro Hart '76'

    EST.$5,000 - $7,000
    • Measurements: 61 x 60 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, NSW
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    LOT 010

    Gwyn Hanssen-Pigott (1935-2013)


    Cloud, 2011

    woodfired translucent porcelain bowl stamped with roundel

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$1,952 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 8.5 cm diameter 20 cm
    • Provenance: Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Private Collection, NSW
    • Exhibited: Gwyn Hanssen-Pigott: Porcelain, Sophie Gannon Gallery, Richmond, VIC, May 2011, Black & white featuring Picasso, Rex Irwin Art Dealer, 22 November-17 December 2011
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    LOT 011

    Lloyd Frederic Rees (1895-1988)


    Tasmanian Mountains, 1973

    oil on composition board, signed and dated l.r.c. 'L. R. '73'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000Sold for$8,640 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 30 x 32 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Brisbane
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    LOT 012

    Jean Isherwood (1911-2006)


    Banksia Still Life, 1949

    oil on board, signed and dated l.r.c. 'Jean Isherwood, 49'

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$4,560 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 37 x 45 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 013

    Alan D. Baker (1914-1987)


    Brunner Roses

    oil on board, signed l.l.c 'Alan D. Baker' titled verso 'Brunner Roses'

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$900 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 21 x 34.5 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 014

    Paul Jones (1921-1997)


    Purple Orchid

    gouache on paper, signed l.l.m. 'Paul Jones'

    EST.$600 - $800Sold for$840 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 37 x 32 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 015

    Alan D. Baker (1914-1987)


    Cherry Blossom

    oil on board, signed l.r.c. 'Alan D. Baker,' titled verso 'Cherry Blossom'

    EST.$2,500 - $3,500
    • Measurements: 58 x 45 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Qld
    • Labels: Artist's paper label
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    LOT 016

    Ernest Buckmaster (1897-1968)


    Landscape, 1926

    oil on canvas, signed and dated l.l.c. 'Buckmaster, 1926'

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$2,684 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 83 x 67 cms
    • Provenance: Private Collection, WA
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    LOT 017

    Charles Conder (1868-1909)


    Ballet Dressing Room Scene

    charcoal on paper

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000
    • Measurements: 22.5 x 37.5 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 018

    Quentin Jacobsen


    Donald Friend in his Studio, 1979

    signed numbered and dated l.r.c. '1/10,Quentin Jacobsen, 1979

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$1,830 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 42 x 46 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 019

    Cecil Beaton (1904-1980)


    Two Portraits of Betty Fairfax, London, c. 1927

    vintage gelatin silver print, each signed l.r.c. 'Cecil Beaton'

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000
    • Measurements: each 27 x 20 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 020

    Jacques Raymond Brascassat (Attrib.) (French, 1804-1867)


    Pastoral Scene , 1824 and Riverside Landscape, 1823

    oil on canvas, stamped to reverse of canvas 'Belot/Rue de l'Arbre Sec/No.5,' initialled and dated to reverse of frame 'CR 1824' and inscribed 'No 4 M delagatineria', A/F, oil on canvas, one signed l.r.c. 'RB 1823' (2)

    EST.$5,000 - $7,000
    • Measurements: 24 x 33 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 021

    Louis McCubbin (1890-1952)


    Landscape

    oil on board, signed l.l.c. 'Louis McCubbin', titled and inscribed verso 'Landscape, Louis McCubbin'

    EST.$800 - $1,200
    • Measurements: 28 x 35.5 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 022

    Lance Solomon (1913-1989)


    Tuggerah Lakes

    oil on board, signed l.r.c. ' Solomon'

    EST.$400 - $600
    • Measurements: 25 x 30 cm
    • Provenance: Artlovers Gallery, Artarmon, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Labels: Artlovers Gallery, Artarmon, NSW
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    LOT 023

    Roland Shakespeare Wakelin (1887-1971)


    Bend in the Road Hunters Hill Landscape, 1961

    oil on board, signed and dated l.r.c. 'R Wakelin '61'

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000
    • Measurements: 29 x 39 cm
    • Provenance: Lawsons Auctioneers, 1981, The Estate of Robert Hart-Jones, Sydney
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    LOT 024

    Jean Isherwood (1911-2006)


    Emus on the Plain

    oil on board, signed l.r.c. 'Jean Isherwood'

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,320 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 59 x 89.5 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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