SH128 - Australian and International Art

Auction Details

Tuesday 29 November 2016 at 6:30pmShapiro Gallery, 162 Queen St, Woollahra, SydneyWoollahra Hotel Function Room, 116 Queen Street, Woollahra, Sydney

On View

Saturday 19 - Tuesday 29 November 2016 11:00am to 5:00pm

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  • 1_1
    LOT 001

    Peter Booth (b. 1940)


    Figures, 1977

    charcoal, ink and wash on paper

    EST.$1,500 - $2,500Sold for$4,320 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 29 x 40 cm
    • Provenance: The Collection of Ray Hughes
    • Labels: ©
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    LOT 002

    Dorothy Braund (1926-2013)


    Sunbather, 1972

    oil on board, signed and dated l.r.c. 'Braund, '72'

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$2,160 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 30 x 47 cm
    • Provenance: Eastgate & Holst Gallery, Melbourne, Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 003

    Del Kathryn Barton (b.1972)


    Blue Eyes, 1999

    graphite and pastel on paper, signed and dated l.r.c. 'Del Kathryn, 1999'

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$3,240 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 54 x 35 cm
    • Provenance: The Collection of Ray Hughes
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    LOT 004

    Brett Whiteley (1939-1992)


    Zoo, 1979

    deluxe limited edition book, edition 4/8, together with wash on paper, stamped l.r.c. 'BW' and etching, numbered and signed below image '4/8, Brett Whiteley'

    EST.$5,000 - $7,000Sold for$9,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 25 x 17 cm 28 x 20 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
    • Reference: Deluxe limited edition book with 38 colour plates, published by Gryphon Books, Melbourne, 1979, quarto black leather bound
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    LOT 005

    John Olsen (b.1928)


    Joyful Countryside

    mixed media on paper

    EST.$6,000 - $9,000Sold for$13,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 79 x 100 cm
    • Provenance: The Collection of Ray Hughes
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    LOT 006

    Godfrey Miller (1893-1964)


    Abstract Garden

    oil on composition board, inscribed verso 'JH185'

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$5,760 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 23 x 33 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of the Late Godfrey Miller, The Collection of Ray Hughes
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    LOT 007

    John Perceval (1923-2000)


    Amongst the Corn

    oil on canvas, signed l.l.c. 'Perceval', titled and signed verso 'Amongst the Corn, Perceval'

    EST.$6,000 - $9,000Sold for$6,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 30.5 x 25 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Qld
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    LOT 008

    John Olsen (b.1928)


    Water Jug, 1982

    earthenware, signed and dated to base 'John Olsen '82'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000
    • Measurements: height 38.5 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, NSW 1982-2004, Private Collection Melbourne
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    LOT 009

    Tim Storrier (b. 1949)


    The Cruel Sea, (Study), 1997

    acrylic on board, titled, signed and dated l.r.c. 'The Cruel Sea, (Study), Storrier, 1997'

    EST.$12,000 - $18,000Sold for$20,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 40 x 50 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Qld
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    LOT 010

    John Olsen (b.1928)


    The Squid at Sunset, 2005

    oil on board, signed and dated l.r.c. 'John Olsen, '05', inscribed, signed and dated verso 'The Squid at Sunset, John Olsen, '05'

    EST.$12,000 - $16,000
    • Measurements: 35 x 40 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 011

    Elizabeth Cummings (b. 1934)


    Inside the Yellow Room, 2005

    oil on canvas, signed l.l.c. 'Cummings', titled and dated verso 'Inside the Yellow Room, 2005'

    EST.$15,000 - $25,000Sold for$43,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 130 x 115 cm
    • Provenance: King Street Gallery on William, Sydney, Private Collection, Qld
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    LOT 012

    John Olsen (b. 1928)


    Blue Pond

    watercolour on paper, signed l.r.c. 'John Olsen'

    EST.$18,000 - $26,000Sold for$20,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 46.5 x 74.5 cm
    • Provenance: Barry Stern Galleries, Sydney, Private Collection, Qld
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    LOT 013

    Ralph Balson (1890-1964)


    Matter Painting Series, 1962

    oil on board, signed and dated l.r.c. 'R. Balson, '62'

    EST.$25,000 - $35,000
    • Measurements: 107 x 137 cm
    • Provenance: Gallery A, Paddington Watters Gallery, Sydney Private Collection, Sydney
    • Labels: Gallery A, Paddington, Certificate of Authenticity, 1962
    • Exhibited: 3rd Memorial Exhibition 1969, Gallery A, Paddington, cat no. 32'
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    LOT 014

    Michael Johnson (b. 1938)


    Untitled, 1987

    oil on canvas, signed and dated verso 'M. Johnson, '87'

    EST.$18,000 - $26,000
    • Measurements: 213 x 152 cm
    • Provenance: Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, Private Collection, NSW
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    LOT 015

    Euan MacLeod (b. 1956)


    Triptych, Sculpture Between Boat and Bed, 2005

    oil on canvas, titled, dated and signed verso 'Triptych, Sculpture Between Boat and Bed, 2005, Euan MacLeod' (3)

    EST.$18,000 - $26,000Sold for$21,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 120 x 252 cm each panel 120 x 84
    • Provenance: Watters Gallery, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Exhibited: Euan Macleod New Paintings, Watters Gallery, Sydney, 18th May 11th June, 2005
    • Reference: Literature: O'Brien G. Euan MacLeod, the Painter in the Painting, pages 44 and 197, pp 56 and 57
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    LOT 016

    Peter Booth (b. 1940)


    Meteorite, 1986

    oil on canvas, titled, signed and dated verso 'Meteorite, Booth, 1986'

    EST.$30,000 - $50,000
    • Measurements: 122 x 136 cm
    • Provenance: The Collection of Ray Hughes
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    LOT 017

    Gilbert & George (b. 1943 & b. 1942)


    Coloured Family, 1981

    postcards mounted on paper in artists frame, signed, titled and dated l.r.c. 'Coloured Family, Gilbert + George, 1981'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000
    • Measurements: 67.5 x 109 cm
    • Provenance: The Collection of Ray Hughes
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    LOT 018

    Lucian Freud (British, 1922-2011)


    After Chardin

    etching, edition 36/46 numbered and signed below image '36/46, L.F.'

    EST.$35,000 - $45,000
    • Measurements: 59.7 x 73 cm
    • Provenance: Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Reference: Hartley 61
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    LOT 019

    Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983)


    Oiseau Poursuivant un Chien, c. 1977

    ink and gouache on cardboard, signed l.r.c. 'Miro', titled and dated verso 'Oiseau Poursuivant Un Chien, 1977'

    EST.$120,000 - $180,000Sold for$87,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 27 x 48 cm
    • Provenance: Annandale Galleries, Sydney, 1993, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Reference: Literature: Dupin, Jacques; Lelong-Mainaud, Ariane, Joan Miró. Drawings. Volume V: 1977, Daniel Lelong & Successió Miró, Publishers. Paris, 2015 (p. 47, n. 3259)
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    LOT 020

    Gerard Sekoto (South African, 1913-1993)


    Mother and Child, 1973

    oil on card, signed and dated l.r.c. 'Sekoto, '73'

    EST.$15,000 - $25,000
    • Measurements: 20 x 30 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 021

    Hugh Sawrey (1919-1999)


    The Crib Players

    oil on canvas, signed l.r.c. 'Sawrey'

    EST.$18,000 - $25,000Sold for$14,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 70 x 90 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Qld
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    LOT 022

    David Boyd (1924-2011)


    Children by the Sea

    oil on canvas, signed l.l.c. 'David Boyd'

    EST.$9,000 - $12,000Sold for$9,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 55 x 65 cm
    • Provenance: Wagner Art Gallery, Paddington, Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 023

    Jon Molvig (1923-1970)


    Tree of Man 7, 1968

    oil on board, signed and dated l.r.c. 'Molvig, '68'

    EST.$6,000 - $9,000Sold for$4,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 121.5 x 121.5 cm
    • Provenance: Rudy Komon Gallery, Woollahra, The Collection of Ray Hughes
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    LOT 024

    Peter Powditch (b. 1942)


    Balcony II, 1969

    oil on composition board, signed and dated l.l.c. 'Powditch, 10/69' titled and dated verso 'Balcony II, 10/69'

    EST.$6,000 - $9,000
    • Measurements: 90 x 121 cm
    • Provenance: Gallery A, Paddington, The Collection of Tony Coleing, Private Collection, NSW
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