SH138 - Australian and International Art

Auction Details

Tuesday 29 August 2017 at 6:30pmShapiro Gallery, 162 Queen Street, Woollahra, SydneyWoollahra Hotel Function Room, 116 Queen Street, Woollahra, Sydney

On View

Saturday 19 - Tuesday 29 August 2017 11:00am to 5:00pm

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  • 25_1
    LOT 025

    Karl Hofer (German, 1878-1955)


    Swiss Lakes, c. 1935

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

    EST.$25,000 - $35,000
    • Measurements: 58 x 61.5 cm
    • Provenance: Bernheimer Fine Art, Munich, The Estate of George Freedman, Sydney
    • Labels: Bernheimer Fine Art, Munich
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  • 26_2
    LOT 026

    Bill Henson (b. 1955)


    Untitled 2001/2002, 2001-02

    c-type photograph, edition: 3/5, signed, dated and inscribed with number 'JPC SH 228 N21'

    EST.$18,000 - $24,000
    • Measurements: 104.5 x 154.5 cm
    • Provenance: Tolarno Galleries, Melbourne, Private Collection, Melbourne. Deutscher + Hackett, Melbourne, 20 April 2011, lot 72, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Reference: Bill Henson
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  • 27_1
    LOT 027

    Tracey Moffatt (b. 1960)


    Something More No. 8, 1989

    cibachrome photograph, edition: A/P outside the edition of 30, signed, dated and numbered verso, 'T. Moffatt ‘89 A/P'

    EST.$25,000 - $35,000
    • Measurements: 94.5 x 125.5 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
    • Reference: Literature: McDonald, J., 'Challenging dislocations,' The Sydney Morning Herald, 2 Sept 1989. Newton, G., Tracey Moffatt: Fever Pitch, Piper Press, Sydney, 1995, pp.52-53 (illus. p.53, another example). © Tracey Moffatt. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
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  • 28_1
    LOT 028

    Clement Meadmore (1929-2005)


    Elaboration, 1997

    bronze, edition: 6/8, signed, dated and numbered on base 'Meadmore 1997, 6/8', titled, dated, numbered stamped on base with artists monogram 'Elaboration, 6/8, 1997'

    EST.$25,000 - $35,000
    • Measurements: 33 x 25 x 23 cm
    • Provenance: Robin Gibson Gallery, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Reference: © The Estate of Clement Meadmore. Licensed by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
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  • 29_1
    LOT 029

    Jules Olitski (American, 1922-2007)


    Dawn Beauty, 1999

    synthetic polymer paint on canvas, signed, dated and inscribed verso 'Jules Olitski, '99, Dawn Beauty, 99/00/3'

    EST.$25,000 - $35,000
    • Measurements: 103 x 167 cm
    • Provenance: Annandale Galleries, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Labels: Annandale Galleries, Sydney
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  • 30_1
    LOT 030

    John Pule (New Zealand, b. 1962)


    Tapuakiaga, 2001

    oil, ink and enamel on canvas signed, dated and inscribed l.r.c. 'John Puhiatau Pule 2001, Tapuakiaga'

    EST.$20,000 - $30,000
    • Measurements: 200 x 180 cm
    • Provenance: Gow Langsford Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand Private Collection, NSW
    • Exhibited: John Pule: Recent Paintings, Gow Langsford Gallery, Sydney, 2003
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    LOT 031

    Ed Ruscha (American, b. 1937)


    Etc, If, South, Question and Answer, 1991

    lithograph on paper, edition: 39/50, numbered, signed and dated below image '39/50, Ed Ruscha, '91' (4)

    EST.$15,000 - $20,000
    • Measurements: each 23 x 31.5 cm
    • Provenance: Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London, Annandale Galleries, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 032

    Monique Frydman (French, b. 1943)


    Triptyque Austral, 1986

    triptych, acrylic and oil pastel on canvas, signed and dated verso 'Monique Frydman, 1986'

    EST.$12,000 - $18,000
    • Measurements: 141 x 194.5 cm
    • Provenance: Galerie Christine Abrahams, Melbourne, Private Collection, Melbourne
    • Exhibited: Monique Frydman, Galerie Christine Abrahams, Melbourne, 1987
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    LOT 033

    Lawrence Carroll (American b. 1954)


    Untitled Double Box, 2004

    oil, canvas, wood and wax on board, signed dated titled verso 'Lawrence Carroll, 2004, Untitled, Double Box'

    EST.$9,000 - $14,000
    • Measurements: 27.5 x 23 x 12.5 cm
    • Provenance: Conny Dietzschold Gallery, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
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  • 34_1
    LOT 034

    Ernst Neizvestny (Russian, 1926-2016)


    Figure

    bronze, edition: A/P, inscribed to base 'E Neiz, A/P'

    EST.$5,000 - $7,000
    • Measurements: height 55 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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  • 35_1
    LOT 035

    Michael Johnson (b. 1938)


    Dream Illusion, 1991-93

    oil on canvas, titled and dated verso 'Dream Illusion, 1991-93'

    EST.$10,000 - $15,000
    • Measurements: 214 x 152 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
    • Reference: © Michael Johnson. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
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    LOT 036

    Adam Cullen (1965-2012)


    Screaming Horse, 2010

    acrylic on canvas, signed l.r.c. 'AC', titled and dated verso 'Screaming Horse, '10'

    EST.$14,000 - $18,000
    • Measurements: 152 x 152 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
    • Reference: ©The Estate of Adam Cullen. Licensed by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
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    LOT 037

    Adam Cullen (1965-2012)


    The Spiritual Middle Class, 1999

    synthetic polymer paint and spray paint on board, titled, dated and inscribed verso 'The Spiritual Middle Class, 1999, Adam Cullen'

    EST.$12,000 - $18,000
    • Measurements: 103 x 218 cm
    • Provenance: Yuill Crowley Gallery, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Reference: ©The Estate of Adam Cullen. Licensed by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
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  • 38_1
    LOT 038

    McLean Edwards (b. 1972)


    Rum Rebellion #2, 2003

    oil on canvas, titled, signed and dated on verso 'Rum Rebellion #2. McLean. 03. Sydney'

    EST.$10,000 - $15,000
    • Measurements: 137 x 112 cm
    • Provenance: Chapman Gallery, A.C.T., Private Collection, A.C.T.
    • Exhibited: Paintings by McLean Edwards, Chapman Gallery
    • Reference: © courtesy the artist and Heiser Gallery, Brisbane
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    LOT 039

    Frederick (Fred) Cress (1938-2009)


    A Gentle Stroll, 1994

    acrylic on canvas, signed, titled and dated verso 'Fred Cress, A Gentle Stroll, 1994'

    EST.$14,000 - $18,000
    • Measurements: 120.5 x 135.5 cm
    • Provenance: Leonard Joel, Art and Books, Sydney, 25/07/2010, Lot No. 133, Private Collection, Brisbane
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    LOT 040

    Rosemary Laing (b. 1959)


    Groundspeed (Harrogate Flower) #10, 2001

    c-type photograph

    EST.$10,000 - $15,000
    • Measurements: 110 x 218 cm
    • Provenance: Gitte Weise Gallery, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Exhibited: Rosemary Laing, Groundspeed, Gitte Weise Gallery, Sydney, 2001
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    LOT 041

    Patricia Piccinini (b. 1965)


    Getaway, 2005

    c-type photograph, edition: 1/6, numbered signed and dated below image 'Patricia Piccinini, 2005'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000
    • Measurements: 80 x 160cm
    • Provenance: Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Exhibited: Unbreaking Eggs, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, 2005
    • Reference: © Patricia Piccinini. Courtesy of Tolarno Galleries
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    LOT 042

    Guan Wei (b. 1957)


    Treasure Hunt #10, 1995

    acrylic on canvas (diptych), each panel signed with initials l.r.c. 'G.W.' left panel signed, dated and inscribed in characters verso 'Guan Wei. 1995, right panel signed and inscribed in characters verso 'Guan Wei'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000
    • Measurements: 127 x 98 cm (overall)
    • Provenance: Sherman Galleries, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Exhibited: Fabulous engagements: Recent works by Guan Wei, Sherman Galleries, Sydney, 28 September - 21 October 1995.
    • Reference: Literature: Murphy, B., Fabulous engagements: Recent work by Guan Wei, 'Treasure Hunt', Sherman Galleries, Sydney, 1995. Dysart, D., King, N., Hanru, H., Guan Wei, Craftsman House, Sydney, 2006, p.25 (illus.) Guan Wei is represented by Martin Browne contemporary, Sydney and Arc One Gallery, Melbourne
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  • 43_1
    LOT 043

    Adam Cullen (1965-2012)


    Nurse, 2008

    acrylic on canvas, signed and dated verso . 'AC', '08'

    EST.$7,000 - $9,000
    • Measurements: 122 x 91 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
    • Reference: ©The Estate of Adam Cullen. Licensed by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
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    LOT 044

    Sam Leach (b. 1973)


    Hakan (Duck), 2008

    oil and resin on Japanese ash, inscribed verso 'Sam Leach'

    EST.$7,000 - $9,000
    • Measurements: 36 x 26 cm
    • Provenance: Nellie Castan Gallery, Melbourne, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Labels: Nellie Castan Gallery, Melbourne
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    LOT 045

    Steven Harvey (b. 1965)


    Coast Walk - Lure, 2004

    oil on board, titled, dated and signed verso 'Coast Walk - Lure, 2004, Steven Harvey'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000
    • Measurements: 184 x 145 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection Sydney
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    LOT 046

    Todd Hunter (b. 1972)


    About a Girl, 2005

    oil on canvas, titled signed and dated verso 'About a Girl, Todd Hunter, 2005'

    EST.$6,000 - $9,000
    • Measurements: 160 x 140 cm
    • Provenance: GRANTPIRRIE, Sydney, Private Collection Sydney
    • Labels: GRANTPIRRIE, Sydney
    • Exhibited: Todd Hunter Recent Paintings, GRANTPIRRIE, Sydney, 2005
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    LOT 047

    Dadang Christanto (Indonesian, b. 1957)


    Head with the Gold #4, 2007

    acrylic on belgian linen, inscribed, signed and dated verso 'Dadang Christanto, 24 January 2007'

    EST.$6,000 - $9,000
    • Measurements: 101 x 84 cm
    • Provenance: Jan Manton Gallery, Qld, Private Collection, NSW
    • Exhibited: Dadang Christanto 'Work of Body', Dadang Christanto, Jan Manton Gallery, Qld, 2-26 May 2007
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    LOT 048

    Thomas Campbell (American, 1969)


    Be Here Now

    acrylics, gouache, india ink and spray paint on panel, four panels, signed verso 'Thomas Campbell'

    EST.$7,000 - $9,000
    • Measurements: overall 61 x 160 cm
    • Provenance: Monster Children Gallery, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
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