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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  • 51_1
    LOT 051

    Luke Sciberras (b. 1975)


    A Murder of Currawongs, 2011

    oil on board, signed and dated l.r.c. 'L.S. '11'

    EST.$6,000 - $9,000Sold for$8,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 120 x 120 cm
    • Provenance: Tim Olsen Gallery, Woollahra, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Exhibited: Luke Sciberras Highways and other Recipes, Tim Olsen Gallery, Woollahra 10 - 28 August 2011
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  • 52_1
    LOT 052

    Joanna Braithwaite (b. 1962)


    Lounge Member, 2013

    oil on canvas, titled signed and dated verso 'Lounge Member, Joanna Braithwaite, 2013'

    EST.$7,000 - $9,000Sold for$9,840 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 137 x 112 cm
    • Provenance: Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Exhibited: Joanna Braithwaite, Finders Keepers, Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney 02 - 30 November, 2013
    • Reference: Joanna Braithwaite is represented by Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney
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  • 53_2
    LOT 053

    Sam Leach (b. 1973)


    George Grattan, 2008

    oil and resin on copper, titled, signed and dated verso 'George Grattan, S. Leach, 2008'

    EST.$6,000 - $8,000Sold for$6,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 30 x 20 cm
    • Provenance: Nellie Castan Gallery, Melbourne, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Labels: Nellie Castan Gallery, Melbourne
    • Exhibited: Contemporary Australia: Optimism, Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art, Queensland, 15 Nov (2008) - 22 Feb (2009)
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  • 54_2
    LOT 054

    Sam Leach (b. 1973)


    Marie Sabina, 2008

    oil and resin on copper, titled, signed and dated verso 'Marie Sabina,, 2008'

    EST.$6,000 - $8,000Sold for$6,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 30 x 20 cm
    • Provenance: Nellie Castan Gallery, Melbourne, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Labels: Nellie Castan Gallery, Melbourne
    • Exhibited: Contemporary Australia: Optimism, Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art, Queensland, 15 Nov (2008) - 22 Feb (2009)
    • Reference: Illustrated in Contemporary Australia: Optimism, Queensland Art Gallery, Page 195
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  • 55_1
    LOT 055

    Aida Tomescu (b. 1955)


    Untitled Abstract, 1986-87

    mixed media collage on canvas, inscribed u.l.c. 'ACT 87/6'

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000
    • Measurements: 118 x 148 cm
    • Provenance: Bonhams & Goodman, The Mallesons Stephen Jaques Collection, Sydney, 18/05/2008, Lot No. 123, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Exhibited: Aida Tomescu, Coventry Gallery, Sydney 1987; Hidden Treasures: Art in Corporate Collections, SH Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 1995
    • Reference: © Aida Tomescu, Licenced By Viscopy Ltd, Australia
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  • 56_1
    LOT 056

    Samuel (Sam) Byrne (1883-1978)


    The Gold Diggers

    oil on board, signed l.r.c. 'Sam Byrne', titled l.l.c. 'The Gold Diggers'

    EST.$2,500 - $3,500Sold for$4,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 29 x 36.5 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, NSW
    • Labels: Noosa Regional Gallery, typed label dated 1991, cat #5
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  • 57_1
    LOT 057

    John Allcot (1888-1973)


    RMS Mauretania , 1916

    oil on canvas, signed and dated l.l.c. 'J Allcot, 1916'

    EST.$15,000 - $25,000
    • Measurements: 75 x 126 cm
    • Provenance: Lawson Auctioneers, Private Collection, Sydney
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  • 58_1
    LOT 058

    Sydney Long (1871-1955)


    The Hawkesbury, c. 1939

    oil on board, signed l.l.c. 'Syd Long'

    EST.$6,000 - $9,000Sold for$6,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 30.5 x 38 cm
    • Provenance: Boronia Gallery, Mosman, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Labels: Boronia Gallery, Mosman
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  • 59_1
    LOT 059

    Ray Crooke (1922-2015)


    Islander Under the Frangipani Tree, Fiji

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

    EST.$5,000 - $7,000Sold for$8,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 38 x 48.5 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
    • Reference: © The Estate of Ray Crooke. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
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  • 60_1
    LOT 060

    Sydney Long (1871-1955)


    Narrabeen Lakes

    oil on canvas, signed l.l.c. 'Sydney Long'

    EST.$6,000 - $9,000
    • Measurements: 48 x 58.5 cm
    • Provenance: Rubery Bennett Art Galleries, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
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  • 61_1
    LOT 061

    Lloyd Rees (1895-1988)


    Trunkey Creek, 1965

    watercolour and crayon on paper, signed l.r.c. 'L. Rees, 1965'

    EST.$5,000 - $7,000Sold for$6,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 39 x 48.5 cm
    • Provenance: Shapiro Auctioneers, Summer Traditional, Sydney, 10/12/2001, Lot No. 42, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Reference: © The Estate of Lloyd Rees. Licensed by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
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  • 62_1
    LOT 062

    Sidney Nolan (1917-1992)


    Untitled (New Guinea Series), 1969

    oil on paper on board, signed l.r.c. 'Nolan'

    EST.$5,000 - $7,000Sold for$7,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 51.5 x 76 cm
    • Provenance: Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, New York, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Labels: Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, New York (label attached verso, no.1273),
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  • 63_1
    LOT 063

    Kenneth Macqueen (1897-1960)


    Rural Landscape with Kangaroos

    watercolour on paper, signed l.r.c. 'Macqueen'

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$10,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 38 x 45.5 cm
    • Provenance: Sotheby's, Fine Australian Paintings, Sydney, 14/08/1990, Lot No. 207, Private Collection Sydney
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  • 64_1
    LOT 064

    Norman Lindsay (1879-1969)


    Love on Earth, 1925

    etching and engraving on paper, edition: 3/55 numbered, titled, signed and dated below image '3/55, Love on Earth, Norman Lindsay, 1925'

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$6,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 36 x 29 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Georgie Swift, Sydney, Deutscher and Hackett, Important Fine Art Auction, Melbourne, 27/08/2008, Lot No. 204,
    • Reference: Literature: Bloomfield, L., The Complete Etchings of Norman Lindsay, Odana Editions and Josef Lebovic Gallery Sydney, 1998, cat. 273, p. 285 (illus. another example) © H. C. and A. Glad
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  • 65_1
    LOT 065

    Brett Whiteley (1939-1992)


    Figure on an Orange Background, 1961

    colour screenprint, edition: 14/75, signed and numbered below image '14/75, Brett Whiteley'

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$4,320 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 68 x 52 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, London
    • Reference: Literature: Deutscher, C., Brett Whiteley The Graphics 1961-1992, Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, 1995 cat. 1, p. 12 (illus., another example)© Wendy Whiteley
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  • 66_1
    LOT 066

    James R Jackson (1882-1975)


    Picnic, Middle Harbour, Sydney

    oil on board, signed l.r.c. 'James R. Jackson'

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$5,280 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 36.5 x 44.5 cm
    • Provenance: Antique Print Room, Sydney, December 2008, Shapiro Auctioneers, Traditional Art & Design, Sydney, 10/03/2013, Lot No. 399, Christopher Day Gallery, Paddington, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Labels: Christopher Day Gallery, Paddington
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  • 67_1
    LOT 067

    Sali Herman (1898-1993)


    Untitled - Country Road with Trees, 1978

    oil on canvas, signed and dated lower left 'S. Herman '78'

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000
    • Measurements: 44.5 x 59.5 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Andrew Curtis, Shapiro Auctioneers, Australian and International Art, Sydney, 15/09/2011, Lot No. 132, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Reference: © The Estate of Sali Herman. Licensed by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
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  • 68_1
    LOT 068

    James R Jackson (1882-1975)


    Centenary Celebrations (From Kirribilli)

    oil on board, signed l.r.c. 'James R Jackson', inscribed and titled verso 'Centenary Celebrations (From Kirribilli)'

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000
    • Measurements: 44 x 55 cm
    • Provenance: Rubery Bennett Art Galleries, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
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  • 69_1
    LOT 069

    Kenneth Macqueen (1897-1960)


    Tropical Landscape

    watercolour on paper, signed l.l.c. 'Kenneth Macqueen'

    EST.$2,800 - $3,400Sold for$5,040 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 38.5 x 45 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, NSW
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  • 70_1
    LOT 070

    James R Jackson (1882-1975)


    The Crossing, Cotter River, A. C. T

    oil on board, signed l.r.c. 'James R Jackson'

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$10,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 58.5 x 72.5 cm
    • Provenance: Rubery Bennett Art Galleries, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
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  • 71_1
    LOT 071

    Robert Johnson (1890-1964)


    The Old Barn Araluen

    oil on canvas, signed l.r.c. 'Robert Johnson'

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000
    • Measurements: 55 x 65.5 cm
    • Provenance: Rubery Bennett Art Galleries, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
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  • 72_1
    LOT 072

    William Kentridge (South African, b. 1955)


    Sitting Man, 2004

    lithograph, edition: 7/20, editioned and signed below image '7/20, W. Kentridge'

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000
    • Measurements: 47.5 x 41.5 cm
    • Provenance: Annandale Galleries, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
    • Exhibited: Gallery Artists, Annandale Galleries, Sydney 23 Feb - 12 Mar 2011
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  • 73_1
    LOT 073

    Raoul Dufy (French, 1877-1953)


    Marines

    colour lithograph, edition: 173/200, titled, signed and numbered below image 'Marines, Raoul Dufy, 173/200'

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$2,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 47 x 61.5 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
    • Reference: © The Estate of Raoul Dufy . Licensed by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
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  • 74_1
    LOT 074

    Henry Moore (British, 1898-1986)


    Seven Sculpture Ideas I, 1981

    etching, aquatint and roulette in colours edition: 'XIX/XXV, an artist's proof aside from the standard edition of 50, signed and numbered below image 'XIX/XXV, Moore' published by The Raymond Spencer Company Ltd., Much Hadham

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000
    • Measurements: 68.5 x 56.5 cm
    • Provenance: Galerie Patrick Cramer, Geneva, Private Collection Sydney
    • Reference: Cramer, 587-590 © Henry Moore Foundation. Licenced by VISCOPY Ltd, Australia
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