SH139 - 20.21C Art and Design | Including a Collection of Hylton Nel Ceramics

Auction Details

Tuesday 19 September 2017 at 6:00pmShapiro Gallery, 162 Queen Street, Woollahra, SydneyWoollahra Hotel Function Room, 116 Queen Street, Woollahra, Sydney

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Saturday 09 - Tuesday 19 September 2017 11:00am to 5:00pm
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    LOT 001

    Anders Ousback (Australian, 1951-2004)


    Porcelain Beaker, 1999

    white matte glaze with brown drip glaze accents, engraved near base 'Anders Ousback '99'

    EST.$300 - $500Sold for$384 Including Buyer's Premium
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    LOT 002

    Col Levy (Australian, b. 1933)


    Two 'Yin and Yang' Bowls

    porcelain with copper red accents to crackle glaze, artist's mark inscribed to base (2)

    EST.$500 - $700Sold for$600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 7 cm diameter 15 cm
    • Provenance: Purchased from David Jones Art Gallery
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    LOT 003

    Pippin Drysdale (Australian, b. 1943)


    Salvation Jane, 1996

    porcelain vase of conical shape, variegated purple and green glaze exterior, signed and dated to base

    EST.$400 - $600Sold for$480 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 13 cm diameter 11.5 cm
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    LOT 004

    Pippin Drysdale (Australian, b. 1943)


    Closed Forms No. 100 and No. 105, Kimberley Series I, 2007

    porcelain of tall domed shape, matte glaze exterior patterned as topographical lines in shades of yellow, deep orange and white, each signed, dated and titled to base (2)

    EST.$1,200 - $1,800Sold for$3,120 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 40 cm height 43.5 cm
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    LOT 005

    Pippin Drysdale (Australian, b. 1943)


    Closed Forms No. 46, No. 91 and No. 116, Kimberley Series I, 2007

    porcelain of domed shape in varying sizes, matte glaze exterior patterned as topographical lines in shades of burnt orange, red and brown, each signed, dated and titled to base (3)

    EST.$1,800 - $2,500Sold for$3,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 11 cm height 28 cm height 56 cm
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    LOT 006

    Peter Rushforth (Australian, 1920-2015)


    Blossom Vase

    wheel thrown stoneware of squat form and slightly faceted body, multiple fired with heavy blue drip glaze, artist's seal impressed near base

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500
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    LOT 007

    Peter Rushforth (Australian, 1920-2015)


    Tall Blossom Vase

    wheel thrown stoneware with faceted body, multiple fired in blue, blush and brown irridescent glazes, artist's seal impressed near base

    EST.$1,200 - $1,800Sold for$1,440 Including Buyer's Premium
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    LOT 008

    Shigeo Shiga (Japanese, 1928-2011)


    Large Square Platter

    stoneware with blue and mauve chun glaze, artist's seals impressed to base, restored

    EST.$500 - $700Sold for$960 Including Buyer's Premium
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    LOT 009

    Hiroe Swen (Japanese Australian, b. 1934)


    Square Platter, c. 1994

    slab built stoneware with bevelled edges and curved sides, decorated with an abstract ring of birds, deep turquoise green glaze, artist’s seals impressed to base, minor chip to one corner (A/F)

    EST.$600 - $800
    • Measurements: 33 x 32.5 cm
    • Provenance: Purchased from Pastoral Gallery, Canberra
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    LOT 010

    Hiroe Swen (Japanese Australian, b. 1934)


    Bud Vase, c. 2012

    slab-built stoneware, featuring abstract brushwork glaze, impressed design to faceted sides, artist's signature and seals impressed to base

    EST.$400 - $600Sold for$540 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 13 cm width 19 cm depth 9 cm
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    LOT 011

    Hiroe Swen (Japanese Australian, b. 1934)


    Large Ikebana Vase, c. 1980s

    slab and coil built stoneware of shouldered form, decorated with abstract birds in flight design against matte glazed body, artist's seals impressed to base, signed 'Hiroe Swen'

    EST.$1,200 - $1,800Sold for$4,080 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 26.5 cm width 37 cm depth 14 cm
    • Provenance: Weswal Gallery, Tamworth, 1993, Private Collection, NSW
    • Exhibited: Hiroe Swen Solo Exhibition, Weswal Gallery, Tamworth, July 1993
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    LOT 012

    Hiroe Swen (Japanese Australian, b. 1934)


    Bimbimbi Spring, 1983

    hand coiled stoneware of rectangular form with wide turned-out lip, oxidised matte turquoise glaze, artist's seals impressed to base, signed 'Hiroe Swen', with original exhibition catalogue

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$1,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 13 cm width 31 cm depth 15 cm
    • Provenance: Pastoral Gallery, 1986, Private Collection, NSW
    • Exhibited: Fourteen Years of Exhibiting Handbuilt Ceramics, Pastoral Gallery, 1983, p. 15 (illus.)
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    LOT 013

    Hiroe Swen (Japanese Australian, b. 1934)


    Tall Ikebana Vase

    hand built stoneware of navette form, matte turquoise green glaze, artist's signature to base 'Hiroe Swen', retains original decal label 132

    EST.$700 - $900Sold for$780 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 28.5 cm
    • Provenance: Purchased from the artist at Pastoral Gallery
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    LOT 014

    Philippa James (Australian, 1893 - 1967)


    Pitcher

    the handle moulded in the shape of a tree trunk, continuing into branches and leaves, striated textural surface to body with dove blue glaze, artist's signature inscribed to base 'Philippa James'

    EST.$400 - $600Sold for$528 Including Buyer's Premium
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    LOT 015

    David and Hermia Boyd (Australian, 1924-2011 and 1931-2000)


    Lidded Pot, 1956

    terracotta, of squat form with winged handles applied to the body, black manganese dioxide slip glaze and squiggled sgraffito decoration to the turquoise green overglaze, inscribed to base 'David & Hermia Boyd '56'

    EST.$400 - $600Sold for$432 Including Buyer's Premium
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    LOT 016

    David and Hermia Boyd (Australian, 1924-2011 and 1931-2000)


    Tall Lidded Pot, c. 1965

    stoneware, mottled black manganese dioxide with patterned turquoise green matte overglaze, inscribed to base 'D&H Boyd'

    EST.$500 - $700
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    LOT 017

    David and Hermia Boyd (Australian, 1924-2011 and 1931-2000)


    Set of Six Round Pots, c. 1965

    stoneware, mottled black manganese dioxide and matte turquoise green overglaze, each inscribed to base 'D&H Boyd' (6)

    EST.$700 - $900
    • Measurements: height 7.5 cm diameter 10 cm
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    LOT 018

    David and Hermia Boyd (Australian, 1924-2011 and 1931-2000)


    Soup Tureen and Six Bowls

    stoneware, mottled black manganese dioxide with turquoise green matte overglaze, patterned texture with perforated line detailing, inscribed to base 'D&H Boyd' (7)

    EST.$1,200 - $1,800Sold for$1,320 Including Buyer's Premium
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    LOT 019

    Gloria Fletcher Thancoupie (Australian, 1937-2011)


    Small Vessel

    handbuilt stoneware with striated body and brushed iron oxide glaze on incised grooved motif designs to front, signed to base 'Thancoupie'

    EST.$1,200 - $1,800
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    LOT 020

    Peter Travis (Australian, 1929-2016)


    Large Sphere, 1975

    hand coiled and glazed stoneware in worm pattern on original cork base, artist's name and date impressed to side 'Peter Travis 1975'

    EST.$500 - $700Sold for$900 Including Buyer's Premium
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    LOT 021

    Peter Travis (Australian, 1929-2016)


    Two Pocket Vases, 1965

    hand built terracotta with glazed textured detail, each signed 'Peter Travis 65'

    EST.$400 - $600Sold for$720 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 17.5 cm height 20 cm
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    LOT 022

    Milton Moon (Australian, b. 1926)


    Small Stoneware Bowl

    matte speckled grey slip glaze with flowing green crackle glaze to interior, artist's signature inscibed near base

    EST.$150 - $250Sold for$264 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 6 cm diameter 12.5 cm
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    LOT 023

    Milton Moon (Australian, b. 1926)


    Circular Stoneware Platter, c. 1990

    shallow rim, matte glaze with floral decoration, artist's mark incised to base

    EST.$400 - $600
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    LOT 024

    Milton Moon (Australian, b. 1926)


    Large Stoneware Pot

    wheel thrown, of slightly oval form with flat rim, black exterior with matte white and pitted green glazed interior, signed to base 'Milton Moon'

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$900 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 19 cm diameter 39 cm
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