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

On View

Saturday 09 - Tuesday 19 September 2017 11:00am to 5:00pm
 Download printable catalogue

.

  • 49_1
    LOT 049

    Martin Boyd (Australian, 1923-1988)


    'Voy a la Ciudad!' Dinner Service

    setting for six, glazed earthenware decorated with Mexican scenes, comprising six dinner plates, six side plates, six small bowls, six cups and saucers, creamer, sugar bowl, salt and pepper shakers, serving plate, signed to base 'Martin Boyd' (35) (A/F)

    EST.$800 - $1,200
  • 50_1
    LOT 050

    Jenny Orchard (Australian, b. 1951)


    Flower Sculpture

    glazed earthenware with applied flowers to head, striated green turquoise base

    EST.$400 - $600Sold for$528 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 51_1
    LOT 051

    Jenny Orchard (Australian, b. 1951)


    Zig Zag Vase

    slip cast earthenware in splattered shades of purple blue and green, together with a Rose Wallis earthenware vase with black painted abstract decoration, signed to base 'Rose Wallis 92 Australia' (2)

    EST.$300 - $500Sold for$480 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 52_1
    LOT 052

    Lorraine Jenyns (Australian, b. 1945)


    Sheep Upon a Grassy Knoll

    painted and glazed terracotta earthenware, hand moulded as a concealed lidded box, signed 'J' to interior of lid

    EST.$250 - $450Sold for$480 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 53_1
    LOT 053

    Gavin Chilcott (New Zealand, b. 1950)


    Vase, 'Self Portrait with Books & Davy Crockett', 1988

    hand painted and glazed stoneware, signed and dated to body 'Chilcott '88'

    EST.$500 - $700Sold for$600 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 54_1
    LOT 054

    Gavin Chilcott (New Zealand, b. 1950)


    Twin-Handle Vase, 'People in Hats', 1988

    hand painted and glazed stoneware, wheel thrown by Errol Barnes, signed 'Errol Barnes Lyrebird Ridge' to underside, signed and dated to body 'Chilcott '88'

    EST.$600 - $800Sold for$744 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 55_1
    LOT 055

    Marc Newson (Australian, b. 1963)


    Sci-Fi vase, designed 1993

    manufactured by Cor Unum Ceramics & Art, glazed porcelain

    EST.$600 - $800Sold for$660 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 56_1
    LOT 056

    Marc Newson (Australian, b. 1963)


    Two Ceramic Picnic Cups

    slipcast porcelain, transfer printed signature to base 'Marc Newson' (2)

    EST.$100 - $200Sold for$120 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 57_1
    LOT 057

    Keith Murray (New Zealand, 1892-1981)


    Vase, c. 1935

    executed by Wedgwood, of squat shape with concentric circles to shoulder, matte green glaze, facsimile signature to base 'Keith Murray' with factory stamp 'Wedgwood, Made in England'

    EST.$600 - $800Sold for$1,560 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 58_1
    LOT 058

    Keith Murray (New Zealand, 1892-1981)


    Bomb Vase, c. 1930

    executed by Wedgwood, of ovoid shape, matte green glaze, facsimile signature to base 'Keith Murray' with factory stamp 'Wedgwood, Made in England', minor chip to body

    EST.$300 - $500Sold for$432 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 59_1
    LOT 059

    John Rattenbury Skeaping (English, 1901-1980)


    Kangaroo, c. 1940

    for Wedgwood, pale celadon glaze, impressed near base 'J. Skeaping Wedgwood'

    EST.$600 - $800Sold for$780 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 22 cm
    • Provenance: Phillips, Sydney, Sale 024, Lot Number 388
    • Lot Details
  • 60_1
    LOT 060

    Tatsuzo Shimaoka (Japanese, 1919-2007)


    Plate, Showa Period

    stoneware, with impressed rope pattern and brown iron oxide leaf decoration to centre, artist's seal impressed to base, retains William Bowmore Collection stamp

    EST.$600 - $800Sold for$720 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: diameter 28 cm
    • Provenance: William Bowmore Collection. Private Collection, Sydney
    • Lot Details
  • 61_1
    LOT 061

    Assorted Ikebana Vases


    Japanese Studio Pottery School, Showa Period

    stoneware and earthenware, beige, brown, cream and yellow glaze, some with impressed artist's stamps to undersides, with four wooden boxes (5)

    EST.$400 - $600Sold for$480 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: approx. height 30 cm
    • Provenance: Collection of the Late Norman Sparnon OAM. Private Collection, Sydney
    • Lot Details
  • 62_1
    LOT 062

    Large Ikebana Vase


    Japanese Studio Pottery School, Showa Period

    wood fired stoneware, of organic shape, brown glaze, artist's seal impressed to side (A/F)

    EST.$400 - $600
    • Measurements: height 39 cm length 47 cm
    • Provenance: Collection of the Late Norman Sparnon OAM. Private Collection, Sydney
    • Lot Details
  • 63_1
    LOT 063

    Three Ikebana Vases


    Japanese Studio Pottery School, Showa Period

    stoneware and earthenware, each of sculptural shape, glazed in tones of green, impressed artist's seals to undersides, together with an Australian studio pottery vase (4)

    EST.$300 - $500
    • Measurements: approx. height 33 cm
    • Provenance: Collection of the Late Norman Sparnon OAM. Private Collection, Sydney
    • Lot Details
  • 64_1
    LOT 064

    Assorted Ikebana Vases


    Japanese Studio Pottery School, Showa Period

    stoneware and earthenware, each of sculptural shape, glazed in tones of black, grey, white and green, some with impressed artist's stamps to undersides (6)

    EST.$500 - $700
    • Measurements: approx. height 39 cm
    • Provenance: Collection of the Late Norman Sparnon OAM. Private Collection, Sydney
    • Lot Details
  • 65_1
    LOT 065

    Three Ikebana Vases


    Japanese Studio Pottery School, Showa Period

    of various shapes, brown and beige glaze, artist's stamps impressed to undersides (3)

    EST.$300 - $500Sold for$360 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 52 cm ; 32 cm ; 29.5 cm
    • Provenance: Collection of the Late Norman Sparnon OAM. Private Collection, Sydney
    • Lot Details
  • 66_1
    LOT 066

    Three Ikebana Vases


    Japanese Studio Pottery School, Showa Period

    two bamboo vases, together with a sculptural stoneware vase with purple glaze (3)

    EST.$200 - $400Sold for$288 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: approx. height 31 cm
    • Provenance: Collection of the Late Norman Sparnon OAM. Private Collection, Sydney
    • Lot Details
  • 67_1
    LOT 067

    Ikebana Vase


    Japanese Studio Pottery School, Showa Period

    pale pink and grey glaze, artist's seal impressed near base

    EST.$200 - $400Sold for$336 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 23.5 cm
    • Provenance: Collection of the Late Norman Sparnon OAM. Private Collection, Sydney
    • Lot Details
  • 68_1
    LOT 068

    Hylton Nel (South African, b. 1941)


    Large Glazed Ceramic Vase, c. 1985

    of square baluster shape, 'dragon scale' design throughout in shades of green, red brick and cream, incised artist's initials to underside

    EST.$600 - $800Sold for$1,320 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 32 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Maximilian Arlen, Sydney
    • Labels: Cf. for comparison Hylton Nel For Use and Display, 23 May - 16 June 2017, The Fine Art Society, London
    • Lot Details
  • 69_1
    LOT 069

    Hylton Nel (South African, b. 1941)


    Large Glazed Ceramic Vase, c. 1985

    of square baluster shape, the body with cream strips on a red brick ground, the shoulders accented with green, blue and red swirl motif, incised artist's initials to underside

    EST.$600 - $800Sold for$900 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 31.5 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Maximilian Arlen, Sydney
    • Labels: Cf. for comparison Hylton Nel For Use and Display, 23 May - 16 June 2017, The Fine Art Society, London
    • Lot Details
  • 70_1
    LOT 070

    Hylton Nel (South African, b. 1941)


    Glazed Ceramic Shallow Bowl, c. 1975

    of hexagonal shape with cream and blue swirl design against a beige ground, unglazed outer, incised artist's initials to underside

    EST.$250 - $350Sold for$240 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 5.5 cm diameter 32 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Maximilian Arlen, Sydney
    • Labels: Cf. for comparison Hylton Nel For Use and Display, 23 May - 16 June 2017, The Fine Art Society, London
    • Lot Details
  • 71_1
    LOT 071

    Hylton Nel (South African, b. 1941)


    Ceramic Shallow Bowl, c. 1970

    of oval shape, with olive green slip decoration, impressed double fish mark to underside, together with a small bowl, c. 1980, with winding snake rim, signed near base 'H. Nel' (A/F) and a brown glaze ceramic coaster, with incised line design emerging from one corner (3)

    EST.$200 - $400Sold for$120 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 4 cm length 21 cm ; height 9.5 cm diameter 10.5 cm ; 18 x 18 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Maximilian Arlen, Sydney
    • Labels: Cf. for comparison Hylton Nel For Use and Display, 23 May - 16 June 2017, The Fine Art Society, London
    • Lot Details
  • 72_1
    LOT 072

    Hylton Nel (South African, b. 1941)


    Glazed Ceramic Bowl, c. 1991

    scalloped rim, pale green glaze with olive green letters spelling 'Bethulie', incised artist's initials to underside

    EST.$300 - $500Sold for$264 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 11 cm diameter 17.5 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Maximilian Arlen, Sydney
    • Labels: Cf. for comparison Hylton Nel For Use and Display, 23 May - 16 June 2017, The Fine Art Society, London
    • Lot Details