SH147 - Ray Hughes A Life with Art - Session I

Auction Details

Monday 14 May 2018 at 6:00pm36–40 Queen Street NSW, Woollahra, Sydney

On View

Thursday 10 May 2018 at 6:00pm - 8:00pmFriday 11 May 2018 at 11:00am - 5:00pmSaturday 12 May 2018 at 11:00am - 5:00pmSunday 13 May 2018 at 11:00am - 5:00pmMonday 14 May 2018 at 10:00am - 2:00pm

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  • 1_1
    LOT 001

    Rosemary Madigan (b. 1926)


    Pair of Female Nudes, 1999

    bent metal and paint, signed and dated on base 'RM, '99 - RH'

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,020 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: approx. height 17 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Rosemary Madigan/Copyright Agency, 2018
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    LOT 002

    Robert Macpherson (b. 1937)


    Conte A Paris, 1975

    mixed media, conte Paris pastel sticks on paper, titled and signed below image 'Conte A Paris, Hommage to G.S.' (2)

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$1,680 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 46 x 31.5 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
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    LOT 003

    Peter Powditch (b. 1942)


    Bikini Study V, 1968; Bikini Study VI, 1968

    mixed media on board, signed and dated 'Powditch, '68' l.l.c., titled verso 'Bikini Study V, 1968' signed and dated 'P 68' l.r.c., titled verso 'Bikini Study VI, 1968' (2)

    EST.$1,200 - $1,800Sold for$4,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 12.5 x 8.5 cm 10.5 x 5.5 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
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  • 4_2
    LOT 004

    Sam Fullbrook (1922-2004)


    Koala

    oil on canvas on board, signed l.l.c. 'SF'

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$7,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 28.5 x 21 cm
    • Provenance: Schubert Galleries, Qld, The Estate of Ray Hughes
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    LOT 005

    Jon Molvig (1923-1970)


    Study for Portrait, 1952

    oil on board

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$5,040 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 34 x 28.5 cm
    • Provenance: Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Paddington, The Estate of Ray Hughes
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  • 6_1
    LOT 006

    Peter Booth (b. 1940)


    Man in Blue Jocks

    charcoal and pastel on paper

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$4,560 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 26 x 15 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Peter Booth/Copyright Agency, 2018
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  • 7_1
    LOT 007

    Sam Byrne (1883-1978)


    Quandongs and Sturt Peas, Native Peach c. 1970

    enamel on composition board, signed l.r.c. 'Sam Byrne', titled l.l.c. 'Quandongs and Sturt Peas, Native Peach, c. 1970'

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$6,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 35.5 x 45 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
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  • 8_1
    LOT 008

    Lucy Culliton (b. 1966)


    Hartley Landscape, 2002

    oil on board, signed and dated l.r.c. 'Culliton, '02'

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$4,560 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 30 x 30 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
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  • 9_1
    LOT 009

    Jun Chen (b. 1960)


    Sunflower Still Life, 2010

    oil on canvas, signed and dated l.r.c. 'Jun Chen, 2010'

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$7,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 71 x 71 cm
    • Provenance: The Hughes Gallery, Sydney, The Estate of Ray Hughes
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  • 10_1
    LOT 010

    Tony Tuckson (1921-1973)


    No. 46, 1978

    gouache on newspaper

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$4,080 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 59 x 79.5 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: Watters Gallery, 1978, #46
    • Reference: © Tony Tuckson/Copyright Agency, 2018
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    LOT 011

    Colin McCahon (New Zealander, 1919-1987)


    Puketutu Manukau, 1957

    lithographs on paper, edition: of 100, one inscribed in the plate l.l.c. 'Puketutu from my boat '57 ed. 100, one signed and dated in the plate l.r.c. 'C McC, '57' (4)

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$6,480 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 21.5 x 26.5 cm each
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: Colin McCahon Record number 'cm001346'
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  • 12_1
    LOT 012

    Davida Allen (b. 1951)


    FANTACY with a Truck, 1985

    oil on canvas, titled, dated and signed verso 'FANTACY with a Truck, 1985, Davida Allen'

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$4,560 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 83 x 83 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
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    LOT 013

    Robert Klippel (1920-2001)


    Opus 206, 1967

    unique cast bronze sculpture on black marble base, incised l.r.c with initials, title and date 'RK, 206, '67'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000Sold for$7,680 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 40.5 cm including base
    • Provenance: Bonython Gallery, Sydney 26 February 13 March 1968, Christies, Australian and European Paintings, Sydney, 17/08/1998, Lot No. 1265, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: Literature: J. Gleeson, Robert Klippel, Sydney 1983, p. 302, illus. pl. 193, p. 289
    • Reference: © Andrew Klippel. Courtesy of The Robert Klippel Estate, represented by Galerie Gmurzynska, Zurich. Copyright Agency, 2018.
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    LOT 014

    Robert Klippel (1920-2001)


    Opus 222, 1967

    unique cast, bronze on black marble base, incised l.r.c. with initials, title and date 'RK, 222, 1967'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000Sold for$10,320 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 39.5 cm including base
    • Provenance: Bonython Gallery, Sydney 26 February - 13 March 1968, Christies, Australian and European Paintings, Sydney, 17/08/1998, Lot No. 1039, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: Heide Park and Art Gallery, Melbourne, Robert Klippel: A Retrospective. Exhibition of Sculpture and Works on Paper, 15 September - 25 October 1987, cat. No. 62. Literature: J. Gleeson, Robert Klippel, Sydney 1983, p. 286, illus. pl. 192, p. 288
    • Reference: © Andrew Klippel. Courtesy of The Robert Klippel Estate, represented by Galerie Gmurzynska, Zurich. Copyright Agency, 2018.
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    LOT 015

    Peter Powditch (b. 1942)


    Sun Torso XV, 1970

    acrylic and mixed media on board, titled, dated and signed verso 'Sun Torso XV, Powditch, 1970'

    EST.$5,000 - $7,000Sold for$11,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 90 x 60 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: Ray Hughes Gallery, Peter Powditch - 60s and 70s Figures October 30 - November 25, 2014
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    LOT 016

    Edwin Tanner (1920-1980)


    Beauty is but a Vain and Doubtful Good, 1975

    oil on canvas, signed and dated l.r.c. 'Edwin Tanner, '75'

    EST.$15,000 - $25,000Sold for$16,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 127 x 137 cm
    • Provenance: Rudy Komon Gallery, Paddington, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Labels: Rudy Komon Gallery, Stock no. 5100
    • Exhibited: Rudy Komon Gallery, Paddington, May 1980, Cat. no. 3, Rudy Komon Gallery Paddington, 21st Anniversary Exhibition, Dec 1980
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  • 17_1
    LOT 017

    William Robinson (b. 1936)


    Farmyard

    pastel on paper, signed l.r.c 'William Robinson'

    EST.$12,000 - $18,000Sold for$13,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 33 x 43 cm
    • Provenance: Ray Hughes Gallery, Brisbane, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © William Robinson
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  • 18_1
    LOT 018

    Fred Williams (1927-1982)


    Landscape

    gouache on paper, signed l.r.c. 'Fred Williams'

    EST.$15,000 - $25,000Sold for$23,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 76 x 56 cm
    • Provenance: Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Paddington, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Fred Williams/Copyright Agency, 2018
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  • 19_1
    LOT 019

    Robert Klippel (1920-2001)


    Opus 349, 1979

    brazed steel construction, found objects

    EST.$12,000 - $18,000Sold for$14,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 97 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Andrew Klippel. Courtesy of The Robert Klippel Estate, represented by Galerie Gmurzynska, Zurich. Copyright Agency, 2018.
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  • 20_1
    LOT 020

    Margaret Preston (1875-1963)


    Swan River Daisy, 1925

    hand-coloured woodcut on paper, 2nd proof, titled, numbered and signed below image 'Swan River Daisy, 2nd proof, 1925, Margaret Preston'

    EST.$7,000 - $9,000Sold for$11,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 15.5 x 12.5 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: Literature: Butler, R., The Prints of Margaret Preston A Catalogue Raisonne, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, 1987, cat. 98, (illus., another example). © Margaret Preston/Copyright Agency, 2018
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  • 21_1
    LOT 021

    Sam Byrne (1883-1978)


    B.H.P. Mine's Smelter and Viaduct, Broken Hill, 1888

    oil and enamel on board, signed l.r.c 'Sam Byrne', inscribed l.l.c. 'B. H. P. Mine's Smelters & Viaduct. Broken Hill. 1888/(BLOCKS. 13. 12&11.) & Block. 10. Mine, signed verso 'S. Byrne'

    EST.$7,000 - $9,000Sold for$22,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 59 x 121 cm
    • Provenance: Bonython Galleries, Adelaide, BHP Billiton Collection, Christies, BHP Billiton Collection of Australian Art, Sydney, 27/08/2003, Lot No. 569, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, BHP Art, 12 March - 20 April 1986
    • Reference: Literature: The BHP Collection, Brisbane, 1986, illus. p. 3
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  • 22_1
    LOT 022

    Fred Williams (1927-1982)


    Sydney Harbour, 1973

    gouache on paper, signed l.r.c. 'Fred Williams', inscribed verso 'cat 73 SH Erwin Aug 1979, Sydney Harbour Exhibition'

    EST.$40,000 - $60,000Sold for$40,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 30.5 x 72.5 cm
    • Provenance: Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Paddington, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Labels: Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Stock No. 3529
    • Exhibited: S.H. Ervin Museum and Art Gallery, the National Trust of Australia August 1979, Sydney Harbour Exhibition, cat 73
    • Reference: © Fred Williams/Copyright Agency, 2018
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  • 23_1
    LOT 023

    William Robinson (b. 1936)


    Sandcastles with Shells and Feather, 1995

    oil on canvas, signed and dated l.l.c. 'William Robinson, '95', titled verso 'Sandcastles with Shells and Feather'

    EST.$60,000 - $90,000
    • Measurements: 76.5 x 102 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © William Robinson
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    LOT 024

    Colin McCahon (New Zealander, 1919-1987)


    Jesus Falls a Second Time, 1968

    synthetic polymer paint on board, titled u.l.c. 'Jesus Falls a Second Time'

    EST.$30,000 - $50,000Sold for$45,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 30 x 30 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: This is possibly from an unknown series of Stations of the Cross, although no other works from such a series have been identified. Colin McCahon Record number 'cm 001451'
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    LOT 025

    William Robinson (b. 1936)


    Cow

    oil and acrylic on paper on board, signed l.l.c. 'William Robinson'

    EST.$20,000 - $30,000Sold for$26,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 79 x 119 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: Hawksbury Regional Gallery
    • Reference: © William Robinson
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    LOT 026

    Fred Williams (1927-1982)


    Australian Landscape

    gouache on paper, signed l.r.c. 'Fred Williams'

    EST.$20,000 - $30,000Sold for$22,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 30 x 76 cm
    • Provenance: Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Paddington, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Fred Williams/Copyright Agency, 2018
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    LOT 027

    Rosalie Gascoigne (1917-1999)


    Bird Sanctuary, 1975

    weathered wood apairy box and other wood, steel construction mesh, metal gasket, glass jar with commercial bird-seed mix, and collage (including Arnott's Biscuit logos)

    EST.$20,000 - $30,000Sold for$24,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 67 x 34 x 14 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: 1976 Rosalie Gascoigne Gallery A, Sydney #44, $350; 1978 Rosalie Gascoigne NGV #4 (dated 1976)(ref.)
    • Reference: Literature: Eagle M., From the Studio of Rosalie Gascoigne p. 55: 'Last week was full of decisions about what to send Gallery A, and packing things for Ray Hughes... I sold him Bird Sanctuary...'. © The Estate of Rosalie Gascoigne/Copyright Agency, 2018; Rosalie Gascoigne catalogue raisonne no. 69
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    LOT 028

    Fred Williams (1927-1982)


    Queensland Landscape

    gouache on paper, signed l.m. 'Fred Williams'

    EST.$15,000 - $25,000Sold for$15,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 45 x 23 cm (cartouche)
    • Provenance: Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Paddington, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Fred Williams/Copyright Agency, 2018
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    LOT 029

    Colin McCahon (New Zealander, 1919-1987)


    Landscape, 1962

    oil and pencil on paper, signed and dated l.r.c. 'McCahon, '62'

    EST.$15,000 - $25,000Sold for$31,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 55.5 x 86 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: Colin McCahon Record number 'cm001453'
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    LOT 030

    Colin McCahon (New Zealander, 1919-1987)


    Sketch, 1962

    oil and pencil on paper, signed and dated l.r.c. 'McCahon, '62'

    EST.$15,000 - $25,000Sold for$19,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 55.5 x 86 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: Colin McCahon Record number 'cm001453'
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    LOT 031

    Robert Dickerson (1924-2015)


    Dead Christ, c. 1953

    enamel on board, signed l.r.c. 'Dickerson'

    EST.$20,000 - $30,000Sold for$18,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 73 x 99 cm
    • Provenance: Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Paddington, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Labels: Rudy Komon Gallery, Stock no. 135
    • Reference: © Jennifer Dickerson/Copyright Agency, 2018
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    LOT 032

    Jun Chen (b. 1960)


    Field, 2008

    oil on canvas, signed and dated l.l.c. 'Jun Chen, 2008'

    EST.$18,000 - $24,000Sold for$31,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 136.5 x 160 cm
    • Provenance: The Hughes Gallery, Sydney, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: Jun Chen, Spring, The Hughes Gallery, 26 June - 22 July 2009
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    LOT 033

    William Robinson (b. 1936)


    Portrait of Ray Hughes, 1979

    oil on board, signed l.r.c. 'William Robinson'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000Sold for$10,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 66 x 50.5 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: William Robinson
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    LOT 034

    Fred Williams (1927-1982)


    Still Life with Bottles, c. 1959

    oil on board, signed l.r.c. 'Fred Williams'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000Sold for$9,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 69.5 x 57 cm
    • Provenance: Lawsons Sydney, Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Paddington, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Labels: Rudy Komon Gallery, Stock no. 1683
    • Reference: © Fred Williams/Copyright Agency, 2018
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    LOT 035

    Lucy Culliton (b. 1966)


    Weeds of the Monaro-Cotoneaster, 2014

    oil on board, signed and dated u.r.c. 'Culliton, '14', signed, dated and titled verso 'Culliton, 2014, Weeds of the Monaro-Cotoneaster'

    EST.$6,000 - $8,000Sold for$14,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 80 x 80 cm
    • Provenance: The Hughes Gallery, Sydney, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Labels: Ray Hughes Gallery, Stock no. LC283
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    LOT 036

    Peter Booth (b. 1940)


    Meteorite, 1986

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

    EST.$15,000 - $25,000Sold for$16,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 122 x 136 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Peter Booth/Copyright Agency, 2018
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  • 37_1
    LOT 037

    Jon Molvig (1923-1970)


    Brumby No. 2, 1959

    oil on board, signed and dated l.r.c. 'Molvig, '59', titled verso 'Brumby No. 2'

    EST.$7,000 - $9,000Sold for$9,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 77 x 102 cm
    • Provenance: Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Paddington, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Labels: Rudy Komon Gallery, Stock no. 41
    • Exhibited: Ray Hughes Exhibition - DD3688
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    LOT 038

    Gareth Sansom (b. 1939)


    Figure Biting Knife, 1982

    enamel on hardboard

    EST.$7,000 - $9,000
    • Measurements: 121 x 91 cm
    • Provenance: Ray Hughes Gallery, Brisbane, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: Realities Gallery Melbourne 1982, Ray Hughes Gallery, Brisbane 1982
    • Reference: © Gareth Sansom/Copyright Agency, 2018
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    LOT 039

    John Olsen (b. 1928)


    The Billabong, 1975

    watercolour on paper on board, signed and dated l.l.c. 'J.O, '75'

    EST.$6,000 - $8,000Sold for$7,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 66 x 50 cm
    • Provenance: Lawsons, Australian & European Paintings, Sydney, 08/07/1980, Lot No. 146, Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Paddington, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Labels: Rudy Komon Gallery, Stock no. 5098
    • Exhibited: Rudy Komon Directors Exhibition August 1982, cat. 18
    • Reference: © John Olsen/Copyright Agency, 2018
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    LOT 040

    Jun Chen (b. 1960)


    The Flower Market, 2012

    oil on canvas, signed and dated l.r.c. 'Jun Chen, '12'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000Sold for$10,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 106 x 101 cm
    • Provenance: The Hughes Gallery, Sydney, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: Jun Chen, Sydney, The Hughes Gallery, 24 November - 22 December, 2012
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    LOT 041

    Peter Powditch (b. 1942)


    Recess III, 1969

    oil on canvas, titled, dated, inscribed and signed verso ' Recess III,-4/10-69, Powditch'

    EST.$6,000 - $8,000Sold for$9,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 175 x 137 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: Ray Hughes Gallery, Peter Powditch - 60s and 70s Figures October 30 - November 25, 2014
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    LOT 042

    Tony De Lautour (New Zealander, b. 1965)


    Untitled, 1999

    oil on canvas, signed and dated to left panel l.r.c. 'Tony De Lautour 1999, signed and dated to right panel u.r.c. 'Tony De Lautour, 1999'

    EST.$6,000 - $8,000Sold for$6,720 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: two panels framed together, overall 222 x 80 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
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    LOT 043

    Gareth Sansom (b. 1939)


    The Egg Appeal, 1986-87

    oil on canvas, signed, dated and titled verso 'G. Sansom 86-87, The Egg Appeal'

    EST.$5,000 - $7,000Sold for$8,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 167 x 228 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Gareth Sansom/Copyright Agency, 2018
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    LOT 044

    John Firth-Smith (b. 1943)


    Nude with Yellow Shoe, 1966

    oil on canvas, signed and dated l.l.c. 'Firth Smith'

    EST.$5,000 - $7,000Sold for$9,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 137 x 123 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
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    LOT 045

    John Olsen (b. 1928)


    Dunk Island

    woven wool tapestry, woven signature lower right 'John Olsen' Dunk Island Tapestry Atelier

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$8,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 177 x 230 cm
    • Provenance: Rudy Komon Art Gallery The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © John Olsen/Copyright Agency, 2018
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    LOT 046

    Luo Brothers - Luo Wei Dong (b. 1963), Luo Wei Bing (b. 1964) and Luo Wei Guo (b. 1972)


    Welcome Welcome (26)

    painted fibreglass, signed to base

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000Sold for$11,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 44 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: Jan 19-Feb 13 2008 NYC Ray Hughes Gallery
    • Reference: © Luo Brothers
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    LOT 047

    Chang Xugong (Chinese, 1957)


    Untitled, 2000

    machine embroidered satin

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$4,080 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 100 x 80 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: The New Face of China, Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney, 2000
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    LOT 048

    Luo Brothers - Luo Wei Dong (b. 1963), Luo Wei Bing (b. 1964) and Luo Wei Guo (b. 1972)


    Welcome Welcome

    porcelain, decorated with flowers, raised on circular plinth, various glazes

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$6,720 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 36 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Luo Brothers
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    LOT 049

    Li Jin (Chinese, b. 1958)


    Girls with Dog

    watercolour, signed with Chinese characters and signature block u.l.c. - l.l.c

    EST.$20,000 - $30,000
    • Measurements: 48 x 76 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
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    LOT 050

    Ren Xiaolin (Chinese, b. 1963)


    Figures and Ottoman, 2002

    oil on canvas, signed and dated l.r.c in Chinese and dated '2002'

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$3,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 89 x 116 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
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    LOT 051

    Ren Xiaolin (Chinese, b. 1963)


    Figures, 1999

    oil on canvas, signed and dated l.r.c. in Chinese and dated '1999'

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$2,880 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 100 x 80 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
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    LOT 052

    Ren Xiaolin (Chinese, b. 1963)


    Figures and Table, 2002

    oil on canvas, signed and dated l.r.c in Chinese and dated '2002'

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$6,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 89 x 116 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
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    LOT 053

    Chang Xugong (Chinese, 1957)


    Untitled, 2000

    machine embroidered satin

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000
    • Measurements: 100 x 80 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: The New Face of China, Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney, 2000
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  • 54_1
    LOT 054

    Luo Brothers - Luo Wei Dong (b. 1963), Luo Wei Bing (b. 1964) and Luo Wei Guo (b. 1972)


    Welcome the World Famous Brands

    lacquer on wood

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$6,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 65 x 55 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Luo Brothers
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  • 55_1
    LOT 055

    Luo Brothers - Luo Wei Dong (b. 1963), Luo Wei Bing (b. 1964) and Luo Wei Guo (b. 1972)


    Welcome the World Famous Brands

    lacquer on wood

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$6,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 65 x 55 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Luo Brothers
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  • 56_1
    LOT 056

    Chen Weimin (Chinese, b. 1959)


    Untitled 37, 2003

    oil on canvas, signed titled and dated in Chinese characters verso

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$4,320 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 110 x 130 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 57_1
    LOT 057

    Li Li (Chinese, b. 1982)


    Girl Eating a Tree, 2005

    oil on canvas, signed and dated l.r.c. 'Li Li, 2005.12'

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$780 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 130 x 180 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
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  • 58_1
    LOT 058

    Guo Jian (b. 1962 )


    Female Fighter in Hard Hat

    acrylic on canvas

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,920 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 67.5 x 71 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 59_1
    LOT 059

    Wan Yang (Chinese, b. 1983)


    Game No 2: Fortuitous Encounters in the Forest, 2006

    acrylic on canvas, signed and dated l.l.c. 'Wan Yang, 2006'

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,920 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 100 x 150 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 60_1
    LOT 060

    Li Jia Zheng (Chinese, 1938-2010)


    Untitled

    ink and wash on paper, stamped u.r.c and l.r.c. in Chinese characters

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,140 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 49 x 78 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: Big Drawing Show, Ray Hughes Gallery, 2007
    • Lot Details
  • 61_1
    LOT 061

    Li Jia Zheng (Chinese, 1938-2010)


    Zhong Kin Exorcism

    ink and wash on paper, stamped u.r.c in Chinese characters

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$1,140 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 70 x 70 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: Big Drawing Show, Ray Hughes Gallery, 2007
    • Lot Details
  • 62_1
    LOT 062

    Yang Jinsong (Chinese, b. 1955)


    Untitled, 2004

    oil on canvas, titled, dated and signed verso 'Untitled, Sept, 2004, Yang Jinsong'

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$3,840 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 70 x 80 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
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  • 63_1
    LOT 063

    Yang Jinsong (Chinese, b. 1955)


    Untitled, 2004

    oil on canvas, signed verso 'Yang Jinsong'

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$3,840 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 70 x 80 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 64_1
    LOT 064

    Qin Fengling (Chinese, b. 1957)


    Unified Family, 2005

    acrylic and mixed media on canvas, signed and dated verso in Chinese characters '05'

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,080 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 45 x 60 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 65_1
    LOT 065

    Qin Fengling (Chinese, b. 1957)


    Industrial Smokestacks, 2005

    acrylic and mixed media on canvas, signed and dated verso in Chinese characters '05'

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,920 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 40.5 x 30 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 66_1
    LOT 066

    J.D. Okhai Ojeikere (Nigerian, 1930-2014)


    Mkpuk Eba, 1971, printed 2000

    silver gelatin print on paper, with artists stamp and signed and dated l.r.c. 'J.D Okhai Ojeikere (Foto Ojeikere) Lagos Nigeria 26.01.2000' also numbered 'HD-229/71'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000Sold for$7,750 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 57 x 46 cm
    • Provenance: Magnin-A, Paris, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Labels: The Hughes Gallery, Stock No. JD0012
    • Exhibited: J.D.Ojeikere & C.J.Pyle, The Hughes Gallery, August 10 - September 5, 2013
    • Reference: © J.D. Okhai Ojeikere
    • Lot Details
  • 67_1
    LOT 067

    J.D. Okhai Ojeikere (Nigerian, 1930-2014)


    Mmon Mmon Edet Ubok, 1974, printed 2010

    silver gelatin print on paper, with artists stamp and signed and dated l.r.c. '5th May 2010' also numbered 'HD-51/74'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000Sold for$7,750 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 56 x 46 cm
    • Provenance: Magnin-A, Paris, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Labels: The Hughes Gallery, Stock no. JDO008
    • Exhibited: J.D.Ojeikere & C.J.Pyle, The Hughes Gallery, August 10 - September 5, 2013
    • Reference: © D. Okhai Ojeikere
    • Lot Details
  • 68_1
    LOT 068

    Frederic Bruly Bouabré (Ivorian, 1921-2014)


    Banana, 2003

    ink and coloured pencils on card, dated and signed verso '2003, Bouabré' (4)

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000
  • 69_1
    LOT 069

    Seydou Keïta (Malian, 1923-2001)


    Two Friends Wearing Matching 'Safari Suits', 1998

    silver gelatin print, inscribed, signed and dated below image '56 A 57, Seydou Keita, 1998'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000
    • Measurements: 60.5 x 50.5 cm
    • Provenance: Magnin-A, Paris, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Seydou Keïta Photography
    • Lot Details
  • 70_1
    LOT 070

    Monsengwo Kejwamfi Moke (Congolese, 1950-2001)


    Petit Nerhi, 1994

    oil on canvas, signed, dated and titled verso 'Moke, '94, Petit Nerhi'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000Sold for$10,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 71 x 83 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
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  • 71_1
    LOT 071

    Frederic Bruly Bouabré (Ivorian, 1921-2014)


    2004

    ink and coloured pencils on card, dated and signed verso '2004, Bouabré' (4)

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000
    • Measurements: each 19 x 13 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 72_1
    LOT 072

    Cyprien Tokoudagba (Beninese, 1939-2012)


    Azaka

    oil on canvas

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$3,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 79 x 72 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 73_1
    LOT 073

    Balu Jivya Mashe (Indian) Warli Artist


    Field with Animals and Figures

    acrylic on canvas, signed l.r.c indistinctly

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500
    • Measurements: 82 x 82 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 75_1
    LOT 074

    Mathias Kauage (Papua New Guinean, 1944-2003)


    Tribal Figure, 1969-1994

    acrylic on canvas

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$2,160 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 134 x 70 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 74_1
    LOT 075

    Mathias Kauage (Papua New Guinean, 1944-2003)


    Tribal Figure, 1968/1999

    acrylic on canvas, signed, inscribed and dated l.l.c. 'Kauage Mathias, O.B.E. O.N.G Artis.1968/1999'

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$6,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 120 x 183 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 76_1
    LOT 076

    Otto Mueller (German, 1874-1930)


    Drei Madchen vor dem Spiegel, 1922

    lithograph on paper, signed l.r.c. 'Otto Mueller'

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$7,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 37.5 x 28.5 cm
    • Provenance: Galerie Neuendorf, Germany, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 77_1
    LOT 077

    Max Beckmann (German, 1884-1950)


    Fastnacht, 1922

    etching on paper, edition: 31/60, numbered and signed below image '31/60, Beckmann'

    EST.$5,000 - $7,000Sold for$5,280 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 36.2. x 25 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Labels: Ray Hughes Gallery Max Beckmann Five Works Stock no. 4
    • Exhibited: Ray Hughes Gallery, Max Beckmann Five Works
    • Reference: © Max Beckmann/Bild-Kunst. Copyright Agency, 2018
    • Lot Details
  • 78_1
    LOT 078

    Otto Mueller (German, 1874-1930)


    Russisches Haus mit Sonnenblumen, 1921-1922

    lithograph on paper, edition: I XXX, numbered and signed below image 'I XXX, Otto Mueller'

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$5,520 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 33.5 x 43 cm
    • Provenance: Galerie Neuendorf, Germany, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: Karsch, 144, a
    • Lot Details
  • 79_1
    LOT 079

    Otto Mueller (German, 1874-1930)


    Zirkuspaar, 1920 - 1921

    lithograph on paper, signed l.r.c. 'O.M'

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$4,320 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 26 x 19 cm
    • Provenance: Galerie Neuendorf, Germany, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 80_1
    LOT 080

    Max Beckmann (German, 1884-1950)


    Portrait Frau H.M. (Naila), 1923

    woodcut, signed below image 'Beckmann'

    EST.$1,500 - $2,500Sold for$3,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 51.5 x 46 cm
    • Provenance: Bonhams London, Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints, 12 Nov 2007, Lot 381,The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Max Beckmann/Bild-Kunst. Copyright Agency, 2018
    • Lot Details
  • 81_1
    LOT 081

    Erich Heckel (German 1883-1970)


    Die Bruder Karamasov, 1919

    lithograph on paper, signed and dated l.r.c. Erich Heckel, 1919'

    EST.$2,000 - $4,000Sold for$2,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 27 x 22 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Erich Heckel/Bild-Kunst. Copyright Agency, 2018
    • Lot Details
  • 82_1
    LOT 082

    Lovis Corinth (German, 1858-1925)


    Im Paradies

    seven lithographs with frontispiece in portfolio, unframed

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000
    • Measurements: 33 x 31.5 cm. paper 58.5 x 38.5 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 83_1
    LOT 083

    Pierre Bonnard (French, 1867-1947)


    Woman in the Bath

    lithograph on paper, edition: 28/100, numbered and signed below image '28/100, P Bonnard', also signed in the image u.r.c. 'PB'

    EST.$1,200 - $1,800Sold for$4,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 29 x 19 cm
    • Provenance: Wolseley Fine Art, United Kingdom, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 84_1
    LOT 084

    Fernand Leger (French, 1881-1955)


    French

    lithograph on paper, edition: 40/180, numbered below image in pencil and stamped with artist signature '40/180, F. Leger', titled within the image 'French'

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$2,160 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 51 x 37 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Fernand Leger/ADAGP. Copyright Agency, 2018
    • Lot Details
  • 85_1
    LOT 085

    Pierre Bonnard (French, 1867-1947)


    Women at the Table

    lithograph on paper, edition: 1/29, numbered and signed below image '1/29, P Bonnard', also signed in image 'PB'

    EST.$1,500 - $2,500Sold for$2,160 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 33 x 49.5 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Lot Details
  • 86_1
    LOT 086

    Pierre Bonnard (French, 1867-1947)


    Femme mettant ses bas, c. 1910

    pencil and ink on paper, with studio stamp l.r.c. 'PB'

    EST.$1,500 - $2,500Sold for$4,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 11 x 4.5 cm
    • Provenance: Wolseley Fine Art, United Kingdom, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Labels: Wolseley Fine Arts London
    • Lot Details
  • 87_1
    LOT 087

    Andre Derain (French, 1880-1954)


    Peacock; Goat

    pencil on paper laid on card; ink on paper laid on card, each marked with a studio stamp l.r.c 'ATELIER ANDRE DERAIN' (2)

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$1,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 25.5 x 16 cm; 15.5 x 19 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Labels: handwritten verso No 177
    • Reference: © Andre Derain/ADAGP. Copyright Agency, 2018
    • Lot Details
  • 88_1
    LOT 088

    Andre Derain (French, 1880-1954)


    Horse

    pencil on paper laid on card, studio stamp l.r.c 'ATELIER ANDRE DERAIN'

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 27 x 41.5 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Andre Derain/ADAGP. Copyright Agency, 2018
    • Lot Details
  • 89_1
    LOT 089

    Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)


    Untitled

    lithograph on paper, edition: E.A., edition:ed and signed below image 'E.A., Dali'

    EST.$600 - $800Sold for$1,080 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 30 x 18 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Salvador Dali, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dali/VEGAP. Copyright Agency, 2018
    • Lot Details
  • 90_1
    LOT 090

    Gilbert & George (British, 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.$5,000 - $7,000Sold for$7,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 67.5 x 109 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Gilbert and George
    • Lot Details
  • 91_1
    LOT 091

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


    Reclining Drunk, 1977

    incised with the artist's initials, dated Spring 1973 and numbered No. 70 of 200 on the reverse shaped glass

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$6,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Gilbert and George
    • Lot Details
  • 92_1
    LOT 092

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


    Reclining Drunk, 1977

    incised with the artist's initials, dated Spring 1973 and numbered No. 47 Of 200 on the reverse shaped glass

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$6,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Gilbert and George
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  • 93_1
    LOT 093

    Roger Hilton (British, 1911-1975)


    Untitled, 1974

    gouache on paper, signed and dated l.r.c. 'RH, '74'

    EST.$8,000 - $12,000Sold for$12,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 26 x 38.5 cm
    • Provenance: Waddington Gallery London, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Exhibited: Ray Hughes Gallery
    • Reference: © Roger Hilton/Copyright Agency, 2018
    • Lot Details
  • 94_1
    LOT 094

    Howard Hodgkin (British, 1932-2017)


    Julian and Alexis, 1977

    lithograph on paper with handcolouring, edition: 15/30, numbered, signed and dated below image '15/30, Hodgkin, '77'

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$6,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 70 x 101.5 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Howard Hodgkin
    • Lot Details
  • 95_1
    LOT 095

    Howard Hodgkin (British, 1932-2017)


    Jarid's Porch, 1977

    screenprint with handcolouring on paper, edition:, 74/100, numbered, signed and dated below image '74/100, Hodgkin, '77'

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$2,640 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 51 x 61 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Howard Hodgkin
    • Lot Details
  • 96_1
    LOT 096

    Howard Hodgkin (British, 1932-2017)


    Indian View L (from the Indian Views), 1971

    lithograph on paper, edition: 35/75, signed and dated below image '35/75, Hodgkin, '71'

    EST.$1,500 - $2,500Sold for$1,560 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 58 x 77.5 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Howard Hodgkin
    • Lot Details
  • 100_1
    LOT 097

    Patrick Heron (British, 1920-1999)


    Interlocking Scarlet and Pink in Deep Green : April, 1970

    screenprint on paper, edition: 5/100 signed and dated below image '5/100, Patrick Heron, '70'

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$5,520 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 59 x 78 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Estate of Patrick Heron. All rights reserved/ DACS/Copyright Agency, 2018
    • Lot Details
  • 98_1
    LOT 098

    Patrick Heron (British, 1920-1999)


    Umber Disc and Red Edge, 1970

    screenprint on paper, edition: 6/100 signed and dated below image '6/100, Patrick Heron, '70'

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$3,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 59 x 78 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Estate of Patrick Heron. All rights reserved/ DACS/Copyright Agency, 2018
    • Lot Details
  • 99_1
    LOT 099

    Patrick Heron (British, 1920-1999)


    Six in Vermillion with Red in Red, 1970

    screenprint on paper, edition: 4/100 signed and dated below image '4/100, Patrick Heron, '70'

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$6,240 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 59 x 78 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Estate of Patrick Heron. All rights reserved/ DACS/Copyright Agency, 2018
    • Lot Details
  • 97_1
    LOT 100

    Howard Hodgkin (British, 1932-2017)


    Green Chateau, Suite of Four, 1978

    lithographs on paper, with handcolouring, edition: 12/12, each numbered, signed and dated below image '12/12, H.H.78'

    EST.$1,200 - $1,800Sold for$5,760 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 17 x 20.5 cm
    • Provenance: The artist, The Estate of Ray Hughes
    • Reference: © Howard Hodgkin
    • Lot Details