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
Lot 015

Elioth Gruner (1882-1939)

Yass Landscape, 1929

oil on canvas, signed l.r.c. 'Gruner, 1929'

  • Measurements: 49 x 60 cm
  • Provenance: John D. Moore, Sydney, by at least 1930-31, Macquarie Gallery, Sydney, c. 1985, Private Collection, Sydney
  • Reference: Daryl Lindsay wrote about this work that ‘it looks to me to be the finest thing I have ever seen of his – the far distance is almost worthy of the primitives.’ Letter to Basil Burdett, October 28, 1930. MS 1995.9 John Young and the Macquarie Galleries Papers, Art Gallery of New South Wales Archive, 1/28/1, Literature: Art and Australia, 3rd Series, No.34, October-November 1930, plate 4, Hill E., The Home Pictorial Annual 1931 (Australia Beautiful), p.23, Sands J., Australia Land Of Contrasts, Sydney, 1943, n.p.
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Price Estimate$20,000 - $30,000Sold for$84,000 Including Buyer's Premium