SH107 - Australian and International Art

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Thursday 30 April 2015 at 6:30pmShapiro Gallery, 162 Queen St, Woollahra, SydneyWoollahra Hotel Function Room, 116 Queen Street, Woollahra, Sydney

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Saturday 18 - Thursday 30 April 2015 11:00am to 5:00pm
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Lot 030

Jeffrey Smart (1921-2013)

Approaching Storm by Railway, 1955

oil on board, signed l.l.c. 'Jeffrey Smart'

  • Measurements: 60.2 x 73 cm
  • Provenance: Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, Estate of D'Arcy Ryan, Perth
  • Labels: Reference: P. Quatermaine, Jeffrey Smart, Gryphon Books, South Yarra, 1983,p.105, no.278, illustrated, E. Capon, Jeffrey Smart, Drawings and Studies 1942-2001, Australian Galleries/Australian Art Publishing, Melbourne, 2001, p.56, illustrated, B. Pearce, Jeffrey Smart, The Beagle Press, Roseville, 2005, p.49, illustrated, C. Allen, Jeffrey Smart: Unpublished Paintings 1940-2007, Australian Galleries Publishing, Collingwood, 2008, p.24, illustrated
  • Exhibited: Society of Artists, Department of Education Art Gallery, Sydney, August 8-September 1, 1956, Cat No.7, 30Gns, Jeffrey Smart, Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 12-24 June 1957, Cat. No. 22, 40Gns, Jeffrey Smart Retrospective, Art Gallery of New South Wales,27 August-31 October 1999, Cat No.13, illustrated p.84 (Exhibition toured AGSA, QAG, and Museum of Modern Art at Heide), Master of Stillness: Jeffrey Smart paintings 1940-2011, Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art, University of South Australia, 12 October- 14 December 2012, then Tarrawarra Museum of Art, Healesville, 21 December 2012- 31March 2013, Cat No.26, illustrated p.52
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Price Estimate$100,000 - $150,000Sold for$240,000 Including Buyer's Premium