Important Australian Art

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Date of the auction: 26.06.2019

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Dale Frank

Dale Frank (born 1959) Psuedo Dilemma of the Super Dado - Nano Nano, 1993 synthetic polymer paint on canvas 183.0 x 183.0cm (72 1/16 x 72 1/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Melbourne The IBM Collection, Australia

Lot #: 17

Estimate: A$6,000 - A$9,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Robert Owen

Robert Owen (born 1937) Untitled VIII, Origami Series, 1992 titled, and signed verso: 'UNTITLED VIII / (ORIGAMI SERIES) / Robert Owen' synthetic polymer paint on canvas 122.0 x 122.0cm (48 1/16 x 48 1/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE City Gallery, Melbourne The IBM Collection, Australia EXHIBITED Robert

Lot #: 19

Estimate: A$6,000 - A$9,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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John Mawurndjul

John Mawurndjul (born circa 1952) Rainbow Serpent and Water Lilies, 1997 natural earth pigments on paper 100.0 x 50.0cm (39 3/8 x 19 11/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Aboriginal Dreamtime Gallery, Alice Springs Private collection, Melbourne This work is accompanied by Aboriginal Dreamtime Gallery

Lot #: 4

Estimate: A$7,000 - A$10,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Susan Norrie

Susan Norrie (born 1953) Untitled, 1987 woven wool and cotton tapestry, woven by Sue Batten (signed verso) 171.0 x 248.0cm (67 5/16 x 97 5/8in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Victorian Tapestry Workshop, Melbourne (label attached verso) Mori Gallery, Sydney The IBM Collection, Australia, commissioned from the

Lot #: 10

Estimate: A$8,000 - A$12,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Imants Tillers

Imants Tillers (born 1950) Atmospheric Resemblances, 1988 synthetic polymer paint and gouache on 48 canvasboards, each panel numbered sequentially with stencil verso: 16545 - 16592 76.5 x 142.5cm (30 1/8 x 56 1/8in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE The IBM Collection, Australia

Lot #: 18

Estimate: A$8,000 - A$12,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Maker Unknown

Maker Unknown A Gulmari shield, south western Queensland natural earth pigments, carved wood height: 58.5cm (23 1/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Major Edward Castleman, United Kingdom Charterhouse Auctioneers, United Kingdom Private collection, New South Wales

Lot #: 35

Estimate: A$8,000 - A$10,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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John Glover

John Glover (1767-1849) Ullswater from Gowbarrow Park, c.1805 titled verso (in a later hand unsighted) watercolour on paper 42.5 x 60.0cm (16 3/4 x 23 5/8in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Thomas Agnew and Sons, London (label attached verso) Private collection, Perth Deutscher ~ Menzies, Sydney, 10 March

Lot #: 76

Estimate: A$8,000 - A$12,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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John Mather

John Mather (1848-1916) Treasury Gardens, 1899 signed and dated lower left: 'J. Mather 5 99' oil on canvas 61.0 x 91.0cm (24 x 35 13/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Mrs Alice Thomas, Melbourne thence by descent Mr Andrew Thomas, Sydney, c.1963 thence by descent Private collection, Sydney EXHIBITED

Lot #: 75

Estimate: A$9,000 - A$12,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Howard Arkley

Howard Arkley (1951-1999) Scalloped Bracket, 1998 signed, and dated verso: 'Howard Arkley. 98. S.B' titled, dated and signed on the side: 'SCALLOPED BRACKET / 1998 / Howard Arkley' synthetic polymer paint on canvas and wood 40.5 x 70.0 x 53.5cm (15 15/16 x 27 9/16 x 21 1/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE

Lot #: 21

Estimate: A$10,000 - A$15,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Rosalie Gascoigne

Rosalie Gascoigne (1917-1999) Twig Tidy, c.1972-73 rusted metal and thistle stalks height: 64.0cm (25 3/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Macquarie Galleries, Canberra Mrs Jani Haenke, Mt Stromlo, Canberra thence by descent Private collection, New South Wales EXHIBITED Rosalie Gascoigne: Assemblages

Lot #: 31

Estimate: A$10,000 - A$15,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Norman Alfred William Lindsay

Norman Alfred William Lindsay (1879-1969) (Lady with a Fan) signed lower right: 'Norman Lindsay' watercolour on paper 27.0 x 20.0cm (10 5/8 x 7 7/8in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Mrs Toni Lewis, Sydney Private collection, Sydney

Lot #: 71

Estimate: A$10,000 - A$15,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Frederick McCubbin

Frederick McCubbin (1855-1917) Chickens signed lower left: 'F. McCubbin' oil on canvas board 17.0 x 35.5cm (6 11/16 x 14in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Private collection, New South Wales thence by descent Private collection, New South Wales

Lot #: 74

Estimate: A$10,000 - A$15,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Margaret Olley

Margaret Olley (1923-2011) Model Resting, 1999 signed lower right: 'Olley' titled verso: 'MODEL RESTING' oil on board 46.0 x 61.0cm (18 1/8 x 24in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Philip Bacon Galleries, Sydney (in conjunction with Brian Moore Fine Art) Gallery 460, Gosford Private collection, Sydney EXHIBITED

Lot #: 12

Estimate: A$12,000 - A$18,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Roland Wakelin

Roland Wakelin (1887-1971) House on Berry's Bay, 1936 signed and dated lower left: 'R. Wakelin 1936' oil on canvas on board 49.5 x 75.0cm (19 1/2 x 29 1/2in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Mr John D. Moore, Sydney thence by descent Private collection, New South Wales EXHIBITED possibly, Roland Wakelin

Lot #: 13

Estimate: A$12,000 - A$16,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Justin O'Brien

Justin O'Brien (1917-1996) Brian and Molly Midlane, c.1945 oil on canvas 55.0 x 29.5cm (21 5/8 x 11 5/8in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE A gift to the vendor's parents by the artist c. 1948 when Justin O'Brien was living at Merioola and teaching at Cranbrook Lawson's, Sydney, 11 April 2000, lot 112 Eva

Lot #: 15

Estimate: A$12,000 - A$18,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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John Richard Passmore

John Richard Passmore (1904-1984) Study for The Bathers, c.1951 oil on masonite 44.5 x 70.0cm (17 1/2 x 27 9/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Mr John D. Moore, Sydney thence by descent Private collection, New South Wales RELATED WORK The Bathers, 1951, oil on composition board, 91.0 x 183.0cm, private

Lot #: 14

Estimate: A$14,000 - A$18,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Arthur Boyd

Arthur Boyd (Australian, 1920-1999) Pulpit Rock signed lower right: 'Arthur Boyd' oil on board 35.5 x 29.0cm (14 x 11 7/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE possibly Art Galleries Schubert, Queensland Private collection, New South Wales In an interview with Janet McKenzie, Boyd recalled of his first visit to

Lot #: 70

Estimate: A$18,000 - A$24,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Paddy Bedford

Paddy Bedford (circa 1922-2007) Garnkoorlbany - Jack Flood, 2000 inscribed verso: 'PB / PB82000.90 / PADDY BEDFORD / /JIRRAWUN ABORIGINAL / ART CORPORATION / BOW RIVER STATION / EAST KIMBERLEY / AUSTRALIA (08)' natural earth pigments and synthetic binder on linen 122.0 x 135.0cm (48 1/16 x 53

Lot #: 8

Estimate: A$20,000 - A$25,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Arthur Boyd

Arthur Boyd (1920-1999) Moses Striking the Rock, c.1951 ceramic painting, tile diptych 43.0 x 76.0cm (16 15/16 x 29 15/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Private collection Deutscher ~ Menzies, Sydney, 4 March 2003, lot 92 Private collection, Sydney EXHIBITED possibly, Ceramic Paintings by Arthur Boyd

Lot #: 16

Estimate: A$20,000 - A$30,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Norman Alfred William Lindsay

Norman Alfred William Lindsay (1879-1969) (Sisters) signed lower left: 'Norman Lindsay' oil on canvas on board 54.0 x 36.0cm (21 1/4 x 14 3/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Mrs Toni Lewis, Sydney Private collection, Sydney

Lot #: 72

Estimate: A$20,000 - A$30,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Nineteenth century photographs of Aboriginal people from the Tyrrell...

Nineteenth century photographs of Aboriginal people from the Tyrrell Collection, 1870s-c.1910 albumen prints and silver gelatin prints collection of approximately 100 prints various sizes Fußnoten PROVENANCE Tyrrell's Museum of Antiques, Books and Curios, Sydney Private collection, New South Wales

Lot #: 26

Estimate: A$25,000 - A$35,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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David Aspden

David Aspden (1935-2005) Pennant Hills, No. 1, 1975 titled and dated verso: '1975 PENNANT HILLS NO. 1' synthetic polymer paint on canvas 158.0 x 302.5cm (62 3/16 x 119 1/8in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Roslyn Oxley Gallery, Sydney The IBM Collection, Australia, acquired from the above in 1983 EXHIBITED

Lot #: 11

Estimate: A$30,000 - A$38,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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David Aspden

David Aspden (1935-2005) Pennant Hills, No. 2, 1975 titled and dated verso: '1975 PENNANT HILLS NO. 2' synthetic polymer paint on canvas 157.5 x 300.0cm (62 x 118 1/8in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Roslyn Oxley Gallery, Sydney The IBM Collection, Australia, acquired from the above in 1983 (label attached

Lot #: 37

Estimate: A$30,000 - A$38,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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John Olsen

John Olsen (born 1928) Frogs, 1993 signed and dated lower left: 'John Olsen / 93' watercolour and pastel on paper 100.0 x 94.0cm (39 3/8 x 37in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Sherman Galleries, Sydney The IBM Collection, Australia EXHIBITED John Olsen, Recent Works, Sherman Galleries Goodhope, Sydney, 28

Lot #: 49

Estimate: A$35,000 - A$55,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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William Robinson

William Robinson (born 1936) Birkdale Farmyard 1, 1985 signed lower right: 'William Robinson' inscribed verso: 'Farm Construction' oil on canvas 122.0 x 182.5cm (48 1/16 x 71 7/8in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney The IBM Collection, Australia (label attached verso) EXHIBITED William

Lot #: 48

Estimate: A$180,000 - A$250,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Ian Fairweather

Ian Fairweather (1891-1974) Spring, 1964 titled on painted artist's label verso: 'Spring' synthetic polymer paint and gouache on cardboard on hardboard 96.0 x 67.0cm (37 13/16 x 26 3/8in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Macquarie Galleries, Sydney Private collection, Sydney EXHIBITED Easter Exhibition

Lot #: 25

Estimate: A$200,000 - A$280,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019