Important Australian Art

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Date of the auction: 26.06.2019

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Max Dupain

Max Dupain (1911-1992) Impassioned Clay, 1936 signed and dated lower left: 'Max Dupain '36' titled on label verso: 'Impassioned Clay' silver gelatin photograph, printed later 46.0 x 32.5cm (18 1/8 x 12 13/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Private collection, Sydney Deutscher and Hackett, Sydney, 2 May

Lot #: 60

Estimate: A$2,000 - A$3,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Mick Kubarkku

Mick Kubarkku (circa 1925-2008) Crocodile, c.1975 natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark 133.0 x 50.0cm (52 3/8 x 19 11/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Private collection, Sydney

Lot #: 86

Estimate: A$2,000 - A$3,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Mick Kubarkku

Mick Kubarkku (circa 1925-2008) Yawk Yawk Spirits, c.1997 natural earth pigments on paper 104.0 x 75.0cm (40 15/16 x 29 1/2in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Aboriginal Dreamtime Gallery, Alice Springs Private collection, Melbourne

Lot #: 87

Estimate: A$2,500 - A$3,500

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Mick Magani

Mick Magani (circa 1920-1984) Untitled (figure with totemic animals and plants) natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark 83.0 x 31.0cm (32 11/16 x 12 3/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Private collection, Sydney

Lot #: 82

Estimate: A$1,000 - A$2,000

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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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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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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Norman Alfred William Lindsay

Norman Alfred William Lindsay (1879-1969) Beethoven, 1921 numbered, dedicated, signed and dated below image: 'No.49, To my friend Beutler - Norman Lindsay 1921' titled lower centre: 'Beethoven' etching, engraving and stipple, edition: 49/50 33.0 x 28.0cm (13 x 11in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Private

Lot #: 78

Estimate: A$2,000 - A$3,000

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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Peter Nabarlambarl

Peter Nabarlambarl (circa 1930-2001) Rainbow Serpent of the Dreamtime, 1991 natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark 76.5 x 28.0cm (30 1/8 x 11in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Collection of Dorothy Bennett, 1991 Aboriginal Dreamtime Gallery, Alice Springs Private collection, Melbourne This painting is

Lot #: 83

Estimate: A$800 - A$1,200

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Ray Crooke

Ray Crooke (1922-2015) Melbourne Zoo, 1957 signed and dated lower left: 'R Crooke / 57' oil on composition board 30.5 x 37.5cm (12 x 14 3/4in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Private collection Deutscher ~ Menzies, Melbourne, 27 November 2002, cat. 212 Private collection, Sydney

Lot #: 69

Estimate: A$3,000 - A$5,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Richard Larter

Richard Larter (1929-2014) Epicycloidal Sliding Shift, 1983 initialled and dated lower right: 'R.L. 8.1983.' synthetic polymer paint on canvas 179.0 x 128.5cm (70 1/2 x 50 9/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE The IBM Collection, Australia (label attached verso) EXHIBITED Richard Larter, Stuart Gerstman

Lot #: 20

Estimate: A$5,000 - A$7,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Rick Amor

Rick Amor (born 1948) Study for Low Tide, 2007 signed and dated lower right: 'RICK AMOR '07' oil on panel 15.0 x 23.0cm (5 7/8 x 9 1/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Liverpool Street Gallery, Sydney Private collection, Sydney EXHIBITED Rick Amor: Paintings 2008, Liverpool Street Gallery, Sydney, 16 August

Lot #: 46

Estimate: A$2,500 - A$3,500

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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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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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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Russell Drysdale

Russell Drysdale (1912-1981) Shapes for Textile Designs, c.1946 signed and titled lower right: 'Shapes for textile designs / Russell Drysdale' watercolour, ink and gouache on paper 25.5 x 23.0cm (10 1/16 x 9 1/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Private collection Deutscher ~ Menzies, Melbourne, 4 June 2003

Lot #: 66

Estimate: A$5,000 - A$7,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Sidney Nolan

Sidney Nolan (1917-1992) Greek Island, 1956 signed with initial lower left: 'N' signed and dated verso: 'Nolan / 1st April 56. / N' mixed media on paper 24.5 x 29.5cm (9 5/8 x 11 5/8in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Private collection Deutscher ~ Menzies, Melbourne, 25 April 1999, lot 100 Savill Galleries

Lot #: 68

Estimate: A$3,000 - A$5,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Susan Norrie

Susan Norrie Untitled (Study for Tapestry), 1986 oil on board 35.0 x 48.5cm (13 3/4 x 19 1/8in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE The IBM Collection, Australia

Lot #: 9

Estimate: A$2,000 - A$3,000

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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Tommy Gondorra Steele

Tommy Gondorra Steele (born 1940) Wurdeja Mythology with Wangarra Spirits, 2000 natural earth pigments and synthetic binder on eucalyptus bark 102.5 x 45.0cm (40 3/8 x 17 11/16in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Maningrida Arts and Culture, Northern Territory (label attached verso cat. 8562000BP) Private

Lot #: 84

Estimate: A$1,000 - A$2,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Various Artists

Various Artists On this Island, Meeting and Parting a suite of 11 prints housed in a clamshell folio edition of 24 including prints by Lucy Culliton, Julie Harris, Judith Van Heeran, David Keeling, Steve Lopes, Euan Macleod, Idris Murphy, Jan Senbergs, Peter Simpson, Ann Thomson and Shonah Trescott

Lot #: 47

Estimate: A$4,000 - A$6,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Various Artists

Various Artists The 1990 Collection A Portfolio of Australian Women Artists a suite of 10 prints commissioned by The New South Wales Cancer Council housed in a clamshell folio edition of 100 including prints by Marion Borgelt, Helen Eager, Kerrie Lester, Mary MacQueen, Banduk Marika, Mandy Martin

Lot #: 80

Estimate: A$2,000 - A$3,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019

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Various Artists

Various Artists The Australian Legal Group Contemporary Print Collection a suite of 10 etchings housed in a clamshell folio edition: 37/65 including prints by Arthur Boyd, Lawrence Daws, Robert Juniper, Colin Lanceley, Banduk Marika, Sidney Nolan, John Olsen, Jan Senbergs, Tim Storrier and Ann

Lot #: 81

Estimate: A$3,000 - A$4,000

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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William Robinson

William Robinson (born 1936) My Garden, 1976 signed and dated lower left: 'William Robinson 76' titled, inscribed and dated verso: '"My GARDEN" By Wm ROBINSON - 1976 / MRS ROBINSON WITH FAMILY DOG IN THEIR GARDEN' pastel on paper 75.0 x 54.0cm (29 1/2 x 21 1/4in). Fußnoten PROVENANCE Deutscher ~

Lot #: 52

Estimate: A$4,000 - A$6,000

Date: 26 Jun 2019