Bonhams Art Auction 6 June 2017

Bonhams offer 68 lots in their 6 June 2017 Sydney auction, mixing the very traditional of Aboriginal artefacts with the Australian modern greats like Roy de Maistre, Charles Blackman and Sidney Nolan and the very contemporary sculpture of Clement Meadmore.

You can view all offerings in Sydney at the NCJWA Hall at 111 Queen Street, Woollahra, from Friday, 2 June to Monday, 5 June, and also online at the Bonhams website.

The auction is held at the NCJWA Hall on 6 June, starting at 6.30 pm.

If you would like independent and unbiased advice on any lots, please contact us by phone 02 9977 7764 or email [email protected] As always, we would be delighted to assist you so you can make a fully informed decision prior to on any art purchase.

And here are Dave’s Faves for your enjoyment:

Albert Namatjira

Lot 3 – Albert Namatjira, Ghost Gum, c. 1943, est. $20,000-30,00. Think I’ll become a tree hugger

Lot 9, Sidney Nolan, Ned Kelly, 1966, est. $120,000-180,000. Stands and Delivers

Lot 9, Sidney Nolan, Ned Kelly, 1966, est. $120,000-180,000. Stands and Delivers

Jeffrey Smart

Lot 10 – Jeffrey Smart, St John’s Church, London, c1948-50, est. $5,000-8,000. A modest Smart for a modest price

Emily Kngwarreye

Lot 15 – Emily Kame Kngwarreye, My Country, 1993, est. $150,000-250,000. Elton’s Emily

Lot 19 - Sidney Nolan, Ely Cathedral, 1950, est. $3,000-5,000. Glass with class

Lot 19 – Sidney Nolan, Ely Cathedral, 1950, est. $3,000-5,000. Glass with class

Charles Blackman

Lot 20 – Charles Blackman, Illusion of Children, c1966, est. $80,000-120,000. I’m enchanted

Lot 22 - Clement Meadmore, Start Up, 1999, est. $12,000-18,000. We all need more Meadmore

Lot 22 – Clement Meadmore, Start Up, 1999, est. $12,000-18,000. We all need more Meadmore

Lot 30 - Sydney Long, Evening Glow, Georges River, c1940, est. $9,000-12,000. Splendor in the Grass

Lot 30 – Sydney Long, Evening Glow, Georges River, c1940, est. $9,000-12,000. Splendor in the Grass

Lot 35 - Arthur Boyd, Mordialloc Creek, c1938, est. $12,000-18,000. Arthur goes abstract

Lot 35 – Arthur Boyd, Mordialloc Creek, c1938, est. $12,000-18,000. Arthur goes abstract

Brett Whiteley

Lot 37 – Brett Whiteley, Hummingbird and Frangipani, 1986, est. $280,000-350,000. Your very own bird in the hand

Sally Gabori

Lot 39 – Sally Gabori, King Alfred’s Country – Makakirr, 2007, est. $8,000-12,000. Gabori always tells us a colourful story

Christo

Lot 43 – Christo, The wrapped vestibule, project for the Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney 1990, est. $1,000-2,000. Support your AGNSW

Roy de Maistre

Lot 48 – Roy de Maistre, Magnolia, 1928, est. $80,000-120,000. You say de Maistre and I say the Master

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Brigitte Banziger

Hello, my name is Brigitte Banziger and I am an art consultant and manager at Banziger Hulme Fine Art Consultants, Australia's art valuation and art advice experts. We offer comprehensive art valuation and art brokerage services (selling and buying art on behalf of clients). Our art services cover everything from valuations, art care and restoration, to general advice such as helping define the goals for your art collection and work out the best strategy on how to achieve those goals, including where, how and when to buy or sell.

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