This is your final chance to view and purchase museum-grade art in the fine art auction room. There are some amazing finds among the 136 lots offered by Deutscher + Hackett on 30 November in Sydney, including some extraordinary early Robert Klippel sculptures from the collection of his friend and patron Richard Crebbin.
The viewing is at the Deutscher + Hackett premises at 55 Oxford Street, Surry Hills, until Tuesday, 29 November, and online at Deutscher + Hackett.
The auction takes placed on Wednesday, 30 November, 7 pm at the Cell Block Theatre at the National Art School, Forbes Street, Sydney.
Happy to assist you with pre-sales advice, analysis and research and also bidding on the night and after-sale services. Contact us in 02 9977 7764 and email [email protected]
So therefore, here are the last of Dave’s Faves for 2016:
Lot 1, Justin O’Brien, Boy in Costume, c1949, est. $60,000-80,000. You could be Just’in Time
Lot 9, Robert Klippel, No. 51, Constructional Carving, 1948, est. $15,000-20,000. You would, wooden you?
Lot 33, John Santry, Young Squash Racquets Player, c 1952, est. $2,000-3,000. Dobell’s Double
Lot 34, Russell Drysdale, Mother and Child, est. $5,000-8,000. Moore’s Double
Lot 37, Fred Williams, One Tree Hill, Ferntree Gully, 1968, est. $45,000-65,000. Gouache, not Gauche
Lot 39, Brett Whiteley, Dawn, 1974 (Lavender Bay Series), est. $450,000-650,000. I am sailing
Lot 41, William Robinson, Landscape with two waterfalls, 1990, est. $180,000-240,000. I am parasailing
Lot 43, Emanuel Phillips Fox, The Blue Shutters, c1909-1911, est. $60,000-80,000. Trip the light fantastic
Lot 46, Clement Meadmore, Through Way, 1965, est. $60,000-80,000. There’s nothing square about Clement Meadmore
Lot 47, Rosalie Gascoigne, Kaleidoscope, 1994, est. $60,000-80,000. Find the Opera House!
Lot 53, Walter Withers, Midsummer, c1895, est. $100,000-140,000. Mini Masterpiece
Lot 61, Elioth Gruner, Unploughed Field, est. $7,000-10,000. The lightest touch
Lot 68, Roland Wakelin, Woolloomooloo and Potts Point, 1940, est. $40,000-60,000. Cartoon Capers
Lot 74, Margaret Olley, Still life with flowers and plums, est. $60,000-80,000. The Melody of Margaret
Lot 86, Australian School, Bank of New South Wales, Sydney (George Street), c1855, est. $5,000-10,000. Sorry, no ATM here
Lot 89, Clarice Beckett, After Sunset, c1929, est. $10,000-15,000. Dreamy
Lot 93, Herbert Badham, Port Said, 1954, est. $6,000-8,000. Watch for his retrospective at MAGAM
Lot 103, Norman Lindsay, Sally, c1935, est. $2,500-3,500. Long Tall Sally
Lot 106, Bill Whiskey Tjapaltjarri, Rockholes and Country near the Olgas, 2006, est. $15,000-20,000. There’s whiskey in the Jar
Lot 108, Paddy Bedford, Untitled, 2003, est. $5,000-7,000. An abstract lesson