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Australian & International Art - August 2022 Highlights

by DA | August 19, 2022

ASHTON Will (1881-1963), 'The Pond, Luxembourg Gardens, Paris.'
Oil on Canvas on Board, 36.5x44.5cm. est. $5,000 - 8,000

Highlights from the sale include several fascinating collections. Selected works from a Sydney deceased estate are featured here.
This collection was assembled over a forty year period, and reveals a deep appreciation of traditional Australian pictures from the first half of the Twentieth Century.


HEYSEN Hans (1877-1968), 'Hay Season,' c.1900

W/Clr with White Highlights, 19.5x32.5cm, est. $7,000 - 11,000

HEYSEN Hans (1877-1968), 'Venice, Grand Canal,' 1902

W/Clr, 22.5x30cm, est. $7,000 - 11,000


BOYD David (1924-2011), Judge and Angel, 1972
Oil on Canvas, 50.5x60cm, est. $9,000 - 13,000

LONG Sydney (1871-1955), Moonlight, c.1900s
Oil on Board, 23x29.5cm, est. $3,000 - 5,000

LONG Sydney (1871-1955), Lansdowne Bridge, Sydney, c.1920s
Oil on Panel, 30.5x40cm, est. $4,000 - 6,000

CHEVALIER Nicholas (1828-1902), 'Paul do Mar [Madeira]' 1892
W/Clr, 38x54cm est. $2,000 - 4,000


WILSON Dora Lynell (1883-1946), 'Trafalgar Square'
Oil on Canvas, 44.5x39.5cm. est. $4,000 - 7,000

LAGYE Victor (Belgian 1825-1896), Don Quixote
Oil on Panel, 36.5x27cm, est. $1,000 - 3,000

ASHTON Will (1881-1963), Ponte di Rialto - Rialto Bridge, Venice
Oil on Canvas on Board, 36x44cm, est. $4,000 - 7,000

Lot 33: LONG Sydney (1871-1955), Narrabeen Lakes, 1944
Oil on Canvas on Board, 44.5x60cm, est. $5,000-8,000


This well-curated collection has been assembled over several decades and reflects an appreciation of European and Australian traditional works, as well as an interest in the moderns. It is eclectic in terms of media: oils, works on paper, and graphics are all well represented. The works featured here are a small selection of the 50 or so consigned by this vendor.  


Lot 16: JOHNSON Robert (1890-1964), 'Sydney from Balls Head'
Oil on Canvas on Board, 45.5x55.5cm, est. $5,000-8,000

Lot 224: HEYSEN Nora (1911-2003), Still Life with Apples and Pears, 1997
Pastel, 35x42.5cm, est. $5,000-8,000


Lot 29: COBURN, John (1925-2006), 'Guringai', Pastel Diptych, 76x57cm (each sheet) 76x114cm (overall), est. $8,000-12,000

Lot 318: GLEIZES Albert (French 1881-1953), Aladin, 1938
Ink on Paper, 45c27cm, est. $3,000-6,000

Lot 316: LHOTE André (French 1885-1962), Fairground Landscape, c.1925
W/Clr, 46.5x30cm, est. $2,000-4,000

Lot 310: MENPES Mortimer (1855-1938), Santa Maria della Salute, Venice
Etching, 29.5x20.5cm, est. $200-400

Lot 286: WEBER Theodore (German/French 1838-1907), 'Bateaux Quittant Boulogne,' 1877
Oil on Canvas, 32x54cm, est. $1,200-2,000


Lot 4: REES Lloyd (1895-1988), 'Woodford Bay, Lane Cove,' 1941
Oil on Canvas on Board, 24.5x39cm, $12,000-16,000

Sunday, 21st August commencing 12 midday
Thu-Fri 18-19th Aug 10-5; Sat 20th Aug 10-3; sale day from 10am
Level 1, 41-43 Parramatta Rd, Annandale

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