65 - Important Women Artists + Selected Australian and International Fine Art

IMPORTANT WOMEN ARTISTS, PART I: LOTS 1 – 28
1

SYBIL ANDREWS

SPEEDWAY, 1934

colour linocut

32.5 x 23.5 cm (image)
36.5 x 27.0 cm (sheet)

Estimate: 
$50,000 – $70,000
2

ETHEL SPOWERS

THE RAIN CLOUD, 1931

colour linocut

20.5 x 26.0 cm (image)
24.5 x 29.5 cm (sheet)

Estimate: 
$25,000 – $35,000
3

MARGARET PRESTON

AUSTRALIAN GUM BLOSSOMS, 1928

hand-coloured woodcut

27.5 x 26.5 cm (image)
33.0 x 27.5 cm (sheet)

Estimate: 
$25,000 – $35,000
4

MARGARET PRESTON

AUSTRALIAN NATIVE PEAR, ETC, 1942

oil on composition board

50.0 x 40.0 cm

Estimate: 
$80,000 – $120,000
5

NORA HEYSEN

STILL LIFE STUDY, 1931

oil on canvas

51.0 x 61.0 cm

Estimate: 
$60,000 – $80,000
6

VIDA LAHEY

(CARTS IN EAGLE STREET), c.1913

oil on board

39.5 x 49.5 cm

Estimate: 
$40,000 – $60,000
7

VIDA LAHEY

EARLY MORNING, BRISBANE RIVER, 1932

oil on canvas on board

51.5 x 76.5 cm

Estimate: 
$25,000 – $35,000
8

CLARICE BECKETT

THE TAN, SOUTH YARRA, c.1925

oil on board

34.5 x 45.5 cm

Estimate: 
$80,000 – $120,000
9

CLARICE BECKETT

VIEW ACROSS THE YARRA TOWARDS GOVERNMENT HOUSE, c.1931

oil on board

25.5 x 35.5 cm

Estimate: 
$60,000 – $80,000
10

BESSIE DAVIDSON

LECTURE AU JARDIN, c.1935

oil on plywood

94.0 x 114.0 cm

Estimate: 
$280,000 – $350,000
11

HILDA RIX NICHOLAS

LA RÉCUREUSE (THE SCULLERY MAID), c.1914

oil on canvas

59.0 x 46.0 cm

Estimate: 
$25,000 – $35,000
12

JOSEPHINE MUNTZ ADAMS

SELF PORTRAIT, c.1896

oil on canvas

31.0 x 19.0 cm

Estimate: 
$10,000 – $15,000
13

GRACE COSSINGTON SMITH

STILL LIFE WITH CHAIR, 1962

oil on composition board

91.5 x 59.5 cm

Estimate: 
$300,000 – $400,000
14

GRACE COSSINGTON SMITH

SAMUEL MARSDEN AFTER SERVICE AT ST. JOHN’S PARRAMATTA, 1937 – 38

oil on pulpboard

66.0 x 58.5 cm

Estimate: 
$150,000 – $200,000
15

YVONNE AUDETTE

LINES ON THE GREY WALL, 1967

oil on plywood

121.0 x 86.0 cm

Estimate: 
$80,000 – $120,000
16

JOY HESTER

LOVERS WITH ROSE, c.1950

watercolour, pastel, brush and Chinese ink on paper on card

54.0 x 36.5 cm

Estimate: 
$35,000 – $45,000
17

MIRKA MORA

SELF PORTRAITS, 1960

enamel and oil on composition board

61.0 x 137.0 cm

Estimate: 
$50,000 – $70,000
18

NORA HEYSEN

FREESIAS, 1985

oil on canvas

50.0 x 61.0 cm

Estimate: 
$30,000 – $40,000
19

MARGARET OLLEY

STILL LIFE WITH HARBOUR VIEW, c.1995

oil on composition board

68.5 x 91.5 cm

Estimate: 
$70,000 – $90,000
20

CRESSIDA CAMPBELL

JAPANESE PRINT AND CLIVIAS, 2013

watercolour on incised woodblock

146.0 x 95.5 cm

Estimate: 
$180,000 – $240,000
21

CRESSIDA CAMPBELL

CRUCIFIX ORCHIDS, 2002

watercolour on incised woodblock

44.0 x 66.0 cm

Estimate: 
$45,000 – $65,000
22

ROSALIE GASCOIGNE

TARTAN, 1998

sawn, painted and stencilled wood from cable reels on board

91.0 x 93.0 cm

Estimate: 
$90,000 – $120,000
23

TRACEY MOFFATT

SOMETHING MORE #3, 1989

Cibachrome photograph

98.0 x 127.0 cm (image)
100.0 x 131.0 cm (sheet)

Estimate: 
$18,000 – $25,000
24

EMILY KAME KNGWARREYE

UNTITLED (YAM), 1996

synthetic polymer paint on linen

151.0 x 122.5 cm

Estimate: 
$120,000 – $160,000
25

MIRDIDINGKINGATHI JUWARNDA SALLY GABORI

DIBIRDIBI COUNTRY, 2011

synthetic polymer paint on linen

151.0 x 198.0 cm

Estimate: 
$40,000 – $60,000
26

KUTUWULUMI PURAWARRUMPATU (KITTY KANTILLA)

UNTITLED, 1998

natural earth pigments and synthetic binder on canvas

92.0 x 79.0 cm

Estimate: 
$30,000 – $40,000
27

BRONWYN OLIVER

LUNAR, 2001

copper on a wooden plinth

28.5 cm height

Estimate: 
$65,000 – $85,000
28

INGE KING

PEGASUS, 1991

polychrome steel

124.0 cm height

Estimate: 
$45,000 – $65,000
PROPERTY OF VARIOUS VENDORS: LOTS 29 – 73
29

HORACE PAYNE ELLIS

WOOLLOOMOOLOO BAY, c.1838

oil on cedar panel

30.0 x 40.5 cm

Estimate: 
$60,000 – $80,000
30

CHARLES CONDER

THE THREE COWS, 1889

oil on cedar panel

23.0 x 10.5 cm (irreg.)

Estimate: 
$350,000 – $450,000
32

CHARLES CONDER

DOROTHY - DAUGHTER OF JOHN STEVENS ESQ, 1890

oil on canvas

35.5 x 18.5 cm

Estimate: 
$150,000 – $200,000
33

ARTHUR STREETON

CAIRO, STREET SCENE, 1898

watercolour on paper

47.0 x 20.5 cm

Estimate: 
$30,000 – $40,000
34

RUPERT BUNNY

THE ARTIST'S SISTER ANNETTE, 1890

oil on panel

25.0 x 16.0 cm

Estimate: 
$35,000 – $45,000
35

GEORGE LAMBERT

DOÑA SOL, 1910

oil on canvas 

127.5 x 102.0 cm

Estimate: 
$150,000 – $250,000
36

ARTHUR STREETON

THE CENTRE OF THE EMPIRE, 1902

oil on canvas

122.5 x 122.5 cm

Estimate: 
$1,200,000 – $1,600,000
37

TOM ROBERTS

SUMMER AFTERNOON, c.1919

oil on cedar panel

20.5 x 12.0 cm

Estimate: 
$60,000 – $80,000
38

TOM ROBERTS

WINTER, ENGLAND, c.1920

oil on canvas on plywood

43.5 x 34.5 cm

Estimate: 
$70,000 – $90,000
39

RUPERT BUNNY

RENCONTRE DANS LE PARC OR DANS L’ALLÉE, c.1912 – 13

oil on canvas 

73.0 x 60.0 cm

Estimate: 
$120,000 – $160,000
40

RUPERT BUNNY

FEBRUARY, CAVALAIRE, c.1910

oil on canvas on composition board 

50.0 x 61.0 cm

Estimate: 
$80,000 – $120,000
42

WALTER SICKERT R.A.

BON QUOI?, c.1921 – 22

oil on canvas

60.5 x 50.5 cm

Estimate: 
$120,000 – $150,000
43

EMANUEL PHILLIPS FOX

ON THE MOLO, VENICE (VERSO: LANDSCAPE), 1907

oil on wood

16.0 x 22.0 cm

Estimate: 
$20,000 – $30,000
44

FREDERICK McCUBBIN

COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE, c.1915

oil on canvas board

25.5 x 35.5 cm

Estimate: 
$40,000 – $60,000
45

ERIC WILSON

A STREET IN PARIS, c.1942

oil on composition board

79.0 x 64.0 cm

Estimate: 
$40,000 – $60,000
46

ERIC WILSON

YABTREE HILLS, WANTABADGERY, 1946

oil on canvas board

40.5 x 50.5 cm

Estimate: 
$20,000 – $30,000
PROPERTY OF VARIOUS VENDORS: LOTS 47 – 73
47

ELIOTH GRUNER

VALLEY NEAR BAIRNSDALE, 1930

oil on canvas on board

30.0 x 40.5 cm

Estimate: 
$25,000 – $35,000
48

ARTHUR BOYD

SANTA GERTRUDIS BULL, 1950

oil and tempera on composition board

83.5 x 122.0 cm

Estimate: 
$200,000 – $300,000
49

JOHN PERCEVAL

OAKLEIGH LANDSCAPE, 1946

oil on canvas on cardboard

65.5 x 69.0 cm

Estimate: 
$60,000 – $80,000
50

ARTHUR BOYD

MAN CLEARING LAND, HARKAWAY, 1949

oil on board

39.5 x 52.5 cm

Estimate: 
$60,000 – $80,000
51

CHARLES BLACKMAN

SCHOOLGIRL WAVING, 1953

oil and tempera on composition board

76.0 x 63.0 cm

Estimate: 
$140,000 – $180,000
52

CHARLES BLACKMAN

SLEEPING FIGURE, 1959

oil on composition board

90.0 x 120.5 cm

Estimate: 
$150,000 – $200,000
53

IAN FAIRWEATHER

COMPOSITION, c.1960 – 61

synthetic polymer paint and gouache on paper on composition board

65.5 x 101.0 cm

Estimate: 
$100,000 – $140,000
54

GUY GREY-SMITH

IRONSTONE RIDGE, 1978

oil and beeswax emulsion on muslin on composition board

122.0 x 93.0 cm

Estimate: 
$40,000 – $60,000
55

CLEMENT MEADMORE

MEDITATION, 1974

bronze

99.0 cm height

Estimate: 
$90,000 – $120,000
56

JOHN OLSEN

SQUID IN ITS OWN INK, 2015

oil on linen

169.5 x 180.0 cm

Estimate: 
$200,000 – $300,000
57

JOHN OLSEN

YOUNG GIRAFFE

watercolour and pastel on paper

96.0 x 70.0 cm

Estimate: 
$45,000 – $65,000
58

LIN ONUS

REFLECTIONS (BARMAH FOREST), 1994 – 95

synthetic polymer paint on canvas

182.0 x 182.0 cm

Estimate: 
$300,000 – $400,000
59

BEN QUILTY

PORTRAIT OF JIMMY MARCOOLA, 2005

synthetic polymer paint on canvas

40.0 x 30.0 cm

Estimate: 
$25,000 – $35,000
60

BEN QUILTY

PORTRAIT OF HELEN MARCOOLA, 2005

synthetic polymer paint on canvas

40.0 x 30.0 cm

Estimate: 
$25,000 – $35,000
61

BEN QUILTY

THE LOT NO.1, 2010

oil on canvas

60.0 x 70.0 cm

Estimate: 
$35,000 – $45,000
62

MICHAEL COOK

OBJECT, 2014

suite of five inkjet prints
Epson Ultra Chrome K3 inks on Hahnemuhle Photo Rag Bright White 310 gsm paper

100.0 x 70.0 cm prints 1,2,4 and 5, 100.0 x 140.0 cm print 3

Estimate: 
$30,000 – $40,000 (5)
63

BILL HENSON

UNTITLED 1983/84, 1983-1984

triptych
printed 2021
archival pigment inkjet prints

75.5 x 62.5 cm (each, image)
100.0 x 80.0 cm (each, sheet)

Estimate: 
$30,000 – $50,000 (3)
64

BILL HENSON

UNTITLED #15, 2001

Type C photograph

104.5 x 154.0 cm (image)
125.5 x 173.0 cm (sheet)

Estimate: 
$20,000 – $30,000
65

GORDON BENNETT

NOTES TO BASQUIAT: CUT THE CIRCLE II, 2001

synthetic polymer paint on linen

152.0 x 182.5 cm

Estimate: 
$80,000 – $100,000
66

BROOK ANDREW

SEXY AND DANGEROUS II, 1997

printed 2006
duraclear print on Perspex

144.5 x 108.0 cm

Estimate: 
$25,000 – $35,000
67

BANKSY

HAPPY CHOPPERS, 2003

colour screenprint

70.0 x 50.0 cm (sheet)

Estimate: 
$70,000 – $90,000
68

REKO RENNIE

UNTITLED (RED), 2012

synthetic polymer paint on linen

100.5 x 84.5 cm

Estimate: 
$8,000 – $12,000
69

REKO RENNIE

UNTITLED (ORANGE)

synthetic polymer paint on linen

83.5 x 122.0 cm

Estimate: 
$10,000 – $15,000
70

HOWARD ARKLEY

STUDY FOR CHAIR TABLEAU, BLUE X, 1980 – 81

synthetic polymer paint on canvas

120.0 x 90.0 cm

Estimate: 
$25,000 – $35,000
71

LYNN CHADWICK

SITTING FIGURES IN ROBES II, 1980

bronze figures on a bronze base  

26.5 x 31.5 x 28.5 cm (including base)

Estimate: 
$80,000 – $100,000 (3)
72

PAUL AUGUSTIN AÏZPIRI

LANDSCAPE WITH PALMS

oil on canvas

81.5 x 100.0 cm

Estimate: 
$18,000 – $25,000
73

PABLO PICASSO

JACQUELINE AU BANDEAU III, 1962

linocut on paper

34.5 x 26.5 cm (image)
48.0 x 35.0 cm (sheet)

Estimate: 
$15,000 – $20,000
75

DAVID LaCHAPELLE

INFLATABLES: WONDERBREAD, 2002

Chromogenic print mounted on Diasec

152.0 x 112.0 cm

Estimate: 
$20,000 – $30,000
76

ZHANG HUAN

TO ADD ONE METER TO AN ANONYMOUS MOUNTAIN, 1995

silver gelatin photograph

100.0 x 150.5 cm

Estimate: 
$12,000 – $18,000
77

VIK MUNIZ

MINOTAUR AFTER GEORGE FREDERICK WATTS (FROM PICTURES OF JUNK), 2006

Type C print

127.0 x 101.5 cm (sight)

Estimate: 
$20,000 – $30,000
78

YINKA SHONIBARE CBE

FOOD FAERIE, 2010

fiberglass mannequin, Dutch wax printed cotton, leather, artificial fruit and goose feathers

111.0 x 122.0 x 85.0 cm

Estimate: 
$200,000 – $300,000
79

PETER BOOTH

UNTITLED, 2007

oil on linen

117.0 x 198.0 cm

Estimate: 
$90,000 – $120,000
80

JENNY WATSON

YOU BUTE COUNTRY, 2003

i. oil on linen
ii. oil on Thai silk

i. 204.0 x 208.5 cm
ii. 25.5 x 20.5 cm

Estimate: 
$20,000 – $30,000 (2)
81

CALLUM MORTON

COVER UP #1, 2012

polyurethane resin, wood, synthetic polymer paint

200.0 x 118.0 x 10.0 cm

Estimate: 
$25,000 – $35,000
82

PATRICIA PICCININI

RADIAL, 2005

fibreglass, automotive paint and stainless steel 

71.0 x 62.0 x 22.0 cm

Estimate: 
$15,000 – $25,000
83

DAVID NOONAN

UNTITLED, 2009

screen printed jute on plywood and steel base

122.0 x 86.0 x 7.5 cm

Estimate: 
$8,000 – $12,000
84

ERNESTO CAIVANO

SUSPENSION OF ELEMENTS (A KIND OF REASSEMBLY), 2009

ink and graphite on paper

46.5 x 115.0 cm

Estimate: 
$8,000 – $12,000
85

STIEG PERSSON

ALSACE, 2008

oil and metallic paint on linen

213.0 x 153.0 cm

Estimate: 
$5,000 – $8,000
86

JULES OLITSKI

BROKEN ANGELS, 1988

synthetic polymer paint and enamel on Plexiglass

57.0 x 77.5 cm

Estimate: 
$5,000 – $8,000
PROPERTY OF VARIOUS VENDORS: LOTS 87 – 97
87

GARRY SHEAD

THE OBSERVERS, 2005

oil on Belgian linen

137.5 x 182.5 cm

Estimate: 
$140,000 – $180,000
88

TIM STORRIER

AUTUMN NIGHT, 2009

oil on linen

122.0 x 244.0 cm

Estimate: 
$120,000 – $160,000
89

RAY CROOKE

FIJIANS, c.1980

oil on linen

122.0 x 182.5 cm

Estimate: 
$45,000 – $65,000
90

SIDNEY NOLAN

LANDSCAPE, 1966

oil on composition board

122.5 x 122.5 cm

Estimate: 
$60,000 – $80,000
91

SALI HERMAN

THE WHITE HOUSE, 1949

oil on canvas

51.5 x 76.5 cm

Estimate: 
$15,000 – $20,000
92

LLOYD REES

WESTERN END OF GOAT ISLAND, SYDNEY HARBOUR, 1933

pencil on paper

16.5 x 28.0 cm (sight)

Estimate: 
$15,000 – $20,000
93

RUSSELL DRYSDALE

HEAD OF A BOY, 1950

oil on plywood

20.0 x 14.5 cm

Estimate: 
$35,000 – $45,000
94

JOHN COBURN

THE PASSION, 1958

oil on composition board

122.5 x 167.5 cm

Estimate: 
$40,000 – $60,000
95

LEONARD FRENCH

FAÇADE, 1981

from the DARK CIRCUS series
enamel on hessian on board

60.5 x 122.0 cm

Estimate: 
$18,000 – $25,000
96

CHARLES BLACKMAN

FIGURES IN LANDSCAPE, 1965

oil on canvas board

45.5 x 60.0 cm

Estimate: 
$15,000 – $20,000
97

NOEL COUNIHAN

FITZROY CHARACTERS, 1966

oil on composition board

90.0 x 113.0 cm

Estimate: 
$20,000 – $30,000
Important Women Artists, PART II: LOTS 98 - 110
98

FLORENCE JANE HAYWARD

ELTHAM, c.1901

oil on canvas

33.0 x 46.0 cm

Estimate: 
$4,000 – $6,000
99

FLORENCE JANE HAYWARD

HEIDELBERG, c.1898

oil on academy board

20.0 x 45.5 cm

Estimate: 
$3,000 – $4,000
100

JOSEPHINE MUNTZ ADAMS

RECLINING NUDE

oil on canvas on composition board

39.5 x 61.5 cm

Estimate: 
$10,000 – $15,000
101

NORA HEYSEN

VASE OF FLOWERS, c.1940s

oil on canvas

45.0 x 40.0 cm

Estimate: 
$25,000 – $35,000
102

KATE O'CONNOR

LUXEMBOURG GARDENS, PARIS, GIRL SKETCHING, c.1917-23

oil on board

42.5 x 59.5 cm

Estimate: 
$14,000 – $18,000
103

BESSIE DAVIDSON

GRENOBLE, 1955

oil on board

34.5 x 41.0 cm

Estimate: 
$16,000 – $20,000
104

MARGARET PRESTON

WEAVER'S COTTAGE, BILBURY, 1916

watercolour and charcoal on paper

26.5 x 29.5 cm

Estimate: 
$8,000 – $12,000
105

CLARICE BECKETT

THE LITTLE BATHER

oil on board

17.5 x 24.0 cm

Estimate: 
$20,000 – $30,000
106

MARGARET PRESTON

BEYOND BROKEN HILL NSW, 1949

colour monotype

28.5 x 32.5 cm (image)
42.0 x 38.0 cm (sheet)

Estimate: 
$15,000 – $20,000
107

MARI FUNAKI

LIDDED CONTAINER, 1993

heat blackened mild steel

30.5 x 21.5 x 5.0 cm

 

Estimate: 
$10,000 – $15,000
108

BRONWYN OLIVER

SPIRAL II, 1988

Nos 5 & 6 from the SPIRAL II series of eight impressions
emboss of copper sculpture on paper

65.0 x 50.0 cm (each sheet)

Estimate: 
$10,000 – $15,000 (2)
109

ELISABETH CUMMINGS

ALONG THE TRACK, 1994

oil on canvas

84.0 x 91.5 cm

Estimate: 
$15,000 – $20,000
110

CRISS CANNING

GUM BLOSSOM, 1990

oil on canvas

65.0 x 75.0 cm

Estimate: 
$18,000 – $24,000
PROPERTY OF VARIOUS VENDORS: LOTS 111 – 125
111

HENRY JAMES JOHNSTONE

TWILIGHT, RIVER GOULBURN, VICTORIA, 1878

oil on canvas

26.0 x 51.0 cm

Estimate: 
$8,000 – $12,000
112

ATTRIBUTED TO JOSEPH BACKLER

HORSES AND CATTLE WITH ABORIGINAL STATION HAND, WELLWOOD FARM, ORANGE, NSW, c.1840 – 1850

oil on canvas

64.0 x 91.5 cm

Estimate: 
$20,000 – $30,000
113

ALBERT HENRY FULLWOOD

THE CAMP, c.1890

oil on panel

18.5 x 36.0 cm

Estimate: 
$8,000 – $12,000
114

PENLEIGH BOYD

PORTSEA, 1920

oil on board

40.5 x 21.5 cm

Estimate: 
$18,000 – $24,000
115

JOHN LLEWELYN JONES

THE MUSIC ROOM, c.1898

oil on canvas

31.0 x 25.5 cm

Estimate: 
$5,000 – $8,000
116

HAROLD SEPTIMUS POWER

SPANIEL, c.1935

oil on canvas

51.0 x 66.0 cm

Estimate: 
$5,000 – $7,000
117

FREDERICK MARRIOTT

A SPRING FESTIVAL, 1899

oil on canvas

92.5 x 184.0 cm

Estimate: 
$15,000 – $25,000
118

ALBERT HENRY FULLWOOD

CIRCULAR QUAY, c.1890

watercolour on paper

26.0 x 42.5 cm

Estimate: 
$5,000 – $8,000
119

ARTHUR STREETON

POSILLIPO, 1897

watercolour on paper

25.0 x 45.0 cm

Estimate: 
$9,000 – $12,000
120

JOHN LLEWELLYN JONES

FARMHOUSE ON THE HILL, c.1890s

oil on board

20.5 x 25.5 cm

Estimate: 
$5,000 – $8,000
121

WILL ASHTON

FIGURES IN A PARK

oil on canvas

25.5 x 34.5 cm

Estimate: 
$3,500 – $5,500
122

ELIOTH GRUNER

GREY DAY, SYDNEY HARBOUR, c.1913

oil on plywood

10.5 x 23.0 cm

Estimate: 
$8,000 – $12,000
123

LOUIS BUVELOT

YOU YANGS LANDSCAPE

oil on board

20.5 x 30.5 cm

Estimate: 
$8,000 – $12,000
124

LOUIS BUVELOT

THE TREE

watercolour on paper

34.0 x 24.0 cm (sight)

Estimate: 
$6,000 – $9,000
125

FREDERICK McCUBBIN

A VIEW OF MELBOURNE FROM THE RIVER, c.1885

pencil and ink on paper

20.5 x 31.5 cm (sheet)

Estimate: 
$7,000 – $10,000