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Collection of Renowned Philanthropist and Patron totals $2,343,651 at Auction24 October 2019
Last night at Sotheby’s Australia, a packed salesroom vied for lots from The Rae Rothfield Collection, setting 46 records and realising a total of $2,343,651. By the end of the auction, 171 lots had sold – achieving a sold rate of by value of 153.35%. (692.9 KB)
Visual Arts Hub | Staff Writer
Sotheby’s Australia has announced that a collection of treasures from the estate of Colleen McCullough will go to auction later this month.
Broadsheet | Caitlyn Batterham
An exhibition of cutting-edge contemporary photography at the Monash Gallery of Art. The Bowness Photography Prize, in conjunction with the MGA Foundation, has been recognising visionary contemporary Australian photographers since 2006.
A Night of Records at Sotheby’s Australia’s Auction of Important Australian Art29 August 2019
Contemporary Masterpieces Lead Sotheby’s Australia’s August Sale of Important Australian Art12 August 2019
Sotheby’s Australia’s forthcoming auction of Important Australian Art will feature ground-breaking canvases from two of Australia’s most renowned contemporary artists – Howard Arkley and Peter Booth. (604.6 KB)
World Class Jewels Dazzle at Sotheby’s Australia8 August 2019
Signed pieces stole the show at last night’s auction of Important Jewels at Sotheby’s Australia. Examples from renowned designers drew competition in the saleroom with bidders vying for significant jewels of all variety, from earrings, necklaces and rings to brooches, cufflinks and watches. (333.8 KB)
Ethel Carrick’s Celebrated Masterpiece Leads Sotheby’s Australia’s August Sale of Important Australi2 August 2019
On the 27 August 2019, Sotheby’s Australia will offer two definitive masterpieces from Ethel Carrick and her husband Emanuel Phillips Fox within Important Australian Art. Carrick’s The Market 1919 is the top lot of the auction and will be offered with the highest estimate ever placed on a single canvas by an Australian female artist. (870.9 KB)
Onle Melbourne | Geelong Gallery
Geelong Gallery is delighted to mark a major acquisition from a private collection via Sotheby's Australia and the return of Edward Fischer's The 1874 Geelong Gold Cup after 145 years.
Time + Tide | Nick Kenyon
Next month, Sotheby’s Australia are hosting their Important Jewels Auction in Melbourne, with a catalogue that includes a small collection of watches ... After passing the catalogue around the office this morning, there are a couple of standout pieces that were T+T team favourites.