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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, SYDNEY

JUSTIN O'BRIEN
1917-1996

Still Life against a Landscape (1972)

Estimate $70,000 – $90,000

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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, SYDNEY

JUSTIN O'BRIEN

1917-1996
Still Life against a Landscape (1972)

oil on canvas on composition board
signed 'O'BRIEN' upper left
67.5 x 52.5 cm

  • Lot Sold $220,000 (Hammer Price)
  • $268,400 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Provenance

The Macquarie Galleries, Sydney
Private Collection, Sydney, acquired from the above in October 1972

Exhibited

Recent Works by Justin O'Brien, The Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 11-23 October 1972, no. 30

Literature

Nancy Borlase, 'Story-book Worlds', The Bulletin, Sydney, 28 October 1972, p. 47 (illustrated)

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Specialists

Geoffrey Smith

Chairman

Australian & International Art
Melbourne  |  Sydney
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900 or
+61 (0)2 9302 2402
E: Geoffrey Smith

Fiona Hayward

Senior Specialist

Australian & International Art
Melbourne
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900
E: Fiona Hayward

Brett Ballard

Specialist

Australian & International Art
Sydney
T: +61 (0)2 9302 2402
E: Brett Ballard

Important Australian Art

AU0801  |  24 Nov 2015  |  Sydney
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