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ALBERT NAMATJIRA
1902-1959

Glen Helen Gorge (circa 1945 - 1951)

$38,000–45,000

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© Namatjira Legacy Trust/Copyright Agency, 2020

ALBERT NAMATJIRA

1902-1959
Glen Helen Gorge (circa 1945 - 1951)

watercolour over pencil on paper
signed 'ALBERT NAMATJIRA' lower right
28.8 x 39.4 cm

  • Lot Sold $90,000 (Hammer Price)
  • $112,500 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Provenance

Albert Namatjira, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory
Private Collection, Adelaide, acquired from the above
Private Collection, Adelaide, by descent from the above
Private Collection, New South Wales, by descent from the above

Exhibited

Seeing The Centre: The Art of Albert Namatjira 1902-1959, The Araluen Centre for Arts and Entertainment, Alice Springs, 28 July - 22 September 2002, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, 5 October - 19 January 2003, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 7 March - 4 May 2003, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 24 May - 27 July, 2003, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, 9 August - 2 November 2003

Literature

Alison French, Seeing The Centre: The Art of Albert Namatjira 1902-1959, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, 2002, pp. 89 (illustrated), 163

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