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SIDNEY NOLAN
1917-1992

Ned Kelly: The Return 1964

Estimate $500,000 – $700,000

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SIDNEY NOLAN

1917-1992
Ned Kelly: The Return 1964

synthetic polymer paint on composition board
signed 'N' lower left; signed and dated '23 Oct 1964 / Nolan' lower right; signed and dated '23 Oct 1964 / Nolan' verso
152.5 x 122 cm

Provenance

Sidney Nolan, London
David Hughes, London
Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne (stock 3263), acquired from the above on 5 December 1972
Private Collection, Melbourne, acquired from the above on 6 August 1973
Paintings, Leonard Joel, Melbourne, 31 July 1990, lot 98, 'Ned Kelly and Mounted Trooper', illustrated
Private Collection, Sydney
Important Australian & International Fine Paintings & Sculpture, Menzies, Sydney, 22 March 2012, lot 41, 'Ned Kelly and Mounted Trooper', illustrated
Private Collection, Melbourne
Australian & International Fine Art & Sculpture, Menzies, Melbourne, 31 October 2013, lot 38, 'Ned Kelly and Mounted Trooper', illustrated Private Collection, Melbourne
Australian & International Fine Art & Sculpture, Menzies, Sydney, 26 March 2015, lot 40, 'Ned Kelly and Mounted Trooper', illustrated Private Collection, Sydney, acquired from the above

Exhibited

(Possibly) Sidney Nolan: Recent Work, Marlborough Fine Art, London, May 1965, no. 30, 'Ned Kelly: The Return'
Autumn Exhibition 1973: Recent Acquisitions, Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne, 26 March - 11 April 1973, no. 46, 'Ned Kelly', illustrated

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