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FREDERICK MCCUBBIN
1855-1917

A Forest Glade 1913

Estimate $500,000 – $700,000

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FREDERICK MCCUBBIN

1855-1917
A Forest Glade 1913

oil on canvas
signed and dated 'Fred McCubbin / 1913' lower right
118 x 92.5 cm

  • Lot Sold $650,000 (Hammer Price)
  • $797,727 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Provenance

Frederick McCubbin, Melbourne
Louis McCubbin, Melbourne, by descent from the above
Magnificent Collection of Pictures, Leonard Joel, Melbourne, 9 June 1932, lot 118
Fine Collection Pictures, Leonard Joel, Melbourne, 30 September 1936, lot 40
Ernest Hughes, Melbourne, until
Authentic Antiques & Art of Canon Hughes, Leonard Joel, Melbourne, 7 October 1937, lot 275
Cyril Steele, Melbourne
Magnificent Collection of Australian Pictures [Estate of the late H. Cyril Steele; Estate of the late Mrs E.C. Traill; and other Estate], Leonard Joel, Melbourne, 3 October 1946, lot 26
Lorna Moffat-Pender, Melbourne
"Court House", 9 Gordon Grove, South Yarra to the order of Mrs I. Moffat-Pender owing to the sale of the property and her early departure for England, Leonard Joel, Melbourne, 19 November 1951, lot 48
Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, acquired from the above, until
Australian + International Art, Deutscher-Menzies, Sydney, 10 March 2004, lot 69, 'The Glade', illustrated
Private Collection, Melbourne, acquired from the above

Exhibited

On long-term loan to Horsham Regional Gallery, Horsham, until November 2020

Literature

Ann Galbally, Frederick McCubbin (rev. ed.), Hutchinson Australia, Melbourne, 1985, p. 154
Lisa Sullivan, Frederick McCubbin: Whisperings in Wattle Boughs, Geelong Gallery, Geelong, 2021, p. 30 (illustrated)

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Important Australian Art

AU0851  |  16 Nov 2021  |  Sydney
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