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ARTHUR STREETON
1867-1943

Evening, Venice (1908)

Estimate $500,000 – $700,000

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ARTHUR STREETON

1867-1943
Evening, Venice (1908)

oil on canvas
signed 'A STREETON' lower left; inscribed 'No. 30' verso
50 x 75.7 cm

  • Lot Sold $825,000 (Hammer Price)
  • $1,012,500 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Provenance

Arthur Streeton, Melbourne
Victorian Artists' Society, Melbourne
Oswald Syme, Melbourne, acquired from the above
Private Collection, Melbourne, by descent from the above
Important Australian Art, Sotheby's Australia (now trading as Smith & Singer), Melbourne, 26 November 2013, lot 10, illustrated
Neville Grace, Sydney, acquired from the above
The Estate of the Late Mr Neville Grace, Sydney
Private Collection, Sydney, by descent from the above

Exhibited

(Possibly) Water Colours and Oils by Arthur Streeton, R.O.I., The Baillie Gallery, London, 1-19 April 1913, no. 18, 'The Lagoon, Evening', £31.10.0
Mr Streeton's Pictures, Victorian Artists' Society Galleries, Melbourne, 5 June 1914, no. 30, 'Evening Venice', £70

Literature

Victoria's Private Art Galleries, Mr. Oswald Syme's Collection', The Age, Melbourne, 28 June 1930, p. 5
Arthur Streeton, The Arthur Streeton Catalogue, Arthur Streeton, Melbourne, 1935, cat. no. 350, 'La Salute, from Riva Schiavonni'
Ann Galbally, Arthur Streeton, Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1969, no. 137, 'La Salute, from the Riva degli Schiavoni'

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Important Australian Art

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